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    • A Bar A Ranch,  Encampment, Wyo

    • A Black man smokes a pipe and holds the reins of a horse drawn sled on the A Bar A Ranch, in Encampment (Carbon County), Wyoming. The vehicle has an A-frame cover made of wooden poles.
    • A Bar A Ranch (Carbon County, Wyo.)--People--1900-1920.; African Americans--Wyoming--Carbon County--1900-1920.; Carbon County (Wyo.)--1900-1920.; Horse teams--Wyoming--Carbon County--1900-1920.; Ranches--Wyoming--Carbon County--1900-1920.; Sleds &...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Frederick Douglass, Jr.

    • Studio portrait of probably Frederick Douglass, Jr., writer, abolitionist, activist and son of abolitionist, Frederick Douglass. He wears a celluloid collar, tie, vest and jacket. His hair is parted to the side. He has a Van Dyke beard and mustache.
    • Abolitionists.; Activists.; Douglass, Frederick, 1842-1892.; African Americans--Men--1860-1870.
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    • View in Pueblo Acoma, New Mexico

    • View looking east over Acoma Pueblo on Acoma Mesa, New Mexico. Shows Native Americans, multi-story adobe pueblo with ladders, vigas, chimneys, pottery, chickens, a horse, a colt, a dog, firewood and surrounding buttes and mesas.
    • Acoma Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1890.; Acoma (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • View in Pueblo Acoma, N.M.

    • View looking east over Acoma Pueblo, Acoma Mesa, New Mexico, shows Pueblo Native Americans, multi-story adobe house blocks with ladders, vigas, chimneys, pottery, chickens, firewood and surrounding buttes and mesas.
    • Acoma Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1900.; Acoma (N.M.)--1880-1900.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Acoma--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Dance of San Estevan at Acoma

    • Native Americans (Acoma) dance during the Fiesta of San Estevan (Esteban) at Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico. Shows women in tablitas and mantas and men in dance kilts.
    • Acoma Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Indian dance--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Acoma (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Ceremonial dancers--New...
    • 1898?
    • Dance court & plaza at Acoma

    • Pueblo Native Americans gather around a shrine adorned with cottonwood boughs, corn plants and a cross for the Feast of San Esteban, (St. Stephen) patron saint of Acoma, Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico.
    • Acoma Indians--Spiritual life--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Dance--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Saint Stephen's Day--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Acoma...
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Indians, Pueblo, Acoma, missions

    • Acoma Pueblo Native Americans are in the doorway of the old mission church with attached convent, Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico.
    • Acoma Indians--Spiritual life--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1920.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1920.; Acoma (N.M.)--1890-1920.; Catholic churches--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Jose Angel Gutierrez

    • A profile portrait of Jose Angel Gutierrez, he helped to form the Mexican American Youth Organization (MAYO), and in 1970, La Raza Unida (The United People).
    • Activists--1960-1980.; Mexican Americans--1960-1980.; Gutierrez, Jose Angel.
    • [between 1965 and 1980?]
    • Teachers Corps

    • Group portrait of members of the Adams State College Teacher Corps Program, 1975-1977, pose in front of a building in Alamosa, Colorado. They are identified as: standing, Thom Horn; Given Bauer; Dick Richmond, Asst. Supt. Monte Vista; Larence...
    • Adams State College. Teachers Corps Program--People--1970-1980.; Mexican Americans--1970-1980.; Hispanic Americans--1970-1980.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Teachers.; School superintendents.; Adams State College. Teachers Corps Program--Pictorial...
    • [1977?]
    • Entryway of house near Guadalupe from under porch, Santa Fe, N.M.

    • A Hispanic man and woman pose under the porch of the entryway to an adobe house in Santa Fe. The man is seated on a wood chair and the woman stands leaning against the wall. She wears a long, full skirt. A wood ladder is propped against the wall...
    • Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1910-1920.; Hispanic Americans-- New Mexico--Santa Fe--1910-1920.; Houses--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1910-1920.
    • [1912?]
    • Salon Price List.

