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Alaska & Yukon Mining History Catalog

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Alaska / Yukon Mining History Publication Catalog (with more history and less geology)

Abercrombie, W. R., Captain, 2nd US Infantry / COPPER RIVER EXPLORING EXPEDITION, ALASKA, 1899, 1900, cl, 169 pages, 169 pages (1 loose in book), - 3 -, $ 89 [Book rebound with soft leatherette; book is an an account of the Army building roads, bridges, and general reconnaissance of Alaska]

Ager, T. A. / LATE QUATERNARY ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY OF THE TANANA VALLEY, ALASKA, Institute of Polar Studies Report No. 54, Columbus, 1975, pb, 117 pages, 4 appendices, 1 plate (in pocket), 27 figs., - 3 -, $ 16

Berton, P. / THE KLONDIKE FEVER: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF THE LAST GREAT GOLD RUSH, New York, 1958, pb, 457 pages, index, - 2 -, $ 20

Berton, P. / THE KLONDIKE FEVER: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF THE LAST GREAT GOLD RUSH, New York, 1958, cl, 457 pages, index, - 3 -, $ 20

Brown, C. J. / YUKON MINING DEVELOPMENTS, 1966, PRESENTED AT THE NORTHWEST MINING ASSOCIATION CONVENTION, Spokane, 1966, pb, (stapled), 19 pages, 1 map showing mineral and mining areas, roads, rivers, towns, and a second (17" x 20") map prepared for this conference showing 57 mining properties and mineral locations, - 3 - $ 20

Bufvers, J. / HISTORY OF MINES AND PROSPECTS, KETCHIKAN DISTRICT, PRIOR TO 1952, Juneau, 1967, pb, 32 pages, - 3 -, $ 8

Bush, S. S. / THE RUSH TO THE KLONDIKE: Alaska’s New Gold Fields — Their Present Output and Future Promise, unknown date, ~ 1898, from American Monthly Review of Reviews, pages 289 - 308, photographs 34 illustrations, $ 45

Castleman, D. and Pitcher, D. / ALASKA AND YUKON HANDBOOK, 5th Edition, 2nd Printing, Chico, 1996, pb, 461 pages, - 1 -, $ 25

Chaffin, Y., M., et.al. / ALASKA’S KONYAG COUNTRY, Anchorage, 1983, cl, 269 pages, - 3 -, $ 25

Clifford, H. / THE SKAGWAY STORY, Anchorage, 1975, pb, 167 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

Cohen, K. K. / INDEPENDENCE MINE AND THE WILLOW CREEK MINING DISTRICT, Anchorage, 1982, pb, 169 pages, - 1 - $ 79

Cohen, S. B. / A KLONDIKE CENTENNIAL SCRAPBOOK: MOVIES, MUSIC, GUIDES, PHOTOGRAPHS, ARTIFACTS, AND PERSONALITIES OF THE GREAT KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH, Missoula, 1997, cl, 176 pages, - 1 -, $ 35

Cohen, S. B. / THE WHITE PASS AND YUKON ROUTE, A Pictorial History, Missoula, 1999, pb, 120 pages, - 1 -, $ 10

Cohen, S. B. / THE STREETS WERE PAVED WITH GOLD, A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH, 1896 - 1899, Revised Edition, Missoula, 2001, pb, 202 pages, - 1 -, $ 15

Cohen, S. B. / RAILS ACROSS THE TUNDRA, A Historical Album of the Alaska Railroad, Missoula, 2001, pb, 144 pages, - 1 -, $ 23

Cohen, S. B. / GOLD RUSH GATEWAY: SKAGWAY AND DYEA, Alaska, Missoula, 1999, pb, 138 pages, - 1 -, $ 10; or copy with slight use, - 3 -, $ 6

DeArmond, R. N. / ‘STROLLER’ WHITE: TALES OF A KLONDIKE NEWSMAN, Vancouver, 1969, cl, 182 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

Dessauer, P.. F. and Harvey, D. W. / AN HISTORICAL RESOURCE STUDY OF THE VALDEZ CREEK MINING DISTRICT, ALASKA - 1977, Anchorage, 1980, spiral bound, 212 pages, 96 plates, - 1 -, $ 65

Douglass, W. C. / A HISTORY OF THE KENNECOTT MINES, KENNECOTT, ALASKA, Seattle, 1971, pb, 12 pages, numerous figures, - 3 -, $ 10

Gates, M. / GOLD AT FORTYMILE CREEK: EARLY DAYS IN THE YUKON, Seattle, 1994, cl, 200 pages, - 1 -, $ 50

Gould, J. A. / FROZEN GOLD: A TREATISE ON EARLY KLONDIKE MINING TECHNOLOGY, METHODS AND HISTORY, Missoula, 2001, pb, 106 pages, - 1 -, $ 39

