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Juneau City

Juneau Borough, Alaska

Photo: Juneau City ca. 1887. Partridge's Alaska photographs, W. H. Partridge, publisher; Southern Methodist University, Central University Libraries, DeGoyler Library, digitalcollections.smu.edu, accessed September, 2012.

Juneau City Photo

Juneau administrative offices are located at 155 South Seward Street, Juneau, AK 99801.
Phone: 907‑586‑5240.


Juneau was established following the discovery of gold on Gold Creek in Silver Bow Basin in 1880. The city became a center for hard-rock mining. The city was incorporated in 1900 and became the capital of the Alaska Territory in 1906. [1]

  1. Alysia McLain, City and Borough of Juneau, Juneau Memorial Library, Juneau Alaska, nomination document, 2006, National Park Service, National Register of Historic Places, Washington, D.C.