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TELLURIDE WILKINSON LIBRARY


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THE TELLURIDE WATCH

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TELLURIDE MINING HISTORY
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Mining History Network
Numerous mining history sources


Mark Leier, Labor Historian
"These lives may have been raw,
but it's important to know their sweat,
blood and dreams if we are to know all
of our history. They fought to make our
lives better and their example can be an
inspiration for the issues we face."

The Corpse on Boomerang Road:
Telluride's War on Labor 1899-1908

[ISBN: 1-932738-02-9, cloth, 377pp; photos, maps] A nonfiction exposé of the corporate persecution of labor in Colorado 100 years ago


Western Reflections Publishing Company
P.O. Box 1149
Lake City, CO 81235
1-800-993-4490
Fax: 970-944-0273
Email: publisher@westernreflectionspublishing.com
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HISTORICAL PRESERVATION
1910
COLORADO HISTORICAL SOCIETY

OFFICE OF ARCHAEOLOGY AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION

email: oahp@chs.state.co.us
225 E. 16th Ave., Suite 950
Denver CO 80203
Phone: 303.866.3395
Fax: 303.866.2041


ALPINE ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONSULTANTS, INC.
P.O. Box 2075
900 South Townsend Ave.
Montrose, CO 81402-2075
Phone: 970-249-6761
Fax: 970-249-8482
email: info@AlpineArchaeology.com

GRAND MESA, UNCOMPAHGRE, &
GUNNISON NATIONAL FORESTS

Regional Office, Delta, Colorado
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MINING MUSEUMS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL
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National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum -
Leadville, Colorado

Historic Argo Gold Mine Mill and Museum
The Argo Gold Mine, Mill and Museum is a National Historic Site in Colorado

Idaho Museum of Mining & Geology,
Boise, Idaho

Wallace District Mining Museum, Idaho
The Wallace District Mining Museum
captures the flavor of the mining industry
in Northern Idaho from the days of the
early gold rush.

Bisbee Mining and Historical Museum
Bisbee, Arizona

Black Hills Mining Museum
features historic photographs as well as
working models, a wide variety of mining
and local history exhibits,
and a simulated mine tour.

Tonopah Historic Mining Park
Visitors can now walk across
the top of the richest mine in
the Tonopah District, Nevada.

Last Chance Mining Museum,
Juneau, Alaska
Located in the historic compressor building
associated with the former Alaska Juneau
Gold Mining Company which operated in
Juneau from 1912 until 1944.

Sterling Hill Mining Museum
Located in Ogdensburg, New Jersey.
Provides an overview of the museum
and the mine, tour details, requirements,
and fees.

Mine and Mining Museum
at Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England
gives the visitor the opportunity to go
450ft down one of the oldest working
mines in England.

Durham Mining Museum
Information on Haswell village,
the colliery and its history, and hosts the
Durham Mining Museum website.
Includes events diary.

The Scottish Mining Museum
At Lady Victoria Colliery, founded to
preserve and present Scotland's mining heritage.

The Museum of Lead Mining
Scotland's only former lead mine at
Wanlockhead in South West Scotland.

BC Museum of Mining National Historic Site,
Britannia Beach, British Columbia
BC's greatest underground adventure at
beautiful Britannia Beach.
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MINERS' MEMORIALS, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL
Miners' Memorial in Immigrant Park,
Pittsburgh, Kansas

Westray Miners Memorial Park
The Westray Coal Mine exploded
on 9 May 1992 New Glasgow,
Pictou County, Nova Scotia
Location: At the eastern end of
Park Street in New Glasgow

Workers Monument Trenton,
Pictou County, Nova Scotia
Location: Steeltown Centennial Park,
Park Road, Trenton

The National Coal Miners' Memorial
Located in Nellis, West Virginia.
This page was created and is updated
by the students of Sherman High School
the Honors Computer Class.

Memorial to Albert "Ginger" Goodwin
Ginger Goodwin led the first strike in
Canada for an eight-hour workday.
In June 21, 2003 a ceremony at the
grave of this labor martyr commemorated
him on the 18th annual Miner's
Memorial Day in Cumberland,
British Columbia, Canada

INDUSTRIAL WORKERS OF THE WORLD
The Mining Memorial. Butte, Montana
This memorial is located in
far Uptown Butte (in the small
town of Walkerville). The memorial
honors the 169 miners who were
burned to death in the nation's
largest hard-rock mining disaster.
On July 8, 1917, a fire was accidentally
ignited in the Speculator Mine -
which started more than 2000
feet below ground.

Miners' Memorial
dedicated to honor the Coal Miners of
South Sebastian County, Arkansas.
Coal Miners were the heart of our
heritage that we enjoy today

Labor Landmarks
A site listing labor landmarks, graves, and memorials

Coal Miners Memorial
Arden No. 1 Mine,
Arden, Chartiers Twp.,
Washington, Washington County,
Pennsylvania, USA

Muirkirk Miners Memorial,
Scotland Scottish First Minister
Opens Muirkirk Miners Memorial

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