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    • Monday Camp, Stibnite, Mines

    • Brides; Automobiles; Wooden buildings; Mining;
    • Photo of the Monday Camp at Bradley Mining Company's Meadow Creek gold mine in the Yellow Pine Mining District in Valley County, Idaho circa 1931. The Meadow Creek Mine was one of the state's largest producers of lode gold in the 1930's.
    • Dredges, Mining Machinery, Boise Basin

    • Dredges; Dredging; Mining; Gold dredging; Gold mining; Wooden buildings; Mud ; Mining equipment;
    • Close connected bucketline dredge owned and operated by the Bed Rock Dredging Company near Placerville, Idaho in 1898-1899. The dredge was named the H W Lippencott after the company president Howard Lippencott. The Bed Rock Dredging Company was a...
    • Hydraulic Mining - Boise Basin 1

    • Hydraulic mining; Miners; mining equipment;
    • 8 miners standing in Larry Brogan's claim, Granite Creek as hydraulic equipment washes hillside. Image is out of focus and there are spots and squiggles on the image. One miner is directing the waterflow and the other seven men are looking on...
    • Ruby Creek Mine, Palouse, Mines

    • Mine buildings; Mills; Mine railroad cars; Miners; Mining equipment; Ore industry; Vehicles;
    • Ruby Creek Mine near Bovill in Latah County circa 1933. Photo shows mine buildings in fore ground three early 20th Century automobiles are parked in the yard. Two miners are pushing an ore car along the track in the midground of the photo. The...
    • Check Mate Mine, Pearl, Idaho

    • miners; mine buildings
    • Miners outside the mill buildings at the Check Mate Mine near Pearl, Idaho circa 1903. Left to right: 1-5 unknown; 6 Rush Van Horton; 7 Fred Turner; 8-11 unknown; 12 Charlie Charlton; 13 Jim Roarabou
    • Chinese placer miners at work

    • Mining equipment; Miners; Gold miners; Clothing & dress;
    • Unidentified miners working at the Royal Placer at Rocky Bar, Elmore County, Idaho. The picture shows gold panning in progress. Note the variety of hats and clothing worn by the men. Circa 1900.
    • Meadow Creek stibnite mine

    • Mining; Explosives
    • Blasting on one of the benches in the open pit mine at Stibnite, circa 1940. The mine, operated by the Bradley Mining Company produced gold, tungsten and antimony between 1927 and the mid 1950's.
    • Bradley Mine, Stibnite, Mines 1

    • Mining; Mills; Ore industry; Mining equipment; Mine buildings;
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Streets, Quartzburg, Idaho

    • Mining; Mining camps; City & town life;
    • Quartzburg street circa 1899. 1. Bill Coughanour dwelling (nephew of Dave); 2. Daly Hotel; 3. Daly Saloon; 4. Wm. Splaine store; 5. "House of Blazes"; 6. Berry dwelling; 7. Wm. Shelly dwelling; 8. "Dick the Fiddler's" dwelling (he played for...
    • Mining Machinery 4

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Hoisting machinery; Switchboards; Electrical apparatus; Signs (Notices);
    • Switch gear of the first electric hoist used at the Bunker Hill Mine operated by the Bunker Hill and Sullivan Mining and Concentrating Company near Kellogg, Idaho. The hoist serviced the No. 1 shaft. Photo circa 1917.
    • Ball Mill, Bradley Mine, Stibinite, Mines

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Mine buildings; Mills; Ore industry; Wooden buildings;
    • Ball mill at the Bradley Mine mill at Stibnite in Valley County, Idaho circa 1940. This photo gives a close up view of the ball mills which are used to crush ore. The opening and trough where crushed ore exits the mill is clearly shown in the...
    • Mining Machinery 2

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Miners; Drilling & boring machinery; Tunnels; Headframes (Mining);
    • Two miners drilling underground with a column mounted drill. Miners are wearing soft hats, not hard hats. Candles are used for illumination. Extra drill steel is visible on left side of photo. Photo probably taken at the Bunker Hill Mine circa...

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