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    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Mendota Mine & upper workings, east edge of Brownsville

    • View of Brownsville (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad track, a cabin and outhouse, frozen Clear Creek, the Fox & Hound Saloon, houses, the boiler house, and a mine railroad trestle for the Victoria Tunnel and Mendota...
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    • East Victor showing Strong, Independence, Portland and Anna Lee mines

    • Panoramic view of frame mine buildings in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. A woman is in a horse-drawn buggy near a log and frame one-story house. Mine buildings on Battle Mountain are identified as the Strong Mine, the Independence Mine, the...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1890 and 1898?]
    • Independence

    • View of mine buildings, tailings piles, houses, and probably Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad or Midland Terminal Railway tracks in Independence (Teller County), Colorado. Shows smokestacks and ore car tracks of the Hull City Mine, and...
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    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Bingham copper mine

    • View of the Bingham Copper Mine, in Bingham Canyon, Utah. Shows an enormous open pit mine with tiers, mine railroad tracks, freight cars filled with ore, and electric towers for the railroad.
    • Rumel, Chal.
    • [between 1920 and 1950?]
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Men pose on tailings in the mine dump at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. The men wear suits, overcoats and hats. One man has a shovel, a second has a cane, and a third poses with an ore...
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    • 1895 June 10th
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • A man, in a long cloak and hat, and two young girls, in long coats and hats, pose on snow covered tailings at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. A log and wood tipple, mine buildings and a man...
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    • [1895?]
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Men and girls pose near a mine building at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. Shows a tipple, a shaft house, and tailings in a mine dump. Snow covers the ground.
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    • [1895?]
    • 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?]
    • 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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    • 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?]
    • Altman, 10,650 ft. alt. highest inc. city in the world Pike's Peak

    • View of the northwest side of Altman, Colorado, located three miles north of Victor in Teller County, includes small wood frame residences, sheds, outhouses, false front businesses, smelters, mines, and tailing dumps. Business signs include: "Geo...
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    • [between 1894 and 1898]
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Men, who include Mr. Greulich and Mr. Lund, sit and stand on tailings in the mine dump at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. The men wear suits and overcoats and hats. A tipple and mine...
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    • 1895 June 17th
    • Belcher Mine near Silverton

    • A group of miners stands in front of the Belcher Mine near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. Three more men stand at the top of the mine. A group of pack burros stands on the ridge in the right midground.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Two families, probably the Greulich and Lund families, are seated on a mine dump at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. The two men wear hats, suits and overcoats. The women wear dresses and...
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    • 1895 May 11th
    • Summitville, Colo.

    • View shows Summitville (Rio Grande County), Colorado, South Mountain, and mines. Hand written notes on front of image point to: "Iowa (mine), Winchester (mine), Annie open cut (mine), French (mine), Chandler (mine), Mill, Gauge boarding house,...
    • Valley Photo Co.
    • September, 1935
    • Greulich, Lund, Loftus

    • A man identified as Loftus and two families, probably the Greulich and Lund families, are seated on a mine dump at the Dew Drop Mine in Ward (Boulder County), Colorado. Mr. Greulich wears a hat and suit and holds a cigar. Mr. Lund wears a vest and...
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    • 1895 May 11th
    • Unidentified mine, Boulder County

    • View of an unidentified mine on the side of a steep hill in Boulder County, Colorado. Men stand on and near a headframe, tailings and a stone retaining wall. A horse used to power a large winch used for the mine stands on the headframe. Men pose...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Slide mine, Ouray, Colo.

    • View of the Slide Mine (later the News Boy Mine) with tramway, Paquin Mining District, Ouray County, Colorado
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    • [1900?]
    • Alabama Fatal Mining Accidents : 1905, 1912-1921

    • List of fatal mining accident victims in 1905 (Virginia City Mine only) and 1912-1921, taken from the 1912-1921 Annual report of coal mines, State of Alabama, and from the website http://www.gendisasters.com/al/ "Alabama mine explosions". Gives...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-.; Alabama. Office of State Mine Inspectors.
    • 2007
    • Iron Bound, At a deserted mine above Mammoth Gulch

    • An early-day mine bucket made from an old whiskey barrel leans on one edge in front of a log cabin near Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado. The bucket is from an old mine above Pile Hill near Apex. Photographer titled the image "Iron Bound."
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1948?]
    • 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?]
    • Clear Creek and Gilpin Tunnel Mine

    • View of the Clear Creek and a Gilpin Tunnel Mine (Corporation of American Mines) and mine buildings in Dumont (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Men stand near the mine buildings and tunnel opening. A pipe runs from one of the buildings into the mine....
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    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • El Paso Mine, Nichols Shaft

