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    • Cripple Creek, ca. 1980's

    • Bird's eye view across residential rooftops of Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes backside view of Teller County Courthouse and flat rooftops of brick commercial buildings.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1980-1990.
    • [between 1980 and 1989]
    • Leadville street scene, for Public Service Co., July 29, 1924

    • View south down dirt Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes two young girls in dresses and cloche hats who sit on a sidewalk on a hill above the street and look down on the busy main street. Landmark buildings include the First...
    • American National Bank (Leadville, Colo.)--1920-1930.; First Presbyterian Church (Leadville, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Vendome Hotel--1920-1930.; Leadville (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1930.; City & town...
    • 1924
    • Taos, Fiesta dancers

    • Native American (Taos) fiesta dance at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico. The dancers wear embroided kilts or blankets and body paint. Spectators form a circle around the area and also watch from adobe pueblo rooftops, portals and carriages. Two...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910- 1920.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Taos Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Cameras--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Victor, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows the rooftops of commercial and residential buildings, outhouses, dirt roads and signs that read: "Drugs," "Shilling's Dry Goods" and "Lumber." Squaw Mountain is in the distance.
    • Squaw Mountain (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Victor--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1910?]
    • Taos, Fiesta dances

    • Taos Pueblo Indians prepare to run a race at the Taos Pueblo, New Mexico. Indians wear embroided kilts or blankets and body paint. Spectators line a cleared area and also watch from adobe pueblo rooftops, portals and carriages. Cottonwood trees and...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910- 1920.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Taos Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Festivals--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Cripple Creek fire

    • View from junction of Myers and "A" Streets across rooftops during April 29th, 1896 fire, Cripple Creek, Colorado; huge black clouds of smoke billow in the sky; scene includes one and two-story wooden frame and brick, gable and flat-roof residences...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Harrison Ave., Main street, Leadville

    • View south on Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado, shows American flags on rooftops of the commercial district and a banner on Post Office: Men Wanted For The United States Army. Cars, pedestrians, carriages, and wagons are on the street....
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1917 and 1918]
    • The central portion, Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view across rooftops of Cripple Creek, Colorado towards Carbonate Hill and Gold Hill; scene includes Golden public school building, Saint Peters Catholic Church, and rows of flat-roof one and two- story wooden frame and brick commercial...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Central City, Colo. 1900-

    • The steeple of St. Mary's Catholic Church stands in the right foreground of this view of Central City, Colorado. The rooftops of buildings lining Pine Street are also in the foreground. St. Paul's Episcopal Church and the Central City public high...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Victor, Colorado

    • View of Victor, Colorado, across low rooftops of wooden frame residences; shows commercial buildings including City Hall Bank block, and Gold Coin Club building (with enclosed second-story porch), and mine headframes and tailings. Signs include:...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1920-1920.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • The Central City public high school stands in front of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in the right background of this view of Central City, Colorado, looking east toward Mountain City in the distance. Snow lightly covers the rooftops of buildings as...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • Laying of corner stone, new City Hall, Longmont, Colo.

    • A large crowd gathers around a platform with tripod supporting the cornerstone for the new Longmont City Hall, Fourth (4th) Avenue and Kimbark Street, Colorado, June 1921. Several officials sit nearby on the platform and band members are at the far...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Longmont--1920-1930.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Longmont--1920-1930.
    • June 1921
    • Animas Fork

    • View down main street of Animas Forks in the Animas River Valley, (11,300 feet) San Juan County, Colorado; consists of wood frame structures, tents, log cabins, gabled houses, false fronts, outhouses, and the two-story Walsh residence; small front...
    • Animas Forks (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Houses--Colorado--Animas Forks--1870-1880.; Valleys--Colorado--Animas Forks--1870-1880.
    • [between 1876 and 1880]
    • Ouray, Colo.

    • View north on Main (Third, 3rd) Street, Ouray, Colorado, includes rooftops among trees; the Elks Club and Beaumont Hotel towers and a "Garage" sign on a two story Wright Opera House.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Ouray--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Valentine House, Chase Gulch

    • View of an L-shaped Carpenter Gothic style house in Black Hawk, Colorado; shows a steeply pitched roof, elaborate bargeboard carvings, (mimmicked over the windows), open verandas, finials at the rooftops, and horizontal clapboard siding. A...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1970-1980.
    • 1971 May 30
    • Donkey Derby

    • View of automobiles parked on hillside with a crowd watching the Donkey Derby held on outskirts of Cripple Creek, Colorado; people seated atop wooden post corral and on opposite side near covered podium; distant view beyond hillside of Cripple...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Festivals--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1939]
    • Snowy rooftops in Leadville

    • This view of snowcovered gabled rooftops with brick chimneys and stovepipes in Leadville, Colorado, includes residences, sheds, barns, and outhouses. A ladder is hung on the shed in the right foreground.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Snow--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.
    • 1937
    • Champa Street foot race

    • People crowd Champa Street and rooftops by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado to view a foot race. An electric scoreboard tops a balcony by a sign that reads: "Post." Office buildings and storefronts have signs:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Running races--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • View of the Central City area

    • A tall, metal smokestack is supported on top of a chimney by wires on the roof of a building covered with snow, probably near Central City, Colorado. Other rooftops are covered with snow.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Roofs--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Bird's-eye view of Victor in Cripple Creek District

    • Bird's eye view of Victor, Colorado, from residential rooftops towards business commercial district; shows railroad tracks, Florence and Cripple Creek or Midland Terminal, one and two-story wooden frame residences, church or school spire, and...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [1899 or 1900]
    • Scene at Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view across snow-covered residential rooftops, Cripple Creek, Colorado; residences have gable and hipped roofs; Mount Pisgah is in background.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Residential streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • 1901 June 15
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • A view of the rooftops of Aspen, Colorado, is taken from the top of a flat roof, which is visible in the foreground. Hyman Avenue and Main Street intersect in the foreground. Visible landmarks include Armory Hall, the Aspen Block, the Hotel...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.
    • [between 1888 and 1890]
    • A. Coors Co.

    • Aerial view over the Adolph Coors Company Golden Brewery, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows rooftops with aluminum kegs, sign: "Coors Pure Malted Milk," construction of storage sheds and retaining wall, semi-trucks and "Coors" smokestack.
    • Golden (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Golden--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Denver

    • View of downtown rooftops from a building on 15th (Fifthteenth) Street, Denver, Colorado. Signs on two story brick building in foreground read: "Tremont Place, Furnished Rooms," "A triumph in cookery, Van Camp's Pork and Beans, Boston baked,...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Chestnut St. from Harrison St., Leadville, Colo.

    • This view west on Chestnut Street from Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes crushed automobiles, a van and a wrecker on the north corner. A sign for "Motel, steam heat, TV, wall to wall carpeting" lays on the south corner. The street is...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Churches--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.; Hospitals--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.; Residential streets--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1970-1980.
    • 1978
    • Adolph Coors Company

    • Rooftops of the Adolph Coors Company Coors residence and greenhouses echo the foothills in the distance, Golden, Colorado. Sign in foreground: "The Home Of Coors Pure Malted Milk" is constructed of planted flowers. Coors was the world's largest...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • 1928
    • Ouray

    • View northwest over Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, in the Uncompahgre River Valley; shows rooftops of buildings. Towers of the Beaumont Hotel, Elk Club and public school show above trees.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Adolph Coors Company

    • Aerial view over the Adolph Coors Company Golden brewery between Table Mountains, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows rooftops, construction of storage sheds and retaining wall, semi-trucks, parking lots, ponds, "Coors" smokestack and Colorado and...
    • Adolph Coors Company--1950-1960.; Golden (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Brewing industry--Colorado--Golden--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Creede, about 1906, after being rebuilt after fire

    • In this panorama of the town of Creede, Colorado in Mineral County, snow is on rooftops and hillsides. Commercial buildings, including "Zang's Hotel," and residences are on both sides of the street. Wagons, lumber, and debris are at the base of the...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [1906?]
    • Pastime Club in Leadville

    • Detailed view of the top of a sided false front with "Pastime Club, Cafe, Bar" and "Coors Beer" signs with peeling paint. The original bracketed cornice is above the entry and on top of the building. Rooftops of residences, a shed and the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Bars--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.; Restaurants--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.
    • [1981]
    • Denver

    • View of downtown rooftops from a building on 15th (Fifthteenth) Street, Denver, Colorado. Signs on two story brick building in foreground read: "Tremont Place, Furnished Rooms," "A Triumph in Cookery, Van Camp's Pork and Beans, Boston Baked,...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Creede, about 1906, after being rebuilt after fire

    • In this panorama of the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County, taken after the town was rebuilt after a fire, there is snow on the rooftops and hillsides. Buildings include commercial storefronts, mills, and residences.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [1906?]
    • At the Denver Post on Champa

    • People crowd Champa Street by the Denver Post newspaper headquarters in downtown Denver, Colorado. Men sit on rooftops by United States flags. Horses and cars are in the crowd. Business signs read: "Kindel Compressed Air, Carpet Cleaning,"...
    • Denver Post--Buildings--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Leadville, Carbonate Hill

