Index to
SILHOUETTES OF CHARLES S. THOMAS
Colorado Governor and United States Senator
by Sewell Thomas
The Caxton Printers, Ltd.
Caldwell, Idaho, 1959
Indexed for Foothills Genealogical Society
by Capitola S. Henry, June 1985
 
This book covers a brief story of the life and times of Charles S. Thomas with vignettes of episodes of his career, taken from notes among his personal papers, by his son, Sewell Thomas.  It also covers mining activities principally in Colorado and Nevada.  Charles S. Thomas was born in 1849 and died in 1934.
 
  
NAME and/or SUBJECT Page(s)
ADAMS, Alva 53, 73-75, 91, 92
Adobe Dance Hall 120
Ajax Parisienne 97-99
AJAX, Victor ‘Zeus’ 97, 166
Alexandria Hotel 133
ALLEMAN 20
ALEXIS, Grand Duke 17
Amalgamated Copper Co. ‘Anaconda’ 75, 76
Amargosa Desert 137
American Smltg. & Ref. Co. 28, 46
American Fed. of Labor 116, 121
American Hotel 16
Amethyst Group 58
Ann Arbor, Mich. 13
Appomattox 9
Argentine Pass 29
Arkansas River Valley 35
ARNOLD, Constable & Co. 12, 15
ARTHUR 51, 53
ARTHUR, President 40
Ash Meadows 137
Atlanta 9, 14
Austin 137, 138
Baby Doe 40-43, 224
Bachelor City 63
Bachelor Mountain 58
BAILEY, Dewey C. 213
BAKER, Newton D. 184, 188
Balfour 189
Ballinger 178
Bank ‘Saloon’ 123, 152, 153
Barry Co., Mich. 11
Barstow, Calif. 132-134
BARUCH, Bernard M. 88-91
Battle Mountain 74
Beatty, Nevada 150
Beecher 13
Bell 74
BELFORD, Jas. B. 16, 22
Belmont 79
Bennett’s Wells 139,140
Big Bill 115, 121, 128
Bitter Springs 139
Boettcher 174
BOETTCHER, Chas. 48, 49
BOHN, A.V. 18, 49
Bonanza ‘Saloon’ 123
Boulder, Co. 16, 22
BRAZEE, A.W. 20
Breece Hill 30
BREYFOGLE, Anton 137, 138
Breyfogle ‘Mine’ 136. 139
Bridgeport, Conn. 11
Broken Nose Scotty 32-34
BROOKS Bros 11
Broadway 16
BROWN, &Unsinkable Mrs. BROWN 47
BROWNING, John 152-154
Bryan 170, 171, 175, 176, 178-180, 210
BRYAN, Wm. Jennings 65-67, 71
Buffalo Bill 17
BUCHTEL, Chancellor 92
Buena Vista, Co. 29
Bullfrog 85, 146, 150, 151
Bullfrog, Nev. 120, 121
Burke 1
Burlingame 115
BURNS, Jimmy 64
BUTLER, Jim 77-79
BUTLER, Hugh 19
BUTLER & KENDALL 81
Café Parisienne 166
California Gulch 27
CANNON, Jos. G. 14
Canon City, Co. 29
CAMPBELL, E.L. 31, 52
CAMPBELL, F.J. 117
CAMPBELL, Jas. V. 13
CAMPBELL Mt. 57
Camp Bird Mine 46
CAMPION, John 47
Carbonate Hill 30, 32
Central City, Co. 16, 18, 19, 27, 40
Champa St. 16
CHAMBERLAIN, Sen. 186
Chatham 1
Chattanooga 9
CHAFFEE, Jerome B. 17, 20-23, 51-53
CHAFFEE, Sen. 36, 37, 52, 53
Chicago, Ill. 14, 16, 23
Chicken Bill 37, 38
Christian Science ‘Money’ 121
Chrysolite 38
Cicero 1
Cincinnati 9, 51
Clarendon Hotel 45, 49, 224
CLARK, Champ 68, 175, 176
Clayton Antitrust Act 178
CLEMENCEAU, Premier 201, 204
CLEVELAND, Grover 54, 65, 68
COFFIN, Howard 184, 186, 187
