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    • Ouray - Silverton road

    • People in a buggy are stopped on the Otto Mears toll road in Ouray County, Colorado; timber retaining walls shore up the road. Snow tops Mount Abrams at the head of a valley.
    • Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Adolph Coors Company

    • Aerial view over the Adolph Coors Company Golden brewery between Table Mountains, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows rooftops, construction of storage sheds and retaining wall, semi-trucks, parking lots, ponds, "Coors" smokestack and Colorado and...
    • Adolph Coors Company--1950-1960.; Golden (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Golden--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • The Antlers

    • View of the Antlers Hotel, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows a five-story brick and frame building with dormers, bays, half-round towers, a porch, stairways and a balcony to a terraced lawn with a retaining wall.
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1890?]
    • The Antlers Hotel, Colorado Springs

    • View of the west facade of the Antlers Hotel, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows a stone and frame building with dormers, United States flag, bays, a stepped pediment, half-timbering, half-round towers, wooden stairways, loggias and...
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Buildings--1880-1890.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1890?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow and standard gauge tracks in the Royal Gorge beside the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows a stone retaining wall and the steep granite walls of the canyon. Hanging Bridge is in the...
    • Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1886 and 1890]
    • 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?]
    • Bachelor Mine

    • View of the abandoned Bachelor Mine, tailings piles supported by log retaining walls and wooden mine buildings near rock formations on Bachelor Mountain near Creede in Mineral County, Colorado.
    • Bachelor Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Mineral County (Colo.)--1990-2000.; MIning.; Tailings embankments.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Mineral County--Pictorial works.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Mineral...
    • 1994
    • View in Morrison, Colorado

    • Bear Creek, in Morrison, Jefferson County, Colorado, fronts frame sheds and wooden retaining wall. Tracks of the Colorado and Southern Railroad are in the foreground; a bridge is in the background.
    • Bear Creek (Jefferson County and Douglas County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Morrison (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Morrison--1890-1900.
    • 1896 September 25
    • Mountain parks, Starbuck Park fishing scene

    • Vacationers relax on the grass next to Bear Creek, Starbuck (also known as Joylan and Idledale), Colorado, in Jefferson County. A man fishes in the creek; another sits with his dog on a stone retaining wall.
    • Bear Creek (Jefferson County and Douglas County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Starbuck (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Fishing--Colorado--Starbuck--1910-1920.; Sightseers--Colorado--Starbuck--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Looking down Bear Creek to Potosi Peak in distance. Bear Creek trail on right

    • A man on horseback leads a horses around a bend on Bear Creek trail south of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado; Potosi Peak is to the west. Stone retaining walls support the trail that is cut into the side of a cliff. Bear Creek is below the cliff.
    • Bear Creek (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Toll gate at Bear Creek Falls

    • View of the hewn log tollgate on the Otto Mears Toll Road built into the cliffs in Ouray County, Colorado. Bear Creek Falls cascades through the rocks. Shows a hewn log tollhouse with chinking, log retaining wall.
    • Bear Creek Falls (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Toll Gate, Bear Creek Falls

    • View of a hewn log tollgate, a tollhouse, and log retaining wall on the Otto Mears Toll Road built above Bear Creek Falls in Ouray County, Colorado. A man stands on the road.
    • Bear Creek Falls (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Toll gate at Bear Creek Falls

    • View of the hewn log toll gate on the Otto Mears Toll Road built into cliffs in Ouray County, Colorado. Bear Creek Falls cascades through the rocks. Shows a hewn log toll house with chinking, a log retaining wall. Shows men, one on horseback, the...
    • Bear Creek Falls (Colo.)--1882-1890.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1882-1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1882-1890.; Toll roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1882-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray County--1882-1890.
    • [1882]
    • View from the pavilion at Beaver Creek Station, Colorado Central R.R., no. 176

    • The Beaver Brook depot, in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado, is built above a stream with a stone retaining wall. People pose in front of the frame building; a granite wall is in the background.
    • Beaver Brook (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Beaver Brook--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Central City, 1953, High Street (East)

    • The two story, Belford house, one of the oldest brick residences in Central City, Colorado, has a flat roof, two chimneys, and a brick cornice and is built above a retaining wall. It has rectangular windows with sills and lintels, a projecting bay...
    • Belford House (Central City, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • James B. Belford home, Central City, 1948

    • James B. Belford's home, in Central City, Colorado, is a two story brick house, built above a masonry retaining wall. The house has a flat roof with a brick cornice and rectangular windows with lintels and sills. The porch, a concrete slab, has...
    • Belford, James B. (James Burns), 1837-1910--Homes & haunts.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Arlington Hotel at Manitou Colo.

