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Guide to the Klondike and the Yukon gold fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories

containing history of the discovery, routes of travel, necessary outfit, general and useful information, large map, corrected up to date from latest official surveys.

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Published by Lowman & Hanford in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prospecting -- Yukon Territory -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Klondike gold fields.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Law and legislation -- Canada.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Prospection -- Yukon -- Appareils et matériel.,
  • Klondike (Mines d"or).,
  • Or -- Mines et extraction -- Législation -- Canada.,
  • Or -- Mines et extraction -- Législation -- États-Unis.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 15074, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 15074
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (68 fr.)
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23704972M
    ISBN 100665150741

    The Yukon, nestled between Alaska and the Northwest Territories, once drew prospectors in search of gold. More than a century after the Klondike gold rush, people are still flocking to the north country for authentic experiences not found elsewhere. One of Canada's three territories, the Yukon is off the beaten path, but it's still a modern. 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. 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 in , just prior to the huge Klondike gold strike which started the fabled /5.


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Guide to the Klondike and the Yukon gold fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories Download PDF EPUB FB2

Internet Archive BookReader Guide to the Klondike and the Yukon gold fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories [microform]: containing history of the discovery, routes of travel, necessary outfit, general and useful information, large map, corrected up to date from latest official surveys.

Excerpt from Klondyke and Yukon Guide: Alaska and Northwest Territory Gold Fields; Where They Are, How to Get There, What to Take Along, When to Go and What to Do to Secure a Claim The wonderful gold fields now known the world over as the Klon dike diggings, are situated on a branch of the Yukon river, in the Canadian Northwest : Alaska Illustrators.

Guide to the Klondike and the Yukon gold fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories [microform]: containing history of the discovery, routes of travel, necessary outfit, general and useful information, large map, corrected up to date from latest official surveys.

Guide to the Klondike and the Yukon gold fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories containing history of the discovery, routes of travel, necessary outfit, general and useful information, large map, corrected up to date from latest official surveys () (Reprint).

Title: Guide to the Klondike and the Yukon Gold Fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories: Containing His Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Aug Publisher: Andesite Press Language: English.

When gold was discovered in the Klondike infortune seekers couldn’t get here fast enough. Relive the gold rush days with gold-panning, gambling halls and can-can girls in Dawson City or catch a ride on the White Pass & Yukon Railway, an iconic route connecting the Yukon with the port of Skagway, Alaska.

Neuware - The Klondike Official Guide - Canada's great gold field - the Yukon district - Vol. 1 is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hans Elektronisches Buch is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other genres.

The Gold Fields of the Klondike; Fortune Seekers' Guide to the Yukon Region of Alaska and British America; [Leonard, John W ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Gold Fields of the Klondike; Fortune Seekers' Guide to the Yukon Region of Alaska and British America;Format: Paperback.

Klondyke facts: being a complete guide book to the gold regions of the great Canadian Northwest Territories and Alaska. [Joseph Ladue] Home. WorldCat Home About being a complete guide book to the gold regions of the great Canadian Northwest Territories and Alaska # Gold mines and mining--Yukon--Klondike River Valley\/span>\n \u00A0.

The Klondike Gold Rush The Klondike Gold Rush is, without a doubt, one of the most famous events in Canadian history. This brief but exhilarating period saw thousands of men and women from all over the world flock to the Yukon goldfields in search of fortune and adventure.

It spawned outrageous villains. 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. The Yukon (from the Native word Yuchoo, meaning “great river”) is a region of mountains and valleys. Situated in the northwestern part of Canada, the Yukon is bordered by the Arctic Ocean, Alaska, British Columbia and the Northwest Territories.

The terrain of the Yukon is mostly mountainous. How to get there. By Air – Scheduled flights to Whitehorse depart Vancouver, Kelowna, Calgary, Ottawa and Edmonton, as well as the Northwest Territories, Alaska and Frankfurt, to the Yukon and rent a car or RV in Whitehorse, or book an adventure package with an outfitter.

