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    • Durango roundhouse

    • Two Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotives sit in the roundhouse at Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a ladder leans on a gondola. A sign on one of the locomotives reads "496." A man works on one of the locomotives.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Durango (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Durango--1950-1960.
    • (between 1950 and 1960?)
    • 1st office of Rocky Mt. News

    • Five men stand in front of the Rocky Mountain News building near 1301 Walnut Street in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story wood frame building with brick chimney. Four men wear dark suits and straw boaters or bowlers....
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1850-1860.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1850-1860.; Denver (Colo.)--1850-1860.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.
    • 1859
    • RMN office of early days

    • View of the Rocky Mountain News building near 1301 Walnut Street in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story wood frame building with brick chimney.
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1850-1860.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1850-1860.; Denver (Colo.)--1850-1860.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.
    • 1859
    • Central City, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of the young town of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Structures: log cabins and wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1862
    • 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...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • 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,"...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Denver - early days flood

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood. Storefront signs read: "Ladies Emporium" and "Denver Meat Market." The first U.S. Denver Branch Mint has a tower with battlements; a horse is in the foreground.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Flood - Cherry Creek

    • View of Denver, Colorado during a Cherry Creek flood; shows frame buildings and torrents of water.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May
    • David Bruce Powers train of Leavenworth at Denver

    • David Bruce Powers' supply train from Leavenworth, Kansas forms a circle on Market Street, Denver, Colorado. Men sit on burros and lead teams with covered wagons. Signs on businesses read: "Leather & Shoe Findings Storage & Commission," "Saddlery...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Wagon trains--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1868 June 20
    • Second Baptist church in Colorado - 2 miles north of Wetmore.

    • The congregation of the second Baptist church in Colorado poses in front of their church in Wetmore, Custer County, Colorado. The building is a clapboard structure with a front gable, a gabled vestibule, and a transom.
    • Wetmore (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Baptist churches--Colorado--Wetmore--1870-1880.; Children--Colorado--Wetmore--1870-1880.; Women--Colorado--Wetmore--1870-1880.
    • 1870?
    • M. B. Gill, Ft. Morgan, Colo.

    • Six men and three young girls stand in front of a sod house in Ft. Morgan, Colorado. One of the men next to the girls appears to be wearing a skirt.
    • Gill, Mark B.--Family--1870-1880.; Gill, Mark B.--Homes & haunts--1870-1880.; Fort Morgan (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Houses--Colorado--Fort Morgan--1870-1880.
    • 1871
    • Old City Drug Store, corner Huerfano and Tejon St., Pikes Peak from Colorado Springs

    • Frame businesses flank Huerfano Street in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado and Pikes Peak is in the background. Signs read: "Drugs & Millinery," and "Goodrich & True."
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Drugstores--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.
    • 1874
    • Bergen Park, Colorado

    • Reproduction of pencil sketch; shows a church in Bergen Park, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Bergen Park (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1876
    • Eureka in 1877, San Juan Co., Colorado

    • Reproduction of bird's eye view rendering; shows Eureka, San Juan County, Colorado, and landmarks: 1. Colorado Lode 2. Old Trapper 3. Suamanda 4. Oporto 5. Garibaldi 6. Niagara 7. Centennial 8. Jackson 9. Shakespeare 10. American 11. Mc Kennie 12....
    • Eureka (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1877
    • Dakota Indians enroute for rations near Deadwood, South Dakota

    • A large assembly of Native Americans (possibly Sioux)are gathered on horseback as they make their way to a rations station in Deadwood, South Dakota. Shows carriages, umbrellas, and wickiups.
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--South Dakota--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--South Dakota--1870-1880.
    • 1877
    • Cherry Creek flood - Larimer Street

    • View of Cherry Creek flood damage in the Auraria Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows Larimer Street, a cupola, a destroyed bridge, horse car tracks, and people. Signs read: "West Lindell," "Colorado State Lottery," "Brown's Star Bakery,"...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.;...
    • 1878 May 22
    • Circus Parade

    • A circus parade on "F" Street in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, features an ornate circus wagon and elephants wearing howdahs. Spectators line the sidewalks; ornate brick business buildings have awnings and signs: "T. B. Hays wholesale and...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Circus parades--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Elephants--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Wetmore

    • Early view of the town of Wetmore, Custer County, Colorado, shows five men standing outside of a tent, dilapidated log cabins, frame and commercial buildings built among trees and brush, and snowy mountains.
    • Wetmore (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Tents--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Salida

