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    • The Lick Monument, San Francisco

    • Women in fitted dresses and hats, and men with suits, hats and canes stand at the proposed Lick Monument in Marshall Square, San Francisco (Marin County), California. On a central pedestal, Eureka stands with a shield, in front of the state bear. A...
    • Nichols, H. D.
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    • The gateway to the Garden of the Gods

    • A wagon train is on a dirt road near sandstone rock formations at Garden of the Gods in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows covered wagons, people on horseback, sparse trees on hillsides and snow on Pikes Peak in the distance.
    • Perkins, Granville, 1830-1895.
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    • Clear Creek Canon, Rocky Mountains

    • Sheer rock canyon walls are in Clear Creek Canyon in Clear Creek County or Jefferson County, Colorado. Shows a waterfall on Clear Creek and a deep chasm in the valley, sparse trees, rocky cliffs, and snow on mountains in the distance.
    • Bunner, Andrew F. (Andrew Fisher), 1841-1897.
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    • Denver Police Memorial

    • Workmen lower a marble panel onto a platform at the Denver Police Memorial located in the courtyard of the Police Administration Building at Cherokee Street and Fourteenth (14th) Street in the Civic Center Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The...
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    • [1991]
    • Fighting the fire

    • Men use blankets attached to sticks to snuff the flames of a prairie fire. A farmer plows furrows on a hill to create a fire break. Shows smoke and flames on the treeless prairie.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • Chamberlin Observatory, view of engraved stone

    • Close up view of engraved stone on Chamberlin Observatory building: "Present to the University of Denver by H.B. Chamberlin, Erected A.D. 1890"
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1979 August
    • An engraved sterling silver diploma

    • Dr. Orlo E. Childs, president of the Colorado School of Mines (on right) poses with Morgan J. Davis, Houston oilman, in gowns, mortar boards and tassels. Davis holds the engraved sterling silver diploma with an honorary doctoral degree presented by...
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    • 1964
    • Buchtel Boulevard, engraved marker

    • Engraved memorial stone on Buchtel Blvd.: "In honor of University Park's Centennial 1886-1986, 'We seek to understand the truth about everything under the stars and above the stars.' Henry A. Buchtel, Governor, Chancellor, Minister, 1847-1924."
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • undated
    • Se-quo yah

    • Head and shoulders portrait of Sequoyah, a Native American (Cherokee) man. He holds an engraved tablet on his lap, wears a robe, a medal, and a head cover, and is smoking a pipe. He is credited with the creation of the Cherokee syllabary.
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    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • From mine to mill

    • A team of four horses runs with a wooden wagon, probably filled with ore, on a dirt road in a mountain valley. The driver wears a wide-brimmed hat and boots, and holds his foot on the brake. An onlooker with a beard leans on a post beside a dog and...
    • Pranishnikoff, Ivan Petrovitch.
    • 1878 September 14
    • "Hands up", an incident of travel on the plains

    • Bandits in hats and face masks hold up a stagecoach at gun point on a road at night. Stagecoach drivers and a passenger hold their hands up. Two bandits hold the reins of the two teams of spooked horses.
    • Zogbaum, Rufus Fairchild, 1849-1925.
    • 1885 August 29
    • A tornado in the Rocky Mountains

    • View of a tornado and a billow of clouds in a steep canyon in the Rocky Mountains. Shows splintered trees where the funnel touches the ground. Rocky peaks and a dark sky are in the distance.
    • Rix, Julian.
    • 1885 September 19
    • Farisita cemetery

    • A gravestone in the cemetery at Farisita (Huerfano County), Colorado features a crucifix engraved with the raised image of Christ, atop a rectangular stone. The inscription reads: "Faris Asperdon Born Dec. 1884 (?) Died ??." Fresh flowers are at...
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    • [between 1884 and 1970]
    • Irrigation in Colorado letting water into a side sluice-way

    • Men open a sluice box gate in Colorado, turning a spool that lifts the wooden gate by a chain. Shows a river in a valley, and a snow covered mountain in the distance. Inset image shoes a sluice box built in a steep canyon.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • Sketches at Santa Barbara, Southern California

    • Views in Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara County), California, show houses, gardens, beaches, the City Hall and Hall of Records, and monks at the adobe Santa Barbara Mission.
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
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    • Winter railroad travel in the northwest

    • Locomotives push a wedge snow plow, the "snow king," over deep snow on tracks beside telegraph poles in Minnesota. Wolves howl in the moonlight near railroad tracks, travellers approach a log cabin in the snow, and North American Indians on...
    • Graham, Charles.
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    • Base of monument in Lamar

    • View of stone monumet base of the "Madonna of the Trail," on Highway 50 (Fifty) the old Santa Fe trail, Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado; with engraved words: In Commemoration Of "Big Timbers" extending eastward and westward along Arkansas River...
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    • September 1972
    • Farmers Bank of Fleming Colo.

