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This sepia colored photograph shows the zinc smelters of Pittsburg, Kansas. The town of Pittsburg became an early zinc smelting center because of the proximity from the large coal fields and rich zinc mines in the Tri-State Mining District of Missouri, Oklahoma, and Kansas.

Date: July 15, 1909

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Item Number: 208297
Call Number: FK2.C11 P.3 MaPit *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 208297

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