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    • Third and Main Streets, taken in 1868 the buildings were erected in 1860

    • Men in top hats ride donkeys on Main Street in Canon City, Colorado. Scene includes frame and brick commercial buildings with arched windows and signs: [illegible]. Low hills are in the background, and ruts in the dirt are in the foreground.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Donkeys--Colorado--Canon City--1860-1870.; Streets--Colorado--Canon City--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Packing

    • Two men adjust the load on the back of a donkey in Colorado; shows a campsite with a tent, supplies, pots and pans.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--1870-1880.; Pack animals--Colorado--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • 1871?
    • Indian peace commission

    • A peace commission, possibly during the Native American Modoc War, shows a group of men and women with donkeys and covered wagons gathered in a grassy field; some of the men are in military uniforms.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Modoc Indians--1870-1880.; Delegations--1870-1880.; Peace negotiations--1870-1880.
    • 1873
    • 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
    • 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
    • Group of prospectors

    • A group of prospectors and their burro pose around a campfire and tent on the floor of a steep walled valley.
    • Campfires--1880-1890.; Donkeys--1880-1890.; Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.; Tents--1880-1890.
    • 1881?
    • 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
    • Forest King mine and camp

    • A burro stands next to a tall tree at the Forest King mine and camp, Gunnison County, Colorado. Miners, tailings, mining equipment, and tents are in the background.
    • Mining camps--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.; Forest King Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Sidesaddle on a burro

    • A girl rides a burro in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado, on Main Street. She wears high button shoes, a pleated dress, and a straw hat with ribbons. A building has a balcony / porch and signs "Emery's Photograph Gallery," and "Drug...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • 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
    • 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
    • Bennett family outing

    • Scene of an outing to Pikes Peak from Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado shows well dressed people and a baby, held in place by a man, on donkeys. The town of Manitou Springs is seen in the distance. The people are identified (left to...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Riding--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.; Travel--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1892
    • West Willow Creek Falls and Burro Bridge packing ore from Amethyst Mine to Creede

    • A burro with saddle bags crosses a bridge near West Willow Creek Falls by the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Miners stand on the bridge and on the side of the creek.
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; West Willow Creek (Mineral County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridges--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Pack...
    • 1892
    • 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
    • London Bostomonger, A. E. Rofe

    • A. E. Rofe, London Bostomonger, sits in a donkey-drawn cart parade entry for the Flower (Sunflower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The man, with upside-down pipe, holds the reins and wears a corduroy suit with numerous...
    • Rofe, A. E.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Handicapped persons--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Parades &...
    • 1895
    • Upper Red River N. M. La Belle boom

    • Miners connected with the La Belle mining boom pose in (possibly) Taos County, New Mexico, with loaded pack mules.
    • Donkeys--New Mexico--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--New Mexico--1890-1900.; Mining--New Mexico--1890-1900.; Pack animals--New Mexico--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • 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
    • Circus

    • Spectators stand near a procession of donkey and horse drawn wagons with wooden cages, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The wooden cages contain circus performers. One woman stands on the backs of a two...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cages--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Circus parades--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--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 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: two men in clown costumes ride in a horse drawn trap with large wheels decorated with cloth and flowers; the horse has pants over his front legs and a cone hat. Nearby, a man rides a...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--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
    • Midway, Colo

    • In Midway, Weld County [?], Colorado, men pose on a storefront boardwalk. They wear bowler or slouch hats and suits. Two ride donkeys; another holds a surveyor's tripod and theodolite. Signs read: "Coors Gold Beer," "Grand View Saloon," and...
    • Midway (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boardwalks--Colorado--Midway--1890-1900.
    • 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?
    • Gardner with donkeys

    • Gardner Jackson poses near a donkey and her foal probably in South Cheyenne Canyon near Colorado Springs in El Paso County, Colorado. He pets the foal. Gardner wears a broad-brimmed cloth hat, long pants and a loose, bloused shirt with a broad...
    • Jackson, William S. (William Sharpless), 1836-1919--Family.; Jackson, William S. (William Sharpless), 1920- --Family.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys.; Donkeys.; Jackson, Gardner, 1896-1965.;...
    • 1902
    • Littleton

    • An unidentified woman sits on a burro in Littleton (Arapahoe County), Colorado.
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.
    • 1903 July 4
    • Littleton

    • Two boys, one Doug Ellis, ride a burro in Littleton (Arapahoe County), Colorado.
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Ellis, Douglas.
    • 1903 July 4
    • Miners

    • Prospectors Jake Lil and Mike Heiser pose outdoors with Baldy, a burro, near Eureka Gulch in San Juan County, Colorado. Baldy wears saddle bags.
    • Eureka (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Pack animals--Colorado--Eureka--1900-1910.; Heiser, Mike.; Lil, Jake.
    • 1904
    • 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
    • Man on burro

    • A man with an umbrella sits on a burro in Colorado.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--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
    • 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
    • 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 9, 1913 February 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.
    • 1913 February 8
    • Water system of town of Nevadaville barrel holds 13 gallons sold 2 barrels for 25 cts.

    • A young man holds the reins of the burro pulling his water delivery cart in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado. He sits on a wooden barrel, and buckets hang from the back of the conveyance. Snow is on the ground and in the spokes of the...
    • Nevadaville (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.; Donkeys--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.; Water carriers--Colorado--Nevadaville--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 11, 1914 March 14

    • 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.
    • 1914 March 14
    • The Tales of the Aeronaut: The Yearbook of 1924

    • South Denver High School yearbook for 1924.
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1924
    • Pour Aeronaut's Almanac: The Yearbook 1927

    • South Denver High School yearbook for 1927.
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1927
    • Boys from Byers' Home at their summer camp

    • Boys from the E. M. Byers Home for Boys laugh and smile as they pose in front of a cabin at their summer camp in Pike National Forest between the towns of Shawnee and Grant in Park County, Colorado. One boy sits on a burro. A woman in a cloche hat...
    • Byers Home for Boys (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Park County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Park County--1930-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Park County--1930-1940.; Cabins--Colorado--Park County--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Park...
    • 1930 April 15
    • Boys from Byers' Home at their summer camp

    • Boys from the E. M. Byers Home for Boys stand in front of a cabin at their summer camp in Pike National Forest between the towns of Shawnee and Grant in Park County, Colorado. One boy sits on a donkey. The donkey wears a flat cap. An automobile is...
    • Byers Home for Boys (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Park County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Park County--1930-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Park County--1930-1940.; Cabins--Colorado--Park County--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Park...
    • 1930 April 15
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Donkey Derby, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Distant view of Donkey Derby held near outskirts of Cripple Creek, Colorado; automobiles lined up behind wire fence; crowd of people around fence perimeters and behind festival stand or podium; view of town with church spire (St Peter's Catholic...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Donkeys--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1930-1940.; Festivals--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1930-1940.
    • 1933

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