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    • Ezra Meeker, Council Bluffs 1852-1912

    • Ezra Meeker, an elderly man, stands beside a team of yoked oxen and a covered wagon on a brick or cobblestone street in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. He has a beard and wears a pince nez, a wide brimmed hat, and a tweed suit with a...
    • Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Men--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1910-1920.; Covered wagons--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1910-1920.; Men--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1910-1920.; Ox teams--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1910-1920.; Pioneers--Iowa--Council...
    • 1912
    • Council Bluffs, Iowa, C. & N.W. Ry. Ticket Office

    • View of the entrance to the ticket office of Chicago and North Western Railway Company and Union Pacific Railroad in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. The four-story brick building is on a corner and has a turret with metal Sullivanesque...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • City of Pine Bluffs, Wyoming Terr.

    • View of a canvas tent and log buildings in Pine Bluffs (Laramie County), Wyoming. A painted sign that reads "Bakery, Saloon" is beside wooden barrels in front of the tent. A log "Grocery Store" building has a grass roof, a stone chimney, and a...
    • Pine Bluffs (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Log buildings--Wyoming--Pine Bluffs--1860-1870.; Mercantile facilities--Wyoming--Pine Bluffs--1860-1870.; Tents--Wyoming--Pine Bluffs--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Council Bluffs, Chicago & North Western Ry. station

    • View of trains at the Chicago and North Western Railway Company railroad station in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. A sign on the building reads: "Chicago & Northwestern Freight Depot." Shows a U.S. flag on a flagpole.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Flagpoles--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Council Bluffs, Iowa, C. & N.W. Ry. tic[ket office]

    • Close-up view of a corner entrance to the ticket office for Chicago and North Western Railway Company and Union Pacific Railroad in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. The brick building has a turret with metal Sullivanesque geometric...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Ticket offices--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Kanesville crossing of the Missouri

    • Mormon emigrants in covered wagons and Conestoga wagons crowd the Mormon Trail at the Kanesville Crossing on the Missouri River at Kanesville (later Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County), Iowa. Men drive cattle and ride horseback towards the river....
    • Mormons--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1840-1860.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1840-1860.; Missouri River--1840-1860.; Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail--1840-1860.; Covered wagons--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1840-1860.; Ferries--Iowa--Council...
    • [between 1930 and 1938?]
    • Council Bluffs, Chicago & North-Western Railway station, interior

    • Interior view of what is identified as the Chicago & North Western Railway Company station in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. Men wear suits and ties and are behind a wood and marble counter near a ticket case. A man wears a scarf or...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--Facilities--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Counters--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.; Interiors--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Bluffs along the Lyons branch, Clinton, Iowa

    • View of Chicago & North Western Railway Company double tracks and a rock bluff between Clinton and Lyons (Clinton County), Iowa. Trees are on top of bluffs and beside telegraph poles.
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Clinton County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Iowa--Clinton County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Iowa--Clinton County--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Council Bluffs, Chicago & North Western Ry. station

    • Men stand by a horse-drawn wagon near the Chicago and North Western Railway Company station in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. Shows a train on tracks near a sign that reads: "No Thoroughfare. Dangerous."
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.; Railroads--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • The bluffs of Green River

    • A man crouches near the Green River in Wyoming or Utah. Shows bluffs in the distance.
    • Green River (Wyo-Utah.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--1890-1900.; Rivers--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The Bluffs of Green River, U.P.R.Y.

    • A man crouches near the Green River in Wyoming or Utah. Shows bluffs in the distance.
    • Green River (Wyo-Utah.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--1890-1900.; Rivers--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Council Bluffs, Chicago & North-Western Railway station, carriage side

    • View of the Chicago & North Western Railway Company depot in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. The depot has corbiestep brick work, circular or Queen Anne arched windows, a hip roof, a stone foundation, and a porch. A polygonal turret...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Palisades of Cedar River, Ia

