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    • Hot Sulphur Springs

    • Stereographic view of a man fishing from a ledge above the Colorado River (formerly the Grand River) near Hot Sulphur Springs in Colorado. A long, flat-roofed log cabin is in the center background with a large American flag hanging above it. A...
    • Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Fishing--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1870-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Tent stable

    • A long row of horses shown from behind is gathered in a tent stable in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The horses in the right foreground are dark while those in the background are light-colored. Numerous saddles are resting on the ledge...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horses--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Santa Cruz

    • A group of men, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand on the edge of a cliff in Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz County), California. The men are all dressed in suits and hats and point to a man below poised on a ledge on...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Santa Cruz (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Cliffs--California--Santa Cruz--1910-1920.; Men--California--Santa Cruz--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Cunningham Gulch, Tail to the North Star Mine

    • A view of the trail to the North Star Mine in Cunningham Gulch in the San Juan Mountains in San Juan County, Colorado. A man with a horse crouches on a ledge on a steep cliff and aims a rifle.
    • Cunningham Gulch (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Hunting--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.;...
    • [1871?]
    • Cave Ruins in the bluffs overhanging the San Juan River

    • View of Native American ((Ancestral Puebloan) ruins under a cliff overhang near the San Juan River in the Four Corners region. A man is seen near the ruins on a ledge with the river below the cliffs. Probably a camera bellows and lens is on a ledge...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Four Corners Region--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Four Corners Region--1870-1880.; Four Corners Region--1870-1880.; San Juan River...
    • [1871?]
    • Man in front of Wild West Show shop

    • A man stands with his hands on his hips in front of the entrance to a shop where "The Wild West Knife" is sold in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England. Numerous signs hang outside of the shop advertising the knife...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Knives--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1892?]
    • The grand canon of the Arkansas

    • View of steep, eroded rock walls in Royal Gorge, and a narrow chasm near the top of the canyon in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows a tree on a rock ledge.
    • Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1874 and 1877]
    • An incident in Rocky Mountain sheep-hunting

    • Image on Harper's weekly title page shows three bighorn sheep on a steep, rock ledge in the Rocky Mountains. Shows the silhouette of two hunters and a rifle in the distance.
    • Mountain sheep hunting--1890-1900.
    • 1899 April 15
    • Nate Salsbury at age 16

    • Nate Salsbury, at about age 16, poses for a full-length portrait. Dressed in a formal suit, Salsbury leans against a square pillar and holds his right hand inside his coat. A top hat is on the ledge of the pillar next to him. Salsbury was an actor...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Actors--1860-1870.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Salsbury, Nate, 1846-1902.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • Del Norte from East Cliff

    • A panoramic view of the town of Del Norte, Colorado in Rio Grande County, includes a rock ledge in the foreground and a church, residences, and commercial buildings of the town.
    • Del Norte (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [about 1880]
    • Gilpin tramway in Prosser Gulch

    • Logs are stacked together to support a portion of the Gilpin Tramway tracks in Prosser Gulch in Gilpin County, Colorado. Rocks are in between the log layers. A large square opening is built into the support and has a small stream of water flowing...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--Gilpin County--1910-1920.
    • [1913?]
    • Bandwagon, U.S. Artillery

    • A group of men dressed in band uniforms sits on top of a bandwagon being pulled down a dirt road by teams of horses during a parade for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. One of the band members holds a large, round drum over the side of the wagon. Two...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Bands--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Ledge on south side of Longs Peak

    • Men walk on a trail on a cliff on the side of Longs Peak, in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Longs Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1900.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1899?]
    • Navajo weaver

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits at a loom and weaves. A wooden crate that reads: "Charles Unsweetened Evaporated Milk" is near the woman. A herd of sheep walk on a ledge nearby. A stone and earth hogan is near the sheep.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1940.; Navajo Indians--1900-1940.; Navajo women weavers--1900-1940.; Hogans--1900-1940.; Sheep--1900-1940.; Weaving--1900-1940.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Silver Ledge mine

    • A landscape oil painting of the Silver Ledge Mine by Frank Russell Green. The painting is of a red and brown mine building, mill building, green mountains, sky, trees, sluice, roads, chimneys and smoke stacks. The frame is gilded and molded wood.
    • Mine buildings--1890-1920.; Mining--1890-1920.
    • [between 1897 and 1913]
    • Taking a view of Spring House, Mesa Verde Ruins, Colo.

    • Thomas McKee stands with a box camera, tripod, and photography equipment on a rock ledge above a canyon near Spring House, Mesa Verde National Park (Montezuma County), Colorado.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park--1890-1900.; McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • 1900?
    • Cliff Dwellings, Mancos Canon, Col.

    • A man and women pose on a ledge near Native Americans (Anasazi) cliff dwelling ruins near Mesa Verde National Park in Mancos Canyon (Montezuma County), Colorado. Trees are nearby.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Mancos Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County...
    • [between 1892 and 1900?]
    • Cañon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of two Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge engines as they pull a passenger train on a high, steep rock ledge in the Canyon of the Animas River (La Plata County), Colorado. Passengers lean out windows or stand by the train. Shows steam...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive, caboose and flatbed car on a rock ledge above the Rio Las Animas (the Animas River), in La Plata County, Colorado. Elk antlers are mounted on the engine's cowcatcher. Shows rock...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas, D. & R.G.Ry.

