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    • Dyersville

    • View overlooking the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County. Decaying buildings and overgrown vegetation around structures.
    • Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Cherry Creek Grange # 58

    • View of the Cherry Creek Grange near Parker Road and East Arapahoe Road in Littleton (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The one story stuccoed building has tall arched windows and a hipped tile roof. A sign over the door reads: "Cherry Creek Grange." ...
    • Colorado State Grange Cherry Creek Grange No. 58 (Arapahoe County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Englewood (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Farmer's groups.; Buildings.; Colorado State Grange. Cherry Creek Grange No. 58 (Arapahoe County, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1976
    • Lyons depot prior to restoration

    • Lyons depot, December 1975, prior to restoration and conversion into the Lyons Public Library. This structure was built by the narrow gauge Denver, Utah and Pacific. The 1877 [?] rough cut sandstone solid building has boarded up windows, and a...
    • Lyons (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Libraries--Colorado--Lyons--1970-1980.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Lyons--1970-1980.
    • 1975
    • House of Henry Gillespie, later known as Ghost House

    • View of the dilapidated Henry Gillespie house in Aspen, Colorado; features a wood frame structure with towers with triangular dormers, pediments, finials, numerous gables, finials, gingerbread ornamentation, and clapboard siding; shingles falling...
    • Gillespie, Henry B.--Homes & haunts.; Aspen (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • D&RGW

    • View of an overgrown railroad bed beside a dirt road near Castleton (Gunnison County), Colorado. Sagebrush covers most of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad grade and ties. Shows fenced pastures, utility poles and lines, and mountains. A...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad ties--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.
    • 1952 October 3
    • Odd Fellows lot in Cedar Hill Cemetery

    • Odd Fellows lot in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, shows tombstones inside a chain fence, overgrown with grasses. A large granite grave marker reads: "Nels Sorensen, born in Denmark, Oct. 25 1861, Dec. 24 1903, Good-Bye Dear...
    • Sorensen, Nels--Tomb--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.; Ouray (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.
    • 1920
    • Late 1950's, roundhouse

    • View of the dilapidated six stall stone roundhouse, Como yards, Park County, Colorado, shows stone arches with keystones framing the large diagonal board doors and a fence surrounding the building. The railroad tracks have long been pulled and...
    • Como (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Como--1950-1960.
    • [between 1955 and 1959]
    • The Arrow town spring and Larry Benner

    • Larry Benner dressed in shorts, shirt and black boots looks into the town spring north of Arrow (Arrowhead), Colorado. The spring has broken planks and is overgrown with vines. Arrow was the first incorporated town in Grand County in 1904.
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Benner, Larry.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Ghost house

    • Evening view of the dilapidated, snow-covered Henry Gillespie house in Aspen, Colorado; features a wood frame structure with towers with triangular dormers, pediments, numerous gables, finials, gingerbread ornamentation, and clapboard siding; panes...
    • Gillespie, Henry B.--Homes & haunts.; Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Green River Station, Utah

    • Aerial view of Green River, Utah. Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company trains, a railroad station and water tower, a roundhouse, and the Palmer House hotel are in the town. A tent sits next to a plowed but overgrown field.
    • Green River (Utah)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Utah--Green River--1890-1900.; Railroad facilities--Utah--Green River--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Turret, Colorado

    • View of the ghost town of Turret, Colorado in Chaffee County, includes antique tractor, abandoned, dilapidated, wood buildings overgrown with brush.
    • Turret (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Turret--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Turret, Colorado

    • View of the ghost town of Turret, Colorado in Chaffee County, shows abandoned, dilapidated, frame buildings on hillside overgrown with weeds.
    • Turret (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Turret--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Las Animas County Bloom mansion, Trinidad

    • Frank G. Bloom residence, in Trinidad, Colorado is listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings. Built in 1882, this four story brick, French Victorian residence has metal-covered mansard roofs and widow's walk railing on the top two...
    • Bloom, Frank G.--Homes & haunts.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1970.
    • July 1966
    • Nevadaville, Colorado taken from Quartz Hill

    • View of the remains of Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, shows Main Street, empty shells of brick commercial buildings including the Odd Fellows Building and Redman's Lodge (with removed upper floor); frame dwellings include the Williams house...
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • 1940?
    • Turret, Colorado

    • View of an abandoned, dilapidated, frame building in the ghost town of Turret, Colorado in Chaffee County; overgrown with brush and trees.
    • Turret (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Turret--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Bachelor residential st.

