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Freighting near the summit of Thom[p]son Pass on Valdez-Fairbanks Trail
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A trail barn
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A stage load of travelers
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Going up Valdez summit
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Horse pack train crossing a patch of snow on Valdez-Fairbanks Trail
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Mail and freight on the Valdez summit

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