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    • Building destroyed by a flood

    • View of a building destroyed by a flood, either Cherry Creek or the South Platte River, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
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    • On the Arkansas

    • View of the Arkansas River after a flood, near (probably) Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado; washed out banks and a fallen tree are by sand bars.
    • Arkansas River--1890-1900.; Pueblo County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Pueblo County--1890-1900.
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    • A view of west Denver C.T. during the flood in 1864

    • View of flooded Cherry Creek and inundated buildings in Denver, Colorado, Shows brick and frame houses and commercial buildings. Signs read "American House," "Commonwealth," and "J.G. Vawter & Co." The South Platte River and the Front Range are in...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Floods.; Houses.
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    • On the St. Charles

    • View of the Saint Charles River near Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado; washed out banks and a fallen tree are by sand bars.
    • Saint Charles River (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo County--1890-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Pueblo County--1890-1920.
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    • Black Hawk flood scene

    • Men stand near rubble filled main street after a flood in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Broken telephone and utility poles, mud and rock fill the street. Signs on businesses read: "Colorado House" and "Gilpin Hotel." The school and...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Debris.; Floods.; Hotels.
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    • Flood scene, engine of Mo. P. passenger train no. 14, engine no. 6405, Pueblo

    • A man poses beside a wrecked Missouri and Pacific Railroad locomotive on washed out tracks after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows piles of rubble, lumber and railroad axles near Denver & Rio Grande Western and...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Missouri Pacific Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas...
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    • D.& R.G. bridge over Arkansas River, Portland

    • People and a dog stand on a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad bridge over the Arkansas River in Portland (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows fast moving water in the Arkansas River blurred by motion.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Portland (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Portland--1920-1930.; Railroad...
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    • Portland, Colo., looking southeast, depot on left

    • Mud, silt and debris are on probably Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad tracks in Portland (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande Western tracks nearby, houses and the passenger depot with a hipped roof.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Portland (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
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    • Black Hawk flood scene

    • A man with a horse-drawn wagon and men with shovels and a wheelbarrow pose on main street after a flood in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Mud and rock fill the street, part of the street has washed away.. A sign on a business reads: "Baths."...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets.; Debris.; Floods.
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    • Cherry Creek at time of flood Blake St. Denver

    • A man stands on the edge of Cherry Creek as it floods Blake Street in Denver, Colorado. A building is nearby.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Denver

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood, Denver, Colorado. A sign on a building reads: "Commonwealth".
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Denver

    • Men and women stand near the edge of Cherry Creek as it floods the streets near 16th (Sixteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. A sign on a nearby building reads: "Drugs, Chemicals, Oils, Paints, Brushes, & Glass".
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Denver - early days flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows torrents of water and a frame building.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Denver - early days flood

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood. Storefront signs read: "Ladies Emporium" and "Denver Meat Market." The first U.S. Denver Branch Mint has a tower with battlements; a horse is in the foreground.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Flood - Cherry Creek

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, streets, and water. Signs read: "J. G. Vawter & Co." and "Commonwealth."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May
    • Flood - Cherry Creek

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings and torrents of water.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May
    • Denver C.T.

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, a corral, horse, and sheds. The first U.S. Denver Branch Mint is to the side; signs read: "Ladies Emporium," "Metropolitan Billiard Hall," and "F. A. Brocker Groceries."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 13
    • Cherry Creek flood

    • View of (possibly) Cherry Creek flood damage in Denver, Colorado; shows grasses and reeds.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 13
    • Great flood in Denver, May 19th, 1864

    • View of frame and brick commercial buildings and houses near downtown Denver, Colorado and the flooded South Platte River and Cherry Creek. People stand beside Cherry Creek near a brick building with a sign that reads: "Drugs, Chemicals, Paints,...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • Denver flood

    • View of brick and frame houses and commercial buildings in Denver and Auraria during a Cherry Creek and South Platte River flood. A brick house near the standing water of Cherry Creek has a gabled rood and gingerbread details. Signs on flooded...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • West Denver during the flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, streets, and water. People watch from the water's edge; signs read: "Commonwealth," "J. G. Vawter & Co," "J. B. Doyle & Co," "Keller House," "American House," and "Bell's Boarding...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • Flood - Cherry Creek 148 Larimer looking SW

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, people, streets, and water. Signs read: "Tremont House," "Groceries," "American House," and "Devor's Corner."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Great flood in Denver, May 19th, 1864

    • People and horses stand beside an eroded Larimer street during a flood of Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado. Shows brick and frame commercial buildings in Auraria and the flooded South Platte River. Piles of probably people's belongings are beside a...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • Denver flood

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings and houses. Storefront signs read: "Tremont House" and "Groceries."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Flood of May 19, 1864

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings and houses. Storefront signs read: "Tremont House" and "Groceries."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Denver, 1864

