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    • Colorado World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

    • The Colorado registration cards are on 40 rolls of microfilm (v.1 through v.40), Denver Public Library catalog number G973.91, W893co. The draft registration cards are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-;
    • 2005
    • Continental Oil Shale and Refining Co., Rio Blanco Co.

    • View of Continental Oil Shale and Refining Company corrugated metal-sided buildings and a brick retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A sign on timber scaffolding near a ladder reads: "The Colorado Continuous Retort, Patent applied for," and a...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Continental Oil Shale and Refining Co., Rio Blanco Co.

    • Close-up view of the brick smokestack and timber scaffolding of a Continental Oil Shale and Refining Company retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows pulleys or hoisting devices and ladders above a corrugated metal roof.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Continental Oil Shale and Refining Co., Rio Blanco Co.

    • View of probably an oil shale retort with a brick smokestack and timber scaffolding in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows ladders above a corrugated metal roof and a sign on the building that reads: "Continental Oil Shale Mining & Ref'g Co." A...
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Yellow Creek round up

    • Cowboys pose near a herd of horses on a hillside in Rio Blanco County, Colorado near Yellow Creek. The men are on horseback or stand nearby and wear cowboy hats, jackets, boots with spurs, chaps, gloves and carry lariats. Horses are in a temporary...
    • Post, S. A.
    • 1911
    • Plant under construction, Continental Oil Shale Co.

    • View of a metal smokestack, part of a Continental Oil Shale Company processing plant in possibly Rangely Oil Field in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. An American flag is on scaffolding around the smokestack. Metal machinery parts and a frame shack are...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Continental Oil Shale and Refining Co.

    • View of a plant of the Colorado Oil Shale Mining & Refining Company near a layered shale cliff near Rifle in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows the brick smokestack of probably a retort, timber scaffolding, ladders, pulleys, and hoists. A man...
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    • [1920 August]
    • Continental Oil Shale Co. plant under construction

    • View of the brick smokestack and timber scaffolding of a Continental Oil Shale Company retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows metal parts for the retort, scraps of wood, and snow on the ground nearby.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • The Ute scare in Colorado

    • Soldiers with bowie knifes and pistols aim rifles at North American Indian (Ute) men in front of tepees at Chief Colorow's camp in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Indian men drop their rifles. Shows studio portraits of a baby in a cradleboard and the...
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    • An achievement of the medal of honor

    • Sergeant Edward P. Grimes, Troop F, Fifth Cavalry, runs in full military uniform with a bundle of ammunition during a battle at Milk Creek in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows Native American (Ute) Indians on horseback with weapons. A buffalo...
    • Riesenberg, Sidney H.
    • 1912 July 13
    • Methodist Church, Meeker, Colo.

    • Exterior of the Methodist Church, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, shows wood frame clapboard church with front gable trim, Gothic arched windows and an open belltower.
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    • [between 1890 and 1914]
    • Catholic Church

    • Exterior of the Holy Family Catholic Church, 890 Park Street, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, shows the Romanesque brick building with Gothic entry. Features include a square louvered belltower topped with a cross, a rose window, stained glass...
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    • [1914]
    • Arizona Fatal Mining Accidents ; 1912-1929

    • Index of Fatalities of Arizona miners between the years 1912 and 1929. Information is recorded alphabetically and included are: the name of the victim, date of the accident, county in which the mine is located or the mine company, whether fatal...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 2007
    • Yellow Creek round up

    • Cowboys pose beside or on horses near Yellow Creek in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A steer is on the ground, tied with ropes. A man holds a branding iron to the steer's flank, and another man leans over the steer. Kettles and an iron bar are over a...
    • Post, S. A.
    • 1911
    • Yellow Creek round up

    • Cowboys sit on horses and pose in a row near Yellow Creek in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The men wear cowboy hats, vests, and boots and carry lariats. A herd of steer is on a hillside behind men on horses.
    • Post, S. A.
    • 1911
    • Log cabin, Pyramid

    • Men stage a gunfight in front of a log cabin near Pyramid (Rio Blanco County), Colorado. Two men point pistols at men who pose with their arms up. Shows snow on the cabin and in nearby trees.
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    • 1905
    • Colorado, the late Ute outbreak and massacre at the White River Agency

    • View of log and frame buildings near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows people and horses near the residence of Chief Ouray, North American Indian (Tabequache Ute) chief. Bust portraits show Ute "Joe"(probably scout Joseph Rankin), with a...
    • McCauley, C. A. H. (Charles Adam Hoke), b. 1847.
    • 1879 December 6
    • Indians, Ute, wars, Meeker massacre

    • View of Meeker tragedy memorial markers, outside of Meeker, Rio Blanco, Colorado; the wood sign reads: "This area was site of White River Ute Indian Agency where U. S. Gov't. Agent, Nathan C. Meeker, with male employees were massacred. Women and...
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    • [between 1927 and 1940?]
    • Indians, Ute, wars, Meeker massacre

