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    • San Francisco Bay, the ferries

    • A view of the Oakland Outer Harbor on San Francisco Bay in Alameda County, California; shows steam ferries, three-masted sailing ships, piers, warehouses, and houses.
    • Alameda County (Calif.)--1880-1910.; Oakland Outer Harbor (Calif.)--1880-1910.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1880-1910.; Bays (Bodies of water)--California--Alameda County--1880-1910.; Harbors--California--Alameda County--1880-1910.;...
    • [between 1880-1902]
    • Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs

    • View along Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, features the Alta Vista Hotel, a three-story brick structure with dormers, a wrap-around porch, a round tower with a bell-cast roof and newly planted trees. Buggies and...
    • Alta Vista Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Oakes Ames Monument

    • View of Ames Monument on the Union Pacific Railroad near Sherman, Wyoming. The granite brick pyramid has a bas-relief of Oakes Ames near the top. Words engraved on the monument read: "In Memory of Oakes Ames and Oliver Ames."
    • Ames, Oakes, 1804-1873--Monuments.; Ames, Oliver, 1807-1877--Monuments.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1920.; Ames Monument (Wyo.)--1890-1920.; Sherman (Wyo.)--1890-1920.; Monuments & memorials--Wyoming--Sherman--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Delegation of Wichita, Apache, Kiowa & Comanche Inds.

    • Group portrait of a delegation of Native Americans (Wichita, Apache, Kiowa and Comanche) to Washington D.C. They include "Stumbling Bear" also known as "Sa-tim-gear" (Kiowa), "White Man" (Kiowa-Apache), and two white men. They are dressed in suits...
    • Apache Indians--1870-1880.; Comanche Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Kiowa Apache Indians--1870-1800.; Wichita Indians--1870-1880.; Delegations--1870-1880.; Stumbling Bear.; White Man.
    • [1874?]
    • L.C. Ellsworth

    • Studio portrait of Lewis C. Ellsworth, a member of the Arapahoe County Board of Education (School District 1) from 1876 to 1878 and 1883 to 1889. He wears a patterned bow tie, stiff, high-collared shirt and a dark suit.
    • Arapahoe County (Colo.). School District, No. 1. Board of Education--People.; School board members--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; School boards--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Ellsworth, Lewis C.
    • [between 1883 and 1889]
    • Aspen from Aspen Mountain

    • View of Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado; the Wheeler Opera House, Hotel Jerome, and Saint Mary's Catholic Church are among houses and businesses. Red Mountain is in the background.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Car wreck w/ bodies @ side

    • View of a automobile crash scene; men look at the two bodies next to the wrecked automobile.
    • Automobiles--1920-1930.; Dead persons--1920-1930.; Spectators--1920-1930.; Traffic accidents--1920-1930.; Victims--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Santa Catalina Island, Avalon from the north

    • View of Avalon on Santa Catalina Island (Los Angeles County), California. Shows Hotel Metropole, the Aquarium, a bath house, the pier, and new house construction.
    • Avalon (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--California--Avalon--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Glass bottom boat, Avalon, Santa Catalina Island

    • Passengers stand and sit on a crowded side-wheel, glass bottom boat while the captain steers through Avalon Bay near Avalon on Santa Catalina Island (Los Angeles County), California. Shows a buoy and boats in the distance. A sign on the boat reads,...
    • Avalon (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Avalon Bay (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Bays (Bodies of water)--California--Avalon--1900-1910.; Glass bottom boats--California--Avalon--1900-1910.; Passengers--California--Avalon--1900-1910.; Side...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Nederland Park

    • View of an area identified as Nederland Park (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows Middle Boulder Creek and Barker Meadow; the town of Nederland is in the distance. Shows a farm, and a horse and carriage.
    • Barker Meadow (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Middle Boulder Creek (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Meadows--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1873 and 1892?]
    • Merchants park

    • Men in white uniforms and caps, with swords at their sides, stand in formation on the baseball diamond at Merchants Park, South Broadway and West Center Avenue (Exposition), Denver, Colorado.
    • Baseball fields--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Merchant's Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Stadiums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Uniforms--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Ute Bear Dance

    • Native American (Ute) and white men and women stand in rows opposite each other probably for the traditional Bear Dance, probably in western Colorado. Shows A U.S. flag and possibly a school in the distance.
    • Bear dance--Colorado--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1900-1920.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--1900-1920.; Ceremonial dancers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Beaver Creek from summit of Mineral Mt.

