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Teri Rofkar to be awarded honorary doctorate by UAS

...Museum of the North in Fairbanks, the Sitka National Historical Park, the Peabody Essex Museum in Massachusetts, the Field Museum in Chicago, the American Museum of Natural History in New York, Spirit Wrestlers Gallery in Vancouver, B.C...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-11-4
Art
Fairbanks museum adds Alaska-only beetle to collection

...Sikes said.The larva may be the subject of further study, he said. Alfred Newton, a visiting curator from the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, confirmed this week it was Chionotyphlus alaskensis larva."Prior efforts to collect...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-22/fairbanks-museum-adds-alaska-only-beetl
State
Hunsaker's 'North End of the World'

...obscurity and then disappeared from view. In 1947 a partial copy was found in a dumpster in Chicago and given to the Field Museum. In 1973, the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture's Bill Holm and George Quimby reedited the original reels and...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-01-10/hunsakers-north-end-world
Art
Native shaman items returned

...of Emmons' items are at the National Museum of the American Indian, the American Museum of Natural History and the Field Museum in Chicago, Jacobs said. One of Kaawa.ée's masks was returned a few years ago from the National Museum of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060206/loc_20060602018.shtml
News
Tlingit history heads home

...people are expected to attend the gathering, Dundas Shields said. A 26-foot Neix.adi totem pole from Chicago's Field Museum was placed in a special crate and shipped across the country by truck the first week of July. The pole has been a part...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071501/Loc_TlingitHistory.shtml
Local
Alaska Briefs

...normally ascribe only to males. Sue is named after Susan Hendrickson, who found the fossil in South Dakota in 1990. The Field Museum of Chicago, Sue's caretaker, supplies two replicas for traveling exhibits.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100703/sta_briefs.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...from the National Museum of the American Indian (New York City) to Cornell University (Ithaca, N.Y.), from the Field Museum (Chicago) to the Burke (Seattle). Next July, PBS is planning to film at Cape Fox as it makes a documentary about...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080600/Loc_grants.shtml
Totem pole combines tradition, new style

...15-foot totem pole that marries traditional carving styles with contemporary techniques was erected Monday at The Field Museum, replacing a pole that was returned to an Alaska tribe. Sound off on the important issues at The new totem pole was...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040307/sta_20070403010.shtml
News
Totem pole to be raised at museum in Chicago

...14-footer, will be raised at the Field Museum in Chicago. The Jacksons were...manager for exhibitions at the Field Museum, said that Nathan and Stephen...commissioned to replace one the Field Museum returned to the Cape Fox Natives...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031207/sta_20070312008.shtml
News
A voice for the next generation

...theater. Two years ago, she co-founded Raven's Voice, a Native theater company that recently performed at the Field Museum in Chicago. ``She's a highly contemporary person who relies heavily on her traditions. Raven's Voice is traditional...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061600/Loc_color.html
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