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    • Climax Mine

    • View of the Climax Mine and of the company mining town of Climax, (11,320 feet) on Fremont Pass, (the Continental Divide), Lake County, Colorado. Shows the open pit molybdenum mine, mine buildings, a crusher plant, mill buildings, tramway, covered...
    • Climax Mine (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fremont Pass (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mills.; Ore industry.; Settling basins.; Strip mining.
    • 1952 October 21
    • Ophir Loop, Colo.

    • View of the town of Ophir Loop and the Rio Grande Southern Ophir Loop railroad bridge (butterfly trestle 44A) in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows the railroad trestle, the RGS railroad depot, houses, log cabins, a store and shacks and sheds. A...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1890-1910.; Ophir Loop (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns.; Mules.; Pack trains.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad stations.; Trestles.
    • [between 1891 and 1910?]
    • Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico

    • Men walk on Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe railroad tracks near Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico. Single and multi-storied adobe buildings are in the pueblo. Shows wood and wire and coyote fences and a house with a long portal (open porch). Vigas extend...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Structures.; Laguna Indians--Structures.; Pueblo of Laguna, New Mexico--1880-1900.; Adobe buildings.; Ovens.; Pueblos.; Railroad tracks.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Ophir Loop Silver Bell Mine and Mill

    • View of the town of Ophir Loop and the Rio Grande Southern Ophir Loop railroad bridge (butterfly trestle 44A) over Howard Fork (a stream) in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows the railroad trestle, the RGS railroad depot and the Silver Bell Mine,...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad.; Howard Fork (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Ophir Loop (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Silver Bell Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns.; Mills.; Mining.; Ore industry.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad stations.;...
    • [between 1891 and 1910?]
    • Harrison, Ave. Leadville, Colo.

    • Pedestrians cross a street near Harrison Avenue in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. A man holds the hand of a young girl in a wide brimmed hat and dress. A building on the corner has signs that read: "Prussian National Insurance Company of...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1900.; City & town life.; Commercial streets.; Pedestrians.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Uintah excursion train

    • View of a Uintah Railway narrow gauge excursion train probably in Garfield County, Colorado. The consist is led by a steam locomotive and includes a passenger car and a flat car with a temporary frame that supports wooden poles, a railing, and a...
    • Uintah Railway--1900-1910.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Festive decorations.; Passengers.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad observation cars.; Railroad passenger cars.
    • [between 1906 and 1910?]
    • Ninth Street School. Leadville, Colo.

    • Boys, girls, young men and women stand, sit or play in front of the Ninth Street School, located between Poplar and Hemlock streets, in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The two story brick building has an arched door with voussoirs and a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; School children.; Schools.; Students.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Denver and Rio Grande passenger train at Denver Union Station

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Passenger train stopped at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. The train's steam locomotive is examined by railroad employees and well dressed men. Shows one end of the Railroad Gothic Style building constructed of...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad baggage cars.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroad passenger cars.; Railroad stations.
    • [between 1891and 1894?]
    • Colorado Midland RR depot, Leadville, Colo..

    • View of the two story Colorado Midland railroad depot which consists of four attached buildings. A man walks down the tracks and two other men sit on a curb nearby. The main building has Victorian style half timbering, shingle imbrication, brick...
    • Colorado Midland Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • 15th Street at night, Knights Templar Convention

    • View of 15th (Fifteenth) Street, decorated for the Knights Templar 1913 Conclave, Central Business District, Denver, Colorado. Garlands of electric star shaped lights hang over the street, each garland has a lighted cross that hangs from its center...
    • Knights Templar (Masonic Order)--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets.; Electric lighting.; Festive decorations.; Fraternal organizations.; Public utility...
    • 1913 August 16
    • 16th Street at night, Knights Templar Convention

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, decorated for the Knights Templar 1913 Conclave, Central Business District, Denver, Colorado. Garlands of electric lights hang over the street and American flags hang from the lamp posts that support the garlands....
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--1910-1920.; Knights Templar (Masonic Order)--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Clock towers.; Commercial streets.; Electric lighting.;...
    • 1913 August 16
    • Butte in Monument Valley

