View of what are identified as the homesteads of Henderson and Hankins and snow covered Blanca Peak (Sierra Blanco, Sierra Blanca), possibly Costilla County, Colorado. Shows a creek, log cabins, a tent, an outhouse, and wagons.
Men pose by an adobe building, a well, and stables on the White Mountain Ranch in Costilla County, San Luis Valley, Colorado. The Sierra Blanca is in the distance.
White Mountain Ranch (Costilla County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Costilla County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Sierra Blanca (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Adobe buildings--Colorado--Costilla County--1880-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Costilla County--1880-1900.; Water...
View of Fort Garland, in Fort Garland (Costilla County), Colorado; Sierra Blanca mountain is in the distance.
Fort Garland (Colo.)--1850-1890.; Fort Garland (Fort Garland, Colo. : Fort)--1850-1890.; Sierra Blanca (Colo.)--1850-1890.; Forts & fortifications--Colorado--Fort Garland--1850-1890.; Military facilities--Colorado--Fort Garland--1850-1890.
View of snow removal on the Central Pacific Railroad near Emigrant Gap in the Sierra Nevadas in Placer County, California. Chinese laborers remove snow in Blue Canyon.
Central Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Alien labor, Chinese--California--1890-1900.; Blue Canyon (Calif. : Town)--1890-1900.; Emigrant Gap (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--California--1890-1900.;...
View of Portola, California; shows homes, businesses, the Western Pacific Railroad depot, and tracks of the narrow gauge Sierra and Mohawk.
Sierra and Mohawk Railway--1910-1920.; Western Pacific Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Portola (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Narrow gauge railroads--California--Portola--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--California--Portola--1910-1920.
Two men in small boat slide down a narrow, wooden flume filled with water in the Sierra Nevada Range in Nevada or California. Shows the flume on a tree-covered mountain, rock formations and summits in the distance.
Men stand on a hillside beside a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive, passenger car and a caboose on La Veta Pass in probably Huerfano County, Colorado. A log building is beside tracks. Shows snow on Blanca Peak (Sierra Blanca) in the distance.
Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Blanca Peak (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Huerfano...
Garland City, Colorado, was a construction camp while the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad was being built over La Veta Pass between 1877 and 1878. The entire town moved to the new townsite of Alamosa in May 1878. The town includes a main street with...
Index of Fatalities of Arizona miners between the years 1912 and 1929. Information is recorded alphabetically and included are: the name of the victim, date of the accident, county in which the mine is located or the mine company, whether fatal...
View from a hillside of orchards, fields, houses, and barns in Pasadena (Los Angeles County), California. The San Gabriel Mountains (Sierra Madre Mountains) are in the distance.
Pasadena (Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Gabriel Mountains (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Croplands--California--Pasadena--1900-1910.; Hills--California--Pasadena--1900-1910.; Orchards--California--Pasadena--1900-1910.
Photograph of a drawing by J.M. Bagley shows a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive and passenger train in a valley on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County or Costilla County, Colorado. Shows steep mountain slopes and snow on mountains...
Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Sierra Blanca (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Passes--Colorado--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1890.
Boys and girls, school age children, pose in a field in Blanca (Costilla County), Colorado. A young girl uses crutches. Houses, a tent and possibly a school are nearby. The snow covered Sierra Blanca is in the distance.
View of desert, Sierra Nevada mountains, and a volcanic crater in the Owens Valley, Inyo County, California.
Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Public relations.; Inyo County (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Owens Valley (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)--1890-1910.; Craters--California--Inyo County--1890-1910.; Deserts--California--Inyo...
Riding equipment, including a saddle and reins, lies on a rack in front of a cabin built on a mountaintop above timberline near Falls City, Colorado. Patches of snow cover the shale fields above the cabin.
Falls City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Falls City--1890-1900.
Painting, American.; Mountains in art.; Sun--Rising and setting--Pictorial works.; Sierra Blanca Range (N.M.)--Pictorial works.; La Jara River (Colo.)--Pictorial works.; La Plata Range (Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Watercolors (Paintings)
Panoramic view of a high mountain lake, sparse trees, the Sierra Blanca ridge (Cerro Blanco), and Blanca Peak in probably Costilla County or Alamosa County, Colorado. Shows a rocky ridge and possibly Lake Como.
Blanca Peak (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
A photographer (probably William Henry Jackson) stands, with a large format camera on a tripod, on a rock ledge that juts out from Glacier Point in Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, California. Shows the Sierra Nevada mountains, Half Dome, a...
Glacier Point (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Yosemite Valley (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Photographers.; Rock formations.; Valleys.