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    • Aspen, Colo. Fire Dept.

    • The firemen of the Aspen, Colorado, Fire Department sit in a sledge drawn by two horses. Men are in uniform including long coats and hats. Two men sit on the front of the sledge; one holds a horse whip. A small boy stands in the sledge with his...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.
    • [1886?]
    • Men with sledgehammers

    • Young men, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose near a circus tent in Long Beach (Los Angeles County), California. Three of the men hold sledge hammers. A man in the group ties the end of a rope while other work...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Long Beach (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--California--Long Beach--1910-1920.; Employees--California--Long Beach--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Miner's drilling contest in Leadville

    • View of a mine worker's competition at Fifth and Harrison Streets, Leadville, Colorado; shows miners on a platform with sledge hammers and tools. The man who holds the sledge hammer is possibly Fred C. Dopp. Men, women, and children crowd the area;...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Contests--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1901 and 1910?]
    • Pittsburg Mine, Central City

    • A group of fourteen miners in work clothes, including overalls, pose near the Pittsburg Mine in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a dog (with a miner's cap on its head). One miner holds a wrench, another holds a sledge hammer and a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pittsburg Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Bonanza

    • Men and women pose on a dirt street in Bonanza (Saguache County), Colorado. Frame buildings have false fronts and signs that read: "F.F. Roby Assayer" and "Second Hand Goods." Miners hold pick axes, shovels, sledge hammers and pose near a pile of...
    • Bonanza (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Assayers--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; False fronts--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; People--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Miners

    • Shows miners, probably in Colorado, they hold a drop-forged wrench and electric drills. Shows sledge hammers, a pickax, and buckets .
    • Drills (Equipment)--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1910.; Wrenches--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Pipe intersection

    • View of a steel pipe as its moved on a horse-drawn sledge on probably 17th (Seventeenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Streetcars are nearby. A sign on the pipe reads: "Citizens Water Co. From Wynetka Queen City Foundry."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Penstocks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Ore transportation - Eagle District

    • Men load a sledge or skid with canvas bags of ore in Eagle County, Colorado; horses wait in harness.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Laborers--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Rock drilling contest on streets of Silverton, Labor Day

    • Fred C. Dopp, atop a wood platform, swings a sledge hammer in a hard rock drilling contest in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. A second man kneels and holds a spike on the block of rock that protrudes through the platform. Men, women, and...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Contests--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Dopp, Fred C.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Ore transportation - Eagle district

    • A man drives a horse-drawn sledge or skid loaded with canvas bags of ore in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Ore transportation - Eagle District

    • A man drives a horse pulled sledge or skid with bags of ore in Eagle County, Colorado; canvas bags of ore are by the dirt road.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Townsend Lead Zinc Company potential water power, Schafer Creek hauling timbers Tunnel #1

    • Men and women pose on a wagon or sledge near a team of horses and mine buildings at the Townsend Lead Zinc Company's Tunnel Number One on Schafer Gulch in Hinsdale County, Colorado. Light snow covers the ground.
    • Townsend Lead Zinc Company--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1880-1900.; Hinsdale County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1880-1900.; Women--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Cabin of S. J. Roberts, Cripple-Creek, Colo.

    • Three men pose by a log cabin belonging to S. J. Roberts, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one man with pants tucked into knee-high boots stands near miner's pick, broom, and sledge hammer (possibly S. J. Roberts); men sit holding a flute or fife and a...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Roberts, S. J.
    • 1893
    • Denver Zoo habitat fabrication

    • Workmen move a portion of the bear habitat for the Denver Zoo on Dinosaur Mountain near Morrison (Jefferson County), Colorado. The concrete, hemp, and clay casting is attached to a sledge.
    • Morrison (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Morrison--1910-1920.; Moving of structures--Colorado--Morrison--1910-1920.
    • [1918]
    • The Golden Eagle Mine

    • Men and a woman pose at the entrance to the Golden Eagle Mine possibly near Palmer Lake in Colorado. A stuffed golden eagle is mounted on a piece of wood above the mine opening. The woman wears a long dress with a velvet panel, a jacket, a flat...
    • Eagles--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.; Taxidermy--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1892 and 1901?]
    • Cliff modeling hauling the completed cast down hill

