Lot 160 of 455:
Four photos of Colorado mines & towns  

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Four original photographs of mines and mining towns in Colorado


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Various sizes on original mounts.

Includes views of Georgetown, Silver Plume, Idaho Springs, etc.

  • "Georgetown, Colorado." Albumen photograph, captioned in the negative. Imprint of Alex. Martin, Rocky Mountain Views, Denver, Colo. on verso.10.5x15.3 cm on original mount(A little fading to image.)
  • "Silver Plume and its Mines, Colo." Albumen photograph, captioned in the negative. Imprint of Alex. Martin, Rocky Mountain Views, Denver, Colo. in margin of mount. 10.6x18.8 cm on original mount.
  • "Silver Belle & Pay Master Mines Red Mtn." Albumen photograph, later ink caption on mount verso. 10x16.3 cm on later mount. (Fading to image). 
  • "Jackson Concentrating Works" - sign on roof of building. Ink caption on verso: "W.D. Robertson and Orville Campbell, Idaha [sic] Springs, Colo. July 12th '06" with later pencil caption "Gem Mining Col, Entrance to Chicago Crest Gulch." Silver photograph. 9x11.4 cm, on original mount. (Some fading to image.)

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