Fairplay Museum......life in 1880


South Park City Museum, Fairplay, Co
South Park City Museum, Fairplay, Co
Buildings from the 1880's, old mining towns in the Colorado mountains.
Buildings from the 1880's, old mining towns in the Colorado mountains.
Each building was dismantled and then reassembled.
Each building was dismantled and then reassembled.
Here is an old house.......one of the higher classed ones.....notice the bay window!
Here is an old house.......one of the higher classed ones.....notice the bay window!
And the one room schoolhouse.....i remember sitting in desks like these in fourth grade!
And the one room schoolhouse.....i remember sitting in desks like these in fourth grade!
Here's is Dick with his new house!
Here's is Dick with his new house!
Imagine traveling in one of these......anywhere let alone on the rocky mountain terrain of Colorado.
Imagine traveling in one of these......anywhere let alone on the rocky mountain terrain of Colorado.
Now here is one of the first RV's.
Now here is one of the first RV's.
The house on the left is on its original site.
The house on the left is on its original site.
One of the nicer homes.
One of the nicer homes.
Even lace curtains in some.
Even lace curtains in some.
Looking out from the porch.
Looking out from the porch.
I cannot imagine living in these in the kind of winters they had. Egads.
I cannot imagine living in these in the kind of winters they had. Egads.
A typical steam engine of the time.
A typical steam engine of the time.