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    • United Spanish War Veterans 1909

    • A parade on Commercial Street in Trinidad, Colorado. One and two- story buildings include elaborate tin cornice with end corbels and pedimented window heads. The First Presbyterian Church (1902) has crenelated towers and gothic arched windows. ...
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    • 1909
    • Another view of the last "heavy frost" in Silverton

    • View of a large snowbank fronting a business in Silverton, Colorado. A two-story brick building with a corbel course in the cornice and sash windows on the second floor has lettering on the retracted canvas awning: "The French Bakery." Lettering...
    • Sanborn (Colo.)
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Recreation Center at Mission Viejo

    • Close-up view of the Mission Viejo Recreation Center lettering on the building. The lettering appears to be light orange or red on a tan exterior. The roof is dark colored. An individual is walking towards the door that says ENTRANCE. Blue sky...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Pueblo railroad yards and Union Avenue viaduct

    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad freight cars are parked in the Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado, freight yard under the Union Avenue Viaduct. Lettering on boxcars reads: "C.R.S. Trust," "4512," "3571," "2453," "4061." Lettering on flatcars reads:...
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    • [between 1886 and 1890?]
    • Mission Viejo Sign

    • Wooden Mission Viejo sign. Sign has two slats across front with red lettering spelling MISSION/ VIEJO. A small wooden portion across top says CHAMBERS-HAMPDEN ENTRANCE in light colored lettering. Small portion on bottom says POPULATION 1440. Grass...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Sales and Information Building, Mission Viejo

    • View of building with wooden fence in front. Building is two story and has words Welcome to/ MISSION VIEJO in red and yellow lettering between windows. Two wooden slats on side of building say SALES AND/ INFORMATION in yellow lettering. Sign that...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Home Owned Stores delivery truck

    • View of a delivery truck in Denver, Colorado; lettering reads: "Home Owned Stores," "Frank C. Thomas Quality Groceries and Market 2746 W. 26th Ave."
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    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Original jitney line to Elitch Gardens

    • Men and boys pose on the Denver City Tramway Company 'Steam Dummy #9' steam-powered street car at 30th (Thirtieth) Avenue and Zuni Street in the Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The side of one car reads: "Wheat Ridge." Lettering on a...
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    • Prison band at 4th of July

    • A brass band sits in a horse drawn wagon in Canon City, Colorado. The 1890 Felter building built of local rough stone is behind them. The first floor storefronts have awnings and window lettering reading: "Bancroft Hardware," and "L.W. Felter." An...
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    • [between 1920 and 1929]
    • Premier Waterproofing Co. 2311 So. Inca St.

    • Two unidentified men in suits pose near a Chevrolet El Camino in front of Premier Waterproofing Company located at 2311 South Inca Street in the Overland neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a two story front glass and steel...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1970 and 1975?]
    • El Paso Mine, Nichols Shaft

    • View of the El Paso Mine and the headframe for the Nichols Shaft located near Cripple Creek (Teller, County), Colorado. Lettering on the headframe reads: "Mine Trip Here Today." A tin roof with white lettering reads: "Take the Famous Gold Mine Trip...
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    • C & S 640 @ Ft. Collins about noon

    • View of Colorado and Southern steam locomotive #640 (2-8-0) and gondola cars in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. Lettering on the tender reads: "Burlington Route." Lettering on the Gondola cars reads: "Union Pacific."
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1951 November 12
    • 10:15 A.M., C & S 608 near Denver on Argo line, W 48th Ave. & Huron

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway steam locomotive 608 (2-8-0) on the Argo Line near W 48rh (Forty-eighth) Avenue and Huron Street in Denver, Colorado. The locomotive heads a tank car and a caboose. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "C & S,"...
    • Trout, George A.
    • 1956 August 1
    • Colorado & Southern and Denver, Laramie & Northern event

    • Men pose on and in a Colorado and Southern steam shovel or ditcher on temporary tracks at Utah Junction, near Pecos Street and Cargill Drive, in Adams County, Colorado. Lettering on the machine reads: "Colorado & Southern Railroad," " No. 02," and...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • [May 1908?]
    • Informational Sign at Mission Viejo

    • View of large, wooden sign with shingled roof by roadway. Red message board with white lettering reads: MASTERS SWIM MEET 16 18/ ADULT SWIM LESSONS 19/ SKI SOCIAL 21/ YOUTH SWIM PARTY 23/ SWIM LESSON BEGIN 24. The sign is placed on a patch of brown...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Children Boarding Van at Mission Viejo

