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Saloons, Prostitutes, And Temperance In Alaska Territory by Catherine Holder Spude

Saloons, Prostitutes, And Temperance In Alaska Territory

by Catherine Holder Spude

Publication: University of Oklahoma Press, 2015, Norman

First edition. 8vo. Maroon cloth, titles stamped in copper colored gilt on the spine, xvii [blank], 326 pp., preface, introduction, illustrated from photographs, portraits, maps, tables, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. The author explores the rise and fall of prostitution, gambling, and saloons in Skagway, Alaska, between the gold rush of 1897 and the enactment of Prohibition. As new, unread copy in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 44069

$45.00