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    • Smuggler mine shaft houses

    • A view of the shaft houses of the Smuggler Mine in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. Shows wood buildings, tracks and utility poles.
    • Smuggler Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Smuggler Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.; Silver mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Saratoga Mine shaft houses

    • View of three shafthouses and tailing piles of the Saratoga Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Saratoga Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Coeur d' Alene Mine Shaft House, Central City, Colo.

    • View of the Coeur d' Alene Mine Shaft House located at 101 Academy Street, Central City, Colo. The mine operated from 1885 producing gold, silver, lead copper, and zinc until production stopped in 1940. The red painted metal and wood shaft house...
    • Coeur d' Alene Mine Shaft House (Central City, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Gold mines and mining--Colorado--Central City--2000-2010.; Central City (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Coeur d' Alene Mine Shaft House (Central City,Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Gold mines and...
    • 2002
    • Bottom of Louisa Shaft, Cripple Creek

    • View of the bottom of the Louisa Shaft Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. A mallet, sledgehammer, and pick ax are at the bottom of the shaft.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Kekionga Shaft House

    • The large shafthouse of the Kekionga Mine stands in the foreground west of the Magnolia mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. A wood wheel, possibly a hoist, is at the top of a square platform near the shafthouse. The platform is supported...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Magnolia--1930-1950.; Mine shafts--Colorado--Magnolia--1930-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Magnolia (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Hoisting machinery--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Magnolia--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Con. Virginia and California joint shaft, Bonanza mine

    • View shows mining buildings at the Combined Consolidated Virginia and Consolidated California shaft owned by the Bonanza firm, Virginia City, Nevada. A sign on the mill building reads: "C & C shaft."
    • Mine buildings--Nevada--1870-1880.; Nevada--1870-1880.; Mining--Nevada--1870-1880.
    • 1875
    • Crown Point & Virginia Shaft house

    • A woman stands next to a horse and buggy in the right midground across from the Crown Point and Virginia Mine shafthouse above Virginia Canyon in Colorado. A ridge of mountains, including Squaw Mountain in Clear Creek County, is in the background....
    • Virginia Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • El Paso Mine, Nichols Shaft

    • View of the El Paso Mine and the headframe for the Nichols Shaft located near Cripple Creek (Teller, County), Colorado. Lettering on the headframe reads: "Mine Trip Here Today." A tin roof with white lettering reads: "Take the Famous Gold Mine Trip...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1930-1940.; El Paso Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Headframes (Mining); Mine buildings.; Mining.
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    • Sinking shaft with windlass

    • Well-dressed men stand on a wooden platform and operate a windlass to a mine shaft in Colorado. The shafthouse, a tailings dump, and a railroad to another mine are in the distance.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Headframe and shaft house at Boncarbo mine

    • A man identified as George Hughes poses near a headframe and shaft house at the Boncarbo mine in Sarcillo Canyon (Las Animas County), Colorado. The shaft house is constructed from corrugated tin. The headframe is made of iron beams. Hughes wears a...
    • Boncarbo Mine (Las Animas County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Sarcillo Canyon (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Headframe and shaft house at Boncarbo mine

    • View of a head frame and shaft house at Boncarbo mine in Sarcillo Canyon (Las Animas County), Colorado. The shaft house is constructed from corrugated tin. The headframe is made from iron beams.
    • Boncarbo Mine (Las Animas County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Sarcillo Canyon (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Ready to go down a shaft

    • Two miners prepare to be lowered down a mine shaft in an ore bucket that hangs from a cable over the opening to the shaft. The men wear long rubber coats, hats and boots.
    • Mine shafts--1880-1890.; Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Victor Colo. from Independence shaft house

    • Bird's eye view of Victor, Colorado, taken from Independence Shaft house on Battle Mountain, Cripple Creek district; shows Strong Mine shaft house, mine rails & buildings, commercial buildings and residences, some false-fronts, canvas tents on...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1894?]
    • Lamartine Mine

