Hydraulicing operation at a mining claim

Hydraulicing operation at a mining claim, probably vicinity of Nome, Seward Peninsula, Alaska, ca. 1900.

Hydraulicing operation at a mining claim, probably vicinity of Nome, Seward Peninsula, Alaska, ca. 1900. 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.