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    • Montrose, Colo.

    • Main Street, Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, patriotically decorated with flags, bunting and a welcome arch for President William H. Taft. President arrived by train for the dedication of the Gunnison Water Diversion Tunnel, a United States...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1909]
    • A stage setting in the early days of Montrose, Colo.

    • Actors perform a scene from a play on the stage in the Montrose Opera House in Montrose, Colorado in Montrose County. The cast members include men dressed in military uniforms, a woman asleep on a couch, two women sitting on chairs, and an actor...
    • Ellis, Sydney E.
    • [between 1885 and 1900]
    • Street scene, Montrose, Colo.

    • View looking down Main Street in Montrose, Colorado, in Montrose County. Buildings: one and two-story commercial storefronts. Cars parked in front of buildings. Signs: "I've tried them all - but give me a Camel," "Battery Exide Service,"...
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    • December 4, 1920
    • Street Scene of Montrose, Colo

    • Pedestrians walk down the main street in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings (including the First National Bank), parked cars and electric light posts. Signs on buildings read: "Movies," "Candy," "First National Bank,"...
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Concrete street paving in Montrose - 1919

    • A street paving crew works on laying concrete over a dirt road in Montrose, Colorado. Their equipment includes a leveler, shovels, and a cement mixer. Signs in the background read: "O'Neill Bros.," "Spencer and Gage Groceries and Bakery," "West...
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    • 1919
    • Main street of Montrose

    • Pedestrians cross Main Street in Montrose, Colorado, in Montrose County. Cars are parked on the side of the street; shows one and-two story commercial storefronts a horse and rider in front of the cars, and signs: "Spencer and Gage Groceries &...
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    • 1915
    • First newspaper in Montrose The Messenger

    • This frame business in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, has storefront windows and signs: "The Messenger Publishing and Printing." A girl and men in suits wearing gold chains, bowlers, slouch, or planter hats stand on the boardwalk. A house is...
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    • 1888 August 22
    • Sugar beets in Montrose

    • A boy poses in a field with sugar beets, in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Houses are in the distance.
    • Walker Art Studio.
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    • Montrose, Colo

    • People pose with a buggy and canvas covered merchant's wagon, in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado. A frame barn has a false-front and lettering: "Studebaker Wagons," "Magnolia Livery Feed and Sale Stables," "Schuttler Wagons & Buggies," and...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1888 July 23
    • Main Street, Montrose, Colo.

    • Pedestrians walk on sidewalks and across Main Street and a bicyclist rides his bicycle past automobiles in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows commercial buildings, parked cars and a flag on a flagpole. A license plate reads: "156-505." A...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Drilling for artesian water in early days of Montrose, Colo.

    • Farmers and their wives gather around a drill for a well near the farmhouse in Montrose, Colorado in Montrose, County. Stacks of wood surround the well. A farmer sits on a wagon drawn by two horses.
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    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Chief McCook's funeral procession

    • A group of white and Native American (Ute) men carry the coffin containing the remains of Chief John McCook, brother of Chipeta, to its final resting place near his sister and her husband, Ouray, in Montrose, Colorado.
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • 1937 November 3
    • Montrose parades celebrating the opening of the Gunnison tunnel

    • A large number of people line the parade route to celebrate the opening of the Gunnison Tunnel in Montrose, Colorado. Decorated horse- drawn carriages, marching bands, and a long line of automobiles parade through a set of two arches that were...
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    • 1909
    • B.P.O.E. Lodge, Montrose, Colo.

    • View of the former B.P.O.E. (Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks) Lodge no. 1053 located at 107 South Cascade Avenue, Montrose, Colo. The two-story beige and red brick structure is an eclectic mix of architectural styles including Mission...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2012.
    • Montrose

    • A large group of horse-drawn vehicles poses in the middle of Main Street in Montrose, Colorado. Signs along the street include: "Furnishings," "Rooms," "Drugs," "C. J. Getz, Pharmacy," "Reynolds and Co., Opticians and Jewelers," "The Montrose...
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    • 1915
    • Ouray Br. last run

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 318, the tender and a caboose in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado, the locomotive vents smoke. Men are in or beside the engine; a depot with brick arches is to the side. Letters read "Austin...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 March 21
    • Montrose, Colo. parade

    • A large crowd gathers to watch a parade in Montrose, Colorado. Most of the people are on street-level sidewalks, while many others are viewing from second story windows. Three parade floats are decorated horse- drawn carriages, and the near float...
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • 1915
    • Ouray tepee near Montrose

    • View of the concrete tepee erected in honor of Chief Ouray and his wife Chipeta, over a spring about four miles south of Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Paving the streets

    • Paving operations along Main Street, in Montrose, Colorado, appear to be temporarly suspended as half of the street is underwater. A small dirt dyke runs the length of the street and is preventing the water from flooding the other half of the...
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    • [1919]
    • 454 and 5 car train leaving Montrose yard

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 454 vents smoke and pulls gondola cars, freight cars, and a caboose by a road crossing in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. A house and a barn are in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 November 21
    • Uncompahgre Project Colorado

    • View looking east from a hill on the west side of Montrose, Colorado. The central business district, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad cars, residences, and the Methodist church are included. Flat Top mountain is in the distance.
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    • [between 1900 and 1940]
    • Standard Chemical, Montrose

    • View of the Joe Junior Mill and ore processing buildings (Standard Chemical Company) in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado; mill buildings and canvas tents are by a pipe flume.
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    • 1921, January
    • Hotel Belvedere, Montrose

    • Men and women pose near the Belvedere Hotel in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. The hotel has a sign: "Belvedere," and a mansard roof. A girl poses with a a bicycle; women and children sit in a buggy; a boy holds a bucket.
    • Torrence, William, 1872-1921.
    • 1900 September
    • Decoration Day, Montrose, Colo.

