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Stone Hall Chandeliers

  Many of the most unique touches in the Miners Foundry…

Andrew Smith Hallidie

Another famous inventor to have worked at the Miners Foundry…

Remembering the AVM

  A personal history by Jonathan Meredith I first…

4 Stamp Mill

The four stamp mill in front of the Miners Foundry building…

Faces of the Foundry - Jesse Locks

  The talented and spirited Director of the Nevada…

Charles & David

Calling all Nevada County history buffs!  We're hoping someone…

The Pelton Wheel

Invented in the 1870s by Lester Allan Pelton, the Pelton…

The Stone Hall

Built in 1859, the Stone Hall is the oldest section of the…

Upper Gallery Ceiling

  "Charles & David saw beauty in all people,…

May Martin Goyne

The consummate blend of professional, philanthropist, community…

Faces of the Foundry - Glady Birdsong

  One of the most devoted supporters of the Miners…

The Joseph Mayer Organ

Although many historical pieces on display at the Miners…