The Western Australian Museum - Geraldton gratefully acknowledges the contributions from the Mid West and mining communities who have shared their stories, images and objects.

Atkinson families
Jim Bailey
Ken Bailey
Guy Bowra
Kevin Brand
Bevan Broad
Ray Calligaro
Chamber of Minerals and Energy WA
Chapman Valley Historical Society
City of Geraldton-Greenough
Lou Checker Jnr
Cockburn Cement Ltd
Crosslands Resources Ltd
Department of Education
Department of Mines and Petroleum
Hans Faust
FitzGerald family
Geological Survey of Western Australia
Geraldton Iron Ore Alliance
Geraldton-Greenough Historical Society
Geraldton-Greenough Regional Library
Geraldton Port Authority
Gindalbie Metals Ltd
GMA Garnet Group
Stan Gratte
Greenough Pioneer Museum
Kevin Healy
Iluka Resources Ltd
Ben Ingham
Irwin District Historical Society
Malcolm Douglas Films
George McDonald
Wayne McDonald
Phil Melling
Mid West Development Commission
Minerals and Metal Group Ltd
Morawa Historical Society
Mt Magnet Historical Society
Murchsion Metals Ltd
National Archives of Australia
Northampton Historical Society
Oakajee Port and Rail
Bob Porter
Family of Delys Rechner-Cross
Rio Tinto Minerals
Roc Oil Company Ltd
Royal Western Australian Historical Society
Sinosteel Midwest Corporation Ltd
State Library of Western Australia
State Library of South Australia
Jamie Strickland
Elaine Taylor
Mark Barley and Vicky Winton, University of Western Australia
Valentine family
Wajarri Yamatji Traditional Owners of Weld Range
Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation

We also gratefully acknowledge the assistance of our Western Australian Museum curatorial, conservation, design, web services, marketing and media colleagues in Perth and Fremantle who have assisted in the exhibition and website development.