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Details

Object ID 001414

Object Name Young Klondike

Object Desc A weekly magazine featuring the exploits of Ned Golden, an adventurous youth from New York City who comes to Alaska's remote Klondike country in search of gold.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001187

Alternate ID

General Category Printed Material

Category Periodicals

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 7, Shelf 12

Object Date Aug. 3, 1898

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Dime Novels,Frank Tousey Publishers,Wild West,Gold Rush,


Title Young Klondike

Sub-Title Stories of a Gold Seeker

Series

Edition Aug. 3, 1898

Description / Abstract A weekly magazine featuring the exploits of Ned Golden, an adventurous youth from New York City who comes to Alaska's remote Klondike country in search of gold. Stories follow Ned and his partner, Dick Luckey, as they mine for gold and encounter a host of dangers in the Alaskan wilds.

Physical Description 32 pages. Front cover features a scene involving the protagonist and his entourage being ambushed by a group of men pointing rifles out of the windows of a small house. Young Klondike printed in script at the top of the cover with subtitle underneath. The title of the issue is "Young Klondike's Lost Million." Back cover has a list of previous issues of Young Klondike, publishing information, and price. 8'' x 11''

Author "An Old Miner"

Author Details Possible pseudonym for Frank Tousey or someone within his publishing group.

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Publisher Frank Tousey Publishers

Publisher Details Frank Tousey and his brother Sinclair Tousey Jr. were nephews of Sinclair Tousey founder of the American News Company. Sinclair Tousey was born in New Haven in 1815 and founded the American News Company in 1864. With a near total control of newspaper and book distribution in the United States Tousey became the richest and most powerful man in American publishing. Frank Tousey was born 24 May 1853 in Brooklyn. Frank Tousey started in the publishing business in 1872 with Norman L. Munro & Co.

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Images

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Image Caption CMY001187

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 6,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Much of the periodical is reparied with tape, heavy edgewear throughout. Pages have multiple small tears, and flecks of paper fall out when attempting to open the periodical. Pages are very dry at the bottom and appear to be flaking away from age.


Events

Date JUN 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 20 from Room 1, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 12 from Room 1, Shelf 20 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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