Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: empire
(9608 results)



Display: 50

    • Colorado Obituary Project 1969-1990, Revised

    • The Colorado Obituary Project is a statewide index of approximately 50,000 non-Denver obituaries mostly from the 1970s through 1990. Researchers may request a copy of the full text obituary through the Western History and Genealogy Department.
    • Colorado--Genealogy--Indexes.;Obituaries--Colorado--Indexes.;Registers of births, etc.--Colorado.
    •  
    • Empress Mine near N. Empire

    • A man and his daughter stand near a building of the Empress Mine near North Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The shafthouse and loaded mine ore cars on a tramway are nearby.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--North Empire--1900-1910.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Empress Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fathers & children--Colorado--North Empire--1900-1910.; Girls--Colorado--North Empire--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Empire Valley, Colo.

    • The town of Empire is in the distance in this painting by Sara Holden. It was painted from the vantage of Democrat mountain, and shows the town and Empire valley.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Valleys--Colorado--Empire--1860-1880.
    • [between 1865 and 1880]
    • Empire City, C.T.

    • View of Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado; shows log and wood houses, businesses, felled timber, tailings, and mine railroad tracks.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Log buildings--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Conqueror Mining Company Dormitory

    • The Conqueror Boarding House in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, is a three-story frame building with a gable roof, covered porch, and stone foundation. North Empire was the center of the Empire mining district; the Conqueror Mining...
    • North Empire (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--North Empire--1940-50.; Lodging houses--Colorado--North Empire--1940-1950.
    • 1944
    • Big Chief Mill Empire

    • Miners and their families pose on the elevated tramway at the Empire Mill near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Stacks of timber are by nearby buildings.
    • Big Chief Mill (Empire, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Workers close covers on a bulk railroad car full of moly.

    • Workers prepare a railroad car for transporting molybdenum at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Railroad freight...
    • September 6, 1980
    • Jake & Jack at entrance of Empire Tunnel

    • Miners Jack and Jake pose near a mine ore car at the entrance to the Empire Tunnel mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--Empire--1890-1910.; Empire (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Empire Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1890-1910.
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • University of California, Berkeley, Cal.

    • View of the University of California campus at Berkeley, California. Buildings include South Hall, a Victorian Second Empire style building with mansard hip roofs, cast-iron cresting, string coursing, round dormers, and arched roof dormers, windows...
    • University of California (1868-1952)--1900-1910.; Berkeley (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Educational facilities.; Universities & colleges.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Empire Tunnel

    • Miners push a loaded mine ore car and a flatbed ore car on the tramway near the entrance of the Empire Tunnel near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Empire, Colo Summer 1861

    • Men sit on the stoop of a false front building watching a group of volunteer soldiers perform drills in Empire, Colorado. Commercial buildings, covered wagons, and tree covered mountains are in the background.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Soldiers--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.
    • [1862?]
    • New depot

    • A train conductor and his friend pose in front of the train depot in Empire, Colorado. It is a single story building with imbrication on the sides and rectangular bays. Two signs read: "Empire," and, "Adams Express Company."
    • Empire (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Empire--1890-1900.
    • [1900?]
    • Empire

    • The main street of Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, has commercial buildings on both sides. A clapboard store with a stepped false front has signs that read, "Empire Merc." and "Empire Mercantile;" the signs on the smaller building next door...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Empire--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Flotation cells skim molybdenum

    • A worker monitors a row of "Denver Sub-A" flotation machines at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Empire Tunnel

    • View of the entrance to the Empire Tunnel near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Empire Tunnel (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.; Tunnels--Colorado--Empire--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • These huge discs are filters used in the milling circuit for molybdenum at the Henderson mill.

    • A worker tends a 6-disc filter machine at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Two regrind mills are set in place at this stage of the Henderson Mill

    • Construction inside the Henderson Mine and mill, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows regrind mills with support structures.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Construction--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • The Henderson Mill, shown in early stages of construction.

    • Construction inside the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows cement foundation and supports.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Construction--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Conqueror Boarding House at North Empire

    • The Conqueror Boarding House in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, is a three-story frame building with a gable roof, dormer, covered porch, and stone foundation. Wooden steps lead up the slope; doors and windows are missing. The smaller...
    • North Empire (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.; Lodging houses--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.; Pryor, W. S.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Flotation cells are monitored during skimming operation for molybdenum recovery.

    • A worker monitors a row of "Denver Sub-A" flotation machines at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Molybdenum--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Henderson's modern mill control room monitors every vital function in the milling process.

    • Workers in the control room at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado shows: telephones, desk and control panels.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Control rooms--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • The primary crusher pit begins to take shape.

