Haines and Chilkoot Barracks

Price: $4.95

Stock #: 76521
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Haines
State: Alaska (AK)
County: Haines
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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HAINES AND CHILKOOT BARRACKS. Construction of this military post, was commennced in 1903 .Two companies of infantry are now stationed here. Haines was established soon after the discovery of placer gold in the Poraupine District, fifty miles northwest of this point. It has since been the base of supplies for this district.

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