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    • 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.
    • Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; Deserts--Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; Mesas--Four Corners Region--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • 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...
    • Painted Desert (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Petrified Forest National Park (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Monuments & memorials--Arizona--Petrified Forest--1900- 1910.; National parks & reserves--Arizona--1900-1910.; Petrified forests--Arizona--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1910]
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 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...
    • Mesa County Poor Farm--Buildings--1920-1930.; Redlands (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Almshouses--Colorado--Redlands--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • 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.
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1890-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1891 and 1900?]
    • 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...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Flattop Mountain (Grand County and Larimer County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Larimer County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Rocky Mountain...
    • 1955 July
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [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...
    • St. James Methodist Church (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • 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.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • [1947 January 20]
    • Gregory Diggings monument plan

    • The proposal for the Gregory's Diggings monument to commemorate John Gregory's discovery of gold in Clear Creek Canyon is laid out on the hillside. On the left is a post with a sign that reads "Speed Limit 12 mi. per hour Keep Muffler Closed" and a...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1932?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880-1900]
    • Cinnamon Pass E. near summit

    • View of an abandoned wooden aerial tramway mining tower on Cinnamon Pass in probably Hinsdale County, Colorado. Shows the barren rocky San Juan mountains with snow.
    • Hinsdale County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1970-1980.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--1970-1980.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1970-1980.; Ruins--Colorado--1970-1980.
    • [between 1975 and 1980?]
    • Pearl Mountain and other Elk Range Peaks rising above the headwaters of Castle Creek

    • View of Pearl Mountain and the Elk Range in Gunnison County, Colorado. Shows a narrow, deep valley, barren mountains, talus, and a dirt road with switchbacks.
    • Elk Mountains (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Pearl Mountain (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Mountain roads--Colorado--Gunnison County--1970-1990.; Valleys--Colorado--Gunnison County--1970-1990.
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • 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.
    • Knife Edge Road (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mountain roads--Colorado--1920-1930.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roads--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1923 and 1931?]
    • Engineer - Yvonne Pass summit

    • View of Engineer Mountain and North and South Engineer (Yvonne) Pass in Ouray County or Hinsdale County, Colorado. Shows a barren mountain landscape with patches of snow. A dirt road and an abandoned mine are in the distance.
    • Engineer Mountain (Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Engineer Pass (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mountains--Colorado--1970-1980.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1970-1980.
    • [between 1975 and 1980?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • 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...
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Buttes--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Surveyors--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
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    • 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?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Mount of the Holy Cross, ascending the Cross, looking up

    • Three men stand on a snowbank of Mount of the Holy Cross, Eagle County, Colorado. Shows a barren rocky slope.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Holy Cross, Mount of the (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.
    • [18]97 August 15
    • 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?]
    • Pearl Pass

    • View of the dirt road on Pearl Pass in Gunnison County, Colorado. Shows a narrow shelf road on a barren slope. Snow covers the road.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Pearl Pass (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mountain roads--Colorado--Gunnison County--1970-1980.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Gunnison County--1970-1980.
    • [between 1975 and 1980?]
    • 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?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1903
    • 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.
    • Glacial landforms--Alaska--1910-1920.; Boulders--Alaska--1910-1920.; Streams--Alaska--1910-1920.
    • [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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1930-1950.; Maintenance & repair--Colorado--Central City--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • 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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    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1899?]
    • 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]
    • 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]
    • 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.
    • Durango (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Airports--Colorado--Durango--1930-1940.
    • 1932
    • St. Aloysine Academy at Central City

    • The St. Aloysius Convent and School, a boarding and day school, was opened in 1875 by the Sisters of St. Aloysius. The Victorian building sits on a barren hillside and is a two story structure with arched windows and a large cupola topped with a...
    • St. Aloysius Convent & School (Central City, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1879?]
    • The summit of Pikes Peak

    • A view of area around the summit of Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado shows snow fields, rock outcrops and barren areas above timberline.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mountains--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--[1910-1930]; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • The summit of Pikes Peak

    • A view of the summit of Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado shows sightseers on the top of the mountain near a boulder field in a barren landscape above timberline. A man inspects a railed off area.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mountains--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.; Tourists--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • St. Mary's Church, Central City

    • St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church is in the foreground on Pine Street in Central City, Colorado. The two story Parish/Penrose House is next to the church, and has a mansard roof, dormer windows, two bay windows, and a porch. Two smaller,...
    • St. Aloysius Convent & School (Central City, Colo.)--1900-1940.; St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church (Central City, Colo.)--1900-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1900-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1900-1940.
    • [between 1900 and 1935?]
    • 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
    • Mr. Sam Jaffe & Miss Ruth Gordon on hill behind Opera House, Central City, Colo.

    • Two actors, a man and a woman, from the Central City Play Festival walk together down the hill outside of the Opera House in Central City, Colorado. The woman wears a white, buttoned coat, trousers, and a bandana over her head. The man wears...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • 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?]
    • 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.
    • Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1930-1940.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1930-1940.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.; Rivers--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1930-1940.
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    • Man near log cabin

    • A man stands with his dog by the front door of a log building probably in Colorado. Household objects are scattered near the house. The man wears a hat. The landscape is barren, mountains are in the distance.
    • Log buildings--Colorado--1890-1910.; Men--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1896?]
    • 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
    • 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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    • 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...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Longmont (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Longmont--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Longmont--1950-1960.
    • 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...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1903 and 1920?]

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