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Historians gain some ground in fight to keep records in Alaska

...377 million - $10 million less than this year.State historian Jo Antonson is among the Alaskans who have rallied...through something I see as a step backward," said state historian Jo Antonson at Wednesday's meeting. "They're...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-04/historians-gain-some-ground-fight-keep-
State
A mountain for Jon Scribner

...a direct, long-term association with the feature; The name must be supported by residents.Joan Antonson, a state historian, said the next meeting of the Alaska Historic Commission will happen in late May and individuals wishing to comment...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-03-01/mountain-jon-scribner
Outdoors
Education board to decide Alaska history requirement

...Advisory Committee that helped craft the curriculum include former public figures such as former Gov. Jay Hammond, state historian Jo Antonson, Lt. Gov. Loren Leman, Anchorage School District Superintendent Carol Comeau and a variety of doctors...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120504/sta_20041205006.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Barrow. The well was listed on the national register on March 23. ``Its recognition is long overdue,'' said state historian Jo Antonson. ``The (oil) discovery fields in Pennsylvania, Texas and California have all been designated...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/042400/Loc_prudhoe.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...collection of interest because it appears it can convey some insights about prospectors and trappers," Bittner said. State historian Rolfe Buzzell, who got his first look at the items last week, said the cache may have been left by an adventurer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062601/Loc_Cache.shtml
Patrick Henry warned about infringement on liberty

...and it was very difficult for the national government to do much of anything without overwhelming support from the states.Historians often assume that the government under the Articles was an unmitigated disaster. But, really, the Articles government...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-01-23/patrick-henry-warned-about-infringeme
Opinion
Rat Island is rat free, name change pitched

...Board on Geographic Names, which sent it to the Alaska Historical Commission for review and comment, said Alaska state historian Jo Antonson.So far, none of the comments are negative, Antonson said."There is widespread support for this...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-02-12/rat-island-rat-free-name-change-pitched
State
Alaska's century

...century, the question of land and who owns what land has been a central one in Alaska,'' said Joan Antonson, state historian in the Division of History and Archaeology. ``With ANILCA, they put into preserves the last allocations, once...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010200/Ins_century.html
Inside
Gold Rush-era cache found near Delta Junction

...collection of interest because it appears it can convey some insights about prospectors and trappers," Bittner said. State historian Rolfe Buzzell, who got his first look at the items last week, said the cache may have been left by an adventurer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062601/Loc_Cache.html
Local
A quarterback, business man and visionary

...connected to their maps. He said he had never seen anything like it before. Finally, I contacted Jo Antonsen who is the state historian in the Office of History and Archeology and asked her if she would look into this unusual statement. She contacted...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-05-13/quarterback-business-man-and-vision
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