Grauman, M. W. / KENNECOTT: ALASKAN ORIGINS OF A COPPER EMPIRE, In: Western History Quarterly, April, 1978, pb, pages 197 - 211, - 3 -, $ 20

Griggs, R. F. / THE VALLEY OF TEN THOUSAND SMOKES, Washington, 1922, cl, 340 pages, wear to corners of cover, ovg, - 3 -, $ 75 [Katmai National Monument area]

Grinnell, G. B. / ALASKA 1899 ESSAYS FROM THE HARRIMAN EXPEDITION, Seattle, 1995, pb, 355 pages, - 1 -, $ 26

Hamilton, W. R. / THE YUKON STORY, 2nd Edition, Vancouver, 1967, cl, 261 pages, map (inside back board) of the routes used to get to the Yukon, - 3 -, $ 16

Harris, A. C. / ALASKA AND THE KLONDIKE GOLD FIELDS CONTAINING A FULL ACCOUNT OF THE DISCOVERY OF GOLD; ENORMOUS DEPOSITS OF THE PRECIOUS METAL; HOW TO FIND THE GOLD; CAMP LIFE AT KLONDIKE, 1896, cl, 556 pages, - 3 -, $ 35 [wear to edges of boards, repair to spine, ovg]

Heller, H. L. / SOURDOUGH SAGAS: THE JOURNALS, MEMOIRS, TALES AND RECOLLECTIONS OF THE EARLIEST ALASKAN GOLD MINERS, 1883-1923, Cleveland, 1967, cl, 271 pages, - 5 -, wear to boards, $ 15

Hodges, M. / ROCKHOUNDING ALASKA, Guilford, 2010, pb, 221 pages, - 1 -, $ 16

Holeski, C. J. and Holeski, M. C. / IN SEARCH OF GOLD: THE ALASKA JOURNALS OF HORACE S. CONGER, 1898-1899, Anchorage, 1983, pb, 313 pages, - 3 -, $ 18

Huber, C. and Kurtak, J. / GOLD PANNING: A GUIDE TO RECREATIONAL GOLD PANNING ON THE KENAI PENINSULA, CHUGACH NATIONAL FOREST, Anchorage, 26 pages, pb, - 2 -, $ 19

Kelly, S. / TREADWELL GOLD: AN ALASKA SAGA OF RICHES AND RUIN, Fairbanks, 2010, cl, 271 pages, - 1 -, $ 35

Lampright, R. L. / GOLD PLACER DEPOSITS NEAR ANCHORAGE, ALASKA (Anchorage, Blying Sound, Kenai, Seldovia, Seward, and Tyonek Quadrangles), Anchorage, 1995, pb, 257 pages, - 1 -, $ 75

Lampright, R. L. / GOLD PLACER DEPOSITS NEAR TALKEETNA, ALASKA (HEALY, MT. MCKINLEY, TALKEETNA, AND TALKEETNA MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLES), Anchorage, 1996, spiral bound, 86 pages, - 1 -, $ 60

Lampright, R. L. / GOLD PLACER DEPOSITS NEAR FAIRBANKS, ALASKA (BIG DELTA, CHARLEY RIVER, CIRCLE, EAGLE, FAIRBANKS, AND LIVENGOOD QUADRANGLES), Anchorage, 1996, spiral bound, 141 pages, - 1 -, $ 65

Lampright, R. L. / Gold Placer Deposits in East Central Alaska, (Bering Glacier, Cordova, Gulkana, Mt. Hayes, Nabesna, Tanacross, and Valdez Quadrangles), Anchorage, 1996, spiral bound, 109 pages, - 1 -, $ 65

Larsen, D. M. / SLICK AS A MITTEN: EZRA MEEKER’S KLONDIKE ENTERPRISE, Pullman, 2009, pb, 128 pages, - 1 -, $ 25

Lloyd, B. / GOLD AT THE TEN MILE, THE JAMIESON GOLDFIELD, Wangaratta, 1978, pb, 174 pages, - 2 -, $ 55

Lokke, C. L. / KLONDIKE SAGA: THE CRONICLE OF A MINNESOTA GOLD MINING COMPANY, Minneapolis, 1965, cl, 211 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

London, J. / THE ECONOMICS OF THE KLONDIKE, 1900, from the American Review of Reviews, January issue, pages 70 - 74, 6 illustrations, $ 45

Martinsen, E. L. / BLACK SAND AND GOLD, A TRUE STORY OF THE ALASKA-KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH, Portland, 1967, cl, 419 pages, index, - 3 -, $ 26 [slight wear to dust cover]

Mathews, R. / THE YUKON, Rivers of America Series, New York, 1968, cl, 313 pages, - 5 -, $ 14

