Two women in the Klondike / by Mary E. Hitchcock ; introduction by Terrence Cole.

Author
Hitchcock, Mary E. (Mary Evelyn), 1849-1920 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Fairbanks : University of Alaska Press, c2005.
Description
xxix, 197 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
  • Classic reprint series (Fairbanks, Alaska) ; no. 9. [More in this series]
  • Classic reprint series ; no. 9
Notes
This volume is an abridgement of the original 1899 edition.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Ho for the land of gold!
  • With malice towards none
  • Land in sight!
  • St. Michaels
  • A trial of patience
  • We meet old friends
  • Transferred at last
  • We hear the signal
  • Up the Yukon
  • Discomfort of barge life
  • Nearing our destination
  • The promised land
  • We become squatters
  • The "sick boy"
  • Our first dinner in Dawson
  • We become "free miners"
  • Visiting mines with a Klondike king
  • Our man Friday
  • Isaacs, the irrepressible
  • Our helpful neighbours
  • A new scheme
  • The rideout at last
  • The trials of building
  • Business propositions
  • A new experience
  • In the new home at last
  • A series of disappointments
  • Adieu to Dawson
  • The race with the Domville
  • The first portage
  • The Skaguay Pass
  • A day in Sitka
  • Killisnoo
  • Farewell to Alaska.
ISBN
1889963682 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2004029694
OCLC
57373987
International Article Number
  • 9781889963686
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