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Sculpture honors civil rights activists

...Anchorage honors civil rights activists Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich. It was unveiled Monday in Peratrovich Park. The...the Raven. City officials say it was designed by Roy Peratrovich Jr. to honor his parents and the progress they made...
My Turn: Advancing the Peratrovich legacy

...provides prescient insight for all of us.Remembering the Peratrovich Legacy and the historical work of Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich has been and is a shining light in this dark struggle for equity, civil rights and race relations. When the United...
League of Women Voters nominated for national award

...citizens) to become civically involved. The Peratrovich Project highlighted the successful efforts of Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich in bringing Civil Rights to the State of Alaska before the United States Civil Rights Act. Through the Project...
The Elizabeth Peratrovich Project: The tools to talk about civil rights

...who did what, there should be a William Paul Week. There should be a Frank Johnson Building. There should be a Roy Peratrovich Place."Hope also questioned whether the "values of putting one person so high above everyone else" was something...
New bridge will incorporate historic Native medallions

...two clans."The current Brotherhood Bridge was dedicated on Oct. 18, 1965, and was designed by Tlingit engineer Roy Peratrovich, Jr. It cost about $820,000 to build and is actually the fourth to stand in the location. The first bridge was...
Three companies bid on Brotherhood Bridge project

...spanning the Mendenhall River on Glacier Highway, was dedicated in 1965, and was designed by Alaska Native engineer Roy Peratrovich, who grew up in Juneau. The bridge was named for the Alaska Native Brotherhood.Peratrovich, who graduated from...
Neighbors Briefs

...rights leaders, Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich, will be honored during the...Wooch.een about Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich's efforts through the ANB and...worked alongside her husband Roy Peratrovich, the Alaska Native Brotherhood...
Historic 6th Annual Gold Medal Tournament teams

...Rosters are under the photos with this brief. Judges were Bill Blanton, Kinky Bayers Elton Engstrom, Stan Grummett, Roy Peratrovich and Frank Wilson. Juneau Mayor Waino Hendrickson said in his welcome, "In behalf of the citizens of Juneau it gives...
Champion of Native rights remembered

...paraded up Main Street for a rally on the Capitol steps. Speakers there remembered how far the efforts of Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich have taken Alaska Natives and talked about how much more needs to be done. State Sen. Georgianna Lincoln, a Rampart...
My Turn: Elizabeth Peratrovich One powerful woman

...Rights Act of 1964. Elizabeth and Roy Peratrovich began to champion a petition...Bellingham, Wash. Elizabeth married Roy Peratrovich Sr. in 1931. Their work and...the intense help and work of Roy Peratrovich, the Alaska Native Sisterhood...


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