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    • Top of Teton, the Owen party on the summit of the Grand Teton Rev. F.S. Spalding in center.

    • Three men pose on the rocky summit of Grand Teton on the first ascent of the peak in the Teton Range, in what is now Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. Climbers include John Shive, Frank Peterson or William Owen. One man holds a hammer, another...
    • Grand Teton (Wyo. : Mountain)--1890-1900.; Grand Teton National Park (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Clergy--Wyoming--Grand Teton National Park--1890-1900.; Mountaineering--Wyoming--Grand Teton National Park--1890-1900.; Spalding, F. S.; William Owen,...
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    • Rock climbing

    • Approximately twenty Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing near Camp Hale, Colorado; three soldiers are scaling a rope to climb onto a rock shelf a few feet above the ground. The rest of the soldiers are divided with half waiting...
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Military training--Colorado--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • 1943
    • Climbing School -- chow

    • Approximately twenty Tenth Mountain Division soldiers line up for chow during a climbing school. The food is being served from a tent in a clearing inside a pine forest.
    • Military training--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Camp Hale, rock climbing

    • Nine Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing with ropes on a steep cliff at Camp Hale, Colorado. They are wearing a variety of clothing, including denim jeans, in addition to khaki uniforms.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • 1943
    • On belay, Walter Prager

    • Walter Prager during rock climbing instruction, on Mount Ranier, Washington. Prager wearing a knapsack and rifle demonstrates rock climbing techniques aided by a soldier above him on the rock.
    • Rock climbing--Washinton (State)--1940-1950.; Rainier, Mount (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Washington (State)--1940-1950.; Prager, Walter.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1942]
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Men climb over rocks in Cliff Canyon near Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The men wear hats and carry pistols in holsters on ammunition belts.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boulders--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • [1892?]
    • Mountaineering training

    • Four Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing skills, including hoisting bundles with ropes. In the foreground, a soldier holds one end of a rope and a bundle is suspended above his head. Behind him, another soldier is holding a...
    • Military training--Colorado--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Rock climbing

    • A Tenth Mountain Division soldier searches for handholds as he climbs a steep rock face near Camp Hale, Colorado. A piton and carabiner are visible in the rock below him. A second soldier is climbing behind him but facing away from the camera. Both...
    • Military training--Colorado--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • 1943
    • Climbing Rollins Pass on the Moffat Road

    • Shows freight climbing Rollins Pass with a borrowed Burlington and Missouri River engine on the point and helper in the rear; includes siding. Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway, Colorado.
    • Rollins Pass (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1905.; Railroad sidings--Colorado--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [ca. 1905?]
    • Zermatt

    • The Duke family poses in Zermatt, Switzerland, with climbing gear. They are identified as (l to r): Lester Duke, Maud, Peter, and Ben. Ben Duke was a businessman (President of Gates Corporation), outdoorsman, 10th Mountain Division veteran, and...
    • Snow and ice climbing--Switzerland--Zermatt--1950-1960.; Zermatt (Switzerland)--1950-1960.; Businessmen--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Duke, H. Benjamin.; Duke, Maud.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • MacNamara [i.e. McNamara] demonstrating climbing tech. with a Swiss shoulder belay MGM training...

    • Members of the Army Ski Troops (later the 10th Mountain Division) watch as a man identified as McNamara demonstrates the use of a "Swiss" shoulder belay in rock climbing for an MGM training film in Sun Valley (Blaine County), Idaho. The men wear...
    • Bald Mountain (Blaine County, Idaho)--1940-1950.; Sun Valley (Idaho)--1940-1950.; Climbing--Idaho--Sun Valley--1940-1950.; Infantry--American--Idaho--Sun Valley--1940-1950.; Military training--Idaho--Sun Valley--1940-1950.; Motion picture...
    • 1942
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 11 Numbers 3 and 4, 1928  March-April

    • Newsletter produced every two months by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19280300
    • Matterhorn, Zermatt

    • Ben and Maud Duke pose on the Matterhorn, in Zermatt, Switzerland, in ice climbing gear including gaiters, sunglasses, knit hats, and cleated shoes. Ben Duke was a businessman (President of Gates Corporation), outdoorsman, 10th Mountain Division...
    • Snow and ice climbing--Switzerland--Zermatt--1960-1970.; Zermatt (Switzerland)--1960-1970.; Businessmen--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Duke, H. Benjamin.; Duke, Maud.
    • 1967
    • Skitroopers climbing a hill

