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    • Early 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]
    • Spring Gulch

    • View of the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company coal camp of Gulch (Spring Gulch) in Pitkin County, Colorado. Smoke rises from the engine of a Colorado Midland Railway Company train. Shows Spring Gulch Mine, a tipple, tailing piles, houses, and industrial...
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    • [between 1888 and 1916?]
    • Spring Gulch

    • View of the powerhouse at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company Spring Gulch Mine in Gulch (Spring Gulch), Pitkin County, Colorado. Smoke rises from smokestacks. Shows industrial buildings and a water tank.
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    • [between 1888 and 1916?]
    • Russell Gulch, Colorado

    • A railroad track, possibly for the Gilpin Tramway, runs from the left foreground into Russell Gulch, about two miles south of Central City, Colorado. The gulch was named for William Green Russell, one of the first to discover gold in the area in...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1899 and 1910?]
    • Odd Fellows Hall, Russell Gulch, Colo.

    • View of the Russell Gulch Odd Fellow Hall no. 2, located 3.5 miles southwest of Central City in Russell Gulch, Colorado. The two-story field stone structure has a red brick facade with a commercial space on the ground floor. Large store windows...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2002
    • Gregory Gulch, Colorado

    • Fred Kruse's Grocery & Provisions Store faces a dirt road in the left foreground of this view of Gregory Gulch between Central City and Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. The gulch is the site where John H. Gregory made his historic discovery of...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1898?]
    • Gregory Gulch

    • View of dilapidated head frames, frame buildings and snow on tailings piles in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A historical marker sign reads: "On this ground, later known as Gregory Diggings, John H. Gregory discovered the...
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    • 1932
    • Farncomb Hill from the north

    • View of mine buildings and tailing sites on Farncomb Hill near Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Mines and workings are identified as Dogtown on Dry Gulch, the Wapiti group, the Boss and Key West workings, the Ontario. Shows Georgia Gulch,...
    • Westerman, Otto.
    • [between 1885 and 1890?]
    • 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]
    • Wideawake, Colo.

    • A woman drives a horse and buggy along a dirt road into Wideawake, Colorado. A mine shafthouse is in the left midground, and several log structures stand in the background. A second mine shafthouse stands on the hill in the distance. A man stands...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Black Hawk, Colo., Horn Gulch

    • View of Horn Gulch. Residences line the gulch and its outlet area. Mills are in the near foreground; residences are opposite; a woman is on the hill overlooking the gulch.
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    • [between 1890 andd 1910]
    • Chase Gulch

    • View is northwest in Chase Gulch, near Black Hawk, Colorado. Image of residences in Chase Gulch. Large rock outcropping in background.
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    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Marent's Trestle, 226 ft. high, near Missoula M.T.

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad tracks on the Marent Trestle built over Marent Gulch in Missoula County, Montana. A log building, a haystack and a wooden fence are in the gulch below the steel trestle.
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    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Chihuahua Gulch, Colo. 1947

    • The roof of a log cabin is collapsing in the right foreground in Chihuahua Gulch near Montezuma in Summit County, Colorado. Rocks and tree branches are in the foreground in front of the cabin. Tall pine trees stand in the midground. A ridge of...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1947?]
    • Chihuahua Gulch, Colo. 1947

    • An unidentified woman stands at the side of a large, two-story log cabin in Chihuahua Gulch near Montezuma in Summit County, Colorado. A dirt road runs from the foreground past the cabin. Pine trees stand at the base of a mountain ridge in the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1947?]
    • Entrance to Missouri Gulch

    • A dirt road winds through a rocky hillside at the entrance to Missouri Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. Pine trees stand on both sides of the gulch. Shrubs are in the foreground.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Placer mining American Gulch

    • View of American Gulch in Summit County, Colorado. The gulch eroded from hydraulic gold mine work; a flume and mill house owned by the Wapiti Mining Company are on the steep valley walls. A miner aims a jet of water, which runs through sluices and...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Gregory Gulch 1947

    • Mines and piles of mine tailings dot the hillsides surrounding Gregory Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. The gulch is named after John H. Gregory, who first discovered gold in Colorado in 1859. A dirt road intersects two wider dirt roads that run...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1947?]
    • Gregory Gulch 1947

    • Mines and piles of mine tailings dot the hillsides surrounding Gregory Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. The gulch is named after John H. Gregory, who first discovered gold in Colorado in 1859. A dirt road intersects two wider dirt roads that run...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1947?]
    • Gulch, Colorado

    • View overlooking the mills of the mining community of Gulch (also known as Spring Gulch), Colorado, in Pitkin County. Puffs of smoke come out of the smokestacks. The tracks of the Colorado and Midland Railroad are in the foreground.
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    • [1901?]
    • Russell Gulch, Colo.

    • Russell Gulch, about four miles southwest of Central City, Colorado, was discovered by William Green Russell in 1859 and reportedly yielded about $35,000 in gold each week. A dirt road forms the main street through the small town. A pile of...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Gregory Lode looking south Gregory store & F. Smith Bank.

