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    • Three Crossings at the Sweetwater

    • View of one of the fords on the Sweetwater River at "Three Crossings" in Fremont County, Wyoming. Rock formations and brush are near the river.
    • Fremont County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Fremont County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Fremont County--1930-1940.; Rock...
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    • Green River

    • View of the location of the old Lombard Ferry and ford on the Oregon Trail in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Shows the placid Green River with a few trees on either shore in a mostly barren landscape.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.
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    • 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]
    • 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]
    • 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
    • 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?
    • Independence Rock

    • Ox-drawn wagons approach Independence Rock, a granite rock formation on the Oregon Trail, beside the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. A man with a rifle rides horseback near the wagons. Devils Gate, a gap in a rock formation, is in the...
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • Split Rock, Wyo.

    • A wagon train is circled near the Oregon Train, beside the Sweetwater River, in Natrona County, Wyoming. Men on horseback herd oxen from the camp and covered wagons to the river. Shows Split Rock, a granite rock formation.
    • Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Split Rock (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Cattle--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Pony Express rider, 1861

    • A Pony Express rider is pursued by mounted North American Indians beside the Sweetwater River in probably Natrona County, Wyoming. The Pony Express rider wears a hat, buckskin jacket, fringed gauntlets, and boots with spurs. He holds a pistol.
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Pony express--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • 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
    • 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]
    • 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
    • Sculptured rocks

    • View of eroded rock spires and crags in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Shows grass on the rocky hillside.
    • Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
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    • Camp at Green River City

    • Men, members of the expedition, sit and pose at a table under a tent canopy in Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Cups and plates are on the table, frying pans and a rifle are nearby, meat hangs from a tent pole, and a cooking pot is over a...
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Explorers--American--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Flags--American--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological...
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    • Needle Butte

    • View of the eroded edge of the Green River near Firehole Canyon in Sweetwater County (later Flaming Gorge Reservoir), Wyoming. Shows sagebrush in the valley and the eroded rock spires North Chimney Rock (Needle Butte) and South Chimney Rock in the...
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; North Chimney Rock (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; South Chimney Rock (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Buttes--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological...
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    • The giants club

    • A man stands near the Giant's Thumb (Giant's Club), a rock formation near Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming.
    • Giants Thumb (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Giants Club and Kettle Green River

    • View of the Giant's Thumb (Giant's Club) and a rock formation identified as the Kettle (Teapot Rock) near Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming.
    • Giants Thumb (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Teapot Rock

    • A man stands near Teapot Rock, a rock formation in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Scrub bushes are nearby.
    • Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • 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
    • Sweetwater Dam, San Diego

    • View of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. A man stands on a concrete spillway on the side of the dam. This arch dam is constructed between two canyon walls.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Sweetwater Dam, San Diego

    • View of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. Shows a control house or gazebo that extends into Sweetwater Reservoir. This arch dam is built between two canyon walls.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Reservoirs--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Sweetwater Dam from the Canyon

    • View of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. The arch dam extends between two canyon walls. Shows concrete walls, a spillway, trees, and scrub growth.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.; Spillways--California--San Diego County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Sweetwater Dam

    • Couples walk on the concrete span of the Sweetwater Dam in San Diego County, California. Shows a control house and walkway that extends into Sweetwater reservoir.
    • San Diego County (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Sweetwater Reservoir (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Dams--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.; Reservoirs--California--San Diego County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Green River Butte, U.P.R.Y.

    • View of a rock formation identified as Green River Butte, possibly in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Probably a smelter, a bridge, buildings and Green River are nearby.
    • Green River (Wyo-Utah.)--1890-1900.; Buttes--Wyoming--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • A view on the Sweet Water near Three Crossings

    • A man with a rifle stands by a grave marker enclosed in a wooden picket fence in Natrona County, Wyoming; the gravestone reads: "B.T. Killed by Indians." Tents and the Sweetwater River are in the distance.
    • Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1878]
    • 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]
    • Hooper's Spring

    • Men sit and stand in a frame gazebo with a conical roof and drink water from Hooper's Spring near probably the Sweetwater River on the Oregon Trail, Natrona County, Wyoming. Their horses are nearby.
    • Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Gazebos--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Springs--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1878]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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]

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