Vladimir Putin

Bristol, Edmund

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The speaker's trip to the Yukon. Urging every Canadian who has not already done so to take this trip. A description of the route to take. Some facts about what you will find on such a trip. The speaker's suggestion that if you are feeling depressed, this trip be the most delightful one you could take, even from the view of physical comfort. Some interesting facts about the Yukon, especially with regard to vegetation. The placer properties of the Yukon. Deposits of silver and gold and copper discovered in the neighbourhood of White Horse. Some details about dredging. The issue of representative government in the Yukon. Trade issues. Transportation as the most important matter so far as the future development of the Yukon is concerned. Some final impressions from such a journey.