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    • Arastra [i.e. Arrastra] Gulch from North Star Road

    • View of Arrastra Basin shows a dirt road with rocky walls, steep cliffs, and mine buildings and roads on a steep mountain slope, San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1878]
    • Arastra [i.e. Arrastra] Gulch from North Star Road

    • View of Arrastra Basin; shows a dirt road on a steep mountain slope and cliffs, San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Dirt roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1878?]
    • Arastra [i.e. Arrastra] Gulch from North Star Road

    • View of the North Star Road near Arastra Gulch (probably Arrastra Basin) in San Juan County, Colorado. Shows steep slopes and mining buildings.
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Silver Lake Mill & Aspen Mine near Silverton, Colo.

    • View of the buildings of the Silver Lake Mill in Arrastra Gulch (San Juan County), Colorado. The mill is on a steep hillside and has dormer windows and multiple windows near ore piles. Shows smokestacks, a tipple, and frame buildings of probably...
    • Arrastra Gulch (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Aspen Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Ore...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Iowa Mill

    • A miner rides in a bucket on the aerial tramway near the Iowa Mill in the Arrastra Basin near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado.
    • Mills--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • View from tram of Shenadoah Dives Co. Mill in distance

    • View of the Shenandoah-Dives mine aerial tramway in Arrastra Basin, San Juan County, Colorado; shows a steel tower and cables, a ranch house, and Boulder Mountain. Structures for milling gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc are in the Animas River...
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1920-1960.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1920-1960.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1960.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1960.
    • [between 1929 and 1953?]
    • Tall tower crossing canyon

    • View, from an ore bucket on the aerial tramway, of a tall tramway support tower and the Shenandoah-Dives Mill near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Arrastra Creek is nearby.
    • Arrastra Creek (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Shenandoah-Dives Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Silverton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.; Mills--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Arrastra at Quartzville

    • View of a frame arrastre (or arrastra), at Quartzville, Gunnison County, Colorado; shows wooden machinery used by miners for grinding ore.
    • Quartzville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Quartzville--1880-1890.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Quartzville--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Quartzville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Arrasta [i.e. arrastra] used at Dumont Colo one of the first methods of crushing gold ore

    • View of a burro tethered to an arrastra (or arrastre), machinery used by miners for grinding ore, at a town park in (probably) Colorado. A carriage and artillery are by municipal buildings in the background.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1920-1930.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Iowa Mill, Silverton, Colo.

    • Shows multi-story, frame Iowa stamp mill buildings, a smokestack, ore piles, and aerial tramway cables and support structures in the Arrastra Basin near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Telegraph poles are on a hillside in the San Juan...
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Iowa Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.; Ore industry--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.
    • [1902]
    • Arastra - Buckskin Creek - above Buckskin Joe

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra) by Buckskin Creek, Park County, Colorado; shows a water-filled, circular hole in rock, used by miners for grinding ore.
    • Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Park County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Park County--1960-1970.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Park County--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1960-1970.; Streams--Colorado--Park...
    • 1960
    • Arastra - Buckskin Creek - above Buckskin Joe

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra) by Buckskin Creek, Park County, Colorado; shows a water-filled, circular hole in rock, used by miners for grinding ore.
    • Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Park County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Park County--1960-1970.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Park County--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1960-1970.; Streams--Colorado--Park...
    • 1960
    • Arastra at Buckskin Joe

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra) by Buckskin Creek, Park County, Colorado; shows a water-filled, circular hole in rock, used by miners for grinding ore.
    • Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Park County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Park County--1900-1920.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Park County--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1900-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Park...
    • [between 1908 and 1920?]
    • Men making bricks

    • Men work a brick fabrication plant in Colorado. They stand with wheelbarrows on and near a wooden ramp near rows of bricks laid out to dry. A horse-driven arrastre (arrastra) is nearby.
    • Brick industry--Colorado--1910-1930.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--1910-1930.; Laborers--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Shenandoah-Dives Mayflower mill and canyon Railroad and Animas Canyon

