Wrangell-St. Elias: Part of a World Heritage Site
Protecting Historic Sites & Artifacts:
Kennecott Copper Mine:
The Kennecott Story:
In The Shadow of Kennecott:
Kennecott Mill Town:
Kennecott Engineering Drawings:
Community And Copper:
The Valdez Trail:
Key Dates in the Creation of the Park:
Archeology in Wrangell St. Elias:
Administrative History of ANILCA:
History of the National Park Service:
Alaska History & Cultural Studies:
Did You Know?
Historic Kennecott is the site of the purest copper discovery on the face of the planet. In 1900, prospector Jack Smith exclaimed, "...I've got a mountain of copper up there."