    • View of probably Merrick Butte in Monument Valley in Navajo County, Arizona. Shows a large sandstone butte in the arid valley. Two horseback riders are stopped on a ridge near the butte.
    • Merrick Butte (Ariz.)--1880-1890.; Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)--1880-1890.; Navajo County (Ariz.)--1880-1890.; Buttes.; Horseback riding.; Rock formations.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Bathhouse, Glenwood Springs

    • View of the rusticated sandstone Stone Bath House in Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado. The buildings has a hipped roof, dormer windows, and a rounded turret. Young trees hide the Natatorium (pool).
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bathhouses.; Stone buildings.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Telluride and Pandora

    • Panoramic view of the San Miguel River valley, and the towns of Telluride and Pandora (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows the Pandora Mill (Smuggler Union Mine), and the Rio Grande Southern railroad spur for the mill.
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1890-1900.; Smuggler Union Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1900.; Pandora (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pandora Mill (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns.; Mills.; Ore industry.;...
    • [between 1891 and 1895?]
    • 17th Street at night, Knights Templar Convention

    • View of 17th (Seventeenth) Street, decorated for the Knights Templar 1913 Conclave, Central Business District, Denver, Colorado. Garlands of electric lights hang over the street and American flags hang from the lamp posts that support the garlands....
    • Knights Templar (Masonic Order)--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets.; Electric lighting.; Festive decorations.; Fraternal organizations.; Utility...
    • 1913 August 15
    • Colorado & Southern train stopped under high bridge Georgetown loop.

    • Passengers and crew pose on and near Colorado & Southern Railway passenger train number 7 stopped beneath the high bridge (Devil's Gate Viaduct) on the Georgetown loop near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Well dressed men, women,...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1890-1900.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Passengers.; Railroad bridges.; Railroad employees.; Streams.; Tourists.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Telluride

    • Panoramic view of Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows wooden and brick houses and commercial buildings, the two story brick courthouse with a clock tower, the two story brick school house, the Rio Grande Southern water tank and railroad...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1890-1900.; Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Aetna Mine, Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colorado

    • View of the Aetna Mine on Carbonate Hill in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows a shafthouse, a mill, mine buildings and a tipple. Mines and Leadville are in the distance. Snow covered Mount Elbert and Mount Massive are across the valley.
    • Aetna Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Elbert, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Massive, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mills.; Mine buildings.; Mining.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf railroad train, Georgetown, Colo.

    • Boys stand near the tracks as a Union Pacific, Denver and Gulf railroad train travels past Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic church in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The consist includes a baggage car, passenger cars and an observation car,...
    • Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church (Georgetown, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Catholic churches.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • [between 1890 and 1898?]
    • Colorado Midland rotary plow, on Hagerman Pass Colorado

    • View of a Colorado Midland rotary plow on Hagerman Pass in Pitkin County, Colorado. A man walks in front of the plow. Boulders and tree stumps are on a nearby hillside.
    • Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Blizzards.; Railroads.; Snow removal.
    • 1900 April 26
    • Denver, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Arapahoe County Court House, the Majestic Building, the Hotel Metropole, the Brown Palace Hotel and pedestrians, horse-drawn wagons and carriages and street cars are on 16th (Sixteenth) Street...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Telluride and San Miguel River Valley

    • Panoramic view of the San Miguel River valley, and the town of Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows the San Miguel River, houses and businesses.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns.; Valleys.
    • [between 1891 and 1895?]
    • 6 A.M. snow storm

    • View of Main Street after an early July snowstorm in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. A striped arch, probably for the Fourth of July, spans the snow covered street, a street light hangs from the center of the arch. Shows the Jeffers Building, with...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Arches.; Commercial streets.; Snow.
    • 1897 July 3
    • Picnic in Clear Creek Canyon

    • A woman and a teenage girl sit on the ground and have a picnic beside Clear Creek, probably in Jefferson County, Colorado. The woman wears a dark wool double-breasted jacket and a long skirt. She sits beside a leather case and a large straw sun...
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Girls.; Picnics.; Streams.; Teenagers.; Women.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Picnic in Clear Creek Canyon

