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Mohawk Mine, Goldfield Nevada.

Mohawk Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

The Mohawk Mine, Goldfield Nevada. The Mohawk was the largest producer of Gold in the famous mining district of Goldfield. The Mine produced over 52 million dollars in gold when the price of Gold was $20.67 an ounce. In today’s prices, it would be in the billions !! The photograph shows miners working in one of the high grade stopes in the mine. Photograph Circa 1906.
Photo ID: 909854     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 56   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 549 x 416 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

Florence Mine, Goldfield Nevada.

Florence Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Goldfield Nevada. A view of the famous Florence Mine. The Florence and Rustler #2 are the only Mines left that still have their original buildings and equipment.
Photo ID: 909853     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 62   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 699 x 443 pixels (0.3 Mpix)

XMG-5KHGold : Au, Famatinite : Cu3SbS4, Bismuthinite : Bi2S3

Rogers Syndicate Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: .75 inches x .35 inches x .25 inches

Goldfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High Grade Epithermal Gold Specimen. From the famous Rustler #2 and Florence Mines.
Photo ID: 909842     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 72   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1684 x 2566 pixels (4.3 Mpix)

79E-H9VGold : Au, Famatinite : Cu3SbS4, Bismuthinite : Bi2S3

Rogers Syndicate Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: .75 inches x 90 inches x .25 inches

Goldfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High Grade Epithermal Gold Ore. From the famous Rustler #2 and Florence Mines. This exceedingly rich specimen contains Quartz, Bismuthinite, Alunite, Milltown Andesite, Famatinite, Cryptocrystalline Quartz and Native Gold.
Photo ID: 909841     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 84   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2232 x 2560 pixels (5.7 Mpix)

35E-F6TGold : Au, Famatinite : Cu3SbS4, Goldfieldite : Cu10Te4S13

Rogers Syndicate Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: 1.75 inches x 1.20 inches x .20 inches

Goldfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High Grade Epithermal Gold Specimen. From the famous Rustler #2 and Florence Mines. This ore is really unique in the distribution of the Au solutions. Beautiful ore. It contains Quartz, Milltown Andesite, Dacite, Famatinite, Goldfieldite, Alunite, Bismuthinite Cryptocrystalline Quartz and Native Gold.
Photo ID: 909681     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 110   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1333 x 1909 pixels (2.5 Mpix)

57U-802Gold : Au, Famatinite : Cu3SbS4, Bismuthinite : Bi2S3

Rogers Syndicate Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: .80 inches x .80 inches x .20 inches

Goldfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High Grade Epithermal Gold Specimen. From the famous Rustler #2 and Florence Mines. The specimen contains Quartz, Famatinite, Goldfieldite, Alunite, Bismuthinite and Native Gold.
Photo ID: 909670     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 88   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1629 x 1513 pixels (2.5 Mpix)

George Wingfield

Goldfield Consolidated Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Goldfield Nevada. George Wingfield. (August 16, 1876 - December 24th, 1959. This original photograph shows Wingfield at Goldfield Nevada in 1907. He was considered to be one of the State’s most powerful economic and political figures from 1909 -1932. Wingfield rose from a faro dealer to the position of richest man in Nevada in less than five years. In 1907, he was Vice President of The Goldfield Consolidated Mines Company, which was at the time, was the 17th largest corporation in the United States, in 1909, he became the President of the company.
Photo ID: 909517     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 11   Approval status: User gallery    Type: Photo - 640 x 810 pixels (0.5 Mpix)

6NQ-RWRGold : Au, Famatinite : Cu3SbS4, Bismuthinite : Bi2S3

Rogers Syndicate Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: 1.50 inches x 1.25 inches x .20 inches

Goldfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High Grade Epithermal Gold Specimen. From the famous Rustler #2 and Florence Mines. Some of the miners could not pass up High Grading, (stealing) ore like this while they were on shift in the Goldfield mines from 1904 - 1908. This ore would Assay at over one ounce of Gold per pound of ore !!
Photo ID: 909491     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 106   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1953 x 2424 pixels (4.7 Mpix)

HLL-PL0Gold : Au

Daisy mine, McMahon Ridge, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: .35 inches x .75 inches x .20 inches

Diamondfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High Grade Gold Specimen. This rare specimen is from the famous Diamondfield Daisy Mine. During its early months of production, rich ore like this was encountered. “Diamondfield” Jack Davis discovered rich Gold veins in this district and was also an early pioneer of Goldfield Nevada.
Photo ID: 909087     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 132   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2067 x 2887 pixels (6.0 Mpix)

AED-HL0Gold : Au, Bismuthinite : Bi2S3, Famatinite : Cu3SbS4

Rogers Syndicate Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA

Dimensions: .75 inches x 2. inches x .25 inches

Goldfield Nevada. Bonanza Ore. High grade Epithermal Gold Specimen. From the famous Rustler #2 and Florence Mines. The specimen contains Quartz, Alunite, Cryptocrystalline Quartz, Famatinite, Goldfieldite, Bismuthinite and Native Gold.
Photo ID: 908948     Uploaded by: Jon Aurich   View Count: 124   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1866 x 3117 pixels (5.8 Mpix)
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