Borax Smith's 1885 buckboard wagon. Borax Museum at Furnace Creek Ranch, Death Valley NP, California, USA.
Borax Smith's 1885 buckboard (four-wheeled wagon) was used on trips from Mojave to Death Valley via Wingate Pass. See historical mining and transportation equipment at the Borax Museum at Furnace Creek Ranch, in Death Valley National Park, California, USA. The oldest house in Death Valley was built in 1883 by F.M. "Borax" Smith in Twenty Mule Team Canyon, then moved here by his Pacific Coast Borax Company in 1954 to serve as a museum.Add to Lightbox Download