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The Irish Orphan Abduction 

At the turn of the century, Clifton was a Wild West mining town. The copper smelter stained the air with sulfurous emissions, and some women blamed their infertility on the pollution. At right is Chase Creek.

Image credit: Courtesy The Copper Era


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Uploaded: Mar 15, 2007
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