August 25, 2010

Whitehorse, museums


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Main Street at 2nd, banks and shopping in Whitehorse

Main and 2nd Streets in Whitehorse, capital and metroplis of the Yukon

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 2
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7197 N -135.0527 W
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The Prospector statue on Main Street in Whitehorse

Statue of prospecotr and his dog, symbols of the Yukon

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 3
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7192 N -135.0553 W
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The "Queen of the Yukon" historic mailplane

The Queen of the Yukon mailplane hung from the ceiling in the Yukon Transportation Museum, Whitehorse

Yukon Transportation Museum, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 5
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-transportation-museum-whitehorse-canada

coordinates: 60.7119 N -135.0795 W
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Overview of the Yukon Transportation Museum

Overview of the town street main room at the Yukon Transportation Museum

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 6
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-transportation-museum-whitehorse-canada

coordinates: 60.7119 N -135.0795 W
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A Fairchild Monoplane

Service vehicles and a Fairchild monoplane at the Yukon Transportation Museum

Yukon Transportation Museum, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 7
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-transportation-museum-whitehorse-canada

coordinates: 60.7123 N -135.0795 W
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Military vehicles at the Yukon Transportation Museum

Military Vehicles in the big new room at the Yukon Transportation Museum

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 8
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region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-transportation-museum-whitehorse-canada

coordinates: 60.7123 N -135.0795 W
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Inside a White Pass & Yukon Route Railway car

A passenger car from the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway at the Yukon Transportation Museum

at the Yukon Transportation Museum in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 9
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-transportation-museum-whitehorse-canada

Coordinates: 60.7119 N -135.0795 W
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Mammoths at the Whitehorse airport

Full-scale models of mammoths outside the Yukon-Beringia museum in Whitehorse

Yukon-Beringia Interpretive Center in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 10
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
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Coordinates: 60.7098 N -135.0807 W
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Mammoth skeletons at the Yukon-Beringia Interpretive Center

Mammoth skeletons in the Yukon-Beringia Interpretive Center in Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 11
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-beringia-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7088 N -135.0794 W
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Skeleton of a steppe bison at the Yukon-Beringia Interpretive Center

Skeleton of a giant extinct steppe bison at the Yukon-Beringia museum in Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 12
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-beringia-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7086 N -135.0793 W
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Don Bain meets a giant beaver

Don Bain attempts to pet a giant beaver outside the Yukon-Beringia museum in Whitehorse

Yukon-Beringia Interpretive Center, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 13
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: yukon-beringia-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7097 N -135.0796 W
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Whitehorse Fish Ladder, to help migrating salmon past the Schwatka Lake Dam

The Fish Ladder in Whitehorse, watery pathway around the hydroelectric plant and dam (but why pink?)

Yukon River east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 14
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.6964 N -135.041 W
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Whitehorse Fish Ladder, a weir forces fish into the ladder

Whitehorse Rapids fish ladder, last step on the longest salmon run in the world

Yukon River east of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 15
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.6964 N -135.0411 W
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Yukon River Centennial Bridge

Centennial Bridge over the Yukon River in Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 16
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: whitehorse-rapids-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.6992 N -135.0432 W
click order on locality page: 1
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Outside the MacBride Museum

Outdoor exhibits at the MacBride Museum in Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 17
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: macbride-museum-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7211 N -135.0519 W
click order on locality page: 5
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A trappers cabin and elevated cache at the MacBride Museum

A trapper's cabin and cache on stilts at the MacBride Museum in Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 18
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: macbride-museum-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7211 N -135.0519 W
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Historical exhibits at the MacBride Museum

The history of the Klondike Stampede in the MacBride Museum, Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 19
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: macbride-museum-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7211 N -135.0521 W
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Stuffed animals in the MacBride Museum

Beautifully mounted animals of the Yukon in the MacBride Museum, Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 20
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: macbride-museum-whitehorse-yukon-canada

Coordinates: 60.7212 N -135.0523 W
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Sam McGee's actual cabin at the MacBride Museum

Sam McGee's actual cabin (as in Robert Service's poem) at the MacBride Museum in Whitehorse

Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada

August 25, 2010
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accession number: 2010-08-25 21
state: yukon-canada
region: yukon-canada-whitehorse-southern
locality: macbride-museum-whitehorse-yukon-canada

coordinates: 60.7213 N -135.0523 W
click order on locality page: 3
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