    • A group of ten Tenth Mountain Division ski troopers ski through the woods. The four closest to the camera are climbing up a small hill with the tips of their skis pointed out and to the side. All are wearing knapsacks and carrying rifles.
    • Ski troops--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1944]
    • Climbing Continental Divide from Tolland, Boulder Park, Moffat Road

    • Right center of panorama view shows Tolland (formerly Mammoth) in Boulder Park, Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a train climbing Giants Ladder along the Moffat Road of the Denver, Northwestern and Pacific towards the Continental Divide; Karel Park...
    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway--1900-1920.; Boulder Park (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Karel Park Lake (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Tolland (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Tolland--1900-1920.; Railroad...
    • [between 1907 and 1913?]
    • Rose trees, Hollenbeck Home, Los Angeles, Calif.

    • View of the Hollenbeck Home, a retirement facility located at 573 South Boyle Avenue in Los Angeles, California. Shows a multi sided garden house covered in climbing roses. The small building is almost completely covered in rose vines, it has a...
    • Hollenbeck Home (Los Angeles, Calif.)--Buildings--1900-1910.; Los Angeles (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Garden structures.; Rest homes.; Roses.
    • [1906?]
    • The Loop

    • Panoramic, southwestward view of "The Loop," a narrow-gauge train route climbing from Georgetown to Silver Plume, Colorado (Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Railway); High Bridge train trestle in foreground crosses Clear Creek; a smaller trestle is...
    • Narrow-gage railroads--Colorado--1890-1900.; Trestles--Colorado--1890-1900.; Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Rose garden at City Park

    • Two women walk along the paths of the rose garden at City Park in Denver, Colorado. Roses are planted in neat planting beds and climbing plants cover trellises over the paths. Cars in a parking lot are in the distance.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Roses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1927 May, June?]
    • University Park School flag pole painter

    • Photograph of a man climbing flag pole while painting it out side of University Park Elementary School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Flagpoles.; University Park School (Denver, Colo.); University Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • House and garden

    • View of a Garden Club of Denver member's yard and residence at 9th (Ninth) and Gaylord Streets in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado (Morgan's Subdivision District); landscaping includes lawn, junipers, and climbing vines....
    • Garden Club of Denver.--1930-1940.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Yards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Men climb up a boulder strewn desert canyon identified as Cliff Canyon near Mesa Verde, Montezuma County, Colorado. One man assists another upon a boulder, he wear a hat and a pistol in a holster.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boulders--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • [1893]
    • 2nd Pueblo - Taos fiesta Chifonetes

    • View of San Geronimo Fiesta at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows parked cars, white spectators, adobe pueblo dwellings, and a Native American (Taos Pueblo) man climbing a pole topped by a dead mountain lion. Koshares dance below him.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; San Geronimo Fiesta (Taos Pueblo, N.M.); Taos Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1910-1920.;...
    • 1917
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Four men wearing holstered firearms climb massive rocks in Cliff Canyon near Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. One man assists another to climb a boulder. Shows rock formations, brush.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boulders--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Medics belay litter for practice

    • Fifteen Tenth Mountain Division medics watch as Pfc. Earnest Marshal of Company C., lashed to a litter and belayed from above, is lowered joltlessly over steep rock. This rock climbing school was organized during the Italian Campaing under the...
    • Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • April 1945
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Four men wearing holstered firearms assist each other to climb a steep wall in Cliff Canyon near Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Medics practice travois evacuation

    • Pvt. Leon Whritenour (left) and Pfc. Peter Guletto (right) carry Pfc. William C. Woods down a slope by means of a travois, an old Indian carry adapted by the French to mountain operations. Litter is belayed by a man farther up the slope (not shown...
    • Mountain warfare--Italy--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • April 1945
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Men assist each other as they climb the steep wall of Cliff Canyon near Mesa Verde, Montezuma County, Colorado. The rock face is pocked with holes. The men wear hats and one carries a revolver in a holster.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • [1893]
    • Practicing evacuation by litter basket

