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    • D&RGW, near Coxo, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 478 (2-8-2) hauls freight and tank cars near Coxo (Conejos County), Colorado. Shows the engineer in the cab and grass covered hillsides near the tracks. Windy Point is in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 November 6
    • Creede proper, looking up

    • The tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande railroad winds through the town of Creede, in Mineral County, Colorado. Buildings include one and two- story commercial storefronts with false fronts and residences. Trees grow on the hillsides of the steep,...
    • Broome Bros.
    • July, 1892
    • Big tressel [sic] Ophir Loop

    • View of a Rio Grande Southern Railroad narrow gauge trestle on the Ophir Loop in San Miguel County, Colorado. Forest covers steep hillsides.
    • Smith-Hassell Co.
    • [between 1899 and 1901?]
    • Ophir, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of log and frame buildings in Ophir (San Miguel County), Colorado. Houses, commercial buildings, and Ophir school are in the Howard Fork Valley town. Mine buildings and steep road grades are on hillsides in the San Juan Mountains...
    • Byers, Joseph E.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Marysville MT.

    • Frame commercial buildings and frame or log houses in Marysville (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. Shows mine buildings with smokestacks and tree stumps on hillsides.
    • Rutter, Thomas H.
    • 1887
    • Black Hawk, flooding

    • View is south on Main Street, Blackhawk, Colorado; shows flat railroad cars and a specially-built track to load out the debris washed down through town by heavy flooding. Flooding was common a occurrence as a result of extensive lumber harvests....
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    • [1895?]
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western K-37 class (2-8-2) locomotive pulls a freight train, carrying pipe, bound for Farmington, New Mexico, over a railroad trestle in Carbon Junction (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows a highway, buildings, Animas River and...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1958 March
    • Scene of the great fire, Victor

    • View of group of men, women & children posed in front of ashes & debris of R. H. Atchison's residence, Victor, Colorado, one day after devastating fire of August 21, 1899. The fire is reported to have destroyed 14 blocks in four hours; a single...
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • 1899
    • Creede, Colorado

    • Lower Creede, in Mineral County, Colorado, is nestled in a narrow, steep, rocky valley. Patches of snow cover hills that surround the town. Tents are scattered among the one and two-story wood-frame residences and structures. Evergreen trees grow...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • The gateway to the Garden of the Gods

    • A wagon train is on a dirt road near sandstone rock formations at Garden of the Gods in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows covered wagons, people on horseback, sparse trees on hillsides and snow on Pikes Peak in the distance.
    • Perkins, Granville, 1830-1895.
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    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotives (2-8-2) #489, #483, and #482 with a freight train near Sargents (Saguache County), Colorado. Shows smoke above the train, a fence, and trees on hillsides above the valley.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 October 9
    • The Central Pacific Railway, North America

    • View of Central Pacific Railroad tracks and a trestle on a wooded mountainside in probably California, and dense trees and rocky hillsides above Donner Lake in Nevada County, California.
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    • Los Pinos Valley, looking east

    • A man sits on a rock above the valley of the Rio de los Pinos (Los Pinos River) and Denver and Rio Grande tracks in Conejos County, Colorado, or Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows a man in the door of a caboose on a rail spur, trees, rocks, the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Creede, about 1906, after being rebuilt after fire

    • In this panorama of the rebuilt town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County, taken after the fire, snow is on rooftops and hillsides. Buildings include commercial storefronts, mills, and residences.
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    • [1906?]
    • Creede, about 1906, after being rebuilt after fire

    • In this panorama of the town of Creede, Colorado in Mineral County, snow is on rooftops and hillsides. Commercial buildings, including "Zang's Hotel," and residences are on both sides of the street. Wagons, lumber, and debris are at the base of the...
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    • [1906?]
    • Central City, Colo.

