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[Tayoltita mine, Durango, Mexico : black-and-white photoprint, 1941.]

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Photographer:
Joseph, Katherine
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 8-1/4" x 9-5/8"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Tayoltita (Durango, Mexico)
Durango (Mexico : State)
Mexico
Date:
1941
20th century
1900-1950
Summary:
The Tayoltita mine in Durango, acquired by American mining magnate William Randolph Hearst in the 1880's, was one of the richest gold and silver mines in the world. By the time of this 1941 photograph, it had been updated with the most modern equipment.
Cite as:
Photograph by Katherine Joseph, © Richard Hertzberg and Suzanne Hertzberg. Katherine Joseph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Gold Mines
Silver Mines
Mining
Local number:
AC0944-0000002.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Katherine Joseph Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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