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    • Nov. 5, 1884, Silver Plume

    • The view, looking west, of Silver Plume, Colorado, after the fire on November 4, 1884, shows burned foundations that previously housed the town's central business district. Men survey the damage along Main Street; a carriage in the near foreground...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Fires--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
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    • June Class 1921, Cheltenham School, Denver, Colo.

    • Men and women faculty pose with members of the class of 1921 pose on the steps of Cheltenham School located at West Colfax Avenue and Irving Street in Denver, Colorado. The boys wear suits with short pants and the girls wear dresses.
    • Cheltenham School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver Public Schools--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Schools.; Students.
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    • June class, 1919, Villa Park School, Denver, Colo.

    • Teenage boys, who include two African Americans, girls and their teachers pose on the steps of Villa Park School at 845 Hazel Court, Denver, Colorado. The boys sit or stand on the steps or on the ground and wear slacks, dress shirts, ties and...
    • Villa Park School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Teachers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
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    • June Class 1918, Maria Mitchell School, Denver, Colo.

    • Men and women faculty pose with members of the class of 1918 pose on the steps of Maria Mitchell School located at 32nd (Thirty-second) and Lafayette Streets in the Cole neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The boys wear suits with short pants and the...
    • Denver Public Schools--People--1910-1920.; Mitchell School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Cole (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; African Americans.; Schools.; Students.
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    • Margaret Lindstrom

    • Studio portrait of Margaret Lindstrom a resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows an elderly woman in a velvet dress with a dark velvet and lace collar. Her dress has decorative buttons. She wears her gray hair parted in the...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Older people.; Women.; Lindstrom, Margaret, b. 1921.
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    • Mrs. Marchington

    • Studio portrait of an elderly woman, probably Eliza G. Marchington, wife of Samuel, a resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. She wears a dress with a patterned bodice, a lace collar and a pin. Her gray hair is pulled back and parted...
    • Marchington, Samuel--Family.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Older people.; Women.; Marchington, Eliza G.
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    • View on Capitol Hill - Denver

    • View of Denver, Colorado; shows houses, an electrical light tower, and landmarks including St. John's Episcopal Cathedral and the Ebert School.
    • Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Towers--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Castle Rock, Golden Colo. from the north

    • View southwest over Golden, Colorado, includes the Colorado Central Railroad roundhouse and freight depot with Union Pacific Denver Gulf box cars, Adolph Coors Brewery and residence, old 1878 Jefferson County Courthouse with the Castle Rock, South...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Caribou Hill

    • Two men tend a hoist bucket as a third looks on, Caribou Hill, Boulder County, Colorado. Other mines and piles of tailings are on the hill behind them.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Caribou Hill (Boulder County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder...
    • 1883
    • Ready to go down a shaft

    • Two miners prepare to be lowered down a mine shaft in an ore bucket that hangs from a cable over the opening to the shaft. The men wear long rubber coats, hats and boots.
    • Mine shafts--1880-1890.; Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Mine interior

    • View of three miners working by candlelight in a narrow tunnel. Different sized spikes lean against the tunnel walls.
    • Interiors--1880-1890.; Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Idaho Springs, Colorado from the east

    • View looking west, of Idaho Springs, Colorado shows a large bath house along Clear Creek, the Bryan house (castle), Miner Street's flat topped commercial structures, Colorado Street, and Colorado Central Railroad track and water station. Flirtation...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Silvr [sic] Plume

    • View west in Silver Plume, Colorado, shows the remnants of the central business district after the fire that burned on November 5, 1884. A man on horseback appears in the near foreground and is looking at the damage. Many of the foundations of the...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Fires--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Brownsville, Colo

    • Brownsville, in Jefferson County, Colorado, has a false-fronted commercial building, dwellings, a mine shed and a trestle railroad bridge. Rocky, snow dusted, slopes are in the background.
    • Brownsville (Jefferson County, Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Miners

    • Miners pose near a mine building in Colorado. One man sits in a mine car.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Pay Rock mill, Silver Plume, Colorado

    • Pay Rock Mine and mill in Snowdrift Gulch, Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado shows: miners next to a hoist and mining equipment, shaft house, and waterfall.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Snowdrift Gulch (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mills--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • Union Depot, Denver, Colorado

    • View of Union Station, in Denver, Colorado, built in the railroad Gothic style with a tower. Buggies wait nearby; lawn and a fountain are in the foreground.
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1889 April 10
    • January class 1921, Ashland School, Denver, Colo.

