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    • Street view in Green River, Wyoming Territory

    • Men wear sack suits and overcoats, and hats or caps and pose in a row in front of businesses in Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Shows a saddled horse, a wagon, and commercial signs that read: "Dixon & Grimes Groceries and Provisions,"...
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Clothing stores--Wyoming--Green River--1860-1870.; General stores--Wyoming--Green River--1860-1870.; Men--Wyoming--Green River--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Start of Powell's expedition at Green River City

    • View of men and boats at Green River City (later Green River, Sweetwater County), Wyoming Territory, embarking on John Wesley Powell's Colorado River expedition. A tripod camera cover reads: "E. O. Beaman Photo;" bluffs are in the background.
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; Boats--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of...
    • 1871 May 22
    • Devils Gate on the Sweetwater

    • A view of the Sweetwater River and Devils Gate rock formation in Natrona County, Wyoming. Men with horses are on the rivers edge. A man stands on the rock formation.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1871?
    • The Devil's Gate on the Sweetwater

    • Men on horseback watch as a man carries another man piggyback across Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Shows Devil's Gate.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Natrona County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1892
    • Green River, Wyo.

    • Aerial view of Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Shows the river and flood plain with eroded buttes and rock formations. The town of Green River is seen in the distance with bridges and railroad trains. Shows rock formations and eroded...
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Wyoming--Green River--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Wyoming--Green River--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--Green River--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Green...
    • 1899
    • Sweetwater Dam, San Diego, Calif.

    • View of concrete Sweetwater Dam, shows the reservoir, a concrete spillway, and people and a gazebo, San Diego County, California.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1890-1900.; Reservoirs--California--San Diego County--1890-1900.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1890-1900.
    • 1900
    • S.P. on U.P. at Green River, Wyo.

    • A view of a Southern Pacific locomotive number 2224 and a Central Pacific tender on Union Pacific tracks in Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. The engineer and a worker are on the train near a water tank, a water tower and a frame building.
    • Central Pacific Railway Company--1900-1910.; Southern Pacific Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Union Pacific Railway Company--1900-1910.; Green River (Wyo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Green River--1900-1910.; Water...
    • 1901
    • Wyo. state hunters, Eagles Nest Nov. 1921 catch, 80 coyotes, 1 bobcat, 2 badgers.

    • Three tiers of coyote pelts hang from a wood and stone slab frame near Wamsutter in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Two bandoliers of rifle cartridges stretched between boards hang below a bobcat pelt. Two badgers lie on the ground near axes stuck in...
    • Coyote--Control--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Coyote hunting--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Dead animals--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--Wyoming--Sweetwater...
    • 1921 Nov
    • Oregon trail worn in a ledge of rock.

    • View of the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming; shows wagon ruts and an elderly man with a cane, identified as Ezra Meeker.
    • Meeker, Ezra, 1830-1928.; Aged persons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.; Trails & paths--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Oregon Trail--1920-1930.; Overland Trails--1920-1930.
    • 1923, August 20
    • Old Oregon Trail

    • Ezra Meeker sits in a wagon rut on the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming; the elderly man was a pioneer trail blazer.
    • Meeker, Ezra, 1830-1928.; Aged persons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Oregon Trail--1920-1930.; Overland Trails--1920-1930.; Trails & paths--Wyoming--Natrona County--1920-1930.
    • 1923, August 20
    • 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
    • South Pass, Wyo.

    • A wagon train on the Oregon Trail moves through South Pass in Fremont County, Wyoming. Shows covered wagons drawn by horses and oxen. Men ride horseback; one drives a herd of horses. The Sweetwater River and the snow covered Wind River Mountains...
    • Fremont County (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.; South Pass (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Wind River Range (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Fremont County--1850-1870.; Horseback...
    • 1929
    • Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • Two groups of Conestoga and covered wagons are circled next to the Sweetwater River near Independence Rock, a granite rock formation on the Oregon Trail, in Natrona County, Wyoming. People and campfires are within the wagon circles. A herd of...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Split Rock (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Camping--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • 1929?
    • Devil's Gate, Wyo.

