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Moving Hibbing

Title: Mine Pit Near Hibbing
Type: Photograph
Date: 1900
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: This is a photograph of a mining pit on the edge of Hibbing.

Mine Pit Near Hibbing

Activities:

  1. What kinds of buildings are off to the right side of this picture?



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  2. What evidence in the photo tells you that the equipment isn't being used for construction?



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  3. How do you suppose the buildings on the right came to be so close to the edge of this pit?



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  4. What would it be like to live in one of the buildings to the right?



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