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    • Bird's-eye view of Denver from state capitol

    • Views of buildings and landmarks in Denver and Colorado, that are numbered include: 1. Oxford Hotel Office. 2. Robertson-Doll Carriage Co. 3. Colorado Dry Goods Co. 4. Jackson-Smith Photographic Co. 5. Daniels & Fishers. [Caption below image: F.E....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1898, October
    • Railroad tracks below St. Elmo

    • A track of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad runs westbound around a steep, rocky cliff in Chalk Creek Canyon, downstream from St. Elmo (Chaffee County), Colorado, just below Cascade Falls. A passenger train is in the background with a...
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Chaffee County--1870-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Chaffee County--1870-1900.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Chaffee County--1870-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1870-1900.;...
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Ute Indian Agency, 25 miles below Ouray on the Uncompahgre River. Four Chiefs. Captain Billy on...

    • Portrait of four Native American Ute chiefs, an agent, and an interpreter at the Ute Indian Agency, twenty five miles below Ouray on the Uncompahgre River, probably San Juan County, Colorado. The people are identified as Tabuchakat, Pahant, J. B....
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Captain Billy.; Pah-ant, Ute Indian.; Tab-u-cha-kat, Ute Indian.; Thompson, J. B., Major.
    • 1878?
    • Sitting Bull

    • A group of white women poses with Native American children and men in front of a teepee in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Sioux Chief Rocky Bear stands in the left center background of the group...
    • Indians of North America--Children--1880-1890.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Women--Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Rocky Bear.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • "Peppard" fountain

    • Shows a fountain with a statue of two children and a pool below. City Park lake (Ferril Lake) and the pavilion are in the background. The statue is in memory of John & Minnie Peppard and their children.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Fountains--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Peppard, John--Monuments.; Peppard,...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • South American gauchos

    • A group of South American gauchos poses in the foreground in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The men wear narrow-brimmed hats and have scarves tied around their necks. The grandstand is in the...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Gauchos--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • 5th Royal Irish Lancers

    • The 5th Royal Irish Lancers pose in uniform in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Most of the men wear helmets with tassles hanging from the top. Some of them hold their helmets on their laps....
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Great Britain. Army Royal Irish Lancers, 5th.]; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Group of friends

    • A group of men sits on a wood railing near a horse and a burro in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. One man stands in the left midground with his arm around the burro's neck. The man holds a cigar in...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Donkeys.; Horses.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Annie Oakley

    • Phoebe Anne "Annie Oakley" Moses poses in the center foreground in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Annie Oakley, who was one of the major attractions to the show, wears a dress and a cowboy hat...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowgirls--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Oakley, Annie, 1860-1926.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Memorial to "Our Fathers" Daughters of Union Veterans

    • Shows a sundial monument in granite stone at City Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows a plaque with a man's face, below the plaque the words: "Erected in memory of our fathers by the Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War 1861-1865." carved below.
    • Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War--Commemoration.; City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Monuments.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Main St., winter 1898-9, U.S. mail on snowshoes

    • On south Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, a two-story, false fronted building on the left has a sign reading "Miner's Home Saloon." The next building, with its low false front flanking the gabled roof has a banner below its three sash windows...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.; Winter--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.
    • 1898 or 1899
    • Group of American cowboys

    • A group of American cowboys poses on horseback in a dirt arena of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The men wear cowboy hats and have scarves tied around their necks. A few of the men wear sheepskin chaps. Several...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Syrians

    • A group of Syrian performers poses in front of a large tent in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear turbans on their heads. A young man raises another young man doing a hand-stand into the air above his head. Four of the...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Acrobats--1890-1900.; Tents--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Syrians.
    • 1899
    • View of James Peak (prints)

    • The remains of a log cabin stand in the foreground on the edge of a clearing, possibly below Yankee Doodle Lake in Boulder County, looking toward James Peak in the distance. James Peak stands at the intersection of Gilpin, Grand and Clear Creek...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Yankee Doodle Lake (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Hills--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1920.; Log cabins--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1920.; Tree stumps--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1920.
    • [between 1898 and 1920?]
    • Tony Esquival

    • Tony Esquivel, a champion vaquero and star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses on horseback in a dirt arena for the show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. He wears leather chaps and a cowboy hat and has a scarf tied around his neck. He...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Gauchos--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Esquivel, Antonio.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Arabs

    • A group of Arabs on horseback rides through a grassy area during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear turbans and capes. Several soldiers are stopped on their horses in the right background. Those men wear helmets and carry...
    • Arabs--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1899
    • 2663 Champa St. Walters House, Five Points (Curtis Park)

    • View of the Walters House (1888; architect-Frederick C. Eberly) at 2663 Champa Street in the Five Points neighborhood (Curtis Park) of Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne residence was the home of Leonard Walter, an early Colorado livestock dealer. ...
    • Walters, Leonard--Homes & haunts.; Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Historic buildings.; Houses.; Walters, Leonard--Homes and haunts--Pictorial works.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic...
    • 1978
    • Syrians

    • Ten Syrian performers forms a three-tiered pyramid supported by one man during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear turbans on their heads. A young man stands at the top of the pyramid holding his right hand in the air and...
    • Syrians--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Acrobats--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1899
    • Black Heart and wife, Rocky Bear, Standing Bear

    • Three Sioux chiefs, including Black Heart, Rocky Bear and Standing Bear, wear feather headdresses and pose on a platform in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Black Heart's wife sits next to him in the...
    • Black Heart--Wife.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Black Heart.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Rocky Bear.; Standing Bear.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Blackhawk, Colorado

    • The lower end of Gregory Street in Blackhawk, Colorado, stands in the foreground below the Blackhawk schoolhouse and Presbyterian church. A stone wall lines the hill below the school and church. The tall back of the Fifty Gold Mines Company mill...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • V.P. Orapeza

    • Vincente P. Orapeza, a trick roper and star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses on horseback in a dirt arena for the show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. He twirls a lasso in the air above him. He wears a sombrero and a dark, bolero...
    • Trick roping--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Orapeza, Vincente.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • High School, Central City

    • The Central City High School, completed in 1870, was one of the oldest permanent High Schools in Colorado. The granite, Italianate building has a flat roof, double-bracketed cornice, tall, narrow windows, a cupola with a bell, wide overhanging...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Attack on stagecoach

    • A group of Native Americans reenacts an attack on the Deadwood Stagecoach in a dirt arena during a peformance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. A man, possibly scout John Y. Nelson, sits on top of the back of...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Historical reenactments.; Stagecoaches.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Nelson, John Young, b. 1826.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Walter Scotts, Gus Uhl

    • Two cowboys pose with their horses in a dirt arena of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Walter Scott sits on his horse's side as it lies on the ground in the left midground. Scott wears sheepskin chaps and has a...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Scott, Walter.; Uhl, Gus.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Camp barber shop

    • Two barbers stand in a barber tent in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The men wear white coats. One man leans his arm against a reclining barber chair. Several mirrors hang on the wall in the left...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Barbering--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Vincente P. Orapeza

    • Vincente Orapeza, a star trick roper in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses on horseback in a dirt arena for the show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. He wears a sombrero and a dark, bolero jacket. His pants are laced on the side seams. He...
    • Trick roping--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Orapeza, Vincente.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Cavalry charge

    • A group of riders performs a cavalry charge in a dirt arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The riders in the left midground wear light-colored uniforms, while those in the right...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horse shows.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Wedding of High Bear and Holy Blanket

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands in the left midground with a large group of Native Americans gathered for the wedding of High Bear and Holy Blanket in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Many...
    • High Bear--Marriage.; Holy Blanket--Marriage.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Cradleboard

    • Show a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard with a doll. The cradleboard is buckskin wrapped around a board and is decorated with fringe, multi-color beadwork sewn on with lazy stitch. The doll's head is possibly made of wood painted a medium...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Cradleboards--1880-1900.; Dolls--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Golden City

    • Copy of a 1860-1870 J. Bien, New York lithograph of a sketch by A.E. Mathews of Golden (Golden City), Jefferson County, Colorado, shows scattered wood frame houses, mills, sheds, businesses, fences and two bridges along Clear Creek with North and...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • [btween 1940 and 1970]
    • Sopris statue

    • A view of the Sopris statue at City Park in Denver, Colorado. The statue is of a young boy that stands on a sundial. A cement bench surrounds the statue and a man made pool is below it. The City Park Pavilion is behind the statue.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Sopris, Elizabeth Allen--Monuments.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Cavalry maze

    • A man, probably an announcer, sits on a wood platform in an arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Numerous horseback riders representing different nationalities perform a cavalry maze in...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horse shows.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Vicinity of Mountain City, Colorado

    • View looking down a hill at the vicinity of Mountain City. A telegraph pole is in the foreground of the image, along with some brush. Mines line the valley below. The area is criss-crossed with road and mine tailings. Trees cover the hills in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Colo. Yule Marble Co. quarries, Marble, Colo.

