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    • 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]
    • ASEA locomotives, built in Sweden, power ore trains between the Henderson Mine and Mill

    • An engineer sits in ASEA electric locomotive number 3502, it pulls ore cars on the rail line between the Henderson Mine and Mill (Grand County) Colorado.
    • ASEA (Firm)--Products--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Workers at Henderson mine prepare to go undergound

    • Miners walk near rows of gagues enroute to the cage in the shaft of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats and tool belts.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Public Service Company Building, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Public Service Company building located at the west end of Sixth (6th) Street, Georgetown, Colorado. The building it is built of cinder block, designed to blend in with local architectur, and surrounded by a black metal fence....
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Power plants--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Aspen Contact Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and tramway of the Aspen Contact Tunnel Mine near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Aspen Contact Tunnel Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Double tracks allow quick return of empty ore trains over the 14.2 mile trip from the mill to the...

    • An engineer sits in ASEA electric locomotive number 3508 as it pulls empty mine cars between the Henderson Mine and Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • ASEA (Firm)--Products--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Leadville Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and tailings of the Leadville Tunnel Mine near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.; Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Leadville Tunnel Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Woman miner, right, works along side male counterpart on "jumbo" drill sharing equally...

    • Miners, a man and a woman, work with a pneumatic drill in a tunnel of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats with miners' lights.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Reduction plant of Golden Cycle Mill, Colorado Springs

    • View of the Golden Cycle Mill near Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Midland Terminal Railway (MT) boxcars are nearby.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Workers load powder into drilled holes via hose using compressed air

    • Miners (a man and a woman) load explosives into the wall of a tunnel at the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats with miners' lights.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Explosives--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Workers at Henderson using a "jumbo" drill advance this drift by drilling a series of...

    • Miners use an LHD (load-haul-dump) and pneumatic drill in a tunnel of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. A sign on the LHD reads: "Ingersoll Rand".
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • In the lobby of the Brown Palace Hotel

    • Native American (Sioux) men and women dance in the lobby of the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. The men wear beaded moccasins, leggings, breechcloths, vests, and feather headdresses. The women wear fringed dresses and hair pipe necklaces....
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dakota Indians--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Ceremonial dancers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1950 July 21
    • Silver Queen Mine Mojave Calif.

    • Miners, including Andrew Holmes, inspect a piece of ore in a tunnel of the Silver Queen Mine (a gold mine) near Mojave, California. Two mine cars that read: "R. L. McLaurin Myers Durkee Woods" and "M. Daniels" are nearby.
    • Dump cars--Arizona--Mojave--1930-1940.; Silver Queen Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Arizona--Mojave--1930-1940.; Interiors--Arizona--Mojave--1930-1940.; Miners--Arizona--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--Arizona--Mojave--1930-1940.
    • 1934 December 4
    • Silver Queen [i.e. Elephant Eagle Mine] gold strike in Calif desert.

    • Jess Knight, owner of the Elephant Eagle Mine, Chris Anderson, and N. W. pose near a sluice near Mojave, California. Jess Knight holds a pan with gold amalgam in it.
    • Elephant Eagle Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Miners--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934 December 7
    • Silver Queen Calif gold strike.

    • George H. Wyman samples ore with a prospector's pick in a mine near the Silver Queen Mine, Mojave, California. L. N. Hill holds a pneumatic jack hammer and looks on.
    • Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Miners--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Hill, L. N.; Wyman, George H.
    • 1934 December 7
    • Mines which adjoin famous "Silver Queen" of new gold strike

    • View of the shaft house and buildings of the Elephant Eagle Mine, adjacent to the Silver Queen Mine near Mojave, California. Two automobiles are parked nearby. A sign on a head frame depicts an elephant and an eagle and reads: "Mines".
    • Mine buildings--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Elephant Eagle Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Silver Queen Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Mojave gold strike

    • View of the shafthouse, buildings, and tailings of the Silver Queen Mine near Mojave, California.
    • Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Silver Queen Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.
    • 1934 December 7
    • Tsianina

    • Tsianina, a Native American (Cherokee) woman, poses indoors. She wears a fringed dress decorated with elk teeth, bead necklaces, and headband.
    • Cherokee Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Tsianina, 1892-
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Tsianina

    • Tsianina, a Native American (Cherokee) woman, poses indoors. She wears a fringed coat and headband.
    • Cherokee Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Tsianina, 1892-
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Tsianina

    • Tsianina, a Native American (Cherokee) woman poses at the entrance to a stone house. She wears moccasins, fringed dress, and headband.
    • Cherokee Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Tsianina, 1892-
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Tsianina

    • Studio portrait (sitting), of Tsianina, a Native American (Cherokee) woman. She wears a fringed dress, bead necklaces, and headband.
    • Cherokee Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Tsianina, 1892-
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Tsianina

