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    • Compressor and motor, Cash Mine

    • Interior view of Cash Mine structure in Boulder County, Colorado; a man in overalls and a cap leans on fan belt wheel, motors, and compressor. Embossed on compressor: "Compressor Co. Erie, PA. U.S.A."
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cash Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1905 and 1915]
    • Air compressor and dynamo, Toltec Tunnel

    • A man stands near an air compressor and dynamo located in the power building at the Toltec Tunnel mine, Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a General Electric brand dynamo and an air compressor made by the J. George Leyner Engineering Works Company.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Toltec Tunnel (Conejos County, Colo. : Mine)--1900-1920.; Air compressors--Colorado--Conejos County--1900-1920.; Electric generators--Colorado--Conejos County--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Conejos...
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Climax, Colo., motor generator set and control panel (compressor room)

    • The Climax Molybdenum Company mine compressor room shows: rock walls, motor, generator, fuse box, and electric control panel, in Climax, Lake County, Colorado. Sign reads: "Danger High Voltage."
    • Electric generators--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Machinery--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • 50 Gold mines camp incline shaft compresser [i. e. compressor] & hoist Central City, Colorado.

    • A miner poses near the hoist in the shafthouse of a mine owned by the Fifty Gold Mines Company near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Other machinery includes a compressor and gauges. A United States flag hangs on the wall. Signs read: "Please...
    • Fifty Gold Mines Corporation.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Motor and compressor, Clear Creek Consolidated

    • A man stands next to a large motor and compressor at Clear Creek Consolidated near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Clear Creek Consolidated Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1910.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Air compressors--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Clear...
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • London Mine - Ingersoll Rand compressor

    • Interior view of an air compressor at the London Mine near Park City (Park County), Colorado; a pin-up girl calendar is by machinery including pipes, a flywheel, gauges and valves.
    • North London Mine (Park County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Park City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Air compressors--Colorado--Park City--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Park City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Park City--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Compressor & boiler house, part of dump, and peak south west of Fourth of July mine

    • View of the compressor and boiler house, a portion of the tailings pile, and Mount Neva at the Fourth of July mine, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1920.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1920.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Fourth of July Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder...
    • 1917 August 20
    • Compressor in Treasury Mine

    • View of a large, probably steam powered compressor in a building at the Treasury Mine in possibly San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Air compressors--Colorado--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Swift and Company refrigeration compressor

    • Photograph of the refrigeration compressor at the Swift and Company packing factory in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pictured on the right hand of the images is a build up of ice.
    • Swift & Company--Facilities.; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • circa 1925
    • Mendota Mine & upper workings, east edge of Brownsville

    • View of Brownsville (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad track, a cabin and outhouse, frozen Clear Creek, the Fox & Hound Saloon, houses, the boiler house, and a mine railroad trestle for the Victoria Tunnel and Mendota...
    • Brownsville (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Brownsville--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Brownsville--1880-1890.; Railroad...
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    • Automobile repair garage

    • Mechanics work on an automobile at a garage in Denver, Colorado. An air compressor and tools are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Air compressors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Automobile service stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Mechanics (Persons)--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Vehicle maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Revenue Buildings

    • View of the Revenue Mine and Mill complex in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the snow covered ground, wood frame buildings, cribbing, mules and snow dusted fir trees. The buildings are bunkhouses, a saw mill, compressor buildings, a...
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Jan
    • CMA, 1942 parade

    • View northwest of the Colorado Mining Association convention parade as it passes spectators on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. A flatbed truck tows a "Wemco Air Compressor." Shows people, the Paramount Theater, floats and...
    • Colorado Mining Association--Public relations--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Air compressors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1942
    • Mobil Air JB4 Hiway

    • View of the Remington Ordnance Plant (later called the Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County) Colorado; men install road reflectors by a (probably) striping truck, with a compressor in tow. Sign reads: "War Department - Quartermaster Corps...
    • Lakewood (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ordnance industry--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Roads--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Trucks--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Compressor Pandora Mine

