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Record #139500:

Captain Elias W. Johnston: gold rush transportation businessman / Robert E. King.

Title: Captain Elias W. Johnston: gold rush transportation businessman / Robert E. King.
Author(s): King, Robert E.
Date: 1996.
In: Alaska History. (1996.), Vol. 11(1) (1996)
Abstract: Biographical study of Alaskan pioneer in passenger transportation and developer of related landing and shipping facilities for Klondike and Nome gold rushes. Johnston established earliest frieght- and passenger-hauling businesses at Skagway and was first person to attempt to develop Nome's harbour.
Notes:

Alaska History. Vol. 11(1) :1-12 (1996).

Keywords: 656 -- Transport services.
627.2 -- Ports, harbours and anchorages: engineering construction.
622.342 -- Gold rushes.
93 -- History.
92 -- Biographies: Johnston, Elias W.
X -- Biographies and obituaries.
(*49) -- Alaska.
SPRI record no.: 139500

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