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    • Durango roundhouse

    • Two Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives sit in the roundhouse at Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a ladder leans on a gondola. A sign on one of the locomotives reads "496." A man works on one of the locomotives.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Durango (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.
    • (between 1950 and 1960?)
    • Durango, Colo.

    • View looking down on Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County; shows spectators on boardwalk watching workers dig into the ground to install a cistern, wagons and other machinery around hole, and commercial storefronts along Main Street.
    • Durango (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cisterns--Colorado--Durango--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Durango, Colo.

    • Teams of oxen are lined up behind one another in the middle of the unpaved street in Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County as they pull a building down a street. Spectators stand on the sidewalk and watch the spectacle. In the background, a...
    • Durango (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ox teams--Colorado--Durango--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Index to Colorado Mining Directory: First Edition 1883

    • Index to mines within Colorado. Information is arranged alphabetically by Mine name, with the county it is located in.
    • Mines and mineral industries--Colorado--Directories.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Directories.;
    • 1883
    • Cañon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of two Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge engines as they pull a passenger train on a high, steep rock ledge in the Canyon of the Animas River (La Plata County), Colorado. Passengers lean out windows or stand by the train. Shows steam...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge locomotive, caboose and flatbed car on a rock ledge above the Rio Las Animas (the Animas River), in La Plata County, Colorado. Elk antlers are mounted on the engine's cowcatcher. Shows rock...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Narrow gauge...
    • 1887
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • A narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway excursion train stops along the Rio De Las Animas River (Animas River) in Animas Canyon, near Silverton (La Plata County), Colorado. Women passengers sit on rocks as men fish in the river. An...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Needle Mountains (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fishing--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata...
    • 1887
    • Bridge in Animas Canon

    • A man stands in front of a Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge railroad engine which sits on a trestle bridge over the Rio De Las Animas River (Animas River), Animas Canyon (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • 1887
    • Durango, 1889, D. & R.G.R.R.

    • Panoramic view of houses, commercial buildings, and churches in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Smoke rises from probably the San Juan Smelter. The Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot is near the smelter. Shows brick commercial buildings on...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Durango (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Durango--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Durango--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Ute Boyle [i.e. Baile] del Oso (Bear Dance) on reservation

    • Native American (Ute) men and women take part in a Bear Dance near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. A line of men face a line of women while a group of men who sit in a circle probably play drums and moraches near a wood rail and brush fence....
    • Bear dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Utes on reservation

    • A Native American (Ute) man and woman pose near a tepee, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. A wooden rail fence stands near the tepee. The woman is wrapped in a dark blanket shawl and wears a dress. The man wears a suit and hat.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tipis--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Bogle del Oso, Bear dance, reservation, music on Maroche

    • Native Americans (Ute) participate in a Bear dance at Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado; group of men sit in a circle near brush corral, and probably play drums and maroches; men and women face each other in two parallel lines, others look on; the...
    • Bear dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Capitanito and Cerette at cabin on reservation

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) boy and girl probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. The Capitanito and Cerrete (Isareta) and stand on a wooden porch in front of a log cabin, near two dogs. Cerrete wears beaded...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--1890-1900.; Capitanito.; Isareta.
    • 1890
    • Ute Boyle [i.e. Baile] Del Oso (Bear Dance) on reservation

    • Native American (Ute) men and women take part in a Bear Dance near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. A line of men face a line of women while a group of men who sit in a circle probably play drums and moraches near a wood rail and brush fence....
    • Bear dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Ute Boyle [i.e. Baile] del Oso (Bear Dance) on reservation

    • Native American men and women take part in a Bear Dance near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. A line of men face a line of women while groups of white and Native American men, some standing near a wooden pole and brush fence, all wearing hats,...
    • Bear dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Capitanito before cabin

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) boy on a wooden porch probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Capitanito stands near a log cabin and wears beaded moccasins, pants, a dark coat, and a shell and bead necklace. Snow...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Capitanito.
    • 1890
    • Young wife of Buckskin Charlie- on reservation

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) woman near a tepee, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Towee (Emma Naylor Buck) wears a dress, a wide leather belt from which a small pouch and thin leather strips hang, a beaded...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buckskin Charlie, Ute Chief--Family.; To-Wee.
    • 1890
    • Wife of Ignacio at Tepee. Note chief blanket at tepee door

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) woman near a tepee, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Ignacio's wife wears beaded moccasins, a dress, and a fringed shawl. A blanket covers the entrance to the tepee. Possibly a...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ignacio, Ute Chief--Family.
    • 1890
    • Ute Indian group on reservation

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of Native American (Ute) men and boy near a large pile of timber, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Men, including Julian Buck, wear moccasins, leggings, breechcloths, shirts, and braided hair. One man...
    • Indians of North America--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buck, Julian.
    • 1890
    • Ute and wife at reservation, tepee

