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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.
    • Byers, Joseph E.
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    • 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...
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [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.
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • 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...
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [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...
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    • 1955 July
    • 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...
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    • [August 1990]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • 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,...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 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.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1940-1949?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1905 and 1909]
    • 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...
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    • 1960
    • 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...
    • Weston, Art.
    • 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;...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • 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...
    • Erdlen, C. W.
    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • 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...
    • Stiffler, George W.
    • [between 1884 and 1892]
    • Alpine tunnel, Pacific slope

    • Men sit and pose on a Denver, South Park & Pacific railroad Engine, labeled "42", and passenger car on a stone embankment at the west portal of the tunnel near Alpine Station in the Sawatch Mountains (Gunnison County), Colorado. View shows a...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1889?]
    • Pah-ri-ats in summer costume

    • Standing portrait of a Native American Ute man, identified as Pahriats, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah. He wears a breechcloth, a choker, and an animal hide sash; his decorative bow case and quiver are behind him.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [1873?]
    • Sai-ar's home

    • A family of Native American Utes, identified as Saiar's family, poses outside of a tepee on the western slope of the Wasatch Mountains, Utah. Saiar, two women, and a baby are included. One of the women is on the back of a horse which is highly...
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Shi-rah-rah, wife of To-ko-wah-ner

    • Sitting portrait of a Native American Ute woman, identified as Shirahrah, wife of Tokowahner, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah. She wears a fringed hide dress decorated with beads and shells(?) and has a pouch near her feet. Trees and brush...
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Sai-ar and his family

    • Saiar, his wife, and a baby, all Native American Utes, sit on an animal hide in front of thick brush on the western slope of the Wasatch Mountains, Utah. All wear bead necklaces over traditional clothing.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • 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.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1899]
    • 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.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [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.
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    • [1917]
    • 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...
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [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.
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    • 1917 October 17
    • 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.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • 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...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Summit of Rollins Pass, Pacific Sloap [sic], Moffat Road

    • Summit of snowy Rollins Pass, Colorado; shows Moffat Road distant right and Pacific Slope drainage of Continental Divide. Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake Railroad).
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1904?]
    • Southeast slope of Bull Hill

    • View shows mines and tailings piles on the denuded southeast slope of Bull Hill, near Goldfield (Teller County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Regnar [sic] Omtvedt Champion Ski Jumper of the World

    • Profile view of champion ski jumper Ragnar Omtvedt leaning forward over his skis on a ski slope in Steamboat Springs, Colorado; he casts a shadow on the snow slope and wears lace-up boots, knickers, and a sweater.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1916 and 1923?]
    • The best farm land on the summit of Pikes Peak.

    • A woman stands at the top of a rocky slope at the summit of Pikes Peak, El Paso County, Colorado. The slope is covered with patches of snow.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • 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.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [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...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • April 1945
    • Mendota Tunnel Mine

    • View of the shafthouse, mine buildings, and the covered tramway of the Mendota Tunnel Mine near Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows tailings and steep inclined tram tracks.
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]

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