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Students learn about tribal traditions

...almost all of their friends are Tlingit.Duran said her grandmother was Tlingit, but she had not known her...transportation of the traditional Tlingits. Seal spent two hours making...said her favorite part of the Tlingit tradition was the way they...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/students-learn-about-tribal-traditions
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Wilbur J. Donnelly

...December 17, 1927, to Dora (Johnson) and Lee Donnelly. His Tlingit name was S.dayaat. He was preceded in death by his parents...Services will be held in Juneau on December 14, 2014, at Tlingit and Haida Community Council at 6:00 PM and a reception to...

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Waa sa iyatee?

...learning, and helping to perpetuate, the Tlingit language. Six months ago, the four started a free Tlingit workshop at Juneau's downtown library...knowledge."Radford, who has been learning Tlingit for two and a half years, said one of...

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Photo: Native studies

Fourth-graders Cedar Johnson, left, and Taryn Wright look at dolls dressed in traditional Tlingit blankets Wednesday at Mendenhall River Community School. A cultural celebration luncheon was held between three fourth-grade classes that studied the Native people of Alaska.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/photo-native-studies
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American Indian, Alaska Native organizations back transboundary protections

...municipalities and Native organizations like the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, have been vocal in their...Working Group and Second Vice President of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Rob Sanderson said he was grateful for the resolutions...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-19/american-indian-alaska-native-organi
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Around town for Friday, Dec. 19

...6-8:30 p.m., Kindred Post. Sign-up starts at 6 p.m., show starts at 6:30 p.m. Suggested donation $5.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-19/around-town-calendar-friday-dec-19-2014
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2015 Governor's Awards include Sealaska Heritage Institute

...SHI's stated mission is to perpetuate the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultures of Southeast...Richard and Nora Dauenhauer's Classics of Tlingit Oral Literature series, some of which...local carver Richard Beasley's series of Tlingit carving instruction books.Find out more...

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Around town for Wednesday, Dec. 17

...awareak.org.Juneau Duplicate Bridge Club game, 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Fireweed Place. Details: 586-1015.Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-17/today-dec-17
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Exploring history

...Schoppert was told, the Tlingits didn't know what to...Shuka, Our Ancestors: Tlingit Oral Narratives" edited...1886 in Juneau from Tlingit leader Cowee, is basically...This oral record from Tlingit history backs historical...the first European the Tlingits had seen. Though both...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-10/exploring-history
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How the Tlingits discovered the Spanish

...owned this land - first met the Tlingit and Haida who lived here...were the first Europeans these Tlingits had seen," Olson said. Russians...Another mystery surrounds the Tlingits' source of iron. When Spanish...When the Spanish met the Tlingits, they wore rings and bracelets...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092602/thi_olson.shtml
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