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Sitka artist carries forth Dale DeArmond's teachings

...She's currently working on a film, a project funded by a 2014 Rasmuson grant, that explores the history of Sheldon Jackson School and College.)Poulson's work also reveals a passion for boats, a subject about which she is something...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-27/wood-work
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Celebrating Walter Soboleff Day: A Remembrance

...whales and used everything from blueberries to Sitka spruce.At 5 years old, he began boarding at Sitka's Sheldon Jackson School. At 10, he interpreted for a visiting doctor during the 1918 flu epidemic. He had a thirst for knowledge and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-14/celebrating-walter-soboleff-day-remembr
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SE artists recognized with Rasmuson awards

...Rebecca Poulson, of Sitka, will be producing a film titled "Sheldon Jackson," about the now-closed Sheldon Jackson School and College.? Don Rearden, a novelist and screenwriter from Anchorage, will be adapting his award-winning...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-05-15/se-artists-recognized-rasmuson-awards
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1882, construction started on the first building on the campus of the Sheldon Jackson School in Sitka. In 1940, artist Sydney Laurence announced he was going to die. After a shave, haircut and a negotiation of a painting...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091203/loc_history.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1882, construction started on the first building on the campus of the Sheldon Jackson School in Sitka. In 1900, a storm in Nome caused a million dollars in property losses along the waterfront. In 1940, artist Sydney...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091205/sta_20050912010.shtml
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This Day in History

...Sound off on the important issues at In 1882, construction started on the first building on the campus of the Sheldon Jackson School in Sitka. In 1900, a storm in Nome caused a million dollars in property losses along the waterfront. In 1940...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091206/loc_20060912012.shtml
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Elder's reach felt as far away as Russia

...the capital of Russian North America. At Tuesday's service, Cyril George, a former classmate of Walton at Sheldon Jackson School in Sitka, opened with words in Tlingit and recalled how Walton loved to tell stories in the language. "When...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112603/loc_russia.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...renovate the building. The Allen building is the center structure of a complex of buildings erected in 1911 for the Sheldon Jackson School, which was later to become Sheldon Jackson College. The building was recently recognized by the National Trust...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011100/Loc_modelsidebar.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...say alive, he would squeeze it. Peck Sr. was born in 1907 and spent most of his youth in Sitka. He attended Sheldon Jackson School and then went to sea to make a living during the Depression. He married his first wife, Sophie Fred Peck, in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022399/Loc_peck.shtml
It's important to remember choice

...Chambers to hear their testimony. Mind you, these men were the products of the teachings of Christianity at Sheldon Jackson School. They were taught to look down upon the partaking of alcoholic beverages and smoking as being very sinful. As...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010404/let_letter6.shtml
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