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    • C B & Q Depot Brush, Colo.

    • View inside the Colorado, Burlington and Quincy railroad Depot in Brush (Morgan County), Colorado. E.S. Dutton, the agent, and George Stewart, the telegraph operator, sit at telegraph equipment. Dutton, in a bowler hat, taps out a message. The men...
    • Brush (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Brush--1900-1910.; Telegraph offices--Colorado--Brush--1900-1910.; Telegraph--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Buena Vista, Colo.

    • The Chaffee County Courthouse and the Mt. Princeton Hotel, among many other buildings, shows in this view of Buena Vista, Colorado; Sheep Mountain and the Collegiate Range are in the background. The depot of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad is...
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Construction--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Buena Vista--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • Brownville Band, 70's

    • The Terrible Silver Cornet Band, of Brownsville, Jefferson County, Colorado, was named after the Terrible mine. Men in suits and stovepipe hats pose holding a bass drum, a snare drum, bass and treble cornets, and trombones. A frame storefront in...
    • Brownsville (Jefferson County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Bands--Colorado--Brownsville--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1879]
    • Silverton, Colorado

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking south; shows Kendall, Sultan, and Grand Turk Mountains. Numerous gable roofed, frame residences with chimneys and sash windows fill the scene, many of them surrounded by rail fences. In the background is the...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1889?]
    • Mesa County Bank building, Grand Junction, Colo.

    • Exterior view of proposed Canon Block building, Main & 3rd (Third) Streets, Grand Junction, Colorado, is shown in an architectural sketch of the two-story brick and stone building with a domed cupola on its corner. The Mesa County State Bank is...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Banks--Colorado--Grand Junction--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Grand Junction--1900-1910.
    • 1977 November 15
    • Erie Colorado

    • A view of Erie, Weld County, Colorado, includes a group of wood houses on flat terrain, with a mountain range in the distance, and a dirt road and trees in front. A large building has a sign reading, "Erie House;" others are marked "Feed and...
    • Erie (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • June 1876
    • Eleanor Weckbaugh's pool & supper party for "St. Joan" Central City cast

    • Cast members of the Central City "St. Joan" production dine with their guests on a summer evening at the Ella M. Weckbaugh house at 1701 East Cedar Avenue in the Country Club neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Caroline Bancroft, at the head of the...
    • Weckbaugh, Ella Mullen--Homes & haunts.; Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Bancroft, Caroline.
    • 1956
    • County officials and employees on Court House steps

    • County officials and employees, twelve man and one woman, of Weld County pose on the steps of the Weld County Court House in Greeley, Colorado.
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Greeley--1900-1910.; Government employees--Colorado--Greeley--1900-1910.
    • [1902?]
    • Langford House, Black Hawk

    • View of the two-story Langford home in Chase Gulch, Colorado; shows a steep, side gabled roof, an arched entryway, and three bays on the first floor. The house was constructed in 1872 above a rock wall; possibly destroyed in 1915.
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.; Stone walls--Colorado--Blackhawk--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Buena Vista

    • Frame dwellings and commercial buildings line Lake Street in Buena Vista, Colorado, and extend into the surrounding area. Peaks of the Collegiate Range are in the background.
    • Buena Vista (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • President's house

    • Horace M. Hale, President of the University of Colorado at Boulder, is in a folding, wicker porch chair, reading a paper. Martha Hale sits by him on the open, wrap-around porch of a two-story brick house with dormers, chimneys, stone sills and...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; Coffin, Gineva.; Hale, Horace M.; Hale, Martha.; Sanford, Minnie.; University of Colorado (Boulder Campus)
    • 1889
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • View of the town of Aspen, Colorado, and the base of Smuggler Mountain taken from Aspen Mountain down a steep, snowy slope with rocks and trees. Mining tramway towers are visible at the bottom of the mountain. The town of Aspen is visible over...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.
    • [1953?]
    • Main St. Delta, Colo, Dennis and Carol G.

