Steamship MORGAN CITY leaving Seattle for Alaska, April 26, 1898
- Wilse, Anders Beer, 1865-1949
From 1897 to 1898, Seattle was deluged by hopeful miners en route to the Klondike gold fields in Alaska. After gathering supplies, herd animals, tools and gear, prospectors boarded steamers for the long journey up to the Yukon.Caption on image: Seattle April 26 98 Wilse Photo SeattleWilse 497.
Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek ArtixScan 1800f at 120 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2006