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    • Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The Moon Anchor Gold Mining Company buildings, a wooden headframe, tailings, a water tank, and outhouse are on a dirt road on an embankment overlooking the town. Workmen and wagons are on...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Moon Anchor Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
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    • Reform Mine mill from a distance

    • View of the abandoned mill for the Reform Mine on the side of a hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a two tiered building with tin, shed roofs and a smokestack. The building is covered in tar paper. Shows the headframe and tailings for the mine...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Reform Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings.; Mills.; MIning.; Ore industry.
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    • 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...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Jokerville Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Coal mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Explosions--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Grief--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Mine...
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    • El Paso Mine, Nichols Shaft

    • View of the El Paso Mine and the headframe for the Nichols Shaft located near Cripple Creek (Teller, County), Colorado. Lettering on the headframe reads: "Mine Trip Here Today." A tin roof with white lettering reads: "Take the Famous Gold Mine Trip...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1930-1940.; El Paso Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Headframes (Mining); Mine buildings.; Mining.
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    • Sunrise, headframe

    • View of a headframe and mine buildings and Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad ore cars that read: "CB & Q" on tracks at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company owned Sunrise Mine in Platte County, Wyoming. Shows cogs and pulleys between the head frame...
    • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--1930-1950.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Buildings--1930-1950.; Platte County (Wyo.)--1930-1950.; Mining--Wyoming--Platte County--1930-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Wyoming--Platte County--1930-1950.
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    • Forest Hill Mine

    • View of an abandoned gallows frame at the Forest Hill Mine in Gunnison County, Colorado. The wooden headframe has a staircase. Boards cover the mine shaft.
    • Forest Hill Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned mines.; Headframes (Mining); Mining.
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    • Nevadaville

    • View of Nevadaville, an abandoned mining town in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a dirt street with wood and brick commercial buildings. Two people stand in the road. One building has a headframe.
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings.; Ghost towns.
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    • Grant's Smelter, Denver, Col. chimney built 1892, height 352 ft. 4 in.

    • View of the Omaha & Grant Smelter located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a building with a smokestack, and sheds with a derrick or headframe. The smelters large smokestack looms in the distance.
    • Omaha & Grant Smelter Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Smelters.; Smokestacks.
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    • Gold Dirt

    • View of the Gold Dirt Mine near Rollinsville (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a headframe building a small mill and a tailings pile.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Gold Dirt Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mine buildings.; Mining.; Tailings embankments.
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    • Among the mines on Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Col.

    • A miner stands on ore cart tracks next to the headframe of a mine on Carbonate Hill, Leadville (Lake County) shows: buildings and tailings.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1910-1920.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Leadville--1910-1920.; Leadville (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1910-1920.
    • 1900
    • Alpine

    • View of Alpine Coal Mine structures, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows smoking stacks, headframe and piles of timber. Renamed Baldwin in 1910.
    • Alpine Mine (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Train starting up the grade from Eureka to Animas Forks

    • Silverton Northern Railroad narrow gauge locomotives vent smoke as they begin the ascent from Eureka to Animas Forks in San Juan County, Colorado with freight and coal cars; a mine headframe and tailings piles are on the sides of the Animas River...
    • Silverton Northern Railroad Company--1910-1920.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--San Juan County--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Spillway Burlington Ditch

    • View of the Burlington Ditch in Adams County, Colorado. Well dressed men and workmen stand with equipment on the headgates of the ditch. One man crosses a temporary wooden pedestrian bridge near a spillway in the South Platte River. A headframe,...
    • Adams County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Burlington Ditch (Colo.)--1910-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1920.; Irrigation--Colorado--Adams County--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Adams County--1910-1920.; Spillways--Colorado--Adams...
    • 1910 March 23
    • Forbes

    • View of a coal mine operation in Forbes (Las Animas County), Colorado with elevated platform, headframe, buildings, railroad cars and lumber.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Matchless Mine

    • View of the Matchless Mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows a headframe, shop, privy, and shed, tailings, and the home of Baby Doe Tabor.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1930.; Leadville (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1930.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • 1928, May 24
    • Matchless Mine

    • Image of Elizabeth Bonduel McCourt "Baby Doe" Tabor's wood shack home and a headframe at the Matchless Mine, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, superimposed over newspaper article about her death. Once the wife of millionaire Horace Tabor, she died...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Death--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Legislators' spouses--United States--1930-1940.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Death.
    • 1935
    • A trip to the old tungsten mine

    • View of the headframe of a tungsten mine and large metal tanks. African American female campers and counselors from Camp Nizhoni stand by the mine, probably in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows ore car tracks.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1936
    • Historic Matchless (Tabor) mine at Leadville, Colo.

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville (Lake County), Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, tailings.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • 1938
    • 12,000 feet

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, tailings, with Sawatch Range in background.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953
    • Matchless mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville (Lake County), Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, tailings, and car.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • 1953
    • Taken in 1953 at 12,000 feet

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, tailings, with Sawatch Range in background.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953
    • Matchless mine restoration

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows headframe, ore cart.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • 1953
    • Camp Bird

    • View of a metal headframe building, covered ore conveyor, and silo at Camp Bird (Ouray County), Colorado. A metal building, houses, a stream and an old wooden tipple are nearby.
    • Camp Bird (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Gold mining--Colorado--Camp Bird--1960-1970.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Camp Bird--1960-1970.
    • 1964
    • Engineer Pass from Mineral Point

    • View of the mining camp of Mineral Point (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows the abandoned headframe of a mine and wooden buildings and cabins. Engineer Pass and a dirt road are in the distance.
    • Engineer Pass (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mineral Point (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Mineral Point--1960-1970.; Mining camps--Colorado--Mineral Point--1960-1970.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1960-1970.
    • 1967
    • Leadville Little Ellen Hill Fortune Mine.

