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Catalog Number 2017.4.25
Object Name Postcard
Title Postcard to Jacob Fischer from Gil Haskamp
Date July 21, 1927
Scope & Content A colourized postcard written to Jacob Fischer at Fischers Camp at Jervis Inlet from Gil Haskamp. The postcard shows the Chilkoot Pass in Alaska and has the caption "Over Chilkoot Pass during the gold rush in Alaska. Thousands of gold seekers used this trail". The postcard was sent from Ketchikan, Alaska and has a two cent stamp. Gil writes that he "had a nice trip up here in the Inomar". Jacob logged at Vancouver Bay off Jervis Inlet, B.C. and both families were in the Pender Harbour area.
People Fischer, Jacob
Haskamp, Gil
Subjects Postcards
Postage stamps
Search Terms Alaska
Chilkoot Pass
Fischer family
Haskamp family
Accession number 2017.4