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    • Monolithic National Monument Park

    • Views of Colorado National Monument in Mesa County, Colorado. Portraits of John Otto and Miss Farnham, his fiancé, on horseback. Landmarks include Independence Monument, the Coke Ovens, and Jefferson Monolith. Shows men rappelling on the face of...
    • Colorado National Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Colorado National Monument--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Colorado National Monument--1910-1920.; Rock climbing--Colorado--Colorado National...
    • 1911 July 1
    • The Ames Monument near Sherman, U.P.R.Y.

    • View of the Ames Monument on the Union Pacific Railway near Sherman (Albany County), Wyoming. The granite brick pyramid has a bas relief of Oakes Ames near the top. A man stands next to the base of the monument. The monument plaque reads: "Born...
    • Ames, Oakes, 1804-1873--Monuments.; Sherman (Wyo.)--1880-1900.; Monuments & memorials--Wyoming--Sherman--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Chicago and Northwestern monument

    • Stone monument near Dubois (Fremont County), Wyoming shows a tie hack (laborer) in bas-relief with related historical features sculpted around him. A plaque affixed to the monument reads "Erected to perpetuate the memory of the hardy woods and...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--Commemoration--1940-1950.; Dubois (Wyo.)--1940-1950.; Monuments & memorials--Wyoming--Dubois--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Fairmount Cemetery and mausoleum

    • View of the Hoeckel Hutchinson monument, the Bancker gravestone, and a small stone crypt with a barred window at Fairmount Cemetery, 430 S. Quebec Street in the Windsor neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The Hoeckel Hutchinson monument consists of a...
    • Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Windsor (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Mausoleums.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments.; Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2005
    • Tsankawi

    • A dirt path cuts through a collection of large boulders at Tsankawi Ruins, a Native American Anasazi (Ancestral Puebloan) site, a detached part of Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico. A Native American man with braids holds a stick and stands...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--Bandelier National Monument--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--Men--New Mexico--Bandelier National Monument--1890-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction, Colo.

    • View of the Colorado National Monument, a national park located 2 miles southwest of Grand Junction in Mesa County, Colo. John Otto, a hermit who lived in Monument Canyon, advocated for the area to become a national park. In 1911, after federal...
    • Parks--Colorado--Mesa County--2010-2020.; Colorado National Monument (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Parks--Colorado--Mesa County--Pictorial works.; Colorado National Monument (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 2012
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 3, 1911 January 14

    • 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.
    • 19110114
    • Frijoles Canon, Bandelier National Monument, N.M.

    • View of volcanic tuff cliffs and natural caves, used by Native American Anasazi (Ancestral Puebloan) Native Americans for shelter, in Frijoles Canyon, Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--Bandelier National Monument--1890-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--Bandelier National Monument--1890-1910.; Bandelier National Monument...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Hopi chief, Canadian, and wife at monument with hill to the back.

    • A Canadian in his World War I uniform, his wife and a Hopi, Native American, attorney from Seattle, adorned with beads and feather headdress stand in front of the Thornburgh Monument. The two part sandstone monument commemorates the Thornburgh...
    • Hopi Indians--1910-1920.; Milk Creek (Rio Blanco County and Moffat County, Colo.), Battle of, 1879--Monuments.; Meeker (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Meeker--1910-1920.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Meeker--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1918]
    • Storms, Monument, Colo.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company railroad car tipped over on the embankment in Monument (El Paso County), Colorado. The Monument train depot is in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.; Storms--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.
    • 1916 January 4
    • Monument to Italians killed in avalanche

    • View of an obelisk, the Italian Monument, in the Silver Plume Cemetery in Silver Plume, Colorado. The tall granite monument reads, "Sacred to the Memory of the Ten Italians, Victims of an Avalanche. February 12, 1899. Erected By the Public." The...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Monuments & memorials.; Obelisks.; Monuments--Colorado--Silver Plume--Pictorial works.; Memorials--Colorado--Silver Plume--Pictorial works.; Obelisks--Colorado--Silver Plume--Pictorial works.; Silver Plume...
    • 2010
    • Vista of Pike's Peak from Monument Valley Park, Colo. Springs

