Marc Shandro
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From the informative sign next to the building:<br />
3rd Avenue Complex - In Dawson City's history, permafrost ranks second only to fire as the bane of buildings. These three structures, dating from 1901, illustrate what can happen when heated buildings are placed on frozen ground; the frost melts, mixing water with soil to form a very fluid muck into which the different footings settle at different rates.
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