3 edition of Life in the Klondike gold fields found in the catalog.
Life in the Klondike gold fields
Joseph Lincoln Steffens
Written in English
|Statement||recorded by J. Lincoln Steffens.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||967 p. illus., map.|
|Number of Pages||967|
VINTAGE BOOK: Alaska And The Klondike Gold Fields - Mining w/ Foldout Map - $ Alaska And The Klondike Gold Fields Dimensions: 8 3/8" H x 6 3/4" W pages. First Edition A full account of the discovery of gold: enormous of the precious metals:routes traversed by miners: How to find gold: camp life at Klondike. Great antiquarian collectible & gift idea. Shipping includes. National Park Service, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, KLGO Library SS Stampeders faced their greatest hardships on the Chilkoot Trail out of Dyea and the White Pass Trail out of Skagway. There were murders and suicides, disease and malnutrition, and deaths from hypothermia, avalanche, and possibly even heartbreak.
Ghosts haunt the Caribou. Fabled figures came to Yukon Territory with the rush to the Klondike gold fields. They created the famous Caribou Hotel that centered life in tiny Carcross. Apparently even death couldn’t make some of them leave its history behind. The story weaves its way through John Firth’s book, The Caribou Hotel. Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields. by A. C. Harris. containing. A Full Account of the Discovery of Gold, Enormous Deposits of the Precious Metal, Routes. traversed by the miners, How to find Gold, and Camp life at Klondike. Published Originally in Softcover Pages. This book is probably the most accurate account of the Klondike Gold.
Alaska Klondike Gold Fields - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Skagway, AK, at Tripadvisor.4/5(). In real-life, Haskell did make it out and wrote a book, Two Years in the Klondike and Alaskan Gold Fields , and as in the miniseries, no one is sure how he eventually died.“That’s Author: Mandi Bierly.
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Two Years in the Klondike and Alaskan Gold Fields A Thrilling Narrative of Life in the Gold Mines and Camps William B. Haskell out of 5 stars 51Cited by: Two Years in the Klondike and Alaskan Gold Fields A Thrilling Narrative of Life in the Gold Mines and Camps William B.
Haskell. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ The Nature of Southeast Life in the Klondike gold fields book A Guide to Plants, Animals, and Habitats (Alaska Geographic) Richard Carstensen. out of 5 stars Cited by: This book is a fascinating first-hand account of a two-year trip to the Yukon River valley's gold fields being discovered and initially developed at the end of the 19th century.
Young but experienced William Haskell and his best friend and partner set off for Alaska injust prior to the huge Klondike gold strike which started the fabled /5. Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields containing a Full Account of the Discovery of Gold; Enormous Deposits of the Precious Metal; Routes Traversed by Miners; How to Find Gold; Camp Life at Klondike; Practical Instructions for Fortune Seekers, Etc.
Etc. by Harris, A. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at If you don't know anything about the Klondike gold rush, this is the book about it you should read. It covers everything, including the parts that are not so pretty.
In the end, I'll always remember one of Pierre Berton's final television appearances, in which he benevolently taught the Canadians watching how to /5.
The Klondike Gold Rush was a migration by an estimatedprospectors to the Klondike region of the Yukon, in north-western Canada, between and Gold was discovered there by local miners on Augand, when news reached Seattle and San Francisco the following year, it triggered a stampede of prospectors.
Some became wealthy, but the majority went in : Dawson City at Klondike River, Yukon, Canada. Philadelphia, Pa: Monarch Book Company.
Hardcover. Not a former library book, Not a remainder, or book club, not clipped, Hardcover. The Chicago Records Company has undertaken to assemble all the facts, figures, and knowledge obtainable about gold-bearing lands in Alaska and British Yukon front hinge torn and the hardcover discolored with age, as are the pages.
An account of the gold fever of the late s when the precious metal was discovered in the Klondike Gold Fields. The author writes from personal experience and observation--discussing how to get to the Klondike and how to find gold, opportunities and hardships for women at the mines, camp life and morals, domestic life, those who struck it rich and the spread of the fever--as well as a Seller Rating: % positive.
The Klondike Gold Rush, often called the Yukon Gold Rush, was a mass exodus of prospecting migrants from their hometowns to Canadian Yukon Territory and Alaska after gold was discovered there in The book contains excellent descriptions of the people, places, events, and experiences of the Klondike stampede.
The account ot the Klondike gold fields, which includes pragmatic discussions of such things as ming techniques, cabin-building, and the operation of dog teams, is solid, reliable, and facinating/5(2). In The Klondike Gold Fields moved and restored a Gold Dredge from its working claim in the Klondike Gold Fields of the Yukon.
The Dredge is a ton Gold sifting machine brought back from the Klondike and reconstructed piece by piece on the shores of the Skagway River. Description: As thousands head north in search of gold, Marshall Bond and Stanley Pearce join them, booking passage on a steamship bound for the Klondike goldfields.
The journey is life threatening, but the two friends make it to Dawson City, in Canada, build a cabin, and meet Jack London—all the while searching for the ultimate reward: gold. Klondike Gold Fields - Klondike Hwy, Skagway, Alaska - Rated based on 16 Reviews "The Big Nugget Tour was awesome.
An entertaining and /5(16). The Klondike Experience (SW51) Immerse yourself in Alaska's history at the Klondike Gold Fields, where photos and artifacts bring the past to life. Alaskan Gold. Learn all about the Klondike Gold Rush through interactive experiences, photography, antiques and gold panning.
This book was recommended to me by a friend in the History Department at the University of Alaska-Anchorage as an essential account of the Klondike Gold Rush.
It is both a wonderfully detailed account of this facsinating period in Canadian and U.S. history and a great read. Indeed, it is a page-turner: a book that is hard to put by: Life in the Yukon had its challenges, but it also had its interesting moments.
National Park Service, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Stinebaugh Collection, KLGO e. Ethel described her life in the Yukon as living in a wooden shack with only a flour sack for a window. Get this from a library.
Life in the Klondike gold fields: personal observations of the founder of Dawson. [Joseph Ladue; J Lincoln Steffens].
An account of the discovery of gold in the Klondike and Yukon, the deposits of this precious metal, routes to the Gold fields, camp life in the Yukon and Klondike, descriptions of the mountains, and rivers, etc. Numerous firsthand accounts, interviews and general information on Edition: 1st Edition.
Renowned as the richest gold strike in North American mining history, the Klondike Gold Rush () set off a stampede of overpeople on. Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields is one of the most accurate accounts of the Klondike Gold Rush having been written during the Gold Rush at its height in It provides a full account of the discovery of gold.
It outlines the enormous deposits of the precious metal, covers routes traveled by the miners, camp life and much more. Directed by Peter Carter. With Jeff East, Rod Steiger, Angie Dickinson, Lorne Greene.
This movie chronicled Jack London's epic journey from San Francisco to the Klondike gold fields in /10(). DAWSON CITY, Yukon Territory, Aug. 5—“As far as I know, this is the richest pay streak in the world,” Gus Heitman said as he surveyed his claim in the heart of the Klondike gold fields.RARE ALASKA KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH Mining YUKON CAMP LIFE Antique Book MAP ((IMMACULATE)) MANY ENGRAVINGS~2 FOLD OUT MAPS~1 COLOR Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields () By A.
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