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Mt. McKinley Tourist & Transportation Co. (Slideshow)
By Jennifer Houdek

Click to see images from the Alaska Digital Archives showing the story of how Mount McKinley National Park was opened to tourists via horses, trains, and buses.

Gallery of Images
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Mount McKinley National Park train station to the Savage River Tent Camp by pack train
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Alaska Railroad station in Mount McKinley National Park
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Packhorses for the Mt. McKinley Tourist & Transportation Company
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Dan T. Kennedy, center, is pictured on his favorite saddle horse
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Charles Sheldon, with guide Harry Karstens, visited the Mount McKinley area to study its wildlife
Click here for all 20 photos in this gallery.


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