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  • 1907 Labor Day Parade
  • Columbine mine school, 1st and 2nd grades
  • Young people at Schofield's Lake
  • A young girl in a ballerina outfit
  • Woodmen of the World lodge ball
  • A wooden silo surrounded by scaffolding
  • A woman with a muffler stands outside a house in the snow
  • A woman wearing a riding outfit, standing next to a horse
  • A woman standing on the front porch of a house in the snow
  • A woman sitting in a car
  • A woman feeding turkeys
  • A woman and man stand outside a house in the snow
  • A woman and a boy sitting in a cart hitched to a burro
  • Willow Glen school
  • William
  • William Reese funeral
  • William Lowe, coal miner
  • William Hurd, about 18 years old
  • Wenberg-Peterson house at the corner of Gough and Simpson, after a snowstorm
  • Webber Livery and Feed Stable
  • Webber Garage's truck
  • W. H. Frantz store fire, smoke surrounding building
  • W. H. Frantz store burning, rear view
  • W. H. Frantz store and I.O.O.F. Lodge building
  • W.B.A. Lodge officers
  • Vulcan mine, No. 5
  • Vulcan 1913.
  • Vulcan 1913.
  • Victor Liscomb, about three years old, riding a donkey
  • Valmont power plant, exterior
  • UMWA Local 1388 baseball team, Lafayette
  • The U.M.W.A. Local no. 1388 union hall after the 1913 snowstorm
  • Two young girls dressed as a bride and bridesmaid
  • Two men and a tractor in a harvest field
  • Two girls on a mountain trail
  • Two girls in the snow outside the Franz store
  • Tom Williams - Ray Noble, blacksmith shop, Simpson mine, 1917.
  • Tom Chapman shovelling snow
  • The tipple at Hiway Mine
  • Three men in union baseball team uniforms standing in a yard
  • Three men in front of the Columbine mine tipple, Nov. 7, 1931
  • Three men and a boy standing on top of a snow drift behind a building
  • Three children, a woman and a dog sit in the snow on a sidewalk
  • Thomas and Arminta Beynon
  • Sunnyside Mine, December 1912, deep snow
  • Students standing in front of Willow Glen school
  • Students standing in front of first school building in Lafayette
  • Students dressed up for
  • Strathmore Mine, Dec. 10th, 1913.
  • Sterling Autrey and Boots Noble in Uncle Sam costumes
  • Standard Mine tipple and train tracks
  • Standard Mine Tipple
  • Standard Coal Mine, Lafayette, Colo.
  • Soldiers riding in formation
  • Soldiers ride in pairs during a drill
  • Soldiers practicing with their sabers
  • Soldier making biscuits with children watching
  • Soldier and horse jumping a hurdle
  • Smoke from the Frantz Store fire at 500 East Simpson Street
  • Sixteen union miners jailed in Denver, visited by wives and family, June 1911
  • Six men standing outside of Lafayette's City Hall
  • Six men on the front porch of the Lafayette City Hall
  • Simpson Street looking east, La Fayette [sic], Colo.
  • Simpson Street, looking east
  • Simpson St. looking west
  • Simpson Mine machine shops, 1918.
  • Simpson Mine, 1908.
  • Simpson Mine
  • Simpson Coal Mine, Lafayette, Colo.
  • Silver loving cup
  • Side-front view of the burning W. H. Frantz store
  • Shoveled sidewalk after snowstorm, Dec. 4, 1913
  • Shamrock Mine, about 1918.
  • The senior class of Lafayette High School, 1921
  • Second grade, Lafayette Grammar School, 1912
  • Sarah
  • Sarah
  • Sarah Kettle
  • Ruth Gwinnup standing on a train with a doll
  • Ruth Gwinnup standing in a back yard
  • Ruth Gwinnup in the snow
  • The ruins of the W. H. Frantz store after the 1914 fire
  • Rubble of the Frantz Store building after the fire of June 21, 1914
  • Rocky Mountain Fuel Company, the day shift at the Industrial Mine, Superior, Colorado, Aug. 17, 1942
  • The Rocky Mountain Fuel Company foremen, Columbine Mine, Serene, Colo., Aug 13, 1942.
