Colorado Mining History in Images

 

 

Books

 

 

 

 

 Support independent publishing: Buy this book on Lulu.

 

Spine artwork

 

 

New book cover artwork

 

 

New book back cover artwork

 

Over one thousand early Colorado photographs.

A reference book on early Colorado photography.

 

 Support independent publishing: Buy this book on Lulu.

 

Copyright Year: 2013 Miningbureau.com
Edition: First Edition
Language: English
Country: United States
Keywords: Colorado, Mining, History, stereo photography, Views.

 

6" x 9", perfect binding, 80# white interior paper,

Black ink, 100# white exterior paper,

 full-color exterior ink

500 Pages 100+ full size half stereoviews, CDV's, and Cabinet cards.

 

 

 

 

 

Other published books with photographs

from the Keller miningbureau Collection.


 

 

The Trail of Gold and Silver:

Mining in Colorado, 1859-2009

Publisher: University Press of Colorado

ISBN-13: 978-0870819575

 

 


 

Ozark Teacher 

Autobiography of Charles W. Pierce 1866-1955

Billie Louise Bentzen & Lee S. Tabor, editors

Third Edition

Published by

Billie Louise Bentzen & Lee S. Tabor, editors

Berlin Massachusetts U.S.A.

 

 


Gold Dust, Dreams & Life of a Miner

True Short Stories & Gold Mining Adventures From the Secret Diary of Alvin Mosch.

Owner and Operator of the World Famous Phoenix Gold Mine

Volume 1

Alvin Mosch

Editing by Jim Jessurun

 

 


 

 


 

Available NOW!

  Support independent publishing: buy this book on Lulu.

  Colorado Mining History in Images

Colorado in Depth

 

A MILLION DOLLARS IN GOLD

65 Tons of gold bullion at Platte Station Colorado

Gurnsey 1879 Silver ore ready for transport by train at the Platte Station in South Park Colorado Shown is 65 tons of silver bullion, and 10 tons of silver ore in the sacks near the building. 

 

 

FORTUNE SEEKERS

Fortune seekers during the Colorado Gold Rush 1859

Miner's at the miner's exchange at Red Cliff Colorado.

 

 

MILES OF UNDERGROUND WORKINGS

Underground Mine workings, Ore cars, and cages.

Etching of miner's working underground.

 

 

AND THE RUGGED ROCKY MOUNTAINS


Back cover of new book titled: Colorado mining History in Images.

 

Step back into the past through historic photographs

 and explore Colorado's Rich Heritage

 by examining early three dimensional stereographs.

 

  Support independent publishing: buy this book on Lulu.

 

Title: Colorado Mining History in Images

Category: History
Description: Colorado's Mining History in Images documenting the 1859 Gold Rush through vintage stereo photography.


Copyright Year: 2006 Miningbureau.com
Edition: First Edition
Language: English
Country: United States
Keywords: Colorado, Mining, History, stereo photography , stereoscopic, stereoviews

Cost: $124.50

8.5" x 11", perfect binding, 80# white interior paper,

full-color interior ink, 100# white exterior paper,

 full-color exterior ink

360 Pages 300+ full size stereoviews.

 


Many early mining camps and boomtowns are shown in the book including Central City, Black Hawk, Ouray, Telluride, Silverton, Durango, Silver Plume, Georgetown, Leadville, Montezuma, Lulu, Alma, Breckenridge, Aspen, Independence, Silver Cliff, Fairplay.


Photographs from the following photographer's are included in the book, Reed & McKenny, W.G. Chamberlain, Kilburn Brothers, W.H. Jackson, C. Weitfle, Brisbois, Barnhouse, Luke & Wheeler, J. Thurlow, Alexander Martin, B.H. Gurnsey.


Items included in the book are Prospectors, Drilling, Blasting, stereoviews, Grubstakes, Claims, Pack trains, pack mules, tourism, mining operations, Railroads, settlements outposts encampments boomtowns.

 

Key Benefits

  • Educational Colorado History 1859 Gold Rush
  • Reference photographs
  • Cool and fun viewing 3-D images

 

Pricing

Description SKU # Price
BOOK sku-1 124.50
Shipping    
Total    

 

 

 

  Support independent publishing: buy this book on Lulu.

 


The contents of this site may not be reproduced in any form without the written permission of the Keller Collection.

All original materials, text, and digital images 

Copyright 1990-2014  Keller Miningbureau Collection 

All rights reserved.

 

 

Send mail to steve@miningbureau.com with questions or comments about this web site.
 Copyright 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 MININGBUREAU.COM
All Rights Reserved