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    • Mercantile store, Ashcroft

    • Mr. Sawyer stands inside a dilapidated store in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado. The elderly man has a cigar in his mouth and looks up as sunlight streams in through the missing roof boards above the rafters. His...
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • Summer 1943
    • Dyersville, Colorado

    • View of the ruins of the mill in the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County. Piles of boards and debris litter the foreground. Evergreen forest in background.
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    • September, 1961
    • Dyersville, looking east across Indiana Creek

    • View of the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County; shows decayed roofs on both buildings, mine tailings, and evergreen forests in background.
    • CHampion, George.
    • September, 1961
    • View of old "stamp mill" used for crushing ore

    • Smitty poses near abandoned stamp mill machinery that includes stamps and a flywheel near Trout Creek Pass, Chaffee County, Colorado. The abandoned Colorado and Southern (C&S) grade, Mount Princeton, and Mount Harvard are in the distance.
    • Poor, M. C., 1901-1973.
    • September 27, 1941
    • Summitville, South Mountain in background

    • View of the Summitville mining district offices and living quarters; reopened gold, silver and copper mines, Rio Grande County, Colorado; South Mountain in distance; mill on left, in ruin, after a snowslide.
    • Rigg, John B.
    • September 1960
    • San Bernardo or Matterhorn

    • View of an abandoned mine building in the old mining camp of Matterhorn (San Miguel County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • September 11, 1947
    • Old mine, Nevadaville

    • View of an unidentified abandoned mine with a cable hoist and head frame in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • October 6, 1940
    • Mine hoist, Nevadaville

    • View of a cable hoist at an unidentified abandoned mine in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • October 6, 1940
    • Old mine, Nevadaville

    • View of an unidentified abandoned mine with tailings in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • October 6, 1940
    • Padroni, Colorado

    • View of an abandoned building in Padroni, Logan County, Colorado, shows the two-story brick building with a stepped cornice and arched windows behind a grove of trees. Sign reads: "No Motor Bikes Or Go Carts Allowed."
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    • November 15, 1977
    • Old stagecoach taken at Rifle Colorado

    • View of a dilapidated stagecoach in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. The abandoned stagecoach has a cloth roof and luggage rack.
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    • May, 1919
    • Gold Patch mine, Nevadaville

    • View of the abandoned Gold Patch Mining Company buildings with tailings in Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • May 30, 1940
    • Old jail, famous landmark at old ghost mining town of Ashcroft

    • Exterior of the jail in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, features horizontal flush boards and a diagonal board door with heavy hinges; built into a slight slope surrounded by bare aspens.
    • Higgins, Jay.
    • May 23, 1940
    • Post Office, Turret, Colo.

    • View, Turret, Chaffee County, Colorado; shows abandoned log post office.
    • Dixon, Dick.
    • May 1975
    • Inspectors in Eagle Mine

    • Inspectors work in a tunnel of the Eagle Mine near Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. They wear miner's lights.
    • Mathias, David.
    • March 26, 1966
    • San Juan Bautista Church, abandoned

    • Exterior view of abandoned San Juan Bautista Church, La Garita, Saguache county, Colorado, a one-story gable roof with tower or spire as center extension. Architectural features include a stucco exterior, one wing or side gable, two center pointed...
    • Helmers, Dow.
    • March 19, 1974
    • San Juan Bautista Church, abandoned

    • Interior view of abandoned San Juan Bautista Church, La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, includes a view of the ornamental High Altar with empty niches, ceiling decorated with molding, and wood pews.
    • Helmers, Dow.
    • March 19, 1974
    • John M Dumont built this house for the Boston Mine

    • This shingle sided structure in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, has one side of its gable roof built into the hillside; dormers are at ground level. John Dumont built the structure, used as a dormitory for employees of the Boston Mine...
    • Peterson, D. K.
    • June, 1960
    • Jefferson, Colo.

    • A cow grazes next to the tracks of the Colorado & Southern Railroad at Jefferson, Colorado, in Park County. The depot building has clapboard siding, a gable, a square bay, and two chimneys.
    • Poor, M. C., 1901-1973.
    • June, 1937
    • Hancock, Colorado

    • A dirt road (former railroad bed) winds past a dilapidated water tank of the Colorado and Southern Railroad in the abandoned stop of Hancock, Colorado, in Chaffee County. An abandoned building, which has a tall, stovepipe chimney, is in the...
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    • June 9, 1940
    • Holy Cross N. F.

