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    • Looking toward Telegraph Hill, San Francisco, Calif.

    • Panoramic view of Telegraph Hill from North Beach after the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco, California. People walk among the ruins of buildings and houses. Rubble litters the landscape. Sailing and steamships are in the harbor and San Francisco...
    • North Beach (San Francisco, Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Telegraph Hill (San Francisco, Calif.)--1900-1910.; Earthquakes.; Ruins.
    • c1906
    • Nob Hill from Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, Calif.

    • Panoramic view of San Francisco, California, after the earthquake and fire of 1906. Shows the remains of apartment, houses, commercial buildings and the shell of the St. Francis of Assisi Church (now the National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi)...
    • National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi (San Francisco, Calif.)--1900-1910.; North Beach (San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Bays (Bodies of water); Earthquakes.;...
    • [1906]
    • Nob Hill from Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, Calif.

    • Panoramic view of San Francisco, California, after the earthquake and fire of 1906. Shows the remains of churches, apartment, commercial and government buildings in North Beach near San Francisco Bay. Telegraph Hill is in the distance. Steam and...
    • North Beach (San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Bays (Bodies of water); Earthquakes.; Fires.; Ruins.
    • c1906
    • Denver High School: East Side Annual 1913

    • 1913 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913
    • East Denver High School: 1915

    • 1915 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1915
    • Annual: East Denver High School, 1917

    • 1917 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • Lawrence Street, Denver

    • Pedestrians walk along the sidewalk in the left foreground on Lawrence Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Two horse-drawn carriages drive down the street; carriages are parked on the far side of the street. The Denver Fur Company and Joslins Dry...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Awnings--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Jennings Hotel

    • Men and women pose beside the Jennings Hotel (Graymont Hotel) in Graymont (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Men wear suits and stand near women in dresses who sit sidesaddle on horseback beside the frame and log hotel building. A sign on the gabled,...
    • Jennings Hotel (Graymont, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Graymont (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Graymont--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Graymont--1880-1890.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Graymont--1880-1890.; Georgetown, Breckenridge, and...
    • [between 1884 and 1889?]
    • Colorado Spr's and Pike's Peak

    • View of Pike's Peak and Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company train cars and a passenger car are at a stone depot. Railroad cars read: "Santa Fe Route, Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe 18440" and...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.
    • [between 1883 and 1898]
    • Ocean Park, Ocean Promenade

    • Vacationers sit on benches and walk on Pier Avenue in Ocean Park in Santa Monica (Los Angeles County), California. Above the pedestrians, chairs sit on a second story balcony. Across the street, an outdoor band shell is built into the second floor...
    • Santa Monica (Calif.)--1900-1920.; Benches--California--Santa Monica--1900-1920.; Commercial facilities--California--Santa Monica--1900-1920.; People--California--Santa Monica--1900-1920.; Sitting--California--Santa Monica--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1907 and 1915?]
    • D. & R.G. 52

    • Men pose in front of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive number "52" in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. The men wear leather gloves and hats. Frame houses and telegraph poles are near the tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1900-1910.; Chama (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Railroad employees--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • D. & R.G. 52

    • Men pose in front of Denver and Rio Grande Railroad locomotive number "52" in Chama (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico. The men wear leather gloves and hats. Frame houses and telegraph poles are near the tracks.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1900-1910.; Chama (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Railroad employees--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--New Mexico--Chama--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Freighting in the Black Hills

    • View of covered freight wagons and ox teams in a field between Deadwood and Sturgis in Lawrence County, South Dakota. A stand of trees, rock formations and a telegraph pole are visible in the distance. Wagon masters pose with whips near their rigs.
    • Lawrence County (S.D.)--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--South Dakota--Lawrence County--1870-1880.; Ox teams--South Dakota--Lawrence County--1870-1880.; Wagon trains--South Dakota--Lawrence County--1870-1880.
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    • Central Block, Omaha in 1868

    • People and a horse-drawn stagecoach are outside the Central Block, a three-story brick commercial building on Farnam Street between 13th (Thirteenth) and 14th (Fourteenth) Streets in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows sidewalks and telegraph...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Commercial facilities--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Chestnut St. from Harrison Avenue, Leadville

    • This early view of a busy dirt Chestnut Street in Leadville, Colorado includes horse drawn carriages, wagons loaded with goods, horses in the street, pedestrians on the boardwalks, and telephone or telegraph poles with handbills on the left. A two...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Dale Creek Bridge

    • The wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle over a rocky canyon in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows telegraph poles and guy wires near the narrow canyon.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Trestles--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Snow in Central City

    • Snow covers the ground in Central City, Colorado, after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. A dirt road runs through the foreground below a slight hill where a metal fence borders a piece of property. A telephone or telegraph pole stands in the...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.
    • [1913]
    • South cor. Dump Mt.

