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Artist-In-Residence program underway at Ernest Gruening State Historical Park

...spending two weeks living and painting at the site of territorial Governor Ernest Gruening's rustic summer home north of...originally homesteaded by the Gruening Family. Territorial Governor Ernest Gruening wrote much of the manifesto for...
My Turn: Munoz-Gruening Artist-in-Residence Program shines light on local artists

...Located 26 miles north of downtown Juneau, it features a cabin built on 13 acres of land homesteaded by the late Territorial Governor and U.S. Sen. Ernest Gruening. Purchased with a legislative appropriation in 1989, it is listed on the National...
Governor's holiday open house on Tuesday

...mansion, located at 716 Calhoun Ave., was built in 1912, and the first open house was held the following year by Territorial Governor Walter Eli Clark and his family on New Year's Day 1913. The holiday event has been held every year, with the...

...historic Ernest Gruening Cabin. The cabin is nestled along the coastline of Amalga harbor. The cabin was the territorial governor's summer retreat and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.The deadline to submit applications...
Former Alaska territorial governor dies at 94

...statehood and served as one of the state's last territorial governors has died.Mike Stepovich died early Friday in...Legislature in the 1950s before Eisenhower appointed him territorial governor in 1957 at the age of 38.Stepovich resigned...
People make up the state; strike down House Bill 77

...and end by sharing from Ernest Gruening's landmark book, "The State of Alaska." Gruening was a three-term territorial governor of Alaska and, in 1959, was appointed the first U.S. Senator of our newly established state. Major sections...
An executive mansion or an Alaskan house?

...did any physical damage to the place," Egan said. "That's something ... the Gruening kids can't say."Territorial Governor Ernest Gruening lived in the Governor's House before the Egans did. Grandson Clark Gruening, who also became...
Photo: Ernest Gruening Day

...of Alaska Statehood" and as a champion of Alaska Native civil rights. Gruening was the longest serving Alaska Territorial governor, serving from 1939 to 1953. In 1959, he was elected to be one of the first two U.S. Senators after Alaska...
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Architect presents 'A History of the Capitol Building'

...architect working for the secretary of the treasury. And at the bottom of the list, in the ? smallest font, is the territorial governor, George Parks."Jensen took questions after his presentation, fielding one on the plans for the Capitol's...
Being prepared for 'something more'

...bundle of papers about Ernest Gruening from the autograph dealer Howard S. Mott of Sheffield, Mass. Gruening was territorial governor from 1939 to 1953. He wrote a letter on April 11, 1956 to the historian Mrs. John Allen Davis of Nantucket Island...


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