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    • Engineer Corps in Gunnison Co

    • In Gunnison County, Colorado, a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad survey team pauses among boulders. Workers wear jackets and slouch hats; a theodolite is on a tripod among them.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1900.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • Triangulation station

    • Members of the survey crew in hats, sit or stand at the sandy edge of the Colorado River near Pearce Ferry in Mohave County, Arizona. One man stands beside a tripod and transit. Shows probably a photographer's blind on a wooden boat, and survey...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Pearce Ferry (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Mohave...
    • Rock at Glacier Point, Yosemite

    • A photographer (probably William Henry Jackson) stands, with a large format camera on a tripod, on a rock ledge that juts out from Glacier Point in Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, California. Shows the Sierra Nevada mountains, Half Dome, a...
    • Glacier Point (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Yosemite Valley (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Photographers.; Rock formations.; Valleys.
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 27, 1910 July 2

    • 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.
    • 19100702
    • Lieut. Wheeler's Surveying Party in the Yo Semite

    • Members of the survey crew pose at a campsite in Yosemite Valley (later Yosemite National Park) in Maricopa County, California. Men wear sack suits and hats and pose with pack horses and mules. Men stand beside survey equipment that includes a...
    • Merced River (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Yosemite Valley (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Cliffs--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--California--Yosemite National Park 1870-1880.; Pack animals--California--Yosemite National Park...
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 26, 1911 June 24

    • 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.
    • 19110624
    • National Guardsman & machine gun being fired on miners

    • A member of the Colorado National Guard sits in a log reinforced bunker and fires his tripod mounted machine gun against UMW strikers near Ludlow (Las Animas County), Colorado. The gun uses an ammunition belt; a box for ammunition, blankets and a...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; Colorado. National Guard.--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Machine guns.; Militias.; Miners' strikes.; Coal strike, Colo., 1913-1914.
    • Mouth of the narrows (looking down)

    • A box camera on a tripod is beside the East Fork Virgin River. Shows steep rock walls in the narrow Parunuweap Canyon in Kane County or Washington County, Utah.
    • Parunuweap Canyon (Utah)--1870-1880.; Virgin River, East Fork (Utah)--1870-1880.; Cameras--Utah--1870-1880.; Canyons--Utah--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1870-1880.; Rivers--Utah--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of the...
    • Start of Powell's expedition at Green River City

    • View of men and boats at Green River City (later Green River, Sweetwater County), Wyoming Territory, embarking on John Wesley Powell's Colorado River expedition. A tripod camera cover reads: "E. O. Beaman Photo;" bluffs are in the background.
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; Boats--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of...
    • 1871 May 22
    • The Grand Canon of the Colorado

    • A man from the Corps of Engineers survey crew crouches behind a box camera, on a tripod, near the Colorado River and the confluence with Kanab Creek in the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows footprints in the sand and a...
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Cameras--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.;...
    • 1872
    • Laying cornerstone of military academy

    • Spectators gather around a stone foundation and a beam and pulley arrangement in Canon City, Colorado. A stone block hangs under the tripod, and table and chairs are set up on boards comprising the first floor. Men gathered behind it wear silk top...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Building dedications--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Cornerstone laying--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • True to nature

    • A soldier stands outside a round U. S. Army tent with a tripod of rifles in a Native American Sioux tepee camp, near Fort Randall and the Missouri River, Dakota Territory.
    • United States. Army.--1870-1880.; Dakota Indians--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Fort Randall (S.D.)--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.;...
    • 1882
    • Survey partie's [sic], Gallitin [sic] & Butte R.R.

