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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1910 March 19

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100319
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Limestone Quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2) with a consist of a tender, caboose, and gondola cars, vents smoke by a pile of limestone at the Colorado Fuel & Iron Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation--Facilities--1950-1960.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 489, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, vents smoke as it departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Snow covers the ground;...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • D&RGW

    • View of the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company's Monarch Lime Quarry in Monarch (Chaffee County), Colorado. Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #496 (2-8-2) switches tracks at the limestone quarry. Shows gondola or hopper cars filled with...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--1940-1950.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Monarch (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Monarch Lime Quarry (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1940-1950.; Limestone...
    • 1948 September 23
    • Kalbaugh's limestone quarry, Garfild [sic], Colo.

    • View of the Kalbaugh limestone quarry in Garfield (Chaffee County), Colorado. Men pose near and on a dirt road with shovels, a wheelbarrow and a horse-drawn wagon filled with limestone. A church and houses are in the distance.
    • Garfield (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Carts & wagons.; Dirt roads.; Limestone quarrying.
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    • Temple of Set., Hance's Trail

    • A man stands at the base of a large alcove that has eroded from the base of a limestone cliff along Hance Trail, Hance Canyon, near the Grand Canyon, Coconino County (Arizona). Shows a boulder field of limestone blocks.
    • Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1880-1900.; Hance Canyon (Ariz.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Grand Canyon National Park...
    • [between 1883 and 1900?]
    • Marble Canon

    • View of eroded limestone walls and sandstone talus in Marble Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park) on the Colorado River in Coconino County, Arizona.
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Marble Canyon (Coconino County, Ariz. : Canyon)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.;...
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    • D&RGW (2-8-2) 483, Monarch, Colo. Colo. Fuel & Iron Co. limestone quarry.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 483 (2-8-2), with a push snowplow and a consist of gondola cars, departs the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company Monarch Limestone Quarry in Chaffee County, Colorado. Mountains and the mill are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Monarch Limestone Quarry (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Quarrying--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • 1955
    • Limestone walls, Kanab Wash [sic]

    • View of limestone, layered rock walls and talus in a narrow section of Kanab Canyon above Kanab Creek (Coconino County), Arizona.
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Kanab Creek (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Streams--Arizona--Coconino...
    • 1872
    • Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Denver

    • View of Immaculate Conception Cathedral (Colfax Avenue and Logan Street) under construction, Denver, Colorado (also called Basilica of the Immaculate Conception); shows French Gothic architecture of gray Indiana Bedford limestone, 36 stained-glass...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cathedrals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Denver, Colo.)
    • [1912]
    • Marble Canon

    • Sun reflects off the surface of the Colorado River in Marble Canyon (later part of Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows talus beside the river and eroded sandstone and limestone walls.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Marble Canyon (Coconino County, Ariz. : Canyon)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Rivers--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.;...
    • 1872
    • Sand sculpture

    • View of a limestone rock eroded by sand from the Colorado River in probably Arizona. A hat is displayed on the rock to show scale. Sand and rocks are in the river bed.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Erosion--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rocks--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Detail, Lester Drake monument, Riverside Cemetery

    • View of the monument for Lester E. Drake, Sr. (July 31, 1822 - March 16, 1889) located in block 4, lot 23, of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876), 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a detail...
    • Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Tombs and sepulchral monuments.; Drake, Lester E., 1822-1889--Tomb.; Riverside Cemetery (Denver,...
    • 2003
    • The Mastodon Skeleton, Cave of the Winds

    • Interior view of limestone fan formations in the Cave of the Winds (Manitou Grand Caverns) near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Cave of the Winds (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Caves--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Stalactites & stalagmites--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Men near a well

    • Men pose with a shovel and rifle near the windlass of a well probably at the Pikeview Quarry near Cascade,El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Cascade (El Paso County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Wellheads--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Scene on Monument Creek

    • A man stands near conical-shaped limestone columns with flat caps of resistant rock in Monument Park, El Paso County, Colorado. Shows scrubby vegetation, a stand of trees is in the distance.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Monument Park (El Paso County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Entrance to the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

    • View of the entrance to the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (1906-1912; Aaron Grove and Thomas Walsh), 1530 Logan Street, in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Parishioners are in front of the entrance to the...
    • Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Cathedrals.; Catholic churches.; Doors & doorways.; Historic buildings.; Cathedral of the...
    • 1974
    • Lester Drake monument, Riverside Cemetery

    • View of the monument for Lester E. Drake, Sr. (July 31, 1822 - March 16, 1889) located in block 4, lot 23, of Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876), 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a...
    • Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Tombs and sepulchral monuments.; Drake, Lester E., 1822-1889--Tomb.; Riverside Cemetery (Denver,...
    • 2003
    • Man with rifle

    • A man poses with a rifle on a road probably at the Pikeview Quarry near Cascade, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Cascade (El Paso County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Rifles--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Prairie Dog Town, Cave of the Winds

    • Interior view of limestone formations in the Cave of the Winds (Manitou Grand Caverns) near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Cave of the Winds (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Caves--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Stalactites & stalagmites--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Men and women near a house

    • Men and women pose near a house probably at the Pikeview Quarry near Cascade, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Cascade (El Paso County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cabins--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Cascade--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Wax Candles, Manitou Grand Caverns

    • Interior view of limestone formations in the Cave of the Winds (Manitou Grand Caverns) near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Cave of the Winds (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Caves--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Stalactites & stalagmites--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Card Rack, Cave of the Winds

    • Interior view of limestone formations and business cards in the Cave of the Winds (Manitou Grand Caverns) near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Cave of the Winds (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Caves--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Laramie Valley R.R., quarry west of Laramie 0-6-0 4455 (ex-Union Pacific).

    • View of Laramie Valley Railroad locomotive #4455 and open ore gondola cars at a quarry west of Laramie (Albany County), Wyoming. The ore cars are loaded with limestone for the cement plant just east of Laramie. A steam shovel with a large bucket is...
    • Laramie Valley Railroad--1970-1980.; Hoisting machinery--Wyoming--Albany County--1970-1980.; Mine Railroads--Wyoming--Albany County--1970-1980.; Railroad freight cars--Wyoming--Albany County--1970-1980.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Albany...
    • 1970
    • The Cathedral in Bridal Chamber, Cave of the Winds

    • Interior view of limestone formations in the Cave of the Winds (Manitou Grand Caverns) near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Cave of the Winds (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Caves--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Stalactites & stalagmites--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Raymond House-Castle Marne

    • View of the Raymond House (1890: William Lang, architect) before restoration, an apartment building now known as Castle Marne Bed and Breakfast, 1572 Race Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The house was built for real...
    • Raymond, Wilbur S.--Homes & haunts.; Raymond House (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Wyman Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Apartment houses.; Historic buildings.;...
    • 1974
    • Raymond House-Castle Marne

    • View of details on the facade of the Raymond House (1890: William Lang, architect) / Castle Marne Bed and Breakfast, 1572 Race Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The house was constructed for real estate developer Wilbur...
    • Raymond, Wilbur S.--Homes & haunts.; Raymond House (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Wyman Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Capitals (Columns); Historic buildings.;...
    • 2002
    • Weld County Courthouse, Greeley, Colo.

    • View of the Weld County Courthouse located on the corner of 9th Street and 9th Avenue, Greeley, Colo. The building was designed by William N Bowman in 1915 and is constructed of Indiana limestone with terracotta trim. The front facade of the...
    • Weld County Court House (Greeley, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Court houses--Colorado--Greeley--2000-2010.; Greeley (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Weld County Court House (Greeley, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Courthouses--Colorado--Greeley--Pictorial works.; Greeley...
    • 2003.
    • Neusteter building

    • Exterior photograph of the Neusteter building located in Denver, Colorado. The Neusteter Building, a five-story flat roofed commercial building, consists of the 1924 original block and a smaller circa 1952 pre-cast concrete addition. Featuring a...
    • Neusteter Co. (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Neusteter building

    • Exterior photograph of the Neusteter building located in Denver, Colorado. The Neusteter Building, a five-story flat roofed commercial building, consists of the 1924 original block and a smaller circa 1952 pre-cast concrete addition. Featuring a...
    • Neusteter Co. (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Neusteter building

    • Exterior photograph of the Neusteter building located in Denver, Colorado. The Neusteter Building, a five-story flat roofed commercial building, consists of the 1924 original block and a smaller circa 1952 pre-cast concrete addition. Featuring a...
    • Neusteter Co. (Denver, Colo.); Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • Undated
    • Yellowstone - Buffalo herd near Fort Yellowstone

    • View of a herd of American Bison (American buffalo) near Fort Yellowstone in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows bulls, cows and calves. A group of tourists looks on. A ridge with limestone cliffs is in the distance.
    • Yellowstone National Park--1900-1910.; Bison.; National parks & reserves.
    • c1905
    • Raymond House-Castle Marne