    • The single-story, brick Farmers Bank in Fleming, Colorado, features dentils, pediments, transoms, and four visible doorways. Two plaques are on the walls, both with the name of the bank engraved on them.
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    • [between 1918 and 1935?]
    • Chinese emigration to America

    • Chinese emigrants with queues (braids), in robes and hats or caps, are gathered in the hold of the steamship "Alaska" en route to the United States. The men use chopsticks and eat rice from bowls. Some read or stand near windows. A white man...
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    • 1876 May 20
    • 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...
    • Waud, Alfred R. (Alfred Rudolph), 1828-1891.
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    • On the plains, Indians attacking Butterfield's overland dispatch coach

    • A driver and passengers on a mule-driven stagecoach, the "Butterfield Overland Dispatch", fire rifles and pistols as North American Indians on horseback charge the stagecoach. Indians hold coup sticks, guns and shields. Shows a tepee and men on a...
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
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    • Talmadge and Boyer Block, Denver

    • View of the Talmadge and Boyer business block at 2924-42 Zuni Street in the Highland Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The four story brick and sandstone building has a wide cornice, ornate brick corbeling, arched windows, and a cartouche engraved...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1984 October
    • An Indian funeral off for the happy hunting grounds

    • Native American men and women walk or ride horseback in a funeral procession. Shows a wrapped body on a wooden frame strapped to the back of a horse. A women carries a drum. People wear robes, earrings, leather moccasins, hats and feather...
    • Frenzeny, Paul.
    • 1884 July
    • Bill William's Fork

    • Emigrants in wagons, on foot, or on horseback are in a valley near Bill Williams River (Bill Williams Fork) in La Paz or Mohave County, Arizona. Shows eroded cliff walls in the canyon and trees in the valley.
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    • A beef issue in the Indian territory

    • A Native American man on horseback aims a pistol at a bull on a grassy plain. The man has braids and wears an ammunition belt over a shirt and pants. Men beside a covered wagon use knives to butcher a dead bull. Shows a fence and a building in the...
    • Zogbaum, Rufus Fairchild, 1849-1925.
    • 1890 January 4
    • In Lamar, Colo.

    • View of stone monumet of the "Madonna of the trail," on Highway 50 (fifty) the old Santa Fe trail, Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado; depicts a pioneer woman with two small children on top a pedestal with engraved words: N. S. D. A. R. Memorial...
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    • September 1972
    • On the cattle range what's the show for a Christmas dinner, chief?

    • A man with fur chaps, gauntlets and a wide brimmed hat, holds the reins of his horse and stands in front of a Native American man at the entrance to a tepee. Shows a tomahawk on the ground and tepees at a camp in snowy woods.
    • Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909.
    • 1890 December 20
    • Presbyterian Hospital, entrance detail

    • View of the main entrance of Presbyterian Hospital, designed by William E. and Arthur A. Fisher, at Franklin Street and 20th (Twentieth) Avenue in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The doorway consists of double doors set in a...
    • Hyskell, Roy.
    • 1926
    • Smelting ore in Colorado

    • Scenes of workers and interior views of mine processing buildings in Colorado. Miners use wheelbarrows, shovels, pokers, and horse-drawn wagons to process gold and silver ore in smelter buildings. Shows tailings piles and silver being shipped from...
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • Pack-mule train of a government surveying party in Colorado

    • A man tightens a rope around a pack mule at a camp site in Colorado. Members of a government survey party wear suspenders or sack coats, boots and hats. Covered wagons, mules and canvas tents are in a valley.
    • Pranishnikoff, Ivan Petrovitch.
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    • Camel train in Nevada

    • A man with a lead rope walks beside a camel, part of a camel train, in a valley in Nevada. A man rides the camel, he sits beside a metal pot. Saddled pack animals haul boxes of supplies.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • The rotary snow-plough at work on the Central Pacific Railroad

