Photos: Days of '59

Juneau celebrates era at Statehood Ball

Posted: Sunday, January 04, 2009

Several hundred people attended the ball to celebrate Alaska's statehood on Jan. 3, 1959. Some dressed up in 1950s-era clothing and danced to classic songs performed by legendary 1950s doo-wop group The Diamonds.

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Brian Wallace / Juneau Empire
Brian Wallace / Juneau Empire


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