Sheldon Jackson College (historical) in Sitka Borough AK

Advertisement

Sheldon Jackson College (historical) - Cultural Feature (School) in Sitka Borough

Sheldon Jackson College (historical) is a cultural feature (school) in Sitka Borough. The primary coordinates for Sheldon Jackson College (historical) places it within the AK 99835 ZIP Code delivery area.

In the Maps and Aerial Photos section below, you'll find links to: (1) Local area photos around Sheldon Jackson College (historical), (2) A listing of the nearest hotels to Sheldon Jackson College (historical) and (3) Driving Directions to Sheldon Jackson College (historical) from almost anywhere. The location of Sheldon Jackson College (historical) is marked on an interactive map. The map can be searched by either business name or business category.

Advertisement

Sheldon Jackson College (historical) - Maps, Driving Directions & Local Area Information

Feature Name: Sheldon Jackson College (historical)
Category: Alaska physical, cultural and historic features
Feature Type: Cultural
Class: School
Description: In operation 1878 to 2007. Became a National Historic Landmark in 2001.
History: The Sheldon Jackson School is nationally significant for its important role in the education of Native Alaskans during the first half of the twentieth century and in the transformation of Southeast Native Alaskan cultures during this period. Through education that emphasized English,students were taught to adopt elements of Euro-American culture. Changes in Native Alaskan life were also instigated by the removal of native students from their homes to the school,and by the promotion of skills other than those used in traditional Native occupations. The school also played an important although indirect role,through its students,in the development of Native Alaskan political organization and the pursuit of legal rights for Native Alaskans.
Borough: Sitka Borough
Latitude: 57.0513877869
Longitude: -135.323883057
GNIS ID: 2493837
Search for: Sheldon Jackson College (historical) Address & Phone Number
Camera Icon Photos of the local Sitka Borough area
Advertisement
  

Use HTL Address Research for a Alaska Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, borough, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.



NOTE: The new Alaska Schools section of HomeTownLocator has SUBSTANTIALLY MORE INFORMATION about Alaska schools!

The new Sitka Borough School Profiles section has:
  1. School address & phone numbers
  2. School attendance zone maps (school boundary maps)
  3. Number of students, teachers, lowest and highest grades taught
  4. Links to school & enrollment characteristics, test scores, & parent reviews

Advertisement

Sheldon Jackson College (historical) - Location Map

BIG Map | Driving Directions | Terrain Map | Satellite Map | Data Source - USGS GNIS ID: 2493837

 

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Nearby Cities, Towns & CDPs

Sitka, AK (< 0.1 mile WNW)

Other Small Populated Places

Goddard, AK (15.1 miles S)
Baranof, AK (18.7 miles E)

Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Alaska July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement