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Eagle M. & M. Co. mill construction

Identifier: C Photo Album 177

Scope and Contents

Views of mill construction by the Eagle Mining and Milling Company near Belden, Eagle County, Colorado. Images of building construction, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad track and trains, the mine, an ore tram, and the Eagle River and canyon.


  • between 1908 and 1911

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

The Eagle Mining & Milling Company was the first to build a mill to process the complex ore from the Iron Mask and other mines near Belden, Colorado. The mill was located in a canyon on the Eagle River. S.N. Hicks was the owner of the property and C.H. Hanington managed the construction and operation. In 1915 the property was sold to the New Jersey Zinc Company.


1 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: R.W. Hanington.


Title supplied by cataloger.


Formerly PAFI Album # 177


Label on box reads: "Album #177 (Mining - Eagle County, Colorado)..."

Processing Information

back cover of album is detached, some prints are discolored.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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