    • Panoramic view of brick and frame commercial buildings in downtown Denver, Colorado and the flooded South Platte River nearby. Shows the brick Denver Mint building at 16th (Sixteenth) Street and Market Street and businesses on probably Larimer...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Blake St. looking up

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings and people.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Blake St. looking up

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings, retaining walls, and people. A sign reads: "Brown's Star Bakery."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Holliday St. looking up

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings, retaining walls, and people.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Lawrence St. looking down

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings, retaining walls, bridge ruins, and people. Signs read: "Brown's Star Bakery" and "Leather Shoes Wool Pelts, Robes & Tallow."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Retaining...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Larimer St. looking down

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows brick storefronts, bridge fragments, and the confluence of Cherry Creek and the South Platte River.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Cherry Creek flood - Larimer Street

    • View of Cherry Creek flood damage in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows Larimer Street, a cupola, a destroyed bridge, horse car tracks, and people. Signs read: "West Lindell," "Colorado State Lottery," "Brown's Star Bakery,"...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Larimer Street

    • View of Cherry Creek flood damage in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver; shows Larimer Street, a cupola, a destroyed bridge, horse car tracks, and people. Signs read: "West Lindell," "Colorado State Lottery," "Brown's Star Bakery," "Denver Marble...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows torrents of water, the Larimer Street bridge, and City Hall.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1885 July 25
    • The flood, Main St. Walsenburg

    • View of Cucharas River flooding Main Street, Walsenburg, Huerfano County, Colorado; business district has barber poles and signs: "Restaurant," "New York Clothing House," "World Printing Office," "L. W. Burtch, County Surveyor," and "The Club."
    • Cucharas River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Walsenburg (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Walsenburg--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Walsenburg--1900-1910.
    • 1886
    • Damaged by flood Aug. 10th, '87

    • View of flood damage to the Methodist church, Black Hawk, Colorado, 1887; the brick building shows damage to right and left doors, windows, and roof. Loose timber and plywood are piled up in center; a wagon is at near right corner; loosely strewn...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • The Flood Blackhawk, Aug. 10, '87

    • View of Gregory Street, Black Hawk, Colorado, during the flood of August 1887. "The Cheap Cash Store" is on the left along with the many stores that lined Gregory Street. A man in trenchcoat and bowler hat stands on the right of the photo. Three...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • 1887 Aug. 10
    • The Flood, Black Hawk

    • View is west on Gregory Street, Black Hawk, Colorado, of flood waters as they descend to North Clear Creek. On left are two shops used as barbers, ice cream stores, confectionaries and antique shops. Second floors of these buildings were...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • 1887 August 12
    • Children standing near a creek in Central City, Colorado

    • Children in Central City, Colorado, stand next to a rocky stream. The three boys and two girls are dressed in summer clothes and are wearing hats. The terrain around them is rocky and the soil seems to have been eroded away by water. Above them...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Main Street after the flood of 1893

    • Workmen with shovels and picks on Main Street around 3:45 p.m. as pedestrians watch them clear the street after the flood. The men are wearing hats and workclothes; the onlookers are wearing suits and dresses, two are carrying umbrellas. Main...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Central City flood before 1895

    • View of flood of Central City, Colorado. Water rushes past the intersection of Eureka and Main streets, as people stand on the sidewalk on Eureka street and watch the water. Visible landmarks include the Miller block, the Hense block, and the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Looking W. from top of flour mill. No. 125

    • Freight cars and a frame railroad shed are surrounded by flood water in Boulder, Colorado. People stand on the washed out street ends at both sides of the floodplain. A frame dwelling among trees has been dislodged from its foundation, and a...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Decoration Day flood havoc in south Longmont

    • Looking south from the Colorado Central Railroad crossing at Main Street of the Decoration Day Flood of 1894 over the river bottom, south of Longmont, Colorado. A man in a horse-drawn carriage and another mounted on horseback make their way...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Longmont--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • East from 16th Street

    • A river of water flows down 16th (Sixteenth) Street during the flood of 1894 in Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. People stand inside of the house shaded by trees on the edge of the slope of the river. Trees are visible on the horizon.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • 18th St.

    • Water floods the streets of Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Structures engulfed by the water include: one and two-story wood-frame houses and a fence.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • This view shows the flooded St. Vrain River near Lyons, Colo.

    • View of floods waters of the St. Vrain River, just outside Lyons, Colorado, shows ruins of wood frame buildings floating in the moving water.
    • Lyons (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Lyons--1890-1900.; St. Vrain River (Colo.)
    • 1894
    • 19th St. looking east no. 122

    • Water washes down 19th (Nineteenth) Street in Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Debris and garbage float on top of the water. A lone wood-frame residence is nearly covered by water.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Golden, Colo. after 1894 flood

    • Men and teams of horses clear debris after the 1894 Clear Creek flood, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.
    • 1894

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