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    • Cripple Creek strike

    • Uniformed militia in Camp Goldfield, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado, headquarters of the Colorado National Guard during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Shows: horses, tents, mining structures, buildings and flume.
    • Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Miners'...
    • 1903 September 5
    • Group under snow arch

    • Men, women and children, probably railroad passengers, pose under an arch of packed snow near the Great Northern Railway route in King County or Chelan County, Washington. A narrow creek flows into a wooden chute or flume. The men wear suits and...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Snow--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Women--Washington (State)--1910-1920.
    • 1917 July 29
    • Standard Chemical, Montrose

    • View of the Joe Junior Mill and ore processing buildings (Standard Chemical Company) in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado; mill buildings and canvas tents are by a pipe flume.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mills--Colorado--Montrose--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Montrose--1920-1930.
    • 1921, January
    • The Real Pioneers of Colorado

    • Transcript of a document originally written by Maria Davies McGrath in 1934. This document contains transcripts of all three volumes, arranged alphabetically by pioneers last name. Within each entry is a brief biography of the individual (s) who...
    • Pioneers--Colorado.; Colorado--Biography.
    • 1934
    • Fairplay, Colorado

    • View of commercial buildings along a street in the town of Fairplay, Colorado, in Park County. Architectural elements of the building include: a fire escape, cornices, masonry construction, and arched windows. Signs: "Park County," "Fairplay Flume."
    • Fairplay (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Business districts--Colorado--Fairplay--1970-1980.
    • 1970
    • View of the works of the Windham Silver Mining and Smelting Company, at Windham, Ouray County,...

    • At Windham Silver Mining and Smelting operations, in Windham, Ouray County, Colorado, bull and mule teams are by the processing plant; water spills from a flume.
    • Windham Silver Mining and Smelting Company (Windham, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Windham (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Animal teams--Colorado--Windham--1870-1880.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Windham--1870-1880.; Flumes--Colorado--Windham--1870-1880.; Ore...
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • The Junction

    • A rock formation is at the confluence of North Clear Creek and Clear Creek in Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows loose rock in the creek, and possibly timber debris from a flume.
    • Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; North Clear Creek (Gilpin County-Jefferson County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • [between 1871 and 1878]
    • Saints John, Colorado

    • Saints John, Summit County, Colorado, consists of frame sheds, mining facilities, and a flume. Originally called Coleyville, this settlement became a company town of the Boston Mining Company. It was unusual for having a library but no saloons.
    • Boston Mining Company--1880-1890.; Saints John (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--Saints John--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Saints John--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Box Canon, Ouray

    • View of the narrow rock walls of Box Canyon near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows a wooden catwalk and reinforced wood supports around a water pipe of the Ouray Electric Power & Light Company. A wooden ladder scales a cliff near a waterfall on...
    • Ouray Electric Power & Light Company--Facilities--1880-1900.; Box Canyon (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyon Creek (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Above dam, entrance to flume

    • View of the South Fork of Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows a diversion dam for hydraulic gold placer mines, and the opening into a flume.
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Dams--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.; Flumes--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • U.S. Gold Placers, No. 7, flume passing over a rocky gorge

    • Men pose in a U.S. Gold Placers Company flume supported by a timber trestle, probably near the San Miguel River (Montrose County or San Miguel County), Colorado. Steep rock walls of a gorge are above and below the wooden flume.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1880-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1889?]
    • Kern River powerhouse [sic]

    • A view of a flume and a penstock on a canyon wall beside the Kern River in California. A large volume of water empties into the river from the flume.
    • Kern River (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Flumes--California--1890-1910.; Pipes (Conduits)--California--1890-1910.; Rivers--California--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • No Name Creek - head of flume

    • View of No Name Creek in Garfield County, Colorado; a man and horse-drawn buggy are on a bridge by a small wooden shack and a flume. A man sits on a high rock formation beside the creek. A large boulder sits beside the dirt road.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; No Name Creek (Garfield County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Garfield County--1890-1910.; Flumes--Colorado--Garfield County--1890-1910.; Streams--Colorado--Garfield County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Flume construction

    • View of a flume under construction probably near Georgetown in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows a wooden structure constructed in a trench with an open top built to supply water to an ore mill. A shovel and a pick are near the flume.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Flumes.; Mining.; Ore industry.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 43, 1909 December 11

    • 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.
    • 1909 December 11
    • Placer Mining on San Miguel River, Colo., U.S. Gold Placers, No. 26

    • Men stand beside hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances, or use shovels inside a wash, at a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation on the San Miguel River in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a water conduit and a wooden framed...
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--San Miguel County--1910-1920.;...
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    • U.S. Gold Placers no. 6, San Miguel River, building flume

    • Men pose beside a partially constructed wooden flume used in hydraulic mining by the United States Gold Placers company near the San Miguel River in Montrose or San Miguel County, Colorado. Stacks of lumber are near the flume.
    • United States Gold Placers, Ltd.--1880-1890.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Construction workers.; Construction.; Flumes.; Hydraulic mining.; Rivers.
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    • Grand Canyon of Clear Creek

    • View of 'Tough Cuss Pass" in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado; shows Colorado Central Railroad Company tracks, rock track base, a pipe, Clear Creek and a flume.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1890-1910.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1910.;...
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    • Hand gate of placer works Dallas, Colo.

    • View of a Wooden pressure box and hand gate on a flume on a hillside near Dallas in Ouray County, Colorado. Wooden timbers form a square water trough used to transport water for hydraulic mining. The hand gate is used to release water from the...
    • Dallas (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Flumes.; Gold mining.; Hydraulic mining.; Rivers.
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    • Clear Creek Canon - Colorado Central Railroad

    • View of 'Tough Cuss Pass" in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado; shows Colorado Central Railroad Company tracks, rock track base, a pipe, Clear Creek and a flume.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1890.;...
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