• Creator
  • Hegg, Eric A., 1867-1948
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1898
  • Description
  • Similiar to Hegg 156 and Hegg 157. "J.L. Wilson, Dawson, N.W.T." marked on side of sled. PH Coll 246.17[Meed journal: "Taken near Skagway, Spring 1898. A team of Angora goats, harnessed to a loaded sled, The owners idea was probably that after serving as draught animals, they could become available as meat and their long-hair hides be used as winter clothing or robes. This was the only known case of this kind and dogs and horses proved to be t... more
    Similiar to Hegg 156 and Hegg 157. "J.L. Wilson, Dawson, N.W.T." marked on side of sled. PH Coll 246.17[Meed journal: "Taken near Skagway, Spring 1898. A team of Angora goats, harnessed to a loaded sled, The owners idea was probably that after serving as draught animals, they could become available as meat and their long-hair hides be used as winter clothing or robes. This was the only known case of this kind and dogs and horses proved to be the only animals useful in the Klondike."].Klondike Gold Rush. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Photographic print
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 72 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3. 5/1998
  • Rights
  • Purchase. 1989.