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    • 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.
    • Buildings, Silver City, Idaho

    • Mining; Mining camps; Storehouses; Stone buildings;
    • "First Powder House" First on right hand side as you leave Silver City, July 19, 1975.
    • Buildings, Silver City, Idaho 1

    • Mining; Mining camps; Storehouses; Stone buildings;
    • "Second Powder House" This building was recently purchased and renovated for summertime residency.
    • Camp Three Forks

    • camps; cannons; military; men; portraits
    • Formerly Camp Winthrop. Name changed to Camp Three Forks in 1867. MIdahoway between Silver City and Cliffs, Idaho. South side of South Mountain. Coppinger on Cannon. Taken 1866-1868 by a Silver City photographer. From Mrs. A. C. Lee, Boise.
    • Cowboys - Johny Percell and Others

    • cowboys; camping
    • "Pioneers of Castle Creek" at Silver City. Left to right: Johny Percell, Fred Graves, Eugene Howe, Rose Slack, Thad Porter, Rufus Fletcher, William Hearst, Thomas Beggs, Bill Davis, Frank McMahon.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Dwellings (Bowen), Silver City, Idaho

    • Interiors; Women; Clothing & dress; Furniture; Lamps; Crystal glass; Mirrors; Art objects; Wallpapers; Clothes chests; Pitchers; Perfumes;
    • Woman identified as Mrs. E.A. (Rose) Bowen arranging her hair in her bedroom. Her back is to the photographer, but her reflection in the mirror also provides a frontal view. The furniture is draped with linens and lined with photographs, crystal...
    • Freighting Silver City

    • freighting; townscapes; streetscapes; horses; buildings; people; streets; wagons
    • Silver cityFreight & Freightage. Freighting on Main Street
    • 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....
    • Ice Industry, Silver City, Idaho

    • Ice; Ice industry; Horses; Sleds & sleighs; Mining camps;
    • Men using saws to cut blocks of ice from a frozen pond to supply Silver City. Horses and sleds are being used to transport the ice.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Pioneers, Silver City, Idaho

    • Mining; Women; Clothing & dress; Jewelry; Hairstyles; Plant containers; Wooden buildings; Eyeglasses;
    • Twelve women posed on a porch. They appear to be part of an organization or club as several are wearing similar jackets-perhaps to indicate rank within the organization-and ornamental pins. Three of the women are identified as Julie Allen, Maud...
    • Pioneers, Silver City, Idaho 1

    • Pioneers; Women; Women's education; Mining camps; Mining; Miners; Chairs; Clothing & dress;
    • Upper row: 1. Helen Murphy Blackinger (left), 2. Fred Irwin, Mgr. Idaho-Pittsburg later Trade Dollar Mine, 3. Permeal French, later Dean of Women, University of Idaho. Lower row: 1. R. H. Britt, Mgr. Poorman Mine.
    • Pioneers, Silver City, Idaho 2

    • Pioneers; Children; Children's clothing & dress; Mining camps;
    • "The Children"- four young children, July 1895. The children and a dog are sitting on a rock pile.


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