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AK: A Journey

By | April 20, 2012 - 5:29 pm

Photo by Matt Lichtenstein, KFSK - Petersburg: MV Christian arrives at Petersburg's South Harbor

Alaska Native Brotherhood and Sisterhood leaders made a unique boat trip through the waters of the inside passage this month. Their voyage harkened back to the days when local camp officials from towns and villages around the region would travel on fishing boats to attend Grand Camp conventions. The brotherhood was founded a century ago, followed a year later by the sisterhood. So this journey had special meaning for the cultural and civil rights organizations. KFSK’s Matt Lichtenstein caught up with them when they stopped in Petersburg.

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