A remarkable photograph of Kenai taken around 1919 by Leon Grove, a teacher who climbed a telegraph pole to obtain an elevated vantage point, has been chosen to hang on the historical wall display downstairs in the new Mountain Tower addition to Central Peninsula Hospital.
Three wooden Orthodox crosses were found under the floor of St. Nicholas Chapel in Kenai back in 1972 when the Kenai Historical Society began a project to stabilize the aging building.
The Kenai Peninsula's Russian churches are living testaments of Alaska's rich and colorful past.
Providing a link to the past, capturing the attention of innumerable artists and serving the needs of the faithful are the Kenai Peninsula's Russian Orthodox churches.
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