    • A decaying structure is on an overgrown residential street in the former town of Bachelor, Colorado. The roof is gone and the wood walls are collapsing on one another. A log structure with gables and no roof is upslope from the building in the...
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Mineral County--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Early residence

    • View of the E. L. and Helen Berthoud residence built around 1880, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows a two-story front gable clapboard house with intersecting side gable addition and contrasting trim boards. Tall shade trees are in the...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Golden--1910-1930.; Berthoud, Edward L.--Homes & haunts.; Berthoud, Helen--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Como round house

    • View of the dilapidated six stall stone roundhouse, Como yards, Park County, Colorado, shows missing stones and doors. Stone arches with keystones, frame the large diagonal board doors. The railroad tracks have long been pulled and overgrown with...
    • Como (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Como--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • School of Archaeology, Santa Fe, Mayan ruins

    • A man stands in front of El Castillo Temple, Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico, he wears a wide-brimmed hat and has his pant legs rolled up above his knees. A rifle lies on a rock in the foreground. Overgrown shrubs line the area.
    • Mayas--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1910-1920.; Tulum Site (Mexico)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--Mexico--Yucatan Peninsula--1910-1920.; Indians of Central America--Mexico--Yucatan Peninsula--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1913?]
    • Littleton cemetery, poor condition

    • View inside the Littleton Cemetery, Colorado, show tombstones overgrown with tall grass. Entrance gate arch reads: Inner Cry of C. A. R. A residence with outbuildings is beyond the gate and the Arapahoe County Courthouse is in the distance.
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Littleton--1930-1940.
    • June 31, 1935
    • Independence, Pitkin County

    • View of dilapidated log buildings in the abandoned town of Independence (Pitkin County), Colorado. Shows cabins without roofs and an overgrown road grade in a meadow. Dense trees are nearby on mountains in the Sawatch Range.
    • Independence (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Independence--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Independence--1960-1970.
    • 1963
    • Bachelor, Colorado

    • A log cabin with no roof, two gables, and holes where the windows and doors once were, decays on a hillside in the ghost town of Bachelor, Colorado. The foundation is overgrown with brush and a wood plank box is near the house. Long grass grows in...
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.
    • [1960?]
    • Calvary Cemetery

    • Mount Calvary Cemetery (later Denver Botanic Gardens), the Catholic section of Mount Prospect Cemetery in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of the City and County of Denver, Colorado, is overgrown with weeds; an obelisk-shaped monument has toppled to...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver Botanic Gardens--1930-1940.; Mount Calvary Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mount Prospect Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Tombs & sepulchral...
    • April 11, 1937
    • Bachelor, Colorado

    • Houses decay on a grassy slope in the ghost town of Bachelor, Colorado, in Mineral County. A one story, L-shaped, wood-frame house with two gables and tin roofing is nestled in an Aspen grove. A ladder leans against the side of the house. A stone...
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.
    • [1960?]
    • Ouray residence

    • View of roof gables of a Victorian wood-frame house, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Features: projecting gable porch, eyebrow dormer, and upper balcony with lattice work covered with overgrown ivy.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Gables--Colorado--Ouray--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Ouray--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Van Houtenberg House Aspen - 1941

    • View of the house built by D. M. Van Hoevenbergh in Aspen, Colorado; features bay windows, dormer window trim and widow's walk; other items include: a mansard roof, horizontal clapboard siding, and open front porch with turned post supports; house...
    • Van Hoevenbergh, D. M.--Homes & haunts.; Aspen (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.
    •  
    • Iris

    • View of dilapidated cabins along an overgrown dirt road in Iris, Colorado; shows a broken wooden bridge and an old metal wheelbarrow.
    • Iris (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Iris--1940-1970.; Cabins--Colorado--Iris--1940-1970.
    • [between 1940 and 1966]
    • Lace House in Leadville

    • View of the facade of the Lace House in Leadville, Colorado, shows the clapboard false front structure with jigsaw carving, a paired bracketed cornice with wood shingle roof, a central entry with metal screen door and transom, two tall flanking...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Old foundry, Central City, 1953

    • The ruins of the old foundry in Central City, Colorado, are overgrown with weeds and vegetation. In the foreground, one of the outer walls has completely crumbled and the adjacent wall is in decay. The roof has rotted away and the windows are...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • The Goodwill tunnel, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View shows overgrown ore car tracks leading to the boarded up entrance of the Goodwill tunnel, Teller County, Colorado. Painted over the doors: "1895 Goodwill Tunnel 1903, depth 3000 ft."
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Good Will Tunnel Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Central City, 1953, old foundry

    • The ruins of the old foundry in Central City, Colorado, are overgrown with vegetation and weeds but two of its masonry walls are connected. Two doors with lintels and concrete steps are along the wall. The old foundry on upper Eureka Street was...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Westcliffe, Colorado

