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Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska and Washington

319 Second Ave S.
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 220-4240
Description: After surviving a devastating fire and an economic depression, Seattle flourished with the Klondike Gold Rush. As a key port city, merchants supplied would-be Klondike Kings and Queens on their way to Alaska. This cemented Seattle as an anchor of the Pacific Northwest.
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Lewis and Clark National Historical Park, Oregon and Washington

92343 Fort Clatsop Road
Astoria, OR 97103
Phone: (503) 861-2471
Description: Explore the timeless rainforests and majestic coastal vistas. Discover the rich heritage of the native people. Unfold the dramatic stories of America's most famous explorers. The park encompasses sites along the Columbia River and the Pacific Coast. Follow in the footsteps of the explorers and have an adventure in history.
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Nez Perce National Historical Park,
Idaho, Montana, Oregon, & Washington

39063 US Hwy 95
Lapwai, ID 83540
Phone: (208) 843-7009
Description: For thousands of years the valleys, prairies, mountains, and plateaus of the inland northwest have been home to the nimí·pu· (Nez Perce) people. Extremely resilient, they have adapted and survived the settling of the United States. Explore these places. Learn their stories.
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San Juan Island National Historical Park, Washington

San Juan Island
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
Phone: (360) 378-2240
Description: Peace Over War. San Juan Island is well known for splendid vistas, saltwater shore, quiet woodlands, orca whales and one of the last remaining native prairies in the Puget Sound/Northern Straits region. But it was also here in 1859 that the United States and Great Britain nearly went to war over possession of the island, the crisis ignited by the death of a pig.
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