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    • David Bruce Powers train of Leavenworth at Denver

    • David Bruce Powers' supply train from Leavenworth, Kansas forms a circle on Market Street, Denver, Colorado. Men sit on burros and lead teams with covered wagons. Signs on businesses read: "Leather & Shoe Findings Storage & Commission," "Saddlery...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Wagon trains--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1868 June 20
    • Prospectors ready for a trip : taken on north 5th Street near the intersection of 5th and Macon

    • Loaded burros are on the dirt street in Canon City, Colorado. Men standing with them wear hats, dark clothes with suspenders, and carry rifles. Gable roofed, frame houses are behind them, with chimneys, fences, and young trees. The hogback is in...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Donkeys--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.; Prospecting--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.; Roads--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1880.
    • 1878
    • Pack train on Hagerman Pass, Colorado

    • View of pack burros carrying lumber on Hagerman Pass in Pitkin or Lake County, Colorado.
    • Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mules--Colorado--1880-1890.; Packtrains--Colorado--1880-1890.; Trails & paths--Colorado--1880-1890.; Transportation--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Children's winter sports in Gunnison

    • Children bundled in warm clothes ride on small burros pulling sleds on a snowy street in Gunnison, Colorado. One boy rides his dog. Wood frame buildings and a tent show in background.
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children playing in snow--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Dogs--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Irwin, Colorado

    • Men in Irwin, Colorado, pose in front of false-front storefronts and on burros in the rocky street. Signs read, "J. E. Packard & Co., Grocers. Miners Supplies." and "B. Kersberg, Wholesale & Retail Wines & Liquor."
    • Irwin (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Irwin--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Excursion party

    • A crowd of gathers in front of a one-story, wood frame, gabled cabin in the town of Bonanza, Saguache County, Colorado. The cabin has a porch, where a little girl stands with two men, one wearing an apron. Two women and a baby sit on burros held by...
    • Bonanza (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Baseball players--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Sneffels

    • People pose on a snow covered path outside of the George R. Porter general store and post office in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows John Ashenfelter's livery stable, burros and snow dusted fir trees.
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Blizzards--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.; Post offices--Colorado--Ouray County--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Adventures in the San Juan mountains

    • Men load boxes on pack mules. A man skies down a slope, and men stake a claim on a snow covered hillside. Men with pack animals wade through deep snow. A pack train of burros haul timber and men celebrate around a hoist at a mine shaft.
    • Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.; Packtrains--1880-1890.; Skiing--1880-1890.; Snow--1880-1890.
    • 1883 June 9
    • A burro party, Pike's Peak

    • Young women or girls and a man ride burros on a trail on Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. The girls wear wide brimmed straw hats and dresses and ride sidesaddle. A man in a suit and overcoat rides a mule and holds a whip. One animal carries...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Trails & paths--Colorado--El Paso...
    • 1888 October 27
    • The miners ships, Ouray, Col. U.S.A.

    • View of pack burros on a trail in Ouray County, Colorado; cliffs are in the background.
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mules--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Burro pack train

    • View of pack burros with lumber on a Colorado trail; men and a woman look on.
    • Mules--Colorado--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--1890-1900.; Trails & paths--Colorado--1890-1900.; Transportation--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Mt. Sneffels (i.e. Sneffels)

    • View of a snow covered Stony Mountain and Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows wood framed residences, John Ashenfelter's livery stable, burros and the George R. Porter general store and post office. The false-fronted general store has canvas...
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stony Mountain (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Loading the great burro train, Aspen, Col.

    • View of burros wearing pack saddles and people in traveling clothes; shows men sitting on horses, railroad cars in a line on the track and a building under construction; Aspen Mountain in the background.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Travel--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • In town for supplies, Ouray, Col., U. S. A.

    • View north of Main (Third, 3rd) Street, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, shows a pack train assembling in front of the Beaumont Hotel. The burros are loaded with milled lumber.
    • Beaumont Hotel (Ouray, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ouray (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.; Lumber--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Don't be frightened, old Jenny is trne, Aspen, Colorado

    • A man holds two burros bearing two children next to elevated tracks above Aspen, Colorado. The tracks are built on mine tailings leading out of a mine.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Zuni

    • Reproduction of a engraving shows men with pack burros heading for the Native American Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Zuni Indians--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.; Zuni (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Zuni--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Colorado Mineral Palace

    • Interior view of the stage area in the Colorado Mineral Palace in Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado. The stage represents a grotto with stalactites and stalagmites. The stage backdrop shows a mountain stream, a waterfall and Pike's Peak; burros and...
    • Mineral Palace (Pueblo, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Stages (Platforms--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Owens Basin camp at timberline, La Plata Mountains, Colo

    • Miners pose at Owens Base Camp in La Plata County, Colorado with burros, saws, a tent and a log cabin with a canvas roof and stovepipe. Lodgepole pines are to the side.
    • La Plata County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--La Plata County--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Pack burros [art original].

    • Three donkeys with loaded packs in a mountain landscape.
    • Donkeys in art.; Painting, American.
    • 1893
    • In front of our store at Gillett, Colo.

