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    • Breckenridge

    • View of Breckenridge, Colorado, looking northeast shows frame or log dwellings and commercial buildings, including the Catholic Church, and the Gardner residence. Landmarks include Barney Ford Hill (formerly called "Nigger Hill"), Illinois Gulch,...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1881
    • Bridge above Georgetown

    • A passenger train of the Colorado Central Railroad passes under a bridge in the left background heading east toward Georgetown in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The train travels along the Georgetown Loop, a narrow-gauge railroad that looped about...
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1890?]
    • Odd Fellows House at Central City

    • On the wall above an open door in Central City, Colorado, is the statement "We seek the Widows gushing tears, We seek to calm the trembling Orphan's fears, We seek to raise Humanity above The ills of life by ministries of Love; And when the talk is...
    • Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Lodge No. 2 (Central City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Bar interior, Victoria Hotel, Salida

    • View of the interior of the tavern in the Victoria Hotel in Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado. Shows a brick wall, with a carved wood back bar with stained glass panes instead of a mirror. A Budweiser chalkboard lists the specials, and hangs above...
    • Victoria Hotel & Tavern (Salida, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Salida (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Bartenders.; Interiors.; Bars (Furniture).; Victoria Hotel & Tavern (Salida, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Bars (Drinking...
    • 1989
    • Hotel de Paris, Georgetown, Colo.

    • View of the Hotel De Paris in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The two-story building has a stucco finish and ornate arched lintels above windows. Shows a stone wall and arch with a carved lion above an iron gate. A sign above the front...
    • Hotel de Paris (Georgetown, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1910.
    • [between 1892 and 1901]
    • Central City schoolhouse

    • A young woman, probably a teacher, stands talking with a small group of children near the steps of the school.; Children play outside in the yard in front of the Clark Elementary School in Central City, Colorado, built in 1901. The stone Central...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Central City--1900- 1920.; School children--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.; Students--Colorado--Central City--1900-1920.
    • [between 1901 and 1915?]
    • Denver Fire Clay Company

    • The Denver Fire Clay Company building was built around 1880. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 2007
    • Morrato Block

    • The Morrato Block was built in 1904. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes official forms, maps and photos.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1999
    • Mt. Bross above the clouds

    • This view down a muddy road across a plank bridge in Alma, (elevation, 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes a man and a woman in front of large tent. A "Photographing" sign shows on a tall post. Small wood frame buildings, including a...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Tents--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1886]
    • Iron Bound, At a deserted mine above Mammoth Gulch

    • An early-day mine bucket made from an old whiskey barrel leans on one edge in front of a log cabin near Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado. The bucket is from an old mine above Pile Hill near Apex. Photographer titled the image "Iron Bound."
    • Apex (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Pile Hill (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Apex--1940-1950.; Pails--1940-1950.; Prospecting equipment & supplies--1940-1950.
    • [1948?]
    • Telluride vicinity mines at Pandora

    • View of Pandora mine facilities, separated by Marshall Creek, San Miguel County, Colorado, shows the multi-structure mill with tailings, Denver and Rio Grande box and coal cars on loading spurs. The Smuggler-Union mine and buildings show high above...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1910-1920.; Marshall Creek (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Telluride (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Telluride--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Telluride--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918]
    • Breckenridge, Colorado, loooking northwest from Nigger Hill

    • View of Breckenridge, Colorado, looking northwest, from Barney Ford Hill (formerly called "Nigger Hill"). Snow capped Tenmile range towers behind the fledgeling town, whose buildings are in the center. New growth surrounds spindly, burned...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Tenmile Range (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1889?]
    • View from the pavilion at Beaver Creek Station, Colorado Central R.R., no. 176

