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Occasional Papers

Occasional Papers are designed to provide for the timely dissemination of technical reports, conference workshop proceedings, and dissertations relating to archaeological research in the Yukon. These are scientific papers published for researchers, students and those interested in specific topics reflected in the publications.

 

Occasional Papers in Yukon Archaeology (OPYA)

The Archaeological Sequence in the Northern Cordillera: A Consideration of Typology and Traditions (14 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 1
Author(s): Ruth Margrit Gotthardt. 342 pp.
Publication Date: 1990

 

Caribou Exploitation at the Trail River Site, Northern Yukon (1.6 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 2
Author(s): Murielle Ida Nagy. 171 pp.
Publication Date: 1990

 

Salmon and Storage: Southern Tutchone use of An "Abundant" Resource (5.1 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 3 
Author(s): Beth Laura O'Leary. 130 pp.
Publication Date: 1992

 

The Archaeology and History of An Arctic Missions, Herschel Island, Yukon  (3 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 4
Author(s): Nancy Saxberg. 110 pp.
Publication Date: 1993

 

Holocene Occupations in the Southern Yukon: New Perspectives from the Annie Lake Site (4.5 MB) 
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 5
Author(s): Paul Gregory Hare. 155 pp.
Publication Date: 1995

 

Microblade Complexes and Traditions in the Interior Northwest, as seen from the Kelly Creek Site, West-Central Yukon (5.3MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 6
Author(s): Donald W Clark and Ruth M Gotthardt with contributions from Paul Gregory Hare. 207 pp.
Publication Date: 1999

 

On the periphery of the Klondike Gold Rush: Canyon City, an archaeological perspective (9.1 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 7
Author(s): Thomas J. Hammer. 110 pp.
Publication Date: 1999

 

Dechyoo Njik and the Traditional Land use patterns in the Southwestern Portion of the Old Crow Flats (2 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 8
Author(s): Mélanie Fafard. 110 pp.
Publication Date: 2001

 

Geoarchaeological Studies at the Dog Creek Site, Northern Yukon (5.8 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 9
Author(s): Julie Anne Esdale. 137 pp.
Publication Date: 2001

 

An Eastern Beringian Tradition Archaeological Site in West-Central Yukon Territory, Canada (3.1 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 10
Author(s): Ty Alexander Heffner. 142 pp.
Publication Date: 2002

 

Special Brew: Industrial Archaeology and History of the Klondike Brewery (2 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 11
Author(s): David V. Burley and Michael Will. 108 pp.
Publication: Date: 2002

 

Archaeological Investigations of Transient Residences On the Hillsides Surrounding Dawson City, Yukon (5.1 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 12
Author(s): Michael Brand. 177 pp.
Publication Date: 2002

 

Ta'tla Mun: An Archaeological Examination of Technology, Subsistence Economy and Trade at Tatlmain Lake, Central Yukon (2.3 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 13
Author(s): Christian Daniel Thomas. 130 pp.
Publication Date: 2003

 

North to the Yukon Territory via the Alcan Highway in 1948: Field Notes of The Andover-Harvard Expedition (5.9 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 14
Author(s): Elmer Harp Jr. 126 pp.
Publication Date: 2005

 
The Nïî’ïî’ Hunting Stand Site: Understanding Technological Practice as Social Practice in Subarctic Prehistory (2.3 MB)          
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 15
Author(s): Glen R. MacKay, Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre. 132 pp.
Publication Date: 2008
 
 
The A.J. Goddard: Reconstruction and Material Culture of a Klondike Gold Rush Sternwheeler (10.6 MB) 
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No.16
Author(s): Lindsey Hall Thomas. 189 pp.
Publication Date: 2012
 
Fort Selkirk: Early Contact Period Interaction Between the Northern Tuchone and the Hudson's Bay Company in the Yukon ( 4 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No.17 
Author(s): Victoria Elena Castillo. Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. 238 pp.
Publication Date: 2012 
 

