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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]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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

    • 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]
    • 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?]
    • Arkansas River, Royal Gorge

    • Aerial view of the Arkansas River from the rim of the Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    •  
    • 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 (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?]
    • 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
    • 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 Grand Canyon of the Arkansas

    • Two men stand on the shore of the Arkansas River near the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado before construction of the railroad. Boulder fields are seen on either side of the rapids.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1879?]
    • 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?]
    • Clear Creek Canon, Hanging Rock

    • A view of Hanging Rock in Clear Creek Canyon in Jefferson County, Colorado. Two men stand below the rock formation near Colorado Central Railroad tracks.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1880?]
    • Royal Gorge

    • View of the cliffs of the Royal Gorge in Fremont County, Colorado shows mountains in the distance.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • 1880?
    • Clear Creek Canon, Hanging Rock

    • A view of the Hanging Rock formation in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Men sit near the railroad tracks of the Colorado Central Railroad next to the vertical walls of the canyon. A sign in the distance reads "Terrace Rocks".
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1880?]
    • 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?]
    • Dining room the Manitou House

    • Interior view of the dining room at the Manitou House Hotel in Manitou Springs, Colorado. Decorated for Christmas, this wooden floor dining hall with its Windsor chairs is ready for guests. The tables are set with Moroccan weave tableclothes,...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1874 and 1887?]
    • Manitou House

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

    • View of Denver & Rio Grande Railway tracks near Dump Mountain in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows log cabins in the distance.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1880?]
    • 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?]
    • Manitou Hotel and Bridge, Manitou. No. 61. [graphic]

    • 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. Diamond-shaped...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1880?]
    • 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?]
    • Denver, Colorado

    • View of Denver, Colorado. Houses and buildings are in the distance.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1870 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?]
    • Sightseers at Seven Falls

    • Men, women, and a girl pose by Seven Falls, on South Cheyenne Creek in South Cheyenne Canyon, in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • 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]
    • General Palmer's residence [graphic]

    • Exterior view of Glen Eyrie, near Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking north. This two story frame structure with high gabled roof, gabled wing, dormer, chimneys, bay window, and porch/balcony sits near the entry of Garden of the Gods, whose...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1875?]
    • General Palmer's residence [graphic]

    • Exterior view of Glen Eyrie, near Manitou Springs, Colorado, a one-story frame structure with high gabled roof, gabled entry, windows with diagonal latticing and white fabric draped behind them, and a latticed gothic arched window in the gable...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • Early view of Manitou

    • View of Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking west; the original Manitou House and the Mansions are distantly visible. A stone house with hipped gabled roof, dormers, a chimney and lacework are nearer to the camera. The Manitou road is on the left, in...
    • Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1879?]
    • 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?]
    • 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.
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    • 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?]
    • 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]
    • 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]
    • 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

    • 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?]

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