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    • Cripple Creek up to date

    • Bird's eye view of Cripple Creek, Colorado northwest from Gold Hill (possibly Anchoria-Leland Mine area) with Mount Pisgah in the background; surface mine buildings and tailings are in foreground; scene includes business commercial district with...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Paris Mill Buckskin Gulch, Alma, Colo.

    • View of the Paris Mill in Buckskin Gulch, Alma (Park County), Colorado. Shows a wooden stamp mill topped with a tramway bay, roof dormers, and sheet metal shed roofs. Out buildings, a smokestack, and mine tram cables are nearby. The Mosquito Range...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mills.; Mining.; Ore industry.; Paris Mill (Alma, Colo.)--1930-1940.
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    • Chemical laboratory, Colo. School of Mines

    • Students sit at work tables in the chemical laboratory classroom at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. Glass bottles, beakers, a funnel and filter, and a crock are on the tables and in the room. A teacher stands...
    • Colorado School of Mines--1910-1920.; Golden (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Classrooms--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Laboratories--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Students--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1915 and 1920]
    • Geological labratory [sic], Colo. State School of Mines

    • Students sit at long wooden tables and study rock specimens in the geology lab at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. Wooden drawers filled with rocks are in front of the students. Two students wear sweaters with...
    • Colorado School of Mines--1910-1920.; Golden (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Classrooms--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Laboratories--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Students--Colorado--Golden--1910-1920.; Universities &...
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Mojave gold strike

    • View of the shafthouse, buildings, and tailings of the Silver Queen Mine near Mojave, California.
    • Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Silver Queen Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.
    • 1934 December 7
    • Marble yard and mill at Marble, Colo.

    • View looking west through the marble yard the marble mill site in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The metal shed covering was completed in May 1915.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Marble--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.
    • [between 1926 and 1941]
    • Staff of Sunnyside Mine San Juan County, Colorado

    • Sunnyside Mine (San Juan County, Colorado) miners are: (back, l to r) J. T. Franks -surveyor, engineer; Wilfred Fleming, superintendent (1922-31); Dick Cram, warehouse; Fred Melzer - engineer; Sam Usnick, shifter; Martin Loftus, shifter; Ed Heuter,...
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sunnyside Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1930.
    • 1928
    • Colorado

    • Miners and a dog pose near a mine entrance in Colorado.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Scenes above Georgetown "Terrible Lode"

    • Stereographic view of the head frame, tailings, and shafthouse of the Terrible Mine on Brown Mountain near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Terrible Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1880.; Silver mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1880.
    • [between 1864 and 1877]
    • Arastra in Buckskin Gulch above Alma

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra) by Buckskin Creek, Park County, Colorado; shows a man kneeling by a water-filled, circular hole, used by miners for grinding ore.
    • Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Park County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Park County--1920-1930.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Park County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1920-1930.; Streams--Colorado--Park...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Water in tailings pond is recovered to reuse in slurry pipeline

    • View of the drainage system and tailings pond at the Henderson Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Facilities--1970-1980.; Tailings dams--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1974 and 1980]
    • Dedication of the Henderson Mine site commemorated initial production that month after $500...

    • A group of spectators look on as a man gives a speech at the commemoration of production that month after a 500 million dollar investment at the Henderson Mine, Clear Creek, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Meetings--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Public...
    • July, 1976
    • Workers at Henderson mine prepare to go undergound

    • Miners walk near rows of gagues enroute to the cage in the shaft of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats and tool belts.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Double tracks allow quick return of empty ore trains over the 14.2 mile trip from the mill to the...