    • View of the abandoned buildings, headframe, tramway, and hoist of the Fortune Mine near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Fortune Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Cripple Creek, 1969

    • View west on Bennett Avenue towards Midland Terminal Railway station, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings line the street; "The Branch" is painted on side of a building; additional signs include: "Mt....
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1960-1970.
    • 1969 December 17
    • Little Johnny [sic] Mine, Leadville

    • View of the abandoned Little Jonny Mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows tailings piles, mine buildings and possibly a headframe. The Sawatch Range is in the distance.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Little Jonny Mine (Leadville, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.
    • 1977
    • 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.
    • Mine accidents--Colorado. ; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado. ; Colorado--Vital records.
    • 1995
    • Argo Mill & Mine

    • View of the Argo Mill building at 2517 Riverside Drive in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The five-story building is red, and includes a headframe and ore processing facility. The building has large white letters on the top level that...
    • Argo Tunnel Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--2000-2010.; MIning.; Mills.; Ore industry.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Idaho Springs--Pictorial works.; Factories--Colorado--Idaho Springs--Pictorial...
    • 2002
    • Emma Mine, Little Cottonwood Canon, Utah

    • View of frame buildings and ore piles of the Emma Silver Mines Company at Alta, Little Cottonwood Canyon (Salt Lake County), Utah. Men pose on a porch near an American flag and flag pole and probably a headframe. Wagon roads are in the hillside...
    • Emma Silver Mines Company--1870-1880.; Alta (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; Log cabins--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; Mine buildings--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; Mining--Utah--Alta--1870-1880.; United States Geological...
    • [1873?]
    • Cripple Creek from the mines on Gold Hill

    • Distant view of Cripple Creek, Colorado from Gold Hill with Mount Pisgah in background; mine headframe and wooden frame surface buildings are in foreground.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [1895 or 1896]
    • View of Victor

    • View of Victor, Colorado, from hillside near Midland Terminal railroad station; includes two-story brick commercial buildings, business district, one-story wooden frame residences along hillside, Gold Coin Mine, smokestack & headframe, side and...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899 or 1900]
    • Alpine

    • View of Alpine Coal Mine structures, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows headframe, gondola cars full of coal, smokestacks, and a sign: "Baldwin." Renamed Baldwin in 1910.
    • Alpine Mine (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.
    • [1910]
    • Forbes

    • Coal mine operation with raised platform, headframe, railroad car and tracks in Forbes (Las Animas County), Colorado.
    • Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.
    • [1914?]
    • Leadville, 1937

    • Snowy view of tall dilapidated wood frame mining structures including a headframe and shafthouse in Leadville, Colorado. Snow covers the ground and roofs, icicles hang from the eaves.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.
    • [1937]
    • Finntown, Leadville, 1941

    • View of Finntown mining district's dilapidated structures in Stray Horse Gluch, east of Leadville, Colorado. Structures along dirt road lined with power poles and power lines include a log cabin with corrugated metal roof, small lean-tos, wood...
    • Finntown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Finntown--1940-1950.
    • [1941]
    • House and Matchless mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado with headframe, mine building, snow covered tailings.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • [1950?]
    • Ruins of the famous (Tabor) Matchless mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado with mine buildings, headframe, and tailings.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • [1950?]
    • Matchless mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, hoist, tailings, and pond.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.;...
    • [1950?]
    • Matchless mine, Leadville

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine In Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows: mine building, headframe, tailings, with Sawatch Range in background.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • [1950?]
    • Matchless mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado with mine building, headframe, snow covered tailings.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • [1950?]
    • Mining site

    • Men sit and pose on a porch of an adobe or stone building. A mine building, headframe, and smokestack are near deteriorated stone buildings, possibly in Nevada. Sagebrush and grass are on rocky hillsides.
    • Houses--Nevada--1860-1890.; Mining--Nevada--1860-1890.; United States Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel (1867-1881)
    • [between 1867 and 1890?]
    • Hill Side mine

    • Six men, three women, and three children pose at the Hillside mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Possessions include a tent, a rocker, horses, and a headframe above a shaft which has a full ore bucket attached.
    • Hillside Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Teller County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Children--Colorado--Teller County--1870-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1870-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Teller County--1870-1890.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Best friend

    • Miners, one on horseback, pose near a wood frame building, in the Leadville Mining District, probably in Lake County, Colorado. Shows a headframe and the Sawatch Mountain Range.
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1890.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1890?]
    • Last Dollar Mine

    • Groups of miners poses on a tipple, and near a headframe at the Last Dollar Mine near Independence in Teller County, Colorado. Two men are on tailings piles; one man sits on a fallen log. Shows frame buildings with smokestacks, cribbing near a...
    • Last Dollar Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • General view of the Home mine and famous mines surrounding it

    • Miners pose on the headframe of the Home mine, Teller County, Colorado. Hand written identification of other mines in the area reads: "Norfolk," "W. P. H.," and, "Forrest Queen."
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Forest Queen Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Home Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Norfolk Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Prospect shaft on east side of Grouse Mtn., Cripple Creek

    • Two miners stand near a headframe at a mining prospect on Grouse Mountain in the Cripple Creek mining district (Teller County), Colorado. A horse is hitched to a winch. The town of Victor is in the distance.
    • Grouse Mountain (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Teller County--Colorado--1880-1900.; Horses--Teller County--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Teller County--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Teller...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Miners at Rugby Mine

    • Two men stand near a headframe and mining equipment at the Rugby Mine in Huerfano County, Colorado. The workers stand near barrels and a boiler mechanism.
    • Huerfano (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Rugby Mine (Huerfano County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Coal mining--Colorado--Huerfano--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Huerfano--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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