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    • Marshall Basin in winter, from Mendota Mine

    • Miners work on the partially constructed shafthouse of the Mendota Mine near Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground.
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    • Winter [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Exterior photograph of the Kullgren house

    • Exterior photograph of the Kullgren House located in Lafayette, Colorado. Nearly square in plan, with a steeply pitched hip roof, the house was built with enough rooms to accommodate coal miners as boarders, a common practice which helped...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • Kullgren house out building

    • Exterior photograph of an out building at the Kullgren House located in Lafayette, Colorado. Nearly square in plan, with a steeply pitched hip roof, the house was built with enough rooms to accommodate coal miners as boarders, a common practice...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • Lafayette Miners Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the Lafayette Miners Museum, located in Lafayette, Colorado. Building was once one of the original miner's homes constructed in the 1890s at the Gladstone Mine near Lafayette, it was moved to its present site after the start...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • Lafayette Miners Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the back of the Lafayette Miners Museum, located in Lafayette, Colorado. Building was once one of the original miner's homes constructed in the 1890s at the Gladstone Mine near Lafayette, it was moved to its present site...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • Placer mining near Hahns Peak, Colo.

    • At a gold placer mine near Hahns Peak, Routt County, Colorado, miners use hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances and miners with shovels stand inside the wash. A man in a suit and hat watches on.
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    • Spring 1948?
    • Mining Institute drilling contest, Civic Center

    • Men crowd Civic Center amphitheater in Denver, Colorado, at a Mining Institute contest. Miners on wooden platforms swing hammers; loudspeakers are in the foreground.
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    • September, 29, 1936
    • Mining Institute drilling contest, Civic Center

    • People crowd Civic Center amphitheater in Denver, Colorado, at a Mining Institute contest. Miners on wooden platforms swing hammers; loudspeakers top a van with letters: "R. C. Mulnix Sound Systems Sales Rental Service Remler." Windows enclose the...
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    • September, 29, 1936
    • Mining Institute drilling contest, Civic Center

    • Fred C. Dopp, a hard-rock miner, drives a spike into a block of stone at a Mining Institute contest at the Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Men in fedoras and topcoats are on the steps.
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    • September, 29, 1936
    • Mining Institute drilling contest, Civic Center

    • Men crowd Civic Center amphitheater in Denver, Colorado, at a Mining Institute contest. Miners on a wooden platform swing hammers; loudspeakers top a van with letters: "R. C. Mulnix Sound Systems." Spectators watch from the colonnade.
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    • September, 29, 1936
    • Forbes, Colorado

    • View of a mine processing facility, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I, in Forbes (Las Animas County), Colorado; shows a concrete structure with a hopper and turbine housing.
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    • September, 1914
    • Forbes

    • View of a mining ore loading trestle in Forbes (Las Animas County) Colorado, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I; shows sheds, railroad cars, and ties.
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    • September, 1914
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • A large crowd watches the armed Colorado National Guard escort striking members of the Western Federation of Miners from the depot to the court house, Cripple Creek, Colorado. Sign on the National Hotel, corner of 4th and Bennett, reads: "National...
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    • September 6, 1903
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • One of the camps in the Cripple Creek District, Colorado set up by the Colorado National Guard to combat a labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners. Shows men in uniform among several tents.
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    • September 6, 1903
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • Cripple Creek District courtroom before opening of court during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, with Lieutenant T. E. McClelland and attorneys Eugene Engley and Murphy.
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    • September 6, 1903
    • Hoisting ore, Shurtloff mine.

    • Colorado National Guard is posted at the Shurtloff Mine during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, Cripple Creek District, Colorado. A miner stands on a platform attending a bucket of ore on a hoist.
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    • September 24, 1903
    • Myrtlehurst

    • A miner and his family pose on the porch of Marshall Stedman's cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • September 13, 1900
    • An old prospector & his cabin

    • A prospector poses with dogs near a cabin possibly in Colorado. The tools outside the building include a mallet, saw, gold pan, and a shovel.
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    • November 11, 1926
    • U. S. troops at Louisville, Colo.

    • Camp of U. S. troops, called in to suppress the UMW strike against RMFC, near Louisville, Boulder County, Colorado.
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    • May, 1914
    • Ludlow strike Federal troops unloading at Ludlow, Colorado.

