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    • Agriculture - crops - fencing

    • View of fruit trees in bloom in Denver, Colorado; shows barbed wire fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Barbed wire--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fences--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Orchards--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Wathen Ranch, Stout, Colorado, Larimer County

    • View of the Wathen Ranch, Spring Canon Ranch, owned by S. A. Wathen, Stout (also known as Petra), Larimer County, Colorado, includes livestock barns, farmhouse and barbed wire fences.
    • Wathen, S. A.--Homes & haunts.; Stout (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Stout--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Manitou in winter

    • View of Manitou Springs, Colorado, in winter. Unstripped rail and barbed wire fence is in the foreground, and snowy fields with two two- story frame buildings partly obscured by trees are in the midground. Foothills are in the background. Men in...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [1878?]
    • The 1900 ft. span of the Colo. Tel. and Tel. Co. across the Arkansas River, Amity, Colo.

    • Workmen pose on a set of telephone poles near the towns of Holly and Amity (Prowers County), Colorado. A man sits in a horse drawn wagon nearby. Shows barbed wire fence and open grassland.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Prowers County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Prowers County--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Prowers County--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Aerial construction, attaching guy wire

    • Two workers hang from a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone pole in a rural area in Denver. A crew of workers on the ground tighten the guy wire. A man stands by a barbed wire fence near a sign that reads: "Otto Vogel." An...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Rocky Mountain sugar factory

    • View of the American Crystal Sugar Company factory, Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado, shows brick buildings with arched windows, silos, a smokestack with faded lettering: "Crystal Sugar," a semi truck lettered "Lee Way," behind a barbed wire and...
    • American Crystal Sugar Company--1970-1980.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1970-1980.; Rocky Ford (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Rocky Ford--1970-1980.
    • Spring 1978
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • A group of men gather on the boardwalk and on horses in front of the first building of the J. W. Hugus and Company general merchandisers and bankers, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. The wood false front building once was an army barracks...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial buildings--Colorado--Meeker--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Lariat Trail looking back towards Windy Point from Bear's Head

    • Snow covers Lariat Trail (now called Lookout Mountain Road) and hills in Jefferson County, Colorado; trees are by barbed wire fence.
    • Jefferson County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910-1920.; Winter--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910-1920.
    • 1919 January or February
    • Post office and store

    • A group of men stand outside of a single story wood post office. A store is on one side and on the opposite side is an additional store front; the sign above this doorway reads: "Agency Omaha Barbed Wire".
    • Post offices--1890-1910.; Stores & shops--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Ignacio, Colorado

    • A ranch in Ignacio, Colorado (possibly on the Ute Indian reservation). Scene includes one-story buildings (people stand on a long porch across the front of one), carriages with horses, and a barbed wire fence surrounding the compound.
    • Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1920.
    • [Between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Aerial construction, setting anchor

    • A group of workers dig a hole for a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone pole in a rural area of Colorado. The men hold shovels and tools dangle from their belts. A barbed wire fence runs along a dirt road. Shows open fields.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Oil house spur track - west side Berthoud Pass

    • The narrow gauge tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad are blocked by a wire fence near West Portal, Colorado (also known as Idlewild and Winter Park) in Grand County. A wooden fence with barbed wire on top encloses an area next to the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; West Portal (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fences--Colorado--West Portal--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--West Portal--1920-1930.
    • September, 1928
    • Storms, Monument, Colo.

    • View of broken utility poles in a field in Monument (El Paso County), Colorado. Telephone wires are draped on the ground. Shows a barbed wire fence and open field.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Storms--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.
    • 1916 January 4
    • Unidentified track scene

    • A view of an unidentified railroad tracks, possibly the Colorado Midland Railway Company, Colorado. Shows a barbed wire fence, rocky hills and mountains in the background.
    • Railroad tracks--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Man and woman at San Carlo Ranch

    • A husband and wife pose near a barbed wire fence corral at San Carlo Ranch near Parker (Parkers) (Douglas County), Colorado. Cowboys on horseback and cattle are in the pen. A house and barn are nearby.
    • San Carlo Ranch (Douglas County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Parker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cattle--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.; Cowboys--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Stretch of road built by C. S. P. crews

