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    • 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
    • Mining - mining district - California - Boren Gulch - La Plata County

    • View of the Boren Gulch mining district, in La Plata County, Colorado; shows snow, meadows, and the La Plata Mountains including (probably) Babcock Peak.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Plata Mountains, La (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Meadows--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • La Plata City, Colorado

    • View down the unpaved street of La Plata City (also known as La Plata), Colorado in La Plata County. Buildings: one and two-story wood- frame buildings with gables. Collapsing building in foreground.
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Cumberland Basin looking east to notch

    • View of boilers and twisted metal, from the stamp mill for the Cumberland Mine, in a meadow in the Cumberland Basin located in the La Plata Mountains in what was Cumberland (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Basins (Geology)--Colorado--La Plata County--1960-1970.; Cumberland (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cumberland Basin (La Plata County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cumberland Mill Ruins (Colo.)--1960-1970.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Boilers--Colorado--La...
    • 1969
    • Boilers in Cumberland Basin, to west

    • View of boilers and twisted metal, from the stamp mill for the Cumberland Mine, in a meadow in the Cumberland Basin located in the La Plata Mountains in what was Cumberland (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Basins (Geology)--Colorado--La Plata County--1960-1970.; Cumberland (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cumberland Basin (La Plata County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cumberland Mill Ruins (Colo.)--1960-1970.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Boilers--Colorado--La...
    • 1969
    • Boren's Cascade

    • View of waterfall identified as Boren's Cascade on the La Plata River, La Plata County, Colorado.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Cascades on the Rio la Plata

    • View of waterfall, probably Borens Cascade on the La Plata River, La Plata County, Colorado.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Scene in the La Plata mining district

    • View of mine or mill sheds, smokestacks, ore car tracks, and snow capped mountains in La Plata County Colorado.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mills--Colorado--La Plata County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • The La Plata Smelter

    • View of La Plata Smelter with frame buildings and smokestacks, La Plata County, Colorado.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Gold King Mine 25 Miles northwest of Durango in the La Plata Range

    • View of the tramway, with a snow shed and a trestle crossing a stream, at the Gold King Mine in La Plata County, Colorado. Probably Flagler Fork is nearby.
    • Gold King Mine (La Plata County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mine railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.; Streams--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas, D. & R.G.Ry.

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, in the Canyon of the Rio Las Animas (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine narrow gauge locomotive and caboose on a rock ledge above the Animas...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • D&RGW

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #495 (2-8-2), with a freight train, on a curve in the foothills south of Carbon Junction in La Plata County, Colorado. Shows the Animas River valley, and snow on probably the La Plata...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1950-1960.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; La Plata Mountains (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953 February
    • 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
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad (2-8-2) locomotives #495 and #487, on a double header mixed freight train, east of Carbon Junction in La Plata County, Colorado. Shows snow in the valley and a railroad bridge; tree covered...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1953 February
    • La Plata City

    • View of a structure with tar-paper siding and corrugated roofing amid pine forest in La Plata City (also known as La Plata), La Plata County, Colorado.
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Cabins--Colorado--La Plata--1970-1980.
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    • 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
    • La Plata City

    • View of a false front building with tar-paper siding and corrugated metal roofing amid thick pine and aspen forest in La Plata City (also known as La Plata), La Plata County, Colorado.
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--La Plata--1970-1980.
    •  
    • Gold mining in Boren's Gulch, La Plata County, Colorado

    • A miner shovels ore into a wooden sluice at a placer operation in Boren Gulch, La Plata County, Colorado; a man in a top hat holds a pickaxe, another looks on.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Gold mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1878]
    • Fishing trip on the Pine River

    • Men, women and a boy pose on logs and boulders in Los Pinos (Pine) River in La Plata County, Colorado. Colonel Peter T. Swaine, commander of the 22nd (Twenty-second) Infantry at Fort Lewis, reclines on a log and wears a hat and an unbottoned...
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rio de los Pinos (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; Boys--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Fishing--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Military officers--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [1887]
    • Mining Index to Hollister, Henderson and Canfield Histories

    • Mining index to Henderson, Hollister, and Canfield mining histories. Names of mines, mining companies, mining districts, lodes, veins, claims, and tunnels are indexed with page number.
    • Mines and mineral industries--Colorado--Directories.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Directories.;
    • 1995
    • Gold King Mill in La Plata Gulch

    • View of the abandoned Gold King Mill in La Plata County, Colorado. Shows a dilapidated wooden building obscured by trees on a steep hillside.
    • Gold King Mill (La Plata County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mills--Colorado--La Plata County--1960-1970.; Ore Industry--Colorado--La Plata County--1960-1970.; Ruins--Colorado--La Plata County--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Rockwood Hi Line

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive 7 vents smoke at Rockwood (La Plata County), Colorado; people lean from passenger coaches. The Las Animas River and gorge is to the side.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1950-1960.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Cliffs--Colorado--La...
    • [between 1950 and 1953?]
    • 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
    • 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
    • Utes, group of chil[dren]

    • Studio portrait of Native American (Ute) children, probably near Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado. Boys wear wrapped braids, earrings, leather pants, beaded moccasins, and chokers or necklaces with medallions. A boy wears a bone breastplate, a...
    • Indians of North America--Children--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Boys--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Girls--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW Highliner, Silverton Branch, north of Rockwood, Colo. (2-8-2) 463 from river below....

