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On Writing: When typewriters roamed the Earth

...a pre-WW2 Smith and Corona Company typewriter used by artist and librarian Dale DeArmond when she worked at the Juneau Memorial Library from 1954 to 1979.It's a beautiful machine, and although much older than the manual typewriter I learned...
My Turn: Why historic preservation matters a game of Tetris". But, with all of this, to me, the more we care for it, the more precious it is. The Juneau Memorial Library (Veterans Memorial Building) is listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its significance...
Rie Munoz Gallery opens Dale DeArmond exhibit Friday

...hands and DeArmond evolved to producing wood engravings.Many locals remember DeArmond as the stern librarian at the Juneau Memorial Library who would tell us to be quiet. She retired in 1979, at age 65.When DeArmond and her husband moved to the...
Larry John Traeger

...Ed Traeger, Jim Traeger and Vincent Traeger. It was Larry's desire that no formal services be performed in Juneau. Memorial services will be held in Mt. Angel, Oregon. The family would like to thank Dr. Haddock, Bartlett Hospital staff...
In honor of fallen heroes

More than 30 local firefighters and other community members took part in the fourth annual Juneau Memorial 9-11 Stair Climb at the Federal Building Sunday, an event organized to honor and remember the New York firefighters who died...
City museum presentation to feature artist DeArmond

...This free event runs from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the museum at Fourth and Main Streets, the former home of the Juneau Memorial Library where Dale worked for more than 20 years. Featured speakers will be Dale and Bob DeArmond's son, William...
An earlier library was in Pelican

...went on to become Juneau's librarian for many years, from 1954 to 1979, when she retired as head librarian at Juneau Memorial Library, in the building which nowof course houses the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. She pursued a parallel career...
World War II veterans reunite

...was a necessity," said Ray Eaton, one of six veterans of the heavy cruiser USS Portland who gathered at the USS Juneau Memorial. The Portland and Juneau were last together on Friday, Nov. 13, 1942, for the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. Ted...
Leo John Jacobs Jr.

...himself on his high IQ. He and his cousin, Stubby Thompson, never had to study to do well for tests in school.A Juneau memorial service will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the Tlingit Haida Community Council Building, 3235 Hospital...
Photo: The art of mimicry

A snow sculpture, echoes the nearby "Founders of Juneau" memorial, left, near the Marine View building on S. Franklin Street. The "Founders of Juneau" sculpture was created by R.D. Robinson...


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