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    • Smuggler trail, Pennsylvania Tunnel

    • A pack train descends a trail that zig zags down a steep slope from the Smuggler-Union Mine, and Marshall Basin, in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows tailings embankments on the upper slope and a long snowshed and stream at the base of the slope.
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Packtrains.; Snowsheds.; Trails & paths.
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    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad trains

    • Railroad employees and men stand, or sit on and near a narrow gage Denver and Rio Grande locomotive, tender, and work car probably in San Juan County, Colorado. A Denver and Rio Grande train is on a slope in the distance. Shows mountains and low...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--San...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Bookplate

    • Bookplate in front of "The J.W. Carpenter album of Western Slope photography." The bookplate reads: "Album of photographic views Colorado scenery, taken by W.J. Carpenter, photographer. Offices: Silverton and Telluride, Colorado. Duplicate views of...
    • Bookplates--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Wasatch Mountain near Telluride

    • View of Wasatch Mountain near Telluride in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows cliff bands and needle thin gullies on the mountain. A trail zig-zags up a steep slope. A rugged rock ridge and mines are in the distance.
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Wasatch Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Down the ladder off the continental divide towards Sprague's Lodge

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies traverse a high alpine slope and steep switchbacks on a trail ride near the Continental Divide on Flattop Mountain in Larimer County, Colorado. Some of the men walk and lead their horses; others ride...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Flattop Mountain (Grand County and Larimer County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Larimer County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Rocky Mountain...
    • 1955 July
    • Idlewild teams Argos party moving in ahead of [?]

    • At Idlewild, Colorado, a horse-changing station for the stagecoach on the Western Slope of Berthoud Pass, crew chief J. J. Argo is packing up his men to locate the site of the 2.6 mile main range tunnel for the narrow gauge electric line to Hot...
    • Idlewild (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad construction workers--Colorado--Idlewild--1900- 1910.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Idlewild--1900-1910.; Argo, J. J.
    • 1903
    • Pacific Sloap [sic], Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • View of Pacific Slope side (Continental Divide) or western side of Rollins Pass, Colorado, on Denver and Salt Lake Railroad; passenger train on standard gauge track approaching summit from western side, strong wind blowing engine's smoke upslope;...
    • Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • Reduction works- Cripple Creek

    • View of a reduction company's works near Cripple Creek, Teller County Colorado. A metal building with a stepped sloping roof stands on the side of a slope. The building has anchored smokestacks and various extensions and gables. A smaller building,...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Buena Vista, Colo.

    • The Chaffee County Courthouse and the Mt. Princeton Hotel, among many other buildings, shows in this view of Buena Vista, Colorado; Sheep Mountain and the Collegiate Range are in the background. The depot of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad is...
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • Arrow, Colorado

    • Three passengers stand at the end of the log depot in Arrow, (Arrowhead), Grand County, Colorado. False front businesses along Aspen Street are on a slope above station. A group of men stand outside the Elk Saloon. Next door is the "Cottage Bar, Ed...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1910.; False fronts--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 10, 1920 October

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1920 October
    • Apex, Colorado

    • View across Apex, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, shows log and wood frame structures, false fronts, front gables and hipped roofs. One two-story building has sign: "Apex Hotel." Small white front gable church with a...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Apex--1890-1900.
    • [August 1990]
    • American City, 1960

    • View of some of the log cabins and ruins of American City, Gilpin County, northwest of Black Hawk, Colorado, shows two rustic side gable log cabins on the edge of a treelined slope. The E.M. Stedman house with steep hipped roofs and front deck...
    • Stedman, E. M.--Homes & haunts.; American City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Log cabins--Colorado--American City--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • House on the cliff, Gilman, Colo.

