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    • Stevens Mine Tramway

    • Miners pose on and near the Stevens Mine Tramway near Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Ed Riley is third from the left on the bottom and Andy Lane is to his left. The men hold various tools including saws and rulers.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Stevens Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Mine railroad--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1870.;...
    • 1869
    • Stevens Mine

    • View of the Stevens Mine and tramway in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Stevens Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1870.
    • 1869
    • Denver Tramway, Denver and Swansea street car dummy engine "Governor Gilpin:

    • Photograph of the Denver Tramway street car for the Denver and Swansea line. The words "Gov. (Governor) Gilpin" are written on the sides. It was created as a test engine for a special day trip created by the Denver and South Park Railroads to...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.); Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1874 June
    • The Gold Medal Mine, Bird's-Eye Gulch, Leadville, Colorado

    • View of a boarding house and a stamp mill building at a mine identified as the Gold Medal Mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Shows buildings, a creek and a road in Birdseye Gulch. Switchbacks, tunnels and probably a tramway are on...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mosquito Range (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1880.
    • 1879 October 13
    • Sixteenth Street, Denver

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, a Denver Tramway company streetcar, the Tabor Opera House, clocks and signs with lettering: "Sam Mayer Jeweler," "Stark," and "F. E. Edbrooke Architect."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1885?
    • This is the beginning of the grading for the tram track

    • Bradford Locke's work crew, Gilpin Tramway railroad construction workers, pose with their tools on a hillside by boulders and rock formations in Chase Gulch, in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Chase Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • 1887
    • Gilpin County Tramway, carried ore from mines to mill in Black Hawk

    • A man and a boy, railroad employees, pose beside Gilpin Tramway locomotive number 181 and a flatbed car loaded with railroad ties in probably Chase Gulch near Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. An inscription on the engine reads "Gilpin."
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Black Hawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Black Hawk--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Black Hawk--1880-1890.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Black Hawk--1880-1890.
    • 1887 Aug
    • Sixteenth Street, Denver

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows brick businesses, pedestrian and bicycle traffic, Denver Tramway Company streetcars, a mortar and pestle, and signs: "Bauman's Millinery," and "Alaska Fur Store."
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1887?
    • Gilpin Tramway, Picnic

    • Passengers on a picnic excursion pose in front of open Gilpin Tramway passenger railroad cars and a locomotive in Gilpin County, Colorado. The large group of well-dressed men, women, and children stand downhill from the train. The excursion cars...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Tourists--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.
    • 1888 Aug. 30
    • Newspaper excursion

    • A view of the Gilpin Tramway train, on an excursion with newspaper men and their families, in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a locomotive and three open passenger cars in a mountain landscape. Well-dressed men, women, and children are on and near...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Gilpin County, (Colo.)--(1880-1890); Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Tourists--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.
    • 1888 June 7
    • This is a full train coming from mines to the ore mills - stamp mills

    • A view of an Gilpin Tramway ore train as it passes the Freedom Mill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A man stands on one of the cars as the train travels down the mountain.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroad cars--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Ore...
    • 1890
    • This is the round house and the three engines and I think a full crew except the repair gang

    • A view of the Gilpin Tramway in Gilpin County, Colorado shows an engine house with the three shays (locomotives). The locomotives are, no. 1 "Gilpin", no. 2 "Russell", and no. 3 "Quartz Hill", lined up along with some of the railroad employees. At...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Station at Golden, Colo.

    • View of a Denver Tramway Company interurban electric trolley car full of people at the Golden station depot of the Denver and Northwestern, 13th (Thirteenth) and Washington Streets, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Golden--1950-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.; Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1890
    • Report of Henry A. Buchtel Pastor Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Denver, Colorado

    • This is a report submitted to the Quarterly Conference at the close of Henry A. Buchtel's term as pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church. During his tenor the church raised money to build a new building at 1820 Broadway in Denver, Colo. The...
    • Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 30
    • Amethyst boarding camp Creede, Colo.

    • View of the camp and mine tramway by the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Mine camps--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • West Willow Creek Falls and Burro Bridge packing ore from Amethyst Mine to Creede

    • A burro with saddle bags crosses a bridge near West Willow Creek Falls by the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Miners stand on the bridge and on the side of the creek.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; West Willow Creek (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Pack...
    • 1892
    • Amethyst tramway over West Willow Creek Canyon, Creede, Colo

    • View of the Amethyst Mine aerial tramway over West Willow Creek Canyon in Mineral County, Colorado; above the Creede gold mining district.
    • Mineral County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Mineral County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Mineral County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Last Chance Mine Amethyst Mine

    • View of the shafthouses and aerial tramway of the Last Chance and Amethyst Mines near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1900-1900.; Last Chance Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.;...
    • 1892
    • Last Chance and Amethyst Mines, Creede, Colo.

