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    • Paonia

    • View of Paonia, Delta County, Colorado, an agricultural community with irrigation canals for the orchards; shows trains on the Rio Grande's North Fork branch. The Paonia Fruit Exchange Company is located in a freshly painted building along the...
    • Paonia (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Irrigation--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.; Storage facilities--Colorado--Paonia--1910-1920.
    • [1912]
    • Pueblo Park District #2 (1938)

    • Park landscaping in Pueblo, Colorado, consists of cement and stone canals around a high island, which is topped by a lighthouse. A man stands by the tower; others sit by a number of cylindrical containers in the background. A roadster is parked,...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Pueblo--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • One of Colorado's irrigation canals

    • Large irrigation canal somewhere in Colorado; three boys in a canoe floating in canal, three other boys standing alongside shore.
    • Irrigation canals and flumes--Colorado--1890-1910.; Boys--Colorado--1890-1910.; Canoes--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Grand Valley

    • View over peach orchards in Grand Valley along the Colorado River, Palisade, Colorado, includes the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tresles, farms, canals and bridges with Book Cliffs in background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1910-1930.; Palisade (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Peach orchards--Colorado--Palisade--1910-1930.
    • [between 1918 and 1928]
    • Placer mining, Umcompahgre [sic] Creek, Colorado

    • View of hydraulic gold placer mining in Mesa County, Colorado; shows jets of water, hills, and Uncompahgre Creek.
    • Mesa County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 3, 1910 January 15

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100115
    • Cerro completed before flood

    • View of the Cerro Ditch in an arroyo or river bed in Costilla County, Colorado. A headgate, trees and hills are in the distance.
    • Costilla County (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cerro Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Irrigation canals and flumes--Colorado--Costilla County--Pictorial works.; Costilla County (Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Cerro Ditch (Colo.)--Pictorial...
    • 1960?
    • Vallejos Ditch headgate construction

    • View of the construction of a headgate for the Vallejos Ditch (1854), part of the Ditch No.5, USDA Special Improvement Project for the Vallejos Ditch irrigation system, in San Pablo (Costilla County), Colorado. Two men work near a wooden concrete...
    • San Pablo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Vallejos Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Construction.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Irrigation canals and flumes--Colorado--San Pablo--Design and construction--Pictorial...
    • 1965
    • Bill Moreno irrigates his crops

    • Hispanic American Bill Moreno irrigates his field in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. He stands beside an irrigation ditch and uses rubber hoses to siphon water out of the ditch. He wears a cowboy hat, a plaid shirt and holds a shovel. Trees...
    • Hispanic Americans--1970-1980.; Mexican Americans--1970-1980.; San Luis (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Irrigation.; Agriculture.; Farmers.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Moreno, Bill--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican...
    • [1970?]
    • Vallejos Ditch headgate construction

    • View of the construction of a headgate for the Vallejos Ditch (1854), part of the Ditch No.5, USDA Special Improvement Project for the Vallejos Ditch irrigation system, in San Pablo (Costilla County), Colorado. Two men work near a wooden concrete...
    • San Pablo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Vallejos Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Construction.; Irrigation canals and flumes--Colorado--San Pablo--Design and construction--Pictorial works.; San Pablo (Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1965
    • Concrete lined Vallejos Ditch, Costilla County, Colorado

    • View of the concrete lined Vallejos Ditch, after the USDA. Ditch no. 5 Special Improvement Project for the Vallejos Ditch system in San Pablo (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows a headgate in the irrigation ditch. Sagebrush and pinon covered hills...
    • Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1960-1970.; Vallejos Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; San Pablo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Irrigation canals and flumes--Colorado--San Pablo--Pictorial works.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains...
    • [1965]
    • Headgate opening ceremony, Vallejos Ditch Project

    • Two men open the headgates at a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the Vallejos Ditch System, Ditch No.5, a USDA Special Improvement Project in San Pedro (Costilla County), Colorado. Four men look on, George G. Romero is second from the right,...
    • San Pedro (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Vallejos Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Romero, George G.--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Irrigation canals...
    • 1965
    • Concrete lined Vallejos Ditch, San Luis Valley, Colorado

