Alaska's libraries include audio, visual, and written material about Circle Hot Springs and the mining history around it. Visit your local library or go online to see what's available in holdings all over the state. Take these simple steps:
- Access SLED (State Library Electronic Doorway) at http://sled.alaska.edu/library.html.
- Click on the listing for ALNCat (the Alaska Library Network Catalog) to view the Basic Search window.
Go to the Keyword field, and type in CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS or CIRCLE MINING.
Lampright, Richard L. Gold Placer Deposits Near Fairbanks, Alaska: An Inventory of the Gold Placer Mines, Prospects, and Deposits Located Within the Big Delta, Charley River, Circle, Eagle, Fairbanks, and Livengood Quadrangle. Anchorage, Alaska: Iron Fire Publications, 1996.
Heller, Herbert L. Sourdough Sagas: The Journals, Memoirs, Tales, and Recollections of the Earliest Alaskan Gold Miners, 1883-1923. Cleveland World Publishing Co., 1966;
Mertie, John Beaver, L. M. Prindle, and Ron Wendt. Circle Goldfields, 1893-1938. Wasilla, AK: Goldstream Publications, 1997.
Alaska Magazine Television. Vol. 6, Alaskan Lifestyles. Produced by C. Vincent Shortt; directed by Jerry Caires; written by Susan McInnis. Videocassette (ca. 30 min.). Anchorage, AK: Alaska Magazine, 2001.
Carstens, Peggy. Peggy Carstens Interview on Her Life in Alaska, Cooking on the Riverboats, Gold Mining, and Running Circle Hot Springs. Sound cassette with William Schneider and Doris Southall, 1947-1990.