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    • Camp Boynton, Beaver Park

    • Outdoor scene of Camp Boynton, Beaver Park, Teller County, Colorado; shows members of the Deputy Army, horses and wooden wagons in a tent camp during the Cripple Creek miner's strike of 1894; shows Big Bull Mountain.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1894
    • Cripple Creek

    • View, facing northeast from the corner of Bennett and First streets, of a stagecoach parked in front of the Palace Hotel, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Men sit on and stand near the hitched stagecoach with a five horse team. A smaller...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1894 or 1895]
    • First National Bank

    • Snow covers the ground in front of the First National Bank in Cripple Creek (Teller County) Colorado. Other businesses in the stone building include a bookstore, and the "Chicago Bazaar" dry goods store.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1890 and 1895?]
    • The Anaconda Mine, Gold Hill, Cripple Creek

    • A group of men sit on and stand near sacks filled with raw ore from the Anaconda Tunnel Mine in the Cripple Creek Mining District (Teller County), Colorado. Some of the men wear work clothes, others appear to be business men and are dressed in...
    • Rudy, W. Ira.
    • 1892
    • Crapper Jack's Saloon, Cripple Creek

    • Interior view of Crapper Jack's Saloon, Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; men and women line up at the bar with drinks in hand posed for a toast, the women wear aprons or petticoats over their dresses, they are possibly prostitutes; behind the...
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    • [between 1895 and 1899]
    • Departure of stage in Cripple Creek

    • Men pose on and near a loaded stagecoach near the Palace Hotel in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Another group of men look on from the covered porch of the two-story brick building.
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    • [between 1890 and 1895]
    • In the exchange

    • Interior, three men, including Spencer Penrose, pose in suits and hats at the mining exchange in the Portland Hotel, Cripple Creek, Colorado. One man stands at a high desk and holds a gavel and paper; one man stands on a ladder; another man holds a...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Spencer Penrose

    • Two men, including Spencer Penrose, stand behind a counter while another man signs the register in the lobby of the Portland Hotel, Cripple Creek, Colorado. All are dressed in suit and ties, one with a top hat. Behind the counter is a mail rack and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895?]
    • Palace Hotel

    • Brick rubble and partial walls of Palace Hotel, Bennett Avenue and Second (2nd) Street, destroyed by second fire of April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; smouldering debris.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1896]
    • First Methodist Church

    • Exterior view of First Methodist Church, Cripple Creek, Colorado; church is L-shaped wooden frame building with wooden diagonal siding, single spire to left of center, enclosed entryway with double-wide entry door, two-centre pointed leaded glass...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1896 and 1900]
    • MTR freight siding at Cripple Creek

    • View of Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad and Midland Terminal box cars on a siding in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Early days of Cripple Creek mining camp

    • View of "Lunch Room" restaurant canvas tent on rustic log frame, Cripple Creek, Colorado; canvas tent has attached signs "Lunchroom" and "Meals, 25 cents"; lettering on tent includes: "Restaurant," "Hot Soup 10 Cents," "Oysters Short," "Sandwiches...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [1892 or 1893]
    • The mining troubles at Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Views of militia in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Men pose on horseback and stand in formation in an encampment by tents. The medical corps poses with stretchers. Sharp shooters, Denver deputy sheriffs, pose with rifles.
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    • Myers Ave- of ill repute

    • View, facing east from Third Street, of Meyers Avenue (now Julian Street) in Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. Buggies drive in the dirt street and sit near the wooden boardwalk. Men and women walk on the boardwalk and in the street....
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1899]
    • Cripple Creek district, Teller Co.

    • Prospectors with wheelbarrels dump rocks off a ramp onto tailings in a Cripple Creek mining camp, Teller County, Colorado. Part of a tent in foreground, hills in background.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Cripple Creek District, Teller Co.

    • Two men in suits, coats, and hats stand on a platform above a tall tailings pile at a mining camp near Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. A utility pole is partially buried by the tailings. A painted wood building and other mill structures are...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mining district

    • Prospectors stand next to a wood plank building, on top of mine tailings with an ore car and shovels, at a Colorado mining camp, probably near Cripple Creek, Teller County.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Cripple Creek district, Teller Co.

    • Prospectors with wheelbarrels stand next to a wood plank building built on top of tailings at a mining camp near Cripple Creek, Colorado. Shows other mining tools and a horse on a winch.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Cripple Creek, Colo. first train into the "great gold camp"

    • View of the first train into Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows Denver and Rio Grande locomotive 39, a baggage car and passenger cars surrounded by a crowd of people. Mine buildings are on the hillsides. Horse-drawn carriages and piles...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • 1894 July 1
    • Exchange, construction progress

    • View of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph exchange building on 3rd (Third) Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The small wood frame structure is propped up by wooden beams along the front of the building. A sign on a...
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    • 1896, June
    • Early days of Cripple Creek mining camp

