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    • Winter scene of American City

    • Panoramic view of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. The buildings include the Snug Harbor and Louisiana cabins, the office of the American Mining Company, and the shafthouse of the Mascot Mine.
    • American Mining Company (Colo.)--Buildings--1890-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mascot Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • Winter [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Unidentified Patient of Dr. Clarence Holmes

    • Unidentified patient of Dr. Clarence Holmes sitting in dental office.
    • African American dentists--Colorado--Denver--History.; Dental offices--Colorado--Denver.; Dental personnel and patient.
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    • Miss Rhythm Records

    • Black and white image of Miss Rhythm Records
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Beauty contests.
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    • Photo of David Mallard.

    • Color photograph of David Mallard.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, mounted for moving.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Unidentified Girl in Dr. Clarence Holmes' Office

    • Unidentified small girl stands in Dr. Clarence Holme's office.
    • African American dentists--Colorado--Denver--History.; Dental offices--Colorado--Denver.; Dental personnel and patient.
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    • George Morrison, Sr.

    • George Morrison, Sr. Musician Violinist, orchestra leader, music teacher, churchman and philanthropist; served on Mayor's Committee on Music, 1947-1960; furnished music on the famous Denver Post Special Train to Cheyenne, Wyoming Frontier Days...
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    • Sketched Portrait of Sam Sandos

    • Reproduction of an hand sketched portrait of Sam Sandos in his uniform.
    • Hispanic American legislators--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Shorter Community A.M. E. Church

    • Booklet contain photographs of Reverend J.M. Brown, D.D. and Mrs. J. M. Brown.
    • Shorter Community A.M.E. Church (Denver, Colo.)
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    • Edna Wilson Mosley

    • Edna Wilson Mosley Aurora City Councilwoman First African American to be elected to the Aurora, Colorado City Council. (1991) Edna Wilson Mosley has demonstrated her commitment to the advancement of human rights and social justice through...
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    • Arie Parks Taylor

    • Arie Parks Taylor March 27, 1927-September 27, 2003 Politician and Businesswoman, State Representative, Colorado House of Representatives "The "Fierce Black Woman from Colorado." Arie Parks Taylor's accomplishments are numerous and well known...
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Syl Morgan-Smith

    • Syl Morgan-Smith Communicator and Community Leader Mrs. Syl Morgan-Smith was one of the first African American television news anchorwomen in Colorado. She was a weather forecaster, sportscaster, television talk show host, newspaper editor, and...
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    • Otha Rice standing by Cadillac.

    • Otha Rice standing by Cadillac.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch attached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • The Reverend Harry E. Rahming

    • The Reverend Harry E. Rahming Episcopal Priest and Theologian Great-great-grandson of Squanto, son of Massasoit, the 17th century American Indian. Rector of Holy Redeemer Episcopal Church, Denver, 1920-1966; received the first Master of Theology...
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    • Otha Rice Portrait as a child.

    • Professional black and white photograph of Otha Rice as a child.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Teller School Indian project

    • Photograph of several students at Teller Elementary School in Denver, Colorado working on a project about Native Americans. One student stands at an easel painting. Six other students work at making paper Native American fringe wear. Two of the...
    • Teller School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Stapleton International Airport

    • A guide to getting around Stapleton International Airport with guide to airline ticketing, concourses and concessions.
    • Airports--Colorado--Denver--Maps.
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of side of house

    • View of side of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Interior of Rhythm Records and Sporting Goods store

    • Black and white photograph of the interior of Rhythm Records and Sporting Goods. Several customers are being helped by store clerks.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denve.; Record stores--Colorado--Denver.; Sporting goods--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of side of house

    • View of side of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached, small child on sidewalk.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Group Photograph of American Woodman

    • Group photograph of the American Woodmen members in front of an entrance with "American Woodmen" above door.
    • African American fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Teller School Indian project

    • Photograph of a Native American class project at Teller Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Several boys sit cross legged on the floor in front of a paper teepee. One boy stands in front of him with his hand raised. Another is pretending to...
    • Teller School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Odell C. Barry

    • Odell C. Barry October 10, 1941 Politician and Businessman Mayor, Northglenn Colorado 1980-1982; Northglenn City Councilman, Ward II 1971-1979; Denver Bronco. Odell C. Barry's accomplishments throughout Northglenn and the State of Colorado are...
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    • Alphonse D. Robinson

