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    • La Jara, Colo. opera house

    • View of a large, two-story, brick opera house in La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado. The building has corbelled cornices and a gabled roof, arched windows and an arched entrance, and buttresses on the sides of the building. Shows a wooden fence...
    • La Jara (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Theaters--Colorado--La Jara--1900-1910.
    • between 1906 and 1910
    • Canon, Valley of the Conejos River, looking south from vicinity of "Lost Lakes"

    • A man wears a hat and sack suit and poses on a hillside above the Conejos River valley in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows trees, meadows, and the Conejos River in the distance.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Conejos River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Valleys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys...
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    • "Lost" Lakes, near Meigs Peak, Col.

    • Aerial view of summits and high mountain lakes, identified as "Lost Lakes" near "Meigs Peak", probably near Stunner Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows dense forest, boulders and snow above timberline in the San Juan Mountains.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1874
    • View near head of Conejos River, Col.

    • Panoramic view of tents and a camp near the Conejos River in Conejos County, Colorado. The river has islands between channels. Sagebrush and trees are nearby and the foothills of the San Juan Mountains are around the valley.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Conejos River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1874
    • Lake in Conejos Canon, Col.

    • A man stands beside a lake, probably Beaver Lake, in Conejos County, Colorado. Trees and grass are nearby in the San Juan Mountains.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1874
    • Park near head of Conejos canon, Col.

    • Panoramic view of a valley and the Conejos River in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a camp with tents, a pack horse and smoke from a fire. Trees and sagebrush are in the valley and rocky cliffs are nearby in the San Juan Mountains.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Conejos River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Valleys--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys...
    • 1874
    • Phantom Curve, Denver & Rio Grande railroad

    • A track of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway winds around Phantom Curve near the New Mexico border in Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1870-1900.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Hills--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Phantom Curve

    • View of Phantom Curve, in Conejos County, Colorado; shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge track grade and eroded volcanic formations.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Blanket

    • A Native American (Rio Grande) handspun and woven blanket found in Ortiz, New Mexico. It is a two piece blanket with a two ply warp and a double warp; the weft is one ply. The colors are natural color and indigo and commercial dyes of light red,...
    • Indian textile fabrics--North America--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1880.; Blankets--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • La Jara, Colo.

    • Men and women pose outside the frame "D.R. Smith General Merchandise, Post Office" building in La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado; some are identified: Aunt Ella, Uncle John and Mrs. Bancroft. The women wear hats with feathers, gloves, and dresses...
    • La Jara (Colo.)--1880-1890.; General stores--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1890.; Post offices--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1888?]
    • Hotel, La Jara, Colorado

    • People pose outside the frame "Commercial Hotel" in La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows false front buildings painted with signs that read: "Geo. V.B. Williams" and "Office."
    • Commercial Hotel (La Jara, Colo.)--1880-1900.; La Jara (Colo.)--1880-1900.; False fronts--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1900.; People--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1895?]
    • Anderson-Norland home, La Jara, Colo.

    • View of a Craftsman style frame and stone house identified as the Anderson-Norland home in La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado. The house has a porch supported by columns, wide dormer windows, a hipped roof, leaded glass windows, a sun room with...
    • La Jara (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Houses--Colorado--La Jara--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • La Jara, Colo., All Saints

    • Men pose in front of a gabled, log church in La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado. All Saints church has a gabled side entrance with a cross on the cornice, a shingled roof and a flared eve on one side of the building. Shows sagebrush around the...
    • La Jara (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Churches--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--La Jara--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1895?]
    • Phantom Curve, D&RG RY

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Railway tracks at a place identified as Phantom Curve near Cumbres Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a rock pinnacle. Snow covers the slope.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • "Phantom Curve" D. & R.G.R.W.

    • Panoramic, aerial view of a Denver & Rio Grande Railway Company tracks at what is identified as "phantom curve" in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows railroad grades on hillsides, patches of snow, trees and rock formations. Probably a passenger rail...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1886?]
    • Phantom Curve

    • Photograph of a drawing. Shows a Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge train near breccia rock formations at what is identified as "Phantom Curve" in Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1889?]
    • Phantom rocks

    • A man sits beside a rock formation identified as "phantom rock", a breccia rock formation in Conejos County, Colorado near Phantom Curve on the Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company line.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1889?]
    • Phantom Curve, D. & R.G. Ry.

    • A man stands and poses beside a pillar rock formation and Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company tracks on Phantom Curve in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows trees, a railroad grade, snow, and smoke above a train on the ridge in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Los Pinos Valley, looking east

    • A man sits on a rock above the valley of the Rio de los Pinos (Los Pinos River) and Denver and Rio Grande tracks in Conejos County, Colorado, or Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows a man in the door of a caboose on a rail spur, trees, rocks, the...
    • Rio de los Pinos (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; Railroad cabooses--1880-1890.; Valleys--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • First view of Chama valley

    • Two women in dresses sit on rocks near Denver and Rio Grande Railway narrow gauge tracks at Cumbres Pass probably in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows log buildings with doors and sod roofs, a log lean-to, rock formations and possibly the Rio Chama...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Phantom rocks

    • Men stand or recline beside what are identified as "phantom rocks" in Conejos County, Colorado. A passenger car is beside Denver & Rio Grande Railway Company narrow gauge tracks on a grade beside rock formations on Phantom Curve. One man wears a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1886?]
    • Phantom Curve

    • View of narrow gauge Denver and Rio Grande tracks near a breccia rock formation at what is identified as "Phantom Curve" in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows snow on the hillside next to a railroad grade.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1886?]
    • Cumbres Mountain, Pinos - Chama Divide

    • View of Cumbres mountain and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad track, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • View west from Cumbres Mountain

