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City Museum offers tours and lecture to prepare for the visitor season

...head to Alaska's Capital Inn for some light refreshment before the walk begins. Built in 1906 by Gold Rush pioneer John Olds, this fully restored home overlooking downtown Juneau is a fitting place to begin a trip back in time. The tour will...

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Art
At home on CAPITOL HILL

...They chose Capitol Hill for their home and business partly because it was built by one of Juneau's founding fathers, John Olds, for his young bride, and filled with Juneau history. But also because it would give them an opportunity to get their...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020611/nei_781408382.shtml
Neighbors
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...contained some historical inaccuracies, according to Donna Olds Barton, granddaughter of miner John Olds, who built the structure. She said John Olds came to Juneau in December 1880, before the Gold Rush, in a canoe of prospectors from Sitka...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012301/Loc_Correct.shtml
It's important to hold on to our images from the past

...experiences of living in Juneau in the 1880s, to come by canoe to Gold Creek with Joe Juneau and Richard Harris, to camp with John Olds at the foot of Seward Street where McDonald's is located, to stir with the hundreds of miners along Gold Creek and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042707/nei_20070427006.shtml
Neighbors
Some trails began in mining days

...back over the first of the two basins. In the background, one sees Olds Mountain, a 4,453-foot peak named after John Olds in 1902 and now called Mount Olds by most people. Olds was a pioneer hotel owner and miner whose descendants still live...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012603/out_trails.shtml
Outdoors
Thanks for welcoming Juneau family reunion

...Gastineau Historical Society's Marie Darlin and Jean Kline; Terry Hinkley, cemetery manager; Bishop Edward Burns; the John Olds family; Wally Olds; David Hannah; Billy West; the Chief Cowee family - Dorothy, Ben, Frank, Nita, Lillian, Penny...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071909/nei_465729275.shtml
Thanks for hospitality during our reunion

...great-grandson, for being our tour guide; and to Wally Olds and his cousin for their speeches at their great grandfather John Olds' graveside. Thank you to the Alaska Miners Association for the interesting mine tour and the lovely reception. Also...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090609/nei_490247625.shtml
Juneau inn chosen for TV showcase

...was intriguing because a successful gold rush miner, John Olds, built it and lived in it..he main chimney is one...house at 113 W. Fifth St. originally belonged to the John Olds family. Olds came to Juneau from Cornwall, England...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011601/Loc_Inn.html
Local
Corrections

...contained some historical inaccuracies, according to Donna Olds Barton, granddaughter of miner John Olds, who built the structure. She said John Olds came to Juneau in December 1880, before the Gold Rush, in a canoe of prospectors from Sitka...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012301/Loc_Correct.html
Local
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...was intriguing because a successful gold rush miner, John Olds, built it and lived in it..he main chimney is one...house at 113 W. Fifth St. originally belonged to the John Olds family. Olds came to Juneau from Cornwall, England...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011601/Loc_Inn.shtml

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