|Collection||SCLH Photograph Collection|
|Scope & Content||
Unused postcard of a photo of Ellen E. Jack, also known as "Captain Jack," in front of her home at the summit of High Drive at the point of descent into Bear Creek Canyon. Copyright by Ellen E. Jack. No. 40. Jack's house is a shingled building along with an outdoor shelter. Remarks: "Ellen E. Jack was born in Nottingham, England. Married Capt. E. Jack of Farragut Fleet, U.S. Navy. Lived as a prospector in Colorado. Known as ‘Queen of the Rockies' and ‘Captain Jack' in Colorado Springs."
Maker's Mark: Von Lackum View Co. Colorado Springs Colo.
|Year Range from||1910|
Rural Women -- Colorado //
Dwellings -- Houses -- Cabins -- Colorado //
Shelters -- Colorado