    • Aerial view of frame and brick commercial buildings and houses in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows the Catholic Church on a hillside below the staircase of St. Aloysius Academy (The Sisters' School) with a central cupola. Buildings on...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1874 and 1891]
    • Creede, about 1906, after being rebuilt after fire

    • In this panorama of the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County, taken after the town was rebuilt after a fire, there is snow on the rooftops and hillsides. Buildings include commercial storefronts, mills, and residences.
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    • [1906?]
    • Gregory Gulch 1947

    • Two main dirt roads run through Mountain City on the outskirts of Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Houses and buildings stand in clusters along the roads and on a hill in the right midground. Piles of tailings from the area's numerous...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1947 and 1948?]
    • Ferndale

    • A man fly fishes in the North Fork of the Platte River that flows past the town of Ferndale, Colorado, in Jefferson County. Evergreen trees grow on the steep hillsides in the background.
    • Aulls, H. L.
    • [about 1891?]
    • Prospector's cabin near Slavonia

    • View of a dilapidated log cabin among trees and rocky hillsides, near Slavonia (Routt County), Colorado.
    • Alexander, photographer.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • A flagpole bearing the American flag stands on the street. Several mines and shafthouses dot the hillsides surrounding the town.; Horse-drawn wagons travel up and down Gregory Street in Blackhawk, Colorado, in Gilpin County. Signs are on the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Central City from German Hill, Gilpin Tramway train in distance

    • A view of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado from German Hill shows wood-frame buildings, churches and mining operations on the hillsides. The Gilpin Tramway is seen in the distance, smoke rises from the locomotive.
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    • [between 1886 and 1906?]
    • Creede, Colo.

    • The town of Creede, Colorado is situated at the mouth of a steep, rocky, narrow canyon in Mineral Conty. Trees grow on the steep hillsides above the town.
    • Sanborn (Colo.)
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Upper end of Eureka St., Central City

    • A view of Central City, Colorado, from the upper end of Eureka Street with a Gilpin Tramway ore train in the distance. Modest wood-frame houses, stables and unpaved streets are seen in the town. Mining operations are on the hillsides in the...
    • Steele, W. C.
    • [between 1886 and 1906?]
    • The upper town, Creede mining camp, Colo.

    • View of frame buildings, cabins and a tent on a timber foundation in North (upper) Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. People stand beside Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks on a street with commercial buildings. Shows a bridge over possibly Willow...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1891 and 1892?]
    • Casey Avenue, Central City

    • A view of Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado shows wood-frame buildings and mining operations on the hillsides. The Gilpin Tramway is seen in the distance on Winnebago Hill near the Freedom Mine.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • D&RGW, Cumbres, Colo.

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad narrow gauge locomotive 473 (2-8-2), heads train 215 ,"The San Juan," at the railroad station in Cumbres (Conejos County), Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot mounted wedge snow plow. A man stands in the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 January 22
    • Central City

    • A horse-drawn carriage travels down Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The side of the Gilpin County Courthouse is viewed from Winnebago Hill. St. James Methodist Church stands behind the courthouse on Eureka Street. The Teller House stands...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Fremont in early days the present townsite of Cripple Creek

    • Bird's eye view of early sparse settlement of Fremont, Colorado in 1891; consolidated and renamed Cripple Creek in 1892; several log buildings under construction are interspersed with several canvas tents; distant view of hillsides.
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • 1891 November 1
    • Lead, Homestake Mine

    • Panoramic, aerial view of mine buildings of the Homestake Mining Company in Lead (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Ore car tracks and a steel bridge connect with the tunnel of the Golden Star Mill. Shows Homestake's surface works, the Old Abe...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • No. 7 ore-cars D.& R.G.R.R., Creede, Colo.

