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Title Central City, Colorado
Catalog Number P2001.47.15
Object Name cabinet card
Description Albumen print mounted on plain card stock of Central City, Colorado.
Date circa 1881
People Tabor, Elizabeth Bonduel McCourt "Baby" Doe
McCourt, Elizabeth Bonduel
Doe, Elizabeth Bonduel McCourt "Baby"
Doe, Harvey
Subjects Cities & towns
Mining
Silver mining
Small Commercial Enterprises
Stores & shops
Storefronts
Mountains
Rocky Mountains
Houses
Churches
Photographer Jackson, William Henry
Collection Baby Doe Tabor Collection
Catalog date 2008-09-26
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Neg # 2414
Notes Elevated view of Central City, Colorado. The picture was take from the mountains looking down on the town. Some prominent buildings include: Temple of Fashion and the Teller House, but homes, churches ect. are also visible. William Harvey Doe and his son Harvey invested in silver mines here prior 1877. Elizebeth Mcourt "Baby" Doe and her Husband settled here in July 1877 after their wedding in Oshkosh. The couple had financial problems when the mine failed and a troubled marriage. She divorced him in 1880 and left for Leadville.
Orig/copy Original