Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: flume
(351 results)



Display: 50

    • 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.
    •  
    • 1929
    • 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.
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
    • 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.
    •  
    • [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.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1885
    • 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...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [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...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 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...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 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...
    •  
    • [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...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 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.
    • Hart, Alfred A., 1816-1908.
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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.
    • Davidson, I. G. (Isaac Grundy)
    •  
    • 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.
    • Taylor, F. A., photographer.
    • [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...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 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...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [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...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [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...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [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.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    •  
    • 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.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1868 and 1880?]
    • Clear Creek flume

    • Clear creek runs beneath a bridge near a mining flume in Empire, Colorado.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 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.
    •  
    • [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.
    •  
    • [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.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Construction crew

    • Men walk on a wooden flume carrying shovels and pick axes, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • 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.
    •  
    • [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.
    •  
    • 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.
    • Foster, Ellis M.
    • 1937
    • 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...
    •  
    • [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...
    •  
    • [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...
    •  
    • [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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [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...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 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."
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1970

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