    • Alphonse D. Robinson Mus. Arts., B. 1910, East St. Louis, Illinois Organist, choir director, pianist, composer. Student of Marta Baloghy Teodonno, Hungarian born concert pianist. Chronicled in Choral Music by Afro American Composers by Evely...
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    • Ford Warren Branch childrens event

    • Several children watch a program about native American culture at the Ford Warren Branch Library.
    • Denver Public Library. Ford Warren Branch.
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    • Landri Taylor

    • Landri Taylor Vice President Community Affairs, Forest City Stapleton, Inc. Taylor is responsible for job training and small business development in addition to minority and women-owned business enterprise outreach at the former Stapleton...
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    • Denver Public Schools Desegregation, Busing, History: Speech

    • Speech by Rachel Noel to students about the history of desegregation in Denver Public Schools.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Miss Ambassador Pageant Queen and other contestants

    • Black and white image of Miss Ambassador beauty contestant and other contestants, Five Points (Denver, Colo.)
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Beauty contests--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Justina Ford House/Black American West Museum, view of front

    • View of front of Justina Ford house, before renovation, front porch detached.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; African American women physicians--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Ford Warren Branch childrens event

    • An unidentified boy wears Native American clothing and a shield during a children's program at the Ford Warren Branch Library.
    • Denver Public Library. Ford Warren Branch.
    • Undated
    • Jerome C. Biffle

    • Jerome C. Biffle Athlete and High School Counselor Native Denverite; named outstanding broad jumper in the United States, 1950; All American A.A.U. track team, 1952; first Coloradan to win an Olympic Gold Medal, Helsinki, Finland, 1952; first black...
    • Biffle, Jerome C.
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    • American Woodman Meeting

    • Photograph of five men seated around a desk. Meeting between prominent community members and American Woodman of Denver. Caption on back says "American Woodman Row 1 L-R: 1. Lightner, Lawrence (American Woodman) 2. Holmes, Clarence F. (Dentist)...
    • African American fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Ford Warren Branch childrens event

    • A group of children and an adult pose with bows ad arrows during a program about Native American culture at the Ford Warren Branch Library.
    • Denver Public Library. Ford Warren Branch.
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    • Paul Wilbert Stewart

    • Paul Wilbert Stewart Museum Curator Denver resident; one of the few black museum curators in the nation. Paul was one of the first to present an exhibit depicting the contributions of black pioneers in the early settlement of the state of...
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    • Landmark Designation Application for Clarence Holmes' residence.

    • Document applying to designate Clarence F. Holmes' house as a historic landmark. Includes picture of Holmes on last page (poor quality).
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Miss Five Points Liquors

    • Black and white image of Miss Five Points Liquors
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Beauty contests.
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    • Cosmopolitan Club Group Photo

    • Group photograph of members of the Cosmopolitan Club of Denver. Caption on back says "Cosmopolitan Club Event Unidentified. Row 1 L-R: 1. Holmes, Clarence (Dentist) 2. Unidentified Person 3. Fresquez, James 4. Lightner, Lawrence (American...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Clubs--Denver--Colorado.
    • undated
    • Ford Warren Branch childrens event

    • A group of unidentified children sit around an adult dressed in Native American clothing playing a flute during a program at the Ford Warren Branch Library.
    • Denver Public Library. Ford Warren Branch.
    • Undated
    • Honorable Terrance D. Carroll

    • Honorable Terrance D. Carroll First African American Speaker of the House 2009-2010 Colorado House of Representatives State Representative 2003-2010
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    • Pauline Robinson

    • Pauline Robinson Librarian N.A.A.C.P. freedom activist in her college years; responsible for the integration of Lakeside Amusement Park; coordinator of Children's Services, Denver Public Library; 1964, recipient of the Nell I Scott Memorial Award...
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    • Knight School color guard raising flag

    • Photograph of six members of the Knight Elementary School Color Guard raising a flag outside of the school in Denver, Colorado. Two groups of three students stand on each side of the flag pole. All wear helmets, two begin to raise the flag while...
    • Flags--American.; Flagpoles.; Knight School (Denver, Colo.); Belcaro (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhoods); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Miss Alpine Rose

    • Black and white image of Miss Alpine Rose, Five Points (Denver, Colo.)
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Beauty contests.
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