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    • International Hotel, Omaha, Nebraska

    • Men in suits and overcoats stand on the porch of the International Hotel (Herndon House) in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. The four-story hotel has center balconies, a flat roof, and signs on first-floor businesses that read: "Union Pacific...
    • International Hotel (Omaha, Neb.)--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Carriages & coaches--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Hotels--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; People--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Colorado, the late Ute outbreak and massacre at the White River Agency

    • View of log and frame buildings near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows people and horses near the residence of Chief Ouray, North American Indian (Tabequache Ute) chief. Bust portraits show Ute "Joe"(probably scout Joseph Rankin), with a...
    • Indian scouts--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1870-1880.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Generals--1870-1880.;...
    • 1879 December 6
    • Salida

    • View over the Denver & Rio Grande railroad yards, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows tracks, freight cars and sheds, with wood trestle bridges over the Arkansas River and businesses and residences in distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Cimarron, Colo looking down

    • Cimarron, Montrose County, Colorado, flanks the Cimarron River. Frame residences, trees, sheds, tents, and stock pens comprise the town. Freight cars and ties are on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks; a water tower is further back. Jagged hills...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Cimarron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • W. O. Mosman's Overland freight outfit, Walden, North Park, Colo.

    • View of W. O. Mosman's Overland freight outfit and store in Walden, Jackson County, Colorado; shows girls, women, men, horse teams, wagons, and a stone building with bracketed cornice, roof cresting, and signs: "Mosman & Galbraith," "1881 F. Miller...
    • Mosman, W. O.--Homes & haunts.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Fort Collins--1880-1890.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Walden--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Loading the great burro train, Aspen, Col, USA

    • Pack mules and men on horses wait in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado; freight cars, construction, houses, and mountains are in the background.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mules--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Idaho Springs, Colo.

    • Men in suits and women in dresses and straw hats sit on a hillside and watch a crowd of people and a partially inflated hot air balloon at Fourth of July festivities in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows houses and a freight train...
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Balloons (Aircraft)--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1900.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Idaho...
    • 1890 July 4
    • Idaho Springs, Colo.

    • A man wears a suit, holds a cane, stands near women on a hillside, and watches a crowd of people near a rising hot air balloon at Fourth of July festivities in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows houses and a freight train on...
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Balloons (Aircraft)--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1900.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Idaho...
    • 1890 July 4
    • Walsh Smelter and Fisher Brewery

    • Exterior view of the Walsh Smelter and the Fischer Brewery in Silverton, Colorado, looking north. The smelter is on the bank of Mineral Creek, and emits clouds of smoke; freight cars of the Silverton Railroad are on the spur next to the smelter...
    • Mineral Creek (San Juan County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Depot and R.R. street. No. 113.

    • Flood water surrounds the stone railroad Depot in Boulder, Colorado. Logs are washed up on a rise by a wooden shed, and rail tracks show in the foreground. The Depot is a stone building with a gabled roof, bracketed eaves, and a cupola with a...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Depot and R.R. Street. No. 113.

    • Flood water surrounds the stone railroad Depot in Boulder, Colorado. Logs are washed up on a rise by a wooden shed, and rail tracks show in the foreground. The Depot is a stone building with a gabled roof, bracketed eaves, and a cupola with a...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • The flood at Longmont

    • People hold umbrellas and stand beside railroad tracks near horses and a carriage in Longmont (Boulder County), Colorado. Water from the flooded Saint Vrain Creek is around tracks and in agricultural fields near barns, houses, and fences. A Union...
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Longmont (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Farms--Colorado--Longmont--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Longmont--1890-1900.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Longmont--1890-1900.
    • 1894 June 2
    • Strong mine on Battle mt.

    • View of the Strong Mine with tailings, smokestacks, and D. & R.G. railroad cars no.s 4266 and 4347, Victor (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Equipment & supplies--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Strong Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895
    • T & B sampler

    • View of the T & B Sampler, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado; shows mine ore processing and assaying facilities with railroad freight cars at the dock.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Elkton Mine near Victor Raven Hill

    • View of the Elkton Mine near Elkton (Teller County), Colorado. Midland Terminal Railway (MT) ore cars are near a railroad scale. A sign on the scale reads: "Fairbanks Standard R. R. Track Scale".
    • Midland Terminal Railway--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Elkton--1890-1900.; Elkton (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Elkton Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Elkton--1890-1900.; Railroad freight...
    • 1895
    • D. & R. G. Depot, Colorado Springs

    • Transfer stagecoaches, carriages, surreys, and delivery wagons wait in the Denver and Rio Grande depot yard for passengers and freight from the train, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The stone depot has a side gable roof with dormers...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Depot (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • 14th Street Viaduct Construction

    • View of the construction yard for the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct. Shows cranes, pulley, materials, the unfinished bridge, and Colorado and Southern and Denver & Rio Grande railroad bridges over Cherry Creek. Shows railroad box cars in the...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1890-1900.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1899 January 20
    • Labor strike

    • Colorado National Guard Troop D, during the Western Federation of Miners labor strike, pose on horseback in front of railroad train cars in Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Painted on freight car: "D. & R. G. 1446."
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Cripple...
    • 1903
    • Trinity fourth annual oratorio concert : Mendelssohn's Elijah

