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Description: The 120 foot shot shaft below the shot tower at Tower Hill State Park.
Description: Gophering, or prospecting for lead using a Windlass at Maplewood Farm.
Date: date unknown
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...
Description: Map of lead mines operating in Wisconsin.
Description: Engraved exterior view of a lead mining furnace. A man sits in a horse-drawn wagon at the left of the building.
Description: Exterior of mining factory.
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...
Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.
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...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
Description: Exterior view of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.
Description: International PA-100 power unit operating a Pomona water pump in a lead and zinc mine. A box labeled "dynamite" is in the foreground.
Description: Lead and zinc mine
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Students from Platteville, Wisconsin tour a mine to see how lead is extracted.
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: 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.
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...
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