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I buy, sell, and deal in mining related items from the California Gold Rush Era and those mining antiques that are related to the gold and silver mining that went on in this area from the period spanning roughly from the late 1840s to the first quarter of the 20th century. We are also interested in mining related artifacts and lighting devices from other parts of the country.

  • Mining amp Old West Antiques

    Mining amp Old West Antiques

    I buy, sell, and deal in mining related items from the California Gold Rush Era and those mining antiques that are related to the gold and silver mining that went on in this area from the period spanning roughly from the late 1840s to the first quarter of the 20th century. We are also interested in mining related artifacts and lighting devices from other parts of the country.

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  • Old mining tools Etsy

    Old mining tools Etsy

    Mining Tools Set of 6 Prints, Mining Poster, Mining Printable, Gift for Miner, Mining Group of 6 Patents - INSTANT DOWNLOAD - AlbPrints 5 out of 5 stars (217) $ 14.95. Add to Favorites More colors Dixie Dirt by Dixie Belle Paint Company, Antiqued Paint, Furniture Paint, Paint Additive, Glazing ...

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  • TennesseeMines Mining Artifacts

    TennesseeMines Mining Artifacts

    Historically, Tennessees most important mining products have been iron, bituminous coal, copper, lead, zinc, and phosphate. Iron ore was the most significant during early settlement years. Interest in the iron ore of the Western Highland Rim dates back to the 1790s and even earlier in the eastern mountains.

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  • The Forest Service battles placer mining Know the West

    The Forest Service battles placer mining Know the West

    The Forest Services ability to deny mining proposals is severely limited by the 1872 General Mining Law, a frontier remnant that prioritizes mining above all other land uses.

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  • How Miners Lived Dressed and Died in the 1800s

    How Miners Lived Dressed and Died in the 1800s

    Feb 13, 2020 How Miners Lived, Dressed, and Died in the 1800s. While most people know that blue jeans have their origin in the great, late-1800s mining booms in places like California, Nevada, and Colorado, not many have a nuanced grasp of this periods long-term effects on what has become a ubiquitous classic. The birth of modern workwear is as much ...

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  • Coal is over the miners rooting for the Green New Deal

    Coal is over the miners rooting for the Green New Deal

    Aug 12, 2019 S et in a wooded valley between the Tug Fork river and the Mate creek, Matewan, West Virginia, was the site of the 1920 Matewan massacre, a shootout between pro

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  • Miners Lamp History from Flame to the Davy Lamp to

    Miners Lamp History from Flame to the Davy Lamp to

    Nov 22, 2016 Mining, coal mining in particular, started thousands of years ago. The easy method used was to find the outcrop (where the coal surfaced) and follow it, removing the coal as you mined. This developed into bell pits so named because of their shape. Miners would mine straight down until they reached the coal seam.

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  • Australian Mining History Australasian Mining History

    Australian Mining History Australasian Mining History

    Australian Mining History. The Beginnings In Australia, minerals have been part of the continents culture and development since the first human habitation. Minerals were used as pigment in ancient rock art and body painting, an integral part of the Aboriginal culture and heritage.

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  • Western frontier life NCSU

    Western frontier life NCSU

    Many artists of the 1800s and early 1900s used Western subjects in their work. Alfred Jacob Miller painted pictures of many of the Wests natural wonders, including Independence Rock in Wyoming and the Grand Tetons of the Rocky Mountains. Painter Albert Bierstadts work also celebrated the

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  • Breathing Easy Respiratory Protection in Coal Mines EHS

    Breathing Easy Respiratory Protection in Coal Mines EHS

    Mar 12, 2006 In the first 2 months of 2006, 16 miners lost their lives working in West Virginia coal mines. Since then, unions and organizations advocating for workers rights have stomped their feet on Capitol Hill, calling for an urgent review of how safety regulations are enforced and whether the personal protective equipment used by miners, including respiratory protection, is adequate.

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  • Titan Equipment Sales Inc Used Mining Equipment

    Titan Equipment Sales Inc Used Mining Equipment

    Used Underground amp Surface Mining Equipment. TITAN specializes in the buying and selling of used underground coal mining equipment. We are located in the heart of the central Appalachian coalfields, Beckley West Virginia. If we dont have what youre looking for in

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  • Mining Tools High Resolution Stock Photography and

    Mining Tools High Resolution Stock Photography and

    Sixty years in Texas. was the nearest and best point for us to buy oursupplies and mining tools. I bade farewell to myfather and mother, brothers and sisters, and friends,and all that were near and dear to me by the ties ofnature, and made the start for Pikes Peak and thefar West, and as we crossed the border into the In-dian country and left old Texas behind, our heartswere light, and our ...

