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Bodie, California

In 1877, the mining operations in Bodie, California were bought out by the Standard Mining Company and within months, the partners discovered a significant vein of rich gold ore. Profits rose dramatically and by the end of 1878 Bodie's, population had soared to some 5,000 people. The Standard Mine would yield nearly 15 million dollars in gold over the next 25 years.

Bodie, CA - Boone Store

Bodie, CA - Boone Store

Bodie, CA - Boone Store Interior

Bodie, CA - Boone Store Interior

Bodie, CA - Boone Store, 1962

Bodie, CA - Boone Store, 1962

Bodie, CA - Cemetery

Bodie, CA - Cemetery

Bodie, CA - Cemetery Bodey Grave

Bodie, CA - Cemetery Bodey Grave

Bodie, CA - Cemetery Grave

Bodie, CA - Cemetery Grave

Bodie, CA - Cemetery Rosa Mae

Bodie, CA - Cemetery Rosa Mae

Bodie, CA - Cemetery vintage

Bodie, CA - Cemetery vintage

Bodie, CA - Gas Pumps

Bodie, CA - Gas Pumps

Bodie, CA - Medicine

Bodie, CA - Medicine

Bodie, CA - Methodist Church

Bodie, CA - Methodist Church

Bodie, CA - Methodist Church Interior

Bodie, CA - Methodist Church Interior

Bodie, CA - Methodist Church Vintage

Bodie, CA - Methodist Church Vintage

Bodie, CA - School

Bodie, CA - School

Bodie, CA - School Interior

Bodie, CA - School Interior

Bodie, CA - School, 1962

Bodie, CA - School, 1962

Bodie. CA - 1962

Bodie. CA - 1962

Bodie. CA - Bank, 1962

Bodie. CA - Bank, 1962

Bodie. CA - Billiards Hall

Bodie. CA - Billiards Hall

Bodie. CA - Building, vintage

Bodie. CA - Building, vintage