    • Students and teachers pose in front of Ashland School at West 29th (Twenty-ninth) Avenue & Firth Court in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. They are identified as: "Teachers. Calla McCausland, Florence E. Lyon, Ann Tierney, Lelah...
    • Ashland School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Teachers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1921 January
    • January class, 1921, Ashland School, Denver, Colo.

    • Students and teachers pose in front of Ashland School at West 29th (Twenty-ninth) Avenue & Firth Court in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Names inked on the back of the photoprint read: "Teachers. Lelah C. Starr, Ann Tierney,...
    • Ashland School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Teachers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1921, January
    • Fort Arnett Red Cliff

    • People crowd Fort Arnett, a rock formation in Red Cliff (or Redcliff), Eagle County, Colorado; shows rifles and a surveyor's tripod. An American flag is on a pole.
    • Red Cliff (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Red Cliff--1900-1910.
    • [1879]
    • Manitou Colorado- Pike's Peak in the distance

    • roof, a dormer, and chimneys at the ends is on the far left. Pike's Peak, its foothills, and the town of Manitou Springs are in the background.; View of Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking southwest; the original Manitou House and Clubhouse are on...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [1881 or 1882?]
    • Central City fireman's tournament

    • Crowds sit on and in front of the buildings on Main Street to watch the firemans' tournament in Central City, Colorado. A brass band is in the street in the foreground. The First National Bank Block, which has a plaque reading "First National Bank...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.
    • [1883?]
    • Golden, Colo. from the north

    • View southwest over Golden, Colorado, includes the Colorado Central Railroad roundhouse and freight depot, irrigation ditch, wood frame residences, Bella Vista Hotel, South School, and the old 1878 Jefferson County Courthouse with foothills in the...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [1883]
    • Grand Lake, Middle Park, Colorado, from the North

    • Panoramic view of the resort town of Grand Lake, Colorado, in Grand County. The cabins and houses surrounding the lake are nestled in the surrounding evergreen forest.
    • Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1890-1900.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Grand Lake--1890-1900.
    • [1898?]
    • Victor, Colorado

    • Aerial view of the town of Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows commercial district, railroad tracks, Florence and Cripple Creek or Midland Terminal railroad track and facilities, one and two-story wooden frame residences, Victor High School,...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.
    • [1900]
    • Miners Union store, Victor

    • Exterior view of Miners Union Hall, also called Donnelley Mercantile building, 412 West Victor Avenue, Victor, Colorado, a two-story commerical building with brick masonry and decorative frieze. Second-story on right side has tall, narrow windows...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial buildings--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' unions--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.
    • [1904]
    • Mother Grundy, C.C.R.R.

    • A view a rock formation identified as Mother Grundy in Clear Creek Canyon (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad tracks near Clear Creek.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1890.; Rock...
    • [between 1868 and 1890?]
    • Black Hawk to Central by rail

    • View of the Colorado Central Railroad trestle and track between Black Hawk and Central City (Teller County), Colorado. Shows an ore mill, mines and the town of Black Hawk in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Teller County (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Teller County--1860-1890.; Trestles--Colorado--Teller...
    • [between 1868 and 1890?]
    • Inspiration Point, C.C.R.R.

    • View of Colorado Central Railroad tracks along Clear Creek in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Shows a mile post and a rock formation identified as Inspiration Point.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1860-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1890.; Rock...
    • [between 1868 and 1920?]
    • Hanging Rock, C.C.R.R.

    • View of Colorado Central Railroad tracks near a rock formation identified as Hanging Rock in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The steep canyon walls of Clear Creek Canyon are seen in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1860-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1860-1890.; Rock...
    • [between 1868-1890?]
    • Georgetown from Griffith Mt.

