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    • General Sam Houston, Governor of Texas, photographed by Brady.

    • Image on Harper's weekly page shows a bust portrait of Sam Houston. Houston has curly hair and mutton chops, and wears a suit, silk bow tie and a woven overcoat. He wears rings and poses with a cane and a hat.
    • Governors--Texas--1860-1870.; Houston, Sam, 1793-1863.
    • 1861 March 30
    • Letter to Samuel L Dewel (Duel) from A. Hosterman

    • Samuel Dewel (Duel) served in the Civil War in Company A, 32nd Regiment of the Ohio Volunteers. He served from July 12, 1861 to August 19, 1862. He was honorably discharged for medical reasons. Friend A Hosterman wrote this letter to Dewel prior...
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    • 1862 June 29
    • Sam Dugan [i.e. Sanford Dougan] hanged by vigilantes at Denver

    • Sanford Dougan, was lynched by a mob after being accused of murder in Denver, Colorado. He hangs from a tree and is dressed in a coat, slacks and boots. Shows a hat on the ground, handcuffs, a noose, and a hatchet stuck in the tree trunk. Frame and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Dead persons--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Hangings--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Dougan, Sanford.
    • 1868 December 2
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Reproduction of bird's eye view lithograph, Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows: 1. Methodist Church 2. Public School; (stamp mills): 3. Empire 4. Polar Star 5. Black Hawk 6. Gregory 7. New York 8. Campbell & Pierce 9. Randolf 10....
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Index to Colorado Mining Directory: First Edition 1883

    • Index to mines within Colorado. Information is arranged alphabetically by Mine name, with the county it is located in.
    • Mines and mineral industries--Colorado--Directories.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Directories.;
    • 1883
    • Horseshoe Ranch

    • A row of cowboys identified as Jimmie Kennedy, Roy Valentine, Carl Baugham, Fred Runser, Albert Smith, Emil Runser, A. A. Spaugh, Dick Biddick, Everet Onion (cook), Johnnie Howard, Sam Covington, Bob Spaugh, Charlie Bright, Ed Saffel, Bob Howard,...
    • Sheridan County (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Wyoming--Sheridan County--1880-1890.; Horses--Wyoming--Sheridan County--1880-1890.; Ranches--Wyoming--Sheridan County--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Colorado Springs in 1885

    • View of Pikes Peak Avenue in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows the Antlers Hotel, with dormers, a stepped pediment, and a round tower with a bell cast roof. Pedestrians, a wagon and team, and businesses flank Pikes Peak Avenue;...
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Buildings--1880-1890.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Sixteenth Street, Denver

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows pedestrians, a Denver Tramway company streetcar, the Tabor Opera House, clocks and signs with lettering: "Sam Mayer Jeweler," "Stark," and "F. E. Edbrooke Architect."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1885?
    • This is the beginning of the grading for the tram track

    • Bradford Locke's work crew, Gilpin Tramway railroad construction workers, pose with their tools on a hillside by boulders and rock formations in Chase Gulch, in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Chase Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • 1887
    • Gilpin Tramway, Picnic

    • Passengers on a picnic excursion pose in front of open Gilpin Tramway passenger railroad cars and a locomotive in Gilpin County, Colorado. The large group of well-dressed men, women, and children stand downhill from the train. The excursion cars...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Tourists--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.
    • 1888 Aug. 30
    • Silver Cliff, Colorado

    • View of Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado; shows Town Hall, spectators, a Main Street parade with band, floats, United States flags, bunting, Uncle Sam, and signs: "Livery," and "H. W. Foss Grocery store."
    • Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bands--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.
    • 1889 or 1890
    • This is a full train coming from mines to the ore mills - stamp mills

    • A view of an Gilpin Tramway ore train as it passes the Freedom Mill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A man stands on one of the cars as the train travels down the mountain.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroad cars--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Ore...
    • 1890
    • Morning Advertiser, Trinidad

    • A group of ten men and one women pose in front of the Morning Advertiser's office in Trinidad, Colorado. Two wooden spiral posts flank the glass doors and sign reads: "Advertiser." The doorframe below the transom has the number 318 mounted on it....
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Beshoar, Michael, 1833-1907.; Sipe, Burney.; Stevens, S. H.
    • 1892
    • Wolhurst

