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  • All fields: Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
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    • 1878 Lawrence Street, Central City, Colorado

    • right background.; Stereographic view of the offices of the Kansas Pacific Railway Co.'s Express on the second level of a brick building on Lawrence Street in Central City, Colorado. On the first level of the building are the offices of the...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • After the fire, Central City, Colorado

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers work to build a wood frame...
    • Collier, Joseph.
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    • Best's Pharmacy in Central City, Colorado

    • The Harley B. Morse block on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, houses Best's Pharmacy. The two story commercial storefront has arched windows with lintels and a cornice with brackets on each end. "Drugs & Chemicals" is painted below the...
    • Duhem Brothers.
    • 1875
    • Businesses in Central City

    • The Sauer McShane Mercantile Company on Eureka Street is crowded with merchandise, including boxes of soap, baking powder, fruits, nuts, and chandeliers. The shopkeeper, in a vest, is behind the counter. Men lean against the sales counters looking...
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    • 1879
    • Central City

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows wooden buildings, outhouses, and stone buildings, one of which is the town's school under construction. Signs on buildings read: "Concert Hall, Billiard Rooms" and "Overland Stage Line, Wells,...
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Central City

    • Image of the Colorado Central Railroad train upon its arrival in Central City, Colorado. In the foreground is the train. Several men dressed in suits and hats stand in front of the locomotive. The train's engineer sits in the cab. In the...
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • 1878
    • Central City

    • Panoramic view of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Landmarks: the Teller House, Central City Opera House, and St. James's Methodist Church. Signs: "Teller House" and "Temple of Fashion Dry Goods Carpets."
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1879 and 1880?]
    • Central City

    • View of Central City, Colorado; shows Main Street, the Teller House, and St. James' Methodist Church. Houses surround the town, with barren hills in the background.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1875 and 1877]
    • Central City

    • Bar patrons, holding beer and resting their feet on the barrail or nearby chairs, stand at a bar in Central City, Colorado. One patron smokes a cigar; another stands over a spittoon. The bartender stands behind the bar wearing a waistcoat and an...
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    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Central City after 1st fire of 1874

    • View of Central City and Casto Hill, which are blanketed in snow, after the fire of 1874. Gregory Street is at the bottom of a snowy slope, flanked by small, wood-frame houses with snow on their roofs. Lawrence and East High Streets are in the...
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    • 1874
    • Central City after fire 1874

    • View of Central City, Colorado, after the fire of 1874. A burned out brick building is surrounded by debris in the foreground. Burned out buildings litter the background. Smoke rises from one of the buildings in the center of the photograph. A...
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    • 1874
    • Central City after the fire

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers walk among the rubble...
    • Collier, Joseph.
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    • Central City after the fire, 1873

    • center midground. In the left midground is the office and residence of J.O. Raynolds, general agent for Colorado for a prominent powder company. Part of Turner Hall juts into the right foreground. Originally the Cook & Kimball Mill, Turner Hall was...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1873?]
    • Central City and Blackhawk, Colorado

    • Rendering shows Blackhawk and Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Dwellings, churches, civic buildings, and mining facilities follow streets; mountains are in the background. Vignettes have labels: "Hardware Groceries," "The Daily Register,"...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1873
    • Central City and California Gulch

    • View of California Gulch outside of Leadville (or Central City), Colorado; shows a stream, felled timber, and miner's cabins.
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    • 1873
    • Central City before the fire

    • The Teller House stands in the left center background on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The hotel was named for Henry M. Teller, one of Colorado's first senators. Across Eureka Street is St. James Methodist Church. Houses and businesses...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1876?]
    • Central City Opera House

    • Reproduction of a theater program from Central City, Gilpin County Colorado; reads: "Central City Opera House. Grand Opening Concert, given by the Amateur Society, of Central City, Under the Direction of Prof. H. Robyn. Monday Evening. March 4,...
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    • Central City Opera House

    • View of the Central City Opera House, a stone building with a central shingled mansard style roof with an oculus and two smaller pyramidal, hipped roofs in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The opera house has arched windows, a balcony, and...
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    • 1879?
    • Central City School

    • Students and staff pose in front of the granite Central City school in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Dr. Hale, the principal of the school stands in a hat and suit and has a beard. The school has a flat roof with four chimneys, a...
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    • Central City transportation

