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    • Leadville saloon

    • Men in suits and hats stand at the bar in a saloon in Leadville, Colorado. Two men stand behind the long wooden bar, one wears a suit, bow tie and derby hat, the saloonkeeper wears a white jacket and bow tie. Both men have moustaches. The wooden...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Bars (Furniture)--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.; Bars--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Leadville saloon

    • Interior view of a saloon in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows men gambling with poker chips and a roulette wheel. The bartender holds a tray of beer glasses; a cigar advertisement: "The Thies Ribbon Cigars" hangs on the water closet....
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Bars--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.; Card games--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.; Gambling--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell, Colo.

    • Men in suits, one woman and workmen stand on top of and beside a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell, Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows an American flag on a flagpole.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Leadville saloon

    • Interior view of (possibly) Hyman's Saloon in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows well dressed men, a bar, and a carved wood barback. Decor includes a punch bowl, frosted chip glass, swinging doors, liquor bottles, and taxidermy mounted deer...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bars--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1889]
    • On the trail to Elk Falls Ranch

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies are on a trail ride near the Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch in probably Park County, Colorado. The men on horseback are dressed in western attire that includes cowboy hats. They travel on a dirt road....
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Park County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Park County--1950-1960.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Park County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1954 July
    • Roach's Lodge

    • An unidentified young man poses with guns, fishing pole, and binoculars at Roach's Lodge, Colorado (?).
    • Fishing & hunting gear--Colorado--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--1900-1920.; Teenagers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Kings and Queens Social Club

    • A group of African American men and women, members of the Kings and Queens Social Club, pretend to be drunk at a park in the mountains near Denver, Colorado. They drape their arms around each other and stand in awkward poses. Two of the people hold...
    • Kings and Queens Social Club (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1970.; African Americans--Organizations--Colorado--1950-1970.; Clubs--Colorado--1950-1970.; Impersonation--Colorado--1950-1970.; Intoxication--Colorado--1950-1970.; People--Colorado--1950-1970.
    • [between 1955 and 1965?]
    • Manual of the First Presbyterian Church of Denver, Colorado.

    • Book produced by the First Central Presbyterian Church, later known as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado. Contained in the book is a partial list of members, a brief historical sketch of the church, and the Articles of Faith in...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)--Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1873 December 22
    • Colt initiation, Gravey Graves, Tim Tyler, Joe Dekker, Rocky Rockiever, Dick Dickson

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies participate in an initiation for new members, "Colts." The men are identified left to right as: Claude "Gravey" Graves, Tim Tyler, Joe H. Dekker, Rocky Rockiever, and Dick Dickson. The men stand around a...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--1940-1950.; Hazing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Initiation rites--Colorado--1940-1950.; Joking--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • 1949 July
    • Berthoud Pass

    • View of a road on Berthoud Pass which borders Grand and Clear Creek Counties, Colorado. Shows mountains in the distance and a forest.
    • Berthoud Pass (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1910-1920.; Roads--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Gay Dutchess club

    • View of a Gay Dutchess club (The Gay Dutchess) picnic shows a group of African American (Black) men and women gathered around a picnic table at a park in the mountains near Denver, Colorado. Everyone is dressed in summer clothes, with light...
    • Gay Dutchess, The (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1970.; African Americans--Organizations--Colorado--1950-1970.; Clubs--Colorado--1950-1970.; Families--Colorado--1950-1970.; Picnics--Colorado--1950-1970.
    • [between 1955 and 1965?]
    • Sunflower carnival, Colo. Spgs.

    • Two horse drawn buggys are decorated for the Flower (Sunflower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Two women ride in a buggy covered with light and dark flowers, one holds an umbrella. Two women ride in another foliage covered buggy, one...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Parades &...
    • [between 1893 and 1906?]
    • Conduits

    • View of a large metal conduit loaded on a railroad flatbed car in Colorado. The pipe is probably for use with the Fraser River Diversion project. Shows a locomotive in the distance. Snow covers the ground.
    • Pipes (Conduits)--Colorado--1930-1940.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • 1937 January 23
    • The Devil's Crossing

    • Two men pose atop a rocky ridge identified as The Devil's Crossing, probably in Colorado. Both men hold hats.
    • Men--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mountains--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1910
    • McCoy Hotel

    • Automobiles are parked near the McCoy Hotel in Colorado. Wagon wheels and antlers are on a wooden rail fence near the two-story building.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Elk Horn Lodge [sic], Estes Park [sic], father / son teams

    • Fathers and sons, members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, pose on horseback in a meadow near buildings at Elmer Berg's Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch in Park County, Colorado. The men are identified left to right as: "Forest Bucky Button with...
    • Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Park County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dude ranches--Colorado--Park County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1954 July
    • La Porte [sic], Colo., old stage station

    • A car is parked in front of a hewn log and clapboard-sided store and house, a former Overland Trail stage station, in Laporte (Larimer County), Colorado. The one-story building has a gabled roof and a bay window. Shows cottonwood trees, a utility...
    • Laporte (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Laporte--1920-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Laporte--1920-1930.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Laporte--1920-1930.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Laporte--1920-1930.
    • 1926 September
    • Antlers Hotel

