Star Morning Mine - No.4 Shaft Hoist
Title:
Star Morning Mine - No.4 Shaft Hoist
Burke Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused


View Down Railroad Tracks
Title:
View Down Railroad Tracks
Burke Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused



Train Tracks Disaster
Title:
Train Tracks Disaster
Burke Idaho (ID), Real Photo unused


Main Street
Title:
Main Street
Burke Idaho (ID), Chrome unused



Shaft Hoist - Star Morning Mine, Deepest lead-Zinc Mine in the World
Title:
Shaft Hoist - Star Morning Mine, Deepest lead-Zinc Mine in the World
Burke Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
This 2500 H.P., direct current, double drum hoist, is located 2 miles underground at Burke, 6 miles northeast of Wallace, Idaho. Manufactured in Scotland, this huge machine is intended to lift 9-ton payloads at 2,034 ft. per minute for a distance of 7,150 ft. It currently is hoisting ore 5900 ft. from the 7500 ft. level (deepest single shaft in the nation) where the rock temp. is 112 degrees. Hecla Mining Company operates this 1,000 ton-per-day mine in the Coeur d' Alene Mining District


No. 4 Shaft Hoist - Star Morning Mine, Deepest Lead-Zinc Mine In The World
Title:
No. 4 Shaft Hoist - Star Morning Mine, Deepest Lead-Zinc Mine In The World
Burke Idaho (ID), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
This 2500 H.P., Direct Current, Double Drum Hoist, is located 2 miles underground at Burke, 6 miles northeast of Wallace, Idaho. Manufactured in Scotland, this huge machine is intended to lift 9-ton payloads at 2,034 ft. per minute for a distance of 7,150 ft. It currently is hoisting ore 5900 ft. from the 7500 ft. level (deepest singel shaft in the nation) where the rock temp. is 112. Hecla Mining Company operates this 1,000 ton-per-day mine in the Coeur d'Alene Mining District



Burke, Idaho
Title:
Burke, Idaho
Burke Idaho (ID), Chrome unused

Description:
the mill of the Hecla Mining Co. lies in the foreground and the canyon-constructed town in the background. The company normally employs 500 men and has paid dividends in excess of $35,000,000


Hercules Mill and Tram
Title:
Hercules Mill and Tram
Burke Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused



View of Town
Title:
View of Town
Burke Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused


Snowslide At Burke
Title:
Snowslide At Burke
Burke Idaho (ID), Divided Back unused

Description:
Snowslide at Burke, Idaho. February 28, 1910, which demolished ten residences and killed five persons. Looking up West Heela gulch, down which the slide came from Custer Peak.





Total: 10 Items