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    • Saw mill and power house at East Lake

    • At East Lake Camp, Eagle County, Colorado, a row of twelve men stands in front of the power house or saw mill, two rustic board gable- roofed buildings. The men wear overalls or wrinkled suits and a variety of hats. Boards are scattered and piled...
    • East Lake Camp (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--East Lake Camp--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--East Lake Camp--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Snowy street scene

    • In this view of a snow covered street in Leadville, Colorado, are gabled residences, evergreen trees and, on the left side of the street, power lines. One power pole has a tattered poster on it.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1910-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • The old Missouri Fire House, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the Old Missouri Fire House in Georgetown, Colorado, at 10004 Taos Street, home of the town's first fire company, the Georgetown Fire Company No. 1, founded in March 1870. In 1880, the building was enlarged and a bell tower and bell were...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fire stations--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • Red Horn and Antoine

    • Masle Red Horn and Antoine, two Native American men on the Flathead Indian Reservation, pose wearing headdresses. The man on the left wears a roach on top of his head and has his long hair in braids. He also has a scarf tied around his neck and...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.; Red Horn, Masle.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Grand Junction, Colorado football game

    • View of football players crouched in a position ready for a play, Aspen, Colorado; dressed in long-sleeved, collarless shirts, long socks, and boots; crowd of spectators on the sidelines.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Football players--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.
    • [about 1910?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 14, 1909 May 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.
    • 19090522
    • Blanca, Colo. looking north from R. R.

    • The town of Blanca, Colorado, is located at the foot of the snow- capped Sangre de Cristo mountain range in Costilla County. Buildings on the street include one-story commercial storefronts with false fronts, as well as buildings with flat and...
    • Blanca (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Blanca--1900-1910.; Wells--Colorado--Blanca--1900-1910.
    • April, 1909
    • Fred McPeck Oral History

    • Fred McPeck was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio in 1927. In 1943, he started work building airplane engines for the war effort. Three years later, he joined United States Marine Corps, and was stationed at Camp Lajeune North Carolina, Bermuda, Cuba,...
    • McPeck, Fred, 1927-; Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Skiing.
    • 2013 October 19
    • Arapahoe County courthouse Littleton, Colorado.

    • View of the addition on the Arapahoe County Courthouse, Littleton, Colorado, shows the modern three-story brick building with the domed cupola of the 1908 courthouse behind it. A row of automobiles park in the lot in front of the building, Denver...
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Courthouses--Colorado--Littleton--1960-1970.
    • August 1, 1964
    • Anaconda

    • View the Ananconda schoolhouse, Teller County, Colorado, features the one-story wood frame structure with a hipped roof, rectangular front gable louver belltower, wrap around deck, and pediment drip molds. Scene also includes a small boy and a...
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Glenwood Springs, Colorado

    • Water squirts out of the fountain in the center of the Natatorium at the hot springs spa and pool in the town of Glenwood Springs (formerly known as Defiance), Colorado, in Garfield County. Two women stand on the pool's deck next to the water...
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fountains--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.; Springs--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.; Swimmers--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Apex, Colorado recreation hall, interior

    • Interior of the Apex Miners' Hall, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows theater stage with painted backdrop of an idealized 1900s Apex main street that includes businesses, glass storefronts, and awnings; business...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Interiors.; Stages (Platforms)--Colorado--Apex--1950-1960.
    • [1957]
    • Paonia Opera House and Odd Fellows Hall

    • View of the Paonia Opera House and Odd Fellows Hall in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Small child walking in front of building on unpaved street. Architectural features: two-story, masonry structure with a cornice, a pediment, two occuli, and...
    • Grand United Order of Odd Fellows--Buildings--1900-1910.; Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Children--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Fraternal lodges--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.; Opera houses--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1910.
    • July, 1907
    • Interior, Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the interior west end of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The altar sits atop two steps and is covered with a white cloth on which "IHS" is embroidered. Two vessels sit on the altar, and two diagonal candelabras and a cross...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Altars--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Grace Episcopal Church (Georgetown, Colo.)
    • 1940?
    • Firehouse, Goldfield, 1960, Cripple Creek district

    • View of the old dilapidated Goldfield City Hall and firehouse station, Teller County, Colorado, shows the two-story wood structure with tall diagonal board doors, rear bell tower, flagpole and old sign with faded letters: City Hall, Fire Station.
    • Goldfield (Colo.)--1960-1970.; City & town halls--Colorado--Goldfield--1960-1970.; Fire stations--Colorado--Goldfield--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • From Bear Lake

    • The view from Bear Lake, in Rocky Mountain National Park (Larimer County), Colorado, shows sheer cliffs, snow fields, a rock bed, and pine trees.
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Rocky Mountain National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mountains--Colorado--Larimer County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • View from veranda of the new Eldorado Hotel at Eldorado Springs

    • Wooden chairs, some rockers, occupy the veranda at the newly renovated Eldorado Hotel in Eldorado Springs, Colorado. South Boulder creek, Eldorado Canyon, and other resort buildings are in the background.
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Porches--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1930-1940.; Resorts--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Idaho Springs

    • View looking northwest of Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows Bellevue Mountain where Clear Creek Valley and Virginia Canyon split, Bryan house (castle), residences and central business district, Continental Divide, Soda Creek Road, and Clear Creek.
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1880-1910.
    • [between 1885 and 1901]
    • Path to Ferndale F. Burton

    • A woman poses with hands on hips at the side of a narrow forest path in Ferndale, Colorado, in Jefferson County. Evergreen trees grow on the slopes above an below the path. The woman wears a suit with a fitted jacket with puffed sleeves and a hat...
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1890]
    • Creede - 1942 schoolhouse

    • View of the schoolhouse in Creede, Colorado taken from across the road; shows a false front and intersecting gables, horizontal clapboard siding, a projecting, gabled entryway, and rectangular bays; low rock wall at the foundation, and a low hill...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Creede--1940-1950.
    • Eureka Street, Central City

    • View east down Eureka Street toward snow-covered Central Hill, with a wagon drawn by six white, harnessed horses. The driver of the wagon wears a hat and a work suit. The Teller House is to the left of the image and has a sign that reads "Assay...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890-1900]
    • Leadville, 1968, view south from Pitts' back porch

    • View south from Pitts' back porch across tall picket fence, snowcovered rooftops of small wood frame sided residences, St. George's Episcopal Church, and slopes beyond Leadville, Colorado.
    • St. George's Episcopal Church (Leadville, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Roofs--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Central City drug store

    • Four men in dark suits stand around a display cabinet in the back of Best's drug store in Central City, Colorado. Two display cabinets, one horizontal and one vertical, are in the foreground. The cabinet in the center of the image contains wallets...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Central City--1870-1900.; Interiors--1870-1900.
    • [between 1879 and 1891]
    • Station on High Drive near Midway - 1942

    • View of a small station in a clearing in Midway, Colorado; features a square shape and a pyramidal roof; pine tree and telephone pole next to it.
    • Midway (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Midway--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Cumbres and Toltec scenic depot

    • The Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad terminal, Antonito, Conejos County, Colorado, features a depot with intersecting gables, roof cresting, wainscot, and overhanging eaves. Display locomotives and tenders are parked at end of building. A flatbed...
    • Antonito (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Antonito--1970-1980.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Antonito--1970-1980.
    • 1974
    • Baby Doe Tabor

    • Studio portrait of Elizabeth Bonduel McCourt "Baby Doe" Tabor, wife of millionaire Horace Tabor; she wears a fur coat and hat, and is dusted with fake snow.
    • Legislators' spouses--Colorado--1880-1900.; Women--Colorado--1880-1900.; Baby Doe, d. 1935.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Curtis and 16th St.

    • View of 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Lampposts and buildings are decorated with bunting for the Knights Templar Convention. One lamppost has a castle decoration on it. The Daniels & Fisher Tower is in the distance.
    • Knights Templar (Masonic order)--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Festive decorations--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1913]
    • Main Street after the flood of 1893

    • Workmen with shovels and picks on Main Street around 3:45 p.m. as pedestrians watch them clear the street after the flood. The men are wearing hats and workclothes; the onlookers are wearing suits and dresses, two are carrying umbrellas. Main...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Central City Opera House

    • Opened in 1878, the Central City Opera House was described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri." Designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is constructed of Gilpin County granite, except for...
    • Central City Opera House--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Theaters--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • [between and 1880 and 1890?]
    • Old Pres. Church at Georgetown

    • Exterior view of the First United Presbyterian Church, 8th (Eighth) and Taos Streets, on the south bank of South Clear Creek, Georgetown, Colorado. First service held September 20, 1874. Minister in black suit with white collar stands outside a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1910.; First United Presbyterian Church (Georgetown, Colo.)
    • [between 1892 and 1901]
    • Breckenridge

    • A gravestone in the cemetery in Breckenridge, Colorado, features a square stone atop the carved representation of a child, an upward projecting acanthus behind him, a carved scroll with one corner rolled up, and an inscription that reads: "Clara L....
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930- 1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Stewart home at Brush about 1900

    • This frame residence in Brush, Morgan County, Colorado, has ridgecresting, a bay window, a chimney, and a stovepipe. The gable end has openworked bargeboard and shingle imbrication. A shed roofed extension has a covered porch; men, women, and a boy...
    • Brush (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Brush--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Midway canteen and diner

    • Stone buildings surround the "Midway" at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The dining hall has factory windows with open panels, and a faceted guard tower is in the center, with cellhouse 6 behind it. Men are in an area enclosed by...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Prisoner in cell at state prison

    • Interior furnishings of this cell at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, include framed portraits of women, a calender, a toilet kit in a pouch, a magazine rack, a bed with patterned cover, a porcelain sink, cannisters on a padlocked...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • School Dist No. 6 Greeley, Colo.

    • Elementary school children in Greeley, Colorado, in Weld County reenact the pilgrimage to Guadalupe. The children are dressed in traditional Mexican costumes, including serapes, sombreros, and mantillas. The children kneel before an altar of...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Costumes--Mexico--1930-1940.; Historical reenactments--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.; Pilgrimages--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.; Students--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Colorado School of Mines 1890 football team

    • The Colorado State School of Mines football team poses for a group portrait, Golden, Jefferson County. The men wear uniforms with letters S.S.M. across the chest. They are: 1. Muzzy, 2. Schaffer, 3. Heller, 4. Wood, 5. Bowie, 6. President Char, 7....
    • Golden (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Football players--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Golden--1900-1910.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1890
    • Indians, Pueblo, Acoma, missions

    • known as the "soldier guards," were added to the top of the wall during World War I. A dirt path has formed on the ground at the base of the wall from people walking around it.; The massive scale of the graveyard wall at the San Estevan del Rey...
    • Convents--New Mexico--1910-1930.; Mission churches--New Mexico--1910-1930.; Pueblos--New Mexico--1910-1930.; Stone walls--New Mexico--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1926]
    • Hot Springs - Las Vegas, New Mexico

    • Two horse-drawn carriages with passengers appear beside the Montezuma Hotel, a resort 6 miles northwest of Las Vegas in Montezuma (San Miguel County), New Mexico (rebuilt after 1884 fire by Santa Fe Railway, closed in 1903); two men are seated on...
    • Montezuma (N.M.)--1880-1900.; Hotels--New Mexico--Montezuma--1880-1900.; Resorts--New Mexico--Montezuma--1880-1900.; Montezuma Hotel (Montezuma, N.M.)
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Little, R. H. B.

    • Robert H. B. (Bob) Little poses at his desk, probably in the late 1890s, at his home in Eldora, Boulder County, Colorado. Little was the town's first clerk and later served as mayor for several years just after the turn of the century. He was also...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Eldora (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Desks--1930-1950.; Mayors--Colorado--Eldora--1930-1950.; Pianos--1930-1950.; Pioneers--Colorado--Eldora--1930-1950.; Rocking chairs--1930-1950.; Little, Robert H. B.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Ouray fire department, City Hall

    • Fire Chief Thomas Mowatt poses with fire fighters, including Joe Finnin, in front of the open door of City Hall, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. The men wear uniforms and flat caps; two hold bugles. Horses and steam-powered fire cart are decorated...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; City & town halls--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Mowatt, Thomas.
    • 1906?
    • Lucy and At-a-la-ee

    • Lucy Joscum, a Native American woman on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, stands holding the back of a beaded cradleboard with a young, Native American child, possibly At-a-la-ee (Frank Joscum) resting in it. The back of the...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Cradleboards--Montana--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Children--Montana--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • John Y. Nelson and Deadwood stagecoach

    • John Y. Nelson, a scout and driver of the Deadwood Stagecoach, poses on the back of the coach holding a rifle while touring with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, possibly in Paris. A driver holds the reins of the teams of mules. A Native American...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Stagecoaches--1880-1890.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Nelson, John Young, b. 1826.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1889?]
    • Mexican vaquero twirling lasso

    • A Mexican vaquero twirls a lasso in the air in an arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He wears a sombrero and a bolero jacket with elaborate embroidery work on it. He also wears leather gauntlets with tassles. Two vaqueros...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Gauchos--1900-1910.; Roping--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Creede - 1947 north (upper)

    • View of a horizontal log building with a covered porch built up against a sheer cliff wall, North Creede, Colorado; features an oddly angled window that parallels the roofline and is a part of a gable which juts out from the cliff face; additional...
    • North Creede (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Log buildings--Colorado--Creede--1940-1950.
    • Teller School old and new knights

    • Photograph of several students at Teller Elementary School in Denver, Colorado dressed in medieval clothing. One boy sits on a throne with a robe and conical helmet. One the sides are several knights holding shields. The shields have "Loyalty,...
    • Teller School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Byers Junior High book drive for soldiers

    • Photograph of a book drive for World War II soliders at Byers Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. Two unidentified students are standing next to a large pile of donated books. Above the books is a bulletin board with the words "I gave a book...
    • Byers Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1943
    • Leadville, 1962

    • East from West 4th (Fourth) Street to Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado is a view of wood frame gabled residences lining a gravel street where a child runs. Cars and trucks are parked the edge of the street. A residence on the right has a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Residential streets--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Businesses in Central City, Colorado

    • The Hawley block on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, houses the Hawley Merchandise Co. and the Morrell Hardware Co. The masonry building with arched windows and a flat roof has a bracketed cornice and buildings on either side of it. The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1910.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Central City--1870-1910.
    • 1898
    • Wild West Show butcher

    • A butcher for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show butchers an animal on a wood block in a camp for the show. He wears a long apron with blood stains on it. The man's saw rests on the side of meat. A young man drags something in the background behind the...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Meat cutting--1900-1910.; Slaughtering--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]


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