Collins 74
COLLINS, Arthur 110
Columbia Mt. 81, 82, 85
Columbia Univ. Sch. of Mines 77
Colo. Central R.R. 22
Colo. Springs, Co. 8, 29
COLOROW 17
Combination Lode, #1, #2 82, 88
Combination Mine 108
Combination, The 77, 83
Coming Nation Mine 108
Commodore 58
Como, Co. 29
Comstrock Lode 27
Concert Hall Girls 120
CONKLING, Roscoe 51
Cook’s Bank 86
COOK, D.J. 49
COOKE, Jay 19
COOLEY, Thos. M. 13
CRAIG, Marshall 62
Crawfordsville, Ind. 18
Creede 223
Creede Chronical 63
Creed, Co. 57-63
Creede Exchange 62
Creede Lily 59
CREEDE, Nicholas 57
CREEL, George 187, 188
Cripple Creek 64, 77, 117
Cripple Creek, Co. 72, 74
CURLEY, John R. 31
CURRY, Richard 117
CUSTER, Gen. 17
Danville, Ill. 13, 14
DARIEN, Georgia 1
DAVIS, Jef. 7, 8
DAVIS, Jef. Jr. 8
DAVIS, Oliver N. 14
DAVIS, Winnie 8
DAWSON, Clyde 215
Daylight Springs 136-138
Death Valley 132-136, 138, 139, 160
Death Valley Chuck-Walla 157
DEEDS, Colonel 184
Del Monte ‘Saloon’ 124
Del Norte 57
Demosthenes 1
Denver 115
Denver, Co. 11, 14, 16-18, 26, 28, 29, 31, 39, 41, 42, 47, 55, 72
Denver Tribune 39
Denver & Rio Grande R.R. 58
Denver Republican 52, 53, 55
DIAZ, Pres. 193
DICKINSON, Anna 13
Dodge City, Ks. 58
Dorris 143
DOUGHERTY, Daniel 51
DOUGLAS, Fred 13
DOUGLAS, Stephen A. 2, 3
DOYLE, Jimmy 64
DUNHAM, Sam 78
EATON, B.H. 53
EHRHARDT vs. BOARE 55
ELBERT, S.M. 20
Elite ‘Saloon’ 123, 135, 148
ELKINS, Stephen B. 46
Elks’ Opera House 224
El Paso 28
Emerson 13
Esmeralda County 98
EVANS, John 18
Evening Times 52
Fairplay, Co. 28, 35
Fairview 85
FALL, Sen 204, 220
Federal Reserve Act 181
FIELD, Eugene 39, 40
FIELD, Marshall 38, 39
Financial News 108, 109
FINCH, John Wellington 88
FINCH, John W. 75
FINNEY, Jock 94, 97, 98, 128-130, 158, 169
FISHER, Joe ‘Panamint Joe’ 150-155
Fletcher 186
FLETCHER, Emma 14, 19
Florence 119
Florence Mine 82, 118
FORD, Bob 59, 61-63
FORD, Henry 142
Fort Logan 69
Frances-Mohawk 82, 170
FRELINGHUYSEN, Sen. 188
French Joe 63
FREWEN, Moreton 209, 210
Fryer Hill 30
Freyer Hill 36, 38
FULLER, Melville W. 51
FURUSETH, Mr. 264
Gans-Nelson ‘Fight’ 126
Garfield 51, 52
Garrison 178
GATES, Charley 167, 168
Gates ‘Bet a Million’ 167
Georgetown, Co. 16, 29
GERRY, Peter 204,205
Gifford 185-187
GILL, A.W. 45
GLASS, Senator 181
GLYN, Elinor 168
Goethe 217
Gold Canyon, Nev. 27
Golddust Saloon 123
Goldfield, Nev. 77, 82, 87, 93, 96-98, 102-104, 106, 107, 110, 113, 114, 115, 117-125, 127-129, 131, 134, 142, 145, 150, 151, 156-158, 160, 164, 166-168, 171, 172, 223, 226
Goldfield Athletic Club 103, 104
Goldfield Con. Min. Co. 88, 91, 169
Goldfield Gossip 158, 159
GOLDFIELD, Grandpa 81, 82
Goldfield Hotel 226
Goldfield Mine 77
Goldfield Stock Exch. 104
Goldfield Sun, The 116
Gold Tooth Bess 98-100, 160
