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Bodie - Hise Restaurant 1930's

Hise Restaurant - Bodie California

A site user has contributed some historical photos of their ancestor's restaurant in Bodie, California.
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Central City 1952

Central City Colorado 1952

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Virtue Mine - Oregon

New Photos of the Virtue Mine - Oregon

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Berlin, Nevada

Featured Ghost Town: Berlin, Nevada

Berlin, Nevada is now a state park where you can see a well-preserved mining outpost and view dinosaur fossils during the same visit.
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Maiden Montana 1887

Maiden, Montana Town Profile Added

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A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain

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