Alaska Klondike Gold Fields
A. C. Harris
A wonderful account of the Klondike written during the gold rush.
Carmack of the Klondike
James Albert Johnson
The life story of George Carmack. It tells of his gold discovery from his perspective. This book was written from Carmack's letters.
Gold Rush Women
Claire Rudolf Murphy & Jane G. Haigh
A wonderful book detailing the lives of 23 Gold Rush women. This book was an inspiration to our site.
Ho for the Klondike
James B. Stanton
A whimsical look at the years 1897-1898. Mainly a collection of photos from the Vancouver Centennial Museum.
The Klondike Fever: The Life and Death of The Last Great Gold Rush
A very thorough resource on the Klondike Gold Rush.
Kondike Kate: The life & Legend of Kitty Rockwell The Queen of the Yukon
A very complete biography of life of the "Queen of the Yukon", from the time when she arrived in Alaska until her death.
Klonkide Lost - A Decade of Photographs by Kinsey & Kinsey
A nice collection of photographs with a moderate narrative.
Klondike Women - True Tales of the 1897-1898 Gold Rush
Melanie J. Mayer
A collection of stories about "Klondike" women. A nice collection of photos and drawings.
The story of the California, Caribou (Barkerville), and Klondike Gold rushes. This book is written for grades 3-5 and has everything you ever wanted to know about the Gold Rush.
Cultural Project Curriculum
This is a unit on Chinese culture complete with objectives, information and vocabulary. There is information on the building of the railroad during the gold rush.
Students are responsible for writing a historical newspaper.
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