    • View of the recently completed, concrete lined, Vallejos Ditch after a USDA special improvement project to improve the Vallejos Ditch system for San Pablo (Costilla County), Colorado. An automobile is parked near the irrigation ditch. The snow...
    • Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1960-1970.; Vallejos Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; San Pablo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Irrigation canals and flumes--San Pablo--Pictorial works.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo....
    • [1965]
    • N.D.H.S. Annual: 1912

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1912
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1912
    • Vallejos Ditch before improvements

    • Hispanic American George G. Romero kneels beside the Vallejos Ditch near an old headgate, prior to the USDA Ditch no. 5 Special Improvement Project for the Vallejos Ditch System, in San Pablo (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows graded earth beside...
    • San Pablo (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Vallejos Ditch (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Irrigation canals & flumes.; Construction.; Romero, George G.--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1965?
    • Man in uniform in front of residence

    • Outdoor portrait of a man near his home by Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. He wears a uniform and peaked cap.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.; Uniforms--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • Two men standing arm in arm by the river

    • Outdoor portrait of a father and son near Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. A bridge on Alameda Avenue is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fathers & children--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Couple by Archer Canal

    • Outdoor portrait of a man and woman by Archer Canal and the Alameda Avenue bridge in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • The acequia madre Pueblo San Juan

    • Native American (Pueblo, Tewa) men pose on a bridge over the main irrigation ditch at San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico. One man wears moccasins, leggings, and a long shirt. The other man wears a blanket. Adobe buildings are nearby.
    • Indians of North America--Structures--New Mexico--San Juan Pueblo--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--San Juan Pueblo--1880-1900.; Tewa Indians--Structures--New Mexico--San Juan Pueblo--1880-1900.; San Juan Pueblo...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Government Building, Omaha

    • View of the Government Building during the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. The structure has a wooden frame with plaster of Paris and staff overlay. The neo-classical Ionic style building has...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Canals--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Woman standing near a river

    • Outdoor portrait of a woman near Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. She wears a coat and wide-brimmed hat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Paper boy with bicycle by the river [sic]

    • A paperboy poses on his bicycle near the Alameda Avenue bridge over Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. The bridge over the South Platte River is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Newspaper carriers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Two girls in a boat near the Alameda Avenue bridge

    • Two young women pose in a canoe on Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. The Alameda Avenue bridge is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Canoes--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Irrigation canal

    • View of an irrigation ditch probably near Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Las Animas County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Irrigation canals & flumes--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Irrigation ditch

    • View of an irrigation ditch possibly in Colorado. A sluice crosses above the irrigation ditch. Mesas are in the distance.
    • Irrigation canals & flumes--1900-1920.
    • [between 1901 and 1920?]
    • High Line Canal, Platte Canon

    • View of Highline Canal in a wood frame aqueduct near Platte Canyon, Douglas County, Colorado.
    • Douglas County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Highline Canal (Douglas County-Denver, County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Aqueducts--Colorado--Douglas County--1880-1900.; Irrigation canals & flumes--Colorado--Douglas--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • The flume in Platte Canon

    • View of the Highline Canal, South Platte River, and Denver, South Park and Pacific railroad tracks in Platte Canyon, Douglas County, Colorado. Timber and abandoned construction tracks are nearby.
    • Denver, South Park, and Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Douglas County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Highline Canal (Douglas County-Denver County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Platte Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1882 and 1989?]
    • Alameda Ave bridge and Lillybridge studio after snowfall

    • View of the Alameda Avenue bridge over Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. Charles S. Lillybridge's house and studio is near the water. Pedestrians walk on nearby sidewalks.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Photographic studios--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Three men in a canoe-like boat

    • A group of men paddle in a canoe on the Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Canoes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Three women at riverside

    • Group portrait of women by Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado; one holds a purse.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Three men [sic] and a dog by the canal

    • Outdoor portrait of two men, a woman, and dog near the edge of Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]

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