late 1880s.; Stereographic view of a track of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad running through the foreground near Arch Rock and Deer Creek in the Platte Canyon, Jefferson County, southwest of Denver, Colorado. Arch Rock was a familiar landmark along the South Park line. Water runs around large rocks in the creek at the base of Arch Rock. The water tank in the right midground was replaced by a larger tank at the nearby town of Crossons (near the border of Jefferson and Park counties) in the
[between 1877 and 1890?]
"Arch Rock and Deer Creek Tank (about 1 mile west of Crossen in Platte Canon)" penciled on back of print.; Title supplied by cataloger.; Upper corner of glass plate is chipped off; upper edge of plate has strip of tan paper stuck to it; glass plate has several scratches.; R7001300186
1 photonegative : glass, half stereograph ; 13 x 10 cm. (5 x 3 3/4 in.); 1 photoprint : half stereograph ; 25 x 20 cm. (9 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)
Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1900.; Streams--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1900.; Water tanks--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1900.
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