    • Miners pose near the buildings and shaft house of the Lamartine Shaft Group Mine near Lamartine, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Lamartine--1900-1910.; Lamartine (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Lamartine Shaft Group Mine (Clear Cleek County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Lamartine--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Lamartine--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Buell Mine Central City, Colorado

    • Miners and men who include R. L. Martin and Michael Francis Keleher (with jug) pose in the shaft house of the Buell Mine near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1870-1900.; Buell Shaft Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1870-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1870-1900.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1900]
    • Mining in Central City

    • A group of men pose in the interior of a shaft house at a mine in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Three men stand with their hands on a chain and their feet on a large bucket that lowers into the shaft.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1901?]
    • Custer City

    • View of Custer City, Custer County, Colorado, includes men working around the mining shaft. "Custer Mining and Reality Company First Colorado Shaft" is displayed on wood frame building.
    • Custer City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Custer City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1902 and 1903]
    • Dew Drop Mine, Frances, Colo.

    • View of the Dew Drop Mine near Ward in Frances (Camp Francis, Dew Drop, Boulder County), Colorado. Shows the shaft house, tipples, tailings, a log retaining wall, a pile of lumber, and a privy. A man poses near the shaft house.
    • Dew Drop Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Frances (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings.; Mining.; Tailings embankments.; Tipples.
    • 1895 Feb. 28th
    • Ouray County, Camp Bird Mine

    • View of Camp Bird mine and mill buildings in the San Juan Mountains, near Camp Bird (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows a shaft house and a mill with an elevator roof. Wood houses and log cabins are near a stream, probably Sneffels Creek. Larger houses...
    • Camp Bird (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Camp Bird--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Camp Bird--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Camp Bird--1900-1910.; Ore industry--Colorado--Camp...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Silver Mountain mine

    • View looking down on the Silver Mountain mine, Boulder County, Colorado, shows wooden buildings, tailings piles, and a road.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1930-1940.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1930-1940.
    • 1934?
    • Central City. Saratoga Mine (C-46)

    • A group of miners stands in a cage inside a mine, possibly the Saratoga Mine in Russell Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. Cages such as this replaced bucket hoists by the 1880s in many mines, and...
    • Mine hoisting--Colorado--Colorado--Central City--1880- 1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Battle Mountain - Empire Zinc Co.

    • View of the Wilkesberry Shaft House, machine shop, and store room of the Empire Zinc Company on Battle Mountain, Gilman, Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Empire Zinc Mining Company (Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Gilman (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Dyersville, Colorado

    • View of the ruins of the mill in the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County. Piles of boards and debris litter the foreground. Evergreen forest in background.
    • Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • September, 1961
    • Blackhawk, Colorado 1860-1869

    • and built in 1863. The Blackhawk schoolhouse was built in the lot next to the church in 1870. Mine shafthouses line the hill in the background and above the church.; The Commission House, a wholesale and retail grocery store, stands adjacent to a...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Bakeries--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1920.; Butcher shops--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1920.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Central City 1895

    • Ex-sheriff Oscar Williams poses in Gilpin County, Colorado, by the Coredon shaft, tailings, and sheds.
    • Sheriffs--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Williams, Oscar.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • The Gold Fleece mine

    • View of the front of the shaft house of the Golden Fleece mine, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1910.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Golden Fleece Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • View of Leadville from Capitol Hill

    • Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, shows a "View of Leadville from Capitol Hill," and close-ups including: "Clarendon Hotel, Streeter & Chapin, Proprietors, A. R. Meyer & Co's Sampling Works, W. S. Haswell, Druggist, Lake County Sampling Works,...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Anaconda Mine Turret Colo.

