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Catalog Number WF 0572
Caption Ginnett mine
Description View of Ginnett family mine on their farm near Lake Campbell. Samuel Ginnett homesteaded near the lake in 1884 and discovered copper on his farm on the west side of Lake Campbell in1907. The mine was developed by the Matrix and Milling Company which advertised the mine in the ANACORTES AMERICAN on 1-9-1919. Samuel Ginnett died two months later at age 80, leaving behind four sons - Robert, Walter, Sam and Albert V. Ginnett, and a daughter, Sarah Ginnett Torpy. This view shows Bill Stevenson, Mr. Morris, and Al V. Ginnett.
Date 1922 c.
Photographer Unknown
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Place - Fidalgo Island
Industry - Mining
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People GINNETT, Albert V.
Place Fidalgo Island, WA
Search Terms Lake Campbell
Matrix Mining and Milling Company
Object Name Print, Photographic