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Wearable Art of Place: Regalia

...a Coho hat from the Outwards House, and a button blanket owned by Kunz' wife, Percy, beaded by Kunz' mother, Cecilia. Kunz himself wore a century old beaded moose hide shirt once owned by James Willard of Klukwan.Many of the other items...
Eagle and Raven totem poles to be raised Monday

...was constructed in the 1970s as a community center, and in 2000, Tlingit elder and longtime neighborhood resident Cecilia Kunz (Ed Kunz' mother) renamed it Gajaa Hit, or "safe place to land."The Gajaa Hit totem pole project is a collaboration...
Hands-on learning

...Tlingit summer fish camp. The building was constructed in the 1970s as a community center, and in 2000, Tlingit elder Cecilia Kunz renamed it Gajaa Hit, or "safe place to land."To find out more, visit
Carving of first Gajaa Hit pole nearly complete

...In 2000, it was renamed Gajaa Hit, or "safe place to land," by Tlingit elder and longtime neighborhood resident Cecilia Kunz.Carving of the poles is being funded through a National Endowment for the Arts Our Town grant.For more information...
Neighbors Briefs

Potlatch for Cecilia Kunz Donations are being sought for the upcoming potlatch celebrating the life and accomplishments of Cecilia Kunz. Please help us with any of the following: deer meat, seal (whole...
Photo: A song for Cecilia Kunz

Cecilia Kunz is serenaded by friends and family during a potlatch in her honor last week at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Kunz has been a Native leader and active in the cause of Native civil rights as a member of the Alaska Native Sisterhood. | | |
An early leader

...and is labeled "Yees Gaa Nalx (Chief Kowee)". However, prominent members of the local Native community, Ed and Cecilia Kunz, advised the museum in the early 1980s that this is actually a photograph of Cecilia's grandfather, also named Yees...
Martin, Kunz; Kunz, McGhee wed

...Martin, Edward Kunz Jr., Micalyne Kunz and Dale McGhee partake in a double wedding on Feb. 2 at the family home of Cecilia Kunz (deceased), Micalyne's grandmother and Edward's mother. The Rev. Jerry Bennett, associate pastor of The Church...
Women of Juneau photos exhibited

...The display includes portraits of Elizabeth Peratrovich and her daughter Loretta, Dale De Armond, Francis Davis and Cecilia Kunz. Renee Guerin and friends will talk about some of the women in this exhibit from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday. Marjorie...
Thank you

...participated, especially: Kathy Ruddy, Bob Rose, Rachel Baker, Ricky Deising, Mike Sakarias, Helen Sarabia, Cecilia Kunz, Walter Soboleff, Irene Lempe, Margaret Osborne, Tlingit Gospel Singers, Mitch Franseth, Perseverance Theatre...


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