    • Outdoor portrait (standing, sitting) of a Native American (Ute) man and woman near a tepee, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. The man wears pants, shirt and vest and stands near the tepee. The woman wears a dress and holds a...
    • Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tipis--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Ka Ratch, wife, and daughter

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) man, woman, and girl by a tepee, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Ka-Ratch (Karatch) wears a vest with a badge, and a knife holster. He holds a pipe and a beaded, fringed...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ka-Ratch--Family.
    • 1890
    • Ute camp scene in reservation near Ignacio

    • Native American (Ute) man and girl pose in a camp of three tepees on a reservation near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. The tepees stand near a group of trees. Blankets are spread out on tripods and bushes. A woman sits behind a large pile of...
    • Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Indian encampments--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Tipis--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Ka-Ratch, wife, and child at tepee

    • Ka Ratch, a Native American (Ute) poses with his wife and daughter outside a tipi in (probably) Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado. Ka-Ratch wears a dark vest with a badge and a knife holster, and holds a wooden pipe and tobacco bag. A blanket...
    • Indians of North America--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Wiminuche Indians--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Ute and interpreter

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) man and a Black man, John Taylor, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Both men wear pants and hats. One man wears a buttoned coat and a scarf around his neck. John Taylor wears...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Taylor, John, African American.
    • 1890
    • Ute camp scene in reservation near Ignacio

    • Native American (Ute) men, women and a boy pose outdoors near a tepee in a camp near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. The tepee stands in a group of trees and bushes. Men wear pants, shirts, and hair pipe chokers. One man wears a suit and hat...
    • Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Indian encampments--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Camp on reservation near Ignacio

    • View of a Native American (Ute) camp with four tepees situated in a group of trees, La Plata County, Colorado; unidentified Native American men, women, and children sit and stand in the camp; shows tripods near tepees, possibly with corn to dry;...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--1890-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tipis--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • View in La Plata Mountains at Sparticus Placer Camp Colo.

    • View of a placer mining tent camp in the mountains of La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Mining camps--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Owens Basin camp at timberline, La Plata Mountains, Colo

    • Miners pose at Owens Base Camp in La Plata County, Colorado with burros, saws, a tent and a log cabin with a canvas roof and stovepipe. Lodgepole pines are to the side.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Golconda extension placer mine, La Plata Mountains, Colo.

    • View of the Golconda Group Mine in Summitville, Rio Grande County, Colorado. Shows wood plank building, log cabin, and tent. A sluice box sits in an excavated trench. Men are in the distance.
    • Golconda Group Mine (Rio Grande County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Summitville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Summitville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Summitville--1890-1900.; Sluices--Colorado--Summitville--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Golconda placer mine, La Plata Mountains, Colo.

    • View of the Golconda Group Mine near Summitville in Rio Grand County, Colorado. A sluice box sits in an excavated trench. Men work near the trench. Mount Hesperus (Hesperus Mountain) is in the distance.
    • Golconda Group Mine (Rio Grande County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hesperus Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Summitville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Summitville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Summitville--1890-1900.;...
    • 1893
    • La Plata City, Colo.

    • View of frame buildings in La Plata City (La Plata) in La Plata County, Colorado. Shows the La Plata River in the valley, and snow on La Plata Mountains in the distance.
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1890-1900.; La Plata Mountains (Colo.)--1890-1900.; La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--La Plata--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.
    • 1894 March
    • Durango

    • View from a hillside of Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; shows wide dirt avenues, residences, commercial buildings, the La Plata County Courthouse, the Presbyterian church, and the Strater Hotel. Smoke rises from the San Juan Smelting and...
    • Durango (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Durango--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 3
    • Horsemen crossing the Los Pinos

    • View of Native American (Ute) scout party on horseback; they cross the Los Pinos River, La Plata County, Colorado; three men have rifles, one a pistol; all wear moccasins, fringed leggings, blankets, shirts, and braided hair; four have feathers in...
    • Indian scouts--Colorado--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--1890-1900.; Rio de los Pinos (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Guides & scouts--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Horsemen crossing the Los Pinos

    • View of Native American (Ute) scout party, mounted on horseback, as they cross the Los Pinos River, La Plata County, Colorado; all men carry rifles, wear moccasins, fringed leggings, blankets, shirts, and braided hair with feathers; all horses have...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--1890-1900.; Rio de los Pinos (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Guides & scouts--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Strater Hotel Durango, Colorado

    • The Strater Hotel in Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County is located on Main Street. Situated next to a commercial storefront building, architectural elements of the four-story hotel include decorative brickwork, a cupola, cornices, spindles,...
    • Durango (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Durango--1900-1910.; Strater Hotel (Durango, Colo.); Williamson-Haffner Co.
    • 1901

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