American Creek is a physical feature (stream) in Nome (CA) Borough. The primary coordinates for American Creek places it within the 99762 ZIP Code delivery area.
|Feature Name:||American Creek|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||heads near Banner Peak, flows SW to Snake River, 4 mi. NW of Nome, Seward Peninsula High.; 2 miles long.|
|History:||Prospectors' name reported in 1899 by D. C. Witherspoon (in Schrader and Brooks, 1900, map 2), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). This may be the "Crystal Creek" or "Golden Gulch" shown on recent maps.|
|Borough:||Nome (CA) Borough|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for American Creek does not include property ownership information.
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