    • View over the Denver & Rio Grande railroad yards, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows tracks, freight cars and sheds, with wood trestle bridges over the Arkansas River and businesses and residences in distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Home of Orville Jones 3 miles n. of Wetmore

    • The eight members of the Orville Jones family, including two women and three children, pose in front of their home in Wetmore, Custer County, Colorado. The vertical board house has an addition to one side and one on the back, a front gable, and a...
    • Jones, Orville--Family.; Wetmore (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; Families--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; Jones, Orville.
    • 1880?
    • Early Manitou bird's eye

    • Bird's eye view of Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking east, from the summit of Mount Manitou; shows the Cliff House, The Mansions, Manitou Bath House, and Manitou School. Grade has been cut for the D. & R. G. Railroad, no track has been laid....
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Denver Orphans' Home

    • Orphans and their caregivers pose in the backyard of a small house used as an orphanage until the Denver Orphans' Home is completed. Boys and girls sit on benches, boxes, and the ground. The girls wear dresses; some wear bows in their hair. The...
    • Denver Orphans' Home (Denver, Colo.)--People--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Backyards--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Orphans--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • La Junta's Harvey House in pioneer days

    • Guests, employees, and some of the citizens of the town of La Junta, Colorado, pose on the steps of the Harvey House in Otero County. Railroad tracks pass next to the building, and a handcart is in the foreground. Architectural features of the...
    • La Junta (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--La Junta--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Denver Orphans' Home

    • Boys and girls stand in a circle and pose in the backyard of a small house used as an orphanage while the Denver Orphans' Home is constructed. Shows children in swings on a swingset. Three women caregivers stand with the children.
    • Denver Orphans' Home (Denver, Colo.)--People--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Backyards--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Children swinging--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1882
    • College laundry about 1432 No. Tejon Eastend

    • Colorado College laundry, Tejon Street, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, is a frame building with gable and dormer.
    • Colorado College--1880-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Laundries (Rooms & spaces)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880- 1900.
    • 1882
    • Salida, Colorado

    • View of Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot, passenger coaches and a freight car by the Monte Cristo Hotel, a bridge across the Arkansas River, houses and businesses in broad flat river valley with the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Public School, Montrose, Colo.

    • Children and adults pose near a covered entryway in front of Central School on Cascade Avenue in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. The two-story brick building has a hipped roof and pendants. A central spire has dormers, a modified mansard...
    • Central School (Montrose, Colo.)--Buildings--1880-1890.; Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Salida, Colorado

    • View over Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande railroad depot, tracks, passenger coaches and an engine, bridge across Arkansas River to residences and businesses, including the Monte Cristo Hotel with the Sawatch Range...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Salida, Colorado

    • View over Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot, tracks, passenger coaches and an engine, a bridge across the Arkansas River, houses and businesses (including the Monte Cristo Hotel), and the Sawatch Range...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Arkansas River--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Denver and Rio Grande depot, Salida, Colorado

    • Men and boys in frock coats, bowlers, and bib overalls pose by the Denver and Rio Grande Railway depot in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. The stone structure has a gable roof, dormer, and bracketed eaves. A short engine (No. 106) has a baffled...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Boys--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Old "Central" School Salida, Colorado

    • Well-dressed men, women and children pose in front of Central School, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. The two-story brick building has stone trim, quoins, belfries, and a projecting, mansard roofed tower with incised panel: "Public School 1884."...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children & adults--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; School children--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Rocky Mountain News, 389 Larimer St.

    • View of the Rocky Mountain News building shared with the Overland Stage Line on Larimer Street between 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows an Italianate style brick two-story...
    • Holladay Overland Mail and Express Company--Buildings--1880-1890.; Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Union Station (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1880-1890.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1885
    • Cimarron, Colorado

    • Aerial view of the Cimarron River and buildings in Cimarron near the Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks, depot and roundhouse, freight and passenger cars, and engine. Shows the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Cimarron (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cimarron River (Montrose County and Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cimarron--1880-1890.; Railroad...
    • 1886
    • Wetmore, Colorado Wetmore school - teacher Wm. Brock; home at Shell Knob, Mo.

