An extraordinary photo of Miner panning gold. It was made in 1916. The photo documents Gold mining.

An extraordinary photo of Miner panning gold. It was made in 1916. The photo documents Gold mining.

The Tredwell mines operated in the area and produced $66 million in gold in its 35 years. In 1916 the Alaska-Juneau gold mine was built and became the largest gold mine of its kind in the world

The Tredwell mines operated in the area and produced $66 million in gold in its 35 years. In 1916 the Alaska-Juneau gold mine was built and became the largest gold mine of its kind in the world

#1 The Alaska Centennial Nugget - 294.10 Troy Ounces  The largest gold nugget ever found in Alaska. It was found near Ruby, Alaska in 1998 by a miner as he operated his bulldozer. The nugget rolled off the pile of dirt ahead of the bulldozer blade. This nugget was sold and the current location is unknown.  Photo Copyright 2001 by Marshall Ronne, Jr.

#1 The Alaska Centennial Nugget - 294.10 Troy Ounces The largest gold nugget ever found in Alaska. It was found near Ruby, Alaska in 1998 by a miner as he operated his bulldozer. The nugget rolled off the pile of dirt ahead of the bulldozer blade. This nugget was sold and the current location is unknown. Photo Copyright 2001 by Marshall Ronne, Jr.

Gold Panner Mining Camp - Fairbanks, Alaska USA

Gold Panner Mining Camp - Fairbanks, AK

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