August 9, 2012 | Volume XLII Number 32

Jurgeleit, first director of fair, came to town in 1938

Harriett Lawrence Jurgeleit, the first Southeast Alaska Fair executive director, died peacefully at Haines Assisted Living on Aug. 1. She was 89 years old and had cancer. A memorial will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at the fairgounds hall that bears he...

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Harriett Jurgeleit