    • View of the El Paso Mine and the headframe for the Nichols Shaft located near Cripple Creek (Teller, County), Colorado. Lettering on the headframe reads: "Mine Trip Here Today." A tin roof with white lettering reads: "Take the Famous Gold Mine Trip...
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    • Dew Drop Mine

    • View of the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. Shows an ore car on tracks that lead into a wood and log shaft house, a small tipple, wooden mine building.
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    • [1894?]
    • New slide, bunk, & ore house

    • View of Slide Mine buildings (later the Newsboy Mine) in the Paquin Mining District, Ouray County, Colorado.
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    • [1900?]
    • Gilpin Tramway

    • The tracks of the Gilpin Tramway curve through the foreground of this view of several mines on Gunnell Hill in Central City, Colorado. A group of houses lines this portion of Eureka Street, one of the main roads through Central City. The Gunnell...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Lund, Greulich [families, Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.]

    • Men, women and children, who include the Lund and Greulich families, pose on tailings in the mine dump of the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. Two women wear long dresses and capes, one woman...
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    • 1895 May 11th
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Men, women and children, who include the Greulich family, pose on tailings and the tipple in the mine dump of the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. The women wear long capes. The men wear suits,...
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    • 1895 July 29th
    • Funeral on the mountain

    • Funeral procession for Superintendent Charles M. Baker, murdered during a WFM labor strike, at the Smuggler-Union mine in San Miguel County, Colorado. Miners carry a flower covered casket and stand on the porch of the boarding house.
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    • 1902
    • Caribou Mine (L#173)

    • Caribou Mine stands in the background in this view near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The silver mine was reportedly discovered in 1864. Silver ingots produced from the mine and valued at about $13,000 were used to pave the street in front...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Curtis Mine

    • People pose near a tailings pile beside frame mine buildings east of Colorado Springs in El Paso County, Colorado. The coal mine, identified as Curtis Mine, has canvas tents nearby, one of which covers possibly a mine shaft. The mines are on a...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Miners

    • A group of miners pose near a mine entrance at either the Berwind Mine in Las Animas County or the Rugby Mine in Huerfano County, Colorado. The men wear overalls and work boots. Some of the men have electric mine lamps attached to their caps, and...
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    • [between 1910 and 1925?]
    • Missouri mining accidents: 1895-1896 & 1902-1918

    • List of accident victims, indexed from Annual report of the State Mine Inspectors of the State of Missouri, 1896; Annual report of the State Coal Mine Inspector of the State of Missouri, 1902; and Annual report of the Bureau of Mines, Mining and...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 2007
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View toward the north overlooking barren landscape and Central City, Colorado. Snow is visible on the hillside. St. Aloysius is to the far-right of the image, and St. Mary's Catholic Church is visible at the right-to-center part of the image. ...
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    • [between 1890 and 1899?]
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Men, women and children pose on tailings in a mine dump, and a man poses in an ore car on a log tipple, at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. The men wear hats and the women wear long dresses...
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    • 1895 July 29
    • 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...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-.
    • 2007 June
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • Men, women and children pose seated or standing on tailings in a mine dump, or sitting on horseback at the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. The men wear hats and tailored or sack suits, or...
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    • 1895 July 18
    • The disaster at Crested Butte, Colorado

    • Snow is on the ground at the Colorado Coal and Iron Company's Jokerville coal mine in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows log and frame mine buildings, a covered snow shed and a headframe. Women in mourning with blankets around their...
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
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    • 20,000 tons $20.00 ore

    • View of the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. A man identified as Costy stands on tailings between the old and new shaft houses. Shows a tipple, and a log and wood retaining wall. Lumber and...
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    • [1895?]
    • Good Hoist Mine- Cripple Creek

    • View of the Good Hoist Mine works near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. Three men stand between a wooden building and headframe that is anchored to another building. One man leans on a mine car near a metal trough that leads down a slope...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Central City. Saratoga Mine (C-46)

    • A group of miners stands in a cage inside a mine, possibly the Saratoga Mine in Russell Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. Cages such as this replaced bucket hoists by the 1880s in many mines, and...
    • 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
    • Denver Tunnel

    • Panoramic view, a man and boy pose by a mine ore car at the Denver Mine near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. An automobile and mine buildings are nearby. A sign over the entrance to the mine reads: "Denver Tunnel".
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    • April 10, 1925
    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Men and horses stand among rock piles near the Pikes Peak Mine in Teller County, Colorado. A horse is hitched to a buggy, another is hitched to a wagon. A sign painted on a mine building in the distance reads: "Pikes Peak Mine."
    • Morgan, D. P.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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