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    • Y.W.C.A. baby health check

    • Women have their infants weighed for a health check at the Y.W.C.A. in Denver, Colorado. One woman holds her baby in her arms. Posters on an interior wall read: "YWCA Community Service - Three Boarding Homes, Business Girls, Young Employed Girls,...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Three women - evening attire

    • Well-dressed women pose in costume consisting of sleeveless, low hemmed dresses, brocade or beaded fabric, bead necklaces, and feather trim. Caned chairs, chintz drapes, and a sideboard comprise interior decor, Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Three women on street

    • Three women walk on the sidewalk past The Jewel Rooming House located at 1226 14th (Fourteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs read: "Lunch Room", "Tailor, Cleaning, Pressing", "Large From $1.50 Per Week, Steam Heat."
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Five women on stairs - staged shot

    • Young women smile and pose on interior stairs and banister, Denver, Colorado; costumes include a wide belt, high heels, and hair with marcel waves.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Five women on stairs - staged shot

    • Women pose on an interior stairway; costume includes high heeled shoes, a yoke, a wide belt, and hair in marcel waves, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
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    • Five women on stairs - staged shot

    • Women pose on an interior stairway; costume includes high heeled shoes, a yoke, a wide belt, and hair in marcel waves, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
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    • Hospital, Denver General Hospital, Women's Ward

    • Women recline in beds in the Women's Ward at Denver General Hospital in Denver, Colorado. Many of the beds are unoccupied and line the walls of a long room. A nurses station is at the end of the room near the door. Electric light fixtures hang from...
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Women washing clothes in the laundry room at Overland Park

    • Women lean over wash tub sinks in the laundry room at Overland Park in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The women wear work dresses and aprons as they scrub clothing on wash boards. A pan full of wet, clean clothes is at the foot of...
    • Ford Optical Company.
    • 1921
    • Women at a drinking fountain at Overland Park auto camp

    • Three women stand near a drinking fountain in the Overland Park motor camp in the Overland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One woman holds her hat in her hand and bends down to get a drink. The other women smile and stand nearby. Tents are in the...
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    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • Ku Klux Klan montage

    • Photomontage of Ku Klux Klan women members, who include Mrs. Gano Senter, as they prepare to distribute baskets of food for Thanksgiving in Denver, Colorado. One portion of the montage shows a baby, Master Richard, dressed in a robe and hood.
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    • November 26, 1925
    • Women exiting trolley

    • Women exit a Denver Tramway Company trolley that has screened windows and doors, probably during the Denver Tramway strike, Denver, Colorado.
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    • [1920?]
    • Shirley Boone

    • Shirley Boone poses for her South High School junior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Boone wears her curly hair styled in a bob with a barrette. She wears a dress with a pleated, rounded collar, and a strand of probably cut crystal beads.
    • Mead-Fursell.
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    • Queen Marie of Rumania at Denver Union Station

    • Queen Marie of Romania, in a fur coat and hat, enters an automobile at Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Spectators stand nearby.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • 1926 November 10
    • Chappell House - Art Museum

    • A woman stands beside a totem pole in front of the Chappell House located on 1300 Logan Street in Denver, Colorado. The home was presented to the Denver Art Association by the heirs of Delos Chappell. The mansion became the Denver Art Museum in...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Ruth I. Bovee

    • Ruth I. Bovee poses for her South High School junior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Bovee wears her hair styled in a bob with a rhinestone barrette. She wears a gathered, rounded lace collar.
    • Mead-Fursell.
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    • Ku Klux Klan - ceremony

    • Ku Klux Klan memeber light candles in metal cans buried in a dirt mound probably in Denver, Colorado. They wear hoods and robes.
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    • 1940 May 7
    • Margaret Mackey

    • Margaret Mackey, an African American teenage girl, poses on the steps of the house of Virginia Woodward (her Sunday School teacher). She wears a plaid dress and shoes with a bow.
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Lincoln School - Jan Class 1921

    • Boys, girls, and teenagers pose at Lincoln School in Denver, Colorado. Identified students and teachers include: (L to R) Lincoln Fisher, Dorothy Jones, Guinn Huffsmith, Florence Fulton, Lester Johnson, Esther Curtis, Chelsea York, Harry Baker,...
    • Regnier, L. D.
    • 1921
    • Margaret Spencer

    • Margaret Spencer poses for her South High School junior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Spencer wears her long hair pulled back and bangs. Her silk dress has a rounded collar, and a stripe pattern.
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    • What a class!!

