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    • Tragedy marred a holiday

    • A dotted line has been painted on the image to indicate the path of a young man who fell to his death while climbing the sheer cliffs at the mouth of Eldorado canyon in Eldorado Springs, Colorado. South Boulder creek is at the bottom of the gorge,...
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Dancing girls

    • A woman in a sheer bikini decorated with feather and glitter, dances across a stage, she uses a scarf as a prop. Other women dressed in exotic dance costumes, that include sheer hoop skirts and scanty outfits, stand nearby. Probably a Denver,...
    • Stripteasers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1960.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1930-1960.; Dancers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1960.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • The Bendigo, Cascade Trail

    • A woman and a man with a camera stand outside a tent that is pitched near a sheer cliff edge along the Cascade Trail in Ouray County, Colorado. Two men stand along a pathway below.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Tents--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Women--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Maude Fealy

    • Maude Fealy poses for a studio bust portrait, possibly for the role of "Filiberta" in "The Cardinal." She has long, wavy hair; wears a bracelet, a pearl necklace, and a dress with gathered, sheer fabric and beadwork; and holds a bouquet of lilies.
    • Actresses--1900-1910.; Fealy, Maude, 1881-1971.
    • [1900?]
    • On the Grand above the springs

    • View of the Colorado River near Hot Sulphur Springs (Grand County), Colorado. Shows a sheer rock wall and grass and trees in the valley.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Grand County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Grand County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1878]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman in a sheer blouse and a string of beads.
    • Women--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • C&S RR in Platte Canon

    • A Colorado & Southern locomotive and train approaches the depot in Ferndale, Park County, Colorado; a cloud of smoke billows above the engine. A wooden crate with bottles rests on the train platform. In the distance a sheer cliff is covered with...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Ferndale (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • #1 in Royal Gorge

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive #5481 pulls train #1 through the Royal Gorge beside the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado. Shows Hanging Bridge and the sheer walls of the canon spanned by the Royal Gorge suspension bridge.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Arkansas River--1950-1960.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Royal Gorge Bridge (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1951 Jul. 21
    • Interior of home of ex-Governor Eaton, Greeley, Colo.

    • Interior view of home of ex-Governor Benjamin H. Harrison in Greeley, Colorado. This room has a fireplace with a marble mantle and hearth. A screen depicting iris flowers covers the firebox, and columns flank it. A framed painting is on the wall;...
    • Eaton, Benjamin Harrison, 1833-1940--Homes & haunts.; Greeley (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Greeley--1900-1910.; Interiors.
    • 1902
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman who wears a short dress jacket and holds a wallet in her gloved hands. A small hat with a sheer veil rests on her head.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Animas Canyon

    • Sheer granite cliffs flank the Animas River, in La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; La Plata County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--La Plata County--1920-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--La Plata County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Banquet buffet

    • Women and men pose with musical instruments by a banquet set with stuffed pigs, roses, apples, an ice sculpture, and a fountain in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include sheer fabric and tassels.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Banquets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Music ensembles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Family portrait

    • Studio portrait of a woman, man and young girl. The woman stands, holds a book, and wears a dark colored dress with a sheer basque, a white blouse with a white bow; the overdraped skirt and underskirt are trimmed in velvet. She wears her hair up...
    • Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Families--1880-1890.; Girls--1880-1890.; Spouses--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Canon of the Rio Las Animas

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company narrow gauge train is on sheer granite cliffs that flank the Animas River (Rio Las Animas), in either San Juan or La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Shenandoah Dives mill & mine in distance

    • View of the Shenandoah-Dives Mill near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. The aerial tramway line and mine are in the distance.
    • Shenandoah-Dives Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Silverton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.; Mills--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1920-1940.
    • [between 1934 and 1941]
    • Glenwood Canyon

    • View of the Colorado River and the sheer cliffs of Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. A Denver & Rio Grande railroad tunnel is in the distance.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1910-1920.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Seven Falls, Cheyenne Canon

    • Scene of Seven Falls in South Cheyenne Canyon in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows the waterfall with a wooden stairway next to it. Sheer rock formations surround South Cheyenne Creek with a mountain and pine trees in the distance.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1980-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Stairways--Colorado--El Paso...
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Frances Marie Kober

    • Frances Marie Kober sits on a stone bench and poses for a studio portrait after her graduation from South High School in Denver, Colorado. Kober's hair is styled in a wavy bob, and she wears a flapper dress with sheer short sleeves, a low waist,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Alumni & alumnae--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Kober, Frances Marie.
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    • Colorado River and railroad tracks

