Alaska Celebrates Statehood, Juneau SOF & Sil. Neg. Trims 7-6-59
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Black and white outtakes featuring the celebrations in Juneau as Alaska became the 49th state of the USA. Images feature celebratory parades and speeches. The US flag is raised while the national anthem is played. William A. Egan, the governor of Alaska, makes a speech saying this is the first time in the nation’s history that a 49-star flag has been shown.