    • View of the Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Automobiles are parked and drive on the street near the building. A nearby sign reads: "Cheyenne Hotel."
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Buildings--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Woman jumping

    • View of a woman in a slip and stockings jumping from a bridge, Colorado.
    • Jumping--Colorado--1910-1930.; Women--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Capetowners Club picnic

    • A group of African American (Black) men and women sit in folding yard chairs at a Capetowners Club picnic, probably near Denver, Colorado. A young boy stands next to a man who has his arm around the child. One woman holds a Schlitz beer in her...
    • Capetowners Club (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; African Americans--Organizations--Colorado--1960-1970.; Clubs--Colorado--1960-1970.; Picnics--Colorado--1960-1970.
    • [1962?]
    • Historical sketch of the Central Presbyterian Church, Denver, Colorado

    • Booklet compiled for the fiftieth anniversary of the Central Presbyterian Church located in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book are excerpts of correspondence from previous clergy, list of all Elders during the fifty years, and a history of the...
    • Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1911
    • Capetowners Club picnic

    • A group of African American (Black) women, children, and men pose on and near a picnic table in a campground at a Capetowners picnic, probably near Denver, Colorado. One boy holds a softball in a mitt and another wears a sweatshirt reading:...
    • Capetowners Club (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; African Americans--Organizations--Colorado--1960-1970.; Clubs--Colorado--1960-1970.; People--Colorado--1960-1970.; Picnics--Colorado--1960-1970.
    • [1962?]
    • Mexican beet worker

    • Portrait of a Mexican migrant worker in Colorado. He wears a wide-brimmed hat and jacket with a pin that reads: "CIO."
    • Mexicans--Employment--Colorado--1930-1940.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1930-1940.; Alien laborers--Mexican--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Tabor Nationals, D Company

    • Photomontage of individual portraits of officers in the Colorado National Guard, Tabor Nationals D Company. Portraits have stamp: "E.W. Baker, Lawrence & 15th Streets, Denver." Men in uniform identified on verso include: "Robinson, Weir, Twitchill,...
    • Colorado. National Guard.--People--1880-1890.; Militias--Colorado--1880-1890.
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    • Lawson

    • View of Lawson in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad tracks, Clear Creek, houses, dirt streets and utility poles in the valley.
    • Lawson (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cites & towns--Colorado--Lawson--1890-1910.; Valleys--Colorado--Lawson--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Mary McKinney Mine

    • Men, women and children disembark from possibly Colorado and Southern Railroad passenger cars near Anaconda (Teller County), Colorado. The site, identified as the Mary McKinney mine complex, was part of the Cripple Creek Mining District. Shows a...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mary McKinney Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Anaconda--1920-1930.; Passengers--Colorado--Anaconda--1920-1930.; Railroads--Colorado--Anaconda--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Placer mining near Russel [sic], La Veta Pass

    • Men in suits, one woman and workmen stand on top of, in windows and beside a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County), Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows an American flag on a flagpole.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Green Mountain lake Colo. Midland Road

    • View of Green Mountain Falls Lake and Hotel in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, in El Paso and Teller Counties. A gazebo is on an island in middle of the lake and small cabins are along the lake shore. A Colorado Midland Railway Company train is in...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Green Mountain Falls (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Green Mountain Falls--1890-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Green Mountain Falls--1890-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Green Mountain...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • The Colo. Gold Dredging Co. on the D.& R.G.R.R. at Russell Colo.

    • View of workmen on a Colorado Gold Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Russell (Costilla County) Veta Pass (La Veta Pass), Colorado. Shows men in suits near workmen, construction tools, barrels, railroad ties and planks.
    • Russell (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Palisade, Co., Mountain Lion Fruit Co

    • The Mountain Lion Fruit Company warehouse in Palisade (Mesa County), Colorado, near the Colorado Midland Railway line. Shows wagons and the Book Cliffs in the distance.
    • Mountain Lion Fruit Company (Palisade, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Palisade (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fruit industry--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Warehouses--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Mancos

    • Unpaved Main Street in Mancos (Montezuma County), Colorado. Shows pedestrians, parked cars, store fronts, utility poles and a flagpole with a flag. Signs on buildings read: "Mancos, Colo. Post Office," "First National Bank," "Mesa Verde National...
    • Mancos (Colo.)--1910-1940.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Mancos--1910-1940.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Mancos--1910-1940.; Flagpoles--Colorado--Mancos--1910-1940.
    • [between 1910 and 1935]
    • Labor Day Parade, Alamosa

    • A man, woman and young boy sit in a horse-drawn buggy next to a decorated truck ready for a Labor Day celebration in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. They wear suits and hats; the young boy has a ribbon sash criss-crossed over his suit that has...
    • Labor Day--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1910.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Automobiles--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Alamosa--1900-1910.; Floats...
    • [between 1900 and 1915]
    • Monte Vista Streets (1st Avenue)

