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    • Sweetwater, N.M. church

    • Hispanic and white men, women, and children parishioners pose outside a church in Sweetwater (Colfax County), New Mexico. The church is made of un-plastered adobe bricks. It has lintels above window and door frames, and a diamond shaped window...
    • Spanish Americans--New Mexico--Sweetwater--1900-1910.; Sweetwater (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Sweetwater--1900-1910.; Children--New Mexico--Sweetwater--1900-1910.; Churches--New Mexico--Sweetwater--1900-1910.; Women--New...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Wyo. state hunters, Eagles Nest Nov. 1921 catch, 80 coyotes, 1 bobcat, 2 badgers.

    • Three tiers of coyote pelts hang from a wood and stone slab frame near Wamsutter in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Two bandoliers of rifle cartridges stretched between boards hang below a bobcat pelt. Two badgers lie on the ground near axes stuck in...
    • Coyote--Control--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Coyote hunting--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Dead animals--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--Wyoming--Sweetwater...
    • 1921 Nov
    • Sweetwater Dam, San Diego

    • View of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. Shows a control house or gazebo that extends into Sweetwater Reservoir. This arch dam is built between two canyon walls.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Reservoirs--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Sweetwater Dam

    • Couples walk on the concrete span of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. Shows a control house and walkway that extends into Sweetwater reservoir.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.; Reservoirs--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Sweetwater River and valley from top of Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • Men, women and a dog sit or stand on Independence Rock in Natrona County, Wyoming. A man uses a hammer and chisel to inscribe letters in the granite. Inscriptions read: "S.R. '49, W.H[?] 1860" and "J.H. 1850." Shows the Sweetwater River, a wagon...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater Pony Express Station (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River Valley...
    • 1932
    • Picnic Rock near Black Buttes, Wyo. Terr.

    • Men and a woman pose near a rock butte identified as "Picnic Rock" near Black Buttes and Black Buttes Stage Station on the Overland Trail (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Men in sack coats include an African American (Black) man. A woman wears a skirt...
    • African Americans--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Overland Trails--1860-1870.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; People--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Trails &...
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • Granites on the Sweetwater

    • View of large granite boulders in the Granite Mountains above the Sweetwater River in Wyoming. The Sweetwater River and the river valley are in the distance.
    • Granite Mountains (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Boulders--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1870]
    • Sweetwater Station, Wyo.

    • View of Sweetwater Station, a stage stop, Pony Express station, and military post for the protection of emigrants, on the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming. Shows a stagecoach, a wagon train with covered wagons drawn by oxen, a man on...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater Pony Express Station (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1933
    • Green River

    • View of the location of the old Lombard Ferry and ford on the Oregon Trail in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Shows the placid Green River with a few trees on either shore in a mostly barren landscape.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.
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    • Buttes on Bitter Creek, Wyo. Terr.

    • View of rocky buttes and the mostly dry Bitter Creek in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.
    • Bitter Creek (Sweetwater County, Wyo. : River)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Buttes--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Streams--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • Black Buttes on Bitter Creek

    • View of rocks and sparse bushes in a valley and on Black Buttes in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.
    • Black Buttes (Sweetwater County, Wyo.); Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Buttes--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Valleys--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • The Devil's Gate on the Sweetwater

    • Men on horseback watch as a man carries another man piggyback across Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Shows Devil's Gate.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Natrona County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1892
    • Devil's Gate on the Sweetwater

    • View of Devil's Gate and the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming; shows stock pens on the route of the Oregon Trail.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1880-1900.; Oregon Trail--1880-1900.; Overland Trails--1880-1900.; Sweetwater River--1880-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona County--1880-1900.; Trails &...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Sweetwater Dam from the Canyon

    • View of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. The arch dam extends between two canyon walls. Shows concrete walls, a spillway, trees, and scrub growth.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Sweetwater Dam, San Diego, Calif.

    • View of concrete Sweetwater Dam, shows the reservoir, a concrete spillway, and people and a gazebo, San Diego County, California.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1890-1900.; Reservoirs--California--San Diego County--1890-1900.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1890-1900.
    • 1900
    • Three Crossings at the Sweetwater

    • View of one of the fords on the Sweetwater River at "Three Crossings" in Fremont County, Wyoming. Rock formations and brush are near the river.
    • Fremont County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Fremont County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Fremont County--1930-1940.; Rock...
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    • The giants club

    • A man stands near the Giant's Thumb (Giant's Club), a rock formation near Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming.
    • Giants Thumb (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Teapot Rock

    • A man stands near Teapot Rock, a rock formation in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Scrub bushes are nearby.
    • Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Giants Club and Kettle Green River

    • View of the Giant's Thumb (Giant's Club) and a rock formation identified as the Kettle (Teapot Rock) near Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming.
    • Giants Thumb (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Devil's Gap, Sweetwater rocks, Sweetwater River, Oregon Trail

    • View of Devil's Gate and the Sweetwater River valley in Natrona County, Wyoming; shows stock pens of the Tom Sun ranch on the route of the Oregon Trail.
    • Devils Gate (Wyo.)--1880-1900.; Oregon Trail--1880-1900.; Overland Trails--1880-1900.; Ranches--Wyoming--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--1880-1900.; Trails & paths--Wyoming--Devil's Gate--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Sculptured rocks

    • View of eroded rock spires and crags in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Shows grass on the rocky hillside.
    • Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
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    • Utah Territory, Giant Club & Kettle, Green River (Wyo.)

