Gold prospecting and mining in the early days

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Prospector and pack dog ready for the summer trail, 1900-1930
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Assay office 1916
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Alaska Gold in pan, 1916
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Alaskan Gold nuggets mined in ONE DAY, 1915
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Treadwell gold mine, 500 feet UNDER the ocean, near Juneau, 1916 <mine operated 1888-1922>
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Dog sled team 1910
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