Phots shows the lower level of the Yellowjacket mill. Ore was dumped beside the mill, then washed into a trough that fed into the trommel screen. The trommel discharged onto the wilfly table which caught the free gold.
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.
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.
Lewis, Isaac Ives, 1825-1903. --Ketchum and Salmon River Stage Line (Ketchum, Idaho) --Greyhound Mine and Mill Company (Boise, Idaho) --Banks and banking-Idaho-Ketchum-History-Sources. --Coaching-West (U.S.) --Ketchum...
Financial records. Also includes brief material on the Ketchum and Salmon River Stage Lines and the Greyhound Mine and Mill Company, Boise, Idaho.