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Description: Sketch of the Shot Tower lead mine
Date: date unknown
Description: Lead and zinc mine
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: Exterior of a badger-type early Wisconsin lead mine.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Blast furnace, also known as a Scotch hearth used in lead mining.
Description: Uppena home, built by Bernard Henry Uppena in 1850.
A Short History of Wisconsin
Description: Early Wisconsin lead miners using a Pioneer Windlass.
Description: Lead mining by digging at the ground surface.
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: Cross section drawing of a Wisconsin lead mine.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View inside a lead mine showing six miners with a car on a track.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from road of lead and zinc mines and surrounding buildings.
Description: Engraved exterior view of a smelting furnace with a small group of men with horses gathered in front.
Description: Engraved view of two men in a train locomotive observing the weighing of pig lead. Several bars of lead are stacked near the scale.
Description: Miners and a mule work outside an iron mine near Mayville.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Interior of a lead mine showing two miners kneeling with candles in hand.
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...
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