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    • Denver flood

    • View of brick and frame houses and commercial buildings in Denver and Auraria during a Cherry Creek and South Platte River flood. A brick house near the standing water of Cherry Creek has a gabled rood and gingerbread details. Signs on flooded...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • View of Camp No. 2 from Prospect Hill

    • Distant view of Union Pacific Railroad passenger cars beside canvas tents near the Platte River in probably Lincoln County, Nebraska. Shows people beside a Pullman car and a United States flag on a flag pole in the camp. The encampment was for...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Public relations--1860-1870.; Lincoln County (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Camping--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroad travel--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.; Railroads--Nebraska--Lincoln County--1860-1870.
    • 1866 October
    • Camp of Pawnee Indians on the Platte Valley

    • Native American (Pawnee) men are on horseback probably near the Platte River in Nebraska. Shows tepees and distant, sparse trees. Men wear feather headdresses for a staged performance for members of the Union Pacific excursion to the 100th meridian.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Public relations--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Nebraska--1860-1870.; Pawnee Indians--Nebraska--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--Nebraska--1860-1870.; Railroad travel--Nebraska--1860-1870.;...
    • 1866 October
    • Distant view of Camp Apache, Arizona

    • Panoramic view of log or frame buildings with gabled roofs at Fort Apache, Arizona. Shows a flagpole, dirt roads, livestock and a building, possibly a barn, under construction. Trees are on mesas.
    • Fort Apache (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Forts & fortifications--Arizona--Fort Apache--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1873
    • Fifth Cavalry leaving Custer City

    • Two of Colonel Wesley Merritt's ten Fifth Cavalry companies pose in a long column outside of Custer City in the Black Hills, Dakota Territory. Nearly two thousand men took part in the Native American campaigns to send all Native American Sioux to...
    • Crook, George, 1829-1890--Journeys--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Merritt, Wesley, 1834-1910--Staff.; United States. Army. Cavalry, 5th.--1870-1880.; Dakota Indians--War--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--War--Dakota...
    • 1876
    • Tomichi Ave., Gunnison Main St.

    • Tomichi Avenue west from Main Street, Gunnison, Colorado, shows commercial buildings along street full of rock rubble from the water works project. The Methodist Church shows on distant Boulevard. Business signs include: "C. Conrad and Co.,...
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Boulder Creek and Falls

    • View of Boulder Canon and Boulder Falls in Boulder County, Colorado. Shows steep canyon walls along the shore of North Boulder Creek. Pine trees are near the creek and on a distant ridge.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Boulder Falls (Colo.)--1880-1890.; North Boulder Creek (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Boulder...
    • 1885
    • Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo.

    • View east over Hot Sulphur Springs, Grand County, Colorado, includes: William N. Byers fenced property with tents and covered wagons, the Hot Sulphur Springs office, bath house, swimming pool, Colorado River (Grand) with bridge, scattered wood...
    • Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bathhouses--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1880-1890.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Custer Battlefield, east side of Reno hill, 1886

    • Reenactment of Battle at Little Bighorn, taken during Tenth Anniversary and Reunion on June 25, 1886; east side of Reno hill, large group of soldiers and Native Americans, some on horseback and others standing in distant center background;...
    • Battlefields--Montana--1886.; Historical reenactments--1880-1890.; Soldiers--1880-1890.; Baldwin, Frank D.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876.
    • 1886
    • Custer battlefield, west side of Reno Hill, 1886

    • Battle site at Little Bighorn, Montana, west side of Reno Hill; one man holds reins to horse center; large group of horseback riders in distant center; photograph taken during Reunion and 10th Anniversary of Battle.
    • Battlefields--Montana--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--1880-1890.; Horses-- 1880-1890.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876.
    • 1886
    • Officer's quarters Cantonment on Uncompahgre, no. 107

    • View of the officer's quarters at the Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (later Fort Crawford) near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows the wood frame officers quarters, a corral and a stable surrounded with a wooden fence. Snow covers the...
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861-).--Buildings--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Forts & fortifications--American.; Housing.; Military facilities.
    • 1886 November 19
    • Marysville from the north

