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    • A tropical tangle

    • View of an overgrown garden filled with tropical plants in probably California. Shows Bougainvillea, banana trees, pampas grass, bushes, vines, and trees. Shows a dirt path, part of a roof, and utility poles.
    • Bougainvillea--California--1900-1910.; Gardens--California--1900-1910.; Trees--California--1900-1910.
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    • Aspen - 1953

    • View through a broken window, of a dilapidated courtyard, in Aspen, Colorado; shows a jumble of discarded furniture and overgrown foliage in an area bound by a low brick wall; tall building next door with eroded plaster-type wall covering.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.
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    • Bachelor residential st.

    • A decaying structure is on an overgrown residential street in the former town of Bachelor, Colorado. The roof is gone and the wood walls are collapsing on one another. A log structure with gables and no roof is upslope from the building in the...
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Mineral County--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Bachelor, Colorado

    • A log cabin with no roof, two gables, and holes where the windows and doors once were, decays on a hillside in the ghost town of Bachelor, Colorado. The foundation is overgrown with brush and a wood plank box is near the house. Long grass grows in...
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.
    • [1960?]
    • Bachelor, Colorado

    • Houses decay on a grassy slope in the ghost town of Bachelor, Colorado, in Mineral County. A one story, L-shaped, wood-frame house with two gables and tin roofing is nestled in an Aspen grove. A ladder leans against the side of the house. A stone...
    • Bachelor (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Bachelor--1960-1970.
    • [1960?]
    • Black Queen Mill, near Crystal

    • View of the stone foundation of the Black Queen Mill, near Crystal, Gunnison County, Colorado, show the stepped structure built into the hillside, various pieces of machinery and decaying timbers overgrown with vegetation.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.
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    • Black Queen Mill, near Crystal

    • View of the stone foundation of the Black Queen Mill, near Crystal, Gunnison County, Colorado, shows a stepped structure built into the hillside, various pieces of machinery and decaying timbers overgrown with vegetation.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.
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    • Black Queen Mill, near Crystal

    • View of stone foundation of the Black Queen Mill, near Crystal Gunnison County, Colorado, shows the stepped structure built into the hillside, various pieces of machinery and decaying timbers overgrown with vegetation.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.; Ruins--Colorado--Gunnison County--1940-1950.
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    • Briarhurst overgrown

    • Exterior view of Briarhurst Mansion, in Manitou Springs, Colorado. Rebuilt in 1888 after a fire, this Tudor style two-story residence features dormers, circular bays, carved lintels, ornamented stone chimneys and roofcrests, jigsaw work in the...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1950-1960.; Bell, William Abraham--Homes & haunts.
    • 1958
    • Buckskin Joe, cemetery

    • View of two grave sites surrounded by picket fences, in Buckskin Joe, Park County, Colorado, shows the cemetery overgrown with aspen trees.
    • Buckskin Joe (Park County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Buckskin Joe--1940-1950.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Buckskin Joe--1940- 1950.
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    • Calvary Cemetery

    • Mount Calvary Cemetery (later Denver Botanic Gardens), the Catholic section of Mount Prospect Cemetery in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of the City and County of Denver, Colorado, is overgrown with weeds; an obelisk-shaped monument has toppled to...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver Botanic Gardens--1930-1940.; Mount Calvary Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mount Prospect Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Tombs & sepulchral...
    • April 11, 1937
    • Central City, 1953, old foundry

    • The ruins of the old foundry in Central City, Colorado, are overgrown with vegetation and weeds but two of its masonry walls are connected. Two doors with lintels and concrete steps are along the wall. The old foundry on upper Eureka Street was...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Cherry Creek Grange # 58

    • View of the Cherry Creek Grange near Parker Road and East Arapahoe Road in Littleton (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The one story stuccoed building has tall arched windows and a hipped tile roof. A sign over the door reads: "Cherry Creek Grange." ...
    • Colorado State Grange Cherry Creek Grange No. 58 (Arapahoe County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Englewood (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Farmer's groups.; Buildings.; Colorado State Grange. Cherry Creek Grange No. 58 (Arapahoe County, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1976
    • Como round house

