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    • First home of Mrs. Margaret Schneider, Seibert, Colo.

    • View of sod buildings identified as a sod barn and a sod house in Seibert (Kit Carson County), Colorado. Shows a fence, a haystack, a one-story barn, a house with a low-pitched roof, and a timber arch over what is identified as a water well.
    • Hawthorne, James--Homes & haunts.; Schneider, Margaret--Homes & haunts.; Seibert (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Barns--Colorado--Seibert--1880-1900.; Farmhouses--Colorado--Seibert--1880-1900.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Seibert--1880-1900.
    • [between 1889 and 1900?]
    • Soddy, Plains Conservation Center

    • View of a replica of a sod house at the Plains Conservation Center in Aurora (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The soddy, made from sod bricks covered with a layer of scored mud, has a slightly sloped roof, a tall chimney pipe, a single window with...
    • Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Aurora (Colo.)--2010-2020. .; Sod buildings.; Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Sod houses--Colorado--Aurora--Pictorial works.; Aurora...
    • 2010
    • Settlers

    • Women and children pose with a dog, puppy, and cat by a sod house in probably Kansas; shows chairs, barrels, and a pitcher. One woman holds a bonnet.
    • Children--Kansas--1870-1880.; Families--Kansas--1870-1880.; Sod buildings z Kansas--1870-1880.; Women--Kansas--1870-1880.
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    • M. B. Gill, Ft. Morgan, Colo.

    • Six men and three young girls stand in front of a sod house in Ft. Morgan, Colorado. One of the men next to the girls appears to be wearing a skirt.
    • Gill, Mark B.--Family--1870-1880.; Gill, Mark B.--Homes & haunts--1870-1880.; Fort Morgan (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Houses--Colorado--Fort Morgan--1870-1880.
    • 1871
    • MacLean soddy, Plains Conservation Center

    • View of the MacLean soddy at the Plains Conservation Center (21901 East Hampden Ave) in Aurora (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The replica soddy is made of sod bricks, with a smooth layer of mud on the exterior, it has windows, a slightly pitched roof...
    • Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Aurora (Colo.)--2010-2020. .; Sod buildings.; Windmills.; Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Sod houses--Colorado--Aurora--Pictorial...
    • 2010
    • Sod house

    • This sod house, 4610 Robb Street, Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, comprises the Wheat Ridge Historic Park.
    • Wheat Ridge Historic Park (Wheat Ridge, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Historic parks--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1970-1980.; Wheat Ridge (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1970-1980.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Sod house

    • This sod house, 4610 Robb Street, Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, comprises the Wheat Ridge Historic Park.
    • Wheat Ridge Historic Park (Wheat Ridge, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Historic sites--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1970-1980.; Wheat Ridge (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1970-1980.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1970 and 1980]
    • Dugout, Plains Conservation Center

    • View of cow near a dugout at the Plains Conservation Center (21901 East Hampden Ave) in Aurora (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The dugout is built into the side of a hill and uses sod bricks to close off the structure with a wood plank door. A...
    • Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Aurora (Colo.)--2010-2020. .; Dugout houses.; Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Earth houses--Colorado--Aurora--Pictorial works.; Sod...
    • 2010
    • Pasture with several sheep, houses in background

    • Log building with sod roof, root or earth cellar and additional house or building in background with sheep and pasture in foreground; wooden post corral and sod roof barn, and unhitched wagons.
    • Corrals--1880-1890.; Farms--1880-1900.; Log cabins--1880-1890.; Sheep--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • First hotel, Glenwood Spgs.

    • Patrons and employees stand outside Fred Barlow's Grand Springs Hotel, a one-story log cabin with a sod roof in the town of Glenwood Springs (formerly known as Defiance), Colorado, in Garfield County. Participants in the wedding celebration are...
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1880-1890.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1880-1890.; Weddings--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Danielson School

    • View of the Danielson School at the Plains Conservation Center, located at 21901 East Hampden Avenue, Aurora, Colorado. The one-room sod building has a tar paper roof with a small copula over the entrance. The facade has a single window with wood...
    • Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; Danielson School (Aurora, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Aurora (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Schools.; Sod buildings.; Plains Conservation Center (Aurora, Colo.)--Buildings--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1993
    • Cow Boys of the Dolores

    • Cowboys on horseback, and a dog, pose in front of a sod roofed log building. The men wear wide brimmed hats, shirts with neckerchiefs or vests, and chaps.
    • Cowboys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--1880-1900.; Sod buildings--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Sodhouse

    • A shingle-roofed sod house in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado, is covered with vines.
    • Wheat Ridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Town Co's Office, Grand Junction

    • View of Grand Junction Town & Development Company's first office, on 2nd (Second) and Ute Streets, in Grand Junction, Colorado, with R.D. Mobley and Mrs. Jackson posed in front of the small one-room log cabin with sod roof. A "dress making" sign is...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Cha's Burton's cmmissary [sic], South Fork, Colo.

