Treadwell was a company mining town just south of Douglas on Douglas Island. Associated with the town was the Treadwell Complex — four interlinked mines strung out along the island’s shore. During its lifetime,...
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- Treadwell Mine Complex was once the largest low-grade gold mine in the world