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  • All fields: Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.
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    • The Mary McKinney (below), the Jack Pot (above), Cripple Creek District

    • View of surface structures, tailings, and head frames at the Mary McKinney (lower), and the Jackpot (upper) mines, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mary McKinney Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County...
    • [1941?]
    • The wedge, Cripple Creek and Victor, the Jackpot

    • View shows head frames, tailings piles, and ore car tracks and trestle, probably at the Jackpot mine, Victor, and Wedge Mine, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Wedge Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Trestles--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Portland #1, Cripple Creek and Victor

    • View of the head frame and other surface structures at the Portland #1 mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • The Goodwill tunnel, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View shows overgrown ore car tracks leading to the boarded up entrance of the Goodwill tunnel, Teller County, Colorado. Painted over the doors: "1895 Goodwill Tunnel 1903, depth 3000 ft."
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Good Will Tunnel Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • The Morning Glory, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of the head frame at the Morning Glory mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Morning Glory Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • The Last Dollar, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of the shafthouse and other surface structures at the Last Dollar mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Last Dollar Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • The Blue Bird, Cripple Creek District

    • View of the shafthouse and head frame at the Blue Bird mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Blue Bird Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • The Jack Pot, Cripple Creek & Victor

    • View of a head frame, mill, and tailings pile at the Jack Pot mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Jackpot Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Elkton mine, Cripple Creek & Victor

    • View of a head frame, covered tram, and shafthouse at the Elkton mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Elkton Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941
    • Carlton Tunnel - blacksmith shop

    • Interior view of the machine shop connected with the Carlton Tunnel (Teller County), Colorado; men pose by lathes, sledge hammers, an anvil, presses, and kegs.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Machine shops--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Poverty Gulch, Cripple Creek and Victor

    • View shows tailings piles and mine buildings in Poverty Gulch near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Poverty Gulch (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • October 5, 1941
    • The Cresson, still working, Cripple Creek region

    • View of the Cresson mine's mill building, shafthouse, surface structures (one with "Safety First" painted on it), and head frame surrounded by tailings, Teller County, Colorado. Other mines dot what may be Raven Hill behind the Cresson.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [1941?]
    • The Gold Dollar

    • View of the Gold Dollar mine's head frame and surface structures, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Gold Dollar Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [1941?]
    • Cresson Mine, surface bldgs.

    • View of the mill building, shaft house, surface structures, head frame, and tailings at the Cresson Mine in Teller County, Colorado. A sign painted on one of the buildings reads: "Safety First." Buckets dangle from an aerial tramway. Cars and...
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel - Xmas party - Shoup & Beber at portal

    • Men pose by the mouth of the Carlton Tunnel in Teller County, Colorado. Mine drainage pipes are by rail tracks; letters read: "1939-1941 Safety First - Carlton Tunnel." Pine boughs and a painted cross adorn the concrete entrance.
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Night--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel - Xmas party - miners at portal

    • Men laugh and smile by the mouth of the Carlton Tunnel in Teller County, Colorado. Mine drainage pipes, rail tracks, and stairs flank the crowd; outfits include suits, ties, sweaters, and fedora hats. Letters read: "1939-1941 Safety First - Carlton...
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Night--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel - Xmas party - supts at portal

    • Construction superintendents laugh and smile by the mouth of the Carlton Tunnel in Teller County, Colorado. Mine drainage pipes and rail tracks flank the men; one man is unusually tall, and another wears jodhpurs. Letters read: "1939-1941 Safety...
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Men--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson Mine, shaft house

    • View of the shaft house at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. The building is a tall structure constructed from corrugated tin.
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson Mine, buckets to mine

    • Buckets hang on an aerial tramway at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows mine buildings, embankments, and tailing piles.
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tailings...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel / Shoup & Tanner - Shoup pointing to sign

    • Men in hard hats pose in the Carlton Tunnel in Teller County, Colorado; sign reads: "Carlton Tunnel 5 Miles 513 Days." Chalk lines show proposed bore for the mine drainage project.
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel / Big J at 5 mi sign