    • The Beaver Brook depot, in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado, is built above a stream with a stone retaining wall. People pose in front of the frame building; a granite wall is in the background.
    • Beaver Brook (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Beaver Brook--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • The roofs of several Central City residences are in the foreground of this view from above the Eureka House on Eureka Street. A stone wall borders an empty lot that is the future site of the Gilpin County Courthouse, built between 1899 and 1900....
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • A train stands on the tracks of the Colorado & Southern Railroad outside of the depot in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Wood frame houses built on grade above the tracks. Signs: "Central City 8476 Ft Above Sea Level."
    • Central City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Central City--1940-1950.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • 1947 June 7
    • Police Station no. 4

    • An exterior view of Police Station number 4 located on West 26th Avenue and Federal Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. The single story brick building features cement trim and accents and a shingle roof. A sign above the entrance reads: "Police Dept.";...
    • Denver (Colo.). Police Department.--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Police stations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Ice rink in the Leadville Ice Palace, 1895

    • Interior view of Leadville, Colorado's Ice Palace skating rink, built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival. Cobble & Kerr built the 80 x 190 foot long rink with wooden trussed roof designed by architect C.E. Joy. Ice arches are along the edges of...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Ice skating rinks--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Interiors.
    • [between 1895 and 1896]
    • Flies Above, Chief of the Cut-Off Sioux, Buffalo Bill's Wild West

    • Flies Above, Chief of the Cut-Off Sioux, poses for a full-length portrait in front of a backdrop with a landscape scene painted on it. He wears a feather headdress and a breast plate, possibly made of bone. He holds a pistol in his right hand....
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Flies Above.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1886?]
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 3, 1913 November 8

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 191311008
    • Central City Art Gallery

    • A tall sculpture and a low, round table with a ceramics display on it are in the Gilpin County Art Gallery in Central City, Colorado. Paintings are displayed on the wall in the background, where a ladder rests next to an arched window. A chair is...
    • Gilpin County Art Gallery--1960-1970.; Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.
    • 1961
    • Gilpin Hotel, Black Hawk, Colo.

    • View of the Gilpin Hotel located at 111 Main Street, Black Hawk, Colorado. Built in 1870, the three-story brick structure has a second-story porch, and decorative pediments above each window and doorway. Three large floor to ceiling doors with...
    • Gilpin Hotel (Black Hawk, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Hotels--Colorado--Black Hawk--1990-2000.; Black Hawk (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Gilpin Hotel (Black Hawk, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Hotels--Colorado--Black Hawk--Pictorial works.; Black Hawk...
    • ca. 1990
    • Cripple Creek, Colo. Hastings [sic] Market 1st & Bennet [sic]

    • Exterior view of C. C. Irwin Groceries (formerly H. A. Hastain's Market), 135 Bennett Avenue, Bell Brothers Building, First (1st) Street and Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; three horse-drawn wagons are parked in front of building packed...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Bell Brothers Building (Cripple Creek, Colo.)
    • [1905 or 1906]
    • Tolland, Colorado Mountain Laboratory for Biology/ Botany Tolland Laboratory Class

    • Ten biology and botany students, five men and five women, from the University of Colorado pose on a snowy mountainside near Jenny Lake above Tolland, Colorado in Gilpin County. One man holds a butterfly net; another holds a snowball. Denver & Salt...
    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway--1900-1920.; Tolland (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Laboratory schools--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1910.; Students--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1910.
    • [between 1908 and 1913]
    • Gilpin Hotel, Black Hawk, Colo.

    • View of the Gilpin Hotel located at 111 Main Street, Black Hawk, Colorado. This slide was taken after renovations to change the building into a casino in 1991-1992. Built in 1870, the three-story brick structure has a second-story porch, and...
    • Gilpin Hotel (Black Hawk, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Hotels--Colorado--Black Hawk--1990-2000.; Black Hawk (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Gilpin Hotel (Black Hawk, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Hotels--Colorado--Black Hawk--Pictorial works.; Black Hawk...
    • 1996
    • View of Central City from the south

    • Stereographic view of the Temple of Fashion Dry Goods & Carpets and other businesses along Main Street in Central City, Colorado. The Teller House stands at the corner of Eureka and Pine streets in the left background. The steeple of St. James...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Churches--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • Bridge above Deansbury, Platte Cañon

