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    • Gregory Lode looking south Gregory store & F. Smith Bank.

    • Miners pose outside the Gregory Store and the F. Smith Bank at Gregory Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Frame mine buildings, probably the Gregory Mine, are on the treeless hillside. Shows tailings piles, stone retaining walls,...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gregory Gulch (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Banks--Colorado--Gregory Gulch--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gregory Gulch--1860-1870.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gregory Gulch--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Gregory...
    • 1861
    • Montgomery C.T.

    • View of log, frame, and probably mine buildings in Montgomery (Park County), Colorado. Cabins have log or sod roofs, stone chimneys, and metal pipes. Shows a wooden water wheel and timber piles between houses. A commercial building sign reads:...
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Log cabins--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Waterfalls at Montgomery, C.T.

    • View of a wooden water wheel and an arrastre used for grinding ore in Montgomery (Park County), Colorado. A flume and probably a wooden platform are on the hillside near waterfalls and a creek.
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864
    • Black Hawk, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of frame and brick buildings on Gregory Street in Blackhawk (Black Hawk), Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows the Presbyterian Church with a spire on a hillside, and commercial buildings with signs that read: "Wholesale & Retail...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of wood and stone storefronts in Central City, Colorado. The buildings surrounding it are constructed of wood. The hillside is bare, except for a few shanties and houses. Signs on the Masonic Hall read: "Graybill and Brenneman," " W.W....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Montgomery City

    • View of log houses and probably mine buildings in Montgomery, Park County, Colorado. Cabins have log or grass roofs and metal chimney pipes. Stacks of timber are between houses. A commercial building sign reads: "Groceries and Provisio[ns?]." Dead...
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Log cabins--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Central City

    • View of Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Men and horse-drawn wagons are in the dirt street near lumber piles. Signs on businesses read: "Drug St[ore]," "Wholesale and Retail Dry Goods," "Hardware, Stoves & Tin Ware," "Book...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • 1865
    • Sid's Store at Blackhawk, Colo.

    • View of storefronts in Black Hawk (Blackhawk, Gilpin County), Colorado. A round clock hangs from an iron hook outside a frame building with a false front and a sign that reads: "Enterprise Book Store." Signs on brick buildings read: "F.W....
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Book stores--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Central City Masonic building

    • The Central City Masonic building is a three story, brick structure with gabled roof, chimneys, arched windows with open shutters and arched entryways in Central City, Colorado. The words over the doors read "Sessler-Sauer" and "WW Tiffany."...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of frame and brick buildings on Main Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Two-story commercial buildings with flat roofs have signs that read: "Connor House," "Roworth & Co. Hardware, Groceries," "City Bookstore," "Pharmacy,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • 1869
    • Cereus Giganteus, Arizona

    • View of Saguaro cacti, Cereus Giganteus, in probably the upper Sonoran desert in southern Arizona. Tall and straight ribbed cactus plants have spines and multiple arms. Bushes and grass are on a hillside.
    • Saguaro--Arizona--1870-1880.; Cactus--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1871
    • Snow peaks, Bull Run Mining District, Nevada

    • View of snow covered mountains with sparse trees in the Aura Mining District in the Bull Run Mountains, Elko County, Nevada. A trail in the snow traverses the hillside.
    • Bull Run Mountains (Nev.)--1870-1880.; Elko County (Nev.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Nevada--Elko County--1870-1880.; Mountains--Nevada--Elko County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1871
    • Sevier River at Gunnison

    • A man, a member of the geological survey, sits on a rocky hillside above the Sevier River valley near Gunnison (Sanpete County), Utah. Shows tepees and probably horses in the wide valley; river channels and probably the Valley Mountains are in the...
    • Sanpete County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Sevier River (Utah)--1870-1880.; Sevier River Valley (Utah)--1870-1880.; Valley Mountains (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Sanpete County--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--Utah--Sanpete...
    • 1872
    • Mt. range, near Castle Valley

    • A man with a beard and a wide-brimmed hat, a member of the geological survey, sits on a hillside in probably Grand County, Utah. Shows patches of snow and trees in the La Sal Mountains.
    • Grand County (Utah)--1870-1880.; La Sal Mountains (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Grand County--1870-1880.; Valleys--Utah--Grand County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Yellow Pine

    • View of a tall Ponderosa pine tree on a wooded hillside. Shows a man from the Corps of Engineers beneath the tree.
    • Ponderosa pine--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--1870-1880.; Pines--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Pedro, Captain of one of the Coyotero Apache Bands

