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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: Map of lead mines operating in Wisconsin.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Blockhouse lead mine with cows grazing.
Description: Map of the Wisconsin-Illinois lead region.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Blast furnace, also known as a Scotch hearth used in lead mining.
Description: Cincinnati, Ohio, Ebr. Martin, engraver.
From Sacred Calumets to Ashtrays
Description: Gophering, or prospecting for lead using a Windlass at Maplewood Farm.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.
Description: Miners and a mule work outside an iron mine near Mayville.
Description: Engraved view of miners and hillside mines in the Lead Region.
Description: Lithograph of a map drawn to indicate a mine on land owned by Mineral Point Mining Co. in the lead region of southwestern Wisconsin.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
Description: Cross section drawing of a Wisconsin lead mine.
Date: date unknown
Description: Uppena home, built by Bernard Henry Uppena in 1850.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from road of lead and zinc mines and surrounding buildings.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Galena (lead sulfide) was melted at this open hearth furnace owned by Richard Straw and Company on the Roundtree Branch of the Little Platte River. The men...
Description: Photoprint of Crawford County lead district map.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Spoils of an abandoned lead mineshaft.
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