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    • Pre-1963 Colorado mining fatalities

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Colorado from 1884, when state legislation first required mining companies to report their accidents, through 1962.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 1995
    • Unidentified woman finishes defiant message

    • An unidentified Mexican American woman finishes a spray painted message on the wall of an apartment building that was damaged in an explosion at 1547 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado. The message reads: "We are not beaten and we do not intend to...
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    • March 1973
    • Explosion used to detonate German mines

    • A black cloud from an explosion rises in the middle ground of the image. Leafless trees and snow covers the ground. In the background buildings stand on the ridge above the valley in the vicinity of Mount Belvedere during the Italian Campaign....
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    • February 21, 1945
    • Depot explosion

    • Spectators gather around the remains of the train depot after its explosion in Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Debris and garbage litter the area. Two locomotives are stopped on the tracks of the Colorado & Southern Railroad near the...
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    • August, 1907
    • Roof collapsed over debris of the Paris Theater

    • Night view of the Paris Art Theater at 76 Knox Court in Denver, Colorado, after an explosion; shows a roof vent and firemen picking through rubble.
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1963 May 27
    • El Paso Livery Stable burning, fire 1896

    • View towards El Paso Livery Stable, Bennett Avenue between 1st (First) and "A" Streets, consumed in flames and smoke after explosion of stored dynamite at stable during second fire on April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; billows of black smoke...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.
    • 1896
    • Utah Mining Accidentes : 1896, 1899-1904, and 1907-1916

    • List of mining accident victims in 1896, 1899-1904, and 1907-1916. Gives name and age of accident victim, date, mine location or residence, whether fatal or non-fatal, and year and page of report.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-.
    • 2007 April
    • Frisco mill after explosion

    • View of the Frisco mine, mill and tram after an explosion, Shoshone County, Idaho.
    • Barnard, Thomas Nathan.
    • July 11, 1892
    • Coal strike explosion

    • Men stand near a building destroyed by miners at the time of the U.M.W.A. strike against C.F. & I. in Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows a building with a smokestack destroyed by an explosion, piles of logs and smoke from burning debris. Men pose...
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    • Debris from engine explosion cleared

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad locomotive mangled from an explosion in probably Denver, Colorado. Metal wreckage is piled on a flatbed railroad car. Shows a crane with cables, a viaduct, and a water tower in the distance.
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    • 1941 February 4
    • Explosion at 453 Broadway Street, Denver

    • Fire trucks, cars, and people crowd Broadway Street in Denver, Colorado; storefronts have damage. A sign reads: "Quinn & McGill Factory Service Station."
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    • 1941 June
    • Depot after explosion, Independence, Colo.

    • View of the Independence train depot of the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad company following an explosion that killed thirteen non-union miners in Independence (Teller County), Colorado. Remnants of the platform are scattered on the ground....
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    • 1904 June 6
    • Explosion at 453 Broadway Street, Denver

    • Fire trucks, cars, and people crowd Broadway Street in Denver, Colorado; storefronts have damage. Signs read: "Quinn & McGill Factory Service Station," "H.W. Nitsch Used Trucks," and "Eversman Mfg. Co."
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    • 1941 June
    • El Paso Livery stable after the explosion

    • View of April 29th, 1896, fire and clouds of smoke from junction of Myers Avenue and "A" Street after explosion at El Paso Livery stable, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes horse-drawn wagons with household goods or personal belongings parked...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.
    • 1896 April 29
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • Men confer by the entrance to the Monarch Mine and ore car tracks after an explosion near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. Some of the miners wear helmets with lamps.
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    • 1936 January 20
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • Men pose in a mine after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado. Some of the miners wear helmets with lamps; one carries a lunch pail.
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    • 1936 January 20
    • Monarch Mine explosion

    • A crowd of men and women display shock after an explosion at the Monarch Mine near Louisville in Broomfield County, Colorado.
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    • 1936 January 20
    • El Paso Livery Stable, the explosion, 1896

    • View towards El Paso Livery Stable, Bennett Avenue between 1st (First) & "A" Streets, as fire causes stored dynamite to explode during second fire on April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; actual blast pictured with roof debris in air, black...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.
    • 1896
    • West half burned 3 days after east half

    • View of two images: top image includes second fire on April 29, 1896, as it streaks across town and an explosion occurs from dynamite stored at El Paso Livery and Stable; lower image includes aftermath from second fire, debris and rubble and...
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    • [1896]
    • The disaster at Crested Butte, Colorado

    • Snow is on the ground at the Colorado Coal and Iron Company's Jokerville coal mine in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows log and frame mine buildings, a covered snow shed and a headframe. Women in mourning with blankets around their...
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
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    • Coal mining, Primero Colo.

    • View of the aftermath of the mine explosion at Primero (Las Animas County), Colorado which occurred January 31, 1910 at 4:30 p.m. Shows spectators, destroyed buildings and equipment, and an undamaged mine building.
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    • [1910?]
    • Cooper Bldg. demolition

    • View of an explosion during the demolition of the Cooper Building at 17th (Seventeenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A protective fence is nearby.
    • Schott, Robert W.
    • 1970
    • Garden Place Elementary School gas explosion

    • Picture of Joe Antonio, chief mechanical inspector for the Denver Building Department, surveys the damage resulting from an explosion in the west wing of Garden Elementary School. The explosion seriously burned three public school employees and...
    • Shieltz, Mel.
    • 1959 November 29
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner operates an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner stands on a drill steel wedged between the rock faces of the hanging wall and the foot wall. A...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner squats down to operate an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner leans against a thick rock wall. Smaller rocks stand in a pile in the dark background. The...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Road repair - views along road to Mesa Verde

    • An explosion blasts on the upper portion of a forked road to Mesa Verde National Park as a group of men stand at a distance in the background. The lower portion of the road winds into the grassy, shrub- covered foreground.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Antlers Hotel fire

    • Men walk among furniture evacuated from the Antlers Hotel as flames engulf the Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado inn. High winds and an explosion fed fire that consumed the hotel and several blocks of downtown Colorado Springs.
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    • [October 1, 1898]

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