    • View of a curve in Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks on Dump Mountain on Veta Pass (La Veta Pass) in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows steep, rocky slopes and telegraph poles beside the railroad grade.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Huerfano County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Huerfano County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1877 and 1890?]
    • Manti from Railroad Station

    • View of the Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, the Mormon Tabernacle, on Temple Hill in the town of Manti, Sanpete County, Utah. Shows a wall surrounding the church site. The temple is a castellated style with Gothic...
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints--Buildings--1880-1890.; Manti Temple (Utah)--1880-1890.; Manti (Utah)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Utah--Manti--1880-1890.; Mormon churches--Utah--Manti--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • The Pride of Leadville, Col. U.S.A.

    • This view, from the south, of horse drawn wagons and carriages up Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, includes brick commercial blocks with awnings, the old Lake County Courthouse with Lady Justice and her scales, and the Tabor Grand Hotel in...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Telegraph...
    • 1890
    • Fort Steele, Wyoming Territory in 1868

    • View of frame buildings and canvas tents beside the North Platte River at Fort Fred Steele (Carbon County), Wyoming. Shows probably telegraph wires and barrels stacked beside buildings.
    • Fort Fred Steele (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; North Platte River--1860-1870.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Fort Fred Steele--1860-1870.; Rivers--Wyoming--Fort Fred Steele--1860-1870.; Tents--Wyoming--Fort Fred Steele--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • On Pikes Peak, alt. 14147 ft.

    • Well dressed men, women, and a young girl pose in front of the U.S. Signal Station, a stone stone weather station building near the cog-railroad tracks of the Manitou & Pikes Peak Railway on the summit of Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado. The...
    • United States. Army. Signal Corps.--Buildings--1900-1910.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1890-1900.; Meteorological stations--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso...
    • [1892 Sept. 1]
    • The walls of the canon Grand River

    • View of Glenwood Canyon in Garfield County, Colorado. The Colorado River, Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company tracks, telegraph poles, and wooden posts are nearby.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1900.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1900.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Garfield County--1880-1900.; Railroad...
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Golden Gate

    • View of entrance to Golden Gate Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado, shows toll road leading to Black Hawk, Central City and Nevadaville.
    • Golden Gate Canyon (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1860-1880.; Toll roads--Colorado--Jefferson County--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • 1st switchboard, Grand Junction

    • Interior view of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph switchboard office area, in Grand Junction, Colorado, shows two female switchboard operators behind a wooden spindle balustrade with swinging door. A group of men, women and one boy pose...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--1900-1910.; Telephone operators--Colorado--Grand Junction--1900-1910.; Telephone switchboards--Colorado--Grand Junction--1900- 1910.
    • 1903
    • Grand Island, Nebraska in 1867

    • View of frame buildings in Grand Island (Hall County), Nebraska. People are on the porch of the "OK Store" and a horse drawn wagon is parked in the street. Shows a "Saloon," wooden sidewalks, houses with fenced yards, a church with a bell tower...
    • Grand Island (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Bars--Nebraska--Grand Island--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Nebraska--Grand Island--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Gregory Monument dedication

    • A fire hydrant stands in the foreground of this view of Gregory Diggings in Mountain City near Central City, Colorado, at the July 23, 1932 dedication of the Gregory Monument to John H. Gregory, who first discovered gold in the area in 1859. A...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dedications--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Fire hydrants--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1930-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Mountain...
    • [1932]
    • Harrison Avenue in Leadville

    • This view to the northwest of busy Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado shows a street filled with pedestrians on boardwalks, carriages and horse drawn wagons, one with milk cans. The three story brick commercial block on the corner has a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Harrison Avenue in September

    • View southwest on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes the old Lake County Courthouse, with Lady Justice and her scales crowning the tower. Other brick and wood businesses line the street, some with awning. Pedestrian are on the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Courthouses--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Hat Creek stage station on Cheyenne-Deadwood stage

    • Men pose near log one-story buildings of the Hat Creek Stage Station in Niobrara County, Wyoming. They sit on horseback, stand near a hitching post or lean beside an underground structure (cellar) with rounded walls and antlers displayed on the...
    • Niobrara County (Wyo.)--1870-1890.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Niobrara County--1870-1890.; Men--Wyoming--Niobrara County--1870-1890.; Transportation facilities--Wyoming--Niobrara County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1883]
    • Iowa Mill, Silverton, Colo.

