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    • Vicinity of Mountain City, Colorado

    • View looking down a hill at the vicinity of Mountain City. A telegraph pole is in the foreground of the image, along with some brush. Mines line the valley below. The area is criss-crossed with road and mine tailings. Trees cover the hills in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Manitou in winter

    • View of Manitou Springs, Colorado, in winter. Unstripped rail and barbed wire fence is in the foreground, and snowy fields with two two- story frame buildings partly obscured by trees are in the midground. Foothills are in the background. Men in...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [1878?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 8, 1920 August

    • 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.
    • 19200801
    • View up East Willow Creek above Creede

    • View of miners cabins on East Willow Creek north of Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; East Willow Creek (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cabins--Colorado--Mineral County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Mineral County--1890-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Mineral County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Amethyst boarding camp Creede, Colo.

    • View of the camp and mine tramway by the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Mine camps--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • West Willow Creek Falls and Burro Bridge packing ore from Amethyst Mine to Creede

    • A burro with saddle bags crosses a bridge near West Willow Creek Falls by the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Miners stand on the bridge and on the side of the creek.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; West Willow Creek (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Pack...
    • 1892
    • Denver Orphan's Home Historic Building Application Forms

    • Record contains both the Colorado Historical Society's Historic Record Inventory Sheet and the United State's Department of Interior's National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for the Denver Orphan's Home.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Orphanages--Colorado
    • 1993
    • Morrato Block

    • The Morrato Block was built in 1904. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes official forms, maps and photos.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1999
    • Dredger believed to be operating in vicinity of Breckenridge, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of a gold dredging operation in (probably) Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado; a crane and conveyor belt are part of the machinery.
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dredges--American--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.; Gold mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.
    • 1916?
    • A Century of Baptist Faith: First Baptist Church of Denver

    • Book created by the Fist Baptist Church of Denver regarding the centennial anniversary of the founding of the Church. Included in the book is: a history of the church beginning in 1864, as well as photographs and lists of the different...
    • Eha, Walter R. (Walter Ralph), 1891-1978--Archives.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1963 December
    • Howard vicinity

    • View of the Arkansas River and peaks of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range near the town of Howard in Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Arkansas River--1910-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Howard vicinity

    • A dirt road parallels the Arkansas River in Fremont County near the town of Howard. Peaks of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range are in the distance, topped by clouds.
    • Arkansas River--1910-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1930.; Roads--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Howard vicinity

    • View of the Arkansas River in Fremont County near the town of Howard Colorado. Peaks of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range are in the distance.
    • Arkansas River--1910-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Howard vicinity

    • View of the Arkansas River in Fremont County near the town of Howard. A two story brick structure and wooden barn sit near the bank of the river. Peaks of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range are in the distance.
    • Arkansas River--1910-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 17, 1912 April 27

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19120427
    • Hotel Potter and water front, Santa Barbara, Calif.

    • A view of the Potter Hotel in Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara County), California shows the mission style hotel and the plaza near the beach. The hotel has turrets, a Moorish onion dome, balconies, and dormer windows. Commercial Spanish Colonial style...
    • Potter Hotel (Santa Barbara, Calif.)--1890-1910.; Santa Barbara (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--California--Santa Barbara--1890-1910.; Hotels--California--Santa Barbara--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Last Chance and Amethyst Mines, Creede, Colo.

    • View of the shafthouses and tramway of the Last Chance, Amethyst, and Del Monte Mines near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Last Chance Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892 June
    • New building of 1st Nat'l Bank, Florence, Colo.

    • View of the First National Bank building under construction in Florence (Fremont County), Colorado. The structure is a brick building with classical features including dentils, entablature, and Corinthian columns flanking the main entrance. The...
    • First National Bank (Florence, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Florence (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Banks--Colorado--Florence--1900-1910.
    • [1909?]
    • Lonewolfs squaw, Chief of Comanches

    • Portrait of the wife of Lone Wolf (principal Chief of the Kiowa Nation,) a Native American Wichita woman with long loose hair parted down middle, bare breasts, wearing necklaces and earrings.
    • Lone Wolf, Kiowa Indian--Family.; Indians of North America--1860-1880.; Wichita Indians--Women--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1875]
    • Carter Museum

