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    • Lone Valley schoolhouse, southwest of Akron, Colo.

    • The Lone Valley schoolhouse stands on a grassy plain southwest of Akron in Washington County, Colorado. The small, weathered, clapboard, one-room schoolhouse has an entry vestibule, front gables, shingle roof, and brick chimney. A merry-go-round is...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Akron--1950-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Washington County--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Trinidad Country Club house

    • Exterior view of the Trinidad Country Club in Trinidad, Colorado. This one story, pueblo style adobe building has an open porch, a faux bell tower over the front entry, chimneys, and vigas. Numerous wooden side chairs are on the porch, and two...
    • Trinidad Country Club (Trinidad, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Adobe buildings--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Buena Vista, Colo.

    • The Chaffee County Courthouse and the Mt. Princeton Hotel, among many other buildings, shows in this view of Buena Vista, Colorado; Sheep Mountain and the Collegiate Range are in the background. The depot of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad is...
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • Chief Crazy Horse imposter

    • Portrait of an unidentified Native American (Sioux) man. He wears a hair pipe breast plate decorated with a medal, dark glasses, and a feather headdress.
    • Dakota Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.
    • 1926 October 8
    • Pony Express Riders

    • Uniformed Boy Scouts of Brush, Morgan County, Colorado, pose with bicycles; some equipped with horns and lamps. Men in cowboy hats, shirts and bandanas are with them; Governor Ralph L. Carr, in a suit and white Homburg hat, holds a scarf. The...
    • Boy Scouts of America--1930-1940.; Brush (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Brush--1930-1940.
    • June 29, 1939
    • Byers Public School

    • View of Byers Junior High in Denver, Colorado, a brick building with a projecting entry, square tower, and arched windows.
    • Byers Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver Public Schools--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Snow scene Bear Creek, Idledale bridge.

    • Two 1910s or 1920s automobiles with chains on their tires are stopped on a snowy road by frozen Bear Creek in Idledale, Colorado. A log bridge over the creek has a sign which reads: "Idledale, Fishing, Boating, by the Day, Week, or Season,...
    • Idledale (Colo.)--1910-1940.
    • [between 1910 and 1940?]
    • Charline [sic] Place

    • Charlene Place, early Denver, Colorado, apartment building, 1421-41 Pennsylvania. Originally a group of four large connected houses built in 1890 by architects, Varian and Sterner. Romanesque Revival features include: stone construction, steep...
    • Wadleigh, Frank A.--Homes & haunts--1900-1910.; Charlene Place (Apartment House: Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Home in Trinidad

    • This three-story Victorian residence on a corner in Trinidad, Colorado has an octagonal tower with a faceted roof and a bull's eye window. A second floor balustraded balcony has a semicircular bay with a conical roof that adjoins the tower. The...
    • Architecture, Victorian--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1970.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1970.
    • May 21, 1969
    • Longmont

    • Students walk under the covered walkway of a flat roofed school [?] building featuring a tile mosaic with a map of the United States, numbers, male and female biology symbols, and abstract design elements.
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Schools--Colorado--Longmont--1960-1970.; Students--Colorado--Longmont--1960-1970.
    • 1969 February 11
    • Dakota arts & customs

    • Shows a Native American Sioux quiver, tobacco pouches, rattles, drums, mystery whistle, deerskin flute, and a war whistle.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1850-1860.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1850-1860.; Quivers--1850-1860.; Drums--1850-1860.; Flutes--1850-1860.; Musical instruments--1850-1860.; Rattles--1850-1860.
    • [1851?]
    • At fire of 10/23/66

    • During a fire in Brighton, Colorado, the backs of two firemen are in the foreground; letters on one's coat read "West Adams County Fire Dept," and on his hat "WAC;" the other's reads "BFD." Both face a crane that reaches to the top of a brick...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.
    • 1966 [October 23]
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View north from Bobtail Hill, in Black Hawk, Colorado, up four mile Gulch to Dory Hill, where the state's first cemetery was located. Central business district includes: Undertaker, Union House (on Selak Street), Drugs (brick, arched windows and...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Old smelter at Ouray

    • Remains of the Wanakah Smelter with smokestack, sluice, and elevated rail in the Paquin Mining District, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1940.; Smelters--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1940.
    • [Between 1930-1940?]
    • Passenger Depot Greeley, Colo.

    • Wide, bracketed eaves shelter this one-story stone railroad depot in Greeley, Colorado. Flanked by chimneys, a sign on the tiled roof reads: "Union Pacific Colorado Southern Passenger Station." A sign in the gable reads: "Greeley Elevation 4548...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.
    • 1924 January 27
    • Gunnison River near Sapinero, Colo.

