It is important that the National Park Service not only protect sites for their natural resources, but also sites that provide opportunities to understand the various stories about notable people, events, and culture that shaped this country. Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, created in 1976, is unique in that the Klondike Gold Rush was important for several distinct locations.
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Did You Know?
During the various regrading projects in downtown Seattle enough dirt was moved to completely fill in the Panama Canal.