Iron miners; Mining; Wheelbarrows; Shovels; Iron mining
A group of miners digging for iron in the middle of a field (may be a cornfield after the harvest) in Bath County, Kentucky. Some miners have shovels and buckets. There are also two wheelbarrows and some planks across ditches.
Portrait of Joseph G. Mines (?), wearing a tuxedo with white tie and boutonniere. Inscription on print, lower center: Yours sincerely Joseph G. Mines. Location of photo studio: Louisville (Ky.). Title supplied by cataloger.