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Gold Rush

A photo of Victor, Colorado. This town is a historic mining town as it was the second biggest gold mining town in the country. Gold was discovered in this area by Winfield Scott Stratton. This photo displays an old historic mine that is still in the town. This area is preserved in order to keep the gold rush history alive.

TAGS: Colorado, Mining

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Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
Member since 2019
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© Alexandria Smith.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2019
Filed Under: The American Experience
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2019, 9:10 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS Rebel T6
Focal Length: 75mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Victor, Colorado, United States of America