Classic Western Prospector Scene (colorized)

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Classic Western Prospector Scene (colorized)

Photo Description

This iconic mining scene has been colorized and enhanced by Western Mining History. Various sources claim that this photo was taken in California, Colorado, and even in Arizona Territory, with years ranging from 1850 to 1900. Although the exact origin of the photo is unknown, it remains one of the most famous images of a western prospector.

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Best Historical Photos: Colorized Mining Scenes

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