    • A group of people poses in the "Delta House Smith Bro's. Livery and Transfer" wagon, parked in the middle of unpaved Main Street in the town of Delta, Colorado. Men, women, and children sit in the cab, and two people sit on it. A boy sits next to...
    • Delta (Colo.)--1890-1900.; People--Colorado--Delta--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • 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...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Restaurants--Colorado--Boulder--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • 15th & Mapleton Mrs. Norton

    • Posing on the boardwalk in her yard in Boulder, Colorado, this woman wears a white bonnet and shawl. A spinning wheel is in the foreground; fenced gardens, trees, and frame residences are in the background, including one with bargeboard.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • DNW&P locomotive coaling trestle at Tolland, Colorado, James Peak  in distance

    • View of James Peak from the depot of the Denver, Northwestern & Pacific, Moffat Road, at Tolland (formerly Mammoth), Colorado in Gilpin County, shows wooden coal trestle with gondola cars in foreground.
    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway--1900-1920.; James Peak (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Tolland (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Trestles--Colorado--Tolland--1910-1920.
    • 1910?
    • Blue River Hose Co

    • The Blue River Hose Company poses on Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, holding the leads to the hose cart which is in the background adorned with American flags. Their uniforms include conductor's caps and bib shirts with shield-shaped...
    • Blue River Hose Company (Breckenridge, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Art gallery

    • Funded by a grant from local art admirer Frank Lounsberry, the art hall at Chautauqua in Boulder, Colorado, is a frame, twenty-two foot square, cottage-roofed structure with a faceted turret-entry, and transom windows all around. Lettering above...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Art exhibitions--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1910.; Chautauquas--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Music school

    • The music school in Aspen, Colorado occupies the grounds of the former Four Seasons Club. The academic building is a two story structure with a bell-shaped, hipped roof, and a large dormer window. The theater is a large, rectangular structure...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Music education--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.
    • 1967
    • Aspen

    • View of a two story log building in Aspen, Colorado; features a flat, slanted roof with decorated eaves, balcony with decorative panels, and a stairwell that leads up each side of the balcony; evergreen garland decorates the railing of the porch;...
    • Jones, Whipple Van Ness--Homes & haunts.; Aspen (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Log buildings--Colorado--Aspen--1950-1960.
    • [between 1951 and 1954?]
    • Ladies S.J.A. glee club 1897-1900 Breckenridge, Colo

    • Members of the ladies' glee club in Breckenridge, Colorado, pose at the piano while Agnes Finding Miner plays the upright, sitting on a three legged stool. They wear high collared, puff sleeved blouses in various patterns and long gold chains, and...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Guitars--1890-1900.; Pianos--1890-1900.; Singers--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.
    • [between 1897-1900?]
    • E. P. Sutton, by mother, I was born here, Jan 21-1896

    • Men, women and children stand on the dock of the railroad depot in Brush, Morgan County, Colorado. The depot is a two-story frame building with signs: "Brush," and "Western Union Telegraph and Cable Office." Men and shovels are on a railroad...
    • Brush (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Brush--1890- 1900.; Railroad handcars--Colorado--Brush--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Brush--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Falls City, 12000 Ft. Sierra Blanco, Colo.

    • Riding equipment, including a saddle and reins, lies on a rack in front of a cabin built on a mountaintop above timberline near Falls City, Colorado. Patches of snow cover the shale fields above the cabin.
    • Falls City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Falls City--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Electric block, cor. Main & 3rd St., Grand Junction, Colo. for Orson Adams, esq.

    • Exterior view of proposed Electric Block building, corner of Main and 3rd (Third) Streets, Grand Junction, Colorado, shows an architectural sketch of a multi-story, flat-roof, brick building with boxed cornice, dentils, street-level windows, and...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Buildings--Colorado--Grand Junction--1910-1920.
    • 1977 November 15
    • Hot pool after division

    • The hot pool at Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado, has a waterfall of naturally hot water which comes from outside and over a large rock into the pool, which is surrounded by stone walls. The stream was divided and a wall was built to make a pool for...
    • Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1890-1940.; Interiors.; Resorts--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1890-1940.; Springs--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1890-1940.
    • [between 1890 and 1940?]
    • Old tag-shop and Death house

    • Brick buildings at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, have flat roofs and are topped by lookout towers and a skylight. Power lines cross in front of a guard standing at the edge; men are in the yard below, one is sweeping. A faceted...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Prisons-- Colorado--Canon City--1910-1930.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Lamar, Colo.