    • Men in hard hats pose in the Carlton Tunnel in Teller County, Colorado; sign reads: "Carlton Tunnel 5 Miles 513 Days." Chalk lines show proposed bore for the mine drainage project.
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson Mine, stoper

    • A miner works with a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper or "wiggle tail" at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. The man wears a work jump suit and hard hat.
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel / 8 at portal

    • Men pose in a maintenance car by the mouth of the Carlton Tunnel in Teller County, Colorado. Mine drainage pipes are by rail tracks; letters read: "1939-1941 Safety First - Carlton Tunnel." Hard hats read: "J. G. Farmer," "D. P. Tanner," "M....
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson ship dumping

    • Mud and rocks pour out of a chute in the interior of a mine processing building at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. A worker in overalls and a hard hat monitors the machinery.
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Ore...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cresson Mine, stoper

    • A miner works with a compressed air, percussion-type rock drill called a stoper or "wiggle tail" at the Cresson Mine near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. The worker wears overalls and a hard hat. Boulders are scattered on the ground...
    • Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel - muck train coming out

    • Ore cars emerge from the Carlton Tunnel (mine drainage) in Teller County, Colorado. Letters read: "Safety First Carlton Tunnel."
    • Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hydraulic facilities--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Midland Terminal Ry. 2-8-0 #59 combine 20, observation car 79, Ute Pass, Colo.

    • View of a Midland Terminal Railway train pulled by locomotive number 59 on a curve at Ute Pass (Teller County), Colorado. The mountainside is dusted with snow.
    • Midland Terminal Railway--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ute Pass (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1949 Jan. 27
    • Midland Terminal Ry., Commercial Construction Co. diesel #53 [with] dismantling train removing...

    • View of "Commercial Construction Company" diesel locomotive number "53" and gondola cars above Woodland Park in Teller County, Colorado. Construction workers pose on and near the train. They are in the process of removing Midland Terminal Railway...
    • Midland Terminal Railway--Equipment & supplies--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1949 April 11
    • Hitchen's Mine (below Dutchtown)

    • View of the log and board wall remains of a cabin at Hitchen's Mine, near Dutchtown, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Hitchen's Mine (below Dutchtown)

    • A roofless, dilapidated log cabin with one doorway and one window, stands near Hitchen's Mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Hitchen's Gulch - Hitchen's Mine

    • A dirt road traverses Hitchen's Gulch near Hitchen's Mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Roads--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Hitchen's Mine

    • View of a dilapidated, roofless log cabin of the Hitchen's Mine in a clearing in Hitchen's Gulch, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    •  
    • Hitchen's Mine

    • Dilapidated walls frame a wooden staircase in a clearing near Hitchen's Mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    •  
    • Hitchen's Mine

    • View from inside a dark cabin outward into sunlight, shows three people sitting near a log cabin at Hitchen's Mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    •  
    • Hitchen's Mine

    • View of a roofless, dilapidated log cabin of Hitchen's Mine, with one doorway and one window, in Hitchen's Gulch, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Hitchen's Mine

    • A dilapidated log cabin stands behind a large boulder at Hitchen's Mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Hitchen's Mine

    • View of a roofless, dilapidated log cabin of the Hitchen's Mine, with one doorway and one window, in Hitchen's Gulch, Teller County, Colorado, includes other logs and debris.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Hitchen's Mine

    • View of a dilapidated log cabin of the Hitchen's Mine, with one doorway and a gable roof, in a clearing, Hitchen's Gulch, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
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    • Carlton Tunnel - dumping cars - showing ramp

    • View of ore cars used in construction of the Carlton Tunnel (mine drainage) in Teller County, Colorado.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Carlton Tunnel - dumping tops of cars

    • View of ore cars used in construction of the Carlton Tunnel (mine drainage) in Teller County, Colorado. A man works with a shovel.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]

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