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    • Silverton, Colo.

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking north towards Anvil Mountain and Cement Creek valley. In the foreground, past the flood plain of the Animas River, are the Depot, tracks and spurs of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. Among the many buildings...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]
    • 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
    • Dist. 19, "Sunnyside" Mrs. Shanahan, teacher, June 24, 1958 The name was Sunny Slopes

    • Twelve young men, women, and girls stand in front of a one-story sod house with a hipped roof, used as a schoolhouse, about 18 miles southwest of Seibert, Colorado. A school bell is on the roof, with a shovel lying nearby; the building was called...
    • Edgewater (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1920.; Students--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1920.; Love, Mertel, Mrs.
    • 1911-1912
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 9

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 March 2
    • Eureka - 1958 - looking toward Animas Forks

    • View of a deep valley in Eureka, Colorado showing the steep slopes that descend into the Animas River Valley; includes cliff bands, pine trees, snow fields, and talus slopes.
    • Eureka (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Valleys--Colorado--Eureka--1950-1960.
    • 1958
    • Rocky slopes

    • View of a drainage area between two rocky slopes with a few evergreens, possibly in Colorado.
    • Rock formations--Colorado--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • M. & P.P. Ry. nearing the Summit

    • The Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway winds along rocky slopes to the summit of Pikes Peak, El Paso County, Colorado. Clouds roll over the top of the 14,110 foot summit.
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1890-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Clouds--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1895]
    • Platoro, Conejos County, Colo.

    • View of Platoro, Conejos County, Colorado, includes log cabins, Platoro Hotel in canvas tents, sheds, saddled horses, people in front of the general store with United States flag, and Red Mountain in the background.
    • Platoro (Colo.)--1910-1920.
    • 1913?
    • Ashcroft, Colo. early days

    • View south along Main Street in Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, includes wood frame and log structures along the dirt road. Evergreens are scattered around the buildings and on distant mountain slopes.
    • Ashcroft (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--Ashcroft--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Sapinero Arch at the top

    • View of snow on rocky slopes beside bridges and trestles over the Lake Fork of the Gunnison River near the confluence with the Gunnison River in Gunnison County, Colorado. Shows a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad trestle, an old highway...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1940.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Lake Fork (Hinsdale County and Gunnison County, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Bridges--Colorado--Gunnison County--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1925 and 1940?]
    • Silverton, Colorado

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking northeast, from the slopes of Sultan Mountain along the road to Durango. On the rocky bluff in the foreground, a man is taking a photograph; a 50's sedan heads down the 'Million Dollar Highway' into town....
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Photographers--Colorado--Silverton--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Waste gates in a flume

    • Wood block depicts wooden flumes probably used for hydraulic mining on rocky slopes. Water cascades from an overflow waste gate; forest tops the hill.
    • Flumes--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.
    • [1883]
    • A battle in the clouds

    • A Native American man with long hair and fringed leggings, holds an eagle above the talon and prepares to strike it with a stick. A dead rabbit is on a fallen tree beside the man. Shows steep mountain slopes and clouds in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--Spiritual life--1870-1880.; Eagles--1870-1880.; Rites & ceremonies--1870-1880.
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    • Sunset from summit, Manitou and P.P. Ry. Colo.

    • View of sunset through a field of clouds below rock slopes on Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado. Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway cog railroad tracks are on the mountain.
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Sunrises & sunsets--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900]
    • Pagodas in Red Canon Yampa Canyon, Dotsero Cutoff

    • View of the Pagodas, (eroded canyon slopes) Red Canyon, Dotsero Cutoff, after the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad tracks, were laid, east of Eagle, Colorado in 1934, linking their tracks with the Denver and Salt Lake Railway.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1930-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--1930-1940.; Rock formations--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Ball Game in Georgetown

    • View of a baseball game in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado, in front of mine and mill buildings, tailings, and steep slopes. A crowd of people watches the players.
    • Georgetown (Colo.); Baseball--Colorado--Georgetown.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View of Caribou (9800 feet), a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado, includes log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled and lean-to structures. Many have external timber braces propped against them for protection against the wind...
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Ashcroft, Colorado

    • View of main street Ashcroft, (Castle Forks City, Chloride) Pitkin County, Colorado, includes log structures, false fronts and front gables in various states of desintegration. The edge of the two-story old hotel has a cornice detail, horizontal...
    • Ashcroft (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ghost towns--Colorado--Ashcroft--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Ashcroft--1950-1960.
    • October 1953
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes; some cabins under...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Top of the world, from No. 2 level, Old Hundred Mine, Silverton, Colo.

