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    • White Mtns. from Petrified Forest, No. 3

    • Petrified Forest, Arizona; view of open barren expanse (possibly part of Painted Desert) with White Mountains in distant background; shows pieces of petrified logs scattered over barren hills. The forest became a naational monument in 1906, a...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1905 and 1910]
    • Badlands N. M. near 4 corners

    • View of barren rock mesas in New Mexico, near Four Corners. A dirt road or path leads through the mesas over a sandy desert landscape dotted with scrub bushes.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1908
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1882 January
    • Poor Farm

    • View of the Mesa County Poor Farm in Redlands (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows a brick, flat-roofed, two-story building with an enclosed porch, and a pediment above a staircase and entrance. A frame house is nearby, with a dormer window, a covered...
    • Dean, Frank E., photographer.
    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • Down the ladder off the continental divide towards Sprague's Lodge

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies traverse a high alpine slope and steep switchbacks on a trail ride near the Continental Divide on Flattop Mountain in Larimer County, Colorado. Some of the men walk and lead their horses; others ride...
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    • 1955 July
    • Gilpin County Court House

    • Exterior view of the Gilpin County Court House under construction in Central City, Colorado. Wood frame houses and commercial buildings are across the street from the construction project. St. James' Methodist Church is to the right of the court...
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    • 1899
    • 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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • 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.
    • Hubbard, V. L.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • 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,...
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    • 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."...
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    • 1868
    • Central City fireman's tournament

    • Crowds sit on and in front of the buildings on Main Street to watch the firemans' tournament in Central City, Colorado. A brass band is in the street in the foreground. The First National Bank Block, which has a plaque reading "First National Bank...
    • Martin, Alexander, d. 1929.
    • [1883?]
    • Hermanos Penitentes procession

    • Men, members of the Hermanos Penitentes, bear crosses in a Good Friday procession in Las Animas County, Colorado. One man without a shirt flagellates himself on the back and bleeds; others kneel or stand and observe. Adobe structures and fenced...
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    • 1896
    • Indian and dead horse

    • A Native American man, probably in Northern New Mexico, squats near a skinned dead horse. The man holds a knife near one of horses legs. A saddled horse stands nearby. The landscape is barren with hills in the distance.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mountain, New Mexico

    • View of a mountain in Northern New Mexico. Shows a barren landscape with a field of grass and a stand of trees in the distance.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • From Second street westward along Myers Ave., Cripple Creek

    • View westward toward barren Myers Avenue, from Second (2nd) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes fire hydrant with attached hose, dirt street, and distant view of one-story wooden frame buildings.
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    • [January 20, 1947]
    • Pikes Peak Railroad above timberline

    • View of a barren snow-covered landscape above timberline on Pikes Peak and a Manitou and Pikes Peak railroad engine and car in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows passengers and railroad personnel. The "4" is painted on the engine.
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1891 and 1900?]
    • Myers Ave. looking east from 2nd St.

    • View east on Myers Avenue from Second (2nd) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes barren dirt street, side view of two-story brick flat-roof commercial building (former saloon), parked automobile and snow-covered hillside.
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    • [1947 January 20]
    • Chocolate Butte, Paria Creek, Arizona

    • Two men, survey crew members in hats and pants tucked into tall leather boots, stand on barren sandy ground in Coconino County, Arizona. Shows an eroded sandstone pillar identified as "Chocolate Butte" and eroded slopes in probably Paria Creek...
    • Bell, William, 1830-1910.
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    • Alaska

    • View of a mostly barren landscape in Alaska. A stream flows through an area of glacial till and boulder fields. Forest is in the distance.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A one story, clapboard house with a side gable is partly visible on the crest of a hill in Central City, Colorado. The house has a walk-out basement with a door, rectangular windows, a paneled door with a makeshift tin roof over the top, and a...
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    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • 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...
    • Chamberlin, W. C.
    • [between 1865 and 1874]
    • Durango airport

    • A car drives along a barren plain that serves as the airport for the town of Durango, Colorado, in La Plata County. A windsock and two horses are in the background.
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    • 1932
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Photograph of Central City, Colorado that overlooks a mine in the foreground, a dirt road with two vintage cars on it, and mine tailings on the hillside. Wood-frame houses and electricity poles dot the hillside. The lower hill is barren, and the...
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    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Green River

    • View of the location of the old Lombard Ferry and ford on the Oregon Trail in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Shows the placid Green River with a few trees on either shore in a mostly barren landscape.
    • Kopac, Emil.
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    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado, from the north. Along Main Street, which is in the center of the photograph, are several landmarks, including the Mullen Building, the Howley Block, the I.O.O.F. Building, the Roworth Building, the Harris Block, the...
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    • [between 1890 and 1896?]
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. 2-8-0, # 638, Longmont, Colo.

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway locomotive number 638 pulls a freight train near Longmont (Weld County), Colorado. The locomotive travels through a barren landscape, a dark cloud of smoke billows from the stack. A wooden signal shack is near...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1958 October 11
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado, from the west. Main Street is in the foreground. The landmarks include the Harris Block, the First National Bank Block, the Schonecker & Mack Building, the Van Deren Building, and the Hawley Block. St. Mary's of...
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    • [between 1903 and 1920?]
    • Wind River Peak

    • An man with a rifle sits on a log that has fallen into an unidentified lake in Sublette or Fremont County, Wyoming. Dead trees, boulders and a barren slope are nearby. Wind River Peak is in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • 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.
    • Perry & Bohm.
    • [between 1870 and 1879]
    • Looking northeast from 443 Main St.

    • Bird's eye view northeast on Main Street near 4th (Fourth) Street, Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a sparsely settled business area with a boardwalk. "Harrington Bliss & Co." sign is attached to one-story wood frame, falsefront building. The...
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    • 1884
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado, overlooking the roofs of the town. The Teller House is to the left, and the Opera House is in the center of the photograph. Behind them is Spruce Street. St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church is to the left...
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    • [between 1893 and 1900?]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Homestake mine, South Dakota

    • View shows a barren hill identified as part of the Homestake mine, Lawrence County, South Dakota.
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    • 1905
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado, from the north. Along Main Street, which is in the center of the photograph, are several landmarks, including the Mullen Building, the Howley Block, the I.O.O.F. Building, the Roworth Building, the Harris Block, the...
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    • [between 1890 and 1896?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Image of Central City, Colorado, taken at the turn of the century from the southwest. In the foreground is the ball park, railroad tracks, and the train depot. A black puff of smoke rises from the train as it arrives at the depot. Along Main...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910.]
    • Eureka Street, Central City streets

    • Wood-frame one and two story houses line Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Pipe and equipment are in a field beneath a rocky, barren hill in the foreground. A horse-drawn buggy travels along Eureka Street. West High Street is in the...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • St. James Methodist Church

    • St. James Methodist Church is at the intersection of County Road Street and Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. Three clapboard structures, one of which has a false front, are on the intersection across the street from the church. A house that...
    • Newbury, Samuel S.
    • 1934
    • Gilpin County Mines outside of Central City

    • Image of a barren slope outside of Central City, Colorado. The hill is covered with mines and mine tailings. Several dirt roads are in the center of the photograph. Poles and electricity lines run between the various mines. A few trees are...
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    • [between 1880-1900]
    • Road repair - views along road to Mesa Verde

    • A dirt road switchbacks up the shrub-covered hillside to Mesa Verde National Park. Portions of the hill in the foreground are covered in dirt and rocks and are barren of shrubs. Snowcapped peaks are on the horizon.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1923 and 1931?]
    • Gregory Street, Central City streets

    • View looking east over Gregory Street storefronts in Central City, Colorado. Behind the storefronts to the left is the steeple of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Central City School is behind it. The barren hills serve as a backdrop to the...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Gregory Street, Central City streets

    • View of Central City, Colorado, overlooking the town from Central Hill. A mine, its tailings, and the tracks for the ore cars sit on the barren hill in the foreground. St. Aloysisus' Convent and School is behind the mine. Below in the gulch is...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1905 and 1912?]
    • 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.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Main Street, Central City streets

    • Turn of the century view of Central City, Colorado, taken from the south; shows Armory Hall, Old City Hall, the A.O.U.W. Building, and the Meyer Building. The opposite side of the street includes, the Partelli Block with "Luxury of Life Dry...
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    • 1903
    • 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...
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
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    • Quartz Hill and Central City, Colorado

    • View of Quartz Hill and Central City, Colorado. The town sits below the barren hill. Spruce Street is to the far right, and Pine Street is to its left. St. Mary's Church is in the left foreground. On the far left side of the photograph are...
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    • [between 1890 and 1899?]

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