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    • Nederland, Colo. 1916

    • Nederland, a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado, experienced a tungsten boom in 1916 when demand for steel-strengthening elements was high because of World War I. The large Hetzer Hotel stands in the left midground on a wide, dirt road. A...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1916?]
    • The Wolf Tongue Mining Co

    • View of a tungsten mine processing facility in Boulder County, Colorado; shows ore reduction sheds, a settling pond, a car, houses, and a sign: "The Wolf Tongue Mining Co." Mountain peaks are in the distance.
    • Price, Charles S.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Nederland Lakewood (Primus) Mill 1916

    • The Lakewood Mill was the largest tungsten concentrator in the world when it was built near North Boulder Creek in Boulder County, Colorado, in 1908 by the Primos Company of Primos, Pennsylvania. The mill was managed by Chauncy F. Lake, who...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1916?]
    • Wolf Tongue Mine, Nederland

    • View of a frame Wolf Tongue Mine building and probably a head frame in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. A pickup truck is on a dirt road near the building. Tailings piles for the tungsten mine are nearby.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Wolf Tongue Mine, Nederland

    • A miner stands next to a box of explosives in a tunnel at the Wolf Tongue Mine, a tungsten mine, in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. The man wears a hard hat with a head lamp, holds a stick of dynamite and stands beside a wooden box that...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Hoist and operator, Nederland

    • A man holds a lever and sits at a mine hoist in a wooden building at the Wolf Tongue tungsten mine in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows machinery and cable wrapped on a spool. A calendar on the wall reads "December 1941" and a poster...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • 1941
    • Nederland, Colo. Tungsten new camp

    • Men pose by frame commercial buildings, Nederland, Boulder County, Colorado, (also called Tungsten Town or Camp;) signs read: "Hay, Grain & Coal Heavy Teaming & Express M. M. Burgess," and "Livery Feed Sale Stable & Garage J. Lilly & Son Prop."...
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    • 1916
    • 1936, cont'd.

    • Text and annotations on album page read: [ARL-136] "Don't look so forlorn; there'll be another year. Woody must be going to Denver, she's all 'dressed' up, [ARL-137] First Week, 'Andy Family' 1936, [ARL-138] Take the picture quick; the train's...
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    • 1936
    • Sprague - Osborn Mill

    • View of a (silver or tungsten?) mine processing facility in Boulder County, Colorado; shows ore reduction sheds and a water tower.
    • Price, Charles S.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Nederland looking NW

    • Nederland, a silver and tungsten mining area, Boulder County, Colorado, consists of dwellings and mining facilities.
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    • 1899
    • Nederland

    • View of Main Street in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado; shows false front businesses, pedestrians, and cars.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1916?]
    • 4 hoists on the hill, Primos, Lakewood

    • View of tailings piles, water tanks, piping, hoists, and trams at the Primos tungsten mine, Lakewood (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Price, Charles S.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Kermack cabin, Magnolia, Colorado

    • A woman sits in a folding wood and canvas chair with a child and a dog, on the porch of the Kermack cabin, Magnolia, Boulder County, Colorado. The L-shape wood frame cabin has intersecting gables, two screen doors, corrugated metal roof and...
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    • [between 1906 and 1911]
    • Nederland, Colorado

    • View of Nederland, incorporated in 1874, (also known as Middle- Boulder) Boulder County, Colorado, includes frame houses, many under construction, a silver or tungsten mill with smokestacks and mountains in the background.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • A trip to the old tungsten mine

    • View of the headframe of a tungsten mine and large metal tanks. African American female campers and counselors from Camp Nizhoni stand by the mine, probably in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows ore car tracks.
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    • 1936
    • Wolf Tongue

    • A team of workers set charges at the Wolf Tongue tungsten mine in Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. One man places explosives in bored holes and the other holds a tamping stick. Both men wear work overalls, jackets, hard hats, and carbide lamps.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Wolf Tongue

    • A miner positions a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper on the ceiling of a mine shaft at the Wolf Tongue tungsten mine near Nederland (Boulder County), Colorado. He wears overalls, a jacket, and hard hat.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • A trip to the old mine

    • A group of African American teenagers at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose atop a tailings pile near either a silver, gold or tungsten mine. They wear dresses, pants, overalls, stockings, hats. Two have on sombreros, one...
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    • 1928
    • 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.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 1995

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