Sitka makes big plans for 150th Alaska Day

Sitka Historical Society says the 150th anniversary of the...Sitka had better be prepared.The Historical Society is keeping the ball moving forward...the observance.This week, the Historical Society unveiled the logo that the steering...
Sleuths trace fate of 1st black male slave freed by Lincoln

...couldn't determine where he had been buried so he enlisted the help of Rich Arpi, a staffer with the Ramsey County Historical Society who also does independent research. Arpi found the Rochester State Hospital's records for a black patient named...
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Alaska State Museum Awards $105,600 in grants to institutions

...Museum Association, $1,881; Baranov Museum, Kodiak, $5,800; Palmer Historical Society, $1,553; Cordova Historical Society, $10,000; Eagle Historical Society, $2,000; Fairbanks Community Museum, $1,663; Friends of the Tanana...
Juneau residents honored with Alaska Historical Society Awards

The Alaska Historical Society 2014 Awards, presented Oct. 3...honored were the Resurrection Bay Historical Society, who received the Elva R. Scott Local Historical Society Award; Richard Bland of Eugene...
Exhibit variety plan for Sitka museum

...exhibits are part of the Sitka Historical Society's plan to make their museum...about Sitka's past.Sitka Historical Society Executive Director Hal's a rebirth of the Sitka Historical Society," Spackman said.Central...
Alaska hosts railway convention

...rare rails as part of the 2013 National Railway Historical Society Convention, which Alaska is hosting in September...will be open to the public.The National Railway Historical Society and railroad buffs will make their way down to Denali...
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Alaska Historical Society extends deadline for travel application

The Alaska Historical Society has extended the deadline on applications...submit a short article for the historical society's newsletter. All applicants must be 2008 members of the Alaska Historical Society. Each applicant for the student...
Sitka museum gains new curator

...The new curator at the Sitka Historical Society Museum got her first look at...the long term with the Sitka Historical Society and Sitka." Originally was for the Massachusetts Historical Society, the oldest historical society...
Poster contest celebrates anniversary of Katmai eruption

The Alaska Historical Society, the Alaska Volcano Observatory...contest theme. If needed, the Historical Society can assist with paper and other...Katherine Ringsmuth, Alaska Historical Society, P.O. Box 100299, Anchorage...


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