    • An engineer sits in ASEA electric locomotive number 3508 as it pulls empty mine cars between the Henderson Mine and Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • ASEA (Firm)--Products--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • ASEA locomotives, built in Sweden, power ore trains between the Henderson Mine and Mill

    • An engineer sits in ASEA electric locomotive number 3502, it pulls ore cars on the rail line between the Henderson Mine and Mill (Grand County) Colorado.
    • ASEA (Firm)--Products--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Molybdenum ore stockpiles await the ball mills after grinding at the Henderson primary crusher

    • A semi truck is parked near an ore pile under a covered conveyor at the Henderson Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Trucks--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1974 and 1980]
    • The ore tunnel at Henderson extends 9.6 miles under the Continental Divide

    • Miners stand near the headframe of a ventilation shaft of the Henderson Tunnel in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1974 and 1976]
    • Woman miner, right, works along side male counterpart on "jumbo" drill sharing equally...

    • Miners, a man and a woman, work with a pneumatic drill in a tunnel of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats with miners' lights.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Workers load powder into drilled holes via hose using compressed air

    • Miners (a man and a woman) load explosives into the wall of a tunnel at the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats with miners' lights.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Explosives--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • These huge boilers at the Henderson Mine heat water for surface domestic heat

    • A technician stands near a group of horizontal tubular boilers at the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Signs on the boilers read: "Cleaver Brooks".
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Boilers--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Workers at Henderson using a "jumbo" drill advance this drift by drilling a series of...

    • Miners use an LHD (load-haul-dump) and pneumatic drill in a tunnel of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. A sign on the LHD reads: "Ingersoll Rand".
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Entrance of Gilsonite Mine

    • A miner holds the reins of a two horse team near the Gilsonite Mine, Gilsonite (Mesa County), Colorado, mine.
    • Gilsonite (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gilsonite Mine (Mesa County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Gilsonite--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Gilsonite--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Gilsonite--1900-1910.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • At the Sun & Moon

    • Interior view of a tunnel of the Sun and Moon Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows men on a hand car on the mine tramway.
    • Handcars--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Sun and Moon Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Breaking New Ground

    • A man swings a pick ax at a large rock in Nepera Park, upper Yonkers, New York. The rock sits in an indentation in a small cliff. The man wears a hat.
    • Yonkers (N.Y.)--1890-1920.; Miners--New York--Yonkers--1890-1920.; Mining--New York--Yonkers--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1915]
    • Ore transportation

    • Horses and freight wagons used to transport ore at a mining camp in Colorado. Shows mining structures, logs, and rock pilings.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Shipping--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • "Mucking" contest

    • Colorado School of Mines Professor Frush, in suit and tie, and student Myron Beck, dump an ore cart load of rocks as a group of students, including George Olson and Dick Moore, look on during Engineer's Day celebrations in Golden, Jefferson County,...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Contests--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • February 1968
    • Golden, Colorado School of Mines

    • Two Colorado School of Mines students compete in a hand drilling contest with a hydraulic drill on a large stone block during Engineer's Day, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado. Foothills are in the background.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Contests--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Students--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [1968]
    • Colorado tour 7, Experimental Plant, School of Mines, Golden

    • Exterior view of the Colorado School of Mines 1912 Experimental Plant of the School of Mines Research Institute in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows the multi-story structure with sloping and monitor roofs with outbuildings, automobiles and...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Buildings--Colorado--Golden--1930-1940.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1930-1940.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • The Colorado School of Mines geophysics labratory

    • "The Colorado School of Mines geophysics laboratory, showing Professor C. A. Heiland using a pair of geophones. This accoustic method, an outgrowth of trench warfare in Europe, is employed in connection with seismic prospecting. Seismographs in the...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1920-1930.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Red Rock Amphitheater was the scene of the 90th annual commencement

    • The Colorado School of Mines 90th annual commencement procession includes, left to right, Col. Willaim Leckie in dress uniform, Chief Marshall, Dr. Orlo E. Childs president, Dr. Ben H. Parker chairman of the board and former president, Morgan J....
    • Graduation ceremonies--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1964
    • The spectrophotometer

