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    • Caribou, Colo. Mines

    • 1870s when rich ore was plentiful in the surrounding hills.; Three women stand on a hillside below the Caribou Mine near Caribou, a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. A fourth person sits on a tree stump in the right midground. Additional...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou, Colo. 1870-1879

    • probably when this image was first taken.; The mining town of Caribou sits along the base of Caribou Hill in Boulder County, Colorado. The schoolhouse is in the left foreground on Sherman Street with three long log poles propped against one side...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou - 60 years later

    • The small mining town of Caribou stands abandoned in Boulder County, Colorado, about 60 years after the area's mining heyday. Several buildings stand in the foreground and along a dirt road in the midground. A large shafthouse is in the left...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • A.D. Breed, Eben Smith, Wm. Bryant

    • From left, Abel D. Breed, William Bryant and Eben Smith sit at a small table examining a piece of ore, possibly from the Caribou Mine in Boulder County, Colorado, owned by Breed. Breed holds a magnifying glass in his right hand. Smith and Bryant...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View of mine buildings, tailings piles, piles of logs, and ore cars on a narrow gauge tipple in Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Wooden, metal, and tar paper structures on a hillside are probably part of a silver mine. Cars are parked near a...
    • Grant, George Alexander, 1891-1964.
    • 1950 October 19
    • Caribou, Colo. Silver Cornet Band 1874

    • Members of the Caribou Silver Cornet Band pose with their instruments in front of a wood building, probably in Caribou, a small mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. The group was known for its simple uniforms as well as its numerous...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou - Schools (also S1446)

    • A group of school children stands in front of the schoolhouse in Caribou, a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado, near the end of the 19th century during the area's mining heyday. Several women, probably schoolteachers, stand on the front porch...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou, Colo. 1939

    • Several log cabins stand on a hill in Caribou, a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado. A dirt roads runs from the foreground back to the cabins. Mounds of mine tailings stand farther up the hill in the background.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Abel D. Breed ca. 1875

    • $1,000 and tons of ore had been blocked out as a reserve. That year, Breed sold the mine to a group of investors from Holland for about $3 million with a cash down payment of $1.5 million. The mine is probably most famous for producing the silver...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou

    • Men pose by a business housed in a log building in Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. A Black man wears an apron and cook's hat. Signs read: "Caribou production $20,000,000.00," and "The Up To Date Mining Co, Silver, Gold, Copper."
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    • 1912?
    • Caribou, Colo. early mine machinery 1941

    • A wooden drum from a "slack-belt" hoist (widely used in Caribou mines during the early mining days) and a boiler that supplied steam to activate the hoist and pumps, stand in the foreground on a hill near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Pine...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1941?]
    • Caribou, Colo. Ore sorters 1880s

    • A group of ore sorters sits in a circle inside a shafthouse on Caribou Hill near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Piles of ore stand near the group. One miner stands by himself in the background. Wood rafters support the roof of the shafthouse.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou, Colorado

    • A horse and empty buggy are stopped on a rocky, dirt road in Caribou, a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. Caribou saw its boom in the 1870s when it was reportedly one of the most important silver producers in Colorado. Several log cabins...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1899?]
    • Avenue of Trees, Caribou Flats

    • People stand among timberline pine trees at Caribou Flat near Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado; cumulus and nimbus rain clouds fill the sky.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou Flats, Winter 1945

    • Small shrubs stand in a large, snow-covered field near Caribou Flat in Boulder County, Colorado. A taller tree is in the foreground. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1945?]
    • Caribou, Colo. early mine machinery 1941

    • A long, covered, wooden platform is supported by wood frames along a steep hill near Caribou, a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. The platform possibly houses a tramway used to haul ore from a mine near the top of the hill. Tramways were...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1941?]
    • Nederland, Colorado (prints)

    • A dead tree stump lies among rocks in the foreground of this view looking toward Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The Caribou Mill, owned by A.D. Breed, stands in the midground in the town. A large smokestack protrudes from the roof of the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • After the snowdrifts disappeared near Caribou

    • Shows an abandoned wood building with a collapsed roof near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Caribou was an important silver mining district in the 1870s.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou, Colorado. 1920

    • An unidentified man sits in a convertible car stopped on a dirt road in Caribou, a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. Caribou saw its boom in the 1870s when it was reportedly one of the most important silver producing districts in...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Caribou, Colo. early mine machinery 1941

    • A wooden drive wheel from an early mine stands in the foreground on a ridge near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. A partially-shown person carrying a camera tripod walks in the left background. A tall tree is in the right background.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1941?]
    • Abandoned buildings in Caribou

    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies members take a break from their trail ride at probably the ghost town of Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Riders stand or sit near their horses in a grassy meadow. Dilapidated, abandoned log buildings are on the...
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    • 1958 July
    • Caribou, Comstock Shaft 1939

    • The roof of a wood shafthouse, possibly of the Comstock Mine, is collapsed on a ridge near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. A portion of another wood building is in the right foreground. Rocks are also scattered on the ground near the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Caribou

