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Alaska State Museum to host Final Friday, celebrating the end of an era

...state-of-the art facility, the museum will be joined by the Alaska State Archives and State Library, including the Historical Library, and will open to the public in April, 2016. The 118,000 square foot building will feature museum galleries...
Accumulated Fragments: Following in the footsteps of Harris and Juneau

...of. I want to thank the people at the Alaska Historical Collections at the State Office Building and the Sitka Historical Library. The pictures and historical information they found for me was fantastic. There were many others; the people...
Phase change

...let's celebrate that.'"The Alaska State Museum was created by an Act of Congress on June 6, 1900. Known as the Historical Library and Museum for the District of Alaska, its mission was "to collect, preserve and exhibit objects from the territory...
"Arctic Tales & Action Figures" to be held Friday store, a cafe, a 125-seat multi-purpose room, a classroom, a reading room, a research room, the historical library, and state archives ? all under one roof.For more information, visit
ART, EVENTS & MUSIC or 463-6944.TUESDAY, MAY 21Group poetry reading, Poetry Across Generations, noon, Historical Library, State Office Building.WEDNESDAY, MAY 22Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday...
Poetry slam, spoken word workshops and group poetry reading all coming up

...Also next week, Woosh Kinaadeiyi will be part of a group poetry reading, Poetry Across Generations, at the Historical Library on Tuesday, May 21, at noon. Featured poets include Alaska Writer Laureate Nora Marks Dauenhauer, former writer...
Around Town for Tuesday, May 21

...Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175. Group poetry reading: Poetry Across Generations, noon, Historical Library, State Office Building."Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon family group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday...
Reaching out: Digital access to the state's collections

...close as it comes. They have a historical library, an archives, a museum and...Congress in 1900, Alaska's Historical Library and Museum was mostly made...until 1920, when the Alaska Historical Library and Museum opened in the Arctic...
Highlighting the state's collections: Designing the SLAM exhibit floor is their publications, because that was the material goods that was produced by those expeditions. And the historical library holds quite a bit of that stuff."Another opportunity for overlap is in use of audio and video files - taped samples...
Historical photo: Treadwell's stamps

...1920-1940. Most are courtesy of the Alaska State Historical Library and the Juneau-Douglas City Museum; a special...Juneau-Douglas City Museum and the Alaska State Historical Library, for their assistance. Do you know more about...


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