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    • 1929 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.5

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1929
    • A bit of mountain trail, near Aspen, Colo.

    • View of a stream in Pitkin County, Colorado; shows dirt road and flumes used in hydraulic gold placer mining.
    • Pitkin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Flumes--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • A perilous trip, shooting a flume in the Sierra Nevada

    • Two men in small boat slide down a narrow, wooden flume filled with water in the Sierra Nevada Range in Nevada or California. Shows the flume on a tree-covered mountain, rock formations and summits in the distance.
    • Aquatic sports--1870-1880.; Boats--1870-1880.; Flumes--1870-1880.
    • 1877 June 2
    • 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?]
    • Along State Highway

    • View of State Highway 19 near Flora Vista, New Mexico. Two automobiles drive on the road beside an irrigation canal.
    • Flora Vista (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Canals--New Mexico--Flora Vista--1900-1920.; Irrigation--New Mexico--Flora Vista--1900-1920.; Roads--New Mexico--Flora Vista--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915]
    • Along the flume, Box Canyon, Ouray

    • View of a water pipeline, a waterfall on Canyon Creek, and a wooden staircase in a narrow Box Canyon, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Box Canyon (Ouray County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Canyon Creek (Ouray County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1870-1900.; Penstocks--Colorado--Ouray County--1870-1900.; Stairways--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1879 and 1892]
    • Along the flume, Box Canyon, Ouray

    • A man stands near a water pipeline and looks at a waterfall on Canyon Creek, and a wooden staircase in a narrow Box Canyon, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Box Canyon (Ouray County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Canyon Creek (Ouray County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1870-1900.; Penstocks--Colorado--Ouray County--1870-1900.; Stairways--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1879 and 1892]
    • Approaching Graymont

    • View of Clear Creek with Colorado and Southern railroad tracks and wooden flume near Graymont, Clear Creek County, Colorado; Grays Peak is in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Graymont (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Grays Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--Graymont--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Graymont--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Approaching Graymont, Colorado

    • Clear Creek runs between Colorado and Southern railroad tracks and a wooden flume near Graymont in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows Grays Peak.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Grays Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1890.; Railroad...
    • 1885
    • Bellefonte Central # 18 (2-8-0) leaving lime plant 1 spur

    • Bellefonte Central railroad locomotive # 18 leaves a lime plant in State College (Centre County), Pennsylvania. The plant buildings and a flume are in the distance.
    • Bellefonte Central Railroad Company--1930-1940.; State College (Pa.)--1930-1940.; Lime industry.; Railroad locomotives.
    • 1939 September 16
    • Black Hawk

    • View east down Gregory Street, Black Hawk, Colorado; shows the plank sidewalk covering the concrete flume built to control flood waters, a fence with support posts and two crossbeams, a large structure with center gable inside the fence, a...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1950.
    • [between 1933 and 1945?]
    • Black Hawk - 1942

    • View west on Gregory Street, Black Hawk, Colorado; shows the Richard's and Sullivan buildings built in the 1870's, plank sidewalk which covers the flume to direct seasonal flood water to Clear Creek, and the Rohling block. A man stands on the...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Black Hawk 1953

    • View east from upper Gregory Street (paved), Black Hawk, Colorado; shows High Street(?) lined with residences, plank sidewalk covering the concrete flume built by the city to control flood waters, three people on the sidewalk, and Swede Hill in the...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Black Hawk, Colo., early days, 1860's

    • View west up Gregory Gulch toward Central City, Colorado; shows Chas. Leitzman's blacksmith shop, "Wholesale & Retail Meat Market" (with a horse in front and men sitting on the steps), a building that housed many saloons (most notably Jesse...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • [between 1863 and 1869]
    • Black Hawk, Oct. 1942

    • View east on the Gregory Street boardwalk over the flume in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. A woman smiles and watches a girl peering through the planks. Signs read "The Denver Post For Sale Here," "Beech-Nut Chewing Tobacco," "Copenhagen...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Bloomer Cut

    • A view of the Bloomer Cut in Placer County, California along the route of the Central Pacific Railroad shows steep vertical walls with a wood flume at the top of the cut.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Placer County (Calif.)--1860-1870.; Flumes--California--Placer County--1860-1870.; Railroad cuts--California--Placer County--1860-1870.; Railroads--California--Placer County--1860-1870.
    • 1866
    • 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?]
    • Bridal Veil Falls, O. R. & N.

    • View of Bridal Veil Falls in Multnomah County, Oregon. Bridal Veil Creek spills over rock cliffs; a wooden flume tops the cliff.
    • Bridal Veil Creek (Or.)--1870-1890.; Bridal Veil Falls (Or.)--1870-1890.; Multnomah County (Or.)--1870-1890.; Cliffs--Oregon--Multnomah County--1870-1890.; Flumes--Oregon--Multnomah County--1870-1890.; Waterfalls--Oregon--Multnomah...
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    • Bridge No. 1, L.S. & M.R.R.

    • View of a wooden Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad trestle, identified as "bridge number 1," spans a narrow canyon in Minnesota. Shows a narrow wooden structure, probably a flume, at the edge of the gorge.
    • Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad Company--Facilities--1870-1880.; Canyons--Minnesota--1870-1880.; Railroad bridges--Minnesota--1870-1880.; Trestles--Minnesota--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • Camp at Fall Creek, Colo.

