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    • Cipriano Gallegos and Mayor Hickenlooper

    • American GI Forum Mile High Chapter Commander Cipriano Griego and Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper set fire to rolled up papers during the AGIF Mortgage burning ceremony at AGIF headquarters at 1717 Federal Boulevard in the West Colfax neighborhood, ...
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    • 2008 February 29
    • Naturalizing Chief American Horse

    • Chief American Horse, in a beaded, fringed jacket, striped pants, moccasins, and a feather headdress, sits at a table covered by a woven blanket. Men in suit jackets and slouch hats sit with him; one writes in a ledger book, recording the Native...
    • Truman, Edward.
    • 1907
    • Naturalizing Chief American Horse

    • Chief American Horse, Native American, Oglala Lakota Sioux sits at a table with a ledger and a woven blanket with the allotting surveyor, and an interpreter, as they naturalize him, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. American Horse wears a headdress,...
    • Truman, Edward.
    • 1907
    • 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)...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • undated
    • 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]
    • American Horse - Ogalala

    • Profile portrait of American Horse, a Native American (Oglala Sioux) chief. American Horse wears an eagle feather headdress with a quillworked headband, a shirt with beadwork on the shoulders, fur pelts, and a medallion around his neck.
    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952.
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    • Mining Index to Hollister, Henderson and Canfield Histories

    • Mining index to Henderson, Hollister, and Canfield mining histories. Names of mines, mining companies, mining districts, lodes, veins, claims, and tunnels are indexed with page number.
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Geneaology
    • 1995
    • American Horse bed room...P.R. Res. S.D.

    • Interior of the frame dwelling built for Chief American Horse, Native American Oglala Lakota Sioux on the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota, shows cloth covered walls, a bed, a framed photograph of himself, cabinet cards, trunk, wood cooking stove,...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • 1891
    • American City. 1945 (Colo.)

    • James Peak, on the border of Gilpin, Grand and Clear Creek counties in Colorado, stands in the distance with patches of snow on it in this view from American City, west of Apex in Gilpin County. A log cabin is in the right midground. Tall pine...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1945?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-202], [ARL-203] and [ARl-204] [unidentified African American woman], [ARL-205] [three African American counselors including Ethel Wood], [ARL-206] [unidentified African American woman]." The...
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    • [between 1937 and 1940]
    • Rocky Mountain Lake, Memorial Day

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-26] Come on down the pole, Margie, [ARL-27] What's the matter Evelyn? It can't be that bad, Margie. Is Edna Mae happy?, [ARL-28] I'll bet you still like to do it, too, [ARL-29] West High's perfect...
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    • 1930 [May 26]
    • Vice-President George H. Bush and members of American G.I. Forum

    • Members of the American G.I. Forum pose with Vice-President George H. Bush at the G.I. Forum Conference held in Denver, Colorado. Identification (left to right) : Unidentified, Jake Alarid, Vice President Bush, Dr. Hector P. Garcia, founder of the...
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    • [1992]
    • American Woodmen band

    • African-American men and women, members of an American Woodmen's Association band, pose outdoors near an office in Cleveland, Ohio. They pose with their instruments that include drums, clarinets, trumpets, trombones, and baritones. A banner and...
    • Katz Studio.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • American Fork Canon, Utah

    • View of the American Fork River in the American Fork Canyon in Utah County, Utah. Shows steep canyon walls, boulders and trees.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Arnold Toynbee and Arthur L. Campa, Sr.

    • Informal portrait of Sir Arnold J. Toynbee, British historian and Arthur L. Campa, Sr. American Cultural Attaché and Director of the USIA at the American Embassy in Lima Peru. Dr. Campa, a renowned scholar, historian and professor of cultural...
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    • [1957?]
    • Don't ask me to separate '34 pictures from '35, please!

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-114] Find your supper or you don't eat. Some fun, kids!, [ARL-115] Remember the gypsy hikes when we followed marked trails, got lost, scratched our arms and legs, but always found the hidden supper?,...
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    • 1934
    • American Woodmen's Life

    • View of the American Woodmen's Life Building (1950; Gordon White, architect) at 2100 Downing Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. White terracotta wraps much of the exterior of the two story, Streamline Moderne building....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1994
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-173], [ARL-174], [ARL-175], [ARL-176] and [ARL-177] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: two African American teenage campers (including Virginia McKinney); group of African...
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    • 1937
    • Edgewater, Colorado, 50th anniversary

    • A float in the Edgewater, Colorado, Fiftieth Anniversary Parade has a sign reading "Defenders of Liberty"; on the float are an army soldier holding a gun, a nurse, a sailor, the Statue of Liberty, another military man, a boy on crutches, another...
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    • 1951
    • 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...
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    • 1928
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-190], [ARL-191], [ARL-192], [ARL-193,], [ARL-194] and [ARL-195] [Camp Nizhoni]." The photographic prints on album page show: three African American teenage campers at their window; four African...
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    • [between 1937 and 1938]
    • Columbine Castle

