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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: Interior of a lead mine showing two miners kneeling with candles in hand.
Description: Exterior of mining factory.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Blockhouse lead mine with cows grazing.
Date: date unknown
Description: Pit at Hazel Green lead mine.
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: 1930 ca.
Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.
Description: Engraved view of miners and hillside mines in the Lead Region.
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.
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: Uppena home, built by Bernard Henry Uppena in 1850.
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: 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 lead mines operating in Wisconsin.
Date: 1850 ca.
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: 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...
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