    • In this view of the Edwin Carter Museum in Breckenridge, Colorado, numerous taxidermied animals, including a buffalo, a burro with a cargo rack, cats, raptor birds, and antlered animals fill the image. A glass case on the left contains many smaller...
    • Edwin Carter Museum (Breckenridge, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Breckenridge--1870-1900.; Interiors--1870-1900.; Taxidermy--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Eldorado Springs flood

    • Houses line the banks of the South Boulder creek with the flood waters raging. One room of a house hangs out over the creek.
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1930-1940.
    • September, 1938
    • Luz Lujan Torres

    • Studio portrait of Luz Lujan Torres of New Mexico. She wears a lace blouse, flowers, and a necklace. Her hair is waved and parted in the middle. After the death of her first husband, José Juan Silva Torres, she remarried and moved to Colorado.
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Women.; Torres, José Juan Silva--Family--Pictorial works.; Torres, Luz Lujan, d. 1933--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Pictorial works.;...
    • [1900?]
    • Wachitas, squaws

    • Studio portrait of two Native American Wichita women with long loose hair parted down middle, bare breasted, wearing dresses (pulled down), moccasins, necklaces, earrings, armbands, rings and bracelets; one is wrapped in a blanket. Woman the left...
    • Lone Wolf, Kiowa Indian--Family.; Indians of North America--1860-1880.; Wichita Indians--Women--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1875]
    • State University, Boulder, Colo.

    • Old Main, at the University of Colorado at Boulder, is a four- story, ornate brick building with a stone foundation. It has arched windows and mansard roofed, ridgecrested towers. The largest, projecting from the body of the structure, houses the...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Boulder--1870-1880.; University of Colorado (Boulder Campus)
    • [between 1878 and 1880?]
    • Brighton pioneers

    • These South Platte Valley pioneers, probably at the Hagus homestead in Brighton, Colorado, include men women, and children in sack suits, bowlers, puff shouldered blouses and jabot collars. They are identified as: back row, left to right, Nick...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Picnics--Colorado--Brighton--1880-1900.
    • [between 1888 and 1891]
    • Freighting out-fit, Rico, Colo.

    • Pairs of oxen harnessed to covered wagons stand or lie on a dirt street in Rico (Dolores County), Colorado. Oxen have yokes and are connected by chains. A boy wears a hat and sits nearby. Commercial buildings on the street have signs that read:...
    • Rico (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Ox teams--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.; Wooden sidewalks--Colorado--Rico--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Wachitas, squaws

    • Studio portrait of three Native American Wichita women with long loose hair parted down middle, bare breasted, wearing dresses (pulled down), moccasins, necklaces, earrings, armbands, rings and bracelets; one wears a blanket.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1880.; Wichita Indians--Women--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1875]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 5, 1909 March 20

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090320
    • Canon, the six falls

    • View of Seven Falls, a waterfall on South Cheyenne Creek in South Cheyenne Canyon (El Paso County) Colorado. Shows sparse trees and steep rock walls.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.
    • [1878]
    • Waiting for mail at Creede, Colo

    • Men stand or sit in line in front of the Post Office in Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. Architectural elements of the wood-frame, commercial storefronts include log construction with clapboard siding. One of the buildings is under...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Men--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Post offices--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1900]
    • Rifle Colo., looking S.W.

    • View of the town of Rifle in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows houses and commercial structures. Signs on businesses read: "Red Barn," "J. W. Hugus & Co.," and "McLearn Merc. Co." The Roan Cliffs are in the distance.
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1890-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Rifle--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Man posed in mouth of water pipe public works project

    • A workman poses in a brick pipeline near a spillway by the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. Other men stand nearby.
    • Storm sewers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pipes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Spillways--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Gate to the Mountains, Ute Pass

    • A man and a horse drawn wagon are on a dirt road in a canyon on Ute Pass (Teller County), Colorado. The dirt road is supported by a rock wall reinforced with a log pole guardrail. Shows rock canyon walls and mountains.
    • Teller County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Ute Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Donkeys--Colorado--Teller County--1870-1880.; Pack animals--Colorado--Teller County--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Teller County--1870-1880.
    • [1878]
    • Central City fire dept.

