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    • 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...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • 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...
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    • 1864 May 19
    • 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...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Royal Tiger Mines Co.

    • View of Royal Tiger Mine, mill, and mining ore processing facility in San Juan County, Colorado; buildings include the carpenter shop, machine shop, and concentrator. A car is by tailings.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • August 22, 1923
    • 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,...
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    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Four pistols

    • Four pistols descriptions follow images from right to left. The first pistol was made by H. Aston & Co. from Middletown, Connecticut; U.S. Arsenal. The percussion pistol (US model 1842, military cap lock pistol) is single shot made from walnut with...
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    • [between 1860 and 1875]
    • 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...
    • Stanton, T. B., photographer.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Mixed trains, Clear Creek Canon

    • A view of a Colorado Central Railroad train (narrow gauge) on the west approach to Huntsman's Bridge in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. A locomotive, open freight cars, and a passenger car are near Clear Creek.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • Leadville saloon

    • Men in suits and hats stand at the bar in a saloon in Leadville, Colorado. Two men stand behind the long wooden bar, one wears a suit, bow tie and derby hat, the saloonkeeper wears a white jacket and bow tie. Both men have moustaches. The wooden...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • 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,"...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
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    • 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.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1917
    • 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...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • c1900
    • 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...
    • McLean, Lachlan, 1843-1929.
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    • 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...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Denver C.T.

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, a corral, horse, and sheds. The first U.S. Denver Branch Mint is to the side; signs read: "Ladies Emporium," "Metropolitan Billiard Hall," and "F. A. Brocker Groceries."
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864 May 13
    • #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.
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1951 Jul. 21
    • 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....
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1949 Mar. 21
    • Life on the plains

    • Mule-driven covered wagons are on a street in Denver, Colorado. Shows scenes of emigrants with covered wagons and tents and a storm. North American Indians attack wagon trains and set fire to a barn. Interior view of the U.S. Mint building in...
    • Gookins, James F.
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    • 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.
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    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Pikes Peak carriage road

    • A horse drawn surrey of sightseers makes the "W" turn in the Pikes Peak carriage toll road in El Paso County, Colorado. Letters read "Pikes Peak or Bust." People stand near and on a rock formation.
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    • Navajoe Indian squaw and child

    • A Native American (Navajo) mother and child pose seated beside large rocks in Canyon de Chelly (later Canyon de Chelly National Monument), Arizona. The woman wears a bil (dress) and a bead necklace. The boy stands on a woven blanket.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Fort Abraham Lincoln, general view, winter

    • Overview of Fort Abraham Lincoln, North Dakota, showing stables, barracks, officer's houses, other buildings and Missouri River; barren landscape.
    • Barry, D. F. (David Frances), 1854-1934.
    • [between 1874 and 1889]
    • Fruit ranch of W. B. Cross, Grand River Valley

    • View of W.B. Cross' fruit orchards near Clifton, Colorado in Grand Valley; shows fruit trees, the Book Cliffs rock formation, Mount Garfield, telegraph lines, dirt road, and clouds.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • 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...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1888 Sept. 17
    • La Veta Place, Denver

    • View of the La Veta Place apartments in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick and stone building with bay windows, garden level sidewalk entries. Young girls in dresses and hats play in the street near a horse and carriage.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • Exterior view, Crawford Hill residence, Denver

    • View of the Crawford Hill residence, 969 Sherman (East 10th & Sherman), Denver, Colorado; (National Register of Historic Places 1990); shows brick residence with dormers, roundel windows on cornice, dentils, pedimented frontispiece over entryway,...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1906 and 1920]
    • Buggy riding

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad freight train beside Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Men sit in a carriage in an open railroad freight car. The railroad grade is near steep canyon walls.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • Below smelting works

    • A view of smelting works along North Clear Creek in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows mine processing buildings, a Colorado Central Railroad freight car and laborers. Shows railroad tracks and a bridge.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Pass Christian, Miss.

    • A view of the William N. Byers family on the porch of a house in Pass Christian, Mississippi. Shows, from right to left, [unidentified woman], Frank S. Byers, Mrs. Frank Byers, William Byers in a rocking chair, Elizabeth Byers, and Robinson Byers.
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    • 1890, Winter
    • 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...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Expedition of 1873, Yale College in northern Utah

    • Yale College students and members of O.C. (Othniel Charles) Marsh's survey expedition (Yale College Scientific Expedition of 1873) pose on a rock formation in northern Utah. Men collect fossil and rock samples for the Peabody Museum. Saddled horses...
    • Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909.
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    • Radium Co. of Colo Tejon plant

    • View of the Radium Company of Colorado's Tejon plant, probably in Denver, Colorado. Machinery and equipment include furnaces, engines, and funnel feeders. Placards embossed on the machinery read: "Hendrie and Bolthoff Manufacturing and Supply Co...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1921 and 1930]
    • Cherry Creek before improvements

    • View of Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado; men stand on sandbars. Horse-drawn wagons are on the road. A stone cutting business at 7th (Seventh) and Lincoln Streets has a sign: "Monuments Building Work Jacques Bros." Houses are in the background.
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • [between 1895 and 1910?]
    • Snowy Range

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad train and switchback track probably between Black Hawk and Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • 1878
    • Yale College Party of 1873

    • Yale College students and professors on the Yale College Scientific Expedition of 1873 pose for a group portrait at Fort Bridger (Uintah County), Wyoming. Interior view shows the men as they sit or stand in suits with double breasted coats or...
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    • Central City, C. T.

    • View of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County before the fire that destroyed most of the town. Piles of boards behind commercial buildings near patches of snow on the ground. Signs: "Clothing & Furnishing Goods O. K. Store Wholesale & Retail,"...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Gunnison River near Sapinero, Colo.

    • View of Lake Junction at east end of Black Canyon of the Gunnison, near Saperino, Colorado, shows three bridges: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad's bridge erected in 1889, wooden Howe truss bridge over the Lake Fork served the narrow gauge...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Expedition of 1873, Yale College, in northern Utah

    • Students, members of the Yale College Scientific Expedition of 1873 pose beside tents at a campsite in northern Utah. Men hold rifles and wear wide-brimmed hats, neckerchiefs and pants tucked into tall leather boots. Shows saddles, camp gear and a...
    • Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909.
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    • 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...
    • Stewart Brothers (Firm)
    • 1913
    • Near Colorado Springs, Colo.

    • View across evergreen covered hills to snow dusted Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Mines of North Empire

    • View of the mines and the buildings near North Empire (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Air compressor and dynamo, Toltec Tunnel

    • A man stands near an air compressor and dynamo located in the power building at the Toltec Tunnel mine, Conejos County, Colorado. Shows a General Electric brand dynamo and an air compressor made by the J. George Leyner Engineering Works Company.
    • Regnier, L. D.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]

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