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    • Variety store

    • Interior view of a tobacco store in Denver, Colorado; shows a Chinese woman, a baby, glass display cases, stove, and shelves of cigar boxes and candy.
    • Chinese-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Tobacco shops--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Waldorf

    • View of an abandoned building in Waldorf (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The deteriorating wooden building has metal siding, and a roof with a central gable. A collapsed building is nearby.
    • Waldorf (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Waldorf--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Waldorf--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Central Christian Church, Denver

    • The Central Christian Church of Denver, Colorado, was organized in 1875 by the Disciples of Christ congregation. Large square columns adorn the facade of the stone building, which is topped by a large dome. A horse-drawn wagon is in the right...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Central Christian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Track to mill at Waldorf

    • View in the interior of a deteriorating and abandoned snowshed in Waldorf (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows mine railroad tracks and boards from the collapsing snowshed.
    • Waldorf (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Waldorf--1960-1970.; Snowsheds--Colorado--Waldorf--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Chambers Lake

    • Stereographic view of a dead tree lying in the foreground on the shore of a small inlet of Chambers Lake, west of Fort Collins in Larimer County, Colorado. A large tree branch protrudes into the left foreground. Additional trees and shrubs stand...
    • Chambers Lake (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Larimer County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Larimer County--1870-1900.; Tree limbs--Colorado--Larimer County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Empire, Colorado

    • Two young boys stand in front the railway station at Empire, Colorado. The station was used by the Colorado and Southern railroad and was located about a mile and a half from the town. A sign in front reads: "Wells Fargo & Company Express."
    • Empire (Colo.)--1890-1930.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Empire--1890-1930.
    • [between 1898 and 1930]
    • Mesa Verde, Indians

    • Zuni Dick, a Native American man, wears a patterned bandana tied around his neck and earrings in both ears as he stands on a ledge in Mesa Verde National Park. He wears a light-weight coat over a striped shirt. Wrinkles have formed in his brow and...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Zuni Dick.
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Ute Indians

    • A Native American man poses for a studio bust portrait. Shown at a side angle, he wears a round, flat-rimmed hat and a silk scarf tied around his neck. A handkerchief sticks up from the breast pocket of his suit coat. His long braids rest on either...
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • Glasses / jewelry shop

    • Interior view of a jewelry and optical shop in Denver, Colorado. A man poses behind a glass display case with watches. A sign reads: "Optical Dept."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Jewelry stores--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Pithouse B of Step House, a cliff dwelling at Mesa Verde National Park, is under excavation. Slabs of sandstone are revealed in the center of the pithouse. Also, two wood posts protrude from the dirt ground in the pithouse. A small pile of wood and...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Ute Indians

    • An unidentified, Native American man poses in ceremonial dress for a full-length, studio portrait. He wears a feather headdress tied under his chin and a woven blanket draped over his shoulders and reaching the floor. A thin stick resembling an...
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • E. Tucker locator, Ironton, Colo.

    • Miners with hammers, anvil, and a loaded ore car, in front of the Beaver Mine entrance, Red Mountain District, Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Mine railroads--Cars--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Beaver Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.
    • December 4, 1897
    • Labor Day Eldora 1900

    • Large group of men, women, and children celebrate Labor Day along Eldorado Avenue in Eldora, Colorado. Signs include: "Eldora Restaurant," "Drugs," "City Market," "Meat Market," and "Denver House."
    • Eldora (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Celebrations--Colorado--Eldora--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • New Mexico, views

    • A man wearing a vest and garters on his sleeves stands under a support beam of a massive wall among the ruins of the Pecos Pueblo Mission in New Mexico. Large planks of wood lie on the ground and additional planks lean against an adjoining wall in...
    • Pueblo Indians--1910-1920.; Pecos National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Churches--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Missions--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblos--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--1910-1920.
    • [1915?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1900-

    • The two-story Eureka House on Eureka Street is in the center foreground of this view of Central City, Colorado. A stone wall stands in the midground bordering the lot that is the future site of the Gilpin County Courthouse, built between 1899 and...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • Central City, streets, Eureka

    • Snow covers Eureka and High streets and the surrounding hillside in Central City, Colorado. The massive, two-story Gilpin County Courthouse and St. James Methodist Church are in the right midground. People walk along the sidewalk of Eureka Street...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ute Indians

    • An unidentified, Native American man poses in ceremonial dress for a full-length, studio portrait. He wears a feather headdress and a buckskin shirt with tassels. The ends of the feathers on the headdress have long, curly strands of hair hanging...
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • Biography, unidentified groups

    • A large group of unidentified men in suits pose in rows in front of a large stone wall. The men in the front row sit on a ledge with their legs dangling.
    •  
    • [between 1910 and 1931?]
    • Studio portraits

    • A man poses for a half-length, studio portrait, possibly at photographer Joseph Collier's studio on Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a suit with a bow tie and has a full beard and moustache.
    • Men--Colorado--Denver--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • A large, adobe ring lies on the ground in front of Pithouse C at Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. A small brush and trowel lie near the ring. A pile of sandstone forms a wall on the far side of the pithouse in the...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Milwaukee Brewing Co.

    • The Milwaukee Brewery Company was established in 1859 by James Endlich at 10th and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. In 1860, the brewery was sold to John Good, who enlarged it and renamed it after the Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen. In 1901, the...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Tailor

    • Interior view of a tailor's shop in Denver, Colorado; shows a man, bolts of fabric, clothes, a clock, and a calendar.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Tailor shops--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Tailors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1915, February
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company

    • View of the deteriorating Colorado and Ohio Smelting and Refining Company complex, Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Ohio & Colorado Smelting and Refining Company--1930-1950.; Salida (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Salida--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Salida--1930-1950.; Smelters--Colorado--Salida--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Parrott & York farm in Haskel [sic] Co.

    • Panoramic view; a boy holds a grain shovel and stands among piles of harvested field corn and threshed grains piled in mounds on a farm in Haskell County, Kansas. Shows a farm house, outhouse and windmill.
    • Haskell County (Kan.)--1920-1930.; Boys--Kansas--Haskell County--1920-1930.; Corn--Kansas--Haskell County--1920-1930.; Farms--Kansas--Haskell County--1920-1930.; Grains--Kansas--Haskell County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1928?]
    • Rancho de Taos

    • Stereographic view of flat-roofed, adobe buildings along a plaza, either in Taos or the Ranchos de Taos in New Mexico; scene includes: white picket fence, small trees with bare branches in the plaza, dirt paths, and a two-story building with a a...
    • Taos (N.M.)--1870-1900.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Taos--1870-1900.; Fences--New Mexico--Taos--1870-1900.; Plazas--New Mexico--Taos--1870-1900.; Trees--New Mexico--Taos--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Man in row boat on Grand Lake

    • A man, possibly Joseph Collier, sits in a wood row boat on the shore of Grand Lake in Grand County, Colorado. He wears a hat and has a beard. Several ridges of mountains are in the distance on the far side of the lake.
    • Grand County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Grand County--1870-1880.; Rowboats--Colorado--Grand County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • Old house at Gold Prince Mine

    • View of a deteriorating frame house near a dirt road at the Gold Prince Mine in San Juan County, Colorado. The ruins of more buildings are nearby.
    • Gold Prince Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Juan County--1960-1970.; Dirt roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--San Juan County--1960-1970.;...
    • 1969
    • Black Hawk, Col.

    • View west of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado. Shows rail lines; large rectangular, flat roofed, stone carriage shop; Gilpin Hotel on Main Street; Gregory Street with most of Black Hawk businesses located along this street; Colorado Central train...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1889]
    • Store, Kokomo

    • View of an abandoned store in Kokomo (Summit County), Colorado. Shows a deteriorating two story building with the remnant of a false front and an arched doorway.
    • Kokomo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Kokomo--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Kokomo--1960-1970.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Kokomo--1960-1970.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Kokomo--1960-1970.
    • 1961
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • A large tree sits in the left foreground of this view of Montezuma Valley from the North Rim of Mesa Verde National Park. Plains in the distance contrast the terrain of the mesa.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Montezuma Valley (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mesas--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1931?]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • A group of men rides horses down a snowy road in Mesa Verde National Park. The road is built into a steep hillside. The rider on the far right is probably Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson. Pine trees line the rocky hillside.
    • Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mountain roads--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Deric.; Knife Edge Road (Colo.)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Pueblo de Taos

    • Stereographic view of Pueblo de Taos near Taos in New Mexico. Wood ladders are propped against several of the flat-roofed, adobe buildings at the pueblo.
    • Taos (N.M.)--1870-1900.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Taos--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Industries ice making processing crew with wagon posed with ice cutting implements

    • A group of men pose on and near a horse-drawn wagon probably in Denver, Colorado. The men smoke pipes and hold tools to cut ice. Jake, a dog, owned by C. Ryan, lies on the ground nearby.
    • Jake (Dog)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Ice industry--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Ryan, C., Denver, Colo. resident--Animals & pets.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Fulford, assayer office

    • View of a deteriorating log building, the former assayers office, in the ghost town of Fulford (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows a log cabin with grass and weeds growing on the roof.
    • Fulford (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Fulford--1970-1980.; Log buildings--Colorado--Fulford--1970-1980.
    • 1977
    • Victor, old brick bldg.