    • Panoramic view of rock pillars, probably Sugar Bowl Rock and Teakettle Rock near Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Shows eroded, sedimentary rock formations and the Green River. A roundhouse and Union Pacific Railroad tracks are in the town...
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1860-1880.; Sugar Bowl Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1880.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1880.; Teakettle Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1872?]
    • West from Devils Gate

    • Two men sit on rock formations at Devils Gate, a natural gap, and look towards the Sweetwater River and the tracks of the Oregon Trail, Natrona County, Wyoming. A covered wagon and people are near the river and mountains are in the distance.
    • Devils Gate (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • [between 1872 and 1878]
    • Sweetwater Dam, San Diego

    • View of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. A man stands on a concrete spillway on the side of the dam. This arch dam is constructed between two canyon walls.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Devils Gate on the Sweetwater

    • A view of the Sweetwater River and Devils Gate rock formation in Natrona County, Wyoming. Men with horses are on the rivers edge. A man stands on the rock formation.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1871?
    • Sweetwater Lake

    • View of Sweetwater Lake, Garfield County, Colorado; shows a cabin overlooking the water.
    • Sweetwater Lake (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • A view on the Sweet Water near Three Crossings

    • A man with a rifle stands by a grave marker enclosed in a wooden picket fence in Natrona County, Wyoming; the gravestone reads: "B.T. Killed by Indians." Tents and the Sweetwater River are in the distance.
    • Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1878]
    • Hooper's Spring

    • Men sit and stand in a frame gazebo with a conical roof and drink water from Hooper's Spring near probably the Sweetwater River on the Oregon Trail, Natrona County, Wyoming. Their horses are nearby.
    • Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Gazebos--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Springs--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1878]
    • Early modes of transportation, Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • View of covered wagons pulled by oxen, horse-drawn covered wagons, a stagecoach, a Pony Express rider, people on horseback and on foot on the Oregon Trail near Independence Rock on the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Tepees, a wagon...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Split Rock (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1932
    • Devil's Gate, Wyo.

    • View of Devil's Gate, a narrow gorge cut through a ridge by the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Covered wagons drawn by horses and oxen crowd the Oregon Trail. Lettering on the canvas cover of a Conestoga wagon reads: "Ohio-Oregon."...
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1850-1870.; Passes (Landforms)--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1930
    • Rock Springs, Wyoming

    • People and horse drawn carriages crowd South Front Street in front of commercial buildings, probably for a parade, in Rock Springs (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. People stand on sidewalks, near utility poles, or on top of railroad box cars....
    • Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Banks--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.; Plaza Hotel (Denver, Colo.)
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    • H.L. Kuykendall, Rock Springs, Wyoming

    • Men, who include H.L. Kuykendall, pose on or beside a horse drawn stagecoach pulled by two horse teams, in a street in Rock Springs (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Men and boys wear suits or vests with hats or caps. American flags adorn one and two...
    • Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1890-1900.
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    • Independence Rock

    • Ox-drawn wagons approach Independence Rock, a granite rock formation on the Oregon Trail, beside the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. A man with a rifle rides horseback near the wagons. Devils Gate, a gap in a rock formation, is in the...
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • The massacre of the Chinese at Rock Springs, Wyoming

    • Chinese coal miners with bedrolls and crates of belongings, run from a mob of men with rifles in Rock Springs (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. A few Chinese men are hit by bullets or lay on the ground.
    • Chinese--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Chasing--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Massacres--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.
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    • E. end - Sweetwater Tunnel const.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction for the Dotsero Cutoff shows men working at the Sweetwater Tunnel, in Eagle County, Colorado. A steam shovel and shed are by the opening; the Colorado River is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.;...
    • 1933
    • Split Rock, Wyo.

    • A wagon train is circled near the Oregon Train, beside the Sweetwater River, in Natrona County, Wyoming. Men on horseback herd oxen from the camp and covered wagons to the river. Shows Split Rock, a granite rock formation.
    • Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Split Rock (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Cattle--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Oregon trail worn in a ledge of rock.

    • View of the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming; shows wagon ruts and an elderly man with a cane, identified as Ezra Meeker.
    • Meeker, Ezra, 1830-1928.; Aged persons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.; Trails & paths--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Oregon Trail--1920-1930.; Overland Trails--1920-1930.
    • 1923, August 20
    • Old Oregon Trail

    • Ezra Meeker sits in a wagon rut on the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming; the elderly man was a pioneer trail blazer.
    • Meeker, Ezra, 1830-1928.; Aged persons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Oregon Trail--1920-1930.; Overland Trails--1920-1930.; Trails & paths--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.
    • 1923, August 20
    • An exciting adventure

    • A stagecoach on the Oregon Trail is under attack by North American Indians in probably Natrona County, Wyoming. Indians ride horseback and fire arrows at the stagecoach. The coach races toward a circle of wagons and settlers with rifles, near...
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Pioneers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • 1934
    • Pony Express rider, 1861

    • A Pony Express rider is pursued by mounted North American Indians beside the Sweetwater River in probably Natrona County, Wyoming. The Pony Express rider wears a hat, buckskin jacket, fringed gauntlets, and boots with spurs. He holds a pistol.
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Pony express--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Green River Butte, U.P.R.Y.

    • View of a rock formation identified as Green River Butte, possibly in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Probably a smelter, a bridge, buildings and Green River are nearby.
    • Green River (Wyo-Utah.)--1890-1900.; Buttes--Wyoming--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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