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NEWS CAPITAL CITY WEEKLY HOONAH - In a former auto shop beside Hoonah High School, three carvers are busy restoring signs of Huna Tlingit ancestry, genealogy and history to the land cleared by an advancing glacier more than 250 years ago.

Hoonah carvers make their marks with Xúna Shuká Hit (Glacier Bay Tribal House)

From left to right, lead carver Gordon Greenwald, carver Herb Sheakley, and carver Owen James talk about part of the Glacier Bay Tribal House's exterior wall.
Mary Catharine Martin | Ccw
From left to right, lead carver Gordon Greenwald, carver Herb Sheakley, and carver Owen James talk about part of the Glacier Bay Tribal House's exterior wall.
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