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Sitka awaits visit from Russian performers

...Day weekend is unlikely to make it in time for the celebrations.The group's coordinator in an email to the Sitka Historical Society Director Hal Spackman said the troupe wouldn't be interviewed for their visas until Oct. 19, a day after...
Artifacts found may be related to Russian shipwreck

...project has been funded through a $440,000 grant from the National Science Foundation and runs through the Sitka Historical Society. Right now, the artifacts from the Kruzof Island exploration are being stored in Anchorage at the state archaeology...
Sitka makes big plans for 150th Alaska Day

Sitka Historical Society says the 150th anniversary of...Spackman, executive director of the Sitka Historical Society. "The important thing is this...started right here," he said.Sitka Historical Society hopes its early groundwork will...
Exhibit variety plan for Sitka museum

...people to say: when is the last time you've been to the museum?" Spackman said.The new direction for the Sitka Historical Society comes with other initiatives, such as trying to get involved in the schools, and using an enhanced media presence...
Alaska Historical Commission awards grants

...centennial planning.? Kodiak Historical Society, Exxon Valdez oil spill remembered student film project.? Sitka Historical Society & Sitka National Historical Park, Russian America conference proceedings publication.? Alaska Historical...
Alaskans, it's time to Pick.Click.Give.

As an Alaskan, signing up for one's Permanent Fund Dividend might be as ubiquitous a New Year's tradition as making resolutions. And now, more and more Alaskans are making it a tradition to give to organizations they care about through the Pick. Click.
Sheffield urges defeat of oil tax repeal measure

...Sheffield says repealing changes to Alaska's oil tax structure would be a mistake.Sheffield spoke Sunday at the Sitka Historical Society.The Sitka Sentinel ( reports that in brief remarks, the 84-year-old former...
Deadline for PFD contributions approaching

...Sitka Arts CouncilKCAW Raven RadioMt Edgecumbe Preschool Inc.Sitka Counseling and Prevention Services Inc.Sitka Historical Society and MuseumSitka Maritime Heritage SocietySitka Trail WorksThe Island Institute SitkaUniversity of Alaska Southeast...
Accumulated Fragments: Histories entwined: A ship, her origins and her adventures

...Department2) The founding of Juneau by R.N. DeArmond3) Historic Jamestowne by Preservation Virginia4) Journal of the USS Ossipee by Capt. George F. Emmons5) A Sitka Chronology 1867-1967 by R.N. DeArmond6) The Sitka Historical Society
Last wishes

...Library, Juneau, through the Friends of the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier Avenue, Juneau, AK 99801; The Sitka Historical Society, 330 Harbor Drive, Sitka, AK 99835; Kettleson Memorial Library, 320 Harbor Drive, Sitka, AK 99835; and...


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