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    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • A horse-drawn carriage travels up Eureka Street in the foreground of this view of Central City, Colorado. The stone McFarlane & Company Foundry and Machine Shop is in the right foreground at the base of a hill. Tailings from the Huddleston Mine...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Blackhawk, Colo.

    • Interior view of the Toll Gate Saloon, Black Hawk, Colorado; shows arched entry windows, swinging front doors, stove in front left foreground, wooden floor with stains, and calendar from 1897 on entryway wall. Three men occupy the saloon. One...
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    • 1897
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Aloysius Academy, a Catholic school, stands on Gunnell Hill in the left background.; The lower portions of Eureka and High streets in Central City, Colorado, run through the right foreground. A railroad track winds around the hillside below the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1900

    • has arrived. The Armory Hall (formerly the Belvidere Theatre) stands in the center foreground on Main Street adjacent to "The Shoo Fly," a variety and dance hall. Farther up Main Street in the left midground is the Retallack House, built in 1897...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1899 and 1900?]
    • Nevadaville, Colorado 1900

    • The remains of the Ophir Mine stand in the foreground on Quartz Hill in a view looking toward Nevadaville, a mining town in Gilpin County, Colorado. A large wood hoist is in the right foreground. Several buildings remain standing in the town,...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Central City, Colo., residences

    • Eureka Street is in foreground of this view of Central City, Colorado, during winter. The snow-covered roof of the McFarlane & Company Foundry and Machine Shop stands in the right foreground. Large houses line Eureka Street. The Huddleston Mine is...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • After the fire, Central City, Colorado

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers work to build a wood frame...
    • Collier, Joseph.
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    • Platoro, Conejos County, Colo.

    • View of Platoro, Conejos County, Colorado, includes log cabins, Platoro Hotel in canvas tents, sheds, saddled horses, people in front of the general store with United States flag, and Red Mountain in the background.
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    • 1913?
    • Central City, Colorado

    • above the empty elementary school lot and next to St. Paul's Episcopal Church. The tops of the Granite House and Knights of Pythias building are visible across the street from the livery in the left midground. A man stands next to a set of wagon...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1898?]
    • Lake Isabell [sic] 1948

    • A large rock and tree branches stand in the foreground on the shore of Lake Isabelle in Boulder County, Colorado. Several smaller rocks also lie in the foreground. A ridge of jagged mountains with patches of snow on them is in the distance on the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1948?]
    • Cardenas Hotel, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Railroad tracks cut through the foreground in front of the Cardenas Hotel in Trinidad, Colorado. Three unidentified men wearing suits walk along the brick walkway next to the tracks. Additional men sit on a wood rail under an arch next to the hotel...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1903 and 1920?]
    • Caribou, Colo. 1870-1879

    • probably when this image was first taken.; The mining town of Caribou sits along the base of Caribou Hill in Boulder County, Colorado. The schoolhouse is in the left foreground on Sherman Street with three long log poles propped against one side...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Walsh Smelter and Fisher Brewery

    • Exterior view of the Walsh Smelter and the Fischer Brewery in Silverton, Colorado, looking north. The smelter is on the bank of Mineral Creek, and emits clouds of smoke; freight cars of the Silverton Railroad are on the spur next to the smelter...
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    • 1891
    • View of James Peak (prints)

    • The remains of a log cabin stand in the foreground on the edge of a clearing, possibly below Yankee Doodle Lake in Boulder County, looking toward James Peak in the distance. James Peak stands at the intersection of Gilpin, Grand and Clear Creek...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1898 and 1920?]
    • Chihuahua Gulch, Colo. 1947

    • The roof of a log cabin is collapsing in the right foreground in Chihuahua Gulch near Montezuma in Summit County, Colorado. Rocks and tree branches are in the foreground in front of the cabin. Tall pine trees stand in the midground. A ridge of...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1947?]
    • Moffat Tunnel. East Portal 1951

    • A railroad track for the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad runs from the foreground back to the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel on Rollins Pass in Gilpin County, Colorado. A small group of tents is in the foreground. Pine trees stand along the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1951?]
    • Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

