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    • Buffalo

    • Close view of a bison standing on hay in a corral, possibly near Denver, Colorado.
    • Bison--Colorado--1910-1920.; Corrals--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [1916?]
    • A Colorado irrigation ditch

    • View of an irrigation ditch on farmland near the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado; two men stand on cement embankment next to sluice; mountains in distance.
    • Agriculture--Colorado--1900-1920.; Irrigation--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • In a Denver packing plant

    • View of cattle-butchering operations in a Denver, Colorado packing plant; shows vat, hides, carcasses, butchers and men observing in white coats.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Slaughtering--Colorado--Denver--1920- 1930.
    • [1920?]
    • Grand Valley at Palisade, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Panorama view north over fertile Grand Valley, Colorado, shows the town of Palisade, reached via the Colorado Midland Railway, Colorado (Grand) River, bridges, sandbar, irrigation canal works, orchards with rows of fruit trees and scattered wood...
    • Palisade (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Grand Valley (Colo.)--1910-1920.; MCC-1478
    • July 12, 1911
    • Mutton in cold storage

    • Rows of sheep carcasses hang on hooks and pulleys in a cold storage room; probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Sheep--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Slaughtering--Colorado--Denver--1920- 1930.
    • [1920?]
    • Wheat raised without irrigation, Skelton Ranch, Woodland Park, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View of men & women standing in chest-high wheat field on Skelton Ranch, Woodland Park, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; wheat raised without irrigation, dry-land farming; distant view of Pikes Peak (elevation 14,110 feet).
    • Woodland Park (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900-1920.; Wheat--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900-1920.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Golf playing

    • One man playing golf (driving swing with ball on tee) possibly near Colorado Springs, Colorado; shows other men and boys (possibly caddies) in background, a two-story building (background left), and a canvas tent (center left).
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Golfers--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Receiving fruit, Palisade, Colo., Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Warehouse in Palisade, Colorado, along the Colorado Midland Railway; shows horse-drawn wagons delivering boxes of fruit to a large warehouse, a young girl seated in horse-drawn carriage, freight railroad cars at center right, and Book Cliffs in...
    • Palisade (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fruit industry--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Warehouses--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Colorado wheat

    • View of unidentified man standing in chest-deep wheat field holding a stalk of wheat, somewhere in Colorado.
    • Agriculture--Colorado--1900-1920.; Wheat--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Cutting dry farm rye, Moffat Road

    • View of horse-drawn machinery cutting rye field, probably somewhere in Routt County, Colorado reached via Denver & Salt Lake Railroad (formerly Denver, Northwestern & Pacific), Moffat Road; three-horse team, two men standing in field ready to...
    • Dry farming--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Routt County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Harvesting--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1908 and 1915]
    • Wheat

    • Colorado Front Range wheat field, possibly in the South Platte River Valley; shows large field of wheat with fully developed heads.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.; Wheat--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Cutting alfalfa on Holland Ranch, Carbondale, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View of horse-drawn hay-cutting equipment in alfalfa field, Holland Ranch, southwest of Carbondale, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; Holland Ranch owned by Oscar & Hattie Holland; team of horses pulling hay cutter with man holding...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Alfalfa--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Haystacks--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Mowing machines--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Holland, Oscar--Homes & haunts.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • R.M. Skinner's Lucky Strike Ranch, Palisade, Colo., Colo. Midland  Ry.

    • R.M. Skinner's Lucky Strike Ranch, Palisade, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; bird's eye view of immature fruit orchard (young fruit trees) with small residence in center and off to side; G.W. Stong, jeweler and optician, sign near...
    • Palisade (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Orchards--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Colorado Midland Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Receiving Grand Valley fruit, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Fruit receiving station in Grand Valley, Colorado, reached via Colorado Midland Railway; shows warehouse dock with men stacking wooden crates of fruit for further shipment, horse-drawn wagon parked at dock, and man with hand in cloth bandage in...
    • Grand Valley (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fruit industry--Colorado--Grand Valley--1900-1910.; Warehouses--Colorado--Grand Valley--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Harvesting Colorado potatoes

