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Barbara Dickerson

...when they moved to Anchorage.Barbara loved to travel, camp, do needlecraft and garden. She was an avid beachcomber and collector of seashells. She liked to take long walks in the Alaskan wild. She was a classic movie fan and loved the more campy ones...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000177262890
Photographer retraces Bob Marshall's wilderness trek

...book he would call, "A Walk on the Wild Side." Peterson hand-wrote the photo captions for a sole-copy hard-cover collector's edition that was auctioned for $500 to benefit the Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation. Another 50 soft-cover books...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-11-12/photographer-retraces-bob-marsha
Outdoors
Giana opens new Enchanted Crystals & Antiques at Red Diamond Center

...the quaint antique shops of Europe and New England Alaskan collectors now have a new antiquing experience awaiting them at Giana...consignment. The parents of the baby boomer generation were collectors and as they age they may have inherited some items that they...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2015-02-23/giana-opens-new-enchanted-crysta
Dispatch
Collector finds marine reptile fossil in mountains of Alaska

...elasmosaur (ee-LAZ'-moh-sohr), a type of plesiosaur (PLEE'-see-oh-sohr), were found by Anchorage-based fossil collector Curvin Metzler.Elasmosaurs had extremely long necks and limbs like paddles that allowed them to swim underwater, Patrick...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-22/collector-finds-marine-reptile-fossi
News
Men aboard ill-flated floatplane came from across US to fish

...laugh, usually through one of his practical jokes," the family said in a statement. "His passion for fishing and building collector cars from scratch were trumped only by his faith in Jesus Christ."Meanwhile, Johnson said it's too early to say what...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-16/men-aboard-ill-flated-floatplane-cam
News
DOT forced to cut road crew OT as result of budget cuts

...arterials connecting communities. May take up to 36 hours to clear after a winter storm.Priority Level 3: major local roads or collector roads located in larger urban communities. May take up to 48 hours to clear after a winter storm.Priority Level 4: minor...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-04/dot-forced-to-cut-road-crew-ot-as-re
News
Myron Lewis McGahan

...wife, Gergana and daughter, Dahlia to Bulgaria where his fascination with the history of the area inspired him to become a collector of antiques. He then expanded this interest into buying and selling antiques with his wife. Myron also became involved in...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175540648

ROME - A Paul Gauguin still life stolen from a wealthy collector's home in Britain decades ago has been recovered after hanging for 40 years in a Sicilian autoworker's kitchen.The worker...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-04-02
Arts & Entertainment
The time to tap

...For birch tappers, it is time to turn eye and spile to the trees. Within the next two weeks, experienced birch sap collectors such as central Kenai Peninsula resident Charlie LaForge predict the sweet, crystal-clear liquid will begin flowing...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-02/the-time-to-tap
News
Carver finds niche with handmade fish decoys

...Ninety percent of his customers are fishermen; the rest are collectors. Neither needs to look for the "D.B." he wood-burns...on a display shelf, it must work."The fishermen and the collectors both look for the same thing: It's got to be a usable...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-03-05/carver-finds-niche-with-handmade
Outdoors

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