    • Massive logs forming handrail of wooden footbridge crossing Monument Creek in Monument Valley Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado; distant view of snow covered Pikes Peak and water tower on hill in background.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mountains--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1920.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1903 and 1910]
    • One good view of the country near the monument, town and autos

    • Canadian war party and baseball team gather with their automobiles near the Thornburgh Monument, outside of Meeker, Colorado. The two part sandstone monument commemorates the Thornburgh battle in 1879 during the last days of September and early...
    • Hopi Indians--1910-1920.; Milk Creek (Rio Blanco County and Moffat County, Colo.), Battle of, 1879--Monuments.; Meeker (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Meeker--1910-1920.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Meeker--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1918]
    • These cliff dwellings are preserved to posterity as Tonto National Monument

    • A man with a cap sits on Native American (Salado) ruins at Tonto National Monument in Gila County, Arizona. A man in a vest and hat stands nearby beside a damaged stone and adobe wall. Shows brush on hillsides near the cliff dwellings.
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Public Relations--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Arizona--Tonto National Monument--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological...
    • [1916]
    • Burro monument, Fairplay

    • The Burro monument in the town of Fairplay, Colorado, in Park County consists of two concrete-enclosed display cases between a concrete wall. Shale is atop each display case between a bronze plaque with a burro on it. Potted plans are on top of...
    • Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Donkeys--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1940.
    • [about 1930]
    • Garfield Monument

    • View of the stone Garfield Monument on the edge of the Toltec Gorge (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. Incised letters on the shrine read: "In Memoriam James Abram Garfield President of the United States Died September 19, 1881. Mourned By All the...
    • Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881--Monuments.; Rio Arriba County (N.M.)--1880-1900.; Toltec Gorge (N.M.)--1880-1900.; Monuments & memorials--New Mexico--Rio Arriba County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1881 and 1900?]
    • Scattered ruins at Hovenweep National Monument, Holly Group

    • View of part of the Holly Group, North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) archaeological sites, at Hovenweep National Monument in Holly Canyon, Colorado. Shows partly restored stone masonry and mud dwellings built on large boulders. One structure...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1970-1990.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1970-1990.; Hovenweep National Monument...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Ruins detail in Hovenweep National Monument, Cutthroat Castle Group

    • Detailed view of part of the Cutthroat Castle Group Ruins, a North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) archaeological site at Hovenweep National Monument in Colorado. Shows a ruin with curved masonry and mud walls with openings, and rubble inside...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1970-1990.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1970-1990.; Cutthroat Castle Group Ruins...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Lowry Pueblo, a twelfth-century religious pueblo near Hovenweep National Monument

    • View of Lowry Pueblo Ruins, a North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) archaeological site in Canyons of the Ancients National Monument in western Colorado. Shows ruins that consist of a masonry and mud wall and platform. Openings are in the wall.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Canyons of the Ancients National Monument--1970-1990.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Canyons of the Ancients National Monument--1970-1990.;...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • George Simpson monument

    • The George Simpson Monument in Trinidad, (Las Animas County) Colorado (Simpson's Rest) has lettering: "Trinidad, Colorado - Rest in Peace." The monument is a stone finial with a diamond shaped tip. Men and women stand by; town buildings are in the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Juarez Monument it was here Madero bade farewell to his army.

    • View of the Benito Juarez Monument, dedicated in 1910, located in Ciudad Juarez. Mexico. The monument is constructed of stone and marble and consists of a pillar topped with a bronze statue of Benito Juarez. Large marble statues decorate the base,...
    • Juárez, Benito, 1806-1872--Monuments--1910-1920.; Ciudad Juarez (Mexico)--1910-1920.; Monuments & memorials.
    •  
    • Bush monument, Fairmount cemetery

    • View of the Bush family monument located in Fairmount Cemetery, 430 S. Quebec Street in the Windsor neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The monument consists of sculpture of a graded cross wrapped with an anchor and chain. Lettering on the monument...
    • Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Windsor (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cemeteries.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments.; Bush, Elinor Reeves, 1844-1898--Tomb.; Bush, William Henry, 1841-1898--Tomb.; Fairmount...
    • 2002
    • Fortified Rock on the McElmo

    • A view of Native American ((Ancestral Puebloan) ruins in McElmo Canyon in Hovenweep National Monument in Colorado. Shows a desert landscape with shrubbery near an ancient ruin integrated into a natural rock formation. People are seen at the summit...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1870-1880.; Hovenweep National Monument...
    • 1874
    • Mendota Mine & upper workings, east edge of Brownsville

    • View of Brownsville (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad track, a cabin and outhouse, frozen Clear Creek, the Fox & Hound Saloon, houses, the boiler house, and a mine railroad trestle for the Victoria Tunnel and Mendota...
    • Brownsville (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Brownsville--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Brownsville--1880-1890.; Railroad...
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    • Gregory Diggings, Central City monuments

    • A woman wearing a print dress, pumps and a hat stands to the left of the Gregory Diggings monument in Central City. The masonry monument is of granite and has a granite foundation. The brass marker in the center reads "On this ground later known as...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1932 and 1940?]
    • Monument on Custer Battlefield, 1886

    • View of the monument to soldiers killed at Little Big Horn, with dog lying next to the monument.
    • Battlefields--Montana--1880-1890.; Dogs--1880-1890.; Monuments & memorials--Montana--1886.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876.
    • [1886]
    • Where the Cherokee trail crosses the Overland Trail

    • View of a stone monument in southern Wyoming which commemorates the Cherokee Trail. The trail was established by Native Americans (Cherokee) and whites as a route west to the California gold fields. The monument stands at the intersection of the...
    • Cherokee Indians--History--1910-1950.; Indians of North America--History--1910-1950.; Cherokee Trail--1910-1950.; Overland Trails--1910-1950.; Historical markers--1910-1950.; Trails & paths--1910-1950.
    • [between 1914 and 1950?]
    • Steamboat Rock at the heart of Dinosaur National Monument

    • View of Steamboat Rock at the confluence of the Yampa River and the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument on the Colorado - Utah border. Shows a sandstone monolith, buttes, and kayaks near the edge of the river.
    • Dinosaur National Monument (Colo. and Utah)--1970-1990.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1970-1990.; Steamboat Rock (Dinosaur National Monument, Colo. and Utah)--1970-1990.; Yampa River (Colo.)--1970-1990.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Dinosaur...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Blanche Dunton gravestone

    • View of part of the Blanche Dunton funerary monument in the Idaho Springs Cemetery, Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The monument is a playhouse, a cement replica of a miner's log cabin. The name Dunton in carved above the cabin's...
    • Dunton, Blanche, d. 1899--Tomb--2000-2010.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments.; Children's playhouses.; Dunton, Blanche, d. 1899--Tomb--Pictorial works.; Sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Idaho Springs--Pictorial works.;...
    • ca. 2002
    • Potato bake at Monument

    • People crowd booths at the potato bake in Monument, El Paso County, Colorado. The town was the central shipping point for local potatoes, considered the best in the country. Windblown United States flags are overhead, and a sign reads: "Potato Bake...
    • Monument (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Monument--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Bookcliff Shelter, Colorado National Monument

    • View of the Bookcliff Shelter located in Colorado National Monument, Mesa County, Colo. Designed by Phil Romigh, the shelter offers breathtaking views of the Wedding and Monument Canyons, Grand Mesa and Book Cliffs.
    • Park buildings--Colorado--Mesa County--2010-2020.; Colorado National Monument (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Park buildings--Colorado--Mesa County--Pictorial works.; Colorado National Monument (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 2010
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 14, 1910 April 2

    • 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.
    • 19100402
    • Dinosaur National Monument, Moffat County, Colo.