    • Members of the Central City Fire Department, who include an African American, stand in a large semicircle in the middle of Main Street in Central City, Colorado. They wear rolled up shorts over their long underwear and their arms are folded across...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets.; Fire fighters.
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    • University of Colorado, Boulder

    • Buildings at the university campus in Boulder, Colorado, lie below in this aerial view. The grade of the Colorado and Southern and Denver Interurban Railways has had the tracks removed and is a dirt street. Folsom Field, the men's gymnasium, the...
    • University of Colorado (Boulder campus)--1930-1940.; Boulder (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Castle Crags

    • View of Castle Crags, a granite rock formation in Shasta County and Siskiyou County, California. Granite towers and spires are above a steep, snowy slope and fir trees.
    • Castle Crags (Shasta County and Siskiyou County, Calif.)--1880-1910.; Rock formations--California--1880-1910.
    • [between 1885 and 1902?]
    • Castle Crags

    • Panoramic view of Castle Crags, a granite rock formation in Shasta County and Siskiyou County, California. Granite towers and spires are covered with snow in the distance. Fir trees and snow are on a ridge.
    • Castle Crags (Shasta County and Siskiyou County, Calif.)--1880-1910.; Rock formations--California--1880-1910.
    • [between 1885 and 1902?]
    • Main St. Jimtown, Colo.

    • Pedestrians walk down the unpaved street of Creede (Jimtown), Colorado in Mineral County; many people stand on the wood-plank sidewalks in front of the building. Horse-drawn wagons are parked at the sides of the street. Architectural elements of...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; City & town life--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1899]
    • Howard, Colorado

    • View of the Arkansas River and snow covered Sangre de Cristo mountains near the town of Howard in Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Arkansas River--1910-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Descent, Grande Ronde Valley, Oregon

    • View, from a rise, of the route of the Oregon Trail in the Grand Ronde Valley in Union County, Oregon. Shows cultivated fields, homesteads, grasses, and trees with mountains in the distance.
    • Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Union County (Or.)--1930-1940.; Trails & paths--Oregon--Union County--1930-1940.; Valleys--Oregon--Union County--1930-1940.
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    • Green River

    • View of the location of the old Lombard Ferry and ford on the Oregon Trail in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Shows the placid Green River with a few trees on either shore in a mostly barren landscape.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.
    •  
    • Three Crossings at the Sweetwater

    • View of one of the fords on the Sweetwater River at "Three Crossings" in Fremont County, Wyoming. Rock formations and brush are near the river.
    • Fremont County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Fremont County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Fremont County--1930-1940.; Rock...
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    • R.R. Depot, Jimtown, Colo.

    • Men sit on top of a train, on a timber sidewalk, or near a passenger train and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks at a railroad depot in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Supplies and belongings stacked on the sidewalk include a mattress, wooden...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Passengers--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.;...
    • [1892?]
    • Tipple of Turner Mine (Independent) 9 mi north of Walsenburg, Colo

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks, ore cars, and a frame tipple at one of the Turner Mines near Walsenburg (Huerfano County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1910.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1910.; Tipples--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Oregon Trail, Devils Gate

    • View of the Devils Gate, a pass along the Oregon Trail, in Natrona County, Wyoming. Shows a Model T automobile parked near a fence, ranch buildings owned by Tom Sun are in the distance.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Passes (Landforms)--Wyoming--Natrona County--1930-1940.; Ranches--Wyoming--Natrona County--1930-1940.; Trails & paths--Wyoming--Natrona...
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    • Mariano Madino [sic], a noted Rocky Mountain guide

    • Portrait of Mariano Medina, a French / Native American guide, trapper, trader, and bounty hunter from Taos, New Mexico. He wears fringed leather coat with a fur collar and cuffs, moccasins, pants with a woven stripe, and he smokes a pipe.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Clothing & dress--1860-1870.; Guides & scouts--1860-1870.; Men--1860-1870.; Smoking--1860-1870.; Trappers--1860-1870.
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • Main Street, Jimtown, Colo.

    • Men and girls stand and pose on Main Street in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Shows horse-drawn wagons in the dirt street, lumber piles and a building under construction. Timber buildings have false fronts, flat roofs and signs that read:...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; City & town life--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Girls--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894?]
    • Silver mine facility, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a silver ore processing facility in Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows mining sheds, stacked timber, and mountains.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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