    • A miner poses with Jessie, a Saint Bernard, on the steps of the American Mining Company Office in American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A U. S. flag flies from the flagpole on the roof.
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • American Mining Company office

    • Myrtle Stedman skis down a hill near the American Mining Company office near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • American Mining Company office

    • View of the American Mining Company's office near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Snow covers the ground.
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Buckskin Charlie & two Native American women

    • Native American Ute Indian chief Buckskin Charlie poses in front of a tepee with his wife Emma Naylor Buck (To-Wee) and an unidentified Native American woman. Buckskin Charlie wears fringed pants and shirt, a feather in his hair and a choker...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1901
    • Pre-1963 Colorado mining fatalities

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Colorado from 1884, when state legislation first required mining companies to report their accidents, through 1962.
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 1995
    • Myrtlehurst

    • A miner and his family pose with their dog on the porch of Marshall Stedman's cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. A girl on a burro is nearby.
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    • [1900]
    • American House

    • View of the American House hotel at 16th (Sixteenth) and Blake Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows a three-story brick building with narrow windows and a covered entry. Signs read: "American House" and "American Hotel." Horses and wagons stand on...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • American City

    • View of American City, Gilpin County, northwest of Black Hawk, Colorado, shows a bare slope surrounded by tall evergreens. The E.M. Stedman house and the Hotel Del Monte with an American flag and Louisiana Mascot Mine operation show in distance....
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    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • 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]
    • The Coloradan: Vol. II No. 3

    • Article and front cover of The Coloradan, pertaining to First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • The Coloradan
    • 1893 May 1
    • Camp of American City

    • Left side of panorama view of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Buildings include: Snug Harbor and Al Platte's cabins, Hotel Sweepstakes, and the American Mining Company office.
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Frank in office

    • Frank Wells, a miner, poses with a crosscut saw in the American Mining Company's assay office near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a woodstove that reads: "Trilby".
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Manager American Mining Company superintendent

    • Charles S. Ripley, manager, and the superintendent of the American Mining Company, pose on the porch of the Louisiana cabin near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Fort Morgan, Colorado, 3rd Prize

    • The band from American Legion Post Number 19 in Fort Morgan, Colorado, poses at a competition. The band is composed of drums, bugles, riflemen, flagmen, and a band leader. Inscriptions on the two bass drums read: "American Legion Harold DeHaan Post...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1939
    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 9

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 January
    • West Denver High School "Alma Mater"

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-68] James Davis, 'The Old Flame', [ARL-69] 'The Three Musketeers', Julius Johnson, Woody Reid, Bill Powell, [ARL-70] Southwest wing, [ARL-71] 'The gang', [ARL-72] 'Little Ceasar [sic]'." The...
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    • [between 1929 and 1931]
    • Camp of American City

    • Panorama view of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Buildings include: Snug Harbor and Al Platte's cabins, Hotel Sweepstakes, and the American Mining Company office, Louisiana cabin, and the shafthouse of the Mascot Mine.
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    • Squaw Dance, Pine Ridge S. D.

    • Native American (Sioux) men and women during the Squaw Dance on the Pine Ridge reservation, South Dakota. Some of the women are dressed in costumes which include long skirts, shirts accented by elk tooth designs, and headdresses. Other women sit on...
    • S. D. Butcher & Son.
    • 1908
    • Yep, this is 1935

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-125] The first week group ready to go home, [ARL-126] Just hold those poses a moment, please. My, my, such figures!, [ARl-127] 'Andy Family' First week, [ARL-128] A good old water fight. You get wet...
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    • 1935
    • Dakota Indians, at Rosebud Fair, South Dakota

    • Native American (Sioux) men are gathered on a hillside at the Rosebud Fair in South Dakota. Some sit on the ground, some are mounted on horseback. The man standing in the foreground is identified as American Horse.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • 1936, cont'd.

    • Text and annotations on album page read: [ARL-136] "Don't look so forlorn; there'll be another year. Woody must be going to Denver, she's all 'dressed' up, [ARL-137] First Week, 'Andy Family' 1936, [ARL-138] Take the picture quick; the train's...
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    • 1936
    • James Peak from American City

    • James Peak, on the border of Gilpin, Grand and Clear Creek counties in Colorado, stands in the distance with patches of snow in this view from American City, west of Apex in Gilpin County. A log cabin is in the right midground. Tall pine trees...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1945?]
    • West Side Recorder Volume 7 No 4

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1970 August
    • 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]...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Women and Jessie

    • Women pose with rifles and Jessie, a Saint Bernard, by the shafthouse of the Mascot Mine near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado. One woman wears an ammunition vest.
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    • [between 1895 and 1905]

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