Two men hand sorting ore at the Blue Jacket Mine in the Seven Devils Mining District in Adams County. around 1900. Miners sorted ore prior to sending it to a mill for processing. This ensured only the higher grade material was milled.
Legal documents, bills of sale, claims, and notices concerning mining operations at Churchill's Bar, Gold Hill, Dry Gulch, Elk Creek and Grey Back Gulch in the Boise Basin mining district, Idaho Territory.
Bradley Mining Company's open pit mine at Stibnite in Valley County, Idaho April 24, 1949. Photo shows a drill, a shovel and trucks on the benches in the mine near the center of the photo. Note power poles in right foreground.
Conveyors and mill buildings in the "Glory Hole" at Bradley Mining Company's Stibnite mine in Valley County, Idaho. Photo was taken April 24, 1949. The mine and town of Stibnite are named after the antimony sulfide ore "Stibnite".
Rear view of mill at Bradley Mining Company's Stibnite Mine in Valley County, Idaho circa 1940. This view shows the mill in its mountain setting. Many wooden buildings and sheds are visable on the mountainside and around the mill yard.
Ten miles east of Grangeville lies the principal Clearwater river crossing for roads leading to the mining districts of Newsome, Elk City, Oro Grange, Moose Creek, Deadwood, Red River and Buffalo Hump.Two women riding side saddle are in the...