    • View of Charles Burton's commissary in South Fork, (Baxterville), Rio Grande County, Colorado; shows men, log and sod cabins, a pick ax, shovel, saw, oil barrel, sharpening wheels, and a carpenter's square.
    • South Fork (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--South Fork--1890-1900.; Sod buildings--Colorado--South Fork--1910-1920.; Burton, Charles--Homes & haunts.
    • 1896
    • 2d & 3d Town Co's. office, Grand Junction

    • View of Grand Junction Town and Improvement Company's buildings, Grand Junction, Colorado, shows two different views which include a one- story log cabin with sod roof and a two-story gable roof brick building with falsefront. Men and a woman...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Kansas

    • View of a family and farm in Kansas; shows boys, girls, a dog, horses, sod and frame buildings, barn, and cattle pens.
    • Families--Kansas--1880-1890.; Farms--Kansas--1880-1890.; Sod buildings--Kansas--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Commissary, Chas Burton's Tie Camp, South Fork, Colo.

    • View of Charles Burton's commissary in South Fork, (Baxterville), Rio Grande County, Colorado; shows women, girls, men, log and sod cabins, tools, a corral, haystack, wagons, a buggy, and hay rake.
    • South Fork (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--South Fork--1890-1900.; Girls--Colorado--South Fork--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--South Fork--1890-1900.; Sod buildings--Colorado--South Fork--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--South...
    • September 15, 1896
    • Telegraph office

    • Photo of an ink drawing of Indians sitting next to a fire in Julesburg, Colorado in Sedgwick County. A farmer with a broad-brimmed hat stands next to a sod house that is missing an entire wall. A wood-frame house is in the background.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Julesburg--1890-1910.; Julesburg (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Julesburg--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Settlers

    • Men and a boy and a girl pose by a sod house, probably in Kansas; two of the men smoke pipes. One of the men is elderly and has a beard.
    • Families--Kansas--1870-1880.; Houses--Kansas--1870-1880.; Sod buildings--Kansas--1870-1880.
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    • Wounded Knee store

    • George Bartlett, Deputy U.S. Marshall for the Pine Ridge and Rosebud reservations, poses wearing heavy winter coats in front of the post office and store operated by Louis Mousseau, on the Native American Dakota Sioux, Pine Ridge Agency, South...
    • Dakota Indians--Government relations--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Government relations--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.; Wounded Knee (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Carts &...
    • 1891
    • Pueblo, Colo. The Old Town

    • View of the Old Town area (also called Goat Hill, Smelter Hill, and Old Mexico) in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows a hillside community of tightly clustered one-story adobe residences and shacks with sod & metal roofs. Yards are divided by...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Adobe houses--Colorado--Pueblo--1900-1910.; Huts--Colorado--Pueblo--1900-1910.; Neighborhoods--Colorado--Pueblo--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Grant's bed in the Teller House

    • The bed in the Teller House in Central City, Colorado, where President Grant slept when he visited Central City is of mahogany. The arched headboard has finials and a carved, floral design with a similar design on the footboards. The bed has white...
    • Teller House (Central City, Colo.)--Facilities--1920-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Central City--1920-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Central City--1920-1940.; Interiors--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Original town site cabin, Grand Junction, Colo.

    • View of first school house, at the original town site located on the south side of Colorado Avenue, between 4th (Fourth) and 5th (Fifth) Streets, in Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a one-story log cabin with sod roof, vertical logs, single...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Oil painting

    • Framed, landscape painting shows a sod house and grass.
    • Houses--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Pavilion, City Park

    • Two workmen lay sod on the lawn near the City Park Pavilion in Denver, Colorado. The building is a two story Spanish style pavilion designed by John J. Humphreys and William E. Fisher. Shows the Sopris Memorial Sundial and gardens.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1930?]
    • "My Home in the Rocky Mountains" from a sketch.

