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    • Cripple Creek, Poverty Gulch

    • View of Poverty Gulch and Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek's infamous red-light district, Cripple Creek, Colorado; rock-debris is in center of street; the one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings on both sides of the street have falsefronts...
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    • [between 1892 and 1895]
    • Cripple Creek

    • View, facing northeast from the corner of Bennett and First streets, of a stagecoach parked in front of the Palace Hotel, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Men sit on and stand near the hitched stagecoach with a five horse team. A smaller...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1894 or 1895]
    • Myers Ave- of ill repute

    • View, facing east from Third Street, of Meyers Avenue (now Julian Street) in Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Buggies drive in the dirt street and sit near the wooden boardwalk. Men and women walk on the boardwalk and in the street....
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1899]
    • Bennett Ave. Cripple Creek

    • Row of attached one and two-story wooden frame flat-roof false front commercial businesses including the Globe Shoe & Clothing House, Polin Shoe & Clothing House, and N. O. Johnson & Sons Dry Goods, Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; stack of...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Bennett Ave. Fremont, Colo.

    • Large group of men, some holding collars of their dogs, stand in center of Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado (Fremont prior to incorporation of town); one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings line the streets with some having...
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    • February 1892
    • Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek

    • View of two-story wooden frame gable roof commerical buildings with boardwalk on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; men and single horse-drawn dump cart or coal cart are in foreground; scene includes Midland Terminal Railway ticket and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado, first fire

    • View of Bennett Avenue from Second (2nd) Street during April 29th, 1896 fire, Cripple Creek, Colorado; large crowd of men, women and children are gathered on boths sides of street's boardwalk; numerous horse- drawn wagons and carriages loaded with...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.
    • [1896]
    • Street scene, Cripple Creek

    • Row of one and two-story medium gable wood frame and log houses probably on north side of Eaton Avenue or possibly Carr Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one is under final stage of construction; dirt street has light snow and wagon tracks on it;...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • The Row, Cripple Creek a part of town where everybody goes to see the elephant

    • Row of one and two-story wooden frame "dance hall" or "saloon" buildings, Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; this scene of the red- light district includes, Lola Livingston's house, Pearl Sevan's "Old Faithful," Ella Holden's "The Library," and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Colo. Cripple Creek, street scene, Bennett Ave.

    • View east of one and two-story wooden frame false front commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; flag pole is in center of street at furthest point from camera;, mule-drawn and horse-drawn freight wagons turn around in...
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    • [between 1893 and 1895]
    • Crippe [sic] Creek the terrace on Bennett Ave.

    • Street and terrace view of one and two-story, wooden frame and brick, flat-roof commercial buildings with false fronts on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes light snow on ground, man crossing street, horse-drawn wagons and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Arrival of the stage, Crippe [sic] Creek, Colo.

    • View of Bennett Avenue, the Hundley Stage, and the Palace Hotel, in, Cripple Creek, Colorado. Men stand by signs: "Postal Telegraph Office," "C.T. & T. Co. Coal Office" (Colorado Trading & Transfer), "Midland Terminal Ry. Freight & Ticket Office,"...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1894 or 1895]
    • Bennett Ave. after the fire

    • Large group of men and on-lookers view destruction, debris and remains of two-story brick wall on Bennett Avenue caused by second fire on April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; mule-drawn wagon loaded with wooden barrels is parked along edge of...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • Bennett Ave. looking west

    • Destruction west on Bennett Street caused by second fire on April 29, 1986, Cripple Creek, Colorado; groups of men and two men on horseback in street survey rubble and remains of once thriving commerical business district; shows utility poles with...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • South Second St. at the corner of Beunett Ave., Cripple Creek, Colorado. Men sit on a stagecoach, on horses and stand on sidewalk. Shows an open wagon and brick buildings with awnings and business signs: "Ardell [Harne]ss and Saddles", "National...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1897 and 1898?]
    • Bennett Ave.

    • View of destruction west on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado, caused by second fire on April 29, 1896; groups of men and solitary men survey remaining debris; smoke still rises from ashes and utility poles with fallen wires border street;...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • Cripple Creek - after the fire

    • View west on Bennett Avenue between 4th (Fourth) and 5th (Fifth) Streets after first fire of April 25, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; shows commercial business district with many two-story flat-roof brick buildings including the National Hotel;...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • Cripple Creek, 1895

    • View of storefronts on the southwest corner of Bennett Avenue and Second (2nd) Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Horse drawn wagons are on the street; a mortar and pestle are over the corner entry. Signs read: "Palace Pharmacy,"...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Cripple Creek

    • View northwest towards Bennett Avenue after destruction from second fire of April 29, 1869, Cripple Creek, Colorado; shows canvas tents on edge of debris, wood frame buildings under construction, people walking down street, crowd gathered at...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • Cripple Creek, July 4 - 93

    • Crowded street scene with people and horse-drawn wagons and carriages for Fourth (4th) of July celebration on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; spectators stand on second story porch of Palace Hotel; striped bunting and United States flags...
    • Wilson, J. G.
    • 1893 July 4
    • Cripple Creek, S.W. corner of Bennett and 2nd, before the fire, 1893

    • One and two-story row of wooden frame and brick commercial buildings on the southwest corner of Bennett Avenue and Second (2nd) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; horse-drawn wagons are parked along boardwalk; corner building has a recessed...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895]
    • The fire at Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of Bennett Avenue from Second (2nd) Street during fire of April 25, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; large crowd of men, women and children are gathered on both sides of street's boardwalk; numerous horse- drawn wagons and carriages, many being...
    • Yelton, Edgar A.
    • 1896
    • Main street, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Street view of Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; group of boys are in street and man holds reins to saddle horse for a young girl; two-story wooden frame flat-roof commercial buildings are under construction; flag pole is in center of...
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    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Masonic Temple and [illegible]

