Miners; Mining equipment; Headframes (Mining); Children; Women
Eleven miners, a boy and a woman (in light dress with umbrella) gathered around a wooden headframe at the A D & M Mine near Gibbonsville in Lemhi County, Idaho. Head frame for the new shaft. People unidentified
Headframe of the Queen of the Hill Mine near Bellevue, Blaine County, Idaho. The Silver Star Queen Mine is in the background. Mine buildings at the Silver Queen are erected on the waste dump above the forested valley floor.
Miners standing near the headframe at a mine near Pearl, Gem County, ID, ca. 1899. Note the miners candlesticks and candles in some of the miners hands. Candles were used for lighting underground before the invention of the carbide light.