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    • Mormons in a kanyon [sic] of the Rocky Mountains

    • Mormon emigrants in covered wagons travel on a dirt road in a canyon in the Rocky Mountains. A man on horseback with a whip drives oxen on the trail. Shows a stream in the valley and mountains in the distance.
    • Mormons--1850-1860.; Covered wagons--1850-1860.; Emigration & immigration--1850-1860.; Herding--1850-1860.; Horseback riding--1850-1860.
    • 1857 April 18
    • 1st office of Rocky Mt. News

    • Five men stand in front of the Rocky Mountain News building near 1301 Walnut Street in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story wood frame building with brick chimney. Four men wear dark suits and straw boaters or bowlers....
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1850-1860.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1850-1860.; Denver (Colo.)--1850-1860.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.
    • 1859
    • RMN office of early days

    • View of the Rocky Mountain News building near 1301 Walnut Street in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story wood frame building with brick chimney.
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1850-1860.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1850-1860.; Denver (Colo.)--1850-1860.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.
    • 1859
    • Larimer Family Papers, correspondence with family

    • Larimer, William, Jr. correspondence sent to Family. Kansas elections, best route for John, Horace Greeley report, Rocky Mountain News, Denver stores, band, gambling, 15,000 population, church.
    • Frontier and pioneer life--Colorado--Denver--19th century.
    • 1859 June 18
    • Rocky Mountain News

    • Photograph of a lithograph which depicts Rocky Mountain News newspaper offices in Denver, Colorado; lettering reads: "Rocky Mountain News, News Block, Pioneer Newspaper of the Rocky Mountains, Byers & Daley Publishers, Blank Book Manufacturers...
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Lithographs--1860-1870.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1860
    • Street in Gregory Gulch, Pike's Peak

    • Reproduction of ink rendering; shows Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado, with men, wagons, cabins, and signs: "Rocky Mountain Gold reporter," and "Express Office."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1860
    • Twin Lakes in the Rocky Mountains

    • View across the Twin Lakes Reservoir towards Mounts Elbert and Massive near Twin Lakes (Lake County), Colorado. Shows fir trees, rocks and a dirt path. A man and a woman sit on a boulder.
    • Elbert, Mount (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Lake County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Massive, Mount (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Twin Lakes (Colo. : Lake)--1860-1870.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Lake County--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Empire City

    • The town of Empire (City), Colorado is in the Empire valley and has a business district with false front buildings, log cabin residences, and a small reservoir that is supplied by the west fork of Clear Creek.
    • Empire (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • William N. Byers

    • Studio portrait of William Newton Byers, Denver journalist, founder of Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster.
    • Business people--1860-1870.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1865
    • Rocky Mountain National Bank [checks].

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    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Checks--Colorado--Central City--1860-1870.; Rocky Mountain National Bank (Central City, Colo.)--Archives.; Rocky Mountain National Bank (Central City, Colo.)--History--To 1876.; Banks and banking--Colorado--Central...
    • 1866-1875
    • Street view in Cheyenne, Wyo. Terr.

    • Men in vests and hats pose outside businesses on a street in Cheyenne (Laramie County), Wyoming. Signs on false front buildings read: "Rocky Mountain Star," "Cheyenne Meat & Vegetable Market," "Stationery, Cigars, Books, Notions" and "Gallagher &...
    • Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Grocery stores--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1860-1870.; Mercantile facilities--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1860-1870.; Newspaper industry--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Dale Creek Bridge

    • The wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle over a rocky canyon in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows telegraph poles and guy wires near the narrow canyon.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Trestles--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Dale Creek Bridge with first U.P. engine

    • People stand and pose on a locomotive or on the wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows guy wires in the rocky canyon.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Railroad locomotives--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Trestles--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Indians rec' [i.e. receive] annuities

    • Stereographic view of Native American (Plains) men and women, they stand near covered wagons and a wooden rail fence to receive food rations. Saddled horses stand on the edge of a nearby river.
    • Indians of North America--Government relations--Great Plains--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--1860-1870.; Food relief--1860-1870.; Women--1860-1870.
    • 1868 October 1
    • Uintah

    • View of a valley, the Weber River, Weber Canyon and a few buildings in Uintah (Weber County), Utah. Shows rocky hillsides and a tree.
    • Uintah (Utah)--1860-1870.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1860-1870.; Weber River (Utah)--1860-1870.; Canyons--Utah--Uintah--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Utah--Uintah--1860-1870.; Rivers--Utah--Uintah--1860-1870.
    • 1869
    • Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain

    • A lithograph poster advertising the Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain. Shows images of a parade. The text reads: "Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain/ October 7th /1896/ The queen of the plains/ The king of the...
    • Festivals--1870-1880.; Publicity--1870-1880.
    • 1869
    • Wilhelminas Pass

    • View of the Devil's Slide rock formation in Weber Canyon, Morgan County, Utah. Union Pacific Railroad Company tracks, a trestle, and a tent colony are near the Weber River. Men stand on the railroad tracks. Shows a bridge over the river.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Devils Slide (Morgan County, Utah : Slope)--1870-1880.; Morgan County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Weber Canyon (Utah)--1870-1880.; Weber River (Utah)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Utah--Morgan County--1870-1880.;...
    • 1870
    • Cree Indian girls, Chief Rockaboy's daughter

    • Two Native American Chippewa (Ojibwa) girls, one the daughter of Chief Rocky Boy, (Stone Child) pose beside a tepee wearing wearing dresses with belts, braids and jewelry. Chief Rocky Boy, secured reservation land in Montana for the nomadic bands...
    • Indians of North America--Montana--1870-1880.; Ojibwa Indians--Montana--1870-1880.; Rocky Boy--Family.
    • 1871
    • Sloping Walls

