The Way We Were
In the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago.
May 1, 1913: The ultimate disposition of the deserted barracks at Sitka and the question of caring for the aged pioneers and prospectors was combined this past week by the consent of the Secretary of the Interior and Navy to the use of the barracks as a home for the aged. The Territorial Legislature immediately created a commission for the supervision of the home and the Governor was made head of the commission.
April 29, 1938: Frank S. Barnes, Wrangell Republican candidate for the legislature in the primary election Tuesday, is high man among...