    • A man wearing laced up boots, and soiled clothing stands next to the Pandora Mine compressor inside a log structure, San Miguel County, Colorado. The large machine with flywheel and belt is mounted in center of the room. Tools around room include a...
    • Jewel Mines & Reduction Co. (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pandora Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Air compressors--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--San Miguel...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Colorado mining

    • View of surface structures at an unidentified mine owned by Orizaba Mines Company, Grand County, Colorado. Hand written on buildings in the image: "Eat, Fuel room, Boiler and compressor, bunk house, and wider (?)."
    • Orizaba Mines Company (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.
    • 1921?
    • Fire hydrant cleaning

    • View of men working with a truck and spray-cleaning compressor, washing a fire hydrant in Denver, Colorado. A traffic signal is in the background.
    • Spraying equipment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cleaning personnel--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fire hydrants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1939 December 30
    • Section gang & air compressor

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction consists of men working with pneumatic tampers or jackhammers, track and grade, and an air compressor on rail trucks. Lettering reads: "Ingersoll-Rand."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1920-1940.; Railroad construction workers--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • CMA, 1942 parade

    • View of the Colorado Mining Association convention parade as it passes spectators near Tremont and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A flatbed truck tows an air compressor. Shows people, street lamps, a clock, the "Hotel...
    • Colorado Mining Association--Public relations--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Jewel Mines & Reduction Co., Pandora Mine

    • Two men in suits stand next to the compressor inside the Jewel Mines and Reduction Company, San Miguel County, Colorado. The large machine is mounted in center of the log structures; cans of fuel, gaskets, a lantern and a wooden box with "Du Pont"...
    • Jewel Mines & Reduction Co. (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pandora Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Air compressors--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--San Miguel...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Track crew on line change

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction in (probably) Colorado or Utah consists of men working with pneumatic tampers or jackhammers, and an air compressor. Cattle, hayfields, and hills are in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Machinery--1920-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1920-1940.; Railroad construction workers--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Dragline & auto

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction consists of a crane-shovel, an air compressor, and a parked car, in (probably) Colorado or Utah.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1920-1940.; Steam shovels--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Gang tamping

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction consists of men working with pneumatic tampers or jackhammers; an air compressor is in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Drilling--1920-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1920-1940.; Railroad construction workers--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Mill equipment

    • View of the wheel to an old steam engine, ore crusher, or air compressor at an unidentified, abandoned mill in Colorado.
    • Milling machinery--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 14, 1909 May 22

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090522
    • Climax, Colo., compressor plant (underground)

    • View inside the Climax Molybdenum Company mine with "Ingersoll-Rand" compressors in Climax, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Ingersoll-Rand Company.; Climax (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Machinery--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Utah Mining Accidentes : 1896, 1899-1904, and 1907-1916

    • List of mining accident victims in 1896, 1899-1904, and 1907-1916. Gives name and age of accident victim, date, mine location or residence, whether fatal or non-fatal, and year and page of report.
    • Coal mine accidents--Utah.; Coal mines and mining--Utah--Safety measures.;
    • 2007 April
    • 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
    • Compressor and motor, Cash Mine

    • Interior view of Cash Mine structure in Boulder County, Colorado; men in caps stand behind hoist and motors.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cash Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1905 and 1915]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 31, 1910 July 30

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100730
    • Compressor room and Mr. Swanten

    • Mr. Swanten is seated next to a side crank compresseor and water heater at a mine possibly in Georgetown, Colorado.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Machinery--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.; Swanten.
    • [between 1892 and 1901]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 22, 1911 May 27

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19110527
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 6 Numbers 3 and 4, 1923 March-April

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19230300
    • Engine and compressor, 35 H. P.

    • Interior view shows a side crank engine used to power the equipment at an unidentified mine owned by Orizaba Mines Company, Grand County, Colorado.
    • Orizaba Mines Company (Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1930.; Grand County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Air compressors--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921?

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