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Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...a dramatic opera, some highs and lows."Born Nov. 4, 1931 to Tlingit Martha Ukas and Swede Carl Lund, Lund is Raven Moiety, Kiks.adi Clan (Frog), Sun House, and her Tlingit name is Aanwoogex' Shtoo.aak. Her father died in a fishing...
A 'great day for Alaska'

...It featured oratory in Tlingit and in English by elders including David Katzeek and Paul Marks of the Eagle and Raven moieties, respectively, as well as the ceremonial transfer of clan hats to SHI, the naming of the clan house ("Shuka Hit...
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Grand opening of Walter Soboleff Building kicks off Friday

...exhibit space. The traditional ceremony will conclude with closing comments by a representative from the Eagle and Raven moieties followed by dance performances. People who are not part of a dance group on the agenda but who want to dance may...
A day in the life of Rosa Miller

...headpiece and she wore jeans and danced with the men.Her grandfather, James Booth Miller, was the tribal leader of the Raven moiety, and knew it was her, even with her hair up. He asked the crowd if she was a good dancer. They said she was. Then...
A Great Man Once Told Me

...One Slain in Battle), was smiling then as he looked at the tribal art adorning his trailer walls; the art of the Raven moiety and Dog Salmon clan in the Tlingit nation."Sh yaa.awudaneiyi a kwaan," he said in Tlingit. "Respect People...
Adam Matthias Greenwald

...He was surrounded by love at his passing April 11, 2015. A lifelong resident of Hoonah, Alaska, Adam was of the Raven Moiety, T'akdeintaan Clan and Leader of the Mt. Fairweather House. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Esther, his...
Community invited to Gajaa Hit pole raising

...chuckle.The clans scheduled to be represented at the ceremony include the Yextehittaan and L'uknax.adi of the Raven moiety, and Wooshkeetaan, Kaagwaantaan and Yanyeidi of the Eagle moiety. Attendees will be invited to help carry the poles...
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Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

...1908 in Killisnoo as Kha'jaq'tii (One Slain in Battle); tribal art collected over his many years was that of the Raven moiety and Dog Salmon clan.Soboleff liked to say his birth in Killisnoo was the year the Tongass National Forest celebrated...
Young brothers begin work on downtown totem pole

...have been talking to since they got to town. Kunz, a Raven of the L'uknax.adi (Coho) Clan, will represent the Raven moiety throughout the carving process, and the Eagle representative will be Chris Coronell, Eagle of the Yanyeidi (Wolf...
SHI to sponsor DNA research during Celebration fascinating to me about Dr. Schurr's work is that he was able to distinguish between members of the Eagle and Raven moieties based on their mtDNA haplogroup," said Worl, an anthropologist, who has hypothesized that the Tlingit Eagles and...


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