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Toxic Twin: Cardin, Oklahoma - Ghosts of North America

Aug 05, 2014· Cardin, Oklahoma is a toxic twin to Picher, rendered uninhabitable by mining industry abuse. In a piece by Sheila Stogsdill in the Tulsa World, November 17, 2010, (the link is no longer active) the population of Cardin is listed as zero. MJ Masilko snapped these photos of Cardin and neighboring Picher …

Ole Miners Pharmacy - Picher, OK - Yelp

Oct 27, 2015· 1 review of Ole Miners Pharmacy "I live in California been following up on the picher disaster. . I'm sorry for what has happened to the residents there. I've never been to picher but I shall one day..in my prayers Picher Oklahoma"

Toxic Town: Picher, Oklahoma - ghostsofnorthamerica.com

Aug 04, 2014· Yes, it is very sad what happened to the wonderful little home-town of Picher, OK. Most people might look at these pictures, read the subtitles, and be upset about the lead and zinc poisoning of the land, and the dystopia of the buildings. If this is all you will ever know of Picher, OK, I …

Van Pool Mine, Picher Field, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA

Photo Search Photo Galleries New Photos Today New Photos Yesterday Members' Photo Galleries Past Photo of the Day Gallery Mineral Photography Van Pool Mine, Picher Field, Tri-State District, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA

Picher – Picher, Oklahoma - Atlas Obscura

Discover Picher in Picher, Oklahoma: The most toxic town in America. ... View all photos KellyK/Flickr ... Founded in 1918, Picher hit hard times when the mining companies pulled out, and the ...

Picher, Oklahoma - Wikipedia

Picher is a ghost town and former city in Ottawa County, Oklahoma, United States.This was a major national center of lead and zinc mining at the heart of the Tri-State Mining District.

This Drone Footage of Picher, Oklahoma Is Shocking

Jun 25, 2016· It's truly grim when the Environmental Protection Agency deems your town the most toxic town in America, and that's what they labeled the small town of Picher, Oklahoma. We've featured photos of this abandoned ghost town before, but this drone footage provides a disheartening aerial view of this toxic place.

Ottawa County, Oklahoma. Photographs From Yesteryear.

Thanks to all who have already contributed photos for this site. The Great Picher Mining District of Ottawa County, Oklahoma. For about 70 years, from about 1900 until 1970, lead and zinc mining began and ended in Ottawa County, Oklahoma. During the 1920s more money was made in Ottawa County than all the others in the state combined.

Picher mine, Picher Field, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA

Picher mine, Picher Field, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA : Regional Geology. This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys.

The history of Picher, America's toxic ghost town

Aug 24, 2017· The history of Picher, Oklahoma. Picher, Oklahoma was founded around the mine from day one. When lead and zinc ore were found on a claim in 1913, people began to move in. The town was even named for O.S. Picher, who owned Picher Lead Company if that tells you anything.

Old Photo - Picher Oklahoma Lead Zinc Mining Town Street ...

Feb 11, 2019- Old Photo - Picher Oklahoma Lead Zinc Mining Town Street Scene. Visit. Discover ideas about Ghost Towns. February 2019. Model T Ford Forum: Old Photo - Picher Oklahoma Lead Zinc Mining Town Street Scene. Ghost Towns Oklahoma Kansas Back In The Day Main Street Old Photos ...

Picher, Oklahoma - Wikipedia

Picher is a ghost town and former city in Ottawa County, Oklahoma, United States.This was a major national center of lead and zinc mining at the heart of the Tri-State Mining District.. More than a century of unrestricted subsurface excavation dangerously undermined most of Picher's town buildings and left giant piles of toxic metal-contaminated mine tailings (known as chat) heaped throughout ...

Tar Creek Photos — Tar Creek

Click below to download photos of TAR CREEK! If you have photos from a screening you've attended, or if you've just passed through Tar Creek and taken a few snapshots, send them to us at [email protected] and we'll get them up here.. Scenes from Tar Creek

Last days of Picher, Oklahoma - YouTube

May 25, 2011· The last days of Picher, Oklahoma. Photos taken in May of 2011. Destruction was well underway. Picher was a mining community which was once …

Picher | The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture

As mining activity decreased, the population dropped steadily to 5,848 in 1940 and to 2,553 in 1960. Picher was the most productive mining field in the Tri-State Lead and Zinc District (Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri) and produced more than $20 billion in ore from 1917 to 1947.

Oklahoma-Mines - Mining Artifacts

Oklahoma Mining, Oklahoma zinc mining, Oklahoma Lead mining, Picher Oklahoma, McAlester, Henryetta, Oklahoma Coal Mining, Weir City, Tri-state district. OKLAHOMA MINES. The Tri-State district was an historic lead-zinc mining district located in southwest Missouri, southeast Kansas and northeast Oklahoma. The district produced lead and zinc for ...

Picher, OK - Picher, Oklahoma Map & Directions - MapQuest

Picher is a ghost town and former city in Ottawa County, Oklahoma, United States. It was formerly a center of lead and zinc mining. Discoveries of ground contamination and the possibility of a cave-in of mines under the city have prompted its population to evacuate, and the …

Tri-State Mining District legacy in northeastern Oklahoma

TSMD intertwines with the Quapaw, white miners, and other area residents from the early days of shallow ore mining in Missouri and Kansas, to the establishment of boomtowns and years of mining in vast underground caverns in Oklahoma, to life post-mining. Keywords: Mining, Quapaw, Tri-State Mining District (TSMD), lead, zinc, Picher Field, Tar ...

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