Former Elks Lodge - Juneau, AK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member linkys
N 58° 18.046 W 134° 24.348
8V E 534827 N 6462349
Quick Description: Located at 109 Franklin Street just outside the main tourist area of Juneau.
Location: Alaska, United States
Date Posted: 10/7/2011 4:03:20 AM
Waymark Code: WMCRFV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 4

Long Description:
No longer the home of Elks Lodge 420, this building still displays B.P.O.E. over the door. Built by the Elks in 1908, first territorial Legislature of Alaska was convened in the building in 1913, and there is an Alaska historical marker near the door.

The marker reads:

Alaska's first legislature met in this building on March 3, 1913. Named President of the Senate was L.V. Ray of Seward, and named Speaker of the House was Earnest B. Collins of Fox.

In recent years the membership of the lodge declined, and in 2006 the building was sold, with the Elks now meeting in the Moose Lodge.
Physical Address:
109 South Franklin
Juneau, AK USA

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