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  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.

Special Events

"Summer Solstice Cemetery Tour" led by Lee Poleske and Sue McClure gets under way at 10:30 pm Wednesday, June 21. Participants in the hour-long walk are asked to meet at the American Legion Cemetery located behind the Chamber of Commerce building along the Seward Highway.

Windows of History

Sylvia Sexton, well-known Seward photographer, is featured in the window display area of the entry hall of the Seward Community Library Museum. Maddi McGraw, curator of Exhibits and Collections at the Seward Museum, put together this special exhibit which highlights the work of this Seward pioneer, who moved to Seward in 1904.

Temporary Exhibit

Seward and the First World War: 1917-1918 examines the different ways that World War I affected Seward residents, from the Army draft to local fundraising efforts, and includes a variety of historic newspaper articles, photographs, and objects, including some items on loan from Doug Capra. This temporary exhibit will be on display through the summer.