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Mining - Hydraulic - Dredges - Colorado - Clear Creek County

Identifier: C Photo Album 176

Scope and Contents

Album contains views of hydraulic mining dredges in Clear Creek County, Colorado; also includes views of Empire, Colorado, interior views of milling equipment, power plants, exterior views of buildings, various men and women, wide views of mine operations, tailings piles, roads and mountain peaks. Captions include: "Empire, Colorado," "Dumont, Colorado," "Red Elephant Mine, Lawson, Colorado," "United Hydro Electric Co. Generating Station, Georgetown, Colorado," "Idaho Springs, Colorado,"


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Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions applying to use or reproduction of images available from the Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library.


1 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.


Title from embossed plastic tape on cover.


Some images captioned by photo curator Augie Mastrogiusieppe.


Leatherette album has the word "Photographs" stamped in gold in upper left of front cover.

Processing Information

Photographs are in good condition; spine binding on volume is hanging by threads on one side.

Finding Aid for the Mining - Hydraulic - Dredges - Colorado - Clear Creek County[graphic]
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Repository Details

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

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Denver CO 80204 United States