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    • Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Blackhawk lies at the mouth of Chase Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. A railroad track forks in the foreground with one portion leading to the Polar Star Mill at right. The Empire Mill stands in the midground, and the Boiler Room...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • West Denver during the flood

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, streets, and water. People watch from the water's edge; signs read: "Commonwealth," "J. G. Vawter & Co," "J. B. Doyle & Co," "Keller House," "American House," and "Bell's Boarding...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • Early placer mining

    • Placer miners work near a sluice in Russell Gulch, Gilpin County, Colorado. Their tools include wheelbarrows, shovels, picks, and pitchforks. Monitors spray water, mine buildings are on the surrounding hills. David Henderson is in the foreground,...
    • Russell Gulch (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Russell Gulch--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Black Hawk, C.T.

    • View north from Bobtail Hill, in Black Hawk, Colorado, up four mile Gulch to Dory Hill, where the state's first cemetery was located. Central business district includes: Undertaker, Union House (on Selak Street), Drugs (brick, arched windows and...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Mixed trains, Clear Creek Canon

    • A view of a Colorado Central Railroad train (narrow gauge) on the west approach to Huntsman's Bridge in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. A locomotive, open freight cars, and a passenger car are near Clear Creek.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Jefferson County--1870-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1890.;...
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • Denver C.T.

    • View of a Cherry Creek flood in Denver, Colorado; shows businesses, houses, a corral, horse, and sheds. The first U.S. Denver Branch Mint is to the side; signs read: "Ladies Emporium," "Metropolitan Billiard Hall," and "F. A. Brocker Groceries."
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1864 May 13
    • Smith Restaurant - Stock Show

    • Interior view of a restaurant at the National Western Stock Show, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women serve or eat food; a roast is on a spit by a fire place and a coffee machine. Signs read: "Premium Ham," "Chesterfield Cigarettes," "Cloverbloom,"...
    • National Western Stock Show--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
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    • Leadville saloon

    • Men in suits and hats stand at the bar in a saloon in Leadville, Colorado. Two men stand behind the long wooden bar, one wears a suit, bow tie and derby hat, the saloonkeeper wears a white jacket and bow tie. Both men have moustaches. The wooden...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Bars (Furniture)--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.; Bars--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Taken at Lawson, Colo.

    • A group of men pose in front of a brick and wood building with a tattered awning, in Lawson, Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear suits, ribbons with American flags and fringe, and hold their hats. Identificatin reads: Row # 1, Bishop?, George...
    • Lawson (Colo.)--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Royal Tiger Mines Co.

    • View of Royal Tiger Mine, mill, and mining ore processing facility in San Juan County, Colorado; buildings include the carpenter shop, machine shop, and concentrator. A car is by tailings.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1930.; Royal Tiger Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mills--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1920-1930.
    • August 22, 1923
    • Denver Orphan's Home Historic Building Application Forms

    • Record contains both the Colorado Historical Society's Historic Record Inventory Sheet and the United State's Department of Interior's National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for the Denver Orphan's Home.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Orphanages--Colorado
    • 1993
    • La Veta Place, Denver

    • View of the La Veta Place apartments in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick and stone building with bay windows, garden level sidewalk entries. Young girls in dresses and hats play in the street near a horse and carriage.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Row houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • Fort Abraham Lincoln, general view, winter

    • Overview of Fort Abraham Lincoln, North Dakota, showing stables, barracks, officer's houses, other buildings and Missouri River; barren landscape.
    • Fort Abraham Lincoln (N.D.)--1870-1890.; Forts & fortifications--North Dakota--1870-1890.; Military facilities--North Dakota--1870-1890.; Officers' quarters--1870-1890.
    • [between 1874 and 1889]
    • Navajoe Indian squaw and child

    • A Native American (Navajo) mother and child pose seated beside large rocks in Canyon de Chelly (later Canyon de Chelly National Monument), Arizona. The woman wears a bil (dress) and a bead necklace. The boy stands on a woven blanket.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Boys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Mothers & children--Arizona--1870-1880.;...
    • 1873
    • Fruit ranch of W. B. Cross, Grand River Valley

    • View of W.B. Cross' fruit orchards near Clifton, Colorado in Grand Valley; shows fruit trees, the Book Cliffs rock formation, Mount Garfield, telegraph lines, dirt road, and clouds.
    • Fruit--Colorado--1900-1910.; Orchards--Colorado--1900-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Exterior view, Crawford Hill residence, Denver

