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    • Headframe and shaft house at Boncarbo mine

    • A man identified as George Hughes poses near a headframe and shaft house at the Boncarbo mine in Sarcillo Canyon (Las Animas County), Colorado. The shaft house is constructed from corrugated tin. The headframe is made of iron beams. Hughes wears a...
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    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Miners on headframe

    • A group of miners pose on the wood headframe of a mine probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes, overalls, and caps. A sign on the headframe reads: "Danger."
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    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • El Paso Mine, Nichols Shaft

    • View of the El Paso Mine and the headframe for the Nichols Shaft located near Cripple Creek (Teller, County), Colorado. Lettering on the headframe reads: "Mine Trip Here Today." A tin roof with white lettering reads: "Take the Famous Gold Mine Trip...
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    • Unidentified mine, Boulder County

    • View of an unidentified mine on the side of a steep hill in Boulder County, Colorado. Men stand on and near a headframe, tailings and a stone retaining wall. A horse used to power a large winch used for the mine stands on the headframe. Men pose...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Denver and Northwestern Railway tramway to Leyden

    • A view of the Leyden coal mine in Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows a headframe, coal cars of the Denver and Northwestern railway company and mining buildings in the background. A workers sits on a bench on the headframe.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • View of Victor

    • View of Victor, Colorado, from hillside near Midland Terminal railroad station; includes two-story brick commercial buildings, business district, one-story wooden frame residences along hillside, Gold Coin Mine, smokestack & headframe, side and...
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    • [1899 or 1900]
    • Last Dollar Mine

    • Groups of miners poses on a tipple, and near a headframe at the Last Dollar Mine near Independence in Teller County, Colorado. Two men are on tailings piles; one man sits on a fallen log. Shows frame buildings with smokestacks, cribbing near a...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The Moon Anchor Gold Mining Company buildings, a wooden headframe, tailings, a water tank, and outhouse are on a dirt road on an embankment overlooking the town. Workmen and wagons are on...
    • Detroit Photographic Co.
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    • Headframe and shaft house at Boncarbo mine

    • View of a head frame and shaft house at Boncarbo mine in Sarcillo Canyon (Las Animas County), Colorado. The shaft house is constructed from corrugated tin. The headframe is made from iron beams.
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    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Good Hoist Mine- Cripple Creek

    • View of the Good Hoist Mine works near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. Three men stand between a wooden building and headframe that is anchored to another building. One man leans on a mine car near a metal trough that leads down a slope...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Sunrise, headframe

    • View of a headframe and mine buildings and Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad ore cars that read: "CB & Q" on tracks at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company owned Sunrise Mine in Platte County, Wyoming. Shows cogs and pulleys between the head frame...
    • Zellers, Bob.
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    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Matchless Mine dedication

    • Men and women in raincoats and holding umbrellas gather outside of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine near Leadville (Lake County) Colorado. The wood cabin has a tin roof. A headframe is beside the cabin. Tailings piles are in the...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Miners pose near a hoist

    • Miners pose near a headframe and hoist that holds a cage loaded with a mine car. One man holds a pail.
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    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Specimen Mine

    • View of a headframe and tipple at the Specimen Mine (gold) in the Cripple Creek Mining District between Cripple Creek and Victor in Teller County, Colorado. Tailings and frame buildings are near the mine. Buildings and cribbing are in the distance.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Alpine

    • View of Alpine Coal Mine structures, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows headframe, gondola cars full of coal, smokestacks, and a sign: "Baldwin." Renamed Baldwin in 1910.
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    • [1910]
    • The disaster at Crested Butte, Colorado

    • Snow is on the ground at the Colorado Coal and Iron Company's Jokerville coal mine in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows log and frame mine buildings, a covered snow shed and a headframe. Women in mourning with blankets around their...
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
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    • Alpine

    • View of Alpine Coal Mine structures, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows smoking stacks, headframe and piles of timber. Renamed Baldwin in 1910.
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    • 1910
    • Mining machinery

    • A group of men stand at the base of a tall wood headframe that extends over a mine shaft possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. The frame houses mechanical works that serve as a lift for ore cars.
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    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Colorado coal mining

    • View of loaded ore cars and a headframe at an unidentified coal mine belonging to the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company, Colorado.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Rugby

