Aerial view showing the Canyon Island crossing of Taku River at Mile 4; proposed road would be located on island up to the narrowest point of river at a favorable bridge crossing and thence following the north or westerly bank of the river to...
Title taken from image. Men wearing embroidered collars, aprons, with flags and ceremonial objects. Children and other spectators look out from open windows in background. Man in front center wearing top hat is George Lawler.
Ted Pedersen poses with a chain saw Caption on verso: "This is only a temporary dwelling until I can build our future home of logs. However I learned a lot by putting this one together. Have been wearing a moustache for seven years."
In Winter and Pond Company's photograph album THE TRAIL OF '98 Full album caption: "Yukoners on the trail, 1898, whipsawing lumber to make rafts, scows, and other manner of water craft in which to reach the golden land of their hopes."