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Reaching for the culture and the children

...Brown strives to teach students respect for one another and for the Tlingit traditional ways. "Our No. 1 rule in Tlingit protocol long ago was that you always respected each other," Brown said. "If the clan owned some river or some piece of...
Mastering culture one bead and one song at a time

...component will be more in-depth and cover topics such as Native American history, drugs and alcohol, traditional Tlingit protocol and academic options," he said. Ann Chandonnet can be reached at .
Tlingits closer to relief from 80-year ban on egg gathering

...dare to scramble onto the slick rocks as the skiff bucks and dives. Skeek and Hinchman fit the bill, and followed Tlingit protocols of collecting eggs from some nests while leaving others alone. Supervised by Mike See, a long-time subsistence...
Southeast tribal leader Paul Jackson dies at 75

...while filling his role as keeper of his people's traditions. He educated his own family as well as others in the Tlingit protocol that guided him. Jackson served as a Tlingit culture consultant to the Sealaska Corp., University of Alaska Southeast...
Reaction to Glacier Bay work unfair

...participate in the Park Service-Hoonah Indian Association programming activities is not representative of the people. Tlingit protocol is a strict process of recognition and respect. Those key elements are also void in Hoonah's tribal government...

...Bay Arch House. June Pegues and Lucy DeAsis are opposites from the Eagle clan who were carrying out traditional Tlingit protocol. Due to incomplete information given the Empire, the article said the artifacts were repatriated from a Smithsonian-affiliated...
Angoon loses elder

...held in other towns, Fred was usually invited to oversee. ``He believed very strongly in the strict following of Tlingit protocol,'' said Edward Thomas, president of the Tlingit-Haida Central Council. ``He had mastered the art of making...
`Our grandfather's property' returned

...Grandfather's Property.'' Sacred objects, ceremonial regalia, the four at.oox were greeted with traditional Tlingit protocol almost as if they were living chiefs. Clan elder Cyril George likened the experience to the return of a long-lost...
Native scholar reminds gathering of cultural values

...privilege and was "like going to college and graduate school." Soboleff, 97, developed what has since been dubbed "Tlingit Protocols," which can be used as a moral guide for Tlingit clans and families. Alaska Native Brotherhood 2nd Grand Vice...
Bringing history home

...Leader and caretaker of the Brown Bear Clan House Joe Hotch, who accepted the tunic on behalf of his clan, said Tlingit protocol is important during repatriation ceremonies. He said the balance between Eagle and Raven clans is a vital part of...


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