Alaska Facts and Trivia. Outsiders first discovered Alaska in 1741 when Danish
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Alaska was the 49<sup>th</sup> state in the USA; it became a state on January 3, 1959. State
Abbreviation - AK State Capital - Juneau Largest City - Anchorage
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Mar 15, 2014 ... 50 Interesting Facts about Alaska, including its geography, culture, and history.
Nov 6, 2013 ... For those who have never visited, it is nearly impossible to quantify the vastness
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Oct 26, 2015 ... Located 500 miles away from the nearest state, there's likely a lot you haven't
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May 19, 2011 ... Here are 22 fun facts you might want to know about Alaska. 1. Rising to 20,320
feet, Mt. McKinley is the highest peak in the United States.
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Feb 12, 2014 ... Alaska: it's a bit like America's adopted son who is much bigger than all of his
siblings and as such has been ostracized; literally left out in the ...