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Collected Stories
Volume 1

By Sam Holloway
Some of these stories were first published in the Yukon Reader Magazine while others appeared in the Whitehorse Star and the Yukon News
Collected Stories
  • The Wreck of the Columbian (dynamite explosion on a sternwheeler, Yukon River)
  • Swiftwater Bill (Bill Gates)
  • Klondike Kate (Kate Rockwell)
  • Madame Tremblay (Emilie Tremblay)
  • Robert Service (poet)
  • Jack London (his Yukon adventure)
  • Edna Eldorado (a baby born on Christmas Eve)
  • Mollie Walsh (killed by abusive husband, memorial by Packer Jack in Skagway, Alaska)
  • Bishop Isaac Stringer (who ate his boots to survive)
  • Captain Courageous (towboats on the Mackenzie River, Hay River, Great Slave Lake, Ramparts, Herschel Island, Pauline Cove)
  • Ghosts of Dawson (walkikng around a ghost town during a cold winter night)
  • With Friends Like These (some characters in Dawson City)
  • The Hermit's Cave (on the Mayo River, gold mine)
  • Dry Rice (Burwash Landing Lodge)
  • Too Much Gold (placer mining)
  • This book is 93 pages with 61 photos
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To Seek For Eldorado
How to Hunt for Gold
in the Yukon

By Sam Holloway
Eldorado The only book available on Yukon gold prospecting. Many maps, photos and diagrams. Anecdotes, placer deposit theory, how to set up a sluice box, etc. All original material. Recommended by The Yukon Chamber of Mines (1985).
  • 96 pages, stapled binding
  • will be available in autumn of 2017, with video
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