    • Men, horse-drawn equipment, and machinery harvest potatoes, somewhere in Colorado, possibly Front Range or Eastern Colorado; shows large potato field, farmworkers, a man in suit (probably farmer or overseer), another man in suit inspecting potato...
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Agriculture--Colorado--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--1900-1920.; Harvesting machinery--Colorado--1900-1920.; Horse teams--Colorado--1900-1920.; Potatoes--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Wheat in shocks

    • Colorado Front Range wheat field, South Platte Valley; shows sheaves of grain (shocks), cropland and sparse trees, and two-story frame ranchhouse with two chimneys.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.; Wheat--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Colorado cattle on the range

    • View of cows grazing in (possibly) San Luis Valley, Colorado; sagebrush meadow in valley with Sangre de Cristo Range in distance; irrigation ditch in foreground.
    • Beef cattle--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Dry farm wheat, Van Tassel Ranch

    • View of cut wheat in stacks across partially cut field, Van Tassel Ranch, Routt County, Colorado; Hiram & Lydia Lovell Van Tassel homesteaded in Breeze Basin area; two unidentified men, one man holding bundle of wheat; dry-land farming.
    • Dry farming--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Routt County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Wheat--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1908 and 1915]
    • Colorado cattle

    • Young, horned Hereford cattle at wooden feed trough, possibly South or Middle Park, Colorado; bushes in background; dead standing tree and mountain slope left.
    • Beef cattle--Colorado--1920-1930.; Watering troughs--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Potatoes in the Carbondale Dist., Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View across rows of potato plants near Carbondale, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; probably Russet potato plants having reached 57 days growth; large agricultural field.
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Potatoes--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Threshing in Colorado

    • Complete view of threshing operation, Wilmont Farm, Colorado; shows machinery needed to run thresher, mule-drawn wagon with crop piled high awaiting threshing, partially emptied wagon with crop being placed into thresher, and horse-drawn wagon...
    • Agricultural machinery & implements--Colorado--1900-1920.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1920.; Threshing--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Entrance Colo. Yule Marble Co. Quarries, Marble Colo.

    • Interior view of the Colorado-Yule Marble Company Quarry four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; shows railroad track at center with flatcar, a standing man is dwarfed by a wooden boom, spools of cable labeled "Eschen." Wedges are...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1910-1920.; Colorado Yule Marble Company.
    • [1913?]
    • Sluice mining

    • View of men placer mining probably somewhere in Colorado; men working with sluice box & shovels in streambed; copy glass plate attributed to L.C.McClure.
    • Sluices--Colorado--1890-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Russet potatoes, Sweet Ranch

    • A man stands amidst knee-high potato plants in a field on the Sweet Ranch in Carbondale, Colorado.
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Potatoes--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Threshing wheat

    • Colorado Front Range wheat field, South Platte Valley; shows of sheaves of grain (shocked); steam-powered threshing machine, three horse and mule drawn wagons loaded with sheaves, and one horse-drawn water tank.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.; Wheat--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Colorado ranch house

    • View of the Luis Maria Baca Ranch, Baca Grant Number Four (4), San Luis Valley, Saguache county, Colorado; shows a man and two boys on a wagon full of grain (?) sacks, ranch houses with vigas, a cottonwood stump, men by the porch, laundry, mountain...
    • Don Luis Maria Baca Ranch (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Saguache County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Boys--Colorado--Saguache County--1920-1930.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Saguache County--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • In camp in the mountains

    • View of tent camp amidst aspen grove in the mountains of Colorado; shows large canvas tent with awning at entrance for shade, two women sitting under awning, one woman stitching or embroidering, a man reading book reclined on ground-level lounge...
    • Camping--Colorado--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Wheat field

    • View across wheat field, somwhere in Colorado, possibly Westlake (or West Lake) Ranch, Larimer County or Eastern Colorado; shows wood frame residence and on farm in distant right.
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Agriculture--Colorado--Larimer County--1900-1910.; Croplands--Colorado--Larimer County--1900-1910.; Wheat--Colorado--Larimer County--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Duck raising in Routt County

    • View of woman in bonnet and flock of ducks in barnyard pen, Routt County, Colorado, possibly near Hayden; small A-frame shelter for ducks, man leaning on wire mesh fence for duck pen; barn and other wooden frame structures, unhitched wagon &...
    • Routt County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Barns--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Ducks--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.; Stables--Colorado--Routt County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1908 and 1915]
    • Colorado cattle

