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    • Central City, Colorado

    • in the left background. Fourteen men reportedly drowned in the Sleepy Hollow Mine in 1895 when water from an older and deeper mine burst through the wall between the two.; The shafthouse of the Gregory Buell Consolidated Mine and Milling Company...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Crown Point and Virginia Shafthouse

    • The Crown Point and Virginia Mine shafthouse stands in the foreground at the head of Virginia Canyon on the border of Gilpin and Clear Creek counties in Colorado. A ladder leads up to the building at the top of the shafthouse. A wood walkway that...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Colorado and Southern locomotive No. 13 pulls a train up the "Switch Back" above Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado, leaving a trail of black smoke behind it. The Switch Back enabled trains to travel the steep, 1-mile distance between Central...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • London Mine Shaft House 1938

    • The remains of the wood London Mine shafthouse stand in the foreground on a hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A pile of wood boards lies in front of the shafthouse on the rocky hillside. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Railroad in Blackhawk

    • A trestle near the Running Lode Mine shafthouse in Blackhawk, Colorado, enabled trains from the Colorado and Southern Railroad Company to cross the gulch in the foreground. Smoke puffs from the front engine of the train crossing the trestle. A set...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1900?]
    • Kekionga Shaft House/near Magnolia

    • The side of the Kekionga Mine shafthouse stands on a hill in the right midground near the Magnolia mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. A large wood wheel stands on top of a wood platform at the side of the shafthouse. Wood boards form a...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1948?]
    • View of Central City area

    • A large mine shafthouse stands on the hillside in the background of this view, probably in Central City, Colorado. A pile of tailings stands near the shafthouse. A railroad track, possibly for the Gilpin Tramway, winds around the base of the hill....
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • View of the Central City area (Lake #97)

    • Mine shafthouse protrudes into the right background at the top of another hill. Two small buildings stand in the foreground. Telegraph or telephone poles stand between the two buildings.; The St. Aloysius Academy, a Catholic school, stands in the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Virginia Shaft House (Crown Point & Virginia Mines)

    • The Crown Point and Virginia Mine shafthouse stands in the foreground at the head of Virginia Canyon on the border of Gilpin and Clear Creek Counties in Colorado. A set of wood steps leads to the second level of a shorter part of the building,...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Gilpin tramway

    • A young boy wearing knickers and a cap stands next to a bend in the track of the Gilpin Tramway near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. The two-foot, narrow-gauge tramway was used to haul ore from the mines in the Central City area down the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1899 and 1913?]
    • Russell Gulch, Colo.

    • The small mining district of Russell Gulch is about four miles southwest of Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. The area reportedly yielded about $35,000 a week in gold when it was discovered by William Green Russell in 1859. The tailings and...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Wideawake, Colo.

    • A woman drives a horse and buggy along a dirt road into Wideawake, Colorado. A mine shafthouse is in the left midground, and several log structures stand in the background. A second mine shafthouse stands on the hill in the distance. A man stands...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Mines, Boulder Co.

    • The Cook Mine complex in Gilpin County, Colorado, stands in the foreground with several mounds of tailings in front of it. A dirt road winds through the right midground toward another shafthouse in the right background. A portion of Central City...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1899 and 1910?]
    • Caribou, Colo. Ore sorters 1880s

    • A group of ore sorters sits in a circle inside a shafthouse on Caribou Hill near Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Piles of ore stand near the group. One miner stands by himself in the background. Wood rafters support the roof of the shafthouse.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Mountain City, 1899

    • The shafthouse of the Gregory-Buell Consolidated Gold Mining and Milling Company stands in the right foreground of this view of Mountain City, Colorado. Snow covers the ground and roofs of the buildings. A train has crossed over the trestle in the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • 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...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • A mine shafthouse with several levels stands in the right foreground near large piles of mine tailings, probably near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several additional buildings stand in the background at the base of a hillside. Another...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Colorado mountains

