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19th Century Photos and Premium High Res Pictures

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A story of South Africa Mining Migration Misery

Apr 14 2014 0183 32 Diamond mining had such a massive impact on the entire Southern African region that as economic historian William Worger described it within...

Antique Photo South Africa Gold Mine Workers Miners Stock

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Scramble for Africa Environment The Guardian

May 01 2007 0183 32 The 19th-century scramble for Africa saw the great powers rush to control land so they could exploit natural resourc Today there is a new scramble for Africa taking place and the continent...

Photographs Denver Public Library History

Jun 05 2014 0183 32 The Visual Materials index is a new addition covering previously unindexed resources from a collection of late 19th and early 20th century illustrations mostly woodcuts and photographs The images in these folders have not yet been digitized and cataloged 10th Mountain Division photographs previously in this index are now digitized and can...

European and African interaction in the 19th century

Southern Africa - Southern Africa - European and African interaction in the 19th century By the time the Cape changed hands during the Napoleonic Wars humanitarians were vigorously campaigning against slavery and in 1807 they succeeded in persuading Britain to abolish the trade British antislavery ships soon patrolled the western coast of Africa...

When The Western World Ran on Guano

Oct 14 2015 0183 32 This late 19th century ad for Orchilla Guano AA emphasizes the tail end of the fertilizing process Image Boston Public Library/Flickr But...

Intimate photos reveal life inside a 19th Century American

Sep 05 2018 0183 32 The earliest known photos of 19th Century American brothel life main inset are revealed in a new book after its author discovered secret images taken by...

50 photos from American life in the 19th century

Placer mining is a method of using water to extract heavy minerals like gold and chromite from the earth Panning which was the method that gold miners used in the 19th century is one early...

Coal Mining with Females

During the 19th century men worked deep in coal mines throughout the Yorkshire and Wal Because of the intense heat in these underground shafts men often worked completely stark naked Some also attribute the nudity because of how men were compensated and the tight spaces they had to navigate...

19th Century Africa Images Stock Photos Vectors

361 19th century africa stock photos vectors and illustrations are available royalty-free See 19th century africa stock video clips of 4 man in a suit vintage naval paintings slavery trade afric slave trade africa slavery africa exploration david livingston slavery in africa african slave trade black slav...

South Africa History In the 19th Century

Oct 08 2015 0183 32 With the major African kingdoms out of the way and the Boer Republics under British authority the way was clear for British imperialists to carry out their plans Perhaps the greatest of all was Cecil Rhodes the dominant European figure in southern Africa in the late 19th century...

Discovery of the Gold in 1884 South African History Online

The sub-division of what became the settlement s central district was a typical product of nineteenth century mining camp planning In the case of all other gold discoveries made previously in the Transvaal deposits had invariably proved to have a short working life so the concentrations of people they stimulated were equally short lived...

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Archives - Early 20th Century After This section of the archives deals roughly with the period beginning after World War I through current tim It includes a a number of newspaper articles and columns actual photographs printed in newspapers and magazines such as Life Magazine photographs videos drawings and paintings created during the...

Mining Technology in the Nineteenth Century ONE

The introduction of open pit mining with power shovels first developed in the Mesabi Iron Range in Minnesota and later at the Bingham pit in Utah in the late nineteenth century greatly changed the scale of surface mining in the twentieth century Underground mining took place in both hardrock and placer deposits and used excavation support...

Cornell s Rare Photographs Show African American Life

Feb 01 2017 0183 32 African American men and women in a sugar cane field with a well dressed white man on the right circa late-19th century Courtesy of the Loewentheil Collection of African...

Mines and mining

From the end of the 19th century the Board of Trade was concerned with both the industrial and the economic aspects of mines and quarries and in 1920 the first state organisation exclusively concerned with them the Mines Department was set up as a department of that Board...

The Coal Mining Massacre America Forgot History

Apr 25 2017 0183 32 The gunfight in downtown Matewan on May 19 1920 had all the elements of a high-noon showdown on one side the heroes a pro-union sheriff and...

The Brothel

Nov 15 2018 0183 32 The Brothel-hood of Man Photos from Late-19th Century Bordellos Sarah Shearer whose charges included African-Americans and who allowed a locally prominent male photographer William I Goldman to set up his camera and pose her prostitutes in all manner of full dress and undress...

10 Rare Vintage Photos of Idaho s Mining History

Nov 20 2017 0183 32 The Silver Valley region of Idaho alone produced over a billion ounces of silver Idaho is a state with an incredible history thanks to the thousands of miners who flocked here during the late 19th century Check out these amazing photos that show a glimpse of what the mining life was like in Idaho over a century ago...

19th Century America Captured in Rare Early Photographs

Jun 20 2017 0183 32 These rare photographs of daily life in 19th-century America depict not only the New England and New York areas but also the adventures of those who moved West to Tennessee Iowa and Minnesota Far from the urban slums depicted by Jacob Riis or the Civil War photos of Mathew Brady these images from the 1860s by unknown photographers show a...

Occupations 19th century coal miners The British

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Economy 19th century Mining Coal mine with several

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Project On Gold And Diamond Mining In South Africa 19th

South Africa was the third largest exporter of asbestos in the world for more than a century the rich deposits of asbestos in South Africa during the late 19th century gold and diamond min16 Because of these conditions asbestos mining contributed equally to the origination analysis and execution of this project...