    • Men, women, and children pose beside tents at a camp at what is identified as Fall Creek, possibly in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Women sit and wear dresses with knife-pleated hems and hold wide-brimmed straw hats wrapped with...
    • Camping--Colorado--1880-1890.; Families--Colorado--1880-1890.; Horses--Colorado--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--1880-1890.; Tents--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1888 May
    • Central City. Pactolve Placer 1890's

    • A long, wood platform, possibly a water flume or a walkway, is suspended by log poles in the midground at a mine below Rollinsville in Gilpin County, Colorado. A dirt road winds through the background up a hill. Several trees stand on the ridge of...
    • Flumes--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Rollinsville (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rollinsville--1930-1950.; Walkways--Colorado--Rollinsville--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Central City. Pactolve Placer 1890's

    • A long, wooden platform, possibly a water flume or a walkway, is suspended by log poles in the midground at a mine below Rollinsville in Gilpin County, Colorado. A dirt road winds through the background up a hill. Several trees stand on the ridge...
    • Flumes--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Rollinsville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Rollinsville--1890-1900.; Mountain roads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Walkways--Colorado--Rollinsville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Change house, Treasury Tunnel

    • View of a tar paper sided change house at the Treasury Tunnel Mine in Ouray County, Colorado. The building has a sign above a doorway that reads: "Change House." Shows possibly a flume at the gold ore processing site, tailings piles, lumber debris...
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Treasury Tunnel Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1939 and 1950?]
    • 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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    • Clear Creek Canyon

    • View of the Colorado Central Railroad Company line along Clear Creek, in probably Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows railroad tracks, shrubs, a wooden flume along the canyon wall and the rocky banks of Clear Creek.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1860-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Flumes--Jefferson County--Colorado--1860-1880.; Railroad tracks--Jefferson County--Colorado--1860-1880.;...
    • [between 1868 and 1880?]
    • Clear Creek flume

    • Clear creek runs beneath a bridge near a mining flume in Empire, Colorado.
    • Flumes--Colorado--Empire--1950-1960.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • 1960
    • Clear Creek from Windy Point

    • View of Clear Creek, Colorado and Southern Railway tracks, and a flume in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows sparse trees and grass in the canyon near Golden.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1890-1930.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1930.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1930.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--Dates.; Canyons--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1930.; Flumes--Colorado--Clear...
    • [between 1898 and 1927]
    • Colorado

    • A horse-drawn carriage with four women passengers moves down a dirt road beside a wooden flume probably in Southern, Colorado. A rock formation and trees are beside the road.
    • Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1900-1910.; Dirt roads--Colorado--1900-1910.; Flumes--Colorado--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Colorado Central railroad tracks

    • A view of Colorado Central Railroad tracks in possibly Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows a railroad grade and cut in a section of a hillside. A flume is under the railroad tracks.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--1870-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1870-1890.
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Construction crew

    • Men walk on a wooden flume carrying shovels and pick axes, Colorado.
    • Flumes--Colorado--1920-1940.; Laborers--Colorado--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Cortez Flume at Cortez, Colo.

    • View shows the Cortez Flume at Cortez (Montezuma County), Colorado.
    • Cortez (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Flumes--Colorado--Cortez--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Covered flume

    • A covered flume on a trestle crosses over a small stream that empties into probably Clear Creek in Jefferson County, Colorado. A water wheel is beside the creek. Railroad tracks and probably Clear Creek Canyon are in the distance.
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Flumes--Colorado--Jefferson County--1880-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Jefferson County--1880-1900.; Waterwheels--Colorado--Jefferson County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • 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
    • Crystal, Colorado 1937

    • View of the east wall of the log Crystal Mill powerhouse, (built in 1893) on Crystal River, Gunnison County, Colorado; shows the stamp mill and the adjacent water flume running beneath the shaft housing where the water dropped onto the water wheel.
    • Crystal (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hydroelectric power--Colorado--Crystal--1930-1940.; Mills--Colorado--Crystal--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 12, 1912 March 23

    • 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.
    • 19120323
    • Desert mining town

    • View of a settlement with mills or concentrator sheds, tipples, ore car tracks, businesses, and a house with a turret and ornamental shingles. Possibly a flume is on a hill in the background; Joshua trees, string agaves, yuccas and cholla cactus...
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of a settlement with mills or concentrator sheds, tipples, ore car tracks, businesses, and a house with a turret and ornamental shingles. Possibly a flume is on a hill in the background; Joshua trees, string agaves, yuccas and cholla cactus...
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of an unidentified settlement with mills or concentrator sheds, tipples, ore car tracks, businesses, and a house with a turret and ornamental shingles. Possibly a flume is on a hill in the background; Joshua trees, string agaves, yuccas and...
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Eagle Bird mines - Eagle River Canon

    • Men stand on a bridge over the Eagle River, Eagle County, Colorado; mines, mine buildings, tailings, and a flume are on cliffs in the background.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Entrance Cañon of the Big Thompson, Loveland-Estes Park Road

    • Entrance to Big Thompson Canyon showing Big Thompson River gradually flowing over dam; includes small part of wooden flume for water supply and the dirt road between Loveland and Estes Park, Colorado.
    • Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Dams--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1917]
    • Eureka Creek, outside of Central City, Colorado

    • View of a wooden sidewalk and railing that span Eureka Gulch and Creek outside of Central City, Colorado. The railing and sidewalk are alongside a dirt road. Two wood-frame houses sit on the hill on the other side of the gulch, where much of the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Eureka Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Wooden sidewalks--Colorado--Central City--1920-1930.
    • 1926
    • 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

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