**This event has now passed!**
In case you missed it, you can view the Girl Gold Miners of Pearl Harbor on Vimeo at this link.
A big thanks to Merrill Jensen, of the Jensen-Olson Arboretum, for presenting, and to Bill Leighty, of the Leighty Foundation, for recording the show for all to see.
Please join us at one of our upcoming events, and thank you for supporting SEAL Trust!
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The Southeast Alaska Land Trust is excited to
We cordially invite you to join Merrill Jensen and the Southeast Alaska Land Trust for an evening about the Girl Gold Miners of Pearl Harbor.
Merrill Jensen, Horticulturist and Manager at the Jensen-Olson Arboretum, will be recounting the lives of one of the original Juneau families – the Petersons. He’ll be illustrating the history of the Peterson sisters, their role as miners and entrepreneurs at the turn of the century, and the legacy that they left for the community of Juneau. See the transformation of the original homestead into the Jensen-Olson Arboretum that occupies the site today.
Where: Egan Lecture Hall, UAS campus
Admission: Suggested donation of $20
Seating is limited! Please plan to come early!
THANK YOU for joining us for the Girl Gold Miners of Pearl Harbor, and for supporting land conservation and the Southeast Alaska Land Trust.