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    • Fred McPeck Oral History

    • Fred McPeck was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio in 1927. In 1943, he started work building airplane engines for the war effort. Three years later, he joined United States Marine Corps, and was stationed at Camp Lajeune North Carolina, Bermuda, Cuba,...
    • McPeck, Fred, 1927-
    • 2013 October 19
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 8

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1931 January 14
    • WWI Colorado Draft Registration Cards

    • Index to the World War I Draft Registration Cards for Colorado between the years of 1917-1918. During World War I there were three registrations. The first, on June 5, 1917, was for all men between the ages of 21 and 31. These men were born...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 2005
    • Colorado World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

    • The Colorado registration cards are on 40 rolls of microfilm (v.1 through v.40), Denver Public Library catalog number G973.91, W893co. The draft registration cards are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-;
    • 2005
    • Silver Pick Lease

    • Miners pose near the head frame of the Silver Pick Mine in Teller County, Colorado. The head frame of the Lou Dillon Mine is nearby.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900
    • Silver Pick Lease

    • Miners pose by the head frame of the Silver Pick Mine in Teller County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Silver Pick Lease

    • Miner pose by the head frame of the Silver Pick Mine in Teller County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Illinois Mining Accidents 1889 to 1925

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Illinois from 1889 to 1925.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 2007
    • Margret Escamilla Oral History

    • Margaret Escamilla was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1954. One of nine children, she was raised in a military family and lived in several countries. After she married her husband in 1971, she moved to the Globeville neighborhood of Denver,...
    • Escmilla, Margaret, 1954-
    • 2013 November 15
    • Where golden bubbles are blown

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows streets, buildings, and snow covered mountains. Miners pose in a mine shaft in Cripple Creek, they hold a candle, a crowbar and a pick.
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    • 1896 March 28
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • The Geyser, Silver Cliff Colo.

    • A group of miners at the Geyser Mine in Silver Cliff (Custer County), Colorado pose near the mill. Some men hold shovels, a pick axe, candles with lanterns, and hammers. They wear overalls, canvas coats and wide, slanting brimmed hats with high...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Necklace

    • Shows a Native American Sioux glass bead necklace made or purchased in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. The necklace is made of translucent pick glass beads.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Pre-1963 Colorado mining fatalities

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Colorado from 1884, when state legislation first required mining companies to report their accidents, through 1962.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 1995
    • Camp Bird mine residence

    • Camp Bird general manager's residence interior, Ouray County, Colorado; view of fireplace and mantle decorated with a small hammer, pick, and house plant. The fireplace has a fitted wainscoted cover.
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    • [1950?]
    • Silver Queen Calif gold strike.

    • George H. Wyman samples ore with a prospector's pick in a mine near the Silver Queen Mine, Mojave, California. L. N. Hill holds a pneumatic jack hammer and looks on.
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    • 1934 December 7
    • Grave marker at Riverside Cemetery

    • View of a grave marker at Riverside Cemetery in Denver (Denver and unincorporated Adams County), Colorado; shows a carved stone log cabin (Ole Rustad, sculptor), vines, and a pick and shovel. Letters read: "Lester Drake." Landscaping and tombstones...
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    • [between 1895 and 1910?]
    • Clear Creek County miners

    • Miners pose beside open wooden doors at the entrance to a mine in probably Clear Creek County, Colorado. The men stand with tools that include a sledgehammer, shovel and pick near a mine ore car at the entrance to a mine in Clear Creek County,...
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    • Cabin of S. J. Roberts, Cripple-Creek, Colo.

    • Three men pose by a log cabin belonging to S. J. Roberts, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one man with pants tucked into knee-high boots stands near miner's pick, broom, and sledge hammer (possibly S. J. Roberts); men sit holding a flute or fife and a...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • 1893
    • Coming home with berries

    • Two young girls carrying small buckets and wearing cotton sun bonnets pick strawberrries, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado.
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    • August 1897
    • Paper shale cliff, Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • A man wears overalls and a hat and holds a pick axe near the ledge of a layered shale cliff at Battlement Mesa area in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Shows a gorge and trees on steep slopes.
    • Phipps, R. C.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Signal fire [art original].

    • Image of men gathering wood, stacking rocks, wielding a pick ax, and shoveling.
    • Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909.
    • [between 1880 and 1909]
    • Shale claim corner on Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • Men stand and pose beside a wooden claim marker pole on Battlement Mesa in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Men wear overalls or vests and felt hats. One man holds a pick axe; another man smokes a cigarette.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, chem. storage & mix bldgs

    • Construction workers excavate a trench near brick mix buildings at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. A man in uniform walks between the buildings and the...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • The Indian war, Deadwood City, Black Hills of Dakota

    • Men are in the street in Deadwood (Deadwood City) in Lawrence County, Dakota Territory (later South Dakota). Prospectors or miners hold pick axes. Signs on frame commercial buildings read: "The Big Horn Store," and "Tailor Shop." A dog is in the...
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    • First house in Cripple Creek, Poverty Gulch

    • First house in Poverty Gulch, Cripple Creek, Colorado; house is possibly Robert Womack's cabin in Fremont (prior to Cripple Creek incorporation) or Andy Frazier's cabin in Squaw Gulch; the one-story rounded log cabin built into the hillside has a...
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    • [between 1892 and 1895]
    • 2121 Tremont Terrace

    • View of the demolition of 2121 Tremont Terrace in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Men pick through the rubble on the construction site. The remains of a wall and staircase are behind a chain link fence. A construction worker with a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1976
    • Mushroom farm in Westminster, Colorado

    • This interior view of the Savery mushroom farm in Westminster, Colorado, shows a bed crowded with ripe, white fungi. A man in a suit, tie and fedora picks one in the background.
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    • 1931
    • Coal mine underground Lafayette, Colo.

    • Miners work with a pneumatic drill and a pick near a mine ore car in a mine tunnel near Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1921
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, entry gate no.1

    • An officer in uniform stops to check a pick up truck at an entrance to the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. A truck labeled "BUILDINGS" and "H295" stops at...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Kubler

    • A miner uses a pick ax and shovel to fill an ore cart with the shiny bituminous coal, inside the Kubler Mine, Gunnison County, Colorado. Timber uprights brace the ceiling.
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    • 1913
    • Coal mines underground Lafayette, Colo.

    • Miners work with a pneumatic drill and a pick by a mine ore car in a mine tunnel near Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1921
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Miner holds pick over shoulder on hillside in foreground. Landmarks: Williams Stables, the Teller House, the Central City Opera House, St. James's Methodist Church, Eureka Street, and Main...
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    • [1881?]
    • Picking strawberries on the farm

    • Men, women, and children pick strawberries in a field on a farm in (probably) Colorado; a girl wears a bonnet. Shows fruit trees and a wood fence.
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    • A Thunder Mtn. prospector

    • Prospector Sam Stevens stands in a field holding his pick axe over his shoulder near Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado. He wears dirty trousers, a pinstriped shirt with buttons up the front, and suspenders. He has a...
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    • August, 1902
    • Detail, Lester Drake monument, Riverside Cemetery

    • View of the monument for Lester E. Drake, Sr. (July 31, 1822 - March 16, 1889) located in block 4, lot 23, of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876), 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a detail...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2003
    • Lester Drake monument, Riverside Cemetery

    • View of the monument for Lester E. Drake, Sr. (July 31, 1822 - March 16, 1889) located in block 4, lot 23, of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876), 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2003

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