    • Group of small children boarding a yellow van with the help of an adult. The van has lettering on the side which appears to say "Mission Viejo Recreation Center", although only "Miss" and "Recrea" are completely visible. Small red building with...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Sign for Future Library Branch at Mission Viejo

    • Brown wooden sign with white message board and black lettering that reads "SITE OF FUTURE/ CITY OF AURORA/ BRANCH LIBRARY/ COMPLETION SPRING 1975". Located on dirt covered ground with little grass cover. Trees, streetlights, and a road visible in...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1973
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. narrow gauge locomotive 2-8-0, No. 60

    • View of a Colorado and Southern narrow gauge locomotive no. 60 on a flat car at the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy, Denver shops in Denver, Colorado. The locomotive has a cow catcher and a headlamp. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "60" and...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1941
    • Colorado and Southern Ry., SD9 6219, caboose 10401, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of a Colorado and Southern (Burlington Northern) SD9 diesel locomotive 6219 and a caboose near a group of utility buildings in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "6219," "Burlington Northern," "Denver SD9."...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
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    • Colorado & Southern Ry. wreck train [sic], Broomfield, Colo. #807

    • View of Colorado and Southern Railway locomotive number 807, a tender, work car and railroad derrick near Broomfield (Broomfield County), Colorado. Lettering on the locomotive and tender reads: "Burlington Route,"807 C&S," and " 99502." The derrick...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1958 Sept. 9
    • Mission Viejo Sign by Albertsons

    • View of Mission Viejo sign in front of Albertson's store from a street intersection. Wooden sign with dark orange lettering in front of trees and a brick wall. Numerous lamp posts in the Albertsons parking lot; some cars also visible in the lot....
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Safeway at Mission Viejo

    • View of Safeway store from across the street. Bottom of the store is white with a green top; red SAFEWAY lettering across the green front. Snow on the ground, indicating wintertime. Median lamp posts. Houses visible behind the store. The sky...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Jefferson Bank East at Mission Viejo

    • View of Jefferson Bank East building from parking lot. Multiple vehicles in drive through, and one parked in lot. Yellow stripes for parking spots on paved lot. Numerous lamp posts visible. Building appears to be made of brick and has white...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Eagle River Hotel Minturn, Colo

    • Men pose in Minturn, Eagle County, Colorado, on the porch of a three-story building with a stone foundation, tar paper siding and a dormer. Snow and icicles cover the porch; lettering reads: "The Eagle River Hotel. Baths 25 (cent sign)."
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Denver on a Sunday morning in December

    • Rooftop view of Denver, Colorado. Buildings include the Kaiserhof Hotel, Union Block, and Daniels & Fisher Tower. Automobiles and a streetcar are in the street. Pedestrians are on the sidewalks.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Eagle River Hotel Minturn, Colo

    • Men and women pose in Minturn, Eagle County, Colorado, by a three-story building with a stone foundation, tar paper siding, dormer, and one-story extension. Lettering reads: "The Eagle River Hotel. Baths 25 (cent sign) Agency Best Laundry."
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    • [between 1909 and 1915?]
    • Squires Hotel Minturn, Colo

    • Men and women pose in Minturn, Eagle County, Colorado, by a two- story building with a covered balcony/porch and paired, double hung windows. Lathe turned piers and jigsawn balustrade finish the verandah; the stucco building has a flat roof and...
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    • [between 1909 and 1915?]
    • Brig. Gen. Irving Hale

    • Prize Army Division Marksmanship," depicting soldier on horseback with gun; 2. "Skirmishing," depicting crouching figure; 3. illegible with four point shape; 4. "Creedmoor" with 1887 date and illegible lettering; and 5. "Creedmoor" with illegible...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1887 and 1901]
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western caboose

    • Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Company wooden caboose 01108 sits by a locomotive house in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Semaphore signals and fuel tanks are near the building. Lettering on the caboose reads: "Denver & Rio Grande Western"...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 April
    • Coudersport and Port Allegany R.R., 4-4-0, #6, Port Allegany, PA

