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Dredge #3 (Sumpter Valley) . Buckets at work.

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Collection Hawley, Brooks
Date of photo 1935
Description Dredge #3 (Sumpter Valley) . Buckets at work. Good view of the gangway bridge, which when lowered allowed workers to get on and off the dredge.

Brooks Hawley notes: Passing our house in 1941. Next year it shut down for World War II a mile west of Hawley's ranch toward Sumpter. After the war it came back by Hawley's to dredge a big body of land farther down the valley.

Object ID 1992.1.419
Place Sumpter Valley
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