    • Dr. Robert Witter, center, chemistry professor at the Colorado School of Mines, and Roland Fischer, Dow Chemical executive, right, discuss the uses of the X ray florescence spectrophotometer with Dr. Orlo E. Childs, President of Mines. The...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Childs, Orlo E., 1914-; Fischer, Roland.; Witter, Robert.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1968
    • Colorado tour 7, Advanced Chemistry Building, School of Mines, Golden

    • Exterior view of the Colorado School of Mines chemistry building, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows the circular arch entrance with three windows above, corbelling and the stepped parapet through the trees. Robert S. Roeschlaub architect...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Buildings--Colorado--Golden--1930-1940.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1930-1940.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Headquarters for AMAX Western Operations, Golden, Colorado

    • View across the landscaped parking lot of the AMAX Western Operations headquarters, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows the two- story brick building with intersecting shingle hipped roofs. Parked automobiles include: Camaro, Mercedes, Pinto,...
    • AMAX, Inc.--1980-1990.; Golden (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Golden--1980-1990.
    • [1980]
    • Water power, dam and flume head gate

    • View of a Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Corporation of American Mines) dam and flume head gate on Clear Creek in Dumont (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A utility tower and Route 40 are near the stream.
    • Corporation of American Mines--Buildings--1920-1930.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo)--1920-1930.; Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dumont (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dams--Colorado--Dumont--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • Trestle, Route 40 and water power

    • View of a Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Corporation of American Mines) tipple over Route 40 near Clear Creek in Dumont (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A man stands beside an automobile near frame and tin sided buildings. A sign on the tipple...
    • Corporation of American Mines--Buildings--1920-1930.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo)--1920-1930.; Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dumont (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dirt...
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • The old smelter on the east side of south 9th street near the river

    • View of a smelter plant with smokestacks, railroad cars, and tailings in Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Smelters--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Repairing ore concentrating mixing tank, Golden Cycle mill; Colorado Springs

    • Worker welds a tank inside the Golden Cycle Mine and mill, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
    • Mixing machinery--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Golden Cycle Mine (El Paso County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1940.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Colorado...
    • [1930?]
    • George S. Minot at age 20 Pvt Signal Corps, Colorado National Guard Trinidad, Colorado.

    • Private George S. Minot of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, poses outside in Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado. He wears an ammunition belt and holster with his uniform.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Trinidad...
    • November, 1913
    • Colonel Davis seated in front of his tent in the main militia camp at Trinidad.

    • Colonel Davis of the Colorado National Guard, called in to suppress the UMW strike against CF&I, poses by his tent in a camp near Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Trinidad...
    • [1913 or 1914]
    • Dean Jordan, Mr. Wyatt, Dr. Brown at the Graduate Research Center Building

    • Dean Jordan, Director of Research Services William H. Wyatt and Dr. Brown walk outside the Mission style old gymnasium on the Colorado School of Mines campus. They all wear sport coats; Jordan and Wyatt have bow ties.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1965
    • Sluicing for gold in San Francisquito Canyon

    • Miners operate a hydraulic sluice in San Francisquito Canyon, Los Angeles County, California. The placer mine machine consists of adobe columns, pulleys, ropes, and wood boxes. Donkeys are loaded with ore bags.
    • San Francisquito Canyon (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--California--Los Angeles County--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--California--San Francisquito Canyon--1890-1900.; Miners--California--Los Angeles County--1890-1900.; Mining--California--San...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Miners

    • Prospectors Jake Lil and Mike Heiser pose outdoors with Baldy, a burro, near Eureka Gulch in San Juan County, Colorado. Baldy wears saddle bags.
    • Eureka (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Pack animals--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Heiser, Mike.; Lil, Jake.
    • 1904
    • Women's march

    • Miners and women march to free Mother Jones from prison and support the UMW Ludlow strike against CF&I, Commercial Street, Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado.
    • Jones, Mother, 1843?-1930--Capture & imprisonment.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal...
    • [1914]

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