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Fremont and the Klondike Gold Rush: 1897 to 1898
Saturday, May 12, 2018, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Fremont and the Klondike Gold Rush: 1897 to 1898
WhereFremont Branch
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryA display of historical photos and speakers highlighting Fremont's connection to the Klondike Gold Rush.
DescriptionStarting at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 12th, enjoy a display of historic photos and documents highlighting Fremont's connection to the Klondike Gold Rush.

At 12:00 p.m. a documentary, Finding the A.J. Goddard, will be shown in the meeting room. The A.J. Goddard was one of two steamboats brought to the Klondike by Fremont residents A.J. and Claire Goddard.

Following the documentary, Richard Miller, NW Seaport Arthur Foss project manager, will give a talk on the history of the 129 year old Arthur Foss tugboat. The Arthur Foss is considered the oldest wooden tugboat in the world. The Arthur Foss (then the Wallowa) supported Klondike mining efforts.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
Contact Phone206-684-4084
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Contact InfoFremont Branch
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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