    • View of Devil's Gate, a narrow gorge cut through a ridge by the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Covered wagons drawn by horses and oxen crowd the Oregon Trail. Lettering on the canvas cover of a Conestoga wagon reads: "Ohio-Oregon."...
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1850-1870.; Passes (Landforms)--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1930
    • Early modes of transportation, Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • View of covered wagons pulled by oxen, horse-drawn covered wagons, a stagecoach, a Pony Express rider, people on horseback and on foot on the Oregon Trail near Independence Rock on the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Tepees, a wagon...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Split Rock (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1932
    • Sweetwater River and valley from top of Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • Men, women and a dog sit or stand on Independence Rock in Natrona County, Wyoming. A man uses a hammer and chisel to inscribe letters in the granite. Inscriptions read: "S.R. '49, W.H[?] 1860" and "J.H. 1850." Shows the Sweetwater River, a wagon...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater Pony Express Station (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River Valley...
    • 1932
    • E. end - Sweetwater Tunnel const.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad construction for the Dotsero Cutoff shows men working at the Sweetwater Tunnel, in Eagle County, Colorado. A steam shovel and shed are by the opening; the Colorado River is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.;...
    • 1933
    • Pioneer trails and scenes of the central Rocky Mountains region

    • Map of the trails and landmarks in the Rocky Mountain region used by the pioneers in the westward migration shows Oregon Trail, Overland Trail, and Mormon Trail routes. Lettering reads: "1. Buffaloes roamed the plains east of the Rocky Mountains....
    • Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail--1840-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1840-1870.; Overland Trails--1840-1870.; West (U.S.)--1840-1870.; Maps--1840-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward movement--1840-1870.
    • 1933
    • St. Mary's Station, Wyo.

    • A Pony Express rider approaches Saint Mary's Station (Rocky Ridge Station), a Pony Express station and military garrison on the Oregon Trail in Fremont County, Wyoming. A man with a fresh horse waits in the middle of the Oregon Trail. Soldiers...
    • Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Saint Marys Station (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.) 1860-1870.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Saint Marys Station--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Saint Marys Station--1860-1870.;...
    • 1933
    • Burnt Ranch Station, Wyo.

    • A stagecoach approaches Burnt Ranch Station, a stage stop and military garrison on the California, Mormon and Oregon Trails, in Fremont County, Wyoming. Shows a log fortification with a tower and stockade. Armed soldiers, telegraph poles, and a...
    • California National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Fremont County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Forts &...
    • 1933
    • Sweetwater Station, Wyo.

    • View of Sweetwater Station, a stage stop, Pony Express station, and military post for the protection of emigrants, on the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming. Shows a stagecoach, a wagon train with covered wagons drawn by oxen, a man on...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater Pony Express Station (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1933
    • An exciting adventure

    • A stagecoach on the Oregon Trail is under attack by North American Indians in probably Natrona County, Wyoming. Indians ride horseback and fire arrows at the stagecoach. The coach races toward a circle of wagons and settlers with rifles, near...
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Pioneers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • 1934
    • Sweetwater Tunnel

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff in Eagle County, Colorado, entering the Sweetwater Tunnel. The Colorado River is to the side; milepost reads: "159."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934 or 1935
    • Sweetwater tunnel

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff, Eagle County, Colorado, entering the Sweetwater Tunnel. The Colorado River is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934 or 1935
    • Sweetwater Tunnel

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and the Sweetwater Tunnel, on the Dotsero Cutoff, Eagle County, Colorado; the Colorado River is to one side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934 or 1935
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 1497, engine type 4-4-2

    • Train #95, passenger; 6 cars. Photographed: Sweetwater, Tex., April 4, 1936.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1936.; Railroad locomotives--Texas--Sweetwater.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1936
    • Life on Capitol Hill: A Fair on the Hill

    • Special 1979 People's Fair Souvenir Issue of Life on Capitol Hill Volume 5 Number 9. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1979 May 8
    • 1980 Capitol Hill People's Fair Guide

    • Guide from the 1980 People's Fair. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1980
    • 1981 Capitol Hill People's Fair Guide

    • Guide from the 1981 People's Fair. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1981
    • 11th Annual Capitol Hill People's Fair

    • Program from the 1972 Capitol Hill People's Fair. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1982
    • 1983 Capitol Hill People's Fair Guide

    • Guide from the 1983 People's Fair. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1983 May 21-22
    • Official 1985 People Fair's Guide

