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  • Aspen and the Leadville Limestone 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2019-01-17
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, takes a tour through geologic time and explains events leading to the formation of the Leadville Limestone and the mineralization of the Aspen area.
  • History and geology of Aspen 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2019-01-31
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, discusses the minerals and mining history of Aspen and describes events and people that helped shape the town of Aspen.
  • Leadville : the silver boom 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-10-16
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, discusses the mining history of Leadville, the geology and mineralization of the area, and events leading up to the Leadville Silver Boom.
  • Leadville : base metals and gold 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-10-23
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, discusses the history of mining in Leadville from the silver boom through the early 1990s.
  • Leadville : the parade of people 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-10-30
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, provides an overview of the people who helped shape Leadville history, from mine owners and geologists to politicians, merchants, and entertainers.
  • History of the Gilman mining district 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-08-02
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, talks about the history of the Gilman mining district. This lecture provides an overview of the mineralization in this area and includes information about zinc ...
  • Geology of the Gilman mining district 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-08-09
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, explains the geologic history of Gilman and goes on to describe the minerals found in the area.
  • History of the Creede mining district 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-06-14
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, talks about the history of the Creede mining district. This lecture includes details about the people, mines, and ores associated with the development of this ...
  • Geology of the Creede mining district 

    Contributor:Raines, Ed; Colorado School of Mines. Geology Museum; Colorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
    Date:2018-06-21
    Ed Raines, a geologist, mineralogist, and mining historian, explains the history of our understanding of silicic volcanism as it applies to studies of the geology of Creede. Ed describes the volcanism and the formation ...