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Description

Promoting Nome and Other Alaskan Mining Regions

Rare promotional map and brochure, printed for the North American Transportation and Trading Company to Nome and St. Michael.

The map provides a large depiction of Alaska and the Klondike Region, with gold regions noted in red, along with the route of the North American Transportation and Trading Company.

In addition to the main map, two photographs show interior images of the Dining Saloons on the Ocean Steamship "Roanoke" and the Yukon River Steamer "John Cudahy," along with inset maps focusing on the mining regions of:

  • Forty Mile Creek 
  • Birch Creek District
  • Klondike Section
  • Nome and Coastal Gold Regions

The verso includes promotional information encouraging the trip to Alaska.

Rarity

The map is very rare.  OCLC notes copies at the University of Washington, Yale and Dartmouth.

We find no prior auction or dealer catalog records.