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  • All fields: Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.
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    • American Fluorspar, Salida

    • View of corrugated metal buildings of the American Fluorspar mine near Salida in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows metal barrels, timber cribbing, a driveway, cars and dirt roads beside the fluorspar processing facility.
    • Fluorspar industry--Colorado--Salida--1940-1950.; American Fluorspar Mine Company Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Metal buildings--Colorado--Salida--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Salida--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Alie Bell mine near Hancock

    • View of a dilapidated log structure at the Alie Bell mine near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a metal chimney pipe, square, hand hewn wooden walls and a shed with a tin roof.
    • Alie Bell Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chimneys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1950
    • Alie Bell mine near Hancock

    • Dilapidated buildings from the Alie Bell mine are on either side of a dirt road near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. The wooden ore storage building has clerestory windows, tin roofs and ore chutes. Across the road is a collapsed log building...
    • Alie Bell Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chimneys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Mine...
    • 1950
    • Hancock, Alie Bell Mine

    • View of abandoned Alie Bell mine buildings near Hancock, Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Alie Bell Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.;...
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    • C. F. & I. mine on Monarch Pass

    • Overlook view of the Colorado Fuel & Iron mine at Monarch Pass in Chaffee County, Colorado shows: shaft house, tailings, and railroad tracks with cars full of ore.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Colorado Fuel & Iron Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1940-1950.;...
    • [1940?]
    • Limestone quarry near Monarch D&RG

    • View of the Colorado Fuel & Iron mine at Monarch Pass in Chaffee County, Colorado; shows shaft house, sheds, tailings, and Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks with cars full of ore.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Madonna

    • View of the Madonna mine in Chaffee County, Colorado with tailings and shaft house.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Madonna Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • D&RGW, Monarch, Colo. (2-8-2) 496.

    • Aerial view of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 496 (2-8-2) on the wye at Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows dirt roads and a car.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1948 September 23
    • Near Hancock Flora Bell mine

    • Dilapidated buildings from the Flora Bell mine stand atop a pile of mine tailings near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. A trestle spans the dirt road.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings (Metallurgy)--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Trestles--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1950
    • Near Hancock Flora Bell mine

    • Dilapidated buildings from the Flora Bell mine stand atop a pile of mine tailings near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. A trestle spans the dirt road.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings (Metallurgy)--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Trestles--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Poncha Pass road crossing cut - as cab of 496 just passing

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 496 vents steam on the Poncha Pass road in Chaffee County, Colorado; snow flanks the train and covers distant mountains.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1949 January 28
    • Near Hancock Flora Bell mine

    • Dilapidated buildings from the Flora Bell mine stand atop a pile of mine tailings near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Tailings (Metallurgy)--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1950
    • U.S. Fluorspar

    • View of what is identified as a U.S. Fluorspar site, probably in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows mine buildings with tar paper siding on a hillside, houses in the Arkansas River valley and mountains in the Sawatch Range.
    • Fluorspar industry--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Ascending Poncha Pass

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western freight train with locomotives 499, with pilot plow, and locomotive 496 between Poncha Springs and Mears Junction, (Chaffee County), Colorado; snow covers the hillsides. The locomotives vent steam and smoke.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1949 January 28
    • Poncha Pass road crossing cut - coming through snow

    • View of two Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives in deep snow on the Poncha Pass road in Chaffee County, Colorado. Locomotive 496 vents steam.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Blizzards--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1949 January 28
    • Ascending Poncha Pass

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western freight train with locomotives 499, with a pilot plow, and locomotive 496 between Poncha Springs and Mears Junction, (Chaffee County), Colorado. Highway 285 is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Roads--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1949 January 28
    • D&RGW railroad official at road crossing Poncha Pass, Colo. Rocky Mountain RR Club excursion,...

    • Rocky Mountain Railroad Club members and railroad crewmen pose by Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 499 (2-8-2) near Poncha Pass (Chaffee County), Colorado. The locomotive has a push snowplow.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Rocky Mountain Railroad Club--People--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Chaffee--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1949 September 25
    • D&RGW

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad train with caboose #0574, a baggage car, and narrow gauge passenger cars en route from Salida to Alamosa, near Poncha Junction in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows a siding, a pile of railroad ties...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; San Luis Valley (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Sangre de Cristo Range (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Saguache County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 November 4
    • Denver, South Park & Pacific R.R. grade near Hancock

    • View of an abandoned grade (Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad, later the Colorado and Southern Railway) near Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--Facilities--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.
    • 1953 August 29
    • Hancock - Flora Bell mine

    • View of machine parts and a large furnace at the Flora Bell (possibly the Allie Bell) mine, between Hancock and Romley, Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • View of old "stamp mill" used for crushing ore

    • Smitty poses near abandoned stamp mill machinery that includes stamps and a flywheel near Trout Creek Pass, Chaffee County, Colorado. The abandoned Colorado and Southern (C&S) grade, Mount Princeton, and Mount Harvard are in the distance.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Milling machines--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.; Smitty.
    • September 27, 1941
    • Calumet mine

    • A two track dirt road leads to the remains of the Calumet mine in the hills near Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1950
    • Lone Wolf mine near Manoa

    • A residential cabin, made of vertical board siding and sheet metal roofing, stands in a state of disrepair near the Lone Wolf mine in Chaffee County, Colorado. A sign with, "Lone Wolf," painted on it is nailed to the side of the cabin.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cabins--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940-1950.
    • 1950
    • Lone Wolf mine near Manoa

    • Dilapidated buildings of the Lone Wolf mine in Chaffee County, Colorado are made of hewn logs and have gabled roofs.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Chaffee County--1940- 1950.
    • 1950

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