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    • Aetna Mine, Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colorado

    • View of the Aetna Mine on Carbonate Hill in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows a shafthouse, a mill, mine buildings and a tipple. Mines and Leadville are in the distance. Snow covered Mount Elbert and Mount Massive are across the valley.
    • Aetna Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Elbert, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Massive, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mills.; Mine buildings.; Mining.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Molly at age 21 (left) son Larry and sister Ellen Tobin

    • Studio portrait of Margaret "Molly" Tobin Brown, her son, Lawrence Palmer Brown, and her sister, Catherine Ellen "Hellen" Brown Benziger in Leadville, Colorado.
    • Benziger, Catherine Ellen.; Brown, Lawrence P.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Boys--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Families--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.;...
    • 1889
    • In the silver region, Colorado, U.S.A.

    • Scenes in Colorado show miners, frame commercial buildings in mining towns, log mine buildings, a Colorado Central Railroad train beside Clear Creek, and mountains.
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Cities &...
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    • Leadville

    • This view from Chicken Hill, northwest across Leadville, Colorado, shows a town filled with wood frame residences, barns, sheds, mining operations and brick commercial and public structures. Landmarks include the Church of the Annunciation, and the...
    • Church of the Annunciation (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • North Leadville

    • This view of north Leadville, Colorado, includes mine tailings, a telegraph or telephone pole and tree stumps in the foreground. Sheds, barns, lean-tos, tents, log cabins, residences and timber fences are in the middleground. Landmark buildings...
    • Church of the Annunciation (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [1885]
    • Clarendon Hotel, Leadville

    • The three-story Clarendon Hotel and the two-story brick building next door at 300 Harrison Avenue comprise this view of Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The Clarendon has a bracketed cornice, awnings, storefront windows, and signs for the...
    • Clarendon Hotel (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.; Tabor Opera House--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • 1881
    • Claredon Hotel, Leadville

    • Exterior view of the three-story Clarendon Hotel and the two- story brick building next door at 300 Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado. The Clarendon features clapboard siding, bracketed cornice, striped awnings, first-floor storefronts with...
    • Clarendon Hotel (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Colorado and Southern Railway.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [1881]
    • Meal time, Rocky Mountain Rifles

    • A group of the Rocky Mountain Rifles, Leadville Division of the Colorado National Guard, pose in a camp during meal time in Colorado. Most of the men wear various types of uniforms, boots and different types of hats, including flat military caps...
    • Colorado. National Guard. Leadville Division--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1887]
    • Troop of soldiers, mostly from Leadville, known as the Rocky Mountain Rifles, and other volunteers

    • A troop of soldiers on horses form a long line in front of a bluff. In 1885 or 1886, these men, mostly from Leadville and known as the Rocky Mountain Rifles, and other volunteers were headed by Genl. F.M. Reardon and Capt. Christopher Caffrey and...
    • Colorado. National Guard. Leadville Division--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Soldiers--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1887]
    • Howard C. Chapin

    • Studio portrait of Howard C. Chapin, grocer, partner with Dennison in Chapin & Dennison Grocers, and owner of the Barton House (hotel), in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Later proprietor of the Clarendon and Grand Hotels in Leadville...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1870-1920.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business people.; Grocers.; Older people.; Chapin, Howard C., d. 1917.; Hotelkeepers.
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    • Leadville, Colo.

    • View of houses in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado from the Stevens and Leiter irrigation ditch near a frame two-story house on 8th (Eighth) Avenue in Leadville.
    • Ditches--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Irrigation canals & flumes--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1880?]
    • July 4th 1884, G.A.R. & P.S.O.A.

    • At the July 4th, 1884, parade down Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, small groups of spectators line the street of the business district as long lines of marching units with flags file by. The scene includes carriages, wagons, businesses in...
    • Fourth of July.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1884]
    • Hanging of Gilbert and Rosengrants at Leadville

    • View of an execution in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado; shows a gallows, crowds of spectators, wagons and buggies.
    • Gallows--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hangings--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Knights of Pythias

    • Knights of Pythias, Leadville Lodge, No. 1, pose in Aspen, Colorado. The Grand Lodge of the Grand Jurisdiction of Colorado was organized in 1879. Members in full uniform including dark jackets, trousers, epaulets, striped belts, white gloves and...
    • Knights of Pythias. Leadville Lodge No. 1 (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Views in Leadville, Colorado

    • Summer and winter scenes in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado, show frame houses and a busy commercial district. Men and women in formal dress are beside a ditch on Capitol Hill and on row boats on Evergreen Lake. Men sit on a hillside above Fryer...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
    • 1882 March 22
    • Built by Thos. Kemp Proprietor

    • Reproduction of pencil rendering; shows Grand Central Theatre, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, a three-story building with a bracketed cornice and balconies.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Residence of John McCombe, Leadville, Colo.

