Skip to main content

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: underground
(18 results)



Display: 20

    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Pearl, Mines

    • Miners; Mine buildings
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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 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...
    • 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.

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK