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  • All fields: Mining--1880-1900.
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    • Hydraulic placer mining

    • Gold miners work by a ground-sluice, rubble, and a rocker box.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Gold miner

    • Hydraulic placer mining, a man pans for gold. He wears high boots and smokes a pipe.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Placer mine

    • Miners pose with picks in and near a sluice, part of a placer mining operation.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Robert Emmett in Chase Gulch

    • Robert Emmett, a miner, poses inside a mine building near Chase Gulch, Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery in the building includes: engines that have embossed placards that read: "The Norwalk Iron Works, South Norwalk [?] Patented",...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Mining tramway and shaft house

    • Miners stand near the shaft house of a mine. One man pushes a bucket car loaded with an ore bucket.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Mining town

    • View of houses, mines, a creek, and hills, in (possibly) Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of an unidentified settlement with houses, mine processing sheds, tipples, tailings, and houses. Joshua trees and hay wagons are in the foreground.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Mine building

    • View of a mine building probably near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • A miner

    • A miner poses at a table with a candle and an antler possibly in Colorado. He holds a walking stick.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Mine tramway

    • Miners pose in a tram car in a mine shaft.
    • Thomas Photo.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Bullion from mines

    • View of stacked gold or silver ingots; a mine building is in the background.
    • Silvis, J. B.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Miner and family

    • A man, women, and children sit on the porch of a frame house; sign reads: "Honest John M. M. and Tunnel Co."
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Silver bricks, value $2,000 each.

    • View of stacked silver ingots, from (probably) Colorado mines. Storefronts have signs: "Union Pacific Express."
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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