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    • Victims of snowslide at Home Stake Mine - Leadville

    • Forty well-dressed men pose on a snow field with a sled carrying bodies of Homestake Mine silver miners killed by a collapsing, snow laden cabin roof, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Home Stake Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--Disasters--1880-1890.; Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Silver...
    • 1886
    • Leadville Colo. 10 killed in snowslide Homestake Mining

    • Men pose on a snow field in Lake County, Colorado, with sleds carrying bodies of Homestake Mine silver miners killed by a collapsing, snow laden cabin roof. Outfits include sunglasses and gaiters.
    • Home Stake Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--Disasters--1880-1890.; Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Silver...
    • 1886
    • Victims snow slide at Home Stake Mine Leadville

    • Men pose on a snow field, in Lake County, Colorado, with sleds carrying bodies of Homestake Mine silver miners killed by a collapsing, snow laden cabin roof.
    • Home Stake Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--Disasters--1880-1890.; Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Silver...
    • 1886
    • View on U.P. [sic] Railway showing Jull Plow derailed in 3 inches of snow

    • View of the derailed Jull snow plow locomotive with four Denver South Park and Pacific Railroad locomotives, Chaffee County, Colorado. Two men stand on the plow.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Railroad snowplow...
    • 1890 April 16
    • Wreck of first passenger train in Anacond [sic] F & C C RY

    • View of a Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad wreck near Anaconda (Teller County), Colorado; shows men, women and children looking at wrecked passenger cars. A photographer has a box camera on a tripod.
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • 1894, July 9
    • Funeral of the victims of the Sleepy Hollow Mine disaster, Central City, Colorado

    • Buggies and people form a funeral procession on Pine Street, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, honoring 14 gold miners drowned in the Sleepy Hollow and Americus Mine flood. Children wear white; a horse-drawn hearse is at the door of St. Mary's...
    • Americus Mine (Central City, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Sleepy Hollow Mine (Central City, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church (Central City, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Catholic...
    • 1895
    • Sleepy Hollow funeral

    • People, horse-drawn coaches, and hearses crowd Eureka Street, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, in a procession honoring 14 gold miners drowned in the Sleepy Hollow and Americus Mine flood; pall bearers carry a coffin in the foreground. The...
    • Americus Mine (Central City, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Sleepy Hollow Mine (Central City, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Funeral processions--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Central...
    • 1895
    • Gilpin County Tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment above the wreck. Men work to stabilize locomotive number 3 and move it back on the tracks. A pulley and...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad construction &...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Gilpin County tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment and view the wreck. Workers help move locomotive number 3 as it is is pulled along the track by a rope...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Wreck of Gilpin Tramway engine in Prosser Gulch

    • A view of an accident in Prosser Gulch on the Gilpin Tramway line in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a heavily damaged locomotive and cars. Officials and workers stand on a wooden trestle with cribbed retaining walls and observe the overturned...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • The wreck at Dome Rock

    • View of a Denver, South Park and Pacific Railway accident at Dome Rock (Jefferson County) Colorado; engineer William G. "Billy" Westall died saving the lives of 450 excursionists on the passenger train, trying to stop it before hitting an obstacle.
    • Westall, William G. d. 1898.; Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railway Company--1890-1900.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898, August 28
    • U.P. (OSL) 618 derailed near Kemerer [sic], Wyo

    • View of derailed Union Pacific Railroad locomotive 618 and the overturned tender near Kemmerer (Lincoln County) Wyoming. Men near scattered railroad ties inspect the train accident. Snow dusts hills and mine buildings.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Kemmerer (Wyo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Wyoming--Kemmerer--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Kemmerer--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Where we lost the first boat

    • Men, probably J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, and E.B. Anderson, pose with a wrecked rowboat (the John C. Bell) in boulders and rocks by the Gunnison River, in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Accidents--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Discovery & exploration--American--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.;...
    • 1900 September
    • The wreck of the John C. Bell

