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  Colorado

  Golden

  Mining History Association

  1400 Illinois St

  Colorado School OF Mines Library

  Golden CO     80401    

  Web   http://www.mininghistoryassociation.org/

  Description  scholars and other publish journal & Newsletter, annual meeting,

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Kind of Activity   Link List

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Industry /Profession Mining

  New or Updated     1/18/2006

Idaho Springs
Argo Gold Mill
2350 Riverside Drive
PO Box 1990
Idaho Springs CO 80452
Phone 303 567-2421
Web Site http://www.historicargotours.com/
E-mail mailto:argo2350@aol.com
Description Gold mine stamping mill, tunnel, equipment; gold panning
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Building Type Mine
Industry Profession Mining
Era 1893

Colorado
Idaho Springs
Underhill Museum
1416 Miner
Idaho Springs CO 80452
Phone 303 567-4709
Web Site *****
Description home & office of US Mineral surveyor holds mining history exhibits
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
Era 1912
New or Updated: 04/04/2003

 

  Lafayette

  Lafayette Miners Museum

  108 East Simpson Street

  Lafayette  CO   80026    

  Phone 303 665-7030

  Web Site  http://www.cityoflafayette.com/page.asp?navid=802

  Alt Web  http://www.getboulder.com/things_todo/visual_arts/va_museums.html

  Description  located in home of 1915 strike participant, features local history with

                    emphasis on mining tools and equipment

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Mining

  Era  1890

  Owner/Operator:  Lafayette Historical Society

  New or Updated:  5/15/2006

Colorado
Leadville
National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum
120 West 9th
PO Box 981
Leadville CO 80461
Phone 719 486-1229
Web Site http://www.leadville.com/miningmuseum/
E-mail mailto:nationalminingmuseum@bemail.com
Description walkthrough replica of underground mine, 23 ounce native gold specimen, 22 dioramas, hall of fame (names only online)
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Industry Profession Mining

Silver Cliff
Silver Cliff Museum
606 Main Street
Silver Cliff CO 81252
Phone
719 783-2615
Web Site
******
Description
history of mining and frontier life
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Local History
Industry /Profession
Mining
New or Updated: 04/15/2003

Colorado
Silverton
Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour
721 County Road 4A
PO Box 430
Silverton CO 81433
Phone 970 387-5444
Web Site http://www.minetour.com/
Toll Free 800 872-3009
E-mail mailto:info@minetour.com
Alt Web http://www.silverton.org/activities.html-gold
Description one hour guided tour into Galena Mountain, operating mining equipment
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
New or Updated: 04/16/2003

Telluride
Telluride Historical Museum
201 West Gregory Ave
PO Box 1597
Telluride CO 81435
Phone
970 728-3344
Web Site http://www.telluridemuseum.com/
E-mail mailto:contact@telluridemuseum.com
Description located in former hospital, underwent $2 million at the end of 1990's
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Hospital
Field of Study/Science Facility Anthropology
Industry /Profession Mining
Collection A-F Clothing
Collection N-Z Photography
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 04/19/2003

Colorado
Walsenberg
Walsenburg Mining Museum
400 Main Street
PO Box 134
Walsenberg CO 81089
Phone
719 738-1992
Web Site http://www.hchstsoc.org/
E-mail mailto:hchswmm@hchstsoc.org
Description housed in 1896 jail, museum concentrates on mining history, including unions and the coalfield wars
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Industry /Profession Mining
Era 1893
Owner/Operator: Huerfano County Historical Society
New or Updated: 04/23/2003
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