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Inquiry Question

Historical Context





Table of

United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Gold Fever! Seattle Outfits the Klondike Gold Rush relates to the following
National Standards for History:

    Era 6: The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900)

  • Standard 1B- The student understands the rapid growth of cities and how urban life changed.
  • Standard 1C- The student understands how agriculture, mining, and ranching were transformed.
  • Standard 3C- The student understands how Americans grappled with social, economic, and political issues.
  • Standard 4A- The student understands various perspectives on federal Indian policy, westward expansion, and the resulting struggles.


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