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    Found in near known Sierra Gold Camp

    My friend found this on his land recently. He had tailings and remnants of gold mining that he believes operated 1860-1880.

    W S Harris. And the number 3.

    Any ideas?Click image for larger version. 

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    steve andermatt

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    Maybe an overalls button? but by no means am I an expert on buttons, maybe a button guy will look at the post there are a lot of guys that know buttons.Also guys that just enjoy looking for items.Someone will probably give you the correct answer just give them time.
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    dirt sniffer

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    I think button too. Charles R Harris patented suspender buckles for w.s. 1886...https://books.google.com/books?id=oR...patent&f=false
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    THANKS!

    Great research!!
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    Nice find!
    Phil

 

 

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