FREE mining in Alaska – Petersville gold prospecting area

FREE mining in Alaska – Petersville gold prospecting area Check out our latest Alaska Gold Adventure: https://youtu.be/28czlvKpyGE?si=bN6oyzYja17168Ie On our Alaska trip 2022, we made a short side trip to the beautiful Petersville area. There is a recreational mining area, where everybody can go gold prospecting. It’s really worth the trip, we enjoyed our time there.…

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The Story Of The Alaska Gold Rush In Nome

The Story Of The Alaska Gold Rush In Nome It was in 1898 that a team of three prospectors actually found gold in Nome. Dubbed the “Three Lucky Swedes” Jafet Lindeberg, Erik Lindblom and John Brynteson, discovered gold on outside of present day Nome on Anvil Creek. It was in the fall of the year…

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"Hidden Treasure" Panoramic Photographs of Alaska Territory (2017 April 12)

"Hidden Treasure" Panoramic Photographs of Alaska Territory (2017 April 12) Join Richard Schneider from Preservation Programs as he discusses historic panoramic photographs taken by topographers with the U.S. Geological Survey from 1910 to 1932 in the Alaska Territory. A special exhibit featuring these panoramas are on indefinite display at the National Archives at College Park, MD.…

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Finding Treasures | Life Below Zero

Finding Treasures | Life Below Zero Sue Aikens hunts along the tundra and stumbles upon an old oil barrel. Life Below Zero follows the lives of rugged individuals living subsistence lifestyles in remote areas of Alaska as they brave the frigid winter temperatures and the ensuing spring break up. Sue Aikens hunts along the tundra…

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Gold Mining in Fairbanks, Alaska

Gold Mining in Fairbanks, Alaska “Gold miners are a special type of crazy.” Ilaura Reeves of Gold Daughters takes us into the world of searching for treasure in Alaska — showing us a definition of what it means to be an explorer. Illaura who owns a gold mining operation outside of Fairbanks, Alaska with her…

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