    • Pieces of mining equipment sit abandoned near the Caribou Mine in Boulder County, Colorado, serving as reminders of the area's mining heyday. Photographer titled the image "Mine Remnants from Prosperous Days." A ridge of mountains is in the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Caribou

    • View of mining machinery near the Caribou Mine in Boulder County, Colorado; cumulus clouds dot the sky.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Caribou, Colorado (Mines)

    • Several mines and piles of tailings stand on the hill in the background in this view of Caribou, a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. Caribou saw its prime in the 1870s when it was reportedly one of the most important silver producers in...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Caribou, Colo. early mine machinery 1941

    • View of abandoned sheds, tailings piles, and mine shafthouses near Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado. Fragmented cumulus clouds fill the sky.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1941?]
    • Nederland

    • Nederland, Boulder County, Colorado, looking north, includes buildings (l to r): Caribou (Pareed I. Cesttor) Mill; residence of W. G. Bryant, and Hetzer Hotel and stable. Brown's Hotel (extreme right) was built ca. 1860, by Nathan Bolly Brown....
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    • 1880
    • Caribou mine, Caribou, Colorado

    • Two men pose among wooden buildings at the Caribou mine, Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado. Rocks and machine debris are scattered on the ground around them.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Early Spring, West of Caribou

    • Snow covers the ground near a mining complex west of Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Some patches of dirt and rocks stand on a hill in the right foreground where the snow has melted.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou, Colorado, 1870-1899 circa (originals)

    • The mining town of Caribou stands at the base of a hill, possibly Boulder County Hill, in Boulder County, Colorado. A mine shafthouse stands near a pile of tailings in the right background.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Caribou, Colo. Sarah Collins grave 1875

    • A light-colored gravestone marks the grave of Sarah Collins in a cemetery in Caribou, a small mining town in Boulder County, Colorado. The gravestone has a dove engraved near its top and reads: "Sarah Collins Wife of James Collins Died Oct. 5, 1875...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Mining machinery Caribou Mill

    • A miner poses indoors near the hoist of the Caribou Mine and Mill in Boulder County, Colorado. The machinery includes cables, flywheels, and a friction drum.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1874]
    • Shaft house interior

    • Hoisting equipment stands inside the shafthouse of the Caribou Mine near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The mine reportedly produced the silver ingots used to pave Eureka Street in front of the Teller House in Central City when President...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Caribou

    • View over Caribou (9800 feet), Boulder County, Colorado, includes streets lined with log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled lean-to structures. Many have external timber braces for protection against the wind blowing from the...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View of Caribou (9800 feet), a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado, includes log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled and lean-to structures. Many have external timber braces propped against them for protection against the wind...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View northwest from Goat Hill over Caribou (9800 feet), Boulder County, Colorado, includes streets lined with log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled and lean-tos structures. Many have external timber braces propped against them for...
    • Reckmeyer, Clarence.
    • 1944 March 1
    • Potosi Caribou mine, Caribou, Colo.

    • View of the deteriorating mill of the Potosi Caribou mine near Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado. It features two towers connected by a wooden chute and other, shed roofed buildings. It stands atop a large tailings pile and borders a road.
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    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Caribou, Colorado

    • View of a wooden mine building with two active smokestacks, Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado. In front of the structure is a man driving a horse-drawn wagon full of wood.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Street scene in Caribou, Colo.

    • Men sit and stand on the balcony, and in front of, a butcher shop owned by Mr. Murphy in Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Men in aprons pose near sides of beef that hang on the porch of the building. The wood frame building is next to the...
    • Sturtevant, J. Bevier (Joseph Bevier), 1851-1910.
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    • Caribou

    • View of a partially collapsed, wooden shack in the ghost town of Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Collapsed cabins are nearby.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1965
    • Caribou

    • View of the ruins of a stone building in the ghost town of Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. The building has arched windows. Mine tailings are in the distance.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1963
    • Caribou, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of dilapidated frame buildings and ruins of the stone Potosi Mine Boarding House in Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows a barren depression in a mountain valley, rocks and timber debris. Mount Thorodin is in the distance.
    • Grant, George Alexander, 1891-1964.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Caribou Flats, 1945

    • A large tree stands in the foreground in Caribou Flat in Boulder County, Colorado. Small trees and several tree stumps stand in the field in the midground. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1945?]
    • Caribou - 1941, empty mill near Caribou

    • View of the wood framing of an empty mill near Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado; features an incompleted building framed for a gable roof; situated at the bottom of a bank, at the edge of a river, with a pine forest on the other side.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Cardinal between Nederland and Caribou

    • View of New Cardinal (Cardinal) Boulder County, Colorado, with the Caribou railway branch terminal halfway between Caribou and Nederland includes scattered wood frame residences and sheds built along an eroding slope with a group of wagons parked...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Caribou Reduction Works

    • Exterior view of the Caribou Reduction Works, Boulder County, Colorado, includes the large structure built into a hill with a sloping roof, gable dormers and smoking smokestacks. Large stacks of wood are on both sides of the smelter and downed...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Caribou, Colorado

    • Mines and tree stumps top a denuded hill at Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]

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