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Historical photo: Treadwell foundry

...Treadwell Historical Society, cauldrons for pouring molten iron-ore into a variety of castings were needed at the Treadwell Complex. The foundry was built in 1909 and was one of the most up-to-date institutions of its kind on the Pacific Coast...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-09-19/historical-photo-treadwell-foundry
Local
A brief history of mining, logging in the Juneau area

...Co. and finds investors in San Francisco. 1882: Treadwell complex begins with the Douglas 5-Stamp Mill. 1887: Treadwell's...Juneau Gold Mining Company incorporates. 1915: Treadwell Complex reaches peak capacity. 1917: Three of the four...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062609/loc_455093987.shtml
Treadwell tracks, 1917

...than 2,000 men working above and below ground, producing nearly 5,000 tons of ore daily. The four mines of the Treadwell complex were connected by an extensive rail system, parts of which remain. The mine companies used these tracks to transport...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021303/loc_historypix.shtml
News
Treadwell Historic Trail: History buried in moss

...remains are covered in moss and graffiti. The Treadwell Historic Trail stretches from Savikko Park through much of the Treadwell complex. It's a nice trail - relatively flat, wide and shady. The ruins of Treadwell are visible everywhere. Metal lies...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081609/spo_482258839.shtml
Melding the past and future of Treadwell

...resurfacing the old parade ground in the heart of the Treadwell complex, adding an outdoor theater and creating a viewing...It's the most complete structure remaining of the Treadwell complex. The rest were destroyed in a fire in 1926. "The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081609/loc_482257841.shtml
Lecture to focus on the lasting legacy of powering Juneau's mines

...P's power generation engineer, to focus on the numerous power projects that were developed to power operations at Treadwell Complex, the Alaska-Gastineau Mine, and the Alaska-Juneau Mine. Stone and Willis will also discuss the lasting effects...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-05-17/lecture-focus-lasting-legacy-powering-jun
Art
Fire destroyed building with 108-year history

...document in the file. The same document credits Erussard with discovering and selling the first gold mine in the Treadwell complex on Douglas Island. The building was a hardware store for most of its existence, but it had at least one brush with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081704/loc_history.shtml
News
Runners' Corner: Juneau is full of ideal places to run

...Island, just south of the city of Douglas. Runners love the quiet, meandering trails amongst the ruins of the great Treadwell complex. The Juneau-Douglas High School's cross country team hosts races on five kilometers of these trails. Shawn...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053106/spo_20060531032.shtml
Sports
Around Town

...slideshow by Historian David Stone, 7-8:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. About Juneau's three hard rock mines: Treadwell Complex, Alaska Gastineau and Alaska-Juneau. $10 adults; $7 students. Tickets available at the City Museum. Details...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051106/loc_20060511004.shtml
News
Treadwell Mine trail gives glimpse of history

...Christmas and the Fourth of July, people could not sleep because it was so quiet. By 1917 the four mines in the Treadwell complex - Ready Bullion, Mexican, 700 and Treadwell - had a working depth of 2,800 feet and some 10 million tons of ore...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062302/out_treadtrail.shtml
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