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    • U.S. Gold Placers No. 13, Sa[n] Mi[gue]l River

    • View of the San Miguel River, a bridge, and a placer site of the U.S. Gold Placer Company in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows frame buildings and piles of lumber by the river.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1889?]
    • U.S. Gold Placers, No. 7, flume passing over a rocky gorge

    • Men pose in a U.S. Gold Placers Company flume supported by a timber trestle, probably near the San Miguel River (Montrose County or San Miguel County), Colorado. Steep rock walls of a gorge are above and below the wooden flume.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1880-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1889?]
    • Miners

    • Miners pose near a mine building in Colorado. One man sits in a mine car.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Capt No. 5, No. 2 shaft, 400 level, Potland mine

    • View of miners working the four-hundred level, number two shaft, Potland (possibly Portland) mine, Colorado. The men use a pneumatic drill, shovels, a sledgehammer, and axe, and work by candlelight.
    • Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • In the silver region, Colorado, U.S.A.

    • Scenes in Colorado show miners, frame commercial buildings in mining towns, log mine buildings, a Colorado Central Railroad train beside Clear Creek, and mountains.
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Cities &...
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    • U.S. Gold Placers

    • Aerial view of the San Miguel River, a truss bridge, and probably a placer mine site of the U.S. Gold Placer Company, in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a frame building and trees by the river.
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
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    • U.S.G.P.

    • Aerial view of a U.S. Gold Placer Company hydraulic placer mine site beside the San Miguel River in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. A man poses on a hillside. Water from hydraulic monitors (nozzles) sprays over gravel in the...
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
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    • U.S. Gold Placer Ditch, looking up the San Miguel Valley, Colo.

    • View of a dirt embankment beside a ditch, and a placer site of the U.S. Gold Placer Company in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. A pile of lumber and large rocks are beside the ditch. Shows the San Miguel River in the valley.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
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    • Yankee Girl Mines

    • View of Yankee Girl mines with frame buildings, house, winding railroad tracks, boxcar and iron smokestacks, possibly San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]

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