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    • Placer mining Leadville

    • Miners stand near a hydraulic nozzle or monitor as they survey a placer mining operation near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Luke, Wellington O.
    • [between 1882 and 1889]
    • Hydraulic mining Leadville

    • A miner stands in a ravine and aims a hydraulic nozzle or monitor as part of a placer mining operation near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • The city of Leadville, Colorado, and its surroundings

    • View of Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Shows miners gathered at a mine. Shows headframes, tailings piles, smelters with smokestacks, and frame or brick buildings and houses. Snow is on the Sawatch Range in the distance.
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    • 1888 December 1
    • Leadville

    • View of Leadville possibly from Carbonate Hill, Lake County, Colorado. Shows frame mine buildings, mine tailings, frame residences, multi-story masonry commercial buildings and churches.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Robert E. Lee Mine, Leadville

    • View of the headframe and buildings of the Robert E. Lee Mine, Leadville (Lake County), Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1885]
    • Leadville

    • View of Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows Spruce Street, Pine Street, Harrison Avenue, frame and masonry buildings, wood frame mine structures, tailings, mine buildings, and smelters burning. Mount Massive is in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • North Leadville

    • This view of north Leadville, Colorado, includes mine tailings, a telegraph or telephone pole and tree stumps in the foreground. Sheds, barns, lean-tos, tents, log cabins, residences and timber fences are in the middleground. Landmark buildings...
    • Brisbois, Alfred.
    • [1885]
    • Tabor Stamp mill, Leadville

    • View of the Tabor Stamp Mill in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado includes mill building, smokestacks, houses, tents, and tailings.
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    • 1880
    • Hoist house at Leadville mine

    • A miner stands with his hand on a large lever in the hoist house at a mine near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows large gears and heavy machinery. Workers stand near the wall.
    • Clements, Edward N.
    • [between 1880 and 1887?]
    • Little Pittsburgh Mine

    • Several men stand on the elevated ore cart tracks or in front of the Little Pittsburgh Mine on Fryer Hill in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado shows: mill building, tailings.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Little Pittsburgh Mine, Leadville, Colo.

    • Little Pittsburgh mine on Fryer Hill in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado with mine and mill buildings, tailings, house, log cabins, sign reads: "Laundry."
    • Miller & Nutt.
    • 1885
    • Seventh St. Leadville showing the range to the east

    • View east along dirt 7th (Seventh) Street to Mosquito Range in distance, Leadville, Colorado. Boardwalks line muddy street, wood frame residence rooftops middleground, Harrison Avenue with Tabor Grand Hotel (Vendome), old Lake County Courthouse,...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • West Leadville

    • In this view of west Leadville, Colorado, mine tailings and a long pipe are in the foreground with sheds, barns, lean-tos, log cabins, one-story residences, plank fences, cows, horses, and burros in the middleground. A sign on top of the barn roof...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • [1880]
    • California Gulch

    • View of mine buildings in California Gulch near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Fryer Hill, Little Pittsburgh Consolidated Mining

    • View of the Little Pittsburgh Mine on Fryer Hill in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado with mine and mill buildings, tailings, tent, and cut lumber.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Corner Harrison & 9th showing 9th St. School (brick bldg)

    • This view east from the corner of Harrison Avenue and 9th Ninth Street shows the 9th St. School with St. Mary's Catholic School beyond in Leadville, Colorado. The foreground includes snowcovered ground where a man walks up a hill, bare sidewalk,...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Corner Harrison & 9th showing 9th St. School (brick bldg)

    • View east from corner of Harrison Avenue and 9th (Ninth Street) showing 9th St. School with St. Mary's Catholic School beyond, Leadville, Colorado. Foreground includes snowcovered ground and streets, bare sidewalk, fire hydrant spigot, streetlight...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Leadville, Carbonate Hill

    • This snowy view over rooftops of wood frame and log structures to Carbonate Hill mines, Leadville, Colorado includes one and two-story residences, sheds, outhouses, and two-story false fronts. Signs for a market and a hotel are displayed.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1881 and 1885]
    • Leadville mine

    • The snowy scene of a large mining operation in Leadville, Colorado, includes surface structures, smelter, shafthouse, mine cart tracks, and power poles.
    • Eggen Photographs.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • The American Smelting Works

    • View of American Smelting Works with large frame buildings, brick furnace chimneys, tall iron smokestacks, open boxcar, piles of bullion, men and smelting equipment, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Views in Leadville, Colorado

    • Summer and winter scenes in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado, show frame houses and a busy commercial district. Men and women in formal dress are beside a ditch on Capitol Hill and on row boats on Evergreen Lake. Men sit on a hillside above Fryer...
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    • 1882 March 22

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