    • A gazebo is in the left foreground in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. The glass conservatory in the center background came from the extensive gardens at the home of James Lick, a real estate investor, in San Francisco. The domed...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Moffat Tunnel. East Portal 1951

    • A railroad track for the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad runs from the foreground back to the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel on Rollins Pass in Gilpin County, Colorado. A small group of tents is in the foreground. Pine trees stand along the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1951?]
    • King of the herd

    • A large buffalo stands in the foreground in a fenced pen at a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England. The buffalo is shedding its woolly coat. Several other buffaloes stand behind the one in the foreground. The end of a...
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    • [1892?]
    • Railroads tracks to Blackhawk

    • Stereographic view of a man with a full beard, wearing a hat and work clothes, sitting on a track of the Colorado Central Railroad in the left foreground looking toward Blackhawk in Gilpin County, Colorado. The Blackhawk Presbyterian Church is next...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Snow in Central City

    • Snow covers Gunnell Hill behind the St. Aloysius Academy, a Catholic school in Central City, Colorado, after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. Several houses stand in the foreground. Two people drive a team of horses and a wagon up Eureka Street...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1913]
    • Cliff House, Manitou

    • Scene in Manitou Springs, Colorado, of the Cliff House and Soda Springs, looking north. The Cliff House is a three-story frame structure with hip gable roof, wrap around porch and balcony, widows' walk, and one- story gable roof south wing. A sign...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1872 and 1874?]
    • Sunday haircut in camp

    • Stereographic view of a man shaving the hair from another man's head in front of a large tent, probably at a camp near the foothills of Denver, Colorado. A third man sits in the right foreground smoking a pipe and watching the hair cut. Two...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • A view of the rooftops of Aspen, Colorado, is taken from the top of a flat roof, which is visible in the foreground. Hyman Avenue and Main Street intersect in the foreground. Visible landmarks include Armory Hall, the Aspen Block, the Hotel...
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    • [between 1888 and 1890]
    • Silver Lake

    • Silver Lake stands in the foreground in Boulder County, Colorado, with a ridge of mountains in the distance. Tall pine trees stand on the far shore of the lake. Patches of snow are on the distant peaks. Rocks are on the near shore of the lake in...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Last passenger train out of Basalt

    • A steam engine pulling three passenger cars leaves the Basalt train depot in Basalt, Colorado, for the last time. The tracks of the Colorado and Midland Railroad are in the foreground. A lone, closed, car is on one set of tracks near tracks holding...
    • Strong, R. O.
    • August 4, 1918
    • Manitou and the Cliff House

    • View in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking north, probably from the Barker House. In the foreground is the Manitou Springs Pavilion, a cross gabled frame structure with a cupola, a rusticated knee-high stone foundation and fancy woodwork in the...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Bachelor, Colorado

    • Rocks, boards, and debris litter the foreground on a grassy hillside in the ghost town of Bachelor, Colorado. Small aspen trees and other vegetation grow in the grass in the foreground. The pipe of a metal structure sticks out of the ground. A...
    • Campbell, Paulette.
    • [1960?]
    • Snow, December 5, 1913, Central City, Colorado

    • Several rooftops in Central City, Colorado, are covered with deep snow after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. A smokestack stands on top of a chimney in the left foreground. Trees with bare branches stand in the right foreground.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1913]
    • 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 fireman's tournament

    • Crowds sit on and in front of the buildings on Main Street to watch the firemans' tournament in Central City, Colorado. A brass band is in the street in the foreground. The First National Bank Block, which has a plaque reading "First National Bank...
    • Martin, Alexander, d. 1929.
    • [1883?]
    • Nevadaville, Colo., Quartz Hill

    • Several mines and their tailings dot the west side of Quartz Hill above Nevadaville, Colorado. Hundreds of millions of dollars of gold were reportedly mined from three large lodes here between 1859 and World War I. The main veins were named the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Ames mining community

    • A large group of men stands on the sidewalk in front of a group of businesses in Ames, a mining community near the Ophir Loop in San Miguel County, Colorado. A billiard hall is in the left foreground with a false front. The Ames Hotel and...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Nederland, Colo. ca. 1880

