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A Chilkat robe returns to Southeast Alaska, but SHI needs help identifying it

In the basement of the Walter Soboleff building on a recent afternoon, Emily Galgano opened a huge white cabinet. She pulled out a long drawer with a Chilkat robe laying inside. The robe’s colors are faded.  “So it could be very old, or it could be less old. I’m assuming at least 100, 150 years […]