SHS-P.2014.367-11 - Photograph

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Catalog Number SHS-P.2014.367-11
Object Name Photograph
Title Water diversion project headgate, Gold Pan Mining Company placer mining operations south of Breckenridge (Colo.)-early 1900s
Description Water diversion headgate for placer and hydraulic mining operations run by the Gold Pan Mining Company and Machine Shops, near the southern outskirts of the town of Breckenridge, Colorado. The nearly four mile long Maggie Ditch/Gold Pan Ditch and connecting pipeline brought water from Indiana Gulch, Pennsylvania Gulch, and the Blue River. Gold Pan Company manager George H. Evans (left) and shops superintendent Bob Gore (right) stand at the water's edge.
Collection Summit Historical Society Collection
Date early 1900s
Place Breckenridge (Colo.)
People Evans, George H.
Gore, Robert
Search Terms Gold Pan Mining Company
Subjects Clothing & dress
Flumes
Hills
Hydraulic mining
Men
Miners
Mining
Rivers
Web Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/

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