  • Rocky Mountain company store, grocery section
  • Rocky Mountain company store, dry goods section
  • Road construction on the old Lincoln Highway, now Highway 287
  • The Rex No. 2 mine in Louisville
  • Reunion of Lafayette's first school students, 1921
  • Reese home at 109 East Simpson Street
  • Red Cross volunteers in front of the Lafayette Vocational Building
  • Rebekah Lodge drill team
  • Rebekah Assembly held at Montrose, Colorado, Oct. 14, 15, 16 and 17, 1895
  • Rear view of the W. H. Frantz store burning
  • Pythian Sisters meeting in auditorium
  • Pythian Sisters drill team
  • Pythian Sisters drill team
  • Public school building, Erie, Colorado
  • Power plant, George snyder standing with ledger book
  • Power plant at Lafayette.
  • Pool hall in former Moon's Meat Market
  • Peterson Wenberg house, 210 E. Simpson
  • People watch fire at the W.H. Frantz store
  • A party given by Lions, 1921.
  • Original house at stage stop
  • Old C and S depot
  • Odd Fellows group portrait
  • Odd Fellows and Rebekah's, I.O.O.F. Lodge, 1920, the first Lion's Club
  • National Fuel Company, Eagle Mine, Erie, Colorado, Aug. 20, 1942
  • National Fuel Co. Puritan Mine, Jan. 6, 1922
  • Nanny and Daddy Kettle
  • Mr. Vaughn's funeral flowers
  • Mr. Thomas Johns, Lafayette store keeper
  • Mr. Gwinnup standing in the snow of the snowstorm in May, 1912
  • Mr. Barrett at Shamrock Mine, about 1918.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Vaughn and daughter Elizabeth
  • The Morier shaft
  • The Morier shaft
  • Moon's Meat Market, 400 block E. Simpson
  • Moon's Meat Market, 304 E. Simpson
  • Mollie Miller and Laura Kimbark
  • Mock wedding
  • Miss Enman's first grade class, Lafayette Grammar School
  • Mining crew at the Lehigh Mine
  • Mining crew at Leyden Mine
  • Miners, Rocky Mountain Fuel Company night shift at the Columbine Mine in Serene, Colo.
  • Miners in front of the tipple at the State mine, April 25, 1927
  • Miner's family in Erie
  • Militia camp at Superior during strike of 1910
  • Methodist Church, Lafayette, Colo.
  • Members of the Reese family at Eldora, about 1909
  • Martha Brown and Rig Franks in a horse-drawn buggy
  • A man watches the W. H. Frantz store fire
  • A man walks by the burning W. H. Frantz store building
  • A man leans on a shovel next to a drainage ditch
  • A man and a woman standing on snow in front of a house
  • Mammoth Power plant, Lafayette, Colorado.
  • Main Street, looking west
  • Main Street, Lafayette Colo., Dec. 4 1913
  • Main St. showing Bermont and Van Debergh's store, Lafayette, Colo.
  • Mail carrier with mail bags
  • Lydia Paige Simpson, wife of Joseph Simpson
  • Lucille Cundell in front of the high school building
  • Lizzie Davis
  • Lafayette's school building
  • Lafayette's first teacher, Mrs. Scott
  • Lafayette's champion hose team competing in Boulder
  • Lafayette's basketball team
  • Lafayette women in group portrait
  • Lafayette Welch men's choir
  • Lafayette vocational school, William Kellett, Jr., using a lathe
  • Lafayette seniors, class of 1938
  • Lafayette school's eighth grade class, seated in class room.
  • Lafayette School,
  • Lafayette school house, 1920
  • Lafayette school first grade class, 1919-20
  • Lafayette School first grade class, 1914
  • Lafayette Public School, third grade class, c. 1906
  • Lafayette Public School, secondary school class in 1909
  • Lafayette Public School play
  • Lafayette Public School, intermediate class in 1909
  • Lafayette Public School, fifth and sixth grade class of Miss Frances Wright, December 10, 1912
  • Lafayette public school class, 1909,
  • Lafayette Public School, 1897, Miss Barnd's room
  • Lafayette power plant under construction, earth moving, 1906
  • Lafayette Memorial Day parade
  • The Lafayette Junior Boosters
  • Lafayette Interurban power plant side exterior
  • Lafayette Interurban power plant exterior
  • The Lafayette House in the snow
  • Lafayette House at 600 East Simpson Street
  • Lafayette High School's junior class, 1916
  • Lafayette High School track team
  • Lafayette high school sophomore class, 1940.
