Alaska At War!
The Alaska State Library's Historical Collections is proud to present "Alaska at War!" its latest exhibition of images from their photographic collection.
This exhibit of newly-revealed images witnesses the Alaskan people and places affected by the conflict in World War Two's Northern Pacific Theater. Images include the battle for Kiska and Attu Islands, the Prisoner of War Camp at Excursion Inlet, the 1942 bombing of Dutch Harbor on Unalaska Island, and the Aleut relocation to Southeast Alaska - alongside many other compelling photographs taken during this uncertain and crucial era in Alaskan history.
Opening night reception is First Friday, February 1st from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. at Friends of the Alaska State Museum Store on 124 Seward Street in Downtown Juneau. Call 907.465.2925 or email us for more information.
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Source: Alaska State Library — http://library.alaska.gov