    • View of the Shenandoah-Dives Mill near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Arrastra Creek and the tracks of the Silverton Northern Railroad Company (SN) are nearby.
    • Silverton Northern Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Shenandoah-Dives Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Silverton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Mills--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.; Railroad...
    • [between 1934 and 1939]
    • Waterfalls at Montgomery

    • View of the arrastre (or arrastra) at Montgomery, Park County, Colorado, a frame wheel-construction used by miners for grinding ore. Water rushes through rocks; trees, slopes, and a flume are in the background.
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Arastra in Buckskin Gulch above Alma

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra) by Buckskin Creek, Park County, Colorado; shows a man kneeling by a water-filled, circular hole, used by miners for grinding ore.
    • Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Park County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Park County--1920-1930.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Park County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1920-1930.; Streams--Colorado--Park...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Arrastra Buckskin Gulch [i. e. Creek]

    • View of an arrastra on Buckskin Creek near Alma (Park County), Colorado.
    • Alma (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grinding--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.
    • [1940]
    • Group portrait

    • Women and a man (probably the Buckwalters) pose by a round concrete fountain or arrastra in (probably) Colorado.
    • Families--Colorado--1920-1930.; Fountains--Colorado--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--1920-1930.; Buckwalter, Harry H.; Buckwalter, Katherine, 1882-1969.; Buckwalter, Margaret.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Teller House garden

    • View of a garden between the Teller House and the Opera House in Central City, Colorado; shows an arrastra, balconies, people, and stairs on the hillside.
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1960.; Gardens--Colorado--Central City--1930-1960.; Stairways--Colorado--Central City--1930-1960.
    • [between 1934 and 1960?]
    • Horse whim Sunshine, Colo.

    • View of the headframe of a mine near Sunshine (Boulder County), Colorado. A horse in an arrastra stands near a small wood building in the distance.
    • Sunshine (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Sunshine--1890-1910.; Horse--Colorado--Sunshine--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Sunshine--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Arrastre

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra), (probably) Colorado. A horse pulls a beam on a millstone used by miners for grinding ore; men in straw hats look on. A truck is parked by frame buildings.
    • Grinding wheels--Colorado--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Arrastre at Buckskin Creek

    • View of an arrastre (or arrastra) used by miners for grinding ore, beside Buckskin Creek, Park County, Colorado; shows a man kneeling by a water-filled, circular hole in rock.
    • Buckskin Creek (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Park County (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Park County--1920-1940.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Park County--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1920-1940.; Streams--Colorado--Park...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Old arastra mill (near Dumont)

    • View of a frame arrastre (or arrastra) mill in Dumont, Gunnison County, Colorado; shows mine machinery, a water trough, and snow covered hills.
    • Dumont (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Dumont--1900-1910.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Dumont--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Dumont--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Shenandoah Dives Mill Silverton San Juan County

    • View, from an ore bucket on the aerial tramway, of the area around the Shenandoah-Dives Mill near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Arrastra Creek and possibly the Mayflower Mill are nearby.
    • Shenandoah-Dives Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Silverton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Arrastre

    • View of a burro tethered to an arrastra (or arrastre), machinery used by miners for grinding ore, in (probably) Colorado. Gazebos, swing sets, a park, cars, and houses are in the background; a newspaper machine reads: "News."
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1920-1930.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Montgomery arrastre

    • View of the frame arrastre (or arrastra) at Montgomery, Park County, Colorado; shows miners and a boy posing by the ore grinding machinery. One man holds a gold pan.
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Boys--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • Ore grinder, Idaho Springs, Colo.

    • View of a circular ore grinder or arrastra made of stone in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • Place names of Colorado : a genealogical & historical guide to Colorado sites

    • The primary objective of this index is to contain a comprehensive listing of place names or sites in Colorado that would direct the researcher to recent and readily available publications. Included in this publication for each site or place name,...
    • Names, Geographical--Colorado.; Colorado--History, Local.
    • 1999

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