Mining

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.00142

Mr. Zimmerman mined his claim from 1888-1940.

Date: 
[1920]
Source: 
Zimmerman, Arthur
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.00022

Henry Marcoe Zimmerman, prospector in the Yukon territory 1898-1940's.  Image shows a miner, Zimmerman, dressed in a hat and vest, wearing a full backpack and carrying a pick axe and pail.  Zimmerman came from San Francisco and staked a claim on Selwyn Creek, Yukon, in 1898.  Then he joined the rush to Nome, Alaska. He returned with his nephew, and continued to mine the claim over a period of 40 years. Henry Zimmerman was found dead in his burned-out wilderness cabin in the early 1940s.

Date: 
[ca. 1920]
Source: 
Zimmerman, Arthur
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.04139

Black and white image of the course of construction on the concrete interior of a building at the Maryhill Aggregate Plant. Wood crates are piled on top of second storey concrete surface with metal grate catwalks on either side.

Date: 
March 15, 1960
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.04138

Black and white image of the course of construction on the concrete interior of a building at the Maryhill Aggregate Plant. Octagonal opening in centre wall flanked by two large pillars, wrapped in plastic sheeting with boards on top.

Date: 
March 15, 1960
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.04137

Black and white image with title box of the course of construction on erection work at the Maryhill Aggregate Plant in Port Coquitlam, showing excavated hillside and six storey steel framework surrounding double barreled tank system.

Date: 
April 4, 1960
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.04136

Two black and white images of the course of construction on erection work at the Maryhill Aggregate Plant in Port Coquitlam, showing excavated hillside and six storey steel framework surrounding double barreled tank system.

Date: 
April 4, 1960
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.04135

Black and white image of the course of construction on erection work at the Maryhill Aggregate Plant in Port Coquitlam, showing the framework for extensive conveying systems; log booms in the water in the background.

Date: 
April 4, 1960
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.04111

Black and white image of Maryhill Aggregate Plant looking southeast, showing expansive conveyor systems.

Date: 
[1955]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara