(“Evening Lights on Cheyenne” by F.P. Stevens, date unknown. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 005-4120.)

View looking south down Monument Creek with Cheyenne Mountain in background. Empty wagon is sitting in creek. Several sheds are along creek. Railroad tracks and water tower are visible at left. Title and “F.P. Stevens, Photo” printed on bottom left of print.

Click HERE to browse the Pikes Peak Library District’s online photograph archive.

Click HERE for instructions on how to join our Flickr pool and add your own photos.

 

One Response to PPLD Historic Photo of the Day, 12/16/10: "Evening Lights on Cheyenne"

  1. Betty Armstrong says:

    It’s great to see the “used-to-be” !!

News

Tim Lloyd/ St. Louis Public Radio
July 28, 2015 | KWMU · As urban schools across the country continue to lose students, the question districts like St. Louis face is: What to do with all of those empty buildings?
 

 Capital Public Radio
July 28, 2015 | NPR · Water scarcity is leading farmers away from planting staples and towards planting higher-value, lower-water specialty crops. Think wine grapes and pomegranates instead of citrus and avocados.
 

KCUR
July 28, 2015 | KCUR · Demo derby used to be a low-budget hobby for guys who bought jalopies for one last romp before the scrap heap. But the evemt has changed — and some fear it may be running out of gas.
 

Arts & Life

July 27, 2015 | NPR · NPR reviews the premiere of I Am Cait, E! network’s new reality series in which Caitlyn Jenner introduces her female identity to her family and explores transgender issues.
 

July 27, 2015 | NPR · Barry Crimmins mentored Bobcat Goldthwait when they were up-and-coming comics in the ’80s. A film directed by Goldthwait details their relationship — and the sexual abuse Crimmins suffered as a child.
 

Getty Images
July 27, 2015 | NPR · In Pop Culture Happy Hour‘s sports spinoff, Stephen Thompson and Gene Demby discuss the athletes people hate — and try to get at why.
 

Music

NPR
July 28, 2015 | NPR · Designing classical album covers is hard. But being new to the music makes it easier for Denise Burt.
 

Courtesy of the artist
July 28, 2015 | NPR · Let our panel of public radio hosts turn you on to new music by Raury, Dafnis Prieto, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Lianne La Havas and more.
 

Courtesy of the artist
July 27, 2015 | WXPN · Small Feet and their big sound are back on World Cafe, this time in Stockholm with the Sense of Place series.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab