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Pure Sole: Run your mountain Juneau

...hard-working prospectors and miners.They had visions of grandeur when arriving in the wilderness on the heels of Joe Juneau and Richard Harris' discoveries of gold.They had little relief from the mines. The beauty of the native forests and...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-07-03/run-your-mountain-juneau
Sports
Harmon honored at Gold Rush Days

Jerry Harmon has been a miner for 40 years and not since Joe Juneau and Richard Harris struck gold in Gold Creek in 1887 has there been such a devotee of the profession in the capital city."I...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-06-21/harmon-honored-gold-rush-days
Sports
City museum offers a pair of evening historical walking tours

...hour and a half of moderate walking, covering about 10 blocks chock-full of stories about the past 134 years since Joe Juneau and Richard Harris staked mining claims in Silverbow Basin. Tickets for the tour are $25 for an adult, $20 for ages...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-08/city-museum-offers-pair-evening-hist
Outdoors
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Joe Juneau legacy lives on 7/6/98

...Juneau said. In 1880, prospectors Joe Juneau and Richard Harris founded what later...other famous members, including Joe Juneau's cousin, Solomon, who founded...first Virginia Juneau had heard of Joe Juneau having any descendants. She said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070698/juneau.html
Thanks for welcoming Juneau family reunion

...week in Juneau for 150 decedents of the Juneau Clan and Joe Juneau an outstanding welcome. To the Juneau-Douglas City...Juneau wedding site, Emily Williams family decendents of Joe Juneau, residents of Juneau who took the time to talk with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071909/nei_465729275.shtml
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Juneau family plans reunion in capital 8/25/98

...for their ancestor, relations of Joe Juneau are advancing plans for a family...fainted when she first saw a photo of Joe Juneau. She was just thrilled.'' The...Virginia lives; Wisconsin, where Joe Juneau's cousin Solomon founded Milwaukee...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082598/juneaus.html
Juneau Empire Online Inside Story: Diary records Juneau pioneer in his own words 6/21/98

...discovery of gold in a ``Diary of Richard T. Harris and Joe Juneau,'' written at least two years after the fact. The...walkway through Evergreen Cemetery in Juneau, along with Joe Juneau, who died in Dawson in 1899. Cowee, who died in 1888...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062198/diary.html
Juneaus come to town for reunion

...John Joseph Juneau will board the Joe Juneau parade float and give Juneau residents...John Juneau said. ``One is Joe Juneau, and the other is Solomon Juneau...sixth cousin, second removed, of Joe Juneau (1833-1899). ``And when we...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070299/Loc_reunion.html
Local
City Museum offers tours and lecture to prepare for the visitor season

...consist of an hour and a half of moderate walking, covering about 10 blocks of stories about the past 134 years since Joe Juneau and Richard Harris staked mining claims in Silverbow Basin. Tickets for the tour are $25 for an adult, $20 for a...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-05-15/city-museum-offers-tours-and-lecture-prep
Art
This round is on me: A tribute to Joe on the 132nd anniversary of our town name

...In July of 1880, Pilz sent out Joe Juneau and Richard Harris to stake claims...inside joke. Because French Canadian Joe Juneau could not read or write in English...and our town was named "Juneau." Joe Juneau didn't stay to revel long. He...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-12-13/round-me-tribute-joe-132nd-anniversar
Opinion

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