Patricia Roppel Memorial Scholarship: Tongass Historical Society is proud to announce the establishment of the THS Patricia Roppel Memorial Scholarship at the Alaska Community Foundation. . This scholarship is in memory of Patricia “Pat” Roppel– author, historian and Alaskan. Pat served on the THS board, made significant donations of objects, information, time and money and was a supportive member for over fifty years. Her numerous published works about Southeast Alaska spanned various topics ranging from business to salmon hatcheries in the area. Pat is remembered as someone who was open and loved to share her love and knowledge with others. If you wish to donate to this scholarship fund, please go to the Alaska Community Foundation website at https://alaskacf.org/blog/funds/ths-patricia-roppel-scholarship/.