|Title||Sourdough Convention picnic, showing group photograph of men and women outside in a park, August 1927 |
|Photographer||Perkins, Frank |
|Notes||Caption on Image: 236. 8-14-27|
Handwritten on note affixed on verso: Sourdough Convention picnic held Aug. 27, 1927. Mr. Carmack enjoyed immensely these gatherings with old friends from the north.
Handwritten on verso: Property of Ethel Becker. 15454-S.E. 4th. Bellevue, Wash.
Printed on verso: Frank Perkins. Commerical Photographer. 316 Crown Bldg. Phone Sunset 184
PH Coll 692.12
|Contextual Notes||George W. Carmack was a gold miner in the Yukon Territory and is credited for discovering gold on Rabbit Creek, (later Bonanza Creek), which launched the Klondike Gold Rush in 1896. Carmack later left his family and the Yukon and remarried in Olympia, Washington in 1900. |
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Reunions--United States; Parks--United States |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Portraits, Group--United States |
|Location Depicted||United States |
|Digital Collection||Portraits Collection|
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Photographs of George W. Carmack. PH Coll 692 |
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|Object Type||Photograph |
|Physical Description||11 x 7 in |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9800XL at 100-150 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2008 |