    • Destruction from second fire on April 29, 1896 on Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; shows Masonic Temple, Second (2nd) Street, and Myers Avenue intact in background, a group of men examining the piles of debris and remains from fire, and a...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • On Bennett Avenue looking east in 1892-93

    • View east on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado (formerly Fremont prior to incorporation); street scene includes horse-drawn wagons, boardwalk, flagpole, dogs, unhaltered colt, and one and two-story flat-roof commercial wooden frame buildings...
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    • 1892 or 1893
    • Part of First Street

    • Smouldering remains along First Street from second fire on April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; three men inspect debris and destruction which includes the remains of a heating stove and two-story burned-out brick building; untouched one-story...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1896
    • Street scene, Cripple Creek

    • Row of four attached one and two-story wooden frame buildings in the business district on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, the buildings have gable and flat-roofs, plain boxed cornice, falsefronts, double-sash windows with arch radiating voussoirs,...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895]
    • Part of First St. saved from the fire

    • Destruction on First Street caused by second fire, April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; remains include stone or cement block foundations, clustered groups of high-backed chairs, tables, stool, wood commode and wagon wheels; man walks down dirt...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1896
    • Street view, Cripple Creek

    • Street scene of frame commercial buildings (possibly First (1st) Street or Carr Avenue), Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes a mine cart with railing, gunny sacks, wooden barrel, two large iron pots stacked in front of buildings on snow-covered...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek

    • Looking west on Bennett Avenue from Third (3rd )Street are one and two-story brick flat-roof commercial buildings, Cripple Creek, Colorado; buildings are decorated with cornices and pediments and many have awnings extended over storefront windows;...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1896 and 1900]
    • View after second fire

    • View northwest towards Bennett Avenue after destruction from second fire of April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; shows canvas tents on edge of debris, wood frame buildings under construction, people walking on street, crowd gathered at distant...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • Bennet [sic] Avenue - Fremont

    • Illustration depicts Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings, canvas tents, and horse-drawn wagons in street.
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Main street - Fremont

    • Illustration depicts Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado (prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek); scene includes one and two-story wooden frame flat-roof and gable roof commercial buildings (some with falsefronts), horse-drawn wagons in street, and...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Early Cripple Creek street scene

    • Street view of early Cripple Creek, Colorado; boys stands in dirt street covered with light snow in front of canvas tent and log cabins.
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    • [between 1892 and 1894]
    • Myer's Ave., Cripple Creek

    • Myers Avenue and Poverty Gulch, Cripple Creek's infamous red- light district, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one and two-story wooden frame flat-roof and gable commercial buildings, many under construction, line both sides of the street; scene includes...
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    • [1892]
    • Myers Avenue in winter, Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • View of Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one and two-story wooden frame flat-roof commercial buildings line both sides of snow covered street; horse-drawn wagon is in street and others are parked alongside boardwalk; "Topic" theater (313-315...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895 or 1896]
    • Bennett Ave.

    • Street and terrace view of one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; row of horse-drawn wagons are parked alongside sidewalk; scene includes fire hydrant, awnings, numerous signs attached to...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [beteen 1896 and 1900]
    • Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Street and terrace view of one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes man crossing street, terrace with metal railing, flyers mounted on utility poles, "G. R. Lewis & Co." sign...
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    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek early days

    • Distant view of row of one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; buildings have vertical slats and falsefronts; canvas tents (some with wooden frames) are interspersed through town.
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    • 1892
    • Third Street

    • Third Street from Myers Avenue towards "The Hill," Cripple Creek, Colorado; rows of one, two and three-story brick commercial buildings with flat roofs line the street; scene also includes boardwalk, horse-drawn wagons and carriages parked on sides...
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    • [between 1896 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view of Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado, prior to construction of terrace; scene includes boardwalks, utility poles on both sides of street, business district, and one and two-story gable and flat-roof buildings; "Silver State...
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    • [1893 or 1894]
    • Cripple Creek

    • Snow-covered street and terrace view of one and two-story wooden frame and brick flat-roof commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; horse-drawn wagons are parked in front of early fire department building; scene includes...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Winter in Cripple Creek

    • Rows of one and two-story flat-roof wooden frame commercial buildings (many with false fronts) on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; horse-drawn wagon frame, possibly an ox wagon, loaded with timber, wooden and metal barrels is on dirt road;...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • 1892 November 24
    • Fremont, Cripple Creek Dist.

    • View of Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado, July 14, 1892, prior to incorporation of town and area as Cripple Creek, Colorado; view includes canvas tent with wooden frame, and one and two-story flat-roof wooden frame commercial buildings (some with...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • 1892
    • Cripple Creek

    • View west on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado from hillside on edge of town (formerly Fremont prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek); three men and a woman stand on hillside with direct view towards Bennett Avenue; scene includes telegraph...
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    • [1892 or 1893]
    • The Stock Exchange and First National Bank, a two story street, Bennett Ave.

    • Bruen Block, Gold Mining Stock Exchange, and First National Bank on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes stone terrace, boardwalk, and row of three attached flat-roof brick and frame commercial buildings; awnings advertise "First...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895 or 1896]
    • Bennett Ave., First Fire, Cripple Creek

    • View of Bennett Avenue near the intersection of probably 2nd (Second) Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Clouds of smoke from a fire are in the air, and crowds of people and horse-drawn wagons are in the dirt street. Commercial...
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    • 1896 April 25

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