Jack Wade Creek

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Jack Wade, Alaska
... Jack Wade is an unincorporated community in Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska, United States ... Its elevation is 2,428 feet (740 m), and it is located along Wade Creek at 64°9′15″N 141°27′35″W / 64.15417°N 141.45972°W / 64.15417 -141.45972 (6 ... Founded as a mining camp around 1900, it was named for Jack Anderson and Wade Nelson, the original locators ...

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    It might be seen by what tenure men held the earth. The smallest stream is mediterranean sea, a smaller ocean creek within the land, where men may steer by their farm bounds and cottage lights. For my own part, but for the geographers, I should hardly have known how large a portion of our globe is water, my life has chiefly passed within so deep a cove. Yet I have sometimes ventured as far as to the mouth of my Snug Harbor.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I hope you ain’t going to blow up my boat, Mr. Johnson. Like my wife, she’s not much, but she’s all I have.
    —Martin Berkeley. Jack Arnold. Lucas (Nestor Paiva)

    I am in blood
    Stepped in so far, that should I wade no more,
    Returning were as tedious as go o’er.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)