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    • 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.
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    • 1895
    • Consolidated Stanley Mine

    • An interior view of the Consolidated Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A miner stands in front of a tunnel that contains hoisting equipment.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • 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]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of the shafthouse and an electric hoisting motor at the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
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    • February, 1914
    • Stanley Mine Idaho Springs Colo. hoist room

    • A hoisting engineer poses on a platform in the shafthouse of the Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Engines with exhaust pipes are nearby.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1911 and 1914]
    • Shaft house interior

    • Hoisting equipment stands inside the shafthouse of the Caribou Mine near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The mine reportedly produced the silver ingots used to pave Eureka Street in front of the Teller House in Central City when President...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Sinking shaft with windlass

    • Well-dressed men stand on a wooden platform and operate a windlass to a mine shaft in Colorado. The shafthouse, a tailings dump, and a railroad to another mine are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1897
    • Continental Oil Shale and Refining Co., Rio Blanco Co.

    • Close-up view of the brick smokestack and timber scaffolding of a Continental Oil Shale and Refining Company retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows pulleys or hoisting devices and ladders above a corrugated metal roof.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Original whim Mollie Gibson Mine, Aspen

    • View of a whim, or capstan (mining machinery for hoisting ore) in Pitkin County, Colorado; shows wooden wheels, an axle, tailings, stairs, and a man posing.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Independence-Cripple Creek hoist room

    • Interior view of the shafthouse of the Independence Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The hoisting engineer poses near a set of levers. Another man stands near an engine and a windlass.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [March, 1896]
    • Independence-Cripple Creek hoist room

    • Interior view of the shafthouse of the Independence Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The hoisting engineer poses near a set of levers. Another man stands near an engine and a windlass.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [March, 1896]
    • Central City, Colo

    • Hoistmen, or hoisting engineers, pose in the shaft house of a mine in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes a flat friction steam hoist and a friction drum.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Mining machinery Caribou Mill

    • A miner poses indoors near the hoist of the Caribou Mine and Mill in Boulder County, Colorado. The machinery includes cables, flywheels, and a friction drum.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1874]
    • Mining hoists

    • A miner and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a mine shaft house. Nearby machinery includes a center crank engine and friction drum.
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    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Marble mining

    • View looking northward shows men working at the first of three quarry openings of the Colorado Yule Marble Company, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows a boiler and hoisting equipment.
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    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Lead, Homestake Mine

    • Panoramic view of Homestake Mining Company buildings, railroad tracks, houses, commercial buildings, and the Black Hills in Lead (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Shows ore tracks and the tunnel of the Golden Star Mill. Mine buildings include...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Denver from the Union Depot, up 17th St.

    • View looking southeast on 17th (Seventeenth) Street from Union Station, Denver, Colorado. Buildings: Arapahoe County Courthouse, First Congregational church, Arapahoe School, Tabor Opera House, St. John's Church in the Wilderness (Episcopal)....
    • W. H. Lawrence & Co.
    • [between 1890 and 1892]
    • Lead, Homestake Mine

    • Panoramic, aerial view of mine buildings of the Homestake Mining Company in Lead (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Ore car tracks and a steel bridge connect with the tunnel of the Golden Star Mill. Shows Homestake's surface works, the Old Abe...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Burlington mine

    • View of the Burlington flourspar mine complex, Boulder County, Colorado, shows tailings, the mine entrance (adit), residences, and a hoisting tower.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, hoisting bags up a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival. Costume includes breechcloths, body paint, and corn husks; spectators ride buggies.
    • Sabin, Edwin L. (Edwin Legrand), 1870-1952.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, hoisting bags up a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival. Costume includes breechcloths, body paint, and corn husks.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mining, Mines, Gilpin County

    • Interior view of hoisting machinery, wooden ladders, and an ore car in a mine building located at the Evergreen Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Colorado Yule Marble quarry

    • View of a Colorado Yule Marble Company quarry east side of Yule Creek, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Channeling machines on tracks to drill vertical holes into the marble and a large metal frame used for hoisting the stone...
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    • [between 1914 and 1917?]
    • Stacking hay on Gratton Farm, Standley Lake Basin, under E.L. Kelson

    • A man and a young girl stand near a hay stacking system in a field in Jefferson County or Adams County, Colorado. Hay is added to the stack using a hoisting fork. Shows a horse-drawn reaper and a man on a horse-drawn hay rake. A man with a hay fork...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1909 July 14
    • Stacking hay section 19, T.I.S.R. 68W

    • Men in an open horse-drawn carriage sit next to a hay stacking system in a field in Jefferson County or Adams County, Colorado. Hay is added to the stack using a hoisting fork. Men sit on horse-drawn hay rakes. A man with a hay fork is on the hay...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1909 July 14
    • Catholic Church

    • The Catholic Church in Silver Plume, Colorado, was built in 1876, and is constructed in the Carpenter Gothic style. Its signature features include: steeply pitched roof, elaborate bargeboard design (gingerbread), arched-pointed windows, and a...
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    • [between 1935 and 1944]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, hoisting re-enforcing steel

    • Construction workers unload re-enforcing steel from a railroad car at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Workers in hard hats and work clothes attach...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. Quarries, Marble Colo.

    • Interior view of a marble quarry at the Colorado-Yule Marble Company Quarries four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; shows three channeling machines for drilling vertical holes, with channeling tracks on ledge and wooden timbers...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1913?]
    • 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.
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    • September 24, 1903
    • Central City. Saratoga Mine (C-46)

    • A group of miners stands in a cage inside a mine, possibly the Saratoga Mine in Russell Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. Cages such as this replaced bucket hoists by the 1880s in many mines, and...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Demolition of Continental Oil Building

    • View of the demolition of the Continental Oil Building (1927; William Bowman, architect) at 1755 Glenarm Street in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes and heavy equipment around girders and a concrete wall, the remains...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1978
    • Hoist, Colo.-Utah Coal Co. Mt. Harris Colo.

    • Interior view of hoisting machinery owned by the Colorado-Utah Coal Company at Mt. Harris, Colorado; machine has label: "manufactured by Litchfield Foundry and Machine."
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1915?]
    • Mountaineering training

    • Four Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing skills, including hoisting bundles with ropes. In the foreground, a soldier holds one end of a rope and a bundle is suspended above his head. Behind him, another soldier is holding a...
    • Southworth, William A.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Snowshed

    • Traveling construction crane on a frame snowshed with wooden cribbing beside Great Northern Railway tracks, probably near Embro (King County), Washington. Fire damaged and eroded hillsides and piles of snow are nearby.
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    • 1917 June 30
    • Snowshed construction

    • A man stands on Great Northern Railway tracks at a wooden snowshed near Stevens Pass in King County, Washington. A workman is on the snowshed roof beside a traveling crane. Shows piles of lumber and debris.
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    • [1917?]

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