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    • The city of Leadville, Colorado, and its surroundings

    • View of Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Shows miners gathered at a mine. Shows headframes, tailings piles, smelters with smokestacks, and frame or brick buildings and houses. Snow is on the Sawatch Range in the distance.
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    • 1888 December 1
    • In Cripple Creek Dist. on Florence & Cripple Cr. R.R.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars on the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad in Teller County, Colorado. Shows telegraph poles, a poster of an elderly man that reads: "Where You Get Your Money's Worth, Shillings, Victor." Frame...
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    • 1895
    • Battle Mountain

    • View of tailings piles, mine buildings and headframes on Battle Mountain in Victor (Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County), Colorado. Mine names are painted on two mine building roofs: "Anna Lee" and "Bob-Tail." Shows a curved road and sparse...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Victor

    • Rear view of three wooden frame residences on hillside, Victor, Colorado: a two-story wooden frame house (with medium gable roof, two chimneys, and outhouse), a one-story wooden frame house (with bellcast mansard roof, stone foundation, and four...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Victor, Colo.

    • View of Bob & Evelyn Brown with dog standing on ridge cut above Victor, Colorado, on outskirts of town; same location where townspeople fled for safety from August 21, 1899 fire using Florence & Cripple Creek railroad cars to move belongings;...
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    • 1971
    • Victor, Colo.

    • View across residential rooftops towards commercial district of Victor, Colorado; shows one and two-story wooden frame residences, City Hall, Gold Coin Club, and edge of Bank block building. Mine headframes, surface buildings and tailings are on...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Victor, Colorado

    • Bird's eye view of Victor Avenue, Victor, Colorado; shows commerical business district and outlying residential area including Gold Coin Club building, one and two-story wooden frame residences, automobiles, mine headframes and tailings, Bank block...
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Victor, Colorado

    • Partial view of Victor, Colorado, including one and two-story low gable & hip roof wooden frame residences, barn, log corral, picket fence, and a two-story brick building. Mine headframes, tailings and surface buildings are on hillside.
    • Standley, Harry L.
    • [1932?]
    • Leadville

    • View of Carbonate Hill mining district in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows mill buildings, smokestacks, mine tailings, headframes, and ore cart trestles.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Victor, Colorado

    • View of Victor, Colorado, across low rooftops of wooden frame residences; shows commercial buildings including City Hall Bank block, and Gold Coin Club building (with enclosed second-story porch), and mine headframes and tailings. Signs include:...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Idaho Springs

    • View of the Newhouse Tunnel, tailings, houses, and smelters east of Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado; shows Colorado and Southern Railway tracks, Clear Creek, Bertha Gold Mining and Milling Company headframes, and processing sheds with...
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    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Leadville, Colorado

    • A man sits in a horse-drawn carriage and poses beside probably ore car tracks at a mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Smoke rises from a frame mine building. Log houses, tailings piles, and headframes are on the treeless hillside.
    • Turner, Thomas C., photographer.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colorado Midland Ry.

    • View of treeless Carbonate Hill in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows several mine and mill buildings, houses, headframes, and tailings.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1898 and 1901]
    • Robert Emmet Mine

    • Smoke rises from smokestacks on a hillside at the Robert Emmet Mine probably in Lake County, Colorado. Shows frame buildings, headframes and tailings piles on a hillside.
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    • 1897
    • Ibex Mines

    • View of frame mine buildings, headframes and tailings piles at Ibex Mines near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Shows mountains in probably the Mosquito Range in the distance.
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    • [between 1891 and 1900?]
    • Battle Mountain, Bob-Tail, Anna Lee, Portland

    • View of tailings piles, frame mine buildings and headframes on Battle Mountain in Victor (Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County), Colorado. One building has an unfinished roof. Shows portions of the Bob-Tail, Anna Lee, Portland and Black...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • A view of Butte, Montana, showing "the richest hill in the world"

    • Panoramic view of Butte (Silver Bow County), Montana, showing the business district with commercial buildings, houses, mines, headframes, mills and processing plants. Identification on the image reads: "West Gagnon," "Gagnon," "Original," "Miners...
    • Todd Photo & Film Co.
    • 1916
    • Aerial view at Victor, Colorado

    • Aerial view of Victor, Colorado; shows wooden frame medium-gable roof residences across hillside, Gold Coin Club building with enclosed second-story porch, commercial business district, mine headframes and tailings, and automobiles on dirt street.
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    • 1929?
    • Smuggler Union mine

    • View of headframes and power lines of the Smugglers-Union Mine, San Miguel County, Colorado.
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Altman

    • View northeast over remains of Altman, Colorado, located three miles north of Victor, on a saddle between Bull Hill and Bull Cliff, Teller County, shows a few wood frame structures. Mine shaft headframes and tailing dumps show on the slope. Pikes...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Mining Scene - Cripple Creek

    • View mines near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; shows Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Railroad narrow gauge track and train, mines, tailings, headframes, and ore car tracks.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Leadville - Carbonate Hill

