“The Disappearing Mining Landscape of Grant County, New Mexico” is the Western Museum of Mining & Industry’s new special exhibit. This exhibit utilizes photography with geological samples and information to document all the districts of the historical mining landscape of Grant County, New Mexico.
Why is the history of mining worth preserving in Grant County? Mining is the reason for the existence of Silver City; furthermore mining has always been part of Grant County.
Years of photography, geology training, and experience are behind the creation of this body of work.
It is meant to preserve history for others to contemplate, understand, enjoy, and be inspired by!