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    • Snow in Central City

    • background. A telephone or telegraph pole stands on the street corner.; Huge piles of snow stand in front of the First National Bank at the corner of Eureka and Main street in Central City, Colorado, after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. A...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1913]
    • Unidentified mine, Boulder County

    • View of an unidentified mine in Boulder County, Colorado. Men work near piles of lumber and on a retaining wall. Shows stone retaining walls, a log retaining wall, piles of sand, a long log building with a ventilator on the roof and a stove pipe,...
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    • 1895 July 25
    • Mill site

    • View of an unidentified mill under construction in Boulder County, Colorado. Men pose on a steep hillside near piles of lumber and stand on a dirt embankment.. Shows the beginnings of a masonry foundation, a wood frame building on a log retaining...
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    • 1894 November 7
    • The old Virginius at Ouray

    • Miners pose near the shafthouse of the Virginius Mine on Mount Sneffels near Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Piles of stacked timber are on the tailings piles.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View of mine buildings, tailings piles, piles of logs, and ore cars on a narrow gauge tipple in Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Wooden, metal, and tar paper structures on a hillside are probably part of a silver mine. Cars are parked near a...
    • Grant, George Alexander, 1891-1964.
    • 1950 October 19
    • 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
    • Park Regent Mine, Creede, Colo.

    • Men pose on piles of wood near the Park Regent Mine near Creede in Teller County, Colorado. Shows tree stumps, deforested area, and logs stacked in piles. A large mine building is nearby. A woman sits on a horse.
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    • 1896 July 15
    • Bull Hill East, Vindicator

    • Men pose on mining equipment in front of the Vindicator Mine on Bull Hill in the Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County, Colorado. Shows a frame mine building with an unfinished roof, outbuildings and tailings piles. Small tailings piles and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Looking north on Grand Ave. from 1st St.

    • View of piles of mud and debris, downed utility poles and collapsed and damaged buildings, the result of the Arkansas River flood, on Grand Avenue in Pueblo, Colorado. Men stand near one of the piles of rubble. A buildings has a sign: "La Veta...
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    • [1921 June]
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • A mine shafthouse with several levels stands in the right foreground near large piles of mine tailings, probably near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several additional buildings stand in the background at the base of a hillside. Another...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • A large mine shafthouse with several levels stands in the right midground near large piles of tailings, probably near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Additional buildings stand in the background at the base of a hill. Another mine...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1899 and 1920?]
    • Large hogan for medicine sing

    • View of a large Native American (Navajo) hogan, possibly a medicine lodge at Shiprock, New Mexico; the hogan door frame is draped with a blanket on either side; wooden handled hoes are propped up on either side of the doorway; large piles of wood...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1908?]
    • River bridges at Pueblo from north end

    • View of an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe railroad bridge and a wrecked Denver & Rio Grande Western railroad bridge with piles of wreckage from the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Men stand and pose on piles of debris and...
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    • 1921 June
    • Sand piles, Washington Park beach

    • A group of smiling children bury their friends in sand piles at Washington Park. Swimmers and observers crowd the shore of Smith Lake. People in bathing suits stand on the pier and on the beach. Shows the diving platform, bikes, and baby carriages.
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    • Pando, Camp Hale construction

    • A construction worker, surrounded by piles of wood, uses a table saw at Camp Hale in the Pando Valley (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows workers, parked automobiles and buildings. The men wear hats, gloves and overalls.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1942?]
    • Big snow of December 1913

    • A young boy poses in front of a tall snowman next to a snowcovered post, downtown Denver, Colorado. Snow piles have American flags stuck in them for decoration. The sidewalks are cleared, while the street shows deep snow heavily tracked. Signs...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • December 1913
    • Mining, Wapiti Saw Mill at Bull Creek

    • Loggers work at Wapiti Saw Mill on Bull Creek, Breckenridge, Colorado. Two men hold a crosscut saw; horses pull a large log. Shows piles of lumber and logs strewn about, wood frame buildings and snow covered mountains in the distance.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • So. Platte Dr. Co. gen. view

    • View of the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge probably near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Tailings piles are nearby.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes; some cabins under...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • East from Iron Springs Station

    • A Colorado Midland Railway train vents smoke as it approaches the Iron Springs trestle near Manitou Springs in El Paso County, Colorado. The depot and dirt piles are by railroad tracks in Englemann Canyon.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Matchless Mine dedication

    • Men and women in raincoats and holding umbrellas gather outside of Baby Doe Tabor's cabin at the Matchless Mine near Leadville (Lake County) Colorado. The wood cabin has a tin roof. A headframe is beside the cabin. Tailings piles are in the...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Silver Lake Mill & Aspen Mine near Silverton, Colo.

    • View of the buildings of the Silver Lake Mill in Arrastra Gulch (San Juan County), Colorado. The mill is on a steep hillside and has dormer windows and multiple windows near ore piles. Shows smokestacks, a tipple, and frame buildings of probably...
    • Worthington, C. R.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ore on a conveyor

    • View of the interior of a covered conveyor. Piles of ore are on the belt.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Bridge on Helena & Northern approaching Marysville

    • Construction workers in sack suits and overcoats, hold shovels and pose on a Helena and Northern Railroad (a Northern Pacific short line) trestle under construction in Marysville (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. The high, wooden trestle is over a...
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    • 1887 October
    • Water supply ditch, So. Platte Dr. Co.

