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The publications and research of Catherine Holder Spude.
Publications

GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS

 Note: Many of these publications are available in government repositories or for sale, used on Amazon.com. See this link at the latter website for more information.

Catherine Holder Spude, Teresa J. Terry, Cannon S. Daughtrey, and Justin Lev-Tov

2009 Sanitation, Vaccination, Prohibition, and the National Guard's Preparation for War on the Mexican Border in 1916-1917: Archaeological Data Recovery at AZ EE:9:109 (ASM), Santa Cruz County, Arizona. Report Submitted to Santa Cruz County, Nogales, Arizona and USDI Bureau of Land Management, Tucson, Arizona, Technical Report 09-23, Statistical Research, Inc., Tucson, Arizona.


Catherine Holder Spude 


2006 Archeological Investigations in Skagway, Alaska, Volume 10: The Mascot Saloon, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska.U. S. Department of Interior, National Park Service, Anchorage. 

 

 


2004 "Appendix E: Multiple Linear Regression Analysis of Feature 8," in Gold Rush Life in Skagway, Alaska: The Second Avenue "Cabins," by Doreen Cooper. Submitted to United States General Services Administration, Auburn, Washington by R&D Services, Skagway, Alaska.

2002 "Appendix J: Multiple Linear Regression Analysis of the Non-Structural Artifacts from the Pantheon Saloon (1903-1916)," in Archeological Investigations in Skagway, Alaska, Volume 9: Excavations at the Pantheon Saloon Complex by Tim A. Kardatzke. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, United States Government Printing Office, Anchorage.



2001 "Management Observations and Recommendations," with Susan Eininger and Janet L. McVickar in An Archeological Survey of Natural Bridges National Monument, Southeast Utah, edited by Janet L. McVickar, Intermountain Cultural Resources Paper No. 64, United States Government Printing Office, National Park Service, Santa Fe, NM.

1996 Bear River Massacre Site, Idaho, Draft Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment(principle author and team captain). United States Government Printing Office, National Park Service, United States Department of Interior, Denver.


Catherine Holder Spude, Douglas D. Scott, Frank Norris, David R. Huelsbeck, Linda Scott Cummings and Kathryn Puseman

1993 Archeological Investigations in Skagway, Alaska, Volume 4: Father Turnell's Trash Pit, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska. United States Government Printing Office, Denver.



Catherine Holder Spude and Robert L. Spude

1993 East Base Historic Monument, Stonington Island, Antarctic Peninsula. Part I: A Guide for Management, Part II: Description of the Cultural Resources and Recommendations. United States Government Printing Office, Denver.


Catherine Holder Blee  (previous name)

1991 Sorting Functionally-Mixed Artifact Assemblages with Multiple Regression: A Comparative Study in Historical Archeology. PhD dissertation, University of Colorado, Boulder. Available through University Microfilms, Inc.

 1988 Archeological Investigations in Skagway, Alaska: Volume 2, The Moore Cabin and House, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.National Park Service, United States Government Printing Office, Denver.

1985 Archeological Investigations at the Russian Bishop's House, 1981, Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, Alaska. National Park Service, United States Government Printing Office, Denver.

1983 Archeological Investigations in Skagway, Alaska: Volume 1, The White Pass and Yukon Route Broadway Depot and General Offices Buildings, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park.National Park Service, United States Government Printing Office, Denver.

Catherine Holder Blee, Marianne Musitelli, Linda J. Scott, D. Kate Aasen, and  Stephen A. Chomko

1986 Wine, Yaman and Stone: The Archeology of a Russian Hospital Trash Pit, Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka, Alaska.National Park Service, United States Government Printing Office.

Catherine Holder Blee,  Rober L. Spude, and Paul C. Cloyd

1984 Historic Structures Reports for Ten Buildings: Administrative, Physical History and Analysis Sections, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Skagway, Alaska. National Park Service, United States Government Printing Office, Denver.

 

BOOK REVIEWS


Catherine Holder Spude

2013  "Book Review: Donald L. Hardesty, Mining Archaeology in the American West: A View from the Silver State (2010)," American Anthropologist, Volume 115, Number 3 (September 2013).

2012 Book Review: Ronald M. James – Virginia City: Secrets of a Western Past, Journal of the Wild West History Association (Vol. V, No. 6, Dec. 2012), p. 78.


2010 "Book Review: Jeff Smith, Alias Soapy Smith: The Life and Death of a Scoundrel, The Biography of Jefferson Randolph Smith II," Alaska History, Volume 25, No. 2, Fall, pp. 57-58.

2006 "Book Review:
Finding Sand Creek: History, Archaeology, and the 1864 Massacre Site, By Jerome A. Greene and Douglas D. Scott," CRM: The Journal of Heritage Stewardship, Volume 3, Number 2 (Summer 2006), pp. 112-113.


