BROTHERS IN THE YUKON, large print and easy to read in full color, is the most complete and comprehensive family autobiography today of the Jacquot and Dickson brothers who settled and tamed the... More > Yukon’s Kluane Lake area wilderness. John Reisenauer, Jr. was immediately caught up in the history of Kluane Lake, his favorite Yukon place, the first time he saw the spectacular blue gem in 1989! How did the large island in the lake get a name like Jacquot he wondered? Learning about the Jacquot brothers lead him to the Dicksons and preparing this manuscript! The Jacquot/Dickson joint venture began with writing the history book of the Kluane Lake area almost immediately after their meeting in 1898, establishing Burwash Landing and the marriage of Eugene Jacquot to Ruth Dickson in 1921. Many of their descendants remain in the Yukon and Alaska today.< Less
20 years of Amateur Radio adventuring in Canada's British Columbia, Yukon and Northwest Territories- NL7TB, KL7JR, VE8JR, VY1ISL, VY1QST, VY1RST, VE8RST etc. etc.
Contesting, antenna homebrewing,... More > mobile and portable operating including special event operating under the Northern Lights with all the challenges of Mother Nature in VE7, VY1 and VE8 (with some KL7 for spice)! Since DXing is best in the winter Up North, put on your "long Johns" and ride along with "Yukon John" KL7JR doing what he does best with his favorite hobby- Amateur Radio!< Less
A beautiful pictorial of Alaska awaits the reader, from local scenes in Anchorage to remote Alaska captured by John Reisenauer, Jr. John has lived the "Alaska dream" twice by calling the... More > Last Frontier home. Photos taken 2009 to 2010 era.< Less