Buchans Mine, ca. 1928
Buchans Mine, ca. 1928

When the AND Company and ASARCO entered into a formal partnership to exploit the mineral deposits at Buchans in 1926, the site was an undeveloped wilderness. By the end of 1927, Buchans boasted a mine, a church, a school, and living quarters for workers and their families.

Reproduced by the permission of the Buchans Miners Museum.
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