Nice cabinet photograph of a group of miners and likely investors standing in front of the entrance to the Forest Queen Gold Mining & Tunnel Company gold mine. The Forest Queen is a gold mine located in Boulder County, Colorado. Some miners are posed with a loaded ore cart and two men in suits stand bye. Photo by Paul Balsiger & Co of Denver Colorado. Was a photographer based in Denver.
He worked for Denver photographer, Frederick E. Post, before taking a position with William Henry Jackson. Around 1900 Balsiger and his sister opened their own studio which they operated for about a decade. The Denver Post frequently published his work.
9 ½" x 7 ¾". Trimmed right to the image edges. Photographers stamp on the back very faded. Nice clean and sharp sepia image.Very mild edge wear on the mount. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Photographs". The seller is "apftp" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.