Youth Invited for Regalia Portrait
Sitka youth ages 2 to 18 are invited to be part of a community photographic portrait of youth wearing traditional cultural regalia. Those interested should meet at the Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center on Saturday, May 31st, at 10:00 a.m. This event is sponsored jointly by the Sitka Tribe of Alaska, the Southeast Alaska Indian Cultural Center, and Sitka National Historical Park. For more information please call 747-0110.
Did You Know?
On January 3, 1959, Alaska was admitted as the 49th state of the Union. The 49-star American flag was flown in Sitka for the first time on July 4 of that year.