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 463 (2-8-2), with a consist of boxcars, vents smoke as it traverses a rock cliff on the Highline in the Animas Gorge, on the Silverton Branch north of Rockwood, in La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1950-1960.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Railroad...
    • 1952 November 5
    • Animas Canon, D. & R.G. Ry.

    • View of a narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway double headed passenger train on a cliff by the Animas River in the Animas Gorge near Rockwood (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows rock formations and talus slopes.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--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...
    • [between 1882 and 1886?]
    • Train, Las Animas Canyon

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, Highline, Silverton Branch, near Rockwood in the Canyon of the Rio Las Animas (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine with freight cars, a work car and a caboose is stopped on a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • La Plata - 1942

    • View of a one story log house in La Plata, La Plata County, Colorado, with a gable roof, two chimneys, and porches on the gable end; dirt road in front of house and a mountain covered with aspen and evergreen trees in the distance.
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--La Plata City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • La Plata - 1942

    • View of a board house in La Plata, La Plata County, Colorado, with a gable roof with four dormers, two doors and double hung windows on first floor, and exterior stairway on side of building; aspen trees, bushes, and evergreen trees nearby, and...
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--La Plata City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • La Plata - 1942

    • View of a dilapidated building in La Plata City, Colorado; features a false front, horizontal clapboard, an "L" shaped floor plan, sheet metal roof with a low gable, three windows boarded over, two single leaf doors, and a cornice at the roofline;...
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--La Plata--1940-1950.; False fronts--Colorado--La Plata--1940-1950.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--La Plata--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Rockwood Hi Line

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company locomotive stops at Rockwood, in the Las Animas River gorge (La Plata County), Colorado; people lean from passenger coaches. The cliffs of the gorge and rock retaining walls flank the train.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959?]
    • 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
    • La Plata schoolhouse - 1942

    • View of the schoolhouse on a dirt road in La Plata, La Plata County, Colorado; features a wooden clapboard building with gable roof, a bell tower, and three shuttered windows; weathered building with a porch and possibly an outhouse nearby;...
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--La Plata City--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • 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
    • Crossing Mancos, La Plata Divide

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande train near a water tank with icicles; a train with two engines is on a hill, Montezuma or La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Water tanks--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Ascending Mancos, La Plata Divide

    • View of probably a Rio Grande Southern Railroad locomotive on broad and narrow gauge railroad tracks in either Montezuma or La Plata County, Colorado. Men sit on the end of a passenger car. A water tower with ice is nearby. Light snow covers the...
    • Rio Grande Southern Railroad--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1900.; Water towers--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1889 and 1900?]
    • Mine unidentified

    • A view of the Barnagatt Mill in La Plata County, Colorado. Shows wood mill buildings, mining equipment, a residence, wood piles and tree covered mountains.
    • Mills--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.; Ore industry--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • La Plata County mine and mill

    • View of a mine and mill in La Plata County, Colorado.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mills--Colorado--La Plata County--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Durango & Silverton Train

    • View of the Durango & Silverton Train and Locomotive 486 crossing a trellis bridge in La Plata County, CO.
    • Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad--2010-2020.; Railroad trains--Colorado--La Plata County--2010-2020.; La Plate County (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad--Pictorial works.; Railroad trains--Colorado--La Plata...
    • 2011
    • In the Canon of the Rio Las Animas near [Roc]kwood

    • View of a narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway double headed passenger train on a cliff in the Animas Gorge by the Animas River near Rockwood (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows rock formations and talus.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--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...
    • [between 1882 and 1886?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, near Rockwood in the Canyon of the Rio Los Animas, beside the Animas River in La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine pulls a caboose and flat car on a rock...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--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...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • View of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway train on the Highline, Silverton Branch, in the Canyon of the Animas River (Animas Gorge) La Plata County, Colorado. A narrow gauge engine pulls a sidecar and excursion car on a narrow rock ledge. Passengers...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Bridge across the Rio Las Animas

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad trestle over the Las Animas River near Tacoma (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • A narrow gauge Denver and Rio Grande Railroad excursion train stops by Rio de las Animas River (Animas River) in La Plata County Colorado. The Needle Mountains are in the distance.
    • 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.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas, bridge

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad trestle over the Las Animas River near Tacoma (La Plata County), Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Head of Borens Gulch, Sierra La Plata

    • A view of Borens Gulch in la Plata County, Colorado shows snowfields and fallen trees.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; La Plata Mountains (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Arroyos--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Mountains--Colorado--La Plata County--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1875]
    • La Plata City - houses, 1942

    • View of La Plata, La Plata County, Colorado; shows several wooden buildings, including one with a gable roof and a porch and two with false fronts; forest of evergreens and aspens behind the row of buildings and extending up the mountain;...
    • La Plata (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1942

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