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Northwest Coast art: a window into culture

Northwest Coast Native art isn't the only focus of the new Walter Soboleff Building, but it's likely to be the aspect that draws in the most visitors. For non-Natives hoping to gain a better understanding...
More than a building

...May 15 opening ceremonies, the Walter Soboleff Building is a work of art, a...also a fitting tribute to Dr. Walter Soboleff, an ordained Presbyterian minister...returning from Marine Park to the Walter Soboleff Building, the ceremony moved...
My Turn: From sea to Soboleff Center, Juneau shines

...That's a notable achievement for a rainy, cold day. As we move to our next special event, the grand opening of Walter Soboleff Center, the connection to the sea is still with us. In the 1940s Dr. Walter Sobeloff, an ordained minister, traveled...
A 'great day for Alaska'

...for the grand opening of the Walter Soboleff Building Friday as a crowd of...memory of a great man, Dr. Walter Soboleff, as we stand here spokeswoman Janet Burke, Walter Soboleff's daughter.A traditional ceremony...
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Soboleff Center opening brings visitors by canoe

...Kwaan didn't fly or ferry in like many other visitors arriving to celebrate Sealaska Heritage Institute's new Walter Soboleff Center grand opening - they paddled. Six paddlers and helmsman Wayne Price left Haines early Sunday morning in a...
Tlingit civil rights hero William Paul Sr. remembered

...Sealaska Heritage Institute's May 15 dedication of the Walter Soboleff Building's archives facility in his name. The meeting...formally dedicate the archives facility of the new Walter Soboleff Building to William Paul as part of Friday's grand...
South Seward Street to be closed

Friday's celebration opening the Walter Soboleff Center downtown will require the closure of South Seward Street on Thursday evening and all day Friday.City officials announced...
Grand opening of Walter Soboleff Building kicks off Friday

...Institute will kick off a Grand Opening Ceremony for the Walter Soboleff Building at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, May 15 in front...groups will lead the canoe and canoers back to the Walter Soboleff Building where the traditional ceremony will take...
Tlingit Dagger Points to Hidden History a bright gleam.In Juneau, with the parallel creation of the new State Library, Archives and Museum, and the Walter Soboleff Building, we have many ways to explore the same history, held and passed forward in distinctly different ways. Each...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 18, 2015

Thumbs up to a good opening. Judged by nothing else than its length, Friday's ceremony to dedicate the Walter Soboleff Building was an event to remember. Of course, it went beyond that.There were 10 hours of speeches, singing and...


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