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    • Arizona, on the Line of the Santa Fe Ry.

    • A man stands on a rock overhang at Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. A portion of the Grand Canyon stands in the distance.
    • Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Arizona--1900-1920.; National parks & reserves--Arizona--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Arizona--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1915]
    • Mesa Verde Natl. Park Soda Canyon

    • Posing on a sandstone precipice, a man looks at Soda Canyon, at Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Soda Canyon (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Soda Canyon Overlook (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--1910-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • View at Pilot Bluff

    • Two men in suits and a woman in a dress sit or stand and overlook the Mississippi River on a rock precipice at Pilot Knob, Dakota County, Minnesota. Shows cultivated rows in a farm field and dense trees beside the river.
    • Dakota County (Minn.)--1880-1900.; Mississippi River--1880-1900.; Pilot Knob (Minn.)--1880-1900.; People--Minnesota--Dakota County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Minnesota--Dakota County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Minnesota--Dakota County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Glacier Point and South Dome, Yosemite Valley, Calif.

    • View of Glacier Point and Half (South) Dome and Yosemite Valley with group of men atop rock precipice, Yosemite National Park, California.
    • Glacier Point (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Half Dome (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1880-1890.; National parks & reserves--California--Yosemite National Park--1880-1890.; Rock formations--California--Yosemite National...
    • 1898
    • Railroad tracks under water, Trinidad, Colorado

    • View of the 1904 flood damage in Trinidad, Colorado. Rail tracks in the foreground end abruptly where the flood washed out the ground, and a harp switch stand sits at the edge of the new precipice. The Purgatoire River curves outside of the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Floods--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1910.
    • September, 1904
    • Indian assimilation

    • A Native American man and woman on a precipice overlooking a prosperous town as the sun sets in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • Oil shale near Grand Valley, Colorado

    • Men wear overalls or work clothes and stand on a steep precipice on a mountain of shale near Grand Valley in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Men hold shovels and pose near saddled horses. A man works beside an anvil and possibly a crushing device.
    • Oil-shale industry--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Oil-shales--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • On Top of Hanging Rock

    • Two men stand on the edge of a precipice near Aspen, Colorado. Their clothes feature a fedora, suspenders, long boots and a cap. Weeds and other vegetation grow between the rocks. Evergreen trees grow on the snow-covered hills in the background.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Battle Mountain

    • View of houses and mine buildings in Gilman (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows mine buildings, tailings piles and talus in a steep canyon. Houses are on a cliff precipice and roads or path grades are carved on Battle Mountain.
    • Battle Mountain (Eagle County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gilman (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Gilman--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Gilman--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1892?]
    • Gilman and Eagle River Canon

    • Panoramic, aerial view of a canyon, the Eagle River, and buildings at Gilman (Eagle County), Colorado. A tramway is on a steep slope beside the Iron Mask Mine. Shows the Rocky Point Mine on a nearby precipice. Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks...
    • Eagle River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gilman (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Iron Mask Mine (Eagle County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Rocky Point Mine (Eagle County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Gilman--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gilman--1880-1900.;...
    • [between 1886 and 1899]
    • Northern wall, Grand Canyon

    • A man with a beard and tall boots, a member of the Corps of Engineers, sits with crossed feet and arms, on a precipice above the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park) in Arizona. Shows layers of rock and brush on talus in the vast valley.
    • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • A man stands beside a tree on the precipice of the Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows the Arkansas River and Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge tracks at the bottom of the canyon.
    • Arkansas River--1890-1900.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont County--1890-1900.
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    • The Annual: North Side High School 1908

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1908
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1908
    • The Grand Canyon of the Colorado

    • View of Toroweap Point, a rock precipice at the edge of Toroweap Valley and the Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park), Arizona. Shows layered rock walls in the distance, and the Colorado River in the valley.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Toroweap Point (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Toroweap Valley (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Cliffs--Arizona--Grand Canyon--1870-1880.; Expeditions...
    • 1872
    • The chasm of the Colorado

    • A man stands on a rock precipice at the edge of the Grand Canyon in Coconino County, Arizona (later Grand Canyon National Park). Shows weathered rock surfaces and steep, layered canyon walls in the distance. The man wears a hat and holds a canvas...
    • Coconino County (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--Coconino County--1870-1880.; Geographical and...
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    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 8, 1919 August

    • 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.
    • 19190801
    • Trail in the San Juan mtn.

