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Legislative centennial celebrations kick off

...hors d'oeuvres and socialized."Just imagine, here we are in this room, in this building, where the First (Territorial) Legislature met 100 years ago," Stevens said. "Think about this room. The same floor, the same walls, probably...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-04/legislative-centennial-celebrations-kic
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Three things to watch for in the Legislature

...Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission.Centennial CelebrationSunday marked the 100th anniversary of when the first territorial legislature convened. Events are planned, including a panel discussion on "Leading Women in Alaska's Political History...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-04/three-things-watch-legislature
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Architect presents 'A History of the Capitol Building'

...presented by historian Beverly Beeton, and a reenactment by local actors and legislative staff of the First Territorial Legislature's convening and the passage of women's suffrage took place in the evening.? Contact reporter Mark...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-04/architect-presents-history-capitol-buil
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Legislative centennial deemed a success

...presentations and even a reenactment of the First Territorial Legislature, for which Lamkin put together the script...reception Sunday, 100 years to the day after the First Territorial Legislature convened for the first time in the Elks Lodge...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-07/legislative-centennial-deemed-success
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This Day in History

...the first Mount Marathon race was held in Seward. In 1913, the Alaska Pioneers' Home law, enacted by the First Territorial Legislature, became effective. In 1986, the Northwest Arctic Borough was officially dedicated. In the nation In 1776...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070404/sta_history.shtml
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This Day in History

...the first Mt. Marathon race was held in Seward. In 1913, the Alaska Pioneers' Home law, enacted by the First Territorial Legislature, became effective. In 1986, the Northwest Arctic Borough was officially dedicated. In the nation In 1776...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070405/sta_20050704010.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1880, Arthur G. Shoup, author of the women's suffrage bill in the first Territorial Legislature, was born in Idaho. In 1954, Elana France of Fairbanks won a drawing at the Seattle Boat Show. Her prize was an 18-foot-long...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112702/loc_historyday.shtml
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Museum to host legislative centennial presentation

...Juneau and Douglas from 1913 to 1959.Alaska was organized as a territory in 1912, with voters electing the First Territorial Legislature that November. The Legislature met for the first time in 1913 - an event commemorated earlier this month...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-03-28
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This Day in History

...1910, The Alaska Citizen was established in Fairbanks. In 1913, Congress reduced the appropriation for the First Territorial Legislature to $46,260. Half the money was for legislators' salaries. In 1973, voters went to the polls in a special...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030607/sta_20070306019.shtml
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History trumps rhetoric

...in at Sitka, put the capital in his pocket and took it on the next mail boat to Juneau. Starting with the First Territorial Legislature in 1913, there have been efforts to move the capital westward but Juneau had a lock on it because of its...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022705/opi_20050227019.shtml
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