    • Small abandoned and dilapidated wood buildings are at the base of a hill in Independence, Pitkin County, Colorado. The hillside, marked by two horizontal roads, has only a few trees, and new trees have been planted. A snowy mountain is in the...
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    • June 5, 1939
    • Miners home, Silver Plume, Colo.

    • View of a dilapidated, two story, wooden house in Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado, with two porches, railings, shutters, and bird houses.
    • Fick, William L.
    • June 2, 1940
    • Stores, Silver Plume

    • View of dilapidated store fronts in Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Both have false fronts, one with an arched cornice.
    • Fick, William L.
    • June 2, 1940
    • Remains of old Summitville, Colo.

    • View shows dilapidated and fallen wooden buildings at an area called Windy Point, ("the winter winds have earned this turn in the road its name,") in old Summitville (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Numbers on print indicate: "1. The remains of the...
    • Hume, H. F.
    • July, 1928
    • Rbt. E. Lee?

    • View of the abandoned buildings of possibly the Matchless Mine near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado. A smokestack stands near the buildings.
    • Soderstrom Studio.
    • July, 1928
    • Relics of the boom days in gold mining

    • A man and boys pose on the engine of a mine tramway at an abandoned mine near Dillon (Summit County), Colorado. The mine shafthouse and ore cars are nearby.
    • Dunning, Harold M.
    • July, 1925
    • Lulu, Grand River Valley

    • Lulu (Lulu City) Grand County, Colorado, a deserted mining camp in the Upper Grand Valley, boomed in the 1870s and was empty by 1884. This view shows dilapidated log buildings with mountain peaks in background.
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    • July 20, 1889
    • Matchless mine dedication, crowd in shaft house

    • A large group of people, some in period costumes and some with cameras, at the Matchless Mine and Baby Doe Tabor's cabin dedication in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado. Front row is identified as: Lee Robbins, Ted Mazzrella, Eleanor Wechbaugh,...
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    • July 16, 1953
    • Eaton Railroad Station

    • The Union Pacific train depot in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, has a pagoda roof, and was one of the only examples of its type in northern Colorado. The building is a one-story brick building with a sign reading "Eaton," and tracks in front. A...
    • Jessen, Kenneth.
    • January, 1975
    • Thos. O. Davy house Main St. Nevadaville

    • The Thomas O. Davy house, on Main Street, in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a dilapidated one-story frame L-shaped structure with a shingle roof and a stone foundation. The doors and windows have been removed; a flagpole is mounted on the...
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    • January, 1938
    • Gillett, Colorado

    • View of abandoned town of Gillett, Colorado; shows foundations and a few frame structures. A dirt road passes storage sheds.
    • Peyton, Ernest S.
    • January 5, 1950
    • Redcliff, Colo.

    • View of Red Cliff (or Redcliff), Eagle County, Colorado; shows buildings, abandoned cars, hanging laundry, and a sign: "Holy Cross garage."
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    • January 27, 1937
    • Old dredge near Fairplay, Colo.

    • Abandoned hydraulic placer gold mining dredge on the frozen South Platte River near Fairplay, Park County, Colorado.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • January 1929
    • Nevadaville Grace Waters house Main St

    • The Grace Waters house, on Main Street, in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a one-story frame structure with a shingle roof, a stone foundation, and a retaining wall. The doors and windows have been boarded over; the Thomas Davy house is in...
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    • February, 1938
    • Nevadaville Jane Williams house Letcher St Built in the '70's

    • The Jane Williams house, on Letcher Street in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, is a one-story frame residence with a cross gabled roof, a brick chimney, and a stovepipe. The windows have curtains in them; snow and debris covers the porch and...
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    • February, 1938
    • Wrecked American tanks at Corona, Italy

    • View of wrecked tanks abandoned in Corona, Italy, by Fifth Army units that had captured Belevedere in November 1944 but lost it during a German counter-offensive. The tanks were still there when the Tenth Mountain Division's, 87th Regiment took and...
    • Rocker, Richard A.
    • February 1945

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