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 next meeting  will begin at 7 pm Thursday, Jan. 28.  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. Winter museum hours are: 1  - 5 pm  Saturday; Tues. - Fri. by appointment; and closed Sun. and Mon. Admission is free in the winter. 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