    • A small, wood frame gable roof residence is built on the rocky canyon cliff on the slope of Eagle River Canyon, in Gilman, Colorado. Signs attached to vertical planks of the house include: "Prince Albert" and "Camel." Aspen, fir and spruce cover...
    • Gilman (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Gilman--1890-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Gilman--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 3 and 4, 1924 March-April

    • Newsletter produced everty two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1924 March-April
    • On the slope of Mt. Evans

    • Rocky slope of Mount Evans above Summit Lake, Denver Mountain Parks, Clear Creek County, Colorado; two men look up to top cornice of slope; stand on snow field; boulders and tundra on right.
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1930-1940.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Evans, Mount (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Summit Lake (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1930-1940.; Snow--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [1940-1949?]
    • Cardinal between Nederland and Caribou

    • View of New Cardinal (Cardinal) Boulder County, Colorado, with the Caribou railway branch terminal halfway between Caribou and Nederland includes scattered wood frame residences and sheds built along an eroding slope with a group of wagons parked...
    • Cardinal (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Cardinal--1870-1890.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Gray's Peak number three

    • Men and women sit on horseback or stand in a rocky valley in probably Clear Creek County, Colorado. The women wear long fitted dresses and hats; the men wear suits. Horses stand near a trail on a steep slope. A man points, another is near a...
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; McClellan, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.; People--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1892]
    • 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....
    • African Americans--Colorado--Red Mountain Mining District--1890-1900.; Red Mountain Mining District (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Red Mountain Mining District--1890-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Red Mountain Mining District--1890-1900.;...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Garfield's Peak, D. & R.G. Ry., Elk Park, near Silverton, Colo.

    • Men pose on and near a narrow-gage Denver & Rio Grand Railroad train stopped along the Animas River in Elk Park (San Juan County), Colorado. The consist includes freight cars, passenger cars and a luggage car. Mount Garfield is in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Elk Park (San Juan County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Garfield, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Animas Canyon near Needleton, Colo.

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge steam locomotive no. 61, with a tender, gondola and freight car, stopped near Needleton (San Juan County), Colorado. Numbers and lettering on the freight car and gondola read: "4510" and "D [&]...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1900.; Railroad employees--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--San...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Western slope, Hagerman Pass, Colo. MIdland Ry.

    • Colorado Midland Railway passenger train descending western slope of Hagerman Pass; resort town of Nast, Colorado in center.
    • Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Nast (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1890-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1890-1920.; Colorado Midland Railway.
    • [between 1890 and 1899]
    • Sightseers, alpine lake

    • Well dressed men and women sit on donkeys, burros and horses near an unidentified alpine lake probably in the San Juan Mountains in Colorado. The women ride sidesaddle, they wear long dresses and hats or bonnets. The men are dressed in suits, one...
    • Cirques (Glacial landforms)--Colorado--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1890-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1890-1900.; Riding--Colorado--1890-1900.; Sidesaddle riding--Colorado--1890-1900.;...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Tau-ruv sitting

    • A Native American Ute woman, identified as Tauruv, sits near trees on the western slope of the Wasatch Mountains, Utah. She wears a decorative shawl over a fringed hide dress, and holds a pouch in her lap.
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Tau-ruv, Ute woman.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Indian girl on horseback

    • A Native American Ute girl sits on a horse, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah. The horse is decoratively adorned with beadwork, tassles, and saddlebags, the girl wears fringed leather boots and clothing and is a member of Sai-ar's family.
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Clothing & dress--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Women--Utah--1870-1880.; Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation (Utah)--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Fire damage

    • Aerial view of a fire damaged mountain slope, probably along the route of the Great Northern Railway, in the Cascade Range in possibly King County, Washington. Shows tree trunks and rocks on the deforested slope.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Deforestation--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Cascade Range--1910-1920.; Forest fires--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Mountains--Washington (State)--1910-1920.
    • [1917]
    • Pack train, Silverton

    • View of a pack train of burros on 13th (Thirteenth) Street in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. The animals are loaded with iron track, a man in a suit, vest and hat stands next to a burro with an ore car. Shows frame, gable-roof and false...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Burros--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Tau-ruv (wife of Won-ro-an) in full dress

    • A Native American Ute woman, identified as Tauruv, wife Wonroan, poses near trees on the western slope of the Wasatch Mountains, Utah. She wears a full length hide dress with fringe and decorative stitching(?), holds a pouch, and stands on a woven...
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Tau-ruv, Ute woman.; Won-ro-an Ute Indian--Family.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • The messenger in full dress

    • Sitting portrait of a Native American Ute man, identified as "the messenger," and a dog, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah. He wears fringed leather clothing, animal hides, beads, and holds a bow and arrows.
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Clothing & dress--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Dogs--Utah--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Fire damage

    • Aerial view of a fire damaged mountain slope, probably along the route of the Great Northern Railway, in the Cascade Range in possibly King County, Washington. Shows tree trunks and rocks on the deforested slope.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Deforestation--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Cascade Range--1910-1920.; Forest fires--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Mountains--Washington (State)--1910-1920.
    • 1917 October 17
    • Gray's and Torry's [sic] Peaks, western slope, Argentine Pass

    • Western slopes of Grays Peak and Torreys Peak of Rocky Mountains viewed from Argentine Pass, Colorado; clouds dot the sky.
    • Grays Peak (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Torreys Peak (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • A view in the Uncompahgre Canon near Ouray, Colo.

