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First Passenger Train on the White Pass and Yukon Route to the Summit, Feb. 20, 1899

Black and white image of several men, a few wearing fur coats, posing by the engine of a White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad passenger train, stopped under a rocky overhang, in Alaska, Feb. 20, 1899. Snow covers the ground.


Creation Date: Feb. 20, 1899

Catalog ID: 2010.0.162.1

Call Number: 2010.0.162.1

Object Types: print, photographic

Dimensions: image height 6.625 in . image width 4.625 in . overall height 9 in . overall width 7 in

Related Subjects: Alaska, Alaska gold rush, White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, train, passenger, Railroad travel, snow, coat, fur