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    • Burros packed with supplies

    • View of a pack train of burros loaded with equipment and supplies possibly in Fremont County, Colorado. The burros are loaded with boxes, containers, bed-rolls, and a table. They crowd together on a trail near possibly Fourmile Creek. A railroad...
    • Dennis, A. W.
    • [between 1881 and 1884?]
    • Silver Plume, miners

    • A miner and his burros are standing in the street in Silver Plume, Colorado. The burros are loaded with large planks of wood, presumably for use in a mine on Republican Mountain. Signs for a saloon (probably Patrick Barrett's) and a lumberyard are...
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    • [between 1880 and 1884?]
    • Eldorado Springs group picture

    • Young men, women, and burros pose in a clearing at the resort in Eldorado Springs, Colorado. Each of the eight burros has a woman on its back, and the men hold the necks of, and stand between, the burros.
    • Rockwell, Robert B.
    • 1910
    • Alex Cobsky

    • Alex Cobsky has a beard, wears a cap and overalls, holds a rifle and poses beside two burros in probably La Veta (Huerfano County), Colorado. Burros carry packs and stand beside a frame building.
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    • 1937 March 1
    • Burros loaded with track iron for mines at Silverton

    • Street scene in Silverton, Colorado; shows a train of burros loaded with track for mines and a burro with an ore car strapped to its back. Frame, gable-roof and false front buildings on Thirteenth (13th) Street include the two-story San Juan Herald...
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    • September, 1887
    • Men with burros

    • Three men stand with burros on Fifth Street in Canon City (Fremont County), Colorado. The men are dressed in work clothes and the burros are packed with equipment. One man kneels on the ground and holds a young burro in his arms. The brick...
    • Dennis, A. W.
    • [between 1881 and 1884?]
    • Telluride, burros

    • A man poses with a packtrain of burros near a two story brick commercial building on the main street of Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. The burros are loaded with wooden boxes and burlap sacks. Shows men, plank and frame buildings, and...
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Simpsons Rest & Mexican wood wagons or burrows

    • Three burros heavily loaded with firewood stand on the street in Trinidad, Colorado. A gable roofed, false fronted clapboard building and a one story, gable roofed adobe with a chimney are behind; Simpson's Rest is in the background.
    • Chase, D. B. (Dana B.)
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • Pack train on Aspen Mountain, Colorado

    • Burros carry crates and supplies and stand on Aspen Mountain (Pitkin County), Colorado. A man on a horse poses beside burros on the trail. A wooden crate reads "Dwight's Soda."
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Ames

    • Pack burros are gathered in front of the Sample Room and the Cabinet Saloon in Ames, a mining community near the Ophir Loop in San Miguel County, Colorado. Two men on horseback lead the group of burros. Men and a woman stand on the sidewalk in...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Burro Alley

    • Pack burros crowd Burro Alley in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Men and boys in sack suits pose by the burros and adobe buildings. A North American Indian man wears a striped poncho and buckskin boots.
    • Brown, W. Henry (William Henry)
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • Manitou and vicinity, just from the mountains

    • A group of miners stand with their burros on a dirt road near Manitou, El Paso County, Colorado. One man is mounted on a horse, the others stand nearby. One man holds a gun. The burros are loaded with gear.
    • Thurlow, James.
    • [1878]
    • Miners on donkeys

    • A group of miners mounted on burros pose on a dirt road possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. The men may be Hispanic. A burros loaded with mining equipment stands nearby.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Pike's Peak Express

    • A man and pack burros are on a steep trail on Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. Burros haul stuffed canvas sacks; one burro hauls a wagon wheel.
    • Walker, William H., photographer.
    • [between 1887 and 1897?]
    • Pack train and Mt. Potosi Ouray, Colo.

    • Men walk near a packtrain of burros loaded with mine ore near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Potosi Peak is in the distance.
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Pack train in the San Juan Mountains

    • Men and a pack train of burros gather around a wood frame mine building, probably in the San Juan Mountain Range, Colorado. The burros have pack saddles. Shows a pile of chopped wood, an outhouse and the snow covered mountainside.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Ore train at Mt. Sneffes [sic] in winter

    • Men pose with a pack train outside of the George R. Porter general store and post office in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. The burros and mules haul ore bags and pull freight wagons. The snow covered San Juan Mountain Range is in the distance.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Cimmarone [i.e. Cimarron] pack train, Sneffels

    • View of a pack train of burros, with materials and supplies on their backs, in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings; Stony Mountain is in the distance.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • 1896 July
    • Cabin in the clearing, west of Argentine Pass near Chihuahua Camp

    • A two-story log cabin stands in the foreground near Argentine Pass on the border of Summit and Clear Creek counties in Colorado. A portion of the Pennsylvania Mine complex is on the hill in the right background. The smaller cabin in the left...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1948?]
    • Prospectors, Creede, Colo.