    • View of Lake Junction at east end of Black Canyon of the Gunnison, near Saperino, Colorado, shows three bridges: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad's bridge erected in 1889, wooden Howe truss bridge over the Lake Fork served the narrow gauge...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sapinero (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridges--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • H.F. Rhoads' residence

    • A view of the residence of Harry F. Rhoads, Harry M. Rhoads' father, located in Denver, Colorado. Shows a 2 1/2 story brick home with a covered porch.
    • Rhoads, Harry Fisher--Homes & haunts--1900-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1950.
    • [between 1900 and 1950?]
    • Eagle - D&RG (RGW) baggage 668 and chair car 935 in eastbound train at Eagle, Colorado

    • View of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot in Eagle, Eagle County, Colorado; shows a crowd of people, frame buildings, an automobile, a Rio Grande Western baggage car, and a passenger coach.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Eagle (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Eagle--1910-1920.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Eagle--1910-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Eagle--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • July, 1915?
    • Early placer mining

    • Placer miners work near a sluice in Russell Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado. Their tools include wheelbarrows, shovels, picks, and pitchforks. Monitors spray water, mine buildings are on the surrounding hills. David Henderson is in the foreground,...
    • Russell Gulch (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Breckenridge, Colo., Main Street

    • View of Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, shows pedestrians and heavily loaded wagons with teams and drivers crowding the dirt street. A buggy with lady passengers is in the foreground. Frame buildings line both sides; the wide corniced,...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1888?]
    • At fire of 10/23/66

    • A firefighter in Brighton, Colorado, crouches in his coat and hard hat, and holds an oxygen mask to his face. His outfit includes low topped shoes, a wristwatch, and a wedding ring.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Brighton--1960-1970.
    • 1966
    • D&RG 203, NG 2-8-0, at Snowslide Tunnel, MP 492 1/2, above Elk Park Colorado on the Silverton...

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 203 at Snowslide Tunnel, San Juan County, Colorado. Men pose on the train and on flanking snowbanks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1900-1910.; Snowsheds--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Snow--Colorado--San Juan...
    • 1909?
    • Franklin, Colorado

    • Three men and a horse pose in front of one of the only buildings ever built in Franklin (Summit County), Colorado. Most of the building is obscured by pine trees, but the gable and open front porch are visible. Records do not exist for why the town...
    • Franklin (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Franklin--1880-1890.; Men--Colorado--Franklin--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • City Hall, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Exterior view of Romanseque style rusticated stone City Hall, Trinidad, Colorado. Features include cornices, spindles and Italianate corner towers. French Renaissance balustrades are across the top and four polished granite ionic columns are in the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; City & town halls--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • High school bldg. Stoneham

    • View of Stoneham High School, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado, shows the T-shaped clapboard building with belfry over the front entrance.
    • Stoneham (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Stoneham--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Lace House, Black Hawk

    • View of the Lace House, Black Hawk, Colorado, an example of Victorian Carpenter Gothic architecture with board and batten siding, steep pitched roof with finials, arched-pointed windows, elaborate one-story veranda with balustrades, and decorative...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Strontia Springs

    • Snow covers the old Denver, South Park and Pacific line of the Colorado and Southern railroad bed, adjacent to the South Platte River near Strontia Springs (Deansbury), (Douglas County), Platte Canyon, Colorado. The town was once a summer resort at...
    • South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1950-1960.; Strontia Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Strontia Springs--1950-1960.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Strontia Springs--1950-1960.; Rivers--Colorado--Strontia Springs--1950-1960.;...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW open platform observation "Glenwood Canon" at Burnham Yards for...

    • Men and women pose on the observation platform of the "Glenwood Canon" Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad passenger coach at Burnham Shops, Denver, Colorado. Ladies in bathing suits and top hats pose with lanterns.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bathing beauties--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • At the north rim of the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River

    • View of a parked car at the edge of Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado; a man is behind the wheel.
    • Fremont County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Automobiles--Colorado--Fremont County--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1900-1910.
    • Summer 1911
    • Creede, Colorado

    • Two men stand in the open doorway of the Holy Moses Saloon, which is next to the narrow, rocky, canyon walls that surround the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. The building is a one-story, clapboard storefront with a broken cornice and...
    • Holy Moses Saloon (Creede, Colo.); Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bars--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • [1890?]
    • Central City drug store

    • A man dressed in a pharmacist's white coat stands on a ladder and arranges a kerosene lamp on a ledge in a Victorian drugstore in Central City, Colorado. Mortars and other lamps are also along the ledge. A sign that reads "The Pharmacy" is above...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Interiors--1950-1960.
    • [between 1952 and 1953]
    • Denver Union Station - rear platform of Pullman observation sleeper in D&RG mail line service.

    • People pose on the deck of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad observation-sleeper car at Union Station, Denver, Colorado. A Black man in porter uniform stands by.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Employment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Railroad observation...
    • June 10, 1910
    • Ashcroft

    • View into valley of Ashcroft (Castle Forks City) Pitkn County, Colorado, shows weathered wood frame buildings along a main street, with the two-story hotel with false front gable apex on edge of mining town.
    • Ashcroft (Colo.)--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View northwest of Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado; shows Gregory Street businesses and frame or log houses. Lettering reads: "Printing Office" and "Wholesale and Retail Meat Market." The Presbyterian Church and mines working the Gregory lode...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1960-1970.
    • 1864
    • Idarado 'E'

    • Miners ride on a mine tramway engine as it pushes mine ore cars in the E tunnel of the Idarado Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. They wear hard hats with miner's lights.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Idarado Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1970.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1970.;...
    • May 20, 1969
    • Jefferson County Public Library

    • Two members of the Republican "Elephant Stompers" and two members of the Jefferson County Library board pose in front of the Bonfils Stanton regional library in Lakewood, Colorado in Jefrerson County. Three of the women wear plain dresses; one...
    • Lakewood (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Libraries--Colorado--Lakewood--1960-1970.; Women--Colorado--Lakewood--1960-1970.
    • 1968


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