    • Pedro, a Native American (Coyotero Apache, Western Apache) tribal leader, stands and poses beside possibly a bear rug, in Arizona. Pedro wears a military uniform with epaulets and a chevron, and a hat with an upturned brim. Shows trees on a...
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Western Apache Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Tribal chiefs--Arizona--1870-1880.; Uniforms--Arizona--1870-1880.; Pedro, Western Apache chief.; Geographical...
    • 1873
    • Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca range [sic], Arizona

    • A man wears a hat, holds a rifle and stands near what is identified as Apache Lake in the White Mountains in Navajo County or Apache County (later Fort Apache Indian Reservation), Arizona. Shows steep basalt bluffs and trees on a hillside.
    • White Mountains (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1873
    • Shooting antelopes from a railroad train in Colorado

    • Antelope run from people with rifles on a prairie hillside in Colorado. One antelope has been shot and falls to the ground. A railroad train is on tracks beside the passengers. Shows dark clouds in the distance and mountains on the horizon.
    • Antelope hunting--Colorado--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1875 May 29
    • Gregory Gulch

    • View of businesses, frame mine buildings and head frames on a hillside in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. People are in the arched doorway of the Gregory Store beside a horse-drawn wagon. Shows tailings piles on a treeless...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Gregory Gulch (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Views in Leadville, Colorado

    • Summer and winter scenes in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado, show frame houses and a busy commercial district. Men and women in formal dress are beside a ditch on Capitol Hill and on row boats on Evergreen Lake. Men sit on a hillside above Fryer...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
    • 1882 March 22
    • Index to Colorado Mining Directory: First Edition 1883

    • Index to mines within Colorado. Information is arranged alphabetically by Mine name, with the county it is located in.
    • Mines and mineral industries--Colorado--Directories.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Directories.;
    • 1883
    • Adventures in the San Juan mountains

    • Men load boxes on pack mules. A man skies down a slope, and men stake a claim on a snow covered hillside. Men with pack animals wade through deep snow. A pack train of burros haul timber and men celebrate around a hoist at a mine shaft.
    • Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.; Packtrains--1880-1890.; Skiing--1880-1890.; Snow--1880-1890.
    • 1883 June 9
    • Picnic group

    • Men and women sit or recline and pose with peeled bananas on a picnic in El Paso County, Colorado. The women wear straw or felt hats, and fitted dresses with full skirts and pleats. The men wear felt hats or derby hats, coats, tall boots and...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Picnics--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • 1884 April 12
    • As we returned from a mountain picnic

    • Men and women on horseback pose in a row near Saguache (Saguache County), Colorado. Women wear decorative hats and long dresses and sit sidesaddle. Men wear suits with ties and hats. A frame cabin with a chimney and fallen trees on a hillside are...
    • Saguache (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Saguache--1880-1890.; Men--Colorado--Saguache--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Saguache--1880-1890.; Mugrage, Minnie.
    • 1884 June 19
    • Manhatton [sic]

    • Manhattan, in Larimer County, Colorado, was a gold camp on the Poudre River, peaking in the 1880's. From the hillside, the town's streets form a "Y;" frame and log buildings flank the thoroughfares. The mountain in the background is possibly Longs...
    • Manhattan (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • This is the beginning of the grading for the tram track

    • Bradford Locke's work crew, Gilpin Tramway railroad construction workers, pose with their tools on a hillside by boulders and rock formations in Chase Gulch, in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Chase Gulch (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • 1887
    • Camp site of engineering party, time of construction, Helena and Northern R.R. Montana

    • View of the summer camp for engineers, E.H. McHenry, Research Engineer, on the Marysville Branch of the Northern Pacific Railroad (Helena and Northern Railroad Company) probably near Homestake Pass in Jefferson County or Silver Bow County, Montana....
    • Helena and Northern Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Construction camps--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana--1880-1890.; Tents--Montana--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • A Navajo sheep-herder

    • Shows a Native American (Navajo) man herding sheep and goats on an open hillside. He wears a blanket around his shoulders, a head band, and sandals. He carries a walking stick, a water bottle, and a rifle.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Navajo Indians--1880-1890.; Sheep--1880-1890.; Shepherds--1880-1890.
    • 1888?
    • Galatin [sic] & Butte line of Northern Pacific Railroad near "Homestake Pass"

    • View of tents at a work camp during construction of the Gallatin and Butte line of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company near Homestake Pass in Jefferson County or Silver Bow County, Montana. The headquarters camp houses engineers identified as...
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Construction camps--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana--1880-1890.; Tents--Montana--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Ironton, Colo. #262

    • Small gable roofed buildings are along the main street of Ironton, Ouray County, Colorado; a church is on the hillside. Long, dark shadows are in a nearby valley, and the buildings in town are illuminated by the sun and also cast long shadows.
    • Ironton (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • 1433 Creede

