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    • 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?]
    • 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.
    • Mine accidents--Colorado. ; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado. ; Colorado--Vital records.
    • 1995
    • Colorado Obituary Project 1969-1990, Revised

    • The Colorado Obituary Project is a statewide index of approximately 50,000 non-Denver obituaries mostly from the 1970s through 1990. Researchers may request a copy of the full text obituary through the Western History and Genealogy Department.
    • Colorado--Genealogy--Indexes.;Obituaries--Colorado--Indexes.;Registers of births, etc.--Colorado.
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    • Lauman and Bonewell store, Cripple Creek

    • Exterior view of Lauman and Bonewell Grocers, hardware and miner's supplies store, Cripple Creek, Colorado; prior to incorporation in 1892, Cripple Creek was called Fremont; the grocer is housed in a two- story flat-roof wood frame rectangular...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [1892 or 1893?]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • Rogers and Nash Mortuary Records : 1873-1979

    • Index to the records of the Rogers and Nash Mortuary Records located in boxes 1-18 and between the years 1873 and 1979. Index is arranged alphabetically by last name and includes: Last and First Name, Date of Event, Type of Records, Box Number,...
    • Rogers Mortuary (Denver, Colo.)--Registers.; Nash-Miller Mortuary (Denver, Colo.)--Registers.; Funeral homes--Colorado--Denver.; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado--Denver.; Denver (Colo.)--Genealogy. Denver (Colo.) -- Vital records.
    • 2008
    • Hall of the Silverton Miner's Union No. 26, W. F. of M.

    • Exterior view of the Silverton Miner's Union in Silverton, Colorado, on the southwest corner of 11th and Greene Streets, a two-story brick structure featuring sash windows with semi-circular arches and stone sills around the entire second floor,...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners' unions--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Nebraska Civil War Veterans' Data M-Q

    • Index of names of Civil War Veterans from Nebraska
    • United States History Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans.; Veterans--Nebraska.; Grand Army of the Republic--Indexes.
    • 1995
    • A miner

    • Portrait (standing) of a miner who smokes a pipe and wears a sheepskin jacket, hard hat, and miner's lamp.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Miner at his cabin

    • A miner poses outdoors on a trunk on the porch of his cabin probably in Colorado. He wears a cap with a miner's light.
    • Cabins--Colorado--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Miner's cabin

    • A miner and his family pose outdoors near a cabin and a group of tents. The miner stands near a burro with saddle bags.
    • Cabins--1880-1900.; Miners--1880-1900.; Mining--1880-1900.; Pack animals--1880-1900.; Women--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Miner in quarry tunnel

    • A miner poses with a mallet and miner's candle in a stone quarry tunnel in Colorado.
    • Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Miner's dug-out

    • Two miners stand near stone cabins (dugouts) built into the side of a hill. The men wear suits and hats. Wooden boards, metal cans, and a wagon are nearby.
    • Dugout houses--1880-1900.; Miners--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Miner and dog

    • A miner, possibly Andy Kincaid, sits and pets a large dog near a pile of timbers in front of a log building, Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. The miner wears a worn-out hat, a vest, a pinstripe shirt, long pants, and lace-up boots, and...
    • Kincaid, Andy.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Dogs--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1910.; Log buildings--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Pittsburg Mine, Central City

    • A group of fourteen miners in work clothes, including overalls, pose near the Pittsburg Mine in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a dog (with a miner's cap on its head). One miner holds a wrench, another holds a sledge hammer and a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pittsburg Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Trujillo brothers

    • Studio portrait of the Trujillo brothers from Mora County, New Mexico, and Las Animas County, Colorado. They are identified as: bottom row, left to right: Celedón Trujillo, Francisco Trujillo, Leopoldo Trujillo, and in the back, Benigno Trujillo....
    • Hispanic Americans--1910-1920.; Mexican Americans--1910-1920.; Families.; Miners.; Trujillo family--Pictorial works.; Brothers--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Pictorial works.; Miners--Colorado--Las...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Denver Tunnel

    • Panoramic view of well dressed men and a woman, they pose with a miner at the Denver Mine near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A mine building and miner's cabin are nearby. A sign over the tunnel entrance reads: "Denver Tunnel".
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cabins--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.
    • August 5, 1922
    • Lafayette coal mine

    • A miner works with a pneumatic drill in a tunnel of a mine near Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. He wears a hat and a miner's light.
    • Lafayette (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Gold Hub Mine Silverton San Juan County

    • A miner sits in a tram engine and guides loaded mine ore cars on a tramway at the Gold Hub Mine in San Juan County, Colorado. He wears a hard hat with a miner's light.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1940.; Gold Hub Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1940.
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Central City miners

    • A miner sits on the ground with his back against the wall in a mine shaft in Central City, Colorado. Another miner, holding a candle, squats across from him. Other miners stand behind the seated pair.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Rugby, Colo.

    • A group of men pose with raised beer glasses near the Miner's Exchange in Rugby (Las Animas County), Colorado. One man wears a white shirt, apron and probably is the storekeeper. A man standing near the door leans a pair of crutches against his...
    • Rugby (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Rugby--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Rugby--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Rugby--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Gold Hub Mine Silverton showing ore vein in drift

    • A miner locates ore in a tunnel of the Gold Hub Mine near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. He wears a hard hat and a miner's light.
    • Gold Hub Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Silverton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Tunnels--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.
    • 1938
    • Miners Union Hospital

    • Exterior view of B.P.O.E. Elks Lodge at the corner of Columbia and Pine Street, Telluride, Colorado (used for two years by the Western Federation of Miner's under the direction of Local President Vincent St. John and later occupied by the Miner's...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Telluride--1900-1910.; Hospitals--Colorado--Telluride--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Telluride--1900-1910.; Miners' Union Hospital (Telluride, Colo.)
    • [between 1903 and 1908]
    • 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?]
    • Looking east on Miners St., Idaho Springs.

