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    • Samuel Dewel (Duel) Journal

    • Diary of Samuel Dewel (Duel) served in the Civil War in Company A, 32nd Regiment of the Ohio Volunteers. He served from July 12, 1861 to August 19, 1862. He was honorably discharged for medical reasons. This journal covers the soldiers daily...
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    • 1861
    • Letter to Samuel L Dewel (Duel) from A. Hosterman

    • Samuel Dewel (Duel) served in the Civil War in Company A, 32nd Regiment of the Ohio Volunteers. He served from July 12, 1861 to August 19, 1862. He was honorably discharged for medical reasons. Friend A Hosterman wrote this letter to Dewel prior...
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    • 1862 June 29
    • Letter to Samuel Dewel

    • Samuel Dewel (Duel) served in the Civil War in Company A, 32nd Regiment of the Ohio Volunteers. He served from July 12, 1861 to August 19, 1862. He was honorably discharged for medical reasons. Letter written to Dewel by an unknown soldier...
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    • 1862 May 7
    • Diary of Margaret Patten Gray Evans

    • Margaret Evans, the wife of John Evans describes her daily life in 1863. The diary also includes doodles, children's drawings and an accounting ledger.
    • Governors--Colorado.; Governors' spouses--Colorado.
    • 1863
    • Julia

    • Studio portrait of possibly the aunt of David Halliday Moffat, Jr. and sister of David Halliday Moffat, Sr. She wears a short-sleeve, ribbon-trimmed, print dress with a ribbon bow attached to the collar, a belt, a ring and a net on her hair. Her...
    • Women--1860-1870.
    • 1863 August 15
    • Denver

    • View of 15th (Fifteenth) and Arapahoe Streets in Denver, Colorado. Brick and wood frame houses line the residential streets.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • The Union Pacific Railway: Salt Lake City, Utah

    • Aerial view of Salt Lake City, Utah. shows houses, streets, people, and the dome of the Mormon Tabernacle. The Wasatch Mountains are in the distance.
    • Salt Lake City (Utah)--1860-1870.; Wasatch Range (Utah and Idaho)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Utah--Salt Lake City--1860-1870.
    • 1869 August 7
    • The store of the trading post

    • Native Americans line up at the counter of a trading post as two white men attend to their needs.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Trading posts--1860-1870.
    • 1870?
    • Women water-carriers

    • Native American women standing on a stream bank collect water. They use travois' attached to dogs to transport the full pots to their village in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Water carriers--1860-1870.
    • 1870?
    • Indian lovers

    • A Native American men outside a tepee on a moonlit night, one man sits on the ground playing a drum, the other leans against a tree and plays a flute.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Flutes--1860-1870.
    • 1870?
    • [Receipt]

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    • Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Water supply--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Denver Artesian Company.; Denver (Colo.) 1871.
    • 1871
    • Buffalo bulls protecting a herd from wolves

    • American buffalo bulls face a pack of wolves on a prairie. A wolf has been tossed in the air by a bull. Another wolf lies dead beside a buffalo. Shows mountains and the buffalo herd in the distance.
    • Animal attacks--1870-1880.; Animal behavior--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Wolves--1870-1880.
    • 1871 August 5
    • Manual of the First Presbyterian Church of Denver, Colorado.

    • Book produced by the First Central Presbyterian Church, later known as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado. Contained in the book is a partial list of members, a brief historical sketch of the church, and the Articles of Faith in...
    • First Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)--Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1873 December 22
    • Manitou House, Colorado Springs

    • Interior view of the Manitou House Hotel office, in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; decor includes taxidermy mounted squirrels, a lynx, a beaver, birds, a rabbit, and deer. A Regulator clock, rifles, pistols, a safe, and a kerosene lamp...
    • Manitou House Hotel (Manitou Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hotel front desk personnel--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1880.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1880.; Interiors--Colorado--Manitou...
    • 1874 August 31
    • Denver Tramway, Denver and Swansea street car dummy engine "Governor Gilpin:

    • Photograph of the Denver Tramway street car for the Denver and Swansea line. The words "Gov. (Governor) Gilpin" are written on the sides. It was created as a test engine for a special day trip created by the Denver and South Park Railroads to...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.); Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • 1874 June
    • The great solar eclipse

    • Image on Harper's weekly title page shows a total solar eclipse in the sky. Men and women stand on a mountain pass, probably Argentine Pass in Clear Creek County or Summit County, Colorado, and point or look up at the eclipse.
    • Argentine Pass (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Eclipses--Colorado--1870-1880.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1870-1880.; Spectators--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1878 August 24
    • Details of standard box car.