    • Shows multi-story, frame Iowa stamp mill buildings, a smokestack, ore piles, and aerial tramway cables and support structures in the Arrastra Basin near Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Telegraph poles are on a hillside in the San Juan...
    • Arrastra Basin (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Iowa Mine (San Juan County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; San Juan County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mills--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.; Ore industry--Colorado--Silverton--1900-1910.
    • [1902]
    • Snow in Central City

    • background. A telephone or telegraph pole stands on the street corner.; Huge piles of snow stand in front of the First National Bank at the corner of Eureka and Main street in Central City, Colorado, after the "Big Snow" in December of 1913. A...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952--Homes & haunts--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Central City (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Banks--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Central City--1910-1920.
    • [1913]
    • Gregory Monument, Central City, Colorado

    • A telegraph or telephone pole stands in front of a sign reading: "On this ground, later known as Gregory Diggings, John H. Gregory discovered the first gold quartz mine in Colorado. May 6, 1859. This lode has produced $20,000,000.00 in gold." The...
    • Gregory, John H.--Monuments & memorials--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Telecommunication lines--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [1932]
    • Chestnut Street, Leadville

    • Chestnut Street was once the busiest street in Leadville, Colorado. Several horse-drawn wagons and pedestrians move along the busy street in front of businesses. John Lieninger's Book & Stationery store is next to D.L. Matthews' Notary Public and...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.; Telecommunication lines--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1900.
    • [between 1877 and 1900?]
    • Sweetwater Station, Wyo.

    • View of Sweetwater Station, a stage stop, Pony Express station, and military post for the protection of emigrants, on the Oregon Trail in Natrona County, Wyoming. Shows a stagecoach, a wagon train with covered wagons drawn by oxen, a man on...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater Pony Express Station (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1933
    • Burnt Ranch Station, Wyo.

    • A stagecoach approaches Burnt Ranch Station, a stage stop and military garrison on the California, Mormon and Oregon Trails, in Fremont County, Wyoming. Shows a log fortification with a tower and stockade. Armed soldiers, telegraph poles, and a...
    • California National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Fremont County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Forts &...
    • 1933
    • Telegraph work

    • Colorado National Guard soldiers work to repair or install telegraph wire on a wooden telegraph pole in the Cripple Creek mining district in "Camp Goldfield" in Victor (Teller County), Colorado, during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Shows...
    • Colorado. National Guard.--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Linemen--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Military camps--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.;...
    • [1903]
    • Pony rider passing outpost of telegraph construction

    • A Pony Express rider waves at a telegraph line construction crew on possibly the Oregon Trail. The crew waves back. North American Indians, on horseback, are on a ridge nearby. A wagon train and snow capped mountains are in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Linemen--1860-1870.; Pony Express--1860-1870.; Telegraph lines--1860-1870.; Wagon trains--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward movement--1860-1870.
    • 1936
    • Pony Express and stage station, Red Buttes, Wyo.

    • A Pony Express rider and a stagecoach leave the Red Buttes station in Natrona County, Wyoming. A lineman works on a telegraph line as a crew, with a mule-drawn wagon, secures the pole in the ground. The station consists of two log buildings with...
    • Stagecoach stations--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Bessemer Bend (Wyo. : River bend)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; North Platte River--1860-1879.; Red Buttes (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Linemen--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1933
    • Cripple Creek

    • Group portrait of members of the Colorado National Guard in front of a tent during the Western Federation of Miners labor strike. Men sit or stand in uniforms, hats, tall boots, and swords. Shows frame buildings and probably telegraph poles in the...
    • Colorado. National Guard.--People--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Teller County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Military camps--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.;...
    • [1903]
    • Main St. north from N.Y. Ave.

    • View of businesses on Main Street in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows a well in the middle of the dirt street, telegraph poles and signs on businesses that read: "Red Lion Inn, J.H. Adams," "Oyster Depot, New York and Baltimore Oysters...
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • [1881]
    • Promontory, Utah

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad and Central Pacific Railroad tracks, a switch and railroad signal at Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah. A man stands beside the tracks. Shows a railroad car on a Shoo-Fly (temporary track), telegraph poles, a United...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Promontory (Utah)--1860-1870.; Flags--American--1860-1870.; Railroad cars--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Railroad signals--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.;...
    • 1869

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