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    • "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 miner

    • A miner poses near the shaft house of the Bobtail Mine near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado.
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    • [between 18600 and 1880]
    • Black Hawk - 1942

    • View south, of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado; shows the Rohling Block on Gregory Street. This building was one of the first built in the 1860's and was used primarily as a dry goods store. It may have been the home of Elizabeth McCourt Doe (Baby...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1942
    • Black Hawk - 1953, Bobcat Tunnel

    • View of the Bobtail Tunnel in Black Hawk, Colorado. A rectangular structure of stone construction, the Bobtail tunnel is single story with five bays on the main facade. A sign hangs above the windows: "The World Famous Bobtail Tunnel." The...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1953
    • Black Hawk No 107

    • View west up Gregory Gulch in Black Hawk, Colorado. Shows Livery, Feed, ??, blacksmith shop, Black Hawk Street (with carriage), original Bobtail Mill, and mines working the Gregory lode in far distance.
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    • [between 1863 and 1869]
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View north from Bobtail Hill, in Black Hawk, Colorado, up four mile Gulch to Dory Hill, where the state's first cemetery was located. Central business district includes: Undertaker, Union House (on Selak Street), Drugs (brick, arched windows and...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • A flagpole bearing the American flag stands on the street. Several mines and shafthouses dot the hillsides surrounding the town.; Horse-drawn wagons travel up and down Gregory Street in Blackhawk, Colorado, in Gilpin County. Signs are on the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Colorado and Southern locomotive No. 13 pulls a train up the "Switch Back" above Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado, leaving a trail of black smoke behind it. The Switch Back enabled trains to travel the steep, 1-mile distance between Central...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Black Hawk, Colorado

    • View southwest from Swede Hill of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado; shows Bobtail Hill, Main St. and Gregory St. split, Selak St., Presbyterian Church, Gregory Hill and Mammoth Hill in far distance, mines working Gregory lode, log piles, a blacksmith...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1863 and 1879?]
    • Black Hawk, Main St., Gilpin Co., Colo.

    • View southwest from Swede Hill of Main St. Black Hawk, Colorado; shows The Gilpin Hotel and Ben Olsen's Saloon building. Across the street is a rectangular, stone, flat-roofed building and the Black Hawk Boiler and Sheet Iron Works (owned and...
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    • 1971
    • Black Hawk, Mills

    • View northwest up the gulley formed by North Clear Creek in Black Hawk, Colorado; shows Bates Hill, Bobtail Mill, and the Colorado Shoe store on Gregory Street. Mills, processors, and samplers are in the distance; a narrow-gauge train is on...
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    • [1900?]
    • Black Hawk, mountain scenery, Colorado

    • View west from Swede Hill, of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado; shows Bobtail Hill, Presbyterian Church and schoolhouse on Bates Hill, Gregory #2 mine on top of Bates Hill, Mammoth Hill in distance, mines working Gregory lode in upper middle, and log...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1869 and 1877]
    • Black Hawk, mountain scenery, Colorado

    • View southwest from Swede Hill of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado. Shows Bobtail Hill on left; Main St. and Gregory St. split; Selak St. on right; Presbyterian Church at far right; Gregory Hill and Mammoth Hill in far distance; and mines working...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1863 and 1869?]
    • Black Hawk, view west

    • View southwest from Swede Hill of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado. Shows Bobtail Hill on left, Main Street and Gregory Street split, Selak Street on right, Presbyterian Church at far right, Gregory Hill and Mammoth Hill in far distance, and mines...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1863 and 1869?]
    • Bobtail mine

    • View of the Bobtail Mine on a treeless hillside near Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows buildings, log cabins, horse whims, tailings.
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    • [1890?]
    • Bobtail Tunnel

    • Miners and well dressed men sit or stand in ore cars hitched to an electric locomotive at the Bobtail Mine on Gregory Street in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Young boys stand on either side of the locomotive. The boys wear hats, or caps,...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
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    • Bobtail Tunnel tramway

    • A miner poses on an electric engine of the Bobtail Tunnel tramway near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Loaded and empty mine cars are pulled by the engine that has "The Jeffrey MFG Co. Columbus O. U. S. A." embossed on the side.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Central City

    • A horse-drawn carriage travels down Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The side of the Gilpin County Courthouse is viewed from Winnebago Hill. St. James Methodist Church stands behind the courthouse on Eureka Street. The Teller House stands...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Central City (?)

    • A train of mine cars from the Bobtail Mine is hitched to an electric locomotive in front of the mine tunnel. Men stand in the first three cars and on the locomotive. Several young boys stand on either side of the locomotive. The stone blacksmith...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1900?]
    • Central City [i.e. Blackhawk, Colo.]