    • Dirt road built by inmates of the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, cuts through scrub dotted hills. Cattle graze on the slope below, where barbed wire fence follows another dirt road. Railroad tracks, power poles and lines are in the...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Roads--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Public school, Grand Lake, Colorado

    • View of public school building, Grand Lake, Colorado, shows a one-story, log building with hipped roof, projecting eaves, exposed rafters, stone chimney, rooftop vent, stone basement, timber or post supported covered entryway, and corner bell...
    • Grand Lake (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Grand Lake--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Velásquez homestead, San Rafael, Colo.

    • View of the Velásquez Homestead in San Rafael (Conejos County), Colorado. The one story territorial style adobe structure has boarded up windows on the facade and stucco crumbling from the exterior. Vigas protrude through the adobe bricks on the...
    • Velásquez family--Homes & haunts--2000-2010.; San Rafael (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses.; Abandoned buildings.; Velásquez family--Homes and haunts--Pictorial works.; Adobe houses--Colorado--San Rafael--Pictorial works.; Abandoned...
    • 1992
    • A Roarnig [sic] Fork Valley agricultural scene, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View across Roaring Fork River valley north of Carbondale, Colorado, reached via Colorado Midland Railway; shows agricultural fields, pastures, Roaring Fork River, railroad box car, and barbed wire fence, foreground.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Roaring Fork River Valley (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Barbed wire--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Croplands--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Fences--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Railroad...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Pole lines, Lakewood, Colo.

    • View of telephone poles and lines on the shoulder of a dirt road in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. A row of trees, barbed wire fence, and a shallow ditch parallel the road. Pedestrians are on the road in the distance.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Lakewood--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Lakewood--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Pole lines, Lafayette, Colo., north of

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company telephone poles near a dirt road and reservoir north of Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows barbed wire fences, trees, and fields.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Lafayette (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Lafayette--1910-1920.; Reservoirs--Colorado--Lafayette--1910-1920.; Utility...
    • 1914
    • Mrs. W. B. Vickers house

    • Six people (four women and two men) and a dog sit on rocks in the middle of the North Fork of the Platte River in Ferndale, Colorado, in Jefferson County. A barbed wire fence is strung across the bank of the river in the foreground. A small cabin...
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1890-1900.; People--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.
    • September, 1894
    • Turret, Colorado

    • View of the ghost town of Turret, Colorado in Chafee County, shows abandoned, dilapidated, frame buildings behind a barbed wire fence.
    • Turret (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Turret--1960-1970.
    •  
    • Elwood Pass, W[est]

    • View of the Elwood Pass Road in Rio Grande County or Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a dirt road in a meadow with a barbed wire fence. The San Juan Mountains are in the distance.
    • San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1970-1980.; Mountain roads--Colorado--1970-1980.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1970-1980.
    • [between 1975 and 1980?]
    • La Veta Pass

    • View of the Spanish Peaks from Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a barbed wire fence, and pine forest.
    • Huerfano County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Spanish Peaks (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Fences--Colorado--Huerfano County--1970-1980.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1975 and 1980?]
    • View of the Sneffels Range from above the Uncompahgre Valley

    • View of Mount Sneffels and the San Juan Mountains in probably Ouray County, Colorado. Shows a wooden and barbed wire fence, trees and the Uncompahgre valley.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1970-1990.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1970-1990.; Sneffels, Mount (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Fences--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1990.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1990.
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Mexican death crosses, Clover, Colo. San Isabel Forest

    • View of a Penitente wooden cross wedged in a pile of stones (a descanso) on the site of an abandoned town, Clover (Huerfano County), in the San Isabel National Forest in Colorado. The cross marks a point where a funeral procession stops on the way...
    • Hermanos Penitentes--Rites & ceremonies--1930-1940.; Clover (Huerfano County, Colo.)--1930-1940.; San Isabel National Forest (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Crosses--Colorado--Clover--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • View of Baldwin, Colo.

