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White Pass

noun
1.
a mountain pass in SE Alaska, near Skagway. 2888 feet (880 meters) high.
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  • By this time the White Pass trail had grown to be a veritable horror.

    The Trail of a Sourdough May Kellogg Sullivan
  • It's about two blocks toward the rapids from White Pass Hotel.

    Alaska Ella Higginson
  • "Tenderfeet" were there as tender, and the way as rough, even if a trifle shorter than that over the White Pass.

    The Trail of a Sourdough May Kellogg Sullivan
  • Passing through the depot one is confronted by the largest hotel, the White Pass, directly across the street.

    Alaska Ella Higginson
  • If they used the White Pass they would turn east and circumvent the mountain on the east side.

  • One day the word was passed along that another pass (now known as White Pass) had been discovered.

    The Land of Tomorrow William B Stephenson, Jr.
  • It was not the depth of mud alone which was to deter one from essaying the White Pass route.

  • This is the point where the White Pass road is taken to make connection with the river boats for the interior.

  • Taki was orator for Waiio, and I led the party with my present of beads, which if red or White Pass as money.

    Life of John Coleridge Patteson Charlotte M. Yonge
  • “Mushed” through the White Pass, but, after reaching Dawson, he lost heart and came back again without a stake.

    In to the Yukon William Seymour Edwards

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