Lot 63 of 576:
Directory for Grass Valley mine telephones  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$330
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Broadside/poster directory for making telephone calls to the various levels of the Golden Center mine in Grass Valley, California

Author:

Place:
Grass Valley, CA

Publisher:

Date:
c.1910

Description:

47x37.5 cm (18½x14¾"), printed on cloth.

Interesting relic of mining in Grass Valley, Nevada County, California, at one of the iconic mines of the area. First worked in the early 1850's, the mine was developed over the decades, the shafts deepened till they extended over a thousand feet into the earth. The poster indicates the different rings (1 long, 2 short, etc.) to contact the different levels and winzes.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear, very good.


 
Item number:
269768
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