    • A rotary snow plow clears snow off Central Pacific Railroad tracks. Men with hats and overcoats stand in deep snow beside a locomotive; one man lifts a log. Shows smoke above the train and telegraph poles.
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
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    • Wagon trains at Helena, Montana

    • People and mule or oxen-drawn covered wagons crowd a street in Helena (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. A Chinese Coolie carries wooden boxes balanced with a yoke, and a man with a rifle walks beside a Native American man and woman in the street....
    • Cary, William de la Montagne, 1840-1922.
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    • Oakes Ames Monument

    • View of Ames Monument on the Union Pacific Railroad near Sherman, Wyoming. The granite brick pyramid has a bas-relief of Oakes Ames near the top. Words engraved on the monument read: "In Memory of Oakes Ames and Oliver Ames."
    • Baker, F. M., photographer.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • "Busted!" a deserted railroad town in Kansas

    • Wolves and foxes search for food in dilapidated frame buildings in a deserted Kansas railroad town. Abandoned buildings have broken windows and debris is scattered in the road. Smoke rises from a train on railroad tracks in the distance.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • Saguache County Bank, Saguache, Colo.

    • View of the Saguache County Bank located at 311 4th Street, Saguache, Colo. The single-story brick, cast stone and limestone building was remodeled in 1913 to add a classical revival facade with columns and pediment. Within the pediment are the...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2009.
    • Farmer Nat'l Bank, Longmont Colo.

    • View from intersection of the exterior of the two-story 1917 Farmers National Bank, Colorado, shows the Greek Revival style stone building featuring: columns, Doric capitals, tall windows with transoms, pilasters, pediment lintel above entry door,...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1926 November 23
    • Beecher Island monument at Beecher, Colo.

    • View of a concrete obelisk marker that commemorates the Battle of Beecher Island, fought between U.S. troops and some 1,000 Native Americans (Cheyenne)in Yuma County, Colorado. The marker is surrounded by an iron fence. A U. S. flag flies from an...
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    • [between 1940 and 1970]
    • Sheridan on the plains

    • General Philip Henry Sheridan, in his military uniform, sits on a rock beside a military officer and a man, probably a scout, with a rifle, fringed leggings, and an ammunition belt, probably in Montana. The civilian points his finger off in the...
    • Zogbaum, Rufus Fairchild, 1849-1925.
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    • Railroad building on the great plains

    • U.S. soldiers in uniform and North American Indian men with fringed buckskin shirts and feathers in their hair hold rifles and stand or sit at a camp fire. Construction crews hammer down railroad tracks; a train with cars that read "Northern...
    • Waud, Alfred R. (Alfred Rudolph), 1828-1891.
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    • Reducing the U.S. Army again, let all savages rejoice

    • Men with rifles wear coyote or wolf masks and wear fringed leggings and ammunition belts, and run down a hillside during a battle against soldiers in U.S. military (Army) uniforms.
    • Nash, Thomas, illustrator.
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    • The Indian question

    • North American Indians, dogs, saddled horses and travois are at the Red Cloud Agency (Camp Robinson later Fort Robinson) waiting for food to be distributed in Dawes County, Nebraska. The crowd of people is outside buildings and the "F.D. Yates...
    • Pranishnikoff, Ivan Petrovitch.
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    • An avalanche in the Rocky Mountains

    • Three prospectors are on a sheer cliff during an avalanche in the Rocky Mountains, probably near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. One man clings to a rock while another man grasps him by the belt. Rocks are in mid air over the canyon, and a hat...
    • Barnard and Graham.
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    • Masonic Temple

    • View of two-story, brick Masonic Temple in Montrose, Colorado, features a square front facade, a plaque engraved with, "Masonic Temple," near the top, an overhanging eave, rectangular second story windows with ionic columns between them, a small...
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • [between 1911 and 1940]
    • Old Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City entrance

    • View of a Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City entrance at 17th (Seventeenth) and Arapahoe streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows the Colorado Yule marble facade, ornate lamp holders and double door portal. Engraved above the door reads: "Federal...
    • Denver Post.
    • [between 1925 and 1935?]
    • A battle in the clouds

    • A Native American man with long hair and fringed leggings, holds an eagle above the talon and prepares to strike it with a stick. A dead rabbit is on a fallen tree beside the man. Shows steep mountain slopes and clouds in the distance.
    • Cary, William de la Montagne, 1840-1922.
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