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    • Mormons in a kanyon [sic] of the Rocky Mountains

    • Mormon emigrants in covered wagons travel on a dirt road in a canyon in the Rocky Mountains. A man on horseback with a whip drives oxen on the trail. Shows a stream in the valley and mountains in the distance.
    • Mormons--1850-1860.; Covered wagons--1850-1860.; Emigration & immigration--1850-1860.; Herding--1850-1860.; Horseback riding--1850-1860.
    • 1857 April 18
    • Nevadaville, Colorado

    • A landscape oil painting of Nevadaville, Colorado by Mary Achey. Buildings are in the valley below a range of mountains. Trees dot the landscape and the sky is clear blue and plains can be seen behind the mountains. The frame is gilded and molded...
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1860
    • Empire City

    • The town of Empire (City), Colorado is in the Empire valley and has a business district with false front buildings, log cabin residences, and a small reservoir that is supplied by the west fork of Clear Creek.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Stewart's reduction works at Georgetown, Colo.

    • View of wooden mine processing buildings, identified as "Stewart's reduction works," beside Clear Creek in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows a horse-drawn wagon beside the reduction works, and brick chimneys on the buildings. Snow is...
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.; Ore industry--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Golden City

    • View, along Washington Avenue, of false front businesses with covered boardwalks, in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, includes: "Louis Billiard Room," "Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes & Clothing," "Jefferson Coal & Mining Co." and "C.A. Clark Groceries...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1872
    • Mt. range, near Castle Valley

    • A man with a beard and a wide-brimmed hat, a member of the geological survey, sits on a hillside in probably Grand County, Utah. Shows patches of snow and trees in the La Sal Mountains.
    • Grand County (Utah)--1870-1880.; La Sal Mountains (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Grand County--1870-1880.; Valleys--Utah--Grand County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Apache Lake

    • A man in a hat from the Corps of Engineers stands near what is identified as Apache Lake in the White Mountains in Navajo County or Apache County (later Fort Apache Indian Reservation), Arizona. Shows steep basalt bluffs and trees near the lake.
    • White Mountains (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1873
    • Cooley's Ranche [sic]

    • View of log buildings and fences at Corydon Eliphalet Cooley's Ranch in Navajo County (later the Fort Apache Indian Reservation), Arizona. Livestock, crops and log farm buildings are in a meadow near trees and hillsides in the White Mountains.
    • Cooley Ranch (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Navajo County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; White Mountains (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Navajo County--1870-1880.; Ranches--Arizona--Navajo County--1870-1880.; Cooley, Corydon Eliphalet--Homes &...
    • 1873
    • Cooley's Park, Sierra Blanca Range, Arizona

    • View of log buildings and fences at Corydon Eliphalet Cooley's Ranch, Navajo County (later Fort Apache Indian Reservation) Arizona. Livestock, crops and log farm buildings are in a meadow near trees and hillsides of the White Mountains.
    • Cooley Ranch (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Navajo County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; White Mountains (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Navajo County--1870-1880.; Ranches--Arizona--Navajo County--1870-1880.; Cooley, Corydon Eliphalet--Homes &...
    • 1873
    • Park near head of Conejos canon, Col.

    • Panoramic view of a valley and the Conejos River in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a camp with tents, a pack horse and smoke from a fire. Trees and sagebrush are in the valley and rocky cliffs are nearby in the San Juan Mountains.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Conejos River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Valleys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys...
    • 1874
    • Lake in Conejos Canon, Col.

    • A man stands beside a lake, probably Beaver Lake, in Conejos County, Colorado. Trees and grass are nearby in the San Juan Mountains.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1874
    • "Lost" Lakes, near Meigs Peak, Col.

    • Aerial view of summits and high mountain lakes, identified as "Lost Lakes" near "Meigs Peak", probably near Stunner Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows dense forest, boulders and snow above timberline in the San Juan Mountains.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1874
    • Georgetown, taken from Giffith Mt.

    • Stereograph view of Georgetown, Colorado, looking southwest; shows a large boulder on Griffith Mountain in deep shadow, the Methodist Church, fenced town blocks, the smokestack on Chimney Rock, valley leading to Silver Plume, Leavenworth and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1874
    • The Colorado State Penitentiary in 1878, showing the first stone wall

    • The penitentiary complex in Canon City, Colorado, consists of a pair of three-story structures (one with a mansard roof) and the surrounding wall and tower, with a gated arch in the foreground. All are of random ashlar stone. Trees front the main...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1878
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Blake St. looking up

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings and people.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Blake St. looking up

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings, retaining walls, and people. A sign reads: "Brown's Star Bakery."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Holliday St. looking up

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings, retaining walls, and people.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Lawrence St. looking down

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings, retaining walls, bridge ruins, and people. Signs read: "Brown's Star Bakery" and "Leather Shoes Wool Pelts, Robes & Tallow."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Retaining...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Flood in Cherry Creek May 22nd 1878 from Larimer St. looking down

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows brick storefronts, bridge fragments, and the confluence of Cherry Creek and the South Platte River.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Larimer Street

    • View of Cherry Creek flood damage in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver; shows Larimer Street, a cupola, a destroyed bridge, horse car tracks, and people. Signs read: "West Lindell," "Colorado State Lottery," "Brown's Star Bakery," "Denver Marble...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Birds Eye View of Leadville Lake County, Colo. 1879

    • Bird's eye view rendering shows Leadville, Lake County, Colorado as dwellings, mining facilities, and mountains. Printing reads: "Court House, Jail, Public School, M. E. Church, Roman Catholic Church, Presbyterian Church, Office of the Daily...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Taos

    • View of north house cluster, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows Native American (Taos) adobe dwellings, ovens, and Pueblo Peak and the Taos Mountains.
    • Indians of North America--Structures--New Mexico--Taos--1880-1890.; Taos Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Taos--1880-1890.; Pueblo Peak (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Taos--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Sandia, N M

    • View of Sandia Pueblo, New Mexico; shows Native American (Sandia) men and boys, adobe pueblo dwellings, ovens, a wagon, a water trough, storage platforms, and the Sandia Mountains.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Sandia Pueblo--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Sandia Pueblo--1880-1890.; Sandia Mountains (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Sandia Pueblo (N.M.)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Wetmore

    • Early view of the town of Wetmore, Custer County, Colorado, shows five men standing outside of a tent, dilapidated log cabins, frame and commercial buildings built among trees and brush, and snowy mountains.
    • Wetmore (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Tents--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • North Denver Villa Park Telephone

    • A newspaper dedicated to the interests of North Denver, Villa Park and the West Side. It contains various articles and illustrations about the West Side of Denver, including maps of Denver and the Villa Park and Barnum's subdivision.
    • Colorado--Newspapers.
    • 1883 September 15
    • Admission of Colorado to the Union

    • An oil painting that depicts Miss Colorado being accepted into the Union by Madame Columbia. A group of men stand next to Miss Colorado and Madame Columbia who holds a Union flag. They all stand next to a stone archway that has the words "State of...
    • Statehood (American politics)--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1884
    • Golden in 1885

    • View east of Golden, Colorado, shows Clear Creek with smelters and mills, wood frame residences, brick commercial buildings, 1878 Jefferson County Courthouse, South School, North and South Table Mountains.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Ouray

    • Reproduction of a drawing of Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; shows buildings and the San Juan Mountains.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N. M.)--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • A tornado in the Rocky Mountains

    • View of a tornado and a billow of clouds in a steep canyon in the Rocky Mountains. Shows splintered trees where the funnel touches the ground. Rocky peaks and a dark sky are in the distance.
    • Tornadoes--1880-1890.
    • 1885 September 19
    • Green Horn Pueblo Co. Colo. #83

    • The town of Greenhorn, Colorado, in Pueblo County along the old Santa Fe Trail is surrounded by snowcapped mountains. Gentle bluffs surround the sparsely populated community.
    • Greenhorn (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Freighting out-fit, Rico, Colo.

    • Pairs of oxen harnessed to covered wagons stand or lie on a dirt street in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado. Oxen have yokes and are connected by chains. A boy wears a hat and sits nearby. Commercial buildings on the street have signs that read:...
    • Rico (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Ox teams--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Wooden sidewalks--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Steamboat Springs, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of frame and log buildings in Steamboat Springs (Routt County), Colorado. Shows probably commercial buildings with false fronts and willows near the Yampa River. Light snow is on mountains.
    • Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Yampa River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1890-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Georgetown, Col., U. S. A.

    • View towards the southwest over Georgetown, Colorado. Landmarks include: the Cushman Block, Alpine Hose Company No. 2 firehouse tower, the Hamill House, and the High Bridge of the Georgetown Loop in valley leading to Silver Plume, between...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Virginius Mine

    • View of the Virginius Mine complex atop Mt. Sneffels, (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the wood frame processing facilities, shaft house, a ladder, smokestacks, dormer windows, gable roofs, sheds and tailings.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sneffels, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Virginius Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.
    • 1890 July 10
    • Camp in the Hoback Mts.

    • Horses stand near smoke that rises from a campfire possibly in Hoback Canyon in Teton County or Sublette County, Wyoming. Shows mountains identified as the Hoback Mountains.
    • Camping--Wyoming--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Creede under construction in 1892

    • The town of Creede, in Mineral County, Colorado, is nestled in a steep, rocky valley beneath the snow-covered mountains. The valley is filled with wood-frame structures. Several buildings are under construction in the foreground. Evergreen trees...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Shoshone Mts. from Indian Hill

    • Men stand with packhorses on a grassy plateau identified as Indian Hill in probably Park County, Wyoming. Shows Absaroka Mountains.
    • Absaroka Range (Mont. and Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Park County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Horses--Wyoming--Park County--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Wyoming--Park County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Shoshone Mountains from Indian Hill

    • View of packhorses and men on a grassy plateau identified as Indian Hill in probably Park County, Wyoming. Shows the Absaroka Mountains.
    • Absaroka Range (Mont. and Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Park County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Horses--Wyoming--Park County--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Wyoming--Park County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Mt. Massive from near Busk Tunnel, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View toward Mount Massive, Colorado, from near the Busk-Ivanhoe Tunnel; grade work completed for Colorado Midland Railway standard gauge track from lower elevation Busk-Ivanhoe Tunnel. A lake is in the foreground; clouds top snow dotted mountains.
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Massive, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Tunnels--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • 1893
    • The Coloradan: Vol. II No. 3

    • Article and front cover of The Coloradan, pertaining to First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1893 May 1
    • Nevadaville

    • Overlook view of Nevadaville (Gilpin County), Colorado with surrounding mountains. Shows houses, buildings, mine structures, and tailings.
    • Mining camps--Colorado--Nevadaville--1890-1900.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Nevadaville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Nevadaville--1890-1900.
    • 1896 March
    • Where golden bubbles are blown

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows streets, buildings, and snow covered mountains. Miners pose in a mine shaft in Cripple Creek, they hold a candle, a crowbar and a pick.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896 March 28
    • Durango

    • View from a hillside of Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; shows wide dirt avenues, residences, commercial buildings, the La Plata County Courthouse, the Presbyterian church, and the Strater Hotel. Smoke rises from the San Juan Smelting and...
    • Durango (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Durango--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 3

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