    • Miners pose near the head frame and shaft house of the Anaconda Mine near Turret (Chaffee County), Colorado. A sign on the shaft house reads: "Anaconda". Miners' cabins are nearby.
    • Anaconda Mine (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Turret (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Turret--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Turret--1890-1910.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Gold mining, Colorado, Buena Vista

    • Close up view of a mine shaft near Buena Vista (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a winch or windlass, a wheelbarrow, pickaxes and a shovel near a mine shaft in the ground. Buckets and ropes are beside trees.
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Examening [sic] the ore vein

    • Underground in a mine, somewhere in Colorado; two men examining vein at end of tunnel or shaft, support timbers in shaft and extra ones on floor; miners with felt hats, suit jackets and pants tucked in laced up boots holding candles for...
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Revenue Mill, Sneffles [sic]

    • View of the Revenue Mine and Mill complex near Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. The wood frame shaft house has dormers and the boarding house has sash windows. A gable shed is in front of the shaft house. Trees and stumps dot the San Juan...
    • Revenue Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Jan
    • Train of coal cars in Chase Gulch

    • A view of a Gilpin Tramway coal train in Chase Gulch (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a locomotive with ore cars in tow. Mine buildings and a shaft house are shown on the steep hillside.
    • Chase Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The ore tunnel at Henderson extends 9.6 miles under the Continental Divide

    • Miners stand near the headframe of a ventilation shaft of the Henderson Tunnel 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.; Miners--Colorado--Grand County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1974 and 1976]
    • Party of Finland miners with wives & children

    • Finnish miners and their wives and children sit on a tipple of the head frame of the Log Cabin shaft of the Morning Glory silver and lead mine in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado, owned by H.S. Dickerman.
    • Morning Glory Consolidated Mining Company (Lake County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Finns--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Leadville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.;...
    • 1904
    • Yankee Girl Mine

    • Miners pose near buildings and mine railroad tracks at the Yankee Girl Mine in Guston (Ouray County), Colorado. Most of the men wear hats and sack jackets. Shows probably a mill with two smokestacks surrounded by a log retaining wall, headframe,...
    • Guston (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Guston--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Central City corner

    • Reproduction of a Rebecca Enos oil painting; shows St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Comstock mine shaft house in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Smuggler Shaft House Aspen

    • A view of the shaft house of the Smuggler mine in Aspen, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Smuggler Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • 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...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Colorado.; Colorado--Genealogy--Sources.; Denver (Colo.)--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • Alta shaft

    • View shows the shafthouse, topped by an American flag, and outlying buildings at the Alta shaft, Nevada.
    • Mine buildings--Nevada--1880-1910.; Alta Shaft (Storey County, Nev.)--1880-1910.; Nevada--1880-1910.; Mining--Nevada--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Shaft house and loading chute of Caribou mine

    • The shaft house and loading chute at the Caribou mine stand on a large pile of mine tailings, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Mine shafts--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Caribou Shaft (Boulder County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Shaft hoist - stage

    • Miners stand behind a shaft hoist in a mine tunnel of the Consolidated Stanley Mining Company in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Consolidated Stanley Mining Company (Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1910.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Clear...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Carbonate shaft house (12 miles north of Glenwood Springs)

    • View of the remains of a collapsed shaft house in Carbonate (Garfield County), Colorado. The opening of the mine shaft is reinforced with wood. Wooden beams and logs are all that are left of the building. A meadow and pine trees are in the distance.
    • Carbonate (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned mines.; MIning.; Ruins.
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    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 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]
    • Sinking shaft with windlass

    • Miners use a windlass to dig a mine shaft in Colorado. The shafthouse, a tailings dump, and mine railroad of another mine are in the distance.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • London Mine Shaft House 1938

    • The wood shafthouse of the London Mine stands on a hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A large shrub stands in the foreground in front of piles of tailings.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.; Tailings (Metallurgy)--1930-1940.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Shrubs--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.
    • [1938?]
    • Nugget from Smuggler Broken up in 3 pieces to get it out of shaft

    • A miner, his son, and dog pose on a horse drawn wagon near the office of the Mollie Gibson Shaft in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. The wagon is loaded with three pieces of a nugget from the Smuggler Mine near Aspen.
    • Smuggler Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--Products--1880-1890.; Silver ores--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.; Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Boys--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.; Dogs--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Miners in a shaft house

    • Miners pose in a shaft house near side and center crank engines. Other machinery includes flywheels, gauges, and valves.
    • Mine buildings--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--1880-1910.; Interiors--1880-1910.; Miners--1880-1910.; Mining--1880-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]

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