The AYPE of 1909

View of the Exposition with Mt Ranier in the background

The goal of Vic and Ray in 1909 was the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition in Seattle, a major exposition that attracted more than 3.7-million visitors.

The links below provide more information on the Exposition, including photographs of the amazing buildings constructed for the fair.

bulletEssay on the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (University of Washington)
bulletPhotographs of the Exposition (University of Washington)
bulletWikipedia Entry

Sadly, most of the buildings at the Exposition were demolished after the event closed. Only a few reminders remain, but we will seek out these links to the past at the end of our ride.

Home The AYPE of 1909 The 1909 Adventure The 2009 Riders Ride Calendar The Route Rider Requirements Histiocytosis Press Info A Green Event Video Reports