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    • Moqui maidens

    • Portrait of unidentified Native American (Hopi) maidens (girls) wearing mantas, blankets and hair whorls. Shows a weaving.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • (between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Trianon interior

    • View of the ornate wood surround fireplace in Trianon, formerly called Claremont, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Telamons and caryatids serve as the support columns for the mantel. A equesterain sculpture sits on the mantel. Wing back...
    • Sealy, Orin A.
    • 1063 December 8
    • Church basement west

    • View of church ruins at Taos Pueblo (Native American), New Mexico; shows adobe walls and a tower.
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    • 1847
    • Southeast corner of 4th and River, home of Geo. R. Shaeffer

    • This hewn log cabin in Canon City, Colorado, has snow on its sagging shingle roof. A man holds the reins of a horse with a child on it, and a woman and child look out the door. A power pole is by a bay window and a brick chimney; a box is mounted...
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    • 1858
    • Levi E. Marshal, Colorado pioneer

    • Head and shoulders portrait of Levi E. Marshall, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado with short cropped hair and a bushy mustache; fitted sack jacket buttoned all the way up to the small lapels.
    • Dean, Frank E., photographer.
    • 1859
    • Hiram McKnight Burton

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Hiram McKnight Burton. He wears a cowboy hat and suit.
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    • 1860
    • Illinois gulch (?)

    • A group of miners with shovels and pitch forks work on a system of sluices possibly in Illinois Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows cabins, tents, sign on a business reads: "Star & Johnson, Sterling Industry Wholesale Dealers."
    • Cable, Rufus E.
    • 1860
    • Colorado City, 1860

    • View of Colorado City, (capitol of Colorado Territory in 1861) El Paso County, Colorado; shows wood frame and stone false fronts and a two- story hotel (known as the El Paso House, Holmes House, Baird & Smith Hotel) with hip roof and dormer; Pikes...
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    • 1860
    • Mills and houses in Chase Gulch

    • View of four small wood buildings in Chase Gulch, Black Hawk, Colorado, with central building showing smoke from the chimney. Small Aspen tree occupies center of photo. Man visible in front of left building and is standing on road.
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    • 1861
    • Larimer St

    • View of Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. Two-story wood and brick buildings line the street. Signs read: "Chamberlains Ambrotype & Photographic Gallery", "Bookstore The News Depot", and "Graham's Pioneer Drug Store".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1861
    • Larimer St. Denver

    • An ox train pulls a boiler and covered wagons on Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the buildings read: "W. B. Daniels", "Post Office", "Denver Theater", and "Sloan House".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1862
    • Main Street, Central City streets

    • A winter view of the intersection of Main Street and Eureka streets in Central City, Colorado; signs read "Head Quarters Lager Beer Saloon," "Bookstore," "Bank," "Wholesale & Retail Dry Goods," and "Central Overland California & Pike's Peak Express...
    • Faul, Henry.
    • 1862
    • Central City, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of the young town of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Structures: log cabins and wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts.
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    • 1862
    • Colorado's first brass band

    • Nine men sit and stand with brass instruments and drums in Blackhawk, Colorado. Left to right - Upper row: Snare drummer unknown, J.J. Hamllik, George Stroehle, D.D. Lake, Albert Lintz. Lower row: Adam Schussler, Tulley Jones, Aleck Newton, Alec...
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    • 1862
    • Fall River near Idaho Springs

    • View of Fall River (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Wooden buildings, log cabins, a tent, and a covered wagon are near Fall River and Clear Creek.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1863
    • 15 St Denver

    • View of 15th (Fifteenth) (F) Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the wood and brick business district buildings read: "Broadway Store Dry Goods & Clothing Wholesale & Retail", "Tappan & Co.", "Chemicals Paints Oils Brushes & Glass", and "Drugs"....
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1863
    • Soda Springs 1864

    • A man in a suit sits nexts to rocks that form a shelter over the Soda Spring, in Canon City, Colorado. Men sit by a wooden flume above that is supported by rock piers. Boulders are all around, and foothills are in the background.
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    • 1864
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View northwest of Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado; shows Gregory Street businesses and frame or log houses. Lettering reads: "Printing Office" and "Wholesale and Retail Meat Market." The Presbyterian Church and mines working the Gregory lode...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View shows wooden and brick residences and brick commercial buildings in early Denver, Colorado. Signs: "Drugs," "Denver Book Store," "Denver Photographic Rooms," "City Drug Store," "Ambrotypes," "Dry Goods & Clothing," "Storage," "Mission,"...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View shows wooden residences and the brick Lawrence Street Methodist Episcopal church, Denver, Colorado. The Cherry Creek, Platte River Confluence is in the distance.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View north from Bobtail Hill, in Black Hawk, Colorado, up four mile Gulch to Dory Hill, where the state's first cemetery was located. Central business district includes: Undertaker, Union House (on Selak Street), Drugs (brick, arched windows and...
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Main Street, Central City

