Digital Collections | Center of Southwest Studies

Digital Collections

With support from the Collaborative Digitization Program, the Center of Southwest Studies has digitized over 12,000 items from its collections.

These photographs, which the Center does not own in physical format, were loaned to us to be digitized and made available on the web with the permission of the owner. The Center may or may not have the permission to grant their purchase and use according to the General Restrictions Policy Statement and the Copyright Statement and Terms of Use. Please contact the Archives Manager for conditions applying to a specific collection.

D 002.01 Morris San Juan Mountain towns photographs
D 002.02 Andrew Gulliford La Ventana (Colorado) photographs
D 002.03 Famous Indian chiefs souvenir postcard pack
D 002.04 E. A. Wilder Durango, Rico and Eureka (Colorado) photographs
D 002.05 Esther Greenfield southwest Colorado arborglyphs drawings and photographs (carvings on aspen trees)
D 002.05 Lechner / Moss / Greenfield photographs (Rockwood, CO)
D 003 Vallecito Dam construction photographs, 1938-1940 (La Plata County, CO)
Purchasing Images

Many of our images are available for purchase; to purchase an image, you will need to fill out the Image Duplication Request Form. Use and reproduction fees are listed on the form.


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Library Reference Desk: 970-382-6982
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