Clarke, Tom E.; Reed, Elmer; Hughes, John; Minner, J. Lester
Title The Alaska Sportsman Magazine, December (Dec.), 1948 - J.H. Giese / "Pappy" Walker
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher Ketchikan, Alaska Alaska Magazine Publishing Company 1948
Illustrator Machetanz, Frederick and Sara
Seller ID 338h1361
34 pages. Many black and white photos. Features: Editorial - The Future of Alaska's Gold Mining Industry; Indestructible "Pappy" Walker homesteaded on the Kenai Peninsula and survived a bear attack; J.H. Giese, tin-cutter and the first mayor of Nome had problems with dogs, revenues and a fire engine; The Yukon on the Yukon - travelling the treacherous Yukon River in Interior Alaska by comfortable steamboat; Muktuk - butchering a whale anchored to the ever-shifting ice of the Bering Sea is a challenge; and more. Unmarked. Moderate wear. A quality vintage copy.