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    • Decoration Day, Leadville 1884

    • Spectators lined the street of Leadville, Colorado's business district during the Decoration Day Parade of 1884 as several uniformed marching units, some with rifles, marched down Harrison Avenue. The busy scene includes businesses in two story...
    • Memorial Day--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1884]
    • Harrison St., Leadville

    • Looking north on Harrison Street in Leadville, Colorado is a view of horse drawn wagons and carriages in the street, pedestrians along the boardwalks, and a group of men, one with a burro, in the middle of the street. False front businesses line...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • [1879]
    • Herman Hauser's jewelry store on Harrison Ave

    • View of businesses on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado; men pose in front of storefronts with display windows and signs: "John F. Humphrey's & Co. Real Estate & Mining Agents," "Hauser the Jeweler," and "Saddle Rock Restaurant, 417."
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Jewelry stores--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Restaurants--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [1882]
    • Lake Loveland

    • View of two boats pulling water skiers across Lake Loveland, Colorado. Foothills show in background and a man in another boat watches from just off shoreline. Reservoir built in late 1890s by the English company which then controlled the Greeley -...
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Loveland--1950-1960.; Reservoirs--Colorado--Loveland--1950-1960.; Water skiing--Colorado--Loveland--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Marble - 1959

    • View of a gazebo on the south side of Main Street near the Carbonate Creek amid Cottonwood trees in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; Whitehouse Mountain in the background. The fire bell tower is out of view behind and to the right.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Whitehouse Mountain (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Gazebos--Colorado--Marble--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • South Park City (Fairplay),  1959 (interior - Rachel's place)

    • Interior view of "Rachel's Place," in Fairplay (Park County), Colorado; much detail washed out by light coming in the front door, however, the pot-bellied stove, counter, and overhead lights are discernible.
    • Fairplay (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Interiors.; Stoves--Colorado--Fairplay--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • St. John's Methodist Episcopal 23rd and Washington, Denver

    • View of St. John's Methodist Episcopal Church at 23rd (Twenty-third) and Washington Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features gothic windows and a square tower with steeple.
    • St. John's Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Methodist Episcopal churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 July
    • Gateway - 1959

    • View of a gable-roofed church built of masonry or cinder block in Gateway, Mesa County, Colorado; features a square spire with vents and a cross on the top, glass brick windows, and a vestibule on the front; boy sitting on the steps and three 1950s...
    • Gateway (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Churches--Colorado--Gateway--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Marble - 1959 fire equipment

    • View of fire equipment behind a low picket fence in Marble, Colorado; three separate carts in a row having spoked wheels and an extension off the front to pull the cart; hose rolled up on the axis of the cart; tall pine trees in the background.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Marble--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Westminster, Adams County dedication of Holy Trinity Catholic Church

    • Interior view, Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Westminster, Adams County, Colorado, during dedication ceremony; shows prelates, an archbishop, congregation, usher, alter, crucifix and statues.
    • Westminster (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Westminster--1950-1960.; Priests--Colorado--Westminster--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Old Lake City cemetery

    • View of weathered grave marker in the old Lake City cemetery, north of town along Lake Fork River, Colorado; includes tall board with curved top, with hard to read inscription: "?bride, Lake City, June ? 1886, Age ??," weathered picket fence behind...
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Lake City--1950- 1960.
    • [1959?]
    • Jury chairs at Georgetown

    • An interior view of the Cleer Creek County Courthouse (?) in Georgetown, Colorado, including five Victorian rocking chairs lined up, a woman in slacks and a peasant blouse looking out the window, another rocking chair (partially visible), and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Rocking chairs--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.; Women--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Bedrock - 1959

    • View of a two story commercial building in Bedrock, Colorado; features vertical board and batten siding (first floor), horizontal clapboard siding (second floor), rectangular bays, open front porch with ceiling, second floor balcony with...
    • Bedrock (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Bedrock--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • South Park City (Fairplay) - 1959

    • View of one and two story stone and log buildings and machinery in Fairplay (Park County), Colorado; features an irregular roof and a side gable; machinery consists of miscellaneous parts, and what looks like a boiler on wheels.
    • Fairplay (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Boilers--Colorado--Fairplay--1950-1960.; Log buildings--Colorado--Fairplay--1950-1960.; Machinery--Colorado--Fairplay--1950-1960.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Fairplay--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Leadville

    • This view from Chicken Hill, northwest across Leadville, Colorado, shows a town filled with wood frame residences, barns, sheds, mining operations and brick commercial and public structures. Landmarks include the Church of the Annunciation, and the...
    • Church of the Annunciation (Leadville, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Opening school

    • Men in suits and a uniformed guard pose at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. They have pens and glasses in their pockets; behind them are bleachers, windows, and a music stand.
    • Correctional personnel--Colorado--Canon City--1950-1960.; Canon City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Allen, Herbert.; Graham, Ellis.; Sanger, Ira.; Tinsley, Harry.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1959
    • Marble - 1959

    • View of a gazebo, a Cottonwood tree, and a fire tower in Marble, Colorado; features an alarm bell in the tower and the vertical ladder used to gain access to the tower.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fire lookout stations--Colorado--1950-1960.; Gazebos--Colorado--Marble--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Old Capitol cabin had another use

