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Photo: Juneau's first church

Courtesy of the Alaska State Library Historical Collections,ASL-P243-2-039
Description on back in Russian with English translation: The very first church in Juneau, where all Christian communities too turns holding services. Built by Roman Catholic priests. Later passed into Presbyterian ownership. Afterward beer and soda water were brewed in it. Now on this site there stands the new five-story concrete New Cain Hotel. Time period: early 1900s.
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Description on back in Russian with English translation: The very first church in Juneau, where all Christian communities took turns holding services. Built by Roman Catholic priests. Later passed into Presbyterian ownership. Afterward beer and soda water were brewed in it. Now on this site there stands the new five-story concrete New Cain Hotel. Photo taken in the early 1900s.

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