    • Exterior view of the Arlington Hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking east. This two-story, cross gabled frame structure has an open side porch and deck with railing. The striped canvas awning that shelters the deck is retracted, and small...
    • Bennet, W. A.--Homes & haunts.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Arlington Hotel (Manitou Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Loop on Berthude [i.e. Berthoud] Pass Road

    • Berthoud Pass Road loop, Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows wheels and blade of road grader, rock retaining wall, sign on tree "Road Camp U.S. Bureau of Public Lands," and Republican Mountain in background.
    • Berthoud Pass (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1927]
    • Black Hawk-1937

    • View of a sloping dirt street in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado; houses are built atop stone retaining walls.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Black Hawk

    • View of a house in Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado, with a mansard roof, covered porch, dormer, and stone retaining walls.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1930-1950.
    • [between 1933 and 1950]
    • Miners homes, Blackhawk, Colo.

    • A wooden stairway leads up a hill to several houses with stone retaining walls in Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.; Stairways--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • Black Hawk - 1941

    • View of rock walls and residences in Black Hawk, Colorado; shows two rows of houses on a hillside. The front row has two houses of carpenter Gothic style, L shape, and open porches. Telephone poles and wires are between the houses and the second...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.; Retaining walls--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.; Stone walls--Colorado--Blackhawk--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Valentine House, Chase Gulch

    • View of an L-shaped Carpenter Gothic style house in Black Hawk, Colorado; shows a steeply pitched roof, elaborate bargeboard carvings, (mimmicked over the windows), open verandas, finials at the rooftops, and horizontal clapboard siding. A...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1970-1980.
    • 1971 May 30
    • 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
    • Las Animas County Bloom mansion in 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
    • Frank G. Bloom residence, Trinidad, Colorado

    • View of the Frank G. Bloom residence, Trinidad, Colorado built in 1882. This four story brick, French Victorian residence has metal-covered mansard roofs; widow's walk railing on the top two floors; and dentiled, bracketed cornices and quoins all...
    • Bloom, Frank G.--Homes & haunts.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Dwellings--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Nevadaville Mary Bolinger house King St. torn down 1938

    • The Mary Bolinger house, a dilapidated frame residence on King Street in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, sits atop stone retaining walls covered in snow. The doors and windows have been removed.
    • Bolinger, Mary--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • [1937 or 1938?]
    • Draft Copy of Cemetery to Conservatory

    • Draft copy of the book Cemetery to Conservatory written by Louisa Ward Arps pertaining to the history of and around the Denver Botanic Gardens and Cheesman Park. Contains author revisions and notes.
    • Botanical gardens--Colorado--Denver.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1980
    • Boulder Reservoir

    • View of the Boulder Reservoir, a water supply for the city of Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County; shows retaining wall around reservoir, small house on banks of reservoir, and trees on hillside.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Reservoirs--Colorado--Boulder--1910-1930.; Water supply--Colorado--Boulder--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • In front of house

    • Two concrete sidewalks intersect next to a retaining wall in a residential neighborhood in the city of Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Trees in yard above the wall and along the sidewalk.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Boulder, Colorado

    • View looking down a concrete sidewalk bordered by a stone retaining wall in the city of Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Evergreen and deciduous trees in yards.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    •  
    • 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
    • Unidentified mine, Boulder County

    • View of an unidentified mine on the side of a steep hill in Boulder County, Colorado. Men stand on and near a headframe, tailings and a stone retaining wall. A horse used to power a large winch used for the mine stands on the headframe. Men pose...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cabins.; Headframes (Mining); Miners.; MIning.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Unidentified mine, Boulder County

