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  • All fields: Ashcroft (Colo.)--1940-1950.
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    • Ashcroft, Colo.

    • Deteriorating wooden buildings line one side of a two track road in Ashcroft (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    • Fick, William L.
    • [1946?]
    • Ashcroft, Colo. Remains of Hotel 1943

    • An abandoned hotel stands in a field in the midground in Ashcroft, a mining town near Castle Creek, south of Aspen in Pitkin County, Colorado. The town was originally called Chloride but its residents renamed it Ashcroft in 1882 after rich ore was...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1943?]
    • Ashcroft, Colo. Remains of Hotel 1943

    • An abandoned hotel stands in a field in the midground in Ashcroft, a mining town near Castle Creek, south of Aspen in Pitkin County, Colorado. The town was originally called Chloride but its residents renamed it Ashcroft in 1882 after rich ore was...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1943?]
    • Ashcroft 1941

    • Interior view of an abandoned hotel in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; sun comes in the window and the walls and ceiling are falling in.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft - 1941

    • View of abandoned wooden and log buildings in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; mountains are in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft - 1941

    • View of the front door of a abandoned hotel in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado, shows a bay window and ornate woodwork.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft - hotel view 1941

    • Interior view of hotel building in Ashcroft, Colorado; shows rectangular window bays with glass intact and an open door in a double wide doorway; view from room looks outside at tree covered mountainside.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft - 1941, back of Main Street

    • View of Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; shows abandoned buildings, outhouses, and mountains.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft - 1942 hotel view

    • View of an abandoned hotel in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; the two story log building has plank finish on the front and gable.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft - 1942, store interior

    • Interior view of an abandoned store in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; shows a counter, shelves, and debris.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft, Colorado

    • ball and banquet there. Tabor also reportedly bought rounds of drinks for everyone in each of the town's 13 saloons. At the time, Ashcroft was growing much faster than nearby Aspen. By 1885, it had about 3,500 residents with six hotels and 20...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1943?]
    • Ashcroft, Colorado

    • An abandoned hotel stands in a field in Ashcroft, a mining town near Castle Creek, south of Aspen in Pitkin County, Colorado. The town was originally named Chloride but its residents renamed it Ashcroft in 1882, when rich ore was discovered in the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1943?]
    • Ashcroft - looking north 1947

    • View of a small one room log cabin with a medium gable and tin chimney in a clearing in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; shows a car parked in front and Aspen trees and mountains in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft (store interior) 1942

    • Interior view of a service counter and shelving in a store in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; a counter has a rounded corner and debris litters the floor.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Ashcroft 1943, Mr. Sawyer

    • Mr. Sawyer stands in the doorway of remains of the Ashcroft post office, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado. Weathered signs above the elderly man read: "Ashcroft" and "Post Office." He wears suspenders, a wide brim hat, soiled...
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • 1943
    • Ashcroft in 1947

    • View of the remains of Main Street in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado; includes scattered dilapidated wood frame false front and front gable structures, swayback store, and Jack Leahy's house; aspen and evergreens...
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    • 1947
    • Ashcroft

    • View of the remains of Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, includes dilapidated gabled log cabins and false fronts in snow covered valley. Several aspens in foreground cast shadows on the snow.
    • Chase, Margaret, B.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Ashcroft

    • View of the south end of the remains of Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, includes dilapidated log cabins and false fronts in a snowcovered valley. Includes the old two-story hotel with a gable apex false front and...
    • Chase, Margaret, B.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Ashcroft

    • View of the remains of a hotel in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, shows dilapidated hewn log building in a clearing surrounded by aspens. Mountain peaks are in background.
    • Berko.
    • [between 1950 and 1955]
    • Ashcroft, summer 1943

    • View of the remains of a hotel in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado; shows a dilapidated hewn log building with vertical board false front, bargeboard, decorative brackets, and upper window hoods.
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • April 1991
    • Ashcroft, Summer, 1943 [graphic]

    • View of a hewn log residence, Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado; features a board and corrugated metal roof with a pipe smoke stack and a leaning ladder; metal buckets, cans, wash tub, gold pan and wooden crates on a...
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • 1943
    • Colorado, Ashcroft

    • View of the remains of Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, shows wood frame and hewn log structures in various stages of disintegration. A false front is minus many vertical boards. Aspens and evergreens are on the...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • General view of ghost town of Ashcroft

    • View south along a dirt road to remains of Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, shows dilapidated log cabins and false fronts in a board valley with snowcovered Elk Mountains in background; lower slopes are covered with...
    • Higgins, Jay.
    • May 23, 1940
    • Mercantile store at Ashcroft, Summer, 1943 [graphic]

    • Interior of a dilapidated store in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, includes sunlight streaming in through the missing roof boards above the rafters. The remains of a wood counter is in front of tall empty shelves...
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • 1943
    • Mercantile store, Ashcroft

    • Mr. Sawyer stands inside a dilapidated store in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado. The elderly man has a cigar in his mouth and looks up as sunlight streams in through the missing roof boards above the rafters. His...
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • Summer 1943
    • Old jail, famous landmark at old ghost mining town of Ashcroft

    • Exterior of the jail in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, features horizontal flush boards and a diagonal board door with heavy hinges; built into a slight slope surrounded by bare aspens.
    • Higgins, Jay.
    • May 23, 1940
    • Ashcroft - 1941 hotel view

    • View of the front, second floor facade of a hotel in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado; letters read "Hotel."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Summer 1943

    • View of the remains of a store in Ashcroft (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado; shows the dilapidated wood frame false front with a cornice, decorative brackets, swayback roof, and wood bracing. Jack Leahy's hewn log house with...
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • April 1991
    • Summer 1943

    • View north along the remains of Main Street, Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado; includes scattered dilapidated wood frame false front and front gable structures; tree covered slopes down the valley.
    • Van Nostrand, James.
    • April 1991
    • Ashcroft - 1941

    • View in Ashcroft, Pitkin County, Colorado, from inside an abandoned building; another building with a cross gable is in the clearing outside.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Elk Mountain Lodge located near Ashcroft, Colorado

    • View south over a small pond at Elk Mountain Lodge to the distant old mining camp of Ashcroft (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado; includes Elk Mountains with light snow reflected in foreground water; lodge comprised of several...
    • Grover, Charles E.
    • Summer 1948

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