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Old Lead Mines Here Have Been Reopened, Creede, Colo

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Old Lead Mines Here Have Been Reopened, Creede, Colo

Feininger, Andreas,, 1906-1999,, photographer.

Old lead mines here have been reopened, Creede, Colo. Creede for many years was a ghost town, but has resumed the activities that made it an important lead producing center years ago, and is now producing much vitally needed metal for the war effort

1942 Dec.

1 transparency : color.

Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.
Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944.

World War, 1939-1945
Lead mining
United States--Colorado--Creede

Format: Cityscape photographs

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection 12002-62 (DLC) 93845501

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Call Number: LC-USW36-455

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