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Traditional canoe in progress at Sitka park

2016-02-29 11.49.23For the next few months carvers will be working at Sitka National Historical Park -- but not on one of the park’s famous totem poles. As part of the National park Service’s centennial, the Sealaska Heritage Institute has commissioned a traditional canoe. The sponsors hope the project allows visitors to look into the past, while the carvers perpetuate this craft into the future.

SJ Museum brings silver carving into the spotlight

Former and current Sheldon Jackson Museum curators Peter Corey and Jackie Fernandez, and renown NW Coast artist Steve Brown discuss a project to study the museum's silver collection -- and to examine other pieces in private ownership in Sitka.