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Historical photo: Rocky Point, on road to Silver Bow Basin

Several people pose with touring car on the road to Silver Bow Basin, four miles from Juneau. The sign on the car reads "Perseverance".

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-12-11/historical-photo-rocky-point-road-silve
Local | 100 Anniversary
Accumulated Fragments: Following in the footsteps of Harris and Juneau

...no others to send and he was ill. During that trip, Harris and Juneau found lots of gold and staked claims in Silver Bow Basin and on the mountainside above it. On Oct. 18, 1880, Harris and Juneau developed a town site claim of 160 acres which...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-02/accumulated-fragments-following-foo
Neighbors
Searching for the Lost Rocker Mine

...DeArmond has suggested that Silver Bow Basin may have been the site of the Lost...Granite Creek to Gold Creek and Silver Bow Basin. According to U.S.G.S, there was once a lake in Silver Bow Basin. The lake had dried up by the time...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-06-09/searching-lost-rocker-mine
Neighbors
Accumulated Fragments: Histories entwined: A ship, her origins and her adventures

...of the Department of Alaska on Sept. 13, 1880 was Commander Henry Glass.At the time gold was discovered in Silver Bow Basin, the Navy's one ship in Alaskan waters was the USS Jamestown, rated as a sloop-of-war, and as a full-rigger...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-08-25/accumulated-fragments-histories-ent
Neighbors
Accumulated fragments: The little long-lost towns and villages of the CBJ

...1914, to the Perseverance property at the head of Silver Bow Basin. At about the same time, the settlement changed its...7 miles east of Juneau on the southeast side of Silver Bow Basin. It began as a mining camp which took its name from the...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-06-10/accumulated-fragments-little-long-l
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
Photo: Perseverance mine

...century photograph shows the Perseverance Mine in the Silver Bow Basin, above downtown Juneau. After being sent back to the...Creek in 1880 and looked down into Quartz Gulch and Silver Bow Basin. They found an area rich with gold.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100803/loc_minephoto.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1912, the 100-stamp mill at the Perseverance Mine in the Silver Bow Basin was destroyed by fire. In 1932, the main school building at Fairbanks was destroyed by fire. In 1934, Cordova was struck by...

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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1887, a burro pack train, the first in Alaska, made its first trip to Silver Bow Basin near Juneau to bring out gold ore. In 1939, two Army helicopters set an unofficial altitude record by landing on and taking off...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061303/sta_thisday.shtml
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This Day in History

...Klondike Kate" Rockwell was born. In 1880, Joe Juneau and Richard Harris staked the first mining claims in Silver Bow Basin in Juneau. In 1943, the Alaska Glacier Seafood Company plant in Petersburg was destroyed by fire. In 1969, work stopped...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100404/sta_thisday.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1912, the 100-stamp mill at the Perseverance Mine in the Silver Bow Basin was destroyed by fire. In 1932, the main school building at Fairbanks was destroyed by fire. In 1934, Cordova was...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120406/sta_20061204005.shtml
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