Mining -- New Mexico
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Collection consists of photographs of landscapes in New Mexico and of L. B. Hastings.
Scope and Content The collection consists of original photographs of Sierra County, New Mexico, particularly, the towns of Lake Valley and Chloride ca. 1880 - 1915. Photographs document general mining operations: building, equipment, miners and surrounding area views. Also represented are town events, landscapes, and an extensive portrait collection. The collection primarily contains the photographs of Henry A. Schmidt, who lived and worked in the area. Other photographers in the collection include, T.J. Curran...
Dates: 1881 - 1937