Thursday, December 17, 2015

Burro Pack Train



Today's picture shows a group of prospectors on the way to the gold fields with a burro pack train. The picture was taken in 1897, and it is near Dyea Point in Alaska. It looks a little cold and dreary, so lets hope they had a successful day.

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  1. Dyea is at the beginning of the Chilkoot Trail
    http://www.nps.gov/klgo/learn/historyculture/dyea.htm

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