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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 17, 1909 June 12

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090612
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 6, 1912 February 10

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19120210
    • Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Panoramic view of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The Moon Anchor Gold Mining Company buildings, a wooden headframe, tailings, a water tank, and outhouse are on a dirt road on an embankment overlooking the town. Workmen and wagons are on...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Moon Anchor Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pisgah, Mount (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 24, 1909 July 31

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090731
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 7, 1909 April 3

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090403
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 4, 1910 January 22

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19100122
    • U.S. Gold Placer Ditch, looking up the San Miguel Valley, Colo.

    • View of a dirt embankment beside a ditch, and a placer site of the U.S. Gold Placer Company in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. A pile of lumber and large rocks are beside the ditch. Shows the San Miguel River in the valley.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1910-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--1880-1890.
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    • Colorado Springs, Colorado

    • View across open plain across a embankment to Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, show dwellings, livestock pens and mountains in the background.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1880 May 1
    • North Star Mine, Sultan Mountain

    • Men pose near mine buildings at the North Star Mine near Silverton in San Juan County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes and sit on a man-made embankment and lean on ore carts.
    • North Star Mine (Silverton, Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--San Juan County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Orodell, Colorado

    • A view of Orodell (Boulder County), Colorado shows a Greeley, Salt Lake, and Pacific Railway Company passenger train and track near the convergence of Boulder and Fourmile Creeks. Men stand near the train and railroad grade. A reinforced...
    • Boulder Creek (Weld County and Boulder County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Orodell (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Orodell--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Orodell--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Silverton, Colo. from reservoir

    • Silverton, San Juan County, Colorado, is at the base of Sultan Mountain. The Las Animas River is to the east, and the embankment of the reservoir is in the foreground. Town buildings include the school: a four- story structure with belfry. A man...
    • Embankments--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1890.; Animas River (Colo. and N.M. )--1880-1890.; Silverton (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1888 September 20
    • Mill site

    • View of an unidentified mill under construction in Boulder County, Colorado. Men pose on a steep hillside near piles of lumber and stand on a dirt embankment.. Shows the beginnings of a masonry foundation, a wood frame building on a log retaining...
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction.; Buildings.; Foundations.; Mills.; Ore industry.
    • 1894 November 7
    • Gilpin County tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment and view the wreck. Workers help move locomotive number 3 as it is is pulled along the track by a rope...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Gilpin County Tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment above the wreck. Men work to stabilize locomotive number 3 and move it back on the tracks. A pulley and...
    • Gilpin Tramway Company--1880-1890.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Prosser Gulch (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Railroad construction &...
    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Foxton, train wreck, Colorado & Southern

    • View of train wreck near Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows a derailed Colorado and Southern railroad train on a bridge over the North Fork of the South Platte River with a pile of rough timber nearby. People stand by the train to inspect...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--Disasters--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad accidents--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • 1901 Sept. 1
    • Cherrelyn horse car

    • John Bogue, (conductor, driver and lessee) leans out front of the Cherrelyn horse car with the horse on the back platform, Cherrelyn, (district incorporated into Englewood) Arapahoe County, Colorado. The weathered wooden car has a back canopy,...
    • Cherrelyn (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Cherrelyn--1900-1910.
    • 1903
    • A washed out railroad bridge after the flood, Cache la Poudre River Larimer Co, Colo

    • View of Cache la Poudre River flood damage in Fort Collins (Larimer County), Colorado. A woman has a box camera; children sit nearby. Men stand by a house with a covered porch / balcony and an upended shed; railroad tracks hang from an embankment.
    • Cache la Poudre River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Fort Collins--1900-1910.; People--Colorado--Fort Collins--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fort Collins--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Fort...
    • 1904 May 20
    • Dumping earth on the great Standley Lake embankment 1\14\'09

    • View of dam construction at Standley Lake (Jefferson County) Colorado; shows Engine 105 of the Colorado & Southern Railway and Kenefick- Quigley-Russell Construction Company men working.
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1910.; Kenefick-Quigley-Russell Construction Company (Colo.)--1900- 1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Standley Lake Dam (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-...
    • 1909
    • Storms, Monument, Colo.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company railroad car tipped over on the embankment in Monument (El Paso County), Colorado. The Monument train depot is in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Monument (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.; Storms--Colorado--Monument--1910-1920.
    • 1916 January 4
    • Scene after Pueblo Flood, San Isabel

