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    • Uncompagre [sic] Canon

    • A man in a horse-drawn carriage stops near a log bridge on a narrow dirt road, probably the Ouray to Silverton Toll Road, in Uncompahgre Gorge (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the Uncompahgre River in the canyon.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Ouray, looking down the Uncompahgre River

    • Aerial view of frame houses and buildings in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings with false fronts, the Uncompahgre River, and the layered rock of the Amphitheater.
    • Amphitheater, The (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • Otto Mears toll road

    • View of the toll road built between Ouray and Ironton by Otto Mears. The dirt road was excavated into the side of the Uncompahgre Gorge beside the Uncompahgre River in Ouray County, Colorado. A saddled horse and a wagon are on the road. Rivulets of...
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons.; Dirt roads.; Rivers.; Toll roads.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Montrose from mesa on west side of town

    • View looking east from the mesa on the west side of Montrose, Colorado. The Uncompahgre River Basin, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, residences, and commercial buildings are included. Flat Top mountain is in the distance.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre Valley (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Irrigated wheat crop, Uncompahgre Project, Colo.

    • A man in a shirt, pants, vest, and a hat poses near a stack of wheat sheaves in a field near Delta (Delta County), Colorado. Stacks of wheat are in the distance.
    • Delta County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Croplands--Colorado--Delta County--1920-1930.; Farming--Colorado--Delta County--1920-1930.; Harvesting--Colorado--Delta County--1920-1930.; Wheat--Colorado--Delta County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Highgrade ore from Camp Bird mine, Ouray Colo.

    • A man with horses and an ore wagon crosses the bridge over the Uncompahgre gorge on the Camp Bird road, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Lunch time on the Little Cimarron

    • Men and women picnic near camping gear in the Uncompahgre National Forest, in Montrose or Gunnison County, Colorado. Their horses feed in a meadow.
    • Uncompahgre National Forest (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Horses--Colorado--1900-1920.; Picnics--Colorado--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Ute Indian Agency, 25 miles below Ouray on the Uncompahgre River. Four Chiefs. Captain Billy on...

    • Portrait of four Native American Ute chiefs, an agent, and an interpreter at the Ute Indian Agency, twenty five miles below Ouray on the Uncompahgre River, probably San Juan County, Colorado. The people are identified as Tabuchakat, Pahant, J. B....
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Captain Billy.; Pah-ant, Ute Indian.; Tab-u-cha-kat, Ute Indian.; Thompson, J. B., Major.
    • 1878?
    • Uncompagre [sic] Canon

    • A man sits in a horse-drawn carriage near a bridge in the Uncompahgre Gorge (Ouray County), Colorado. The Uncompahgre River is nearby.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Burros packing coal to forest shaft

    • Burros loaded with coal and a group of men make their way along a snowslide in Imogene Basin, Uncompahgre National Forest, Ouray County, Colorado. A mining structure with tailings shows on slope below rocky peaks.
    • Imogene Basin (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1920.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Uncompagre [sic] Canon

    • A man in a horse-drawn carriage stops near a log bridge on a narrow dirt road, probably the Ouray to Silverton Toll Road in Uncompahgre Gorge (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the Uncompahgre River in the valley.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Parade at Cantonment on Uncompahgre, Major Geo. K. Brady commanding, Nov. 5th, 1886

    • Men probably from Company G or K of the 19th (Nineteenth) Infantry under George K. Brady are lined up at the Cantonment on the Uncompahgre, later renamed Fort Crawford, near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Men wear military uniforms, hold...
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861- )--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Infantry--American--Colorado--Montrose County--1880-1890.; Military...
    • 1886 Nov. 5th
    • Distant San Juan peaks from the southern edge of the Uncompahgre Plateau

    • View of an aspen tree and the San Juan Peaks from the Uncompahgre Plateau in probably Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1990-2000.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1990-2000.; Uncompahgre Plateau (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray County--1990-2000.
    • [between 1990 and 1999?]
    • Excavated cliff thru which canyon road was constructed, Uncompahgre Valley project, Colo.

