City to consider designating 'Treadwell Mine Historic District'

The section of Savikko Park where remnants of the Treadwell Mine can be found could soon get its own special designation as the "Treadwell Mine Historic District."The park has a couple buildings...
Without public notice, Assembly goes on record supporting opening AJ Mine and Treadwell Mine

...mining properties include the AJ mine downtown and the Treadwell mine in Douglas. This was done as a routine updating of...concerns about re-opening the AJ Mine downtown and the Treadwell mine in Douglas. Those on the technical matter side...
Photo: Revamping the Treadwell Pump House

Chris Dimond, left, and Tim Crondahl of North Pacific Erectors ferry supplies by boat to the Treadwell Mine Salt Water Pump House in Douglas on Thursday, Sept. 26. See the full slideshow covering the restoration of the Treadwell Pump House here.
Griffith survives course to win Historic Treadwell Mine race

Saturday's Historic Treadwell Mine mountain bike race was supposed...paved bike trails, the Historic Treadwell Mine race was considered so easy some...wound through the woods toward the Treadwell Mine site. For the most part it followed...
Treadwell Mine trail upkeep underway

JUNEAU - SAGA and Juneau Parks and Recreation will be cleaning the historic mining structures on the Treadwell Mine Historical Trail and clearing the area around them through Aug. 14. Crews will be clearing brush and removing overhanging tree...
Treadwell Mine trail gives glimpse of history

...cave-in. If you look up toward the Douglas Island mountains in an open spot, Mount Jumbo, renamed Bradley after the Treadwell Mine's superintendent, can be seen. A detailed brochure recounting the history of the area is available from visitor...
Historical photo: Champs from the mines

...Mines Mexican Basketball Team were the champions of Southeast Alaska in 1914. The "Mexican's" competed with other Treadwell mine teams that included the Machine shop, General Store, and Cyanides. They also battled Douglas High School, Juneau...
Sports | 100 Anniversary
Photo: Waiting for some grub

...Collections, this photo shows a group of Treadwell miners waiting on dinner in the early 1900s. At the time, the Treadwell Mine had become world-famous, employing more than 2,000 miners who worked above and below the ground and supplied...
Historical photo: Treadwell in the winter

...entire world. In its time, according to the Treadwell Historic Preservation and Restoration Society, Inc., the Treadwell Mine had no equal in terms of state-of-the-art mining technology and annual yield. Equally advanced were the socio-economic...
Local | 100 Anniversary
Treadwell Society wants your mining miscellaneum

...have some value. The Treadwell Historic Preservation and Restoration Society is looking for artifacts from the old Treadwell Mine in Douglas. The society is working to create an online archive with photos and descriptions of objects related to...


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