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    • 1927 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.3

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1927
    • 1928 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.4

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1928
    • 1933 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.9

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1933
    • 1934 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.10

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1934
    • 1935 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.11

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1935
    • 1936 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.12

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1936
    • 1937 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.13

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1937
    • Bennet [sic] Avenue - Fremont

    • Illustration depicts Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes one and two-story wooden frame commercial buildings, canvas tents, and horse-drawn wagons in street.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Dredge at Breckenridge, Colo

    • Royal Tiger Mining Company placer gold dredge in Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado; lettering on the treatment plant reads: "Tiger Placers Co. Dredge No. 1." The stacker extends over hydraulic mine tailings; buildings and mountains are in the...
    • Gold dredging--Breckenridge--1930-1940.; Mining machinery--Breckenridge--1930-1940.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930-1940.
    • [between 1933 and 1935?]
    • Dredge at Hahns Peak placers

    • "Eleanor", a hydraulic placer gold mining dredge in Hahns Peak, Routt County, Colorado.
    • Dredges--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.; Gold dredging--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.; Hahns Peak (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Extension of ditch for Gold Queen Placers

    • Miners work on what is identified as a Gold Queen placer ditch, probably near the San Miguel River (Montrose County or San Miguel County) Colorado. Men pose on piles of gravel on a hillside and carry pickaxes, shovels, and sledgehammers.
    • Ditches--Colorado--1880-1900.; Construction--Colorado--1880-1900.; Gold miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1886 and 1895?]
    • General view of Fremont

    • Illustration depicts bird's eye view of Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes many one and two-story residences across hillside.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Giants at work, U.S.G.P. no. 28

    • View of a U.S. Gold Placers mining site beside the San Miguel River in Montrose or San Miguel County, Colorado. Two hydraulic monitor nozzles are used to wash gravel from the soil. A water pipeline feeds the nozzles. The pipe rests in wooden...
    • United States Gold Placers, Ltd.--1880-1890.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining.; Hydraulic mining.; Rivers.; Nozzles.
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    • Guarding 500 lbs of amalgam, Cottonwood Placers

    • Nine men and one boy of probably the Cottonwood Placer Company stand and sit in front of a building and hold weapons in Pinon (Montrose County), Colorado. Weapons include: a Sharp's double barrel shotgun, a Winchester M1873 carbine, and a...
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--People--1890-1900.; Pinon (Montrose County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Guards--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Sep. 8
    • Guyot's assay office

    • Illustration depicts Guyot's assay office, Fremont, Colorado prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek; scene includes partial view of one-story log cabin with gable roof, stovepipe and sign on roof stating "Guyot's assay office"; three men stand in...
    • Assaying--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • 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
    • Index to Colorado Mining Directory: First Edition 1883

    • Index to mines within Colorado. Information is arranged alphabetically by Mine name, with the county it is located in.
    • Mines and mineral industries--Colorado--Directories.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Directories.;
    • 1883
    • Justice of the Peace, attorney at law

    • Illustration depicts Justice of the Peace and attorney- at-law office, Cripple Creek, Colorado (probably Fremont prior to incorporation); building is a canvas tent on wooden frame with stovepipe; signs affixed to wooden frame include "Justice of...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Law offices--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Klondykers, Cottonwood Placers, Pinion [sic] Colo.

    • Cottonwood Placer Company men stand and sit on a riffle box (sluice) in front of a cabin in Pinon (Montrose County), Colorado, with picks, a shovel, and a gold washing pan. Sign reads: "Klondykers."
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--People--1890-1900.; Pinon (Montrose County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cabins--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Sep. 8
    • Main street - Fremont

    • Illustration depicts Bennett Avenue, Fremont, Colorado (prior to incorporation as Cripple Creek); scene includes one and two-story wooden frame flat-roof and gable roof commercial buildings (some with falsefronts), horse-drawn wagons in street, and...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 5, 1918 July

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19180701
    • Officer's Bar & Gray Back iron mines Placer, Colo

    • View of Grayback Mining District, in Costilla County, Colorado; shows iron mines and lode veins (1), and Grayback Gulch placers (2). Hydraulic gold mine erosion is in the foreground.
    • Costilla County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Erosion--Colorado--Costilla County--1890-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Costilla County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Costilla County--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Mining Index to Hollister, Henderson and Canfield Histories

    • Mining index to Henderson, Hollister, and Canfield mining histories. Names of mines, mining companies, mining districts, lodes, veins, claims, and tunnels are indexed with page number.
    • Mines and mineral industries--Colorado--Directories.; Mines and mineral resources--Colorado--Directories.;
    • 1995
    • Place names of Colorado : a genealogical & historical guide to Colorado sites

