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Iditarod Trail Shelter Cabins, Rhon River Shelter Cabin, Nikolai, Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, AK

Iditarod Trail Shelter Cabins, Rhon River Shelter Cabin, Nikolai, Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, AK

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Significance: After the roadhouse at Rhon River (now Tatina River) burned in May, 1924, travelers used the trapper's cabin/shelter cabin of Einar Carlson, a partner in the Rhon River Roadhouse. Carlson's Rhon River Shelter Cabin, later maintained by the Alaska Road Commission, was 305 miles along the trail from Seward.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-4
Survey number: HABS AK-5-B



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