    • A group of prospectors stand on the slope of a hill with their burros and a horse near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Some of the burros are packed with tools and equipment. Most of the men wear work clothes and some hold walking sticks in...
    • Hilton, E. F.
    • [between 1890 and 1894?]
    • Breaking camp

    • A survey team breaks camp near Fourmile Creek in Fremont County, Colorado. Burros are loaded with equipment, bedrolls, and a table. A team of railroad surveyors stand interspersed with the burros. One man holds a stadia rod in his hand. A canvas...
    • Dennis, A. W.
    • [between 1881 and 1884?]
    • Part of ore pack train, Creede, Colo.

    • Dr. H. D. Newton, a dentist from Salida, stands near a pack of burros on a hill near Creede, Mineral County, Colorado. The burros are leaded with equipment. Shows talus.
    • Newton, H. D., Mrs.
    • [1894 or 1895]
    • Red Mountain Mining District

    • Miners pose with a pack train of burros near a lake or pond in the Red Mountain Mining District in Ouray or San Juan County, Colorado. Two of the men are African American. The men wear hats, and two smoke pipes. The burros carry split wooden logs....
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Off for the mines

    • Two miners pose with five loaded burros, Huerfano County, Colorado. Burros carry planks, barrels, stovepipes, wheelbarrow, shovels, pickaxes, and boxes of goods.
    • Davis, O. T.
    • 1899
    • Sneffels post office and pack train

    • Men pose with a pack train of burros in front of the post office and general store in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. The burros are loaded with wooden crates and supplies. The hand-hewn post office has a tar paper roof. Paper flyers are posted...
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • Packing burros and automobile

    • View of Sixth (6th, Alpine) Street, looking west. The Kneisel- Curtis-Seifried Building is on the left side of the street, with signs that read "Bakery," and Kneisel and Anderson;" a sign over the sidewalk with an American flag nearby reads "10...
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Gore Range from Santa Fe Peak

    • Group of horseback riders, packhorses, mules and burros on Santa Fe Peak, view towards Gore Range, Rocky Mountains, Colorado; burros grazing while horseback riders look on.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Pack burros, Victor Avenue, Victor

    • View of burro pack train, Victor Avenue, Victor, Colorado. Several burros are lined up and loaded with supplies; three men are on horseback, and one man holds reins to horse. The commercial business district consists primarily of two-story...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1895 and 1899]
    • Street scene Las Vegas, New Mex., Mexican & burros

    • A Hispanic man with a beard and a hat poses with a dog and three burros, one a foal, on a dirt street in Las Vegas (San Miguel County), New Mexico. One burro has a saddle and rope. A store front with an awning and houses are nearby.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Team of burros

    • View of men and boys wearing overalls sitting on burros or standing on a wagon in front of the Adams house, Aspen, Colorado; boys wearing breeches and jackets stand on unpaved street next to the burro drawn wagon.
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    • 1910
    • 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.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Sneffels post office and burros

    • Men pose with burros with pack saddles outside of the hand-hewn post office and general store in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground and debris is scattered around the buildings.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: a chariot with a driver in white clothing and a headband is pulled by two burros and a horse; a boy in a clown suit rides a burro; a man in a dress stands on two burros. Children walk...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1898
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: a chariot with a driver in white clothing and a headband is pulled by two burros and a horse; a boy in a clown suit rides a burro; a man in a dress stands on two burros. Children walk...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1898
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: two clowns ride burros, one sits far back on his burro, a man in a dress stands on two burros. A boy in a sailor suit walks close by. A float with a cage on top of a horse drawn wagon with...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1898
    • Burros load with groceries at Telluride, Colo.

    • Burros loaded with supplies on Colorado Avenue, Telluride, Colorado. Man in boots, vest, and hat poses among pack mules headed for nearby mines. Background buildings include: two-story commercial block, front gable log cabin with sign "J. Brown,"...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Miners and burros

    • Miners pose with a horse and pack burros by a cabin and mine tramway near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Stacked timber is nearby.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Burros loaded with mining supplies

    • A miner on a horse poses by burros at the base of the Sheridan Incline near Pandora, San Miguel County, Colorado; shows ore cars.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burros packed for the mts. a street scene in Ouray.

    • Burros carry supplies in Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; businesses have signs: "Mutter & Clark Livery Feed and Stables," "Ralph Kimball," and "Ouray Stables."
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burros packed for mountain climbing

    • Burros are loaded with planks in Colorado; a man, sheds, and a barn are in the background.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Prospectors, West Creek district

    • Prospector holds the harnesses of two pack burros, two more pack burros are close by; loads include pans, buckets and blankets. Dirt road in foreground, hill in background; West Creek and Pemberton district mining camp, Douglas County, Colorado.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Burros loaded with wood

    • View of five burros loaded with neatly chopped wood bundles, a man in a vest and hat adjusts the rope of one bundle, he stands in front of a rough adobe structure; two small children stand on the porch with two dogs; shows California chiles paper...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1930?]

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