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    • Caribou, Colo. early mine machinery 1941

    • A wooden drum from a "slack-belt" hoist (widely used in Caribou mines during the early mining days) and a boiler that supplied steam to activate the hoist and pumps, stand in the foreground on a hill near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Pine...
    • Mining equipment--1940-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Caribou (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boilers--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--1940-1950.
    • [1941?]
    • Hoist and operator, Nederland

    • A man holds a lever and sits at a mine hoist in a wooden building at the Wolf Tongue tungsten mine in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows machinery and cable wrapped on a spool. A calendar on the wall reads "December 1941" and a poster...
    • Nederland (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Wolf Tongue Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Nederland--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Nederland--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Nederland--1940-1950.; Tungsten mines &...
    • 1941
    • Hydraulic mine near Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified hydraulic mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. A miner operates a large mechanical crane, or hoist, with a forked basket The device has a metal frame and counter-weight and is supported on a timber upright. Cables...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery.; Hydraulic mining.; Miners.; Tipples.
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    • Interior Delmonio mine, near Central City

    • Interior view of a miner's shack shows five miners posing, Delmonio mine, Gilpin County, Colorado. The men are in a barrel, on a hoist, and at the hoist controls. A miner's lamp and hatchet hang on the wall.
    • Delmonio Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.;...
    • 1902
    • Engine hoist

    • Two men pose in the interior of the engine hoist room at a mining camp in Colorado. Shows hoist machinery; clothing hung on paneled walls; shelf with lanterns.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Wintergreen hoist @ Kokomo, Colo.

    • Interior of the Wintergreen Mine in Kokomo (Summit County), Colorado shows a hoist with a belt and cable.
    • Kokomo (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Wintergreen Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Kokomo--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Kokomo--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Kokomo--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Mines - Della S - Aspen air hoist

    • Interior view of the Dellas Mine in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado; shows a miner, an air powered cable hoist, and tools.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dellas Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1893, February 26
    • Horse hoist

    • Prospectors pose beneath a wood frame hoist structure at a Colorado mining camp, probably in Teller County. One man holds a lever. Shows horse tied to winch, box attached to hoist cable, platform with tunnel underneath, small wood building.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Hoist room equipment

    • Interior of an unidentified mine shows a hoist with a cable and belt, pipes, rope, anvil, tools, a box reads: "Original Stearic Wax Candles, E. Schneider & Co."
    • Hoisting machinery--1890-1910.; Interiors--1890-1910.; Mining--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Shaft hoist - stage

    • Miners stand behind a shaft hoist in a mine tunnel of the Consolidated Stanley Mining Company in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Consolidated Stanley Mining Company (Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1910.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Clear...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Hoist house at Leadville mine

    • A miner stands with his hand on a large lever in the hoist house at a mine near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows large gears and heavy machinery. Workers stand near the wall.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1887?]
    • Harry Vernon Bobay working in hoist room

    • Harry Vernon Bobay poses with other miners and women by the hoist in the shafthouse of the Cresson Mine near Elkton (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Elton (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Elkton--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Elkton--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Elkton--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Underground air hoist

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a mine near an underground air hoist or tugger, possibly near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 50 Gold mines camp incline shaft compresser [i. e. compressor] & hoist Central City, Colorado.

    • A miner poses near the hoist in the shafthouse of a mine owned by the Fifty Gold Mines Company near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Other machinery includes a compressor and gauges. A United States flag hangs on the wall. Signs read: "Please...
    • Fifty Gold Mines Corporation.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • 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.
    • Hoisting machinery--1880-1910.; Miners--1880-1910.; Mining--1880-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Hoist in Portland Mine

    • A hoistman, or hoisting engineer, poses in the shaft house of the Portland Mine near Victor, Teller County, Colorado. Machinery includes: the hoist, flywheel, and a hoisting engine.
    • Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Engine rooms--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895
    • Large hoist in the Black Hawk Mine

    • A miner poses in the shaft house of the Black Hawk Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist that has "Vulcan Iron Works Wilkes-Barre PA U. S. A." embossed on the platform, and center crank engines.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Mineral Hill. New Discovery Mine.

    • Men pose near the New Discovery Mine works on Mineral Hill, Cripple Creek Mining District, Teller County, Colorado. One man stands on the hoist frame while others stand near the wood mine building. An anchored smokestack stands near the building...
    • New Discovery Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Electric hoist

    • Electric hoist made by the "The Stearns Roger Mfg. Co." with hand lever, inside a mine, possibly in Black Hawk, Colorado.
    • Stearns-Roger Incorporated.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Starting of the tramway between Ellison Hoist and mills

    • View of the partially completed tramway near the Ellison Hoist and mill, probably in Colorado.
    • Bridges--Colorado--1880-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1920]
    • Mine works

    • Men pose near the hoist and building of a mine, possibly in Teller County, Colorado. A pile of mine tailings stands near the hoist. An anchored smokestack stands near the building.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1920.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1915]
    • Construction laying pipe

    • Workmen dig a trench for pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. They work near a mobile hoist that is braced against the opposite side of the ditch.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Hoist, drum & gear, near Ward, Colo.

    • View of an abandoned cable hoist with cog wheels at an unidentified mine in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gearing--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • 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.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Forbes

    • Ruins of a coal mine attacked by UMF labor strikers against CF&I, in Forbes, Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows wheels of a hoist apparatus.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo. 1913-1914.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal Mining--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Miners'...
    • 1914 April 28
    • Exterior of Bowman Dairy, Trinidad, Colorado

    • A group of men pose outside the Bowman Dairy Barn in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. Four of the men wear work clothes, one wears a white dairy uniform, and one wears a military uniform. A large bucket on a hoist and conveyor is loaded with...
    • Bowman Dairy (Trinidad, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Barns--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Dairy farming--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Hoisting ore, Shurtloff mine.