    • An elderly man, a woman and a young girl sit on the ground and have a picnic in Clear Creek Canyon, probably in Jefferson County, Colorado. The man wears a jacket, vest and a hat; he holds a sandwich. The woman wears a wool suit with a...
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Girls.; Older people.; Picnics.; Women.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Colorado & Southern railroad, Clear Creek Canyon

    • A Colorado and Southern Railway train is stopped beside Clear Creek in probably Jefferson County, Colorado. Passengers and crew stand beside the train or walk towards a handcar that is stopped on the tracks. Locomotive number "7" leads the consist...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad passenger cars.; Railroad section cars.; Railroads.; Streams.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • St. Louis House, Leadville, Colorado

    • A small dog sits on a wooden crate near a carved wooden picket fence in front of the St. Louis House in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The building has a false front, decorated with a cornice, dentals and spindles. The three story building has...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings.; Dogs.; Fences.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Colorado Central train at Beaver Brook station

    • Passengers and crew pose on and near a Colorado Central Railroad passenger train stopped on a bridge over Clear Creek at Beaver Brook Station (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows narrow gauge steam locomotive #3, a passenger car, the wooden water...
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Pavilions.; Railroad bridges.; Railroads.; Streams.
    • [between 1879 and 1880?]
    • Rocky point , Alpine Pass, D. & S.P.

    • View of a rock retaining wall and Denver, South Park and Pacific narrow gauge railroad tracks on The Palisades, a cliff on the west side of Alpine Pass, near Alpine Station in Gunnison County, Colorado.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Palisades, The (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cliffs.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad tracks.; Retaining walls.
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • A Navajo woman and her blanket

    • A Navajo woman poses with a large woven fringed blanket with a diamond pattern. She wears a blanket wrapped around her body, a necklace and a bracelet. She has on moccasins and has her hair pulled back. She stands on a woven blanket, and another...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Navajo Indian textile fabrics.; Navajo Indians--1880-1890.; Navajo Indian women weavers.
    • [between 1888 and 1890?]
    • Ute Indians, group portrait

    • Group portrait of unidentified North American Indians (Ute) men and two white men. The white man with the dark beard is Otto Mears, the other white man has a mustache and wears a light colored suit.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--1870-1880.
    • [1873 and 1880?]
    • Pueblo railroad yards and Union Avenue viaduct

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars are parked in the Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado, freight yard under the Union Avenue Viaduct. Lettering on boxcars reads: "C.R.S. Trust," "4512," "3571," "2453," "4061." Lettering on flatcars reads:...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Hotel Victoria (Pueblo, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels.; Railroad freight cars.; Railroad shops & yards.; Truss bridges.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Ute Indians, group portrait

    • Group portrait of North American Indian (Ute) men and women who include Chief Ouray and his wife, Chipeta. Chief Ouray wears a beaded buckskin shirt, leggings, and a breechclout, his hair is braided. Chipeta wears a fringed buckskin dress, a...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--1880-1890.; Clothing & dress.; Chipeta, 1843-1924.; Ouray.
    • [1880?]
    • Pack Train

    • View of a pack train probably in the San Juan Mountains in Colorado. Shows burros loaded with long pieces of lumber on a trail cut into a steep cliff or hillside as they approach a log bridge.
    • San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; Bridges.; Donkeys.; Packtrains.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Navajos at Window Rock

    • Three Navajo men on horseback pose with a Navajo woman and a group of children in front of Window Rock (Tségháhoodzání ), on the Navajo Indian Reservation near what is now Window Rock, the administrative center of the Navajo Nation on the...
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Navajo Indians--1890-1900.; Navajo Nation, Arizona, New Mexico & Utah--1890-1900.; Window Rock (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Children.; Horseback riding.; Rock formations.; Navajo Indian women.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Placer mining

    • Men pose near monitor nozzles probably for a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation near the San Miguel River in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Piles of large rocks anchor the nozzles and the water pipe that supplies the monitors.
    • Gold mining.; Hydraulic mining--1880-1890.; Miners.; Rivers.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Taken at Fort Crawford, Colo.

