August 17, 2011

Early distance map from Skaguay to Whitehorse

Skaguay to Whitehorse
Distance map
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The above framed distance map was found on eBay and really impressed me in showing what the Klondike gold rush stampeders had to contend with in reaching Whitehorse, not to even mention Dawson, another distance of 200 plus miles!

Below are close-ups of the map.

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Jeff Smith


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