    • View of the Raymond House known as the Castle Marne Bed and Breakfast,1572 Race Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The house was constructed in 1890 (William Lang, architect) for real estate developer Wilbur S. Raymond. ...
    • Raymond, Wilbur S.--Homes & haunts.; Castle Marne (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Raymond House (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; City Park West (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Wyman Historic District (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.;...
    • 1991
    • Scene on Monument Creek

    • View of rock formations in Monument Park in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows eroded conical-shaped limestone topped with flat caps. A man sits on a group of smaller rock formations in a field of scrub grass.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Monument Park (El Paso County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Yellowstone

    • View east in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, shows Liberty Cap, an extinct hot spring cone, 37 feet high and 20 feet in diameter, formed by over-lapping layers of travertine (limestone or calcium carbonate) and Minerva Terrace, formed by...
    • Yellowstone National Park--1910-1930.; National parks & reserves--Wyoming--1910-1930.; Springs--Wyoming--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1930]
    • Tower of Fort Sam Houston white lime stone buildings

    • View of Fort Sam Houston, near San Antonio (Bexar County), Texas; shows a limestone clock tower, and an octagonal guard house.
    • Fort Sam Houston (Tex.)--1890-1910.; San Antonio (Tex.)--1890-1910.; Clock towers--Texas--San Antonio--1890-1910.; Forts & fortifications--Texas--San Antonio--1890-1910.; Guardhouses--Texas--San Antonio--1890-1910.; Historic sites--Texas--San...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Zang Brewmeister's House

    • View of the George Schmidt House / Brewmeister's House; Zang Brewery designed by William Quayle (1885) at 2345 7th (Seventh) Street in the Jefferson Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The three story Queen Anne style house has a brick exterior...
    • George Schmidt House (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Zang Brewing Company--Buildings--1970-1980.; Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses.; Historic Buildings.; Schmidt, George--Homes and haunts.; George Schmidt...
    • 1975
    • St. John's Episcopal Cathedral E. 14th Ave. & Clarkson

    • View of the north elevation of Saint John's Cathedral (1911; architects - Gordon, Tracy, and Swartwout), also known as Saint John's Church in the Wilderness, 1313 Clarkson Street, in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Late...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Bell towers.; Cathedrals.; Episcopal churches.; Historic buildings.; Anglican church buildings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Bell towers--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial...
    • 1991
    • The "Castle" at Montclair

    • View of the residence of Baron Walter von Richthofen at 7012 East 12th (Twelfth) Avenue in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a limestone castle with crenellated towers, tall arched gateway, and windmill.
    • Von Richthofen, Walter, Baron, 1848-1898--Homes & haunts.; Richthofen Castle (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1888]
    • Pike's Peak from Garden of the Gods

    • View of snow-covered Pikes Peak from Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Shows Gate Rock, massive sandstone and limestone rock formations, a horse-drawn flat-bed wagon, a dirt road and a sign. Mountains are in the...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gate Rock (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • U.S. National Bank/Guaranty Bank

    • Exterior photograph of the U.S. National Bank, or the Guaranty Bank, located in Denver, Colorado. The prolific architectural firm of Fisher and Fisher designed the building for Denver businessman John A. Ferguson. Opened on June 20, 1921, the...
    • United States National Bank (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000; United States National Bank (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; Guaranty Bank (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Central Business District...
    • 1993 September
    • Pike's Peak from Garden of the Gods

    • View of a portion of Gate Rock and massive sandstone and limestone rock formations at Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gate Rock (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • U.S. National Bank/Guaranty Bank

    • Exterior photograph of the U.S. National Bank, or the Guaranty Bank, located in Denver, Colorado. The prolific architectural firm of Fisher and Fisher designed the building for Denver businessman John A. Ferguson. Opened on June 20, 1921, the...
    • United States National Bank (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000; United States National Bank (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; Guaranty Bank (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Central Business District...
    • 1993 September
    • Rifle Falls

    • View of Rifle Falls in Garfield County, Colorado. East Rifle Creek cascades over limestone cliffs; vegetation includes cattails.
    • East Rifle Creek (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Rifle Falls (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Casa Blanca near Palmer Lake

    • View of a limestone butte identified as Casa Blanca near Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado. Two people stand on top of the butte.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Buttes--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Redcliff looking up the Eagle

    • View of Red Cliff (or Redcliff), Eagle County, Colorado; shows tents and frame buildings by Eagle River.
    • Eagle River (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Red Cliff (Colo.)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]

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