    • People stop with a horse drawn buggy at a turn on the road in the Uncompahgre River gorge south of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. A woman and girl sit on rocks by the excavated slope.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Mountain roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.
    • 1905 July 2
    • Cantonment on Uncompahgre, Colorado (Fort Crawford)

    • View of Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (later Fort Crawford) near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado; shows the barracks, parade grounds, and hills.
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861-)--Buildings--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Forts & fortifications--Colorado--Montrose County--1880-1890.; Military...
    • 1886 November 5
    • Uncompagre [sic] Falls

    • View of cascading Uncompahgre River tumbling over rocks & boulders reached via Ouray to Silverton, Colorado stage road.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Silverton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.
    • [between 1901 and 1910]
    • Uncompahgre Canyon: early view of Mear's toll road along side of canon wall

    • View of the Otto Mears toll road in Uncompahgre Gorge, Ouray County, Colorado; shows a man on a horse, power poles, and cliffs.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.
    • 1905 or 1906
    • Bridge over the Uncompagre [sic]

    • A man in a horse drawn wagon crosses a wooden bridge over a waterfall on the Uncompahgre River in probably the Uncompahgre Gorge, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Uncompahgre Valley

    • Cows stand by Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in the Uncompahgre Valley, (probably) Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Hereford cattle--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Uncompahgre Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cows--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Uncompagre [sic] Canon upper end

    • View of the Uncompahgre river in the Uncompahgre Gorge, Ouray County, Colorado. A horse team and buggy are on a dirt road on the side of the canyon.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Officer's quarters Cantonment on Uncompahgre, no. 107

    • View of the officer's quarters at the Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (later Fort Crawford) near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows the wood frame officers quarters, a corral and a stable surrounded with a wooden fence. Snow covers the...
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861-).--Buildings--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Forts & fortifications--American.; Housing.; Military facilities.
    • 1886 November 19
    • U.S. Reclamation Service Uncompahgre Valley Map

    • Close-up view of a "United States Reclamation Service Uncompahgre Valley Project Progress Chart." Map shows preliminary and final canal and road routes for the Gunnison Tunnel and canal project in Montrose County, Colorado. Map shows townships,...
    • Uncompahgre Valley (Colo.)--1900-1910--Maps.; Gunnison Tunnel (Colo.)--1900-1910--Maps.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Maps--1900-1910.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Uncompagre [sic] Mtns. from Rigway [sic], Colo.

    • View of Cimarron Ridge, Uncompahgre National Forest near Owl Creek Pass from Ridgway, Colorado; agricultural field of possibly alfalfa or barley bordered by barbed wire fence; stratus and cumulus clouds top jagged peaks.
    • Cimarron Ridge (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Owl Creek Pass (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Ridgway (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Uncompahgre National Forest (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Ridgway--1900-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--Ridgway--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Western History Subject Index

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    • Uncompahgre Peak has a name of ,great antiquity, wttYmtt doubt transferred from the Uncompahgre River. Mr. Douglas, Secretary of the Geographic Board of Canada writes:" "The majority of the Indian names were
    •  
    • Ouray-Silverton toll road, Uncompaghre [sic] bridge (around the circle)

    • A view of the Otto Mears Ouray to Silverton toll road and a bridge in Uncompahgre Gorge (Ouray County), Colorado. A man in a horse-drawn carriage poses on a bridge. A log building is nearby. Shows a waterfall above a river.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1900?]
    • Uncompagre [sic] Canon, Ouray and Silverton Toll Road

    • View of the Ouray and Silverton Tollroad built by Otto Mears, Ouray County, Colorado. Two horse-drawn wagons with passengers stop on the narrow road near the Uncompahgre Gorge and River, shows rock formations. The dirt road has a log bridge and log...
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • A trail through the National Forest in the Ouray Mtn. region

    • A man on horseback leads a pack horse on a trail through the Uncompahgre National Forest in probably Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Uncompahgre National Forest (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Ouray County--1910-1920.; Pack animals--Colorado--Ouray County--1910-1920.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Ouray County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Uncompahgre Valley along Paradox road

    • View of the Uncompahgre Valley in Colorado; shows a valley, mountains, and cabins.
    • Uncompahgre Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Sep. 10
    • Uncompahgre Valley along Paradox road

    • View of the Uncompahgre Valley in Colorado; shows a mesa, mountains, and cabins.
    • Uncompahgre Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Sep. 10
    • View on toll road 4 miles above Ouray, Colo

    • View of the Ouray - Silverton, Otto Mears toll road Ouray County, Colorado; bridges span gaps in the cliff high above probably the Uncompahgre River.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Ouray...
    • 1888 July 6
    • A view in the Uncompahgre Canon near Ouray, Colo.

