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Five-year exhibit at Penn Museum features Southeast Tlingit contributors

...Teri Rofkar, Tommy Joseph, Nick Galanin and Chuck Miller, of Sitka; and Nora Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer, Harold Jacobs, Clarissa Rizal, Rico Worl and Sealaska Heritage Institute of Juneau. Rofkar also served as a content advisor to...
Khaach.adi clan hat returns home yei at yatee, oo awdudlixhaaji xhooni khaa, heinaxh khaa geidei yaxh ghaagoot," Cultural Resource Specialist Harold Jacobs said during the repatriation ceremony. The words translate to: "Life should be this way, that a relative you've...
Alaska Native military service recognized

...their father."My dad and his brother joined the Navy two days after Pearl Harbor - neither had basic training," Harold Jacobs said. "All they used was the Tlingit language to communicate with each other."Jeff David Sr., Richard Bean Sr...
Tlingit clan hat sells for $365,000

...Organizers of the effort included Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska cultural resources specialist Harold Jacobs, Hoyt, Ishmael Angaluuk Hope, Wrangell Kiks.adi leader Richard Rinehart and more. In the span of about one week...
'Sharing Our Knowledge' Tlingit conference to be held Nov. 6-10

...Also on the organizational committee are Nora and Richard Dauenhauer, Steve Henrikson, Ishmael Hope, Marsha Hotch, Harold Jacobs, Sergei Kan, Dionne Cadiente-Laiti and Lance Twitchell.For more, go to
A bridge between generations: Cyril George remembered try."George's daughter, Roberta Jack, said she was grateful to Hope, Ruddy and Twitchell, along with Harold Jacobs and many others, for the kindness and love they showed her father after he left Angoon."When he left Angoon, we...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...copies are a form of flattery By Harold Jacobs It was with great interest and...compliment, not a put-down. Harold Jacobs Share this page: Print Email...StumbleUpon Archives Letter by Harold Jacobs Tlingit art copies are a form...
Bringing Native history home

When Harold Jacobs, a Tlingit, saw a Native headband made of braided hair in a Philadelphia museum this month, he knew whose hair it was. He sang...
Voters OK 90-day limit on sessions

...measure, which would shorten the lawmaker's scheduled time in the city from 120 days to 90 days. Juneau resident Harold Jacobs said he voted "no" on the initiative, which he called "ridiculous." "What's next? Sixty days? And then 30...
Angoon celebrates return of boat prow

...John Paul's canoe, the only one that survived the attack. Without that one means to gather wood and hunt, said Harold Jacobs of the Yanyeidi clan, Angoon may have died with the coming winter. ``Home at last,'' said Jacobs as he stood...


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