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    • Slide Mine, jumbo, close-up, 3/4 rear

    • Two men work with compressed air, percussion-type rock drills called a stopers in the Slide Mine in Boulder County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes, hard hats, and electric mine lamps. Rocks and boulders litter the floor of the shaft.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Slide Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson Mine, stoper

    • A miner works with a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper or "wiggle tail" at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. The man wears a work jump suit and hard hat.
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson Mine, stoper

    • A miner works with a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper or "wiggle tail" at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. The worker wears overalls and a hard hat. Boulders are scattered on the ground...
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Strauss Quarry, surface workings of the quarry at Marble, Colorado

    • View of Strauss Quarry shows a revolving derrick and a horizontal drilling machine fed by compressed air lines, south of Marble, Gunnison County, Colorado. The Strauss Quarry is on the east side of Yule Creek at 10,000 feet elevation, about 600...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Rico Argentine mine stoper

    • A man wears a miner cap with an attached lamp and uses a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper in the Argentine Mine in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado.
    • Argentine Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rico (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Rico Argentine

    • A miner uses a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper in the Argentine Mine in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado. The miner wears a hat with an attached lamp.
    • Argentine Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rico (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • EPCD, drilling from column

    • A worker operates a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill near the East Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel), of the Colorado-Big Thompson Water Diversion Project, in Grand County, Colorado. The man wears a safety...
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1944?]
    • Underground in a mine

    • A miner drills an upward hole with a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper in an unidentified mine in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • At the Denver Post on Champa

    • People crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado. Men sit on rooftops by United States flags. Horses and cars are in the crowd. Business signs read: "Kindel Compressed Air, Carpet Cleaning,"...
    • Denver Post--Buildings--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner operates an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner stands on a drill steel wedged between the rock faces of the hanging wall and the foot wall. A...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Drilling & boring machinery--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Sheep Mtn. Tunnel mill, Crystal City

    • View of the Sheep Mountain Tunnel mill (also know as the Lost Horse Mill, Dead Horse Mill, and Crystal Mill) in Crystal (Gunnison County), Colorado. The log building is perched on a crag over the Crystal River. It includes a wooden structure built...
    • Crystal (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Crystal--1960-1970.; Mills--Colorado--Crystal--1960-1970.; Ore industry--Colorado--Crystal--1960-1970.; Rivers--Colorado--Crystal--1960-1970.;...
    • 1968
    • Underground drilling with machine drill

    • A miner squats down to operate an air drill called a stoper or a "wiggle tail" in a gold mine in Gilpin County, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. The miner leans against a thick rock wall. Smaller rocks stand in a pile in the dark background. The...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Drilling & boring machinery--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Marble - Strauss Quarry of Yule Marble Co. across the valley of Yule Creek from the Yule Quarry

    • View of Strauss Quarry shows a revolving derrick and a horizontal drilling machine fed by compressed air lines, south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The Strauss Quarry is on the east side of Yule Creek at 10,000 feet elevation, about 600...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • 1912?
    • Wolf Tongue

    • A miner positions a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper on the ceiling of a mine shaft at the Wolf Tongue tungsten mine near Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. He wears overalls, a jacket, and hard hat.
    • Nederland (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Wolf Tongue Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • How we cook in Colorado : choice recipes

    • Cookbook created with submissions from the Ladies of First Baptist Church.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1907
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1909

    • 1909 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909
    • 300 choice recipes

    • Cookbook created by the Ladies of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the cookbook are various recipes and household tips provided by the ladies.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1892
    • 1927 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.3

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1927
    • First Baptist Church Diamond Anniversary

    • Book commemorating the Diamond Anniversary of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a description of the history of the church, is former locations, photographs and a list of members of the congregation.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--Directories.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1939
    • First Baptist Church 1942 Directory

    • Directory produced by the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the directory is: a list of member, past and present, along with their address in and out of the Denver area, the Churches By-Laws and advertisements from local Denver...
    • Eha, Walter R. (Walter Ralph), 1891-1978--Archives.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942
    • Indiana Mining Accidents : 1891-1915

    • Includes a brief history of mining in Indiana, and an alphabetical index by miner’s name for fatal and nonfatal accidents in
    • Mine accidents--Indiana--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Illinois Mining Accidents 1889 to 1925

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Illinois from 1889 to 1925.
    • Mine accidents--Illinois--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 14, 1909 May 22

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090522
    • Nova Scotia Mining Accidents 1898 to 1916

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Nova Scotia from 1898 & 1904-1916.
    • Mine accidents--Nova Scotia--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Pennsylvania Mining Accidents 1869 - 1916

    • History of mines and mining in Pennsylvania, and an alphabetical index by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents in Pennsylvania for the years 1869, 1871, 1872, 1874 (partial), 1875, 1877, 1879, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1887, 1888,...
    • Mine accidents--Pennsylvania--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • 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]
    • British Columbia Fatal Mining Accidents : 1887, 1896-1942

    • Index of the Fatal Mining Accidents occurring in British Columbia Canada in the years 1887, and 1896-1949. Information is arranged alphabetically and includes: the name of the victim, date of the accident, colliery/mine name (town), whether fatal...
    • Mine accidents--British Columbia--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • The 1887 Denver Directory

    • Index of the 1887 City of Denver Directory. Index is made of three volumes. Volume I: Denver directory indexed by name. Volume II: Denver directory indexed by address. Volume 3: Statistical abstract of Denver in 1887.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.; Denver (Colo.)--1887.
    • 2002
    • 1926 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.2

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1926 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1926
    • Utah Mining Accidentes : 1896, 1899-1904, and 1907-1916

    • List of mining accident victims in 1896, 1899-1904, and 1907-1916. Gives name and age of accident victim, date, mine location or residence, whether fatal or non-fatal, and year and page of report.
    • Coal mine accidents--Utah.; Coal mines and mining--Utah--Safety measures.;
    • 2007 April
    • 1935 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.11

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1935
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 25, 1912 June 22

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120622
    • 1933 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.9

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1933
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 4, 1909 March 13

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090313
    • Washington mining accidents : 1892-1896 & 1905-1919

    • List of mining accident victims in 1892 (Roslyn Mine only), 1895-1896, and 1905-1919 (fatal accidents only 1915-1919), taken from the 1892-1896 Annual reports of the Inspectors of Coal Mines (State Inspector of Coal Mines) and the 1905-1916 Report...
    • Mine accidents--Washington (State)--Indexes.
    • 2007 June
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 4, 1919 April

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19190401

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