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Description: Miners and a mule work outside an iron mine near Mayville.
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 to have...
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: Engraved view of miners and hillside mines in the Lead Region.
Description: Postcard of outdoor photograph of funeral and tent/morgue from the Cherry Mine disaster. Writing reads: "#37 Cherry Mine Horror Showing Morgue Dunham Photo...
From Sacred Calumets to Ashtrays
Date: date unknown
Description: Lead and zinc mine
Description: This is a reproduction of a map originally published in 1829 by R.W. Chandler, a pioneer settler of Galena. It is based on an earlier map by surveyor Luciu...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Spoils of an abandoned lead mineshaft.
Description: Early Wisconsin lead miners using a Pioneer Windlass.
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: 1948 ca.
Description: Large brick kiln-like structure in field.
Built in 1876, the blast furnace was used to salvage additional lead from the slag of 18 area furnaces operating...
Description: Sketch of the Shot Tower.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.
Description: Miners probably grading galena (lead) ore by putting pieces in drums with holes and letting smaller ones fall through.
Description: Interior of a lead mine showing two miners kneeling with candles in hand.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Blockhouse lead mine with cows grazing.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
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