Views of the Copper Pits near Ruth, Nevada

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Aerial view ca 1960ish era.
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Courtesy of the White Pine Public Museum

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Aerial view pre 1955ish era.
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Courtesy of the White Pine Public Museum

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Deep Ruth Shaft. 
Shaputis Photo 1999

Deep Ruth Shaft and hoist building.
Shaputis Photo 1999

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Old Ruth Mill and office. 
Shaputis photo 1999

Old Ruth Mill and office. 
Shaputis photo 1999

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Tonapah Canyon View 1.  
Shaputis Photo

Tonapah Canyon View 2.  
Shaputis Photo

 

 

 

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White Pine County, Nevada Historical Information

US GenWeb State of Nevada

 

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