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    • Exhibition at Central City, Colo. double-hand hard rock drilling

    • Miners in Central City, Colorado, are: "A. Frank Eccker" (swinging sledgehammer) and "E. J. Eccker" (turning drill). Men and boys watch the demonstration of mining techniques; brick buildings and timber retaining walls are in the background.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Contests--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Eccker, A. Frank.; Eccker, E. J.
    • July 6, 1946
    • Underground sampling - Pony Express mine, Uncompahgre Nat'l. Forest

    • View of three miners working in the Pony Express mine, Ouray County (Uncompahgre National Forest), Colorado. Two of the men use a spike and sledgehammer to drive a blasting hole as another looks on from a ladder.
    • Blasting--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pony Express Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Red Cliff, Summit Co. Col.

    • A group of men, probably miners, stand on a timber sidewalk and pose beside a false front commercial building in Red Cliff, Eagle County (formerly Summit County), Colorado. Signs on the building read: "M. Edwards, Drugs and General Merchandise,...
    • Red Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; False fronts.; General stores.; Miners.; Signs (Notices); Stagecoaches.; Wooden sidewalks.
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    • Miners

    • Miners pose with a sledgehammer and miner's candles in a mine tunnel in Summit County Colorado.
    • Summit County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Summit County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Miner's contest

    • Spectators watch a contest for miners, probably in rural Colorado. One man wields a sledgehammer, others stand or squat near stones. The men wear suits and the women wear dresses and hats. A rope separates the spectators from the participants....
    • Contests--Colorado--1870-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1870-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Clear Creek County miners

    • Miners pose beside open wooden doors at the entrance to a mine in probably Clear Creek County, Colorado. The men stand with tools that include a sledgehammer, shovel and pick near a mine ore car at the entrance to a mine in Clear Creek County,...
    • Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.
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    • Breast Raven tunnel

    • View of six miners in the Breast Raven tunnel, Teller County, Colorado, holding a drill, sledgehammer, pickaxe, and wrench.
    • Breast Raven Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Statuary, Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of ice sculptures on display at the Ice Palace built for the Winter Crystal Carnival in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows a boy with his dog, and a railroad worker with a sledgehammer ready to drive a spike held by a man. Wooden chairs...
    • Winter Crystal Carnival (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ice Sculpture.; Winter carnivals.
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    • Capt No. 5, No. 2 shaft, 400 level, Potland mine

    • View of miners working the four-hundred level, number two shaft, Potland (possibly Portland) mine, Colorado. The men use a pneumatic drill, shovels, a sledgehammer, and axe, and work by candlelight.
    • Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Westland Rebirth unidentified woman with sledge hammer

    • Photograph of an unidentified woman using a sledgehammer as part of the demolition of Westland Shopping Center Rebirth project in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Shopping centers--Colorado--Lakewood--1990-2000.; Lakewood (Colo.)
    • 1993
    • Red Cliff, Summit Co. Col.

    • Men in a group stand on a timber sidewalk and pose beside a false front commercial building that reads: "M. Edwards, Drugs and General Merchandise, Post Office, Battle Mountain Stage Office" in Red Cliff, Eagle County (formerly Summit County),...
    • Red Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.; False fronts--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.; Men--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.; Wooden sidewalks--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • Fred Dopp - once held world champion rock drilling title

    • View of a miner's competition an unknown mining town in Colorado; Fred Dopp swings a sledgehammer while well-dressed men (including John Brown), women, and children look on. Mrs. Dunbar and Felix ride a wagon.
    • Children--Colorado--1900-1910.; Contests--Colorado--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--1900-1910.; Dopp, Fred C.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Dump of the Gold King Mine, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Men stand or sit and pose beside the Gold King Mine in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Men have moustaches and beards and wear hats, vests and jackets. A man with a pipe reclines in a wheelbarrow. A man holds a wheelbarrow and poses beside...
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1891 and 1900?]
    • Miners at work

    • View of three miners working at the end of a tunnel using a spike, sledgehammer, and pickaxe. Their work area is lighted by candles and an ore cart track leads away from the worksite.
    • Mine shafts--1880-1910.; Interiors--1880-1910.; Miners--1880-1910.; Mining equipment--1880-1910.; Mining--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • A Pike's Peak prospector

    • A prospector with a sledgehammer stands outside his chink and log cabin in Teller County, Colorado; shows a cast-iron stove outside the door of the cabin, a jug, broom, lunch pail, pans, cans, and a dog and her puppies under a table.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.; Stoves--Colorado--Teller County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Mine interior, San Miguel County, Colorado

    • View of two miners using a sledgehammer and spike to drive a blasting hole into the roof of a narrow tunnel in an unidentified mine, San Miguel County, Colorado.
    • Blasting--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Holy Cross City old miner's cabin of 1880's

    • Remains of this dwelling in Holy Cross City, Eagle County, Colorado, consist of rough rock foundation walls, roof planks, and beams. A man in high boots holds a shovel and a sledgehammer; rock and tundra are in the background.
    • Holy Cross City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Holy Cross City--1920-1930.
    • 1922
    • 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?]
    • Scene at the completion of the U.P.R.R. mural painting, Union Station, Salt Lake City, Utah

    • Close-up view of a painted mural in the Union Station interior in Salt Lake City (Salt Lake County), Utah. The mural depicts a Union Pacific locomotive, a man with a sledgehammer, Native Americans, dignitaries, a photographer, a United States flag,...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Commemoration--1940-1950.; Salt Lake City (Utah)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Utah--Salt Lake City--1940-1950.; Murals--Utah--Salt Lake City--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Utah--Salt Lake City--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 10, 1911 March 4

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19110304

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