    • Pedestrians and horse drawn wagons proceed down the bustling street in the town of Creede, Colorado in Mineral County. Architectural features include one and two-story, wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts with flat roofs, gables,...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Creede--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
    • Unidentified mine

    • Miners stand near ore car tracks and probably a head frame building in Colorado. Letters etched in original and reproduced in print read: "Grand View Side Line" and "Euphrates Side Line." Mines and mine buildings are on a distant hillside.
    • Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1890 May or June
    • Creede proper, looking down

    • The town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County, is situated in a steep, rocky canyon. The tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande wind through the town. Buildings in the town include one-story buildings with flat roofs and gables. Trees grow on the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Sunlight Valley. Foot of Indian Hill

    • Men on horseback ride down a hillside into Sunlight Basin in Park County, Wyoming.
    • Park County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Sunlight Basin (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Park County--1890-1900.; Valleys--Wyoming--Park County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • The first D&RG train arriving in Creede

    • Men and boys sit or stand on a train, or in a crowd on the timber platform beside a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad passenger train, the first to arrive in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Shows horse teams and wagons near the train, timber...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892 February
    • Burn district, Jimtown, Colo., great fire of June 5th, 1892

    • Smoke rises from the smoldering ashes of the fire that burned a portion of Creede (Jimtown/Upper Creede), Colorado, in Mineral County. Men walk through ashes and debris that litter the center of town. Buildings, shanties, cabins, and tents that...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892 June 5
    • Creede, Colo.

    • Aerial view of buildings, houses, Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks and train, and probably Willow Creek in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Buildings are in a valley near a rocky cliff wall and on a hillside near trees. Patches of snow are on...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892 Nov
    • Hillside with purple flowers

    • A landscape watercolor painting by Henrietta Bromwell. A road passes over a hill covered with shrubbery, grass and trees; a red house is in the background. The colors are purple, apricot and green watercolors.
    • Hills--1890-1900.; Houses--1890-1900.; Trees--1890-1900.
    • 1892 September 23
    • Group near Palmer Lake

    • Six children, three girls and three boys, pose in the brush on a hillside on Independence Day (July 4th), Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado. The girls wear long, ruffled dresses and hats; the boys wear suits, bow ties, and hats.
    • Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1890-1900.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1890- 1900.
    • 1893 July 4
    • Colo Trading and Transfer Co. in 1894 in Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Exterior view of Colorado Trading and Transfer Company with several horse-drawn freight wagons parked in front, North Fifth (5th) Street and Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; also included are several other wood frame buildings with saltbox...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Congregational Church, Bachelor, Colo.

    • Boys pose beside a frame Congregational church with a gabled roof and a bell tower in Bachelor (Mineral County), Colorado. Children are on a steep hillside path nearby. Shows tree stumps around the church.
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Bachelor--1890-1900.; Congregational churches--Colorado--Bachelor--1890-1900.
    • 1894 July 24
    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View across rooftops of Cripple Creek, Colorado from hillside on edge of town; scene includes row of outhouses, vertical slat wooden frame outbuildings and residences, post corral, and stone root cellar with sod roof built into hillside; clothes...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Privies--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1894 May 7
    • Mill site

    • View of an unidentified mill under construction in Boulder County, Colorado. Men pose on a steep hillside near piles of lumber and stand on a dirt embankment.. Shows the beginnings of a masonry foundation, a wood frame building on a log retaining...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction.; Buildings.; Foundations.; Mills.; Ore industry.
    • 1894 November 7
    • Across track & up street from RR station

    • Four children and a dog stand outside a log cabin and a wood- frame residence in Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. The architectural elements of the buildings include gables, tarpaper roofs, and stovepipe chimneys. Houses are built on the steep,...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dwellings--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Battle Mountain

    • View of tailings piles, mine buildings and headframes on Battle Mountain in Victor (Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County), Colorado. Mine names are painted on two mine building roofs: "Anna Lee" and "Bob-Tail." Shows a curved road and sparse...
    • Anna Lee Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Tailings...
    • 1895
    • Battle Mountain, Bob-Tail, Anna Lee, Portland

    • View of tailings piles, frame mine buildings and headframes on Battle Mountain in Victor (Cripple Creek Mining District,Teller County), Colorado. One building has an unfinished roof. Shows portions of the Bob-Tail, Anna Lee, Portland and Black...
    • Anna Lee Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Black Diamond Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Mine...
    • 1895
    • The Steel Tunnel

    • A man in a suit and hat stands at the opening of a steel tunnel entrance on the Golden Circle Railroad in Teller County, Colorado. A man leans over near a hillside of scattered rocks. A wooden tipple is above the tunnel.
    • Golden Circle Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Tunnels--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.
    • 1895?

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