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    • Hoist in Portland Mine

    • A hoistman, or hoisting engineer, poses in the shaft house of the Portland Mine near Victor, Teller County, Colorado. Machinery includes: the hoist, flywheel, and a hoisting engine.
    • Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Engine rooms--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895
    • Consolidated Stanley Mine

    • An interior view of the Consolidated Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A miner stands in front of a tunnel that contains hoisting equipment.
    • Consolidated Stanley Mining Company (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1910.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Consolidated Virginia Hoisting Works, Virginia City

    • View shows the Consolidated Virginia Hoisting Works complex, Virginia City (Storey County), Nevada.
    • Consolidated Virginia Hoisting Works (Nev.)--1880-1910.; Mine buildings--Nevada--Virginia City--1880-1910.; Virginia City (Nev.)--1880-1910.; Mining--Nevada--Virginia City--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Shaft house interior Central City, Colo.

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a shaft house near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes the headframe, hoist, side crank engines, and bucket.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Underground air hoist

    • Miners and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a mine near an underground air hoist or tugger, possibly near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1910 March 19

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100319
    • Cook Mine Gregory Gulch Central City, Colo.

    • Hoistmen, or hoisting engineers, pose in the shaft house of the Cook Mine, owned by the Fifty Gold Mines Company, near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes a side crank engine, hoist, gauges, and brake handles.
    • Fifty Gold Mines Corporation.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of the shafthouse and an electric hoisting motor at the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Gorham (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gorham Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.
    • February, 1914
    • Stanley Mine Idaho Springs Colo. hoist room

    • A hoisting engineer poses on a platform in the shafthouse of the Stanley Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Engines with exhaust pipes are nearby.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Stanley Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Gorham

    • Interior view of a hoisting engineer who stands at the controls of a hoist and windlass in the shafthouse of the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado.
    • Gorham (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gorham Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.
    • [between 1911 and 1914]
    • Retort of the Continental Oil Shale Mining Co., Rio Blanco Colo., their own patent plant

    • Close-up view of the brick smokestack and timber scaffolding of a Continental Oil Shale Mining Company retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows pulleys or hoisting devices and ladders above a corrugated metal building.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Refineries--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Continental Oil Shale and Refining Co., Rio Blanco Co.

    • Close-up view of the brick smokestack and timber scaffolding of a Continental Oil Shale and Refining Company retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows pulleys or hoisting devices and ladders above a corrugated metal roof.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Original whim Mollie Gibson Mine, Aspen

    • View of a whim, or capstan (mining machinery for hoisting ore) in Pitkin County, Colorado; shows wooden wheels, an axle, tailings, stairs, and a man posing.
    • Mining machinery--Colorado--Pitkin County--1910-1930.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Pitkin County--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Pitkin County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Shaft house interior

    • Hoisting equipment stands inside the shafthouse of the Caribou Mine near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The mine reportedly produced the silver ingots used to pave Eureka Street in front of the Teller House in Central City when President...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1950.; Mine shafts--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Caribou (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Nederland (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Hoisting machinery--1930-1950.; Ladders--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • 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
    • Central City, Colo

    • Hoistmen, or hoisting engineers, pose in the shaft house of a mine in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. The machinery includes a flat friction steam hoist and a friction drum.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Independence-Cripple Creek hoist room

    • Interior view of the shafthouse of the Independence Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The hoisting engineer poses near a set of levers. Another man stands near an engine and a windlass.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [March, 1896]
    • Independence-Cripple Creek hoist room

    • Interior view of the shafthouse of the Independence Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The hoisting engineer poses near a set of levers. Another man stands near an engine and a windlass.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [March, 1896]
    • Mining machinery Caribou Mill

    • A miner poses indoors near the hoist of the Caribou Mine and Mill in Boulder County, Colorado. The machinery includes cables, flywheels, and a friction drum.
    • Caribou Mine.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Caribou Shaft (Boulder County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder...
    • [between 1870 and 1874]
    • Mining hoists

    • A miner and a hoistman, or hoisting engineer, pose in a mine shaft house. Nearby machinery includes a center crank engine and friction drum.
    • Mine buildings--1870-1880.; Hoisting machinery--1870-1880.; Interiors--1870-1880.; Miners--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Lead, Homestake Mine

    • Panoramic, aerial view of mine buildings of the Homestake Mining Company in Lead (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Ore car tracks and a steel bridge connect with the tunnel of the Golden Star Mill. Shows Homestake's surface works, the Old Abe...
    • Homestake Mine (S.D.)--1900-1910.; Lead (S.D.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.; Mills--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.; Mine Buildings--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.; Mine railroads--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.;...
    • [1900?]
    • Marble mining

    • View looking northward shows men working at the first of three quarry openings of the Colorado Yule Marble Company, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows a boiler and hoisting equipment.
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1900-1910.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Yule Quarry (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • Colorado Yule Marble quarry

    • View of a Colorado Yule Marble Company quarry east side of Yule Creek, 4 miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. Channeling machines on tracks to drill vertical holes into the marble and a large metal frame used for hoisting the stone...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machinery--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Saws--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1917?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 3, 1911 January 14

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19110114
    • Lead, Homestake Mine