    • Distant view of frame houses and buildings in Marysville (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. Shows mine tailings on mountains and a wooden Northern Pacific Railroad (Helena and Northern Railroad Company) trestle.
    • Helena and Northern Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Marysville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Montana--Marysville--1880-1890.; Mining--Montana--Marysville--1880-1890.;...
    • 1887 December
    • Camp Modoc, Indian Territory

    • Group portrait of Native American (Modoc or Ottawa) young women and children with missionaries at the Quapaw Mission, Indian Territory (Oklahoma). In the top row stands four white women, and a white man, possibly A. C. Tuttle, who holds a small...
    • Indians of North America--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Missionaries--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; School children--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Tuttle, A. C.
    • 1888 or 1890 March 6
    • Grand Lake from n/e

    • Bird's eye view of Grand Lake, Colorado, from the northeast, shows the lake and the town with one and two-story wooden frame gable roof buildings, residences and summer homes. Cabins line the distant shoreline.
    • Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1890-1900.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Grand Lake--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Trees with distant mountains

    • A landscape oil painting by Henrietta Bromwell of a trees and mountains in the distance. An inscription on the painting reads: "H. E. Bromwell".
    • Mountains--1890-1900.
    • 1890 May 8
    • Unidentified mine

    • Miners stand near ore car tracks and probably a head frame building in Colorado. Letters etched in original and reproduced in print read: "Grand View Side Line" and "Euphrates Side Line." Mines and mine buildings are on a distant hillside.
    • Headframes (Mining)--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1890 May or June
    • Fremont in early days the present townsite of Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view of early sparse settlement of Fremont, Colorado in 1891; consolidated and renamed Cripple Creek in 1892; several log buildings under construction are interspersed with several canvas tents; distant view of hillsides.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dwellings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1891 November 1
    • Cripple Creek early days

    • Distant view of row of one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; buildings have vertical slats and falsefronts; canvas tents (some with wooden frames) are interspersed through town.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Perry Park

    • View of a meadow with rock formations and a distant house in Perry Park (Douglas County), Colorado.
    • Douglas County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Perry Park (Colo. : Flat)--1890-1900.; Meadows--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View across rooftops of Cripple Creek, Colorado from hillside on edge of town; scene includes row of outhouses, vertical slat wooden frame outbuildings and residences, post corral, and stone root cellar with sod roof built into hillside; clothes...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Privies--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1894 May 7
    • The fire at Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of Bennett Avenue from Second (2nd) Street during fire of April 25, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; large crowd of men, women and children are gathered on both sides of street's boardwalk; numerous horse- drawn wagons and carriages, many being...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Santa Fe Depot, Colo. Springs, Pikes Peak 15 miles distant departure of Pike's Peak Express

    • View over the Santa Fe Union depot of the Colorado Midland Railway in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, includes box cars, water tank and storage sheds. Showsv residences, the Antlers Hotel and Pikes Peak.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company.--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Rico, Colo.

    • Overlook view of Rico (Dolores County), Colorado. Shows distant houses and buildings with surrounding mountains.
    • Rico (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Rico--1890-1910.
    • 1898
    • Council Bluffs, Chicago & North-Western Railway station, carriage side

    • View of the Chicago & North Western Railway Company depot in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. The depot has corbiestep brick work, circular or Queen Anne arched windows, a hip roof, a stone foundation, and a porch. A polygonal turret...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Scene of the great fire, Victor

    • View of group of men, women & children posed in front of ashes & debris of R. H. Atchison's residence, Victor, Colorado, one day after devastating fire of August 21, 1899. The fire is reported to have destroyed 14 blocks in four hours; a single...
    • Atchison, R. H.--Homes & haunts--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Michognivi in the distance, eight miles across the desert Moki Indians, Walpi pueblo, Arizona

    • View of Native American (Hopi) pueblo, Walpi, Arizona, adobe buildings built on a high cliff. The pueblo of Mishonginivi shows on distant cliff.
    • Hopi Indians--Structures--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Mishongnovi (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Pueblos--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: a group of people dressed in white clothing ride atop a flower covered, horse drawn coach followed by distant wagons and riders on horseback. Spectators line the street, some on...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1899
    • An Evening with Eugene Field

    • Program of a poetry reading of Colorado author Eugene Field given at the First Plymouth Congregational Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Field, Eugene, 1850-1895--Archives.; Authors, American--Colorado--19th century.; Poets, American--Colorado--19th century.; Journalists--United States--19th century.; First Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1900 March 1
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • The Church Record: Vol. 1 No. 2

    • Newsletter produced by the Central Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in newsletter is a sermon by different religious leaders within the church, list of new members and events of different church societies.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901 March
    • Salt Lake City dance pavilion

    • Sunset view of Great Salt Lake from the dance pavilion, Salt Lake City, Utah. Shows swimmers and distant mountains.
    • Great Salt Lake (Utah)--1900-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Utah--1900-1910.; Pavilions--Utah--1900-1910.; Sunrises & sunsets--Utah--1900-1910.; Swimmers--Utah--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • The Heraldo Annual: 1902

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1902.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1902
    • Victor, Colorado

    • View of Victor, Colorado; unidentified railroad tracks pass by small wooden frame rectangle residences with low and medium gable roofs, utility poles, light snow on muddy ground, distant view of smokestacks & mine surface buildings.
    • Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1902?
    • Painting of Cripple Creek Short Line

    • Photograph of a painting by J. (John Arthur) Ricker, 1903, illustrating Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway (also called Cripple Creek Short Line) with distant view of Colorado Springs, Colorado; five elevations of standard gauge...
    • Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1910.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1910.; Ricker, John Arthur.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • 1903
    • Bird's eye view of Mammoth Park, Moffat Road

    • Standard gauge railroad track around bend; includes distant view of Mammoth Park (later renamed Tolland) Colorado, South Boulder Creek and valley, a man sitting on rock near the track, and spur at Tolland. Moffat Road; Denver, Northwestern and...
    • Mammoth Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • 1904
    • Plains from Tunnel No. 8, Moffat Road

    • Distant view of the Plains from Tunnel Number Eight; shows two elevations of standard gauge railroad track left foreground and background and prominent view of rocky foothills and escarpments. Moffat Road, Colorado; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific...
    • Plains--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1910.; Rock formations--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • 1904
    • Tunnel No. 6, Moffat Road

    • View toward Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway's (later became Denver & Salt Lake) tunnel Number Six as it enters rock escarpment; includes telegraph poles and wires paralleling standard gauge railroad track and view of Plains distant right....
    • Plains--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1910.; Rock formations--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • 1904
    • North from Tunnel No. 6, Moffat Road

    • View of Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway (later called Denver & Salt Lake Railroad) standard gauge tracks along the Colorado foothills from Tunnel Number Six; includes distant view of the Plains, telegraph poles and wires paralleling track, a...
    • Plains--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • 1904
    • Leadville, Colo.

    • View, down a dirt street lined with boardwalks, over gabled residential rooftops of Leadville, Colorado. Mountain peaks can be seen through a dramatic sky filled with clouds. Smoke, possibly from distant mining mills, meets the clouds. Wind blows...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1900-1910.
    • 1904
    • Civil War in Colorado

    • Views of bomb damage at a railroad depot in Independence (Pitkin County), Colorado; men with rifles walk by railroad tracks and tents. People look at the building damaged by dynamite as part of a labor dispute. Men gather around the bodies of men...
    • Independence (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bombings--Colorado--Independence--1900-1910.; Miner's strikes--Colorado--Independence--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Independence--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Independence--1900-1910.; Vigilance...
    • 1904 June 25
    • Down Cherry Creek

    • View of Cherry Creek, at the Denver County Club, in Denver, Colorado; shows foot bridges, trees, sandbars, cottonwood trees, a golf course rest area, and distant houses.
    • Golf courses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver Country Club (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Country clubs--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1906
    • The original fourty-nine [sic] Overland Trail

    • View of the Overland Trail near Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah; shows dirt road, the Great Salt Lake basin, and distant mountains.
    • Overland Trails--1900-1910.; Promontory (Utah)--1900-1910.; Trails & paths--Utah--Promontory--1900-1910.
    • 1906
    • The Annual: The North Side High School 1906

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1906
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1906

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