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    • Denver, Snowstorms

    • A line of men with shovels and pickaxes work to remove snow after the snowstorm of 1913 in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1913 December
    • Main cut, Racine Boy (?) mine, Silver Cliff, Custer County

    • View of miners standing in front of the main cut for the Racine Boy mine, Silver Creek (Custer County), Colorado. They are using wheelbarrows, pickaxes, and sledgehammers.
    • Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Colo. mining near Buena Vista, Col. Midland R.R. series.

    • View of a mine shaft near Buena Vista (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a winch, wheelbarrow, pickaxes and a shovel.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • The Golden Eagle Mine

    • Men and a woman pose at the entrance to the Golden Eagle Mine possibly near Palmer Lake in Colorado. A stuffed golden eagle is mounted on a piece of wood above the mine opening. The woman wears a long dress with a velvet panel, a jacket, a flat...
    • Eagles--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining equipment--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.; Taxidermy--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1892 and 1901?]
    • Gold mining, Colorado, Buena Vista

    • Close up view of a mine shaft near Buena Vista (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a winch or windlass, a wheelbarrow, pickaxes and a shovel near a mine shaft in the ground. Buckets and ropes are beside trees.
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Buena Vista--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Off for the mines

    • Two miners pose with five loaded burros, Huerfano County, Colorado. Burros carry planks, barrels, stovepipes, wheelbarrow, shovels, pickaxes, and boxes of goods.
    • Huerfano County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Pack...
    • 1899
    • The Golden Eagle Mine

    • Men and a woman pose near a steep rocky slope and the entrance to the Golden Eagle Mine possibly near Palmer Lake in Colorado. A stuffed golden eagle is mounted on a piece of wood above the mine opening. The woman wears a long dress and men wear...
    • Eagles--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.; Taxidermy--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1892 and 1901?]
    • M.I.F. Blacksmith shop, Miner's Basin

    • Men work in an outdoor blacksmith shop in Miners Basin in the La Sal Mountains (Grand County), Utah. Shows an anvil, a bellows and a forge, pickaxes, hammers, and a woodpile. An Ouray Herald newspaper is on the ground.
    • Grand County (Utah)--1890-1900.; La Sal Mountains (Utah)--1890-1900.; Miners Basin (Grand County, Utah : Valley)--1890-1900.; Blacksmithing--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.; Blacksmiths--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.; Forge shops--Utah--Grand...
    • 1897 August 10
    • Going to work, Miners Basin, La Sal Mt's.

    • Miners pose with tools in Miners Basin in the La Sal Mountains (Grand County), Utah. Shows pickaxes, a rifle, a shovel, a metal pan, and trees.
    • Grand County (Utah)--1890-1900.; La Sal Mountains (Utah)--1890-1900.; Miners Basin (Grand County, Utah : Valley)--1890-1900.; Miners--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.; Mining--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.; Trees--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.
    • 1897 August 10
    • Guarding 500 lbs of amalgam, Cottonwood Placers

    • Nine men and one boy of probably the Cottonwood Placer Company stand and sit in front of a building and hold weapons in Pinon (Montrose County), Colorado. Weapons include: a Sharp's double barrel shotgun, a Winchester M1873 carbine, and a...
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--People--1890-1900.; Pinon (Montrose County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Guards--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Sep. 8
    • Underground coal mine, Colo.-Utah Coal Co.

    • View of five miners in an underground coal mine owned by the Colorado-Utah Coal Company at Mt. Harris, Colorado; shows miners holding drills and pickaxes, a hatchet propped against a rock, and trolley tracks.
    • Colorado-Utah Coal Company--1910-1920.; Mount Harris (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal miners--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.
    • [1917?]
    • Men in tunnel with tools

    • Men pose at a tunnel, probably part of the Gunnison Tunnel Project in Montrose County, Colorado. Men wear suits or overalls, wide-brimmed hats, caps, and work boots. A box of dynamite sticks is on the ground in the tunnel. Tools are lean against...
    • Gunnison Tunnel (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Tunnels--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1909?]
    • The Watson tunnel

    • Five men stand outside a mine tunnel entrance, Teller County, Colorado. Two men hold pickaxes. One man, with a candle headlamp, stands behind a cart full of coal on rails. The surrounding landscape includes cut and standing trees.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [1895 or 1896?]
    • Colo-Utah Supply Co. Coal Mine, Harris Colo., Denver & Salt Lake R. R.

    • View of miners in a coal mine owned by the Colorado-Utah Supply Company (founded by George and Byron Harris) in Mt. Harris, Colorado (reached via the Moffat Road); two miners stand in cavern holding pickaxes and wearing headlamps, another man wears...
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Mount Harris (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • [1915?]
    • Colo.-Utah Coal Co. Mine, Mt. Harris Colo.

    • Interior view of a coal mine owned by the Colorado-Utah Coal Company at Mt. Harris, Colorado; six miners pose in the shaft holding a shovel, pickaxes and a drill.
    • Colorado-Utah Coal Company--1910-1920.; Harris, Mount (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal miners--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Industry--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Mining...
    • [1915?]
    • Colo-Utah Supply Co. Coal Mine, Harris Colo., Denver & Salt Lake R. R.

    • View of two coal miners in a coal mine owned by the Colorado- Utah Supply Company in Mt. Harris, Colorado (reached via the Moffat Road); the miners sit on rocks, holding pickaxes and wearing headlamps.
    • Mount Harris (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Mount Harris--1910-1920.
    • [1915?]
    • Extension of ditch for Gold Queen Placers

    • Miners work on what is identified as a Gold Queen placer ditch, probably near the San Miguel River (Montrose County or San Miguel County) Colorado. Men pose on piles of gravel on a hillside and carry pickaxes, shovels, and sledgehammers.
    • Ditches--Colorado--1880-1900.; Construction--Colorado--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1886 and 1895?]

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