The Gold Rush, Alaskan Yukon, 1899

Crossing into the Mountains

Hauling dead bodies from Snowslide 1897

$69,471 Dollars American

The 83 oz. nugget, pictured directly above, is worth $69,471 American today.

Read More on the Yukon and Klondike areas of Alaska:
The Klondike Goldrush at Wikipedia
Rare Photos at the University of Washington Libraries

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