    • View of hereford cattle in a corral in Colorado; corrals, shed, and windmill are behind herd.
    • Cattle--Colorado--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Sugar beets

    • View of a field of mature sugar beet plants, probably on eastern plains of Colorado.
    • Beets--Colorado--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--1900-1920.; Sugar industry--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Emer [sic]

    • Colorado Front Range emmer (wheat) field, possibly in the South Platte Valley; shows piles of sheaves of shocked grain, men in field, windmill, automobile, wooden shed structure, and distant cropland.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.; Wheat--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Colorado silos

    • Farm structures on eastern Colorado plains include stone block silos, water tower, windmill, and wooden barn.
    • Farms--Colorado--1920-1930.; Silos--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1921]
    • Barley raised without irrigation on the Skelton Ranch, Woodland Park, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View of a barley field on Skelton Ranch, Woodland Park, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; people stand by a house, and clouds dot the sky.
    • Dry farming--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900- 1920.; Woodland Park (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Barley--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Woodland Park--1900-1920.; Colorado Midland...
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Threshing, Wilmont Farm

    • Threshing operation, Wilmont Farm, Colorado; shows two horse- drawn wagons at front and back of threshing machine, a man with pitchfork throwing crop into thresher, and a man at opposite end of thresher in John Deere Plow Company wagon with burlap...
    • Agricultural machinery & implements--Colorado--1900-1920.; Farming--Colorado--1900-1920.; Threshing--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Peach trees in bloom, Palisade, Colo.

    • Two rows of peach trees with blooms near Palisade, Colorado; tilled soil between rows of fruit trees; peach orchard.
    • Palisade (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Peach orchards--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Peach trees--Colorado--Palisade--1900-1910.; Colorado Midland Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Working on the breast of a tunnel

    • Underground mine shaft or tunnel somewhere in Colorado; miner at end of tunnel with sledge mallet or hammer driving a spike in rock wall; shovel and other long spikes stored at side, candle stuck in wall.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1922]
    • Colorado wheat

    • View of two men standing in chest-high wheat field, somewhere in Colorado, possibly Westlake (West Lake) Ranch, Larimer County or Eastern Colorado.
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Agriculture--Colorado--Larimer County--1900-1910.; Croplands--Colorado--Larimer County--1900-1910.; Wheat--Colorado--Larimer County--1900-1910.
    • [1909?]
    • A Colorado chicken yard

    • View of chickens in a wire-fenced yard and chicken coops; probably in Colorado.
    • Chickens--Colorado--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Threshing wheat

    • Colorado Front Range wheat field, South Platte Valley; shows sheaves of grain (shocked), steam-powered threshing machine, horse and mule-drawn wagons, and a horse-drawn water tank.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.; Wheat--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • A Miner's home

    • Shows a miner sitting in doorway of his log cabin (lean-to) built into mountainside with glass window frame; includes two dogs, various tools around entrance, wood chopping area, and other mine buildings and structures in background.
    • Mining camps--Colorado--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [ca.1900]
    • Experimental potatoe [sic] patch, Edgerton Ranch, Carbondale, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View across rows of potato plants, Edgerton Ranch, near Carbondale, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; Edgerton family included sons Hamlin (married to May), George (married to Adelaide) & Irvin; experimental agricultural field; distant...
    • Carbondale (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Potatoes--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Carbondale--1900-1920.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Colorado state flower (the Columbine)

    • Artistic studio view of Colorado's state flower, Columbine; shows five blooms on four stems with black background.
    • State flowers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Flowers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • A summer camp in Colorado

    • Camp scene somewhere in Colorado amidst pine & aspen grove; large canvas tent supported by wooden posts open to front with awning extended to include "front porch", lean-to attached to side, stacked rocks framing front wall; three women inside...
    • Camping--Colorado--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Colorado corn

    • Close view of ten ears of corn arranged in a row on a black background.
    • Corn--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Tomatoes

    • Tomato plants in an irrigated field in the Platte River Valley, Front Range, Colorado; large lush leafy plants with thick vines support many tomatoes.
    • Croplands--Colorado--1920-1930.; Tomatoes--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • A bunch of grapes

    • Close-up view of one bunch of grapes & stem, studio portrait with white background.
    • Grapes--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]

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