    • Reproduction of a pencil drawing; shows home of John McCombe, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with bargeboard and a bay window. Women on the porch watch a man in a buggy.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • View of part of Harrison Avenue, Leadville

    • Reproduction of ink rendering; shows Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with pedestrians, traffic, and signs: "Billiards," "Clarendon Hall," "Printing," and "Bakery."
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • View on Fryer Hill, Leadville

    • Reproduction of ink rendering; shows Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with houses, mining facilities, clotheslines, and outhouses.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • Spring 1880
    • Outfitting for the mountains

    • Reproduction of ink rendering; shows miners in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with a saw and pack burro.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Portrait of a man, Leadville, Colorado

    • Studio portrait, taken in Leadville, Colorado, of the head and shoulders of a man who wears a wool coat and vest with a collar and a ribbon tie. He has a goatee and mustache.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Portrait of a man, Leadville, Colorado

    • A man stands in a three-quarter studio portrait, taken in Leadville, Colorado. He wears a sack jacket buttoned only at the top button, a vest with a watch chain and a narrow ribbon bow tie. His hair is neatly side parted and slicked back. His...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1881]
    • Leadville, Colorado

    • Reproduction of pencil rendering; shows Harrison Avenue businesses, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with signs: "Paps Theatre," "M. Mankuss," "Cheap Joe's Clothing House," "Ben Loebs Conc. Hall," "O. T. Gates Manager," "Second Hand Store."
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • Portrait of a man, Leadville, Colorado

    • Standing three-quarter studio portrait of a man in Leadville, Colorado. The man wears a sack jacket buttoned only at the top button, over a vest with a narrow ribbon bow tie. His hair is neatly parted on the side, and is slicked down. He has a long...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1881]
    • Portrait of a man, Leadville, Colorado

    • Three-quarter standing studio portrait of a man, taken in Leadville, Colorado. The man wears a wool coat with the top button fastened, a vest with collar, a ribbon tie, and has a mustache. His right arm rests on a pedestal covered in ivy. A tree is...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Portrait of a man, Leadville, Colorado

    • Standing three-quarter studio portrait of a man in Leadville, Colorado. The man wears a sack jacket, buttoned only at the top button, over a vest with a narrow ribbon bow tie. His right arm rests on a prop with a fringed blanket and his left arm is...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1881]
    • Leadville, Colorado

    • Reproduction of pencil rendering; shows Harrison Avenue businesses, Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with people and signs: "Drugs," "M. Harris," "S. McMillen," "California Riveted Quick Clothing," "David May," "Hyman's Warfield Fine Cigars,"...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • North, Leadville from Carbonate Hill

    • A view from Carbonate Hill northwest across Leadville, Colorado shows a town filled with wood frame residences, barns, sheds, mining operations and few brick commercial structures. Mount Massive of the continental divide is in the background.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [1879?]
    • Portrait of a man, Leadville, Colorado

    • Studio portrait of the head and shoulders of a mand in Leadville, Colorado. The man wears a wool overcoat with velvet collar. His hair is short, neatly parted and slicked down. His mustache is long and covers the outer portions of his lips.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Main entrance, Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of the interior of the main entrance to the Ice Palace built for the Winter Crystal Carnival in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows the main entrance to the building and an open arcade with voussoir arches. A turnstile is at the entrance,...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches.; Castles & palaces.; Doors & doorways.; Ice Sculpture.; Turnstiles.; Voussoirs.; Winter carnivals.
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    • Entrance, Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of the main entrance to the Ice Palace built for the Winter Crystal Carnival in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows the voussoir arched main entrance, a ticket booth draped in fabric and turnstiles. A statue of a woman on a large pedestal...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches.; Castles & palaces.; Doors & doorways.; Ice Sculpture.; Turnstiles.; Voussoirs.; Winter carnivals.
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    • Arches, Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an open courtyard at the Ice Palace built for the Winter Crystal Carnival in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows a wall with a voussoir arch, windows and a wall with a crenelated pediment. An ice sculpture of a man in a top hat stands...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches.; Castles & palaces.; Doors & doorways.; Ice Sculpture.; Voussoirs.; Winter carnivals.
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    • Arches, Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of an open courtyard at the Ice Palace built for the Winter Crystal Carnival in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows voussoir arched walls and windows, and turrets. Fabric that hangs from pulleys is draped into one of the open rooms.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches.; Castles & palaces.; Doors & doorways.; Ice Sculpture.; Voussoirs.; Winter carnivals.
    •  
    • Arches, Leadville ice palace