    • Men, probably J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, and E.B. Anderson, examine the wrecked rowboat, the John C. Bell, among boulders and rocks on the Gunnison River, in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Accidents--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Discovery &...
    • 1900 September
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Georgetown - balloon ascension

    • Harry Buckwalter escaped injury in this balloon accident at the Georgetown loop in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He was attempting to photograph the Georgetown Loop for the Colorado Midland Railway Company. Reporters and onlookers...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Accidents--Colorado--Georgetown--1900-1910.; Balloons (Aircraft)--Colorado--Georgetown--1900-1910.
    • 1901 October 28
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 01
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado & Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of a railroad accident near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with an overturned boxcar and passenger car.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • View of a train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River; a group of bystanders stands near the train surrounded by wreckage. The...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • Men stand and observe the damage of a Colorado and Southern Railway train wreck on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. The chassis is seen at the side of a ripped open passenger car with...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado and Southern

    • A group of bystanders stands near the wreckage of a Colorado and Southern Railway train near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. A tender, number "10," hangs off the bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Train wreck, Platte Canon, Colorado and Southern

    • Scene of a Colorado and Southern Railway train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Passengers stand and walk along the tracks. Rock outcrops and brush cover a slope at the shore of the north fork of the South Platte River.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • The Heraldo Annual: 1902

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1902.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1902
    • Colorado and Southern accident between Central City and Black Hawk

    • Spectators gather around derailed Colorado & Southern locomotive no. 13 and railroad cars near Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Men women and children stand near the tracks. Houses a shaft house and mine workings are in the distance.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Spectators.
    • 1902 June 21
    • Railroad car involved in "Wild Bunch" robbery

    • Men and women pose on and near a destroyed railroad car in Denver, Colorado. The train car was involved in a hold up by the "Wild Bunch" in Wilcox, Wyoming.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1904, June 12
    • Glendive train wreck

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana; shows the wreckage of the day coach, smoker, and mail cars.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 11
    • Glendive, Mont

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana. Men stand by derailed passenger coaches, a locomotive, and smoke.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 11
    • Glendive train wreck

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana. A man looks at the wrecked locomotive and passenger coaches.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 11
    • Near Glendive, Mont

    • View of a Northern Pacific Railroad wreck at Glendive (Dawson County), Montana. Men stand by a day coach, baggage car, locomotive, and mail car.
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Glendive (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Railroads--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.; Spectators--Montana--Glendive--1900-1910.
    • 1908 August 8
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1909

    • 1909 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909
    • D.& R.G. wreck

    • A man in a suit and hat poses beside derailed Denver and Rio Grande Railroad passenger cars at the site of a wreck in probably Colorado. The overturned passenger cars have clerestory vents and arches above the windows. Railroad ties are scattered...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909 June 27
    • D.& R.G. wreck

    • Passengers gather around a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad wreck in probably Colorado. Women, in long skirts, blouses and hats, and men, in suits and derby hats, stand on the railroad tracks or near the derailed passenger cars.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1909, June 27
    • D.& R.G. derailment at bridge

    • View of a derailed Denver and Rio Grande Railroad passenger car with broken windows at a bridge marked "108A" at Steele Hollow (Steel Hollow) in Pueblo County, Colorado. Shows broken track and scattered railroad ties. People are beside a passenger...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1910-1920.; Pueblo County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Pueblo County--1910-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Pueblo County--1910-1920.
    • 1910?
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1911

    • 1911 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1911
    • N.D.H.S. Annual: 1911

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1911
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1912

    • 1912 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 6, 1912 December 21

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19121221
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 17, 1912 June 14

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120614
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 4, 1912 November 23

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19121123
    • Trinidad 1913, coal strike

    • Men, probably in Colorado National Guard uniforms with flat brimmed hats and knickers, stand and pose on a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive derailed in deep snow in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado.
    • Colorado. National Guard.--1910-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Militias--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.
    • 1913
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 13, 1913 April 12

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19130412
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 9, 1913 February 8

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19130208
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 8, 1913 January 25

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19130125
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 16, 1913 May 31

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19130531
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 23, 1913 September 13

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19130913

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