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Black-and-white photograph of prospector Edmund Horne wearing a suit, high-cut boots and holding a cigar.
Black-and-white photograph of prospector Edmund Horne paddling on a lake with the forest in the background.
A colourful painting of the famous prospector on a canoe. The background is covered in blue and green, and the man and his canoe are painted in red and yellow.
Colour photograph of about 15 prospecting artifacts spread out on a wood box and a canvas bag laying on the ground with a wood structure inside it. 
Black-and-white photograph of a man in work clothes standing beside the control panel of a device with four crossed antennas. A forest is visible in the background.
Black-and-white photograph of three prospectors. One of them is paddling a canoe while the two others are lighting a fire.
Black-and-white aerial view photograph of a wood building surrounded by trees at the intersection of two gravel paths.
Black-and-white photograph of the shores of Lake Timiskaming, lined with rocks and trees, with a squared high-tower made of wooden planks.
Black-and-white photograph of about fifteen people in front of the four Wright Mine’s wood buildings located along the shores of Lake Timiskaming.
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