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Mining

Title: Loading Ore Onto a Train
Type: Photograph
Date: 1899
Source: Minnesota Historical Society

Description: This photograph shows a steamshovel loading ore into train cars.

Loading Ore Onto a Train

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  1. Is this a photograph of an underground mine?



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  2. What is the reason for having a railroad line run by a mine?



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  3. How could mines without a train track possibly transport the ore?



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