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    • Snow peaks, Bull Run Mining District, Nevada

    • View of snow covered mountains with sparse trees in the Aura Mining District in the Bull Run Mountains, Elko County, Nevada. A trail in the snow traverses the hillside.
    • Bull Run Mountains (Nev.)--1870-1880.; Elko County (Nev.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Nevada--Elko County--1870-1880.; Mountains--Nevada--Elko County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1871
    • Del Norte residences

    • A man, two women, and four children stand outside of the French family home in the town of Del Norte, Colorado in Rio Grande County. Features of the L-shaped house include board-and-baten siding, a front gable, shingles, and two chimneys. A small...
    • French, J. Cary--Homes & haunts--1870-1880.; Del Norte (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Houses--Colorado--Del Norte--1870-1880.
    • 1873
    • Apache Lake, Sierra Blanca range [sic], Arizona

    • A man wears a hat, holds a rifle and stands near what is identified as Apache Lake in the White Mountains in Navajo County or Apache County (later Fort Apache Indian Reservation), Arizona. Shows steep basalt bluffs and trees on a hillside.
    • White Mountains (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1873
    • Two bits to see the papoose

    • View of the Lincoln Tomb in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield (Sangamon County), Illinois features a granite obelisk, bronze statues, a balustrade and staircase. Passengers in suits, hats and formal dresses admire North American (Shoshone) Indian...
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Tomb--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Springfield (Ill.)--1870-1880.; Cradleboards--1870-1880.; Mothers & children--1870-1880.; Spectators--1870-1880.; Tombs & sepulchral...
    • 1874 October 24
    • Title page of the Wheeler album

    • Title page from the Wheeler album reads: "Photographs showing landscapes, geological and other features, of portions of the western territory of the United States. Obtained in connection with Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys...
    • Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1876
    • Corral in Canon City, Colorado

    • A corral on Main Street in Canon City, Colorado, holds men, horses (some blanketed), and covered and uncovered Texas wagons. A hewn log cabin has a sign over the door: "Camp House;" men pose in front. Snow covered scene features the first...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Corrals--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.; Log cabins--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.
    • 1878
    • Colorado, the late Ute outbreak and massacre at the White River Agency

    • View of log and frame buildings near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows people and horses near the residence of Chief Ouray, North American Indian (Tabequache Ute) chief. Bust portraits show Ute "Joe"(probably scout Joseph Rankin), with a...
    • Indian scouts--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1870-1880.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Generals--1870-1880.;...
    • 1879 December 6
    • The Gold Medal Mine, Bird's-Eye Gulch, Leadville, Colorado

    • View of a boarding house and a stamp mill building at a mine identified as the Gold Medal Mine near Leadville in Lake County, Colorado. Shows buildings, a creek and a road in Birdseye Gulch. Switchbacks, tunnels and probably a tramway are on...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mosquito Range (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Lake County--1870-1880.
    • 1879 October 13
    • Bag

    • Shows a buckskin bag of the Native American (Northern Plains). The bag features red, yellow, blue and white beadwork in stripes and lazy stitches.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Toy cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard that features multicolor decorative beadwork designs.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Cradleboards--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin bag that features ochre and yellow fringe, a flap, lazy stitch and red, blue and white beadwork in striped designs.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin bag. It features ochre and yellow colored buckskin, fringe on the bottom and red, black, pink, buff and white beadwork in triangle and stripe designs.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Circus Parade

    • A circus parade on "F" Street in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, features an ornate circus wagon and elephants wearing howdahs. Spectators line the sidewalks; ornate brick business buildings have awnings and signs: "T. B. Hays wholesale and...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Circus parades--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Elephants--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) cloth pouch, possibly made of buckskin. The pouch features lazy stitching and decorative pink, blue and white beadwork in geometric designs. Yellow and ochre fringe is sewn on all sides of the pouch
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Pouches--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Miniature cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) miniature cradleboard with a doll inside of it made by Chipeta. The cradleboard is decorated with multi-colored beads and thread, and buckskin fringe on the bottom. The doll has black cotton thread hair and painted...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Cradleboards--1880-1890.; Dolls--1880-1890.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • 1880
    • Taken at Gunnison Court House

    • Posing on the entry steps of Gunnison County Courthouse, shortly after construction, Gunnison, Colorado, are (front row left to right): Annie Haigler (later Mrs. Alonzo Hartman), Charlie Harper, Louise Haigler (later Mrs. George Williams), Sidney...
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Courthouses--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Jails--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Clow house

    • View of the Clow (Clough) family and residence on Lincoln Street in Denver, Colorado. The house features jigsaw work and a covered porch. Men, women, girls, boys, and a baby pose with a dog by a fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Clough family.
    • 1882
    • Presbyterian church

    • Facade view of the Presbyterian Church, Del Norte, Colorado features gothic detailing with arched windows and doorway, side steeple with louvered belltower and tall pointed top and finial.
    • Del Norte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Del Norte--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • La Junta's Harvey House in pioneer days

    • Guests, employees, and some of the citizens of the town of La Junta, Colorado, pose on the steps of the Harvey House in Otero County. Railroad tracks pass next to the building, and a handcart is in the foreground. Architectural features of the...
    • La Junta (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--La Junta--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Delmonico Restaurant

    • Interior view of Lake City's Delmonico Restaurant, Colorado, nameded after the elegant New York restraurant. Shows two men in jackets, ties and hats in center, tables full of seated customers, and two waiters in long aprons and jackets. Features:...
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Restaurants--Colorado--Lake City--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Joe Block's meat market, Crested Butte, Colo.