    • View of flood waters and railroad tracks in Pueblo, Colorado. A woman walks on a railroad embankment; houses, garages, out buildings and tracks are washed up against the embankment. Shows damaged houses and buildings, factories, and a bridge in the...
    • Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Pueblo flood

    • Sections of houses, sheds, fences, and debris are piled up against a railroad track embankment near the Arkansas River after a flood in Pueblo, Colorado. A bluff and damaged houses and businesses are in the distance.
    • Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Buildings--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Debris--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Rivers--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Track near Stearns-Roger plant

    • View of washed out railroad tracks and an eroded embankment in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado after a flood. Probably Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks are twisted and submerged in probably Fountain Creek.
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Fountain Creek (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Railroad...
    • 1921 June
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 5 and 6, 1924 May-June

    • Newsletter produced everty two months 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.
    • 19240500
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 9 Numbers 5, 6 and 7, 1926 May-July

    • Newsletter produced everty two months 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.
    • 19260500
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 12 Numbers 8 and 8, 1929 July-August

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19290700
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 13 Numbers 5 and 6, 1930 May-June

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19300500
    • Estes Park, Colorado, exchange building

    • View of the Mountain States telephone exchange building in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. The structure is a log building with a dormer and stone chimney. A stone wall serves as a fence and embankment. A sign reading "Telephone" hangs on...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Buildings--1930-1940.; Estes Park (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Log buildings--Colorado--Estes Park--1930-1940.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Estes Park--1930-1940.
    • 1931 July 29
    • Unfinished cut on Cutoff

    • A man looks at the Denver and Rio Grand Western Railroad construction on the Dotsero Cutoff in Eagle County, Colorado; other men climb an embankment.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Eagle County--1930-1940.; Railroad construction workers--Colorado--Eagle...
    • 1933
    • Lime kiln

    • Rock walls at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, enclose this facility. The backside is an earth embankment with an arch cut into it. Men sit on random drystacked wall, with a ladder below; others work in the enclosure behind them....
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Kilns--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1934
    • C & O engine 7754 (0-8-0) on local freight south at Greenlawn, Columbus, OH

    • Chesapeake & Ohio steam locomotive 7754 with a consist of freight cars travels past an steep embankment, buildings and houses in the Greenlawn area of Columbus, Ohio. Shows multiple railroad tracks and utility poles.
    • Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Columbus (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Little Miami River (Ohio)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1940 June 16
    • Tionesta Valley Ry. S.C. Co. unloading Tionesta Valley Ry. racks in millyard, Hallton, PA.

    • View of Tionesta Valley Railway (owned by Susquehanna Chemical Corporation) wheeled racks, piled with logs, at a lumber mill yard in Hallton (Elk County), Pennsylvania. Shows a harnessed draft horse and two workers; one man sits on an embankment...
    • Susquehanna Chemical Corporation--1940-1950.; Tionesta Valley Railway Company--1940-1950.; Hallton (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Horses--Pennsylvania--Hallton--1940-1950.; Lumberyards--Pennsylvania--Hallton--1940-1950.;...
    • 1941 April 26
    • Tank in the woods, Italy

    • A Tenth Mountain Division tank emerges from the Italian woods. Two soldiers are riding on top and three infantry men are walking along a road past the tank. The tank appears to be about to descend the embankment onto the road. All are wearing...
    • Military vehicles--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • 1945
    • Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado streets

    • View down Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The dirt road on the left, lined by houses, trees and cars, leads down to an embankment and an open field bordered by a fence on the right. Trees are in the background along the field.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1953
    • Continental Divide

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 490 vents smoke between Monero and Chama in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. A sign on an embankment reads: "Continental Divide."
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Rio Arriba County (N.M.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Rio Arriba County--1950-1960.
    • 1955 November 11
    • Sneffels

    • View of abandoned mine buildings and a tailings embankment in the mining town of Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows the ruins of some buildings and logs and debris on the embankment.
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Abandoned mines--Colorado--Sneffels--1960-1970.; Mining camps--Colorado--Sneffels--1960-1970.; Tailings embankments--Colorado--Sneffels--1960-1970.
    • 1963

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