Geography Assignments

The Drive For Statehood In Alaska

The journey to Statehood for Alaska was a long and hard one. There were many struggles that they needed to overcome, but when the people of Alaska all pulled together, they accomplished great things. All of their hard work paid off though, when the territory of Alaska finally became a State and was admitted into… Continue reading The Drive For Statehood In Alaska

Geography Assignments

The Importance of Gold in Alaska

Gold has played an important role in the development of Alaska. The State of Alaska was purchased from the Russians in 1867 and at first, the federal government did not invest much in their newly acquired land. However, the discovery of gold in many of Alaska’s rivers changed all of that. Before the first discovery… Continue reading The Importance of Gold in Alaska