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Title
Hydraulic Mining
Contributor
Lingenfelter, Keith
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1890
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Hydraulic mining in Siskiyou County Calif. in the 1890's. This type of mining filled the rivers with sedement and in many instances changed it's course.
Type
Image
Format
150x240mm
tif
Silver gelatin DOP – copy print
Identifier
sc2645
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/15422
Subject
Hydraulic mining
Miners
Mines and mineral resources
Place
Siskiyou County (Calif.)
Source
sc2645.tif
Relation
Hard Drive
photographs
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection

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