    • View of log cabins and abandoned or dilapidated log buildings in the mining town of Baldwin (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows utility poles, log and barbed wire fences, and a dirt road above a ravine, possibly at Ohio Creek.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dilapidated buildings--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.; Log buildings--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.
    • 1952 October 3
    • Betty Wonder Oral History

    • Betty Gallow Wonder was born July 17, 1939, in Denver, Colorado. A life-long resident of the Elyria neighborhood, she was the only child of working parents. She and many extended family members grew up and remained in the area. Betty spent most...
    • Wonder, Betty Lee, 1939-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 September 21
    • A Mountain of shale on Conn Creek near De Beque

    • Men, probably miners, stand and pose beside canvas tents near sagebrush and a barbed wire fence near De Beque and Conn Creek in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows layers of shale on a mesa.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Oil-shales--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesas--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1918?]
    • Crossings, high potential, Frederick, Colo.

    • View of telephone poles along a dirt road in Frederick (Weld County), Colorado. The poles have multiple cross arms. Shows barbed wire fences and open fields.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Frederick (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Frederick--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Frederick--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Floods

    • The flood waters of Little Dry Creek in Englewood, Colorado, possibly the floods of 1927 or 1933, have receeded; an adjacent field is covered with mud and debris including a can, and the barbed wire fence is clogged with roots and branches from the...
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Englewood--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1933?]
    • House of W. F. & Mary Byers Robinson

    • The North Fork of the Platte River flows past the Robinson's log cabin in Ferndale, Colorado, in Jefferson County. The cabin is nestled into an evergreen forest. Smoke rises from one of the chimneys of the cabin. A barbed wire fence encloses the...
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Christenson Ranch

    • "Toad," the grandson of the family, stands in a field at the Christenson Ranch in Evergreen, Colorado. A house, a log building, a barn, an automobile, and other buildings are on the other side of the barbed wire fence from the boy, who wears...
    • Evergreen (Colo.)--1900-1940.; Ranches--Colorado--1900-1940.
    • [between 1900 and 1940?]
    • Pole lines, transcontinental, east of

    • View of telephone poles positioned along a dirt road in Broomfield (Boulder County), Colorado. Each pole has multiple cross arms. Shows barbed wire fence lines, open fields, and woods.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Broomfield (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Broomfield--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company workers position a pole near a dirt road and field probably in Colorado. One man braces the pole with a prop and other workers are positioned along its length. Several of the workers wear work...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Prairie rattler by the roadside, Comanche National Grassland

    • View of a prairie rattlesnake on a fence post in the Comanche National Grasslands in Colorado. Shows the snake draped over the post and barbed wire.
    • Prairie rattlesnake--Colorado--Comanche National Grasslands--1970-1990.; Comanche National Grasslands (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Fences--Colorado--Comanche National Grasslands--1970-1990.; Prairie--Colorado--Comanche National Grasslands--1970-1990.;...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Barr Lake Rod and Gun Club

    • Two buildings make up the Barr Lake Rod & Gun Club in Barr Lake, Colorado. One is a two story, L-shaped, wood-frame structure with a false front, shingles on the roof, a gable, a stovepipe chimney, and a weathervan duck atop the false front. A...
    • Barr Lake Rod & Gun Club (Barr Lake, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Barr Lake (Colo. : Reservoir)--1910-1920.; Hunting & fishing clubs--Colorado--Barr Lake--1910-1920.; Organizations' facilities--Colorado--Barr Lake--1910-1920.
    • [1910?]
    • Near Mancos

    • Pines and barbed wire fence edge Highway 160 near Mancos (Montezuma County), Colorado; barns and mesas are in the distance.
    • Montezuma County (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fences--Colorado--Montezuma County--1920-1940.; Roads--Colorado--Montezuma County--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Cattle ranch

    • View of a ranch probably in Garfield County, Colorado; beef and longhorn cattle and a calf stand by a barbed wire fence and a man on a horse.
    • Texas longhorn cattle--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beef cattle--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Cowboys--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Warehouses

    • Cars are parked near a warehouse on 13th (Thirteenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Barrels are stacked behind a barbed wire fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Barrels--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Warehouses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]

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