    • Stereograph view of Georgetown, Colorado, looking southwest; shows brush and rocks on Griffith Mountain, Methodist Church, old Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, the old school, the Cushman Block, Leavenworth Mountain, and the narrow valley...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Our tent - the stolen peek

    • Men sleep and rest in a tent in (probably) Garfield County, Colorado. One smokes a pipe; cooking gear clutters the ground.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Colorado--Garfield County--1870-1880.; Sleeping--Colorado--Garfield County--1870-1880.; Tents--Colorado--Garfield County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Redcliff looking up the Eagle

    • View of Red Cliff (or Redcliff), Eagle County, Colorado; shows tents and frame buildings by Eagle River.
    • Eagle River (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Red Cliff (Colo.)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Col. Archer's house, Denver, Colo

    • View of the James Archer residence at 13th (Thirteenth) and Welton Streets in Denver, Colorado; features a wraparound porch and incised window lintels. Snow covers the ground.
    • Archer, James A.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Larimer Street from 16th Street Denver, Colo.

    • View, from 16th (Sixteenth) Street, of Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians and horse-drawn buggies are on the street. A sign reads: "Furnished Rooms 5 Lodging 25[?]."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1870-1890.
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • Inspiration Point, C.C.R.R. below Beaver [Brook]

    • A view of Clear Creek Canyon below Beaver Brook in Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad tracks near vertical canyon walls and Clear Creek.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1890.; Railroad...
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Beaver Brook C.C.R.R.

    • A view of a Colorado Central Railroad train at Beaver Brook station in Clear Creek Canyon in Jefferson County, Colorado shows the train at the wooden station, a water tank is nearby. A steep canyon wall and tracks are on the edge of Clear Creek.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Beaver Brook (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Beaver Brook--1870-1890.; Railroad...
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • 2201. Georgetown, Colo.

    • View of Georgetown, Colorado, north from an elevated position on Leavenworth Mountain, with Republican Mountain on the left and Griffith Mountain, in deep shadow on the right. Rose, Argentine, Taos, and Alpine (6th, Sixth) Streets are visible in...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • Leadville

    • Early view of Leadville, Colorado, shows evergreens and stumps in foreground, wood frame barns and sheds, log cabins, false fronts, and some brick commercial buildings in the middleground, and mountain slopes in the background.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1879]
    • Idaho Springs

    • View looking west, of Idaho Springs, Colorado shows the central business district and its many flat topped and false fronted commercial buildings along Miner Street. Methodist and Presbyterian churches, Clear Creek and Colorado Central Railroad...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1884]
    • Devils Gate

    • View of Colorado Central railroad's Devils Gate Bridge over Clear Creek near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Boulders and rocks are near the bridge.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Boulders--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1880 and 1884?]
    • Silver Plume and mines, Colorado

    • The view to the north, of the town of Silver Plume, Colorado, shows the central business district, Clear Creek, and mines on Republican Mountain including the Diamond Tunnel, Pelican, Dives, Baxter, Baxter, and the Dunkirk and Payrock mines.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • Silver Plume, Colo.

    • The view looking north shows the town of Silver Plume, Colorado. Nearly every building in the central buisness district was burned by a fire in November of 1884. Behind the central buisness district are the mines on Republican Mountain including:...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • Clear Creek Canon, Georgetown and vicinity Colo.

    • View north over Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado, shows the mines on Republican Mountain, including: the Diamond Tunnel, Pelican, Dives, Baxter, Dunkirk and Payrock mines. Sherman Mountain and Brown's Mountain are to the west.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--SIlver Plume--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado; businesses and log or frame houses line the dirt streets. Signs read: "Livery, Feed, and Sale Stable" and "Patterson & Peck Grocers."
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of Georgetown, Colorado, north, in the valley between Republican and Democrat Mountains on the left and Saxon and Griffith Mountains on the right. The town below is sharply illuminated with light from the east. Landmarks include the Hamill...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1888.]
    • Black Hawk, Colo., 1880's

    • View west up Gregory Street, Black Hawk, Colorado, toward Mountain City and Central City; shows railroad tracks, Henry Peek Wagon Factory, a log pile, a well and flagpole. Signs read: "Jason E. Scobey Saloon and Liquor Store," "Black Hawk Cracker...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1889?]
    • Street above Lawrence Larimer St.

    • Rooftop view of Larimer Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Horse-drawn wagons, pedestrians, and a man on a high-wheeler bicycle are in the street. Signs on buildings read: "Artesian Bath," "Loan Office," "Dispensary," "Dr. Price Chronic and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1889]

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