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    • Scene after Pueblo Flood, San Isabel

    • View of flood waters and railroad tracks in Pueblo, Colorado. A woman walks on a railroad embankment; houses, garages, out buildings and tracks are washed up against the embankment. Shows damaged houses and buildings, factories, and a bridge in the...
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    • 1921
    • Scene along Main Street in Pueblo after the flood of 1921

    • Dead horses lie scattered on Main Street after a devastating flood in Pueblo, Colorado. The street is covered in mud and sections of flooded buildings and houses are nearby. A railroad coaling trestle and box cars are in the distance.
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    • 1921 June
    • 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...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864 May 19
    • D. & R.G. in Trinidad

    • The waters of the Purgatoire River flow over the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company tracks in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. People stand on a railroad bridge that extends over the river.
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    • [1904]
    • A.T. & S.F. depot

    • Spectators stand on the banks of the flooded Purgatoire River in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado, across the river from the demolished Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway depot. Shows the arched walls of the Cardenas Hotel arcade.
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    • 1903
    • Colo. & Southern on Sopris branch

    • View of the remains of a Colorado and Southern Railway trestle destroyed in a flood near the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company coal camp of Sopris (Las Animas County), Colorado. The Purgatoire River meanders past the ruins of the bridge.
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    • [1904]
    • Trinidad flood across from Cardenas Hotel

    • View of flood damage on the banks of the Purgatoire River in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. Shows a residence with collapsed exterior walls and damaged wooden fence. Flood waters rise to the front door of the house.
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    • 1903
    • C & W at Jansen

    • Men stand on a washed out railroad embankment near the town of Jansen (Las Animas County), Colorado. Two sets of tracks are slumped into the waters of the Purgatoire River.
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    • [1904]
    • Flood: poling a boat down a river

    • View of a (probably) South Platte River flood in Denver, Colorado; shows houses and a person in a boat.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1920?]
    • River in flood

    • View of the South Platte River, in Denver, Colorado, during a flood; shows frame houses and high water.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1920?]
    • 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...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 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...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864 May 19
    • 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,...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Trinidad flood

    • A man stands near the edge of the Purgatoire River during a flood in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. Destroyed railroad tracks, buildings, and houses are nearby.
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • [1904]
    • ATSF Railroad depot after flood

    • View of the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway depot and tracks after a flood in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. The mission-style stucco building has arcades, a ceramic tiled roof, and curvilinear gables. Horses, a wagon, and debris are...
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • 1905
    • The flood at Longmont

    • People hold umbrellas and stand beside railroad tracks near horses and a carriage in Longmont (Boulder County), Colorado. Water from the flooded Saint Vrain Creek is around tracks and in agricultural fields near barns, houses, and fences. A Union...
    • Kilgore, Will A.
    • 1894 June 2
    • Flood at Longmont

    • A man on horseback and a horse-drawn carriage are in a flood on Main Street in Longmont (Boulder County), Colorado. Wood frame houses, a picket fence, and trees are in water from the flooded Saint Vrain Creek.
    • Kilgore, Will A.
    • 1894 June 2
    • Pueblo flood

    • People walk along Union Avenue in mud and debris from the Arkansas River flood, Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows multi-story commercial buildings, the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway depot, the Leach building, the tracks of either...
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    • [1921]
    • Meeker flood

