• View of the Golden Gate Bridge, taken from the Marin Headlands, looking towards San Francisco at sunrise.

    Golden Gate

    National Recreation Area California

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Questioning Artifacts,
a virtual exploration of Alcatraz Island, stimulates your students' curiosity as they conduct archeological inquiry to discover how artifacts - found and missing - influence our interpretation of history, cultures, and even ourselves.

 
Captain Charles Young


Honorable Duty: The Moral Dilemma of the Buffalo Soldiers places your students in the shoes of the African American troops sent to fight in the Spanish American War, the War for Independence in the Philippines, and American Expansionism in the Pacific during the height of Jim Crow.

Did You Know?

Crissy Field was named after Major Dana H. Crissy, a military aviator who lost his life in a 1919 cross-country aircraft flight?

Crissy Field was named after Major Dana H. Crissy, a military aviator who lost his life in a 1919 cross-country aircraft flight?