Body of miner killed in avalanche is removed by sled - Sneffels Colorado

  

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Body of miner killed in avalanche is removed by sled - Sneffels Colorado


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Related Town: Sneffels, Colorado

Year: ca1890

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Description: Men pose with a sled with snowshoes, and the covered body of a dead miner killed in an avalanche, in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. They stand in front of the George R. Porter general store and post office. The line of men hold a rope that is connected to the sled and a man's waist. Snow covers the ground.

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A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain

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