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    • Caribou, Colo. early mine machinery 1941

    • A wooden drum from a "slack-belt" hoist (widely used in Caribou mines during the early mining days) and a boiler that supplied steam to activate the hoist and pumps, stand in the foreground on a hill near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Pine...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1941?]
    • Hoist and operator, Nederland

    • A man holds a lever and sits at a mine hoist in a wooden building at the Wolf Tongue tungsten mine in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows machinery and cable wrapped on a spool. A calendar on the wall reads "December 1941" and a poster...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • 1941
    • Hydraulic mine near Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified hydraulic mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. A miner operates a large mechanical crane, or hoist, with a forked basket The device has a metal frame and counter-weight and is supported on a timber upright. Cables...
    • Luke, Wellington O.
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    • Interior Delmonio mine, near Central City

    • Interior view of a miner's shack shows five miners posing, Delmonio mine, Gilpin County, Colorado. The men are in a barrel, on a hoist, and at the hoist controls. A miner's lamp and hatchet hang on the wall.
    • Dickerson, A. E.
    • 1902
    • Engine hoist

    • Two men pose in the interior of the engine hoist room at a mining camp in Colorado. Shows hoist machinery; clothing hung on paneled walls; shelf with lanterns.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Horse hoist

    • Prospectors pose beneath a wood frame hoist structure at a Colorado mining camp, probably in Teller County. One man holds a lever. Shows horse tied to winch, box attached to hoist cable, platform with tunnel underneath, small wood building.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mines - Della S - Aspen air hoist

    • Interior view of the Dellas Mine in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado; shows a miner, an air powered cable hoist, and tools.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1893, February 26
    • Shaft hoist - stage

    • Miners stand behind a shaft hoist in a mine tunnel of the Consolidated Stanley Mining Company in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Wintergreen hoist @ Kokomo, Colo.

    • Interior of the Wintergreen Mine in Kokomo (Summit County), Colorado shows a hoist with a belt and cable.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Hoist room equipment

    • Interior of an unidentified mine shows a hoist with a cable and belt, pipes, rope, anvil, tools, a box reads: "Original Stearic Wax Candles, E. Schneider & Co."
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Underground air hoist

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a mine near an underground air hoist or tugger, possibly near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Miners pose near a hoist

    • Miners pose near a headframe and hoist that holds a cage loaded with a mine car. One man holds a pail.
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    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Hoist in Portland Mine

    • A hoistman, or hoisting engineer, poses in the shaft house of the Portland Mine near Victor, Teller County, Colorado. Machinery includes: the hoist, flywheel, and a hoisting engine.
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    • 1895
    • Large hoist in the Black Hawk Mine

    • A miner poses in the shaft house of the Black Hawk Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist that has "Vulcan Iron Works Wilkes-Barre PA U. S. A." embossed on the platform, and center crank engines.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Mineral Hill. New Discovery Mine.

    • Men pose near the New Discovery Mine works on Mineral Hill, Cripple Creek Mining District, Teller County, Colorado. One man stands on the hoist frame while others stand near the wood mine building. An anchored smokestack stands near the building...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • 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?]
    • Electric hoist

    • Electric hoist made by the "The Stearns Roger Mfg. Co." with hand lever, inside a mine, possibly in Black Hawk, Colorado.
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    • [1930?]
    • Harry Vernon Bobay working in hoist room

    • Harry Vernon Bobay poses with other miners and women by the hoist in the shafthouse of the Cresson Mine near Elkton (Teller County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Mine works

    • Men pose near the hoist and building of a mine, possibly in Teller County, Colorado. A pile of mine tailings stands near the hoist. An anchored smokestack stands near the building.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1915]
    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Cook Mine Gregory Gulch Central City, Colo.

    • Hoistmen, or hoisting engineers, pose in the shaft house of the Cook Mine, owned by the Fifty Gold Mines Company, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes a side crank engine, hoist, gauges, and brake handles.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Robert Emmett in Chase Gulch

    • Robert Emmett, a miner, poses inside a mine building near Chase Gulch, Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery in the building includes: engines that have embossed placards that read: "The Norwalk Iron Works, South Norwalk [?] Patented",...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Saratoga Mine Central City

    • Interior view of the Saratoga Mine shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the hoist and side crank engines.
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    • 1889
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of a hoisting engineer who stands at the controls of a hoist and windlass in the shafthouse of the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1911 and 1914]
    • Mine well

    • A man stands near a crank well hoist. Two buckets are attached to the rope.
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    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Shaft house interior

    • Hoisting equipment stands inside the shafthouse of the Caribou Mine near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The mine reportedly produced the silver ingots used to pave Eureka Street in front of the Teller House in Central City when President...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, hoisting window frames into place

    • Construction workers hoist window frames up to the second story of a building at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The men wear work pants, t-shirts, and hard...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, water tank framework, hoisting steel, long shot

    • Construction workers hoist steel beams onto the framework of a water tank at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. One workman holds a rope and guides the beam....
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Two men in Victor

    • Close-up view of two men standing near hoist mechanism in Victor, Colorado, possibly mounting cornerstone for unidentified Lodge; additional men in background wear aprons over three-piece suits.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Construction of decoration for the Knights Templar Golden Jubilee

    • A large white plaster horse is being constructed on Champa Street for the Knights Templar Conclave, Denver, Colorado. A hoist and pulley system is rigged to lift the head of the horse and the knight in place. Pedestrians, workmen, a bicyclist, Post...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1913 August 13 and 14
    • Steam mine hoist, Nevadaville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified abandoned mine with a cable hoist in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • 1940
    • Mine hoist, Nevadaville

    • View of a cable hoist at an unidentified abandoned mine in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • October 6, 1940
    • Laying pipe with pulley hoists

    • A workman lowers a pipe with a pulley hoist at a pipeline construction site, probably near South Lipan Street, Denver, Colorado. Other workmen stand nearby.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Hoisting ore, Shurtloff mine.

    • Colorado National Guard is posted at the Shurtloff Mine during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, Cripple Creek District, Colorado. A miner stands on a platform attending a bucket of ore on a hoist.
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    • September 24, 1903
    • Good Hoist Mine- Cripple Creek

    • View of the Good Hoist Mine works near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. Three men stand between a wooden building and headframe that is anchored to another building. One man leans on a mine car near a metal trough that leads down a slope...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Scottsbluff, Neb.

    • View of a brick building in Scottsbluff (Scotts Bluff County), Nebraska; men pose by cylindrical machinery, a hoist, pulleys, and a large hole in the wall of the exterior of the building.
    • Davies, photographer.;
    • 1916 September 24

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