    • African American teenage girls, who include Margaret Mackey, June and Charlotte, and a young girl sit on the steps of the house of Virginia Woodward, their Sunday School teacher. They wear dresses, stockings and "pump" shoes with ankle straps; one...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Frances Marie Kober

    • Frances Marie Kober sits on a stone bench and poses for a studio portrait after her graduation from South High School in Denver, Colorado. Kober's hair is styled in a wavy bob, and she wears a flapper dress with sheer short sleeves, a low waist,...
    • Barber Fults Studios.
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    • Horse back riding at Cheesman park

    • An unidentified woman rides a horse past the marble pavilion at Cheesman Park in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • West high school, girl's team

    • West High School women's basketball team pose in uniforms with scarves and laced boots, includes one African-American, Denver, Colorado. Shows art classroom interior with reliefs and drawings.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Audience in theater

    • An audience, comprised almost entirely of women, fills Denver Auditorium Theater seats in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Horse & buggy

    • An unidentified woman rides a horse and buggy on a dirt road, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Viola Irene Flatt

    • Viola Irene Flatt poses for her South High School junior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Flatt's hair is styled in a wavy bob and she wears round eye glasses and a blouse with fur trim on the sleeves and the back of the collar.
    • Orpheum Studio.
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    • Lee Taylor Casey

    • Lee Taylor Casey, longtime Rocky Mountain News employee, poses with two women, in Denver, Colorado; costume includes fur coats.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • A Sunday at Virginia Woodward's (Our Sunday School Teacher)

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-34] Margie, June, Charlotte, bet it was Charlotte's idea, [ARL-35] Margaret Mackey. A swell pal, [ARL-36] What a class!!, [ARL-37] Me, Charlotte, Margie, aren't we hot stuff?, [ARL-38] Little Georgia...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Lucy Beckett

    • Lucy Beckett poses for her South High School junior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Beckett's hair is styled in a wavy bob and she wears a knit, patterned blouse and a necklace of probably cut glass beads.
    • Mead-Fursell.
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    • Aimee healing during crusade in Denver Auditorium.

    • Two Denver police officers stand guard as Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson prays for the an sick person, City Auditorium, Denver, Colorado. "Sister Aimee" and members or possible converts of the International Church of the Four Square Gospel raise...
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    • January 16, 1927
    • Woman walking a fox through downtown Denver

    • A woman walks a fox on a leash in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are parked nearby. Signs read: "One Hour Parking" and "Storage Colorado".
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Race

    • Women race in (probably) Washington Park, Denver, Colorado, while men and children look on.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • New Method Cleaners

    • Interior view of New Method Cleaners, in Denver, Colorado; shows a man and women working with brushes and laundry. Bottles of dry cleaning fluid are on shelves; signs read: "Spotting Dept.," and "Delivery Dept."
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Aimee healing during services in auditorium.

    • Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson kneels and prays for the a sick woman, City Auditorium, Denver, Colorado. "Sister Aimee's" secretary, Emma Schaffer, holds up the sick woman's arm during the gospel show used to convert people to her International...
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    • January 17, 1927
    • Yvonne Belle 4 yrs., Earl Sherman 3 yrs., Mrs. Mason

    • Two African American children, identified as Yvonne Belle and Earl Sherman, pose with Mrs Mason, an African American woman. Mrs. Mason wears a polka-dot dress, stockings and ankle-strap shoes with a "cloche" hat. Yvonne Belle wears a dress, socks,...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Aimee healing during services in Auditorium

    • Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson hugs a young girl standing up from her wicker wheelchair, during an International Church of the Foursquare Gospel meeting at the City Auditorium, Denver, Colorado. "Sister Aimee" wears a white nurse uniform. Her...
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    • January 17, 1927
    • The Sunshine Makers

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-42] Buddy, Rosann, Betty Jean, Donald, [ARL-43] Yvonne Belle 4 yrs, Earl Sherman 3 yrs., Mrs. Mason, [ARL-44] Little Sun Beams spreading sunshine at Fitzsimmons [sic] General Hospital (No wonder the...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Listening to a story at one of the public playgrounds

    • Hispanic, Black (African American), and white boys and girls listen to a story told a by a woman, an employee of the Denver Public Library, in a park in Denver, Colorado. Playground equipment is nearby.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Mildred Anderson

    • Mildred Anderson poses for her South High School junior portrait in Denver, Colorado. Anderson's hair is styled in a wavy bob with a barrette clip and she wears a blouse with fur trim on the sleeves and collar.
    • Orpheum Studio.
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    • Colorado Pageant of Progress

    • Panoramic view of performers in the Colorado Pageant of Progress probably near Denver, Colorado. Men, women, and children pose near a large backdrop. Costumed performers include Native Americans, priests, monks, ballerinas, dancers, pioneers,...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • 1923 July 2-15
    • Gates Rubber Company

    • People wear formal dress for an evening party held at the Gates Rubber Company rooftop garden, in Denver, Colorado. Shows hanging plants, planters, tables and chairs.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Crowd in Denver Auditorium waiting to be healed

    • Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson and members of her International Church of the Foursquare Gospel pray over the sick lying on cots, City Auditorium, Denver, Colorado.
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    • January 17, 1927

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