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What's All This About Mining For Tin?

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The Carolinas are the only section of the country where tin has been found in large deposits. The American Consolidated Tin Mines Corporation purchased a large land area near Lincolnton in Lincoln County that is considered to be the richest tin deposit in the nation. The company's mining operation is a departure from the traditional method of tin mining.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 27, Dec 1933, p20, 22, il