    • Overview of the local terrain in Dinosaur National Monument located off of Utah 149, 7 miles north of U.S. 40 in Utah and Colo. In 1915 President Woodrow Wilson set aside 80 acres around a dinosaur bone quarry in Utah. Twenty-three years later in...
    • Canyons--Colorado--Moffat County--2010-2020.; Dinosaur National Monument (Colo. and Utah)--2010-2020.; Moffat County (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Canyons--Colorado--Moffat County--Pictorial works.; Dinosaur National Monument (Colo. and Utah)--Pictorial...
    • 2012.
    • Cutthroat Castle

    • Detailed view of part of the Cutthroat Castle Group Ruins, a North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) archaeological site at Hovenweep National Monument in Colorado. Shows Cutthroat Castle, a tower constructed of masonry and mud. Stones are...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1970-1990.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1970-1990.; Cutthroat Castle Group Ruins...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • The lady sitting down

    • A Canadian in his World War I uniform, his wife and a Hopi, Native American (an attorney from Seattle adorned with beads and feather headdress) are in front of the Thornburgh Monument. The Canandian's wife sits on base below the men. The two part...
    • Hopi Indians--1910-1920.; Milk Creek (Rio Blanco County and Moffat County, Colo.), Battle of, 1879--Monuments.; Meeker (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commemoration--Colorado--Meeker--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Meeker--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1915 and 1918]
    • Griffin Memorial, Silver Plume Mountain

    • View of the Griffin Memorial on Silver Plume Mountain near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The monument marks the grave of Clifford Griffin, the co-owner of the Seven-Thirty Mine. On June 19, 1887 Griffin committed suicide and shot...
    • Griffin, Clifford, 1847-1887--Monuments--2010-2020.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Monuments & memorials.; Obelisks.; Griffin, Clifford, 1847-1887--Monuments--Pictorial works.; Monuments--Colorado--Silver Plume--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2010
    • Pioneer Monument, Denver

    • View of Pioneer Monument, triangle intersection of Colfax, Broadway & Cheyenne Place, Denver, Colorado; designed & sculpted by Frederick MacMonnies at cost of $75,000, bronze cast made in Paris, France, dedicated June 24, 1911; monument occupies...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Carson, Kit 1809-1868--Monuments.
    • [between 1911 and 1920]
    • Yorktown Monument, Yorktown, Virginia

    • View of the Yorktown Victory Monument in Yorktown (York County), Virginia. The monument, a slender granite column topped by a figure of Liberty, was commissioned by the Continental Congress in 1781 to commemorate the great victory at Yorktown in...
    • United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Monuments.; Yorktown (Va.)--1900-1910.; Yorktown Monument (Va.)--1900-1910.; Monuments & memorials--Virginia--Yorktown--1900-1910.
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    • Ruins at the junction of the McElmo and Hovenweep Canons

    • View of Native American ((Ancestral Puebloan) ruins beside, and on, a rock formation near McElmo Creek in Hovenweep National Monument in Colorado. Horses with saddles and equipment stand near the rock formation.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Hovenweep National Monument--1870-1880.; Hovenweep National Monument...
    • [between 1870 and 1878?]
    • Butte in Monument Valley

    • View of probably Merrick Butte in Monument Valley in Navajo County, Arizona. Shows a large sandstone butte in the arid valley. Two horseback riders are stopped on a ridge near the butte.
    • Merrick Butte (Ariz.)--1880-1890.; Monument Valley (Ariz. and Utah)--1880-1890.; Navajo County (Ariz.)--1880-1890.; Buttes.; Horseback riding.; Rock formations.
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Fowl Monument - Monument Park

    • View of rock formations in Monument Park (El Paso County) Colorado; a man poses.
    • Monument Park (El Paso County, Colo.)--1860-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Monument Park--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1879]
    • Ancient ruins in the Canon de Chelle [sic]

    • View of the White House, Ancestral Puebloan Native American (Anasazi) ruins at Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona. Men stand and pose on cliff dwellings in a cliff wall niche and on ruins on the canyon floor. Climbing ropes connect the...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Arizona--Canyon de Chelly National Monument--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Arizona--Canyon de Chelly National Monument--1870-1880.; Canyon de Chelly...
    • 1873
    • Pike Monument, Antlers Park, Colo. Springs

    • Granite rock monument with bronze plaque dedicated to Zebulon Pike during Pike Centennial Celebration, Antlers Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Shows two men and two women in period dress viewing monument; a plaque inscribed with "the people of...
    • Celebrations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Historical markers--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813.
    • [1906?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 40, 1910 October 1

    • 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.
    • 19101001
    • Dutch Wedding, Monument Park

    • View of the Dutch Wedding, a sandstone rock formation at Monument Park near Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Monument Park (El Paso County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]

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