    • Members of a survey party for the Gallatin and Butte line of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company stand or sit in a row at a camp on Homestake Pass in Jefferson County or Silver Bow County, Montana. The men wear coats, suspenders and flat brimmed...
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Construction camps--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Montana--1880-1890.; Surveyors--Montana--1880-1890.; Tents--Montana--1880-1890.
    • 1889 April
    • Ka Ratch, wife, and daughter

    • Outdoor portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) man, woman, and girl by a tepee, probably near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Ka-Ratch (Karatch) wears a vest with a badge, and a knife holster. He holds a pipe and a beaded, fringed...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ka-Ratch--Family.
    • 1890
    • Ka-Ratch, wife, and child at tepee

    • Ka Ratch, a Native American (Ute) poses with his wife and daughter outside a tipi in (probably) Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado. Ka-Ratch wears a dark vest with a badge and a knife holster, and holds a wooden pipe and tobacco bag. A blanket...
    • Indians of North America--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Wiminuche Indians--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • "Home of Mrs. American Horse" visiting at Mrs. A's home in hostile camp

    • View of American Horse's wife with other Native American Sioux (Lakota) women and children sitting around a cooking pot on an iron tripod inside a pole tepee framework with the canvas lowered. Other tepees, cooking pots, wagons, show in the camp.
    • American Horse, Dakota Chief, 1840-1908--Family.; Dakota Indians--Women--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--Children--1890-1900.; Indian encampments--1890-1900.; Tipis--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Wreck of first passenger train in Anacond [sic] F & C C RY

    • View of a Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad wreck near Anaconda (Teller County), Colorado; shows men, women and children looking at wrecked passenger cars. A photographer has a box camera on a tripod.
    • Anaconda (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Anaconda--1890-1900.; Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company.
    • 1894, July 9
    • Mt Sneffels Range near Dallas

    • View of Dallas Divide and Mount Sneffels in the San Juan Range, in Ouray County, Colorado, and photographers William Henry Jackson and C. F. Reynolds with a box camera on a tripod.
    • Dallas Divide (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1900.; Sneffels, Mount (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.;...
    • 1897 May
    • Wolhurst fete

    • Oversized, white ceramic coffee cups, plates, and silverware are on a table at a Wolhurst party in Littleton, Colorado. The centerpiece is a pith helmet suspended in a tripod of swords; folding chairs surround. A girl in a fluffy white dress wipes...
    • Wolcott, Edward Olive, 1848-1905--Homes & haunts.; Littleton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dining tables--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Estates--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.; Garden parties--Colorado--Littleton--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Midway, Colo

    • In Midway, Weld County [?], Colorado, men pose on a storefront boardwalk. They wear bowler or slouch hats and suits. Two ride donkeys; another holds a surveyor's tripod and theodolite. Signs read: "Coors Gold Beer," "Grand View Saloon," and...
    • Midway (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boardwalks--Colorado--Midway--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Taking a view of Spring House, Mesa Verde Ruins, Colo.

    • Thomas McKee stands with a box camera, tripod, and photography equipment on a rock ledge above a canyon near Spring House, Mesa Verde National Park (Montezuma County), Colorado.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park--1890-1900.; McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • 1900?
    • Summit Pikes Peak, Col.

    • Women wear dresses, hats and shawls and walk beside Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway tracks at the summit of Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. People stand on an observation platform above the stone U.S. Signal Station. American flags are on...
    • United States. Army. Signal Corps.--Buildings--1900-1910.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1900-1910.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.;...
    • 1901
    • Turret, Colo.

    • Nine men and a woman stand outside the Gregory Hotel, Turret, Colorado in Chaffee County. One man has surveyor's transit on a tripod; signs read: "T. Glascock," "Turret, Sample Room," "Turret Hotel" and "Gregory Hotel."
    • Gregory Hotel (Turret, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Turret (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Turret--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • The Heraldo Annual: 1902

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1902.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1902
    • Free noon meal at R.R. days celebration, Hayden, Colo

    • View of a Denver and Salt Lake Railroad celebration at Hayden (Routt County), Colorado; people wait around canvas tents and a cauldron on a tripod.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--Public relations--1910-1920.; Hayden (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Celebrations--Colorado--Hayden--1910-1920.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--Hayden--1910-1920.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Hayden--1910-1920.;...
    • 1913 Autumn
    • Rock slide

    • Men stand on the roof of a concrete retaining wall for a snowshed near Stevens Pass in King County, Washington. Boulders from a rock or snowslide are piled on the roof near a stack of lumber, ladders and a wooden tripod.
    • Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)--1910-1920.; King County (Wash.)--1910-1920.; Landslides--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Retaining walls--Washington (State)--King County--1910-1920.; Rocks--Washington (State)--King...
    • 1914 April 27
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 5, 1914 December 12

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly 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.
    • 19141212
    • Wyo. state hunters, Eagles Nest Nov. 1921 catch, 80 coyotes, 1 bobcat, 2 badgers.

    • Three tiers of coyote pelts hang from a wood and stone slab frame near Wamsutter in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Two bandoliers of rifle cartridges stretched between boards hang below a bobcat pelt. Two badgers lie on the ground near axes stuck in...
    • Coyote--Control--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Coyote hunting--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Dead animals--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--Wyoming--Sweetwater...
    • 1921 Nov
    • Taos, New Mexico

    • A group of Taos Pueblo Indians (Native Americans) pose in front of an adobe wall as a photographer sets up his camera on a tripod with light reflectors in Taos, New Mexico. Shows an entrada down the narrow dirt street.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1920- 1930.; Taos Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1920-1930.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1920-1930.; Cameras--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1920-1930.; Photographers--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1920-1930.;...
    • 1923?
    • D&RGW movie train filming westbound passenger train at gorge siding, Royal Gorge,...

    • Actors and crew watch a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive approach the location shoot of the Warner Brother's film, "Limited Mail," in the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River, Fremont County, Colorado. They have a tripod and camera.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Warner Bros.--1920-1930.; Arkansas River --1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Motion picture...
    • 1925
    • 1929 Prison riot at Canon City

    • Guards carrying rifles and wearing ammunition belts stand outside the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, during the 1929 riot. A man in the foreground holds a camera. Others stand around a camera on a tripod, by the one-story stone shop....
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Prison guards--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Prison riots--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1929
    • Cameramen in action at State Prison (Canon City) during 1939 (sic) riot

    • Men stand around a camera on a tripod at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, after the riot of 1929. Others are outside the open door of the stone, one-story shop building. Windows and the adjacent faceted guard tower are broken out. A...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Prison riots--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Dubois, Jean.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1929
    • Denver General Hospital, Emergency, First Aid Room

    • View of the Emergency First Aid Room at Denver General Hospital in Denver, Colorado. Gurneys are arranged in the middle of the room. Trays and lamps on tripod rollers are near the beds. Electrical cords hang from the ceiling. Medical equipment and...
    • Denver General Hospital--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Emergency rooms--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Medical equipment &...
    • 1931
    • Bill Fick

    • Bill Fick poses outdoors with a camera on a tripod in Colorado.
    • Cameras--Colorado--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--1930-1940.; Photographers--Colorado--1930-1940.; Fick, William L.
    • 1935
    • Flag raising Aug. 1936 by Gov. Johnson in which the disputed strip of land was formally annexed

    • This view of a flag raising ceremony outside of the Summit County Courthouse in Breckenridge, Colorado, includes the large scale two story brick structure, with a hipped gable roof and a cupola with paired sash windows on each of its four sides....
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Flags--American--1930-1940.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • South High School Motion Picture Project hiking

    • Photograph of several unidentified South Denver High School students hiking during the filming of a motion picture project on hiking. The students walk up a small glacier covered hill towards a film camera on a tripod.
    • Motion picture production.; Hiking.; South High School (Denver, Colo.); Washington Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1939
    • East Broad Top R.R. & Coal Co., Robertsdale, PA, backing three coaches

    • Men and boys sit on, and stand near, East Broad Top Railroad and Coal Company narrow gauge railroad coaches in Robertsdale (Huntingdon County), Pennsylvania. Shows a man with a camera and tripod. Rusticated stone railroad buildings and a depot are...
    • East Broad Top Railroad and Coal Company--1940-1950.; Railfans--Pennsylvania--Robertsdale--1940-1950.; Robertsdale (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Narrow gauge railroads--Pennsylvania--Robertsdale--1940-1950.; Passengers--Pennsylvania--Robertsdale--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940 May 19
    • Dr. Clarence Holmes posing with camera

    • Dr. Clarence Holmes poses with tripod and cameras. Caption on back reads "This is a Kodacolor Print Made by Eastman Kodak Company February 11, 1943"
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Photography.
    • 1943
    • D&RGW freight train eastbound at Pando, Colo

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company freight train stopped near Pando (Eagle County), Colorado. The train is pulled by a type 3600 locomotive. Shows gondola cars with ore, and box cars. Richard Kindig stands to the side with a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Pando (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Photographers--Colorado--Pando--1950-1960.; Railroads--Colorado--Pando--1950-1960.; Kindig, R. H. (Richard H.)
    • 1954
    • Hilltopper, Volume 1 Number 5

    • Neighborhood newsletter highlighting Capitol Hill businesses and interests.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1954 April 14
    • At Estes Park, "videographer [sic] of the day" Cap Kemp and Mel Glatz confer.

    • Donald "Cap" Kemp and Melvin "Mel" Glatz, members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, pose with a tripod and a movie camera at the "3R" camp in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. The men wear their pants tucked into their cowboy boots. Kemp...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Estes Park (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Camping--Colorado--Estes Park--1950-1960.; Motion picture cameras--Colorado--Estes Park--1950-1960.;...
    • 1955 July
    • Start, first meeting at Anne Evans Camp President Rick Ricketson discussing ride activities.

    • Rick Ricketson stands on a wooden stage in front of members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies during the first meeting on their annual trail ride, at what is identified as the Anne Evans camp, near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Riders...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Camping--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Meetings--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--Gilpin County--1950-1960.
    • 1956 July
    • West Side Recorder Volume 7 No 9

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • Community newspapers--Auraria (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1971 January
    • Pennsylvania Mining Accidents 1869 - 1916

    • History of mines and mining in Pennsylvania, and an alphabetical index by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents in Pennsylvania for the years 1869, 1871, 1872, 1874 (partial), 1875, 1877, 1879, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1887, 1888,...
    • Mine accidents--Pennsylvania--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Indian lodges at Henry's Fork (probably Sioux)

    • View of two Native American tepees, near Henrys Fork (river), Idaho, shows cooking tripod and pots, drying hides and covered wagons in distance.
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Idaho--1860-1870.; Tipis--Idaho--1860-1870.
    • [1867]
    • Snake River

    • Panoramic view of a survey camp beside the Snake River at Shoshone Falls, a waterfall in Twin Falls County, Idaho. Men stand or sit on boulders beside a transit and tripod or near a canvas tent, above the Snake River. Camp equipment and supplies...
    • Shoshone Falls (Idaho)--1860-1870.; Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1860-1870.; Twin Falls County (Idaho)--1860-1870.; Camping--Idaho--Twin Falls County--1860-1870.; Expeditions & surveys--Idaho--Twin Falls County--1860-1870.; Rivers--Idaho--Twin Falls...
    • [1868?]
    • Snake River, Shoshone Falls, Idaho

    • Panoramic view of a survey camp beside the Snake River at Shoshone Falls, a waterfall, (Twin Falls County), Idaho. Men stand or sit beside boulders and a canvas tent on a hill above the river. One man uses a transit and tripod. Camp equipment and...
    • Shoshone Falls (Idaho)--1860-1870.; Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1860-1870.; Twin Falls County (Idaho)--1860-1870.; Camping--Idaho--Twin Falls County--1860-1870.; Rivers--Idaho--Twin Falls County--1860-1870.; Surveying--Idaho--Twin Falls...
    • [1868]
    • Campers at Garden of the Gods

    • People camp by a sandstone wall at Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The well dressed men and women sit by tents and a steamer trunk. A woman reads a book; a man sits on a barrel and whittles. Shows binoculars and a...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Reading--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Tents--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.;...
    • [1878]


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