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    • A.G. Lowande and circus horse

    • A.G. Lowande, an equestrian with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stands beside a white horse. Lowande is dressed in a costume which includes a leotard with a separate decorative yoke and skirt of embroidered, appliqued and...
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    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Zouaves group

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands on the far left of a group of Zouave posing in three rows. The back row is standing, the middle row kneeling and the front row sitting. The costume the Zouaves wear, including red, baggy pants,...
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    • [1898?]
    • Zouaves group

    • A group of Zouaves poses in front of a backdrop with a landscape scene painted on it for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The costume the men wear, including red, baggy pants, gold-braided blue vests and red fez hats, was reportedly derived from the...
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    • [1897?]
    • Mexican Independence Day

    • Two Mexican American perform a traditional dance in celebration of Mexican Independence Day. They perform in the Colorado Grange Building located at 2475 West 26th (Twenty-sixth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The men wear sombreros and charros or...
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    • 1968
    • Child in stroller

    • A child sits in an ornate wicker stroller with an umbrella above it, probably in Denver, Colorado. Leaves cover the trellis in the background.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Human pyramid

    • Members of the Devlin's Zouaves, in costume, form a human pyramid. Charles Orville "Dutch" Walters is in the center and stands on the shoulders of a another performer. Their costumes consist of fez hats, short jackets, baggy pants, leggings and...
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    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Fred W. Loring

    • Fred W. Loring poses with his arm over a mule's withers and holds the bridle reins near Prescott (Yavapai County), Arizona. Loring has a beard, and wears a top hat and a buttoned tunic under a worn coat. Shows a man beside a tepee in the distance.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
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    • Pedro, Captain of one of the Coyotero Apache Bands

    • Pedro, a Native American (Coyotero Apache, Western Apache) tribal leader, stands and poses beside possibly a bear rug, in Arizona. Pedro wears a military uniform with epaulets and a chevron, and a hat with an upturned brim. Shows trees on a...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Shee-zah-nan-tan

    • Interior portrait of a Native American (Jicarilla Apache) man, he stands beside a pile of fur pelts and blankets in northern New Mexico. The man has long braids, and wears buckskin pants and a shirt with fringe. Shee-zah-nan-tan holds a rifle and...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
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    • Nino Ruisi

    • A photoprint of an Nino Ruisi, an actor from the Central City Play Festival, is set against a dark background in Central City, Colorado. He wears an Egyptian style costume with an ornate, pointed hat, a wig that has metal pendant hanging from it,...
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    • 1941
    • Nate Salsbury as an actor

    • Nate Salsbury, at about age 30, poses for a half-length portrait wearing a pirate costume. His costume includes a tattered hat, a full beard and moustache and shaggy hair. Salsbury was an actor and managed the Salsbury Troubadours before taking...
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    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Chinese actor

    • Shows one Chinese actor dressed in full costume. The actor wears a headdress with pheasant feathers, armor and holds two large maces.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Chinese actors

    • Shows two unidentified Chinese actors dressed in full costume. The actor on the left wears a headdress with pheasant feathers, armor and holds two large maces. The second actor wears no makeup, a headdress, embroidered shirt and pants; he holds two...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Pre-Mexican Independence Day celebration

    • View of performers for Mexican Independence day (Diez y Seis de Septiembre) festivities in Denver, Colorado. A man dressed in a mariachi costume plays a vihuela (small guitar), he stands next to three Mexican American women in full dresses...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970]
    • Chief Sin Ale

    • A man, possibly Chief Sin Ale, stands with his hands on his hips in front of a tent in the background in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The man is dressed in costume and wears a turban on his head.
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Troupe of Salim Nassar

    • A group of Arab men poses in costume in the foreground in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. They are possibly the Troupe of Salim Nassar. The men wear fez hats, knee-length baggy pants and have sashes tied around their waists. They all...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Ta-Vo-Kok-I, or the circle dance (winter costume)

    • Native Americans (Paiute) stand in a circle in what is identified as "Ta-vo-kok-i" or the circle dance in Kanab (Kane County), Utah. Men, women and children wear rabbit skin robes or woven blankets, headbands and necklaces. John Wesley Powell in a...
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
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    • Zouaves group

    • A group of Zouave poses in a row in front of a large set of bleachers in an arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The costume the men wear, including red, baggy pants, gold-braided blue vests and red fez hats, was reportedly derived from the...
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    • [1898?]
    • Women's wedding dress

    • Wool day dress worn as a wedding dress. The bodice is tailored light blue wool and flannel with a mock bolero jacket. The collar is rectangular with appliqued bands of ivory and cotton lace and ivory silk. The front edge is velvet with appliqued...
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    • 1901
    • Women's wedding dress

    • Shows the top portion of a wool day dress worn as a wedding dress. The bodice is tailored light blue wool and flannel with a mock bolero jacket. The collar is rectangular with applique bands of ivory and cotton lace, ivory silk. On the front edge...
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    • 1901
    • Bag

    • Native American (Apache) bag with multicolor beadwork, buttons on the flap, and string handles.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Bag

    • Native American (Apache) commercial leather bag with blue and white beadwork, lazy stitch, and bordered with tin jinglers.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Bag

    • Native American (Sioux) buckskin bag decorated with white, green, yellow and red beads, shell, and metal.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux) yellow-orange buckskin pouch. The bag features black, green, gold color, yellow, blue and red decorative beadwork, lazy stitch and fringe.
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    • [between 1870 and 1888]
    • Bag

    • Shows a bag (Sioux) with blue, red and white beadwork in arrow and strip designs; lazy stitch and fringe. Additional note on the Colorado Historical Society record: "During the January 1998 NAGPRA Sioux consultation, Zona Loans Arrow (Standing Rock...
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    • 1888
    • Bag

    • Shows a buckskin bag of the Native American (Northern Plains). The bag features red, yellow, blue and white beadwork in stripes and lazy stitches.
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    • 1880
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin pouch with pink, yellow and blue beadwork in triangle and stripe designs, lazy stitch and fringe.
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    • 1888
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Northern Plains) buckskin bag. It features lazy stitching and red, blue, pink and white striped design work.
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    • [between 1875 and 1885]
    • Bags

    • Shows two bags. One is a Native American Southern Plains (possibly Mescalero Apache) buckskin bag and is decorated with green, white and pink beadwork in diamond and square designs. The second bag is Native American (Cheyenne) made of commercial...
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    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin bag that features ochre and yellow fringe, a flap, lazy stitch and red, blue and white beadwork in striped designs.
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    • 1880

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