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    • Fluorspar Mill, 4UR Ranch

    • View of the abandoned Colorado Fluorspar Company Mine and mill on the 4UR ranch in Wagon Wheel Gap (Mineral County), Colorado. Shows a tailing pile, ore house and deteriorated wooden buildings. Corrugated metal buildings are next to the mill. Goose...
    • 4UR Ranch (Wagon Wheel, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Colorado Fluorspar Company Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Wagon Wheel Gap (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Abandoned mines.; Mills.; Ore industry.; 4UR Ranch (Wagon Wheel, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2009
    • Central City, Chain O' Mines' tailings dump

    • View of the abandoned buildings of the Chain O' Mines Mill site, near a large pile of mine tailings, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • Near Lake St. Mary's above Alice

    • A pile of broken lumber and mine tailing are all that remains of a mining building near Saint Mary's Lake, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1950-1960.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ruins--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1950-1960.
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    • Above Dyersville

    • View of a tailings pile and the site of a mill at the abandoned Warrior's Mark Mine near Dyersville (Summit County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.; Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Warriors Mark Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • August, 1961
    • Floresta

    • View of a roofless stone building at the coal mine site, Floresta, Gunnison County, Colorado. At the bottom of the hill lie the remnants of a log building that appear to have slid or been swept down the hill into a pile.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Floresta--1940-1950.; Floresta (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Floresta--1940-1950.; Coal mining--Colorado--Floresta--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Floresta--1940-1950.
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    • Original tunnel of the Doric stored dynamite

    • View of the entrance to the abandoned Doric Mine near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A pile of rocks and boulders is nearby.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1880.; Doric Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • We Got 'Em Mine

    • Men stand on a tailings pile near dismantled machinery at the abandoned We Got 'Em Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; We Got 'Em Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Demolition--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Central City, Chain O' Mines dump

    • View of the Chain O' Mines Mill's tailings pile dwarfs the nearby road and parking area at a site near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Central City - Chain O' Mines dump

    • A large pile of mine tailings from the Chain O' Mines Mill is cross-hatched with wooden stakes to prevent erosion, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • Chain O' Mines, Central City

    • A water tank stands next to the mill buildings and mine tailings pile from the Chain O' Mines Mill, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Water tanks--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
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    • Little Annie Mine

    • View of a pile of broken lumber and timber remains of a Little Annie Mine structure, near Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Pitkin County--1950-1960.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ruins--Colorado--Pitkin County--1950-1960.
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    • Near Telluride

    • View of a dilapidated shaft house and a large pile of mine tailings somewhere near Telluride in San Miguel County(?), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930- 1970.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Near Telluride

    • View of a dilapidated shaft house and a large pile of mine tailings somewhere near Telluride in San Miguel County(?), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930- 1970.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Diamond Tunnel Silver Plume (below Dives- Pelican)

    • View of the abandoned Diamond Tunnel and Dives-Pelican mines, a covered conveyor, and tailings pile near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1940.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1940.; Diamond Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Indians, Pueblo, Acoma, missions

    • A corner of the 40-foot high, graveyard wall at the San Estevan del Rey Mission and convent at the Acoma Pueblo "Sky City" in New Mexico stands in the foreground. The small scale of two men, one standing at the top of the wall, one seated near him...
    • Acoma (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Convents--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Mission churches--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblos--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Stone walls--New Mexico--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Children sitting on the porch of a log cabin

    • African American (Black) children and a man sit in front of a log cabin in an unknown location. The man wears a jacket, short pants, and sits on the porch near wood buckets and chairs. One boy sits on a pile of rocks that serve as steps. He wears a...
    • Afro-Americans--Children--1870-1900.; Children--1870-1900.; Log cabins--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Threshing, Wilmont Farm

    • Threshing operation, Wilmont Farm, Colorado; shows two horse- drawn wagons at front and back of threshing machine, a man with pitchfork throwing crop into thresher, and a man at opposite end of thresher in John Deere Plow Company wagon with burlap...
    • Agricultural machinery & implements--Colorado--1900-1920.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1920.; Threshing--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Alfalfa

    • Colorado Front Range alfalfa field, in the South Platte Valley; shows man in derby hat next to a waist high pile and haystacks in distance.
    • Alfalfa--Colorado--1920-1930.; Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Mill at Alice