    • Construction site of the primary crusher pit at the Henderson Mine and mill in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows: trucks, bulldozer, and a round foundation.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Digging--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Excavation--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • Creek above Empire

    • Water flows around boulders in a creek above Empire in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Large rocks form walls on both sides of the creek in the background. Tall pine trees stand near the banks of the creek.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Boulders--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Pines--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Waterfronts--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Boston Mine Boarding House

    • This shingle sided structure in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, has one side of its gable roof built into the hillside. John Dumont built the structure, used as a dormitory for employees of the Boston Mine Company (active between 1872...
    • North Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.; Lodging houses--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.; Dumont, John M.
    • 1960
    • Lindstrom ranch Empire, Colo.

    • A three story structure, identified as both the Lindstrom ranch and the Guanella home in Empire, Colorado features vertical board siding, a medium side gable, and double hung windows. It is constructed in three sections, each built back and higher...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1900-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Empire--1900-1960.
    • [19--?]
    • North Empire Copper Cone Gold Fissure Mine.

    • View of the abandoned shafthouse, tailings, and buildings of the Gold Fissure Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gold Fissure Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Copper mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Gold mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • University of California, Berkeley, Cal.

    • View of the University of California campus at Berkeley, California. Buildings include North Hall, in the Victorian Second Empire style, it has mansard hip roofs with cast iron cresting, an attic with round arched dormers with hood molding and...
    • University of California (1868-1952)--1900-1910.; Berkeley (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Educational facilities.; Universities & colleges.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Stamp mill, Empire

    • Interior view of a stamp mill in Empire, Colorado; shows gold mine ore processing machinery, open beams, and a man.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Machinery--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • A pit is carved out to house the primary crusher at the Henderson Mill.

    • Construction site of the primary crusher pit at the Henderson Mine and mill, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows: cars, trucks, and a round foundation.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Henderson Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Excavation--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1980-1990.
    • September 6, 1980
    • North Empire

    • Abandoned mine and mill building in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1940-1950.
    • 1944
    • Empire from the north

    • A small, two-story house stands in the foreground in this view of Empire in Clear Creek County, Colorado, taken from the north. The area adjacent to the house is surrounded by a wood fence. A man halts his horse and buggy near the fence and in...
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Fences--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Tenth Legion Lode Clear Creek

    • View of the shafthouse, mine buildings and area surrounding the Tenth Legion Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Tenth Legion Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1860-1870.; Silver...
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Empire from the west

    • The town of Empire stands at the base of Berthoud Pass in Clear Creek County, Colorado, in this view taken from west of town. A large mill stands in the left foreground. A round drum, possibly for storing water, is supported by a wood tower next to...
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Empire (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Mills--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.; Water towers--Colorado--Empire--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Empire

    • A one-story gable-roofed building marked "Stable" in North Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, has an attached overhang where a wagon with is parked. "Empire Fire Dept." and linear decoration are painted on the wagon, and it holds a ladder. A...
    • North Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--North Empire--1960- 1970.; Stables--Colorado--North Empire--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Miners

    • Miners W. Juels, Al Ross, Barney Melford, and Bill Harvey, pose by a mine ore car at the entrance to the Liberty Mine near Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A sign over the entrance to the mine depicts the Liberty Bell and reads: "Liberty...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Liberty Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.; Silver mining--Colorado--Empire--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Empire

    • Muriel Sibell Wolle sits at a desk next to a window, possibly the Peck House, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. A typewriter, papers, a jar, and a decorative brass lamp are on the desk.
    • Peck House (Empire, Colo.)--1950-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Women--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    •  
    • Battle Mountain - Empire Zinc Co.

    • View of the Wilkesberry Shaft House, machine shop, and store room of the Empire Zinc Company on Battle Mountain, Gilman, Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Empire Zinc Mining Company (Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Gilman (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Empire

    • Muriel Sibell Wolle sits at a desk next to a window, in possibly the Peck House, Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado. A typewriter, papers, a jar, and a decorative brass lamp are on the desk.
    • Peck House (Empire, Colo.)--1950-1970.; Empire (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Hotels--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Women--Colorado--Empire--1950-1970.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    •  
    • Empire, Colorado

    • Reproduction of ink rendering; shows Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, with houses and the west fork of Clear Creek.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Empire

    • Buildings on a street in Empire, Clear Creek County, Colorado, include a wood construction building with "Empire Mercantile" painted on the side, and a sign reading "Empire Merc" hanging over the porch. A telephone pole holds a sign with...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • A town comes of age

    • A gravestone at the cemetery in Empire, Colorado features an arched top and rectangular sides. Within the arch is an engraved cross and beneath is an inscription that reads: "Peter Geary, Shot by G. V. Hunter Sept 20, 1864. Aged 35 Years." This...
    • Empire (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Empire--1950-1960.
    • 1959

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK