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    • Eldora looking south west 1900s

    • The schoolhouse is the most prominent building in this view of Eldora, Colorado. The commercial business district, mine dumps, and residences are included.
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    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Across Green Lake Road

    • Panoramic view, facing north, of Green Lake Road near Argentine Creek in the Argentine Mining District, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Tailings dumps and a shack show in the surrounding hills.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Anaconda, Colo. looking N. E.

    • View northeast across Ananconda, Teller County, Colorado, of several camps including Squaw Gulch, Mound City, and Barry nestled in valley below Gold Hill; features wood frame gabled houses, log cabins, false fronts, and a smelter lining the dirt...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.;
    • [1899]
    • Eldora, Colorado

    • The schoolhouse is the most prominent building in this view of Eldora, Colorado. The commercial business district, mine dumps, and residences are included.
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    • [1912?]
    • Anaconda, Colo.

    • View northeast across Ananconda, Teller County, Colorado, shows a town of several camps including Squaw Gulch, Mound City, and Barry nestled in valley below Gold Hill. Wood frame gabled houses, log cabins, false fronts, and a smelte fill the...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • 1975
    • Waldorf mine and road to Argentine pass and Vidler Tunnel, Summit  County

    • View of Waldorf / Vidler mines and the Continental Divide, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows frame buildings, water tank, ore carts, mine dumps and tailings. Road parallels Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks and spur to...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • June 21, 1908
    • Scene of the great fire, Victor

    • View of group of men, women & children posed in front of ashes & debris of R. H. Atchison's residence, Victor, Colorado, one day after devastating fire of August 21, 1899. The fire is reported to have destroyed 14 blocks in four hours; a single...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • 1899
    • Animas Forks, Colorado

    • View of the bustling camp of Animas Forks in the Animas River valley, (11,300 feet) San Juan County, Colorado; includes walled tents, wood frame gable structures, log cabins and a few false fronts; large tailing dumps from hydraulic mining along...
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    • [between 1877 and 1885]
    • "Mucking" contest

    • Colorado School of Mines Professor Frush, in suit and tie, and student Myron Beck, dump an ore cart load of rocks as a group of students, including George Olson and Dick Moore, look on during Engineer's Day celebrations in Golden, Jefferson County,...
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    • February 1968
    • Scene at Altman, the Cripple Creek District

    • View of the lower edge of Altman with the Isabella Mine below, Teller County, Colorado, includes a slope covered with small log cabins, wood frame residences, outhouses, sheds, smelters, mines, and tailing dumps. The narrow gauge Golden Circle...
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    • 1900
    • Argentine Pass, Waldorf and Vidler mine district

    • View of Waldorf and Vidler mines, Clear Creek County, Colorado, (11,666 feet); shows outbuildings, water tank, ore carts, mine dumps and tailings. Road parallels Argentine Central Railway narrow gauge tracks and spur to Vidler, then ascends to...
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    • [between 1906 and 1913]
    • Anaconda, Col.

    • View of Anaconda (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences and commercial buildings in Squaw Gulch. Mine buildings, mine dumps, and the tracks of the Midland Terminal Railway appear on Gold Hill. A man leans on a fence by the Florence & Cripple...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1897
    • Pike's Peak from Altman, Colo.

    • View of the northwest side of Altman, Colorado, located three miles north of Victor in Teller County, includes small wood frame residences, sheds, outhouses, false front businesses, smelters, mines, and tailing dumps. Business signs include "Geo...
    • Detroit Publishing Co.
    • [1896 and 1898]
    • Looking north in Leadville, C.&S. depot at left

    • Leadville, Colorado, looking north over small wood frame residences, sheds, picket fences, boardwalks, false front businesses, and tailing dumps. A Colorado and Southern Railroad depot is to the west where smoke rises from locomotives on the...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [1929]
    • View down the street from our house, Bull Hill, Altman, Colorado

    • View down a main street in Altman, Colorado, located three miles north of Victor, on a saddle between Bull Hill and Bull Cliff, Teller County, shows the wide muddy street with a horse-drawn "Gillett Dairy" wagon, and townspeople in front of wood...
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    • [between 1890 and 1896]
    • Clear Creek Consolidated

    • View of the buildings and tramway of the Clear Creek Consolidated Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. A sluice is between Clear Creek and the tracks of the Colorado and Southern (C&S) Railway, shows tailings dumps.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Victor, Colo.

    • View of Bob & Evelyn Brown with dog standing on ridge cut above Victor, Colorado, on outskirts of town; same location where townspeople fled for safety from August 21, 1899 fire using Florence & Cripple Creek railroad cars to move belongings;...
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    • 1971
    • Larimer Street, 1970

    • A policeman squats by the side of Larimer Street in the central business district of Denver, Colorado and dumps a bottle of liquor onto the pavement. The police officer wears a short sleeved summer uniform, sun glasses, and leather gloves. A...
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    • 1970
    • Remains of Victor, Colo. next day after the fire

    • Bird's eye view of Victor, Colorado, one day after devastating fire of August 21, 1899. Shows wooden frame residences which escaped destruction in foreground left; ashes, debris, & remains from fire of former business district area, center & center...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • 1899
    • Looking S. at town of Argentine

