Collection dcm-109 - Dawson City Museum Early Klondike collection

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Dawson City Museum Early Klondike collection

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CA dcm dcm-109

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51 photographs : 26 b&w prints, 22 b&w card mounted prints, 4 b&w prints from glass plate negatives

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These photographs were collected by the Dawson City Museum and arranged by subject. The images were taken by various professional photographers including Larss & Duclos, Goetzman, Adams & Co., E. A. Hegg, Duclos, and E. O. Ellingsen. Photographs include images of routes to the Klondike including the Chilkoot and Skagway; Dawson City, Yukon events including 4th of July, May 24th (Victoria Day), dog teams, the first car; streetscapes including Avery Groceries, Dawson Daily News, Jimmy's Place, Fairview Hotel, etc.; Transportation including Klondike Mines Railway (KMR) and sternwheelers, Gold Fields, North West Mounted Police (NWMP) and First Nations.

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3 of the photographs are duplicates

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Inventory of photographs on Dawson City Museum database. Caption list available.

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