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Title
Slate Creek Gold Gravel Mining Company mining operations
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1896]
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2008-0906
PHOTO: MINES & MINING: GOLD: SIERRA COUNTY: SLATE CREEK
View of miners on Slate Creek, at the lower end of the disputed claim of the Alturas Mine. Shows flumes, rock wall, and miners. Handwritten note on verso of the photo describing the location.
Transferred from CSL's C.W. Hendel Manuscript Collection.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 6 x 8 1/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001389147CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-2459
Subject
Gold mining--California--Slate Creek
Flumes
Slate Creek (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Slate Creek
Slate Creek (Calif.)

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