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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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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]
    • 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?]
    • 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 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Robert E. Lee Mine, Leadville

    • View of the headframe and buildings of the Robert E. Lee Mine, Leadville (Lake County), Colorado.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Robert E. Lee Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1885]
    • Yankee Girl mines

    • View of the Yankee Girl Mine, Guston (Ouray County), Colorado; shows mine buildings, the headframe building and ore processing facilities, tailings, a house, railroad tracks and a boxcar.
    • Guston (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Yankee Girl Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Guston--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Guston--1880-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--Guston--1880-1890.; Railroad...
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Yankee Girl Mine

    • Miners stand beside an ore cart at the Yankee Girl Mine, Guston (OurayCounty), Colorado. Shows a burro pack train and the headframe of the mine.
    • Guston (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Yankee Girl Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Guston--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Guston--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Guston--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • The Silver Cord Mine

    • View of the Silver Cord Mine with frame mine buildings on terraces, a headframe tipple, log buttressing, and cabins, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Silver Cord Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1900.; Tipples--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Yankee Girl Mine, Red Mountain

    • View of the Yankee Girl Mine, Guston (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows mine buildings, the headframe building, ore processing facilities, tailings, a house, railroad tracks, and a boxcar with numbers and letters "1620 R.G.S."
    • Guston (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Yankee Girl Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Guston--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Guston--1880-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Guston--1880-1900.; Railroad...
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Unidentified mine, Boulder County

    • View of an unidentified mine on the side of a steep hill in Boulder County, Colorado. Men stand on and near a headframe, tailings and a stone retaining wall. A horse used to power a large winch used for the mine stands on the headframe. Men pose...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cabins.; Headframes (Mining); Miners.; MIning.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Specimen Mine

    • View of a headframe and tipple at the Specimen Mine (gold) in the Cripple Creek Mining District between Cripple Creek and Victor in Teller County, Colorado. Tailings and frame buildings are near the mine. Buildings and cribbing are in the distance.
    • Specimen Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • The Pinnacle gold mine on Bull Hill, Cripple Creek

    • Two men pose next to a headframe at the Pinnacle gold mine on Bull Hill (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1910.; Pinnacle Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]

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