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Photo: Natural hazard

Willette Janes, left, and Sylvia Gard make their way around a fallen tree and rock Monday morning near the Ben Blackgoat bench on Perseverance...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...CHANDONNET THE JUNEAU EMPIRE In Willette Janes' garden, perched above a burbling...she said. Archives In Willette Janes' garden, perched above a burbling...3 The Juneau Empire Online In Willette Janes' garden, perched above a burbling...
For mining historian, it's all about sharing knowledge

In Willette Janes' garden, perched above a burbling brook on Douglas Island, purple primroses share beds with chunks of green copper ore from...
Photo: A part of Juneau's history

Sen. Kim Elton, left, and Rep. Beth Kerttula, right, present Juneau historian, volunteer and author Willette Janes, center, with a Legislative Citation honoring her for 40 years of contributions to the people and history of Juneau...
Out and About

...trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 789-9844. June 1: Willette Janes, author of "In the Miner's Footsteps," leads hikers up Perseverance Trail into Silverbow Basin. Meet at the...
History group attracts attention

...retrieved from a mine by historian Willette Janes. It was used to remove rock shavings...transparencies of the quilts; Willette Janes, who wrote Chapter 1; and Rachel...must be raised, Gillette said. Willette Janes, Alma Harris and Chapin Heumann...
...for dinner and auction help

...Griffin, Specialty Imports, Temsco Helicopters Inc., Willette Janes, Wings of Alaska, Alaska Dames, Alaska Knifeworks...Gypsies for musical entertainment. Alice Rarig, Willette Janes, Julie Sanbei, Myra Howe, Odin Brudie, Matt Kirchhoff...
Rachael Juzeler takes us inside the historic home that inspires her art

...timber and that's when I knew I had to have it." According to articles from 2003 in the Douglas Island News, Willette Janes, who has since passed away, determined the house was built as early as 1910, making the historic home a landmark...
Volunteer Achievement award winners

...Marjorie Menzie; Friends of the Alaska State Museum, Christine Crooks; Gastineau Channel Historical Society, Willette Janes; Gastineau Humane Society, Cindy Fields; Hospice and Home Care, Jamie McLean; Juneau Public Health Center, Nicole...
Evergreen Cemetery is final home to pioneers, other notables

...To answer such questions, Wyatt refers to limited-edition publications from historians Gary Gillette, Willette Janes and others, which cover burials in Juneau from about 1885 to the 1960s. Another source of details is a pamphlet...


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