    • Ore cars of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad extend over the tracks in the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. Wood-frame residences and commercial storefronts parallel the tracks. Railroad buildings and machinery are among the tracks....
    • Pascoe Photography.
    • [1895?]
    • Eureka St. Central City

    • Panoramic view of Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Eureka Street in foreground. Landmarks: Gilpin County Court House, St. James's Methodist Church, the Central City Opera House, and the Teller House. Hillsides scarred with mine tailings.
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    • [1900?]
    • Lead, Homestake Mine

    • Panoramic, aerial view of frame buildings in Lead, in the Black Hills (Lawrence County), South Dakota. Shows frame houses, mine buildings, and smokestacks of the Homestake Mining Company. Trees are on hillsides, and utility poles and fences are...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1900?]
    • Mine, Central City District

    • View of a wood frame cabin, two log buildings and a privy at an unidentified mine in the Central City Mining District in Gilpin County, Colorado. Dead pine trees cover the nearby hillsides.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Ward, Colo.

    • View of buildings and mine tailings on hillsides in Ward (Boulder County), Colorado. Shows frame and log buildings, dirt roads, utility poles, and a church or school building with a bell tower.
    • Grant, George Alexander, 1891-1964.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Ride to the sky

    • A gondola lift on a cable rises 800 feet up Prospect Mountain on the south side of Estes Park, Colorado. Evergreen trees mingle with businesses and residences on curving streets in the town below, amd grow on the surrounding hillsides and craggy...
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    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Lake City

    • View of log cabins and frame buildings beside the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River, and brick commercial buildings in Lake City (Hinsdale County), Colorado. Talus is on steep hillsides.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Zang's Hotel, Creede, Colorado

    • Men, a woman, and three dogs are in front of "Zang's Hotel," and "Zang's Hotel Annex" in Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. Architectural elements of the building include clapboard siding, a balcony, lattice- work, a false front with a cornice,...
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    • [1895?]
    • Red Mountain Mine District

    • View looking east towards Red Mountain, in Ouray County, Colorado; remnants of the town of Red Mountain are in the lower left; and burnt tree stumps cover the hillsides.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • [between 1901 and 1922?]
    • Old ball park, below old railroad station

    • Children ice skate on the frozen ice covering the old baseball field in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Snow dusts the hillsides that surround the town.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • The Blue Ridge west of Millboro

    • Chesapeake & Ohio Railway tracks run between wooded hillsides in the Blue Ridge Mountains in probably Bath County, Virginia.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Looking down valley from plant, Frisco, Colo.

    • A view down a valley towards Frisco, Colorado, includes pink and green hillsides and a road with telephone poles along it; a craggy rock cliff in next to the road in the foreground. White clouds are in the blue sky.
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    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Blue Ridge, Sugar Hollow

    • View of Sugar Hollow in Bath County, Virginia. Shows wooded hillsides. A plantation sits in the valley.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Golden, from the C.C. Round House

    • Panoramic view of the Colorado Central Railroad Company roundhouse and depot, railroad tracks, and frame and brick buildings in Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. Clear Creek is near commercial buildings and houses. South School and the...
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1879 and 1885?]
    • Marshall Pass

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway engine and passenger car on tracks near Marshall Pass (Saguache County), Colorado. Women wear dresses and hats and stand near a caboose. A man poses on an engine that reads: "D. & R.G.R.W. 273". Railroad...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Aerial view of Cripple Creek

    • Aerial view northwest towards Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes backside of Midland Terminal Railway station, plat of streets, and rubble and debris of demolished commercial business buildings; hillside is dotted with mine tailings; Mount...
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    • 1929
    • Ascending Poncha Pass

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western freight train with locomotives 499, with pilot plow, and locomotive 496 between Poncha Springs and Mears Junction, (Chaffee County), Colorado; snow covers the hillsides. The locomotives vent steam and smoke.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1949 January 28
    • Toltec Tunnel, D. & R.G.R.R. No. 465

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks in an entrance to the Toltec Tunnel on the San Juan Extension, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Shows telegraph poles and light snow on hillsides.
    • W. H. Lawrence & Co.
    • [between 1890 and 1892?]

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