    • Miners pose outside the Gregory Store and the F. Smith Bank at Gregory Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Frame mine buildings, probably the Gregory Mine, are on the treeless hillside. Shows tailings piles, stone retaining walls,...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1861
    • Maruet [sic] Gulch trestle, 226 feet high

    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company track on the wooden Marent Trestle in Missoula County, Montana. Frame and log buildings are in Marent Gulch.
    • Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921.
    • [between 1883 and 1885]
    • Nevada Gulch, "Elk Horn" Narrow Guage [sic] Ry., S.D.

    • Men pose beside the passenger car of a Fremont, Elkhorn & Missouri Valley Railroad train and narrow gauge tracks at Nevada Gulch in Lawrence County, South Dakota. A man poses at the window of locomotive number 209. F.E. & M.V.R.R. or Deadwood...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Clear Creek Series - Russell Gulch

    • Gold miners aim water jets at embankments in this Russell Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado placer mine; men watch the hydraulic mining operation.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1860 and 1970]
    • Gulch, Colorado

    • View overlooking the mining community of Gulch (also known as Spring Gulch), Colorado, in Pitkin County.
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    • 1903 April 9
    • Bonanza Mill in Chase Gulch

    • The Bonanza Mill in upper Chase Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado, has two, tall smokestacks protruding from its roof. Tailings from the mine are in the foreground in front of the mill, located near Blackhawk. Additional mines dot the hills...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Gulch, Colorado

    • View of the mining town of Gulch (also known as Spring Gulch), Colorado in Pitkin County.
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    • 1902
    • Chase Gulch

    • Image of residences in Chase Gulch near Black Hawk, Colorado. Large rock formation rises in the background.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1878 and 1885]
    • California Gulch Mill

    • View of of frame mine buildings with tar paper siding at the California Gulch Mill in probably San Juan County, Colorado. A truck is parked beside an ore processing elevator.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • California Gulch Mill

    • View of frame mine buildings with tar paper siding at the California Gulch Mill in San Juan County, Colorado. Trucks and a car are parked beside tailings piles and an ore processing elevator.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Chase Gulch mill

    • View of mine and mill facilities, the Bonanza Mill and unidentified mines, in upper Chase Gulch near Black Hawk (Blackhawk) in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a multi-level building, tailings, smokestack, dirt road and gabled buildings. People pose...
    • Appel, Gustave R.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Russell Gulch, Colo.

    • A large stone building stands in the midground of this view of the lower end of Russell Gulch, located about four miles southwest of Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Two wagons stand near another stone building in the right foreground. A...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Central City and California Gulch

    • View of California Gulch outside of Leadville (or Central City), Colorado; shows a stream, felled timber, and miner's cabins.
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    • 1873
    • Spring Gulch Mine

    • View of the Colorado Fuel and Iron, Spring Gulch Mine (coal) near Mount Sopris in Pitkin County, Colorado. Shows wood frame and log employee housing, ore cars, and a tipple. Railroad ore cars and a freight car are on tracks near a tailings pile....
    • Drenkel, D. R.
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    • Spring Gulch Mine

    • View of the Colorado Fuel and Iron, Spring Gulch Mine (coal) near Mount Sopris in Pitkin County, Colorado. Shows a mine processing building with chimneys, log employee housing, log buildings, log retaining walls, probably a wooden school house...
    • Drenkel, D. R.
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    • Gilpin tramway in Prosser Gulch

    • Logs are stacked together to support a portion of the Gilpin Tramway tracks in Prosser Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. Rocks are in between the log layers. A large square opening is built into the support and has a small stream of water flowing...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1913?]
    • Near the head of Po Keepsie Gulch, San Juan Mts.

    • View of snow-covered Poughkeepsie Gulch above timberline, with men on horses in the center of the gulch, San Juan Mountains, San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Prosser Gulch, 1899

    • Prosser Gulch near Eureka in Gilpin County, Colorado, is covered in snow. Several houses stand in the gulch, probably named after T. T. Prosser, who worked a steam quartz mill in Gilpin County and befriended Mary York, the first woman to live in...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1899?]
    • Bonanza Mill

    • View of the Bonanza Mill on Chase Gulch near Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1886 and 1910]
    • Hydraulic gold mining, Alder gulch, near Virginia City

    • Miners sit and stand near hydraulic mining equipment at a placer mining operation in Alder gulch, Madison County, Montana. Water runs from the top of the gulch. Shows sluice boxes; water sprays from a monitor nozzle.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Packers Camp.  Po Keepsie Gulch

    • View of a mining camp with tent, clothesline, and man and woman, Poughkeepsie Gulch, San Juan County, Colorado. A man stands with a pack train of burros, they carry chairs and household goods.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Dubois St., Chase Gulch

    • View above the entrance to Chase Gulch, near Black Hawk, Colorado, with Highway 119 and North Clear Creek on the right. A large two- story house is on the right with bay windows on first floor, double hung on second, single chimney, front porch...
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    • 1971
    • Old Mill Rd., Cunningham Gulch

    • View of mining ore processing buildings in Cunningham Gulch in probably San Juan County, Colorado. Shows sheds, a tunnel opening, cribbing, and tailings piles.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • First house in Cripple Creek, Poverty Gulch

    • First house in Poverty Gulch, Cripple Creek, Colorado; house is possibly Robert Womack's cabin in Fremont (prior to Cripple Creek incorporation) or Andy Frazier's cabin in Squaw Gulch; the one-story rounded log cabin built into the hillside has a...
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    • [between 1892 and 1895]

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