    • Overlook view of the town of Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado and the Black Hawk Mill complex. On Bobtail Hill are the Colorado-Carr Mine, Chicago-Carr Mine, Cook Mine, Americus Mine, and Sleepy Hollow Mine.
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    • [1900?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of the Fisk and Nemaha Mines near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado.
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    • August, 1895
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Miners and men, including Antonito Caley and Steve Hoskins, stand on a wooden rail bridge near an electric engine and tram on the Bobcat Tunnel tramway near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Loaded and unloaded mine cars are on the tracks.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • in the left background. Fourteen men reportedly drowned in the Sleepy Hollow Mine in 1895 when water from an older and deeper mine burst through the wall between the two.; The shafthouse of the Gregory Buell Consolidated Mine and Milling Company...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Gregory Gulch Bobtail Tunnel

    • View of the Bobtail Tunnel entrance in Gregory Gulch near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a stone building with sign: "The World Famous Bobtail Tunnel."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1945 and 1960]
    • Gregory Gulch, Central City, Colorado

    • Several houses stand along a dirt road in Gregory Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. The gulch was named after John H. Gregory, who first discovered gold in Colorado in 1859. The cut in the hillside shows the vein Gregory followed in search of...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Gregory Gulch, Central City, Colorado

    • mines. In the right foreground, the building with a band of arches on its facade was the grocery and provisions store owned by Fred Kruse and founded by Belden & Company during the area's mining heyday.; Two dirt roads intersect in the foreground...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Smiley, Jerome C. (Jerome Constant), 1858-1924.
    • 1901
    • Looking north from Black hawk, Chase Gulch on left

    • View to the northwest at the bottom of Gregory and Chase Gulches, near Black Hawk, Colorado. Chase Gulch is visible on the left. North Clear Creek is visible between the stamp mills, processing mills, and sampling mills that occupy the gulley. The...
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    • [between 1865 and 1872]
    • Miners

    • Miners pose near the shaft house of the Bobtail Mine near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • Mines of Victor

    • View of wooden frame residence & canvas tents with wooden frames on hillside below Portland & Bobtail Mine, Victor, Colorado; includes one- story medium gable wooden frame residence with lean-to, two canvas tents on wooden frames & base,...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1902]
    • Mines, Boulder Co.

    • The Cook Mine complex in Gilpin County, Colorado, stands in the foreground with several mounds of tailings in front of it. A dirt road winds through the right midground toward another shafthouse in the right background. A portion of Central City...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1899 and 1910?]
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • Several buildings line the dirt roads below the Cook Mine on Bobtail Hill in Gregory Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. The deep vein on the hill in the right midground is where John H. Gregory first discovered gold in Colorado in 1859. The stone...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Motor and cars of Bobtail Tunnel Central City, Colo

    • A miner poses in an electric engine of the Bobtail Tunnel tramway near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. The engine, which has "The Jeffrey MFG Co. Columbus, O. U. S. A." embossed on the side, pulls mine cars on the tracks.
    • Thomas, A. M., photographer.
    • [1900 or 1901]
    • North Clear Creek, wide angle

    • View to the west, perpendicular to North Clear Creek, in Black Hawk, Colorado; shows Lace house, Colorado Central Railroad tracks following Clear Creek, State Ore Sampling Works, the Toll Gate Saloon (with balcony) on west side of creek, and...
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    • [187-?]
    • Mining Index to Hollister, Henderson and Canfield Histories

    • Mining index to Henderson, Hollister, and Canfield mining histories. Names of mines, mining companies, mining districts, lodes, veins, claims, and tunnels are indexed with page number.
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Geneaology
    • 1995
    • Pre-1963 Colorado mining fatalities

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Colorado from 1884, when state legislation first required mining companies to report their accidents, through 1962.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 1995
    • Portland- Black Diamond- Victor, Colo.

    • View of the Portland, Bobtail, and Black Diamond mines in the Cripple Creek Mining District, Victor, Teller County, Colorado. A large mound of mine dumps and tailing stands next to the slant roofed metal building of the Black Diamond mine. Three...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1892 and 1910?]
    • The Real Pioneers of Colorado

    • Transcript of a document originally written by Maria Davies McGrath in 1934. This document contains transcripts of all three volumes, arranged alphabetically by pioneers last name. Within each entry is a brief biography of the individual (s) who...
    • McGrath, Maria Davies, 1865-1951.
    • 1934
    • View of Bobtail Hill, Gilpin Co., Colo.

    • View of Bobtail Hill in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Wood frame residences are in the gulch below mines. Shows mining shafthouses and tailing dumps. Signs read: "The Americus Gold M & M Co." and "Fisk."
    • Thomas, A. M., photographer.
    • [between 1895 and 1901?]
    • West from Bobtail Hill, December, 1898

    • A railroad track, possibly for the Gilpin Tramway, winds around the hillside in the left foreground of this view looking toward Central City in the distance. Patches of snow cover the ground. The remains of a stone building stand on the hill above...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1898?]

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