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    • Gillett

    • Extremely far-distant view of Gillett, Colorado, nestled in the valley beneath the shadow of snow-covered Pikes Peak and Rocky Mountains. The town, incorporated in 1895, consists of clusters of canvas tents.
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    • [between 1890 and 1893?]
    • View of fire, Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view of April, 1896, fire sweeping through commercial business district of Cripple Creek, Colorado; one and two-story gabled and lean-to residences in foreground.
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    • [1896]
    • Tom Mahon

    • Head and shoulders portrait of Tom Mahon, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; he has neatly combed short hair, a mustache, and wears a cravat and a plaid jacket with top button fastened.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Western Hotel

    • Men and a dog stand under the balcony of the Western Hotel, 220 7th (Seventh) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Three story hotel built by John Johnstone and Fred Mayol in 1892, features light colored clapboard siding with contrasting trim...
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    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • Western Hotel, Ouray

    • Men pose under the balcony of the Western Hotel, 220 7th (Seventh) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Three story hotel built by John Johnstone and Fred Mayol in 1892, features light colored clapboard siding with contrasting trim boards,...
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    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • Horse-drawn calliope, Cripple Creek

    • View of horse-drawn calliope, Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; possibly sponsored by the Elks fraternal order; features two teams of horses pulling wagon with calliope and male musician aboard; several men are standing on boardwalk behind...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.
    • 1895
    • Victor fire

    • View of Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad engine & train in ridge cut above Victor, Colorado, during devastating fire of August 21, 1889. Shows flat bed railroad cars filled with men holding personal belongings, household goods & furniture moved by...
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    • [1899]
    • Victor fire

    • Bird's eye view of Victor, Colorado, during devastating fire on August 21, 1899, taken from vantage point on hillside where many people fled with household goods & personal belongings for safety. Shows horse- drawn wagons & carriages filled with...
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    • [1899]
    • Cripple Creek, 1899

    • Family stands outside their two-story wood frame residence, 321 West Carr Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; man is possibly T. F. Smith, miner with Last Dollar Mine; man, woman, and boy in overalls stand while small girl sits on front steps or...
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    • 1899?
    • Cripple Creek, Colo 1899 home & birthplace of Ralph Owens

    • Edward T. and Ella Owens with baby Ralph stand in front of their one-story home, Cripple Creek, Colorado; residence has a medium gable roof, uncovered front porch with side stoop leading to single entry off- center of main facade, one double sash...
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    • 1899
    • Gunnison from the N.E.

    • View from the northeast over Gunnison, Colorado, shows scattered wood frame buildings in a broad valley.
    • Mellen, George E.
    • April 1881
    • Built 1888, Ouray, Co.

    • View southeast towards the Ouray County Courthouse, 4th (Fourth) Street and 6th (Sixth) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, shortly after 1888 construction.
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    • 1888
    • The Urban Dweller: A Publication by Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods Inc.

    • Newsletter produced by the Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) pertaining to organization's meetings, events, and decisions. Specific issues addressed in this newsletter include fundraising events, CHARG, RTD, legislation, stoplights, and the...
    • Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods, Inc.
    • 1981 March
    • Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view northwest over Cripple Creek, Colorado with Mount Pisgah in background (possibly taken from Gold Hill); residences and commercial business district are in the distance.
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    • [between 1896 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek

    • Background view of commercial business district with one and two- story flat-roof wooden frame buildings, some with falsefronts (possibly Bennett Avenue), Cripple Creek, Colorado; sign attached to building states "Market"; canvas tent with...
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    • [1892 or 1893?]
    • Eugene (Punk) Hider, Driver for Miller Bros.

    • Eugene Hider poses from driver's seat of his horse-drawn flatbed delivery wagon, Main Street, Gunnison, Colorado. Wood frame businesses in background have weathered canvas awnings and signs: "Millinery," and "W. J. Brown, Fine Tailoring."
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Cripple Creek

    • Aftermath of destruction caused by April, 1896 fire, Cripple Creek, Colorado; men, women and children stroll down street that has debris and rubble left from fire; foreground includes woman holding baby, boy drinking from fire hydrant, canvas...
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    • [1896]
    • Ouray

    • Two girls pose in front of their two story schoolhouse on Fourth (4th) Street and Seventh (7th) Avenue, Ouray, Colorado. Architect William Quale of Denver designed building, built in 1883 by local contractor Francis Carney with pressed brick and...
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    • [between 1893 and 1900]
    • Ouray

    • Students pose in long rows outside their two story schoolhouse on Fourth (4th) Street and Seventh (7th) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Architect William Quale of Denver designed the 1883 building, built by local contractor Francis Carney...
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    • [between 1893 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek, biography

    • Head and shoulders studio portrait of a male, Cripple Creek, Colorado, wearing a three-piece suit with an extremely wide tie tucked in his vest.
    • Needles.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Ouray

    • Two men pose in a carriage drawn by two horses in intersection of Fourth (4th) Street and Seventh (7th) Avenue in front of the schoolhouse, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Architect William Quale of Denver designed the 1883 building, built by local...
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    • [1893]
    • Ouray

