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    • (Central) Commodore as seen from across gulch

    • View overlooking the ghost town of Commodore, Alamosa County, Colorado, shows a mountain valley dotted by dilapidated log cabins and mine tailings.
    • Scheldorf, Jay.
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    • 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.
    • Wilder, Charles Townsend.
    • 1953
    • 20,000 tons $20.00 ore

    • View of the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. A man identified as Costy stands on tailings between the old and new shaft houses. Shows a tipple, and a log and wood retaining wall. Lumber and...
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    • [1895?]
    • 4 hoists on the hill, Primos, Lakewood

    • View of tailings piles, water tanks, piping, hoists, and trams at the Primos tungsten mine, Lakewood (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Price, Charles S.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • 4th of July mine

    • A group of dilapidated buildings represent the remains of the Fourth of July mine in Boulder County, Colorado. Piles of mine tailings, pine trees and rocky hills surround the area.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1944
    • 4th of July mine

    • A group of dilapidated buildings represent the remains of the Fourth of July mine in Boulder County, Colorado. Piles of mine tailings, pine trees and rocky hills surround the area.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1944
    • 4th of July mine shafthouse

    • A dilapidated building near the top of the Continental Divide represents the remains of the shafthouse of the Fourth of July mine in Boulder County, Colorado. It is surrounded by a pile of mine tailings.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1944
    • 4th of July mine shafthouse

    • A dilapidated building near the top of the Continental Divide represents the remains of the shafthouse of the Fourth of July mine in Boulder County, Colorado. It is surrounded by a pile of mine tailings.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1944
    • [Cri]pple Creek

    • Colorado National Guard soldiers sit or stand outside tents at probably Goldfield Camp in Victor (Teller County), Colorado, during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Men in uniform are near tailings piles, mine buildings, telegraph poles and...
    • Yelton & Wisda Photo.
    • [1903]
    • "Bobtail Lode" at Central City [sic], Colorado

    • View of frame mine buildings at the Bobtail Mine in Blackhawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows road grades, tailings piles, mine entrances, log cabins and frame buildings with smokestacks on a treeless hillside.
    • Hull, Arundel C., 1846-1908.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • A Cripple Creek Mine- "The Logan"

    • View of the Logan Mine works near Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Men stand and sit near a two story wooden slat building with two smoke stacks. Smoke rises from an anchored smokestack. One man chops wood with an ax. A hitched wagon stands...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • A trip to the old mine

    • A group of African American teenagers at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose atop a tailings pile near either a silver, gold or tungsten mine. They wear dresses, pants, overalls, stockings, hats. Two have on sombreros, one...
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    • 1928
    • A view of the Sangre de Christo from west Victor.

    • View of mines with tailings on Raven Hill near Victor (Teller County), Colorado. "Moose" is lettered on a mill building; the Sangre de Cristo mountains are in the distance.
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    • September 2, 1897
    • A. P. Tunnel Kelso Mt Georgetown, Colo

    • View of the shafthouse and tailings of the A P Tunnel Mine on Kelso Mountain near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Pomroy, Brick.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • A.S. & R. Smelter, Leadville

    • View of probably the American Smelter and Refining Company smelter and the Arkansas River in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows smokestacks and a large tailings pile. Snow is on mountains in the distant Sawatch Range.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Abandoned mine

    • View of an abandoned mine and tailings in Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 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.
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    • 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.
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    • August, 1961
    • Above Idaho Spgs, Alma Lincoln mine

    • View of the Alma Lincoln mine with: buildings, tailings, tramway, railroad tracks, and ore cars in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • 1939
    • Across Green Lake Road

    • Panoramic view, facing north, of Green Lake Road near Argentine Creek in the Argentine Mining District, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Tailings dumps and a shack show in the surrounding hills.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • 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?
    • Aerial view of Cripple Creek

    • Aerial view northwest towards Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes backside of Midland Terminal Railway station, plat of streets, and rubble and debris of demolished commercial business buildings; hillside is dotted with mine tailings; Mount...
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    • 1929
    • Ajax Gold Mine, Victor

    • Buildings of the Ajax gold mine sit atop a huge pile of tailings above the Midland Terminal Railway tracks, Victor (Teller County), Colorado. The Portland mine is visible in the distance. Shows houses along the railroad line.
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    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Alice (Rio Grande County), Glory hole

    • View shows dilapidated buildings and tailings piles from the Glory Hole mine, Alice (Rio Grande County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Alice 1955

    • View of remains of a mining operation in Alice, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows collapsed buildings and mine tailings.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Alice 1955

    • View in Alice, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows mine ruins, hills, trees, and bushes; structures and mine tailings in the distance.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Alice 1955

    • View of mine ruins in Alice, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows collapsing buildings and mine tailings.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Alice, gold mill from Glory Hole

    • View of the remains of the mill and tailings for the Alice Glory Hole Mine in Alice (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows a dirt road, log buildings, the remains of a tipple, the opening for a mine and mountains.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1965
    • Alma - Lincoln - surface buildings from west

    • View of the Alma Lincoln Mine in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado; shows ore car tracks, processing sheds, lumber, timber, a truck, tailings, and Clear Creek.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Alma Gold Mining Co.

    • Alma Gold Mining Company hydraulic placer dredge, Park County, Colorado shows tailings, settling pond and backhoe with Mosquito Range in background.
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    • February 24, 1936
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View of the town of Alma (Park County), Colorado. Tailings piles dot the landscape near the town.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1940]
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View west from above the icy Middle Fork of the South Platte, to the north side of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes large piles of tailings from placer and hydraulic dredge mining along the river. Town consists of scattered...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1929]
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View southwest from above the icy Middle Fork of the South Platte, to Alma, (10353 feet) Park County, Colorado, includes large piles of tailings from placer and hydraulic dredge mining along river. Town consists of scattered wood frame residences,...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1929]
    • Alta

    • A lone building stands next to a pile of tailings amidst the ruins of the mining town of Alta, Colorado (now a ghost town) in San Miguel County. Boards and debris litter the foreground and the barren hillside.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Alta

    • A dirt road winds through the town of Alta, Colorado in San Miguel County. Mine tailings litter the side of the road; dilapidated buildings in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Altitude 12,000 Sidney

    • Miners pose with a horse on a pile of mine tailings at Sidney Basin, Ouray County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Altman - 1942

    • View in Altman, Gilpin County, Colorado shows mine tailings, a shaft house and drill frame, and other buildings.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Altman, Col.

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows tailings piles near log cabins and buildings on a commercial street with a sign that reads: "Altman Union Rooming House." Snow is on Pikes Peak and mountains in...
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    • 1897 November 20
    • Altman, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, false front businesses, and tailings piles. Business signs include: "Geo McMillan, Grocer" and "Johnson...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1896 and 1898?]
    • Altman, Colo., Altitude 10,550 Feet

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, sheds, false front businesses and piles of mine tailings. Snow covered Pike's Peak is in the distance.
    • Skolas, Julia.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Altman, highest incorporated town in world, Pikes Peak in distance

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, false front businesses, and tailings piles. A business sign reads: "Geo McMillan, Grocer." Laundry is on...
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    • [between 1896 and 1898?]
    • American Flat (Comstock) mill Storey Co. Nev

    • View of American Flat mining processing facility of the Comstock Mine, Storey County, Nevada; shows mine sheds, tailings, elevators, water tanks and low hills.
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    • [between 1910 and 1940?]

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