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    Sitka

    National Historical Park Alaska

Our Partners

 
 
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US Geological Survey
National Geomagnetism Program

 

Additional Partners

Sitka Tribe of Alaska

Fort Ross Interpretive Association

International Association of Specialists on Russian America (IASRA)
(Originally: Joint Siberian - Alaskan Research Group on Russian America (JSARGRA))

Did You Know?

Painting of Tlingit warriors

The Battle of 1804 marked the beginning of Russian governance in Alaska. All that remains of this last major conflict between Europeans and Alaska Natives is a clearing at the site of the Tlingit fort and battlefield.