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  • All fields: African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.
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    • Lincoln Hills

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-1] Irene Johnson and Vivian Rose, [ARL-2] Lincoln Hills 1928, [ARL-3] Mrs. Mason, [ARL-4] Mr. Mason, [ARL-5] Camp Nizhoni, Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A." The photographic prints on the album page show: two...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Camps--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • [1928]
    • Lincoln Hills

    • View of wooden buildings at Camp Nizhoni and cabins in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. People are scattered throughout the meadow.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Irene Johnson and Vivian Rose

    • Two African American girls pose on rocks at Camp Nizhoni, the Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. camp, in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear uniforms that consist of blouses, bloomers, and stockings. They have large hats slung on their...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [1928]
    • Mr. Mason

    • Mr. Mason, an African American man, poses on rocks in a stream probably near Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. He wears a jacket, cap, shirt, bow tie and possibly leather gaiters on his boots. There is a leather bag or pouch...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Men--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1928
    • Camp Nizhoni, Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A.

    • View of a two-story wooden building on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni, the Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. camp, in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. A sign reads: "Y.W.C.A. Camp." Stones on the ground spell out "NIZHONI."
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • The gang

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-7] Two happy weeks at camp, [ARL-8] Waiting for the train, [ARL-9] First year at camp! Boy, oh, boy!, [ARL-10] A trip to the old mine, [ARL-11] Are we happy?." The photographic prints on the album page...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Two happy weeks at camp!

    • A group of teenage, African American girls, who include Ethel Hawkins and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), pose with a counselor at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear dresses, sweaters, jackets, coats and...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Waiting for the train

    • A group of teenage African American girls, who include Charlotte Mosley, Katherine Norton, Jessie Sharp, Ethel Hawkins and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) and a counselor, wait for a train at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County),...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • First year at camp! Boy, oh, boy!

    • Portrait of Marie L. Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), an African American teenager, the young woman poses wearing overalls, tie, shirt and a cap. Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado is in the distance. Shows scattered people...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • A trip to the old mine

    • A group of African American teenagers at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose atop a tailings pile near either a silver, gold or tungsten mine. They wear dresses, pants, overalls, stockings, hats. Two have on sombreros, one...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Mrs. Mason

    • Mrs. Mason, an African American woman, poses with one foot on a rock in a stream probably near Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. She wears boots, pants, a jacket and a blouse.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Camp Nizhoni '29-30

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-13] Come on in, the water's swell!!!, [ARL-14] Oh, how we loved our morning wash!, [ARL-15] Look what we have! ???Beauties???, [ARL-16] Camp Staff and Visitors. White shorts! Why, Woody!!, [ARL-17]...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Boulder...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Come on in, the water's swell!!!

    • A group of African American teenage girls splash in the water of South Boulder Creek at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear swim suits and swim caps.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Boulder...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Oh, how we loved our morning wash

    • African American teenage girls wash on the shore of South Boulder Creek at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear overalls and shirts; one wears a sweater.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Boulder Creek...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Look what we have!??? Beauties???

    • A group of African American teenage girls pose in South Boulder Creek at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They hold large walking sticks and wear swim suits, swim caps or hats.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Boulder...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • 1930 Camp staff and visitors. White shorts! Why, Woody!!

    • African American women, staff members and visitors pose together (includes "Mother" Gross the camp cook, and Mary Wood aka "Woody") at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County) Colorado. They wear dresses, pants, shorts, blouses; one wears a...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1930
    • Are we happy?

    • Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) and Ethel Hawkins, African American teenage women pose on the campground of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear overalls and shirts. Sombreros are slung on their backs.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • View of trees, shrubs and a hillside at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. South Boulder Creek is in the distance.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Boulder Creek...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Thanks for the buggy ride!

    • African American teenage girls pose by and in a carriage (buggy) probably at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some wear hats, hold drinking cups, or walking sticks.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Camp 1929-1930 (cont'd)

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-20] My, my, what a scare!! But the porcupine is buried now, [ARL-21] What! washing again? Well, after all it has been a year!, [ARL-22] Ain't nature grand?!?, [ARL-23] Zudora Blakey, Jean Moore, Annie...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Rocky Mountain...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • My, my what a scare!! But the porcupine is buried now

    • Two African American teenage girls pose with an African American man at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. One of the girls and the man hold shovels. The girls wear dresses; one has a sombrero on her shoulder.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • What! washing again? Well, after all, it has been a year!

    • Six African American teenage girls stand on the shore of South Boulder Creek near Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear overalls, dresses, blouses, boots. They hold wash clothes. There is a box camera on the ground.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; South Boulder Creek...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Ain't nature grand?!?

    • Several African American teenage girls stand in a forest possibly on a nature field trip on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some carry drinking cups, or a camera; one holds an open notebook and another holds...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Zudora Blakey, Jean Moore, Annie is the dog

    • Two African American girls, Zudora Blakey and Jean Moore, pose with a dog (Annie) probably on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Zudora wears a play-suit outfit; Jean wears coveralls and holds the dog.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]

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