Photo: William Britt House, circa 1916, located in the Chicken Ridge Historic District, Juneau, AK. THe District on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995. Photographed by User:gillfoto (own work), 2016, [cc-3.0] via Wikimedia Commons, accessed September, 2021.
Juneau was established following the discovery of gold on Gold Creek in Silver Bow Basin in 1880. The city became a center for hard-rock mining. The city was incorporated in 1900 and became the capital of the Alaska Territory in 1906. 
- Alysia McLain, City and Borough of Juneau, Juneau Memorial Library, Juneau Alaska, nomination document, 2006, National Park Service, National Register of Historic Places, Washington, D.C.