Libraries working to put decades of Sentinels online
January 20, 2022
It’s taken a while to turn decades of Sentinel pages into digital images, easily accessible for online searches, but the state and Wrangell libraries are about halfway there.
Issues of the Wrangell Sentinel from its founding in 1902 through 1956 are now available in free online databases, where users can look through the pages. The websites allow people to search the pages by keywords, such as looking for any news stories about their family members.
The Irene Ingle Public Library has Sentinels — and its predecessors The Stikeen River Journal (1898-1899), Fort Wrangel News (1898) and Ala...
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