Perseverance Rescue #3
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Collection Juneau-Douglas City Museum
Credit line Museum Purchase.
Date of photo 1/1/1910
Description B/W photo postcard. Front view of injured prospector's campsite.

Second view of campsite on a boulder. This view is looking down a basin. Three men are evident in the far background. The foreground shows the front entrance to the tent. There is a white bowl and other items in front of the tent. Number "3" in bottom proper left.
Notes This appears to be the tent where the rescue party picked up the injured prospector.
Photograph is printed upside down in relation to back of postcard.

This basin is probably in the Taku River drainage.

View of prospector’s camp looking down what is possibly the Taku River basin.
Object ID 2006.39.003
Object Name Postcard
People Geraghty, Jim
Search Terms Mine
Postcard
Photograph
Prospecting
Mountain
Mining
Title Perseverance Rescue #3
Collection Juneau-Douglas City Museum
Credit line Museum Purchase.
Date of photo 1/1/1910
Description B/W photo postcard. Front view of injured prospector's campsite.

Second view of campsite on a boulder. This view is looking down a basin. Three men are evident in the far background. The foreground shows the front entrance to the tent. There is a white bowl and other items in front of the tent. Number "3" in bottom proper left.
Notes This appears to be the tent where the rescue party picked up the injured prospector.
Photograph is printed upside down in relation to back of postcard.

This basin is probably in the Taku River drainage.

View of prospector’s camp looking down what is possibly the Taku River basin.
Object ID 2006.39.003
Object Name Postcard
People Geraghty, Jim
Search Terms Mine
Postcard
Photograph
Prospecting
Mountain
Mining
Title Perseverance Rescue #3
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