    • View of Argentine (formerly Decatur, Rathborne), Summit County, Colorado; shows remains of several log and wood frame structures including a mining operation with tailing dumps on a slope.
    • Snow, E. A.
    • 1934
    • Site of Arapahoe Bar

    • View of Arapahoe City, (Arapahoe, Arapahoe Bar) pioneer placer mining camp, the earliest town in Jefferson County, Colorado, organized in 1858; named for the Arapaho Indians; extensive gold dredging operations in 1904 left tailing dumps covering...
    • Milligan, Edward William, 1869-
    • July 1928
    • Goldfield, Independence & Altman

    • View northwest towards Goldfield, Independence and Altman, in Teller County, Colorado, shows Goldfield at the bottom with Bull Hill far left and Bull Cliff on right. Independence is on the slope between the two hills and Altman is high on the...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1896 and 1898]
    • Site of Arapahoe Bar, July 1928

    • View of Arapahoe City, (Arapahoe, Arapahoe Bar) pioneer placer mining camp, the earliest town in Jefferson County, Colorado, organized in 1858; named for the Arapaho Indians; extensive gold dredging 1904 operations with tailing dumps on site along...
    • Milligan, Edward William, 1869-
    • July 1928
    • National Sugar Mfg. Co., Sugar City, Co.

    • View of the multi-story buildings of the National Beet Sugar Manufacturing Company factory, Sugar City, Crowely County, Colorado, includes large dumps of sugar beets.
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    • 1915
    • National Sugar Mfg. Company grounds

    • View of the multi-story buildings of the National Beet Sugar Manufacturing Company factory Sugar City, Crowely County, Colorado, includes large dumps of sugar beets and the grounds with two story residences, grass and planted trees.
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    • 1911
    • Site of Arapahoe Bar

    • View of Arapahoe City, (Arapahoe, Arapahoe Bar) pioneer placer mining camp, earliest town in Jefferson County, Colorado, organized in 1858, named for the Arapaho Indians; gold dredging operations in 1904 left tailing dumps on a site along Clear...
    • Milligan, Edward William, 1869-
    • July 1928
    • Summitville, Colo.

    • View of the Iowa Mine mill, tramhouse, and dumps covered with snow, produced copper, Summitville, Rio Grande County, Colorado, with base of South Mountain.
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    • December 31, 1935
    • Georgetown, Colorado

    • View northeast over Georgetown, Colorado. The Julius Pohle house is along the road to Silver Plume. Chimney Rock is void of its smokestack. Griffith, Woodchuck and Saxon Mountains are in background. Landmarks include: original Catholic church, Our...
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    • [between 1900 and 1917]
    • Summitville, Colo., Iowa Mine

    • View down on the Iowa Mine mill, tramhouse and dumps covered with snow, produced copper, Summitville, Rio Grande County, Colorado, base of South Mountain.
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    • December 31, 1935
    • Pulping machine for making ketchup Delta Canning Factory

    • A pulping machine in a canning plant in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County drips juice into a large wooden vat. A worker wearing an apron and a hat dumps tomatoes into the machine's chute. Other workers are in the background.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • D&RGW

    • A front loader dumps construction debris into a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad gondola car at a track construction site in Arboles on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation in southern Colorado. Show an electric diesel construction locomotive,...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1962 June
    • Raven Hill from Anaconda, Cripple Crk. Mg. District

    • View of the town of Anaconda and surrounding mines in Teller county, Colorado. View includes Low Line, Mary McKinney (McKinney Mining Company), and Morning Glory mines. Industrial features on the landscape include mine tailings, smelters and ore...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • 1904
    • Alice, view looking southwest

    • Southwest across Alice, in Clear Creek County, Colorado is one of the largest mining camps in the Fall River valley below Saint (St.) Mary's Glacier, settled in the early 1880s. Widely scattered ruins of the small boom town include mines and...
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    • 1911
    • Looking north east over Geo. Town

    • View from Leavenworth Mountain northeast toward Georgetown, Colorado. A man wearing a cap, jacket, and white scarf stands on the slope looking over the town. Landmarks include: original Catholic church, Our Lady of Laurdes with the Catholic school,...
    • Dickerson, A. E.
    • [between 1900 and 1917]
    • Eagle River Canyon Denver & Rio Grande R. R., Gilman, Colorado

    • The dark Denver and Rio Grande railroad West Belden Tunnel frames a view over the lower portal, Eagle River Canyon, Eagle County, Colorado. Gilman with tailing dumps shows on top of sunny Soldier Mountain.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1918 and 1925]
    • Veta Mines - dumping ore tray

    • Interior view at the Smuggler Union Pandora (Veta Mines) in San Miguel County, Colorado; a man dumps ore through a hole in the floor.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Taken 4:00 A. M. Easter morning

    • View at the Denver and Salt Lake railroad station yards with coal dumps and water tanks, Tabernash, Grand County, Colorado.
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    • 1920, April 4
    • Leadville 1942

    • View west across Leadville, Colorado with Mount Massive of the Continental Divide in the background. The town is filled with wood frame residences, barns, sheds, mining operations with crushers, Stringtown smelters, smokestacks, and tailing dumps....
    • Fisher, Theodore.
    • [1942]

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