    • Interior view of a schoolroom in Wetmore, Custer County, Colorado, shows children sitting at their desks, their teacher, William Brock, in the back of the room next to the iron stove, an iron light fixture hanging from the ceiling, and the words:...
    • Wetmore (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rural schools--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; School children--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; Teachers--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • D & RG Ry. crossing, Gunnison River, Robideaux [sic], Delta Co. Colorado, 1886

    • View of the Gunnison River and Denver and Rio Grande Railway trestles near Roubideau (Delta County), Colorado. Buildings and possibly a tent are on the riverbanks, and mesas are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Delta County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Delta County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Delta County--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Delta...
    • 1886
    • Quarters of Co. G. 10th Infantry. Capt. Kelton, Cantonment on Uncompahgre

    • Men from Company G of the 10th (Tenth) Infantry pose on a porch of a frame building at the Cantonment on the Uncompahgre, later renamed Fort Crawford, near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Men sit and stand; most wear military uniforms.
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 10th (1855- )--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Barracks--Colorado--Montrose County--1880-1890.; Infantry--American--Colorado--Montrose...
    • 1886 Nov. 5th
    • Co. K. 10th Infantry, Capt. Hampson. Cantonment on Uncompahgre

    • Men from Company K of the 10th (Tenth) Infantry under Captain J.A.P. Hampson are lined up in front of sleeping quarters at Cantonment on the Uncompahgre, later renamed Fort Crawford, near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Men wear military...
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 10th (1855- )--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Barracks--Colorado--Montrose County--1880-1890.; Infantry--American--Colorado--Montrose...
    • 1886 Nov. 5th
    • Parade at Cantonment on Uncompahgre, Major Geo. K. Brady commanding, Nov. 5th, 1886

    • Men probably from Company G or K of the 19th (Nineteenth) Infantry under George K. Brady are lined up at the Cantonment on the Uncompahgre, later renamed Fort Crawford, near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Men wear military uniforms, hold...
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861- )--1880-1890.; Cantonment on the Uncompahgre (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Infantry--American--Colorado--Montrose County--1880-1890.; Military...
    • 1886 Nov. 5th
    • Telluride (Colo.) band in Bridal Veil Park

    • Men wear suits and hats and hold musical instruments including tubas, cornets, trumpets, trombones, and a bass drum in a meadow below the San Juan Mountains near Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. Ingram Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and Ingram...
    • Bridal Veil Falls (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ingram Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bands--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Meadows--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.;...
    • 1886 Sept
    • Leadville, Officers of Rocky Mountain Rifles, 1887

    • A group of the Rocky Mountain Rifles, Leadville Division of the Colorado National Guard, pose in a camp in Colorado. Two seated officers include Colonel R.S. Morrison and Jake Kahn. Most of the men wear uniforms and various types of hats. Some have...
    • Colorado. National Guard. Leadville Division--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1887
    • M. E. Church, Montrose, Colo

    • The Methodist Episcopal Church in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, is a brick building with stone trim and windows with latticed gothic arches. The entry is square tower with a rosette and an ornate, imbricated belfry, finials, and a windvane....
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Boys--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Methodist Episcopal churches--Colorado--Montrose--1880- 1890.
    • 1887 April 26
    • Artesian Well No. 2, Montrose, Colo.

    • Men, girls, and a dog pose in front of a wooden pump house in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. A frame tower with a ladder is above the well shaft. A flywheel, cables, pipes, water tank, and smokestack are nearby.
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Artesian wells--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Pumping stations--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1887 May 1
    • Wetmore band

    • Seven members of the Wetmore band, Wetmore, Custer County, Colorado, band pose for a studio portrait. Four have horns; one has a coronet, and two have drums.
    • Wetmore (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bands--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Decoration Day, Montrose, Colo.

    • View of a Decoration Day parade with a marching band and men in cavalry uniforms in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Men carry drums, rifles, swords, and a United States flag. The Mears Hotel with chimneys is at Cascade Avenue and Main Street....
    • Memorial Day--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Marching bands--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Military...
    • 1888
    • Montrose parade

    • Men in suits and military uniforms hold bayonets and stand behind a flag in a Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado street, probably for a parade. Spectators stand beside buildings. Boys watch rows of men from near a wagon. Signs on brick and frame...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Military uniforms--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Parades &...
    • 1888 Feb. 22nd
    • Montrose, Colo.

    • People pose in the street outside wooden frame commercial buildings at the corner of 2nd (Second) Street and Selig Avenue in Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. A weather vane is on a roof of a large building. A facade reads "Studebaker Wagons,...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Stables--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1888 July 23
    • Court House Rock [sic] and range near head of Cow Creek, Ouray Co. Colo.

    • Panoramic view of the Cow Creek valley and Courthouse Mountain in the Cimarron Ridge area of Ouray County, Colorado. Trees are in the valley.
    • Courthouse Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Valleys--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.
    • 1888 July 8

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