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Atlin - A Dock

Image depicts a dock on the shore of Atlin Lake, as well as a building that may have once been a hospital. The slide is simply labelled "hospital."

Atlin Cemetery Sign

Image depicts a sign in the Atlin Cemetery, it reads: "In 1898, Fritz Miller and Kenny McLaren found gold on nearby Pine Creek, triggering British Columbia's last placer gold rush. The boom subsided by 1908, but gold has kept Atlin aliv...

[Miles Canyon?] - Trees

Image depicts numerous trees on the bank of a river, possibly in Miles Canyon near Whitehorse, Y.T. The slide is labelled "canyon city."

Miles Canyon - A River

Image depicts a river in the Miles Canyon near Whitehorse Y.T. The Robert Lowe Bridge, built in 1922, can be seen over the canyon.

View Back to Skagway

Image depicts a view over a forested, mountainous area and a river somewhere in the area of Skagway, Alaska.

Tunnel

Image depicts the White Pass Train entering a tunnel in the mountain side.

Trail of 98

Image depicts a patch of snow-covered ground with a sign that reads "Trail of 98," somewhere along the White Pass railway.

Old Trestle

Image depicts an old trestle along the White Pass railway, and the White pass Train on the left of the image.

Tsilcoh Falls

Image depicts the Tsilcoh Falls, north of Fort St. James and somewhere near Pinchi Lake Road.

Railway Bridge

Image depicts a railway bridge, possibly in the small town of Fraser, located on the Klondike Highway in B.C.

Atlin Museum - Moose Hall

Image depicts the Moose Hall in the Atlin Museum. A sign above the door reads: "In 1905 this building was the new Arctic Brotherhood Hall in Discovery. Some years later it was hauled here in two parts by horses to become the Moose Lodge and...

Atlin - Nurses' Residence

Image depicts a building which once served as the residence for two nurses in Atlin, B.C. A sign in front of the house reads: "Grateful Atlinites built this house in 1902 for their first missionary nurses, Helen Bone and Elizabeth Mitchell, ...

Atlin - Discovery Jail

Image depicts an old building which used to be the Discovery Jail. The plaque on it reads: "It cost $800 to build this two cell jail in 1902. The solid walls are 2"x6" laid flat one on top of the other. It was skidded to Atlin in...

Atlin - the Garrett Store

Image depicts the Garrett Store in Atlin, B.C. A plaque on it reads: "John Garrett, a prominent English cricket player, came to Atlin in 1910 to mine gold. In 1917 he opened this grocery and dry goods store where he also sold his wife'...

Atlin - World War II Memorial

Image depicts a memorial plaque which reads: "In memory of the Atlin men who gave their lives for their country in World War II," and then proceeds to list several individuals.

Alaska Highway

Image depicts a small section of the Alaska Highway somewhere near Whitehorse, Y.T. The slide also appears to be labelled "army washing" for unknown reasons.

Highway and Mountains

Image depicts a van on a highway with mountains in the distance; the location is uncertain, though it is possibly along the Alaska Highway.

Forested Mountains

Image depicts a view of a forested, mountainous area and a river, somewhere along the White Pass railway. The slide is labelled "begin climb," suggesting the image was taken at the beginning of the White Pass Train's ascent into th...

Forested Valley

Image depicts a view of a forested valley in the mountains somewhere along the White Pass railway.

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