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AlaskaKids learn about Iditarod's history!

Kids can learn about the history of the Iditarod by playing Serum Run, an educational game at  AlaskaKids. Players select their lead dog and set off on a journey to transport the much needed diphtheria serum from Nenana, Alaska to Nome. Start your own adventure and learn more about the history of the Iditarod...
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Peter Dunlap-Shohl
A former cartoonist for the Anchorage Daily News for more than 25 years, Peter is also an amazing writer and animator of his own cartoons. Check out his latest animated video, How Alaska Won the Cold War below.
Cold War
"How Alaska Won the Cold War" - Peter Dunlap-Shohl

We recommend you also see Susitna Story, a tale of musher Susitna Sal and her race with the devil.
Susitna Story
"Susitna Story" - Peter Dunlap-Shohl

The Iditarod Trail 
Do you have Iditarod fever yet? Learn about the ghost town of Iditarod, the upkeep of the Iditarod National Historic Trail and the history of the development of the "Great Race" in this great LitSite Article, The Iditarod Trail.
Team fresh from the Iditarod goldfields
Team fresh from the Iditarod goldfields
View a gallery of images here...