This photo shows a Fourth Of July foot race behind the Slavonic Orthodox Church in Douglas. Photo courtesy of Alaska State Library (ASL-Douglas-Celebrations). If you have any information on this photo or any other early sports in the area or other historical tidbits please call the Juneau Empire Sports Editor, Outdoors Editor, or Online Editor. See daily historical photos on page A2 and in Sports. For more historical photos go to Juneauempire.com. The Juneau Empire is celebrating a "Century of the Empire" and is encouraging readers to submit old photos, comments or information on the areas rich history.
Posted October 7, 2012 12:17 am - Updated October 7, 2012 07:22 pm