http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Juneau Empire Story Archive

The first post office was established in Sitka on July 23, 1867. The Customs House was an early home of the post office, just a few dozen steps down from the promontory where Baranof's Castle perched. The Postmaster of Sitka, the town that served as the site of transfer when the U.S.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082999/Ins_sitka.shtml
State's first post office was located in Sitka

Postal service in Alaska is almost as old as the territory itself, but it was rather unreliable in the early years.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082999/Ins_sitka.html
Inside
This Day in History

In Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1881, the Harrisburgh post office was established. It was renamed Juneau post office the following January. In 1911, the first trainload of copper ore...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040807/sta_20070408007.shtml
News
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1881, the Harrisburgh post office was established. It was renamed the Juneau post office the following January. In 1911, the first train load of copper...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040808/sta_266368515.shtml
1

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING