Wed, August 21, 2013

James Wickersham Day in Fairbanks, Friday, August 23

The Tanana Yukon Historical Society in Fairbanks invites the public to the “Wickersham Day Reception” at the Wickersham House Museum at Pioneer Park. The event takes place Friday, August 23, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, and light refreshments will be served.

For more information about TYHS, please call 907-456-8947.
The wonderful sketch of the Wickersham House that accompanies this post was done by Fairbanks artist and author Ray Bonnell. He is currently working on a book entitled Interior Sketches that features drawings like this one and brief essays on sites of historical significance around the state. Check out his blog here: