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    • Aspen - 1966 Blue Spruce Lodge

    • View of the Blue Spruce Lodge in Aspen, Colorado; shows a patio with fold-out chairs in a darkened foreground, lattice outline, Blue Spruce trees, a street lamp, and mountains in the background.
    • Blue Spruce Lodge (Aspen, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Aspen (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ski lodges--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.
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    • Buena Vista, 1949

    • View of false-fronted frame buildings on a dirt street in Buena Vista (Chafee County), Colorado; one is sided with faux brick tar paper. A bicycle and a dog are by a store entrance, and signs read "United Tires," "Pepsi Cola," and "Dad's Root...
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--Buena Vista--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Buena Vista--1940-1950.
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    • Central City after the fire

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers walk among the rubble...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Fires--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
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    • Dutchtown 1942

    • View of the remains of a log cabin with a collapsed roof in Dutchtown, Colorado; fire circle in the foreground and pine trees surround the area.
    • Dutchtown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Dutchtown--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Dutchtown--1940-1950.
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    • Walsen ranch house, La Veta, Co

    • The Walsen home in Walsenburg, Huerfano County, Colorado, is a stone building with a cottage roof and double-hung windows. Trees and fence are in the foreground.
    • Walsenburg (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Walsenburg--1970-1980.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1910 March 19

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100319
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 30, 1910 July 23

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100723
    • Arapahoe School - cornerstone ceremony

    • View of the cornerstone ceremony at the Arapahoe School in Denver, Colorado; people crowd the construction site, and buggies are in the foreground.
    • Arapahoe School (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
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    • Main Street, Buena Vista, Colo

    • East Main Street, in Buena Vista, Colorado, is crowded with 1930's sedans and trucks. The Marks Block, in the foreground, is a two- story brick commercial building with bracketed cornice, mitred entry, and canvas awnings. Cast iron, single globed...
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Business districts--Colorado--Buena Vista--1930-1940.
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    • Municipal Facts: Volume 6 Number 5, 1923 May

    • Newsletter produced every two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19230501
    • Eureka Street, Central City

    • Eureka Street in Central City is framed by two trees without leaves. The Henry M. Teller Law offices and the Opera House are in the foreground. The Teller House is in the center of the image, and the First National Bank block is in the background....
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Central...
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    • Caribou - 1941

    • View of an abandoned stone building in Caribou, Boulder County, Colorado; shows three one-story walls of the building with empty windows; rocks in the foreground and the top of the hill in the background.
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Caribou--1940-1950.
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    • Panorama of Denver 244

    • Aerial view of downtown Denver, Colorado; shows houses near the intersection of 18th (Eighteenth), Welton, Broadway, and Glenarm Streets. Landmarks include the Windsor Hotel, Arapahoe School, and the Central Presbyterian and German Methodist...
    • Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • Breckenridge - 1953, present Masonic Hall

    • View of two buildings in Breckenridge, Colorado; shows a dilapidated structure in the foreground with gable, vertical board siding, roofless open porch, and rectangular window bay with broken windows; Masonic Hall in the background with a false...
    • Masonic Hall (Breckenridge, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Breckenridge--1950-1960.
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    • View from porch of superintendent's house of the C. F. & I.

    • A man walks toward the front porch of the Red Lady Dining Room, once the home of the superindendent of the Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, near Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado. Foreground includes a lawn chair and cast iron stove bottom...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation--Facilities.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.
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    • Ward, Colorado

    • A scene along a snowy street in Ward, Colorado, includes a child carrying a pitcher across the road, a horse-drawn carriage, an old automobile behind the carriage, a gasoline pump, a sign for Texaco Motor Oil, the schoolhouse on a hill, and a sign...
    • Ward (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Ward--1930-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Ward--1930-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Ward--1930-1970.
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    • "My Home in the Rocky Mountains" from a sketch.

    • Panoramic view of the Bird homestead, situated in a valley in Colorado. Horizontal cabin with a gable and a sod roof. Lake behind cabin. Horse-drawn wagon in foreground, along with several horses. Rocky Mountains in the background.
    • Log cabins.; Bishop, Isabella Bird--Homes & haunts.
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    • Crested Butte - 1966

    • View in Crested Butte, Colorado showing a grassy clearing between dilapidated buildings; bent and worn metal fence in the foreground; tower at Saint Patrick's Catholic Church and other residences in the background.
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Crested Butte--19601- 1970.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 25, 1912 June 22

