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Alaska
Anchorage
Alaska Mint
429 West 4th Ave
Anchorage AK  99502
Phone 907 278-8414
Web Site http://alaskamint.com/tout.htm
Toll Free 800 770-6468
Description self guided tours of minting gold nuggets
Type of Resource Activity
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry Profession Mining

Central
Circle District Central Museum
Mile 128, Steese Highway
PO Box 1893
Central AK 99730
Phone 907 520-1893
Web Site *****
Alt Web www.newsminer.com/heartland/hland81797/Library.html
Description mining equipment, miner's cabin
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Field of Study Science Facility Gold Rush
Industry Profession Mining
Research Reading Library

Alaska
Copper Center
George Ashby Memorial Museum
Mile 101 Old Richardson Highway
Copper Center Loop Rd
Copper Center AK 99573
Phone 907 822-5285
Web Site *****
Description early gold and copper mining, Russian artifacts in log cabin
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry Profession Mining
Group Identity Russian
Owner/Operator: Copper Valley Historical Society

Cordova
Cordova Historical Museum
622 First Street
PO Box 391
Cordova AK 99574

Phone 907 424-6665
Web Site www.quincymine.org/
Description explorers, Native culture, Copper River Railway, Kennicott Mine, fishing
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry Profession Mining
Group Identity Native American
Owner/Operator: Cordova Historical Society

Alaska
Girdwood
Crow Creek Mine
Crow Creek Road
PO Box 113
Girdwood AK 99587
Phone 907 278-8060
Web Site www.crowcreekgoldmine.com/
Description original mining camp, gold panning
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry Profession Mining
Era 1898

  Hope
 
Hope & Sunrise Historical & Mining Museum
 
2nd Street
 
PO Box 88
 
Hope  AK   99605
 
Phone   907 782-3740
 
Web Site  *****
 
E-mail  mailto:timbers@chugach.net
 
Alt Web  http://www.advenalaska.com/hope/otherservices.htm
 
Description  log building recalls 1890's Gold Rush, grounds hold Canyon Creek Mining
                   
buildings
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
New or Updated:   6/6/2004

Alaska
Juneau
Juneau Douglas City Museum
114 4th Street
MAIL: 155 South Seward
Juneau AK  99801
Phone 907 586-3572
Web Site www.juneau.lib.ak.us/parksrec/museum/mus1.htm
Description early life and gold mining history
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry Profession Mining

Last Chance Mining Museum
1001 Basin Road
PO Box 21264
Juneau AK 99802
Phone 907 586-5338
Web Site *****
Alt Web www.museums.state.ak.us/list.html
Description gold rush museum in historic building, 3D glass map, underground exhibits
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Industry Profession Mining
Owner/Operator:  Gastineau Channel Historical Society

Alaska
Talkeetna
Talkeetna Historical Society
14 5 Talkeetna Spur
PO Box 76
Talkeetna AK 99676
Phone 907 733-2487
Web Site http://www.talkeetnalodge.com/content/history_and_activities
Description mining, railroad, aviation; 12x12 model of Mount McKinley
Type of Resource Museum
Industry Profession Mining

Trapper Creek
Trapper Creek Museum @ Spruce Lane Farm
.7 mile Petersville Road
PO Box 13011
Trapper Creek AK
Phone 907 733-2557
Web Site BROKEN http://trappercreekmuseum.homestead.com/bubbles.html
Description mining and trapping in area settled in 1959
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Field of Study Science Facility Gold Rush
Industry Profession Mining
Collection N-Z Photography

Alaska
Wasilla
Dorothy Page Museum and Old Wasilla Townsite Park
323 N Main Street
Wasilla AK 99654
Phone 907 373-9071
Web Site *****
E-mail mailto:museum@ci.wasilla.ak.us
Description Mining, trapping, Iditarod, dog mushing
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Industry Profession Mining
Collection A-F Dog Sled
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