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    • Crested Butte, Standard Mine

    • View of a dilapidated mine building among piles of tailings at the Standard Mine, Gunnison County, near Crested Butte, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Crested Butte, Standard Mine

    • View of a dilapidated mine building among piles of tailings at the Standard Mine, Gunnison County, near Crested Butte, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Crested Butte, machinery at Atlas Mill

    • Rusted mining machinery lies in a field, along with other debris, broken-down buildings, and piles of mine tailings, Crested Butte, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Pay-Me Mine

    • A man sits in an automobile parked near the headframe of the Pay-Me Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. Piles of building and equipment remnants are nearby.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pay-Me Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.; Ruins--Colorado--Gilpin County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Independence, Colo., Cripple Creek region

    • View includes residences, head frames, a dilapidated mill building, and tailings piles in Independence (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.; Independence (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Independence--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Ironton, Colo., Eureka Red Mtn. Highway, Red Mtn.

    • View of abandoned mine buildings and tailings piles in Ironton (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows Red Mountain.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ironton--1940-1950.; Ironton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ironton--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Bachelor Mines

    • Bachelor Mine ruins (Ouray County) Colorado, consist of cribbing, frame buildings, and tailing piles.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1920.; Bachelor Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • The Scotch Girl Mine is back of the Guston Mine - between Guston & Robinson

    • Collapsing buildings of the Scotch Girl Mine (Ouray County) Colorado, top tailings piles, flanked by pine forest.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Scotch Girl Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.
    • September, 1979
    • Aspen - Durant Tunnel

    • View of a dilapidated Dumont Tunnel mining building in a clearing near Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado, shows a trestled ore chute and tailing piles.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Pitkin--1940-1950.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Pitkin--1940-1950.
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    • Ferris Haggarty mine

    • View shows dilapidated mill buildings and tailings piles at the Ferris Haggarty mine, Carbon County, Wyoming.
    • Abandoned mines--Wyoming--Carbon County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Wyoming--Carbon County--1940-1950.; Carbon County (Wyo.)--1940-1950.; Ferris-Haggarty Mine (Carbon County, Wyo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Wyoming--Carbon...
    • 1940?
    • Spillway Burlington Ditch

    • View of the Burlington Ditch in Adams County, Colorado. Well dressed men and workmen stand with equipment on the headgates of the ditch. One man crosses a temporary wooden pedestrian bridge near a spillway in the South Platte River. A headframe,...
    • Adams County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Burlington Ditch (Colo.)--1910-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1910-1920.; Irrigation--Colorado--Adams County--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Adams County--1910-1920.; Spillways--Colorado--Adams...
    • 1910 March 23
    • Main street looking north from railroad yards, piles of coal in the foreground, about 1890.

    • Looking north from the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad tracks down Main Street in Akron, Washington County, Colorado, there is a wide street with a windmill well in the center. Wood frame false fronts line the street. "Chicago Lumber Yard"...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Akron--1880-1890.; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.
    • [1887]
    • Alfalfa and wheat

    • Colorado Front Range alfalfa field, possibly in the South Platte Valley; shows field of cut alfalfa, ranch with frame gable house, wagons, sheds, planted tree windbreaks, haystacks, and cut and shieved wheat piles in background.
    • Alfalfa--Colorado--1920-1930.; Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Alfalfa

    • Colorado Front Range alfalfa field, possibly in the South Platte Valley; shows large hay stacks in field of cut alfalfa in piles and frame gable house with tree windbreak.
    • Alfalfa--Colorado--1920-1930.; Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Alice - 1941 mine office

    • View of a one story house in Alice, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows hipped and flat roofs, and a brick chimney with a tin top. A sluice is among rock piles in the background.
    • Alice (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Alice--1940-1950.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Alice--1940-1950.
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    • Alma

    • View looking west of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting works with long wood piles, and a bell tower. The Middle Fork of the South...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • Alma Colorado, where Hilma Hanson was born in 1877

    • This view west of Alma, (elevation, 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes wood frame barns, sheds, false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting works with long wood piles, and a church. Lettering painted on commercial buildings...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • 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.