    • Facade of the Sam Wah Chinese Laundry, Colorado Avenue, Colorado City, (capitol of Colorado Territory in 1861) El Paso County, Colorado; shows a clapboard false front. Signs read: "Dixie Queen," "Old Virgin," and "Sam Wah L-aundry."
    • Colorado City (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cleaning establishments--Colorado--Colorado City--1890- 1900.; False fronts--Colorado--Colorado City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Danforth Chapel, FLC, Durango

    • The chapel at Fort Lewis College in Durango, La Plata County, Colorado, is a one story building with a steep asymetrical ribbed roof and with natural stone supports; one at a corner of the building continues on the roof, and holds a grid structure...
    • Durango (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Churches--Colorado--Durango--1950-1970.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Durango--1950-1970.; Fort Lewis College.
    • [between 1959 and 1970?]
    • Sedalia

    • St. Phillip in the Field Episcopal Church, in Sedalia, Douglas County, Colorado, is a white wood building with a steeply sloping gable roof with a cross at the top and a vestibule with a double-door entrance that has a pointed-arch tympanum window....
    • Sedalia (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Churches--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1970.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Sedalia--1950-1970.
    • [between 1959 and 1967]
    • St. Francis of Assisi Church

    • View of the San Francisco de Asis (Saint Francis of Assisi) Church in Ranchos de Taos (Taos County), New Mexico. Shows the back of the church with adobe buttresses. Snow covers the ground beside a road.
    • San Francisco de Asis Church (Ranchos de Taos, N.M.)--1950-1960.; Ranchos de Taos (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Ranchos de Taos--1950-1960.; Buttresses--New Mexico--Ranchos de Taos--1950-1960.; Catholic churches--New...
    • 1959 December
    • AdAmAn Club climbing Pike's Peak to set off New Year's fireworks display

    • Members of the AdAmAn Club with backpacks make their way along a windswept rocky slope portion of the Pikes Pike trail, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. A gnarled bare timberline tree shows in foreground. The hike is part of an annual...
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Twenty-Forth Street School students in classes

    • Young children working on a class assignment at Twenty-Fourth Street Elementary School in Denver, Colorado, re-named Crofton School in 1959. A young girl is peeling the paper away from her crayon as she looks into the camera, to her left a young...
    • Twenty-Fourth Street School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • AdAmAn Club climbing Pike's Peak to set off New Year's fireworks display

    • Members of the AdAmAn Club with backpacks make their way along a wind swept rocky slope on Pikes Pike, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. An annual mountaineering trek to the top of the 14,110 foot mountain to set off fireworks on New...
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Leadville from Capitol Hill

    • View from Capitol Hill across Leadville, Colorado shows a booming town filled with log and wood frame houses, lean-tos, sheds and barns, and some canvas tents. There is a make-shift corral, a horse and a long tent in the foreground.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Log cabins--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Coke kilns near Nathrop, Colo.

    • View of workers in wagons, filled with pinon pine, pulled by horses or mules near beehive-shaped stone kilns, beside the railroad tracks, north of Nathrop, in Chaffee County, Colorado. Boxcars are on the tracks, and a large pile of wood is under a...
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons.; Coke industry.; Kilns.; Railroad freight cars.
    • [Between 1890 and 1902?]
    • John & Madge Gates as newlyweds

    • Newlyweds John Gates and Mrs. Bertha M. Gruenfeldt stand together outside of a home. She wears a white suit and hat, and holds a bouquet of flowers. John Gates wears a suit and tie.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Spouses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Bond

    • A man stands on a promontory and views the town of Bond, Colorado, (Eagle County), nestled in the Colorado River Valley with a lake and a meadow in the foreground. The lines of the Denver & Rio Grande Western follow the bend of the Colorado River....
    • Bond (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • June, 1959
    • Workman marking stones at original site prior to its moving & reconstruction at Denver U

    • A man in a hardhat makes chalk marks on Evans Chapel in Denver, Colorado, in preparation for its moving.
    • Evans Chapel (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Repair and reconstruction--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959 September 24-26
    • Young boy at a Colorado camp

    • A Hispanic boy holds a puppy at a migrant worker camp in Colorado. Other children stand nearby.
    • Hispanic Americans--Children--Colorado--1950-1960.; Labor camps--Colorado--1950-1960.; Boys--Colorado--1950-1960.; Migrant agricultural laborers--Colorado--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Presbyterian Church and Manse

    • arches. Manse is a two-story frame structure with window pediments. Tall cottonwoods flank church, and white picket fence surrounds both buildings at Fifth Street and Gunnison Avenue. Double exposed image of residences, telephone lines and silver...
    • Parsonages--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.; Lake City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.; Religious dwellings--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.
    • [1959?]
    • Old C block

    • Men look at the two-story, rusticated stone walls of the old "C" block at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The windows are boarded over and show smoke damage. A new, concrete cell block adjoins; it has barred windows, turban vents...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1950-1960.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1950
    • Farm in Central City, Colorado

