California bench claim on Glacier Creek Alaska 1901

California bench claim on Glacier Creek, Alaska, ca. 1901.

California bench claim on Glacier Creek, Alaska, ca. 1901. Probably Glacier Creek on the Seward Peninsula. Shows men mining with hydraulicing operation . Caption on image: “California bench on Glacier” Original image in Hegg Album 28, page 32 . Original photograph by Eric A. Hegg 1816; copied by Webster and Stevens 311.A Nome Gold Rush.