    • This snowy view over rooftops of wood frame and log structures to Carbonate Hill mines, Leadville, Colorado includes one and two-story residences, sheds, outhouses, and two-story false fronts. Signs for a market and a hotel are displayed.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1885]
    • Aspen Mountain

    • A winter view of the town of Aspen, Colorado. The tops of mullein can be seen in the foreground sticking out of the snow. In the middle distance are snow covered rooftops of early homes and buildings in the town of Aspen. In the background is Aspen...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • 1950
    • Creede, about 1906, after being rebuilt after fire

    • In this panorama of the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County, snow dusts the rooftops and hillsides. Buildings include residences and commercial structures.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [1906?]
    • North Star mine, King Solomon

    • Miners pose on the rooftops of wooden buildings on steep mountain slopes at the North Star mine, Gunnison County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1900.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; North Star Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • Skiers wearing ski clothes, skis, and poles stand and ski on Aspen Mountain, Colorado. A ski run cuts through the bare trees; ski gates are scattered across the mountain. The rooftops of the town of Aspen are below. Landmarks include the Wheeler...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Skiing--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Overlooking Bennett Ave. toward southwest from Imperial Hotel

    • View southwest from Imperial Hotel, across flat rooftops of two- story brick commercial buildings, towards Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; some buildings were damaged by fire in March of 1946; partial lettering of "ANCH" is painted on side...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • Snow, December 5, 1913, Central City, Colorado

    • Several rooftops in Central City, Colorado, are covered with deep snow after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. A smokestack stands on top of a chimney in the left foreground. Trees with bare branches stand in the right foreground.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Roofs--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Smokestacks--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.
    • [1913]
    • Cripple Creek, Poverty Gulch

    • View of Poverty Gulch and Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek's infamous red-light district, Cripple Creek, Colorado; rock-debris is in center of street; the one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings on both sides of the street have falsefronts...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; False fronts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1895]
    • Beginning of the great fire, Victor, Colo.

    • Bird's eye view across rooftops of Victor, Colorado, shows smoke rising from business district as early stages of August 21, 1899 fire progresses beginning from Third & Portland Avenue area; Gold Coin Mine & Gold Coin Club, rear view of prominent...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Sleighing at Sneffles [sic], Colo. Xmas (i.e. Christmas)

    • Men, women and children pose by a horse-drawn sleigh near a wood frame house in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado; a dog sits in the sleigh next to a couple with a baby. Men pose under canvas awnings that hang from the facade of the post office and...
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Infants--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; People--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Winter--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Denver

    • View northwest over downtown rooftops, Denver, Colorado, shows area between 17th (Seventeenth) and 18th (Eighteenth) streets, including the Daniels and Fisher Tower and foothills. Signs read: "Conoco," "Dover," "Bus Terminal, Enjoy Your Summer...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Tow line construction, Aspen

    • View of six people sitting across from one another on a boat tow as it is dragged up Aspen Mountain, Aspen, Colorado; shows vehicle tracks in the snow, snow covered landscape, and bare trees along the path; Aspen house rooftops at the bottom of the...
    • Ski lifts--Colorado--Aspen--1930-1940.; Aspen (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1939]
    • Apex, Colorado

    • View of a parade on main street of Apex, seven miles northwest of Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows spectators along the dirt street where a man in a carriage drawn by two white horses passes; other men on horseback in distance;...
    • Apex (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Apex--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Apex--1890-1900.
    • [August 1990]
    • Looking northeast from 443 Main St.

    • Bird's eye view northeast on Main Street near 4th (Fourth) Street, Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a sparsely settled business area with a boardwalk. "Harrington Bliss & Co." sign is attached to one-story wood frame, falsefront building. The...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Denver

    • View over rooftops east along 17th (Seventeenth) Avenue, Denver, Colorado, includes the Central Presbyterian Church, corner of the Brown Palace and street cable cars. Scrap lumber and laundry show in back yards of residences.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1897 and 1900]
    • From Gallery after snow storm Silver Cliff Stamp Mill, Wet Mountain Valley & Sangre de Cristo...

    • View of Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado; shows rooftops, Silver Cliff Mining Company's stamp mill, Wet Mountain Valley, and the Sangre De Cristo Range. Signs read: "H. E. Austin Jobber In Whiskies, Wines," and "Colorado Store, G. D. Kinnear...
    • Sangre De Cristo Range (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Wet Mountain Valley (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.
    • 1880 September 25

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