Steam Ship of Seattle - Passengers to Gold by Case & Draper. This ship was used to transport people to Alaska for the Gold Fields in hope of striking it rich. It is believed that the notorious Soapy Smith rode this very ship to Alaska. There are people on the deck watching and posing for the photo. The location was in Takou Inlet, which is near Juneau, Alaska.
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