    • Price list for services provided at Beauty Shop owned by Melvina Williams.
    • African American beauty operators.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1982 April
    • Salon Appointment Book.

    • Excerpt from Melvina Williams appointment book.
    • African American beauty operators.; Appointment books.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1963
    • State of Colorado, Tobacconist License.

    • License for David Mallard to sell tobacco.
    • African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1945 December 26
    • Clarence F. Holmes, various business cards

    • Business cards for Dr. Clarence F. Holmes' dentistry business
    • African American dentists--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Business cards.
    • undated
    • 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.
    • undated
    • 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
    • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Mardi Gras Ball

    • Group photo of the Chi Phi Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Mardi Gras Ball. Caption on back says "Sororities and Fraternities: Chi Phi Chap. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Mardi Gras Ball, March 5 1957. Included in Picture: Durlan, Elva (Public...
    • African American fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1957 March 2
    • Dr. Clarence Holmes Addresses the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity

    • Dr. Clarence Holmes stands at podium with hand raised during a speech for the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.
    • African American fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Speeches, addresses, etc., American--20th century.
    • 1959 December 5
    • Pilgrims of the Plains

    • Men from a wagon train sit and stand by covered wagons, horses and oxen. A Black man holds a bull whip and a man plays a violin. Shows rifles, a saddle an pots over a camp fire.
    • African Americans--1860-1870.; Camping--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--1860-1870.; Wagon trains--1850-1860.
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    • Scenes on the Pacific Railroad

    • Men and women dressed in formal attire sit in a Pacific Railroad dining car. African American (Black) men waiters carry trays. The railroad car has curtains, glass globe lights and mirrors. Railroad workers stand near a dynamite blast through a...
    • African Americans--1860-1870.; Chinese--1860-1870.; Blasting--1860-1870.; Interiors--1860-1870.; Passengers--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--1860-1870.; Railroad dining cars--1860-1870.;...
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    • Group of Browns Park men before the turn of the century

    • Group portrait of cowboys in Brown's Park (Moffat County), Colorado, or (Daggett County) Utah; shows men identified as "Joe Davenport, George Brown, John Dempshire, Felix Meyers, Isom Dart (a Black man, a.k.a. Ned Huddleston), 'Tall' Wilson, Frank...
    • African Americans--1860-1880.; Horseback riding--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.
    • [between 1865 and 1875?]
    • African-American man

    • Studio portrait of a Black man possibly in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • African-American man

    • Studio portrait of a Black man possibly in Denver, Colorado. He holds a peaked cap and wears a coat, suit, tie, and watch chain.
    • African Americans--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • Bugler

    • A Black (African American) soldier sounds a bugle at a military fort. A second Black man in civilian clothes stands on a boardwalk by new trees and barracks or officer's quarters with mansard roofs.
    • African Americans--1860-1890.; Bugles--1860-1890.; Men--1860-1890.; Soldiers--1860-1890.
    • [between 1860 and 1890?]
    • Clara Brown

    • "Aunt" Clara Brown, at about age 70, poses in a dark dress and crocheted cap. Born a slave, this businesswoman was the first Black inductee into the Society of Colorado Pioneers.
    • African Americans--1870-1880.; Slaves--1870-1880.; Women--1870-1880.; Brown, Clara.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • African-American girl

    • Studio portrait of a Black girl in Freehold, New Jersey. She wears a dress, a watch chain necklace, and a cloth belt with decorated buckle.
    • African Americans--1870-1890.; Girls--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Mary Elizabeth Jones Holmes

    • Mary Elizabeth Jones, an African American woman, poses outdoors with a white woman and girl near possibly a church. The women wear dresses with high collars and hats decorated with feathers.
    • African Americans--1870-1890.; Girls--1870-1890.; Women--1870-1890.; Holmes, Mary Elizabeth.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • African-American woman

