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Map of Alaska with text 1898  

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Map of Alaska Showing Known Gold-Bearing Rocks with Descriptive Text Containing Sketches of the Geography, Geology, and Gold Deposits and Routes to the Gold Fields

United States Geological Survey


United States Geological Survey



44 pp. Large folding color map. (8vo) 22x14 cm (8¾x5½"), period half morocco & cloth, spine titled in gilt, marbled endpapers.

The bright color map, "The Gold and Coal Fields of Alaska," 60x72.5 cm., shows all of Alaska and adjacent gold-bearing regions of Canada, with two insets, "Head Waters of the Yukon" and " Klondike Gold Region." The text was prepared by S.F. Emmons, Geologist, with the aid of W.H. Dall and F.C. Schrader. Bookplate of Joseph M. Gleason.

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Spine a bit faded and rubbed, with old call number in white lettering; very good.

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