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.
Resurrection Bay Historical Society conducts monthly membership meetings the fourth Thursday of the month. The February 23 meeting starts at 7 pm with a program by local historian Lee Poleske in the Community Room of the Library Museum. Lee will show a short film about the Iditarod National Historic Trail and then give a presentation on the All-Alaska Sweepstakes, a sled dog race that got its start a century ago. To become a member of RBHS, complete a membership form and mail it to RBHS, PO Box 55, Seward, AK 99664.
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. Currently, the museum is open 12:00 to 5:00 pm Fridays and Saturdays, and also by advance appointment. For information about museum operations, contact museum 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