    • View west from above the icy Middle Fork of the South Platte, to the north side of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes large piles of tailings from placer and hydraulic dredge mining along the river. Town consists of scattered...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1920-1930.
    • [1929]
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View southwest from above the icy Middle Fork of the South Platte, to Alma, (10353 feet) Park County, Colorado, includes large piles of tailings from placer and hydraulic dredge mining along river. Town consists of scattered wood frame residences,...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1920-1930.
    • [1929]
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View of the town of Alma (Park County), Colorado. Tailings piles dot the landscape near the town.
    • Alma (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.
    • [1940]
    • Hotel, Almont, Col.

    • View of possibly the Marston Hotel in Almont (Gunnison County), Colorado. The hotel has walls made of river rock, an arched porch entrance, dormer window, and shingle roof. A fence made of antlers perched in stone piles is around the hotel. Trees...
    • Almont (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--Almont--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1915?]
    • Alpine

    • View of Alpine Coal Mine structures, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows smoking stacks, headframe and piles of timber. Renamed Baldwin in 1910.
    • Alpine Mine (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Alta 1964

    • View of mining ruins among dirt and discarded lumber piles in Alta, Colorado; shows a building with only its structural frame still standing; steep gable top half covered with planks of wood with rest of the frame exposed; three smaller buildings...
    • Alta (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Alta--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Alta--1960-1970.
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    • Altman, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, false front businesses, and tailings piles. Business signs include: "Geo McMillan, Grocer" and "Johnson...
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.
    • [between 1896 and 1898?]
    • Altman, highest incorporated town in world, Pikes Peak in distance

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, false front businesses, and tailings piles. A business sign reads: "Geo McMillan, Grocer." Laundry is on...
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.
    • [between 1896 and 1898?]
    • Altman, Col.

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows tailings piles near log cabins and buildings on a commercial street with a sign that reads: "Altman Union Rooming House." Snow is on Pikes Peak and mountains in...
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.
    • 1897 November 20
    • Altman, Colo., Altitude 10,550 Feet

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, sheds, false front businesses and piles of mine tailings. Snow covered Pike's Peak is in the distance.
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Altman--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Stumptown

    • View of the Last Chance, Amethyst, and New York mines in Weaver, near Creed, in Mineral County, Colorado. Shows industrial buildings, tailings piles, and road with switch-backs.
    • Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Last Chance Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; New York Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Weaver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1893
    • Amethyst and Chance mines, Creede, Colo.

    • Children stand on the slope of a hill near the Amethyst and Chance Mines in Weaver, near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Shows mine buildings and tailing piles. Smoke rises from smoke stacks.
    • Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Last Chance Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Weaver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895 July 17
    • Chance and Amethyst - Mines of Fire

    • Men stand near a horse drawn wagon on a dirt road that weaves past buildings of the Last Chance and Amethyst Mines in Weaver near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Split logs, industrial buildings, and mining equipment litter the slopes nearby....
    • Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Last Chance Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Weaver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Weaver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1894?]
    • Anaconda

    • View of two-story structures under construction in Ananconda, Teller County, Colorado; one house has two front two-story bays and wood scaffold braces in place to attach siding on the furing strips; piles of wood shingles on the partially shingled...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Colo.

    • Panorama view looks west over the Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Mining District, above Anaconda, Teller County, Colorado; includes: wood frame structures, headframes, ore chutes, dirt roads and tailing piles; Mary McKinney Mining Company shows...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Doctor Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mary McKinney Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.; Wooden...
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    • Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Colo.

    • Right side of panorama west over Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Mining District, above Anaconda, Teller County, Colorado; shows wood frame structures, headframes, ore chutes, dirt roads and tailing piles; Mary McKinney Mining Company is...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Doctor Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mary McKinney Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.; Wooden...
    • [between 1895 and 1920]
    • Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Colo.

