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A bridge between generations: Cyril George remembered

...atkadu.een. He was born in Hood Bay in Angoon on October 4, 1922, to Willis and Lilly George. He attended Sheldon Jackson high school and college in Sitka, where he learned to build boats and work as a machinist. During World War II he worked...
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Native craft co-op opens in Senate Building

...Morgan grew up in Copper Center, a village of around 300 people about 100 miles from Valdez. He went to Sheldon Jackson High School in Sitka. He didn't realize he wasn't an Alaska Native until adolescence, when a relative told him...
Death Notice: Alton 'Ike' Cropley

Alton "Ike" Cropley died May 18, 2014, at the age of 92.Cropley graduated from Sheldon Jackson High School in 1942. He was in the Army during WWII, was a Juneau delegate to T&H Central Council Tribal Assembly, worked as a fish buyer...
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Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

...the Tlingit language," Soboleff said. "And he could do it so beautifully."In 1925, while a freshman at Sheldon Jackson High School, Soboleff took his first real job, working 10 hours a day at a Hood Bay fish cannery for 25 cents an hour...
MaryAnn Flake

...grandkids Devin and Jesse Flake. Numerous nieces and nephewsMaryAnn was born and raised in Hoonah AK. She attended Sheldon Jackson high school. Later moved to Juneau where she worked for the City and Borough as a accountant for 30 years. MaryAnn was...
Alton Isaac Cropley

...Salmon). His Tlingit name was Kich. He was Eagle, a Kaagwaantaan of the Box House in Sitka. Ike attended Sheldon Jackson High School in Sitka & graduated in 1942 and then served in the Army during WWII. Early in life Ike worked construction...
Carrtia Lee Campbell

...Rubincan and step-daughter Katie Tribble.Carrita was a member of the Pioneers of Alaska, and a graduate of Sheldon Jackson High School. She held numerous positions in the Juneau area, but spent most of her working career at the Auke Bay Lab...
Alaska Native & American Indian Heritage Month events continue

...technique taught to her by her grandmother, who also raised her. Originally from Hoonah and a graduate of Sheldon Jackson High School, Knudson is Raven moiety, Coho clan. She lives and works in Juneau.Next Saturday, Nov. 17, Tsimshian...
1964 Sitka ANB Gold Medal Basketball Champions

...School District.Gerald Gray - From Hoonah, he was another good all-around ball player who graduated from Sheldon Jackson High School.All teams, and individual athletes, have interesting history and stories. The Juneau Empire Sports Editor...
President of Doyon Ltd. dies at 53

...Leavitt, chairman of the board for Barrow-based Arctic Slope Regional Corp. and high school classmate at Sheldon Jackson High School in Sitka. "I think we all share in a great loss of a great Alaska Native woman," Leavitt said. "She had...


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