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    • Miner at work in Colorado gold mine

    • View of a miner tending a water cooled pneumatic drill in the narrow tunnel of an unidentified gold mine, Colorado. A pickaxe, shovel, and wrench are nearby.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • An old timer panning gold

    • An elderly man placer mines along the banks of an unidentified stream, Colorado.
    • Sanborn (Colo.)
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Coal miners

    • Men stand on a dilapidated ore car trestle bridge near an abandoned coal mine in Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Mine ore cars

    • View of mine ore cars on the tramway at the entrance to an abandoned coal mine in Colorado.
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    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Coal miner

    • A man poses with a pistol on a dilapidated mine ore car trestle bridge near an abandoned coal mine in Colorado.
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    • [between 1900 and 1915]
    • A miner

    • Portrait (standing) of a miner who smokes a pipe and wears a sheepskin jacket, hard hat, and miner's lamp.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Main entry

    • Miners pose on and near a mine car near the entry to a Colorado mine. Two men wear miners' lamps on their hard hats.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Mining

    • View of a concentrating mill in (probably) Colorado; also shows a stream, willows, and tailings.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Mine interior, Evergreen Mine

    • Interior view of (possibly) Evergreen Mine (Gilpin County) near Central City, Colorado; shows a miner in hip boots and hardhat with pneumatic machinery, stacks of pipes and sheet metal.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • The Capital mill

    • Two men pose in front of a mill building somewhere in Colorado. The sign over the door reads: "The Capital Mill, only by the Hendrie & Bolthoff M. & S. Co., 19?7."
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Working on the breast of a tunnel

    • Underground mine shaft or tunnel somewhere in Colorado; miner at end of tunnel with sledge mallet or hammer driving a spike in rock wall; shovel and other long spikes stored at side, candle stuck in wall.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1922]
    • Examening [sic] the ore vein

    • Underground in a mine, somewhere in Colorado; two men examining vein at end of tunnel or shaft, support timbers in shaft and extra ones on floor; miners with felt hats, suit jackets and pants tucked in laced up boots holding candles for...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Workmen on cage

    • Miners wear helmets and headlamps while they pose inside a cage or landing chair inside a mine, possibly in Colorado. A group of men and one woman stand by. Signs read: "In Case of Accident, Fire, Or Danger, Blow 9 Blasts Then Blow Station...
    • Black Hills Studios, Inc.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Caribou, Colorado, 1900-

    • A mining town, possibly Caribou in Boulder County or Mountain City in Gilpin County, Colorado, stands at the base of a hill. A dirt road lined with telegraph or telephone poles runs through the town. Houses stand on both sides of the road. A mine...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Mine timbering

    • Underground in a mine, somewhere in Colorado; extensive timbering done to support shaft or tunnel and corner, three miners with felt hats, and rubber boots; ore cart on track, miners with felt hats, one man with candle and wiring attached to hat...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Harry Rhoads with others in front of a working mine

    • Six miners and Harry Rhoads pose in front of an unidentified mine tunnel, Colorado. A dog is on the timbers over the door, Rhoads holds a string in his hand to trigger the camera's shutter.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Colorado

    • Miners and a dog pose near a mine entrance in Colorado.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • The Ice Palace on McClellan Mtn., Argentine Central Ry.

    • View of Ice Palace (abandoned mine shaft) on Mount McClellan, Colorado, reached via Argentine Central Railway. A man in derby hat holds a lit candle with leather gloves inside Ice Palace; his pants are tucked in his boots. Shows beautiful ice...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • Stephens Mine and Tunnel, McClellan Mtn., Argentine Central Ry.

    • McClellan Mountain, Colorado with Stephens Mine and Tunnel (distant foreground, Clear Creek County) viewed via Argentine Central Railway; mine buildings and adit; steep, snow covered ridge.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • Caribou, Colorado, 1900-

    • A mining town, possibly Caribou in Boulder County or Mountain City in Gilpin County, Colorado, stands at the base of a hill. A dirt road winds through the town. Telegraph or telephone poles and houses line the road. A mine shafthouse stands near a...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Mts. Evans and Rosalie from turminus[sic] of the Argentine Central Ry.

    • Argentine Central Railway engine number four with two passenger cars facing east at end of narrow gauge track; Colorado; group of sightseers about to enter Ice Palace in old mine; Mount Evans and Mount Rosalie, distant background; Rocky Mountains...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • Gold mining in Colorado

    • Underground view of gold mine somewhere in Colorado; three men inside tunnel or mine shaft, one man operating a winch on a wooden platform with large buckets (metal and wooden); young man standing next to ore cart, ore cart has candle attached to...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Ophir Loop, Silver Bell Mine and Mill

    • The trestle of the Ophir Loop of the Rio Grande Southern Railroad stands in the foreground of this view of the Silver Bell Mine and Mill in southwestern Colorado.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1900 and 1914?]

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