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Colorado. Placer Mining.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • Colorado. Placer Mining., circa 1900
  • Where object was made: Colorado, United States
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0243

Color photo. In a rock quarry of a mine. A long water pipe enters frame from the left to curve around back into the middle ground spewing water on the quarry wall beyond. In the background is a forest of pine trees.