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Alaskans of gold and oil

James H. Ducker

Alaskans of gold and oil

the migrations of 1897-1900 and 1974-76

by James H. Ducker

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Alaska Historical Commission in Anchorage .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Migration, Internal -- United States -- History.,
    • Gold industry -- Alaska -- History.,
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- Alaska -- History.,
    • Alaska -- Population -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: leaves 16-17.

      Statementby James H. Ducker.
      SeriesAlaska Historical Commission studies in history ;, no. 138
      ContributionsAlaska Historical Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB1985.A4 D83 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination17 leaves ;
      Number of Pages17
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2667986M
      LC Control Number85623035

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