    • People at Wolhurst, in Littleton, Colorado, are identified as: Neville Hughes (bachelor on horse), Clara Wilder (striped dress-house guest from the east), Ben W. Lawrence (Mrs. Lawrence in little cape), Kitty Hughes, Anna H Fowler (on end of...
    • Wolcott, Edward Olive, 1848-1905--Homes & haunts.; Littleton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Barns--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Estates--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; People--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Trinidad Advertiser office, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Men, a woman, and a boy stand and pose in front of the Morning Advertiser newspaper office in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. Mrs. Sam Schuyler wears a pleated dress, a fitted shirt with a bow, and a decorated hat. S.H. Stevens, the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Bridge just east of Maysville, Colorado

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train at Maysville (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows locomotive number 52 and box cars on the bridge at the North Fork of the South Arkansas River. Men in work clothes stand on and near the train, snow...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Maysville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Arkansas River, North Fork (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Maysville--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Maysville--1890-1900.;...
    • 1896 Dec. 15
    • Parade, opening of Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • Street scene of people dressed in winter coats and hats at a parade for the Ice Palace opening in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. People are on horses or burros, in wagons, or beside commercial businesses. Signs read: "Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat,"...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • 1896 January 1
    • Gilpin County tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment and view the wreck. Workers help move locomotive number 3 as it is is pulled along the track by a rope...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Wreck of Gilpin Tramway engine in Prosser Gulch

    • A view of an accident in Prosser Gulch on the Gilpin Tramway line in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows a heavily damaged locomotive and cars. Officials and workers stand on a wooden trestle with cribbed retaining walls and observe the overturned...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Snow removal, Gilpin county tramway

    • View of a Gilpin County Tramway work crew near "Dogtown" in Gilpin County, Colorado. The men pose with shovels near a snow plow during the snow removal operation. An mine building and a wood-frame house are in the distance.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Laborers--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • 1899
    • Trinity Echo: Volume IV, Number 10

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    • Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.) -- History. ; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Methodist Episcopal Church -- Colorado -- Denver -- Periodicals.;...
    • 1899 February
    • Heraldo Annual: 1900

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1900.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1900
    • A prospector's wash tub

    • Sam Stevens, a prospector, crouches over a stream and washes his long underwear on a rock near the mining community of Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado. His other laundry hangs on the branches of a nearby shrub.
    • Hahns Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Laundry--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1900-1910.; Men.; Stevens, Sam T.
    • 1901
    • On top of Hahns Peak Alte. 10200

    • W. A. George and Sam Stevens stand on the summit of Hahn's Peak (Routt County), Colorado. They hold rifles and have back packs.
    • Hahns Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gold miners--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1900-1910.; Men.
    • 1901
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Sam Maestas Sr. (without hat), about 17, playing poker in Ocate, NM

    • Three men sit at a table and play poker in Ocate (Mora County), New Mexico. Sam Maestas, Sr. (on the left), sits in a chair and holds a hand of cards. He wears a suit and smokes a cigar. Two unidentified men play with him. One man wears a suit,...
    • Hispanic Americans--1900-1910.; Mexican Americans--1900-1910.; Ocate (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Group portraits.; Poker.; Smoking.; Maestas, Sam--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Pictorial...
    • 1904 May 2
    • Engine Co. No. 8: Marion and 16th Ave.

    • Interior view of fire station number 8 (Eight) at Marion Street and 16th (Sixteenth) Avenue in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; men lower a harness onto horses. Men are identified as: "1. Sam Whitaker, 2. ?, 3. Lieut William...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horse teams--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1905
    • Sam Stevens prospecting for gold and silver in Humbolt Mts. of Nevada

    • Sam Stevens, a resident of Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado, stands on a hillside in the Humbolt Mountains of Nevada and examines a piece of ore with a magnifying glass. He wears trousers, a long-sleeved shirt,...
    • Miners.; Stevens, Sam T.
    • 1907
    • Denver parade

    • Men march and ride bicycles in a parade in downtown Denver, Colorado. Women ride in a horse-drawn wagon as part of the procession. Signs on buildings read: "Koehler's," "Crooke & Fuller Mine & Mill Supplies," and "Sam Wittow."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Cycling--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1907 September
    • The Annual: North Side High School 1908

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1908
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1908
    • Far left - Enos Mills  third from left - Libby Chapman, sixth [from left] - Sam Service.

    • A group on horseback poses across a dirt street in Estes Park, Colorado; far left is Enos Mills, naturalist, conservationist, and writer; third from left, Libby Chapman; and sixth from left, Sam Service, store owner. Two horses are packed with...
    • Estes Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Estes Park--1900-1910.; Chapman, Libby.; Mills, Enos Abijah, 1870-1922.; Service, Sam.
    • 1908
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1909

    • 1909 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909
    • Manual Annual: 1909

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1909
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1909

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