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    • Flood - Cherry Creek

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, streets, and water. Signs read: "J. G. Vawter & Co." and "Commonwealth."
    • 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.
    • 1864 May
    • 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
    • West Denver during the flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, streets, and water. People watch from the water's edge; signs read: "Commonwealth," "J. G. Vawter & Co," "J. B. Doyle & Co," "Keller House," "American House," and "Bell's Boarding...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • Flood - Cherry Creek 148 Larimer looking SW

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, people, streets, and water. Signs read: "Tremont House," "Groceries," "American House," and "Devor's Corner."
    • 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.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Denver, 1864

    • Panoramic view of brick and frame commercial buildings in downtown Denver, Colorado and the flooded South Platte River nearby. Shows the brick Denver Mint building at 16th (Sixteenth) Street and Market Street and businesses on probably Larimer...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 19
    • Women water-carriers

    • Native American women standing on a stream bank collect water. They use travois' attached to dogs to transport the full pots to their village in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Water carriers--1860-1870.
    • 1870?
    • Aboriginal life among the Navajo Indians Cańon de Chelle, New Mexico [i. e. Arizona]

    • A Native American (Navajo) man and woman sit near a loom and an earthen hogan near Canyon de Chelly, Arizona. A bundle of corn cobs hangs from a nearby tree.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Navajo women weavers--Arizona--1870-1880.; Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Looms--Arizona--1870-1880.; Weaving--Arizona--1870-1880.
    • 1873
    • Expedition of 1874 photo by: T. H. O'Sullivan, photo.

    • A man sits at water's edge probably in the San Juan River in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, in Archuleta County. He is possibly investigating the mineralization on plants and rocks from the warm water.
    • Pagosa Springs (Colo.)--1970-1980.; San Juan River (Colo.-Utah); Gold mining--Colorado--Pagosa Springs--1970-1980.; Rivers--Colorado--Pagosa Springs--1970-1980.
    • 1874
    • On the way to the Yosemite valley

    • Men and women rest by a stream and trees near Yosemite National Park in California, one man holds a bottle of wine and beer bottles cool in the water. People on horseback, one woman sidesaddle, ride up a trail with men on foot.
    • Hiking--California--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--California--1870-1880.; Rest stops--California--1870-1880.
    • 1878 November 30
    • North Denver Villa Park Telephone

    • A newspaper dedicated to the interests of North Denver, Villa Park and the West Side. It contains various articles and illustrations about the West Side of Denver, including maps of Denver and the Villa Park and Barnum's subdivision.
    • Colorado--Newspapers.
    • 1883 September 15
    • Muir Glacier

    • View of Muir Glacier in Glacier Bay (later Glacier Bay National Monument), Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area, Alaska. Shows rocks and ice on the shore beside the water.
    • Glacier Bay (Alaska)--1880-1890.; Muir Glacier (Alaska)--1880-1890.; Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area (Alaska)--1880-1890.; Bays (Bodies of water)--Alaska--Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area--1880-1890.; Glaciers--Alaska--Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon...
    • 1887
    • Placer mining Alma Placer Park Co, Colo

    • View of the Alma Placer, a hydraulic gold mine in Park County, Colorado; shows eroded embankments, a crane, and miners using monitors to aim jets of water.
    • Alma Placer (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Park County (Colo.); Hoisting machinery--Park County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.; Miners--Park County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Park County--1880-1900.
    • 1887
    • 1st street car

    • View of horse-drawn street car, in Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a trolley operator holding reins, railway tracks, and timber stacked along the dirt street. Signs on the railway car include: "Cameron's R.R. ticket," "Take this car to the Grand...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Street railroads--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.
    • 1887?
    • Mount of the Holy Cross

    • View of Mount of the Holy Cross from the base of a mountain in the Sawatch Range Eagle County, Colorado. Shows a stream, waterfall, rocks, fallen trees in the water. Snow fills the mountain crevices resembling a cross.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Holy Cross, Mount of the (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Prints--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Children standing near a creek in Central City, Colorado