    • A member of the U.S. Cavalry poses on horseback near Fort Crawford (Montrose County), Colorado. His uniform consists of a dark jacket with brass buttons and a single bar on the shoulder, pants with a single stripe, boots and gaiters. He wears a...
    • Fort Crawford (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cavalry.; Forts & fortifications.; Horseback riding.; Military officers.; Cavalry horses.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • U.S. Gold placer no. 6, San Miguel River : building flume

    • Men work on a flume for a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation beside the San Miguel River in Montrose or San Miguel County, Colorado. The workmen pose near a wooden flume that is under construction. Shows piles of lumber.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.-Utah)--1880-1890.; Construction.; Flumes.; Gold mining.; Hydraulic mining.; Laborers.; Rivers.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • 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?]
    • Colorado River, Grand Junction, Colo.

    • View of the Grand Avenue footbridge bridge and the Denver and Rio Grande iron truss bridge over the Colorado River in Grand Junction (Mesa County), Colorado. A large warehouse and smokestacks are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1890.; Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pedestrian bridges.; Railroad bridges.; Rivers.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Chief Ouray's house in Montrose

    • View of the stuccoed adobe brick house built by the United States government for North American Indian (Southern Ute Tribe) Chief Ouray and his wife Chipeta (Uncompahgre Ute Tribe) in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. The house has a shingled...
    • Chipeta, 1843-1924--Homes & Haunts.; Ouray--Homes & haunts.; Indians of North America--Structures.; Ute Indians--Structures.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Adobe buildings.; Houses.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Chief Ouray's houses in Montrose

    • View of the original house owned by North American Indian (Southern Ute Tribe) Chief Ouray and his wife Chipeta (Uncompahgre Ute Tribe) on their ranch near Montrose (Montrose County) Colorado. The abandoned building is constructed of adobe brick,...
    • Chipeta, 1843-1924--Homes & Haunts.; Ouray--Homes & haunts.; Indians of North America--Structures.; Ute Indians--Structures.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Abandoned buildings.; Adobe buildings.; Houses.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Gilpin Tramway work train

    • View of a Gilpin Tramway Company work train led by locomotive no. 4. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "G. 4 T." and "4." The engineer and fireman stand in the door and window of the locomotive. A well dressed man in a suit, tie and hat, sits on...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1900-1910.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars.; Railroad employees.; Railroad locomotives.
    • 1908
    • Chief Ouray's houses in Montrose

    • View of the original house owned by North American Indian (Southern Ute Tribe) Chief Ouray and his wife (Uncompahgre Ute Tribe) Chipeta on their ranch near Montrose (Montrose County) Colorado. The abandoned building is constructed of adobe brick,...
    • Chipeta, 1843-1924--Homes & Haunts.; Ouray--Homes & haunts.; Indians of North America--Structures.; Ute Indians--Structures.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Abandoned buildings.; Adobe buildings.; Houses.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Gilpin Tramway shay locomotive no. 1

    • View of Gilpin Tramway shay locomotive no. 1 parked in a railroad yard in Gilpin County, Colorado. The locomotive has a steam dome near the cab and a sand dome further forward, a smokestack and a large headlamp affixed to a bracket.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives.
    • [between 1887 and 1890]
    • Two horse sleigh

    • A man poses in a two horse sleigh probably in northern Colorado. The horses are in harness and have strings of sleigh bells hanging from the harness. The man wears a heavy coat and hat, and a throw or blanket is in the sleigh. False front wood...
    • Colorado--1880-1900.; Commercial facilities.; Sleds & Sleighs.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • President Taft in Montrose, Colo.

    • President William Howard Taft addresses a crowd before the opening ceremony for the Gunnison Tunnel at the Montrose County Fairgrounds in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. The president stands behind a fence draped with flag bunting and fans. A...
    • Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930--Public appearances.; Montrose (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Presidents--United States.; Public speaking.; Rites & ceremonies.; Spectators.
    • [1909 September 23]
    • Leadville, Colo.

    • View of Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows smelters, which include the Arkansas Valley Smelter with large square brick smokestacks, the old High School (West 9th (Ninth) Street), commercial buildings and houses. Mount Massive is in the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining.; Smelters.; Schools.; Cities & towns.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • On CCRR looking west

    • A man sits on the Colorado Central Railroad tracks near the wooden trestle at Packard Gulch by Mountain City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Houses and buildings in Central City are in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Railroad bridges.; Trestles.; Railroad tracks.;
    • [between 1878 and 1880?]

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