    • Partial view of the summit of a mountain identified as Mineral Mountain and the surrounding La Sal Mountains with Beaver Creek in the distance, Grand County, Utah.
    • Beaver Creek (Grand County, Utah)--1890-1900.; Grand County (Utah)--1890-1900.; La Sal Mountains (Utah)--1890-1900.; Streams--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.; Valleys--Utah--Grand County--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Aug. 13
    • C.E. Coulehan in his pioneer store, now Hubbell's seed store

    • Men pose among stacks of full burlap bags in Boulder, Colorado, wearing vests, ties, straw and derby hats. Hanging from the glossy interior ceiling, a sign reads: "Agents of Baker Wire Co." Barrels, a spindle chair, and a bar handle truck crowd the...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Boulder--1870-1880.
    • [between 1873 and 1880?]
    • Interior of Box Canon

    • Well-dressed women and a man stand, and a woman sits by Canyon Creek in Box Canyon, Ouray County, Colorado. Shows rock formations, caverns, and a waterfall in the distance.
    • Box Canyon (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyon Creek (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; People--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Rock...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Falls in Box Canon

    • View of waterfalls on Canyon Creek in Box Canyon, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Box Canyon (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyon Creek (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • J.F. Brown's residence

    • View of the Gateway rock formation (Gate Rock) at Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; a shack is identified as J.F. Brown's home.
    • Brown, J. F., resident, El Paso County, Colo.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Gate Rock (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Huts--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Colorado...
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Orchard on A.E Buddecke's ranch, Montrose Colo.

    • View of possibly an apple or peach orchard located on A.E. Buddecke's ranch near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado.
    • Buddecke, A. E.--Homes & haunts.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Orchards--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • First camp near Sheep Ranch

    • A man and two horses stand by a wagon at a campsite possibly in the La Sal Mountains, Utah. A box reads, "Choice in Evaporated Apples".
    • Camping--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--1890-1900.; Horses--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 15
    • Methodist church, Canon City

    • This brick Methodist church in Canon City, Colorado, has an angular, gambrel line, finials, arched windows with stone sills and voussoirs, half-timbering on the doors, and a stone foundation. The transom and stained glass have rosettes, and an...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.
    • [between 1873 and 1880?]
    • The Washington School erected in 1879 or 1880

    • This stone building in Canon City, Colorado, has a hipped-gable roof and a projecting gable and entry. Gauge-arched windows line both floors, and have sills and keystones. A sign in the gable end reads: "Public School."
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • William F. Cody - Buffalo Bill

    • Studio portrait of Buffalo Bill; he sits on a prop rock bench, he wears flared pants with conchos, a wide belt, a cowboy hat; he has a goatee and moustache. He holds a rifle and has a pistol in a holster.
    • Celebrities--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Men--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Central Presbyterian Church, Denver, Colo.

    • View of the Central Presbyterian Church at 17th (Seventeenth) and Sherman Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows a rusticated stone building with a bell tower and tall arched windows.
    • Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1900]
    • Cowboys on a Roundup

    • A group of cowboys hired for a Roundup pose by covered wagons and tents in Kaufman Meadow, Chaffee County, Colorado. Some sit on horseback, others lie on the ground and one sits in a wagon. Pictured left to right are: 1. Tom McQuade; 2. & 3....
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Kaufman Meadow (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Kaufman Ridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Cowboys on a Roundup

    • Cowboys line up near covered wagons and a chuck wagon in Kaufman pasture, South Park, Chaffee County, Colorado. Identified are, left to right: Mel DeWitt; Mack Mickan; unknown; unknown; Bert DeWitt; unknown; unknown; Tom McQuade; Billy Cogan;...
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Kaufman Pasture (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Kaufman Ridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • West Denver during the flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, streets, and water. People watch from the water's edge; signs read: "Commonwealth," "J. G. Vawter & Co," "J. B. Doyle & Co," "Keller House," "American House," and "Bell's Boarding...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • Missouri River near Glasgow, Mo.