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande railroad tracks beside the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado. Shows telegraph poles, and sheer cliffs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1910-1920.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Mrs. H. E. Bellamy and Miss Lucille Ferry outdoor presentation of the "Sun Bird"

    • Mrs. H. E. Bellamy and Miss Lucille Ferry pose outdoors in Denver, Colorado. They are in costumes that include a dress, sash, crown, sandals, and sheer cape as part of a production of the play "The Sun Bird."
    • Bellamy, H. E., Mrs.--Performances.; Ferry, Lucille--Performances.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Open-air theatrical productions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Road work done by C.S.P. inmates

    • State Penitentiary road crew horses, wagon and driver approach near Canon City, Colorado. Gravel road behind them cuts through steep, rocky terrain; a power pole is at the base of a sheer cliff in the background.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Horses--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1920.
    • [between 1912 and 1920?]
    • Three lower falls

    • A woman, in a long dress and hat with ostrich feathers, stands on a wooden staircase next to the three lower falls of Seven Falls in South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado. South Cheyenne Creek cuts through the sheer rock faces of the...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Stairways--Colorado--El Paso...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Seven Falls

    • Group of men, women and children sit and stand near the base of Seven Falls in South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado. The cascade cuts through the sheer rock walls of the canyon on South Cheyenne Creek.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Cheyenne Canon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; People--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1885?]
    • Gladys Kilpatrick

    • Studio portrait of Gladys Kilpatrick. She wears a dress with sheer sleeves.
    • Teenagers--1910-1920.; Kilpatrick, Gladys.
    • 1919
    • Colorado River & D&RG train tunnel

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande railroad tunnel, the Colorado River, telegraph poles, and sheer cliffs, in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1910-1920.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Garfield County--1910-1920.; Railroad...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • American Nettie Mine

    • View of a long wooden building built along a sheer cliff in Ouray County, Colorado. A privy extends past the edge of the cliff. A smaller wooden structure is on a lower level.
    • American Nettie Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Bridal Veil Falls

    • View of probably Bridal Veil Falls above Telluride in San Miguel County, Colorado. The water cascades off a sheer rock cliff. A large boulder is at the base of the falls.
    • Bridal Veil Falls (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Lower Multnomah Fall, Columbia River Scenery, O.

    • View of the lower waterfall at Multnomah Falls on Multnomah Creek (Multnomah County), Oregon (later Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area). Shows a log bridge across the gorge and a sheer basalt rock cliff.
    • Multnomah County (Or.)--1880-1890.; Multnomah Falls (Or.)--1880-1890.; Canyons--Oregon--Multnomah County--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Oregon--Multnomah County--1880-1890.; Pedestrian bridges--Oregon--Multnomah County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1888]
    • Trout Lake Fall 120 ft. near Ophir

    • View of Lake Fork Falls (Trout Lake Fall) on Lake Fork (flows through Trout Lake) near Ophir in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a waterfall with a horsetail in a narrow canyon. The walls of the canyon are sheer, rocks and boulders are near and...
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.; Waterfalls--Colorado--San Miguel County--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Upper Multnomah Fall, Columbia River Scenery, O.

    • View of the upper waterfall at Multnomah Falls on Multnomah Creek (Multnomah County), Oregon (later Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area). Shows a sheer basalt rock cliff.
    • Multnomah County (Or.)--1880-1890.; Multnomah Falls (Or.)--1880-1890.; Cliffs--Oregon--Multnomah County--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Oregon--Multnomah County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1888]
    • Seven Falls, Cheyenne Canon

    • View of South Cheyenne Creek and Seven Falls in South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado. A wooden stairwell is built into the sheer face of the canyon wall beside the cascade.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Stairways--Colorado--El Paso...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Hoffman Heights Development, Bedroom Interior

    • Black and white print of bedroom interior of unidentified house in Aurora's Hoffman Heights Development. Two single size beds with a bedside table. Beds have light colored bedspreads and headboards. Bedside table tiered with jewelry box on lower...
    • Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1955
    • The Three Lower Falls, Cheyenne Canon

    • view of the three lower falls on South Cheyenne Creek at Seven Falls in South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado. A wooden staircase is constructed along the edge of the cascade and is flanked by the sheer rock walls of the canyon.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Stairways--Colorado--El Paso...
    • 1894 Oct. 13
    • Two women standing beside two trees

