Random Abandoned | Part 15 (2017)

 

The Eastern Plains — Dearfield, Colorado

Image: Gas Station

The only all-black settlement in Colorado was situated on the eastern plains in the town of Dearfield, east of Greeley. More than 700 African Americans settled here in the early 1900s, but the town died during the Great Depression and Dust Bowl years.

Modified Nikon D100 (Near Infrared capture)

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Dearfield, Colorado

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