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    • First CZ meet, Grizzly

    • Two California Zephyr express trains meet at a railroad siding (Grizzly) in Garfield County, Colorado, beside the Colorado River. The Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives and passenger cars travel in opposite directions on parallel tracks....
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; California Zephyr (Express train)--1940-1950.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grizzly (Colo. : Railroad siding)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Garfield...
    • 1949 Mar. 21
    • Elote, Subchief of Apaches

    • Head and shoulders studio portrait of Elote, North American Indian subchief (Apache); he wears a headdress with feathers and buffalo horns and decorated with discs and ribbons. He wwears a hairpipe necklace and has a blanket wrapped around his...
    • Apache Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Portraits--1900-1910.; Headdresses--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Elote.
    • c1900
    • Byers family

    • A group portrait of the Byers family at a side entrance of the Byers residence at 171 South Washington Street in the Speer neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Identification, right to left, Elizabeth M. Byers (Mrs. William N. Byers), Mrs. Frank...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Byers, Elizabeth Minerva.; Byers, Frank S.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.; McDonald, Elizabeth, sister of William N. Byers.; Robinson, W. F.
    • 1895
    • Spar City

    • Panoramic view overlooking Spar City (Lime Creek, Fisher City), Mineral County, Colorado.
    • Spar City (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [between 1935 and 1940]
    • Harry Petrie's new silo at his Leyden Ranch

    • Men pose beside a silo and farm equipment on a ranch owned by Harry Petrie in Leyden (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Petrie, Harry--Homes & haunts.; Leyden (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Agricultural laborers--Colorado--Leyden--1910-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Leyden--1910-1920.; Silos--Colorado--Leyden--1910-1920.
    • Sunshine Rescue Mission

    • A barefoot girl prepares to open the front door of the Sunshine Rescue Mission at 1822 Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. The sign in the windows shows a sun with sunbeams that reads: "[Sunshin]e Rescue Mission" and "If [?] Love Shall Conquer...
    • Sunshine Rescue Mission (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Rescue missions (Church work)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Asylums--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Poor...
    • [between 1915 and 1929?]
    • Telluride

    • Aerial view of Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado; also shows San Juan Mountains.
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mountain road

    • View of a horse drawn wagon on a dirt road in (probably) Colorado. A cylindrical object is tied to the rear of the cart.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Travel--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mountain pass

    • View of a dirt road and cable fence probably in the San Juan Mountains in Colorado; snow dotted peaks are in the distance.
    • Dirt roads--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Strontia Springs

    • Detail of the fireplace ruins inside the 1884 Strontia Springs Hotel on the Denver, South Park and Pacific line of the Colorado and Southern railroad, Strontia Springs (Deansbury), Platte Canyon, Douglas County, Colorado. Once part of a posh summer...
    • Strontia Springs Hotel (Strontia, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Strontia Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Strontia Springs--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Strontia Springs--1950-1960.; Ruins--Colorado--Strontia Springs--1950-1960.; Colorado...
    • 1955
    • Commissioners and directors of the U.P.R.R.

    • Men, identified as the commissioners and directors of the Union Pacific Railroad, stand in a row near railroad tracks and pose with a long piece of paper in probably Lincoln County, Nebraska. The Union Pacific Railroad officials wear suits with...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--People--1860-1870.; Lincoln County (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Business men--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Generals--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Men--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroad...
    • 1866, October
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Blackhawk lies at the mouth of Chase Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. A railroad track forks in the foreground with one portion leading to the Polar Star Mill at right. The Empire Mill stands in the midground, and the Boiler Room...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View north from Bobtail Hill, in Black Hawk, Colorado, up four mile Gulch to Dory Hill, where the state's first cemetery was located. Central business district includes: Undertaker, Union House (on Selak Street), Drugs (brick, arched windows and...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Victor, Colo.

    • Buildings of the Ajax gold mine sit atop a large pile of tailings above the Midland Terminal Railway tracks in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. The Portland mine's buildings are in the distance. Shows houses along the railroad line.
    • Midland Terminal Railway--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1910.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Victor--1890-1910.; Ajax Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Portland Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Victor...
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Taken at Lawson, Colo.

    • A group of men pose in front of a brick and wood building with a tattered awning, in Lawson, Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear suits, ribbons with American flags and fringe, and hold their hats. Identificatin reads: Row # 1, Bishop?, George...
    • Lawson (Colo.)--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View northwest of Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado; shows Gregory Street businesses and frame or log houses. Lettering reads: "Printing Office" and "Wholesale and Retail Meat Market." The Presbyterian Church and mines working the Gregory lode...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1960-1970.
    • 1864
    • American Express Co. Denver

    • American Express drivers pose by delivery trucks, horse drawn wagons and Union Station in Denver, Colorado. The wrought iron canopy and Mizpah Arch are in the background.
    • American Express Company--People--1910-1920.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Welcome Arch (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Arches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1917
    • Church Sunday School picnic at Sunset, Colo. Greeley, Salt Lake and Pacific RR.