    • View of a Decoration Day parade with a marching band and men in cavalry uniforms in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Men carry drums, rifles, swords, and a United States flag. The Mears Hotel with chimneys is at Cascade Avenue and Main Street....
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1888
    • Montrose parade

    • Men in suits and military uniforms hold bayonets and stand behind a flag in a Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado street, probably for a parade. Spectators stand beside buildings. Boys watch rows of men from near a wagon. Signs on brick and frame...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1888 Feb. 22nd
    • Montrose High School in 1920

    • Montrose High School, in Montrose, Colorado, is a two story, brick building with a series of rough cut stone courses along the foundation. Other features include an arched entry, overhanging eaves, keystones, and quoins. A plaque near the top of...
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • 1920
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Montrose County, Colo.

    • Overview of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park located 15 miles east of Montrose, Montrose County, Colo. The 1,000-foot-high walls, difficult access, and designation as a National Park, have preserved this 53-mile-long gorge cut by the...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2003.
    • Courthouse, Montrose County, Colo.

    • View of the Montrose County Courthouse located at 300 South 1st Street, Montrose, Colo. The four-story Neoclassical courthouse is constructed of rough-faced sandstone on the first three stories and smooth stone on the fourth story, front entry and...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2012.
    • Montrose, Colo. drilling for artesian water

    • A group of Montrose, Colorado, citizens pose in front of drilling equipment that drills an artesian well in Montrose County. The drill is composed of cables and steel bars. Electrical cables are attached to a steam-powered tractor; a puff of...
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    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Decoration Day, Montrose, Colo.

    • The Decoration Day (Memorial Day) parade in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado, includes a drum corps in cavalry uniforms, they carry snare or bass drums. Men in uniform carry an American flag and rifles or swords. An officer is on horseback....
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1888
    • Montrose Flouring Mill

    • In Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks are flanked by two and three-story frame buildings with windows and signs: "Montrose Flouring Mill." Wooden barrels and water running from a chute are in the...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Montrose Register

    • A frame business in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, has storefront windows and signs: "The Montrose Register." Men and boys in suits and planter hats pose on the boardwalk.
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • [between 1888 and 1890?]
    • Preparing to pave the streets in 1919

    • A sign reads "M. A. Masters General Contractor Paving District No. 1 Montrose, Colorado" near the site of paving operations along Main Street in Montrose, Colorado. A work crew is leveling cement which is being poured from a mixer, while others...
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    • 1919
    • Street scene in the early days of Montrose

    • View along Main Street in early Montrose, Colorado. Shows a horse-drawn carriage, bicycles, and two men talking. Signs include: "The Humphries Mercantile Co. Dry Goods, Clothing, Hats & Shoes," "Montrose National Bank," and C. J. Getz, Pharmacist,...
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    • [between 1905 and 1915]
    • Townsend block

    • A group of men stand on a wooden plank sidewalk in front of the T. B. Townsend Block in Montrose, Colorado. Two projections on the roof of the building are inscribed with, "Furniture," and, "Montrose Hardware Co." The semicircular projection in the...
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • [1916?]
    • Public School, Montrose, Colo

    • The public school in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, is a two-story brick building with stone trim and hipped roofs. A square tower has an imbricated, tapered belfry, dormers, widow's walks, and a windvane. Children and a man in a suit pose by...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1884
    • Carrying the boat over the rapids

    • Men portage a wooden rowboat, "The City of Montrose," over boulders in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. Gunnison River rapids are beside the rocks.
    • Torrence, William, 1872-1921.
    • 1900 September
    • Montrose Streets

    • A boy sits in the cradle of a tree in front of a house, number "646," on an unidentified street in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows a parked car, a sidewalk, and rows of trees along a dirt road.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • D&RGW

    • Men stand in the back of a gondola car and use shovels to transfer ore from a narrow gauge railroad car to a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad standard gauge car in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows metal material stacked in a...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 April 16
    • Stacking alfalfa on A.E. Buddecke's ranch Montrose Colo.

    • View of three men on and near an alfalfa stack on A.E. Buddecke's ranch near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows horse-drawn farm equipment for gathering the alfalfa and the tip of a vertical boom, part of the straw elevator used for...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW, leaving Montrose for Ouray

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 318 (2-8-0) and a seven car freight train leave Montrose for Ouray in Montrose County, Colorado. Shows a pile of scrap rails from dismantled Rio Grande Southern track partly covered...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1952 December 2
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co., Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock surface in Shavano Valley near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows animal figures and other symbols. A hand-lettered sign reads: "Indian hieroglyphies [sic], Shavano Valley,...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
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    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co., Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock surface in Shavano Valley near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows animal figures and other symbols. A hand-lettered sign reads: "Indian hieroglyphies [sic], Shavano Valley,...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
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    • Montrose, Colo. artesian well

    • Water gushes out of an artesian well in Montrose, Colorado in Montrose County.
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    • [between 1882 and 1890]

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