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Catalog number 1997.2.1668
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Date 1951
Description TITLE: Quicksilver Tests Made At Almaden PUBLISHER: SAN JOSE NEWS August 15, 1951
Cordero Mining Co. crews are drilling to determine the extent of remaining quicksilver deposits at Almaden Mines. Two crews are now engaged. Plans call for double the present drilling force. If cinnabar ore deposits are not forthcoming, the lease by Cordero is subject to cancellation. New Almaden first produced quicksilver more than 100 years ago,

Cataloged by Boudreault, Art