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Dodge City, Kansas – A Wicked Little Town – Legends of America

Famous for its rich history as a frontier cowtown, Dodge City offers up a wide array of legends, lore, and history to travelers in western Kansas.. Once called home or visited by such notables as Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, Big Nose Kate, and Clay Allison, this old town had a reputation for being the most wicked town in the Old West.. In 1865, Fort Dodge was established near the present site of ...

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Digging into Minnesota Minerals

Digging Into Minnesota Minerals is a publication covering all aspects of minerals and mining in Minnesota. It is aimed at students in grades 6. Included are basic minerals facts, educational activities, maps, and a section called Geology Up Close in our

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Mining and Mineral Industries Collection Descriptions ...

Hall, Gertrude Scott, "History of Mine La Motte," 1939, (R0025) 29 pages, typescript This is a photocopy of a history of Mine La Motte in Madison County, Missouri, compiled by Gertrude Scott Hall. Mrs. Hall is the daughter of William A. Scott, who was a director of the Mine La Motte Company (1869) and mine manager ( 1879).

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Ghost Towns of Kansas

Ghosttowns.com-the best source of information on ghost towns in the U.S. Ghost towns are listed by state & include biographies, pictures, and other detailed ghost town info.

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Kentucky Mining Accidents 2006 DATE NAME MINE …

Kentucky Mining Accidents 2006 DATE NAME MINE (COUNTY) Age/County fatal/nonfatal Page ReportYear Reference 1911JUL11 ABERNATHY, ROBERT St.BERNARD MINING HEN N 39 1911 24 KY 1894NOV23 ABERNETHY, SIM EARLINGTON HOP N 50 1894 24 KY 1925NOV11 ABLE, PINK HARLAN COLLIERIES 25 F 232 1925 25 KY 1925NOV11 ABLE, PINK E 24 F 203 8 KY

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Kentucky Mining Accidents 2006 DATE NAME MINE …

Kentucky Mining Accidents 2006 DATE NAME MINE (COUNTY) Age/County fatal/nonfatal Page ReportYear Reference 1911JUL11 ABERNATHY, ROBERT St.BERNARD MINING HEN N 39 1911 24 KY 1894NOV23 ABERNETHY, SIM EARLINGTON HOP N 50 1894 24 KY 1925NOV11 ABLE, PINK HARLAN COLLIERIES 25 F 232 1925 25 KY 1925NOV11 ABLE, PINK E 24 F 203 8 KY

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from Wyatt Earp , by John H. Flood, Jr.

from Wyatt Earp, by John H. Flood, Jr. [from the never published circa 1926 autobiographical attempt by Old West frontier pioneer lawman, Wyatt S. Earp, and mining engineer John Flood, Jr., family friend of both Josephene Earp and Wyatt. This chapter is on the Wyatt Earp and Clay Allison shoot-out in Dodge City, KS.]

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Missouri County Plat Books

The Missouri County Plat Books collection, sponsored by the Missouri State Library, is a selection of county atlases and plat books from all over the state published from 1930. Contributing institutions include the Kansas City Public Library – Missouri Valley Special Collections; University of Missouri-Columbia – Ellis Library Special ...

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Kansas Museum of History Kansas State Capitol Constitution Hall Fort Hays Grinter Place Hollenberg Pony Express Station Kaw Mission Mine Creek Civil War Battlefield Pawnee Indian Museum Red Rocks, William Allen White home Partner sites Self-guided sites Cedar Crest First Territorial Capitol

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Pipes – Clay | The History of Sanitary Sewers

Clay is one of the most ancient piping materials, with the earliest known example coming from Babylonia (4000 BCE). In the U.S., vitrified clay pipe (with a salt glazing applied to both the pipe’s interior and exterior surfaces, a “carry-over” process from Europe) was the material of choice for a lot of sewers by the 1880s s.

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Kansas Memory

Welcome to Kansas Memory. Primary sources online from the Kansas Historical Society. To get started, use the category browser to the left, the search button above, or …

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State of Kansas--Construction Material Inventory

Public Information Circular 6, Sand, Gravel, and Crushed Stone: Their Production and Use in Kansas; Educational Series 13, Primer of Industrial Minerals for Kansas. KGS Open-file Rept. 24, Industrial Minerals—Mines, Quarries, and General Resources in Kansas 2008

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Missouri Lead Mining History by County

Missouri Lead Mining History by County. Barry ... and indicated that the information came from History of Missouri by Davis & Durrie, p. 373. An internet search suggested this book is “An Illustrated History of Missouri Comprising Its Early Record, and Civil, Political, and Military History from the First Exploration to the Present Time ...