    • The primary objective of this index is to contain a comprehensive listing of place names or sites in Colorado that would direct the researcher to recent and readily available publications. Included in this publication for each site or place name,...
    • Names, Geographical--Colorado.; Colorado--History, Local.
    • 1999
    • Park along Paradox Road between Iron Springs and U.S. Placers, Uncompahgre Plateau

    • View of a Paradox Road and a horse-drawn wagon with cargo covered by blankets or tarps. The dirt road is in a clearing near aspen and fir trees on the Uncompahgre Plateau in Colorado.
    • Paradox Road (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Uncompahgre Plateau (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Meadows--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Park along U.S. Placers road near Shreiber Springs, Uncompaghre Plateau

    • View of a horse-drawn wagon in a clearing along a road identified as the U.S. Placers road on the Uncompaghre Plateau in Colorado. Shows pine trees.
    • Uncompahgre Plateau (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Meadows--Colorado--1890-1900.; Pines--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 15
    • Park along U.S. Placers road near Shreiber Springs, Uncompahgre Plateau

    • View of a meadow with spruce and lodgepole pine along a road identified as the U.S. Placers road on the Uncompahgre Plateau in Colorado. A wagon is near a fallen tree.
    • Uncompahgre Plateau (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Meadows--Colorado--1890-1900.; Pines--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 15
    • Pioneer store

    • Illustration depicts one-story log cabin store, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes men standing in doorway, barrels, crates and supplies stacked around cabin.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Placer gold fields, Russell, Colo.

    • View of Russell, Costilla County, Colorado, includes dwellings, outbuildings, mining sheds, Sangre de Cristo Creek and Denver and Rio Grande railroad engine, freight cars and passenger coach. Identified locations are: "1. Spanish Basin Placers, 2....
    • Russell (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Placer mining

    • Men pose near monitor nozzles probably for a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation near the San Miguel River in Montrose County or San Miguel County, Colorado. Piles of large rocks anchor the nozzles and the water pipe that supplies the monitors.
    • Gold mining.; Hydraulic mining--1880-1890.; Miners.; Rivers.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Placer Mining on San Miguel River, Colo., U.S. Gold Placers, No. 26

    • Men stand beside hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances, or use shovels inside a wash, at a U.S. Gold Placers mining operation on the San Miguel River in San Miguel County, Colorado. Shows a water conduit and a wooden framed...
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--San Miguel County--1910-1920.;...
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    • Pressure box no. 2, U.S. Gold Placers no. 32

    • Men sit on a wooden pressure box at the end of a flume used for hydraulic mining by the U.S. Gold Placers Company, near the San Miguel River in Montrose or San Miguel County, Colorado. A building and tents are in the valley in the distance.
    • United States Gold Placers, Ltd.--1880-1890.; Flumes.; Hydraulic mining.; Mining equipment.
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    • San Miguel River from Cottonwood Placers

    • View of the San Miguel River, forest, and hills in Colorado.
    • San Miguel River (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Forests--Colorado--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1897 July 16
    • Subscribing for the Cresset, La Belle, N.M.

    • Miners pose in front of a log building, the office of the newspaper La Belle Cresset, in the mining camp of La Belle (Taos County), New Mexico. Men wear sack suits and hats and sit and stand near a log fence. An African American (Black) man leans...
    • Belle Cresset (Firm)--Buildings--1890-1900.; African Americans--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; La Belle (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Log buildings--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; Men--New Mexico--La Belle--1890-1900.; Miners--New Mexico--La...
    • 1895 April 25
    • The jail

    • Illustration depicts exterior of jail, Cripple Creek, Colorado; jail is a one-story wooden frame building with horizontal slats, single side entry with lock and bolt, three narrow slits for windows, and vertical slats in gable part of roof.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Jails--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The New Clarendon Hotel

    • Illustration depicts exterior of Clarendon Hotel, Cripple Creek, Colorado; the hotel is a two-story wooden frame flat-roof structure with a falsefront, side entry and doorway underneath porch with balustrades, and pairs of double-hung flat windows;...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • The Real Pioneers of Colorado

    • Transcript of a document originally written by Maria Davies McGrath in 1934. This document contains transcripts of all three volumes, arranged alphabetically by pioneers last name. Within each entry is a brief biography of the individual (s) who...
    • Pioneers--Colorado.; Colorado--Biography.
    • 1934
    • U. S. Gold Placers No 18, A.

    • U. S. Gold Placers mining operation No. 18, A. near the San Miguel River, Montrose County, Colorado. Two miners use hydraulic nozzles (monitors) fitted with rock counterbalances.
    • San Miguel County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gold miners--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Gold mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Hydraulic Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel...
    • December 16, 1887

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