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Gold Rush

History: U.S.:Gold Rush

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1 Alaska. Klondike. The Chicago Record's Book for Gold Seekers.
Hard Cover 
Published by World Bible House, Pennsylvania, CR 1897. 555 pages with 3 pages of ads. White covers with some of the illustration left on front and back covers. Lettering on front and back covers can s till be seen. The words Alaska and Klondike are in gold (faded). Slight paper split front inside cover hinge. Otherwise the condition is good, tight and complete. Every known practical and contemplate d route to all gold fields in the North, are fully, comprehensively and minutely described with maps and tables of distances, all of which are absolutely reliable. The only newspaper to send a staff c orrespondent to the gold fields and his letters describing the great Klondike "strike" was the first announcement in this country of the discovery. Black and white illustrations. Invaluable informatio n for historians and researchers. Western Americana, Americana, Alaska, Gold Mines, Gold, Klondike. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Jackson, Joseph Henry (edited by). Gold Rush Album.
New York Published by C.Scribners Hard Cover 
Published in 1949, believe 1st edition. Profusely illustrated w/photos. All very good. Western Americana, Gold Rush, California. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Lee, Mabel Barbee. Cripple creek Days.
New York Doubleday Believe to be a First Edition Hard Cover 
Introduction by Lowell Thomas. CR 1958, 270 pages, blackand white photos in center of book. A nostalgic reminiscence of the last of the great gold rush towns. Mabel Lee came to Cripple Creek with her father in 1892. She gives a rare glimpse into the turbulent life of the Colorado gold rush, a young town and young girl growing up together. All very good condition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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4 Poynter, Margaret Gold Rush: The Yukon Stampede of 1898.
Published by Atheneum, 1979 Hard Cover 
Cloth. CR 1979, stated 1st edition, 91 pages. Dust jacket,black covers, all very good. This book tells of the greed and desperation as well as heroism and endurance of the Yukon stampeders. Stamp on f ront endpapers. Western Americana, Americana, Gold Rush of 1898, Yukon Gold Rush, mining, gold mining, Alaska. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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