    • Studio portrait of Tsianina, a Native American (Cherokee) woman. She wears bead necklaces and a headband.
    • Cherokee Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Tsianina, 1892-
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Tsianina

    • Tsianina, a Native American (Cherokee) woman, poses outdoors. She wears a beaded dress and necklaces, and headband.
    • Cherokee Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Tsianina, 1892-
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Goes in the Lodge

    • Goes in the Lodge, a Native American (Arapaho) man poses outdoors. He wears a fringed shirt, hair pipe breastplate, medal, scarf with a shell clasp, and feathers in his hair.
    • Arapaho Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Clothing & dress--1910-1920.; Goes in Lodge.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Apache Indians

    • Native Americans (Apache) pose on horseback. They wear blankets and hair pipe chokers.
    • Apache Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Horseback riding--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Vivandiere Mine in earlier stage of development

    • Miners, Colin Munro, and W. J. Root pose near the head frame and shafthouse of the Vivandiere Mine near Turret (Chaffee County), Colorado. An outhouse and mine building are nearby.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Turret--1890-1900.; Turret (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Vivandiere Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Turret--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Turret--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Turret--1890-1900.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Coal miners in the Columbine Mine

    • Miners work in a tunnel of the Columbine Mine near Erie (Weld County), Colorado. They wear hats and miner's lights.
    • Columbine Mine (Weld County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Erie (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Coal mining--Colorado--Erie--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Erie--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Erie--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Erie--1930-1940.
    • [between 1933 and 1940]
    • The Silver Bell rings again

    • View of the Silver Bell mine near Ophir (San Miguel County), Colorado. Trucks are parked near the buildings.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--San Miguel County--1910-1920.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Silver Bell Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • The ore tunnel at Henderson extends 9.6 miles under the Continental Divide

    • Miners stand near the headframe of a ventilation shaft of the Henderson Tunnel in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1974 and 1976]
    • Our Bayfield church

    • A partial view of the Bayfield church in Bayfield, Colorado (LaPlata County) shows a wood-frame building with a front gable and shingles, as well as narrow, rectangular windows, and fish scale decoration. The steeple of the church is to the side of...
    • Bayfield (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Churches--Colorado--Bayfield--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Molybdenum ore stockpiles await the ball mills after grinding at the Henderson primary crusher

    • A semi truck is parked near an ore pile under a covered conveyor at the Henderson Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Trucks--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1974 and 1980]
    • Water in tailings pond is recovered to reuse in slurry pipeline

    • View of the drainage system and tailings pond at the Henderson Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Facilities--1970-1980.; Tailings dams--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1974 and 1980]
    • Slurry pipeline carries finely ground waste rock or tailings to the tailings pond

    • View of the overhead slurry pipeline at the Henderson Mill in Grand County, Colorado. The covered conveyor is in the distance.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Facilities--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Pipelines--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1974 and 1980]
    • Dedication of the Henderson Mine site commemorated initial production that month after $500...

    • A group of spectators look on as a man gives a speech at the commemoration of production that month after a 500 million dollar investment at the Henderson Mine, Clear Creek, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Meetings--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Public...
    • July, 1976
    • Alpine Mine- Baldwin

    • Joseph Watson- supt., Clarence Skellinger- Son, Mrs. Boson, Charles Anderson, Dad- Kunze, Frank Stull, Martin Gorman- Jacks Cabin, and other miners pose near the shafthouse of the Alpine Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Alpine Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Another pack-train on the King Lease Trail

    • A miner leads a mule train down the King Lease Trail toward the U. S. Mill on United States Mountain in Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; United States Mountain (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Taking grandma for a ride on a sled

    • Men, one on horseback, and a woman pull and push a woman on a sled by a cabin in the mining town of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Aged persons--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Close-up of grandma's sled

    • View of a wooden sled with a chair on it near the American Mining Company office in American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American Mining Company (Colo.)--Buildings--1890-1910.; American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Winter scene of American City

    • Panoramic view of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The buildings include the Snug Harbor and Louisiana cabins, the office of the American Mining Company, and the shafthouse of the Mascot Mine.
    • American Mining Company (Colo.)--Buildings--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mascot Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • Winter [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Winter scene

    • View of miners' cabins nestled in evergreens near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Log cabins--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Winter--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Summer scene of American City

    • Panoramic view of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The buildings include the Smug Harbor and Louisiana cabins, the office of the American Mining Company, and the shafthouse of the Mascot Mine.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mascot Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • Summer [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Horses and riders on the trail

    • Miners and their wives pose by a saddled horse near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Winter scene

    • View of a snow covered forest possibly near the mining town of Apex (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Apex (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Forests--Colorado--Apex--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Apex--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1905]

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