    • View looking east on Miner Street, Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows electric street lights hanging over the street, electric utility poles, dirt street, horse and carriage, men and women standing on a corner, and horses in the distance; Queen Anne...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1902 and 1910]
    • Charlie Hurley work[ed] on the Miner, Georgetown newspaper.

    • Studio portrait (profile) of Charlie Hurley, probably a journalist, an employee of the Colorado Miner newspaper, and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a coat buttoned at the top with a collar with bound edges and a...
    • Colorado Miner (Georgetown, Colo. newspaper)--1880-1890--People.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Journalists.; Mustaches.; Hurley, Charlie.
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    • Packing burros

    • View of a miner and his pack burro. The miner wears overalls and a coat, and smokes a pipe. The burro is loaded with a bed-roll, shovel, pickaxe, coffee pot, and frying pan.
    • Donkeys--1870-1890.; Miners--1870-1890.; Mining--1870-1890.; Pack animals--1870-1890.; Smoking--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • At Red Spruce shaft house

    • Doyle, timber man, Forrester, miner, Christopher, mechanic and hoist engineer, Baldwin, banker, Irvine, engineer and lawyer, C. H. Bruner, owner and banker, and Ironsmith, miner with mining candle, pose near the shaft house of the Red Spruce Mine...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1910.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Red Spruce Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1910.; Bruner, C. H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Stone quarry entrance

    • A miner poses with a miner's candle at the entryway to a stone quarry tunnel in Colorado.
    • Mine railroads--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Inspectors in Eagle Mine

    • Inspectors work in a tunnel of the Eagle Mine near Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. They wear miner's lights.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado County--Boulder--1960-1970.; Mine inspection--Colorado--Boulder County--1960-1970.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Eagle Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Coal mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1960-1970.;...
    • March 26, 1966
    • Ladies S.J.A. glee club 1897-1900 Breckenridge, Colo

    • Members of the ladies' glee club in Breckenridge, Colorado, pose at the piano while Agnes Finding Miner plays the upright, sitting on a three legged stool. They wear high collared, puff sleeved blouses in various patterns and long gold chains, and...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Guitars--1890-1900.; Pianos--1890-1900.; Singers--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.
    • [between 1897-1900?]
    • Miners

    • A miner poses with his cat near a mine operation in Ouray County, Colorado. Another miner poses near the shafthouse.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Mine shafts--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Pete Halls and Elmer Peterson

    • Two men pose on the outskirts of Aspen, Colorado. They are dressed in shirts and ties (one wears a vest), trousers, and leather shoes. One man wears a miner's hat with a candle and the other holds a miner's candle holder. An ore cart is in the...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Halls, Pete.; Peterson, Elmer.
    • 1910
    • Ore samples from Johnny Bull Mine- Silver Plum [i. e. Plume]

    • A miner poses in a shaft of the Johnny Bull Mine near Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. He holds a small piece of ore and a prospector's pick and wears a hard hat with a miner's light.
    • Johnny Bull Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1960-1970.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Silver Plume--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1960-1970.
    • April 29, 1964
    • Ice sculpture at the Ice Palace in Leadville, Colorado

    • Ice sculpture of miners inside Leadville, Colorado's Ice Palace is a part of the museum exhibits created for the Winter Crystal Carnival. Phillip Kelly froze water with snow to mold figures of miners, then rubbed water over the snow to give the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Interior Delmonio mine, near Central City

    • Interior view of a miner's shack shows five miners posing, Delmonio mine, Gilpin County, Colorado. The men are in a barrel, on a hoist, and at the hoist controls. A miner's lamp and hatchet hang on the wall.
    • Delmonio Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.;...
    • 1902
    • Nebraska Civil War Grand Army of the Republic, L-R

    • List of members of the Grand Army of the Republic from Nebraska. Includes name, unit and GAR Post if available.
    • Nebraska--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.; Veterans--Nebraska--Indexes.; Grand Army of the Republic. Dept. of Nebraska--Indexes
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    • Eldora

    • The Gold Miner Hotel in Eldora, Boulder County, Colorado, is a two-story building with a ribbed hipped roof with a dormer and a front porch. The building has boards painted a light color on the front, and logs with chinking on the side; a small log...
    • Eldora (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Eldora--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Eldora--1950-1960.
    • 1957
    • Bloc holing

    • A miner stands next to a large rock which he is bloc holing with a pneumatic drill in an unidentified mine somewhere in Colorado. The miner wears boots, denim overalls, gloves, and a head lamp.
    • Drilling & boring machinery--1900-1930.; Interiors--1900-1930.; Miners--1900-1930.; Mining--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • J.L. Hill, miner

    • In this portrait of J.L. Hill, a miner, taken in Leadville, Colorado, Mr. Hill wears an overcoat with wide lapels and a jacket or vest with a striped collarless shirt buttoned to the neckband. His hair is slicked back and he has a full beard and...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hill, J. L., Miner.
    • [1877 April 23]

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