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Title
Sulphur Creek Valley
Contributor
Sacramento Valley Museum
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1900
Publication Information
Meriam Library Special Collections Department, California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photo identification provided by Chris T. Higgins, California Division of Mines and Geology. Photograph shows view eastward across Sulphur Creek Valley, Colusa County. The village of Sulphur Creek is on the right, the surface facilities of the Manzanita Mine (gold and mercury) on the left. In the center, the two light colored dumps on the hillside are probably part of the Empire Mine (mercury) [Wide Awake Mine?]. The creek in the foreground is Sulphur Creek. Today, the creek flows diagonally across the flat area on the left half of the photograph.
Type
Image
Format
177x232mm.
Identifier
sc21057
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/2949
Subject
Manzanita Mine
Wide Awake Mine
Mines and mineral resources--California--Colusa County
Place
Sulphur Creek (Calif.)
Sulphur Creek Valley (Calif.)
Colusa County (Calif.)
Source
sc21057.tif
Relation
under review
Northeastern California Historic Photograph Collection

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