Skip to main content

Scenery of the Pikes Peak region

Identifier: C Photo Album 254

Scope and Contents

Views of Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs and the surrounding area; some images of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and an unidentified pueblo.


  • between 1880 and 1890?

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.


1 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition



Cover title.


Formerly PAFI Album # 254


Most photographic prints are identified.


Typed note reads: "Scenery of the Pikes Peak region. [Album of 28 views, some engraved, others original photographs.] Oblong 8vo. Paper covers. [Colorado c. 1880.] An engaging series of views of Colorado Springs, Manitou, Cheyenne Mountain, and other notable sights of the area intermixed with photographs of picnics, croquet parties, and other contemporary forms of amusement in the Colorado of the eighties."

Table of Contents

Colorado Springs society -- A Colorado nightingale -- North Cheyenne Canyon -- South Cheyenne Canon, Seven Falls -- Picnic at Cheyenne Mountain -- Colorado Springs, Antlers Hotel -- Manitou Springs, Colorado -- Parkdale, Colorado, Arkansas River -- Englemans canon. Ute Iron Spring and hotel -- Williams Canon the narrows -- Mr. Snedens's billiard room and photographic studio -- Mount Hiawatha, Camerons cone, Midland railroad bridge -- Rainbow falls, Ute Pass -- Garden of the Gods Gateway -- Stedman family on silk painted in Japan -- Indian houses New Mexico -- Cascade -- House of Governor of pueblo -- Indian Pueblo near Santa Fé, N.M. -- A Pueblo Indian -- Oldest house in America, Santa Fé -- Oldest Church in America -- Gold museum, Santa Fé -- Old Governors Palace Santa Fe Residence of Judge Prince, Willie Prince & Ames [?] -- Marshall's croquet party.

Processing Information

loose pages; some photographic prints soiled.

Finding Aid for the Scenery of the Pikes Peak region[graphic]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

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