    • View of the ruins of a mill in the ghost town of Alice (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows the remains of wooden walls and metal and wood rubble. Probably a hoist is on a tailings pile.
    • Alice (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mills--Colorado--Alice--1960-1970.; Ore industry--Colorado--Alice--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--Alice--1960-1970.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Alice--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • View of Alma from the east

    • A man in a long jacket and hat and a women in long dress, shawl and hat stand on a hill above the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, in Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado. The town, in the background, consists of wood frame...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [1882]
    • Alma, South Park

    • View west, across bend in the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, painted false front commercial buildings, log cabins, a large smelting works with...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1890]
    • Alma 1885, May 9th

    • This view west, across the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, near Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, painted false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting works...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.
    • 1885 May 9
    • The town of Alma, South Park, Colorado

    • View west, across the Middle Fork of the South Platte River and mine tailings, to Alma, (elev. 10,353 feet) in South Park, Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, painted false front commercial buildings, log cabins,...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1890]
    • Alma from the east

    • A man in a white shirt, vest and hat leans on a tree stump on a hill above tailing piles and the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, in Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado. The town, in the background, consists of wood frame...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [1882]
    • Alma Colo. May 20th 82

    • A man sits on a rock by the Middle Fork of the South Platte River looking west towards Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado. The town consists of wood frame barns, sheds, false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1882 May 20
    • Old stage coach station Alpine, Colo.

    • A pile of boards lies in front of an L-shaped log cabin in the town of Alpine, Colorado in Chaffee County. Riverstones are on top of the roof. A ladder leans against the wall of the building.
    • Alpine (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Alpine--1880-1900.
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    • Alta - 1964

    • View of dilapidated mine ruins along a dirt road in Alta, Colorado; shows a building with a collapsed roof, vertical plank siding, and a projecting open porch with lean-to roof; steeply gabled roof structure with wall and exposed roof cross beams...
    • Alta (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Alta--1960-1970.
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    • Alta

    • A lone building stands next to a pile of tailings amidst the ruins of the mining town of Alta, Colorado (now a ghost town) in San Miguel County. Boards and debris litter the foreground and the barren hillside.
    • Alta (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Alta--1970-1980.
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    • WPCD locomotives in yard

    • View of the locomotive yard at the West Portal construction site of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. Shows men, mine locomotives, corrugated sheds, power station, a...
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1942?]
    • Molybdenum ore stockpiles await the ball mills after grinding at the Henderson primary crusher

    • A semi truck is parked near an ore pile under a covered conveyor at the Henderson Mill in Grand County, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Grand County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Trucks--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1974 and 1980]
    • Mill at American City

    • A collapsed mill rests in a pile of timbers in American City, Colorado, in Gilpin County.
    • American City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--American City--1950-1960.; Mills--Colorado--American City--1950-1960.
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    • A.S. & R. Smelter, Leadville

    • View of probably the American Smelter and Refining Company smelter and the Arkansas River in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows smokestacks and a large tailings pile. Snow is on mountains in the distant Sawatch Range.
    • American Smelter and Refining Company--Buildings--1920-1940.; Arkansas River--1920-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1940.; Smelters--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Bobtail Tunnel

    • Miners and well dressed men sit or stand in ore cars hitched to an electric locomotive at the Bobtail Mine on Gregory Street in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Young boys stand on either side of the locomotive. The boys wear hats, or caps,...
    • Americus Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bobtail Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys.; Mine railroads.; Miners.; Mining.
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    • Chief Geronimo

    • Apache Chief Geronimo poses for a half-length portrait. He is wearing a feather headdress and a buckskin shirt with tassles. He holds a pistol in his right hand. A pile of hay is directly behind where he sits. Geronimo appeared in Colonel Cummin's...
    • Apache Indians--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Geronimo, 1829-1909.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Apache Indian camp, Arizona

    • View of Native American Apache women, children, and a man seated outside their cloth and brush covered wickiup, Arizona, includes cooking pots, pans, baskets, a pitch covered basket jar, and a pile of supplies.
    • Apache Indians--Arizona--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1880-1890.; Baskets--Arizona--1880-1890.; Children--Arizona--1880-1890.; Wickiups--Arizona--1880-1890.; Women--Arizona--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1888?]
    • Timberline tree near Apex 1939