    • View of the Crawford Hill residence, 969 Sherman (East 10th & Sherman), Denver, Colorado; (National Register of Historic Places 1990); shows brick residence with dormers, roundel windows on cornice, dentils, pedimented frontispiece over entryway,...
    • Hill, Crawford, 1862-1922.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1906 and 1920]
    • Buggy riding

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad freight train beside Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Men sit in a carriage in an open railroad freight car. The railroad grade is near steep canyon walls.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1890.; Carriages &...
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • W.N. Byers on the porch of his daughter

    • A portrait of William N. Byers, he sits in a chair with his feet elevated and a newspaper on his lap, at his daughter's log cabin in Ferndale (Jefferson County), Colorado
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business people--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Sitting--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1896 Jul. 26
    • Lafayette coal mine

    • A miner works with a pneumatic drill in a tunnel of a mine near Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado. He wears a hat and a miner's light.
    • Lafayette (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Lafayette--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • W.N. Byers with friends

    • A group portrait of William F. Robinson, Mary Byers Robinson, William N. Byers, and an unidentified woman and children in Ferndale (Jefferson County), Colorado. The group is dressed casually and they sit on a porch in the forest.
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1910.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1896
    • Below smelting works

    • A view of smelting works along North Clear Creek in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows mine processing buildings, a Colorado Central Railroad freight car and laborers. Shows railroad tracks and a bridge.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; North Clear Creek (Gilpin County-Jefferson County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1890.; Ore industry--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1890.;...
    • [between 1871 and 1890]
    • Elote, Subchief of Apaches

    • Head and shoulders studio portrait of Elote, North American Indian subchief (Apache); he wears a headdress with feathers and buffalo horns and decorated with discs and ribbons. He wwears a hairpipe necklace and has a blanket wrapped around his...
    • Apache Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Portraits--1900-1910.; Headdresses--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Elote.
    • c1900
    • W.N. Byers, Ferndale, Colorado

    • William Newton Byers and possibly his grandchildren sit and stand on a bridge in Ferndale (Jefferson County), Colorado. The boys and a girl hold fishing poles, a woman stands near the bridge.
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1896. May. 24
    • Conductors special train in Eagle River Canon, D. & R.G. Ry.

    • Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Locomotive number 507 pulls a passenger train beside the Eagle River in Eagle River Canon, Eagle County, Colorado. Head frames and mining structures are located on the steep rock faces of the canyon walls. Gilman and...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Eagle...
    • 1897 May 9
    • Expedition of 1873, Yale College, in northern Utah

    • Students, members of the Yale College Scientific Expedition of 1873 pose beside tents at a campsite in northern Utah. Men hold rifles and wear wide-brimmed hats, neckerchiefs and pants tucked into tall leather boots. Shows saddles, camp gear and a...
    • Yale College (1718-1887)--People--1870-1880.; Camping--Utah--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1870-1880.; Scientists--Utah--1870-1880.; Students--Utah--1870-1880.; Tents--Utah--1870-1880.; Yale College Scientific Expedition of 1873.
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    • D.W. Griffith's two million dollar spectacle "Intolerance"

    • Panoramic view of men and women, members of the the resident vaudeville cast and orchestra of the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado during the run of the movie "Intolerance." Shows a canopied entrance. Signs read: "D.W....
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Musicians--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1916 and 1917?]
    • Forks of Clear Creek C.C.R.R.

    • View of Forks Creek (Jefferson County), Colorado shows a Colorado Central Railroad train on a railroad bridge. A frame building and heavy railroad equipment are by the tracks; sign reads "Fast Trains... Toledo".
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Forks Creek (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Forks Creek--1870-1890.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Forks Creek--1870-1890.; Railroad...
    • [between 1871 and 1890?]
    • Looking up Fall River from James Ranch

    • The James Ranch in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado, which later became the Elkhorn Lodge, sits at the base of a conical mountain, with mountains in the distance; Fall River is nearby. Several long gable-roofed buildings make up the ranch,...
    • Estes Park (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Estes Park--1890-1900.; Valleys--Colorado--Estes Park--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Gunnison River near Sapinero, Colo.