    • Two men, one on horseback and the other on foot beside his horse, stop on the Otto Mears Toll Road in the Uncompahgre Canyon near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. The road is built in the side of a rock cliff. Abrams Mountain is in the distance
    • Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Ski course at Steamboat Spgs. Moffat Road

    • View, from downhill, of the ski course at Steamboat Springs, Colorado; shows distance markers along side of slope from 50 to 160 feet and and tripod next to deserted slope.
    • Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Skiing--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1923?]
    • Ta-vah-puts, Chief of the U-in-ta Utes

    • A Native American Ute man, identified as Tavahputs, poses near trees on the western slope of the Wasatch Mountains, Utah. He wears a long, light colored overcoat and pants.
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Tribal chiefs--Utah--1870-1880.; Ta-vah-puts.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Nau-no-kwits and Ku-ri-en

    • Standing portrait of two Native American Ute men, identified as Naunokwits and Kurien, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah. Both men wear leggings, breechcloths, and decorative shirts. A young eagle is tethered in a tree between the two men. Upon...
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Clothing & dress--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Eagles--Utah--1870-1880.; Ku-ri-en.; Nau-no-kwits.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Silverton

    • View of the town of Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows Reese and Greene Streets with houses, commercial facilities, and the two story school house with a belfry. The Animas River, Grand Turk, Kendall and Sultan Mountains are in the...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Ski course at Steamboat Spgs. Colo.

    • View, from downhill, of the ski course at Steamboat Springs, Colorado; spectators line the steep, snow-covered slope; shows a skier near bottom of slope, two levels of jumping platforms, and skiers lining up above the lower platform.
    • Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Skiing--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1923?]
    • Good Hoist Mine- Cripple Creek

    • View of the Good Hoist Mine works near Cripple Creek in Teller County, Colorado. Three men stand between a wooden building and headframe that is anchored to another building. One man leans on a mine car near a metal trough that leads down a slope...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Red Mountain City

    • View of the main street in Red Mountain, Ouray County, Colorado. Shows commercial buildings, wooden sidewalks, a street light and houses. Signs in the town read: "Hotel Airy," "Restaurant," "Laundry," "Caledonia Hotel," "Clothing, Dry Goods," and...
    • National Belle Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Red Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Red Mountain--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Red Mountain--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Red Mountain--1890-1900.;...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Indian boy and his dog

    • A young Native American Ute man with wrapped braids, wearing leggings, and a necklace, holds his dog around the neck in one hand and a bow and arrows in the other, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah.
    • Bow and arrow--Utah--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Clothing & dress--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Dogs--Utah--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Medics practice travois evacuation

    • Pvt. Leon Whritenour (left) and Pfc. Peter Guletto (right) carry Pfc. William C. Woods down a slope by means of a travois, an old Indian carry adapted by the French to mountain operations. Litter is belayed by a man farther up the slope (not shown...
    • Mountain warfare--Italy--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • April 1945
    • Chattanooga

    • View along Main Street of Chattanooga, San Juan County, Colorado. Shows wood frame false-front buildings, houses, and a log bridge. Mule drawn wagons are in the dirt street. A dirt road snakes up the mountain toward Red Mountain Pass. The Red...
    • Chattanooga (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Chattanooga--1890-1900.; False fronts--Colorado--Chattanooga--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • The messenger

    • A Native American Ute man, identified as "the messenger," stands among scrub wearing a breechcloth and a necklace, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah.
    • Indians of North America--Utah--1870-1880.; Uinta Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Utah--1870-1880.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Bridal Veil Falls

    • View of probably Bridal Veil Falls above Telluride in San Miguel County, Colorado. The water cascades off a sheer rock cliff. A large boulder is at the base of the falls.
    • Bridal Veil Falls (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]

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