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Florida Mountain Mining Sites, Phillips Mine, East side of Florida Mountain, Silver City, Owyhee County, ID



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Item Title


Location
East side of Florida Mountain, Silver City vicinity, ID

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER ID-31-J
Building/structure dates: 1880 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1890 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1997 demolished
Significance: The site is associated with mining activity in southwestern Idaho (1860s-1880s).

Subjects
Ruins
Mines (industrial Facilities)


Related Names
Phillips, Isaac
Sullivan, John F.


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF PHILLIPS MINE. CAMERA POINTED SOUTHEAST. SULLIVAN MINE IS LOCATED ROUGHLY 75 YARDS BEYOND AND ROUGHLY IN LINE WITH THE SNOW ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE IMAGE.
2. VIEW OF PHILLIPS MINE ENTRANCE. CAMERA POINTED EAST.
3. DETAIL OF PHILLIPS WOOD SUPPORT STRUCTURE. CAMERA POINTED EAST.
4. INTERIOR VIEW OF PHILLIPS MINE SHAFT. CAMERA POINTED EAST-NORTHEAST.


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