    • People pose by the Greeley, Salt Lake and Pacific tracks and depot, Sunset, (originally Penn's Gluch) Boulder County, Colorado. They are dressed in their finest for the Sunday School picnic excursion. A residence, tent, lunch room and grocery store...
    • Greeley, Salt Lake, and Pacific Railway Company--1880-1890.; Sunset (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Picnics--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Silverton R.R., transfer of passengers

    • People pose with buggies, wagons, and horse teams by a Silverton Railroad Company locomotive, a Denver & Rio Grande Railway freight car, and a Silverton R.R. passenger car in Red Mountain Town, Ouray County, Colorado. The men wear suits, planter...
    • Silverton Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Red Mountain (Ouray County, Colo. : Town)--1880-1890.; Business people--Colorado--Red Mountain--1880-1890.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Red Mountain--1880-1890.; Passengers--Colorado--Red...
    • 1888 Sept. 17
    • #1 in Royal Gorge

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive #5481 pulls train #1 through the Royal Gorge beside the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Hanging Bridge and the sheer walls of the canon spanned by the Royal Gorge suspension bridge.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Arkansas River--1950-1960.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Royal Gorge Bridge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 Jul. 21
    • Smith Restaurant - Stock Show

    • Interior view of a restaurant at the National Western Stock Show, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women serve or eat food; a roast is on a spit by a fire place and a coffee machine. Signs read: "Premium Ham," "Chesterfield Cigarettes," "Cloverbloom,"...
    • National Western Stock Show--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • Altar at Our Lady of Lourdes, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of the carved wooden altar at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Interior view shows the altar's turned spindles, niches, arches and elaborate details. Candlesticks , candelabras, and a cross are...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Altars--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1890.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1890.; Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church (Georgetown, Colo.)
    • West Denver during the flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, streets, and water. People watch from the water's edge; signs read: "Commonwealth," "J. G. Vawter & Co," "J. B. Doyle & Co," "Keller House," "American House," and "Bell's Boarding...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • School room

    • Interior view of a (probably) Colorado classroom. Students face the teacher; maps are on the walls and chalkboard. Girls wear hair in braids.
    • Classrooms--Colorado--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--1880-1900.; Students--Colorado--1880-1900.; Teachers--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • Early placer mining

    • Placer miners work near a sluice in Russell Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado. Their tools include wheelbarrows, shovels, picks, and pitchforks. Monitors spray water, mine buildings are on the surrounding hills. David Henderson is in the foreground,...
    • Russell Gulch (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • 16th St. at Tremont Court House square at left

    • Fashionably dressed ladies walk along 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in front of the Courthouse square, at Tremont, Denver, Colorado. The business district is busy with horse drawn wagons and pedestrians. Streator Brothers Furnishings and a drug store...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Ute Indian Camp Garden of the Gods Shan Kive

    • Panoramic view of Native American (Ute) men, women and children, and white men at the Shan Kive (Colorado Springs Carnival) in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Utes pose in front of tipis and the sandstone rock formations of the Garden...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910-1920.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910-1920.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910-1920.; Tipis--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1913
    • Engine #10

    • Firemen pose outdoors near Denver Fire Department Station (Engine) #10 at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Curtis Street in the Curtis Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The men wear uniforms and hold peaked caps. A sign reads: "D. F. D. No. 10...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1920-1930.; Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928?]
    • Old home of William N. Byers

    • William N. Byers and his wife Elizabeth and children, Frank and Mary (later Mary Byers Robinson), pose in front of their home in Denver, Colorado; shows a one story wood frame house with a pitched roof and chimney.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.; Byers, Elizabeth Minerva.; Byers, Frank S.; Robinson, Mary Byers.
    • 1862
    • Denver's Auto Bandit Chaser

    • Denver police officers pose with Denver's Auto Bandit Chaser in Civic Center Park in the Civic Center Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The car is a Cadillac modified by the Izett Auto Body Company to include bullet-proof armor plate, a...
    • Denver (Colo.). Police Department.--Equipment & supplies--1920-1930.; Police vehicles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [1921 March]
    • Equipment for firemen

    • Men look into a basement fire at 1636 Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado; Jim French wears a gas mask.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fire fighting--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Fires--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Gas masks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; French, Jim, firefighter.
    • 1939 September 7
    • Memorial Church, Stanford University

    • "We must not desire all to begin by perfection. It matters little how we begin provided we be resolved to go on well and end well". The inscription under the center windows reads "Earth grants joys that are great; but transplant those joys to...
    • Stanford University--1900-1910.; Churches--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Universities & colleges--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Stanford Memorial Church (Palo Alto, Calif.)
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Tree scene along Cherry Creek planted to hide City Market

