Collection dcm-110 - Dawson City Museum sports and amusements collection

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Dawson City Museum sports and amusements collection

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CA dcm dcm-110

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30 photographs : b&w prints

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These photographs were collected by the Dawson City Museum, Yukon and arranged by subject. The images were taken by amateur and professional photographers including H.T. Misumi, E.O. Ellingsen, Adams & Duclos. They relate to sports and amusements in Dawson City. Activities represented include stage presentations, hunting, baseball, volleyball, Dawson Amateur Athletic Association, curling and hockey. Two shots of caribou herds crossing rivers and the first radio station broadcast by volunteers from the Old Territorial Administration Building (OTAB) in Dawson City in the late 1950s are included. There are 28 images and 2 copies.

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12 photographs are card mounted. 2 photographs are duplicates.

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Inventory of photographs available on Dawson City Museum database. Caption list available.

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