    • View of treeless Carbonate Hill in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado; shows several mine and mill buildings, houses, headframes, and tailings.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1900
    • Leadville and Mt Massive, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Bird's eye view of Leadville, Colorado, toward Mount Massive (elevation 14,418 feet) reached via Colorado Midland Railway; shows mine dumps or tailings, headframes, ore cart tracks, smelters, mills, Lake County Courthouse tower, churches, wooden...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Leadville, Colo. and Mt. Massive, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Bird's eye view of Leadville, Colorado, taken from Colorado Midland Railway towards Mount Massive (hazy background, elevation 14,418 feet); shows narrow gauge track, wooden frame residences, buildings, mines, smelters, mills, headframes, ore cart...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Sangre De Christo [sic] Range from Bull Hill

    • Panorama view from Bull Hill, Teller County, Colorado, shows slopes covered with mines, tailing dumps, wood frame structures, headframes, shafthouses, ore cart tracks and criss-crossing dirt roads with snow capped Sangre De Cristo Range in...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Colo.

    • Panorama view looks west over the Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Mining District, above Anaconda, Teller County, Colorado; includes: wood frame structures, headframes, ore chutes, dirt roads and tailing piles; Mary McKinney Mining Company shows...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1895 and 1920]
    • Sangre De Christo [sic] Range from Bull Hill

    • Left side of panorama view from Bull Hill, Teller County, shows slope covered with mines, tailing dumps, wood frame structures, headframes, shafthouses, ore cart tracks and criss-crossing dirt roads with snow capped Sangre De Cristo Range in...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Mining camp

    • Wood buildings, headframes, rock tailings at a mining camp in Colorado.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Carbonate Hill and Leadville Colo.

    • Panorama view from Carbonate Hill over Leadville mining district to Mount Massive and Continental Divide, Colorado. Rocky slopes are covered with frame structures, smokestacks, mine shafts, headframes, railroad and ore car tracks, and tailing piles.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek Dist.

    • View of three elevations of probably Cripple Creek & Colorado Springs Railroad narrow gauge track servicing several mines in Cripple Creek District (Teller County), Colorado; retouched passenger train, center background; mines, tailings,...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1915 or 1917]
    • Finntown, Leadville, 1941

    • View of Finntown mining operations with shafthouses, headframes, and tailing dumps in Stray Horse Gluch, east of Leadville, Colorado.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [1941]
    • Carbonate Hill and Leadville Colo.

    • Right side of panorama view from Carbonate Hill over Leadville mining district to the Continental Divide, Colorado; shows rocky hills, frame structures, smokestacks, mine shafts, headframes, railroad and ore car tracks, and tailing piles.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Carbonate Hill and Leadville Colo.

    • Left side of panorama from Carbonate Hill over Leadville mining district, Colorado; shows rocky hills, frame structures, smokestacks, mine shafts, headframes, railroad tracks, ore cart trestles and tailing piles.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Carbonate Hill and Leadville Colo.

    • Center of panorama view from Carbonate Hill over Leadville mining district to the Continental Divide, Colorado; shows rocky hills, frame structures, smokestacks, mine shafts, headframes, railroad and ore car tracks and tailing piles.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Colo.

    • Left side of panorama looking west over Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Mining District, above Anaconda, Teller County, Colorado; shows frame structures, headframes, ore chutes, dirt roads, and tailing piles.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1895 and 1920]
    • Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Colo.

    • Right side of panorama west over Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Mining District, above Anaconda, Teller County, Colorado; shows wood frame structures, headframes, ore chutes, dirt roads and tailing piles; Mary McKinney Mining Company is...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1895 and 1920]
    • Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colo., Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View towards Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colorado (Lake County), reached via Colorado Midland Railway; shows Little Johnny Mine (far left), mines, headframes, smelters, tailings and dumps, ore cart tracks, wooden frame residences and buildings.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 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...
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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.
    • Grenawalt, J. J.
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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...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mine in the San Juan Mountains

    • Men pose at an unidentified mine site in the San Juan Mountain Range in Colorado. Shows a head frame, shaft house with cable, wood frame buildings, smokestack, dog and the snow covered ground.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • 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...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • 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...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Ore bucket & shaft, Eureka, Sunnyside

    • View of a cast-iron ore bucket that hangs from a wooden gallows-frame over a shaft at the Sunnyside Mine in Eureka (San Juan County), Colorado.
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    • 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.
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    • 1936
    • 1936, cont'd.

    • Text and annotations on album page read: [ARL-136] "Don't look so forlorn; there'll be another year. Woody must be going to Denver, she's all 'dressed' up, [ARL-137] First Week, 'Andy Family' 1936, [ARL-138] Take the picture quick; the train's...
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    • 1936
    • Mule train, Nellie Mine

    • A mule train is stopped on a steep slope near the Nellie Mine, in San Miguel County, Colorado. Men stand in front of the wooden head frame and shaft house of the mine which is built on a log retaining wall against a rock cliff. The mules carry...
    • Byers, Joseph E.
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