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Document: mka065

Ore cart, Lockhart Mine, 1938-39, Ross Adams, Wash Elrod, Ishmel Elrod

extent: 1 photograph
date: 1938-1939
summary: Photograph of three men and an ore cart at the entrance to Lockhart Mine, dated 1938-1939. The men are Ross Adams, Wash Elrod, and Ishmel Elrod.
repository: Chestatee Regional Library System, Lumpkin County Branch
collection: Madeleine K. Anthony Collection
box: V-3
folder: 4

Lockhart Mine
Gold mines and mining--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mining leases--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mineral rights--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mine shafts--Georgia--Dahlonega
Mine railroads--Cars
Ore handling--Equipment and supplies--Georgia--Dahlonega
Dahlonega (Ga.)
Lumpkin County (Ga.)

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[Note: Three men stand at the entrance to the Lockhart Mine next to an ore cart on rails.]

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Ore Car
Lockhart Mine
Ross Adams
Wash Elrod
Ishmel Elrod

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