    • View of the shafthouses and tramway of the Last Chance, Amethyst, and Del Monte Mines near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Last Chance Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892 June
    • Denver - 16th Street

    • View shows Sixteenth Street (16th), Denver, Colorado, bustling with tramway tracks, shoppers, horses and buggies. Signs: "The Knight - Campbell Music Co." and "Carpets."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1893 [?]
    • Denver - 16th and Court Place

    • A young boy poses in the middle of Sixteenth (16th) Street and Court Place, Denver, Colorado. Tramway tracks, a dog, and a man on a bicycle are behind him.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1893 [?]
    • View of curve station from Weaver, Colo.

    • View of the curve station along the Amethyst mine tramway in Weaver, near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. The curve station is an arched wood plank structure on stilts. Men sit on the tramway wires.
    • Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Weaver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Granit[e] Mine (lower left) Portland Gold Mining Co. Shaft No. 2 (center horizon)

    • View of the Granite Mine and tramway near Victor (Teller County), Colorado. A miner pushes a mine ore car on the tramway. The shafthouse of a Portland Mine is in the distance.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Granite Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold...
    • 1895
    • Independence Mine

    • View of the power house and tramway at the Independence Mine, Victor (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Stratton Independence Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Cable for the Nellie tramway

    • View of a horse or mule pack train near Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado, with coils of wire for the Nellie Mine tramway.
    • Pack animals--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.; Trails & paths--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.
    • 1895?
    • Deepest gold mine in the world, California mine, Central City

    • Miners stand in front of the California Mine (depth of 2,250 ft.) in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado beside the Gilpin Tram's Quartz Hill locomotive. Dressed in a suit is Fred Kruse, the line's general manager.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; California Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central...
    • 1896
    • Gilpin tramway hauled coal to the mines and ore from mines to mills

    • A view of a Gilpin Tramway freight train on the Quartz Hill branch as it hauls coal in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows locomotive numbers 2 and 3 with coal in ore cars. Men sit atop the ore cars as the train travels by mine buildings.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroad cars--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Gilpin County Tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment above the wreck. Men work to stabilize locomotive number 3 and move it back on the tracks. A pulley and...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad construction &...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Gilpin County tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment and view the wreck. Workers help move locomotive number 3 as it is is pulled along the track by a rope...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Wreck of Gilpin Tramway engine in Prosser Gulch

    • A view of an accident in Prosser Gulch on the Gilpin Tramway line in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a heavily damaged locomotive and cars. Officials and workers stand on a wooden trestle with cribbed retaining walls and observe the overturned...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Bound for the Klondike gold fields, Chilkoot Pass, Alaska

    • View of miners making the infamous trek over Chilkoot Pass (the "Golden Stair" trail), Alaska, and the staging area at the bottom of the pass. Signs read: "Gasoline Tramway," and, "Restaurant."
    • Chilkoot Pass--1890-1900.; Aerial tramways--Alaska--1890-1900.; Hiking--Alaska--1890-1900.; Miners--Alaska--1890-1900.; Mining--Alaska--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • P.B.X. exchange - old switchboard - Denver Tramway Co.

    • Interior view of a Colorado Telephone Company switchboard in the Denver Tramway Company building in Denver, Colorado. Men work at panels with gauges, microphones, speakers, vacuum tubes, and a clock.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Equipment & supplies--1890-1900.; Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Telephone operators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Castle Rock at lower end of Quartz Valley, looking east

    • View of mine buildings at probably the Beldon Mine in Quartz Valley close to Castle Rock, a rock formation near Central City, in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a railroad bridge over a stream and the tracks of the Gilpin Tramway.
    • Castle Rock (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Quartz Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • 1899
    • Snow scene, "Dogtown", 1899

    • A view of snow removal on the Gilpin Tramway near "Dogtown" in Gilpin County, Colorado. Workers with shovels pose on snowbanks near the railroad tracks. Mine buildings are in the distance.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Snow removal--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Snow removal, Gilpin County Tramway

    • Men with shovels pose in deep snow beside a Gilpin Tramway locomotive near Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Laborers--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Snow...
    • 1899
    • Snow removal, Gilpin county tramway

    • View of a Gilpin County Tramway work crew near "Dogtown" in Gilpin County, Colorado. The men pose with shovels near a snow plow during the snow removal operation. An mine building and a wood-frame house are in the distance.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Laborers--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • 1899
    • Putting up poles and wiring 16th St. Denver for electric street cars

    • Rooftop view of a Denver City Tramway Company, Incorporated street car installation project on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. A horse-drawn wagon with a large vertical pole is at the site. Spectators look on.
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1900 March 27

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