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120622
    • Alta 1964

    • View of mining ruins among dirt and discarded lumber piles in Alta, Colorado; shows a building with only its structural frame still standing; steep gable top half covered with planks of wood with rest of the frame exposed; three smaller buildings...
    • Alta (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Alta--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Alta--1960-1970.
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    • Panorama of Denver No 5

    • Aerial view of commercial buildings, houses and churches in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist (also called Saint John's Church in the Wilderness and St. John's Episcopal Cathedral) on 20th (Twentieth) and...
    • Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Cathedrals--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 30, 1912 July 27

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120727
    • Estes Park

    • View of a snow covered landscape, Rocky Mountain National Park, near Estes Park, Larimer County, Colorado. Peaks above timberline are in the background, and a cabin is at the bottom of a valley among sparse pine trees in the foreground.
    • Rocky Mountain National Park (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Estes Park (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cabins--Colorado--Estes Park--1930-1970.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Estes Park--1930-1970.
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    • Crested Butte - 1964 Ore Bucket Lodge

    • View from the Ore Bucket Lodge in Crested Butte, Colorado; shows a large boulder next to an large ore bucket in the foreground; Slate River Valley extends into the distance.
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Valleys--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 33, 1911 August 12

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19110812
    • Wolfe Hall

    • View of Wolfe Hall on Clarkson Street between 13th (Thirteenth) and 14th (Fourteenth) Avenues in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The four-story rusticated stone building has towers with conical roofs, arched windows, and a carved...
    • Wolfe Hall (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Church schools--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
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    • Arms plant const. round the clock

    • Lights illuminate the night and the frame of a construction plant in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. A crawler crane is in front of the structure in the foreground.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Defense industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
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    • After the fire, Central City, Colorado

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers work to build a wood frame...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Construction--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
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    • James Peak as seen from Moffat Road

    • Panorama view from Moffat Road of the Denver, Northwestern and Pacific towards the snowy Continental Divide, Colorado, shows evergreen slopes and downed timber in foreground.
    • Mountains--Colorado--1900-1920.
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    • Panorama of Denver

    • Aerial view of commercial buildings, houses and churches in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist (also called Saint John's Church in the Wilderness and St. John's Episcopal Cathedral) on 20th (Twentieth) and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cathedrals--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • Westcliffe, Colorado

    • A series of commercial buildings line a dirt road in Westcliffe, Colorado. A building, with balustrade, has signs, hanging and painted on the wall, that read: "Safeway," "..anda Lockers & Grocery, ..oceries & Meats, Block & Chipped Ice, Locker...
    • Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1930-1970.; Westcliffe (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Westcliffe--1930-1970.
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    • Alta

    • A lone building stands next to a pile of tailings amidst the ruins of the mining town of Alta, Colorado (now a ghost town) in San Miguel County. Boards and debris litter the foreground and the barren hillside.
    • Alta (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Alta--1970-1980.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 7, 1909 April 3

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090403
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House, partially obscured by a tree branch, was renovated and reopened in the 1930s and was described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house...
    • Central City Opera House--1960-1970.; Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.; Theaters--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.
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    • Aspen - 1950

    • Rear view of the Wheeler Opera House amid residences and other commercial buildings, Aspen, Colorado; shows tall opera house building with one window, chimney, and a flat topped gable roof; Aspen Mountain in the distance and an open field in the...
    • Wheeler Opera House (Aspen, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Aspen Mountain (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.
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    • View in the high country

    • A man stands on a rock formation on a steep slope near the headwaters of the Dirty Devil River in Wayne County, Utah. Shows Douglas fir trees and mountains in the distance.
    • Wayne County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Wayne County--1870-1880.; Mountains--Utah--Wayne County--1870-1880.; Rock formation--Utah--Wayne County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
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    • Nov. 5, 1884, Silver Plume

    • The view, looking west, of Silver Plume, Colorado, after the fire on November 4, 1884, shows burned foundations that previously housed the town's central business district. Men survey the damage along Main Street; a carriage in the near foreground...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Fires--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 22, 1910 May 28

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100528
    • Crested Butte - 1964

    • View looking east along Maroon Avenue in Crested Butte, Colorado; shows Saint Patrick's Catholic Church in the foreground with its rectangular bell tower, bellcast pyramidal roof, and louvered openings; residences and cars line the street, and...
    • St. Patrick's Catholic Church (Crested Butte, Colo.)--1960- 1970.; Crested Butte (Colo. : Mountain)--1960-1970.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Crested Butte--1960-1970.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 13, 1912 March 30

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19120330
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 34, 1909 October 9

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19091009
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 49, 1910 December 3

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19101203

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