Letters from a Gold Miner: Bigger John "B. J." Bower a.k.a. Billy Bowers, 1867-1949
- Among the placer miners who worked the goldfields of Cleary Creek, Iditarod, and Ruby, one strapping young man was known as Billy Bowers.
Bigger John "B. J." Bower
The Tillecum Mining Co. on Cleary Creek
The Tanana Gold Fields
Circle Hot Springs Lodge, 1944-1945.
Cleary Creek, Alaska
Discovery, Cleary Creek
All Cleary Creek, Alaska
"1/2 Ton of Gold Dust, 12/23/1910."
Ruby, Alaska, Oct. 1911
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