    • Outdoor portrait of women by cottonwood trees in (probably) Denver, Colorado; costume includes high collars, pleats, flounces, and sheer fabric.
    • Cottonwood--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Canyon of the Animas River

    • A Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company narrow gauge train is on sheer granite cliffs that flank the Animas River (Rio Las Animas), in either San Juan or La Plata County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a dress with sheer sleeves and a lace collar.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Newton, dining room

    • View of the dining room in the Arcade Hotel, a Harvey House, in Newton (Harvey County), Kansas on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway line. Shows a carpeted floor and tables set with linen and silver, a coffered ceiling, wood paneled walls,...
    • Arcade Hotel (Newton, Kan.)--1900-1910.; Newton (Kan.)--1900-1910.; Dining rooms--Kansas--Newton--1900-1910.; Dining tables--Kansas--Newton--1900-1910.; Hotels--Kansas--Newton--1900-1910.; Interiors--Kansas--Newton--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Sylvan Lake

    • View of rock formations and Sylvan Lake in Custer County, South Dakota. Shows trees and sheer granite rock walls at the edge of the lake in the Black Hills.
    • Custer County (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Sylvan Lake (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Reservoirs--South Dakota--Custer County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--South Dakota--Custer County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Waiters from the "Rough Riders" - Wolhurst fete

    • Three girls pose at a Wolhurst party in Littleton, Colorado, wearing European costumes. Their hats are tall white fabric with long ribbons hanging at the sides; and their aprons are a sheer fabric with lace trim. Trees, tables, and party guests...
    • Wolcott, Edward Olive, 1848-1905--Homes & haunts.; Littleton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Estates--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Garden parties--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Teenagers--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Sylvan Lake

    • View of boulders and a sheer rock wall at Sylvan Lake in Custer County, South Dakota. Shows trees and rock formations near the shore of the lake in the Black Hills.
    • Custer County (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Sylvan Lake (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Reservoirs--South Dakota--Custer County--1890-1900.; Rock formations--South Dakota--Custer County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Helen Freeman in "Central City Nights"

    • Actress Helen Freeman poses in draped rough and sheer fabrics, in Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Freeman, Helen--Performances--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actresses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Glenwood Canyon series

    • View of Shoshone borrow pit on Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado; also shows sheer rock formations.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Holes--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Garfield County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Ouray and Silverton Toll Road

    • View of sheer rock cliff on the Otto Mears toll road, Ouray County or San Juan County, Colorado. A man on a horse is in the distance.
    • Cliffs--Colorado--1880-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1883 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW 1154, 2-8-0, doubleheading westbound train No.3 upgrade at Castle Gate, Utah

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive 1154 is westbound at Castle Gate, Utah, approaching the Price River bridge. Sheer rock cliffs are in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company.--1920-1930.; Castle Gate (Utah)--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Utah--Castle Gate--1920-1930.; Railroad locomotives--Utah--Castle Gate--1920-1930.
    • 1929?
    • Canon City High line

    • Sheer, rough rock flanks the lower end of Skyline Drive near Canon City, Colorado. A power pole tops an escarpment; an oblong object lays in the dirt road, and foothills are in the background.
    • Mountain roads--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman who wears a fitted overcoat with a fur collar encircling her neck. The bodice of the coat is decorated with braided applique fasteners. She holds a wallet in her gloved hands. The front of her skirt is made from draped...
    • Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Ouray and Silverton Stage Road

    • A man sits in a carriage near a sheer cliff on the Otto Mears toll road, between Ouray and Silverton, Ouray County or San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1880-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--1880-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1883 and 1900?]
    • Mrs. W.N. Byers, 80th birthday

    • Portrait of Mrs. (Elizabeth) William N. Byers on her 80th birthday, she poses near a side entrance to her home at 171 South Washington Street in the Speer neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. She wears a long white dress with lace and sheer panels. She...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Birthdays--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Flowers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Byers, Elizabeth Minerva.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Family.
    • [1914]
    • Library

    • Interior furnishings at the Paterson residence near Littleton, Colorado, include a leather rocker and fainting couch, sheer draperies, and a rug. An ornate scarf and books top a carved wood table, a framed painting is on the wall, and an oil...
    • Paterson, C. B.; Littleton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Interiors.; Libraries (Rooms)--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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