back of card: GOLDEN AND TABLE MOUNTAINS AS SEEN FROM BUFFALO BILL MEMORIAL MUSEUM. LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, COLORADO Colonel Cody refers to the gateway between the table mountains shown in the picture in his autobiography. In 1859 he caught the gold fever, came to Auraria, (afterward Denver), passed through the Golden Gate to Blackhawk. His reference is, "On arriving at Auraria we pushed on to the gold streams in the mountains, passing up through the Golden Gate and over Guy Hill, thence on to Black-hawk." P. 61.
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