Nevada Ellis (left) and Sister Alberta Ellis taken in Dixie Valley, the ladies chaps were made out of sheep skin by their father.
Leon and Mary Ellis – winter in Dixie Valley in the 1930s.
Photo is undated; individuals are not identified.
Mine located 3 miles east of the town of Rawhide, NV. Per the CCMA database, the mine was producing 75 tons of ore per day in 1948.
Original David Wightman home at 6950 Pasture Road. Built 1880.