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Date: date unknown
Description: Miners probably grading galena (lead) ore by putting pieces in drums with holes and letting smaller ones fall through.
Description: Exterior view of James Mine with a field and fence in the foreground. Tram tracks lead from the tall building to large piles of rocks. There are steep stai...
Date: 1805 ca.
Description: Map of the United States. It shows the states, cities, towns, Native American land, mountains, lakes, and rivers. Tennessee, Kentucky, and Ohio are labeled...
Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.
A Short History of Wisconsin
Date: 1800 ca.
Description: Map of the United States. It shows the states, including Tennessee, cities, towns, Native American land, mountains, lakes, and rivers. Lead mines appear ju...
Description: Cross section drawing of a Wisconsin lead mine.
The Birth of the Badgers
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Students from Platteville, Wisconsin tour a mine to see how lead is extracted.
Description: Postcard of a photograph of a family. Writing reads: "W.H. Clelland and Family. One of the Cherry Mine survivers [sic]. It is this man who was said...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from road of lead and zinc mines and surrounding buildings.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior of a lead mine showing two miners kneeling with candles in hand.
Description: Engraved view of two men in a train locomotive observing the weighing of pig lead. Several bars of lead are stacked near the scale.
Description: View of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.
Description: A ink on tracing paper, hand-drawn map that shows lead mines, the boundary of the lead bearing strata, and the military road in Lafayette, Grant, Iowa, and...
Description: Exterior of mining factory.
Description: Early Wisconsin lead miners using a Pioneer Windlass.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: View down road leading up to the Cokerville Mine. Two horses pulling a wagon are near the road, and automobiles are parked on the right near a building wit...
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