    • View of a Coudersport and Port Allegany Railroad locomotive number 6 on a turntable in a yard at Port Allegany (McKean County), Pennsylvania. Lettering on the locomotive reads: "C&PA" and "6." The engineer and fireman are on the train as men push...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1941 June 15
    • Early day Silverton Band

    • Silverton, Colorado, band on Second Street in Durango, Colorado. Men in sack suits, vests, gold chains and conductors' hats carry trombones, cornets, a tuba, and a clarinet; all wear elaborate medals on their chests; a banner reads: "lverton, MP...
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    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Colo. State Capitol bldings

    • Side view of a false front log structure, Colorado City, (capitol of Colorado Territory in 1861) El Paso County, Colorado; shows a corrugated sheet metal roof, hand-hewn timbers, weathered clapboard front with painted lettering: "Erected In 1858,...
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    • July 27, 1941
    • Cesar Chavez mural

    • View of a mural of Cesar Chavez painted by artist Javier Flores on the side of a building located at Morrison Road and Lowell Blvd. in the Westwood neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Lettering on the mural reads: "Remember ¡Si, Se Puede!" Lettering on...
    • Del Castillo, Ramon, 1949-
    • [2010?]
    • Junior League Follies Broadway Theatre Denver

    • Panoramic view of men and women actors in the Junior League Follies presented by the Junior League of Denver; they pose near 17th (Seventeenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The women wear costumes that include dresses with fringe and large...
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    • 1926 June 14
    • Maysville, Colorado

    • In Maysville, Chaffee County, Colorado, also known as Crazy Camp, men and a woman pose on boardwalk fronting a false fronted store. They wear tophats and a draped overdress; a chalked sandwichboard sign advertises boots. Items are displayed in the...
    • Kuykendall & Whitney.
    • [between 1877 and 1882?]
    • M. & P.P. Ry around Windy Point

    • Three men stand in the passenger car of a Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway train on Pikes Peak, El Paso County, Colorado. Lettering on the side of the car reads: "Manitou and Pikes Peak R.R., Denver." Lettering on the side of the locomotive reads:...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Breckenridge storefronts

    • This view of Main Street, in Breckenridge, Colorado, includes a building, on the left, which was built in 1880, and housed the Miner's Home Saloon. It has three sash windows on the second floor that have ornamented, pedimented heads. A first floor...
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    • [between 1970 and 1980?]
    • The Denver Bread Company

    • View of a bakery in Denver, Colorado; lettering reads: "The Denver Bread Company Fresh Bread Daily." Men pose by horse drawn delivery wagons; lettering reads: "Good Bread."
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    • 1916
    • Airplanes and fuel truck at Denver Municipal Airport

    • A man stands near a group of airplanes and a fuel truck at the Denver Municipal Airport in Denver, Colorado. The biplanes have fixed landing gear and lettering that reads: "U.S.A. [...] Curtiss P-1[...]" Lettering on the fuel truck reads: "The...
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [1929]
    • George Simpson monument

    • The George Simpson Monument in Trinidad, (Las Animas County) Colorado (Simpson's Rest) has lettering: "Trinidad, Colorado - Rest in Peace." The monument is a stone finial with a diamond shaped tip. Men and women stand by; town buildings are in the...
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • 1890
    • Lita Grey Chaplin at Denver Union Airport

    • Lita Grey Chaplin prepares to christen an a Ryan B-1, manufactured by the B.F. Mahoney Aircraft Corporation, at the Denver Union Airport in Denver, Colorado. A pilot stands nearby. Lettering on the side of the airplane reads: "Sunbeam Air Transport...
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [1929]
    • Denver Union Airport

    • Women who include Lita Grey Chaplin, pilots, and men pose near airplanes at the Denver Union Airport in Denver, Colorado. An airplane hangar with lettering that reads "Hangar No. 1 Denver Union Airport" is nearby. Lettering on one of the airplanes...
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [1929]
    • Colorado Ice and Cold Storage Co. employees

    • Panoramic portrait of employees of the Colorado Ice and Cold Storage Company located at 1700 W. Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The men wear an assortment of suits, ties, vests, coveralls, blue jeans, sweaters and jackets. Many of the men hold...
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    • Morning Advertiser, Trinidad

    • The staff of the Morning Advertiser poses in front of the newspaper's office in Trinidad, Colorado. Two wooden, lathe turned spiral posts flank the glass doors, with lettering that reads: "Advertiser." The doorframe below the transom has the number...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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