Klondike Gold Rush [National Historical Park] -- Seattle Unit


Subject:
United States History , National Parks & Forests , Washington State: Recreation , Alaska Gold Rush , Washington State Parks & Recreation Areas , Washington State

Description:
Website for this national park that commemorates the impact of the "tens of thousands of people from across the United States and around the world [who] descended upon Seattle's commercial district" in 1897 and 1898 on their way to the Canadian Klondike. Includes details about activities, a curriculum guide (for grades 3-6), and news, such as the opening of the new visitor center in June 2006. From the National Park Service (NPS).

Publisher:
National Park Service (NPS)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nps.gov/klse/


PID= res:lii-21999