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    • Gilpin tramway

    • H.H. Lake sits in the snow on a small hill just above the tracks of the Gilpin Tramway on the north side of Quartz Hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A ridge of mountains, including Squaw Mountain in Clear Creek County, is in the distance.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Quartz Hill (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--1910-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.
    • [1913?]
    • Castleton Mine

    • The Castleton Mine stands next to a large rock formation, possibly Castle Rock, in Gilpin County, Colorado. Tailings from the mine spill down the hillside toward a railroad track that winds through the foreground. A large ranch is in Quartz Valley...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--1890-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Gregory Monument dedication

    • $20,000,000.00 in gold." Several other men are in the background watching the groundbreaking.; An older man with a long beard and wearing a suit leans down to turn a shovel full of dirt at the July 23, 1932 dedication of the Gregory Monument in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Mountain City--1930- 1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.;...
    • [1932]
    • Gregory Monument dedication

    • $20,000,000.00 in gold." The man on the left has a long, gray beard and holds a shovel in his hand. The man on the right wears a coat and overalls. H. H. Lake wears a suit. All three wear hats.; H. H. Lake stands between two unidentified men near...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Mountain City--1930- 1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.;...
    • [1932]
    • Gregory Monument dedication

    • Five unidentified men stand next to the bronze marker placed at the Mountain City site near Central City, Colorado, where John H. Gregory first discovered gold in 1859. The marker, dedicated July 23, 1932, reads: "On this ground later known as...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dedications--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Historical markers--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Monuments &...
    • [1932]
    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The International Style building features a porte cochere,...
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1941?]
    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The International Style building features a porte cochere,...
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1941?]
    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The International Style building features a porte cochere,...
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1941?]
    • Boettcher School

    • View of Charles Boettcher School (formerly Crippled Children's School) designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 1900 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The International Style building features steel casement...
    • Boettcher School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1941?]
    • Gregory Monument, Central City, Colorado

    • A telegraph or telephone pole stands in front of a sign reading: "On this ground, later known as Gregory Diggings, John H. Gregory discovered the first gold quartz mine in Colorado. May 6, 1859. This lode has produced $20,000,000.00 in gold." The...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments & memorials--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Telecommunication lines--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [1932]
    • Mining shaft

    • View of mine windlass and log structures near Stirling City (Sterling City, Park County ? ), Colorado.
    • Sterling City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Log buildings--Colorado--Sterling City--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Sterling City--1870-1880.
    • [between 1876 and 1880]
    • Gilpin tramway

    • A young boy, possibly H.H. Lake's son W.R. Lake, sits on a large rock above tracks of the Gilpin Tramway on the north side of Quartz Hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. He holds his hands to his mouth. Snow covers the ground.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Quartz Hill (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.
    • [1913?]
    • View of Central City area, 1899

    • Snow covers Gunnell Hill and the upper end of Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Houses line the dirt road. Several mines stand on the hillside, including the Gunnell, the Grand Army and the Concrete mines. Large rocks are in the right...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Hills--Colorado--Central City--1890-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1890-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1890-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Central City--1890-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Gilpin narrow gauge tramway

    • Tracks of the narrow gauge Gilpin Tramway run from the foreground under a trestle in the background on the north side of Quartz Hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. Three men are on the trestle, possibly from the Columbia Mine near Central City. Snow...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Quartz Hill (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.
    • [1913?]
    • War club

    • Shows a war head (Native American Sioux ) made by White Whirl Wind of Badlands, South Dakota (Pine Ridge Indian Agency). The war club features a stone head, quartz, chert, a wood handle with yellow and black beadwork, horsehair dyed purple and...
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Clubs (Weapons)--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Gauntlet Mine, Quartz Hill, Central City

    • Miners and horses stand on Quartz Hill at the Gauntlet Mine in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a tipple, tailings pile, and a building with letters on roof that read: "Gauntlet H & T."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Gauntlet Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Quartz Hill (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1890-1910.; Tipples--Colorado--Central City--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Pitkin, the valley of Quartz Creek and Alpine Pass

    • View of probably North Quartz Creek in a valley and buildings in Pitkin (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows wooded mountains in the Sawatch Range.
    • North Quartz Creek (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pitkin (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Pitkin--1880-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1892?]
    • Central City

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows Eureka Street and Main Street, the Teller House, St. James Methodist Church, Casto Hill and Quartz Hill. Signs along Main Street read: "Temple of Fashion, Dry Goods [?]," "W. Aitcheson,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Gregory Gulch

    • View of dilapidated head frames, frame buildings and snow on tailings piles in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A historical marker sign reads: "On this ground, later known as Gregory Diggings, John H. Gregory discovered the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gregory Gulch (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Canyons--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • Gilpin Tram at California Mine

    • Miners stand in front of the California Mine (depth of 2,250 ft.) in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado beside the Gilpin Tram's Quartz Hill locomotive. Dressed in a suit is Fred Kruse, the line's general manager.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; California Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.;...
    • [1896]
    • Placing marker at site of Gregory Lode

    • A crowd of men, women, and children gather around a temporary historical marker posted on a dirt road in Blackhawk (Black Hawk) (Gilpin County), Colorado. The sign reads: "The State Historical and Natural History Society of Colorado. On this...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dedications--Colorado--Blackhawk--1920-1930.; Gold mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1920-1930.; Historical markers--Colorado--Blackhawk--1920-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Blackhawk--1920-1930.; Gregory, John H.--Homes &...
    • 1924 August 8
    • 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.
    • Mine accidents--Colorado. ; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado. ; Colorado--Vital records.
    • 1995
    • The Gold Regions of Kansas

    • Miners, pack mules and oxen-driven wagons are on a road between one-story log buildings in Gregory Gulch (Gregory Diggings), in Central City or Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows sparse trees and placer mines on a mountainside, and...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gregory Gulch (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Log buildings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1860-1870.; Mills--Colorado--Gilpin County--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1860-1870.; Settlements--Colorado--Gilpin...
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    • Black Hawk and Central, Colo. Central R.R.

    • View northwest up Gregory Gulch from Swede Hill in Colorado. Shows the towns of Black Hawk, Mountain City, and Central City in the distance; narrow gauge train trestle over Gregory Street, Presbyterian church and schoolhouse on Bate's Hill,...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gregory Gulch (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [188-?]
    • Central City

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows the intersection of Eureka Street and Main Street including The Teller House, St. James Methodist Church, Casto Hill and Quartz Hill. Signs along Main Street read "Temple of Fashion, Dry Goods...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900]

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