    • Citizens of Lamar, Colorado (Prowers County), stand outside a commercial block. Architectural features of the two-story brick building: a bracketed cornice and an elevated cornice, lintels, and storefront windows. A man sits in a cart hitched to...
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Lamar--1890-1900.; Commercial buildings--Colorado--Lamar--1890-1900.
    • [1890?]
    • Englewood P. O. construction

    • The post office in Englewood, Colorado, is in the early stages of construction; a surveyor's instrument and tripod stand in the middle of piles of re-bar and wood planks. Wood frames for pouring the concrete foundation, with some concrete already...
    • Englewood (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Building construction--Colorado--Englewood--1930-1940.
    • June 23, 1938
    • Opening of the Manitou & Pike's Peak Ry. 1891 June 30

    • and are numbered 1 through 6 on the photoprint from left to right. Trees and mountains are behind the depot. In the immediate foreground is a power pole with glass insulators.; Exterior view looking south at the Pike's Peak Cog Railway Depot in...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company.
    • 1891
    • Historic Strauss cabin dedication

    • Near Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, people attend a dedication ceremony for the Strauss Cabin, home of Robert Strauss, one of the first settlers in the Poudre River Valley. The hewn log building has gables and chimneys.
    • Strauss, Robert--Homes & haunts.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Building dedications--Colorado--Fort Collins--1970-1980.; Log cabins--Colorado--Fort Collins--1970-1980.
    • October 22, 1977
    • Living room of Martha Crane's log cabin home, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Interior view of Mrs. Mary Crane's living room, 809 Mine Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; Mrs. Crane, her daughter Martha, and a man sit at the stretcher table playing cards; scene includes doily on top of table, ornate wallpaper, Cripple Creek...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Living rooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Stoves--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Crane, Mary.
    • 1907
    • Wells and Lowell Hardware Store

    • B. T. Wells, Frank Lowell, W. S. Wells pose with group of children, and other men in front of their hardware store, Black Hawk, Gilpin County, Colorado. Three women, with potted plants, sit on the sills of the upper windows of the brick two story...
    • Wells & Lowell Hardware (Blackhawk, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Hardware stores--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.; Lowell, Frank.; Wells,...
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Judge Geo. H. Stewart residence

    • Judge George H. Stewart, Alice and Marcia sit on the front porches of the their residence, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Stewart has a full white beard and holds a cane; Alice holds the reins of her saddled horse. The two story wood...
    • Stewart, George H.--Family--1880-1900.; Stewart, George H.--Homes & haunts--1880-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Judges--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.; Residences--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Catherine Vienna Flynn, Central City biog.

    • Catherine Vienna Flynn poses for a portrait wearing a floor-length dress with a high neck and beading on the bodice and skirt in Central City, Colorado. She wears a choker with a pendant around her neck, earrings, a bracelet, and a ring. She holds...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Flynn, Catherine Vienna.
    • [1890?]
    • Firemans Day, Central City, Colo.

    • A band marches down Main Street in Central City, Colorado. The three leaders of the parade, two in uniform, carry flags, an American flag, and a banner which reads "Alert Hose No. 2 'Prompt to Aid' C.C.F.D." Spectators stand on the sidewalks on...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1897]
    • Joseph A Mower Breckenridge GAR post at side of hall

    • Men and boys of the Grand Army of the Republic pose for a portrait in Breckenridge, Colorado. They wear sack suits and hats and stand on the boardwalk in front of a two-story, gable roofed frame building with sash windows and doors. Many wear...
    • Grand Army of the Republic. Dept. of Colorado & Wyoming.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Camp Modoc, Indian Territory

