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 conducts monthly membership meetings from September through May in the Community Room of the Library Museum. The next meeting will be Thursday, March 22 following a "Fourth Thursdays: Our History" program by Lee Poleske  at 7 pm. For details on the program, click on the "WHAT'S NEW" tab above. To become a member of RBHS, 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. Winter hours are: Tuesday thru Thursday by advance appointment (call 224-4007); 1 - 5 pm Friday and Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday. Free admission during winter hours. For information about museum operations, contact curator Maddi McGraw, phone 907-224-4007, or check out the Seward Community Library Museum website.

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