    • Panoramic view of the Bird homestead, situated in a valley in Colorado. Horizontal cabin with a gable and a sod roof. Lake behind cabin. Horse-drawn wagon in foreground, along with several horses. Rocky Mountains in the background.
    • Log cabins.; Bishop, Isabella Bird--Homes & haunts.
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    • 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
    • The first house in Cripple Creek - December, 1891

    • Illustration depicts first house in Cripple Creek, Colorado (Fremont prior to incorporation); man is seated in single entryway of one- story log cabin with low gable roof, rear stone chimney, and sod roof (possibly); canvas tent and flat-roof shed...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Hog pens

    • Plank and stone walls surround hog pens at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. A wooden loading chute is in the foreground; a sod roofed shed, hopper type feeder, and woodpiles are within the enclosure. Dirt road follows one side, weedy...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Swine--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1932
    • Mentone Apartment house 18th & Sherman

    • View of the Mentone apartments (under construction) at 125 East 11th (Eleventh) Avenue in Denver, Colorado; the Mission Revival style building has corbeled brick, an occulus window, towers with eyebrow roofs, balconies, and leaded glass. Rolls of...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Adobe house

    • View of an abandoned adobe house near San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. Shows an adobe brick building with a sod roof and door and window openings. Sagebrush and trees are nearby. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains are in the distance.
    • Adobe buildings.; Houses.; Adobe houses--Colorado--Costilla County--Pictorial works.; Costilla County (Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Costilla County (Colo.)--2000-2010.
    • [between 2005 and 2006?]
    • 308 E. Third, Glengarry House

    • Early view of East 3rd (Third) Street in Leadville, Colorado, includes log cabins with sod roofs side by side with with new board and batten or false front structures. A man stands on the boardwalk in front of a two-story hewn log false front with...
    • McDonald, A. A.--Homes & haunts--1870-1880.; Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • Cheyenne Mtn. School, kindergarten

    • View of Cheyenne Mountain School, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado; shows the adobe kindergarten building with vigas, sod porch roof, and rock-lined walkways.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Kindergartens--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Fort Robinson, Nebraska

    • North America Indians (probably Sioux) and white men, a woman and children stand by the one and two story log buildings of the post trader's store at Fort Robinson (Dawes County), Nebraska. Shows a long stack of firewood, horses, and a log fence...
    • Dakota Indians--Nebraska--Fort Robinson--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Nebraska--Fort Robinson--1870-1880.; Fort Robinson (Neb.)--1870-1880.; Forts & fortifications--Nebraska--Fort Robinson--1870-1880.; Mercantile facilities--Nebraska--Fort...
    • [1876?]
    • White Rock Point bet Cumbres and Chama

    • View of three sod roofed log buildings, a Denver & Rio Grande train, and a pond, possibly Cumbres Pass, Conejos County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Costilla County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Costilla County--1880-1890.; Sod buildings--Colorado--Costilla County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890]
    • Ready to take off on an outing to Trappers Lake, in Yampa, across  from Antlers Hotel

    • People pose in Yampa (Egeria,) Routt County, Colorado, with horses, burros, and supplies. A sod roofed log house is behind them.
    • Yampa (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Log buildings--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Pack animals--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Yampa--1900-1910.
    • 1900?
    • Wildwood School preschool

    • The Wildwood preschool in Aspen, Colorado is a one story, earthen building built into the side of a hill. The rounded sides and the top of the structure are covered with sod. It has entryways constructed of arched wood. Aspen trees are in the...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Schools--Colorado--Aspen--1960-1970.
    • [about 1965?]
    • Montgomery C.T.

    • View of log, frame, and probably mine buildings in Montgomery (Park County), Colorado. Cabins have log or sod roofs, stone chimneys, and metal pipes. Shows a wooden water wheel and timber piles between houses. A commercial building sign reads:...
    • Montgomery (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Log cabins--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Montgomery--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Largest hay barn in the state of Wyoming, Colonel Torry's M Ranch

    • View of men in front of a log barn, at what is identified as Colonel Torry's M Ranch, in Hat Creek (Niobrara County), Wyoming. The barn has a gabled roof, a transom over a main entrance and cupolas with vents. Men are identified left to right as:...
    • Hat Creek (Wyo. : Town)--1880-1890.; Barns--Wyoming--Hat Creek--1880-1890.; Log buildings--Wyoming--Hat Creek--1880-1890.; Men--Wyoming--Hat Creek--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Old Town, Pueblo

    • View of "Old Town" (area also called Goat Hill, Smelter Hill, or "Old Mexico"), Pueblo, Colorado, a hillside community of tightly clustered one-story adobe residences and shacks; shows make-shift houses with sod & metal roofs, yards divided by...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • 1900

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