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FORT KNOX,. KENTUCKY. OUTLINE. FACTS HISTORY -Construction -WWII SECURITY. Holds solid gold worth an estimated 140 billion dollars ( usmint.gov ) Run by the US Mint ( usmint.gov ) No visitors No Exceptions ( usmint.gov ). - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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FORT KNOX,

FORT KNOX,KENTUCKYOUTLINEFACTS HISTORY-Construction-WWII SECURITY

Holds solid gold worth an estimated 140 billion dollars (usmint.gov) Run by the US Mint (usmint.gov) No visitors No Exceptions (usmint.gov)

Holds over 4,600 tons of gold bullion (usmint.gov) Roughly 2.5% of all the gold ever refined throughout human history (usmint.gov) Fort Knox is the safest and most secure place on earth. (usmint.gov) 1933 President Franklin D. Roosevelt outlawed the private ownership of gold Federal Reserve increased from $4 billion to $12 billion between 1933 and 1937 In 1936, the U.S. Treasury Department began construction of the United States Bullion Depository at Fort Knox, Kentucky The vault door is weighs 22 tonsThe Fort is guarded by the United States Military30,000 soldiers, with associated tanks, armored personnel carriers, attack helicopters, and artillery.

Fort Knox is empty? (timesonline.co.uk)Fort Knox has no gold But

Houses a Government labHas the cure to cancer and AIDSHas alien bodies and spacecraft

The world may never know

OVERVIEWFort Knox established in 1937Safest place on earthHolds estimated 140 billion in gold (or does it?)Held important historical documents during and after WWIICould be a secret government lab where they do crazy alien experimentsWork CITED Pagehttp://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/us_and_americas/article5989271.ecehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Bullion_Depositoryhttp://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/fun_facts/?action=fun_facts13http://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/CoinLibrary/#PresQUESTIONS??MY INFODAVID AGUILODYA5099@PSU.EDU