    • View of a ditch that leads to the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Parker County). Gravel tailing piles are nearby and mountains are in the distance. Shows part of the dredge.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Big snow of December 1913

    • Pedestrians walk along a snow cleared sidewalk near the Albany Hotel, Seventeenth (17th) Street, Denver, Colorado. Tall piles of snow and ice chunks are in the street. A man with a shovel shows in distance across the street from the Equitable...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • December 1913
    • The Bassick mine

    • View of the mill building, portal, stacks of timber, miners, and tailings piles at the Bassick mine, Custer County, Colorado.
    • Emery, C. E. (Charles E.)
    • [between 1860 and 1880?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • above the empty elementary school lot and next to St. Paul's Episcopal Church. The tops of the Granite House and Knights of Pythias building are visible across the street from the livery in the left midground. A man stands next to a set of wagon...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1898?]
    • Pueblo flood

    • A view of the debris and damage left by the Arkansas River flood, probably near Union Avenue and Santa Fe Street, in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows a damaged brick building, piles of debris and a building with adjacent cement silos...
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    • [1921]
    • View of Bowerman

    • A dirt road leads into the settlement of Bowerton, Colorado (Gunnison County); shows tents pitched among small cabins and log piles among the valley grasses.
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    • [1900?]
    • London Mine Shaft House 1938

    • The wood shafthouse of the London Mine stands on a hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A large shrub stands in the foreground in front of piles of tailings.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1938?]
    • Perigo Mill in Gilpin County

    • Large piles of wood are stacked at the side of the Perigo Mill in Gilpin County, Colorado. The mill has several levels, and two large smokestacks supported by wires protrude from the roof. Several smaller smokestacks also protrude from the roof. A...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Georgetown

    • Aerial view of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows houses, commercial buildings, mine tailings piles and the two story, brick schoolhouse.
    • Messick, Turner B.
    • [between 1935 and 1940?]
    • So. Platte Dr. Co.

    • View of an extended arm and conveyor belt on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Gravel tailing piles are on the ground at the end of the mechanical arm.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Gregory Gulch

    • View of businesses, frame mine buildings and head frames on a hillside in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. People are in the arched doorway of the Gregory Store beside a horse-drawn wagon. Shows tailings piles on a treeless...
    • Reed, W. H.
    • 1879
    • Odd Fellow bldg.

    • Third in a series of progress documentation views of the construction of the International Order of Odd Fellows Hall, Main Street, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Several men are the foundation area of the construction site. The area is dug up...
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    • [1897]
    • 1913 storm

    • View along Tremont Street, Denver, Colorado, shows electric trolley car 307 on street lined with deep piles of snow from a December snow storm. Trinity Church shows in distance.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1913
    • Brownville near Georgetown

    • These mining sheds are possibly near Brownsville, in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Large piles of cordwood line the dirt roads among the sheds and dwellings, all situated on a steep, rocky slope.
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    • [between 1886 and 1898]
    • Salida construction site

    • View of a two-story brick house under construction, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, includes a hip metal roof, wooden bay, gauge arches and chimneys with lumber and stone piles in the foreground.
    • Meigs.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • American Smelting and Refining

    • A view of the American Smelting and Refining building in Pueblo, Colorado. Shows factory buildings, piles of working material, railroad tracks and smoke stacks.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Lead, S.D.

    • Panoramic view of Homestake Mining Company gold mine buildings, commercial buildings, and houses and the Black Hills in Lead (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Shows St. Patrick's Catholic Church and the First Methodist Church, partly visible across...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Gold Prince Mines, Mastodon Gulch

    • View of the remains of buildings and structures at the Gold Prince Mine in the Mastodon Gulch Mining District, San Juan County, Colorado. Shows a dirt road, a stream, tailings, piles of rubble and a partially intact wood frame building.
    • Bachman, Al.
    • 1969
    • Intersection of Tomichi Ave.

    • A man wears a cowboy hat with a domed crown and a vest and poses near lumber piles in the intersection of Tomichi Avenue and Pine Street in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows the hipped tower of the Pine Street School and the "Outcalt...
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    • [1882]
    • 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 the T. J. Grier residence beside ore car tracks, bridge, and the tunnel of the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Road to Rollinsville

    • Two mine shafthouses stand in the midground with piles of tailings next to them near Rollinsville, a mining district in Gilpin County, Colorado. A portion of another building stands in the left midground.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1899?]
    • American Smelting and Refining

    • A view of the American Smelting and Refining building in Pueblo, Colorado. Shows factory buildings, piles of work materials, railroad tracks, smoke stacks and a pile of broken rocks on railroad tracks.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Denver, Union Station, great snowstorm

    • A railroad train with two locomotives sits in Union Station after a snowstorm in Denver, Colorado. Shows piles of snow on platform and a watchman's tower.
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • 1913 December

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