    • View of Platte Canyon and rushing waters of South Platte River along the Colorado and Southern Railway's narrow gauge track above Deansbury, Colorado; shows metal railroad bridge spanning river and narrow vertical canyon walls.
    • South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--1900-1930.; Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1900-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Platte Canyon--1900-1930.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Patsy's Restaurant

    • View of Patsy's Restaurant at 2651 Navajo Street in the Highland neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The facade of this modified commercial style building (1901) features red-brick and faux stone veneer. A green and white striped awning is above the...
    • Patsy's Restaurant (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Highland (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Restaurants.; Patsy's Restaurant (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Denver...
    • ca. 1980
    • Governors Day at Georgetown

    • Participants of the Governors Day festivities gather in front of the Julius Pohle (a German chemist who become manager of the Lebanon Mining Company) house in Georgetown, Colorado. Historic house in process of relocation to make room for the new...
    • Pohle, Julius--Homes & haunts.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1970.
    • December 15, 1968
    • Entrance to Children's Hospital, Denver

    • Exterior view of the entrance to Children's Hospital located at 2221 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado. The doorway is framed by terra-cotta decoration. In the keystone position above the door is the sculpted figure of a child framed by the petals...
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Doors & doorways--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1917 and 1930?]
    • House in Leadville

    • This view of the front facade of a Victorian house in Leadville, Colorado shows a two story clapboard structure with patterned shingles. The roof is not shown. An encircling porch has spindles along top frieze, turned posts with decorative...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960.]
    • First National Bank, Central City

    • View of facade of the First National Bank building and the Teller House in Central City. The block is bordered by Pine, Eureka, and Main Streets. A strong shadow is cast against the buildings. The bank is a brick, Victorian structure with large,...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Banks--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Teller House (Central City, Colo.)
    • 1953
    • Silver Plume

    • View north in Silver Plume, Colorado, shows the mines on Republican Mountain. The lowest mine on left is the Diamond Tunnel; above, and from left to right are: Pelican, Dives, Baxter, and Baxter mines; above and to the right are the Dunkirk and...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1895]
    • Central City drug store

    • A man dressed in a pharmacist's white coat stands on a ladder and arranges a kerosene lamp on a ledge in a Victorian drugstore in Central City, Colorado. Mortars and other lamps are also along the ledge. A sign that reads "The Pharmacy" is above...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Interiors--1950-1960.
    • [between 1952 and 1953]
    • Idaho Springs, Miner Street

    • The view along Miner Street in Idaho Springs, Colorado, shows a large group of men watching firefighters extinguish a blaze. Smoke wafts across the street as the water plume from the hose nozzle shoots toward the second story of a building. A,...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Fires--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1900-1920.
    • [between 1903 and 1918]
    • Seattle Fish Company, Denver

    • View of the Seattle Fish Company buildings at 1533-1545 Market Street in the Union Station neighborhood of downtown Denver, Colorado. Signs painted on the buildings read "Seattle Fish Co., Frozen Fruits and Vegetables, 'If It Swims, We Have It.'"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Union Station (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1990-2000.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Seafood stores--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.
    • 1996 January
    • Main street, Breckenridge

    • Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, includes the Denver Hotel during festivites. The open porch has a crowd on its balcony, bunting hangs on its balustrade, and American flags are behind the spectators. The two- story, frame building features...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1920.
    • [between 1909 and 1915?]
    • Sherman

    • A man wears a suit and a derby hat and stands on a rocky slope above Sherman (Hinsdale County), Colorado. Log and frame houses are in town, and a mine building, possibly the Black Wonder Mill, is on a hillside. Shows steep mountain slopes above the...
    • Sherman (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Sherman--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Sherman--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Sherman--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Elks Opera House

    • Exterior view of Elks Opera House, 308 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado. In 1879, Horace Tabor contracted J. Thomas Roberts to build this massive three-story stone, brick and iron structure, trimmed in Portland cement. Tabor lost the building...
    • Tabor Opera House--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Rockbound

