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The stereograph contains a black and white image of a mining camp at the base of the Chilkoot Pass, which is located between the state of Alaska (United States) and British Columbia (Canada). In the distance, a line of men can be seen climbing the Golden Stair, a nickname for the steep incline leading to the Pass. The image is adhered to a peach-colored paper card mount.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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3 1/2 X 7 inches
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albumen print on paper card mount
recto, vertical right: Copyright 1898, by B. W. Kilburn recto, bottom right: 12733. Onward and Upward over the Chilcoot [sic] Pass. verso, center; Photographed and Published by / B.W. KILBURN, = Littleton, N.H.
Chilkoot Pass; Gold mines and mining--Alaska; Gold mines and mining--United States
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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