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Klondike, the land of gold

containing all available practical information of every description concerning the new gold field

by Charles Frederick Stansbury

  • 26 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by F.T. Neely in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Klondike gold fields.,
  • Klondike gold rush.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Alaska.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Personal narratives.,
  • Klondike (Mines d"or).,
  • Or -- Mines et extraction -- Alaska.,
  • Or -- Mines et extraction -- Récits personnels.,
  • Alaska -- Description and travel -- 1867-1896.,
  • Alaska -- History.,
  • Klondike (Yukon) -- Découvertes d"or.,
  • Alaska -- Descriptions et voyages -- 1867-1896.,
  • Alaska -- Histoire.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Frederick Stansbury.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 16203, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 16203
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 microfiches (111 fr.)
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23743000M
    ISBN 100665162030

    Get this from a library! Klondike tales. [Jack London] -- A collection of twenty-three stories about the Klondike gold rush of describes the brutal and frozen Yukon landscape and the extreme tactics men adopted to survive the ordeal. At the end of the 19th century, over , people traveled to the Yukon region of Canada searching for adventure and fortune. People from all walks of life sought to escape the economic depression of by searching for gold in a remote land. Unfortunately, few acquired the riches they sought.   And so began the Klondike Gold Rush, when nearly , men left their homes to travel up to a frozen land in search of their fortune. The Klondike Gold Rush began in when an American prospector, as well as several Native Americans, found gold in Bonanza Creek, located in Canada's Yukon Territory.


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Berton has excelled in this book, making history come alive with a fascinating description of the people, the land, and the obsession for gold that drew thousands of people to the Klondike. The unbelievable obstacles that these potential miners were able to overcome, many of them being genuine greenhorns, is truly by: The descriptions of plucking gold nuggets from the ground like acorns got me excited, and I began pondering how much unexplored land still remains in Alaska.

However, as the author states at the end of the This book was a gift from my sister who spent a summer driving tour buses in Skagway/5.

With the building of the railroad and the settlement of the plains, the North West was opening up. The Klondike stampede was a wild interlude in the epic story of western development, and here are its dramatic tales of hardship, heroism, and villainy.

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An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. Full text of "Klondike, the land of gold, illustrated; containing all available practical information of every description concerning the new gold fields". Books shelved as klondike: The Call of the Wild/White Fang by Jack London, To Build a Fire and Other Stories by Jack London, Gold Diggers: Striking it Ri.

Two Years in the Klondike and Alaskan Gold Fields A Thrilling Narrative of Life in the Gold Mines and Camps by William B. Haskell | out of 5 stars   1 copy of Klondike:The Chicago Record's Book for Gold Seekers.

30 copies of Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields by Harris. 3 copies of Gold fields of the Klondike: And the wonders of Alaska by Ernest Ingersoll.

They range from worn to fine condition. ⏳ This land will disappear on December 2, PST whether you have made your first trip or not. It’s the first part of a two-part update. The storage building (Cozy House) is available from the start.

💡 This land has no quests and 3 major tasks: 👉 Collect Solid Rocks needed for construction. 👉. The Basics. You can sell your yellow gold for coins. There are a few quests that require certain kinds of gold chunks, but for the majority of the time, it is completely safe to sell any and all of your regular yellow gold.

(The Legend, Part 2 requires five ounce nuggets, 5 emeralds, or a combination.)The big exception to this is white gold and Trigold nuggets. Find Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields, Containing 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.; Including a Graphic Description of the Gold Regions; Land of Wonders; Immense Mountains, Rivers and Plains; Native Inhabitants, Etc.

Klondike Land of the Midnight Sun: A Beautiful Collection of Alaska and Northwest Views, Including Totems, Glaciers, the Great Treadwell Mine and Various. A Trip to the Gold Fields of the Klondike. Prather, J. From the preface: "Giving the complete account of the rise of gold fever, the excitement produced by the news of unlimited deposits of the precious metal; the rush of miners seeking fortunes at Klondike; hasty preparations for the long and perilous journey and the formation of companies wager to take possession of the region abounding in untold.

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 En route to the Klondike: a series of photographic views of the picturesque land of gold and glaciers by Frank La Roche; 11 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Gold discoveries, Klondike gold rush, Klondike gold rush., Pictorial works, Description and travel, Views, Klondike (Mines d'or), Découvertes d'or, Descriptions et voyages, Vues; Places: Alaska, Klondike, Klondike River Valley.

Klondike and the Yukon Country [electronic resource]: A Description of Our Alaskan Land of Gold From the Latest Official and Scientific Sources and Personal Observation by L.A. Coolidge. At Yukon Books we carry a wide selection of books about the people and territory of Northern Canada.

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Remember, after leaving Juneau and starting on the long journey inland, the Klondike gold fields lie six hundred miles distant, through an utterly desolate region, and even after arriving at Dawson City, the nearest inhabited town to the Klondike, little or noth ing can be purchased by outsiders, as matters now stand, for what provisions the.

The world of Klondike will take you to Alaska during the gold rush era with its unique atmosphere and charm. Before a long and exciting expedition you will be challenged to set up a flourishing farm, build prosperous factories and arrange a roaring trade of food and materials. ALASKA and the KLONDIKE GOLD FIELDS You are bidding on a rare antique hardcover book titled "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.