    • View of stone and brick ruins [probably the Gold Coin Mining and Leasing Company] in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows a stone foundation topped with deteriorating brick walls. A round window is in a section of wall.
    • Victor (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Buildings--Colorado--Victor--1970-1980.; Foundations--Colorado--Victor--1970-1980.; Ruins--Colorado--Victor--1970-1980.
    • 1973
    • F. J. Wood's Book & Jewerly Store

    • Interior view of F. Wood's Book and Jewelry Store in Georetown, Colorado. Possibly Mr. and Mrs. Wood behind counter wooden cases with glass flat tops filled with watches and jewerly; a variety of clocks are on wall shelves. Silver and glassware...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Jewelry stores--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Guadalope [sic] Plaza, Antonito, Colo.

    • View of Old Flaya's Fort (Governor Head's Fort, Guadalupe Plaza), Antonito, Conejos County, Colorado; shows the remains of one of the first settlements in the San Luis Valley; man with a beard leans on a fence post; long adobe one-story structure...
    • Antonito (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Antonito--1900-1910.; Forts & fortifications--Colorado--Antonito--1900-1910.
    • 1910 August 21
    • Mining, Gilpin County

    • The Avon Gold Mining Company stands on the side of a lightly snow-covered hill in Gilpin County, Colorado. A tall smokestack protrudes from the roof of the shafthouse. A railroad track winds through the foreground. Additional mine shafthouses dot...
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Mining, Boulder County

    • View of deteriorating wooden mining equipment at an unidentified mine, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Mining machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1930.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • Patches of snow cover the foreground of this view of Montezuma Valley from the North Rim of Mesa Verde National Park. Plains in the distance contrast the terrain of the mesa.
    • Montezuma Valley (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mountain roads--Colorado--History--1920-1930.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1931?]
    • State Street in Leadville, Colorado

    • Stereographic view of a man leaning against a metal railing in front of the Bank of Colorado on State Street in Leadville, Colorado. A young boy sits on the wood sidewalk next to a barrel; a group of men is gathered in the dirt street. A sign...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Awnings--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Boardwalks--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.;...
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Gold Prince mines from Treasury Mtn.

    • Aerial view of the abandoned Gold Prince Mine in San Juan County, Colorado. Deteriorating mine buildings, cabins, tailings embankments, and a dirt road are in the distance.
    • Gold Prince Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--San Juan County--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Potosi Caribou mine, Caribou, Colo.

    • View of the deteriorating mill of the Potosi Caribou mine near Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado. It features two towers connected by a wooden chute and other, shed roofed buildings. It stands atop a large tailings pile and borders a road.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Potosi Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1900-1930.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1930.; Mills--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Hancock

    • View of the ghost town of Hancock (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows deteriorating log buildings and cabins and mountains in the distance.
    • Hancock (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Hancock--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Hancock--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Hancock--1960-1970.; Log buildings--Colorado--Hancock--1960-1970.; Log...
    • 1964
    • Ute Indians

    • An unidentified, Native American man poses for a full-length, studio portrait. He wears a feather headdress and a large woven blanket over his shoulders. He stands on a bear skin rug, wears beaded moccasins, and holds a long pipe in his left hand....
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • Dining room at Manitou House

    • Garlands decorate the dining room of the Manitou House in Manitou Springs, west of Colorado Springs, Colorado. The dining room tables are set with white linens and napkins folded in glasses. The hotel was located near the site of the Seven Minute...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Festoons--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1900.; Restaurants--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1900.; Table settings & decorations--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Mt. Princeton, Colo. Midland R.R.

    • View of Mt. Princeton and Colorado Midland Railroad tracks in Chaffee County, Colorado.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1890.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Princeton, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Portrait of a man and boy

    • Studio portrait (standing and sitting) of a father and son. They both wear suits and hats.
    • Boys--1860-1880.; Fathers & children--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.
    • [between 1865 and 1875]
    • Downtown Denver street scene

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver. The Gano & Company Men's Outfitters occupies the first floor of the Steele Building on the southeast corner; awnings hang over the windows, a sign advertises furnished rooms, and...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Awnings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Business...
    • [between 1896 and 1897?]
    • Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver

    • The Congregational Church of Denver, Colorado, merged with the Plymouth Congregational Church in 1906. The stone building stands at the corner of 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue and Lafayette Street. A large, round, stained-glass window is on the side of...
    • Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Fire hydrants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1910?]

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