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George Walton letters : to Stella Walton : ALS, 1898 Feb. 22-1900 July 6.
BANC FILM 2314; BANC MSS 96/103 p
Collection Overview

Title:

George Walton letters: to Stella Walton : ALS, 1898 Feb. 22-1900 July 6

Creator/Contributor:

Walton, George., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Walton, Stella.

Abstract:

Letters written to his wife, Stella, describing train trip from Chicago to Seattle, getting outfitted, and getting to the Klondike mines via British Columbia. Collection of more than 28 letters, some written over a period of several days, details Walton's experiences in the Alaskan gold rush.

Date:

1898 (issued)

Subject:

n-cn-yk -- n-us-ak -- n-us-wa
Railroad travel -- West (U.S.)
Chilkoot Pass
Seattle (Wash.) -- Description and travel
Alaska -- Gold discoveries
Dawson (Yukon) -- Description and travel
British Columbia -- Description and travel

Note:

Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2314.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)
1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 2573) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2314
BANC MSS 96/103 p

Origin:

Alaska