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Dalton Trail Post, Mile 40, Haines Highway, Haines, Haines Borough, AK

Dalton Trail Post, Mile 40, Haines Highway, Haines, Haines Borough, AK

 
 
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Summary

Significance: Dalton Trail Post is associated with the Canadian Northwest Mounted Police and their role in maintaining order in the Kondike Gold Rush, and in the establishment of the United States-Canadian border.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-1
Survey number: HABS AK-4
Building/structure dates: 1890 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Jarvis, Inspector A, M
Canadian Northwest Mounted Police
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Haines (Alaska)59.23583, -135.44500
Google Map of 59.2358333, -135.445
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