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    • A prospect soon to be a mine

    • Man stands on a plank over a mine tunnel, shows wood structure and construction of a headframe, Colorado.
    • Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Engine hoist

    • Two men pose in the interior of the engine hoist room at a mining camp in Colorado. Shows hoist machinery; clothing hung on paneled walls; shelf with lanterns.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Excavating for reduction mill

    • Miners dig in an embankment with picks and shovels, in (probably) Colorado; another man looks on.
    • Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mining camp.

    • Mining camp, Colorado, man stands on platform of a headframe next to the shaft house.
    • Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Ben Davis and Lomax claims Arapahoe Peak

    • View of the Ben Davis and Lomax claim possibly in Jackson County, Colorado. Arapahoe Peak is in the distance. Shows log cabin.
    • Mining claims--Colorado--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Colorado mining

    • View of an unidentified mine and mill building, Colorado. Men, women, and children pose near the door of the mill.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1896?]
    • Mining camp

    • Mining camp in Colorado, shows hill with wood buildings, including a shafthouse with pipe chimney and a headframe. Laundry hangs on a line.
    • Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining camp

    • Wood buildings, headframes, rock tailings at a mining camp in Colorado.
    • Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining camp

    • Team of horses pull a tank on a wagon at a Colorado mining camp. Mining structures in background.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining buildings

    • View of a mining compound, smokestacks, gabled, wood frame processing buildings and tailings in Colorado.
    • Mills--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Unidentified mine

    • Miners pose near an unidentified mine in Colorado. A horse with a yoke and blinders is near probably a head frame building. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [1890 May or June.]
    • Unidentified mine

    • Miners stand near ore car tracks and probably a head frame building in Colorado. Letters etched in original and reproduced in print read: "Grand View Side Line" and "Euphrates Side Line." Mines and mine buildings are on a distant hillside.
    • Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1890 May or June
    • Mining district

    • Wood plank buildings with pitched roofs at a mining camp, possibly in Teller or Douglas County, Colorado. Shows smokestacks, tailings, utility pole, young trees in foreground, more structures on hill in background.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The Watson tunnel

    • Five men stand outside a mine tunnel entrance, Teller County, Colorado. Two men hold pickaxes. One man, with a candle headlamp, stands behind a cart full of coal on rails. The surrounding landscape includes cut and standing trees.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [1895 or 1896?]
    • Gold Hill mine

    • Miners pose near a makeshift shelter and display a sample of their ore, Gold Hill mine, Colorado.
    • Ore deposits--Colorado--1890-1900.; Huts--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Machine drill, 700 ft. level, Gold Coin mine

    • View of four miners standing seven hundred feet down in a mine shaft of the Gold Coin mine, possibly in Victor, Colorado. They stand around a machine drill and use candles to light the area.
    • Mine shafts--1890-1900.; Drilling & boring machinery--1890-1900.; Interiors--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Ore wagon

    • Team of horses with ore freight wagon, "The Blackhawk Wagon" painted on the side, at a mining camp in Colorado. Shows other horses with saddles; rock pilings, part of wood structure, snow on ground.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Shipping--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Interior tunnel

    • Men pose, holding tools and candles, in the interior of a mine tunnel.
    • Interiors--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Feeding the chipmonk [sic]

    • A woman, her hair in a bun, and child, both in long dresses, sit on the steps of a mining cabin feeding a waffle to a chipmunk, in (possibly) Shaeffer, Silverton district, Colorado; shows liquor bottle and coffee pot on table, a barrel, a bucket,...
    • Animal feeding--Colorado--1890-1900.; Cabins--Colorado--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Rough & Ready

    • A prospector poses on a burro and holds the reins of another with saddle bags, probably in Colorado.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1894 and 1898?]
    • Ore transportation

    • Horses and freight wagons used to transport ore at a mining camp in Colorado. Shows mining structures, logs, and rock pilings.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Shipping--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Wilfley tables Green Mill

    • Interior view of Green Mill, in (probably) Colorado; shows a man inspecting Wilfley type concentrating tables, belts and pulleys.
    • Interiors--Colorado--1890-1900.; Milling machines--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • March 1899
    • Hand-cranked winch

    • A miner poses by a winch and mine shaft atop a tailings pile, in (possibly) Colorado; also shows dirt road and hills.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Sinking shaft with windlass

    • Well-dressed men stand on a wooden platform and operate a windlass to a mine shaft in Colorado. The shafthouse, a tailings dump, and a railroad to another mine are in the distance.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • "A. P." Mine

    • Two prospectors pose with a barrel hoist under a log frame at the A.P. Mine, possibly in Teller or Douglas County, Colorado; shows wood plank structure with open door on roof and opening for an ore car on side, rock pilings, team of horses, and a...
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Head frame

    • View of a mine head frame in Colorado. Shows ore cars, tracks, a gabled, wood frame building, a shed and a ladder.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • The horse whim

    • Well-dressed men stand near rail tracks and push ore crucibles on carts from a hewn log shafthouse in Colorado. A horse attached to a whim is behind the building, a smelter is in the distance. Shows frame mining structures, railroad tracks, a...
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Mill buildings

    • View of a mining compound, smokestacks, gabled, wood frame processing buildings and tailings in Colorado.
    • Mills--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Miner's residences

    • View of men near a hewn log cabin, Colorado. One group tends a large fire, two men saw a timber, and one man tends a cooking fire.
    • Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--1890-1900.; Woodcutting--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1899?
    • Timbering of a slope

    • Interior view of an extensive timbering in a mine shaft in Colorado. Miners stand inside the frame support.
    • Mine shafts--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mine timbering--Colorado--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Structural frames--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mine and mill buildings

    • View of a mill, tailings, and other mine buildings in Colorado.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Miners

    • Miners stand or rest on the ground above timberline in probably the San Juan Mountains in Colorado. One of the men has a sledge hammer. A stone building and a tailings pile are in the distance. Shows an open valley and mountains.
    • San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Champion Mine West Slope No. 2

    • View of a roof, mine tailings, and a valley probably in Colorado.
    • Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1893, September 21
    • Mining camp

    • Mining camp, Colorado; wood building made of planks and logs, with pipe chimney and slanted roof. Men stand in doorway or near building; houses on hill in background.
    • Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining camp

    • Mining camp in Colorado, shows men standing by a wood building, possibly the tunnel entrance.
    • Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining camp

    • Wood paneled building at a mining camp, Colorado, shows pipe chimney, water barrel, slant roof, rock piles, and other buildings in background.
    • Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining camp

    • Wood buildings and pilings at a mining camp in Colorado.
    • Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Mining district

    • Wood plank buildings with pitched roofs, smokestacks, horses and wagon at a mining camp, possibly Douglas or Teller county, Colorado. Clear cut hills with roads in background.
    • Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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