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    • Colorado and the Rocky Mountains

    • Colorado scenes show people on horseback, emigrants with covered wagons, miners with an ore car, Native Americans, mountains, rock formations and a waterfall in El Paso County, Summit County and Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.
    • 1874 July 18
    • Gulch mining, Willow Gulch

    • View of a ground sluice for gold placer mining, at Willow Gulch, in (probably) Colorado. A cabin is by the hydraulic gold mine pit.
    • Sluices--Colorado--1870-1880.; Gold mining--Colorado--1870-1880.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • Near Rocky Point (train above)

    • View of two miners in front of a hewn log cabin, possibly in Summit County, Colorado. One of the men has a placer pan in his hands and sits near the front door of the cabin. The other man sits on a wooden bridge fishing.
    • Bridges--Colorado--1870-1880.; Fishing--Colorado--1870-1880.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Typical miner's cabin

    • A woman and a young girl pose near a log cabin on a snow dusted landscape as a man driving a wagon approaches in the background, Colorado. The cabin has a plank front with timber walls and roof.
    • Girls--Colorado--1870-1880.; Log cabins--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mothers & children--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mothers--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Man on water wheel

    • A man sits on a water wheel probably at a mine in Colorado.
    • Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.; Waterwheels--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Colorado mining

    • View of two arrastras, large horizontal wheels, powered by water brought in by flumes, somewhere in early mining camp in Colorado. The wheels were possibly used for crushing ore or as a sluice box.
    • Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1876

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