    • A man wears a derby hat and holds oars in a rowboat on the Cedar River at Palisades-Kepler State Park (Linn County), Iowa. Steep rock bluffs are at the edge of the river. Trees are on top of bluffs and in the distance.
    • Cedar River (Minn. and Iowa)--1890-1900.; Linn County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Palisades-Kepler State Park (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Iowa--Linn County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Iowa--Linn County--1890-1900.; Rowboats--Iowa--Linn County--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Descendants of 
Fernan Lainez and Jimena Nunez de Castro

    • Detailed description of the descendants of New Mexico pioneering family Fernan Lainez and Jimena Nunez de Castro.
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Spaniards--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; New Mexico--Genealogy.
    • 2002 April
    • Pikes Peak from Austins Bluffs

    • View of Pikes Peak from Austin Bluffs, El Paso County, Colorado. A pine tree is in the foreground.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pines--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Pike's Peak from Austins [sic] Bluffs

    • View of Pikes Peak from Austin Bluffs in El Paso County, Colorado. Light snow covers the mountains.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Pike's Peak

    • View of foothills and snow on Pikes Peak Austin Bluffs in El Paso County, Colorado. Trees and an eroded wash are on a hillside. A house is in a meadow beside possibly a windmill.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Pike's Peak, Col.

    • View of Pikes Peak from Austin Bluffs, El Paso County, Colorado. Shows a gulch and creek. A frame farmhouse is in the distance.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Pike's Peak

    • View of Pikes Peak from Austin Bluffs in El Paso County, Colorado. A house is in the distance.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Denver from the bluffs

    • View of Denver, Colorado from bluffs west of town. Shows residences, the first Union Station, passenger and freight trains, the Walker Castle, smokestacks, viaducts, and commercial buildings downtown.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1900]
    • Pikes Peak from Austen's [sic] Bluff

    • View of Pikes Peak and Austin Bluffs in El Paso County, Colorado. A man sits atop the cliff.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Bluffs of Green River

    • View of the Green River in Wyoming or Utah. Shows bluffs and cliffs.
    • Green River (Wyo-Utah.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--1890-1900.; Rivers--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894?]
    • Green River bluffs

    • View of rock formations identified as Green River Bluffs in Wyoming. The Green River is nearby.
    • Green River (Wyo-Utah)--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Green River bluffs

    • View of Green River in Utah; shows cliffs and bluffs.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1890-1910.; Cliffs--Utah--1890-1910.; Rivers--Utah--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Pike's Peak from Austin's bluff

    • View of Pike's Peak and the Monument Creek valley from Austin Bluffs in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Austin Bluffs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1800 and 1900?]
    • Palisades of Cedar River bluffs near hotel

    • View of steep rock bluffs and trees above the Cedar River at Palisades-Kepler State Park (Linn County), Iowa. A rowboat with oars is on the shore of a towhead.
    • Cedar River (Minn. and Iowa)--1890-1900.; Linn County (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Palisades-Kepler State Park (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Iowa--Linn County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Iowa--Linn County--1890-1900.; Rowboats--Iowa--Linn County--1890-1900.
    • [1898]
    • Summerhouse at Iron Springs

    • Exterior view of the original 'Summerhouse' at Ute Iron Spring, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northeast. This shingle-roofed pavilion with latticed balustrade and wooden arches between the piers shelters the Ute Iron Spring. Brush and rocks...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Springs--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • Placer mining Alma Colo

    • Gold miners pose at a hydraulic mine in Alma, Park County, Colorado; bluffs in the background have erosion and falling water. A jet of water issues from a "monitor" nozzle; a flume is in the foreground.
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Flumes--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Park...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 1877, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end; stored. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, August 2, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1937
    • Summerhouse at Iron Springs

    • Exterior view of the original 'Summerhouse' at Ute Iron Spring, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking east. This shingle roofed pavilion with latticed balustrade and wooden arches between the piers shelters the Ute Iron Spring. Silhouettes of...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Springs--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • Briarhurst Mansion