GOMPERS, Samuel 178, 191, 192, 100, 201, 204
GOODRICH, Edna 162
GOODWIN, Nat 106-109, 162, 168
GOODWIN, Nat C. & Co. 108, 109
Gough 13
Grand Hotel 46
Granite Co. 28, 35
Grant 224
GRANT, Jas. 46, 53
GRANT, Jas. B. Mrs. 40
GRANT, Nellie 18
GRANT, U.S. 18, 20, 22, 23, 51, 53
Grants, Co. 29
Greeley, Co. 68
GROSCH Bros. 27
Guards Hall 19, 20
GUGGENHEIM, MEYER & Exp. Co. 46
Gunnison, Co. 37
Gunsight Mine 139, 140
HALL, Frank 16
HALLETT, Moses 16, 20, 23, 24
HAMMOND, John H. 47
HANCOCK, Gen. 51
HARMON, Gov. 175
HARRISON, Pres. 46
HART, R.C. 82
HASKELL, Gov. 170
HAYWOOD, W.D. ‘Big Bill’ 110-114
HAYES, Jef. Davis 8
HAYES, J.A. Mrs. 8u
HAYES-MONNETTE 82, 85, 170
HAYES, Pres. 24
Hazen 167
HEINTZE, F. Augustus 75
Hermitage ‘Saloon’ 123
HILL, Benj. H. 3, 4
HILL, David V. 74
HILL, N.P. 52, 53, 55
HITCHCOCK, Sen. 186
HOAR, Sen. 40
Holy Moses 57, 58
HOOK, Geo. 35, 36
Hope Diamond 46
Hotel Vendome 222, 223
HOUSE, Edward 198
HUGHES, Andrew S. 18
HUGHES, Bela 23, 24
HUGHES, Charles E. 188
HUGHES, Chas. J. 30, 31, 58, 64, 173, 174
HUGHES, Gerald 174
HUGHES, Gov. 170
HUMPHREYS, A.E. 214
HUNTER, A.V. 47
Ickes 88
Iowa Gulch 27
Iron Hill 28, 30
Iron-Silver Mine 28, 35, 38, 44
JAMES, Jesse 62-64
JAMES, Senator 180, 181
January Mine 82
Jefferson 29
JELLICOE, Admiral 189
Jimtown 58
JOFFRE, Gen. 189
JOHNSON, Pres. 7
JONES, John P. 46
JONES, Sen. 67
Jumbo 88
Jumbo Mine 82
Kalamazoo, Mich. 14
Kansas City 15, 28
Kan. Pac. R.R. 22
Keeler 45, 138
KELLY, Cornelius ‘Con’ 76
KELLY, Dan 76
KEIM, Beverly R. 15
KENLY, William 90
KENT, Chas. A. 13
KERN, Charles 207
Klondyke 79
Knickerbocker Trust Co. 163
KOUNTZE, Chas. Mrs. 40
LAFOLLETTE, Sen 204
Lake Co. 29, 34, 49
Lane 179
Lansing 212
LANSING, Robert 198
Larimer St. 16, 17, 23
Las Vegas 115, 139
LAWRENCE, David 193
Leadville, Bank of 31
Leadville, Co. 26, 28-32, 35, 37, 38, 40-42, 44, 46, 50, 55, 61, 64, 110, 223-225
League of Nations 192
LEE, Abe 26
LEITER, Levi Z. 38, 44
LEOPOLD, King of Belgium 46
LEWIS, Hume 174
LEWIS, James ‘Jim Ham’ 177
Liberty Bell Mine 74
LIGHT, John 60
LINCOLN, Abraham 3, 4, 6, 7
LIND, Jenny 224
Lindbergh 46
Little Johnny Mine 47
Little Pittsburg 36-38
Lloyd-George 204
LOCKHART, Tom 118, 119
LODGE, Sen. 202, 205
Los Angeles, Ca. 132, 133
Louisville 9
LOVELL, U.S. Dep. Mar. 118
MACAULEY, Thomas B. 198
Macon, Georgia 1-3, 5-7, 9
MacPHERSON, Bill 152
Maid of Erin Mine 47, 57
Malapai Hank 129-131
Malta 29
Manhattan 85
MANNING, Daniel 54
Mansard 223
Manse 137, 138
MARCH, Peyton C. 184
MARKHAM, V.D. 31
MARSHALL, James Y. 28
MARSHALL, V. Pres. 189
MARTIN, Sen. 194
MASTERSON, Bat 58, 59
Matchless Mine 39, 41, 42
MAY, Dav ‘Dept. Store’ 33, 46
McADOO, Sec. 181
McCOOK, Edw. M. 16, 17, 20
McDONALD, Lt. Gov. 74
McLEAN, Ned 46
