Dawson Daily News

Dawson Daily News (HMX9M)

Location: Dawson, YT 10004 Yukon
Country: Canada

N 64° 3.727', W 139° 25.902'

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Le Dawson Daily News

[English]
The Dawson Daily News moved into this building in 1910, the sole survivor among 7 gold rush newspapers. It provided Dawson City with a window to the outside world and remained a profitable business until the early 1920s. Thereafter, it was essentially a one-person operation and shut down for good in 1954. By then valueless as a business, its true value was as a repository of Klondike history, faithfully recorded since 1899.

[French]
Le Dawson Daily News s'est install? dans cet immeuble en 1910. Il ?tait alors le seul survivant des sept journaux fond pendant la ru?e vers l'or. Le journal offrait ? Dawson City des nouvelles de l'ext?rieur et est demeur? profitable jusqu'au d?but des ann?es 20/ Par la suite, le journal n'?tait plus essentiellement que l'entreprise d'une seule personne. Le dernier num?ro a ?t? publi? en 1954. D lors, le journal n'avait plus de valeur commerciale, mais il garde une valeur historique en tant que t?moin de l;histoire du Klondike, qu'il a fid?lement consign?e ? partier de 1899.

Photo: Yukon Archives/National Archives of Canada Collection
Archives du Yukon/Collection des Archives nationalles du Canada

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Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 2:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)7W E 576532 N 7104878
Decimal Degrees64.06211667, -139.43170000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 64° 3.727', W 139° 25.902'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds64° 3' 43.62" N, 139° 25' 54.12" W
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Area Code(s)212, 917, 646, 516, 347,
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 408 Third Ave, Dawson YT 10004, CA
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