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Box Photo 0011.01


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SC0011.10 West 5 Mine. (Deep quarry, foreground is inked Level 0 and railroad track, another railroad track inked in is Level 1; lower middle of photo Level 2, halfway up hillside is inked Level 3; diagonal cut is inked “Power Plane 1” connecting Level 4 and a building marked Carpenter, to next level is a diagonal trestle marked “Gravity Incline 22” up to Level 6, Barracon building, Fonza building at top of wooded hill is inked Level 8).

 Item — Box: Photo 0011.01, Item: 010
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection covers at least a two year period beginning with the title date of the album January 1, 1913 to August 1914 as noted on notations on some of the photographs. The collection is composed of 130 black and white or sepia photographs. Shown in the photos are many aspects of an iron ore mining operation and the landscape of the mining district in the Sierra Maestre Mountains in eastern Cuba. There is one personal postcard mailed from Panama addressed to Mrs. A. W. Gaumer, Firmeza,...
Dates: 1912-1914