Emma Rowena Gatewood, better known as Grandma Gatewood, first woman to hike Appalachian Trail. She did it in 1955 age wearing Keds sneakers & carrying an army blanket, raincoat, & plastic shower curtain which she carried in a homemade bag.
Working Dog: This picture was taken in the early near Seward, Alaska. It shows a gold prospector and his pack dog. He is preparing to leave for the summer prospecting season. He, and his dog, appear to be well equipped.