    • Joseph Block wears a white apron and poses in front of his store on the boardwalk with Edward Block, Vic Anderson, Bill Carroll, Mike Connors, a group of children and a dog, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado. The building features a false...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Block, Joseph H.
    • 1885
    • Wawona Station, Cal.

    • View of the Wawona Hotel in Yosemite National Park, California; features covered porch balconies.
    • Wawona Hotel--1880-1890.; Wawona (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--California--Yosemite National Park--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • School house, Crested Butte, Colo.

    • Several children play in the snow in front of the old Rock Schoolhouse, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado. Built in 1883 out of fieldstone, it was the first permanent school in town and operated until 1911, when a larger brick schoolhouse...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; School children--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Residence of Geo. W. Kramer 2445 California St. Denver, Colo

    • View of the George W. Kramer home at 2445 California Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a mansard roof, terrace, and covered porch. Women pose with a boy and a dog.
    • Kramer, George W.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1888 March 8
    • Camp Modoc, Indian Territory

    • Group portrait of Native American (Modoc or Ottawa) young women and children with missionaries at the Quapaw Mission, Indian Territory (Oklahoma). In the top row stands four white women, and a white man, possibly A. C. Tuttle, who holds a small...
    • Indians of North America--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Missionaries--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; School children--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Tuttle, A. C.
    • 1888 or 1890 March 6
    • Mt San Rafael Hospital 1888

    • Exterior view of the San Rafael Hospital in Trinidad, Colorado. This three story rusticated stone building has a hipped gable roof and features a central wing with an arcaded porch topped by a balustraded terrace, and two end wings. The wing in the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hospitals--Colorado--Trinidad--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Chemistry class

    • Chalkboards on interior walls of classroom at the University of Colorado at Boulder have the periodic table of the elements and formulae drawn on them. A workbench has alembics, bottles, and retorts on it. Part of the bench features a glass...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Classrooms--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; Interiors.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; University of Colorado (Boulder Campus)
    • 1889
    • 1433 Creede

    • Pedestrians and horse drawn wagons proceed down the bustling street in the town of Creede, Colorado in Mineral County. Architectural features include one and two-story, wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts with flat roofs, gables,...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • United Presbyterian Church

    • Photoprint of a drawing of the United Presbyterian Church in Greeley, Colorado in Weld County. Located on Eighth Street, architectural features of the L-shaped, masonry church include two gables, circular windows, a steeple with dormer windows,...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Greeley--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Gunnison

    • Men and women pose in front of a two-story business on Main Street, Gunnison, Colorado. The building features an arched apex, bracketed cornice, window hoods, central upper bay window and large storefront windows. A woman holds a baby in a...
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Gunnison--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Gunnison--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Joe Block in front of his meat market, Crested Butte, Colo.

    • Townspeople pose in doorways along a false front commercial block, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado. Joseph Block wears a white apron and sits in front of his meat market. The long building features four storefronts with large pane windows...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.; Facades--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Spoon

    • Shows a cow horn spoon made by Native American Sioux. The spoon was found in Wounded Knee, South Dakota. It features multicolored beadwork on the handle, red and white quill and rawhide fringe on the end of the handle.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Spoons--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Grandmother's home Lincoln Avenue in South Denver

    • View of the Clow (Clough) family and house on Lincoln Street in Denver, Colorado. The house features jigsaw work and a covered porch. Men, women, girls, boys, and a baby pose with a dog by a fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Clough family.
    • 1890 Spring
    • Report of Henry A. Buchtel Pastor Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Denver, Colorado

    • This is a report submitted to the Quarterly Conference at the close of Henry A. Buchtel's term as pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church. During his tenor the church raised money to build a new building at 1820 Broadway in Denver, Colo. The...
    • Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 30
    • Telluride Hose Team No.1 The Champion, 100 yards, wet test, in southwestern Colorado, July 3"...

    • Telluride Hose Team Number 1 on July 3, 1892, on Colorado Avenue in front of First National Bank, Telluride, Colorado, in annual race competition against Delta, Ouray, Rico and Grand Junction down one block length, that included unreeling two...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire-fighters--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.; Racing--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Formerly "Jimtown," now Creede, Colo.

    • Pedestrians walk along unpaved Main Street in Creede, Colorado (Jimtown/Upper Creede), in Mineral County. Horse drawn carts wait at the side of the street. Architectural features of the commercial storefronts include cornices, bay windows,...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Residence of D. H. Mackey

    • A man sits on the railing with an American flag on the second- story balcony of the Mackey home, Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado. The residence features front and side gables, fish-scale and clapboard siding, covered porch, yard enclosed with...
    • Mackey, D. H.--Homes & haunts.; Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Residence of H. O. Charles

    • A group poses outside the H. O. Charles residence, Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado; some sit on front steps, others on a rock, a girl stands next to a goat cart carrying a boy. The frame house features a front gable, clapboard and shingle...
    • Charles, H. O.--Homes & haunts.; Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • City Hall after explosion

    • View of destruction caused by a dynamite blast used to create a fire break during the 1893 fire in central business district, Elk Avenue, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado; shows a large hole in the side of the old City Hall; building...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1890-1900.; City & town halls--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Crested Butte--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Pueblo Mineral Palace Silver Queen

    • Display of the Aspen Silver Queen in Pueblo, Colorado, features a crowned female form holding a sceptre in a wheeled, canopied boat, with an antlered deer head at the prow. Cherubs, frilly lamps, columns, and rocks in display cases complete the...
    • Mineral industries--Exhibitions--Colorado--Pueblo--1890- 1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mineral Palace (Pueblo, Colo.)
    • 1893

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