    • View of restaurant in a canvas tent on a rustic log frame in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; the canvas tent has attached signs "Lunchroom" and "Meals, 25 cents"; lettering on tent includes: "Restaurant," "Hot Soup 10 Cents," "Oysters...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The Old Mining Exchange night session

    • Interior view of Old Mining Stock Exchange, Cripple Creek, Colorado; large group of men wearing hats and overcoats have their backs to the camera with their hands raised to bid; night view due to illumination of lamps and camera exposure.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • The Gold King Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and power house of the Gold King Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1896 and 1898]
    • Guyot's assay office

    • Illustration depicts Guyot's assay office, Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes partial view of one-story log cabin with gable roof, stovepipe and sign on roof stating "Guyot's assay office"; three men stand in...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • J.H. Kilday & W. Weld, prop.'s, White-House saloon, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Interior view of the White House Saloon, Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; J. H. Kilday & W. Weld (proprietors), other men and a donkey pose by the bar, a spittoon, and a cigar case. Liquor, alcohol and wine bottles line shelves; signs read:...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • [1893 or 1894]
    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Weinberg Clothing Company building, 238 Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; signs read "The Weinberg Shoe and Clothing Co." and "Commercial Hotel".
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895 or 1896]
    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Exterior view of Colorado Liquor House, Myers Avenue and Third (3rd) Street, Cripple Creek, Colorado; two-story frame flat roof building has recessed corner entryway, storeroom windows with transom near double-wide entry, double-sash flat windows...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895 or 1896]
    • The Stock Exchange and First National Bank, a two story street, Bennett Ave.

    • Bruen Block, Gold Mining Stock Exchange, and First National Bank on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes stone terrace, boardwalk, and row of three attached flat-roof brick and frame commercial buildings; awnings advertise "First...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1895 or 1896]
    • Arrival of the stage, Crippe [sic] Creek, Colo.

    • View of Bennett Avenue, the Hundley Stage, and the Palace Hotel, in, Cripple Creek, Colorado. Men stand by signs: "Postal Telegraph Office," "C.T. & T. Co. Coal Office" (Colorado Trading & Transfer), "Midland Terminal Ry. Freight & Ticket Office,"...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1894 or 1895]
    • Episcopal church and free reading room, Cripple Creek

    • Exterior view of Saint Andrews Episcopal Church and Guild House, Carr between 3rd (Third) and 4th (Fourth) (373 East Carr), Cripple Creek, Colorado; plain steps lead to double-wide center door with two-centre pointed leaded glass transom; brick...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1896 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek, Col.

    • View of the mining town of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows log cabins, wood frame residences, and commercial buildings. Mines cover the hillside.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1897
    • Cripple Creek, Col.

    • View of the mining town of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows hewn log cabins with chinking, framed windows, doors, and chimneys; one and two-story wood frame residences; and multi-story masonry commercial buildings. Mines and mining...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1897
    • Cabin of S. J. Roberts, Cripple-Creek, Colo.

    • Three men pose by a log cabin belonging to S. J. Roberts, Cripple Creek, Colorado; one man with pants tucked into knee-high boots stands near miner's pick, broom, and sledge hammer (possibly S. J. Roberts); men sit holding a flute or fife and a...
    • Gillen, William J., photographer.
    • 1893
    • Kuykendall Transportation Co. Cripple Creek

    • Men pose outside, near, and on the Kuykendall Transportation Company's stagecoach, "Andy Hughes" in Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. The hitched stagecoach, with a team of five horses, stands in the street, near brick buildings with awnings....
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1894 or 1895?]
    • Cripple Creek district, Teller Co.

    • Prospectors pose in front of a wood plank building on rock pilings at a Cripple Creek mining camp, Teller County, Colorado. One man sits on a horse, another holds a candle.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Bennett Ave.

    • Street and terrace view of one and two-story flat-roof brick commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; row of horse-drawn wagons are parked alongside sidewalk; scene includes fire hydrant, awnings, numerous signs attached to...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [beteen 1896 and 1900]
    • Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • People pose on the front porch of "The Denver," a two-story frame hotel, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado. The men wear suits, bowlers, and goatees; a woman wears a bustle, draped blouse, and feathered hat. A sign atop the porch reads "Rooms."
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    • June 3, 1896
    • Colo. Cripple Creek, street scene, Bennett Ave.

    • View east of one and two-story wooden frame false front commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; flag pole is in center of street at furthest point from camera;, mule-drawn and horse-drawn freight wagons turn around in...
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    • [between 1893 and 1895]
    • Crippe [sic] Creek the terrace on Bennett Ave.

    • Street and terrace view of one and two-story, wooden frame and brick, flat-roof commercial buildings with false fronts on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes light snow on ground, man crossing street, horse-drawn wagons and...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1893 and 1896]
    • Cripple Creek depot, F. & C. C. R. R.

    • Exterior view of Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad station, Cripple Creek, Colorado; engine with passenger train is parked at station; three men with empty baggage cart stand on station platform; horse-drawn carriage with top is parked on street;...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]

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