George B. Mobley and J. T. Conway on a makeshift elevator - Green Cove Springs, Florida

George B. Mobley and J. T. Conway on a makeshift elevator - Green Cove Springs, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/68202
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • George B. Mobley and J. T. Conway on a makeshift elevator - Green Cove Springs, Florida

Image Number

  • C009014

Year

  • 1948

Date Note

  • Photographed on January 23, 1948.

Series Title

General Note

  • The photograph was taken during the gold excavation in Gold Cove Springs headed by gold hunter, George B. Mobley.
  • Mobley is the elderly man sitting on J. T. Conway's lap.
  • Mobley is carried down a shaft to use his "gold-finding" rod to determine the depth of what he believes is buried treasure.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 012084.

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