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Life in the Diggings by Henry Legler

Life in the Diggings by Henry Legler


A late 19th-century journalist gives an overview of the lead mining era that had peaked decades before.

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Related Topics: Mining, Logging, and Agriculture
Lead Mining in Southwestern Wisconsin
Creator: Legler, Henry Eduard, 1861-1917.
Pub Data: Milwaukee: Sentinel Co., 1898
Citation: Legler, Henry. Leading events of Wisconsin history: the story of the state (excerpt). (Milwaukee: Sentinel Co., 1898); Online facsimile at:  http://www.library.wisc.edu/etext/WIReader/WER0058.html#Text; Visited on: 4/18/2014
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