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Record 132/1101
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Collection McCord
Photographer Cowden, J. W.
Date of photo 1890-1900
Description Bourne, Oregon. There are two images attached to this record. They are glued to cloth and form a panorama. Sign on store of left half says "Wiegand's Store, Dry Goods & Notions." The two-store building in right image is the Raymond Hotel before three dormers were added to the room on each side.

Mining claims of the Cracker Eagle Gold Mining Co. are lined out: Jack Snipe, North Star, War Eagle, Electric, and Telegraph. Two large mills are shown at right of second image: E & E Mine mill and Cracker Oregon Gold Mine mill. At top it says "Cracker Summit Group of Mines" apparently indicated by plus signs. Under that notation it says "The Mother Load."

The folder also contains two negatives of the left image.
Object ID 1981.1.2020
Place Bourne, 44.825452 -118.196197
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: Credit Baker County Library, Baker City, Oregon

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