    • A gabled, clapboard barn in the foreground is below a hill in Central City, Colorado. The one story building has a tin roof and wooden doors with cross braces that are painted a dark color. The only visible window is on the side of the building...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Farms--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1959]
    • Drug store

    • View of false front of Drug store (1876) adjacent to the First National Block at the corner of Third and Silver Streets, Lake City, Colorado. Wood frame storefront has simple cornice with scrolled trusses, central double door entry, and large pane...
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Business districts--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Leadville pioneer homes

    • Pioneer Leadville residents pose in front of their early homes in 1879, Colorado. The man and woman in the center, dressed in their finest, stand with their baby girl on a wood chair. Two men and another woman stand next to them, with a nursing...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.; Pioneers--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • South Park City (Fairplay) 1959

    • View of an old passenger carriage, and "Rachel's Place," in Fairplay (Park County), Colorado; features a single story building with bracketed cornice, three large window bays, and a single leaf door with transom; hitching post in front of the...
    • Fairplay (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Fairplay--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • First Fed. Savings & Loan 5063, W. C. Muchow & Assoc. order, 63278.

    • The newly-completed First Federal Savings Bank in Englewood, Colorado, at 4301 South Broadway, is illuminated at night. Light shines from the continuous clerestory window around the top of the walls and from the lower lever windows. Girders are on...
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Banks--Colorado--Englewood--1950-1970.
    • [between 1959 and 1965?]
    • Late 1950's, roundhouse

    • View of the dilapidated six stall stone roundhouse, Como yards, Park County, Colorado, shows stone arches with keystones framing the large diagonal board doors and a fence surrounding the building. The railroad tracks have long been pulled and...
    • Como (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad roundhouses--Colorado--Como--1950-1960.
    • [between 1955 and 1959]
    • Methodist Church

    • Exterior view of the Methodist Church, Fifth (5th) and Lincoln Street, Loveland, Colorado, shows the J-shaped brick building with gable roof and corner belltower, built in 1902.
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Loveland--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Loading at Ft. Lupton

    • Hispanic migrant workers load supplies onto the roof of a bus near Fort Lupton (Weld County), Colorado. They wear wide-brimmed hats.
    • Hispanic Americans--Employment--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1950-1960.; Fort Lupton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buses--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1950-1960.; Migrant agricultural laborers--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Twenty-Forth Street School 6A Class Picture

    • 6A Class Picture at Twenty-Fourth Street Elementary School in Denver, Colorado, re-named Crofton School in 1959. A class picture of Class 6A in June of 1950.
    • Twenty-Fourth Street School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1950
    • Monti Mansion

    • View of the Everts House (Monti Mansion) at 1344 Pennsylvania Street, North Capitol Hill in Denver, Colorado; shows a rusticated stone home with sandstone trim, arched windows, leaded glass, a porch / balcony, and incised ornaments. A Volvo car is...
    • Monti, Joshua--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; North Capitol Hill (Denver Colo.)--1950-1960.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Old Lake City cemetery

    • View of decorative Victorian iron fence with gate around gravestones in the old Lake City cemetery, north of town along Lake Fork River, Colorado. Shovel leans against fence near foreground corner; evergreens are in background.
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Lake City--1950- 1960.
    • [1959?]
    • N. part of city [graphic]

    • View north across Leadville, Colorado shows a booming town filled with log, board and batten and other wood frame constructed houses, lean-tos, false fronts, sheds, barns and outhouses. Horace A.W. Tabor's house on Carbonate Avenue (East 5th...
    • Tabor, Horace Austin Warner, 1830-1899--Homes & haunts--1870-1880.; Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [1879?]
    • Marble - 1959

    • View looking down a dirt road bound by a corridor of trees in Marble, Colorado; one window of a residence visible through a hole in the trees, and snow capped peaks in the distance.
    • Marble (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Roads--Colorado--Marble--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Sedalia

    • A view of Sacred Heart Jesuit Retreat House, built in 1959 near Sedalia, Douglas County, Colorado, includes a back view of St. Edith's Chapel, which has a spire with a cross and an attached enclosed walkway with arched windows. Another scene of a...
    • Sacred Heart Jesuit Retreat House--1950-1970.; Sedalia (Colo.)--1950-1970.
    • [between 1959 and 1967]
    • Schwemley tombstone

    • View of a wooden tombstone on slope in the old Lake City cemetery, north of town along Lake Fork River, Colorado; shows a weathered curve top board with "R.A. Schwemley Born 1868 Died 1898" inscribed on it, a metal eagle enblem in small rock pile...
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Lake City--1950-1960.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Lake City--1950- 1960.
    • [1959?]
    • Marble - 1959

    • View of discarded blocks of marble along a tree lined, two track road in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. The direction is west towards the intersection of West 3rd Street, with the grounds of the former marble site on the other side. The...
    • Marble (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Marble quarrying--Colorado--Marble--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Lee mansion, Capitol City, 1959

    • View of the home of George T. Lee in Capitol City (formerly Galena City), Hinsdale County, Colorado; shows a half standing two-story building with one large section missing; doorways and windows all empty; mountains in the background.
    • Lee, George T.--Homes & haunts.; Capitol City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Capitol City--1950-1960.
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