    • View of frame mine buildings at the Old Hundred Mill on Galena Mountain (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows multi-story buildings on a steep slope, sections of railroad and timber, a wooden head frame, talus slopes and snow on peaks in the San Juan...
    • Galena Mountain (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Old Hundred Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1908]
    • Dick Ullemeyer, the ride ramrod

    • Dick Ullemeyer poses with his hands on his hips in a meadow in possibly Park County, Colorado. The member of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies wears a plaid shirt with a pin that reads "Ask Me," jeans, work boots and a felt beret. Shows a dirt road...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--1950-1960.; Ullemeyer, Richard W.
    • 1953 July
    • Scenes near the Three Brothers

    • View of Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad tracks, rock slopes, boulders, and trees.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1870-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1870-1890.
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    • Ouray & Amphitheater

    • Aerial view of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows The Amphitheater with eroded vegetated slopes and Cascade Falls. View of residences, the Ouray County Courthouse, Beaumont Hotel and the public school.
    • Amphitheater, The (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.
    • [between 1888 and 1900?]
    • View of Bear Creek in Morrison Colorado

    • A bridge of the Colorado and Southern Railroad crosses Bear Creek in Morrison, Jefferson County, Colorado. Sheds and rocky slopes are in the background.
    • Bear Creek (Jefferson County and Douglas County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Morrison (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Colorado and Southern Railway.
    • 1896 September 25
    • Mule train loaded with pipe for the mines

    • A man leads a pack train loaded with long pipes up a steep path, possibly in the San Juans, Colorado. Tailings, mines, and wood frame structures cling to the slopes in distance.
    • Mining equipment--Colorado--1910-1920.; Packtrains--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Stumptown, looking toward Leadville (west)

    • View west over Stumptown (Stumpftown) South Evans Gluch, Lake County, Colorado, shows a large mine in gluch with tailings on surrounding slopes.
    • Stumptown (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mining--Colorado--Stumptown--1960-1970.
    • 1960
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Roads--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Chaffee, near Monarch Pass

    • View into a narrow gulch with the mining camp of Chaffee, (Chaffee City, Camp Monarch, and after 1884, Monarch) Chaffee County, Colorado, includes log cabins and structures, tents and slopes with burned or cut timber surrounded by high mountains....
    • Chaffee (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Chaffee--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • Leadville

    • Early view of Leadville, Colorado includes a timber fence and evergreens along a slope in foreground. The town is made up of log and wood frame residences, barns, sheds, and false fronts. Laundry hangs on lines at some residences. Mines and mine...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1879]
    • Silverton, From the Cascades

    • View of Silverton, Colorado, looking southeast, taken from the Cascades, a few miles up the Mineral Creek valley; shows rocky escarpments, brush and a pine growing from a crack in the granite, a trestle of the Silverton Railway crossing the...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1910.
    • [between 1899 and 1910?]
    • Huntsman's Ranch from the bridge

    • View of Clear Creek Canyon near Huntsman's Ranch in Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows abutments of the Colorado Central Railroad bridge, Clear Creek, and rocky slopes. A tent is in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Jefferson County--1870-1880.;...
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    • A Mountain of oil shale near Grand Valley, Colorado

    • View of a layered shale mesa in probably Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Shows steep slopes, shale cliffs, and trees beside the Colorado River.
    • Oil-shales--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1917?]
    • Tomboy gold mine

    • Tomboy Mine facilities, located at 11,412 feet elevation on the lower slopes of Ajax Mountain, Savage Basin, San Miguel County, Colorado, include a concentrating mill and a three story boarding house with veranda.
    • Ajax Mountain (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Telluride (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1912]
    • M. & P. P. Ry. near the summit

    • The Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway, (Cog Road), winds along rocky slopes to the summit of Pikes Peak, El Paso County, Colorado. Clouds roll over the top of the 14,110 foot summit.
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1890-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1895]
    • Waterfalls at Montgomery

