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“Surf Rocker” and “A Serious Case of Gold Fever” in Nome, Alaska: Photographs by E.A. Hegg

Eric A. Hegg (1867–1947), “A Serious Case of Gold Fever, Nome Beach, Alaska,” ca. 1900 Eric A. Hegg (1867–1947), “Rocking on Nome Beach, Alaska,” ca. 1900 Eric A. Hegg (1867–1947), “Surf Rocker, Nome Beach, Alaska,” ca. 1900 Eric A. Hegg … Continue reading

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Gold (in Silver), Part 1

Richard Tepe, Goldfasan Hahn (Gold Pheasant Hen), ca. 1910-40 Voila, “La guerre de l’or,” December 7, 1935 Weegee, “Charged with murdering his wife, Abraham Gold…”, November 22, 1944 “Charged with murdering his wife, Abraham Gold was arraigned yesterday… and held … Continue reading

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