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    • Colorado City, Hose Co. No. 1

    • Colorado City Hose Company No. 1 poses outside their false front fire station, El Paso County, Colorado. The firefighters include boys and men of various ages holding the rope of their hosecart with decorated wheels and fire hose nozzles.
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    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Early placer mining Breckenridge Colo

    • View of a hydraulic gold mine in Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado; shows eroded embankments, falling water, jets of water from "monitor" nozzles, sluices, flumes, a crane, and miners. Mountains are in the background.
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    • 1880?
    • General view after the fire, Bennett and 4th

    • A large group of men, many firemen, survey the destruction caused by the first fire, April 25, 1896, near elevated portion of Bennett Avenue at 4th (Fourth) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; several firefighters wear helmets, raincoats and boots;...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1896
    • Giants at work, U.S.G.P. no. 28

    • View of a U.S. Gold Placers mining site beside the San Miguel River in Montrose or San Miguel County, Colorado. Two hydraulic monitor nozzles are used to wash gravel from the soil. A water pipeline feeds the nozzles. The pipe rests in wooden...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
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    • Glenwood Springs fire department

    • Group portrait of members of the Glenwood Springs Fire Department at 8th (Eighth) and Grand Streets in Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado; the men pose in uniform with a hose cart, nozzles, speaking trumpets, and a dog. The Hotel Glenwood...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1900 and 1913]
    • Gold Run pit

    • Gold Run Mine, a gold placer mine near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado; miners operate hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances, miners with shovels stand inside the wash.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Gold Run pit

    • View of Gold Run hydraulic placer gold mine, near Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado; shows miners, monitor nozzles, water jets, sluices, pipes, and electrical power poles.
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    • 1879
    • Hydraulic mine near Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified hydraulic mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. A miner directs a monitor nozzle to excavate and wash gravel from the ground. Shows a metal pipe attached to the nozzle. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Luke, Wellington O.
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    • Hydraulic mine near Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an unidentified hydraulic mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Miners direct monitor nozzles to excavate and wash gravel from the ground. A tipple is in the distance.
    • Luke, Wellington O.
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    • Hydraulic Mining

    • View of placer mining operations in probably Alder Gulch (Madison County), Montana. Men spray water at an embankment with monitor nozzles.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Hydraulic mining near Dallas

    • View of a placer mining operation, shows nozzles spraying water on a river bank, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Hydraulic Mining, California Gulch

    • View of placer mine operations with miners and monitor nozzles, California Gulch, Lake County, Colorado, shows a mining settlement and a frame building under construction.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Hydraulic mining, Virginia City, Montana

    • View of a hydraulic mining operation with men with hoses and monitor nozzles, Virginia City, Montana. Shows one story frame buildings and a rock and wood strewn gully.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • between 1872 and 1878
    • Hydraulic mining. Miners piping off top dirt

    • View of a man using "Hydraulic Chief" type nozzles to aim jets of water at an eroded bluff, in (probably) California. Another man stoops in the gold mine, wearing a raincoat.
    • Thomas Houseworth & Co.
    • [between 1865 and 1880?]
    • Keystone placer mine giant at work

    • View of mining operations at the Keystone Mine in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows sluice boxes and a large pipe with hydraulic nozzles.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Keystone Placer Mine near Telluride, the giant at work

    • View of the Keystone Placer Mine near Telluride, (San Miguel County), Colorado; a miner wears a long coat and sprays an excavation site with a monitor nozzle fed by a segmented transport pipe.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Metropolitan Steamer, purchased Nov. 1898

    • Side view of an antique steam fire wagon, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows a fireman with a helmet in driver's seat, pinstriped wheels, coupling hoses on racks, brass tank, pumps and nozzles.
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    • August 1952
    • Placer mining

    • Men pose near monitor nozzles probably for a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation near the San Miguel River in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Piles of large rocks anchor the nozzles and the water pipe that supplies the monitors.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Placer mining at Alma Colo

    • Gold miners pose at a hydraulic mine in Alma, Park County, Colorado; bluffs in the background have erosion and falling water. Jets of water issue from "monitor" nozzles; a swivel crane is to the side.
    • Miller, T. C.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Placer mining near Hahns Peak, Colo.

    • At a gold placer mine near Hahns Peak, Routt County, Colorado, miners use hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances and miners with shovels stand inside the wash. A man in a suit and hat watches on.
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    • Spring 1948?
    • Placer Mining on San Miguel River, Colo., U.S. Gold Placers, No. 26

    • Men stand beside hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances, or use shovels inside a wash, at a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation on the San Miguel River in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a water conduit and a wooden framed...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
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    • Placer mining on the San Miguel River

    • View of mining operations along the San Miguel River in San Miguel County, Colorado. Plumes of water emerge from pipes with hydraulic nozzles (monitors).
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Routt county

    • Several miners work a gold placer mine near Hahns Peak, Routt County, Colorado. Four men use hydraulic nozzles (monitors), fitted with rock counterbalances. Shows men with shovels, a wheelbarrow, and on horseback. One man wears a suit and hat,...
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    • [1870-1880?]
    • San Juan County

    • View of a hydraulic placer gold mine in San Juan County, Colorado; shows miners with 'monitor' nozzles aiming jets of water at eroded embankments. A flume leaks in the background.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • The nozzle in its foundation

    • A man peers through a hole from within a large nozzle connected to a pipe in a stone and masonry foundation beside Clear Creek near Idaho Springs in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The site is part of a pipeline for the Stanley Mine. Shows timbers, a...
    • McLean, Lachlan, 1843-1929.
    • [1894]
    • U. S. Gold Placers No 18, A.

    • U. S. Gold Placers mining operation No. 18, A. near the San Miguel River, Montrose County, Colorado. Two miners use hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • December 16, 1887
    • U.S. Gold Placers, no. 30

    • View of a hydraulic monitor nozzle at a U.S. Gold Placers mining site near the San Miguel River in Montrose or San Miguel County, Colorado. A water pipe is on a hillside in the distance.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
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    • U.S.G.P.

    • Aerial view of a U.S. Gold Placer Company hydraulic placer mine site beside the San Miguel River in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. A man poses on a hillside. Water from hydraulic monitors (nozzles) sprays over gravel in the...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
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    • View of Gold Run pit

    • Gold Run Mine, a gold placer mine in Summit County, Colorado; miners use hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances, miners with shovels stand inside the wash.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • View of Gold Run pit

    • Gold Run Mine, a gold placer mine in Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado; miners use hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances, miners with shovels stand inside the wash; shows pipes and sluice.
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    • [between 1880-1890?]

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