MEANS, Gaston 46
MEYER, August R. 28
Michigan, Univ. of 13
MILLER, Darius 90
Missouri River 19
Mizpah Lode 77
MODJESKA, Mme. 224
MOFFATT, David H. 22, 23, 47, 57, 58
Mohawk 169,172
Mohawk Gold Mines Co. 82, 93, 94
Mohawk Mine 77, 82, 84, 88, 95, 124
Monte Carlo 125, 126
Montezuma Club 103, 104, 118, 160, 164
MOONEY, Mike 48, 49
Morrison, Co. 28
Mosquito Pass 28
Mount Elbert 26
Mount Massive 26
MUDD, Seeley 47
MULLEN, John K. 42
MULROONEY, Pat 31
MYERS, A.D. 82
MYERS, Al 93
NAPOLEON 51
Nashville 9
Needmore Saloon 123
NELSON, Sen. 205
NEWBERRY, Sen. 220
Newhall, Ca. 140
Newlands 46
NEW, Sen. 188
New York 9-12, 106
NICHOLSON, Sam 213
Nixon Bldg. 130
NIXON, George 77, 82, 84, 88, 89
NIXON & WINGFIELD 83, 84, 88, 145
Northern Saloon 98, 123, 124, 156
O’KELLY, Edward 63
Omaha World Herald 65
Orleans Club 60, 61
O’TOOLE, Mart 98-100
ORMAN, Gov. 73
Oro City, Co. 27, 28, 35
Owens River Valley 138
OWEN, Robert L. 181
Ouray, Co. 46
Packard 90
PAGE, Byrd 47
Palace Bar ‘Saloon’ 94, 102, 123, 146, 160, 165
Palace Stables 152
PALMER, Potter Mrs. 102
Palm Restaurant ‘Grill’ 93, 97
Panamint 145
PARKER, Alton B. 74
PATTERSON, Sen. 91
PATTERSON & THOMAS 18,21, 31, 55, 57
PATTERSON, Thos. M. 18. 52, 66,73
PEABODY, James 73, 74
PECKHAM, Rufus H. 51
Pegleg Mine 140, 141
Pegleg Smith 140
Perdew 7
PETTIGREW, Sen. 66
PERSHING, Gen. 185, 186
Phillips 13
Pierce-Arrow 143
Pope-Toledo 143
POPE & WOLCOTT 19
PLUMB, Preston B. 46
PLUNKETT, Dep. Sh. 63
POMERENE, Sen. 181
Portland Mine 64
PRITCHARD, Col. 7
Pueblo, Co. 16
PULLMAN, Geo. 46
Punchon 13
Ragged Ass Miner, R.A.M. 32
Ragtime Kelly’s Dance Hall 121
Rawhide 108, 167, 168
Red Top Mine 82, 88
REED, Sen. 188
REED, Thos. B. 67
Reno, Nev. 98, 108, 114, 115
REYNOLDS, A.E. 58
RICE, George Graham 107-109, 168
RICKARD, Tex 98, 123, 124, 156, 160, 226
Rio Grande So. R.R. 16
Rio Grande, Co. 29
RISCHE, AUGUST 35-37
Rocky Mt. News 16, 18, 55
ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. 216, 217
ROOSEVELT, Theo. ‘Teddy’ 72, 122, 193
ROOT, Elihu 55
ROUTT, John L. 22
Royal Tourist 143
RYAN, John D. 90
RYDER, Wm. 1
Saddle Rock Café 33
St. Catherines, Ont. Can. 14
St. JOHN, Vincent 110, 111
St. Louis Smltg. & Ref. Co. 28
SALES, Reno 76
Salida, Co. 29
San Bernadino 139
Sandstorm Mine 81
San Francisco, Ca. 14, 15
San Luis Valley, Co. 57
Santa Fe R.R. 35
Salina, Kan. 15
Salton Sink 141
SAULSBURY, Sen. 189
SAYRE & WRIGHT 18,35
SCHILLING, Walter 117
Scobey 17, 18
SCOTT, Walter ‘Death Valley Scotty 134-136, 141
Seven Troughs 85
SEWALL, Arthur 67
Seward 5
SHAFORTH, Sen. 73
SHAFORTH, John 171, 177
SHEFTELS, B.F. & Co. 108, 109
SHERIDAN, Gen. 17
SHERMAN 5, 6, 9, 14
Sherman Act 65, 178
SHERMAN, Wm. T. 70, 71
Silver Act, The 61
Silverton, Co. 77
