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Off the Beaten Path: Kayaking the east side of Lynn Canal from Berners Bay to Haines

...glowing beneath a triangular mountain. The lighthouse's history is tainted by the tragedy of the passenger ship the Clara Nevada. In 1898, the ship, carrying an illegal load of dynamite, ran aground on the rocky islet. It burst into flames and...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-04-25/beaten-path-kayaking-east-side-lynn-
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Sophia lingers in paintings, books, video and dive site

Of the four wrecks near Juneau - the Clara Nevada, the Princess Sophia, Islander and the Princess May - the Sophia has captured the most attention, and its memory lingers on...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060803/sta_sophiaside.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1898, the steamer Clara Nevada blew up near Eldred Rock in Lynn Canal. All aboard died. In 1930, a post office was established at Port Agassiz near Petersburg...

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This Day in History

In Alaska ? In 1898, The steamer Clara Nevada blew up near Eldred Rock in Lynn Canal. All aboard were lost. ? In 1930, A post office was established at Port Agassiz near...

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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1898, the steamer Clara Nevada blew up near Eldred Rock in Lynn Canal. All aboard were lost. In 1930, a post office was established at Port Agassiz near Petersburg...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020506/sta_20060205011.shtml
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Pioneers dealt with disasters as Southeast grew

...where capital punishment was meted out in the early days. Forty lives were lost when, in February 1898, the steamer Clara Nevada burned and sank in the Lynn Canal. The Nevada left Skagway on Feb. 5, and when the Islander, which arrived from...

http://juneauempire.com/alaska/2011-05-07/pioneers-dealt-disasters-southeast-gre
Read Alaska

...melt and thereby initiate the change of seasons. "The Clara Nevada: Gold, Greed, Murder and Alaska's Inside Passage," by Steven C. LeviThe Clara Nevada, the Klondike Gold Rush-era steamer, sank on February...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-07-27
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Alaska on the page

...with a rumored $3 million in gold on board."The Clara Nevada: Gold, Greed, Murder and Alaska's Inside Passage...historian Levi pieces together the true account of the Clara Nevada, a steamer that sank in Lynn Canal in 1898, in an...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-12-15/alaska-page
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Chamber music, shipwreck tales on cruise

...She's developed a melodrama on the mystery of the Clara Nevada, that struck Eldred around the turn of the century...Anchorage will bring underwater videos of dives on the Clara Nevada. "He's the state expert on shipwrecks and he'll...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/052302/thi_cruise.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...most famous local wrecks, the Princess Sophia (1918) and the Princess Kathleen (1952). He will also discuss the Clara Nevada, the Islander and the Princess May. "Native Culture and Its Interpretation" will be presented Wednesday by authors...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050601/Loc_History.shtml

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