This is a black and white photograph of Durango in La Plata County, Colorado. The city sits in the lower half of the photo with various buildings that are separated by roads and trees. The valley that the city sits in is surrounded by mountain ranges in the background with some distinct peaks. There is a road that leads out of the city and into the mountains in the background. This photograph can be found on page 187 of John Fielder's Book, Colorado 1870-2000 Second Edition.
The second black & white photograph, taken by William Henry Jackson, 86.200.2674, is found on page 186 of John Fielder's book, Colorado 1870-2000 Second Edition.
The John Fielder's Colorado Collection was donated by John Fielder.