    • Bricklayers work on a building as pedestrians walk down First (1st) Avenue in Monte Vista (Rio Grande County), Colorado. Shows parked cars, commercial buildings and a clock on a pole. Signs read: "The Stow Mercantile Co.," "[Ca]sh Meat Market W.V....
    • Monte Vista (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Monte Vista--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Monte Vista--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Blayney-Murphy building, Denver Union Stockyards

    • View of the Blayney-Murphy slaughterhouse at 45th (Forty-fifth) and Gilpin Streets in the Denver Union Stockyards in the Elyria-Swansea Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a concrete building with truck bays, a tower and smokestacks. An...
    • Blayney-Murphy Company--Facilities--1920-1940.; Packing-houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Advertising - Billboards

    • Three men stand near a billboard that advertises Cudahy's Soap possibly in Colorado. The billboard reads: "Cudahy's Diamond 'G' Soap, the C Mark, Does Better Work and Goes Further Than Any Other Laundry Soap." Two of the men wear work clothes and...
    • Billboards--1890-1900.
    • 1897, September 29
    • Platoro Mining District

    • View of mine buildings and tailings piles in the Platoro - Gilmore Mining District (Conejos County), Colorado; pine forest covers hills in the background.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1930.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Platoro Mining District

    • Scattered log and tent structures comprise the gold mining town of Platoro in the Platoro - Gilmore Mining District (Conejos County), Colorado; shows people in front of residences and stores along the wide center street.
    • Platoro (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Log buildings--Colorado--Platoro--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Platoro--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--Platoro--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Montrose Streets

    • A boy sits in the cradle of a tree in front of a house, number "646," on an unidentified street in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows a parked car, a sidewalk, and rows of trees along a dirt road.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Montrose--1920-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Montrose--1920-1930.; Residential streets--Colorado--Montrose--1920-1930.; Trees--Colorado--Montrose--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Children broncobuster event

    • A group of young men watch as a man on all fours bucks a young "rider" off of his back. The group is in an arena possibly at the Cheyenne Frontier Days in Cheyenne (Larimer county), Wyoming. Spectators are in the background.
    • Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1900-1920.; Boys--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1920.; Rodeos--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1920.; Spectators--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Leadville - Public Works

    • View of a wooden building with a smoke stack in snow covered Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. An outhouse. a turned over wheelbarrow, and a broken picket fence are nearby.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Paonia outskirts

    • View of Paonia (Delta County), Colorado. Shows wood frame houses, dirt streets, fruit orchards, and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad freight cars.
    • Paonia (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920]
    • Street scene, Elkton, Colorado

    • Two men stand on a dirt road in probably Elkton (Teller County), Colorado. Mules are hitched to a post nearby. Shows a general store, possibly a boarding house or hotel, and pool hall. Signs on buildings read: "Mules For Hire," "The Bee," and...
    • Elkton (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Elkton--1900-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Elkton--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Elkton--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Paonia, Colo.

    • View of fruit orchards and the town of Paonia (Delta County), Colorado. Shows possibly a fruit warehouse.
    • Paonia (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • The Hundley stage line to Cripple Creek, via C.M. Ry.

    • Men pose at the Colorado Midland Railway and Hundley stage line meeting point at a depot in Divide (Teller County), Colorado. Men wear suits and hats and pose on top of horse-drawn stagecoaches that read: "Mail Express" and "Cripple Creek."...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1900.; Divide (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Divide--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Divide--1890-1900.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Divide--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1893]
    • Paonia, Colo.

    • View of the town of Paonia (Delta County), Colorado. Shows Denver & Rio Grande Railroad cars, wood frame and brick buildings, fruit orchards, the North Fork Gunnison River, and a fruit packing warehouse.
    • Gunnison River, North Fork (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Paonia (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Grant smelter interior

    • A worker draws slag from an oven or furnace in the Omaha-Grant smelter in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Pueblo, Colo

    • View of Main Street looking north in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings, pedestrians, and cars. Signs on buildings (including lighted ones) read: "Rialto," "Betty Compson & Tom Moore," "Assembly of God, Church of Christ,"...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • 1922
    • Leadville - Harrison Avenue

    • View of Harrison Avenue, in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado as pedestrians walk down street. Shows businesses (some with awnings) and horse-drawn carriages. Signs on buildings read: "Virginia Harned Cigars," "Campbell Music Co., Steinway pianos,"...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Rodeo clowns

    • A rodeo clown bucks off a male contestant in a mock rodeo contest at the Cheyenne Frontier Days in Cheyenne (Laramie county), Wyoming. Other men watch and enjoy the antics nearby. A straw hat is next to the rodeo clown and rider; spectators are in...
    • Cheyenne Frontier Days--1900-1910.; Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1900-1910.; Clowns--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.; Rodeos--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.; Spectators--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • North Main Street, North from 4th St., Pueblo, Colo.

    • View of North Main Street in Pueblo, (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows a commercial street lined with multi-story brick and stone buildings (including the Pueblo Opera House) and two rows of street railway tracks in center of street. Shows...
    • Grand Vodevil (Pueblo, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1910-1920.; City & town life--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.; Theaters--Colorado--Pueblo--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]

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