    • The Breed and Cutter Caribou Mill stands in the left foreground in this view of booming Nederland, a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado. The Hetzer Hotel is in the right center foreground, and the Brown's Mountain House hotel is at the far...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Nederland, Colo. 1899

    • The town of Nederland stands in the background along the base of a hill in Boulder County, Colorado. The Breed and Cutter Reduction Works Mill stands in the far left of the town. The Hetzer House Hotel is in the center of the town. The tops of...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Aspen, Colo. 1943 Castle Creek

    • Castle Creek runs through the foreground south of Aspen in Pitkin County, Colorado. Rocks and tree branches are on the hill in the foreground. Tall pine trees stand in the background. A mountain with a rock cliff at its peak is in the distance.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1943?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • Half of the front of the Gilpin County Courthouse, built between 1899 and 1900, stands in the right foreground on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. A large stone wall is built into the hillside behind the courthouse. A small structure with...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Railroads. Gilpin Tramway. Cars.

    • Several cars of the Gilpin Tramway are on the narrow gauge railroad track in the foreground of this view near Quartz Hill above Central City, Colorado. The Gilpin Tramway was used to haul ores from the mines in the Central City area down the hill...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • other neighborhoods are in the background. In the far right midground on High Street are St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high school.; The top of the glass conservatory at the back of the Teller House in Central City,...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • The roofs of several Central City residences are in the foreground of this view from above the Eureka House on Eureka Street. A stone wall borders an empty lot that is the future site of the Gilpin County Courthouse, built between 1899 and 1900....
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • Catholic Church and the Teller House are in the left midground. The Gilpin County Courthouse is under construction in the left background near the St. James Methodist Church. St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high school stand...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1899 and 1900?]
    • The Manitou

    • Exterior view of the Manitou House, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northeast. This three-story gable roof structure with dormers and wrap around porches was remodelled in the shingle style around 1896. A waist high rusticated stone...
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    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1900-

    • St. Aloysius Academy, a Catholic school, stands on Gunnell Hill in Central City, Colorado, in the center background. St. Mary's Catholic Church stands below the school on Pine Street. In the right midground is the Teller House, built between 1871...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1901 and 1910?]
    • Indians, Pueblo, Acoma, missions

    • A corner of the 40-foot high, graveyard wall at the San Estevan del Rey Mission and convent at the Acoma Pueblo "Sky City" in New Mexico stands in the foreground. The small scale of two men, one standing at the top of the wall, one seated near him...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Lake Isabell [sic] 1948

    • A large rock and tree branches stand in the foreground on the shore of Lake Isabelle in Boulder County, Colorado. Several smaller rocks also lie in the foreground. A ridge of jagged mountains with patches of snow on them is in the distance on the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1948?]
    • Gilman, Colo.

    • Bird's eye view of Iron Mask Mine (Eagle County) and Gilman, Colorado includes mine surface buildings in the foreground and the town of Gilman on the snowy hillside. Wood frame residences and commercial buildings make up the town. Gilman, a company...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Pikes Peak Cog Railway Depot

    • Exterior view of the Pikes Peak Cog Railway Depot in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking east. In the foreground is a photographer with a tripod facing the depot, and another man is taking a picture of the depot in the distance. The man in the...
    • Jeancon, Jean Allard.
    • [1930-1940?]
    • Dyersville

    • View of a dilapidated building in the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County; shows decayed roof, boards and debris in foreground, and evergreen forest in background.
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    • August, 1961
    • Central City, Colo. 1900-

    • The steeple of St. Mary's Catholic Church stands in the right foreground of this view of Central City, Colorado. The rooftops of buildings lining Pine Street are also in the foreground. St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1900?]
    • Bluebell Canyon 1943

    • A group of cabins and houses stands on a ridge in the midground at the base of Green Mountain in Boulder County, Colorado. The famous Flatirons, jagged rock formations west of Boulder, stand on the mountain ridge. The branches of a large pine tree...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1943?]

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