The KMTA National Heritage Area; the Cook Inlet Historical Society; and the Hope and Sunrise Historical Society partnered to re-publish Memories of Old Sunrise, a rollicking account of the Turnagain Arm Gold Rush of 1896. With an expanded introduction by Dr. Rolfe Buzzell, this memoir offers insights into day-to-day life in the gold mining camps around what is now the ghost town of Sunrise. Complete with photos and maps.
To order please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The book is also available at the Anchorage Museum bookstore and at Amazon.com. Or visit the Hope and Sunrise Historical and Mining Museum. (907) 782-3740, 64851 Second Street Hope, Alaska. Open: Memorial Day-Labor Day email@example.com