    • Left side of panorama looking west over Doctor Jackpot Mine, Cripple Creek Mining District, above Anaconda, Teller County, Colorado; shows frame structures, headframes, ore chutes, dirt roads, and tailing piles.
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Doctor Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1920.
    • [between 1895 and 1920]
    • Raven Hill from Anaconda, Cripple Crk. Mg. District

    • View of the town of Anaconda and surrounding mines in Teller county, Colorado. View includes Low Line, Mary McKinney (McKinney Mining Company), and Morning Glory mines. Industrial features on the landscape include mine tailings, smelters and ore...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Anaconda--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Anaconda--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Anaconda--1900-1910.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Anaconda--1900-1910.
    • 1904
    • Battle Mountain, Bob-Tail, Anna Lee, Portland

    • View of tailings piles, frame mine buildings and headframes on Battle Mountain in Victor (Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County), Colorado. One building has an unfinished roof. Shows portions of the Bob-Tail, Anna Lee, Portland and Black...
    • Anna Lee Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Black Diamond Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mine...
    • 1895
    • Battle Mountain

    • View of tailings piles, mine buildings and headframes on Battle Mountain in Victor (Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County), Colorado. Mine names are painted on two mine building roofs: "Anna Lee" and "Bob-Tail." Shows a curved road and sparse...
    • Anna Lee Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Tailings...
    • 1895
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes; some cabins under...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Display, Argo Mill, Mine and Museum

    • View of a humorous display at the Argo Mill, Mine and Museum, 2350 Riverside Drive in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows two fake graves that consist of piles of rock. One grave is facing feet first, with shoes poking out the end,...
    • Argo Gold Mine & Mill (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Exhibitions.; Mining.; Humorous pictures.; Argo Gold Mine & Mill (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Humor--Pictorial works.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Idaho...
    • 1993
    • 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]
    • Iowa Mill, Silverton, Colo.

    • Shows multi-story, frame Iowa stamp mill buildings, a smokestack, ore piles, and aerial tramway cables and support structures in the Arrastra Basin near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Telegraph poles are on a hillside in the San Juan...
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Iowa Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.; Ore industry--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.
    • [1902]
    • Silver Lake Mill & Aspen Mine near Silverton, Colo.

    • View of the buildings of the Silver Lake Mill in Arrastra Gulch (San Juan County), Colorado. The mill is on a steep hillside and has dormer windows and multiple windows near ore piles. Shows smokestacks, a tipple, and frame buildings of probably...
    • Arrastra Gulch (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Aspen Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Ore...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ash near Ouray

    • Panoramic view overlooking the milling community of Ash (also known as Bachelor), Colorado in Ouray County. Piles of logs are on ground around sawmill.
    • Ash (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Logs--Colorado--Ash--1880-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Ash--1880-1900.
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    • Mollie Gibson Mine, Aspen

    • View of Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado; shows tailings piles and milling sheds of the Mollie Gibson Mine, houses, businesses, and Aspen Mountain.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Aspen Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mollie Gibson Shaft (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • A view of Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado shows mining structures, smokestacks, railroad cars, piles of lumber and a railroad trestle. Aspen mountain is in the distance.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Aspen Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Portland property, shaft house, Victor, Colo.

    • Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad boxcars, one numbered 18352, are on tracks in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Frame houses and mine buildings are on the hillside and include the Portland mine shaft house and the Bob Tail Mine. Shows snow on...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company.; Bob Tail Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1892 and 1901]
    • Aurora Public Library

    • Two librarians from the Aurora Public Library in Aurora, Colorado, sit at a table, partially hidden by piles of books. Behind them are bookshelves full of more books. They each hold open books and book cards in their hands.
    • Aurora Public Library (Aurora, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Aurora (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Interiors--1950-1970.; Libraries--Colorado--Aurora--1960-1970.
    • September 19, 1962

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