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  • All fields: Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
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    • 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 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]
    • 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]
    • 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]
    • Crushed rock is dumped and leveled over Urad Mine tailings to provide a firm base for reclamation

    • View of a bulldozer leveling the reclamation area of the Urad mine site, Clear Creek County, Colorado. The mill and tailings pond are in the background.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Urad Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Bulldozers--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Reclamation of land--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1970 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
    • Crushed rock is dumped and leveled over Urad Mine tailings to provide a firm base for reclamation

    • A bulldozer stands by as a dump truck dumps crushed rock used for leveling the reclamation area of the Urad mine site, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Urad Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Bulldozers--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Dump trucks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Dr. Larry Brown, kneeling, explains the growth processes of experimental grass seed mixture at the...

    • Dr. Larry Brown demonstrates to his co-workers the growth processes of an experimental mixture of grass seed using crushed rock, wood chips, and dried sludge during the reclamation of the Urad mine site, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--People--1970-1980.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Reclamation of land--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Brown, Larry.
    • [between 1975 and 1980]
    • The Urad reclamation starts to take shape

    • View of the reclamation area, in its early stages, at the Urad mine site, Clear Creek County, Colorado. The mine, dam, and mill are in the distance.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Urad Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Reclamation of land--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Dr. Larry Brown, kneeling, explains the growth processes of experimental grass seed mixture at the...

    • Dr. Larry Brown demonstrates to his co-workers the growth processes of an experimental mixture of grass seed using crushed rock, wood chips, and dried sludge during the reclamation of the Urad mine site, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--People--1970-1980.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Reclamation of land--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Brown, Larry.
    • [between 1975 and 1980]
    • An aerial view of the restabilization of the Urad reclamation

    • Two dump trucks are parked in the reclamation area at the Urad mine site, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Crushed rock from the Henderson mine was hauled here and used as tailings cover and substrate for vegetation. The mill is in the background.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Urad Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Reclamation of land--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]

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