    • View of the canyon walls of possibly Tantalus Creek in Wayne County, Utah. Shows boulders and rock formations.
    • Canyons--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--1870-1880.; Streams--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.)
    • 1871
    • Iceberg Canon, Colorado River, looking above

    • A man sits on a rocky shore beside the Colorado River in Iceberg Canyon, on the border of Mojave County, Arizona, and Clark County, Nevada. Shows steep rock cliffs.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Iceberg Canyon (Ariz. and Nev.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--1870-1880.; Rivers--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1871
    • Black Canon, Colorado River, looking above, from camp 7

    • A man sits on a boulder beside the Colorado River in the Black Canyon in Mohave County, Arizona. A wooden boat with a mast is beside camping provisions, wooden boxes, oars, a canvas bag, bedrolls, ropes, and a hat. Sand and rocks are next to the...
    • Black Canyon (Ariz. and Nev.)--1870-1880.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Mohave County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Boats--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Mohave County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Mohave...
    • 1871
    • Chippaway Chief, Rockaboy, ran away from Canada in 1885

    • Chief Rocky Boy, (Stone Child) Native American Chippewa (Ojibwa), poses in front of a tepee wearing a war bonnet headdress. A nomad leader known for securing reservation land in Montana for the nomadic bands of Chippewa and Cree.
    • Indians of North America--Montana--1870-1880.; Ojibwa Indians--Montana--1870-1880.; Tribal chiefs--Montana--1870-1880.; Rocky boy.
    • 1871
    • Cree Indian in war bonnet

    • Chief Rocky Boy, (Stone Child) Native American Chippewa (Ojibwa), poses in front of a tepee wearing a war bonnet headdress. A nomad leader known for securing reservation land in Montana for the nomadic bands of Chippewa and Cree.
    • Indians of North America--Montana--1870-1880.; Ojibwa Indians--Montana--1870-1880.; Tribal chiefs--Montana--1870-1880.; Rocky boy.
    • 1871
    • Start of Powell's expedition at Green River City

    • View of men and boats at Green River City (later Green River, Sweetwater County), Wyoming Territory, embarking on John Wesley Powell's Colorado River expedition. A tripod camera cover reads: "E. O. Beaman Photo;" bluffs are in the background.
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1870-1880.; Boats--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological Survey of...
    • 1871 May 22
    • Comb on the West Gallatin

    • A view of three men near an encampment in West Gallatin Canyon area near the Gallatin River in Yellowstone National Park in Montana. One man holds a coffee grinder as another man prepares settings for a meal. A third man sits near a pile of...
    • Gallatin Canyon (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Gallatin River (Wyo.-Mont.)--1870-1880.; Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Antlers--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Camping--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Canyons--Yellowstone National...
    • 1871?
    • Devils Gate on the Sweetwater

    • A view of the Sweetwater River and Devils Gate rock formation in Natrona County, Wyoming. Men with horses are on the rivers edge. A man stands on the rock formation.
    • Devil's Gate (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1871?
    • Hidden Cascades on Rock Creek, Elk Mountain

    • A view of a waterfall on a stream identified as Rock Creek, on Elk Mountain in Wyoming. The cascade is surrounded by a forest and boulders.
    • Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Streams--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Waterfalls--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • 1871?
    • Sevier River at Gunnison

    • A man, a member of the geological survey, sits on a rocky hillside above the Sevier River valley near Gunnison (Sanpete County), Utah. Shows tepees and probably horses in the wide valley; river channels and probably the Valley Mountains are in the...
    • Sanpete County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Sevier River (Utah)--1870-1880.; Sevier River Valley (Utah)--1870-1880.; Valley Mountains (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Sanpete County--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--Utah--Sanpete...
    • 1872
    • Golden City

    • View, along Washington Avenue, of false front businesses with covered boardwalks, in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado, includes: "Louis Billiard Room," "Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes & Clothing," "Jefferson Coal & Mining Co." and "C.A. Clark Groceries...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1872
    • Grand Canon; Sheavwitz Crossing

    • A man, probably a member of the geological survey, wears a hat and stands on a rocky ridge at the edge of the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona, at Shivwits Plateau. Shows layered canyon walls in the distance.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Shivwits Plateau (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand...
    • 1872
    • Central City and Blackhawk, Colorado

    • Rendering shows Blackhawk and Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Dwellings, churches, civic buildings, and mining facilities follow streets; mountains are in the background. Vignettes have labels: "Hardware Groceries," "The Daily Register,"...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1873
    • Hunting party

    • Studio portrait of a bison hunting party; the men are identified as General Fuller, L.C. Ellsworth, C.W. Wright, and W.N. Byers, Joe Boyd, and Edwards. The men wear suits and hats, one man wears a fringed buckskin coat, they hold rifles. Shows...
    • Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Men--1870-1880.; Boyd, Joe, resident, Hugo, Colorado.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.; Ellsworth, Lewis C.; Wright, C. W.
    • 1873
    • In the Rocky Mountains

    • View of a covered wagon on a trail near a lake and cliffs in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
    • Covered wagons--Colorado--1870-1880.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1873 September
    • Nevada Avenue North

    • View of Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows a median strip planted with trees and lawn.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.
    • 1873?
    • Yates House, Georgetown

    • View of the two story Yates House hotel in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The clapboard sided building has a covered porch and a second story balcony, a false front and a widow's walk with a flagpole on the roof. Signs painted on the...
    • Yates House (Georgetown, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Hotels--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.
    • 1873?

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