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Photographs Colorado Co-operative Company

Identifier: C Photo Album 202

Scope and Contents

Views of the construction of an irrigation canal by the Colorado Co-operative Company in Montrose County, Colorado. Images of the canal, sawmill, laborers, residents and school children in Pinon, and views of Tabeguache Park.


  • 1902

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

The Colorado Co-operative Company was established to construct an irrigation canal for the residents of Pinon, Montrose County, Colorado.


1 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: M. F. Milner.


Cover title.


Titles and image numbers inked in photographic prints.


Album has a cyanotype oilcloth cover.


Formerly PAFI Album # 202

Table of Contents

Headgate camp -- View of the Colorado Co-operative Company's ditch near Headgate -- Sawmill crew at Colorado Cooperative Company's sawmill -- Colorado Co-operative Company's sawmill -- Pinon looking south -- Pinon School -- Cottonwood trestle looking north -- Ditch crew at Bowen's camp -- "Lucifer's Tunnel" - Colorado Co-operative Company's ditch -- Rockwork [sic] on Colorado Co-operative Company's ditch - Four miles below Pinon -- Looking north across Tabeguache Park from Tarkoff Hill -- Tabeguache Park from initial point looking west. La Salle mountains in Utah in distance.

Processing Information

album cover is worn and ragged, some photographic prints are soiled.

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States