Emily H. Mine


Address: Chimney Gulch

February 9, 1884, the Emily H. Mine, the property of Messrs, Wheeler and Co., was tested. The ore was taken at a depth of 18 feet and gave a n assay of 67% copper, 19% iron, three ounces of silver, three eights ounces of gold. Mr. Wheeler was sacking the ore for shipment to the Golden Smelting works, who offered to pay one dollar and fifty cents for each percent of copper and the market value for gold and silver.
Quad Map/Date: Morrison, 1965 (1994)
Source: "WPA History of Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado," WPA Project #3548, DAR Pioneer Museum, p.443
 


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