1. larkin

    Klondike Big Inch Land Promotion

    Commercial marketing as art... Klondike Big Inch Land Promotion. Early TV advertisement from Saturday morning TV. Cut and paste from Wikipedia. Quaker Oats bought 19.11 acres of land in the Yukon Territory of Canada for the price of $1000 USD and printed up 21 million deeds for...
  2. Boudicca


    Has anyone seen this show yet? I just started watching part one. I feel like I'm back in High school. We read a lot of Jack london. lol
  3. Commander

    Klondike Gold

    August 16th 1896 George Carmack discovers Klondike gold Sometime prospector George Carmack stumbles across gold while salmon fishing along the Klondike River in the Yukon. George Carmack's discovery of gold in that region sparked the last great western gold rush, but it was pure chance that...