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    • Steam mine hoist, Nevadaville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified abandoned mine with a cable hoist in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Old mine, Nevadaville

    • View of an unidentified abandoned mine with a cable hoist and head frame in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • October 6, 1940
    • Mine hoist, Nevadaville

    • View of a cable hoist at an unidentified abandoned mine in the ghost town of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • October 6, 1940
    • Teller County Mine

    • View of an abandoned head frame and shafthouse at a mine in Teller County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Teller County--1920-1930.; Teller County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Elkton mine, Cripple Creek & Victor

    • View of a head frame, covered tram, and shafthouse at the Elkton mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Elkton Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941
    • Clyde Mine C. C. Dist.

    • View of the abandoned head frame and buildings of the Clyde Mine near Victor (Teller County), Colorado. An automobile is parked in the distance.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Victor--1920-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Victor--1920-1930.; Clyde Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Victor (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Victor--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Tram anchor, Waldorf mine

    • View of an old tram wheel and cable at the abandoned Waldorf Mine in the ghost town of Waldorf (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.; Waldorf (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Waldorf Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • A crane with a wrecking ball sits on the demolition site of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Equitable Building and the Bank Western building.
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.;...
    • 1976
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • Cranes sit on the demolition site of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A covered pedestrian walk runs in front of the building. Shows the Albany Hotel annex.
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • A crane sits on the demolition site of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Equitable Building.
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Placer mining Alma Placer Park Co, Colo

    • View of the Alma Placer, a hydraulic gold mine in Park County, Colorado; shows eroded embankments, a crane, and miners using monitors to aim jets of water.
    • Alma Placer (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Park County (Colo.); Hoisting machinery--Park County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Miners--Park County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.
    • 1887
    • Interior shaft house, Alpine Horn Mill

    • Interior view of Alpine Horn Mine Shaft House, Boulder County Colorado, a frame structure with motors, electrical boxes and a hoist; "Signal Level" chart is on the wall.
    • Alpine Horn Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915]
    • Antlers Hotel construction

    • View of the Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; men pose by sandstone slabs, a crane, and a horse and buggy. Architectural features include arched windows, a loggia, and towers.
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Buildings--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Construction workers--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Hoisting...
    • [1899?]
    • 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.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dellas Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1893, February 26
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system attached to a long wooden pole embedded into a dry part of Cherry Creek, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and the rock wall. Bridges for the Denver & Rio Grande and Atchison,...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1890-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge...
    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Workmen adjust a pulley and rope system, attached to a long wooden pole embedded into the Cherry Creek river bed, possibly a support system. Other men stand on the support beams and spectators stand on the rock retainer wall. Bridges for the Denver...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1890-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge...
    • 1899 February 15
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • Spectators stand on the side of the 14th Street Viaduct in Denver, Colorado, under construction. Shows Denver City Hall, located on 14th Street, and A.T.& S.F. and Denver & Rio Grande railway bridges over Cheery Creek in the background. Cranes and...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1890-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge...
    • 1899 February 18
    • Teccoloto stone quarries N. M.

    • View from the tracks of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway (AT&SF) of the Teccoloto stone quary near Tecolote, New Mexico. Miners stand near guy derrick cranes in the rock quarry.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1890-1910.; Tecolote (Lincolin County, N.M.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--New Mexico--Tecolote--1890-1910.; Miners--New Mexico--Tecolote--1890-1910.; Mining--New Mexico--Tecolote--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Byers Place, Denver

    • View of the former Byers Elementary School at 104 West Byers Place in the Baker Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building converted to condominiums has Mission Style pediments, arched and round windows, a round balcony, and steps. A man...
    • Baker (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Condominiums--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • 1983 April
    • B & O hand wreck crane D32 lt wt. 40,900, PO 9-37 Portsmouth terminal, OH

    • View of a Baltimore & Ohio wreck crane, flat car and a hopper car at the yards in Portsmouth (Scioto County), Ohio. Lettering on the crane reads: "B & O D 32 LT WT 40900 PO 9-37." Lettering on the hopper car reads: "B & O 235768 Baltimore & Ohio."...
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Portsmouth (Ohio)--1930-1940.; Hoisting machinery.; Railroad freight cars.
    • 1939 January 1
    • Baltimore & Ohio R.R. derailment, engine 4247, wrecking derrick X41, Akron, OH

    • View of Baltimore & Ohio steam locomotive no. 4247 and wrecking derrick X-41 in Akron, Ohio. The derrick lifts a gondola car after a derailment while a railroad crew looks on.
    • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Akron (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery.; Railroad accidents.; Railroad locomotives.
    • 1947 August 27
    • Barker Dam, excavating foundation

    • View of Barker Dam construction in Boulder County, Colorado; shows Middle Boulder Creek, concrete forms, a steam shovel and railroad cars.
    • Barker Meadow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Barker Reservoir (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Middle Boulder Creek (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dam construction--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder...
    • [between 1908 and 1910]
    • Boulder oil field

    • View of five oil derricks near Boulder, Colorado; wooden frame buildings, residences, oil storage tanks, oil production facility, tenant houses; foothills of Rocky Mountains, background.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1920.; Oil wells--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1920.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Mile High

    • View of the head frame and ore chute of the Mile Hi Mine, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mile Hi Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1920-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Hoist, drum & gear, near Ward, Colo.

    • View of an abandoned cable hoist with cog wheels at an unidentified mine in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gearing--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Oro Grande Pit

    • Miners pose by guy derricks near the partially constructed mill at the Oro Grande Mine near Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. A vertical tubular boiler is nearby.
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Oro Grande Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Construction--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.;...
    • [either 1888 or 1889]
    • Gold Pan Pit showing timbering

    • Miners work on timber supports near a crane at the Gold Pan Pit near Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Other miners aim monitors or nozzles at the ground nearby.
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Gold Pan Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1920.; Holes--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1920.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1913]
    • Starting of the tramway between Ellison Hoist and mills

    • View of the partially completed tramway near the Ellison Hoist and mill, probably in Colorado.
    • Bridges--Colorado--1880-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1920]
    • Denver Brown Palace Hotel and Mile High Center

    • A view of the Brown Palace Hotel and Mile High Center at the intersection of Tremont Place, 18th (Eighteenth) Street, and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Businesses on the block include Shirley Savory Cafe and the United States National Bank. Shows...
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • New bldg. on Brown Palace

    • View of a crane and traffic jam on Broadway near the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. Signs on nearby buildings read: "Majestic Building," "Colorado National Bank," "Continental Trailways Bus Center," and "Flowers."
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Traffic...
    • [between 1953 and 1960?]
    • Gold mining, Colorado, Buena Vista

    • Close up view of a mine shaft near Buena Vista (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a winch or windlass, a wheelbarrow, pickaxes and a shovel near a mine shaft in the ground. Buckets and ropes are beside trees.
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Buena Vista Mine & Pikes Peak

    • View of Buena Vista Mine in Teller County, Colorado. Shows a partially constructed wood shafthouse with head frame, windlass, miners, and harnessed mule. Pikes Peak is in the distance.
    • Buena Vista Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Buena Vista Mine and Pikes Peak, Wilson Creek

    • Six men stand around a partially constructed shafthouse at the Buena Vista Mine in Teller County, Colorado. A horse stands near a windlass. Pikes Peak is in the distance.
    • Buena Vista Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Loading 3 50 ft middle pieces at once

    • A group of workers wind a middle section of a tent, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, on a large spool mounted on a flatbed wagon. A foreman operates the controls; another tent is in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west...
    •  
    • Loading whole round end

    • Workers roll a tent, from Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, on a large spool mounted on a flat bed wagon.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west...
    •  
    • Wagon loaded time 4 1/2 minutes

    • People stand on and around a large spool mounted on a wagon loaded with a tent from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear hats, vests or suits with ties and the women wear long dresses. A tent is in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--1910-1920.; People--1910-1920.; Trucks--1910-1920.; Wild west...
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    • Construction work - front N.E. Corner

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and the Burton house. John A. McIntyre stands by a hanging stone block.
    • Burton, Alida--Homes & haunts.; Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting...
    • 1907 October 7
    • Placing cap stone on corner stone

    • People crowd the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane to watch the cornerstone ceremony in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and bicycles are parked; the Burton house with a covered porch is...
    • Burton, Alida--Homes & haunts.; Denver Public Library--Buildings--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Cornerstone...
    •  
    • Construction at Camp Hale

    • Construction workers are on wooden scaffolding beside a multi-story building under construction at Camp Hale (Eagle County), Colorado. A crane is on the roof. A man holds a wooden rafter and men stand on the ground beside the brick and probably...
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Camp Hale, construction

    • A scoop on a crane holds dirt above a construction site at Camp Hale (Eagle County), Colorado.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Camp Hale, construction

    • A construction crane is beside a trench at Camp Hale (Eagle County), Colorado. The crane has a scoop attached to a cable. Men pose beside the crane and piles of rocks.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. wrecking derrick 99001, Broomfield, Colo.

    • Colorado and Southern wrecking derrick 99001 lifts derailed freight cars from railroad tracks near Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. A derailed car is lettered: "Canadian Pacific Railway." Letters on the derrick read: "C & S 99001."...
    • Canadian Pacific Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1958 September 22
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. wreck train [sic], Broomfield, Colo. #807

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway locomotive number 807, a tender, work car and railroad derrick near Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive and tender reads: "Burlington Route,"807 C&S," and " 99502." The derrick...
    • Canadian Pacific Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Broomfield--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1958 Sept. 9
    • Mining machinery Caribou Mill

    • A miner poses indoors near the hoist of the Caribou Mine and Mill in Boulder County, Colorado. The machinery includes cables, flywheels, and a friction drum.
    • Caribou Mine.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Caribou Shaft (Boulder County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder...
    • [between 1870 and 1874]
    • Stacking hay section 19, T.I.S.R. 68W

    • Men in an open horse-drawn carriage sit next to a hay stacking system in a field in Jefferson County or Adams County, Colorado. Hay is added to the stack using a hoisting fork. Men sit on horse-drawn hay rakes. A man with a hay fork is on the hay...
    • Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting machinery--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Hay--Colorado--1900-1910.; Haystacks--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909 July 14
    • Stacking hay on Gratton Farm, Standley Lake Basin, under E.L. Kelson

    • A man and a young girl stand near a hay stacking system in a field in Jefferson County or Adams County, Colorado. Hay is added to the stack using a hoisting fork. Shows a horse-drawn reaper and a man on a horse-drawn hay rake. A man with a hay fork...
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting machinery--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Hay--Colorado--1900-1910.; Haystacks--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909 July 14

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