    • View of rooms with voussoir arch doors and windows at the Ice Palace, built for the Winter Crystal Carnival, in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows an entrance with stairs.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches.; Castles & palaces.; Doors & doorways.; Ice Sculpture.; Voussoirs.; Winter carnivals.
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    • Leadville saloon

    • Interior view of (possibly) Hyman's Saloon in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; shows well dressed men, a bar, and a carved wood barback. Decor includes a punch bowl, frosted chip glass, swinging doors, liquor bottles, and taxidermy mounted deer...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bars--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1883 and 1889]
    • State Street

    • View west down the famous State Street (later 2nd, Second) from Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado. Business district includes gambling establishments, brothels, and other businesses: "Theatre Comique," "St. James Restaurant," "Amjanes,...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Brothels--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Gambling--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • State street

    • View west from Harrison Avenue down Leadville, Colorado's State Street (later Second Street.) Businesses include "Little Pittsburg Beer Hall," "Theater Comique," "St. James Restaurant," "A.M. Jane, Commission Merchant," "Odeon," "Occidental...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Brothels--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Gambling--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • State Street, Leadville

    • A man in a suit and hat leans on a railing in fron of the "Bank of Colorado" in this view of State Street in Leadville, Colorado. This area was once known as the 'Red Light District.' A young boy sits on the boardwalk's edge in front of the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Brothels--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Leadville

    • View of plank buildings under construction in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows log cabins, a pile of lumber and houses in the distance.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Building construction--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • A spree in a Leadville theatre

    • Reproduction shows men and women in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, carousing. Scantily clad ladies are in the room; draperies cover interior walls.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Burlesque shows--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • North from Third Street on Harrison Avenue

    • View of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado; shows businesses and signs including: "Mountain Claims Office," "Claredon Hotel," "Thos. Ro[?], Wholesale and Retail Grocer, Hay and Grain," the Tabor Opera House, "Riley & Flood," "Club...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1889]
    • Panorama of Leadville

    • Reproduction shows a panorama of Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, with identification: Upper Valley Arkansas, Prospect Mountain, Hospital, Mosquito Pass, Chrysolite Consolidation, Little Pittsburgh Consolidation, Big Evans Gulch, Yankee Hill,...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • View of Harrison Avenue in Leadville

    • Looking north on Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado up a wide dirt street lined with one and two-story brick blocks and wood frame false fronts is the three story brick Tabor Opera House on the right with a painted sign "Opera, Herm[...],...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Harrison Avenue in Leadville

    • This view to the northwest of busy Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado shows a street filled with pedestrians on boardwalks, carriages and horse drawn wagons, one with milk cans. The three story brick commercial block on the corner has a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado

    • In this view of a festive Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, the street is decorated with small evergreens, an arch crosses the street in the distance with buntings and garlands, the telephone company's tall cross arm pole with wires is in the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1889]
    • Harrison Avenue

    • This view of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, includes the Little Church Saloon on the corner, "Sam's," "Golden Eagle Clothing House," many wood false fronts and some brick blocks. A tall telephone company's cross arm pole with handbills is...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Horses--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1889]
    • Herman Hauser's jewelry store, Chestnut St., about 1880-1882

    • View of businesses on Chestnut Avenue in Leadville, Colorado; shows storefront windows and signs: "Watchmaker & Jeweler," "Leadville Loan Office," "Stratton & Mead, Mining Engineers and Surveyors," "S.M. Newcomb, Assayer" and "Jolin Headquarters,...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Jewelry stores--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Hauser, Herman.; Hauser, Irving.
    • [between 1880 and 1882]
    • Herman Hauser's jewelry store on Harrison Ave

    • View of businesses on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado; men pose in front of storefronts with display windows and signs: "John F. Humphrey's & Co. Real Estate & Mining Agents," "Hauser the Jeweler," and "Saddle Rock Restaurant, 417."
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Jewelry stores--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Restaurants--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1882]
    • Harrison Avenue in September

    • View southwest on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes the old Lake County Courthouse, with Lady Justice and her scales crowning the tower. Other brick and wood businesses line the street, some with awning. Pedestrian are on the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Courthouses--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
    • 1882

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