    • A large pine tree grows in the foreground on a hill near Stump Flats in Gilpin County, Colorado. Some of the lower branches on the tree are bare. Additional trees grow in the background.
    • Apex (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Pines--Colorado--Apex--1930-1940.
    • [1939?]
    • Pile Hill

    • View of Pile Hill west of Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado; ruins of cabins are among rock and sparse trees. Cumulo nimbus thunderhead clouds fill the sky.
    • Apex (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Apex--1930-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Apex--1930-1950.; Tree stumps--Colorado--Apex--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Pile Hill Stump Area "Man Beautifies Nature"

    • A large pine tree stands in the rocky foreground near Pile Hill west of Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado. Additional pine trees stand in the background, and a ridge of mountains is in the distance. Photographer titled the image "Man Beautifes...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Pines--Colorado--Apex--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Iron Bound, At a deserted mine above Mammoth Gulch

    • An early-day mine bucket made from an old whiskey barrel leans on one edge in front of a log cabin near Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado. The bucket is from an old mine above Pile Hill near Apex. Photographer titled the image "Iron Bound."
    • Apex (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Pile Hill (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.; Pails--1940-1950.; Prospecting equipment & supplies--1940-1950.
    • [1948?]
    • Apex, Colorado, recreation hall for miners, exterior

    • Apex Miner's Hall, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, features a log frame structure with a hipped roof, heavy chinking, wood entry door, and a flagpole on roof. Building served as a recreation hall and theater. A dirt...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Log buildings--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.; Recreation & sports facilities--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.
    • [1940]
    • Mines, Gilpin Co.

    • The Perigo Mill in Perigo, a small mining district in Gilpin County, Colorado, stands in the right midground. Mine tailings form a large pile near the mill behind a group of trees in the left foreground. An aqueduct in the left background runs...
    • Aqueducts--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mills--Colorado--Perigo--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1899 and 1910?]
    • Arizona Mine, Nevada

    • Men wear hats and sit, stand, and pose in front of a canvas covered tent near the Arizona Mine shaft at Belmont (Nye County), Nevada. A man sits in a wheelbarrow beside a log pile. Ore piles and rocks, a horse, wagon and a mine building with a...
    • Arizona Mine (Nye County, Nev.)--1870-1880.; Belmont (Nev.)--1870-1880.; Miners--Nevada--Belmont--1870-1880.; Mining--Nevada--Belmont--1870-1880.; Tents--Nevada--Belmont--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • [1871]
    • Ash, Colorado

    • View looking down a valley on the town of Ash (also known as Bachelor), Colorado in Ouray County. Large mill and pile of tailings are at the edge of town. Other wood-frame structures include boarding house, residences, and commercial buildings.
    • Ash (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Ash--1880-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Ash--1880-1900.
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    • Ashley Drew & Northern eng. #115 (2-8-0) on string of cars, Crossett, Ark.

    • An Ashley, Drew & Northern Railway Company freight train travels past railroad ties and a pile of pallets in Crossett (Ashley County), Arkansas. Steam locomotive #115 leads a consist of boxcars. Sheds, a pile of gravel and a rail fence are in the...
    • Ashley, Drew & Northern Railway Company--1940-1950.; Crossett (Ark.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1946 June 1
    • The Morrison house, official residence of Lord Mayor Fletcher, Ashville

    • Lord Mayor Fletcher, two children and two men pose in front of his home in Ashville, Colorado. A man sits in a rocker with a Chinese Pug on his lap, another man wearing a sack jacket stands next to a small girl. A young boy stands in a pile of...
    • Ashville (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Ashcroft--1870-1890.; Huts--Colorado--Ashcroft--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Don't be frightened, old Jenny is true, Aspen, Col. U.S.A.

    • A boy and a girl ride on a mule on a path in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. A young man holds the mule's reins. The girl wears a dress and tall, lace hat. Shows a tipple and a tailings pile beside the trail. Railroad tracks, frame houses and...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Riding--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Tipples--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • [1890]
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • Three men wearing suits and vests stand on a ramp that is built over the slope of a hill, around a pile of ore in Aspen, Colorado. Wood boards support the deck. One holds a shovel in his hand. A wooden structure is behind them. Wood walls are on...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • [about 1894?]

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