    • Exhibit held June 14 through August 31, 2013 at the Denver Public Library, Central Branch.
    • Railroads--Pictorial works.
    • 1881
    • Ophir, Colorado

    • View of a street in the town of Ophir (San Miguel County), Colorado. Businesses on the road include a "Billiard Hall," and "Saloon."
    • Ophir (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Billiard parlors--Colorado--Ophir--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Ophir--1880-1890.
    • 1883 August 21
    • [System map in timetable]

    • Exhibit held June 14 through August 31, 2013 at the Denver Public Library, Central Branch.
    • Railroads--Pictorial works.
    • 1884
    • The old Watson Store, Oldland and Co.

    • Men pose along boardwalk in front of two false front businesses, one with sign: T. B. Watson; Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Meeker--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • Gilpin County Tramway, carried ore from mines to mill in Black Hawk

    • A man and a boy, railroad employees, pose beside Gilpin Tramway locomotive number 181 and a flatbed car loaded with railroad ties in probably Chase Gulch near Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. An inscription on the engine reads "Gilpin."
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Black Hawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Black Hawk--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Black Hawk--1880-1890.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Black Hawk--1880-1890.
    • 1887 Aug
    • The Flood, Black Hawk

    • View is west on Gregory Street, Black Hawk, Colorado, of flood waters as they descend to North Clear Creek. On left are two shops used as barbers, ice cream stores, confectionaries and antique shops. Second floors of these buildings were...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • 1887 August 12
    • Ute warriors, Uintah Reservation, Utah

    • Native American Utes, including warriors, a Chief and a boy pose with possibly Agent Lafayette Head and Col. Berr, Uintah Reservation, Utah, next to an earth and log structure. The Utes clothing includes hair pipe breastplates and chokers and skin...
    • Indians of North America--Children--Utah--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Structures--Utah--1880-1890.; Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation (Utah)--1880-1890.; Indian agents--Utah--1880-1890.; Tribal chiefs--Utah--1880-1890.; Berr, Colonel.; Head,...
    • 1887 August 20
    • Montrose and Ouray Stage last trip

    • Men pose on and near the Montrose and Ouray horse-drawn stagecoach before its last trip, Montrose (Gunnison County), Colorado. A sign on a nearby building reads: "Denver & Rio Grande Railway Express."
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Transportation--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1887 August 23
    • Trinity Methodist Church

    • Architectural drawing of Trinity Methodist Church on 18th (Eighteenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Methodist churches--1880-1890.; Trinity Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1887 August 3
    • Trinity Methodist Church

    • Architectural drawing of window details for Trinity Methodist Church at Broadway and 18th (Eighteeenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Methodist churches--1880-1890.; Trinity Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1887 August 3
    • 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...
    • Messenger Publishing and Printing (Montrose, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose Messenger (Montrose, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Newspapers--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1888 August 22
    • State School of Mines executive building

    • Architectural drawing shows longitudinal section of the State School of Mines Executive Building in Golden, Colorado.
    • Schools--1880-1890.; Colorado School of Mines--1880-1890.
    • 1889 August 24
    • An ascent of Pike's Peak

    • Views of men and women hikers on Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. The men wear suits and derby hats, and the women wear full skirts or dresses, wide-brimmed hats, and pose with walking sticks. Shows snow beside the road, a view from what is...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hiking--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Signal stations--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--El...
    • 1890 August 23
    • Equitable Building construction

    • Workmen work at the Equitable Building construction site on 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in Denver, Colorado. Horse-drawn wagons haul materials at the site. The Masonic Temple and the 1st (First) Congregational Church are in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver Equitable Building Company--1890-1900.
    • 1890, August 9
    • Horace Swartley Poley, Margaret Ferguson Poley and Sue J. Frey

    • Women and a man sit and pose on a rope hammock. Margaret Ferguson Poley wears a pince-nez, a skirt, a printed blouse under a striped fitted jacket with puffed sleeves and lapels, and a scarf or tie around the collar. Sue J. Fr[e?]y wears wire...
    • Hammocks--Colorado--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spouses--Colorado--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--1890-1900.; Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley); Poley, Margaret Ferguson.
    • 1890?

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