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    • Silver Plume

    • A burro lies on the ground on a dirt road on the outskirts of Silver Plume, a mining town west of Georgetown in Clear Creek County, Colorado. Large rocks stand in the foreground. Two wagon carts are on the dirt road in the midground. Houses line...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Stoiber Works in Silverton

    • Men and burros laden with packs stand next to a wood platform of the Stoiber Works in Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado; two men and a wheelbarrow sit on the wood platform.
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Silverton--1870-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Belcher Mine near Silverton

    • A group of miners stands in front of the Belcher Mine near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. Three more men stand at the top of the mine. A group of pack burros stands on the ridge in the right midground.
    • Belcher Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1870-1900.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Ames

    • Pack burros are gathered in front of the Sample Room and the Cabinet Saloon in Ames, a mining community near the Ophir Loop in San Miguel County, Colorado. Two men on horseback lead the group of burros. Men and a woman stand on the sidewalk in...
    • Ames (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ames--1870-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ames--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Three women

    • View of three well-dressed women in a narrow canyon in probably El Paso County, Colorado. Two of the women ride donkeys and one sits in a small cart pulled by a donkey. The women wear long dresses and hats.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.;...
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    • Sinching [sic] on the pack

    • 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?]
    • Bakers Park, milk cart

    • A view of a man and a burro with a wooden keg on its back in Bakers Park (Silverton, San Juan County), Colorado. The man dispenses milk from the keg into a small pitcher.
    • Bakers Park (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Donkeys--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Milkmen--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Pack animals--Colorado--Bakers Park--1870-1880.; Geological and...
    • [1871?]
    • Fesler's steer

    • A man on a saddled burro leads a young steer with a rope. Cowboys stand or pose on horseback nearby, possibly in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. The steer has a cloth sign on its back that reads: "Fesler's steer."
    • Cattle--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cowboys--Colorado--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Steer, Rifle area

    • A man on a saddled horse poses in front of a frame building or depot, he has lassoed a young steer, the rope is tied to the saddle on a burro, possibly Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. Men wear suits and ties or scarves and stand beside the steer...
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cattle--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Cowboys--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Man on burro, Rifle area

    • A man on a saddled burro and leads a steer with a rope in possibly Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. A man and a boy are nearby. A lariat and a spur are attached to the saddle.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cattle--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Riding--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.; Roping--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Rocky Mountain canaries

    • A young man stands in front of a brick wall with two small, pack burros in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England. A large wooden wheel is propped against the wall in the left midground.
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Donkeys.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1892?]
    • Anne

    • A young girls poses on a burro on a dirt road in probably Williams Canyon in El Paso County, Colorado. The girl wears a hat, dress and stockings. Shows eroded, layered canyon walls.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Williams Canyon (El Paso County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children & animals--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • Contestants in shorts and running shoes gather their burros at the start of the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. Children in jeans and plaid shirts and adults in cowboy hats are among the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • First place finisher Steve Mathews of Denver runs alongside his burro on a gravel road in the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. He wears a tee-shirt, baseball cap and running shoes. The...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Mathews, S. (Steve)
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • Contestants and their burros gather at the start of the first annual "Bur-rodeo" racem, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. Spectators look on from behind a snowfence, while three male contestants in shorts, one with a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • Contestants and their burros on part of the twenty-one mile course of the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. Numbers 66, 65 and 59 head up a gravel street with residences on the side, and a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, 1st annual event in Leadville

    • A female contestant and her burro on a gravel road compete in the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivities in Leadville, Colorado. The woman has on shorts, a sleeveless top with number "A&T 52" on it, running shoes...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Jack train with rails, Georgetown

    • Panoramic view shows a pack train in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The burros have sawbuck saddles on their backs and haul long sections of rail for railroad construction on a dirt street. Men and boys pose near a sidewalk and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.
    • [between 1891 and 1892]
    • Pack train, Ouray, Colo.

    • View of a pack train of burros loaded with wooden crates, metal pipes and supplies on Main (Third, 3rd) Street in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows businesses and a flagpole. A sign on a frame building reads "Groceries and Miners Supplies." The...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.; Packtrains--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Pack train on Aspen Mountain, Colorado

    • Burros carry crates and supplies and stand on Aspen Mountain (Pitkin County), Colorado. A man on a horse poses beside burros on the trail. A wooden crate reads "Dwight's Soda."
    • Aspen Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • 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
    • Unidentified mine

    • Shows the wood building of an unidentified mine near Holy Cross City in Eagle County, Colorado. Miners stand next to the the buildings. Horses or donkeys stand near a cabin; other miners stand on the porch.
    • Eagle county (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Summit of Grey's Peak, Colorado

    • A man with a moustache and a suit and hat poses beside his horse at the summit of Grays Peak in Clear Creek County or Summit County, Colorado. Men with beards, suits and overcoats, and a woman in a dress and a hat pose beside a rock wall nearby....
    • Grays Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1890.; Horses--Colorado--1880-1890.; People--Colorado--1880-1890.; Walls--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1884 and 1888?]
    • Group of friends

    • A group of men sits on a wood railing near a horse and a burro in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. One man stands in the left midground with his arm around the burro's neck. The man holds a cigar in...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Donkeys.; Horses.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Johnny Frantz

    • Johnny Frantz, a cowboy in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, rides a burro in a dirt arena for the show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. He wears sheepskin chaps and a cowboy hat. A landscape scene is painted on the backdrop at the far end of...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Donkeys.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Frantz, Johnny.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Pack burro

    • A burro with a pack stands on the tracks of the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway in El Paso County, Colorado. The burros carries a wheel barrow, shovel, axe, crate and metal can. A sign on the wheelbarrow reads: "I Helped to Build Pikes Peak...
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • c1891, Oct. 11
    • Supply train for Argentine

    • Donkeys loaded with boxes and supplies crowd Sixth Street in Georgetown (Parker County), Colorado. Men mounted on horses are nearby. The Hotel De Paris and the Star Hook and Ladder Company are in the distance.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.;...
    • [1890 to 1900?]
    • Old town Grand Lake, Colo.

