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    • Consolidated Stanley Mining Co.

    • A view of mining buildings of the Consolidated Stanley Mining Company in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The buildings sit in a valley below tree covered hills. A sign on a building reads: "Consolidated Stanley M. Co." and painted on side of another...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Mining Index to Hollister, Henderson and Canfield Histories

    • Mining index to Henderson, Hollister, and Canfield mining histories. Names of mines, mining companies, mining districts, lodes, veins, claims, and tunnels are indexed with page number.
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Geneaology
    • 1995
    • Mining camp

    • A view of an unidentified mining town, possibly in Colorado. Shows wood mining buildings, dirt roads and residences.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • academy in the right background.; The St. Aloysius Academy, a Catholic boarding school, stands in the right background on Gunnell Hill in Central City, Colorado. A large mine shafthouse of the School Hill Mining Company stands on the same hill in...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Placer mining

    • A view of a placer mining operation possibly in Colorado. Workers use placer mining machinery.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Placer mining near Russel [sic], La Veta Pass

    • Men in suits, one woman and workmen stand on top of, in windows and beside a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County), Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows an American flag on a flagpole.
    • Hildreth.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Mining camp, west of Eldora

    • View of the Happy Valley Placer Co. mining camp in the Grand Island Mining District, Boulder County, Colorado with tents and a buggy. John H. Kemp leans on the fence to the left; Engineer August Mathez stands with a transit instrument and tripod...
    • Thomas, A. M., photographer.
    • Summer 1892
    • National Mining and Industrial Exposition

    • View of The National Mining and Industrial Exposition complex, which opened on August 1, 1882, at the corner of South Broadway and Exposition Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The multi-story building complex is comprised of towers with belvederes,...
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    • [1882?]
    • Platoro, Colo.

    • Scattered log and tent structures, many under construction, make up the gold mining town of Platoro in the Platoro - Gilmore Mining District, Conejos County, Colorado; shows people in front of residences and stores along the wide center street.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • May 31, 1913
    • National Mining Exposition

    • The National Mining and Industrial Exposition opened on August 1, 1882, at the corner of South Broadway and Exposition Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Displays inside the complex exhibited mining and industrial equipment and resources from 1882-1884;...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [1882?]
    • Glory Hole, Nevadaville

    • View of a large mining hole blasted into the rock in Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • May 30, 1940
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell, Colo.

    • Men in suits, one woman and workmen stand on top of and beside a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell, Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows an American flag on a flagpole.
    • Hildreth.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell Colo.

    • View of workmen on a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County) Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows men in suits near workmen, construction tools, barrels, railroad ties and planks.
    • Hildreth.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • San Bernardo or Matterhorn

    • View of an abandoned mine building in the old mining camp of Matterhorn (San Miguel County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • September 11, 1947
    • National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of the National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum located in the former Lake County High School, 120 West 9th Street, Leadville, Colo. Built in 1900, the two-story brick structure has ornate pedimented dormers with urn finials and corbeled...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1989
    • Platoro Mining District

    • Scattered log and tent structures comprise the gold mining town of Platoro in the Platoro - Gilmore Mining District (Conejos County), Colorado; shows people in front of residences and stores along the wide center street.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Notice of location of a quartz claim

    • Reproduction shows a hand-written mining claim for the Bunker Hill Lode, on Milo Creek, in the Yreka Mining District, Shoshone County, Idaho, signed by Philip O'Rourke and Whitney [?] N. S. Kellogg.
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    • September, 1885
    • Gilfillan, John A.

    • 1897. The project was financed by Pennsylvania and New York capitalists. The large portal was near the base of Spencer Mountain and contained two sets of tracks to haul loaded ore cars from mining points to bins near the portal, where the ore could...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Portland Mine

    • A view of the Portland gold mine near Victor (Teller county), Colorado. Shows mining buildings and equipment and piles of tailings. Painted on the roof of one small shack is "P. G. M. Co. office".
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Russell Gulch placer mining

    • Placer miners work near a sluice in Russell Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado. Their tools include wheelbarrows, shovels, picks, and pitchforks. Monitors spray water, mine buildings are on the surrounding hills. David Henderson is in the foreground,...
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    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Smelter - unid.

    • A view of mining and a smelter building possibly in Colorado. One mining building is elevated on wood platform structure, tracks for transport lead out of one side. Smoke stacks for the smelter are in the background. Railroad tracks, a horse and a...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Gilmore, the actual site of the first of the recent discoveries

    • View of Gilmore, a settlement in the Platoro District, (Conejos) County, Colorado; shows log houses, tents, a wagon, a meadow, a feed trough, pine forest, hills, and fire damaged timber.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Doane Mine, Battle Lake Mining District, Wyoming

    • View of Rambler, a mining camp in the Battle lake Mining District in Carbon County, Wyoming. Shows a dirt road, felled pine trees, and wooden cabins and buildings. The Doan (Doane) Rambler copper mine is on a hill in the distance.
    • Weyle, E.
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    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of the mining town of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows the National Hotel and Gold Mining Stock Exchange, one and two-story wood frame residences, multi-story masonry commercial buildings, churches, and a school. A mining...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Red Mountain Mining District

    • Miners pose with a pack train of burros near a lake or pond in the Red Mountain Mining District in Ouray or San Juan County, Colorado. Two of the men are African American. The men wear hats, and two smoke pipes. The burros carry split wooden logs....
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Placer mining

    • A view of a placer mining operation possibly in Colorado. What may be a sluice leads down to a river.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Gold dredge, Breckenridge, Colo

    • View of the Blue River Placer Mining Company (or Continental Mining Company) bucket-line dredging boat, in Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado. The covered stacker of the hydraulic mine and processing plant extends over tailing piles; a person is...
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    • [between 1917 and 1938?]
    • Prospect shaft on east side of Grouse Mtn., Cripple Creek

    • Two miners stand near a headframe at a mining prospect on Grouse Mountain in the Cripple Creek mining district (Teller County), Colorado. A horse is hitched to a winch. The town of Victor is in the distance.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Gold dredge in Summit County, Colorado

    • View of a Blue River Placer Mining Company hydraulic placer bucket-line dredge, in the Blue River, Summit County, Colorado. The gold mining vessel and processing plant has a covered stacker extending over tailing piles; mountains are in the...
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    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • Central City

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado shows: houses, fences, roads, automobiles, Teller House, and mine tailings on hill.
    • Fick, William L.
    • 1939
    • Opera house, Central City

    • View of the Central City Opera House; a two story, granite building on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Signs by the front doors read: "Central City Opera House, Property of the University of Denver, Colorado Seminary" and...
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1947?]
    • Teller House, Central City

    • Entrance to the Teller House, a brick hotel in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado with lanterns, and the Teller House Bar.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1947?]
    • Central City

    • View of Washington Hall on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Signs read: "City Hall", "Public Library Community House", and "Fire Dept." Attached to the side of the building is a wooden bell tower with a brass bell.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1947?]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • View of a Queen Anne style brick house on Pine Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado, with two turrets, a porch with steps, a wheel window under the gable, and a stone retaining wall.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1947?]
    • Church, Central City

    • View of the St. James' Methodist church on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The granite building has a half steeple and stained glass windows with pointed arches.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1947?]
    • St. James church [sic], Central City, Colo.

    • View from the back of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church on Pine Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Scaffolding and a ladder are placed against the steeple; a brick house is in the foreground.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1947?]
    • Miners homes, Blackhawk, Colo.

    • A wooden stairway leads up a hill to several houses with stone retaining walls in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • 1940

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