    • Three women pose next to Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks above a valley, probably near Cumbres Mountain, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • White Rock Point bet. Cumbres and Chama

    • View of three sod-roofed log buildings, a Denver & Rio Grande train, and a pond, Cumbres Pass, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cumbres Pass (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Phantom Curve

    • A group of men and women stand on Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks and look at rock formations near Phantom Curve, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Passengers--Colorado--Conejos County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1900?]
    • Los Pinos Valley, east from Toltec Tunnel

    • View of a valley with the Rio de los Pinos, Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks, and rock formations in Conejos County, Colorado, or Rio Arriba County, New Mexico.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Rio de los Pinos (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--1880-1890.; Rock formations--1880-1890.; Streams--1880-1890.; Valleys--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1885?]
    • Phantom Curve, D&RG Ry

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks on Phantom Curve near Cumbres Pass in Conejos County, Colorado. Shows rock pinnacle; snow covers the slope.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Conejos County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Conejos County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • W. Morgan, exchange equipment, terminal room

    • View of the terminal room in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph exchange building in Morgan (Conejos County), Colorado. A candle stick telephone sits on a desk near other switchboard equipment. Wires, circuits, and control panels line the...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Morgan (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Morgan--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Morgan--1910-1920.; Telephone...
    • 1914
    • Switchboards, old Kellogg, used at Centro, Colorado

    • View of a Kellogg switchboard used in the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company exchange in Centro (Conejos County), Colorado. The switchboard is in a mahogany wood cabinet and with forty-five plugs and cords. A circuit panel leans on the...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Centro (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Centro--1910-1920.; Telephone switchboards--Colorado--Centro--1910-1920.
    • 1911
    • Antonito

    • Cars are parked on a commercial street, probably Main Street, in Antonito (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows brick and frame commercial buildings and men on concrete sidewalks. A United States flag hangs over a filling station where a sign reads:...
    • Antonito (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Antonito--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • La Jara

    • View of La Jara (Conejos County), Colorado; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks pass the depot at Main Street. Milk cans are on the dock; cars are by storefronts and signs: "La Jara Elev 7597 Denver 266 Mi.," "Texaco Gasoline," "Cafe," "Shoe...
    • La Jara (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--La Jara--1910-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--La Jara--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Placer mining near Rich.

    • View of a placer mining site near possibly Richfield (Conejos County), Colorado; men look at a boom with pulleys and a excavated pit. A cat is by a frame shack.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1880-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Platoro Mining District

    • View of mine buildings and tailings piles in the Platoro - Gilmore Mining District (Conejos County), Colorado; pine forest covers hills in the background.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1930.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Platoro Mining District

    • Scattered log and tent structures comprise the gold mining town of Platoro in the Platoro - Gilmore Mining District (Conejos County), Colorado; shows people in front of residences and stores along the wide center street.
    • Platoro (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Log buildings--Colorado--Platoro--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Platoro--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--Platoro--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Mine in the Platoro Mining District, Colo

    • Men pose by a mine entrance in the Platoro District near Stunner (Conejos County), Colorado; one leans on an ore car. Sticks of dynamite are on the ground; tailings and a shed are up the hill.
    • Stunner (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Stunner--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Stunner--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Gilmore, the actual site of the first of the recent discoveries

    • View of Gilmore, a settlement in the Platoro District, (Conejos) County, Colorado; shows log houses, tents, a wagon, a meadow, a feed trough, pine forest, hills, and fire damaged timber.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Settlements--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Platora [sic]

    • Men pose by abandoned sheds and tailings in the Platoro District near Stunner (Conejos County), Colorado; snow and trees dot the rocks.
    • Stunner (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mine Buildings--Colorado--Stunner--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Stunner--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Platora [sic] Mining District

    • View of Platoro (Conejos County), Colorado; the settlement is in a meadow, surrounded by pine forest and hills. Men stand by felled timber.
    • Platoro (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Elevator at Romeo

    • View of a frame grain elevator with a stepped gabled roof near Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks at Romeo (Conejos County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1900-1920.; Romeo (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Grain elevators--Colorado--Romeo--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Romeo--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Assay Office, Argent M Co. Gilmore Property

    • Men pose by an abandoned log cabin identified as the Argent Mining Company Assay Office, on the Gilmore Property in the Platoro Mining District, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Log cabins--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • The Valley Queen Mine, Platoro, Colorado

    • View of the Valley Queen mine shed and headframe in Platoro (Conejos) County, Colorado; a man sits and rolls a cigarette.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Valley Queen Mine (Conejos County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Platoro Mining District

    • View of a mine entrance in the Platoro District, in (Conejos) County, Colorado; scrub trees cover slopes.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Platoro Mining District

    • View of abandoned mine or mill sheds in the Platoro District, in (Conejos) County, Colorado; jagged, rocky slopes are in the background.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Portal to Miser Miser Mine, scene of Foster - Hook strike

    • Panoramic view of Miser Mine sheds and a log cabin in the Platoro District, (Conejos) County, Colorado; men pose by debris and abandoned machinery.
    • Conejos County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miser Mine (Conejos County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Log cabins--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Conejos County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Platoro mining district

    • Men stand by rock outcroppings and mineral deposits in the Platoro District, (Conejos) County, Colorado; one man holds a cloth bag of (probably) geological samples.
    • Platoro (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Platoro mining district

    • Men stand by abandoned sheds, ore cars, a log cabin, and pipes at the Miser Mine in the Platoro District, (Conejos) County, Colorado.
    • Miser Mine (Conejos County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Platoro (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.; Log cabins--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Platoro--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Platoro mining district

    • View of Lookout Mountain from Gilmore Meadow near Stunner in the Platero Mining District (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows felled timber, pine forest, hills, and a road.
    • Lookout Mountain (Conejos County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Stunner (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Stunner--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]

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