Tunnel vision : the life of a copper prospector in the Nizina River country / Katherine Ringsmuth

Author(s): Ringsmuth, Katherine Johnson
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Subjects: Copper miners--Alaska--History
Alaska--Gold discoveries--History
Nizina River (Alaska)
Radovan, Martin, 1883-1975
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Park Service : For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, 2012
Physical Description: xxviii, 119 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps, photos ; 28 cm
Notes: ISBN: 9780615635460 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0615635466 (pbk.)
Shipping list no.: 2012-0051-S
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-119)
Contents: Remembering Martin: foreword by Jim Edwards -- A life lived in the "Land of Hope," an introduction -- Marion Radovanovich comes to America, 1900-1911 -- Augusta Louise Iverson: from Norway to the Pacific Northwest, 1879-1911 -- Gold, copper, and love: life in early Blackburn and McCarthy, 1912-1919 -- Martin and Augusta at Dan Creek, 1920-1931 -- The prospector and the impossible prospect at Glacier Creek, 1929-1944 -- The lone prospector: life after "Gussie," 1944-1951 -- Business deals and family reunions, 1951-1969 -- The making of a legend: Martin's final years in the Nizina Country, 1970-1975 -- Tunnel vision: a prospector's legacy
OCLC Number: 801094415
ISBN/ISSN: 9780615635460