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Sharing arts stories with NEA chair

...Arts Camp compound are the Sitka Summer Music Festival, the Island Institute and the Alaska State Museum's Sheldon Jackson Museum, allowing Chu to take in these important cultural entities as well.Alaskans who had the chance to meet the NEA...
NEA Chairwoman Jane Chu to visit Juneau Tuesday

...recipient of a 2009 NEA National Heritage Fellowship, and tour the Island Institute, Sheldon Jackson Campus and Sheldon Jackson Museum, and visit with staff at the Sitka Summer Music Festival and Sitka Fine Arts Camp.For more information about...
Sheldon Jackson Museum to host three Native artists in residence

The National Endowment for the Arts will award $20,000 to the Friends of Sheldon Jackson Museum to support the Sheldon Jackson Museum's Native Artist Residency Program. Three artists are scheduled for late May and the month...
Upcoming events at the Sheldon Museum in Haines Haines is named for the Sheldon Family, who began the museum's collection. It is not affiliated with the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka, which takes its name from Rev. Sheldon Jackson, a Presbyterian missionary who established many missions...
When SLAM opens in May, expect to pay more to get in

...summer will rise to $12 from $7. Winter admission fees will rise to $5 from $3. The price of admission to the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka was unchanged.Annual passes to both museums will cost more, too: $25 from $15.The stated reason...
Juneau residents honored with Alaska Historical Society Awards

...Billman Certificate of Excellence was named for a woman who worked to preserve Alaska history and develop the Sheldon Jackson Museum.Larry Hibpshman, winner of the Contributions to Alaska History Award, was the Senior Archivist at the Alaska...
My Turn: Clearing 'New Pathways'

...Juneau and Anchorage.? The Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center in Haines (not to be confused with the former Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka) exhibits artistic, cultural and historic shows for residents of this small community and those who...
A scaly art finds its instructor

...being forgotten," said Sheldon Jackson museum curator Jackie Fernandez...In the museum here (the Sheldon Jackson Museum) they have fish skin garments...a class through Sitka's Sheldon Jackson Museum that offered its participants...
Carver explores Tlingit battle armor and weapons

...or in books," Joseph said. "So I decided to do the research myself."He began with the collections at the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka, where the raven-shaped battle helmet worn by Katlian in the fight against the Russians is kept...
New registrar hired at Alaska State Museums

...which includes the State Museum in Juneau and the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka.Washburn, who earned a master's scheduled to open in the spring of 2016.The Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka is operating on summer hours through mid...


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