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The Juneau-Douglas City Museum Celebrates 50 years of Statehood 1959-2009 with the following 50th Statehood Celebrations
Lowering the 48 Star Flag photo taken by Andy Humphries. JDCM 88.30.006.
Check out more photographs from the July 4, 1959 statehood celebration.
Images from the July 4th, 2009 Flag Raising Ceremony at the City Museum. Photos courtesy of Dick Kent. See more photos from the Juneau Empire.
Exhibits honoring Alaska's 50th Anniversary of Statehood
Raising the Statehood Flag in Juneau, July 4, 1959 - A brief synopsis of the event.
The Juneau-Douglas City Museum is proud to have a direct connection with statehood by its nomination to the National Register of Historic Places for Statehood significance as the location of the official statehood flag raising on July 4, 1959.