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Journal of the Yukon, 1847-48

by Alexander Hunter Murray

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Published by Government printing bureau in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yukon Territory.,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Hudson"s Bay Company,
    • Fur trade -- Canada,
    • Yukon Territory

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 16-17.

      Statementby Alexander Hunter Murray. Ed. with notes by L. J. Burpee ... Pub. by authority of the minister of agriculture under the direction of the archivist.
      SeriesPublications of the Canadian archives--no. 4
      ContributionsBurpee, Lawrence J. 1873-1946, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1003 .C22 no. 4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 p. l., 125 p.
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7019322M
      LC Control Number10013002

      As cold weather came on in the autumn of , not all the news from the camps was of gold and glory. Provisions were inadequate to feed the miners in the Yukon District; surely starvation would set in before spring. To the fore stepped a recognized hero of the northland, the missionary and educator Sheldon Jackson. He promised to bring food, and even to bring some on the hoof--reindeer from. series editors: w. geiger ellis, ed.d., university of georgia, emeritus and arthea j. s. reed, ph.d., university of north carolina, retired a teacher’s guide to the signet classic edition of jack london’s the call of the wild.

      "The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition," tells the real expedition of survival to Antarctica that Shackleton and his crew had to live after his ship was swallowed by the ice. It is a thrilling story full of adventures in which as a Pandora's box, comes to /5. At Yukon Books we carry a wide selection of books about the people and territory of Northern Canada. Our selection contains both fiction and non-fiction in new and out of print titles and the classic northern works by authors like Robert Service, Jack London and Pierre Berton. We are among the top independent sellers of Canadian books on the Internet.

      This journal chronicles my father's third big game hunt, undertaken in August of , not long after his 20th birthday. It is a clear picture of a specific place in time and evocative of the kind of young man my father was. What struck me most was his mature ability to absorb the experience--to relish the grandeur of the scene, aside from the goal of the hunt.   One of the premier novelists of the twentieth century, James A. Michener captures a frenzied time when sane men and women risked their very lives in a forbidding Arctic land to win a dazzling and elusive prize: Yukon gold. In , gold fever sweeps the Brand: Random House Publishing Group.


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Journal includes detailed observations on the Kutchin Indians and the surrounding area. Journal of the Yukon, by Alexander Hunter Murray Published by Government printing bureau in : In the early spring Murray took his wife over the moun- tains to Lapierre House, on Bell river.

Eeturning to Fort McPherson, he made all preparations for the important journey —1 CANADIAN ARCHIVES described in this Journal.

Leaving the fort on Jhe reached Lapierre House three days. Journal of the Yukon, by Alexander Hunter Murray; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Hudson's Bay Company, Fur trade, Description and travel, Accessible book; Places: Canada, Yukon River Region (Yukon and Alaska), Yukon Territory, Yukon.

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With a torn cover and yellowed, brittle pages, it was a carefully organized and typed journal of my father’s summer hunt in the Yukon Territory of Canada. The text was enhanced by small black and white photographs glued to the appropriate pages, and included all the accompanying brochures and extra notes he had tucked into the pages.

He drew numerous sketches of fur trade posts and of people and wrote Journal of the Yukon, –48, which give valuable insight into the culture of local First Nation people at the time. On 4 April Canada Post issued 'Dance of the Kutcha-Kutchin' in the Indians of Canada.

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Journal of the Yukon, Murray Alexander Hunter 28 Jan Paperback. US$ Add to basket. The India of the Queen, and Other Essays.Manuscript, 86 pp., entitled "Journal of an Expedition to build the Hudson's Bay Company post on the Yukon." Written in the form of a letter to Murdo McPherson, Esq., in May-Junethe piece appeared in print as Journal of the Yukon, –48, edited by L.

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