Klondike Gold Rush photo albums
The collection contains two photo albums and a folio of 5 loose photographs from an unknown compiler, probably haling from Washington State. Includes approximately 173 photographs dating from circa 1898-1920, documenting the Gold Rush centered along the lower Klondike River, particularly working claims on Bonanza Creek and nearby Dawson City, Yukon Territories. Additional images are of families posing informally, of prospectors in make-shift cabins and mining operations and conditions.
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
2 linear ft. (1 box)
Language of Materials
Contains two photo albums and a folio of 5 loose photographs documenting life in the Yukon during the Gold Rush.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lincoln Ellsworth Fund; Purchase; 2014
Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA