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    • 1. Memphis Mine Dump on road N. of Ouray 2. Memphis mine 3. Memphis boarding house

    • Memphis Mine and boarding house on the cliffs of Cascade Mountain, Paquin Mining District, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Memphis Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1910-1940.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1910-1940.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Ouray County--1910-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1910-1940.
    • [between 1910 and 1940?]
    • 1930 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.6

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1930
    • [A]rizona, the Grand Canyon, looking up from Bissell's Point

    • View from what is identified as Bissell's Point at Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, in a reproduction of a cabinet card displayed probably on a wall. Shows a cliff called The Alligator and the Colorado River.
    • Alligator, The (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1890-1900.; Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Cabinet photographs--1890-1900.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon...
    • [1899 or 1900?]
    • [Basal]tic Canon. Mouth of Tower Creek

    • View of the pentagonal basaltic bluffs in a canyon identified as Basaltic Canyon on Tower Creek in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
    • Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Canyons--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1878?]
    • [Green Ri]ver and the Book Cliffs

    • View of the Green River in Utah. Shows a ferry, a dock and the Book Cliffs in the distance.
    • Book Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1880-1900.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1880-1900.; Ferries--American--Utah--1880-1900.; Rivers--Utah--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • [The] three Tetons

    • Panoramic view of the Teton Range in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. Shows steep rocky slopes and cliffs, and snow on Mount Owen, Grand Teton, Middle Teton and South Teton.
    • Grand Teton (Wyo. : Mountain)--1870-1880.; Grand Teton National Park (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Middle Teton (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Owen, Mount (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; South Teton (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Teton Range (Wyo. and Idaho)--1870-1880.; Expeditions &...
    • [1872]
    • "Creede X Mill" old Creede - upper

    • A dilapidated mill building stands near rock spires and cliffs near upper Creede, Mineral County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.; Creede (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.; Rock formations--Colorado--Creede--1950-1960.
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    • "Palace" Cliff Cañon

    • View of Cliff Palace, a North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) cliff dwelling in Cliff Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado. Shows crumbling, square and round, stone and masonry dwellings and kivas beneath a large cliff overhang. Juniper...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites.; Chapin Mesa (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mesa Verde National Park...
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    • "Palace" Cliff Cañon

    • Aerial view of Cliff Palace, North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) cliff dwellings in Cliff Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado. Shows crumbling, square and round, stone and masonry dwellings and kivas beneath a large cliff overhang....
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites.; Chapin Mesa (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mesa Verde National Park...
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    • A 6,500 ft. [i.e. 2,500 ft.] cliff where we abandoned trip

    • View of cliffs and the Gunnison River in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Discovery &...
    • 1900 September
    • A difficult bit of railroad surveying in the Rocky Mountains

    • A man on a cliff face in a canyon scales the rock with a rope, in (probably) Colorado. Surveyors are across the canyon in the distance.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Surveying--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1896 November 7
    • A grave believed to be near Silver Plume

    • View of a wooden tombstone beside boulders and a steep cliff wall, probably near Silver Plume (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Words painted on a crude timber board read: "Here, Carrie J. Welton, Lay to Rest, Died Alone, Sept. 23 [?] 1884."
    • Welton, Carrie J., d. 1884.--Tomb.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1900.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1892?]
    • A Mountain of oil shale near Grand Valley, Colorado

    • View of a layered shale mesa in probably Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Shows steep slopes, shale cliffs, and trees beside the Colorado River.
    • Oil-shales--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1917?]
    • A natural bridge #2

    • A man, probably Will Torrence, climbs through boulders in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado. A rock pinnacle, cliffs, and pine tree are to the sides.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Discovery & exploration--American--Colorado--Montrose...
    • 1900 September
    • A natural bridge no 4

    • Men view boulders, cliffs, rock formations, and canyon walls in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Cliffs--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Discovery & exploration--American--Colorado--Montrose...
    • 1900 September
    • A portion of Kimball Top (oil shale) near De Beque, Colo.

    • View of a part of Kimball Mountain and the Roan Cliffs in Garfield or Mesa County, Colorado; Highway 24 follows the valley floor.
    • Mesa County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mountains--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • A portion of Rifle, Colo.

    • View of a section of the town of Rifle in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows churches and wood frame houses. The Roan Cliffs are in the distance.
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1890-1920.; Churches--Colorado--Rifle--1890-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Rifle--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • A view in the Uncompahgre Canon near Ouray, Colo.

    • Two men, one on horseback and the other on foot beside his horse, stop on the Otto Mears Toll Road in the Uncompahgre Canyon near Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. The road is built in the side of a rock cliff. Abrams Mountain is in the distance
    • Abrams Mountain (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Ouray...
    • [ca. 1890]
    • A view of Cliff Palace, Cliff Palace Canon, Colorado

    • View of Cliff Palace, North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) cliff dwellings in Cliff Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado. Shows crumbling, square and round, stone and masonry dwellings and kivas beneath a large cliff overhang. Trees are...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park 1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park 1890-1900.; Chapin Mesa (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliff...
    • c1899
    • A view of Spruce Tree House, Navajo Canon, Colorado

    • View of Spruce Tree House, North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) cliff dwellings in Spruce Canyon, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado. Shows crumbling, square and round, stone and masonry dwellings beneath a large cliff overhang. Trees are in...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park 1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park 1890-1900.; Mesa Verde National Park...
    • c1899
    • Above Ouray, Colo.

    • View of Blackwell Mountain and cliffs above Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; shows Cascade Falls.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Across Granite Gorge from Bright Angel Trail, Grand Canyon of Arizona

    • View of Granite Gorge of the Colorado River from Plateau Point at Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. Shows the Colorado River, cliffs, and rock formations.
    • Colorado River (Colo.- Mexico)--1900-1910.; Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Granite Gorge (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park--1900-1910.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • After the fire, Jimtown

    • People stand and pose in a dirt street at Jimtown (Creede) after a fire in Mineral County, Colorado. Smoke rises from piles of debris in what had been a business district. Shows Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks and Willow Creek near burned...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892 June 6
    • Agriculture college demonstration train

    • People pose by Denver and Rio Grande Railroad passenger coaches in Colorado; a banner reads: "Agricultural [?] Train," snow covers (possibly) the Roan Cliffs in the distance. Letters read: "831 D. & R. G."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; People--Colorado--1910-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Airplane view of De Beque and vicinity

    • Aerial view of the town of De Beque (Mesa County), Colorado. A bridge extends over the Colorado River that is dotted by several wooded islands. Tracks of the Denver and Rio Grand Western Railroad Company parallel the river. Cliffs of the Roan...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1930.; De Beque (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roan Plateau (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cities & towns--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.
    • 1924 January 21
    • Along future Cutoff

    • Rocky beach, trees, and cliffs edge the Colorado River in Eagle County, Colorado.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--Eagle County--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1933?]
    • American Fork Canyon road, Utah

    • View of American Fork Canyon road, Utah County, Utah; shows rock cliffs and trees.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.; Roads--Utah--Utah County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Fork Canyon Utah

    • View of American Fork Canyon, Utah County, Utah; shows dirt road, trees, and rock cliffs.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Fork Canyon Utah

    • View of American Fork Canyon, Utah County, Utah; shows rutted dirt road and rock cliffs.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Fork Canyon Utah

    • View of American Fork Canyon, Utah County, Utah; shows a stream, dirt road, rock cliffs and crags.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Fork Canyon Utah

    • View of American Fork Canyon, Utah County, Utah; shows brush, a stream, and rock cliffs.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Fork Canyon Utah

    • View of American Fork Canyon, Utah County, Utah; shows dirt road, trees, and cliffs.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Fork Canyon Utah - stream

    • View of American Fork River and Canyon, Utah County, Utah; shows trees and rock cliffs.
    • American Fork Canyon (Utah)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • American Nettie Mine

    • View of a long wooden building built along a sheer cliff in Ouray County, Colorado. A privy extends past the edge of the cliff. A smaller wooden structure is on a lower level.
    • American Nettie Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • American Shale Refining Co.

    • View of the American Shale Refining Company plant site near De Beque on Conn Creek in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows one-story houses with gabled roofs and tar paper siding. Identical buildings, possibly boarding houses or dormitories, an...
    • American Shale Refining Company--1920-1930.; Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1920-1930.; Refineries--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.
    • [1920 August]
    • American Shale Refining Company (Wingett Process), on Conn Creek

    • View of an American Shale Refining Company oil shale processing facility near De Beque (Mesa County) Colorado; shows dormitories and outhouses. Road grade and tailings are on slopes of the Roan Cliffs.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; De Beque (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1920-1930.; Petroleum industry--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--De Beque--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • An Immense body of oil shale, near Grand Valley, Colorado

    • Men wear overalls, jackets, and hats and pose on a rocky trail in probably Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Canvas tents are near scrub, trees, and talus. Shows steep, layered shale cliffs.
    • Oil-shales--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tents--Colorado--1900-1920.; Trails & paths--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1917]
    • Ancient ruins in the Canon of the Mancos

    • A man stands on a rock ledge near Native American (Anasazi) ruins and looks out over the Mancos Canyon, Montezuma County, Colorado.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1870-1880.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montezuma County--1870-1880.; Mancos Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Montezuma County...
    • [1874]
    • Animas Canon

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive, with antlers mounted on the cowcatcher, and a flatbed railroad car on a ledge in the Animas Canyon, Colorado. Shows a railroad trestle and the Animas River.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1886?]
    • Animas Canon

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive, with antlers mounted on the cowcatcher, and a flatbed railroad car stopped on a sheer granite cliff near the Animas River (Rio De Las Animas) in either San Juan or La Plata Counties, Colorado....
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Animas Canon, D. & R.G. Ry.

    • View of a narrow gauge Denver & Rio Grande Railway double headed passenger train on a cliff by the Animas River in the Animas Gorge near Rockwood (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows rock formations and talus slopes.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Animas Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1890.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--La Plata...
    • [between 1882 and 1886?]
    • Animas Canyon

    • Sheer granite cliffs flank the Animas River, in La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1920-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Anvil Point, Book Cliffs [sic]

    • View of a steep shale formation in the Roan Cliffs in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows a pointed rock formation identified as Anvil Point, talus, trees and possibly the Colorado River in a valley. Men pose on the shore in the distance.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mesas--Colorado--Garfield County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Apennine Mountains, Italy

    • Photograph of three photographs taped together to show a panoramic view of the Apennine Mountains in Bologna Province, Italy. Shows Monte della Spe and the cliffs of Roca di Roffeno.
    • World War, 1939-1945--American--Campaigns & battles.; Bologna (Italy : Province)--1940-1950.; Monte della Spe (Italy)--1940-1950.; Rocca di Roffeno (Italy : Mountain)--1940-1950.; Mountains--Italy--Bologna (Italy : Province)--1940-1950.; Panoramic...
    • 1945 March 13
    • Approach to first tunnel - Grand River

    • View of the Colorado River in Eagle County, Colorado, with cliffs and Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1910.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1890-1910.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Approaching "Sevencastles" [i.e. Seven Castles]

    • Men sit and stand on railroad tracks behind a Colorado Midland railroad train near probably the Fryingpan River, Eagle County, Colorado. Seven Castles, a cliff, is in the distance.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1900.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fryingpan River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Seven Castles (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Approaching the first tunnel, Canon of Grand River. Glenwood extension D.& R.G.R.R.

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Railroad narrow gauge tracks and a tunnel beside the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon on the "Glenwood extension" in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows tent and telegraph pole.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1900.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Garfield County--1880-1900.; Railroad...
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Arastra [i.e. Arrastra] Gulch from North Star Road

    • View of Arrastra Basin; shows a dirt road on a steep mountain slope and cliffs, San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Dirt roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1878?]
    • Arastra [i.e. Arrastra] Gulch from North Star Road

    • View of Arrastra Basin shows a dirt road with rocky walls, steep cliffs, and mine buildings and roads on a steep mountain slope, San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1870-1880.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1878]

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