The story will take you to the Blue Peaks Valley, a colorful land rich in treasures. The Valley is just the beginning: open new areas and travel to thrilling faraway lands. Dive right into the unique atmosphere and charm of gold prospecting.

Klondike: The Lost Expedition will introduce you to the everyday tasks of local people and show you the. The game world of “Klondike: The Lost Expedition” will take you to the times of Alaska Gold Rush with its unique atmosphere and charm. The amazing graphic design of the game is notable for the rich colors of nature, picturesque scenery of locations, and.

En route to the Klondike: a series of photographic views of the picturesque land of gold and glaciersW. Conkey Microform in English. Klondike Game Fans. M likes. The official fan page of KLONDIKE: THE LOST EXPEDITION. Create a dream farm and turn a deserted northern station into a flourishing town.

Two Women in the Klondike created a sensation when it was first published in The idea that two well-bred socialites could survive the dangers of the north thrilled nineteenth-century readers from San Francisco to New York. When Mary Hitchcock heard about the discovery of.

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30 copies of Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields by Harris. 3 copies of Gold fields of the Klondike: And the wonders of Alaska by Ernest Ingersoll. They range from worn to fine condition. James Wickersham, Old Yukon (Washington: Washington Law Book Co., ) 6.

Edwin Tappan Adney, Klondike Stampede of (New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, ), the nature of gold an environmental history of the klondike gold rush weyerhaeuser environmental books Posted By Hermann Hesse Media TEXT ID e2d Online PDF Ebook Epub Library morse describes how the miners got to the klondike the mining technologies they employed and the complex networks by which they obtained food clothing and tools one.

This was a wild and untamed land during the Klondike Gold days. There was a lot more than extreme weather to make a man's blood run cold. With the long, bitter cold winter nights and the extra long sunny days of a very short summer, the lonely prospector's mind back in the early days of the gold rush could imagine some pretty queer sights and.

the nature of gold an environmental history of the klondike gold rush weyerhaeuser environmental books Posted By Patricia Cornwell Ltd TEXT ID e2d Online PDF Ebook Epub Library foreword by university of washington press pp publication date august 1 other editions of this title paperback 2 11 the nature of gold an.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for To the Land of Gold, Vol. 1: Don't Forget That Vancouver, B. the Terminus of the Canadian Pacific Railway, Is the Base of Supplies and Controls All the Routes to the Klondike and British Columbia Gold Fields (Classic Reprint) by William Ogilvie (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. SS Islander is closely associated with many stories of the Klondike gold rush as it brought many to and from a new land of promise reliably, and in modest luxury, up until this point. After the unfortunate event, stories flourished speculating over how much gold went down with the ship.

With Abbie Cornish, Marton Csokas, Ian Hart, Greg Lawson. The lives of two childhood best friends, Bill and Epstein, in the late s as they flock to the gold rush capital in the untamed Yukon Territory. This man-versus-nature tale places our heroes in a land full of undiscovered wealth, but ravaged by harsh conditions, unpredictable weather and desperate, dangerous characters including.

Chicago: Monroe Book Company, Hardcover. 8vo. Mustard cloth with gilt and red lettering and black, blue, white and yellow pictorial stamping. xi, pp. Frontispiece, 2 foldout maps one large and in color, numerous illustrations, brown floral endpapers, marbled page edges.

Very good. Faintest of binding edgewear only, with spine faintly rubbed -- else tight and internally near fine. Pierre Francis de Marigny Berton CC OOnt (J – Novem ) was a noted Canadian author of non-fiction, especially Canadiana and Canadian history, and was a television personality and won many honours and awards for his books.

An accomplished storyteller, Berton was one of Canada's most prolific and popular authors. Young Klondike is a character created by Francis W. Doughty. He first appeared in the short story Young Klondike; or, Off for the Land of Gold, first published in Young Klondike#1 (Ma ).

Updates_to_Klondike is a Fandom Apps Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. D&D Beyond. Jones (Fingerprints and Talking Bones) recounts in detailed, if often choppy, prose a history of the brief but frenzied quest for gold in the late s in the Klondike region of Canada and Alaska.

Alaska and the Klondike Gold Fields. by A. 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. With over illustrations and maps, Mary Hitchcock's incredible Alaskan adventure brings to life the kinds of stories which for many were pure fiction. While the miners were normally men, women also came North seeking adventure and employment.

Vaudevillian performers like Klondike Kate made a name for themselves travelling from one mining camp to another entertaining the workers.Original first edition of ALASKA AND THE KLONDIKE GOLD FIELDS. Gold hardcover with pictorial illustration of mining camp and title in gold letters. Decorated end pages.

Book measures 8 1/2"x 6 1/2" pages. Book in Very good condition with cover wear. Binding is tight. Some foxing. This copy contains both fold out maps. The Great Klondike Gold Rush really began when the ice thawed inand two steamers loaded with gold-toting Klondike prospectors hit the West Coast.

The steamer Excelsior arrived at San Francisco on J Her 30 passengers were said to have brought a total of $, in gold with them ($ million in dollars).