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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...
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...
Local | Art
When auction house looks to Tlingit art, the sacred goes on sale

There are stories of wars fought over hats, Harold Jacobs said. Not just any hats - Tlingit clan hats carry the weight of history, the voices of ancestors and significance beyond what...
State | Local
'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
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...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Fair, 8-1 p.m., Centennial Hall. Free. ``Repatriation: Reclaiming Pieces of the Past,'' presented by Harold Jacobs, 9 a.m., Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier Street. Part of Spring Lecture Series. Free. Friends of Recycling...
Ten practical steps to your language revival it again, this box of wisdom, which was left in our hands." This portion of a speech was made into a song by Harold Jacobs, and has recently been adapted by Selina Everson and local teachers of Tlingit language and culture to say, "we...


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