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Accumulated Fragments: A modest future build on graves

...parts on the history of Douglas Island.In 1889, John Treadwell sold all his mining properties for $1.5 million...San Francisco. The mine continued to be known as John Treadwell's Gold Mine.There were two towns on Douglas Island...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-03-18/accumulated-fragments-modest-future
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
A brief history of mining, logging in the Juneau area

...Juneau (then called Harrisburg) is founded. 1881: John Treadwell buys claim on Douglas Island from Pierre Erussard...buys out all other investers in Treadwell, including John Treadwell. 1897: Alaska Juneau Gold Mining Company incorporates...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062609/loc_455093987.shtml
Southeast Sagas: The Treadwell

...area is today obscured by overgrowth, its story is an important chapter in mining history. The mine is named for John Treadwell (1842-1927), a native of New Brunswick, Canada, who in 1881 was grubstaked by San Francisco bankers to head...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123103/nei_treadwell.shtml
Neighbors
Photos: Gold Rush Days, Sunday

...in 1880 and thus began the first major gold strike and the beginning of the Alaskan Gold Rush. At the same time, John Treadwell purchased claims on Douglas Island and organized the Alaska Mill & Mining Co. Treadwell's 240-Stamp mill became...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-06-26/photos-gold-rush-days-sunday
Local
Accumulated fragments: The little long-lost towns and villages of the CBJ

...discovered on the beaches of Douglas Island in 1880, a mining town was formed. The town was named after the mine owner John Treadwell. Treadwell was largely a "company" town and in 1900 had a population of 522. It was incorporated on March 26...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-06-10/accumulated-fragments-little-long-l
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
Accumulated Fragments: Douglas Island's deep and sometimes dark history

...Mitchell and Stillman Lewis located the Mexican Quartz claim south of Bean and Mathews claims. In August of 1881, John Treadwell came to the area representing some San Francisco mining investors. By September, he had purchased Erussard's Parris...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-03-10/accumulated-fragments-douglas-islan
Neighbors | 100 Anniversary
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Solomon-like decision: the placer miners could use the streams in the area during the day; hard-rock mine owner John Treadwell at night. Too many city slickers who move to the country for fresh air, picture-book views and peace and quiet...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053099/Ins_out.shtml
Inside Out

...Solomon-like decision: the placer miners could use the streams in the area during the day; hard-rock mine owner John Treadwell at night. Rural Life 101 Too many city slickers who move to the country for fresh air, picture-book views and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053099/Ins_out.html
Inside
China Joe

...story of the ousting of the Chinese from Juneau. John Treadwell, who owned one-third of the Alaska Mill and Mining...committee that demanded that all Chinese be discharged. John Treadwell rejected the demand. On Aug. 6, the committee met...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081503/nei_benefactor.shtml
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