Report of the Operations of the U. S. Revenue Steamer Nunivak on the Yukon River Station, Alaska, 1899-1901
By J.C. Cantwell, 1st Lieut., R.C.S.
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1902. First Edition. 8vo – over 7Â¾” – 9Â¾” tall. 325 pages; several black-and-white photographic plates. Publisherâ€™s green cloth with spine titles in gilt; former owner inscription; A clean copy and complete copy in very good+ condition.
The Nunivak operated as a patrol boat serving the large population of the Yukon Valley. Includes descriptions of Indian and Eskimo inhabitants of the region, mining, natural history, and explorations of the Koyukuk and Dall Rivers.