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Frank E. Downs. Trip to Nome, Alaska, May to Sept. 1900: Discovery Claim, Anvil Mt. in distance; Tundra, Lake on tundra. Taken from beach, 4 miles from Nome; One method of transportation. Buckingham starting on a a prospecting tour; Large machine on wheels, destroyed by storm. Dredging plant, goods covered by tent-cloth. Tents. Another method of transportation, this plant cost $50,000, cleaned up 24[?]

Image ID: 1596925

Frank E. Downs. Trip to Nome, Alaska, May to Sept. 1900: Discovery Claim, Anvil Mt. in distance; Tundra, Lake on tundra.... (1900)

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Image Title

:  Frank E. Downs. Trip to Nome, Alaska, May to Sept. 1900: Discovery Claim, Anvil Mt. in distance; Tundra, Lake on tundra. Taken from beach, 4 miles from Nome; One method of transportation. Buckingham starting on a a prospecting tour; Large machine on wheels, destroyed by storm. Dredging plant, goods covered by tent-cloth. Tents. Another method of transportation, this plant cost $50,000, cleaned up 24[?]

Created Date

: 1900

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Source

: Frank E. Downs. Trip to Nome, Alaska, May to Sept. 1900. [An album of mounted photographs.]

Source Description

: 1 v. of illus. (unpaged) 25 x 30 cm.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy

Catalog Call Number

: IW 76-2288

Digital ID

: 1596925

Record ID

: 1071073

Digital Item Published

: 9-24-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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