    • View of the dilapidated six stall stone roundhouse, Como yards, Park County, Colorado, shows missing stones and doors. Stone arches with keystones, frame the large diagonal board doors. The railroad tracks have long been pulled and overgrown with...
    • Como (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Como--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • D&RGW

    • View of an overgrown railroad bed beside a dirt road near Castleton (Gunnison County), Colorado. Sagebrush covers most of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad grade and ties. Shows fenced pastures, utility poles and lines, and mountains. A...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad ties--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Gunnison County--1950-1960.
    • 1952 October 3
    • 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
    • Dyersville

    • View overlooking the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County. Decaying buildings and overgrown vegetation around structures.
    • Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Early residence

    • View of the E. L. and Helen Berthoud residence built around 1880, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows a two-story front gable clapboard house with intersecting side gable addition and contrasting trim boards. Tall shade trees are in the...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Golden--1910-1930.; Berthoud, Edward L.--Homes & haunts.; Berthoud, Helen--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Fall Creek, 1950 - near Vanadium, Colo.

    • View of Fall Creek, called Seymore until 1922, in San Miguel County, Colorado; features gable roof building with stepped false front and smaller building in background; railroad tracks overgrown with grass.
    • Fall Creek (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Ghost house

    • Evening view of the dilapidated, snow-covered Henry Gillespie house in Aspen, Colorado; features a wood frame structure with towers with triangular dormers, pediments, numerous gables, finials, gingerbread ornamentation, and clapboard siding; panes...
    • Gillespie, Henry B.--Homes & haunts.; Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Green River Station, Utah

    • Aerial view of Green River, Utah. Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company trains, a railroad station and water tower, a roundhouse, and the Palmer House hotel are in the town. A tent sits next to a plowed but overgrown field.
    • Green River (Utah)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Utah--Green River--1890-1900.; Railroad facilities--Utah--Green River--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • 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
    • House built by Charles H. Harris

    • Exterior of the two-story brick house built by Charles H. Harris (ranch homesteader) Carbondale, Roaring Fork River Valley, Garfield County, Colorado, shows disrepair with missing shingles and bricks, stress fractures and overgrown grasses in the...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Carbondale--1960-1980.; Harris, Charles H.--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1960 and 1980]
    • House of Henry Gillespie, later known as Ghost House

    • View of the dilapidated Henry Gillespie house in Aspen, Colorado; features a wood frame structure with towers with triangular dormers, pediments, finials, numerous gables, finials, gingerbread ornamentation, and clapboard siding; shingles falling...
    • Gillespie, Henry B.--Homes & haunts.; Aspen (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Independence, Pitkin County

    • View of dilapidated log buildings in the abandoned town of Independence (Pitkin County), Colorado. Shows cabins without roofs and an overgrown road grade in a meadow. Dense trees are nearby on mountains in the Sawatch Range.
    • Independence (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Independence--1960-1970.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Independence--1960-1970.
    • 1963
    • Iris

    • View of dilapidated cabins along an overgrown dirt road in Iris, Colorado; shows a broken wooden bridge and an old metal wheelbarrow.
    • Iris (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Iris--1940-1970.; Cabins--Colorado--Iris--1940-1970.
    • [between 1940 and 1966]
    • Irwin - 1946

    • View of the remains of fallen buildings in a clearing in Irwin, Colorado; shows the foundations of the buildings are nearly overgrown; mine tailings in the distance.
    • Irwin (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Irwin--1940-1950.
    • 1946
    • Jasper - 1950

    • View of a dilapidated cabin nearly overgrown by vegetation in Jasper, Colorado.
    • Jasper (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Jasper--1950-1960.; Log cabins--Colorado--Jasper--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Jasper - 1950