McCune, D. / TRAIL TO THE KLONDIKE, Pullman, 1997, pb, 113 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Mighetto, L. and Montgomery, M. / HARD DRIVE TO THE KLONDIKE: Promoting Seattle during the Gold Rush, Seattle, 2002, pb, 153 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Morgan, M. / ONE MAN’S GOLD RUSH: A Klondike Album, Seattle, 1967, pb, 213 pages, - 1 -, $ 25

Morse, K. / THE NATURE OF GOLD: An Environmental History of the Klondike Gold Rush, Seattle, 2003, cl, 290 pages, - 1 -, $ 24

Naske, C. M. / AN INTERPRETATIVE HISTORY OF ALASKAN STATEHOOD, Anchorage, 1973, pb, 192 pages, - 3 -, $ 10

Mull, C. G. and Adams, K. E. / DALTON HIGHWAY, YUKON RIVER TO PRUDHOE BAY, ALASKA, BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE EASTERN KOYUKUK BASIN, CENTRAL BROOKS RANGE, AND EAST-CENTRAL ARCTIC SLOPE, in two volumes, Anchorage, 1985, pb, 309 pages total, illustrated, one geological map in each volume, - 2 -, $ 60 [This is a field trip guidebook with fold-out colored maps showing various locations along the highway]

Neufeld, D. and Habiluk, P. / MAKE IT PAY! GOLD DREDGE # 4, Klondike, Yukon, Canada; Missoula, 2001, pb, 64 pages, - 1 -, $ 10

Prindle, L. M. and Mertie, J. B. / 40 MILE GOLD, GOLDFIELDS OF FORTYMILE, ALASKA, USGS papers from 1900 and 1905, Wasilla, 1995, pb, 48 pages, - 2 -, $ 28

Race, W. H. / THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF THE KENAI-COOK INLET, SUSITNA REGION, ALASKA, Juneau, 1962, pb, 48 pages, 18 tables, - 2 -, $ 5

Ray, D. / GOLD! THE KLONDIKE ADVENTURE, New York, 1989, cl, 90 pages, - 1 -, $ 35

Reed, I. M. / BOYHOOD IN THE NOME GOLD CAMP, College, 1969, pb, 70 pages, - 2 -, $ 18

Shape, W. / FAITH OF FOOLS: A Journal of the Klondike Gold Rush, Pullman, 1998, pb, 95 pages, - 1 -, $ 24

Shiels, A. W. / THE PURCHASE OF ALASKA, College, 1967, cl, 208 pages, - 5 -, $ 20

Spence, C. C. / THE NORTHERN FLEET: Twentieth-Century Gold Dredging in Alaska, Urbana, 1996, cl, 302 pages, - 1 -, $ 169

Tailleur, I. and Weimer, D. / ALASKAN NORTH SLOPE GEOLOGY, Bakersfield, 1987, pb, 874 pages in two volumes, 4 appendices, 6 plates (on 2 sheets at the end of volume 2), - 3 -, $ 299 [Topics include: history, reservoirs, geochemistry, coals, water, other resources, stratigraphy, geophysics, structure / tectonics, synthesis]

Thomas, L., Jr. / THE TRAIL OF ‘98: AN ANTHOLOGY OF THE KLONDIKE, New York, cl, 191 pages, - 3 -, $ 15

Webb, M. / YUKON: THE LAST FRONTIER, Lincoln, 1985, 416 pages, pb, - 1 -, $ 25 [The waterways, trails, mining frontier, railrays, highways, airways, and new mining frontier of the Yukon]

Wendt, R. / LOST GOLD MINES AND GHOST TOWNS OF ALASKA, Wasilla,1998, pb, 71 pages, - 2-, $ 5

Wendt, R. / GOLD PROSPECTING ALONG THE YUKON RIVER, A MODERN DAY GOLD PROSPECTING ADVENTURE, 2nd Edition, Wasilla, 1993, pb, 57 pages, - 1 -, $ 25

Wendt, R. / HATCHER PASS GOLD: AN HISTORICAL GUIDE TO THE WILLOW CREEK MINES, 4th Printing, Wasilla, 1992, pb, 44 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Wendt, R. / FAIRBANKS GOLD, USGS PAPERS 1905 - 1914, FAIRBANKS ALASKA GOLDFIELDS, Wasilla, 49 pages, - 1 -, $ 15

Wickersham, J. / OLD YUKON, TALES - TRAILS - AND TRIALS, 1938, cl, 514 pages, - 3 -, slight wear to gold leaf inscriptions on spine, ovg, $ 28

Wilson, G. / THE KLONDIKE GOLD RUSH, 100th ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION, A BOOK OF POSTCARDS, Whitehorse, 1997, pb, 27 cards (bound in), - 2 -, $ 10

Wright, A. A. / PRELUDE TO BONANZA: THE DISCOVERY AND EXPLORATION OF THE YUKON, Sidney, 1976, cl, 321 pages, - 1 -, $ 59


End of the Alaskan / Yukon Mining History Catalog (with more history and less geology)





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