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  • All fields: Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.
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    • Cresson Mine

    • View of the Cresson mine complex near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; cars are by ore processing buildings and tailings.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Cresson Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Ajax Mine

    • View of the Ajax Mine complex near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; shows houses, ore processing buildings, and mountain peaks.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Ajax Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • The Old Homestead one of the few buildings left  on Myers Ave.

    • Exterior view of Herman Conrow's residence, formerly the Old Homestead, 353 (or 367) Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; this prominent "parlor or sporting" house operated for nearly 20 years then became a private residence until it reopened in...
    • Conrow, Herman--Homes & haunts.; Old Homestead (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Brothels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Excavation of the former National Hotel with Cripple Creek High School in the background

    • Excavation and foundation of National Hotel with view towards Cripple Creek High School, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes a distant view of Cripple Creek High School; the three-story public school building was built in two phases, first...
    • Cripple Creek High School (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Midland Terminal Ry. 2-8-0 #59 last passenger train leaving Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • A Midland Terminal Railway train passes tailings piles and houses as it leaves Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Locomotive "59" pulls to passenger coaches. Lettering reads: "M T RY." The engine house is in the distance. Abandoned mines dot...
    • Midland Terminal Railway--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Railroads--Colorado--Cripple...
    • 1949 February 6
    • Cripple Creek house

    • View of C. E. Keesler's former residence at 117 West Street, Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The two-story Queen Anne style wooden frame house has a two-story porch, dormers, lead-paned transoms, and sidelights. A cattle guard is near the...
    • Keesler, C. E.--Homes & haunts.; Architecture, Queen Anne--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [1940]
    • Myers Ave. looking east from 2nd St.

    • View east on Myers Avenue from Second (2nd) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes barren dirt street, side view of two-story brick flat-roof commercial building (former saloon), parked automobile and snow-covered hillside.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [1947 January 20]
    • All that remains of the National Hotel, a substantial foundation, Cripple Creek

    • Remaining brick foundation of the National Hotel, Cripple Creek, Colorado; pick-up truck parked next to foundation; background view of several brick buildings with hipped or gabled roofs.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; National Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)
    • 1947 January 20
    • From Second and Myers Ave. diagonally toward the Teller Co. Court House

    • View of intersection of Second (2nd) Street and Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes dirt street, fire hydrant, telephone or utility poles, background view of swingsets, and distant view of edge of Teller County Courthouse.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Looking eastward into Poverty Gulch from tracks 100 yds. south of  depot

    • View of Poverty Gulch south from Midland Terminal Railway tracks Cripple Creek, Colorado; mine tailings, mine dumps, and surface mine buildings are on snow-covered hillside.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Looking south from Myers Ave. near Second St., Cripple Creek

    • View south from Myers Avenue near Second Street (2nd), Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes vacant lots, dirt street, and distant view of one-story gable roof residences; snow covers the ground.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Overlooking Bennett Ave. toward southwest from Imperial Hotel

    • View southwest from Imperial Hotel, across flat rooftops of two- story brick commercial buildings, towards Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; some buildings were damaged by fire in March of 1946; partial lettering of "ANCH" is painted on side...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Bennett Ave. from the Teller Co. court house to the depot

    • View of Bennett Avenue from sidewalk by Teller county courthouse (courthouse building not in view) east towards Midland Terminal Railway station, Cripple Creek, Colorado; distant view includes one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings;...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Bennett Ave., looking west from depot

    • View west of one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; automobiles are parked along street and snow is on distant hillside.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Cripple Creek from just east of Midland Terminal Rwy. station

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows brick commercial buildings, the three story brick high school with a tower, wood frame and brick houses and a church. Shows a vacant lot with the ruins of a building.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February 6
    • From Second street westward along Myers Ave., Cripple Creek

    • View westward toward barren Myers Avenue, from Second (2nd) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes fire hydrant with attached hose, dirt street, and distant view of one-story wooden frame buildings.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [January 20, 1947]
    • Looking to the north from Bennett Avenue along First Street

    • View from corner of Teller County Courthouse on Bennett Avenue north towards First (1st) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; four-door sedan is parked beside cement sidewalk; background view of rows of utility poles and one-story gable, flat-roof and...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Last Midland Terminal passenger train, Cripple Creek

    • Men, women and children dressed in heavy winter coats walk towards rear of Midland Terminal Railway passenger car, last run of February 6, 1949, Cripple Creek, Colorado; train warms up its engines at the Midland Terminal station; side rear view of...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940- 1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1949 February 6
    • Cripple Creek, the stream for which the town and district were named

    • View of Cripple Creek drainage meandering through edge of town, near Third (3rd) Street and Meyers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes hillside with snow, telegraph or utility poles, and distant view of additional residences on hillside.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streams--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • The city of Cripple Creek looking southwest from Imperial Hotel

    • View southwest of Cripple Creek, Colorado from Imperial Hotel (hotel not in view); scene includes stovepipes, telephone and utility poles, and backside of one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings; partial lettering "anch" is painted...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Main Street Cripple Creek

    • View of Main Street and Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Automobiles and pick-ups are parked on the street near commercial buildings. Men and women walk on the sidewalks. Prominent signs read: "Cripple Creek Inn", "Texaco", "Garage", and...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobiles--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941
    • Cripple Creek - business section from hill

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; shows houses and businesses.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Cripple Creek - main intersection

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; cars are parked on Bennett Street. Business signs read: "Palace Drugs," "Conoco," "Garage," "Theater - Leather Pushers - The Human Monster."
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Cripple Creek - divided street

    • View of Bennett Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; shows retaining walls, cars, stores, and signs: "Elks Club," "Light & Power," "Standard Service," and "Ford."
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • North side of Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek

    • View on Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado, shows ornate brick facades including: "The Burnside Mercantile Co.," "Piggott Block," "Axn Block(?)," "Tutt Building," and "Home Cafe."
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Cafes--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Cripple Creek, 1948

    • View of Imperial Hotel, 123 North Third (3rd) Street, north towards Saint Nicholas Hospital, on northwest corner of Eaton and 3rd Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; hotel is a single detached three-story rectangular flat roof brick building with a...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Cripple Creek, 1948

    • Street and terrace view of one and two-story brick flat roof commercial buildings along Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; 1940's automobiles are parked alongside curb; banner across street reads "Imperial Hotel Presenting, July & Aug., Old...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Overlooking the city of Cripple Creek from the railroad right of way directly south of depot

    • View of Cripple Creek, Colorado from Midland Terminal Railway standard gauge tracks; scene includes abandoned lots, backside of commercial business district and buildings on Bennett Avenue, and piles of dirt; Mount Pisgah is in horizon.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 Januuary 20

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