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  • All fields: Owyhee
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    • Trade Dollar Mine, Owyhee District

    • Mining; Miners; Tunnels; Logs; Tailings embankments
    • Trade Dollar Mine, Dewey, Owyhee County, Idaho. 45 miners posing in front of Tunnel #3 entrance
    • 60-120-7
    • Black Jack Mine, Silver City, Owyhee District

    • Mining; Wooden buildings; Miners; Tailings embankments
    • Black Jack Mine on Florida Monutain near Silver City in Owyhee County, Idaho. Miners are sitting in front of the bunkhouse.
    • 74-81-7
    • Tunnel, De Lamar Mine, Owyhee District

    • Mining; Tunnels; Rocks; Miners
    • Underground mine opening (could be a stope) at the De Lamar Mine, Owyhee County, Idaho. Note the lack of timber or other types of underground support and the miner standing on the right.
    • 76-25-64_k
    • Owyhee Mines

    • Mining; Miners; Mining equipment; Mining camps; Ore industry;
    • Mine and Mill Buildings at the Oro Fino Mine on War Eagle Mountain near Silver City in Owyhee County. Photo was taken 1866. The Oro Fino Mine was discovered in August 1863. The mine was worked for a number of years by J. Marion More and David...
    • 77-19-10a
    • Cumberland Mine & Mill, Owyhee, Mines

    • Mining; Mine buildings; Snow; Smoke; Wooden buildings
    • Photograph of the Cumberland Mine and mill located on the Orofino Vein System on War Eagle Mountain in Owyhee County near Silver City. Mines on War Eagle produced silver between 1863 and 1875.
    • 541-I
    • Black Jack Mine, Owyhee, Mines

    • Mining; Mine buildings
    • Mine and mill buildings and a number of waste dumps at the Black Jack Mine on Florida Mountain in Owyhee County near Silver City, Idaho circa 1900. Note the snowshed covering the tracks leading from the mine to the mill in the middle of the photo.
    • 60-120-11
    • John J. McBride, Inmate Record

    • Prisoners; Mining; Rapes
    • Miner John J. McBride was convicted of rape in Owyhee County. This inmate record contains correspondence, court documents, photographs, and a description of the convict.
    • AR42-20063160-516 John J. McBride
    • Miners, Silver City, Idaho

    • Miners; Mining camps
    • Trade Dollar Mine at Dewey in Owyhee County, Idaho. Crews from both the day and night shifts are outside the Blaine Tunnel. Photo taken May 1900. "Big Bill Haywood" in front row, fourth from right. Elisha Lewis of Silver City and Boise identifies...
    • 596
    • De Lamar Mine, Owyhee District

    • Mining; Wooden buildings
    • De Lamar Mine mill buildings at bottom of hillside adjacent to Jordan Creek. Ore is transported from the mine to the mill in the covered chute in the center of the picture.
    • 73-98-32
    • De Lamar Mine, Owyhee District 3

    • Mining; Miners; Mining equipment
    • De Lamar Mine interior with miner leaning against rock face. Double Jack and pick axe nearby.
    • 76-25-64_d
    • The Owyhee War - 1868

    • mining; war; history; Ephemera; governors; Judicial proceedings;
    • "This is thought to be the only complete and accurate account ever written on this particular war. It was written at the request of Governor Ballard by John R. McBride, then Chief Justice of Idaho Territorial Supreme Court. (from court records...
    • VFOwyheeWar
    • De Lamar Mine, Owyhee, Mines

    • Mining; Mine buildings
    • Mill Building at the De Lamar Mine on Jordan Creek near Silver City, Idaho circa 1900. Note the barren hills as much of the timber in the area was removed to fuel the mill and for use as support in the underground working.
    • 81-49-1
    • Freight & Freightage, De Lamar, Idaho

    • Shipping; Carts & wagons; Mules; Muleteers; Mining equipment; Mining camps; Wooden buildings; Horses; Horseback riding;
    • Mule-drawn wagon train in the lower part of the town of De Lamar, on Jordan Creek, Owyhee County, Idaho. On ground, Eddie Morgan, nampa. on horseback, Bob Grant, father of donor. Copied from photo loaned by Earl Grant, Boise.
    • 64-145-3
    • Geology of Silver City and vicinity, Idaho

    • Geology; Mining; Silver mining
    • Relief shown by contour lines. Shows geologic minerals for the area surrounding De Lamar, Dewey, and Silver City. Includes Florida Mountain, Black Jack and War Eagle Mountain. Includes minerals granite, basalt, gold, silver, etc. Includes legend....
    • G4272C5S441898Un6


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