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Building the Alaska Oil Pipeline

Grades: 6-12
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In this video segment adapted from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, learn how the Trans-Alaska Pipeline was conceived and built in the 1970s. When oil was discovered ...

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Accessibility: Auditory, Visual

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© 2009, 2006 WGBH Educational Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

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Source: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: "The Alaska Pipeline"

This media asset was adapted from American Experience: "The Alaska Pipeline".

Adapted from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: "The Alaska Pipeline". Third party materials courtesy of Alaska Film Archives, University of Alaska, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, BP America, Inc., Corbis, Ukpeagvik Inupiat Corporation and Tuzzy Consortium Library of Barrow, Alaska.

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