    • Studio portrait of a Black woman possibly in Colorado. She holds a pair of boots and a washboard. She wears, a dress, straw hat, no shoes, and smokes a corncob pipe.
    • African Americans--1870-1890.; Smoking--1870-1890.; Tobacco pipes--1870-1890.; Women--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Storefronts, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Exterior view of storefronts in Georgetown, Colorado, probably on Sixth (6th) Street or nearby. The central storefront is one story with a half-story false front across the top. The double door is flanked by two large mullioned windows. A sign...
    • African Americans--1870-1900.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1900.; Facades--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • John Taylor and Dick Charlie

    • Standing portrait of a Native American Ute man, identified as Dick Charlie and an African American man, John Taylor. Charlie is a full-blooded Ute, Taylor, a Black man, is a Ute by marriage. Both men wear vested suits; Charlie with earrings and a...
    • African Americans--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--1880-1910.; Charlie, Dick.; Taylor, John.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Central City fire dept.

    • Members of the Central City Fire Department, who include an African American, stand in a large semicircle in the middle of Main Street in Central City, Colorado. They wear rolled up shorts over their long underwear and their arms are folded across...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets.; Fire fighters.
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    • In my fighting clothes

    • Standing portrait of Nat Love, in front of a painted studio backdrop. A Black cowboy, also known as Dead Wood Dick for his shooting abilities, later became a Pullman porter. He wears long hair, a wide brim hat, leather chaps, bullet (ammo) belt and...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Railroad porters--1890-1900.; Love, Nat.
    • [between 1894 and 1899]
    • The Messenger

    • Posed outdoor setting of Native American (Ute) men (including Buckskin Charlie), women and children gathered around a messenger (Severo) on a horse. Severo wears a headdress and points to the background. The women wear blanket shawls and belted...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--1890-1900.; Tableaux--1890-1900.; Buckskin Charlie, Ute Chief.; Severo, Chief.
    • 1894
    • The Messenger

    • Posed outdoor setting of Native American (Ute) men (including Buckskin Charlie), women and children gathered around a messenger (Severo) on a horse. Severo wears a headdress and points to the background. The women wear blanket shawls and belted...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--1890-1900.; Tableaux--1890-1900.; Buckskin Charlie, Ute Chief.; Severo, Chief.
    • 1894
    • Ute flower carnival group on horseback

    • Native American (Ute) group on horseback, Flower Carnival, Colorado Springs, Colorado, men (including Sevaro, Buckskin Charlie, Julian), women and child. All in traditional clothing, Severo wearing a headdress. Four white men (including Charles...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Children--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Horseback...
    • 1894
    • Portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of an African-American (Black) man. He wears a suit, vest, and patterned neck tie. His hair is cut close to his head and he has a thin moustache.
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Pack train

    • Men on horseback, one African-American, pose near a loaded pack train possibly in Colorado. Buildings and railroad boxcars are in the distance.
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Packtrains--1890-1900.; Transportation--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of an African American baby girl who sits on a chair covered in coyote fur. The baby wears a white gown with lace stitching.
    • African Americans--1890-1910.; Girls--1890-1910.; Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • [Dic]kerson, Thos "L" 12th Ky. Urt

    • Studio portrait of Thomas Dickerson, a member of Farragut Post Number 46, G. A. R. He wears a medal in the shape of an eagle with a U. S. flag and a star pendant on his shirt.
    • African Americans--1890-1910.; Insignia--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of an African American (Black) man who wears a double-breasted jacket. A patterned scarf is wrapped around his neck and held in place with a pin shaped like a crescent moon.
    • African Americans--1890-1910.; Men--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of an African American (Black) woman. She wears a corset under a fitted basque with buttons and flared sleeves, drop earrings, a ribbon tied around her neck with a bow to the side, a full skirt, and fingerless gloves. She stands...
    • African Americans--1890-1910.; Studio props--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]

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