Selected Library of Congress Resources for Colorado
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The extensive collections at the Library of Congress contain historic artifacts and cultural materials from across the U.S. The list below is just a sample of the many Colorado resources available for free on the Library's Web site.
Teachers can find even more primary sources, along with the tools to help use them in the classroom, at www.loc.gov/teachers. They can also search the Library's American Memory or Prints and Photographs collections.
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Bird's eye view of Denver, Colorado, 1908. Denver Lith. Co. Denver  c1907.
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Hauling crates of peaches from the orchard to the shipping shed, Delta County, Colo, 1940
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Life in Colorado--The Chances for Fortunes in the Mines--Mining and Farming...
Cripple Creek, 1967
Cripple Creek barroom scene, 1899
Gateway, Union Depot, Denver
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America the beautiful, 1917
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Part of the Vast Billboard Campaign of the Woman's Party. Putting up billboard in Denver-- 1916.
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A group of cowboys
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Colorado & Southern Railway Denver Roundhouse Complex, Seventh Street...
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An Act To establish the Rocky Mountain National Park in the State of Colorado
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Denver, Colorado. Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942, photographer. c1898.
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