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Pennsylvania-Mines Mining Artifacts
The Cornwall Iron Mines, also known as Cornwall Banks, turned out to be the largest United States' iron deposit east of Lake Superior, and were once the largest open-pit iron mine in the world. During the 1890s miners excavated 564,000 tons of ore each year on average.
Our family-run Purple Haze Amethyst Mine, near Thunder Bay, Ontario, offers the finest in Canadian amethyst specimens, as well as gemstones, hand-crafted jewelry and giftware featuring Ontario's gemstone.
And there are salt mines in a number of locations around the world. If we are recovering sodium metal for some reason, we can melt salt (sodium chloride) and separate it through an electrochemical process.
Mining Latin American Studies Oxford Bibliographies
The other great colonial mining region lay in Portuguese Brazil, where in the 1690s explorers found gold and three decades later diamonds. In the first quarter of the 19th century, Latin America gained its political independence, but mining remained central to life in the old mining colonies.