    • The remains of a log cabin have nearly been overgrown by Aspen trees in Jasper, Colorado.
    • Aspen--Colorado--Jasper--1950-1960.; Jasper (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Lace House in Leadville

    • View of the facade of the Lace House in Leadville, Colorado, shows the clapboard false front structure with jigsaw carving, a paired bracketed cornice with wood shingle roof, a central entry with metal screen door and transom, two tall flanking...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Las Animas County Bloom mansion, Trinidad

    • Frank G. Bloom residence, in Trinidad, Colorado is listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings. Built in 1882, this four story brick, French Victorian residence has metal-covered mansard roofs and widow's walk railing on the top two...
    • Bloom, Frank G.--Homes & haunts.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1970.
    • July 1966
    • Late 1950's, roundhouse

    • View of the dilapidated six stall stone roundhouse, Como yards, Park County, Colorado, shows stone arches with keystones framing the large diagonal board doors and a fence surrounding the building. The railroad tracks have long been pulled and...
    • Como (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Como--1950-1960.
    • [between 1955 and 1959]
    • Littleton cemetery, poor condition

    • View inside the Littleton Cemetery, Colorado, show tombstones overgrown with tall grass. Entrance gate arch reads: Inner Cry of C. A. R. A residence with outbuildings is beyond the gate and the Arapahoe County Courthouse is in the distance.
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Littleton--1930-1940.
    • June 31, 1935
    • Lulu City - 1942

    • View of dilapidated wooden foundations along an overgrown path in Lulu City, Colorado; pine forest and mountains in the background.
    • Foundations--Colorado--Lulu City--1940-1950.; Lulu City (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Lulu City - 1942

    • View of the remains of a log cabin along an overgrown road in Lulu City (Grand County), Colorado; shows a sign with "Lulu City," engraved on it; (probably) Lulu Mountain in the background.
    • Lulu City (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Lyons depot prior to restoration

    • Lyons depot, December 1975, prior to restoration and conversion into the Lyons Public Library. This structure was built by the narrow gauge Denver, Utah and Pacific. The 1877 [?] rough cut sandstone solid building has boarded up windows, and a...
    • Lyons (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Libraries--Colorado--Lyons--1970-1980.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Lyons--1970-1980.
    • 1975
    • Main street, Waldorf, Colo.

    • Shows a street, overgrown with grass and flowers, in front of a row of abandoned wooden storefronts and houses in the ghost town of Waldorf (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Waldorf (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.; Storefronts--Colorado--Waldorf--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Manual Annual: 1911

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1911.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • Manualian: 1910

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1910.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1910
    • Marble - 1947

    • View of two dilapidated sheds surrounded by dense foliage and tall trees in Marble, Colorado; sheds are along an overgrown path that passes between two trees and into the distance.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.; Sheds--Colorado--Marble--1940-1950.
    • 1947
    • Nevadaville, Colorado taken from Quartz Hill

    • View of the remains of Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, shows Main Street, empty shells of brick commercial buildings including the Odd Fellows Building and Redman's Lodge (with removed upper floor); frame dwellings include the Williams house...
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • 1940?
    • Odd Fellows lot in Cedar Hill Cemetery

    • Odd Fellows lot in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, shows tombstones inside a chain fence, overgrown with grasses. A large granite grave marker reads: "Nels Sorensen, born in Denmark, Oct. 25 1861, Dec. 24 1903, Good-Bye Dear...
    • Sorensen, Nels--Tomb--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.; Ouray (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Ouray--1920-1930.
    • 1920
    • Old foundry, Central City, 1953

    • The ruins of the old foundry in Central City, Colorado, are overgrown with weeds and vegetation. In the foreground, one of the outer walls has completely crumbled and the adjacent wall is in decay. The roof has rotted away and the windows are...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Foundries--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Ouray residence

    • View of roof gables of a Victorian wood-frame house, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Features: projecting gable porch, eyebrow dormer, and upper balcony with lattice work covered with overgrown ivy.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Gables--Colorado--Ouray--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Ouray--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]

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