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    • Mt. Adams and Jefferson

    • A view of Mount Adams and Mount Jefferson in Coos County, New Hampshire. Shows barren summits and forests below timberline. A cloud of smoke rises from the woods.
    • Adams, Mount (N.H.)--1880-1910.; Coos County (N.H.)--1880-1910.; Jefferson, Mount (N.H.)--1880-1910.; Mountains--New Hampshire--Coos County--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Central City fire dept.

    • Members of the Central City Fire Department, who include an African American, stand in a large semicircle in the middle of Main Street in Central City, Colorado. They wear rolled up shorts over their long underwear and their arms are folded across...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets.; Fire fighters.
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    • Virginia City, Montana

    • View of Virginia City, looking north in (Madison County) Montana. Shows a rocky barren landscape with a gulch, a main street lined with frame buildings, log buildings and fences at the foot of Alder Gulch, a placer mining district.
    • Alder Gulch (Madison County, Mont.)--1870-1880.; Virginia City (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Hydraulic mining--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.;...
    • [1871.]
    • Alta

    • A lone building stands next to a pile of tailings amidst the ruins of the mining town of Alta, Colorado (now a ghost town) in San Miguel County. Boards and debris litter the foreground and the barren hillside.
    • Alta (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Alta--1970-1980.
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    • Snow bank on the line of the Argentine

    • View of Argentine Central Railway tracks at 13,500 feet on Mount McClellan in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows a barren mountainous landscape with snow fields and mountain peaks in the distance.
    • Argentine Central Railway Company--1900-1920.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; McClellan, Mount (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1900-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1912?]
    • Aurora, Colorado

    • In this aerial view of Aurora, Colorado, the grid shape of the city streets is clear. Large trees grow in the city, but the landscape beyond the settled portions is flat and barren.
    • Aurora (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Autumn

    • Shows a field in autumn with barren trees and litter, Colorado.
    • Autumn--Colorado--1900-1910.; Trees--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • "Badlands" on Wind River, Wyo.

    • Panoramic view of sedimentary rock formations identified as "Badlands", probably in Fremont County, Wyoming. Shows layered strata on steep rock hillsides. Sagebrush and grass are on sandy, barren ground.
    • Badlands--Wyoming--Fremont County--1870-1900.; Fremont County (Wyo.)--1870-1900.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Fremont County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Hay ranch on the Bear River

    • Distant view of hay or alfalfa fields in Bear River (probably Yampa River) valley, Routt County, near Steamboat Springs, Colorado; lush hay fields bordered by barren hills, cottonwood trees lining Bear River.
    • Bear River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Alfalfa--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Hay--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1908 and 1915]
    • Virgin lands of Bloomfield, N. M.

    • View of barren land near Bloomfield, New Mexico. The desert landscape is surrounded by a wire fence.
    • Bloomfield (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Deserts--New Mexico--1900-1920.; Fences--New Mexico--Bloomfield--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915]
    • The crater under Longs Peak

    • Four men stand and sit on boulders with a view of Longs Peak, Boulder County, Colorado. Shows rocky, barren ground with a pool and snow in the mountain crevasses.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Longs Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Craters--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Plateau & mtns. (Burns, Colo.?)

    • Panoramic view of the barren landscape near (possibly) Burns, Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Burns (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Headland, Colorado Basin

    • Members of the survey crew with beards and wide-brimmed hats pose on barren sandy ground in probably Utah. Shows eroded sandstone pillars and a butte in what is identified as the "headland" of the Colorado Basin.
    • Buttes--Utah--1870-1880.; Deserts--Utah--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Utah--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
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    • Two men look into desert canyon

    • Men stand by a capstone formation and look into a forested canyon, probably in Colorado or Utah; barren hills comprise the far side of the valley.
    • Canyons--1920-1940.; Rock formations--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • View on the Florence, Cañon City & Royal Gorge Ry.

    • View of barren ridges with dirt road or grading in a Colorado valley from the Florence, Cañon City and Royal Gorge Railway, a proposed electric railway never completed except for grading.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [1906 or 1907]
    • The Nubble, York, Maine

    • The Cape Neddick Light Station includes the Cape Neddick Lighthouse (Nubble Light) and the keepers two story house, on a barren rocky island (the Nubble), at the end of Nubble Point near the tip of Cape Neddick in York (York County), Maine. Shows...
    • Cape Neddick Light Station--1900-1910.; Cape Neddick (Me.)--1900-1910.; Nubble Point (Me.)--1900-1910.; York (Me. : Town)--1900-1910.; Capes (Coasts)--Maine--York--1900-1910.; Houses--Maine--York--1900-1910.; Lighthouses--Maine--York--1900-1910.
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    • Caribou, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of dilapidated frame buildings and ruins of the stone Potosi Mine Boarding House in Caribou (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows a barren depression in a mountain valley, rocks and timber debris. Mount Thorodin is in the distance.
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Thorodin Mountain (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Caribou--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Caribou--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Caribou--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Soda Spring, Currant Creek, Colorado

    • People and an uncovered horse drawn wagon pose at the top of a hill at a hot springs on Currant Creek in Park County or Delta County, Colorado. The hill is a barren slope of rocks and loose dirt. Trees are on nearby hillsides.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1870-1890.; Springs--Colorado--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Main Street, Central City

    • View looking south down unpaved Main Street in Central City, Colorado, at about 9:00 a.m. The buildings consist of one and two-story clapboard storefronts with false fronts and rectangular windows. The street is littered with building materials,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Central City Masonic building

    • The Central City Masonic building is a three story, brick structure with gabled roof, chimneys, arched windows with open shutters and arched entryways in Central City, Colorado. The words over the doors read "Sessler-Sauer" and "WW Tiffany."...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View overlooking Central City, Colorado. The barren hillside is dotted with houss and mines. Main Street is in the center of the photograph surrounded by wood-frame houses. The Old City Hall Building and the A.O.U.W. building are in the center of...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1880.
    • [between 1865 and 1874]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Panorama of Central City, Colorado. In the foreground a man sits on the ground and looks away from the camera toward the city. Landmarks include Central City School. The barren hills surround the town.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1879]
    • Central City

    • View of Central City, Colorado; shows Main Street, the Teller House, and St. James' Methodist Church. Houses surround the town, with barren hills in the background.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1877]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of buildings on a hillside in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows the stone, two-story High School building with a bell tower and an iron fence, brick and frame commercial buildings on a dirt street, and houses on a barren hillside....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • [1873?]
    • Central City, Colorado, looking s. west

    • View of frame houses and probably commercial buildings on a hillside in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows multi-story buildings, fallen timber on a barren hillside, a house with gingerbread details, snow on a steep slope, and mine...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • [1873?]
    • Firemans Day

    • Crowds cover the sidewalks and people hang out of the windows of the buildings of Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, to watch the fireman's races. Many of the spectators wear hats and wave American flags. A large striped arch stretches...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Crowds--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Central City water supply

    • The Central City, Colorado, water supply wagon, which delivered water to the city from the eighteen seventies to the mid-eighties, when the city's water pipes were laid. The wagon, which is drawn by two teams of mules, stands next to the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Central City--1870-1890.; Water supply--Colorado--Central City--1870-1890.
    • [between 1871 and 1888?]
    • Central City

    • View of Central City, Colorado; shows Main Street, the Teller House, and St. James' Methodist Church. Houses surround the town; barren hills are in the background. After the fire of 1874, reconstruction of the town began immediately. The town...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]

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