    • Four men pose near a horse-drawn wagon and metal shed with a wooden headframe at a mine in Rugby (Las Animas County), Colorado. Three of the men wear work clothes, the fourth wears a suit and vest. Shows a wagon filled with supplies and or...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Victor, Colo. and the Gold Coin Mine

    • View of Victor, Colorado, & Gold Coin Mine in Teller County from hillside near Midland Terminal Railroad station; shows Gold Coin Mine and smokestack, side and rear view of Gold Coin Club building, commercial brick business buildings, wooden frame...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1895 and 1899]
    • Pay-Me Mine

    • A man sits in an automobile parked near the headframe of the Pay-Me Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. Piles of building and equipment remnants are nearby.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • The Silver Cord Mine

    • View of the Silver Cord Mine with frame mine buildings on terraces, a headframe tipple, log buttressing, and cabins, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Horse whim Sunshine, Colo.

    • View of the headframe of a mine near Sunshine (Boulder County), Colorado. A horse in an arrastra stands near a small wood building in the distance.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Robert E. Lee Mine, Leadville

    • View of the headframe and buildings of the Robert E. Lee Mine, Leadville (Lake County), Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1885]
    • Camp Bird

    • View of a metal headframe building, covered ore conveyor, and silo at Camp Bird (Ouray County), Colorado. A metal building, houses, a stream and an old wooden tipple are nearby.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1964
    • Victor

    • Panoramic view of houses and commercial buildings in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows frame houses, dirt roads, mine tailings, and the Providence Mine building or headframe. Building signs read: "Eclipse Livery & Feed Stables, Saddle Horses,...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1893 and 1900?]
    • Rhyolite, Nevada

    • Miners pose on a tailings pile at the Yankee Girl Mine, Rhyolite, Nevada. A sign, "Yankee Girl", is on top of the headframe.
    • Weyle.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The Valley Queen Mine, Platoro, Colorado

    • View of the Valley Queen mine shed and headframe in Platoro (Conejos) County, Colorado; a man sits and rolls a cigarette.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Argo Mill & Mine

    • View of the Argo Mill building at 2517 Riverside Drive in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The five-story building is red, and includes a headframe and ore processing facility. The building has large white letters on the top level that...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2002
    • Matchless Mine

    • View of the abandoned Matchless Mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows a headframe, shop, tailings, and the supply cabin where Baby Doe Tabor lived and died.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • [between 1954 and 1960?]
    • Reform Mine mill from a distance

    • View of the abandoned mill for the Reform Mine on the side of a hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a two tiered building with tin, shed roofs and a smokestack. The building is covered in tar paper. Shows the headframe and tailings for the mine...
    • Henderson, John R.
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    • Best friend

    • Miners, one on horseback, pose near a wood frame building, in the Leadville Mining District, probably in Lake County, Colorado. Shows a headframe and the Sawatch Mountain Range.
    • Turner, Thomas C., photographer.
    • [between 1875 and 1890?]
    • Engineer Pass from Mineral Point

    • View of the mining camp of Mineral Point (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows the abandoned headframe of a mine and wooden buildings and cabins. Engineer Pass and a dirt road are in the distance.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1967
    • Forbes

    • View of a coal mine operation in Forbes (Las Animas County), Colorado with elevated platform, headframe, buildings, railroad cars and lumber.
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    • 1914
    • Little Johnny [sic] Mine, Leadville

    • View of the abandoned Little Jonny Mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows tailings piles, mine buildings and possibly a headframe. The Sawatch Range is in the distance.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1977
    • Forbes

    • Coal mine operation with raised platform, headframe, railroad car and tracks in Forbes (Las Animas County), Colorado.
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    • [1914?]
    • Ophir Loop Silver Bell Mine and Mill

    • View of the town of Ophir Loop and the Rio Grande Southern Ophir Loop railroad bridge (butterfly trestle 44A) over Howard Fork (a stream) in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows the railroad trestle, the RGS railroad depot and the Silver Bell Mine,...
    • McKee, Thomas M., 1854-1939.
    • [between 1891 and 1910?]
    • Hill Side mine

    • Six men, three women, and three children pose at the Hillside mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Possessions include a tent, a rocker, horses, and a headframe above a shaft which has a full ore bucket attached.
    • Wilson, J. G.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Grade of new, 2nd track in Eagle River Canon

    • View of Eagle River Canyon and the Eagle River, in Eagle County, Colorado; shows rock retaining walls, a mine building and headframe, and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]

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