    • The Chicago and Alton Railroad Bridge near Glasgow in Howard County, Missouri spans the Missouri River. Shows a train on the bridge, a wooden gate and fence, and scattered houses in the distance.
    • Chicago and Alton Railroad Company--1890-1910.; Glasgow (Mo.)--1890-1910.; Missouri River--1890-1910.; Railroad bridges--Missouri--Glasgow--1890-1910.; Rivers--Missouri--Glasgow--1890-1910.; Trestles--Missouri--Glasgow--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Steel viaduct over Des Moines River, C & N W Ry.

    • View of a steel viaduct, the Kate Shelly bridge, near Boone (Boone County), Iowa. A passenger train is on the track.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1900-1910.; Boone County (Iowa)--1900-1910.; Des Moines River--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Iowa--Boone County--1900-1910.; Railroads--Iowa--Boone County--1900-1910.; Rivers--Iowa--Boone County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Nevadaville, Colorado looking northeast

    • View of Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, shows frame buildings flanking dirt street; including The Christ Church with a gable roof and steeple.
    • Christ Church (Nevadaville, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Churches--Colorado--Nevadaville--1860-1870.
    • [between 1867 and 1870?]
    • Cattle ranch near Cimarron, round-up (around the circle)

    • Cowboys are on horseback by a corral on a ranch near the Cimarron River in probably Montrose County, Colorado. Cattle, wood frame buildings and horse-drawn wagons are nearby.
    • Cimarron River (Montrose County and Gunnison County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cattle herding--Montrose County--Colorado--1890-1900.; Corrals--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Cowboys--Colorado--Montrose...
    • 1898
    • Cliff House and Seal Rocks

    • View of Seal Rocks, San Francisco Bay, and Cliff House, Sutro Heights, San Francisco, California.
    • Cliff House (San Francisco, Calif.)--1880-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1880-1910.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1880-1910.; Seal Rocks (San Francisco, Calif.)--1880-1910.; Bays (Bodies of water)--California--San Francisco--1880-1910.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Glenwood from bathhouse

    • View of Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado; shows the Yampah (Yampa) Hot Springs bathhouse and pool, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks, a bridge, town businesses and houses, and the Colorado River.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1890-1910.; Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bathhouses--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Pike's Peak. From the Garden of the Gods

    • View of snow-covered Pikes Peak from within the Keyhole, a sandstone arch connecting the Siamese Twins rock formations, Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Siamese Twins (Colo. : Rock formation)--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1890?]
    • Colorado State Capitol and Civic Center

    • View of the Colorado State Capitol building and Civic Center in Denver, Colorado; shows the First United Presbyterian Church at 14th (Fourteenth) and Lincoln Streets, the First Church of Christ Scientist, the Central Presbyterian Church, the El...
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1908?]
    • Air compressor and dynamo, Toltec Tunnel

    • A man stands near an air compressor and dynamo located in the power building at the Toltec Tunnel mine, Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a General Electric brand dynamo and an air compressor made by the J. George Leyner Engineering Works Company.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Toltec Tunnel (Conejos County, Colo. : Mine)--1900-1920.; Air compressors--Colorado--Conejos County--1900-1920.; Electric generators--Colorado--Conejos County--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Conejos...
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • San Diego, North from Hotel del Coronado

