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    • 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?]
    • The first auto in Meeker

    • A crowd gathers in front of Meeker Stables, Harp's Livery, around the first automobile in town, Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The automobile owned by Horace Simpson Harp, partner in the Harp Stage Line that operated between Grand Junction, Rifle,...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • 1904
    • Meeker Hotel, Meeker, Colo.

    • View of the Meeker Hotel located at 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colo. Built by Susan C. Wright in 1883, the two-story brick building has round, fan lighted windows and a corbeled cornice. The hotel features a recessed center section with a wrought...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1991.
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • Men pose on boardwalk in front of the Meeker Hotel, a converted adobe army barracks with wood false front, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The hotel was founded by Susan C. Wright, one of the founders of Meeker. Her brother Reuben Sanford Ball...
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    • [1896]
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • The second J. W. Hugus and Company Building, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, (originally built in the 1890s, destroyed by fire in the 1910 or 1911, then rebuilt.) Several men and a boy pose on boardwalk in front of the Meeker Bank and Hugus...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • The first automobile in Meeker

    • A crowd gathers around the first automobile in town, in front of Meeker Stables, Harp's Livery, Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The automobile owned by Horace Simpson Harp, partner in the Harp Stage Line that operated between Grand Junction, Rifle,...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • April 12, 1904
    • 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?]
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • Copy image of a 1887 H. A. Wildhack original of the first quarters of the J. W. Hugus and Company general merchandisers and bankers, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, with three men standing on the boardwalk and another on horseback. The wood...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • 1887
    • An early view taken from the front door of the Meeker Herald building

    • View from front door of Meeker Herald building, across boardwalk to Main Street, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, includes the picket fence of army garrison parade grounds, the Independent Organization of Odd Fellows Hall, Antlers Hotel, Hartke...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Meeker Colo.

    • View of the Meeker Hotel located at 580 Main Street in Meeker (Rio Blanco County), Colorado. The brick buildings has a decorative parapet. A sign reads: "Meeker Hotel." A barbershop is on one side of the hotel and "Meeker Liquors" is on the other....
    • D'Ages Photos.
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    • Meeker businesses

    • View of a street in Meeker (Rio Blanco County), Colorado; people pose by storefronts, barrels, United States flags, and a poster with a Star of David (Magen David). Lettering reads: "Rector & Davis Saloon," "Wiseman's Restaurant," and "Meeker...
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    • [between 1895 and 1910?]
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • A group of men gather on the boardwalk and on horses in front of the first building of the J. W. Hugus and Company general merchandisers and bankers, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The wood false front building once was an army barracks...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • 1889
    • Meeker flood

    • View from bluff across the White River south of Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows high water and muddy streets. Landmark buildings include the Hugus Block, the Meeker Hotel, and St. James Episcopal Church.
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    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Meeker, Colorado after the Meeker flood in May of 1897.

    • View from bluff across the White River south of Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, shows high water and muddy streets. Landmark buildings include the Hugus Block, the Meeker Hotel, and St. James Episcopal Church.
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    • 1897
    • Meeker, Colorado, the St. James Episcopal Church

    • Three people in a two horse open sleigh make their way across the snow in front of the St. James Episcopal Church, 368 Fourth (4th) Street, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The English style church was built in 1890 of sandstone with a square...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • First Meeker Hotel

    • Men pose on boardwalk in front of the Meeker Hotel, a converted adobe army barracks with wood false front and pediment window hoods, Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The hotel was founded by Susan C. "Annie" Wright, one of the founders of Meeker. Her...
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    • [between 1884 and 1885]
    • Meeker House, Greeley

    • View of the two-story stone Meeker house on 9th (Ninth) Avenue in Greeley (Weld County), Colorado, built by Nathan C. Meeker, founder of Greeley. The house has wooden shutters, a low-pitched, hipped roof and a widow's walk. A man poses beside a...
    • Clatworthy, Fred Payne, 1875-1953.
    • [between 1903 and 1920?]
    • 50th anniversary celebration 2nd prize float, "The Meeker Massacre"

    • The second prize parade float depicts the Meeker Massacre, with white men dressed in Native American costumes. They wear feather headresses and skin pants, shoot Indian Agent Nathan C. Meeker, and hold a woman captive by her hair. Parade part of...
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    • October 11, 1941
    • About 1903

    • View of front desk area in the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Lobby includes: potted plants, taxidermied elk, antelope deer, big horn sheep and birds, safe with owners name, "R. S. Ball," frame pictures, display case, and sign:...
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    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • Tearing down barracks for start of IOOF building

    • View of the remains of the old army barracks and later first home of the Herald newspaper, Meeker, Colorado; in process of tearing down to make way for the IOOF Hall; only walls remain.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Meeker, Colo.