    • View of narrow mountain path with horse or mule rounding bend, somewhere in the San Juan Mountains, possibly near Silverton, Colorado; rocky path along narrow precipice, Rocky Mountains; photograph attributed to McClure, original by William H....
    • San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1890-1910.; Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Trails & paths--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Glenwood Canyon

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks flank the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield or Eagle County, Colorado. A rock cliff has a projecting precipice.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1940.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1920-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Beginning of Fall River Road - near Idaho Springs - 1955

    • View of small wooden buildings with shed roofs on a precipice (possibly a pile of tailings) above Fall River Road, Clear Creek County, Colorado; tall evergreens along road cast shadows across flat surface.
    • Fall River (Colo. : Town)--1950-1960.; Roads--Colorado--Fall River--1950-1960.; Sheds--Colorado--Fall River--1950-1960.
    • 1955
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • View of the Arkansas River and Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. A man sits on a rocky precipice. Shows steep granite walls and the Royal Gorge valley.
    • Arkansas River--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1878 and 1880?]
    • Mountains, Washington

    • A man leans over a steep rock precipice in Washington. Shows snow on mountains and probably a fire damaged slope in the valley.
    • Cascade Range--1910-1920.; Forests--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Mountains--Washington (State)--1910-1920.; Valleys--Washington (State)--1910-1920.
    • 1917 July 22
    • W. @ Shoshone, Colo

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks flank the Colorado River in Glenwood Canyon, Garfield or Eagle County, Colorado. A rock cliff has a projecting precipice.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1920-1940.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1920-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Crystal, Colorado, 1947

    • View of Sheep Mountain Mill, a powerhouse building near Crystal (Crystal City), Gunnison County, Colorado; shows a section of the mill where roofs and walls have fallen in; building sitting on a precipice over a rushing stream, and parts of the...
    • Crystal (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building deterioration--Colorado--Crystal--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Crystal--1940-1950.
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    • Sheep Mtn. Mill at Crystal, 1947

    • View of the Sheep Mountain Mill, a powerhouse building near Crystal (Crystal City), Gunnison County, Colorado; features a log building with a vestibule sitting on a rocky precipice over a rushing stream; rickety walkway along side of the building...
    • Crystal (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hydroelectric power--Colorado--Crystal--1940-1950.; Log cabins--Colorado--Crystal--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--Crystal--1940-1950.
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    • Eagle River Canyon old mine complex on mountain side above canyon below.

    • Buildings and ore cart rails of Belden Mine, in Eagle County, Colorado, are built at the edge of a precipice over Eagle River Canyon. Wooden ties are stacked by sheds with machinery.
    • Belden Mine (Eagle County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 6, 1919 June

    • 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.
    • 19190601
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 12 Numbers 3 and 4, 1929 March-April

    • 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.
    • 19290300
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Numbers 3 and 4, 1920 April-May

    • 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.
    • 19200400
    • Indian hunters driving the buffaloes over a precipice

    • Native American men on horseback are behind a herd of American buffalo. Buffalo run over the edge of a steep cliff. Shows trees and rock formations in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1840-1850.; Bison hunting--1840-1850.; Cliffs--1840-1850.; Stampedes--1840-1850.
    • [between 1840 and 1850?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 7 and 8, 1924 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.
    • 19240700
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 13 Numbers 3 and 4, 1930 March-April

    • 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.
    • 19300300
    • 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
    • Manual Annual: 1911

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1911.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • This mighty precipice of masonry is 284 feet high and 1,125 feet across

    • View of the masonry dam wall at Theodore Roosevelt Dam in Gila County, Arizona. The dam has buttresses and towers. Water cascades from the spillways on either side of the dam. The road on the Apache Trail and The Lodge Hotel are beside Theodore...
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Public Relations--1910-1920.; Apache Trail (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Gila County (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Theodore Roosevelt Dam (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Theodore Roosevelt Lake (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Dams--Arizona--Gila...
    • [1916]
    • The Heraldo Annual: 1902

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1902.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1902
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 11, 1919 November

    • 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.
    • 19191101
    • 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

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