    • Two stagecoaches are in the foreground. One is being drawn by four horses and is pulling out of a wood barn with a chimney and a gabled roof. The driver sits on top of the cab. The second stagecoach is parked alongside the front of the barn, with...
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    • 1875
    • Central City, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Main Street is in foreground. Landmarks: St. Aloysius's School, Williams Stables, the Teller House, St. James's Methodist Church, and St. Paul's Episcopal Church.
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    • [1875?]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • An early view of Central City, Colorado, probably taken in the early 1870s. In the foreground is a rocky hillside with a view that looks down the hill toward the town; shows many wood-framed buildings, most of which did not survive the fire of...
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    • [between 1872 and 1874?]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • View of Central City, Colorado, from the northwest that shows the town as it rebuilds after the fire of 1874. Railroad tracks wrap around a rocky slope in the foreground. Several buildings along Eureka Street are under construction, and visible...
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    • [between 1875 and 1879?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of the town of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County.
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Main Street in foreground. Landmarks: St. James's Methodist Church and the Teller House. Signs: "A. Jacobs Co., "B. F. Pease Co.," "O. K. Store," "Fashion," "Hardware Tinware Stoves Groceries," and...
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    • [between 1872 and 1877?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Reproduction of a drawing of Central City, Colorado and Blackhawk, Colorado in Gilpin County.
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    • 1873
    • Central City, Colorado

    • A two story, vernacular wood frame house with a chimney and windows with shutters is above the Rocky Mountain Brewery on a hillside in Central City, Colorado. A small outhouse with a sloped roof is behind the house. A clothesline, which has items...
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    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • An early view of Central City, Colorado, taken from the southeastern side of the city. The Continental Divide is in the background. Mines are scattered through the city, including one on the horizon, one in the city (possibly the Gregory) and one...
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    • [between 1870 and 1872]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Panorama of Central City, Colorado. In the foreground a man sits on the ground and looks away from the camera toward the city. Landmarks include Central City School. The barren hills surround the town.
    • Perry & Bohm.
    • [between 1870 and 1879]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Panorama of Central City, Colorado, in the mid-1870, as the city was rebuilding after the fire of 1874. Landmarks include, the Teller House, St. James' Methodist Church, Main Street, and Eureka Street. The buildings along Main Street (center of...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1875 and 1877]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado; shows the Teller House, businesses, churches, and residences.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1871-2?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of buildings on a hillside in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows the stone, two-story High School building with a bell tower and an iron fence, brick and frame commercial buildings on a dirt street, and houses on a barren hillside....
    • Reed & McKinney.
    • [1873?]
    • Central City, Colorado storefront

    • Several people stand in front of the Register building on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The three story, brick building has a bracketed cornice and rounded windows. The signs attached to the building read "The Daily Register" "Boots &...
    • Duhem Brothers.
    • 1875
    • Central City, Colorado, looking s. west

    • View of frame houses and probably commercial buildings on a hillside in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows multi-story buildings, fallen timber on a barren hillside, a house with gingerbread details, snow on a steep slope, and mine...
    • Reed & McKinney.
    • [1873?]
    • Dr. Hale & class at Central City

    • Children (some Black) and adults pose at 117 East First High Street in Central City, Colorado. Arched windows of the Central City School top the stone wall behind them. Horace M. Hale, principal, is in the left foreground.
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    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Dr. Hale and class at Central City

    • Children (some Black) and adults pose at 117 East First High Street in Central City, Colorado. Arched windows of the Central City School top the stone wall behind them. Horace M. Hale, principal, is in the left foreground.
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    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Eureka St., Central

    • View east down Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado, shows the Teller House on the right and the Register Block on the left. Several men stand on the boardwalk near a barbershop pole. Horse drawn wagons are on the muddy tracked street.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1878]
    • Firemans Day

    • Crowds cover the sidewalks and people hang out of the windows of the buildings of Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado, to watch the fireman's races. Many of the spectators wear hats and wave American flags. A large striped arch stretches...
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Gregory Gulch

    • View of businesses, frame mine buildings and head frames on a hillside in Gregory Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. People are in the arched doorway of the Gregory Store beside a horse-drawn wagon. Shows tailings piles on a treeless...
    • Reed, W. H.
    • 1879
    • Haber & Gebhard Meat Market, Central City

    • Two steers, one held by a boy and one held by a man in a butcher's apron, stand in front of the commercial buildings along unpaved Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. A man in a butcher's apron and a cowboy hat sits on a horse behind the boy...
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    • [between 1877 and 1879]
    • James Burrell

    • Studio portrait of James Burrell, an organizer of the Griffith Mining District and the city of Georgetown, first judge of the Miner's Court, a Lieutenant in the 2nd Colorado Cavalry, and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County) and Central City...
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    • Mountain City bridge

    • A view of a Colorado Central Railroad train on a wooden trestle bridge at Packard Gulch near Mountain City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Men are in and on top of the train. Buildings are on a hillside in the distance.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1878?]
    • Mountain railroading [graphic]

    • A view of a Colorado Central Railroad train on a hillside in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows the "Dostal Block," a sign on the building reads "W. Aitcheson". A mine is on a hillside in the distance.
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1878 and 1880?]
    • Residences in Central City, Colorado

    • A horse-drawn carriage with two young men sitting in it is stopped in front of a two-story brick house in Central City, Colorado. A man and a woman stand on the front porch leaning against support columns. A wood fence borders the property of the...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]

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