Colorful beetle find earns Fairbanks boy special title of 'collector'

FAIRBANKS - Eleven-year-old Caleb Seekins loves bugs.So he is pretty excited to now be listed as "collector" on a special insect now part of the collection at the University of Alaska Museum of the North.Seekins found a "Carabus vietinghoffi...
Police and Fire for Thursday, Dec. 25 was later located and the call was cancelled.Theft? At 9:25 a.m. Tuesday, JPD received a report that several collector coins were stolen from the estate of a deceased person in the 4100 block of Aspen Avenue. The report was investigated, and...
Hot Wheels collector shares toys

...200, but Flores was sending them all for free.Despite the chance to cash in on the collectibles, the 46-year-old collector who is widely known in online Hot Wheels collectors circles as "Big Frosty" says he does it for fun, hoping to share what...
Collector remembers moments in figurines

...arranges them in china cabinets, lines them up atop cupboards and poses them in the hall. Bowler is a Precious Moments collector, endowing each bisque porcelain figurine with connections to her life and faith: her relationship with her husband Bruce...
Collector robbed graves; preserved Native art

...Thornton Emmons is closely tied to collections of Tlingit artifacts in museums from Chicago to New York. The 19th-century collector is notorious for robbing Native graves in Alaska. However, his extensive collections of Tlingit art and artifacts saved...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Collector teen discovers bar of silver 6/20/97

June 20, 1997 Back to June calendar Back to archive page Home Friday, June 20, 1997 Collector teen discovers bar of silver Last modified at 1:03 p.m. on Friday, June 20, 1997 By KAREN AHO THE FAIRBANKS...
K3 used record, CD and video sale to be held Saturday

Whether you're a collector, audiophile, movie fan, or just trying to organize your life, the K3 Used Record, CD & Video Sale has something for you...
Auctioneer with rare $5 bill duped in other case historical bank notes he stole from the estate of a collector.Fairbanks police say Heritage Auctions pulled the bills...president.Holton also approached a South Carolina antique money collector and dealer, who expressed interest, but lost communications...
When auction house looks to Tlingit art, the sacred goes on sale

...exists supports this. But since it is being sold by a private collector, repatriation is not an option."I think it's a distinctive...object like this Kiks.adi clan hat is simple for a wealthy collector, but it's much more difficult for a tribal organization...
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Empire Editorial: Restoring history requires many small steps

...repatriation efforts by bidding on art objects that become available through foreign auctions.Rather than send the art to a private collector, the foundation sends the art back to the clan, tribe or group it belongs to.This is a noble effort and one we'd like...


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