    • The tailings from a mine shafthouse spill down a steep ridge of mountains in Colorado, possibly in Clear Creek County. Another building stands above the shafthouse, and a smaller cabin stands in the background. The mountain ridge continues in the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • A large mine shafthouse with several levels stands in the right midground near large piles of tailings, probably near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Additional buildings stand in the background at the base of a hill. Another mine...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • A large mine shafthouse stands in the midground on a hillside between two dirt roads. A few small buildings stand near the shafthouse. A railroad track curves through the left foreground, possibly near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Elkton Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and power house of the Elkton Mine near Elkton (Teller County), Colorado. Probably a Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway (C. S. & C. C.) boxcar is near a set of ore loaders. The side of the shafthouse reads:...
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    • [between 1905 and 1915]
    • Crown Point & Virginia Shaft house

    • An American flag waves from the top of the Crown Point and Virginia shafthouse near Perigo, a small mining district in Gilpin County, Colorado. Additional buildings stand in the right background. Tailings from the mine are in the foreground.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Vivandiere Mine

    • Men pose across a gulch from the head frame and shafthouse of the Vivandiere Mine near Turret (Chaffee County), Colorado. An ore loading chute is at the edge of the gulch. A sign on the shafthouse reads: "Vivandiere Mine".
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Kekionga Shaft House 1948

    • 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...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1948?]
    • Winter scene of American City

    • Panoramic view of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The buildings include the Snug Harbor and Louisiana cabins, the office of the American Mining Company, and the shafthouse of the Mascot Mine.
    •  
    • Winter [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Pozo shafthouse & buildings Nevadaville

    • View of the shafthouse and buildings of the Pozo Mine near Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado. A horizontal locomotive boiler is nearby.
    •  
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Shafthouse construction

    • Miners pose on the partially constructed shafthouse of a mine in Ouray County, Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Shafthouse construction

    • Miners and their children pose with a burro near the partially constructed shafthouse and head frame of a mine in Ouray County, Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Hunting(?)

    • A prospector poses with a burro-drawn sled loaded with supplies on a road in Colorado. Horse-drawn buggies and a mine shafthouse are in the distance.
    • Garrison, Ola Anfenson.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • The Bushwhacker Mine Aspen, Colo.

    • View of the shafthouse and tramway of the Bushwhacker Shaft near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Aspen Contact Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and tramway of the Aspen Contact Tunnel Mine near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Caribou Flats 1945

    • Several cabins stand along a ridge in the background near Caribou Flat in Boulder County, Colorado. A large building, possibly a mine shafthouse or mill, stands among the pine trees in the midground. A ridge of mountains is in the distance.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1945?]
    • Leadville Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and tailings of the Leadville Tunnel Mine near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Smuggler Mine, Aspen, Colo.

    • Miners pose near the shafthouse of the Smuggler Mine near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    •  
    • 1908
    • 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.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Tenth Legion Lode Clear Creek

    • View of the shafthouse, mine buildings and area surrounding the Tenth Legion Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Pay Rock Mine

    • Miners pose near the shafthouse and tailings of the Pay Rock Mine near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Collins, C. H.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of the shafthouse and an electric hoisting motor at the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
    •  
    • February, 1914
    • Stanley Mine Idaho Springs Colo. hoist room

    • A hoisting engineer poses on a platform in the shafthouse of the Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Engines with exhaust pipes are nearby.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of a hoisting engineer who stands at the controls of a hoist and windlass in the shafthouse of the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1911 and 1914]
    • Men at an abandoned mine

    • Men pose by their Jeeps near the shafthouse and aerial tramway of an abandoned mine in San Miguel County, Colorado.
    •  
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Robert Emmet Mine from tramway

    • A smokestack protrudes from the roof of a mine shafthouse into the foreground of this view looking toward the Robert Emmet Mine in possibly Gilpin County, Colorado. Additional mine shafthouses dot the hillside. Piles of tailings stand next to the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Nevadaville, Colo. 1899

    • A large mine shafthouse stands in the left foreground of this view of Nevadaville, Colorado, located in the valley between Quartz and Gunnell Hills in Gilpin County. Snow covers parts of the ground and the ridges of hills in the distance.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]

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