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    • Central City, Colorado

    • Aloysius Academy, a Catholic school, stands on Gunnell Hill in the left background.; The lower portions of Eureka and High streets in Central City, Colorado, run through the right foreground. A railroad track winds around the hillside below the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Shay no. 14 on the Colorado Central

    • A view of Colorado Central Shay locomotive number 14 and open passenger cars near Central City (Teller County), Colorado. Signs on the side of the passenger cars read "narrow gauge steam railroad."
    • Colorado Central Railroad (1974-)--1970-1980.; Central City (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Railroads--Colorado--Central City--1970-1980.
    • 1974
    • Colorado Obituary Project 1969-1990, Revised

    • The Colorado Obituary Project is a statewide index of approximately 50,000 non-Denver obituaries mostly from the 1970s through 1990. Researchers may request a copy of the full text obituary through the Western History and Genealogy Department.
    • Colorado--Genealogy--Indexes.;Obituaries--Colorado--Indexes.;Registers of births, etc.--Colorado.
    •  
    • Central City Opera House First Ushers 1932

    • Five men, all ushers at the Central City Opera House's first opening in 1878, pose in front of the stone opera house in Central City, Colorado. Standing, from left, are Bud Johnson and Morgan Laird, who was a member of the Central City school board...
    • Ushers--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera Houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Armfield, Harry.; Johnson, Bud.; Laird, Morgan.; Lake, Harry H. 1860-1952.
    • [1932?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • stairs extends down the hill from the academy to the Catholic church (later the site of St. Mary's of the Assumption Church built in 1892). Numerous brick buildings stand along Main Street in the midground, including the Temple of Fashion, an...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Eureka Street, Central City

    • Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado, is crowded with cars and jeeps in a view that looks toward Central Hill. Four people sit in a jeep in the foreground. A man smoking a cigarette drives the jeep; another man wearing a hat, glasses, and...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Flags--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.
    • 1965
    • Central City, Colorado

    • and residence of Harley B. Morse, the Central City Daily Register building, Washington Hall, the residence of William M. Roworth, St. James Methodist Church, residences of Henry M. Teller (one of Colorado's first senators), and Willard Teller....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • [between 1865 and 1870?]
    • Central City

    • Stereographic view of a locomotive of the Colorado Central Railroad looking toward Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado in the distance. A man stands with hands on hips at the side of the locomotive, and another man leans against the front of...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1900.; Colorado Central Railroad Company.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Central City

    • Image of the Colorado Central Railroad train upon its arrival in Central City, Colorado. In the foreground is the train. Several men dressed in suits and hats stand in front of the locomotive. The train's engineer sits in the cab. In the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Colorado Central Railroad Company.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)
    • 1878
    • Winter view of Central City, 1899

    • Main Street in Central City, Colorado, is covered with a blanket of snow. St. Mary's Catholic Church is in the left midground. The Teller House, named for Henry M. Teller, one of Colorado's first senators, is in the left background across Eureka...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.;...
    • [1899?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • and the grocery and provision store of Mason M. Seavey. In the right center foreground is the wood-frame building with a false front that housed the Chinese laundry shop where a fire started May 21, 1874 and destroyed most of the business section...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • [between 1864 and 1870?]
    • Central City. 1860-1869

    • Several storefronts face Main and Eureka streets in early day Central City, Colorado, probably in the early 1860s. Among the businesses are a clothing store, a hardware store and a concert hall with billiard rooms. Several horse-drawn wagons travel...
    • Horse-drawn vehicles--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Billiard rooms--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Building construction--Colorado--Central City--1860- 1870.; Clothing stores--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Pine Street, Central City

    • View down Pine Street into Central City, Colorado, where the dirt road is the focal point of the photograph. Vegetation, masonry walls, fences, and telephone posts line the road. A two-story, brick, flat-roofed home with rectangular windows is on...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Colorado Central narrow gauge

    • View of Colorado Central (narrow gauge railway) engine number 44, on the back of a tractor trailer truck in Central City (Teller County), Colorado. Spectators stand on the street. Signs on buildings read "Armory Hall", "The Central Story, an...
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--Equipment & supplies--1960-1970.; Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.; Trucks--Colorado--Central...
    • 1968
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 19, 1914 July 11

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19140711
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Lawrence Street are the Raynolds beehive, the Granite House hotel and the Knights of Pythias building. The next section of the block includes a hardware store and the Central City Register-Call building. The American House and Turner Hall are in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • [between 1878 and 1900?]
    • General View of Central City, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Train of Colorado & Southern stopped at depot. Landmarks: the Teller House, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and Central City school.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1900-

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado; shows businesses, homes, tailings piles, and mines.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1910-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1910-1930.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1910-1930.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Central City--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • horse and buggy and a wagon are stopped on Eureka Street in front of the Eclipse Livery and Stables across from the new school building.; The Clark Elementary School is under construction on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. St.Paul's...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.;...
    • [1901?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • below the high school is the future site of the Central City elementary school, built in 1901 and called the Clark School.; St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high school stand in the right midground on High Street in Central...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • St. James Methodist Church

    • St. James Methodist Church is behind several wood frame structures with gabled roofs on Eureka Street in Central City. Completed in 1872, the church, which is constructed of granite, has a front tower and gothic windows. The cast houses, where...
    • 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.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Mountain City, Packard Gulch

    • Part of a railroad track winds around a hillside above Mountain City in the right foreground and continues on to Central City in the distance. Mountain City was on the outskirts of Central City and was never considered its own municipality. Several...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • View of Central City area, 1899

    • Several houses stand at the upper end of Eureka Street at the base of a snow-covered hill in Central City, Colorado. Workers shovel snow from the tracks of the Gilpin Tramway in the distance, possibly after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Digging--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Narrow-gage...
    • [1913?]
    • Main Street, Central City streets

    • A winter view of the intersection of Main Street and Eureka streets in Central City, Colorado; signs read "Head Quarters Lager Beer Saloon," "Bookstore," "Bank," "Wholesale & Retail Dry Goods," and "Central Overland California & Pike's Peak Express...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • 1862
    • Central City

    • Panoramic view of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Landmarks: the Teller House, Central City Opera House, and St. James's Methodist Church. Signs: "Teller House" and "Temple of Fashion Dry Goods Carpets."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1879 and 1880?]
    • 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]
    • View of Colorado Central Narrow Gauge Railway yards

    • A winter view of the Colorado Central Narrow Gauge railyards shows the one-story Central City building and the one story Black Hawk building. The Central City building has a gabled roof, a window, and a sign that reads "Central City 8475 Ft above...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--Central City--1950-1970.; Railroads--Colorado--Central City--1950-1970.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Black Hawk

    • View is west up Gregory Gulch, Black Hawk, Colorado and shows: Colorado Central R.R. tracks in near foreground, large empty site where Chas. Leitzman's Blacksmith shop used to be (notice chimney stack), Scobey's Saloon, Black Hawk Cracker Works,...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Colorado Central Railroad Company.
    • [188-?]
    • Central City, Colorado, schools [graphic]

    • View of Central City's two public schools. The oldest school building, Central City School, sits to the right of St. Paul's Episcopal church on First High Street. The school was completed in 1870 and was used to all grades until 1881. In 1902, it...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.
    • [1902?]
    • Central City Opera House

    • View of the Central City Opera House, a stone building with a central shingled mansard style roof with an oculus and two smaller pyramidal, hipped roofs in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The opera house has arched windows, a balcony, and...
    • Central City Opera House--1870-1880.; Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Educational facilities--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Religious education--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • 1879?
    • Interior Teller House

    • A large wooden case with glass panels and "Gilpin Miner" painted on it is in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado. Minerals sit on the cabinet shelves. An antique telephone and a desk with two lamps on it and several chairs in front of it...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1860

    • Several large buildings stand along Main Street in early day Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Gold was first discovered in the region by John H. Gregory in 1859 and spurred the town's growth. Additional buildings stand along Eureka Street...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Log...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • Houses line the hillside above St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high school, both in the right background. A corner of the Teller House juts into the left midground. A log pole stands in the center foreground. A building in...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1899 and 1901?]
    • Hall of Central City Lodge #2, I.O.O.F., Central City, Colo.

    • Seven women gather around the Grand Sire of the Independent Order of Odd fellows in Central City, Colorado. The man wears a suit, with a pin on his jacket. He holds a piece of paper in his left hand and writes on it with a pen in his right hand....
    • Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Lodge No. 2 (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Snow in Central City

    • background. A telephone or telegraph pole stands on the street corner.; Huge piles of snow stand in front of the First National Bank at the corner of Eureka and Main street in Central City, Colorado, after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. A...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952--Homes & haunts--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Central City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.
    • [1913]
    • Dinner at the Central City Opera House

    • Lodge members sit at long dining tables on the floor and the stage of the Central City Opera House, in Central City, Colorado. Empty plates, glasses, and silverware are on the table. The guests look toward the balcony, as if listening to a speech....
    • Central City Opera House--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Audiences--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Dining rooms--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Interiors--1890-1900.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Central City First National Bank, Colorado

    • A map hangs on the wall behind the man in the right midground. A "Checks" window stands in the left midground.; Two men stand near the "Gold" window inside the First National Bank at the corner of Eureka and Main streets in Central City, Colorado....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Banking--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Gold--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.; Scales--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Sleepy Hollow funeral

    • People, horse-drawn coaches, and hearses crowd Eureka Street, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, in a procession honoring 14 gold miners drowned in the Sleepy Hollow and Americus Mine flood; pall bearers carry a coffin in the foreground. The...
    • Americus Mine (Central City, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Sleepy Hollow Mine (Central City, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Funeral processions--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Central...
    • 1895
    • Snow, December 5, 1913, Central City, Colorado

    • An unidentified man stands under the City Hall sign on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. Huge piles of snow line the side of the cleared sidewalk. The Central City Opera House stands in the left...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; City & town halls--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Opera...
    • [1913]
    • Gilpin County Courthouse, Central City, Colo.

    • View of the old Gilpin County Courthouse located at 203 Eureka Street, Central City, Colo. The simple Italianate style structure has decorative brackets, round arched windows, pressed and corned brick and is dominated by square corner towers with a...
    • Gilpin County Courthouse (Central City, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Gilpin County Administration Center (Central City, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Courthouses--Colorado--Central City--2000-2010.; Central City (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Gilpin County Courthouse (Central...
    • 2002
    • Central City council

    • The mayor and councilmen of Central City, Colorado, gather around an antique stove to discuss business. One of the councilmen holds a set of city maps. A balding councilman with glasses and a pinkie ring, sits to the right. The mayor of Central...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; City council members--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Central City, Colorado 1900-

    • in the right foreground. Houses line the streets in the background. Mine shafthouses dot the hills in the distance.; St. Mary's Catholic Church stands on Pine Street in the left midground in Central City, Colorado. The Teller House is in the center...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Armories--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Methodist...
    • [between 1899 and 1900?]
    • Central City Parade: Harold Johnson, our head wrangler's son Chet Johnson packing the beer

    • Chet Johnson rides a pony and leads a burro packing a beer keg in the Roundup Riders of the Rockies parade in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. He wears a cowboy hat, jeans and a vest. Spectators stand on a sidewalk near the Central City...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Beer--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Children riding horses--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Donkeys--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Pack...
    • 1954 July
    • Central City, Colorado 1890-1899

    • foreground on Main Street. Houses line the streets in the background. Mine shafthouses dot the hills in the distance.; St. Mary's Catholic Church stands on Pine Street in the left midground in Central City, Colorado. The Teller House is in the left...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Armories--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1899 and 1900?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • other neighborhoods are in the background. In the far right midground on High Street are St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high school.; The top of the glass conservatory at the back of the Teller House in Central City,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • Central City, Colorado, 1900-

    • advertisement for "Dry Climate Cigars" painted on its side.; Several buildings face Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, including the Knights of Pythias building, a hardware store, the First National Bank and the Teller House. St. James...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Central City (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Courthouses--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Central...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Central City parade

    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies members ride horseback in a parade on Eureka Street in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Riders carry "3R" banners and a Colorado state flag. Spectators line the sidewalks. Shows St. James' Methodist church, the...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Entertainment--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Horses--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.;...
    • [1958?]
    • Central City, Colorado. 1860-1869 (Prints)

    • Central City, Colorado, is shown during its early days in the 1860's in this view. John H. Gregory first discovered gold in the Gregory Diggings in 1859 which started the gold rush to the area. Buildings line the dirt streets of the mining town,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Armory Hall, Central City

    • Winter scene of muddy Main Street and the exterior of Armory Hall in Central City, Colorado; shows steel water tanker hitched to six teams of horses, and firemen standing in front of the Armory Hall which serves as the Central City Fire Department.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire stations--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1900?]
    • Exterior Central City Opera House

    • Exterior view of the facade of Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Architectural features: twin towers, a mansard roof, a balcony with spindles, arched windows and entrances, and an oculus. Signs: "Opera House,"...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Theatrical posters--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1932

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