  • Lafayette High School senior class, 1914-15
  • Lafayette High School home economics class for boys, 1929
  • Lafayette High School home economics class
  • Lafayette High School graduating class of 1926
  • Lafayette High School graduating class of 1920, with their sponsor
  • Lafayette High school girls basketball team sitting on the front steps of a building
  • Lafayette High School girls basketball team, 1927
  • Lafayette High School girls basketball team
  • Lafayette High School football team
  • Lafayette High School football team
  • Lafayette high school domestic science class, 1914-1915
  • Lafayette High School class of 1933
  • Lafayette High School class of 1911-1912
  • Lafayette high school class, 1916 or 1917.
  • Lafayette High School building
  • Lafayette High School boys basketball team
  • Lafayette High School basketball team in 1909
  • Lafayette High School basketball team
  • Lafayette grade school play, Tom Thumb wedding
  • Lafayette grade school, first grade class, 1917-18
  • Lafayette Garden Club, circa 1940
  • Lafayette Fire Dept. hose team racing
  • Lafayette Fire Dept. hose team in action, Grand Junction, 1931.
  • Lafayette Fire Dept. hose team, Grand Junction, Aug. 1931.
  • Lafayette Fire Department's hose team competes in Sterling, Colorado
  • Lafayette Fire Department hose team waits to begin race
  • Lafayette fire department hose team, harnessed for racing
  • Lafayette Fire Department hose team harnessed for a race
  • Lafayette electric power plant under construction in 1906
  • Lafayette eighth grade graduating class
  • Lafayette Colo., Dec. 4, 1913
  • The Lafayette Coal Diggers
  • Lafayette City Hall with fire department employees in front
  • Lafayette City Hall
  • Lafayette C & S depot
  • Lafayette basketball team, 1909
  • Lafayette baseball team with bats in teepee formation
  • Lafayette baseball team standing in a row
  • Lafayette baseball team, circa 1910
  • Lafayette baseball team, circa 1905
  • Lafayette barbershop, July 1917
  • Lafayette Bank on Simpson Street
  • Lafayette Band, twelve members, brass instruments
  • Lafayette band,
  • Lafayette all men's
  • Ladies Auxiliary, Sept. 3, 1911
  • Knights of Pythias perform the story of Damian and Pythias
  • Joseph Simpson holding a white chicken
  • Joseph Bowes Simpson
  • John on his way to work just before he enlisted Friday.
  • John and Julian Irwin's golden wedding reception, December 25, 1947, with four other couples celebrating fiftieth wedding anniversaries in 1947
  • John and Julian Irwin wedding picture
  • Jessie Irwin and Arlene Schofield at the telephone switchboard
  • Jack Long and Dan Thomas
  • Jack and Grace Metz at their fiftieth wedding anniversary party
  • J. F. MacCormack, the man that made it possible for Lafayette to be feared at the meets
  • J.D. Jones and Son Livery, Feed & Sales stable
  • Ira Gwinnup with three other men and a boy
  • Ira Gwinnup in the Lafayette Leader pressroom
  • Ira Gwinnup holding a string of fish
  • Interior view of the Valmont power plant, Boston room
  • Interior of the Vulcan mine
  • Interior of the Hein Garage
  • Interior of grocery store
  • Instructors at the public school, Erie, Colorado
  • Inside City Hall, 1919
  • Industrial mine buildings
  • Industrial mine and mining camp
  • Houses at 107 and 109 E. Simpson Street in snow
  • House and Simpson Mine in the snow
  • Hosing down the destroyed W. H. Frantz building
  • Horses and workers in a harvest field
  • Horse and buggy with passengers on Public Road in front of a saloon
  • Horace Davis' store, interior
  • HiWay Market, 212 S. Public Rd.
  • HiWay Food Market
  • High School, Lafayette Colo.
