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To The Skagway, Alaska Museum

The book in this photo records the deaths of gang leader Jefferson R. "Soapy" Smith, and Frank Reid, who shot each other on the Skagway dock on July 8, 1898. A closeup of the book can be seen here.

This photograph is © 2003-2013 by Murray Lundberg, and is not to be copied without express permission.
A photo of the museum at Skagway, Alaska.