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Golden Gate Head Dam
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1880
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
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View of the Golden Gate Head Dam and flume built to divert the Feather River in Butte County. Donor/Source: F 868 F 3 G 8 -Guthrie, Mining the Golden Gate and the Golden Feather. Photograph is oversized.
The Golden Gate Head Dam with main flume to the left. This system was built on the Feather River, Butte Co. to expose the river bed for gold mining by deverting the water down a flume. Late 1880's.
400 x 570 mm
Film negative
Golden Gate River Mine (Butte County, Calif.)
Mines and mineral resources
Butte County (Calif.)
Feather River (Calif.)
Golden Feather River Mine (Calif.)
Golden Gate River Mine (Butte County, Calif.)
Hard Drive
original not owned
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection

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