    • A sign reading: "Vinson Apartments," straddles an overgrown sidewalk in Westcliffe, Colorado. Attached to a building with "Rooms," and "Bath" painted on the side. Residences and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains are in the background.
    • Westcliffe (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Apartment houses--Westcliffe--1930-1970.; Roads--Colorado--Westcliffe--1930-1970.
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    • Irwin - 1946

    • View of the remains of fallen buildings in a clearing in Irwin, Colorado; shows the foundations of the buildings are nearly overgrown; mine tailings in the distance.
    • Irwin (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Irwin--1940-1950.
    • 1946
    • Aspen - 1953

    • View through a broken window, of a dilapidated courtyard, in Aspen, Colorado; shows a jumble of discarded furniture and overgrown foliage in an area bound by a low brick wall; tall building next door with eroded plaster-type wall covering.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.
    •  
    • Fall Creek, 1950 - near Vanadium, Colo.

    • View of Fall Creek, called Seymore until 1922, in San Miguel County, Colorado; features gable roof building with stepped false front and smaller building in background; railroad tracks overgrown with grass.
    • Fall Creek (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Marble - 1947

    • View of two dilapidated sheds surrounded by dense foliage and tall trees in Marble, Colorado; sheds are along an overgrown path that passes between two trees and into the distance.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.; Sheds--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.
    • 1947
    • Westside Neighborhood Plan

    • Addition to Denver City's plan for the development of the Westside project
    • Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--History--Sources.; Urban policy--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver.; City planning--Colorado.
    • 1982
    • Black Queen Mill, near Crystal

    • View of the stone foundation of the Black Queen Mill, near Crystal, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows a stepped structure built into the hillside, various pieces of machinery and decaying timbers overgrown with vegetation.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.
    •  
    • The Towers

    • Remaining stone foundation of "The Towers", once palatial residence of lawyer Jonah Maurice Finn, Placer Street and Pikes Peak Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; property lot is overgrown with weeds and stone foundation has some remaining boards;...
    • Finn, Jonah Maurice--Homes & haunts.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980]
    • Black Queen Mill, near Crystal

    • View of the stone foundation of the Black Queen Mill, near Crystal, Gunnison County, Colorado, show the stepped structure built into the hillside, various pieces of machinery and decaying timbers overgrown with vegetation.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.
    •  
    • St. Patrick's Catholic Church

    • View northwest towards exterior of St. Patrick's Catholic Church at corner of Galena Avenue and North Spruce Street, Telluride, Colorado. Built in 1896 on what became known as "Catholic Hill" for a large number of Catholic Italians and Austrians...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Catholic Churches--Colorado--Telluride--1930-1950.; Historic sites--Colorado--Telluride--1930-1950.; St. Patrick's Catholic Church (Telluride, Colo.)
    • [between 1935 and 1949]
    • The Towers

    • Remaining stone foundation of "The Towers", once palatial residence of lawyer Jonah Maurice Finn, Placer Street and Pikes Peak Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; property lot is overgrown with weeds and stone foundation has some remaining boards;...
    • Finn, Jonah Maurice--Homes & haunts.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980]
    • Black Queen Mill, near Crystal

    • View of stone foundation of the Black Queen Mill, near Crystal Gunnison County, Colorado, shows the stepped structure built into the hillside, various pieces of machinery and decaying timbers overgrown with vegetation.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.
    •  
    • Wheeler residence

    • View of the cook's shack behind Indian Agent Wheeler's residence, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. The wood structure is overgrown with vines and other vegetation.
    • Wheeler, Walter F.--Homes & haunts.; Ouray (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Outbuildings--Colorado--Ouray--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914
    • Jasper - 1950

    • View of a dilapidated cabin nearly overgrown by vegetation in Jasper, Colorado.
    • Jasper (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Jasper--1950-1960.; Log cabins--Colorado--Jasper--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • House built by Charles H. Harris

    • Exterior of the two-story brick house built by Charles H. Harris (ranch homesteader) Carbondale, Roaring Fork River Valley, Garfield County, Colorado, shows disrepair with missing shingles and bricks, stress fractures and overgrown grasses in the...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Carbondale--1960-1980.; Harris, Charles H.--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1960 and 1980]
    • Buckskin Joe, cemetery

    • View of two grave sites surrounded by picket fences, in Buckskin Joe, Park County, Colorado, shows the cemetery overgrown with aspen trees.
    • Buckskin Joe (Park County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Buckskin Joe--1940-1950.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Buckskin Joe--1940- 1950.
    •  
    • Jasper - 1950

    • The remains of a log cabin have nearly been overgrown by Aspen trees in Jasper, Colorado.
    • Aspen--Colorado--Jasper--1950-1960.; Jasper (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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