    • View from bluff across the White River south of Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows high water and muddy streets. Landmark buildings include the Hugus Block, the Meeker Hotel, and St. James Episcopal Church.
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    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of the damage and debris caused by the Arkansas River flood probably near Second and Third Streets in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows an overturned freight car, a corrugated roof, train tracks and multi-story commercial buildings. The...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of the aftermath of the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. People walk along Main Street among the silt, mud and debris after the water had receded. Shows the bodies of dead animals, the Western National Bank, the Grand...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • A view of the aftermath of the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows water, debris, electricity poles, a damaged brick building, a two-story wood frame building, overturned Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway freight...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • Men stand in the street after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The debris consists of overturned freight cars, twisted tracks, damaged buildings, scattered bricks and bent electricity poles. Letters on the side of a...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • A view of the debris and damage left by the Arkansas River flood, probably near Union Avenue and Santa Fe Street, in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows a damaged brick building, piles of debris and a building with adjacent cement silos...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of the debris and damage caused by the Arkansas River flood near Second and Santa Fe Streets in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows the Central Block and McCarthy buildings, gutted storefronts, broken windows, an automobile and people.
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • People stand in mud and debris from the Arkansas River Flood, beside railroad tracks near South Main Street and Union Avenue, in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway depot, overturned freight cars and...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • A view of the Arkansas River after flood stage, destroyed houses, and debris in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows the smoke stacks from the Eiler Smelter in the distance.
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • A view of damaged wood frame houses after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows trees, a fence and debris.
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of a refugee camp near Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado erected after the Arkansas River flood. Shows tents, a water bag, trees and wooden signs that read: "Post Office" and "Head Quarters."
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of a tent behind a wire fence at the refugee compound near Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The camp was erected after the Arkansas River flood. Shows additional tents and trees in the distance.
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of the buildings at the state fair grounds near Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado after the Arkansas River flood. Shows refugee tents, gable roofed buildings, trees and a muddy road.
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of the inside of an army tent erected near Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Tents were erected to house residents who lost their homes to the Arkansas River flood. Shows a baby in the middle of the tent, a book, a chair, clothes, a bench and...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • Interior view of men, women and children and wooden tables in a canteen near Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The building, identified as the state fair building, served as a mess hall for refugees after the Arkansas River flooded. Table cloths...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of a partially washed away bridge along the Arkansas River in Pueblo County, Colorado. The bridge, identified as "County Bridge," is supported by wooden beams, a dirt road leads up to the bridge. Shows trees, poles and the wooden adjoining...
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    • [1921]
    • Pueblo flood

    • View of flood damaged houses in a residential area, probably along West Sixth Street, in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows debris, a fence, trees, damaged roofs and gutted porches.
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    • [1921]
    • Train track debris

    • View of flood damage in (possibly) Morrison (Jefferson County) Colorado; shows a "Conoco" tank railroad car, narrow gauge (3') railroad tracks, a washed out bridge, and businesses with sign: "Red Rocks."
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1938?
    • Flooded rail yards by Seventh Street bridge

    • Aerial view of the Jefferson Park area during the South Platte River and Cherry Creek flood following the Castlewood Canyon Dam break in Denver, Colorado. The Rice (railroad) Yard, a roundhouse, and the Denver Gas Works are on the northwest side of...
    • Denver Photo Company.
    • [1933]
    • Interior of White & Davis store, cor. 3rd and Main

    • Interior view of White and Davis clothing store at 301 N. Main Street after the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows wrecked furniture, crates, mud and debris in the aisle. Signs for "Boys Dept." and "Collars" are posted...
    • Austin, C. B.
    • 1921 June
    • Denver flood

    • View of flooded Cherry Creek and buildings in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. People stand at the edge of the creek. Damaged frame buildings include false front buildings that read: "Wines & Liquors" and "Groceries." Shows the Tremont...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [1864 May 19]
    • Old White Triangle Block, Union Ave. and Main St. 4:30 am June fourth

    • View of a two-story brick building with a flat roof and cloth awnings identified as the "Old White Triangle Block" on Union Avenue and Main Street in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Flood water from the Arkansas River surrounds commercial...
    • Anderson, Theodore.
    • 1921 June 4
    • Depot and R.R. Street. No. 113.

    • Flood water surrounds the stone railroad Depot in Boulder, Colorado. Logs are washed up on a rise by a wooden shed, and rail tracks show in the foreground. The Depot is a stone building with a gabled roof, bracketed eaves, and a cupola with a...
    • Bass, Lawrence P.
    • 1894
    • 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...
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    • 1893
    • Castlewood Dam - after break

    • A work crew stands on the remains of the Castlewood Canyon Dam in Douglas County after flood waters from Cherry Creek broke through the dam. Rock debris from the dam is strewn on the canyon floor.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1933
    • Union Depot under 2 main viaduct, June 3, 1921, Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of the collapsed Main Street viaduct in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows piles of lumber and debris from the Arkansas River flood, the brick Holmes Hardware Company building, and the clock tower of the Union Depot in the distance.
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    • 1921 June 3

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