    • View southwest along Fourth (4th) Street, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, includes: a group of young children with a burro, St. John's Episcopal Church and bell tower, Judge Story's house and the Swanson house.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • W.D.H.S. Annual: 1917

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1917.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1917
    • Cripple Creek, Colorado after first fire

    • Bird's-eye view of Cripple Creek, Colorado after first fire on April 25, 1896; view possibly west of town taken from hillside near Midland Terminal Station; possibly Bennett Avenue area; many commercial business buildings still remain.
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    • [1896]
    • Methodist Church, Episcopal Church

    • Snowy view southwest along Fourth (4th) Street of the Methodist Church and the Episcopal Church, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Ouray County Courthouse, built 1888

    • View northeast of the Ouray County Courthouse, 4th (Fourth) Street and 6th (Sixth) Avenue, Ouray, Colorado. Cascade Falls shows in background.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-
    • 2013 September 20
    • Ouray fire

    • Townspeople survey the vast destruction of a fire, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. View includes a man and woman on horseback, groups of men, a person on a timber supported boardwalk leading to a plank road, charred trees, parts of stoves and wooden...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Ouray, Colo.

    • View southwest over Ouray, Colorado, shows wood frame houses, the Ouray County Courthouse, and Canyon Creek Gorge.
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    • [between 1888 and 1900]
    • Ouray, Colo.

    • A man in pajamas sits up in a bed covered with white bed linens, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, in a room with floral patterned wallpaper.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • State hospital for insane, Pueblo

    • Exterior view of Colorado State Hospital, also known as the insane asylum, in Pueblo, Colorado, shows a four-story building with hipped cross gable roof, dormers, and towers with hipped and conical roofs.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Portrait of a man

    • A man poses mounted on his horse, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. He wears leather chaps, boots with spurs, gun in holster, vest, and a felt brim hat; his saddle holds a coiled rope a leather pouch.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Presbyterian Church, SW. corner 4th Ave. and 4th St.

    • View of the First Presbyterian Church on the northwest corner of Fourth Street and Fourth Avenue, Ouray, Colorado. The front gable church with decorative shingles has a small intersecting gable entry vestibule. The house next door is under...
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    • [between 1889 and 1900]
    • Site of Ouray Herald

    • The Deutsch brothers and a young boy stand in the entry of their specialty grocery store, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Goods displayed include: brooms, wash tubs, buckets, pyramids of canned goods, box of cabbage, wooden crates of produce, sacks...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Bridge across the Platte near Deansbury

    • Metal bridge crossing South Platte River in Platte Canyon, Colorado; narrow gauge track of Colorado and Southern Railway; extremely narrow, rocky and vertical canyon walls.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Narrows, Williams Canon

    • View of the Narrows, Williams Canyon near Manitou Springs, Colorado; shows extremely narrow point with rocky ledges, one lane dirt road.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Painting of Cripple Creek Short Line

    • Photograph of a painting by W. Bancroft (possibly William Henry Bancroft) depicting Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway (also called Cripple Creek Short Line), Colorado; two elevations of standard gauge track with two passenger...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • 10th Mountain Antitank Battalion, 727th A.A.A.M.G. Battalion, Battery B

    • Group Portrait of 10th Mountain Antitank Battalion, 727th A.A.A.M.G. Battalion, Battery B. Taken at Camp Hale, Colorado. Left to right top row: 1) Kenedy, 2) Sipe, 3) Billington, 4) Borchers, 5) McConkey, 6) Applebaum, 7) Nelson, 8) Herbert, 9)...
    • Thompson Photo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • [June 1944]
    • Anderson Reed

    • Studio portrait of Anderson Reed, a miner and resident of Lawson, and probably later, Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a coat and vest, both with wide lapels and bound edges. His dark hair is parted on the side and he has an...
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    • Dedication Sunday : December 4, 1938

    • Booklet created to celebrate the Dedication of the new First Baptist Church in 1938. Booklet covers the construction of the new building.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1938 December 4
    • Box Canon, Ouray, Colo.

    • View of boardwalk & pipeline at entrance of Box Canyon near Ouray, Colorado; large pipe installed by Ouray Electric Light & Power Company, extremely narrow canyon with rushing Canyon Creek at bottom.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1901 and 1910]
    • Box Canon, Ouray, Colo.

    • View of boardwalk and pipeline inside lower part of Box Canyon near Ouray, Colorado; large pipeline installed by Ouray Electric Light & Power Company, extremely narrow canyon with glimpse of rushing Canyon Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1901 and 1910]
    • Box Canon, Ouray, Colo.

    • View of Box Canyon near Ouray, Colorado; extremely narrow canyon with rushing Canyon Creek.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1901 and 1910]
    • Unidentified woman

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified woman from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. She sits in front of a painted backdrop of trees and clouds. Her dress has a buttoned, tight bodice and lace decorated cuffs. The buttons on the dress are...
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