    • A soldier is lowered to the ground in a litter basket by two others. A rock climbing school for Tenth Mountain Division medics was held during the Italian Campaign in April 1945. This photograph was probably taken at that time.
    • Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • April 1945
    • Gabe Luchsinger family

    • People from Basalt, Colorado, including, India Reeves Luchsinger, Mrs. Gabe Luchsinger, Iona Rutherford, Charles Luchsinger, and Zella Luchsinger, pose standing in a line. One girl wears a sailor shirt, one man smokes a cigar, and an elderly woman...
    • Basalt (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Luchsinger, Charles.; Luchsinger, Gabe,--Family.; Luchsinger, India Reeves.; Luchsinger, Zella.; Rutherford, Iona.
    • [1910?]
    • Mesa Verde Balcony House

    • View of Native American (Anasazi) Balcony House, at Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado; shows men (one climbing a ladder) and stone ruins.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Balcony House (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.;...
    • 1916
    • Our climbing outfits, just plain GI

    • A Tenth Mountain Division soldier poses as he climbs a large rock formation. He has a coil of rope at his hip that hangs down out of the picture frame. He is wearing a helmet, a khaki field jacket and pants, and boots with gaiters.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Men climb on rocks in Cliff Canyon near Mesa Verde National Park in Montezuma County, Colorado. The men wear hats and carry pistols in holsters on ammunition belts.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Rocks--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1900?]
    • Practicing evacuation techniques

    • Twelve Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice evacuation techniques. One holds a rope upslope from the medic carrying a "wounded" soldier down a steep hill; the rope steadies the man with the load, which is called belaying. Trees in the...
    • Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • [1945]
    • Rock climber

    • View taken from above of a Tenth Mountain Division soldier rock climbing at Camp Hale, Colorado. He is wearing a helmet and khaki uniform.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Climbing Cliff Canon

    • Men climb on talus rocks in Cliff Canon near Mesa Verde National Park in Montezuma County, Colorado. They wear hats and carry pistols in holsters.
    • Cliff Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.; Rocks--Colorado--Montezuma County--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, climbing a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; San Geronimo Fiesta (Taos Pueblo, N.M.)--1890-1900.; Taos Indians--1890-1900.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Hydraulic mining operation

    • View of a placer mine by a river; miners pose by a rocker and sluice, climbing a pole, and in an ore car. A furnace and barrels are by pipes and a ditch; frame buildings, automobiles, and a freight car with letters: "C N N" [?] are in the...
    • Hydraulic mining--1910-1920.; Miners--1910-1920.; Mining--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Garden, City Park, Denver

    • View of the rose garden at City Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows roses in formal planting beds and arched trellises with climbing roses. Cars in a parking lot are in the distance.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Roses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Rose garden at City Park, Denver

    • View of arched trellises covered with climbing roses in a garden at City Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows planing beds and pathways.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Roses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Trellises--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, climbing a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival. Costume includes breechcloths, body paint, and corn husks.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; San Geronimo Fiesta (Taos Pueblo, N.M.)--1890-1900.; Taos Indians--1890-1900.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Rose display

    • View of a Garden Club of Denver member's garden, in Denver, Colorado; shows a flower border of phlox, and hollyhocks, and a wall of climbing roses.
    • Garden Club of Denver.--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Flowers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Garden walls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Roses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Evergreen border

    • View of a Garden Club of Denver member's yard in Denver, Colorado; landscaping includes blue spruce trees and climbing vines.
    • Garden Club of Denver.--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Spruces--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Yards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory in the Denver Botanic Gardens

    • View of the interior of the Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory (1964, Victor Hornbein and Edward D. White, Jr.) in the Denver Botanic Gardens, 1005 York Street, in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The roof of the...
    • Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory--Buildings--1990-2000.; Denver Botanic Gardens--Buildings--1990-2000.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Botanical gardens.; Greenhouses.; Boettcher...
    • ca. 1998
    • Tragedy marred a holiday

    • A dotted line has been painted on the image to indicate the path of a young man who fell to his death while climbing the sheer cliffs at the mouth of Eldorado canyon in Eldorado Springs, Colorado. South Boulder creek is at the bottom of the gorge,...
    • Eldorado Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--Eldorado Springs--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]

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