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    • Florence probably 1890's

    • Four oil derricks dot the landscape in Florence (Fremont County), Colorado. The derricks are surrounded by dilapidated shed structures, and the town's business district is in the background. Train tracks from the Denver and Rio Grande Western...
    • Florence (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Oil well drilling rigs--Colorado--Florence--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Arkansas Valley near Florence oil wells

    • The view of the Arkansas Valley, near Florence (Fremont County), Colorado, includes residences, a man on horseback, oil derricks, the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad, and open rangeland.
    • Oil well drilling rigs--Colorado--Florence--1890-1910.; Florence (Colo.)--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Florence, Colo.

    • View of the town of Florence (Fremont County), Colorado. Train tracks extend past the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company Depot. Planks are stacked near a fence at the Gibson Lumber Company yard. Signs on commercial buildings read: "The...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1920.; Florence (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Oil well drilling rigs--Colorado--Florence--1890-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Florence--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Oro Grande Pit

    • Miners pose by guy derricks near the partially constructed mill at the Oro Grande Mine near Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. A vertical tubular boiler is nearby.
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Oro Grande Mine (Summit County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Construction--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.;...
    • [either 1888 or 1889]
    • Main Street in Rangely, Colorado

    • Aerial view of paved Main Street, Rangely, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, includes: people, cars, trucks at a gas station and flat roofed businesses. Signs read: "GHC Delicatessen Fine Foods Meats Boxed Lunches Baked Goods," "Liquor Coors Beer,"...
    • Rangely (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Oil wells--Colorado--Rangely--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Rangely--1940-1950.
    • [between 1945 and 1950?]
    • Los Angele's [sic] major industry

    • View of wooden oil derricks and utility buildings near a street in Los Angeles, California. Waste water ponds and irrigation pipes are nearby.
    • Los Angeles (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Oil wells--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Petroleum industry--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Bakersfield. Santa Fe oil district

    • This reproduction of a cabinet card tacked to corkboard shows wooden oil derricks and canvas tents in an oil field near Bakersfield (Kern County), California. Shows a farm house and outbuildings, fenced pasture and animals and hay stacked around a...
    • Bakersfield (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Cabinet photographs--1900-1910.; Farmhouses--California--Bakersfield--1900-1910.; Oil wells--California--Bakersfield--1900-1910.; Petroleum industry--California--Bakersfield--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Rangely in 1946 was an oil boom town

    • View of Rangely, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, shows cars on Main Street and parked among trailers and tents along Stanolind Street. Oil derricks recede into haze along Raven Ridge in the east.
    • Rangely (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Oil wells--Colorado--Rangely--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Rangely--1940-1950.
    • 1946
    • Marble quarry

    • View of the Kerr Stone Company marble quarry near Howard (Fremont County), Colorado. Hand powered guy derricks and a building are nearby. Light snow covers the ground.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Marble--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Marble quarry

    • Miners work in the Kerr Stone Company marble quarry near Howard (Fremont County), Colorado. Hand powered guy derricks, a building, and water tank are nearby. Light snow covers the ground.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Okla. Ry. car 150 on curve at Capitol, oil derrick in rear, Okla. City.

    • Oklahoma Railway Company interurban streetcar 150 turns a corner in Oklahoma City (Oklahoma County), Oklahoma. Oil derricks are in the distance.
    • Oklahoma Railway Company--1940-1950.; Oklahoma City (Okla.)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--Oklahoma--Oklahoma City--1940-1950.; Oil well drilling rigs--Oklahoma--Oklahoma City--1940-1950.
    • 1946 September 22
    • Rifle - De Beque Oil & Gas Co.

    • View of the De Beque Oil and Gas Company in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado; equipment includes derricks, sheds, pipe sections, and furnaces.
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Oil well drilling rigs--Colorado--Rifle--1910-1920.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Rifle--1910-1920.
    • 1916, March 18
    • Boulder oil field

    • View of five oil derricks near Boulder, Colorado; wooden frame buildings, residences, oil storage tanks, oil production facility, tenant houses; foothills of Rocky Mountains, background.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1920.; Oil wells--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1920.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Boulder oil field

    • Five oil derricks dot the fenced oil field in Boulder, Colorado; a horse grazes in front of small cabins at right; clothes hang on clotheslines; fenced fields in foreground; foothills in background.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Oil wells--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1920.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • D&RGW wreck, engine number 3619, engine type 2-8-8-2

    • Overturned; shows two wrecking derricks. Photographed: near East Portal, Colo., July 13, 1941.
    • Locomotives--1940-1950.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1941.; Railroad accidents.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--East Portal.
    • 1941
    • [Crane and streetlights]

    • A construction crane and street lights stand out against a background of clouds.
    • Cranes, derricks, etc.--Pictorial works.; Street lighting--Pictorial works.;
    • [2010]
    • Mercy Hospital

    • View of the demolition of Mercy Hospital (1901 : David Dryden) located at 1619 Milwaukee Street, in the City Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. A wrecking crane can be seen above the remains of the building.
    • Mercy Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Demolition.; Hospitals.; Wrecking balls.; Mercy Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Cranes, derricks,...
    • 2005
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 2, 1911 January 7

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19110107
    • Nebraska World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards Index, 1917-1918 M-Z

    • The Nebraska registration cards are on 50 rolls of microfilm, Nebraska State Historical Society library microfilm catalog number RG0544.PR. They are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are listed usually...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Nebraska.; Nebraska--Genealogy--Sources.; Nebraska--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 7, 1918 September

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19180901

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