    • Official guide from the 1985 People's Fair. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1985 May 18 and 19
    • Official 1986 People Fair's Guide

    • Official guide from the 1986 People's Fair. Includes list of vendors, sponsors, and map of booths during the fair.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1986 May 17 and 18
    • Railway employee records for Colorado : Volume III

    • Index of Colorado Railway Employee records for the: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad, Colorado & Southern Railway in Denver, Leadville & Gunnison Railway, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad , Union Pacific Railway. Information includes name...
    • Railroads--Colorado--Employees--Names.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--Employees.; Colorado and Southern Railway--Employees.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Employees.; Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway...
    • 2005
    • Illinois Mining Accidents 1889 to 1925

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Illinois from 1889 to 1925.
    • Mine accidents--Illinois--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Citadel Rock, Green River Valley

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad bridge construction at Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Men pose by temporary tracks, stone blocks, pylons, the Green River, a water tank, and a locomotive. Citadel Rock is dusted with snow.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Green River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; Buttes--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Railroad construction &...
    • [1870]
    • The old deserted ranch

    • A group of men stand around the remains of a deserted ranch and station in an area identified as the Three Crossings of the Sweetwater, probably in Carbon County, Wyoming. A man stands on the platform of a watch tower structure and looks over the...
    • Carbon County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Wyoming--Carbon County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Carbon County--1870-1880.; Ranches--Wyoming--Carbon County--1870-1880.; Ruins--Wyoming--Carbon County--1870-1880.; Geological and...
    • [1870]
    • Granites on the Sweetwater

    • View of large granite boulders in the Granite Mountains above the Sweetwater River in Wyoming. The Sweetwater River and the river valley are in the distance.
    • Granite Mountains (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Boulders--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1870]
    • West from Devil's Gate

    • Two men sit on rock formations at Devils Gate, a natural gap, and look towards the Sweetwater River and the tracks of the Oregon Trail, Natrona County, Wyoming. A covered wagon and people are near the river; mountains are in the distance.
    • Devils Gate (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1890.; Passes (Landforms)--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Geological and...
    • [1870]
    • East from Independence Rock

    • A man with a notebook in hand leans on granite on a rock formation known as Independence Rock in Natrona County, Wyoming. The rock formation is above the Sweetwater River which meanders through the valley in the distance. The Hayden Expedition team...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • [1871]
    • Three Crossings Station, Wyo.

    • A Pony Express rider gallops away from the Three Crossings Station in Fremont County, Wyoming. This United States Army station has log and stone buildings with a log stockade and a lookout tower. Men camp beside their covered wagons near the...
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Fremont County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Fremont County--1860-1870.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Fremont...
    • [1933]
    • Buttes on Bitter Creek, Wyo. Terr.

    • View of rocky buttes and the mostly dry Bitter Creek in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.
    • Bitter Creek (Sweetwater County, Wyo. : River)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Buttes--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Streams--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • Picnic Rock near Black Buttes, Wyo. Terr.

    • Men and a woman pose near a rock butte identified as "Picnic Rock" near Black Buttes and Black Buttes Stage Station on the Overland Trail (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Men in sack coats include an African American (Black) man. A woman wears a skirt...
    • African Americans--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Overland Trails--1860-1870.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; People--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Trails &...
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • Black Buttes on Bitter Creek

    • View of rocks and sparse bushes in a valley and on Black Buttes in Sweetwater County, Wyoming.
    • Black Buttes (Sweetwater County, Wyo.); Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Buttes--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Valleys--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • Utah Territory, Giant Club & Kettle, Green River (Wyo.)

    • Panoramic view of rock pillars, probably Sugar Bowl Rock and Teakettle Rock near Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Shows eroded, sedimentary rock formations and the Green River. A roundhouse and Union Pacific Railroad tracks are in the town...
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1860-1880.; Sugar Bowl Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1880.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1880.; Teakettle Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1872?]
    • West from Devils Gate

    • Two men sit on rock formations at Devils Gate, a natural gap, and look towards the Sweetwater River and the tracks of the Oregon Trail, Natrona County, Wyoming. A covered wagon and people are near the river and mountains are in the distance.
    • Devils Gate (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • [between 1872 and 1878]

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