    • View of retaining walls, landscaping, and Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado; the Champa and Curtis Street bridges span the water. The steeple of Saint Elizabeth's Catholic Church is in the background.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Erosion protection works--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Retaining walls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1918 August
    • Fuel Tank

    • View of an expandable tank used to store natural gas possibly in the North City Park Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a tall tank with iron scaffolding on the exterior. A one story brick utility building with a tile roof is nearby. Domestic...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fuel tanks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Storage tanks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Fire Department - demonstrations

    • Firemen conduct a night exercise at a Denver Dry Goods Company warehouse at 12th (Twelfth) and Wazee Streets in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The warehouse is a brick building with arched windows and a loading dock. Ladder trucks...
    • Denver Dry Goods Co.--Buildings--1940-1950.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • [1944 June 6]
    • Fire - Police bldg. bungalow fire station

    • View of Denver Fire Department station No. 5 at 19th (Nineteenth) and Market Streets in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A fire truck emerges from the garage door.
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Union Station (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1910-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • House of Wm. N. Byers, Denver

    • William N. Byers poses outdoors with his family in Denver, Colorado. William Byers wears a suit with a vest and a bowtie, and sits in a chair. Elizabeth Byers has her hair parted down the center and pulled back, and wears a dress with full bishop...
    • Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Homes and haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Byers, Elizabeth Minerva.; Byers, Frank S.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.; Robinson,...
    • [1862]
    • Price River and Castle Gate

    • Panoramic view of the Price River and the Castle Gate rock formation in Price Canyon (Carbon County), Utah. Shows Denver & Rio Grande Western Railway tracks, the town of Willow Creek and the smelter stacks of the Willow Creek mine. A stone house...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Castle Gate, The (Utah)--1880-1900.; Price Canyon (Utah)--1880-1900.; Price River (Utah)--1880-1900.; Willow Creek (Utah : Town)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Utah--Willow Creek--1880-1900.;...
    • Public Service Co. Garage

    • A fleet of automobiles are parked in a lot at the Public Service Company Garage in a warehouse district of Denver, Colorado. A group of men sit on top of a car. Train cars are parked nearby. Labels on the cars read: "Union Pacific," "Burlington...
    • Public Service Company of Colorado--Equipment & supplies--1920-1930.; Motor vehicle fleets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Fire station at Colfax and Broadway

    • View of a Denver Fire Department station at Colfax and Broadway Streets in Denver, Colorado. The brick house has bargeboard, stone trim, and an iron fence; men sit in the yard. Letters read: "Broadway Hose No. 6."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Radium Co of Colo Tejon Plant

    • View of the shaft house the Radium Company of Colorado's Tejon Plant in Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Geo. Gibson Co., west side sta.

    • View of an electric generating plant located near 5th (Fifth) Street and Lawrence Street in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The plant is identified as the George Gibson Company west side station. A prominent smoke stack expels dark...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Power plants--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 September 26
    • Station Number Two, Colfax and Mariposa

    • View of Denver Fire Department Station No. 2 at West Colfax Avenue, Mariposa, and 9th (Ninth) Streets in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The building features concrete trim and ornate brickwork. Letters read: "D.F.D. No. 2, 1929,...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1920-1940.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1929 and 1940?]
    • Lafayette coal mine

    • A miner works with a pneumatic drill in a tunnel of a mine near Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. He wears a hat and a miner's light.
    • Lafayette (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Mine buildings

    • View of a radium mine operation in Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings and smokestacks.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.; Smokestacks--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Valverde addition to City of Denver

    • View of Denver Fire Department Station No. 19 at 1401 W. Alameda Avenue in the Valverde neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The building features brick trim and stucco. Curb letters read: "W. Alameda."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Valverde (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire stations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Gov. John Evans

    • Studio portrait of John Evans, governor of Colorado territory from 1862 to 1865; Evans founded the Denver Seminary (Denver University) and financed various Denver railroads. He wears a dark suit, vest and bow tie with a white shirt.
    • Governors--Colorado--1890-1900.; Evans, John, 1814-1897.
    • [between 1890 and 1897]
    • Memorial Church, Stanford University

    • Memorial Church was completed at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, in 1903 and was dedicated by Jane Stanford to the memory of her late husband, Leland Stanford. The Stanfords founded the university in 1885. Four stained-glass windows,...
    • Stanford University--1900-1910.; Churches--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Stained glass--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Universities & colleges--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Stanford Memorial Church (Palo Alto, Calif.)
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • View on toll road 4 miles above Ouray, Colo

    • View of the Ouray - Silverton, Otto Mears toll road Ouray County, Colorado; bridges span gaps in the cliff high above probably the Uncompahgre River.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Ouray...
    • 1888 July 6


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