Once you arrive, make sure to visit one of the Community Visitor Information Centres for current information. Guide to the Klondike and Yukon Gold Fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories (Seattle: Lowman and Hanford, ), Original: Provincial Archives of British Columbia; Microfiche, Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, M, Pre Canadiana, # Yukon Intro.

Originally a district of the Northwest Territories, the Yukon was a fur trading region of the Hudson’s Bay Company during the mids.

The discovery of gold on Bonanza Creek outside Dawson City in caused a stampede of fortune seekers, bringing wealth. The Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut Things to See in The Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut South of Whitehorse, massive ranges of glacier-chewed peaks rise up to ring the Gulf of Alaska; stormy waters reach far inland as fjords and enormous glaciers spill into the sea (the famed Glacier Bay is here).

The MILEPOST®: Legendary Alaska trip planner and Alaska travel guide to the highways, roads, ferries, lodgings, recreation, sightseeing attractions and services along the Alaska Highway to and within Alaska, including Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories and the Yukon.

Find trip planning help and frequently asked questions about highway travel by RV, auto, caravan or motorcycle. Dawson City is the heart of the Klondike Gold Rush. An incredible community that has preserved its past, Dawson City invites you to turn back the pages of time and experience our rich living history.

Meander the wooden boardwalks and visit national historic treasures. Vacation Guides Before experiencing the Yukon firsthand, get free Yukon vacation guides delivered to your front door. Write in the margins, highlight your favourite itineraries, or rip out the photos and sleep with them on the pillow next to you—whatever helps plan the trip of your dreams.

Yukon Yearnings is the story of my kayak trip down the Yukon River, from the source to the Bering Sea. The paddling distance for that solo kayak journey was just over 2, miles. It was not until completing the journey and retturning home that I discovered that.

Guide to the Klondike and Yukon Gold Fields in Alaska and Northwest Territories (Seattle: Lowman and Hanford, ), p Original: Provincial Archives of British Columbia; Microfiche, Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, M, Pre Canadiana, #   Alaska Klondike Gold Fields - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Skagway, AK, at Tripadvisor.4/5().

The Alaska-Yukon Wild Flowers Guide by Helen A. White: Alien, Go Home by Seddon Johnson: All about provinces and territories: Yukon by Barb McDermott: American Local Color Writing, by Elizabeth Ammons: Arctic Aurora by John Holt: Astray by Emma Donoghue: Away by Amy Bloom: Backroads of the Yukon and Alaska by Joan Donaldson-Yarmey.

Newcomers found it difficult to pronounce the word, and so the name “Klondike” was born. The North Klondike Highway parallels the route used by prospectors during the days of ’ As you travel to the Klondike, you’ll pass through communities that were shaped by the Gold Rush and subsequent attempts to make the gold fields accessible.

Klondike Region, Yukon Territories, Canada. The Klondike region of the Yukon Territories, Canada is home to the communities of Dawson City, Carmacks and Pelly Crossing. Carmacks is a small village located on the banks of the Stewart and Yukon Rivers, while Dawson City is near the Yukon, Klondike and Bonanza Rivers.

Road tripping through the beautiful Yukon Territory, Alaska and northern British Columbia - km, 1 flat tire and adventures that will last us a lifetime. Few places in the world today have been so unchanged over the course of time.

Aboriginal people, having eked out survival for thousands of years, hunt and trap as they always have. The Klondike Gold Rush of was the Yukon's high point of population, yet even its.

Those who stay in Dawson City can enjoy a Gold Rush tour of the city and the gold fields made famous by the Klondike Gold Rush of 8 Dawson City/Whitehorse Sightsee along the Klondike Highway past Five Finger Rapids on the Yukon River and scenes straight out of.

