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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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Herb Didrickson, 'The Pride Of Sitka,' inducted to AK Hall Of Fame

...Juneau in 1947.Petersburg captured the first place trophy by defeating Ketchikan but Didrickson, playing for Sheldon Jackson School, captured the hearts of the coaches, fans and players and was given the tournament's Sportsmanship Award...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-02-28/herb-didrickson-pride-sitka-inducted-a
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Twila Kaiser

...to teach for the Alaska Evangelization Society Mission in Douglas, Alaska. In 1945 she joined the staff of Sheldon Jackson School in Sitka, Alaska where she supervised girls in grades 5 through 9 and traveled throughout Southeast Alaska on...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000162232673
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

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