Children of the Gold Rush

Children of the Gold Rush

by Claire Rudolf Murphy, Jane G. Haigh
     
 

These individual stories, vintage photographs, and historic memorabilia tell what life was like for the children who came North with their parents in search of gold.

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Overview

These individual stories, vintage photographs, and historic memorabilia tell what life was like for the children who came North with their parents in search of gold.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882405483
Publisher:
Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/28/2003
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 8.02(h) x 0.22(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments6
Introduction7
Map of Alaska and the Yukon10
I.Crystal Brilliant Snow: Traveling Troubadour12
II.Axinia and Helen Cherosky: Golden Sisters22
III.Ethel Anderson: Rocking for Gold on the Creeks30
IV.Robert Farnsworth: Army Post on the Yukon40
V.Antoinette and Annette Mayo: Trading Post Twins48
VI.Klondy Nelson: Life Without Papa56
VII.Cleora Casady: Gold Camp Childhood68
VIII.Donald McDonald: Iditarod Entrepreneur80
Epilogue89
Glossary91
Further Reading & Sources93
Photo Credits94
Index95
About the Authors96

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