The Klondike Gold Rush was underway. Revolution in Technology Canada is home to invention and innovation in the emerging age of technology read more The changes Black made to the landscape of the Commissioner's Residence likewise reflected a combination of her political and aesthetic sensibilities. I pictured myself and my children living in luxury the rest of my days. A Glimpse Into the Vault.
Black moved into the Commissioner's Residence in Dawson City following her husband, George Black's, appointment as 10th commissioner of the Yukon in
First Lady of Northern Gardening
Keeping a wide selection of storage vegetables added welcome variety to the winter menu. The Yukon Medical Association met in Whitehorse on Friday to discuss a number of topics, and hear from the president of the Canadian Medical Association, and Yukon's health minister. The bust of former MP Martha Louise Black joins six others downtown, while the commemoration of another historical figure is in the works. For a town anxious to shed its reputation as a cesspool of gambling and sin, neatly kept gardens were an important symbol of civility and morality for visitors and locals alike. They climbed the Chilkoot Pass with tens of thousands of other gold rush stampeders on their way to Dawson City.