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    • Fall River near Idaho Springs

    • View of Fall River (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Wooden buildings, log cabins, a tent, and a covered wagon are near Fall River and Clear Creek.
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Fall River (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Fall River (Colo. : Town)--1860-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Fall River--1870-1880.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Fall River--1870-1880.
    • 1863
    • Denver - early days flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows torrents of water and a frame building.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Stevens Mine Tramway

    • Miners pose on and near the Stevens Mine Tramway near Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Ed Riley is third from the left on the bottom and Andy Lane is to his left. The men hold various tools including saws and rulers.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Stevens Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Mine railroad--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1860-1870.;...
    • 1869
    • Northern Cheyenne Indians Dodge City Kans

    • Members of Dull Knife's group: Frizzley Hair, Wild Hog, Rain in the Face, Crow, Old Man, White Antelope, and George Reynolds, Interpreter, Native American (Cheyenne) and white men, sit on the steps of the courthouse after being captured, Dodge...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Capture & imprisonment--Kansas--Dodge City--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Capture & imprisonment--Kansas--Dodge City--1870-1880.; Dodge City (Kan.)--1870-1880.; Prisoners of war--Kansas--Dodge City--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878
    • Letter written by P.T. Barnum  to Judge Silas B. Haynes regarding Villa Park's development

    • Letter written by P.T. Barnum to Judge Silas B. Haynes regarding the development of the Villa Park neighborhood, including extension of the Rail lines as well as factories. Also discussed are details of Barnum's cattle ranch and William Craig.
    • Real property--Colorado--Denver.; Railroads.; Community development, Urban--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1878 November
    • Leadville banking certificate

    • This Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, banking certificate has printing: "James H. B. McFerran, President, Geo. W. Trimble, Cashier, The Miner's Exchange Bank of Leadville, Colorado," and inked script: "Leadville Nov 29, 1879, Wm. B. Bergen Esbash...
    • Signatures (Writing)--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.; Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cutshaw, Ed.
    • 1879
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Shaffers Crossing

    • View of an abandoned, hewn-log house in Shaffers Crossing, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Shaffers Crossing (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Shaffers Crossing--1880- 1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Shaffers Crossing--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • The flood, Main St. Walsenburg

    • View of Cucharas River flooding Main Street, Walsenburg, Huerfano County, Colorado; business district has barber poles and signs: "Restaurant," "New York Clothing House," "World Printing Office," "L. W. Burtch, County Surveyor," and "The Club."
    • Cucharas River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Walsenburg (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Walsenburg--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Walsenburg--1900-1910.
    • 1886
    • Kit Carson's last staging into Aspen on approach of the D.& R.G. R.R.

    • View of the last stagecoach run in Emma, Pitkin County, Colorado, shows a crowd around Kit Carson's stagecoaches and horse-drawn wagons, a balloon-stacked engine and freight car of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, foothills are in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Emma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Emma--1880-1890.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Emma--1880-1890.; Carson, Kit 1809-1868.--Homes & haunts.
    • 1887
    • 15th Street, Denver

    • View of trolley cars on 15th (Fifteenth) Street at the intersection of Lawrence Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Men stand beside commercial buildings; sit on horse-drawn wagons; or stand on trolley cars with numbers and lettering that read:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • The old C. K. and N. depot at Seibert

    • View of the Chicago, Kansas and Nebraska (Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific) depot in Seibert, Kit Carson County, Colorado; shows A. O. Jessee (banker), the lady depot agent, a man, a wagon, and signs: "Seibert.," "Western Union Telegraph Office,"...
    • Chicago, Kansas, and Nebraska Railway--1880-1890.; Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway Company--1880-1890.; Seibert (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Seibert--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Seibert--1880-1890.; Jessee, A. O.
    • 1888
    • Sterling, Colo, north east

    • Panoramic view overlooking the town of Sterling, Colorado in Logan County. Landmarks: Walnut Street, 6th Street, and First Church.
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Sterling--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Sterling--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Denver High School Cadets

    • Group portrait of uniformed East Denver High School (East Side High School) cadets and canvas tents in City Park, Denver, Colorado; they hold swords and rifles.
    • East Denver High School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1880-1890.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cadets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Camps--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1888 June 1
    • Virginius Mine

    • View of the Virginius Mine complex atop Mt. Sneffels, (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the wood frame processing facilities, shaft house, a ladder, smokestacks, dormer windows, gable roofs, sheds and tailings.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sneffels, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Virginius Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.
    • 1890 July 10
    • Report of Henry A. Buchtel Pastor Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Denver, Colorado

    • This is a report submitted to the Quarterly Conference at the close of Henry A. Buchtel's term as pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church. During his tenor the church raised money to build a new building at 1820 Broadway in Denver, Colo. The...
    • Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 30
    • Pueblo Mineral Palace Silver Queen

    • Display of the Aspen Silver Queen in Pueblo, Colorado, features a crowned female form holding a sceptre in a wheeled, canopied boat, with an antlered deer head at the prow. Cherubs, frilly lamps, columns, and rocks in display cases complete the...
    • Mineral industries--Exhibitions--Colorado--Pueblo--1890- 1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mineral Palace (Pueblo, Colo.)
    • 1893
    • An August scene on the side of Sayres Peak, Colo.