It is the story everyone who survived the gold rush knew, but few recorded in such detail and so completely. It is a good story. It explains most of the questions one may have about those years, and it does it all without pretension. In the exciting years of the Klondike gold rush, gold was found throughout Alaska and the Canadian northwest.

Skagway, Alaska, – ALASKA former Klondike Gold Fields is pleased to announce the recent launch of our new website and rebranding of the company. ALASKA recently launched a new website and a new brand design and new naming concept. Eitan Morse, General Manager Alaska Pomeroy's mining manual for prospectors, miners and schools; showing where and how to search for gold and silver mines, and to make tests.

(St. Louis, The author, ), ed. by Henry R. Pomeroy (page images at HathiTrust). this book is in near fine condition with bright gilt color pictorial cover and spine with title to both. beautiful flowered paste-downs and end pages with marbled end papers. binding and hinges are very good, no loose or missing pages, pages are remarkably bright and clean, without marks, no foxing.

nicely illustrated - includes both fold-out maps, years old, pages, book measures Seller Rating: % positive. The city is located at Mile of the famed Alaska Highway and is the former terminus of the White Pass and Yukon Railroad from Skagway, Alaska.

The city was an important supply and staging center during the Klondike Gold Rush. You will have a two-night stay. [B] Day Fri – July 02 - Whitehorse, YK. The Yukon is a big place, measuring an astoundingkm². That’s hard to picture, but trust us, it’s big. Luckily, from campers and RVs to ferries and trains, there are lots of ways to see everything this great land has to offer, so sit back and enjoy the ride.

Klondike Gold Rush and Alaska Steamship Company See more» Alaska–Yukon–Pacific Exposition. The Alaska–Yukon–Pacific Exposition was a world's fair held in Seattle inpublicizing the development of the Pacific Northwest.

New!!: Klondike Gold Rush and Alaska–Yukon–Pacific Exposition See more» Alaskan Malamute. The Klondike Official Guide: Canada's Great Gold Field, The Yukon District. Toronto: The Hunter, Rose Co., Limited, [Available at the Special Collections Division at the University of Washington, this book is in very fragile condition.

It discusses outfitting in Canada, and offers interesting photographs, maps, and advertisements. A short drive brings us to the gold fields of Bonanza Creek where you can try your luck at gold panning. See the legendary engineering feat, Dredge #4 and take a drive down Writer’s Row to see the Robert Service and Jack London cabins.

The afternoon is free for you to. Today’s tour will begin with a visit to Carcrosss located on the Klondike Highway south of Whitehorse. Originally named Caribou Crossing by miners who had reached this junction point on Bennett Lake en-route to the Klondike gold fields at Dawson in It was also an important stopping point for the White Pass & Yukon Railway.

This is the definitive mile-by-mile guide for all of the major (paved and unpaved) roads in Alaska, the Yukon and the Northwest Territories, and the major access routes in Alberta and British Columbia as well.

My family used this guide when we drove up to Alaska inand is updated every year. The British claims to the Arctic islands were transferred to Canada inadding to the size of the Northwest Territories.

The year of saw the Yukon Territory, later renamed simply as Yukon, carved from the parts of the Northwest Territories surrounding the Klondike gold fields. On September 1,a portion of the Northwest. > Out of Print & Rare > History - Canadian > Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields (excerpts from the original) Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields (excerpts from the original) by Harris, A C.Alaska and the Yukon via the Trail of ’ all the Great Land’s natural wonders from Denali and the Klondike gold rush history of Dawson City, the Inside Passage and Glacier Bay or Tracy Arm.

With the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroa, and the McKinley Explorer railcars, this is the way to go.With so much to experience in this beautiful Canadian territory, there’s simply no best time to visit the Yukon.

From Klondike Gold Rush attractions, including restored false-fronted buildings and relics along old Stampeders’ routes, to pristine wilderness, untouched lands and remote waterways teeming with wildlife, a visit to the Yukon is one you won’t want to miss.