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Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

...something or other. He was so patient. I miss his smile; and I still have things I would like him to explain to me.-- Jim Simard, Head of Historical Collections, Alaska State Library Nora and Dick must be some of the most internationally famous...
Behind the camera

...images in the library's and SHI's collections can also be viewed online (see links at the end of this article).Jim Simard, head of Historical Collections at the Alaska State Library, said the nearly 700 images in the Kayamori collection...
First Friday Art Walk

...Kerry Howard, Pat Kalbaugh, Iris Korhonen-Penn, Laveda Loose, Joe McCabe, Michael Penn, Liam Penn, Linda Shaw, Jim Simard, David Riccio, Wayne Owen and Steve Winker.This is the 12th year the event has been held at KTOO.KTOO will also...
Family follows footsteps of ancestor in Alaska

...Exhibits Jodi Debruyne and Head of Historical Collections Jim Simard to be very helpful. They also enlisted local still touchable." The family would like to thank Jim Simard, Jodi DeBruyne and Jim Geraghty, as well as Alaska's...
David Hunsaker receives honorary doctorate, to give commencement speach

...he created the play Yup'ik Antigone. Perseverance obtained a grant for Hunsaker and designer and technical director Jim Simard to go to Toksook Bay where they found a cast of non-actors and created the play. It went on to tour Alaska, have...
Nomination period still open for Alaska Library Association's annual Alaskana Award

...Teressa Williams at For more information, contact Williams at 907-929-9236 or Jim Simard at 465-2926 or

...full of heart. It has been a thrill to hear the Tlingit language being used by more young people in this community. -- Jim Simard ??? ? Brett Crawford's recital, "Some of My Favorites" in March. Brett had been talking about having his...
Reaching out: Digital access to the state's collections

...with merging digital systems is the specificity of the cataloguing process, which is unique to each department, said Jim Simard, head of the Alaska State Library's Historical Collections."The library has its customs of how we catalog things...
SLAM part two: Digging deeper into the state's collections

...contain photographs and audio visual materials.Collaboration between the two departments makes a lot of sense, said Jim Simard, head of Historical Collections."It's a natural thing to do and we're all really excited about doing it," Simard...
Highlighting the state's collections: Designing the SLAM exhibit floor

...Alaska-Gastineau mine. (The train, along with a Bristol Bay double ender, will be among the largest items on the floor.)Jim Simard, Head of Historical Collections at the Alaska State Library, said his department has lots of material on the train...


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