Diane Lee Rhodes and Catherine H. Blee

1988 "Book Review: Bacon, Beans and Galantines: Food and Foodways on the Western Mining Frontier," by Josephy R. Conlin in The High Plains Applied Anthropologist, Volume 6, No. 1 (Spring) 1988, pp. 95-101.


BOOKS


 Catherine Holder Spude


2012 “That Fiend in Hell”: Soapy Smith in Legend, University of Oklahoma Press: Norman, OK, 2012.




2007 Sin and Grace: A Historical Novel of the Skagway, Alaska Sporting Wars. Lynn Canal Publishing, Skagway, Alaska.

1990 "The Archeology of a Russian Hospital Trash Pit," in Proceedings of the Second International Russian American Conference, Sitka, Alaska, 1989, edited by Robert Pierce. Limestone Press, Fairbanks, Alaska.




Catherine Holder Spude, Robin O. Mills, Karl Gurcke and Roderick Sprague (editors)

2011 Eldorado! The Archaeology of Gold Mining in the Far North. University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln.




PROFESSIONAL JOURNAL ARTICLES

Catherine Holder Spude

2008  "Christopher C. Shea, 'King of Skagway,': Progressive Era Mayor and Game Warden in Alaska." Pacific Northwest Quarterly, Volume 99, Number 1 (Winter 2007/2008), pp. 16-29.

 2006 "Josiah M. 'Si' Tanner: Southeast Alaska's Favorite Lawman,"Quarterly of the National Association for Outlaw and Lawman History, Inc., Volume XXX, No. 1 (January - March 2006) pp. 29-37.

 2005 "Saloons and Brothels: An Archaeology of Gender in the American West." Historical Archaeology 39 (1):89-106.





1997 "Engendering the Klondike Gold Rush," Special Issue: Placing Women in the Past, CRM Volume 20, Number 3, pp. 29-30.


1992 "Bachelor Miners and Barbers' Wives: The Common People of Skagway, Alaska, in 1900," Alaska History, Volume 6, Number 2, pp. 16-21.  

1989 "Siberian Goats and North American Deer: A Contextual Approach to the Translation of Russian Common Names for Alaskan Mammals,"Arctic, Volume 42, number 3, pp. 227-231.



Catherine Holder Spude and Douglas D. Scott 

2013  NAGPRA and Historical Research: Reevaluation of a Multiple Burial from Fort Union National Monument, New Mexico. Historical Archaeology, Vol. 47, No. 2: 121-136.


 
Catherine Holder Spude and Robert L. Spude







2013 "The Men Who 'Shot' Soapy Smith: A Photo Essay," Alaska History, Vol. 28, No. 1 (Spring 2013), cover, pp. 1-18.


1992 "CRM at East Base, Antarctica," CRM,Volume 15, No. 2, pp. 15-16.

 

POPULAR ARTICLES


Catherine Holder Spude

2014    “Writing the West: What’s Truth Got to Do with It?” Roundup Magazine, Vol. 22, No. 1 (October 2014), p. 2.

2014     “CSI: Fort Union,” True West Magazine, Volume 61, No. 4 (April 2014), pp. 34-37.


 

2012 “The Skagway Townsite Chronicles,” Skaguay Alaskan, Volume 35, No. 1902 (Summer 2012), pp. 8, 10, 24.


2008 "Saint J.D. Stewart Conned & Robbed." Skaguay Alaskan, Summer 2008) pp. 8,24-25.

2007 "Street Lights and Early Politics, Home Power Takes on New Meaning,"Skaguay Alaskan, Volume 30, No. 1907 (Summer 2007), p. 25.

2007  “Con Man’s Curse,” True West, Volume 54, No. 6 (June 2007), pp. 50-53.


 

2006 "Skagway's Saloons, 1897-1916,"Skaguay Alaskan, Volume 29, No. 1906 (Summer 2006), p. 8-10, 24.

2006 "The Percentage Women," Skaguay Alaskan, Volume 29, No. 1906 (Summer 2006), p. 24.

2005 "Skagway in December 1905,"The Skagway News, December 19, 2005, page 1.

2005 "Anna Stinebaugh, Skagway's Reform Leader," The Skagway News, September 9, 2005, page 6.

2005 "Kitty Faith, Skagway's Discreet Madam," The Skagway News, August 5, 2005, page 5.

2005 "John Troy, Skagway's Boss," The Skagway News, June 24, 2005, page 8.

2005 "Chris Shea: Skagway's Forgotten Hero," The Skagway News, May 27, 2005, page 5.

2001  "Skagway Enters 20th Century with 3,117, Leaves with 862. Skaguay Alaskan, Vol. 24, No. 1901 (Summer), pp. 12-13.


 
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