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Alaska Historic Markers
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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. This category is for those markers found in the state of Alaska.
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Alaska Historic MarkersTurnagain Heights Slide - Earthquake park - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is located in Earthquake Park located on W Northern Lights Blvd. It is also accessible from the Tony Knowles Bicycle Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersTsunami - Earthquake park - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is located in Earthquake Park located on W Northern Lights Blvd. It is also accessible from the Tony Knowles Bicycle Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/14/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersThe earth did quake - Earthquake park - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is located in Earthquake Park located on W Northern Lights Blvd. It is also accessible from the Tony Knowles Bicycle Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersMeasuring the Magnitude of Damage - Earthquake park - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is located in Earthquake Park located on W Northern Lights Blvd. It is also accessible from the Tony Knowles Bicycle Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersAnchorage Aloft! - Earthquake park - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is located in Earthquake Park located on W Northern Lights Blvd. It is also accessible from the Tony Knowles Bicycle Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersResolution Park 1776 / 1778 - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is located at the entrance to Resolution Park. The park features a statue of Captain Cook and a magnificent view of Cook Inlet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersJames Cook - Anchorage, AK

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This plaque is on the front of the base of the statue of Capt. James Cook in Resolution Park overlooking Cook Inlet and is on L St in Anchorage, AK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 7/28/2009

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Alaska Historic MarkersWhat’s on the horizon? - Resolution Park - Anchorage, AK

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This marker is in Resolution Park overlooking Cook Inlet and is on L St in Anchorage, AK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersThe Voyages of Captain Cook - The First Voyage - Anchorage, Alaska

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Within this sculpture, there are three markers along with the likeness of the three ships, Captain Cook used in his exploration of world in the 1700's. This is the first of three waymarks for the history of these voyages.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Alaska

date approved: 2/19/2011

last visited: 1/27/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersThe Voyages of Captain Cook - The Second Voyage - Anchorage, Alaska

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Within this sculpture, there are three markers along with the likeness of the three ships, Captain Cook used in his exploration of world in the 1700's. This is the second of three waymarks for the history of these voyages.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Alaska

date approved: 2/19/2011

last visited: 1/27/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersThe Voyages of Captain Cook - The Third Voyage - Anchorage, Alaska

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Within this sculpture, there are three markers along with the likeness of the three ships, Captain Cook used in his exploration of world in the 1700's. This is the third of three waymarks for the history of these voyages.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Alaska

date approved: 2/10/2011

last visited: 1/27/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersCity Hall - Anchorage, Alaska

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Historical marker for former Anchorage City Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 5/31/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersWendler Building

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Anchorage's Historic Wendler Building

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Prying Pandora

location: Alaska

date approved: 12/12/2008

last visited: 9/6/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersTents to Skyscrapers - Anchorage, AK

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The history of Anchorage, from the initial tent city to the surveying and auction of the lots forming the new town in 1915. Located on the east side of C Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 8/17/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersTent City - 1915 - Anchorage, Alaska

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Historical marker giving brief history of the tent city as Anchorage's beginning.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 8/1/2010

last visited: 6/22/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersCoal, Farms, & The Railroad - Anchorage, Alaska

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Historical marker giving brief history of early reasons for Alaska Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 8/1/2010

last visited: 6/22/2014

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Alaska Historic Markers478 Miles of Steel - Anchorage, Alaska

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Historical marker giving brief history of the construction of the Alaska Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 8/2/2010

last visited: 6/22/2014

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Alaska Historic MarkersPioneer School - Anchorage, Alaska

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Historical marker for first school house in Anchorage, Alaska.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 7/26/2010

last visited: 7/28/2009

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Alaska Historic MarkersWhat is this “Rock Man”? - Wild Berry Park - Anchorage, AK

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A large "Rock man" or inuksuk located at the Wild Berry Park, Anchorage, AK. The marker explains what a inuksuk is.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alaska

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 9/1/2013

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Alaska Historic MarkersHope Survives Gold Fever - Turnagain Arm, Alaska

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Gold Rush Centennial historical marker giving brief history of Hope Alaska.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 8/7/2010

last visited: 5/21/2011

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Alaska Historic MarkersStampeders Flood the Arm - Turnagain Arm

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Gold Rush Centennial marker giving brief history of the large number of people who descended on the Turnagain Arm area during the Gold Rush.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 8/7/2010

last visited: 1/31/2011

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Alaska Historic MarkersThe Crow Creek Boys, Turnagain Arm, Alaska

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This interpretive sign celebrates the Alaska Gold Rush Centennial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Alaska

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 9/15/2012

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Alaska Historic MarkersFollowing the Money - Wasilla, Alaska

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Gold rush historical marker in Wasilla, Alaska.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 2/10/2011

last visited: 3/19/2011

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Alaska Historic MarkersBypassed Town Shivels - Wasilla, Alaska

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Historical marker giving brief history of the shrinking of the town of Knik when it was bypassed by the Alaska Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 2/10/2011

last visited: 3/19/2011

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Alaska Historic MarkersMatanuska Colony Project - Palmer, Alaska

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Set of historical markers giving brief history of New Deal project which brought colonists to Palmer area during the Great Depression.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Alaska

date approved: 8/24/2010

last visited: 2/1/2014

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