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Photo: Moving Sealaska's treasures

Chuck Smythe, Culture and History Director for the Sealaska Heritage Institute, watches Jon Loring, left, place a spruce root basket from...
SHI gets surprise donation

...reached out to SHI and spoke with Worl, Archivist and Collections Manager Zachary Jones and History and Culture Director Chuck Smythe."We worked out a plan to repatriate the panel back to Sealaska Heritage Institute," Laumen said. "The provenance...
SHI aims to rebuild stocks to culturally, archaeologically indicated levels at historical locations

...number of years of strong return before we contemplate a fishery," he said. Herring revitalization and reintroduction Chuck Smythe, the director of Sealaska Heritage Institute's culture and history department, is spearheading an effort to reintroduce...
SHI to sponsor lecture on new research on ancient herring populations on them dates only to the mid 1900s, so her research will give a much clearer historical picture, said Dr. Chuck Smythe, director of SHI's Culture and History Department, in a release. The study may be an invaluable tool to improve...
Ancient herring may hold clues to current resource management

...hold the solution to improve resource management of herring fisheries. The lecture is free but attendees are welcome to donate to the construction of the Walter Soboleff Center. For more information, contact Chuck Smythe at 586-9282.
Clarence Jackson's Speech from Celebration 2002

...are presented as continuous texts. Thanks to Keri Eggleston and Xh'unei Twitchell for editing the Tlingit texts, Chuck Smythe for formatting suggestions and proofing the English, and the Sealaska Heritage Institute Archives for preserving this...
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Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...Wallace Marvin in memory on grandparents John Marvin and Lillian Pratt-Marvin, Charlie Bobb and Elsie Mercer; Chuck Smythe in memory of Clarence Jackson; Ed and Cathy Thomas in memory of Clarence Jackson; Edwina White and her daughters...
Herring return to Auke Bay

...we can't fully explain." Return to the pastSealaska Heritage Institute Director of Culture and History Department Chuck Smythe said Auke Bay used to host the largest herring run in the area.Sunshine Cove and Eagle Beach also got large numbers...
Dauenhauer: 'Songs of vision and experience'

...Foundation in 1981. Dauenhauer served as Director of Language and Cultural Studies at SHI (then SHF) from 1983 to 1997. Chuck Smythe, cultural anthropologist and director of the Culture and History Department at SHI, said their approach to learning...
Celebration kicks off this week in 30th year

...Bronze ($500-$999): Afognak Native Corporation, Alaska Litho, ALS Group USA, Byron and Antoinette Mallott, Chuck Smythe, Delta Western, Inc., Diversified, Driftwood Lodge, Eagle Capital Management, LLC, First National Bank, Huna...


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