BHA.2015.1.11G - Photograph

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Catalog Number BHA.2015.1.11G
Object Name Photograph
Title Three people and a dog stand in front of snow covered house, Harris Street, Breckenridge (Colo.)--1898-1899
Description On Harris Street in Breckenridge, three people and a dog stand in the deep snow in front of William and Kathleen "Katie" Briggle's house during the "Big Snow" of 1898-1899. Ezra Stewart wears a dark cape overcoat and hat; the other man may be William Briggle. Ada Stewart holds onto the dog. The wrought iron fence along the street is almost completely buried in snow.

Collection Agnes Miner Collection
Date 1899
Place Breckenridge (Colo.)
People Stewart, Ada
Stewart, Ezra
Event Big Snow of 1898-1899
Subjects Clothing & dress
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Credit line Agnes Miner Collection; Colorado Springs Ghost Town Club. Courtesy Dr. Sandra F. Mather Archives, Breckenridge Heritage Alliance.