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John King Collection--Photographs

 Unprocessed — Box: 8527
Identifier: H2000-015

Content Description

This collection consists of black and white photographs and postcards. The postcards and photographs were collected or taken by family members. The photograph album belonged to the donor’s uncle, John King. The donor’s uncles, John and Lowell, both attended the South Dakota School of Mines.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1924-1931

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet

Inventory

Postcards, undated 2 Underground views of the Homestake Mine, Lead, S.D. Cleaning up stope, Homestake Mine, Lead, SD Filling a stope, Homestake Mine, Lead, SD Station, Homestake Mine, Lead, SD Rapid Canyon Line, train at unkown depot Entrance to Dark Canyon, Rapid Canyon Line Dark Canyon Quarry, Rapid Canyon Line Dakota Power Flume near Rapid Canyon Line Rapid Canyon Line, train on tracks Big Spring, Rapid Canyon Line Rapid Canyon Line at Mystic depot Rapid Canyon Line at Burlington Junction Flume west of Placerville, Rapid Canyon Line Rapid Canyon Line U.S.S. Maryland, Long Beach, 1930 2 ¾” x 4 ½” view of the South Dakota State Capitol Building, 1929 5 views of buildings at the South Dakota School of Mines campus, 1931 5x7 Postman in a horsedrawn cart. Charles T. King’s family dog, Jiggs, is sitting on top of the horse, 1928 3” x 4” photographs glued onto black album paper 2 views of the South Dakota State Capitol Building, 1920’s 2 Missouri River island views, 1924 Charles T. King and staff, Deputy Superintendant of Schools, 1927 Harney Peak 2 Black Hills Game Lodge 2 views of Bears at a Zoo 3 Black Hills views