Schaeffer Creek Campsite (MIVm-6), A Possible Cold Season Site in Southwestern Old Crow Flats, Northern Yukon Territory (6 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Archaeology No.18
Author(s): Jo-Ann Marvin. Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts. 135 pp.
Publication Date: 2013   

 

Occasional Papers in Yukon History (OPYH)

Yukon North Slope Inuvialuit Oral History (5.1 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Yukon History No. 1
Author(s): Murielle Ida Nagy. 120 pp.
Publication Date: 1997

 

Journal of the Occurrences at the Forks of the Lewes and Pelly Rivers May 1848 to September 1852 (3.5 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Yukon History No. 2
Author(s): Robert Campbell and James G. Stewart. Transcribed & edited by Llewellyn R. Johnson and Dominique Legros. Revised & annotated by Llewellyn R. Johnson. 153 pp.
Publication Date: 2000

 

Oral History as History: Tutchone Athapaskan in the Period 1840 – 1920 
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Yukon History No. 3
Author(s): Dominique Legros. 422 pp.
Publication Date: 2007 
Volume 1 ( 2.4 MB) 
Volume 2 ( 1.4 MB)

 

Historical Climatology of the Southern Yukon: Paleoclimatic Reconstruction using Documentary Sources from 1842-1852 (1 MB) 
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Yukon History No. 4 
Author(s): Heather Tompkins. 127 pp.
Publication Date: 2007

 

My Old People’s Stories: A Legacy for Yukon First Nations
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Yukon History No. 5
Author(s): Catharine McClellan.
Publication Date: 2007
Part I: Southern Tutchone Narrators. 196 pp. (3.5 MB)
Part II: Tagish Narrators. 283 pp. (3.3 MB) 
Part III: Inland Tlingit Narrators. 328 pp. (3.9 MB)

 

Donuts and Silver Dollars The Life of Captain Frank Slim (3.6 MB)
Hudé Hudän Series - Occasional Papers in Yukon History No. 6
Author(s): Donna Dillman. 139 pp.
Publication Date: 2008

 

Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences (OPES)

Canadian Quarternary Association (CANQUA) Meetings, 2001: Program and Abstracts (1 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 1
Author(s):  N/A. 75 pp.
Publication Date: 2001

 

Field guide to Quarternary Research in Central and Western Yukon Territory (2.7 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 2
CANQUA August 25-29, 2001
Author(s): D.G. Froese, A. Duk-Rodkin and J.D. Bond. 107 pp.
Publication Date: 2001

 

Field Guide: Quarternary Volcanism, Stratigraphy, Vertebrate Palaeontology, Archaeology and Scenic Yukon River Tour, Fort Selkirk Are (NTS 115 1), Yukon Territory (1.1 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 3
CANQUA August 20-24, 2001
Author(s):  Lionel E. Jackson, Jr., Crystal A. Huscroft, Ruth Gotthardt, John E. Storer and René W. Barendregt. 39 pp.
Publication Date: 2001

 

Full-Glacial Macrofossils, Paleoecology and Stratigraphy of the Bluefish Exposure, Northern Yukon (4.8 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 4
Author(s): Grant Daniel Zazula. 159 pp.
Publication Date: 2002

 

3rd International Mammoth Conference, 2003: Program and Abstracts (1.1 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 5
Author(s):  John E. Storer. 162 pp.
Publication Date: 2003

 

3rd International Mammoth Conference (IMC) Field guide to Quarternary Research in the Klondike Goldfields (7.7 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 6
Author(s):  D.G. Froese and G.D. Zazula. 77 pp.
Publication Date: 2003

 

Locomotor Adaptations and Ecomorphology or Short-Faced Bear in Eastern Beringia (2.4 MB)
Occasional Papers in Earth Sciences No. 7
Author(s): Paul E. Matheus. 124 pp. 
Publication Date: 2003