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Alaska editorial: State should restore the Jesse Lee Home

The Jesse Lee Home in Seward needs a lot more help than...from across the state should embrace. The Jesse Lee Home occupies a special place in Alaska...Thirteen-year-old Benny Benson lived at Jesse Lee when he entered a schoolchildren's contest...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070207/opi_editorial001.shtml
Opinion
Alaska State Historical Records Advisory Board awards Certificates of Excellence

...flight in 1929 with a stopover in Seward, the story of the Alaska state flag created by 13-year old Benny Benson of the Jesse Lee Mission School in 1927, and the 1928 Mt. Marathon race. The ASHRAB members noted that this collection of historical...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-10-18/alaska-state-historical-records-advisory-
Art
Eight stars of gold on a field of blue

...living in an orphanage in Seward, the Jesse Lee Mission Home.The present day Alaska...his father. Benson grew up at the Jesse Lee Children's Home in Unalaska and...School in 1932, Benson left the Jesse Lee Home and returned to the Aleutian...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-01-13/eight-stars-gold-field-blue
Neighbors
Alaska Digest

...school that would draw students from all over Alaska. The Jesse Lee Home, a three-story Seward orphanage opened in the...state properties. A group calling itself Friends of the Jesse Lee Home hopes to restore it as a short-term boarding school...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060407/sta_20070604004.shtml
News
Northwest Digest

...hillside. Searchers began looking near the North Pacific Rim housing complex, other apartment complexes, and the abandoned Jesse Lee Home, a former orphanage. As darkness approached, Seward police used the Kenai Peninsula Borough's Community Alert...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082905/sta_20050829007.shtml
News
Alaska Digest

...of Indian Affairs School in Unalakleet; Flat City Historic District in Flat; Japonski Island Boathouse in Sitka; the Jesse Lee Home in Seward; Cannery National Historic Landmark in Kake; the Capt. Saint Elias Lighthouse on Kayak Island; the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060805/sta_20050608019.shtml
News
State of Disrepair

...of Indian Affairs School in Unalakleet; Flat City Historic District in Flat; Japonski Island Boathouse in Sitka; the Jesse Lee Home in Seward; Cannery National Historic Landmark in Kake; the Capt. Saint Elias Lighthouse on Kayak Island; the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062005/loc_20050620007.shtml
News
Briefly

...Herman of Valaam Church near Kodiak; the Victor Holm Cabin in Kasilof; St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Eagle; the Jesse Lee Home in Seward; the Winter Watchman's House on the Kenai Peninsula; Wyatt Earp's Cabin in Nome; the Bureau of Indian...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080101/Loc_Briefly.shtml
Local
Historic site running out of chances

...Creek Archaeological District in Soldotna, the Clover Pass School in Ketchikan, Nike Site Summit in Eagle River, the Jesse Lee Home in Seward, the Bureau of Indian Affairs School in Unalakleet, the Historic Soldotna Post Office in Soldotna, Government...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053007/loc_20070530025.shtml
News
Seward filmmaker begins shooting documentary of summer season

...the Seward Chamber of Commerce and other local businesses. After that, he has his eye on a short documentary on the Jesse Lee home, before the planned restorations take place. "There's so much history. It's haunting, you know, and that's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082109/sta_484055725.shtml

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