    • Panoramic view of Homestake Mining Company buildings, railroad tracks, houses, commercial buildings, and the Black Hills in Lead (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Shows ore tracks and the tunnel of the Golden Star Mill. Mine buildings include...
    • Homestake Mine (S.D.)--1900-1910.; Lead (S.D.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.; Mills--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.; Mine railroads--South Dakota--Lead--1900-1910.;...
    • [1900?]
    • Stacking hay on Gratton Farm, Standley Lake Basin, under E.L. Kelson

    • A man and a young girl stand near a hay stacking system in a field in Jefferson County or Adams County, Colorado. Hay is added to the stack using a hoisting fork. Shows a horse-drawn reaper and a man on a horse-drawn hay rake. A man with a hay fork...
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting machinery--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Hay--Colorado--1900-1910.; Haystacks--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909 July 14
    • Stacking hay section 19, T.I.S.R. 68W

    • Men in an open horse-drawn carriage sit next to a hay stacking system in a field in Jefferson County or Adams County, Colorado. Hay is added to the stack using a hoisting fork. Men sit on horse-drawn hay rakes. A man with a hay fork is on the hay...
    • Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting machinery--Colorado--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Hay--Colorado--1900-1910.; Haystacks--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909 July 14
    • Burlington mine

    • View of the Burlington flourspar mine complex, Boulder County, Colorado, shows tailings, the mine entrance (adit), residences, and a hoisting tower.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1960.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1960.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Burlington Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, hoisting bags up a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival. Costume includes breechcloths, body paint, and corn husks; spectators ride buggies.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; San Geronimo Fiesta (Taos Pueblo, N.M.)--1890-1900.; Taos Indians--1890-1900.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, hoisting bags up a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival. Costume includes breechcloths, body paint, and corn husks.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; San Geronimo Fiesta (Taos Pueblo, N.M.)--1890-1900.; Taos Indians--1890-1900.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mining, Mines, Gilpin County

    • Interior view of hoisting machinery, wooden ladders, and an ore car in a mine building located at the Evergreen Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Evergreen Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Denver from the Union Depot, up 17th St.

    • View looking southeast on 17th (Seventeenth) Street from Union Station, Denver, Colorado. Buildings: Arapahoe County Courthouse, First Congregational church, Arapahoe School, Tabor Opera House, St. John's Church in the Wilderness (Episcopal)....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1892]
    • Catholic Church

    • The Catholic Church in Silver Plume, Colorado, was built in 1876, and is constructed in the Carpenter Gothic style. Its signature features include: steeply pitched roof, elaborate bargeboard design (gingerbread), arched-pointed windows, and a...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Silver Plume--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1944]
    • Hoisting ore, Shurtloff mine.

    • Colorado National Guard is posted at the Shurtloff Mine during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, Cripple Creek District, Colorado. A miner stands on a platform attending a bucket of ore on a hoist.
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Cripple...
    • September 24, 1903
    • Central City. Saratoga Mine (C-46)

    • A group of miners stands in a cage inside a mine, possibly the Saratoga Mine in Russell Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado, probably in the 1880s or 1890s. Cages such as this replaced bucket hoists by the 1880s in many mines, and...
    • Mine hoisting--Colorado--Colorado--Central City--1880- 1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hoisting machinery--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Hoist, Colo.-Utah Coal Co. Mt. Harris Colo.

    • Interior view of hoisting machinery owned by the Colorado-Utah Coal Company at Mt. Harris, Colorado; machine has label: "manufactured by Litchfield Foundry and Machine."
    • Colorado-Utah Coal Company--1910-1920.; Harris, Mount (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Industry--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Interiors.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.
    • [1915?]
    • Demolition of Continental Oil Building

    • View of the demolition of the Continental Oil Building (1927; William Bowman, architect) at 1755 Glenarm Street in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. Shows cranes and heavy equipment around girders and a concrete wall, the remains...
    • Continental Oil Company--1970-1980.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Demolition.; Hoisting machinery.; Office buildings.; Continental Oil Company--Buildings--Pictorial works.; Hoisting...
    • 1978
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, hoisting re-enforcing steel

    • Construction workers unload re-enforcing steel from a railroad car at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Workers in hard hats and work clothes attach...
    • Denver Ordnance Plant--Buildings--1940-1950.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Industrial...
    • [1941?]
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. Quarries, Marble Colo.

    • Interior view of a marble quarry at the Colorado-Yule Marble Company Quarries four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; shows three channeling machines for drilling vertical holes, with channeling tracks on ledge and wooden timbers...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • Mountaineering training

    • Four Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing skills, including hoisting bundles with ropes. In the foreground, a soldier holds one end of a rope and a bundle is suspended above his head. Behind him, another soldier is holding a...
    • Military training--Colorado--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Industries construction

    • Workmen mix concrete at a construction site probably near the Alameda Avenue underpass in Denver, Colorado. Shows a crane on temporary railroad tracks and railroad engines, one of which reads: "113".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Concrete--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [1909]
    • Construction laying pipe

    • Workmen dig a trench for pipe at a construction site near South Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado. They work near a mobile hoist that is braced against the opposite side of the ditch.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Digging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [either 1909 or 1910]
    • Hoist, drum & gear, near Ward, Colo.

    • View of an abandoned cable hoist with cog wheels at an unidentified mine in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gearing--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]

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