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Gold Rush Wife


Gold Rush Wife is a captivating story about the hardships and joys of Nellie Frost’s years on the frontier during Alaska’s Turnagain Arm Gold Rush of 1896. Written and edited from 100-year-old historic documents and through narratives told to her daughter Dorothy Frost, Gold Rush Wife chronicles Nellie’s experiences in a gold rush that pre-dated the more famous stampede to the Klondike.