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    • Tunnel, De Lamar Mine, Owyhee District

    • Mining; Tunnels; Rocks; Miners
    • Underground mine opening (could be a stope) at the De Lamar Mine, Owyhee County, Idaho. Note the lack of timber or other types of underground support and the miner standing on the right.
    • Thunder Mountain Mine 2

    • Mining; Tunnels; Miners; Wooden buildings
    • Tracks leading from a underground mine covered by a snow shed at a mine in the Thunder Mountain Mining District of central Idaho. Photo shows miners, wooden buildings, cut trees.
    • Mining Engineering-Safety Measures 1

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Mine rescue work; Safety equipment; Safety; Mine buildings;
    • Rescue team with specialized equipment used in underground mine rescue work.
    • 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...
    • The Owyhee War - 1868

    • mining; war; history; Ephemera; governors; Judicial proceedings;
    • "This is thought to be the only complete and accurate account ever written on this particular war. It was written at the request of Governor Ballard by John R. McBride, then Chief Justice of Idaho Territorial Supreme Court. (from court records...
    • 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.
    • Marshall Lake, Mines

    • Mining; Miners; Ore industry;
    • Mine, mill buildings, and camp of the Sherman-Howe Mining Company mine in the Marshall Lake Mining District. Note most of the timber on the hillsides has been removed to get lumber to construct the buildings and for use as support timbers in the...
    • Idaho Society of Professional Engineers records

    • Irrigation-Idaho-History-Sources. --Civil engineering-Idaho-History-Sources. --Civil engineering-Societies, etc.-Idaho. --Public works-Idaho-Boise.
    • Constitution, by-laws, newsletters, and materials from annual conventions and banquets. Also includes reports on irrigation (1919); underground utilities in Boise (1938), and speeches and correspondence.
    • MS87
    • Mining Machinery 1

    • Mining; Mine railroad cars; Adits; Mules; Minerals; Miners; Headframes (Mining); Snow; Trees; Saddlery; Pipes (Conduits); Railroad tracks;
    • Mule drawn ore car exiting the portal of an underground mine tunnel. Waste will be dumped off the edge of the waste dump at the end of the tracks.
    • Mining Machinery, Drillers

    • Mining; Drills (Equipment); Miners; Mining equipment; Tunnels; Logs; Dirt; Headframes (Mining); Lamps;
    • Two miners working underground. Light is provided by carbide lamps attached to the miners hats. Miner in foreground is operating a column mounted drill.
    • Hoisting Machinery

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Hoisting machinery; Tunnels; Pipes (Conduits);
    • Drumbs and wire rope on a double drumb hoist in an underground mine hoist room. Hoists were used in shafts to raise and lower, men, materials and ore. Hoists operate like elevators.
    • Mining Machinery, Hoist

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Hoisting machinery; Miners;
    • Tyler single drum hoist being operated by a hoistman in an underground hoist room. Circa 1902
    • Mining Machinery 3

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Tunnels; Mine railroad cars; Railroad rails; Railroad locomotives;
    • "Mancha" battery powered motor pulling ore cars underground at the Bunker Hill Mine.
    • Mining Machinery 5

    • Mining; Mining equipment; Miners; Mine railroad cars; Railroad rails; Utility poles; Headframes (Mining); Railroad locomotives; Forests;
    • Miners are being transported underground in flat cars pulled by an electric powered motor. Mine is located near Mullan, Idaho in the Coeur d'Alene Mining District.


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