I guess the nearby mine was lucrative. Franklins and vehicles of similar length weren't cheap.
In true white-guy surmisaling, I'm gonna say the wood framing -- at back of carriage, dates it around 1925.
The guide for the hand crank.
Eggbert in the distance knows it's not how big you are, but what you do.
On the way to Lake City from Gunnison, Colorado.