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 meetings are typically the fourth Thursday of each month and get underway at 7 p.m. in the Seward Museum, 239 Sixth Avenue. 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. Admission is $5 -- adults, and $3 -- ages 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