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Description: Map of lead mines operating in Wisconsin.
Description: Map of the Wisconsin-Illinois lead region.
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: Engraved exterior view of a lead mining furnace. A man sits in a horse-drawn wagon at the left of the building.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.
From Sacred Calumets to Ashtrays
Description: The 120 foot shot shaft below the shot tower at Tower Hill State Park.
Date: date unknown
Description: Miners probably grading galena (lead) ore by putting pieces in drums with holes and letting smaller ones fall through.
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...
Description: Interior of a lead mine showing two miners kneeling with candles in hand.
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...
Description: Exterior of mining factory.
Description: Cincinnati, Ohio, Ebr. Martin, engraver.
Description: Sketch of the Shot Tower.
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...
Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Spoils of an abandoned lead mineshaft.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
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