    • Members of the 11th U.S. Cavalry, that include Homer Lockett, stand near the railroad depot in Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado. The 11th Cavalry was called in at the request of Colorado Governor Ammons, to restore order in the coal fields after...
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    • May 4, 1914
    • The Strong mine after the blow up

    • The Strong Mine in Victor (Teller County), Colorado, destroyed by striking W.F.M. labor union members.
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    • May 25, 1894
    • Idarado 'E'

    • Miners ride on a mine tramway engine as it pushes mine ore cars in the E tunnel of the Idarado Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. They wear hard hats with miner's lights.
    • Whitworth, John.
    • May 20, 1969
    • Troops of the 11th U.S. Cavalry enroute to Trinidad

    • Members of the 11th U.S. Cavalry, pose in a train car en route to Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado. The 11th Cavalry was called in at the request of Colorado Governor Ammons, to restore order in the coal fields after the Ludlow Massacre at the...
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    • May 2-6, 1914
    • Enroute to Trinidad

    • Members of the 11th U.S. Cavalry, pose in a train car en route to Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado. The 11th Cavalry was called in at the request of Colorado Governor Ammons, to restore order in the coal fields after the Ludlow Massacre at the...
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    • May 2-6 1914
    • Gregory gold diggings, Colorado

    • Reproduction of ink rendering; shows Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, with miners panning for gold and a tent reading: "Grocery."
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    • May 1859
    • Sluicing at Park Reservoir

    • View of hydraulic gold placer mining at Park Reservoir, Sheridan County, Wyoming; shows miners working by embankments, sluices, scaffolding, and holding ponds.
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    • May 1, 1910
    • Hutch Stevens, Lovelock, Nevada

    • Prospector Hutch Stevens of Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado, stands near rock formations in American Canon, Humboldt County, Nevada. Stevens holds a pick axe in his left hand and has a canteen hanging around his...
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    • March, 1907
    • Inspectors in Eagle Mine

    • Inspectors work in a tunnel of the Eagle Mine near Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. They wear miner's lights.
    • Mathias, David.
    • March 26, 1966
    • Jamestown, Boulder County, the new mining center

    • Reproduction of a drawing of the new mining community of Jamestown, Colorado, in Boulder County, shows buildings and mines situated in a narrow mountain valley. Miners work near a shaft in the foreground.
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    • March 18, 1883
    • Victor, Colo (during 2nd strike)

    • Horse-drawn hearses line Fourth Street in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, at a funeral procession for victims of a terrorist bombing, during a mining labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners; crowds stand in the rain with umbrellas. Ore...
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    • June, 1904
    • Amos in the Colorado mines

    • Two miners, one identified as Amos, pose with a dog near the Ridge mine, Colorado.
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    • June, 1901
    • Louisiana cottage Welsh and Ripley

    • Ike Welsh, a reporter for the Register-Call and Charles S. Ripley, a miner, pose on the porch of the Louisiana cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A saddled horse is nearby.
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    • June, 1897
    • Troops during Coeur d'Alene troubles

    • Soldiers pose at camp in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, during a mining labor strike. Uniforms include rifles and kepi hats; men play cards and smoke pipes or cigars.
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    • June or July, 1892
    • Holding down his claim millions in it

    • Edward Marshall Stedman poses with a shovel on a newly staked claim for the Mascot Mine, near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • June 9, 1897
    • C. C. Hamlin of Mine Owner's Association addressing crowd

    • People crowd Fourth and Victor Avenues and a vacant lot in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a Western Federation of Miners labor strike, by houses and mining processing sheds. Clarence C. Hamlin, of the Mine Owner's Association, provoked a...
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    • June 6, 1904
    • Half Moon mine, day shift

    • Miners working the day shift pose in front of a building painted with the sign: "Half Moon Mine, Matoa Co," Teller County, Colorado.
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    • June 4, 1898
    • Mt. Sneffels, gold, elevation 12,000 ft.

    • A man leans against a cliff face on Mount Sneffels, Ouray County, Colorado. Mountains of the San Juan range show in the background.
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    • June 20, 1891
    • Miners home, Silver Plume, Colo.

    • View of a dilapidated, two story, wooden house in Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado, with two porches, railings, shutters, and bird houses.
    • Fick, William L.
    • June 2, 1940
    • Victor Colo. (during 2nd strike)

    • Colorado National Guard soldiers hold Western Federation of Miners leaders at gun point on Fourth Street in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a mining labor strike. Brick businesses, mine processing buildings, tailing piles, and a crowd of...
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    • June 10, 1904
    • Deputies camp at Victor

    • View of a military camp at Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a mining labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners; shows tents, soldiers, houses, and mine processing buildings.
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • June 10, 1894
    • Exhibition at Central City, Colo. double-hand hard rock drilling

    • Miners in Central City, Colorado, are: "A. Frank Eccker" (swinging sledgehammer) and "E. J. Eccker" (turning drill). Men and boys watch the demonstration of mining techniques; brick buildings and timber retaining walls are in the background.
    • Anderson, Marty.
    • July 6, 1946

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