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Alaska Highway Postcards

Alaska Highway Postcards by Provincial News, 1942-43
#3 - Campman Bridge at Slims River, 1565 miles from the beginning of the Alaska Highway.
Approved by Northwest Service Command, U.S. Army.
NFB photo.

The highway has been substantially shortened over the years by re-routing sections of it. The current Slims River Bridge is only 1023.6 miles (1647.4 kilometers) from the beginning of the highway (Mile 0 is at Dawson Creek, British Columbia).

Alaska Highway postcard showing the Campman Bridge at Slims River, 1940s

Reverse of Alaska Highway postcard by Provincial News, 1940s



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