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Hermes hits the big 100

...her time in Juneau rooming with Aamot on Douglas, though their first spot was an apartment rented from noted pioneer Mary Joyce.Hermes sometimes calls Delaplain her "angel child" and expressed happiness at being able to stay in Juneau "because...
Off the Beaten Path: In the spirit of Mary Joyce

Mary Joyce, who was the topic of last week's Fire...proprietor in town until she died in 1973. Mary Joyce got me thinking of all the Alaskan characters...orders from no one. They, along with Mary Joyce, are a big reason why I love living in...
Mary Joyce inducted into the Alaska women's hall of fame

Pioneer Mary Joyce was inducted into the Alaska Women's Hall of Fame last week, according...the Anchorage Loussac Library. Taku Lodge owner Michelle Ward, and Mary Joyce researcher, Mary Lou Gerbi, accepted the award in Joyce's honor...
Fireside Lecture: 'Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman'

This Friday's Fireside Lecture will be "Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman," led by Mary the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center and is free.Mary Joyce was a pioneer Southeast Alaska entrepreneur and adventurer...
State Library talk to focus on Mary Joyce

Southeast Alaska adventurer and entrepreneur Mary Joyce will be the focus of a noontime presentation by Mary...Joyce was honored in a musical composition, "The Mary Joyce Project: Nothing To Lose," composed by Claire Daly...
Fireside lecture to highlight Mary Joyce

...the 1930s in Juneau, to a time of great adventure and challenge. Presenter Mary Lou Gerbi will highlight the life of Mary Joyce - a nurse, pilot, movie actress, Taku Lodge owner and bar owner in Juneau in her later years. She mushed a team of...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...1979 they opened Taku Lodge as a salmon bake and tourist lodge, a role the building had played when it was owned by Mary Joyce in the 1930s and 1940s. The Maases and their two children, Debbie and Michael, spent every summer at the lodge and...
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Meet the composers event to be held Monday

...upcoming world premiere of their work, "The Mary Joyce Project: Nothing to Lose." The Mary Joyce Project is a musical homage to Daly's father's first cousin, Mary Joyce, a pioneer who made a 1,000-mile dogsled...
Thanks from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

...Chinook Salmon in Transition; Tania Lewis for Glaciers' Impacts on Bears; Mary Lou Gerbi for Extraordinary Alaskan Mary Joyce; Sherry Tamone for Crabs and Spot Prawns; Cathy Connor for Ancient Trees; Gwen Baluss and Brian Logan for Alaska's...
Juneau History Grant applications due June 30

...videotaping play-vignettes called Alaska Dialogues-Fighting Intolerance and a live performance about the life and times of Mary Joyce, part of a celebration of Women's History Month.The JHG Committee encourages ideas and applications from all sectors...


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