Mine 5, Independence

Richard Estelle
Palmer Museum of History and Art
Open Finding Aid
Creator

Malita & Sparks

Collection

Hitchen Collection

Time Period

1948

Description

Photo is a color view of the buildings of Independence gold mine taken from the north above as it appeared in 1948. The view includes bunkhouses and administration buildings, fuel tanks, ore processing buildings and mine timber piles.

Location

Talkeetna Mountains north of Palmer, Alaska

Type

35 mm color slide transparency

ENTRY ID

Independence Mine#1x-Hit

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