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An island of stories

Sentinel Island holds many stories. In 1910, the...2004. The lighthouse sits perched on Sentinel Island, a small blip in middle of Favorite...Hoover's to live close to places like Sentinel Island. "They are historically interesting...
Southeast Lighthouses

...close to Juneau - Five Finger, Sentinel Island and Point Retreat - panels. ***** The Sentinel Island Lighthouse, 23 miles north of...a shirt embroidered with ``Sentinel Island Lighthouse Keeper'' on its...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...close to Juneau - Five Finger, Sentinel Island and Point Retreat - represent...close to Juneau - Five Finger, Sentinel Island and Point Retreat - represent...close to Juneau - Five Finger, Sentinel Island and Point Retreat - represent...
A stitch in time raffled off to benefit the Sentinel Island Lighthouse. The two seamstresses...interested in doing a quilt for the Sentinel Island group. I said, 'If Judy wants...up then." The blocks include Sentinel Island, Eldred Rock, Point Retreat...
Photo: SS Northwestern, 1916

...Pa., and was originally named the Orizaba. On a trip south from Skagway in July 1933, it struck the reef off Sentinel Island, north of Juneau, tearing a hole in its hull and beaching at the mouth of Eagle River. The ship's 86 passengers...
Chamber music, shipwreck tales on cruise

...special programs on the shipwrecks and history of Juneau-area waters. "We're going to visit three lighthouses - Sentinel Island, Point Retreat and Eldred Rock," organizer Renee Hughes said. "One of the exciting new features of the cruise...
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Talk on history of Alaska's lighthouses to be presented Saturday at the city musuem

...and will include an update on the preservation of Sentinel Island Lighthouse. Gillette, a member of the Historic Resources...Society, has been involved with the preservation at Sentinel Island Lighthouse for the past 15 years. He has also been...
Hunt continues for missing boater

...shallow passage between Lincoln and Ralston islands, northwest of Shelter Island and due west of Herbert Glacier and Sentinel Island. The Coast Guard suspended its search at 4 p.m. Thursday. Teams have searched the water as far north as St...
Lighthouses got facelifts this summer while locals got a taste of island life

...things," said Renee Hughes of Sentinel Island Lighthouse. "The most exciting...the higher areas of the tower. Sentinel Island also gathered attention be aired in fall 2001. Sentinel Island, just 0.2 miles long, is...
State Briefs

...Bay at 5 p.m. The trip will last about four and a half hours and will include Point Retreat, St. James Bay and Sentinel Island. Forest Service interpreters will point out the sights. The fare is $25 per adult with discounts provided for children...


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