The Mining History Journal

Volume 17 - 2010


Journal Articles


Karen A. Vendl and Mark A. Vendl, “Don’t Fail to Visit the Colorado Gold Mine”:  World’s Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893 (Download pdf)


Morris T. Worley, Slide Rule and Slickers:  The Making of a Tramp Miner (Download pdf)


Rudy Davison and John S. Pillsbury III, The Pillsbury Family’s Connection to Iron-Ore Mining in Northern Minnesota from 1888 to the Present (Download pdf)


Beth Simmons, Brown’s Canyon’s Fabulous Fluorite Fling (Download pdf)


Johnny Johnsson, Arundel’s Greenspring Quarry, 1877-1999 (Download pdf)


Paul J. Bartos, A Light in the Darkness:  Modern U. S. Mine Lamps-Carbide and Electric Cap Lamps (Download pdf)


Eric Nystrom, Underground Photography and American Mining before 1920 (Download pdf)


Lysa Wegman-French (Compiler), Recent Publications on the History of Mining (Download pdf)



Book Reviews


Carol Larkin and Randall H. McGuire (Editors), The Archaeology of Class War:  The Colorado Coalfield Strike of 1913-1914

Reviewed by L. Michael Kaas

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Julie Whitesel Weston, The Good Times Are All Gone Now:  Life, Death, and Rebirth in an Idaho Mining Town

Reviewed by Keith Long

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James E. Fell, Jr., Ores to Metals:  The Rocky Mountain Smelting Industry

Reviewed by Eric Clements

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Duane A. Smith and John L. Ninnemann, San Juan Legacy:  Life in the Mining Camps

Reviewed by Eric Clements

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Jan MacKell, Red Light Women of the Rocky Mountains

Reviewed by Dawn Bunyak

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Jonathan Rees, Representation and Rebellion:  The Rockefeller Plan at the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, 1914-1942

Reviewed by David A. Wolff

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Dennis M. Larsen, Slick as a Mitten:  Ezra Meeker’s Klondike Enterprise

Reviewed by Robert L. Spude

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Duane A. Smith, The Trail of Gold and Silver:  Mining in Colorado, 1859-2009

Reviewed by Silvia Pettem

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