"Independence Mine" by Stewarts Commercial Photographers, ca. 1965. Copyright Pikes Peak Library District, courtesy of Special Collections. Image Number: 013-1098.

Independence Mine in the Cripple Creek Mining District. Originally owned by Winfield Scott Stratton, the mine ceased operations in the 1930s.

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