From Sitka’s Past
Writing for The Sitka Sentinel, notable historian Robert N. DeArmond published 264 columns detailing the people, places, and events in Sitka’s history. This book, which shares the same title as DeArmond’s long-running column series, presents an intriguing compilation of his work. Topics range from the town’s first female Chinese resident to the only court-ordered execution in Sitka’s history. DeArmond focuses of Sitka’s early years, before WWII brought about vast changes to the community. This book relates history with a humor that you will enjoy reading.
Price $29.95, plus S&H
Paperback: 260 pages
Publisher: Sitka Historical Society (1995)
Please call (907) 738-3766 to order.