    • View looking south down unpaved Main Street in Central City, Colorado, at about 9:00 a.m. The buildings consist of one and two-story clapboard storefronts with false fronts and rectangular windows. The street is littered with building materials,...
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    • 1864
    • Empire City

    • The town of Empire (City), Colorado in the Empire valley has a business district with false front buildings, log cabin residences, and a small resevoir which is supplied by the west fork of Clear Creek.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Central City, Colorado

    • View of wood and stone storefronts in Central City, Colorado. The buildings surrounding it are constructed of wood. The hillside is bare, except for a few shanties and houses. Signs on the Masonic Hall read: "Graybill and Brenneman," " W.W....
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    • 1864
    • Denver

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood, Denver, Colorado. A sign on a building reads: "Commonwealth".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Denver

    • Men and women stand near the edge of Cherry Creek as it floods the streets near 16th (Sixteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. A sign on a nearby building reads: "Drugs, Chemicals, Oils, Paints, Brushes, & Glass".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View, facing east, of Saint John's Church in the Wilderness ( Episcopal), at 14th (Fourteenth) and Arapahoe Streets, and homes in Denver, Colorado.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View, facing west, of Denver, Colorado. Viaducts cross the South Platte River and a sign on a building reads: "Commonwealth".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View of the Charles and Cork homes in Denver, Colorado. Other houses are nearby.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View of Denver, Colorado. Saint John's Church in the Wilderness (Episcopal) at 14th (Fourteenth) and Arapahoe Streets is near houses in a residential area.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View, facing east, of Denver, Colorado. The Lawrence Street Methodist Episcopal Church at 14th (Fourteenth) and Lawrence Streets is near groups of houses in a residential area.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • View of Denver, Colorado. Homes and business buildings line the streets. A sign reads: "Lumberyard".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Old view of Denver

    • Roof-top view of Denver, Colorado. Cherry Creek is near business buildings and homes. Signs read: "Gazette", "Commonwealth", "J. G. Vawter & Co.", and "De Vor's Corner".
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Main Street, Central City

    • View looking north on Main Street toward Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The block consists of mostly wooden, clapboard, one and two-story storefronts. The unpaved street is littered with garbage and debris. In the foreground, two men,...
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    • 1864
    • Buckskin Joe & Snowy Range

    • View down the dirt street through Buckskin Joe, Park County, Colorado. Buildings along the street include one and two-story log cabins; wheelbarrow is in center of road.
    • Wakely, George D.
    • 1864
    • Safely's residence

    • View of the Safely home in Denver, Colorado. The house has a small porch, decorative trimmed eaves, and shutters.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Cor 16th & Larimer Sts

    • Roof-top view of a building on the corner of Larimer and 16th (Sixteenth, G) Streets in Denver, Colorado. Women lean on the sills of second story windows. Signs on the building read: "George W. Bacon," "Daguerreotypes Photographs," "Wm. Graham...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1864
    • Black Hawk, Colorado

    • Construction of the Gunnell Gold Company mill and mine in Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado, later used as the Colorado Central railroad station. Shows stone building and lumber.
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    • 1864 November 16
    • Destruction of Julesburg 1865 by Indians

    • Photoprint of a drawing of the 1865 siege of Julesburg, Colorado in Weld County shows smoke billowing out of burning buildings, as Native Americans on horses watch.
    • Wade, N.
    • 1865
    • Georgetown

    • View of the south end of Georgetown, Colorado, showing the grid pattern of the town, with many simple wood construction buildings and tall pine trees. Leavenworth Mountain is in the background. Clear Creek runs through the area, and a tall chimney...
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    • 1867
    • "Billy" a Shoshone warrior

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Billy, a Native American (Shoshone) man. He wears a blanket over his lap, a shirt, scarves over his braids, and a beaded necklace.
    • Savage & Ottinger.
    • 1867
    • Julesburg Stage Station

    • Photo of a drawing of the Julesburg Number 2 stage stop in Julesburg, Colorado in Sedgwick County. Pedestrians are on the dirt road in the foreground. Tents are pitched next to wood-frame buildings. A stagecoach is in front of the building.
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    • 1867
    • Georgetown, Colo. looking north

    • View of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado; landmarks include the Hamill House, the Hall smelter, Chimney Rock, a smokestack, homes, and commercial buildings.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • 1867
    • Mrs. Frasier Earl bldg 1320 Pearl St Eph Pound

    • Men, women, children and a dog pose on the sidewalk in Boulder, Colorado. A white picket fence encloses a yard with bare trees and a frame, gable roofed house with a shingle roof, dormer, and signs: "Mr[s. Fra]sier Rest[a]urant," and "Board and...
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    • 1867
    • Looking East on Main from Beech, Trinidad

    • Men and women crowd the boardwalk fronting Main Street in Trinidad, Colorado. Gable roofed adobe buildings line the dirt thoroughfare, where a man sits on a horse. Signs read: "Davis & Barraclough," "Colorado Hotel," and "Exchange."
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • 1867

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