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New Almaden Quicksilver Mines

The New Almaden Quicksilver mines were located in Santa Clara County, a few miles south of San Jose. The New Almaden Mine itself, registered in 1845, was older than any gold mine in the state; it operated over a longer period of time, from 1840's to 1940's; and yielded metal ... [More]

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