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Colorado mining districts in general were well railroaded; some were actually over-railroaded. Larger lines swallowed…

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At the same time, Colorado mining had its bright spots. San Juan and the Gunnison…

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Colorado’s “Baby Railroad,” as the narrow-gauge D&RG was called, arrived in Leadville in 1880, at…

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As the tide of Colorado mining ebbed and flowed in the 1880s, many Coloradans scrambled…