• Crusher at Climax Molybdenum Mine 

        Contributor:Colorado Digitization Project; National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum; E.C. Kropp Company
        Date:1955?-1975?
        The Climax Mine worked one of the largest molybdenum deposits in the world and extracted some 470 million tons of ore. Claims were staked on Bartlett Mountain, Colorado in 1879 for what was later (in 1895) identified as ...
      • Buzzyman at Climax Molybdenum mine 

        Contributor:Colorado Digitization Project; National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum; E.C. Kropp Company
        Date:1955?-1975?
        The photograph shows a miner operating a "buzzy" drill underground at Climax. The Climax Mine worked one of the largest molybdenum deposits in the world and extracted some 470 million tons of ore. Claims were staked on ...