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Author Branson, John B

Title The life and times of John W. Clark of Nushagak, Alaska, 1846-1896 / John B. Branson

Publ Info Anchorage, Alaska : Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, 2012
 RIC Gov Pubs  I 29.2:AL 1 S/7    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  F908 .B68 2012    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  F908 .B68 2012    AVAILABLE
 URI Govt Pub  I 29.2:AL 1 S/7    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 249 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Research/resources management report NPS/AR/CRR-2012-77
Research/resources management report (Anchorage, Alaska) ; AR/CRR-2012-77
Note Shipping list no.: 2012-0282-P
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-238) and index
Contents Timeline of the life of John W. Clark -- The Western Union Telegraph Company Russo-American expedition, 1866-1867 -- The Alaska Commercial Company and Trading on the Yukon River, 1868-1874 -- Clark trades on the Kuskokwim River, 1874-1868 -- Clark becomes ensconced on Nushagak Bay, 1879 -- The U.S. Signal Service-Smithsonian years in Nushagak, 1881-1885 -- The demise of Charles McKay and his legacy of scientific inquiry -- The Moravian missionaries arrive at Nushagak Bay in 1884, and the Dawn of the Bristol Bay canned salmon industry -- Clark marries, and rival churches spar, 1887 -- Clark and the Bristol Bay Commercial salmon industry -- Clark and the Wood River fish trap -- The Alaska Commercial Company and Trader Clark -- Clark and the naming of Lake Clark, 1890-1891 -- The last years of John W. Clark of Nushagak -- Clark's contribution to Alaska history
LC subject Clark, John W., 1846-1896
Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865-1867)
Fur traders -- Alaska -- 19th century
Salmon fishing -- Alaska -- 19th century
Nushagak (Alaska)
Alaska -- History -- 19th century
Add Author Lake Clark National Park and Preserve (Agency : U.S.)
ISBN 9780979643262 (pbk.)
0979643260 (pbk.)