Power poles in Denver, Colorado, have a working platform and tranformers mounted on the crossbeams. A concrete building has a sign over the door: "Office Quartermaster;" a cylindrical brick smokestack is in the background.
The election was held August 19, 1861. Data was taken from Poll Books Volumes 1, 2 and 3. These books area also on microfilm at the Colorado State Archives, 1313 Sherman St. Room 120, Denver, Colorado 80203.