Three Thousand Pack Animals

Three Thousand Pack Animals (HM1B58)

Location: Skagway, AK 99840 Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon
Country: United States of America

N 59° 27.175', W 135° 19.17'

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[Rendering of a loaded pack horse and pack mule]
The dead are speaking in memory of us three thousand pack animals that laid our bones on these awful hills during the Gold Rush of 1897-1898. We now thank those listening that heard our groans across this stretch of years
We waited but not in vain.

Placed by the Ladies of the Golden North and the Alaska-Yukon Pioneers
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HM NumberHM1B58
Series This marker is part of the More Than Words series
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Year Placed1997
Placed ByLadies of the Golden North and the Alaska – Yukon Pioneers
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 7:54am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)8V E 481885 N 6590529
Decimal Degrees59.45291667, -135.31950000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 59° 27.175', W 135° 19.17'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds59° 27' 10.50" N, 135° 19' 10.20" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)907
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 271 Broadway, Skagway AK 99840, US
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