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    • Headframe and shaft house at Boncarbo mine

    • A man identified as George Hughes poses near a headframe and shaft house at the Boncarbo mine in Sarcillo Canyon (Las Animas County), Colorado. The shaft house is constructed from corrugated tin. The headframe is made of iron beams. Hughes wears a...
    • Boncarbo Mine (Las Animas County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Sarcillo Canyon (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Miners on headframe

    • A group of miners pose on the wood headframe of a mine probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes, overalls, and caps. A sign on the headframe reads: "Danger."
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • 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]
    • 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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    • 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?]
    • 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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    • 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?]
    • Denver and Northwestern Railway tramway to Leyden

    • A view of the Leyden coal mine in Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows a headframe, coal cars of the Denver and Northwestern railway company and mining buildings in the background. A workers sits on a bench on the headframe.
    • Denver and Northwestern Railway Company--1890-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Good Hoist Mine- Cripple Creek

    • View of the Good Hoist Mine works near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. Three men stand between a wooden building and headframe that is anchored to another building. One man leans on a mine car near a metal trough that leads down a slope...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Headframe and shaft house at Boncarbo mine

    • View of a head frame and shaft house at Boncarbo mine in Sarcillo Canyon (Las Animas County), Colorado. The shaft house is constructed from corrugated tin. The headframe is made from iron beams.
    • Boncarbo Mine (Las Animas County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Sarcillo Canyon (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • 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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    • 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]
    • These huge boilers at the Henderson Mine heat water for surface domestic heat

    • A technician stands near a group of horizontal tubular boilers at the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Signs on the boilers read: "Cleaver Brooks".
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Boilers--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Ophir Loop Silver Bell Mine and Mill

    • View of the town of Ophir Loop and the Rio Grande Southern Ophir Loop railroad bridge (butterfly trestle 44A) over Howard Fork (a stream) in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows the railroad trestle, the RGS railroad depot and the Silver Bell Mine,...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Howard Fork (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Ophir Loop (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Silver Bell Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns.; Mills.; Mining.; Ore industry.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad stations.;...
    • [between 1891 and 1910?]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • Matchless Mine dedication

    • Men and women in raincoats and holding umbrellas gather outside of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine near Leadville (Lake County) Colorado. The wood cabin has a tin roof. A headframe is beside the cabin. Tailings piles are in the...
    • Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cabins.; Mining.; Crowds.;
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Matchless Mine

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin and the headframe of the abandoned Matchless Mine near Leadville,Lake County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1950.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Matchless Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1950.; Baby Doe, d. 1935--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1935 and 1950]
    • 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
    • Victor

    • Panoramic view of houses and commercial buildings in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows frame houses, dirt roads, mine tailings, and the Providence Mine building or headframe. Building signs read: "Eclipse Livery & Feed Stables, Saddle Horses,...
    • Squaw Mountain (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1900?]
    • Rhyolite, Nevada

    • Miners pose on a tailings pile at the Yankee Girl Mine, Rhyolite, Nevada. A sign, "Yankee Girl", is on top of the headframe.
    • Nevada--1900-1910.; Yankee Girl Mine (Nye County, Nev.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Nevada--1900-1910.; Miners--Nevada--1900-1910.; Mining--Nevada--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Miners pose near a hoist

    • Miners pose near a headframe and hoist that holds a cage loaded with a mine car. One man holds a pail.
    • Hoisting machinery--1880-1910.; Miners--1880-1910.; Mining--1880-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • 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?]
    • Grade of new, 2nd track in Eagle River Canon

    • View of Eagle River Canyon and the Eagle River, in Eagle County, Colorado; shows rock retaining walls, a mine building and headframe, and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1920.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Eagle County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • Cresson mine - Cripple Creek

    • View shows a man walking, and cars parked between buildings, at the Cresson mine in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The shafthouse building has a large metal headframe attached to it.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1920-1940.; Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • The Valley Queen Mine, Platoro, Colorado

    • View of the Valley Queen mine shed and headframe in Platoro (Conejos) County, Colorado; a man sits and rolls a cigarette.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Valley Queen Mine (Conejos County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • 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?]
    • Yankee Girl Mine

    • View of the Yankee Girl Mine in Guston (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows mills with smokestacks, one has a log retaining wall, a headframe, shaft house, sheds, frame houses, a tipple, tailings and a building under construction. Most of the...
    • Guston (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 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?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • 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]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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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    • 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
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • Mining machinery

    • A group of men stand at the base of a tall wood headframe that extends over a mine shaft possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. The frame houses mechanical works that serve as a lift for ore cars.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1900-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • View of Moon Anchor Gold Mining Company buildings in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows a wooden headframe, tailings, a water tank, and outhouse. The town of Cripple Creek is in the distance.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Moon Anchor Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Colorado coal mining

    • View of loaded ore cars and a headframe at an unidentified coal mine belonging to the Rocky Mountain Fuel Company, Colorado.
    • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company--Facilities--1910-1930.; Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--1910-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]

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