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Archives Catalog

Kansas Historical Society 6425 SW 6th Avenue Topeka KS 1099 8681, ext. 117. For questions about our holdings, please contact our reference staff. Search the Archives Catalog for unpublished records and manuscripts. Search the Topeka Libraries Catalog (ATLAS)

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Map and Download GPS Waypoints for 346 Mines in Missouri

 · Download 346 Mines in Missouri as GPS POIs (waypoints), view and print them over topo maps, and send them directly to your GPS using ExpertGPS map software.

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Missouri Mine Maps

The department's Missouri Geological Survey is the official Missouri Mine Map Repository, established by the State Legislature in 1993 for the purposes of public safety and protection of property. The Repository houses more than 2,000 maps of underground mines of various mineral commodities.

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Kaolin | clay | Britannica.com

Kaolin, soft white clay that is an essential ingredient in the manufacture of china and porcelain and is widely used in the making of paper, rubber, paint, and many other products. Kaolin is named after the hill in China (Kao-ling) from which it was mined for centuries. Samples of kaolin were first

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Cars on the Route

Cars on the Route - Galena, Kansas. Cars on the Route in Galena, Kansas is a fun stop on Old US Highway 66. The old Kan-O-Tex service station at the north end of Main Street in Galena, Kansas was restored by 4 women from Galena: Betty Courtney, Melba Rigg, Renee Charles and Judy Courtney. They helped lead the rebirth of Galena's stretch of Historic Route 66.

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19 TH CENTURY KANSAS TRAILS

19 TH CENTURY KANSAS TRAILS Kiowa Trail 1859 1853 Quantrill Raid Goodland Phillipsburg Smith Center Elkhart Elwood Alton Battle of Crooked Creek 1859 Massacre 1867 Battle of Kidder Pawnee Indian Village Museum River In Cooperation With the KANSAS STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY KDOT Cartography Unit Col. Sumner Campain 1857 Fort Atkinson ’53 ...

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Ohio-MInes

The first reported commercial mining of coal in Ohio was in 1800 in Jefferson County, with just 100 tons being produced. Since 1800, 3.7 billion tons of coal have been mined in Ohio, 2.3 billion tons from underground mines and 1.4 billion tons from surface mines.

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Kansas History Of Clay Mining

Mobile Primary Jaw Crusher. Mobile Primary Jaw Crusher Exchange system, Pre screening function Since the late 20th century, tens ... detail

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Clay pit

A clay pit is a quarry or mine for the extraction of clay, which is generally used for manufacturing pottery, bricks or Portland cement. Quarries where clay is mined to make bricks are sometimes called brick pits. A brickyard or brickworks is often located alongside a clay pit to …

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History of Riley County | Riley County Official Website

The area now comprising Riley County was part of the Kansa Indian reservation, though by 1854 the Kansa Indians no longer lived in the Riley County area. Increased settlement and travel disrupted the lives of Indians living in today's Kansas and conflicts developed.

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Frontier and Pioneer Life Collection Descriptions ...

Frontier and Pioneer Life Collection Descriptions. Letters, diaries, and other papers associated with exploration, the westward movement, overland travel, the gold rush, homesteading and settlement, and daily life on the frontier in the U.S. View Frontier and Pioneer Life Digital Collection

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Clay County, Kansas

Clay County (county code CY) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas.As of the 2010 census, the county population was 8,535. Its county seat and most populous city is Clay Center.

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Missouri Genealogy

This small booklet, published in 1898 by the Kansas City, Fort Scott, and Memphis Railroad Company, paints an enticing and extravagant portrait of Joplin, Missouri, at the turn of the 20th Century. Kansas City Missouri Genealogy and History. Judge Elmo M. Hargrave Photograph Collection

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Search Active mines and plants

Search Active mines and plants. Search here for records in the Active Mines and Plants database. If you know the name of the site, you can enter it, otherwise just leave that blank. Select a state, commodity, or both from the pull-down lists if you wish. The search is …

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Antique Bricks & Pavers

antique bricks & pavers This page has photos showing some of the antique bricks from The Connecticut Museum of Mining & Mineral Science in Kent, CT. I have tried my best to list each brick name, but some were too hard to read from the photos alone.

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Surface Mining Reclamation

The Act requires that producers who mine industrial materials or minerals of commercial value such as sand, gravel, limestone, clay, gypsum, shale, sandstone, silt, caliche, volcanic ash or salt be licensed to operate a mine, produers also have to register their mining sites, file a reclamation plan for each site, submit a reclamation bond and ...

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BRIEF HISTORY OF MONTANA

Brief History of Montana. Native Americans were the first inhabitants of the area to become known as the state of Montana. Tribes include the Crows in the south central region, the Cheyenne in the southeastern part of the state, the Blackfeet, Assiniboine, and Gros Ventres in the central and north-central areas, and the Kootenai and Salish in the western sector.

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