    • Children in Central City, Colorado, stand next to a rocky stream. The three boys and two girls are dressed in summer clothes and are wearing hats. The terrain around them is rocky and the soil seems to have been eroded away by water. Above them...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Seventeen-Mile House on the Smoky Hill South Trail

    • View of Seventeen-Mile house, a Smoky Hill South Trail stage depot at Cummings Ranch in Douglas County, Colorado; shows frame buildings, haystacks, and a windmill.
    • Douglas County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ranches--Colorado--Douglas County--1880-1890.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Douglas County--1880-1890.; Transportation--Colorado--Douglas County--1880-1890.
    • 1889?
    • Fun for the boys, Glenwood Springs, Col. U. S. A.

    • Five boys play on a fountain that squirts water in the center of the Natatorium in the town of Glenwood Springs (formerly known as Defiance), Colorado, in Garfield County. Other children frolic on the pool's deck and in the water. The Stone Bath...
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children playing in water--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Fountains--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Springs--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Glenwood...
    • 1890
    • 300 choice recipes

    • Cookbook created by the Ladies of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the cookbook are various recipes and household tips provided by the ladies.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1892
    • Telluride Hose Team No.1 The Champion, 100 yards, wet test, in southwestern Colorado, July 3"...

    • Telluride Hose Team Number 1 on July 3, 1892, on Colorado Avenue in front of First National Bank, Telluride, Colorado, in annual race competition against Delta, Ouray, Rico and Grand Junction down one block length, that included unreeling two...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire-fighters--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.; Racing--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Fifteenth St. bridge

    • View of the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado; shows the 15th (Fifteenth) Street Bridge (with streetcar), and 14th (Fourteenth) Street viaduct construction.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Main Street after the flood of 1893

    • Workmen with shovels and picks on Main Street around 3:45 p.m. as pedestrians watch them clear the street after the flood. The men are wearing hats and workclothes; the onlookers are wearing suits and dresses, two are carrying umbrellas. Main...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Central City flood before 1895

    • View of flood of Central City, Colorado. Water rushes past the intersection of Eureka and Main streets, as people stand on the sidewalk on Eureka street and watch the water. Visible landmarks include the Miller block, the Hense block, and the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Decoration Day flood havoc in south Longmont

    • Looking south from the Colorado Central Railroad crossing at Main Street of the Decoration Day Flood of 1894 over the river bottom, south of Longmont, Colorado. A man in a horse-drawn carriage and another mounted on horseback make their way...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Longmont--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • This view shows the flooded St. Vrain River near Lyons, Colo.

    • View of floods waters of the St. Vrain River, just outside Lyons, Colorado, shows ruins of wood frame buildings floating in the moving water.
    • Lyons (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Lyons--1890-1900.; St. Vrain River (Colo.)
    • 1894
    • 19th St. looking east no. 122

    • Water washes down 19th (Nineteenth) Street in Boulder, Colorado in Boulder County. Debris and garbage float on top of the water. A lone wood-frame residence is nearly covered by water.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Bolder [sic] bridge, Holy Moses Trail, Creed [sic], Colo.

    • View of Willow Creek near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado; a natural bridge formed by boulders overhangs the water.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Willow Creek (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1896 September
    • Grand Lake, looking south, Middlepark, Colo. No. 6

    • Panoramic view overlooking the community of Grand Lake, Colorado, situated on the shores of Grand Lake in Grand County. The trees on the banks of the river reflect off of the water.
    • Grand Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Yellowstone Park

    • View of a geyser or spring, possibly Chinaman Spring, at Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Water flows over the edge of a large lava rock into possibly the Firehole River. Steam rises from the water.
    • Firehole River (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Yellowstone National Park--1890-1900.; Geysers--Wyoming--1890-1900.; National parks & reserves--Wyoming--1890-1900.; Springs--Wyoming--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Old flood

    • View of Cherry Creek flood damage in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, streets, and water.
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1899

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