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, in the Canyon of the Rio Las Animas (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine narrow gauge locomotive and caboose on a rock ledge above the Animas...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, in the Canyon of the Animas River (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine pulls a sidecar and excursion car on a narrow rock ledge. Passengers...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Man & 2 women on rocks with flowers

    • A priest poses on a rock ledge with two girls probably in Colorado. They hold small flower bouquets.
    • Girls--Colorado--1900-1920.; Priests--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Agriculture crops equipment unidentified farm equipment

    • Close-up view of a agricultural implement that consists of two wheels, one that picks up dirt on small ledges and deposits the dirt on a ledge at the top of the wheel, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Agricultural machinery & implements--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Close view of oil shale deposits in northwestern Colorado

    • Men stand on a rocky ledge and pose beneath a layered shale cliff in Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Shale cliffs are above talus, shrubs, and a valley.
    • Oil-shales--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1918]
    • Paper shale cliff, Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • A man wears overalls and a hat and holds a pick axe near the ledge of a layered shale cliff at Battlement Mesa area in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Shows a gorge and trees on steep slopes.
    • Shale--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Battlement Mesa (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Shale ledge at the retort of Cont. Oil Shale Mining Co., Rio Blanco Colo. [?]

    • Close-up view of layered shale cliffs in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows steep rock walls and scattered stones on the ground in an area identified as near the Continental Oil Shale Mining Company retort.
    • Oil-shales--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Continental Oil Shale Co. plant under construction

    • View of the brick smokestack and timber scaffolding of a Continental Oil Shale Company retort in Rio Blanco County, Colorado. Shows metal parts for the retort, scraps of wood, and snow on the ground nearby.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.; Refineries--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Train, Las Animas Canyon

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, Highline, Silverton Branch, near Rockwood in the Canyon of the Rio Las Animas (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine with freight cars, a work car and a caboose is stopped on a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Hayden Canal Corp above Ouray Silver Ledge Mill

    • View of the abandoned Silver Ledge Mine and Mill near Chattanooga (San Juan County), Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.; Chattanooga (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Silver Ledge Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.
    • August, 1941
    • An avalanche in the Rocky Mountains

    • Three prospectors are on a sheer cliff during an avalanche in the Rocky Mountains, probably near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. One man clings to a rock while another man grasps him by the belt. Rocks are in mid air over the canyon, and a hat...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Avalanches--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Danger--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Falling--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
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    • The Sentinel

    • A Native American (Crow) man poses on horseback, on a ledge over an encampment, silhouetted against a sunset. He carries a staff and wears a headdress. Shows tepees.
    • Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Summit of Pike's Peak, Altitude, 14,336 feet

    • A man in a hat stands at the top of a steep ledge on the summit of Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. Shows a rocky cliff and talus.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Hiking--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1891 and 1897]
    • Cliff dwellings Mancos Canon Col.

    • A man and women pose on a ledge near ancient Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwelling ruins near Mesa Verde National Park in Mancos Canyon, Montezuma County, Colorado. Trees are nearby.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Mancos Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County...
    • [between 1892 and 1900?]
    • Animas Canon

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive, with antlers mounted on the cowcatcher, and a flatbed railroad car on a ledge in the Animas Canyon, Colorado. Shows a railroad trestle and the Animas River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1886?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, near Rockwood in the Canyon of the Rio Los Animas, beside the Animas River in La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine pulls a caboose and flat car on a rock...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway, Highline, Silverton Branch, near Rockwood in the Canyon of the Rio Las Animas (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine pulls a sidecar and excursion car on a narrow rock ledge....
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Canon of Rio Las Animas. D.& R.G. RY.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive and caboose on a rock ledge above the Animas River (Rio Las Animas), in probably La Plata County, Colorado. Elk antlers are mounted on the engine, shows rock outcroppings, forests,...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Ouray and Silverton Toll Road

    • A man on horseback and a horse-drawn buggy stop on a narrow ledge of the Ouray and Silverton Tollroad in Ouray County, Colorado. Shows a creek, rock outcroppings, and trees.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Cheyenne Falls

    • View of Cheyenne Falls, probably on Cheyenne Creek in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows water cascading over a rock ledge into a pool.
    • Cheyenne Creek (El Paso County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Animas Canon

    • View of a narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railroad train on a rocky ledge of the Highline, Silverton Branch near Rockwood in the Cańon del Rio de Las Animas and the Animas River (Las Animas River), La Plata County, Colorado. Shows rock...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Sam Hoffman Supervising Bricklayers

    • Black and white print of Sam Hoffman supervising a bricklayer in Aurora's Hoffman Heights Development. Bricklayer at left side of print holding level and trowel to spread the mortar. Hoffman watching him work with leg up on ledge. Another worker...
    • Hoffman, Sam--fl. 1950.; Builiding--Design and construction--Colorado--Aurora.; Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1955

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