During the winter of 1895-96, Lockie MacKinnon and George Miller erected the Circle City Hotel on Third Street in Juneau, between Seward and Franklin Verso identifies the two people in the center of the image as Lockie MacKinnon and his son...
Title from image caption Also from caption: the destination is "Grays Camp on Kitsina River" Busy street scene in winter, with five teams of horses; A. L. Levy & Co. businesses are prominent in background Photographer's number G 1103
Title from image caption Four horses are harnessed to sled, "with [passengers] Judge Reid and party"; sign in background reads Ed. S. Orr &* Co. Valdez-Fairbanks Winter Stage Photographer's number G 2111
Caption: "The only way of traveling on the land or ice during the winter days is by means of sled and dogs. My team coming home from Wainwright to Barrow about 100 miles. I made it in a day and a half."