The Alaska Historical Society would like to recognize the following milestones in our state’s history being celebrated in 2017:


150th Anniversary of the Treaty of Cession

75th Anniversary of the Alaska Highway

 100th Anniversary of the University of Alaska



100th Anniversary of Denali National Park




50th Anniversary of the Alaska Historical Society:  “The Founding of the Alaska Historical Society, 1967–1968” by Ross Coen in Alaska History, Volume 31, Number 2, Fall 2016.


75th Anniversary of the Bombing of Dutch Harbor in World War II, June 1942