    • Group portrait of Native American (Modoc or Ottawa) young women and children with missionaries at the Quapaw Mission, Indian Territory (Oklahoma). In the top row stands four white women, and a white man, possibly A. C. Tuttle, who holds a small...
    • Indians of North America--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Missionaries--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; School children--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Tuttle, A. C.
    • 1888 or 1890 March 6
    • Chataqua

    • The Basalt, Colorado, Chataqua Club gathers as a group below an unpaved, graded road. Three members stand, and the rest sit. Their attire includes long dresses with high collars, suits, high-collared shirts, and neckties.
    • Chautauqua Club (Basalt, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Basalt (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [1904?]
    • Climax, Colo., four cell rougher cleaner unit, mill no. 2

    • Four cell flotation machine at the Climax Molybdenum Company mine, No. 2 mill, in Climax, Lake County, Colorado.
    • Climax (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Industry--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Milling machines--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Climax--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • Aspen 1930's ski course construction

    • Two women skiers in Aspen, Colorado stand at the top of the ski hill facing downwards. Both women wear trousers, light jackets and scarves on their head. Trees are on either side of the ski slope, and the town is at the base of the hill.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Skiing--Colorado--Aspen--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Upper tracks is Moffat headed west over cut off

    • The tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad follow the bends of the Colorado River in Bond, Colorado (Eagle County). A marsh is in the foreground next to the tracks. A train with many cars is stopped at the depot. The depot buildings include an...
    • Bond (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Bond--1960-1970.; Water towers--Colorado--Bond--1960-1970.
    • [1962?]
    • Came to Canon City

    • Eighteen studio portraits from Canon City, Colorado, are montaged in rows and identified with dates of arrival as follows: RIGHT to LEFT: Mrs. Thos. Prescott, Thos. Prescott, Mrs. Geo. Rouse, George Rouse, Mrs. J. S. Bowlby 1878, J. S. Bowlby 1878,...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Dyersville

    • View of a dilapidated, collapsing building in the ghost town of Dyersville, Colorado, in Summit County.
    • Dyersville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Dyersville--1960-1970.
    • 1962
    • Ferndale, Colo.

    • Mr. and Mrs. Robinson sit together on the steps of their log home in Ferndale, Colorado, in Jefferson County. The railing around the porch is made of tree trunks. An evergreen forest is behind the house.
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Log cabins--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.; Spouses--Colorado--Ferndale--1900-1910.; Robinson, Mary Byers.; Robinson, W. F.
    • 1900
    • Debeque {sic], Colo.

    • The interior of a merchandise store in Debeque, Colorado (Mesa County) has shelving packed with items for sale. The inventory includes tins, boxes, clothing, china, and trunks. A stove is in the middle of the aisle, stools are in front of the...
    • De Beque (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dry goods stores--Colorado--De Beque--1910-1920.; Interiors.
    • [1914?]
    • Architecture, J. F. Welborn country home, Fort Logan, M. Biscoe, architect

    • The home of J.W. Welborn in Fort Logan, Colorado, features rounded eaves, shingle siding, and an awning over the arched window. A large yard includes: a hammock, wicker chairs, and a croquet set-up.
    • Welborn, J. W.--Homes & haunts.; Fort Logan (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Fort Logan--1920-1930.
    • [1920?]
    • Road building camp

    • Snow covers the State Penitentiary road building camp near Canon City, Colorado. A white canvas camp wagon with a stovepipe is by a rail fence with fabric draped on it. Two of the horses in the foreground are blanketed; low hills are in the...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Work camps--Colorado--Canon City--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • South side of 8th Street

    • Two merchants, wearing long aprons, and a third man stand in front of a meat market in Greeley, Colorado in Weld County. The storefront has double entry doors and two large windows. Signs include "Randolph & Jacobs Meat Market," "Cash Paid for...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Butcher shops--Colorado--Greeley--1870-1890.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Breford Hall

    • View of the facade of the dormitories at Colorado Teachers College (also known as the University of Northern Colorado and formerly known as the State Normal School, Colorado State College of Education, and Colorado State College) in Greeley,...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Dormitories--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Greeley--1920-1930.; University of Northern Colorado.
    • 1923


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