    • View of the Pacific Ocean looking toward Central and North Beaches in Coronado (San Diego County), California. Shows Point Loma in the distance.
    • Coronado (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Loma, Point (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Pacific Ocean--1890-1910.; Beaches--California--Coronado--1890-1910.; Capes (Coasts)--California--Coronado--1890-1910.; Oceans--California--Coronado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Hotel del Coronado, Cal., the South Beach

    • View of South Beach and the Pacific Ocean at Coronado (San Diego County), California. Shows the Coronado Museum, railroad tracks, a railroad passenger car, and carriages. Signs on buildings read: "Hot & Cold [Wat]er Plunge" and "Baths, Hot Plunge."...
    • Coronado Museum (Coronado, Calif.)--1890-1910.; Coronado (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Pacific Ocean--1890-1910.; Beaches--California--Coronado--1890-1910.; Galleries & museums--California--Coronado--1890-1910.; Oceans--California--Coronado--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Giant at work, Cottonwood Placer Co.

    • Miners use a monitor nozzle at a Cottonwood Placer Company mining operation in Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 16
    • Complements G. W. Lillie, Pawnee Bill

    • Studio portrait of Pawnee Bill (Gordon W. Lillie), with a moustache, long hair, and a cowboy hat.
    • Cowboys--1890-1900.; Entertainers--1890-1900.; Pawnee Bill, 1860-1942.
    • 1890?
    • Old-town, Cripple Creek, Colo. June 13-96

    • View of Cripple Creek, Colorado, old town area still under reconstruction after fires of April, 1896; scene includes one-story gable roof residences and buildings, canvas tents, piles of lumber or boards, and public school building; signs painted...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1896 June 13
    • Cripple Creek

    • View of the mining town of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows wood frame residences, farms, and mine buildings. The mountainside is dotted with mine tailings. Men and horses are near a railroad track.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Tailings...
    • 1900
    • Cripple Creek

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Men work near horse-drawn wagons, mine tailings, and railroad tracks. Shows one and two-story residences and commercial buildings. The mountainside is spotted with mine tailings in the distance.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Cripple Creek

    • View of the mining town of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows hewn log cabins, wood frame residences, the National Hotel and Gold Mining Stock Exchange, the Catholic Church, masonry commercial buildings, and trestle bridges. Men lean on...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Aerial view of Cripple Creek

    • Aerial view northwest towards Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes backside of Midland Terminal Railway station, plat of streets, and rubble and debris of demolished commercial business buildings; hillside is dotted with mine tailings; Mount...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • 1929
    • Henche's ranch Cottonwood Creek, San Miguel Valley

    • View of a ranch identified as Henche's with a barn, cabin, corrals, a crop, and possibly hay in a field in the San Miguel valley, Colorado.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 Sep. 9
    • Seal Rocks - Cypress Point

    • View of the Pacific Ocean and Seal Rock at Cypress Point, Monterey County, California.
    • Cypress Point (Monterey County, Calif.)--1890-1910.; Monterey County (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Pacific Ocean--1890-1910.; Seal Rock (Monterey County, Calif.)--1890-1910.; Capes (Coasts)--California--Monterey County--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • D and F dressmakers

    • View of Daniels and Fisher Department Store dressmakers in Denver, Colorado. Among the women are Dora and Lida Merryman, Lida probably ran the department. All the women wear conservative round, high-collared dresses either closed or decorated with...
    • Daniels and Fisher Stores Company--People--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Seamstresses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • William Denver McGaa

    • Portrait of William Denver McGaa, the first child born in Denver, Colorado. He wears a suit, vest, tie, and stiff collared shirt. He was named after Governor James Denver of Kansas Territory.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.; McGaa, William Denver.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Davenport

    • View of apartments in Denver, Colorado; features include a corner entry, a balcony, a storefront, and pediments with incised stone letters: "The Davenport 1891." Men, women, and children pose; sign reads: "Ph. Zang Lager Beer."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Davenport, The (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1910?]
    • Construction scene laying pipe

    • View of (probably) Lipan Street in Denver, Colorado; shows a ditch with shoring, and men by a clam shovel crane.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]


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