Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: -Empire
(1973 results)



Display: 50

    • Workers close covers on a bulk railroad car full of moly.

    • Workers prepare a railroad car for transporting molybdenum at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Railroad freight...
    • September 6, 1980
    • 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]
    • Big Chief Mill Empire

    • Miners and their families pose on the elevated tramway at the Empire Mill near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Stacks of timber are by nearby buildings.
    • Big Chief Mill (Empire, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Creek above Empire

    • Water flows around boulders in a creek above Empire in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Large rocks form walls on both sides of the creek in the background. Tall pine trees stand near the banks of the creek.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Boulders--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Pines--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Waterfronts--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Tenth Legion Lode Clear Creek

    • View of the shafthouse, mine buildings and area surrounding the Tenth Legion Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Tenth Legion Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Silver...
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Train No. 7

    • Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Train Number 7 (type 2-6-0 Cooke 1558 in 1884) the Silver Plume to Denver train at Empire station, Clear Creek County, Colorado on August 7, 1894; shows mail car 30 and two passenger cars, the engineer and fireman stand...
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Empire (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Empire--1890-1900.; Railroad mail service--Colorado--Empire--1890-1900.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Empire--1890-1900.;...
    • [1894]
    • Flotation cells skim molybdenum

    • A worker monitors a row of "Denver Sub-A" flotation machines at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • These huge discs are filters used in the milling circuit for molybdenum at the Henderson mill.

    • A worker tends a 6-disc filter machine at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • North Empire

    • Abandoned mine and mill building in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.
    • 1944
    • Miners

    • Miners W. Juels, Al Ross, Barney Melford, and Bill Harvey, pose by a mine ore car at the entrance to the Liberty Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A sign over the entrance to the mine depicts the Liberty Bell and reads: "Liberty...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Liberty Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Silver mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Stamp mill, Empire

    • Interior view of a stamp mill in Empire, Colorado; shows gold mine ore processing machinery, open beams, and a man.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Machinery--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Two regrind mills are set in place at this stage of the Henderson Mill

    • Construction inside the Henderson Mine and mill, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows regrind mills with support structures.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Construction--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • The Henderson Mill, shown in early stages of construction.

    • Construction inside the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows cement foundation and supports.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Construction--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Jake & Jack at entrance of Empire Tunnel

    • Miners Jack and Jake pose near a mine ore car at the entrance to the Empire Tunnel mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--Empire--1890-1910.; Empire (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Empire Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1890-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Empire Tunnel

    • Miners push a loaded mine ore car and a flatbed ore car on the tramway near the entrance of the Empire Tunnel near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Empire

    • Muriel Sibell Wolle sits at a desk next to a window, possibly the Peck House, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. A typewriter, papers, a jar, and a decorative brass lamp are on the desk.
    • Peck House (Empire, Colo.)--1950-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Women--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    •  
    • Empire

    • Muriel Sibell Wolle sits at a desk next to a window, in possibly the Peck House, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. A typewriter, papers, a jar, and a decorative brass lamp are on the desk.
    • Peck House (Empire, Colo.)--1950-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Women--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    •  
    • Big Chief Mill

    • Miners and their families pose on the tramway that leads to the Big Chief Mill near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Stacks of timber stand among nearby buildings.
    • Big Chief Mill (Empire, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1970 and 1990]
    • Empire from the north

    • A small, two-story house stands in the foreground in this view of Empire in Clear Creek County, Colorado, taken from the north. The area adjacent to the house is surrounded by a wood fence. A man halts his horse and buggy near the fence and in...
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Fences--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Empire from the west

    • The town of Empire stands at the base of Berthoud Pass in Clear Creek County, Colorado, in this view taken from west of town. A large mill stands in the left foreground. A round drum, possibly for storing water, is supported by a wood tower next to...
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Water towers--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Creek above Empire

    • Water flows around large rocks in a creek above Empire in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Pieces of dead wood lie scattered on the bank of the creek in the foreground. Shrubs and small trees stand in the background on both sides of the creek.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Rocks--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Waterfronts--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Jone's Pass

    • Two log cabins stand in the left foreground behind a group of pine trees near Jones Pass west of Empire on the border of Clear Creek and Grand Counties in Colorado. Another wood shelter is in the center midground near a pile of tailings, probably...
    • Tailings (Metallurgy)--Colorado--Empire--1930-1950.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Empire (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Empire--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1930-1950.; Passes...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Flotation cells are monitored during skimming operation for molybdenum recovery.

    • A worker monitors a row of "Denver Sub-A" flotation machines at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Empire City, C.T.

    • View of Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado; shows log and wood houses, businesses, felled timber, tailings, and mine railroad tracks.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Log buildings--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Henderson's modern mill control room monitors every vital function in the milling process.