    • Gnarled branches of a (possibly) Bristlecone Pine grow near Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park, Larimer County, Colorado. Stratus and cumulus clouds fill the sky.
    • Bristlecone pine--Colorado--Larimer County--1930-1950.; Larimer County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Rocky Mountain National Park (Colo.)--1930-1950.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--1930-1950.; Rocks--Colorado--Larimer County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Pouch

    • A tanned leather pouch (Native American Ute) used by Chipeta. The pouch has multicolor lazy stitch beadwork in triangle, diamond and band designs, a flap, strap, thong, sinew and fringe at the bottom.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Pouches--1870-1900.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1875 and 1900]
    • General view of Morley and store

    • View of the mining town of Morley (Las Animas County), Colorado. The Colorado Supply Company store, with towers and stucco exterior, sits on the hill above the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe and Denver & Rio Grande tracks. The workers' four-room...
    • Morley (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Morley--1900-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Morley--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1915?]
    • Wilbur Williams House

    • Exterior photograph of the main entrance to the Wilbur Williams House, located in Boulder, Colorado. The front door is hidden by shrubbery. The screen door has an intricate metal pattern. The 1937 International style brick house, as designed by...
    • Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Boulder.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Boulder.; Architecture--Colorado--Boulder--History.
    • 1980
    • Masonic Lodge / Springfield Schoolhouse

    • View of the facade of Masonic Lodge No. 158, at 281 West 7th Street in Springfield (Baca County), Colorado. The one story front-gabled building is constructed of dark stone. It has rectangular windows and a rounded arch above the entrance. The...
    • Springfield Schoolhouse (Springfield, Colo.)--Buildings--1980-1990.; Freemasons. Lodge #158 (Springfield, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Springfield (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Historic buildings.; Masonic buildings.; Springfield Schoolhouse (Springfield,...
    • 1988
    • Leadville's old post office

    • Exterior view of the old Leadville post office, later City Hall, located on West 8th and Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado. The two story brick building features a hip roof with flared eaves and dormers, a concrete stairway leading to the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--.; Post offices--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900]
    • State Street in Leadville, Colorado

    • Stereographic view of a man leaning against a metal railing in front of the Bank of Colorado on State Street in Leadville, Colorado. A young boy sits on the wood sidewalk next to a barrel; a group of men is gathered in the dirt street. A sign...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Awnings--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Boardwalks--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.;...
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • This bakery was located on the south side of Pearl in the 1200 block

    • Bread loaves in bushel baskets and on tables flank the entry of this frame storefront in Boulder, Colorado. A man and boys pose on the boardwalk in the door, with barrels behind them and a projecting "Bakery" sign above. Lettering on the retracted...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bakeries--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Dedication of the Augusta Tabor Museum, Leadville, May 29, 1955

    • Dedication of the Augusta Tabor Museum on May 29, 1955, 116 East Fifth Street in Leadville, Colorado. Three people stand above a crowd of people at the side of the Tabor House, wearing hats and coats. Above them is a sign "Tabor House, Art & Gift...
    • Augusta Tabor Museum--1950-1960.; Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bancroft, Caroline.
    • 1955
    • Lincoln School

    • A woman (Mrs. Lola Adams) wearing a dress stands on the tennis court holding a racket above her head in Aspen, Colorado. The Lincoln School behind the tennis is a two story, clapboard, L-shaped structure with a gabled and hipped roof and a cupola...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Aspen--1900-1910.; Tennis--Colorado--Aspen--1900-1910.
    • [about 1900?]
    • House, 2525 Champa

    • View of 2525 Champa Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The residence is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a contributing resource to the Curtis Park-Champa Street Historic District. The two-story brick...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Historic buildings.; Houses.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2008
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) leather bag that belonged to Chipeta, wife of Chief Ouray. The bag is decorated with blue, lavender, red, yellow, white, silver, pink, green and brown beadwork. The beadwork designs are of arrow, people, triangles,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1903 and 1923]


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