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    • Guyot's assay office

    • Illustration depicts Guyot's assay office, Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes partial view of one-story log cabin with gable roof, stovepipe and sign on roof stating "Guyot's assay office"; three men stand in...
    • Assaying--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Subscribing for the Cresset, La Belle, N.M.

    • Miners pose in front of a log building, the office of the newspaper La Belle Cresset, in the mining camp of La Belle (Taos County), New Mexico. Men wear sack suits and hats and sit and stand near a log fence. An African American (Black) man leans...
    • Belle Cresset (Firm)--Buildings--1890-1900.; African Americans--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; La Belle (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Log buildings--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; Men--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; Miners--New Mexico--La...
    • 1895 April 25
    • U.S. Gold Placers, No. 7, flume passing over a rocky gorge

    • Men pose in a U.S. Gold Placers Company flume supported by a timber trestle, probably near the San Miguel River (Montrose County or San Miguel County), Colorado. Steep rock walls of a gorge are above and below the wooden flume.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1880-1890.; Flumes--Colorado--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Trestles--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1889?]
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Officer's Bar & Gray Back iron mines Placer, Colo

    • View of Grayback Mining District, in Costilla County, Colorado; shows iron mines and lode veins (1), and Grayback Gulch placers (2). Hydraulic gold mine erosion is in the foreground.
    • Costilla County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Erosion--Colorado--Costilla County--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Costilla County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Costilla County--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Guarding 500 lbs of amalgam, Cottonwood Placers

    • Nine men and one boy of probably the Cottonwood Placer Company stand and sit in front of a building and hold weapons in Pinon (Montrose County), Colorado. Weapons include: a Sharp's double barrel shotgun, a Winchester M1873 carbine, and a...
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--People--1890-1900.; Pinon (Montrose County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Guards--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Sep. 8
    • Klondykers, Cottonwood Placers, Pinion [sic] Colo.

    • Cottonwood Placer Company men stand and sit on a riffle box (sluice) in front of a cabin in Pinon (Montrose County), Colorado, with picks, a shovel, and a gold washing pan. Sign reads: "Klondykers."
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--People--1890-1900.; Pinon (Montrose County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cabins--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Sep. 8
    • General view of Fremont

    • Illustration depicts bird's eye view of Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes many one and two-story residences across hillside.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The New Clarendon Hotel

    • Illustration depicts exterior of Clarendon Hotel, Cripple Creek, Colorado; the hotel is a two-story wooden frame flat-roof structure with a falsefront, side entry and doorway underneath porch with balustrades, and pairs of double-hung flat windows;...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The jail

    • Illustration depicts exterior of jail, Cripple Creek, Colorado; jail is a one-story wooden frame building with horizontal slats, single side entry with lock and bolt, three narrow slits for windows, and vertical slats in gable part of roof.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Jails--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Justice of the Peace, attorney at law

    • Illustration depicts Justice of the Peace and attorney- at-law office, Cripple Creek, Colorado (probably Fremont prior to incorporation); building is a canvas tent on wooden frame with stovepipe; signs affixed to wooden frame include "Justice of...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Law offices--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Pioneer store

    • Illustration depicts one-story log cabin store, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes men standing in doorway, barrels, crates and supplies stacked around cabin.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Main street - Fremont

    • Illustration depicts Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado (prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek); scene includes one and two-story wooden frame flat-roof and gable roof commercial buildings (some with falsefronts), horse-drawn wagons in street, and...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Bennet [sic] Avenue - Fremont

    • Illustration depicts Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings, canvas tents, and horse-drawn wagons in street.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • 1935 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.11

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1935
    • 1933 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.9

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1933
    • 1934 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.10

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1934
    • 1927 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.3

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1927
    • 1936 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.12

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1936
    • 1928 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.4

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1928
    • 1937 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.13

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1937
    • Extension of ditch for Gold Queen Placers

    • Miners work on what is identified as a Gold Queen placer ditch, probably near the San Miguel River (Montrose County or San Miguel County) Colorado. Men pose on piles of gravel on a hillside and carry pickaxes, shovels, and sledgehammers.
    • Ditches--Colorado--1880-1900.; Construction--Colorado--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1886 and 1895?]
    • Dredge at Hahns Peak placers

    • "Eleanor", a hydraulic placer gold mining dredge in Hahns Peak, Routt County, Colorado.
    • Dredges--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.; Gold dredging--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.; Hahns Peak (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.
    • 1910

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