RBHS / F.G. Hale Collection A view of early day Seward, Alaska, at the head of Resurrection Bay shows the railroad dock along the southern waterfront.

RBHS / F.G. Hale Collection
A view of early day Seward, Alaska, at the head of Resurrection Bay shows the railroad dock along the southern waterfront.

Resurrection Bay Historical Society Objectives

  • To collect, preserve and make accessible to the public materials that help establish and illustrate the history of the Seward area.
  • To stimulate interest and disseminate information about the history of the Seward area.
  • To encourage the preservation of historical buildings, structures and sites in the Seward area.

Activities

Resurrection Bay Historical Society meets the fourth Thursday of each month at 7 pm in the Seward Museum, 239 Sixth Avenue. The monthly meetings are on summer hiatus during June, July and August. To become a member, complete a membership form and mail it to RBHS, PO Box 55, Seward, AK 99664.

Collection

The Resurrection Bay Historical Society collection of objects, photographs and archives has a home in the museum portion of the Seward Community Library & Museum, 239 Sixth Ave., Seward, Alaska, phone 907-224-3902. Museum hours are: 10 am - 5 pm Tuesday through Saturday, and 1-5 pm Sunday. Admission is $5 -- adults, and $3 -- age 12 and under. Admission includes the 2 pm showing of the earthquake video in the community room. For further information, contact Heather McClain, collections coordinator, phone 907-224-4007, or refer to the SCLM website.

Resurrection Bay Historical Society
PO Box 55
Seward, AK 99664
rbhs1903@gmail.com