    • Workmen use a mule-drawn sledge to pull a portion of the bear habitat for the Denver Zoo down Dinosaur Mountain near Morrison (Jefferson County), Colorado. Trees and scrub bushes are on the rocky slope nearby.
    • Morrison (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Animal housing--Colorado--Morrison--1910-1920.; Moving of structures--Colorado--Morrison--1910-1920.; Mules--Colorado--Morrison--1910-1920.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--Morrison--1910-1920.
    • 1918 June
    • Carlton Tunnel - blacksmith shop

    • Interior view of the machine shop connected with the Carlton Tunnel (Teller County), Colorado; men pose by lathes, sledge hammers, an anvil, presses, and kegs.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Machine shops--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Drill sharpening at Camp Bird

    • Miners work with a sledge hammer and anvil in a shop at Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County) Colorado; interior walls are hung with hoses and tools.
    • Camp Bird (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Metalworking--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Camp...
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Cell house #3 being razed after 1929 riot

    • Black and white convicts work atop ruins of a brick cell block destroyed during the 1929 uprising at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. They hold iron bars and sledge hammers. On the wall below them, porcelain toilet bowls remain...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prison riots--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1932
    • Miner's drilling contest in Leadville

    • View of a mine worker's competition at Fifth and Harrison Streets, Leadville, Colorado; shows miners and judges on a platform with sledge hammers and tools. Probably Fred C. Dopp, kneels and holds the spike. Men, women, and children crowd the area;...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Contests--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.; Dopp,...
    • [between 1901 and 1910?]
    • Miner's drilling contest in Leadville

    • View of a mine worker's competition at Fifth and Harrison Streets, Leadville, Colorado; shows miners on a platform with sledge hammers, a scale, and tools. Men, women, and children crowd the area; the American National Bank is in the background,...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Contests--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1891 and 1900?]
    • Gold Belt Tunnel Silver Plume Colo.

    • Miners pose with sledge hammers by a miner ore car near the entrance to the Gold Belt Mine near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Gold Belt Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1890-1910.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • I helped to build Pikes Peak rail co.

    • A burro stands on the railroad bed of the Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway Company, on Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. He carries a sign on his back that reads: "I helped to Build Pikes Peak Rail Co., " as well as a dynamite box, a metal can,...
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys.; Pack animals.; Railroad construction & maintenance.
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    • Nebraska World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards Index, 1917-1918 M-Z

    • The Nebraska registration cards are on 50 rolls of microfilm, Nebraska State Historical Society library microfilm catalog number RG0544.PR. They are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are listed usually...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Nebraska.; Nebraska--Genealogy--Sources.; Nebraska--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • Walden, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of Walden (Jackson County, Colorado), Colorado. Shows houses, commercial buildings, fences, a sledge, an automobile, barns and sheds. Signs read: "J.M. Smith" and "Feed Sale Stable."
    • Walden (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Walden--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1920?]
    • Miners

    • Miners stand or rest on the ground above timberline in probably the San Juan Mountains in Colorado. One of the men has a sledge hammer. A stone building and a tailings pile are in the distance. Shows an open valley and mountains.
    • San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Working on the breast of a tunnel

    • Underground mine shaft or tunnel somewhere in Colorado; miner at end of tunnel with sledge mallet or hammer driving a spike in rock wall; shovel and other long spikes stored at side, candle stuck in wall.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1922]
    • 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
    • Capitol Hill Newsletter: Volume 1 Number 1

    • Monthly newsletter pertaining to the neighborhood events of the Capitol Hill Neighborhood.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver--Newspapers.
    • 1978 May 5
    • Building rock wall

    • Two men work on a rock wall adjacent to the tracks of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad in Glenwood Canyon (Garfield County), Colorado. Sledge hammers, shovels, and railroad ties are among the tools.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Pandora Mine

    • Interior view of Pandora Mine (San Miguel County) Colorado; shows a miner with a pneumatic drill and a sledge hammer.
    • Pandora Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--San Miguel County--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--San Miguel County--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Pennsylvania Mining Accidents 1869 - 1916

    • History of mines and mining in Pennsylvania, and an alphabetical index by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents in Pennsylvania for the years 1869, 1871, 1872, 1874 (partial), 1875, 1877, 1879, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1887, 1888,...
    • Mine accidents--Pennsylvania--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Railway employee records for Colorado : Volume III

    • Index of Colorado Railway Employee records for the: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad, Colorado & Southern Railway in Denver, Leadville & Gunnison Railway, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad , Union Pacific Railway. Information includes name...
    • Railroads--Colorado--Employees--Names.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--Employees.; Colorado and Southern Railway--Employees.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Employees.; Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway...
    • 2005

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