    • View of Lake Junction at east end of Black Canyon of the Gunnison, near Saperino, Colorado, shows three bridges: Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad's bridge erected in 1889, wooden Howe truss bridge over the Lake Fork served the narrow gauge...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sapinero (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bridges--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • D&RG No. 1001 at Union Station, Denver

    • Workers sit on Denver and Rio Grande Railroad engine number 1001 at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Steam rises from under the locomotive. The clock tower of Union Station is visible in the distance. A sign on the engine reads "Keep Off". The...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Railroads employees--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1905
    • Members of Russell Janny's special company, The Vagabond King

    • Panoramic view of men and women, members of the cast, orchestra and corps de ballet of the musical "The Vagabond King," presented at the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado.
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Ballet dancers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Singers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1927
    • Gunnison

    • A train stops at the Denver and Rio Grande Railway station in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Men stand around the engine and on the boardwalk of the long wood frame side gable depot.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1880-1890.; Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Radium Co of Colo Tejon Plant

    • View of the shaft house the Radium Company of Colorado's Tejon Plant in Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Mine buildings

    • View of a radium mine operation in Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings and smokestacks.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.; Smokestacks--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Bingham Canyon, Utah

    • Italian American men, women, boys, and girls pose on steps by a hotel in Bingham (Salt Lake County), Utah. Signs read: "California Bar," "Italian Boarding and Rooming House," "Fisher Beer," and "Grain Belt Beers."
    • Italian Americans--Utah--Bingham--1880-1890.; Bingham (Utah)--1880-1890.; Lodging houses--Utah--Bingham--1880-1890.; People--Utah--Bingham--1880-1890.
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    • Radium mine

    • View of a radium mine operation in Colorado. Two automobiles are parked near the side of a dirt road.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Pass Christian, Miss.

    • A view of the William N. Byers family on the porch of a house in Pass Christian, Mississippi. Shows, from right to left, [unidentified woman], Frank S. Byers, Mrs. Frank Byers, William Byers in a rocking chair, Elizabeth Byers, and Robinson Byers.
    • Pass Christian (Miss.)--1890-1900.; Families--Mississippi--Pass Christian--1890-1900.; Porches--Mississippi--Pass Christian--1890-1900.; Byers, Elizabeth Minerva.; Byers, Frank S.; Byers, Robinson.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1890, Winter
    • Silver Plume

    • View north in Silver Plume, Colorado, shows the mines on Republican Mountain. The lowest mine on left is the Diamond Tunnel; above, and from left to right are: Pelican, Dives, Baxter, and Baxter mines; above and to the right are the Dunkirk and...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1895]
    • Radium Company of Colorado

    • Assayers work in a laboratory at the Radium Company of Colorado mine in Colorado.
    • Assayers--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Radium Company of Colorado

    • View of the shaft house and machinery of a Radium Company of Colorado mine in Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Radium mine

    • View of a radium mine operation in Colorado. An automobile is parked near a dirt road.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Expedition of 1873, Yale College in northern Utah

    • Yale College students and members of O.C. (Othniel Charles) Marsh's survey expedition (Yale College Scientific Expedition of 1873) pose on a rock formation in northern Utah. Men collect fossil and rock samples for the Peabody Museum. Saddled horses...
    • Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899--Homes & haunts.; Yale College (1718-1887)--People--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1870-1880.; Horses--Utah--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Utah--1870-1880.; Scientists--Utah--1870-1880.;...
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    • William N. Byers

    • A studio portrait (head and shoulders) of William Newton Byers, Denver journalist, founder of Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster.
    • Business people--1870-1900.; Journalists--1870-1900.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • [between 1876 and 1897]
    • Radium mine near Pueblo

    • View of a radium mine probably near Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado. The side of a building reads: "Flour Feed Hay".
    • Cities & towns--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • School room

    • Interior view of a (probably) Colorado classroom. Students face the teacher; maps are on the walls and chalkboard. Girls wear hair in braids.
    • Classrooms--Colorado--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--1880-1900.; Students--Colorado--1880-1900.; Teachers--Colorado--1880-1900.
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    • Radium Co. of Colo Tejon plant

    • View of the Radium Company of Colorado's Tejon plant, probably in Denver, Colorado. Machinery and equipment include furnaces, engines, and funnel feeders. Placards embossed on the machinery read: "Hendrie and Bolthoff Manufacturing and Supply Co...
    • Furnaces--1920-1930.; Industry--1920-1930.; Interiors--1920-1930.; Mining--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1930]
    • Nora Bayes and Co. in Ladies First Broadway Theatre, Denver

    • Panoramic view of the cast of "Ladies First," a musical play presented at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women in hats and coats stand in front of the theater. Nora Bayes and Al Roberts stand at center at the...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Singers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Bayes, Nora, 1880-1928.; Roberts, Al, actor.
    • 1920, March 20
    • Snowy Range

    • View of a Colorado Central Railroad train and switchback track probably between Black Hawk and Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--Gilpin County--1870-1880.
    • 1878

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