Graham Wilson
The Klondike Gold Rush:Photographs From 1896-1899
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The Klondike Gold Rush Photographs From These archival photographs document the Klondike gold rush and tell the day to day story of the ordinary stampeder Carefully selected anecdotes and written accounts provide insight and illuminatio

  • Title: The Klondike Gold Rush:Photographs From 1896-1899
  • Author: Graham Wilson
  • ISBN: 9780968195505
  • Page: 159
  • Format: Paperback
  • These 125 archival photographs document the Klondike gold rush and tell the day to day story of the ordinary stampeder Carefully selected anecdotes and written accounts provide insight and illumination of this fascinating event This is the official book of the Klondike gold rush centennial.

    Klondike Gold Rush The Klondike Gold Rush was a migration by an estimated , prospectors to the Klondike region of the Yukon in north western Canada between and Gold was discovered there by local miners on August , , and, when news reached Seattle and San Francisco the following year, it triggered a stampede of prospectors Some became wealthy, but the majority went in vain. Klondike Gold Corp Canadian Gold and Base Metal Exploration About Klondike Gold Corp Klondike Gold Corp is a Canadian exploration company with offices in Vancouver, British Columbia, and Dawson City, Yukon Territory. Klondike Gold Rush Seattle Unit National Historical Park After surviving a devastating fire and an economic depression, Seattle flourished with the Klondike Gold Rush As a key port city, merchants supplied would be Klondike Kings and Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park U.S National Learn about the great human drama that was the mad dash to the far north known as the Klondike Gold Rush With thousands of visitors every day in the summer, ranger tours fill up quickly Beat the crowds and avoid the lines, reserve your ticket Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park is a national historical park operated by the National Park Service that seeks to commemorate the Klondike Gold Rush of the late s Though the gold fields that were the ultimate goal of the stampeders lay in the Yukon Territory, the park comprises staging areas for the trek there and the routes leading in its direction. Klondike The Last Great Gold Rush Pierre Berton Klondike The Last Great Gold Rush Pierre Berton on FREE shipping on qualifying offers 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 Gold Diggers Striking it Rich in the Klondike Charlotte In Gold Diggers, published in , author Charlotte Gray crafts a fascinating history of the Klondike Gold Rush Covering the period from June to the Summer of , Gray charts the trajectory of gold fever in the Yukon Territory from its boom to its bust. Klondike Goldrausch Wirtschaftshistorische Einordnung Der Klondike Goldrausch bildet nur ein Glied in der Kette derartiger Groereignisse, die mit dem ersten Goldrausch von Minas Gerais in Brasilien in den Jahren bis einsetzten Im zweiten Jahrzehnt des . The Klondike Gold Rush La rue vers l or du Klondike , Yukon Archives All rights reserved Archives du Yukon Tous droits rservs Klondike Gold Rush of u s history Gold was discovered in British Columbia in the Cassiar districts, in , and miners entered the Yukon region, in In , coarse gold was discovered after Forty mile Creek was found, sending shock waves of excitement through the Yukon country.

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    1. Florence says:

      Historical accounts and 125 archival black and white photos of those few years in the Yukon form the context of this book. Many photos, especially that of Klondike stampeders, weighed down with backpacks on their thirty degree climb to the Chilkoot summit in mid winter, dead horse trails, boats running treacherous rapids and canyons, the North West Mounted Police and those of "tent city" made a big impact on me. This short read provides some insight into the danger and difficulties these stamped [...]

    2. Scott says:

      A book like this that is heavy on actual pictures of what people actually did and went through is so much more powerful than just hearing about it.Short book but eye opening. Good way to spend some time.

    3. C. says:

      For me, photographs record time. Every inch is informative: where, the occasion. Noting dates is paramount. When records become as old as these, every item: sundries on a shelf, what people wore, is not only an education but grants the magic of beholding a past that preceded us by far! Reading a book of notations can become a blur and accompanying images might not be done justice, if we are ill-prepared to give them more than a surface glance. To draw the most informed experience from this album [...]

    4. Noel says:

      Excellent pictorial with just enough history written in to satisfy the mildly curious. The photographs speak volumes in this short book.

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