    • Workers in the control room at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado shows: telephones, desk and control panels.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Control rooms--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • The primary crusher pit begins to take shape.

    • Construction site of the primary crusher pit at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows: trucks, bulldozer, and a round foundation.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Digging--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Excavation--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Empire

    • Overlook view of Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado and surrounding mountains.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Valleys--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Empire, Colorado, 1860s

    • View of the town of Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows frame houses and commercial buildings in the valley near the west fork of Clear Creek.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    •  
    • Empire

    • View of the wood framed, gabled residences, sheds and barns of Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows dirt roads, Douglas and Columbian Mountains, a bridge over West Fork Clear Creek, fences, and scattered stones. A man and a woman stand on a...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1870-1880.; West Fork Clear Creek (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1870-1880.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Empire--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Empire--1870-1880.
    • [1870 and 1880?]
    • Boston Mine Boarding House

    • This shingle sided structure in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, has one side of its gable roof built into the hillside. John Dumont built the structure, used as a dormitory for employees of the Boston Mine Company (active between 1872...
    • North Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.; Lodging houses--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.; Dumont, John M.
    • 1960
    • Empire, Colo Summer 1861

    • Men sit on the stoop of a false front building watching a group of volunteer soldiers perform drills in Empire, Colorado. Commercial buildings, covered wagons, and tree covered mountains are in the background.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Soldiers--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    • [1862?]
    • Empress Mine near N. Empire

    • A man and his daughter stand near a building of the Empress Mine near North Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The shafthouse and loaded mine ore cars on a tramway are nearby.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--North Empire--1900-1910.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Empress Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fathers & children--Colorado--North Empire--1900-1910.; Girls--Colorado--North Empire--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Silver bricks

    • Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company workers pose by stacked silver ingots in Empire Forks, Clear Creek County, Colorado; metallurgist Richard Pearce is to the left.
    • Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company--1870-1880.; Metallurgists--Colorado--Empire Forks--1870-1880.; Empire Forks (Colo.); Mining--Colorado--Empire Forks--1870-1880.; Silver--Colorado--Empire Forks--1870-1880.;...
    • 1875
    • Conqueror Mining Company Dormitory

    • The Conqueror Boarding House in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, is a three-story frame building with a gable roof, covered porch, and stone foundation. North Empire was the center of the Empire mining district; the Conqueror Mining...
    • North Empire (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--North Empire--1940-50.; Lodging houses--Colorado--North Empire--1940-1950.
    • 1944
    • Gap above Empire

    • A dirt road winds around a hillside in a gap above Empire in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Trees and shrubs stand on both sides of the road. A ridge of mountains stands in the right background.
    • Mountain roads--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Empire

    • Muriel Sibell Wolle poses on the deck of the Peck House(?) in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. She is wearing a knee length dress, a brooch, jewelry, and glasses.
    • Peck House (Empire, Colo.)--1950-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Women--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    •  
    • 3/4 mile up mt. toward North Empire

    • Mining ruins are next to a two track dirt road near North Empire, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Empire--1950-1960.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Empire--1950-1960.
    • 1960
    • Empire ice cream parlor at Hotel Splendide

    • Interior view of the ice cream shop of the Hotel Splendide in the town of Empire, Colorado, Clear Creek County. Bent wire chairs surround the round tables. Bric-a-brac covers the hanging metal shelves on the wall covered with striped wallpaper.
    • Ice cream parlors--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.; Interiors.
    •  
    • Empire ice cream parlor at Hotel Splendide

    • Interior view of the ice cream shop of the Hotel Splendide in the town of Empire, Colorado in Clear Creek County. Bent wire chairs surround the round tables. Square-shaped prints hang on the wall covered with striped wallpaper.
    • Ice cream parlors--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.; Interiors.
    •  
    • Empire Tunnel

    • View of the entrance to the Empire Tunnel near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Tunnels--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Empire, Colorado

    • A single story dilapidated Catholic church in Empire, Colorado, features a front medium gable, a cross on the gable, and horizontal clapboard siding. A large pile of debris surrounds the building.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1900-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Empire--1900-1960.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Empire--1900-1960.
    • [between 1900 and 1960]
    • Empire ice cream parlor, Hotel Splendide

    • The Hotel Splendide in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, was originally called the Peck House but was renamed about 1950; the hotel was established in 1860 as a stage coach stop. The building's name was changed back to the Peck House in 1972....
    • Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ice cream parlors--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.
    • 1967
    • Empire City, C.T.

    • Panoramic view of log cabins and frame buildings in Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Businesses have false fronts, and a reservoir is on the West Fork of Clear Creek.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Reservoirs--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    • 1864

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK