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    • Walker Anderson

    • Walker Anderson 1866-1904 Construction Man Came to Denver in 1880 to learn the brick laying trade; helped construct the old Denver Court Housem State Capitol, Daniels and Fisher building, Mining Exchange, Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs, and the...
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    • Lafayette Miners Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the Lafayette Miners Museum, located in Lafayette, Colorado. Building was once one of the original miner's homes constructed in the 1890s at the Gladstone Mine near Lafayette, it was moved to its present site after the start...
    • Mining--Colorado--Gladstone.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gladstone.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado-Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
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    • Lafayette Miners Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the back of the Lafayette Miners Museum, located in Lafayette, Colorado. Building was once one of the original miner's homes constructed in the 1890s at the Gladstone Mine near Lafayette, it was moved to its present site...
    • Mining--Colorado--Gladstone.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gladstone.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Lafayette.; Historic buildings--Colorado-Lafayette.; Architecture--Colorado--Lafayette--History.
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    • Barney Ford

    • Barney Ford 1822-1902 Businessman Came to Denver in 1860; gold miner in Breckenridge, Colorado; owner of the former Inter-Ocean Hotel at 16th and Black Streets; a civil rights leader of the 19th century; established Denver's first Adult Education...
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    • Denver Public Library fiche obituaries 1975 –1979

    • Index to obituaries that appeared in the Rocky Mountain News and Denver Post from 1975 to 1979. Information includes last name, first name, date, page and newspaper.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Genealogy--Indexes.;Obituaries--Colorado--Indexes.; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado.
    • undated
    • Mining Institute drilling contest, Civic Center

    • Fred C. Dopp, a hard-rock miner, drives a spike into a block of stone at a Mining Institute contest at the Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. Men in fedoras and topcoats are on the steps.
    • Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Amphitheaters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Contests--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • September, 29, 1936
    • Idaho Springs 1900s

    • The view looking north, in downtown Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows two young boys standing next to a burro which has a saddle blanket and an equipment harness on its back. The boys are dressed in suits and ties; one wears a flat cap, the other...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1910.
    • September, 1900
    • 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.
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Cripple...
    • September 24, 1903
    • Myrtlehurst

    • A miner and his family pose on the porch of Marshall Stedman's cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Stedman, Marshall, Miner--Homes...
    • September 13, 1900
    • Idarado 'E'

    • Miners ride on a mine tramway engine as it pushes mine ore cars in the E tunnel of the Idarado Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. They wear hard hats with miner's lights.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Idarado Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1970.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1970.;...
    • May 20, 1969
    • Inspectors in Eagle Mine

    • Inspectors work in a tunnel of the Eagle Mine near Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado. They wear miner's lights.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado County--Boulder--1960-1970.; Mine inspection--Colorado--Boulder County--1960-1970.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Eagle Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Coal mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1960-1970.;...
    • March 26, 1966
    • Amos in the Colorado mines

    • Two miners, one identified as Amos, pose with a dog near the Ridge mine, Colorado.
    • Dogs--Colorado--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.; Amos, miner.
    • June, 1901
    • Louisiana cottage Welsh and Ripley

    • Ike Welsh, a reporter for the Register-Call and Charles S. Ripley, a miner, pose on the porch of the Louisiana cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A saddled horse is nearby.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Reporters--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Ripley, Charles S.; Welsh,...
    • June, 1897
    • Boarding house [i. e. boardinghouse] Dan McDade, wife, and sister

    • Dan McDade, a miner, poses with his wife and sister by their cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Lodging houses--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.;...
    • June 8, 1897
    • Cornet Creek flood

    • Street scene after the Cornet Creek flood on July 27, 1914, Telluride, Colorado. Mud and debris fill street with damaged wood-frame structures; Miner's Union Headquarters and Hospital are in background.
    • Cornet Creek (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Telluride (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Floods--Colorado--Telluride--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Telluride--1910-1920.
    • July 1914
    • Jasper City, Colorado, first mining log cabin in camp

    • Three miners pose with a dog outside what is reputed to be the first miner's cabin in Jasper City (Park or Rio Grande County), Colorado.
    • Jasper City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Jasper City--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Jasper City--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Jasper City--1890-1900.
    • January, 1897
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • Lawson

    • Reproduction of a Stanely Loat [?] drawing of Lawson, Clear Creek County, Colorado, shows the town along Clear Creek with Colorado Central railroad tracks. Mines are above the town on the slopes of Red Elephant Hill. "This town is the entrepot of...
    • Lawson (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • January 10, 1880
    • Jumbo and drilling crew in the heading

    • View of a drilling crew in the heading of an unidentified mine tending a large drilling rig identified as "Jumbo." A sign on the rig reads: "Atlas Gelodyn No. 1." Each miner wears a helmet and lamp.
    • Drilling & boring machinery--1930-1940.; Interiors--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • December 20, 1939
    • Blanche Dunton gravestone

    • View of part of the Blanche Dunton funerary monument in the Idaho Springs Cemetery, Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The monument is a playhouse, a cement replica of a miner's log cabin. The name Dunton in carved above the cabin's...
    • Dunton, Blanche, d. 1899--Tomb--2000-2010.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments.; Children's playhouses.; Dunton, Blanche, d. 1899--Tomb--Pictorial works.; Sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Idaho Springs--Pictorial works.;...
    • ca. 2002
    • Myrtle and her donkey

    • Myrtle Stedman poses outdoors on a burro near the mining town of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Stedman, Myrtle, Miner's wife.
    • August, 1900
    • Revenue Tunnel Sneffles Colo

    • A miner poses with his dog by the Revenue Mine on the edge of Sneffels Creek near Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Stony Mountain is in the distance.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Revenue Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • August, 1896
    • Denver Tunnel

    • Panoramic view of well dressed men and a woman, they pose with a miner at the Denver Mine near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A mine building and miner's cabin are nearby. A sign over the tunnel entrance reads: "Denver Tunnel".
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cabins--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.
    • August 5, 1922
    • Idaho Springs, Colorado

    • The view looking west, of Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows the central business district in downtown Idaho Springs, flat topped and false fronted commercial structures along Miner Street, the Wilson House, and the schoolhouse. Also included are the...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • August 3, 1887
    • Housing project, Idarado Mining Co.

    • View of miner's cabins and a trailer at the Idarado Mine in Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Idarado Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Labor housing--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.
    • August 1948
    • Earl Williams, taken in front of store

    • Earl Williams stands with a team of burros loaded with various types of equipment in front of the Roberts Bros. Mercantile Company in Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Roberts Brothers Mercantile Company (Silver Plume, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1910-1920.; General stores--Colorado--Silver Plume--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1910-1920.; Packtrains--Colorado--Silver Plume--1910-1920.;...
    • August 14, 1911
    • Amos in Colorado, or was it Korea?

    • A miner, identified as Amos, poses for the camera. He wears boots, long pants, suspenders, long underwear, and a hat.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • August 10, 1900
    • Day shift at Ajax Mine, Cr. Creek

    • Miners pose outdoors near a smokestack at the Ajax Mine near Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. The men wear miner's lamps on hard hats.
    • Ajax Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1930-1940.
    • April, 1939
    • Ore samples from Johnny Bull Mine- Silver Plum [i. e. Plume]

    • A miner poses in a shaft of the Johnny Bull Mine near Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. He holds a small piece of ore and a prospector's pick and wears a hard hat with a miner's light.
    • Johnny Bull Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1960-1970.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Silver Plume--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1960-1970.
    • April 29, 1964
    • Ludlow

    • View of the tent city and the people of Ludlow, Colorado in Las Animas County, the site of the coal strikes and the subsequent massacre. Laundry hangs from the clothesline in the foreground.
    • Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miner's strikes--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.
    • April 20, 1914
    • Post Office fire

    • Firefighters extinguish a fire near the Post Office building on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Spectators and a fire truck are in the street. Signs on nearby buildings read: "For Rent Will Divide to Suit Call Owner," "Mayer...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • April 1941
    • Myrtle and Marshall on skeis [i. e. skis] in a snowstorm

    • Myrtle and Marshall Stedman pose on skis near the mining town of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground.
    • American City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Skiing--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Spouses--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--American City--1900-1910.; Stedman, Marshall, Miner.;...
    • April 1, 1900
    • Theater at Apex, Colorado

    • Apex Miner's Hall, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, features a log frame structure with a hipped roof, heavy chinking, and flag pole on roof. Building served as a recreation hall and theater. A dirt road is in front...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Recreation & sports facilities--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.
    • [July 1940]
    • A Miner's home

    • Shows a miner sitting in doorway of his log cabin (lean-to) built into mountainside with glass window frame; includes two dogs, various tools around entrance, wood chopping area, and other mine buildings and structures in background.
    • Mining camps--Colorado--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [ca.1900]
    • Miners at home

    • Interior view of a miner's home; includes two men playing cards at table and a miner stretched out on cot; shows wooden framework of house, shelving, wood stove, cooking utensils and gold pan.
    • Mining camps--Colorado--1900-1910.; Gold miners--Colorado--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [ca.1900]
    • Woman miner, right, works along side male counterpart on "jumbo" drill sharing equally...

    • Miners, a man and a woman, work with a pneumatic drill in a tunnel of the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats with miners' lights.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Golden

    • Copy of an 1881 circular engraving of Golden, Colorado, by Western Engraving Company, Omaha, shows a smoking Kimball locomotive and tender with a 2112 CCRR (Colorado Central Railroad) boxcar on tracks with the booming town and Castle Rock of South...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Breckenridge storefronts

    • This view of Main Street, in Breckenridge, Colorado, includes a building, on the left, which was built in 1880, and housed the Miner's Home Saloon. It has three sash windows on the second floor that have ornamented, pedimented heads. A first floor...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Breckenridge--1970-1980.
    • [between 1970 and 1980?]
    • Anaconda

    • View northeast across Ananconda residences in Teller County, Colorado, includes frame gabled houses, tents, log cabins, log houses, false fronts, lean-tos, outhouses, and a smelter, with wood shingle, sod, and plank board roofs. Patches of light...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Solomon Mines

    • A miner poses near the powerhouse of the Solomon Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Solomon Mine (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Anaconda Mine Turret Colo.

    • A miner poses on the head frame of the Anaconda Mine near Turret (Chaffee County), Colorado. The mine shaft house and another building are nearby.
    • Anaconda Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Turret (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Turret--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Turret--1890-1910.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • The Old Prospector

    • View of "The Old Prospector," a statue of a miner on the roof of the Mining Exchange Building in downtown Denver, Colorado. The man holds a chunk of gold ore and a mining pick. The copper statue was created by Alphonse Pelzer and modeled after John...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Miners--Colorado--Denver--1950-1970.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1950-1970.
    • [between 1950 and 1961?]
    • Miner's cabin Centennial Valley

    • View of a miner's cabin in Centennial Valley in either Montana or Wyoming.
    • Cabins--1900-1910.; Mining--1900-1910.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • A miner

    • Portrait (standing) of a miner who smokes a pipe and wears a sheepskin jacket, hard hat, and miner's lamp.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Looking west from dump from Lone Tree cross-cut tunnel

    • A miner poses near the entrance to the Lone Tree Mine near Freeland (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A pile of tailings and possibly the Freeland Mill are in the distance.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Freeland--1880-1900.; Freeland (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Lone Tree Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Freeland--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Freeland--1880-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]

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