    • View of an unidentified mine in Boulder County, Colorado. Men work near piles of lumber and on a retaining wall. Shows stone retaining walls, a log retaining wall, piles of sand, a long log building with a ventilator on the roof and a stove pipe,...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction.; Houses.; Log buildings.; MIning.; Retaining walls.
    • 1895 July 25
    • Bowerman, Colo

    • Three men stand in front of a log cabin near the town of Bowerman, Colorado; now a ghost town. The windowless, one-story structure has a thatched roof and is surrounded by trees. A retaining wall of rock is built in front of the cabin.
    • Bowerman (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Log cabins--Colorado--Bowerman--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Bull Hill station, Cripple Creek district

    • The abandoned Bull Hill midland terminal depot is near the Cripple Creek district in Teller County, Colorado. Features of the dilapidated building include gables, sloping eaves, fish scale siding, chimneys, a tin roof, and a retaining wall at the...
    • Bull Hill (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Bull Hill--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Nevadaville, James Cannon house on Kenosha St

    • The James Cannon house in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, tops a stone retaining wall on Kenosha Street. An inset porch has bargeboard; the windows and doors are all gone. Sheds and snow are in the foreground; a mining facility is in the...
    • Cannon, James--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1930-1940.
    • [between 1937 and 1939?]
    • Soda and Iron Springs, Canon

    • These rustic, faceted pavilions at the Soda Springs in Canon City, Colorado, are flanked by rock retaining walls and have rail hitching racks in front of them. The crag in the background has a rubble wall built along its base, with a door opening.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Springs--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.
    • 1870
    • Old log cabin and later stone house

    • This three-story random ashlar stone residence in Canon City, Colorado, has an entry on both levels of the slope on which it is built. Governor Rudd, his wife, and son stand on the balcony and a rock retaining wall is below. A wheelbarrow and...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Soda Springs, Canon City Main Street

    • Rusticated and finished stone buildings at the Soda Springs in Canon City, Colorado, were built in the 1890's with prison labor and feature incised friezes, finials and volutes, and a metal roof with ridge cresting. Retaining walls and railroad...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Springs--Colorado--Canon City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1894?]
    • Canon City, Colorado

    • View east on Park Avenue at South 12th (Twelfth) Street in Canon City (Fremont County), Colorado, from near the top of "Pump Hill." An iron fence, powerlines and stone retaining walls line dirt road; smoke rises from fields in the background.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Roads--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1906 and 1910]
    • Skyline Drive

    • A horse and buggy descends Skyline Drive, near Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado. Stone retaining walls flank the road; Sand Creek is in a valley to the side.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Sand Creek (Fremont County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Scenic overlooks--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.; Streams--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The turn near the top of Sky Line Boulevard

    • View of Skyline Drive in Canon City (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows the dirt road and stone retaining walls built by convict labor.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1920.; Retaining walls--Colorado--Canon City--1900-1920.
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    • Const of old admin. bldg.

    • Rusticated stone and a hipped-gable metal roof finish the administration building at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The projecting entry is on the second floor at ground level; the basement is faced by a retaining wall. Barred...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1920.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1920.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1914
    • Lake Tahoe & Cave Rock

    • Men and women stand on a wooden bridge erected on Cave Rock overlooking Lake Tahoe in Douglas County, Nevada. The road along the cliff is supported by a rock retaining wall. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Cave Rock (Nev.)--1880-1900.; Douglas County (Nev.)--1880-1900.; Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Nevada--Douglas County--1880-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Nevada--Douglas County--1880-1900.; Retaining walls--Nevada--Douglas...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Lake Tahoe from Cave Rock

    • Men and women stand on a wooden bridge erected on Cave Rock, overlooking Lake Tahoe, in Douglas County, Nevada. A road along the cliff is supported by a rock retaining wall. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Cave Rock (Nev.)--1880-1900.; Douglas County (Nev.)--1880-1900.; Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)--1880-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Nevada--Douglas County--1880-1900.; Retaining walls--Nevada--Douglas County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Nevada--Douglas...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Cheesman Park Hill History

    • Article based on a TV talk given be Louisa Arps on Channel 6 in Feb 1956. Article discusses the history of Cheesman Park Hill from Denver's first settlers to the twentieth century.
    • Cemeteries.
    • 1959

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