    • Exterior view of Briarhurst Mansion, in Manitou Springs, Colorado. Rebuilt in 1888 after a fire, this Tudor style two-story residence features gables, circular bays, carved lintels, ornamented stone chimneys and roofcrests, jigsaw work in the...
    • Bell, William Abraham--Homes & haunts.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Houses--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1980-1990.
    • [between 1980 and 1990?]
    • CNW train, engine number 1586, engine type 4-6-2

    • The North American; 6 cars. Photographed: near Council Bluffs, Iowa, August 2, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1937
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 2912, engine type 4-6-2

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, September 28, 1935.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1935.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1935
    • Railroad pier - looking toward Goat Island and San Francisco

    • View of Central Pacific Railroad track and a pier in Oakland (Alameda County), California; Goat Island (Yerba Buena Island) is in the distance.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Oakland (Calif.)--1860-1890.; Oakland Outer Harbor (Calif.)--1860-1890.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1860-1890.; Yerba Buena Island (Calif.)--1860-1890.; Bays (Bodies of...
    • [between 1860 and 1885?]
    • Manitou Springs

    • Exterior view of the Ute Iron Spring Chateau in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. The octagonal pavilion with its latticework and projecting bays, its hipped gable roof and widow's walk has its dagged canvas awning partly retracted and...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Springs--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1900.; Ute Iron Spring Chateau (Manitou Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1887 and 1891?]
    • Forbes

    • View of Forbes (Las Animas County) Colorado, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I; shows a water trough, wagons, mining ore processing sheds, ore cars, machinery, and sandstone bluffs.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo. 1913-1914.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Carts &...
    • [1914?]
    • CNW train, engine number 1583, engine type 4-6-2

    • The Nightingale; 10 cars. Photographed: near Council Bluffs, Iowa, August 2, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1937
    • Twin Shoshone [sic] Falls

    • View of Twin Falls, a waterfall on the Snake River, in Jerome County, Idaho. Eroded rock bluffs are in the distance.
    • Jerome County (Idaho)--1880-1900.; Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1880-1900.; Twin Falls (Jerome County, Idaho)--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Idaho--Jerome County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Idaho--Jerome County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Cliff House and Soda Spring

    • View of the Cliff House Hotel and Soda Spring Pavilion in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northeast. The Cliff House, a four story frame and stone structure with hipped, gabled roof, dormers, open porches, balustraded balconies, towers and...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Springs--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Cliff House (Manitou Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • The Manitou

    • Exterior view of the Manitou House, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northeast. This three-story gable roof structure with dormers and wrap around porches was remodelled in the shingle style around 1896. A waist high rusticated stone...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Manitou House Hotel (Manitou Springs, Colo.)
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 1763, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; stored. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, August 28, 1933.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1933.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1933
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 2459, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, May 18, 1925.
    • Locomotives--1920-1930.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1925.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1925
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 3019, engine type 4-8-4

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, August 28, 1933.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1933.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1933
    • CMStP&P locomotive, engine number 8256, engine type 2-8-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Ia., May 29, 1938.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1938.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1938
    • Denver Tramway trolley car, number 830, type ELECTRIC

    • Route 83. Photographed: Bluffs, Colo., May 30, 1950.
    • Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1950.; Trolley cars--1950-1960.; Street railroads--Colorado--Bluffs.; Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1950
    • Durango, Colorado

    • View over Durango, La Plata County, Colorado, shows residences, churches, businesses, courthouse, and the San Juan Smelting and Mining Company smoke stacks. Bluffs surround the town.
    • Durango (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Durango--1870-1880.
    • [between 1873 or 1880]
    • CNW locomotive, engine number 1650, engine type 4-6-2

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, September 28, 1935.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1935.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • 1935
    • IC locomotive, engine number 972, engine type 2-8-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end. Photographed: Council Bluffs, Iowa, August 2, 1937.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1937.; Railroad locomotives--Iowa--Council Bluffs.; Illinois Central Railroad Company.
    • 1937
    • Road camp

    • Inmates of the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, pose in front of white canvas tents at their road building camp. Cylinders or pipe sections are lined up on the hill behind them, and in the background are trees, rocks and bluffs.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1920.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1916

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