    • Two men, one on horseback and the other on foot beside his horse, stop on the Otto Mears Toll Road in the Uncompahgre Canyon near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. The road is built in the side of a rock cliff. Abrams Mountain is in the distance
    • Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Ouray

    • Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, looking southwest over the Uncompahgre River bed to the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot and trains.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.
    • [between 1888 and 1900]
    • Park along Paradox road, Uncompahgre Plateau

    • View of a meadow on the Uncompahgre Plateau in Colorado. Shows aspen and pine trees.
    • Uncompahgre Plateau (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Meadows--Colorado--1890-1900.; Trees--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Sep. 10
    • Ouray

    • Panoramic view of the Uncompahgre Gorge and south Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows switchbacks on Canyon Creek Road and probably a portion of the Otto Mears Toll Road. Frame buildings in Ouray include the San Juan Coal, Lumber and Supply...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.
    • [1901?]
    • Ouray, Colo. looking S. E.

    • View of Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, looking southeast over Denver & Rio Grande Railroad depot, trains, and Uncompahgre River. The flagpole and Beaumont Hotel tower roof show on Main (3rd, Third) Street.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad Stations--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.
    • [between 1888 and 1900]
    • Million Dollar Highway valley scene

    • Hay meadows and houses occupy this valley in Ouray County, Colorado; Ouray and Abrams Mountain are in the background. Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks follow the Uncompahgre River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Ouray (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Farms--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Canyon road cribbing at Sta. 87, Uncompahgre Project, Colo

    • Men work with picks and shovels on the road south of Ouray near the Uncompahgre River Gorge in Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.; Mountain roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.; Road construction--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Ouray - Silverton stage road, Colo

    • View of the Ouray - Silverton road, the Otto Mears toll road, in Ouray County, Colorado; people in a buggy stop on a cliff by a valley. Utility lines traverse the rock. Probably the Uncompahgre River is in a canyon beside the road.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Dirt Roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray County--1900-1910.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray...
    • 1901
    • Uncompagre [sic] Peak

    • View of Uncompahgre Peak with tree covered mountainside, Hinsdale County, Colorado.
    • Hinsdale County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Uncompagre [sic] Peak

    • View of Uncompahgre Peak with tree-covered mountainside, Hinsdale County, Colorado.
    • Hinsdale County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--Hinsdale County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Underground sampling - Pony Express mine, Uncompahgre Nat'l. Forest

    • View of three miners working in the Pony Express mine, Ouray County (Uncompahgre National Forest), Colorado. Two of the men use a spike and sledgehammer to drive a blasting hole as another looks on from a ladder.
    • Blasting--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pony Express Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Mt. Abram

    • View of Abrams Mountain and the Uncompahgre River Valley, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre Valley (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Ouray, school house

    • View north down the Uncompahgre River Valley, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, includes a frame house, residential area and the public school. A family poses on a porch, with ornate scroll brackets, of their one-story house.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Families--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1890]
    • Ouray and Silverton toll road

    • View of the Ouray - Silverton road, the Otto Mears toll road, in Ouray County, Colorado; log retaining structures bridge sections of the road. The Uncompahgre River is in the valley below.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.; Dirt Roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Ouray Colo.

    • View of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows frame and masonry buildings on Main Street (Third Street), Hayden Mountain, and the Uncompahgre River.
    • Hayden Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Park along Paradox Road between Iron Springs and U.S. Placers, Uncompahgre Plateau

    • View of a Paradox Road and a horse-drawn wagon with cargo covered by blankets or tarps. The dirt road is in a clearing near aspen and fir trees on the Uncompahgre Plateau in Colorado.
    • Paradox Road (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Uncompahgre Plateau (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Meadows--Colorado--1890-1900.
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