SIMMONS, Joe 60, 61
Skagway, Alaska 61
Skidoo 85
Skidoo Babe 121
SMITH, Al 216
SMITH, Claude M. 82
SMITH, Eben 47
SMITH, Hoke 181, 188
SMITH, Jefferson Randolph “Soapy’ 59-61
South Park, Co. 29
So. Park R.R. 28, 29
Spanish-Am. War 70
SPARKS, Gov. 84
SPEER, Mayor 91, 173, 174
SPURR, J.E. 88
SQUIER, Gen. 184
Star Saloon 128
STEPHENS, Alex H. 2, 4, 15
STEPHENS, Wm. H. 44, 45, 28
STEWART, Wm. 46
STIMLER, Harry 81
STONE, A.W. 20, 22, 23
STONE, Senator 180, 181
Stray Horse Gulch 28
STRICKLER, David 70
Strunsky 188
SULLIVAN, Larry 148
SULLIVAN, L.M. Trust Co. 107, 108
SULLIVAN, Larry ‘Shanghai Larry’ 107, 108
Sumner 13
Sundance, Wyo. 177
SWALLOW, Chas. 13
SWEENEY, Jack ‘Gent Jack’ 119
SYMES, Geo. G. 53
TABOR 224
TABOR, Augusta 35, 40, 41
Tabor Grand Opera House 39
TABOR, Horace A.W. 34-43, 47
TAFT 170, 178, 179
TAFT, Pres. 193
TAGGART, Thos. 71
Tammany 174, 176
TELLER 212
TELLER, Henry M. 19-23, 40, 52, 53,66, 73, 172
Telluride 74, 110
THATCHER, Jos. Mrs. 40
Thomas 7
Thomas-female 54, 55
Thomas Flyer 143
THOMAS, Mrs. 10
THOMAS, Charles S. 1-14, 16-19, 23, 24, 28-35, 37, 38, 40, 41, 45,46, 49, 51, 53-55, 57, 59, 61, 64-67, 69-75, 77, 83, 88-92, 96, 103, 104, 107, 114, 119, 176-178, 180-184, 186-192, 198, 199, 203, 206-208, 210, 212-218, 221, 222, 225
THOMAS, Chas. Mrs. 40
THOMAS, Gov. 169-171, 173-176
THOMAS, Sewell 54, 75, 77, 84, 94, 97, 109
THOMAS, Sewell Mrs. 224-226
THOMAS, Wm. B. 1, 9-11
TILTON, Theo. 13
Tombstone, Ariz. 58
Tonopah, Nev. 77, 78, 80, 81, 83, 84, 97, 167
Tonopah ‘and Extension’ 118, 119, 122, 145
Town Topics, N.Y. 158
TRAIN, Geo. F. 13
Trinidad, Co., 23, 24
TUMULTY, Mr. 186, 194, 201
TWAIN, Mark 109, 224
Underwood 175
Unique Dance Hall 120
U.S. Post Off. Dept. 109
VanTWILLER, Wouter 171
Ventures Corp. 46
Vindicator Mine 117
Virginia City, Nev. 27
VIVIANI, Rene Raphael von Bernstorff 179
VOORHEES, Daniel H. 51
Wagon Wheel Gap 58
WAITE, Gov. ‘Old Bloody Bridles’ 69
WALKER, Chas. L. 13
WALKER, Jimmy 216
WALSH, Evalyn 46
WALSH, Thos. F. 46
WARMAN, Cy 63
WATTERSON, Henry 51
WEEKS, Senator 181, 185, 186
WELLS, E.T. 16
Welton St. 16
Western Fed. Miners 74, 110
Westport, Conn. 11
Wheeler 9, 11
WHEELER, Caroline Baldwin 1
WHITE & PATTERSON 18
WILDE, Oscar 224-226
WILLIAMS, Sen. 201
Willow Creek 57, 58
WILSON, Gen. 5
WILSON, Woodrow 68, 89, 90, 187, 175-180, 186, 191-194, 196-204, 206-209, 212
WINCHELL, Horace 88
WINGFIELD, George 82, 93, 94, 114, 115, 118, 120, 125, 142, 147
Winnemucca, Nev. 83, 84
WISE, Henry 109
Wobblies ‘IWW-Ind. Workers of the World' 110, 111, 113, 116-118, 120-122, 127, 128
Wolcott 73
WOLCOTT, Edward 52, 53
WOLCOTT, Henry R. 52, 70-72
Wonder 85
WOOD, Alvinus B. 27, 28, 44
WOODBRIDGE, Thomas 117
YANCEY, Wm. L. 3, 4