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    • Abandoned mine

    • View of an abandoned mine and tailings in Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--1880-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Old workings of a pit

    • View of an abandoned gold placer mining pit near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado shows: pipes and tailings with valley and mountains in background.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hydraulic Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Central City, Chain O' Mines' tailings dump

    • View of the abandoned buildings of the Chain O' Mines Mill site, near a large pile of mine tailings, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • The Orient Steve Hoyle's mine at Lawson, Colo.

    • View of the tailings and abandoned shafthouse of the Orient (Oriental Tunnel Mine) Mine near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1940-1960.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Oriental Tunnel Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Creede (Commodore mine) loading station on right

    • View from under the loading station for the Commodore Mine, Mineral County, Colorado, shows Creede canyon, tailings, and a large rock outcropping are on the far side.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.; Creede (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.; Rock formations--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.
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    • Crested Butte, Standard Mine

    • View of a dilapidated mine building among piles of tailings at the Standard Mine, Gunnison County, near Crested Butte, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Crested Butte, Standard Mine

    • View of a dilapidated mine building among piles of tailings at the Standard Mine, Gunnison County, near Crested Butte, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Crested Butte, machinery at Atlas Mill

    • Rusted mining machinery lies in a field, along with other debris, broken-down buildings, and piles of mine tailings, Crested Butte, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Above Dyersville

    • View of a tailings pile and the site of a mill at the abandoned Warrior's Mark Mine near Dyersville (Summit County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.; Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Warriors Mark Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • August, 1961
    • Above Dyersville southwest of town

    • View of mine tailings at the abandoned site of the Warrior's Mark Mine near Dyersville (Summit County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.; Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Warriors Mark Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • August, 1961
    • North Empire Copper Cone Gold Fissure Mine.

    • View of the abandoned shafthouse, tailings, and buildings of the Gold Fissure Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gold Fissure Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Copper mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Gold mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Eureka

    • View of the foundation of the Sunnyside Mill and tailings from the Sunnyside Mine on the steep slopes surrounding Eureka (San Juan County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Eureka--1940-1960.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Eureka--1940-1960.; Eureka (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Sunnyside Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Eureka--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • We Got 'Em Mine

    • Men stand on a tailings pile near dismantled machinery at the abandoned We Got 'Em Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; We Got 'Em Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Demolition--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Central City, Chain O' Mines dump

    • View of the Chain O' Mines Mill's tailings pile dwarfs the nearby road and parking area at a site near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Central City - Chain O' Mines dump

    • A large pile of mine tailings from the Chain O' Mines Mill is cross-hatched with wooden stakes to prevent erosion, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • Chain O' Mines, Central City

    • A water tank stands next to the mill buildings and mine tailings pile from the Chain O' Mines Mill, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Water tanks--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • Eureka mine - Prosser Gulch, Central City

    • View of the dilapidated mine buildings of the Eureka Mine and mine tailings in Prosser Gulch, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • Bandora Mine

    • A dilapidated mill building shows on slope with mine tailings at the Bandora Mine, San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1950-1960.; Hinsdale County (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Independence, Colo., Cripple Creek region

    • View includes residences, head frames, a dilapidated mill building, and tailings piles in Independence (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.; Independence (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Ironton, Colo., Eureka Red Mtn. Highway, Red Mtn.

    • View of abandoned mine buildings and tailings piles in Ironton (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows Red Mountain.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ironton--1940-1950.; Ironton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ironton--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • 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
    • 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
    • Mine Leadville

    • View of the shafthouse, tramway, and tailings of an abandoned mine near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • August 10, 1941
    • 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, 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?]
    • Shack at Matchless mine, Leadville where Baby Doe Tabor spent her last years

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado with mine building, 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?]
    • View of Matchless mine, house in foreground

    • View of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado shows 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • Old mine, Nevadaville

    • View of an unidentified abandoned mine with tailings in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • October 6, 1940
    • N. Creede

    • View of the mining community of North Creede (also known as Upper Creede, Creedetown, and Creede), Mineral County, Colorado, shows collapsed mine buildings and tailings on hillside, and a towering rock formation.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--North Creede--1940-1950.; North Creede (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--North Creede--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--North Creede--1940-1950.; Rock formations--Colorado--North Creede--1940-1950.
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    • Torpedo Eclipse (Ouray)

    • View of the abandoned Torpedo Eclipse mine in Ouray County, Colorado, with ore shaft, tailings, and house.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Torpedo Eclipse Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.;...
    • [1940?]
    • Trust Ruby (Ouray)

    • View of the abandoned Ruby Trust mine in Ouray County, Colorado with log cabin, tailings, smokestack, and various equipment.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ruby Trust Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Guston Mine area

    • View of the abandoned shafthouse and tailings of the Guston Number Five and Robinson Mines in Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Guston Number Five Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Robinson Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.;...
    • August, 1979
    • The Scotch Girl Mine is back of the Guston Mine - between Guston & Robinson

    • Collapsing buildings of the Scotch Girl Mine (Ouray County) Colorado, top tailings piles, flanked by pine forest.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Scotch Girl Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.
    • September, 1979
    • Montezuma Mine

    • View of the abandoned Montezuma Mine, Summit or Pitkin County, Colorado, includes a rusted piece of mining machinery, tailings and a dilapidated mining building.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Pitkin County--1930-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • National Bell mine at Red Mountain town

    • View of the abandoned National Belle Mine and mill buildings with tailings, Red Mountain (Ouray County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1950.; National Belle Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Red Mountain (Ouray County,...
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • National Belle at town of Red Mountain

    • View of the abandoned National Belle Mine and mill buildings with tailings, Red Mountain (Ouray County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1950.; National Belle Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Red Mountain (Ouray County,...
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Summit mine

    • View of dilapidated buildings and tailings at the Summit Mine near Red Mountain Town, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1970.; Red Mountain (Ouray County, Colo. : Town)--1930-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Red Mountain--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Red Mountain (town)

    • View of dilapidated residences and National Belle mine (?) buildings and tailings in Red Mountain Town, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Red Mountain--1940-1970.; Red Mountain (Ouray County, Colo. : Town)--1940-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Red Mountain--1940-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Red Mountain--1940-1970.
    • [between 1947 and 1970]
    • Red Mt. Town

    • View of dilapidated buildings and mine tailings National Belle mine (?) in Red Mountain Town, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Red Mountain--1940-1970.; Red Mountain (Ouray County, Colo. : Town)--1940-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Red Mountain--1940-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Red Mountain--1940-1970.
    • [between 1947 and 1970]
    • Near Telluride

    • View of dilapidated mining buildings and mine tailings, somewhere near Telluride, San Miguel County, Colorado; San Juan range shows in the background.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1930-1970.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Near Telluride

    • View of a dilapidated shaft house and a large pile of mine tailings somewhere near Telluride in San Miguel County(?), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930- 1970.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Near Telluride

    • View of a dilapidated shaft house and a large pile of mine tailings somewhere near Telluride in San Miguel County(?), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930- 1970.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Bullion

    • View of the abandoned Bullion Mine and mill buildings with tailings in San Miguel County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Miguel County--1940-1950.; Bullion Tunnel (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--San Miguel County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--San Miguel...
    • [1940?]
    • Brick Pomeroy Tunnel Clear Creek Colo.

    • Panoramic view of the tailings and abandoned shafthouse Pomeroy Mine near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Silver Plume--1890-1910.; Pomeroy Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]

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