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  • Old mining tools Etsy

    Old mining tools Etsy

    Mining Tools Set of 6 Prints, Mining Poster, Mining Printable, Gift for Miner, Mining Group of 6 Patents - INSTANT DOWNLOAD - AlbPrints 5 out of 5 stars (217) $ 14.95. Add to Favorites More colors Dixie Dirt by Dixie Belle Paint Company, Antiqued Paint, Furniture Paint, Paint Additive, Glazing ...

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  • Coal Mining In The 1920s The Mountain Laurel

    Coal Mining In The 1920s The Mountain Laurel

    Mining In The 1920s. Lots of people used to go to West Virginia to work in the mines. Few people visit the mines and have no idea what they are like. Back in the 1940s, I gave a program at the Madison, North Carolina Rotary Club covering how coal was mined around 1920.

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  • Coal Mining Coalwood West Virginia

    Coal Mining Coalwood West Virginia

    Joy Mining Machinery Headquartered in Warrendale, Pennsylvania, Joy Mining Machinery employs 4,500 persons worldwide. Joy is one of the largest (if not the largest) manufacturer of underground coal mining equipment. We heard several women in the Coalwood area make statements like, My husband used to operate a Joy.

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  • Technology and the Making of the West

    Technology and the Making of the West

    Technology and the Making of the WestMoving west took daring and courage. People risked their lives to open the West to commerce and settlement, braving harsh climatic and geologic conditions to cross the country and secure the land. Technology helped ease some of the strain and, in some cases, ensured success. Canals, stagecoaches, and railroads made it possible for thousands of people to ...

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  • 187 Historical Mining Talk

    187 Historical Mining Talk

    To break ones pick was to become discouraged, and quite a few miners did. Ground hog was a small hand-truck used to push ore cars inside mines. They were also called Barney, Larry, Bullfrog and Mule. Lets have a quiz now. Some common examples of old mining slang

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  • Giant Shovel on I70Ohio Strip Mine Fight 1973 The

    Giant Shovel on I70Ohio Strip Mine Fight 1973 The

    May 31, 2017 The Silver Spade, a sister shovel to The GEM, and also used by Hanna, continued mining though January 2006, in part because The GEM was used for parts to keep The Spade running. More history and background on the big machines, and Ohios surface mining history, is available at the Harrison Coal amp Reclamation Historical Park in Cadiz, Ohio.

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  • Ten things you probably didnt know about Cornish mining

    Ten things you probably didnt know about Cornish mining

    In 2006, the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape achieved World Heritage Status. World Heritage Sites are recognised by UNESCO as places of significance that have outstanding value to the whole of humanity. This places Cornish mining on a par with the Egyptian pyramids, Stonehenge and the Acropolis in Athens.

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  • Western frontier life NCSU

    Western frontier life NCSU

    Many artists of the 1800s and early 1900s used Western subjects in their work. Alfred Jacob Miller painted pictures of many of the Wests natural wonders, including Independence Rock in Wyoming and the Grand Tetons of the Rocky Mountains. Painter Albert Bierstadts work also celebrated the

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  • Home Minegraveyard

    Home Minegraveyard

    Mining Equipement For Sale Pre Owned or Surplus Mining, Processing and Crushing Equipment For Sale. Minegraveyard promote and market your surplus equipment to get you a BETTER price. Featured Equipment TWIN 1500 KVA Transformers MAKE AN OFFER ON THE ROAD AGAIN Our Equipment Electrical Exploring amp Drilling Lab amp Technical Marine amp Port Mine/lease For Home Read More

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  • Australian Mining History Australasian Mining History

    Australian Mining History Australasian Mining History

    Australian Mining History. The Beginnings In Australia, minerals have been part of the continents culture and development since the first human habitation. Minerals were used as pigment in ancient rock art and body painting, an integral part of the Aboriginal culture and heritage.

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  • Machines Used in Coal Mining Career Trend

    Machines Used in Coal Mining Career Trend

    Nov 28, 2018 Coal mining has been performed since the arrival of the Industrial Revolution in the mid-18th century. Coal is used as a fuel primarily for steam-generated electrical power plants, as well as being a component of certain industrial applications, such as steel manufacturing.

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  • Coal Mining In The 1920s The Mountain Laurel

    Coal Mining In The 1920s The Mountain Laurel

    Mining In The 1920s. Lots of people used to go to West Virginia to work in the mines. Few people visit the mines and have no idea what they are like. Back in the 1940s, I gave a program at the Madison, North Carolina Rotary Club covering how coal was mined around 1920.