    • View southward to the Colorado Yule Marble Company quarries four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; wooden steps (stairway with railing) leads to upper adits and buildings; crane is anchored to quarry walls with pulley system below...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • Central City. Pactolve Placer 1890's

    • A long, wood platform, possibly a water flume or a walkway, is suspended by log poles in the midground at a mine below Rollinsville in Gilpin County, Colorado. A dirt road winds through the background up a hill. Several trees stand on the ridge of...
    • Flumes--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Rollinsville (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rollinsville--1930-1950.; Walkways--Colorado--Rollinsville--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • West from Bobtail Hill, December, 1898

    • A railroad track, possibly for the Gilpin Tramway, winds around the hillside in the left foreground of this view looking toward Central City in the distance. Patches of snow cover the ground. The remains of a stone building stand on the hill above...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Anglican churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Church schools--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Congregational churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.;...
    • [1898?]
    • Cody

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody poses on horseback in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody wears a wide-brimmed hat and a buckskin coat with tassles and small beads sewn on it in a pattern that forms bands of flowers. He wears...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1899
    • Webster from Kenosha Hill, D.S.P. & P.R.R.

    • A view of Denver, South Park and Pacific Railroad Company locomotive, number: "42" near Kenosha Pass (Kenosha Hill), above Webster (Park County), Colorado. Shows men on the train, tracks, rocks and trees. Wood frame buildings and a water tower are...
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Kenosha Pass (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Park County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Park County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1873 and 1889?]
    • Frank N. Hammitt, chief cowboy

    • Frank N. Hammitt, chief of the cowboys in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses on horseback in a dirt arena of the Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. He wears dark, sheepskin chaps and a cowboy hat and holds a rifle in his right...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Hammitt, Frank N.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Nevada, Colo.

    • View of Nevadaville (formerly Nevada City), Gilpin County, Colorado, dusted with snow, includes businesses, homes, ore processing sheds, wood piles, people on porches, boardwalks, Letcher Street below the dump, Kenosha Street, Main Street,...
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1887?]
    • Rough Riders, USA

    • Members of "Buffalo Bill's Congress of Rough Riders of the World" pose on horseback in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. One man sits on his horse in front of the rest of the group in the center foreground. The men all have scarves tied...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Historical reenactments.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; San Juan Hill, Battle of, 1898.
    • 1899
    • C.A. Finding residence

    • In the Finding residence in Breckenridge, Colorado, a wood table with carved, polished legs and a lower shelf has a tasseled cover with a kerosene lamp, a seashell, and a portrait in a palette shaped frame atop it. It is flanked by rocking chairs,...
    • Finding, C. A.--Homes & haunts--1890-1900.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dwellings--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.; Interiors--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Rough Riders, USA

    • Members of "Buffalo Bill's Congress of Rough Riders of the World" pose on horseback in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. One man sits on his horse in front of the rest of the group in the center foreground. The men all wear hats and have...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Historical reenactments.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; San Juan Hill, Battle of, 1898.
    • 1899
    • Cody

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody poses on horseback during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody wears a wide-brimmed hat and a buckskin coat with tassles and small beads sewn on it in a pattern that forms bands of flowers. He...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horses.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1899
    • Castle Rock, Golden

    • View southeast over Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows the town of wood frame and brick buildings below Castle Rock and South Table Mountain.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1872
    • Caribou, Colo. Mines

    • 1870s when rich ore was plentiful in the surrounding hills.; Three women stand on a hillside below the Caribou Mine near Caribou, a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado. A fourth person sits on a tree stump in the right midground. Additional...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Caribou--1880-1890.; Mine shafts--Colorado--Caribou--1880-1890.; Tailings (Metallurgy)--1880-1890.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Caribou (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Caribou--1880-1890.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Silver Plume Hook and Ladder Company Number One

    • The championship running team (hook and ladder company) poses in front of a store in Silver Plume, Colorado. Label below image includes title and: "Running Team., Championship Belt--Won at Georgetown, Colorado, July 4th, 1884. Time: 27 1-2 seconds....
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Runners (Sports)--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
    • [1884?]
    • View of Pine and Spruce Streets, Central City streets

    • View of Quartz Hill at the left, Gunnell Hill at the right, and Central City, Colorado. From top to bottom, the streets include Spruce Street, Pine Street, and Nevada Street. Mines dot Gunnell Hill. Below the mines are St. Aloysius Academy and...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1899?]
    • Sioux

    • A Sioux man, probably Chief Iron Tail, stands behind two Native American children in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Several teepees are in the background. The man and the children wear feather headdresses. The man wears a breastplate,...
    • Dakota Indians--Children.; Dakota Indians--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Iron Tail.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1899

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