    • View of large group posed in front of D.F. Woodruff general merchandise store in Gillett, Colorado, includes men atop saddled horses, children atop burros (or donkeys), and additional men and women on the boardwalk in front of the two-story wood...
    • Gillett (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Gillett--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Sneffels and Revenue Camp

    • View of the Revenue Mill and mine complex in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the Revenue Mine entrance, Sneffels Creek, a bridge, a boarding house, tailings, cribbing, freight wagons, burros, horses, a livery stable owned by John...
    • Revenue Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Ore industry--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • 1896 Aug
    • Parade, opening of Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • Street scene of people dressed in winter coats and hats at a parade for the Ice Palace opening in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. People are on horses or burros, in wagons, or beside commercial businesses. Signs read: "Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat,"...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • 1896 January 1
    • Cimmarone [i.e. Cimarron] pack train, Sneffels

    • View of a pack train of burros, with materials and supplies on their backs, in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings; Stony Mountain is in the distance.
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • 1896 July
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: two clowns ride burros, one sits far back on his burro, a man in a dress stands on two burros. A boy in a sailor suit walks close by. A float with a cage on top of a horse drawn wagon with...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Cages--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Circus

    • Men dressed as clowns pose on burros and on horseback near a circus tent, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The men wear hats and face paint. The horse wears pants on his front legs.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: a chariot with a driver in white clothing and a headband is pulled by two burros and a horse; a boy in a clown suit rides a burro; a man in a dress stands on two burros. Children walk...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Chariots--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: a person in an animal costume inside a cage on top of a horse drawn wagon; a banner reads: "Wild Boars We Often Meet." Behind the wagon are two people in clown outfits with masks, one...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1898
    • Sunflower carnival parade

    • Sunflower (Flower) Carnival Parade, Colorado Springs, Colorado: a chariot with a driver in white clothing and a headband is pulled by two burros and a horse; a boy in a clown suit rides a burro; a man in a dress stands on two burros. Children walk...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Chariots--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Pack burros at spring, the water supply for 400 years has never failed Moki Indian pueblo of Walpi

    • Pack burros and people gather at a spring, below a mesa, Hopi Native American pueblo, Walpi, Arizona. Trails lead to the spring from the surrounding mesas.
    • Hopi Indians--Structures--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Springs--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Off for the mines

    • Two miners pose with five loaded burros, Huerfano County, Colorado. Burros carry planks, barrels, stovepipes, wheelbarrow, shovels, pickaxes, and boxes of goods.
    • Huerfano County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Huerfano County--1890-1900.; Pack...
    • 1899
    • Ready to take off on an outing to Trappers Lake, in Yampa, across  from Antlers Hotel

    • People pose in Yampa (Egeria,) Routt County, Colorado, with horses, burros, and supplies. A sod roofed log house is behind them.
    • Yampa (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Log buildings--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Pack animals--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.
    • 1900?
    • Hauling ore near Ouray

    • Two men drive teams of burros with wagons loaded with supplies to mines outside of Ouray, Colorado. The narrow dirt freight trail curves around steep cliff face.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • Cheyenne Canon

    • Three women ride burros on a dirt road through South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--El Paso...
    • 1904
    • Seven Falls

    • Two women and a boy admire the Seven Falls waterfall in South Cheyenne Canyon, El Paso County, Colorado; shows a wooden stairway and burros.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Sightseers--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.
    • 1904
    • On road to Seven Falls

    • Two women and a boy, Doug Ellis, ride burros through South Cheyenne Canyon on the road to Seven Falls, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--El Paso...
    • 1904
    • An "Old Cow Town" County Fair in Hugo, Colorado, fall of 1907.

    • A group of men in "Cow Town" costumes for the County Fair in Hugo, Colorado, pose in front of businesses with signs reading "Lumber" and "Hugo Drug Store." Included are Henry Mathews, the Superintendent of Schools, Jack Keppy, and Judge Miles. The...
    • Hugo (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Costumes--Colorado--Hugo--1900-1910.; Fairs--Colorado--Hugo--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Eldorado Springs group picture

    • Young men, women, and burros pose in a clearing at the resort in Eldorado Springs, Colorado. Each of the eight burros has a woman on its back, and the men hold the necks of, and stand between, the burros.
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Team of burros

    • View of men and boys wearing overalls sitting on burros or standing on a wagon in front of the Adams house, Aspen, Colorado; boys wearing breeches and jackets stand on unpaved street next to the burro drawn wagon.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.; Donkeys--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • The Jack Parade, Aspen, Colorado

    • Boys pose with burros during a Fourth (4th) of July festival in Aspen, Colorado.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Donkeys--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Aspen--1910-1920.
    • 1910 July 4
    • Monolithic National Monument Park

    • Views of Colorado National Monument in Mesa County, Colorado. Portraits of John Otto and Miss Farnham, his fiancé, on horseback. Landmarks include Independence Monument, the Coke Ovens, and Jefferson Monolith. Shows men rappelling on the face of...
    • Colorado National Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Colorado National Monument--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Colorado National Monument--1910-1920.; Rock climbing--Colorado--Colorado National...
    • 1911 July 1
    • Pack team in Montezuma

    • Men and pack burros pose in Montezuma, Summit County, Colorado. The saloon behind them (Montezuma Pool Hall) is a two-story frame building with a false front; signs by the door read: "Anheuser Busch Pale Light Beer."
    • Montezuma (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bars--Colorado--Montezuma--1910-1920.; Donkeys--Colorado--Montezuma--1910-1920.; Pack animals--Colorado--Montezuma--1910-1920.
    • 1912?
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 18, 1913 June 28

    • 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.
    • 19130628
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 8, 1914 January 24

    • 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.
    • 19140124
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 4, 1918 June

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19180601
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 5, 1919 May

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19190501
    • Walpi, Ariz.

    • View across a rocky mesa to Native American (Hopi) pueblo, Walpi, First Mesa, Arizona, shows multi-story adobe house blocks and outer rock pens with burros.
    • Hopi Indians--Structures--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1920-1930.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1920
    • Walpi, Ariz., 1st Mesa, Moqui Indian Reservation, scene of the Hopi Snake dances

    • View of Native American (Hopi) pueblo, Walpi, First Mesa, Arizona, shows multi-story adobe house blocks and a man with burros.
    • Hopi Indians--Structures--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1920-1930.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1920

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