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  • Western Mining History

    Western Mining History

    Featured Mining Town Aurora, Nevada. Aurora, Nevada is one of the Wests most historically significant mining towns. Aurora is where a young Samuel Clemens tried his hand at mining. Clemens failed as a miner, but the letters he wrote in his dirt-floored cabin got him a job at a Virginia City newspaper, where he wrote under the name Mark Twain.

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  • SMALL SCALE GOLD MINING AND MARKETING IN

    SMALL SCALE GOLD MINING AND MARKETING IN

    The small scale artisan miners in many developing countries employ very basic tools and equipment to conduct mining operations. In PNG, small operations consist of less capital intensive manual excavations of alluvial gold deposits found in streams/rivers, puddles and ancient river terraces. Panning dish, pick and shovel are the main tools used.

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  • Mining Gold and Silver Atlantic History Oxford

    Mining Gold and Silver Atlantic History Oxford

    Aug 27, 2018 Introduction. The search for gold and silver spurred Atlantic exploration, and from the 15th to 19th centuries, mines in West Africa and what became Latin America supplied much of the worlds bullion supply. Early modern Atlantic-basin mining encompassed other, more prosaic minerals, including iron, copper, mercury, salt, and even petroleum ...

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  • AARD Mining Equipment

    AARD Mining Equipment

    AARD Mining Equipment (Pty) Ltd (AARD), a South African company, has been associated with mining capital equipment for over 30 years. AARD emerged from the Boart Longyear group responsible for designing and manufacturing its first hydraulic rock drill in the early 1980s. Under the management of an experienced team, AARD has built a ...

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  • Gold Mining Equipment 911 Metallurgist

    Gold Mining Equipment 911 Metallurgist

    911MPE has small gold mining equipment for sale and more specifically mineral processing equipment.Our equipment is best used in small scale extractive metallurgy operations operated by small miners or hobbyist prospectors and mining fanatics. 911MPE offers gold mining equipment as well as processing equipment applicable to most any base metals copper, lead, zinc, nickel, tin,

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  • Giant Shovel on I70Ohio Strip Mine Fight 1973 The

    Giant Shovel on I70Ohio Strip Mine Fight 1973 The

    May 31, 2017 The Silver Spade, a sister shovel to The GEM, and also used by Hanna, continued mining though January 2006, in part because The GEM was used for parts to keep The Spade running. More history and background on the big machines, and Ohios surface mining history, is available at the Harrison Coal amp Reclamation Historical Park in Cadiz, Ohio.

    read more
  • New amp Used Machinery Sales Commercial amp Industrial Equipment

    New amp Used Machinery Sales Commercial amp Industrial Equipment

    the team at bills Weve been in the game since 1953. Bills Machinery Marketing Services has 15 acres of Used Machinery in Landsdale, approximately 20km north of Perth. The huge premises houses one of Western Australians oldest and largest Used Machinery businesses, established over 60 years ago.

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  • What is Coltan 5 Facts You Should Know Mining Uses and

    What is Coltan 5 Facts You Should Know Mining Uses and

    Sep 24, 2020 When it comes to Rwandas mining sector, Rwanda does export a refined tantalun and coltan mined and refined by the only and modern metal-refinery plant on

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  • quarry National Geographic Society

    quarry National Geographic Society

    Today, people use mechanical tools to mine quarries, including drilling equipment, blasting equipment, and hauling equipment. Industrial drills with diamond tips are used to cut into hard rock. Some miners use explosives to blast away unwanted material to access the desired rock. Finally, materials are hauled away by enormous mining trucks ...

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  • The Top Ten Historic Mining Towns You Should Visit

    The Top Ten Historic Mining Towns You Should Visit

    A mining camp named Jerome was established on the side of Cleopatra Hill in 1883. The town housed the workers in the nearby United Verde Mine, which was to produce over 1 billion dollars in copper, gold and silver over the next 70 years. Jerome became a notorious wild west town, a hotbed of prostitution, gambling, and vice.

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  • Mponeng Gold Mine Gauteng Mining Technology Mining

    Mponeng Gold Mine Gauteng Mining Technology Mining

    AngloGold Ashantis Mponeng mine is located in Gauteng province of South Africa. It is mined to an average depth of 2,800m-3,400m below surface and is one of the worlds deepest and richest gold mines with grades at over 8g/t. It is one of three AngloGold projects in the West Witts area apart from Savuka and TauTona mines.

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  • Western frontier life NCSU

    Western frontier life NCSU

    Many artists of the 1800s and early 1900s used Western subjects in their work. Alfred Jacob Miller painted pictures of many of the Wests natural wonders, including Independence Rock in Wyoming and the Grand Tetons of the Rocky Mountains. Painter Albert Bierstadts work also celebrated the

    read more