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Inquiry Question

Historical Context



Photo 1
Photo 2
Drawing 1
& Photo 3

Photo 5
Photo 6


Table of

Visual Evidence

Photo 4: Golden North Hotel.
[Graphic] Photo 4 with link to higher quality photo.

(Photo by David H. Curl, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park)

Built in 1898 by the Klondike Trading Company, this building did not house the Golden North Hotel until 1908.

Questions for Photo 4

1. Compare this building with those shown in Photo 2. What do your observations indicate about Skagway's development?

2. How does this building represent Skagway's continuing role along a transportation route to the Yukon Territory?

* The image on the screen has a resolution of 72 dots per inch (dpi), and therefore will print poorly. You can obtain a high resolution version of Photo 4, but be aware that it will take about 30 seconds to load with a 28.8K modem.




Comments or Questions

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