Jacobson, Nils John.

Jacobson, Nils John.

Pre 1898

Arrived in Alaska April 1886, C1900; Orca, gives power of attorney to M.L. Washburn to deal with Landlock Bay Claims. 1897. Mining Locations. Book G. (Valdez Court Library);


Sells house, woodshed, etc. to George Donaldson for $2,000, 4/23/98, PWSMDR, Bk. 1, p. 55; partner in Goose Island Blue Fox farm with Thorstensen, sold out for $2,500 cash to Donaldson; married to mixed native/Russian woman from Kodiak who knows a little English, had one living and one dead child, MB-D, 6/20/98; Located Quartz Claims on Latouche. N.J. Jacobsen, A. Lawson, W.J. Shepard, M.L. Thorstensen locators, Jan. 1, 1899. Witness Chr. Christiansen, Hein Kulper. ML, Bk G (H&I). 1898-1901. p. 83; Jacobsen & Thorstensen in dispute over Landlock Bay (Copper Mt.) claims with L.L. Williams & Associates, enter agreement for development rights with Alaska Commercial Company, 3/7/1898; ML, BK. 2. p. 97; Jacobsen Sells White Eagle Claim to F.C. Lawrence for $1.00. ML, Bk G (H&I), p. 439; Proof of Labor on the “Norman Claim,” on the north side of Copper Mountain for Mrs. A.S. Barrett, the owner, Valdez MDR, 1900, p. 173;


In Valdez between 6/11/1900-6/26/1900, C1900;


Location notice: “Surprise Lode Claim,” by N. Jacobson, A.J. Cramer, N. Anderson, on north side of Copper Mt., filed 1/24/1901, VMDR, 1900, p. 231; Location notice: “Moon Lode Claim,” “Sun Lode Claim,” north side of Copper Mt, filed 1/24/1901, VMDR, 1900, p. 231; Location Notice; “Lucky Dog Claim,” situated on “north side of Gray’s Harbor on Glacier Island,” located 1/4/1901, by Jacobson, Cramer, and Anderson, VMDR, 1900, p. 233; Location Notice “Lena Lode Claim,” on Glacier Island “about 800 ft. in a southerly direction from the head of Gray’s harbor,” 1/24/1901, VMDR, 1900, p. 234; Location Notice “Lucky Three Lode Claim,” on Glacier Island “in Gray’s Harbor opposite the “Gertrude Claim,” 1/24/1901, VMDR, 1900, p. 234;

Additional Information

Son: John Jacobson John; wife, creole C1900