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    • Rescue Mine, Warren, Mines

    • Adits; Mine railroad cars; Mine railroads; Miners; Mining equipment; Mining; Mining equipment; Ore industry; Clothing & dress; Barrels;
    • Portal of tunnel at the Rescue Mine near Warren in Idaho County, Idaho.This photo shows twelve miners and one dog posed at the mine entrance. Notice the variety of work clothing and hats. Mine timbers for shoring up the underground workings lie in...
    • Old mining city buildings

    • buildings; Wooden buildings; mining;
    • An unidentified city with Chinese miners sitting on a stoop outside of a wooden building. Several store fronts, and several old miners in the background. The sun is shining brightly.
    • Buildings, Log

    • Cabins; Log cabins; Miners; Mining; Mining camps;
    • Coeur d' Alene Mountains, prospectors cabin on Pine Creek near Smelterville, in Shoshone, County, Idaho. The cabin is covered in snow and icicles. Firewood and tools are stacked on the porch.
    • Dwellings, Thunder Mountain

    • Cabins; Miners; Wooden buildings; Women; Dogs; Clothing & dress;
    • Six men and one woman are posed in front of a log cabin. A variety of men's clothing is represented. Earl Willson identifies the black woman as "Mandy" and the black man as "Brown Gravy Sam." Possibly Roosevelt.
    • Celebrations, De Lamar, Idaho

    • Celebrations; Mining; Mining camps; Miners; Westward movement; Women; Wooden buildings; City & town life; Streets;
    • 100-yard foot race on main street in De Lamar, Idaho. Bunkhouse on right. Townspeople line the both sides of the street. Wooden buildings and sidewalks are clearly shown. The track is marked by white lines in the left forground.
    • Chinese

    • Chinese; rivers; mining; miners; mining equipment; gold;
    • A Chinese miner is using a rocker to recover gold on Horseshoe Bend near Freedom (Slate Creek), Idaho County.
    • Mining Equipment, Dredges

    • Dredges; Mining; Mining equipment; Miners; Children; Clothing & dress; Boys; Men;
    • Bucketline, bucket ladder and front gantry of close connected bucketline dredge operated near Idaho City, Idaho. Note the size of the dredge buckets is comparison to the man in the foreground. The 15 cubic foot dredge was owned and operated...
    • Robert Bush Smith diary, 1908

    • Expeditions & surveys; Mining; Miners; Prospecting; Fishing
    • One photocopy of Smith's 1908 original diary with a typed transcript. The diary was written on a prospecting trip in Northern Idaho and Montana from July to November 1908. Robert Bush Smith was born on a farm in Big Flats, New York in 1882. As a...
    • Mose Splawn

    • gold; mining, mines; biography; miners; portraits;
    • Last surviving member of the Grimes party which discovered gold in Boise Basin in 1862. This picture was taken in November 1921 at the age of approximately 90 years. Mr. Splawn was within six feet of George Grimes when the latter was mortally...

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