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AUCTION 18

Texas, California, the Southwest U.S., Mexico & the Borderlands:
Interesting books, broadsides, maps & ephemera

Lot 50

Yukon Gold Rush Map

50. [MAP]. MILLROY, J. J. Alaska and British Columbia Showing the Yukon, Cariboo, Cassiar, with a Portion of the Kootenay Gold Fields. Authorities Latest Reports & Surveys by the U.S. & Canadian Government. Also Special Reports from Old Time Alaskan Miners.... Salt Lake City, San Francisco, Chicago, New York, & Toronto: J. J. Milroy, Map Publisher, 1898. Large, colored map on coated bank note paper showing routes to Alaska and locations of gold fields, both in red, and seas in blue. 58 x 94 cm (22-3/4 x 37 inches). Except for slight crinkling, very fine and bright. The coated paper seems to be waterproof.

     The area includes coastal and inland regions from Astoria, Washington, to the Arctic Sea, including all of Alaska. Inset showing "All Lake Routes." Historic Yukon Gold Rush ephemera. ($300-600)

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