McNair Evans

McNair Evans grew up in a small farming town in North Carolina and found photography while studying cultural anthropology at Davidson College. He continued

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Oregon has a long history of gold mining though it's not discussed much anymore. Alva Day photographed this gold dredge in March, 1928, apparently up near the John Day river.

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Oregon has a long history of gold mining though it's not discussed much anymore. Alva Day photographed this gold dredge in March, apparently up near the John Day river.

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The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods.

Fairbanks Exploration Company, Goldstream Dredge No. 8, Fox, Fairbanks (North Star Borough, Alaska)

The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s

Fairbanks Exploration Company, Goldstream Dredge No.

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The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s - Page 2 of 2

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods. The original gold dredges were

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The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s - Page 2 of 2

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods.

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The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s - Page 2 of 2

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods.

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The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s - Page 2 of 2

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods. The original gold dredges were

Jake Wade Dredge

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The abandoned Jack Wade gold dredge in Alaska. This one is near Tok on the road to Chicken. didnt find any gold tho.

Until September 2007 this gold dredge sat alongside the Taylor Highway between Dawson City, Yukon and Tok, Alaska. Due to its deteriorating condition and safety concerns, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) had it removed. Some major parts were set up as an interpretive display near the Chicken post office, but the majority of it went to the Tok garbage dump.

The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s - Page 2 of 2

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods.

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The Old Ways: The monster gold dredges multi-story machines built in the first Half of the 1900s

A gold dredge is a placer mining machine that extracts gold from sand, gravel, and dirt using water and mechanical methods. The original gold dredges were

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