Images in Metals, Mining, and Resource Extraction

George Christian Gebelein, sterling silver tea kettle on stand, 1910-30

Gebelein, George Christian, sterling silver tea kettle on stand, 1910-30

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Gold Roller, detail

Gold Roller, detail

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Industrial landscape in Butte, Montana, 1890

Industrial landscape in Butte, Montana, 1890

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Iron bloomery used to make low-grade iron from ore

Iron bloomery used to make low-grade iron from ore

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Ludwig Jesselson at an informal meeting with some of the European managers of Philipp Brothers in Switzerland

Jesselson, Ludwig at an informal meeting with some of the European managers of Philipp Brothers in Switzerland

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Lewisohn School of Mines

Lewisohn School of Mines

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Lewisohns’ West and East Colusa Mines in Butte, Montana

Lewisohns’ West and East Colusa Mines in Butte, Montana

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Little Meadow Creek near the spot where Conrad Reed found a 17 pound gold nugget

Little Meadow Creek near the spot where Conrad Reed found a 17 pound gold nugget

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Carl Loeb, early in his career at American Metal Co.

Loeb, Carl early in his career at American Metal Co.

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Matthiessen & Hegeler Zinc Company, 1888

Matthiessen & Hegeler Zinc Company, 1888

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Millhouse, engine shaft and whim house atop Upper Hill ca. 1880

Millhouse, engine shaft and whim house atop Upper Hill ca. 1880

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Mining on the Comstock

Mining on the Comstock

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People Seeking for Gold in North Carolina, ca. 1833

People Seeking for Gold in North Carolina, ca. 1833

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Permanent Mold Machines, ACE/CO, Milwaukee

Permanent Mold Machines, ACE/CO, Milwaukee

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Philipp Brothers division staff meeting

Philipp Brothers division staff meeting

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Philipp Corporation information gathering system

Philipp Corporation information gathering system

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Placer mining in North Carolina

Placer mining in North Carolina

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Placer pits on bank of Little Meadow Creek

Placer pits on bank of Little Meadow Creek

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Reed mine entrance

Reed mine entrance

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Reed mine exit near Morgan shaft

Reed mine exit near Morgan shaft

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