    • Program for a presentation of Mendelssohn's Elijah performed at Trinity Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado on March 9, 1905. Included in the program are several pictures of prominent performers, list of performers, a detailed listing of the...
    • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Elias; Trinity Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.). Choir--Performances.; Oratorios--Librettos.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver,...
    • 1905 March 9
    • Yule-Marble finishing mill

    • The Colorado-Yule Marble Company's finishing mill in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado under construction for Mill B; lumber and company houses are nearby. Freight cars are on the tracks of the Crystal River & San Juan Railroad near the Crystal...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1900-1910.; Crystal River & San Juan Railroad Company--1900-1910.; Crystal River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1900-1910.
    • 1908.
    • Opening up a steam shovel cut at Standley Lake Dam

    • View of construction at Standley Lake Dam (Jefferson County) Colorado; shows a Kenefick-Quigley-Russell Construction Company steam shovel, flatbed cars, and Colorado & Southern Line Locomotive 105.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Kenefick-Quigley-Russell Construction Company (Colo.)--1900- 1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Standley Lake Dam (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-...
    • 1909
    • The Annual: Denver High School North-Side 1909

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1909
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1909
    • Windsor, Colo. Sugar Factory

    • The Great Western sugar factory in Windsor, Weld County, Colorado, (built in 1903, razed in 1977), consists of brick buildings, a faceted smokestack, Great Western Railroad cars, and piled beets.
    • Great Western Railway Company (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Great Western Sugar Company--1910-1920.; Windsor (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Windsor--1910-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Windsor--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Manual Annual: 1911

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1911.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • On scenic electric car tracks, back of school and court house

    • Men pose by a Twin Falls Railway Company flatcar in Twin Falls (Twin Falls County), Idaho. A man sits on a horse; the Twin Falls courthouse and high school are in snow covered fields.
    • Twin Falls Railway Company--1910-1920.; Twin Falls (Idaho)--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.; Electric railroads--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Idaho--Twin Falls--1910-1920.; Schools--Idaho--Twin...
    • 1912
    • Marble loading facilities and electric tramway terminal at Yule Marble Co. quarry above Marble,...

    • Men of the Colorado Yule Marble Company load numbered marble blocks on flatbed rail cars on the 1910 completed standard gauge electric railway, four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The block is lowered 134 feet from an overhead...
    • Colorado Yule Marble Company--1910-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.
    • 1912?
    • Gorham

    • View of the ore chute and loader at the Gorham Mine near Gorham (Boulder County), Colorado. A miner walks near loaded Colorado and Southern Railway (C&S) ore cars.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1910-1920.; Tipples--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Gorham (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gorham Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Gorham--1910-1920.;...
    • 1913
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 6, 1914 December 31

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19141231
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 7, 1914 January 10

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19140110
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 19, 1914 July 11

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19140711
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 2, 1914 October 24

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19141024
    • AT&SF train, engine number 1077, engine type 2-6-2

    • Freight. Photographed: Swink, Colo., May 1, 1915.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1915.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Swink.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1915
    • Embro

    • A steam powered "Bucyrus" traveling crane and a Great Northern Railway freight car filled with rocks are in Embro (King County), Washington. Shows workers on a flat bed car or between tracks. A frame building sign reads: "Grant Smith & Company,...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.
    • 1917 June 29
    • Embro

    • Men stand on a platform beside derailed freight cars filled with rocks in Embro (King County), Washington. Stacks of supplies are piled beside Great Northern Railway tracks. A steam locomotive and traveling crane are near frame buildings. Shows an...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad construction workers--Washington...
    • 1917 June 29
    • Great Northern Railway derailment

    • Men stand on Great Northern Railway tracks near freight cars and a derailed caboose in probably Embro (King County), Washington. Frame buildings and a smokestack are beside tracks. Shows a Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis and Omaha Railroad car, a...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; Embro (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Railroad accidents--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad employees--Washington (State)--Embro--1910-1920.; Railroad freight cars--Washington...
    • 1917 May 25
    • Snowshed repair

    • View of a timber and concrete snowshed with a damaged roof near Stevens Pass in King County, Washington. Shows rocks and timber debris from probably a snow slide. Fire damaged trees are on steep slopes near freight cars, construction supplies and...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; King County (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Avalanches--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroad maintenance & repair--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Ruins--Washington (State)--King...
    • 1917 October 17
    • Snowshed construction

    • Workmen move gravel from Great Northern Railway freight cars at a snowshed near Stevens Pass (King County), Washington. Steam rises from a locomotive. Shows a traveling crane, piles of lumber, an eroded hillside and narrow gauge tracks on...
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; King County (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Railroads--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Snowsheds--Washington...
    • 1917 October 30
    • AT&SF locomotive, engine number 1852, engine type 2-6-2

    • Freight; westbound. Photographed: near Sedalia, Colo., 1918.
    • Locomotives--1910-1920.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1918.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Sedalia.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.
    • 1918
    • Quarry track

    • The Colorado Portland Cement plant in Portland, Fremont County, Colorado, consists of three-story concrete buildings with factory windows and smokestacks, a water tower, rail tracks and a freight car in the loading bay.
    • Portland Cement Plant (Portland, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Portland (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cement industries--Colorado--Portland--1910-1920.
    • 1919
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1919 December

    • 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.
    • 19191201
    • Canon City State Penitentiary

    • State Penitentiary complex, in Canon City Colorado, consists of stone and brick buildings and an enclosing wall with faceted towers. The City Ditch cuts through, and in the background are the quarried hogback that provided the stone for the prison....
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1920?

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