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    • Chinese miners in Idaho

    • mining; Mining equipment; Gold miners; Gold mining; Gold; Gold mining equipment; streams;
    • Gold mining with rocker on Horseshoe Bend near Freedom (Slate Creek), Idaho County
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    • Civil War Field Promotion

    • military personnel; wars;
    • This is the field promotion for Patrick Collins signed by Abraham Lincoln on February 21, 1862. Patrick Collins was born March 17, 1833 in Ireland and immigrated to the United States as a young man. He enlisted in the army in 1855. He served in the...
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    • 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.
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    • Ferries-Ballard

    • ferries; rivers; river banks;
    • Seven Devils Area. Frank Ballard's Ferry, 2 miles below Homestead at foot of Kleinschmidt grade.
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    • Ferries-Campbell's

    • ferries; rivers; river banks;
    • Located on Salmon River 12 miles from Dixie, Idaho. Operated by row boats on either side. It was first operated by a man name Robinson, later by Warren Cook. Ferry could only carry 3 or 4 horses per trip.
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    • Ferries-Gardena

    • ferries; rivers; river banks; men; women;
    • Sherard Ranch in background. Payette River.
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    • Ferries-Givens

    • ferries; rivers; river banks;
    • On Snake River, not far from Givens Hot Springs.
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    • Ferries-Rosevear Ferry

    • ferries; wagons; rivers;
    • Snake River. Built by Ernest Eichholz for J. Rosevear, Spring of 1890. Where Glens Ferry Railroad pump is ""now"" located.
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    • Hudson's Bay Company

    • buildings; fur; explorers;
    • London, England. Beaver House, Great Trinity Lane. Headquarters of Hudson's Bay Co.
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    • Mining Machinery, Drillers

    • Mining; Drills (Equipment); Miners; Mining equipment; Tunnels; Logs; Dirt; Headframes (Mining); Lamps;
    • Two miners working underground. Light is provided by carbide lamps attached to the miners hats. Miner in foreground is operating a column mounted drill.
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    • Mules

    • mules; children; mines; mining;
    • The burro that discovered Bunker Hill Mine
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    • Nez Perce Reservation

    • maps; Native American; resettlement; Nez Percé;
    • Map showing the boundries of the 1855 and 1863 reservations.
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    • Oregon Trail

    • west; Western; trails; wagons; markers; rock carvings; rock art; rock;
    • Photograph of writing on a rock found on west side of Raft River, a mile south of the junction of the Old Oregon Trail and the California Cut-Off known as the Yale Diversion. Writing was done with axle grease and shows names with date.
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