• Creator
  • Warner, Arthur Churchill, 1864-1943
  • Created Date
  • ca. 1899
  • Description
  • Gold was discovered on the Nome beaches in the Summer of 1899. By Spring of 1900, thousands had arrived for the gold rush. Adolph Dinkelspiel and his brother Joseph were born in Germany in 1848 and 1845, respectively. In 1900, Joseph was running the Dinkelspiel store in Nome, while Adolph lived in Seattle with his family. By 1910, both Adolph and Joseph had died, and Adolph's widow, Bella, was head of household in Seattle. [Source: U.S. Census... more
    Gold was discovered on the Nome beaches in the Summer of 1899. By Spring of 1900, thousands had arrived for the gold rush. Adolph Dinkelspiel and his brother Joseph were born in Germany in 1848 and 1845, respectively. In 1900, Joseph was running the Dinkelspiel store in Nome, while Adolph lived in Seattle with his family. By 1910, both Adolph and Joseph had died, and Adolph's widow, Bella, was head of household in Seattle. [Source: U.S. Census]Warner 106Filed in Alaska series. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    Image
    b/w
    Silver gelatin
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004