    • Well dressed men and women pose on snow fields above timberline on Sayres Benchmark (Sayres Peak) in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sayres Benchmark (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hiking--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Trinity Methodist Pioneer Day

    • Transcript of the proceedings for the Pioneer Day Celebration at Trinity Methodist Church in 1894.
    • Pioneers--Colorado.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1894 January 7
    • Independence Mine

    • View of the power house and tramway at the Independence Mine, Victor (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Stratton Independence Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Subscribing for the Cresset, La Belle, N.M.

    • Miners pose in front of a log building, the office of the newspaper La Belle Cresset, in the mining camp of La Belle (Taos County), New Mexico. Men wear sack suits and hats and sit and stand near a log fence. An African American (Black) man leans...
    • Belle Cresset (Firm)--Buildings--1890-1900.; African Americans--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; La Belle (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Log buildings--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; Men--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; Miners--New Mexico--La...
    • 1895 April 25
    • Georgetown, the Loop

    • View of train on the high trestle over Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A train passes under the trestle, another is in the distance. Shows three railroad bridges, men on horseback on a road with a covered wagon....
    • Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1896
    • Coaldale School

    • Group portrait shows the Coaldale school children of various ages with their teacher, Miss Mable Cerane (? )in front of the blackboard, Fremont, Colorado. The boys wear sack jackets; some with ties; the girls have on dresses with lace, square or...
    • Coaldale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; School children--Colorado--Coaldale--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • A trip to Zuni the Shalaco [sic] dancers planting the plumed sticks

    • Native American (Pueblo, Zuni) men participate in a Shalako dance near Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico. They wear tall kachina costumes while spectators look on.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Kachinas--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Zuni Dance--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Zuni Indians--Spiritual life--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Zuni...
    • 1896
    • Robert Collyer Gass

    • Studio bust portrait of Robert Collyer Gass, senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Gass's hair is parted on the side. He wears a coat with a pansy boutonniere on the lapel, a vest, a shirt and a silk bow tie.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Gass, Robert Collyer.; Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • View of the bridge crossing the White River at Meeker on the Mesa and Flag Creek road. Men, women, a girl and a dog pose on the wooden truss bridge leading into Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; White River (Colo. and Utah)--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Chief White Man

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of White Man, a Native American (Kiowa (Plains) Apache) chief. He wears a fringed shirt, cloth bandolierhair pipe breast plate, fur pelts over his braids, and feather roach.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Kiowa Apache Indians--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; White Man.
    • 1898
    • Businesses in Central City, Colorado

    • The Hawley block on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, houses the Hawley Merchandise Co. and the Morrell Hardware Co. The masonry building with arched windows and a flat roof has a bracketed cornice and buildings on either side of it. The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1910.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Central City--1870-1910.
    • 1898
    • Chief High Bear Sioux

    • Studio portrait (standing) of High Bear, a Native American (Lakota Sioux) man. He holds a staff and shield and wears moccasins, leggings, a breechcloth, and feather headdress.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--1890-1900.; Headdresses--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Shields--1890-1900.; High Bear.
    • 1898
    • Chief Goes To War Chief Hollow Horn Bear Sioux

    • Studio portrait (standing) of Goes To War and Hollow Horn Bear, Native American (Brule Sioux) men. Goes To War poses with a rifle and wears moccasins, a breechcloth, hair pipe breastplate, armbands, and a feather headdress. Hollow Horn Bear wears a...
    • Brulé Indians--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Headdresses--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Goes to War.; Hollow Horn Bear, Dakota Chief.
    • 1898
    • Chief Wolf Robe Cheyenne

    • Painted portrait of Chief Wolf Robe, a Native American (Cheyenne) man. He wears a shirt with fringe and quillwork, medal, and a feather in his hair.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Wolf Robe.
    • 1898
    • Eagle Feather & papoose Sioux

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Eagle Feather, a Native American (Sioux) man and his daughter. He wears a blanket and a hair pipe necklace. His daughter wears a dress decorated with elk teeth.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Fathers & children--1890-1900.; Girls--1890-1900.; Eagle Feather--Family.; Eagle Feather.
    • 1898
    • Showing retaining wall Market St.

    • View of the construction of the 14th (Fourteenth) Street Viaduct and City Hall on Market Street in Denver, Colorado. Workmen and horse-drawn carriages are near the concrete retaining wall on Cherry Creek. A sign on a building reads: "Butters &...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Retaining walls--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1898 November 15
    • High Hawk Council Chief

    • Studio portrait (standing) of High Hawk, a Native American (Oglala Sioux) man. He holds a war club and wears a blanket, hair pipe breast plate, fur pelts around his shoulders, and feather headdress.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Oglala Indians--1890-1900.; Clubs (Weapons)--1890-1900.; Headdresses--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; High Hawk.
    • 1899

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