Sitka National Historical Park’s February 23rd Evening Program
PIO or Contact Person:Kelly Smitherman
Sitka National Historical Park, (February 13, 2012)- Due to unforeseen circumstances, Sitka National Historical Park's February 23rd Evening Program, Mysteries on Monastery Street with Nancy Yaw Davis, has been canceled.
About the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America's 395 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more at www.nps.gov/sitk or visit our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/#!/SitkaNationalHistoricalPark.
Did You Know?
The transfer of Alaska from Russia took place in Sitka. On October 18, 1867, the Russian flag was lowered on Castle Hill, home of Alaska's Russian governors, the American flag was raised, and a brief exchange of statements completed the transfer of Alaska to the United States.