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Title
Slate Creek Gravel Gold Mining Company's wash flume along Slate Creek
Creator
Schubert, Gustave H
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1896]
Publication Information
Nelson Point : Gustave H. Schubert
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2008-0904
PHOTO: MINES & MINING: GOLD: SIERRA COUNTY: SLATE CREEK
View of the Slate Creek Gravel Gold Mininy Company's wash flume along Slate Creek and the site of the St. Louis and La Porte bridge, washed away during a large flood. Shows hydraulic pipe, water emptying from the flume (left), and men working. Shows the area of the Alturas Mine. Handwritten text on the verso of the photo describes the area; view no. 5, Schubert photo no. 402.
Negative, no. 8,417 (4 x 5 in.)
Transferred from CSL's C.W. Hendel Manuscript Collection.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 7 3/4 X 5 3/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001389145CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-2457
Subject
Gold mining--California--Slate Creek
Flumes
Slate Creek (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Slate Creek
Slate Creek (Calif.)

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