  • Happy Andrews in sports uniform
  • Gwinnup house in the snow
  • Group portrait of the members of the Knights of Pythias Lignite Lodge, number 64
  • Group portrait of Lafayette athletes in uniform
  • Group picture of grade school children in Lafayette
  • A group of women sitting in a car
  • Group of seven young girls standing on a Lafayette street
  • A group of people sitting on a wooden swing in a yard
  • A group of miners under the tipple at the Hiway mine
  • Group of men in the interior of the Eagle Mine
  • Group of Lafayette young people about 1904
  • A group of girls from a Sunday school class
  • A group of children dancing at a May Day celebration
  • A group of children at a birthday party
  • Grandma Reese and Maggie holding snowballs
  • Graduating class of 1929 in caps in gowns, standing on the front steps of Lafayette High School
  • The Gillis family
  • George Henry Stier and Euphemia Weir Stier, married August 20, 1907
  • Friendly Store, 305 E. Simpson
  • Friendly Market, 1940.
  • Fred Leisher's tobacco shop
  • Fourth grade class, Lafayette Grammar School, 1914
  • Formal portrait of Thomas Beynon and his children
  • Formal portrait of Thomas Beynon
  • Formal portrait of the Fisher family
  • Formal portrait of Ira, Mary Jane and Ruth Gwinnup
  • Formal portrait of
  • Formal portrait of girl seated.
  • Formal portrait of Allie Flint
  • Five women and a baby next to a large wagon
  • Five soldiers and one woman pose for a picture
  • First Joy loader at the Columbine mine
  • First floor of the burning W.H. Frantz store building collapses.
  • Fire truck with trophies in front
  • Fire department crew, formal portrait
  • Family picture of Susie, Roy and Justin Reich
  • Faculty at Lafayette High School
  • Exterior view of the Valmont Power power plant
  • Exterior view of 208 E. Cleveland Street
  • Exterior front of old Lafayette City Hall
  • Everett West inside the Eagle Mine
  • Ethel Scholes Slater
  • The end of life's journey
  • Ena Simpson Jones with friends
  • Ena Simpson Jones and friends having tea
  • Elizabeth Vaughn O'Day, Lafayette resident and school teacher
  • Elizabeth Vaughn O'Day as a child
  • Dick Morgan and Mary Simpson
  • Denver Omnibus Cab Co.
  • Delivering groceries
  • Dedication of the Baptist Church
  • Daniel Jones and his sister, Mary Jane Jones Moon
  • Dan Jones and a team of horses in the snow
  • Dan and Warren Moon, horse and buggy
  • Cousin's Store, interior, at 208 E. Simpson
  • Construction tents at the
  • Construction of the
  • Construction of the headgate at the
  • Construction completed on the Lafayette Power Plant and Plant Lake, 1906
  • Congregational Church, Lafayette, CO
  • Columbine mine school, grades 1 - 6
  • Coal miners over 60 years old - Columbine Mine
  • Class at the school at the Columbine mine
  • Children in front of Lafayette's old school building
  • Children in costume for a mock wedding
  • Champions
  • Champions
  • Cattle in a corral in front of a wooden silo
  • Cast of The Follies
  • Cast of a variety show at Lafayette High School
  • Cast members of Ship Ahoy graduation program
  • Cannon's residence, Lafayette
  • Campfire Girls gathered in front of a log hut
  • Campfire girls, 1925
  • C. Schweiger, age 17, wt. 197 lbs., Lafayette H.S.
  • Building at 309 E. Simpson Street
  • Bradley's boarding house on Cleveland Street, in the snow
  • Boys at the Columbine mine school
  • Black Diamond Mine interior
  • Bird's eye view of Lafayette
  • Bird's eye view of Lafayette
  • Biplane in field, side view
  • Biplane in field, rear view
  • Big string of fish
  • Bermont and Van Debergh's store with snow
  • Bell Cheese Factory
  • Baseball player and a boy standing in a yard
  • Barbara Hutchison Larson, about 1918
  • Baptist Church girls choir, Lafayette
  • Baptist Church congregation
  • Art Stutheidt with two buddies from WWI, 1918
  • Art Anderberg Bakery, later Scholes Bakery and Cash Market, at 414 E. Simpson
  • Army troops on horses, jumping over a culvert
  • Army camp in Lafayette, with soldiers and a dog
  • The American Federation of Musicians Local no. 92 band
  • Agnes Farris standing on a Lafayette street
  • Agnes Farris and two friends, standing on a street
  • Administration and teaching staff, Lafayette schools, 1924.
  • 1907 Labor Day Parade

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