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    • The Greyhound lode, (Galena.) Cheyenne mountain

    • Women watch a group of men dig for silver inside a pit with shovels and mallets on Cheyenne Mountain, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • The "Mule Shoe"

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks and a wide, sharp curve identified as the "Mule Shoe," on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a bridge over a toll road in the valley and telegraph poles beside tracks.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • The "Mule Shoe"

    • View of curved Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks at what is identified as the "Mule Shoe" on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a bridge, the stone retaining walls of a narrow underpass, a dirt road, and scree on the...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • The "Mule Shoe"

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway train on Mule Shoe curve on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Steam rises from a locomotive and men pose on top of a caboose. Freight cars read: "D.R.G.R.W." Shows telegraph poles, an...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • Looking east from the point of "Mule Shoe" through the big cut

    • A man poses beside Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks on La Veta Pass in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a railroad grade in a deep cut in the rock and trees on a mountain in the distance.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • View looking west from near the summit of Veta Pass Sierra Blanco in the distance

    • Men stand on a hillside beside a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive, passenger car and a caboose on La Veta Pass in probably Huerfano County, Colorado. A log building is beside tracks. Shows snow on Blanca Peak (Sierra Blanca) in the distance.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • Men pose beside Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company tracks (later Denver and Rio Grande tracks) in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows steep rock walls and the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge valley.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of the Arkansas River and Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. A man sits on a rocky precipice. Shows steep granite walls and the Royal Gorge valley.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880?]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • Construction workers are beside Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company tracks (later Denver and Rio Grande tracks) in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows timber, wheelbarrows and men with tools on the approach to Royal Gorge.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • Men pose on rocks beside the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows white water rapids and Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company tracks (later Denver and Rio Grande tracks) beside the river in the canyon.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of the Arkansas River and Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows steep granite walls and Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company tracks (later Denver and Rio Grande tracks) beside the river. Men pose on a locomotive.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • Men pose on construction scaffolding for the Hanging Bridge, a suspension bridge over the Arkansas River in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad tracks (later Denver & Rio Grande tracks) beside steep...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of the Arkansas River and Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows steep granite walls and rock formations.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880?]
    • West side of Dump Mountain Spanish Peaks in the distance

    • A man with a top hat stands beside Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks on the west side of Dump Mountain on La Veta Pass in Huerfano County, Colorado.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • Little Chief Iron Spring

    • Exterior view looking northeast of the original 'Summer House' at Ute Iron Springs in Manitou Springs, Colorado; a shingle roofed pavilion (1880) with latticed balustrade and wooden arched columns. On the left is a buggy (top down) with a man and...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [1870-1880?]
    • The celebrated Mineral Springs at Manitou

    • View of the Navajo and Soda Springs, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northwest. The cylindrical stone basin around Navajo Springs is in the foreground; a man in a sack suit, silk cravat and Homborg hat sits on the edge of the stone basin...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • The Cliff House and Soda Springs, Manitou, Colorado

    • Exterior view of the Cliff House Hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking north, a three-story frame building with hipped gable roof, widows' walk, wrap around porch, and balcony. Ladders lean on the the south wing; horses, coaches, buggies, and...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1875?]
    • The celebrated Mineral Springs at Manitou, Col.

    • View of the Manitou Soda Spring in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northwest; shows the rustic gazebo with its branch uprights and benches, the boulder at the confluence of Ruxton and Fountaine qui Bouille, and a group of excursionists gathered...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1875?]
    • Manitou House

    • Exterior view of the Manitou House Hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northwest. Built in 1872, this three-story gable roofed frame structure features chimneys, central dormer, and wrap-around open air porch and balcony. A diamond shaped...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1880?]
    • Office, Manitou House

    • Interior view of the Manitou House Hotel office, in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; decor includes taxidermy mounted squirrels, a lynx, a beaver, birds, a rabbit, and deer. A Regulator clock, rifles, pistols, a safe, and a kerosene lamp...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • Harrison Av. west side

    • This view of the west side of Harrison Avenue, in Leadville, Colorado includes a corner brick block with bracketed cornice, arch windows with keystones, diagonal corner entry and a sign "Pendery, Goddard & Taylor, attorneys at law" above the door....
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1880]
    • Dr. Bell's Cottage at Manitou, Col.

    • Exterior view of the original Briarhurst, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northwest. This is the residence of the prominent Dr. William Bell, built in 1873. Made of local green Manitou stone, this elegant home has gables, dormers, chimneys,...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1873 and 1880?]
    • Canon City

    • The penitentiary complex in Canon City, Colorado, consists of a pair of three-story structures (one with a mansard roof) and the surrounding wall and tower. All are of random ashlar stone. Laundry hangs between poles in the enclosure, flat roofed...
    •  
    • 1883
    • Glen Eyrie the first

    • dog are posing at a branch-fence, where one sits and whittles wearing a conductor's hat. The others stand, wearing bowlers and holding rifles, butts on the ground. Eagle Cliff and formations of the Garden of the Gods are in the background.; View of...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1873?]
    • Little Chief Iron Spring

    • Exterior view looking northeast of the original 'Summer House' at Ute Iron Springs in Manitou Springs, Colorado; a shingle roofed pavilion (built 1880) with latticed balustrade and wooden arched columns. On the left is a buggy (top down) with two...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [1870-1880?]
    • The largest cottonwood tree in Colorado

    • View of large cottonwood tree called "The Old Monarch" in the middle of the block between "C" and "D" Streets on South Union Avenue, in Pueblo, Colorado, shows a horsedrawn stagecoach parked next to the tree and the "Topeka House," a two-story...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • 1879 June 29
    • Manitou House, Colorado Springs

    • Interior view of the Manitou House Hotel office, in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; decor includes taxidermy mounted squirrels, a lynx, a beaver, birds, a rabbit, and deer. A Regulator clock, rifles, pistols, a safe, and a kerosene lamp...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • 1874 August 31
    • Tough Cuss Pass

    • View of a pass identified as Tough Cuss Pass along Colorado Central Railroad Company line in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows the canyon wall, tracks, a pipe, Clear Creek and boulders. A flume is beside the creek.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1879?]
    • Leadville, Colorado

    • Early view of Leadville, Colorado with the tops of evergreens and mine tailings in the foreground. Wood frame barns and sheds with corrals and log cabins are in the middleground and mountain slopes in background.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1879]
    • Leadville or bust, Leadvill [sic] not busted

    • View from a wooded slope west across the Arkansas River Valley and Leadville, Colorado, to the Continental Divide. The town consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, false fronts and smelting and ore sampling works.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1877-1879]
    • Burro pack train

    • Miners with burros pose beside cliffs on a dirt road on a pass in (possibly) San Juan County, Colorado.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    •  
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company tracks (later Denver and Rio Grande tracks) in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows steep rock walls and the Arkansas River.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • Tender-foot town, Leadville, Colorado

    • Early view of Chicken Hill, on the west slope of Carbonate Hill, in Leadville, Colorado. Chicken Hill was named for Chicken Bill Lovell, possibly the first resident of Leadville. Log cabins with sod or half timber roofs can be seen through tall...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1879]
    • Colorado Springs, Colorado

    • View across open plain across a embankment to Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, show dwellings, livestock pens and mountains in the background.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • 1880 May 1
    • Pikes Peak Avenue businesses

    • A man rides in a buggy on Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, past two-story false front businesses. Signs read: "Milliner," "K. Bru[?] Fruit & Conf[ections] 44," "[?]tullens [?]ery Rooms [up]stairs," and "Gurnsey's...
    •  
    • [between 1872 and 1880?]

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