    • View of people in a street in Grand Lake (Grand County), Colorado. A woman with a straw, flat-brimmed hat and a long dress stands beside girls who wear plaid dresses and bonnets. Men sit on a burro-drawn cart, they wear suspenders and hats. A...
    • Grand Lake (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1885?]
    • Old Town Grand Lake, Colo.

    • Two men drive a burro-driven cart down a dirt road in the community of Grand Lake (Grand County), Colorado. A woman and three children stand nearby and watch. Wood frame buildings are in the distance.
    • Grand Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Grand Lake--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Grand Lake--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Grand Lake--1890-1900.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Grand Lake--1890-1900.
    • [1898?]
    • Old town Grand Lake, Colo.

    • View of people in a street in Grand Lake (Grand County), Colorado. A woman with a straw, flat-brimmed hat and a long dress stands beside girls who wear plaid dresses and bonnets. Men sit on a burro-drawn cart, they wear suspenders and hats. A...
    • Grand Lake (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Grand Lake--1870-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1885?]
    • Manitou and vicinity, just from the mountains

    • A group of miners stand with their burros on a dirt road near Manitou, El Paso County, Colorado. One man is mounted on a horse, the others stand nearby. One man holds a gun. The burros are loaded with gear.
    • Manitou (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Donkeys--Colorado--Manitou--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Manitou--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Manitou--1870-1880.; Packtrains--Colorado--Manitou--1870-1880.
    • [1878]
    • Woman and child in coal camp

    • A woman and child stand on the porch of a house in a mining camp probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. The woman wears a loose fitting calico dress. The boy wears a light colored shirt and cap. The house is made from planks. Screen is tacked to...
    • Las Animas County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Las Animas...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Miners and donkey haul beams

    • Three miners stand near a burro that is loaded with wood beams possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. The beams are milled wood and some are shaped and notched. The men wear work clothes. Some of the miners may be Hispanic or Italian. A dog...
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Lumber--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Miners on donkeys

    • A group of miners mounted on burros pose on a dirt road possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. The men may be Hispanic. A burros loaded with mining equipment stands nearby.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.; Riding--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Prospect Mine, showing superior grade of coal

    • A burro pulls two large ore carts filled with boulders of coal at the Prospect Mine in Las Animas County, Colorado. Mining machinery sits on a set of narrow gauge tracks nearby. Logs and iron rails are stacked near the tracks. Fisher's Peak is in...
    • Fishers Peak (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Las Animas County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1900-1920.; Donkeys--Colorado--Las Animas County--1900-1920.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Las Animas County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Pack train on Hagerman Pass

    • Pack burros carry lumber on Hagerman Pass in Pitkin or Lake County, Colorado; men on horses look on.
    • Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--1880-1900.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burros packed for the mts. a street scene in Ouray.

    • Burros carry supplies in Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; businesses have signs: "Mutter & Clark Livery Feed and Stables," "Ralph Kimball," and "Ouray Stables."
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Study of a burros head

    • Close-up of a white burro or donkey's head.
    • Donkeys--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Study of a burros head

    • Close-up of a white burro or donkey's head.
    • Donkeys--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • At the foot of Sheridan incline

    • Miners on horses pose by burros near Pandora, San Miguel County, Colorado; shows the Sheridan Incline railroad and ore cars.
    • Pandora (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Inclined railroads--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burros loaded with mining supplies

    • A miner on a horse poses by burros at the base of the Sheridan Incline near Pandora, San Miguel County, Colorado; shows ore cars.
    • Pandora (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Inclined railroads--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Pandora--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burros packed for mountain climbing

    • Burros are loaded with planks in Colorado; a man, sheds, and a barn are in the background.
    • Barns--Colorado--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Lumber--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burro train packed with lumber for the mines

    • Burros haul lumber, probably in Colorado; sheds are in a valley below.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Lumber--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--1880-1900.; Sheds--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burros loaded with plank for the mines

    • Burros haul lumber, probably in Colorado.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Lumber--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Lumber for the gold belt - Ouray

    • Burros haul lumber in Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado; business signs read: "Ouray Plain Dealer" and "W. Cluckett Furniture."
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • A Rocky Mountain water carrier

    • View of a settlement in Colorado; shows men, houses, and a burro with water barrels.
    • Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.; Settlements--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Water carriers

    • Burros are loaded with water barrels in Colorado.
    • Barrels--Colorado--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Water from the gold belt

    • Miners pose by a burro with water barrels at a canyon rim, in Colorado.
    • Barrels--Colorado--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Anh-h-hee, and-he, anh-h-h-h

    • Reproduction of a drawing shows a boy on a braying burro.
    • Boys--1880-1900.; Donkeys--1880-1900.; Riding--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Burro pack train

    • A man poses with burros and supplies on Aspen Mountain, in Pitkin County, Colorado.
    • Aspen Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Pitkin County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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