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Sandy McIntyre - Discoverer of the McIntyre Gold Mine at Porcupine (1928)
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Photo of the prospector, Sandy McIntyre, taken at Kirkland Lake in 1928. Although he was the principal discoverer of McIntyre Porcupine Mines Limited, Sandy died in poverty as did many prospectors of this era.

Subject(s)
Local identifier
RLPL:P10
Collection
Red Lake Public Library
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 51.01676 Longitude: -93.83374
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Contact
Red Lake Public Library
Email:rllib212@yahoo.com
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

117 Howey St.

P.O. Box 348

Red Lake, ON

P0V 2M0

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Sandy McIntyre - Discoverer of the McIntyre Gold Mine at Porcupine (1928)


Photo of the prospector, Sandy McIntyre, taken at Kirkland Lake in 1928. Although he was the principal discoverer of McIntyre Porcupine Mines Limited, Sandy died in poverty as did many prospectors of this era.