[Mining scene]

Unknownabout 1870–1880

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Three men standing in front of a small building at an excavation site. There is a deep pit in front of the building with various pieces of wooden mining equipment set up. The building has a tall, narrow chimney.


  • Title: [Mining scene]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1870–1880
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.6 × 21.6 cm (6 15/16 × 8 1/2 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.719.7
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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