    • View of the arrastre (or arrastra) at Montgomery, Park County, Colorado, a frame wheel-construction used by miners for grinding ore. Water rushes through rocks; trees, slopes, and a flume are in the background.
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Grinding wheels--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Georgetown, Colorado

    • View northeast over Georgetown, Colorado. The Julius Pohle house is along the road to Silver Plume. Chimney Rock is void of its smokestack. Griffith, Woodchuck and Saxon Mountains are in background. Landmarks include: original Catholic church, Our...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1917]
    • Brownsville, Colo

    • Brownsville, in Jefferson County, Colorado, has a false-fronted commercial building, dwellings, a mine shed and a trestle railroad bridge. Rocky, snow dusted, slopes are in the background.
    • Brownsville (Jefferson County, Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • D&RGW

    • Smoke rises from Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a consist of freight cars, on the upper level of a switchback near Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado. The locomotive has a pilot mounted snowplow. Shows snow...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • Loveland Pass tunnel, surface bldgs.

    • View of support buildings associated with the construction of the proposed Loveland Pass Tunnel in Summit or Clear Creek County, Colorado. The small wood frame buildings are covered with tar paper and chimneys extend from the roofs. A sign on a...
    • Loveland Pass (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Buildings--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Approach on the driveway

    • View of a gravel driveway that leads to a rose garden in Pasadena (Los Angeles County), California. Roses and century plants grow on the slopes nearby. A man stands near a fence post.
    • Pasadena (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Driveways--California--Pasadena--1890-1910.; Gardens--California--Pasadena--1890-1910.; Roses--California--Pasadena--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Silver Plume

    • View north over Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado, shows residences, businesses and St. Patricks Church. Mine tailings cover the mountain slopes above the town.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1884]
    • Chattanooga camp near Silverton, Sultan Mtn. in distance

    • View south down valley of Mineral Creek toward Bear and Sultan Mountains with remains of the mining town of Chattanooga, San Juan County, Colorado, includes; a few log and wood frame buildings, tree stumps, downed timber, and evergreens on...
    • Chattanooga (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mineral Creek (San Juan County, Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Great Falls, Grand Canyon, Yellowstone Park

    • View of the Upper Falls (Great Falls) of the Yellowstone River in the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows basalt cliffs, rock formations, pine forests and talus slopes to the river edge.
    • Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone (Wyo.)--1890-1910.; Upper falls of the Yellowstone River--1890-1910.; Yellowstone National Park--1890-1910.; Yellowstone River--1890-1910.; Canyons--Wyoming--Yellowstone National Park--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • D&RGW

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad locomotive #489 (2-8-2), with a pilot snowplow and consist of freight cars, approaches a switchback near Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado. Shows smoke above the locomotive, snow and rocky slopes in the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.; Railroad switching--Colorado--Chaffee County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 December 29
    • Coal tipple

    • A narrow gauge train engine followed by coal cars moves toward the tipple in an unidentified coal camp possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows industrial buildings, houses, and a large building, possibly a school or store, under...
    • Mining camps--Colorado--1900-1930.; Cities & towns--Colorado--1900-1930.; Coal mining--Colorado--1900-1930.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1930.; Narrow gauge railroads--Colorado--1900-1930.; Tipples--Colorado--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Sutton Mine just south of Bear Creek Falls

    • Sutton Mine (Ouray County) Colorado, consists of mining ore processing buildings on steep mountain slopes.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.; Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Sutton Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1970-1980.
    • August, 1979
    • Leadville looking west

    • Early view of Leadville, Colorado. A man in a hat and jacket sits on some downed timber on a slope above mine tailings. Log and wood frame residences, barns, sheds, and false fronts are in the middleground. Laundry hangs on lines and large piles...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1879]
    • Water power plant Montgomery City Colo

    • The water power plant at Montgomery, Park County, Colorado, consists of a frame wheel construction. Water rushes through rocks; trees, slopes, and the flume are in the background.
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Water power--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.
    • 1865
    • Aspen, Colo.

    • Right side of panoramic view from Aspen Mountain, over town of Aspen, Pitkin County, Colorado with slopes of Smuggler Mountain in background. Landmarks among residences include: a tall wooden tower and St. Mary's Church.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1915]

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