    • Colorado National Guard is posted at the Shurtloff Mine during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, Cripple Creek District, Colorado. A miner stands on a platform attending a bucket of ore on a hoist.
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Cripple...
    • September 24, 1903
    • Kekionga Shaft House

    • The large shafthouse of the Kekionga Mine stands in the foreground west of the Magnolia mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. A wood wheel, possibly a hoist, is at the top of a square platform near the shafthouse. The platform is supported...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Magnolia--1930-1950.; Mine shafts--Colorado--Magnolia--1930-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Magnolia (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Hoisting machinery--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Magnolia--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Milking room at Bowman Dairy, Trinidad, Colorado

    • A Workman cleans a trough in the milking room of the Bowman Dairy in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. A large bucket on a hoist and conveyor is loaded with hay. A man in a military uniform and a man in a dairy uniform are nearby.
    • Bowman Dairy (Trinidad, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dairying--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Employees--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Cook Mine Gregory Gulch Central City, Colo.

    • Hoistmen, or hoisting engineers, pose in the shaft house of the Cook Mine, owned by the Fifty Gold Mines Company, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes a side crank engine, hoist, gauges, and brake handles.
    • Fifty Gold Mines Corporation.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Portland mine, building of tunnel

    • Miners with horses and a hoist build a railroad tunnel at the Portland Mine, Cripple Creek District, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Portland Gold Mining Company--Facilities--1900-1910.; Teller County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1900?]
    • Portland mine, building of tunnel

    • Miners with a horse, a mule, and a hoist build a railroad tunnel at the Portland Mine, Cripple Creek District, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Portland Gold Mining Company--Facilities--1900-1910.; Teller County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Animal teams--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.;...
    • [1900?]
    • Robert Emmett in Chase Gulch

    • Robert Emmett, a miner, poses inside a mine building near Chase Gulch, Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery in the building includes: engines that have embossed placards that read: "The Norwalk Iron Works, South Norwalk [?] Patented",...
    • Mine buildings--1880-1900.; Mining machinery--1880-1900.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Chase Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--1880-1900.; Mining--1880-1900.; Emmett, Robert.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 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...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Saratoga Mine Central City

    • Interior view of the Saratoga Mine shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist and side crank engines.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Saratoga Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.;...
    • 1889
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of a hoisting engineer who stands at the controls of a hoist and windlass in the shafthouse of the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Gorham (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gorham Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.
    • [between 1911 and 1914]
    • Scottsbluff, Neb.

    • View of a brick building in Scottsbluff (Scotts Bluff County), Nebraska; men pose by cylindrical machinery, a hoist, pulleys, and a large hole in the wall of the exterior of the building.
    • Scottsbluff (Neb.)--1910-1920.; Factories--Nebraska--Scottsbluff--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Nebraska--Scottsbluff--1910-1920.; Laborers--Nebraska--Scottsbluff--1910-1920.
    • 1916 September 24
    • Nevadaville 1938

    • The remains of the collapsed mine shafthouse of the Ophir Mine stand in the foreground on Quartz Hill looking toward Nevadaville, a small mining district in Gilpin County, Colorado. A wood hoist remains standing in the right midground with a rope...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Mine shafts--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hoisting machinery--1930-1940.; Ruins--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • [1938?]
    • Mine well

    • A man stands near a crank well hoist. Two buckets are attached to the rope.
    • Mining--1930-1940.; Pails--1930-1940.; Wells--1930-1940.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Fanny Rawlins Mine in Idaho Park near Leadville

    • View of the abandoned buildings, head frame, and hoist of the Fanny Rawlins Mine near Idaho Park, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Idaho Park--1960-1970.; Fanny Rawlins Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Idaho Park (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Idaho Park--1960-1970.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Idaho Park--1960-1970.;...
    • 1968
    • Pay Rock Mill Silver Plume Colorado.

    • Miners pose near a geared hoist at the Pay Rock Mill on Clear Creek near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pay Rock Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Ore...
    • 1880
    • D&RGW near Gunnison, Colo., dismantling track

    • Men dismantle Denver and Rio Grande Western track near Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows a rail hoist, men working, and sedan automobiles.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Gunnison (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Gunnison--1950-1960.; Railroad construction workers--Colorado--Gunnison--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1955 June 15
    • Leadville Little Ellen Hill Fortune Mine.

    • View of the abandoned buildings, headframe, tramway, and hoist of the Fortune Mine near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Fortune Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Matchless mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, hoist, tailings, and pond.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.;...
    • [1950?]
    • Adventures in the San Juan mountains

    • Men load boxes on pack mules. A man skies down a slope, and men stake a claim on a snow covered hillside. Men with pack animals wade through deep snow. A pack train of burros haul timber and men celebrate around a hoist at a mine shaft.
    • Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.; Packtrains--1880-1890.; Skiing--1880-1890.; Snow--1880-1890.
    • 1883 June 9
    • Barn and sheds, Ft. Bridger - old Pony Express stable

    • These log and stone buildings at Fort Bridger (Uinta County), Wyoming, were once Pony Express facilities. The barn has a second story hay loft door with hoist pole; sign reads: "USA Work Program WPA."
    • Fort Bridger (Wyo.)--1930-1950.; Barns--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1930-1950.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1930-1950.; Historic sites--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1930-1950.; Log buildings--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1930-1950.; Pony...
    • [between 1938 and 1945?]

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