    • Detail view of the Meeker tragedy memorial marker, outside of Meeker, Rio Blanco, Colorado; bronze plaque on rock reads: "This native granite stone erected by the citizens of Rio Blanco County, Colorado 1927 and dedicated to the memory of Nathan C....
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    • [between 1927 and 1940?]
    • Group of young men

    • Studio portrait of young men, from possibly Rio Blanco (Rio Blanco County), Colorado, they wear bib overalls and hold cigars.
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    • 1917, October 19
    • Garland, Colorado

    • Garland City, Colorado, includes a main street with businesses and large buildings which may be hotels, smaller wood buildings, and railroad track. Snow covers the town, the brush-covered hill behind, and the Sierra Blanco mountain range in the...
    • Chase, D. B. (Dana B.)
    • [between 1877 and 1878]
    • Pagoda Peak Camp

    • Men pose next to a tent in a forested area near Pagoda Peak, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
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    • 1910
    • A View of Main Street, Meeker

    • Pedestrians walk on a sidewalk on a dirt Main Street in Meeker (Rio Blanco County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings, electric light posts, dirt road and trees. Signs on buildings read: "First National Bank," "DRUGS," "Dentist."
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • The home of the deer, Poose Creek

    • View of log foot bridges over Poose Creek in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows dense trees and river rocks beside the creek.
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    • 1905
    • Marvine Lake

    • Men hold wooden sticks and stand on a wooden raft on Marvine Lakes in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows dense trees and talus on possibly Big Marvine Peak near the lake.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Site of Thornburg [sic] Battle

    • View over site of the battle between Major Thomas T. Thornburgh's troops and Native American Utes at Mill Creek, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1927 and 1940]
    • Hunting near Pyramid

    • Hunters carry butchered deer tied to stakes near Pyramid (Rio Blanco County), Colorado. They hold rifles and stand in snow.
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    • 1905
    • Thornburgs [sic] monument and battlefield

    • View of the sandstone monument commemorating the battle between Major Thomas T. Thornburgh's troops and Native American Utes at Milk Creek, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Thornburg [sic] battle ground monument

    • Diptych shows images of road leading to battleground and an automobile parked by the sandstone monument commemorating the battle between Major Thomas T. Thornburgh's troops and Native American Utes at Milk Creek, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
    • Hoklas, W. I.
    • 1936 September 7
    • Decker Hotel, Siera [sic] Blanco, Colo. 1899

    • A woman, men, and children pose by the Decker Hotel, Sierra Blanco, possibly Huerfano County, Colorado; one hoists a whiskey jug, others carry lunch buckets and drinking cups; hats include a bowler and a sombrero.
    • Davis, O. T.
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    • Scene on the White River

    • View of a mostly barren landscape in Alaska. A stream flows through an area of glacial till and boulder fields. Forest is in the distance.
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    • 1920 October
    • Meeker, Colo.

    • Copy of a printed reproduction shows Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, with houses, churches, courthouse, school on far hill and business district. Bluffs are in the background.
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    • [1914]
    • Sierra Blanco from Garland City, 1877

    • Garland City, Colorado, was a construction camp while the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad was being built over La Veta Pass between 1877 and 1878. The entire town moved to the new townsite of Alamosa in May 1878. The town includes a main street with...
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    • 1877
    • Rocks near Meeker, Colo.

    • View of a rocky hillside near Meeker (Rio Blanco County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Buffalo Skull

    • The remains of a buffalo skull lie on the ground in the Flat Tops Wilderness north of Glenwood Springs on the border of Garfield and Rio Blanco counties in Colorado.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Flat Tops - north of Glenwood Springs

    • A group of men on horseback stops in a large field near the Flat Tops Wilderness north of Glenwood Springs on the border of Garfield and Rio Blanco counties in Colorado. Several extra horses with saddles on their backs are near the small group....
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Henderson and Hankin Park, Sierra Blanco, Colo.

    • View of Henderson and Hankins Park, Sierra Blanco, probably, Costilla County, Colorado; shows a creek, log cabins, a tent, an outhouse, wagons, and snow covered peaks.
    • Davis, O. T.
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    • Henderson & Hankins Park, Sierra Blanco, Colo.

    • View of what are identified as the homesteads of Henderson and Hankins and snow covered Blanca Peak (Sierra Blanco, Sierra Blanca), possibly Costilla County, Colorado. Shows a creek, log cabins, a tent, an outhouse, and wagons.
    • Davis, O. T.
    • [between 1899 and 1905?]
    • Relic of Days Long Past, Flat Tops

    • The remains of a buffalo skull lie on the ground in the Flat Tops Wilderness north of Glenwood Springs on the border of Garfield and Rio Blanco counties in Colorado. Photographer titled the image "Relic of Days Long Past."
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]

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