    • Men assemble on the boardwalk in front of the Post Office, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The one story building features rusticated stone construction, dentils on cornice, arched transoms above large four pane windows and entry double door...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • View from the parade grounds of Fort Meeker towards the remains of the J. W. Hugus Building after the 1910 or 1911 fire. The Meeker Hotel with 1904 wing addition shows next to the ruins.
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    • [1910 or 1911]
    • Meeker saloon

    • Interior view of a saloon in Meeker (Rio Blanco County), Colorado; men pose behind the bar with mirrors, bunting, United States flags, a cash register, and a carved wood bar back. Also shows a dog, kerosene lamp, posters, and a spittoon.
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    • 1899 July 5
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • View of the bridge crossing the White River at Meeker on the Mesa and Flag Creek road. Men, women, a girl and a dog pose on the wooden truss bridge leading into Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
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    • 1897
    • Part of town taken from Market Street toward north

    • View of lumber yard in Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, shows men inside a fenced yard with stacks of milled lumber. Log barracks, wood frame houses and a line of covered wagons are in the background. Timber was cut in the Buford area east of...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Meeker Hotel

    • Busy scene in front of Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado, shows a stagecoach parked in front with large group of men on boardwalk and guests out on the second floor balcony.
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    • [between 1896 and 1900]
    • Meeker

    • A large group of men gather in front of the Meeker Hotel, Main Street, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A couple are mounted on horses and have a band of dogs around them; snow covers the ground.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • Looking south on the easterly part of Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, shows buildings built by the army garrison under the command of General Wesley Merritt. He established his 'Camp on White River' to enforce the banishment of the Northern...
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    • 1897
    • Interior Meeker Hotel

    • View of the Meeker Hotel lobby, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Interior includes: taxidermied elk, antelope deer, big horn sheep and birds, antler chairs and plant stands with potted plants, front desk with safe and framed pictures.
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    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • About 1903

    • View of the Meeker Hotel lobby, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Interior includes: taxidermied elk, antelope deer, ducks, antler plant stands, door with transom window sign: "Barber Shop," a bulletin board and stairway.
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    • [between 1900 and 1905]
    • July 7, #6

    • Sixth in a series of progress documentation views of the summer 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows brick work near completion on the two story hotel with two men posing on rafters. The...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • Interior Meeker Hotel

    • Reuben Sanford Ball, owner and proprietor sits at a table in the lobby of his Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. Original hotel founded by his sister Susan A. "Annie" Wright. Interior includes: man leaning on front wooden desk, potted...
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    • [between 1896 and 1910]
    • June 13, #2

    • Second in a series of views documenting progress of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The workmen (and possibly the owner Reuben Sanford Ball) pose on the construction site. The first floor of...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • June 17, #3

    • Third in a series of progress documentation views of the summer 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The wooden facade openings with arched transoms are set, masons proceeds with brick work between them. Stacks...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • June 25, #4

    • Fourth in a series of views documenting progress of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows the brick and window work continuing on the second level. Workers stand on the upper...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • Three original log cabins in Meeker, Colo.

    • View of the old log officers' barracks in Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The corner building converted into the "Community Center" and the "Meeker Public Library And Reading Room."
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    • [between 1942 and 1950]
    • June 9, 96, #1

    • First in a series of progress documentation views of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. A large stack of bricks is piled in front of the beginnings of the wood frame work of the windows and...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • June, #8

    • Eighth in a series of views documenting progress of the summer 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows the newly completed two story brick hotel. Features include: large pane windows and door...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • June 27, #5

    • Fifth in a series of views documenting progress of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows the wood frame work of the second story windows in place with brick work continuing on...
    • Wildhack, H. A.
    • [1896]
    • Meeker Community Church

    • Three-quarter view of the Meeker Community Church, 11th (Eleventh) and Garfield streets, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The center section was the Mesa schoolhouse before it was moved to town and converted into the church. The wood frame...
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    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Meeker Community Church

    • View of the side of the Meeker Community Church, 11th (Eleventh) and Garfield streets, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The center section was once the Mesa schoolhouse before it was moved to town and converted into the church. The wood frame...
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    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Meeker Community Church

    • Three-quarter view of the Meeker Community Church, 11th (Eleventh) and Garfield streets, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The center section was the Mesa schoolhouse before it was moved to town and converted into the church. The wood frame...
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    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Poster "Murders by the Indians Lecture"

    • A poster advertising a lecture by Rose Meeker, daughter of N. C. Meeker, about his death and the Meeker massacre. Text reads: "Murders by the indians...see Lyseum Magazine Jamesville, Wis. House bills and newspapers Popular prices Tickets at the...
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    • [between 1879 and 1885]

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