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    • Display, Argo Mill, Mine and Museum

    • View of a humorous display at the Argo Mill, Mine and Museum, 2350 Riverside Drive in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows two fake graves that consist of piles of rock. One grave is facing feet first, with shoes poking out the end,...
    • Argo Gold Mine & Mill (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Exhibitions.; Mining.; Humorous pictures.; Argo Gold Mine & Mill (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Humor--Pictorial works.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Idaho...
    • 1993
    • Dennis Gallagher

    • Portrait of City Auditor Dennis Gallagher at the District 8 Ice Cream Social in City Park in the City Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Gallagher stands by Stretch the Nine Foot Cowboy played by Bill Colman. Colman is dressed as a cowboy and...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Parks.; Government officials.; Joking.; Humorous pictures.; Colman, Bill--Pictorial works.; Gallagher, Dennis J. (Dennis Joseph), 1939---Pictorial works.; Urban...
    • 2002
    • Harry Rhoads with Mary Coyle Chase

    • Mary Coyle Chase and Harry Rhoads at a Denver Press Club event, in Denver, Colorado. Mr. Rhoads has lipstick marks on his face.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dramatists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Reporters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Chase, Mary, 1907-; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Up a tree, side-walks of Alamosa, Colo. 1907, State Av.

    • Humorous photomontage of pigs on a tree-lined sidewalk. The pigs step from behind trees and over a picket fence. Shows two cowboys up in the trees, another is on horseback in the distance.
    • Pigs--1900-1910.
    • [1907]
    • Woman with magnifying mirror

    • Portrait of an unidentified woman with a magnifying mirror, probably in Denver, Colorado. She wears a dress with beaded sleeves.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Five women on stairs

    • Interior view house shows women posing on a staircase in possibly Denver, Colorado.
    • Houses--Colorado--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Harry Mellon Rhoads

    • Harry Mellon Rhoads looks at one of his photoprints while he drinks from a Coke bottle. He wears a hat, apron, shirt, vest and bow tie.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Cameras--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Photojournalists--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940-1960]
    • Harry Rhoads gets a hair treatment

    • Harry Rhoads sits in a barbers' chair while two women put cream or lotion on the bald spot on his head.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Barbershops--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Harry Mellon Rhoads

    • Photographer Harry M. Rhoads poses in costume. He wears a floral patterned women's bathing suit with a matching bonnet and hand bag, women's shoes and black socks.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 to 1940]
    • Mayor

    • The Mayor of Central City, Colorado, wearing a suit, top hat, and glasses, holds a microphone in his left hand and, with his right, hands a large Sugar Daddy candy bar to a boy wearing a plaid shirt, blue jeans, and a cowboy hat. The boy, whose...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Boys--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Mayors--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.
    • 1940
    • Station master with gag lion

    • The station master at Union Station in Denver, Colorado stretches his mouth open in a "roar" to mock a fur covered statue of a roaring lion.
    • Railroad station managers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Lions--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Harry M. Rhoads and Frances Melrose

    • Harry M. Rhoads places a fedora hat on an Frances Melrose who is seated at a typewriter. Harry wears a chinese style hat, possibly a women's hat.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Melrose, Frances.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Three men and two women posed in swimsuits

    • Three men and two women in swimming suits, garters, and hats make faces; one woman puts her tongue out.
    • Bathing suits--1910-1930.; Faces--1910-1930.; Women--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Off to the showers - Hot Stuff! General Sage Kester, Doc Lamb

    • Wayne "Sage" Kester and "Doc" (Dr. Howard E.) Lamb, members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, pose in their underpants near a tent in Colorado. Lamb pulls out the waistband of General Kester's underpants which have a picture of a woman dressed...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Joking--Colorado--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--1950-1960.; Underwear--Colorado--1950-1960.; Kester, Wayne O.; Lamb, Howard E., osteopathic surgeon.
    • 1954 July
    • Harry Rhoads, wears a barrel

    • Portrait of photographer Harry M. Rhoads, on stage in (probably) Denver, Colorado, wearing a wooden barrel, a Fedora hat, and camera equipment bags. A microphone is to the side.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Barrels--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Photographers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Mounting a donkey Mr. Try by Proxy

    • A man poses with a burro near the mining town of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Donkeys--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Men--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Grandmother's team

    • Miners and women, who include Charles S. Ripley and Miss Lowe, pull a woman with an umbrella on a trap near American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • American City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.; Pulling--Colorado--American City--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1895 and 1905]
    • Actors and actresses

    • An man and woman clown for the camera in a dressing room possibly in Denver, Colorado. He wears a top hat and house coat; she wears a dancers costume with a feathered boa and applies makeup to his face with a powder puff. Mr. Rhoads' reflection is...
    • Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Doc on doc: Doc Lamb, Osteopath, Doc Gilbert, DVM

    • 'Doc" Howard E. Lamb, an osteopathic surgeon wears a cowboy hat, and has his mouth "examined" by "Doc" Gail Gilbert, a veterinarian, on the concrete steps of a cabin in Colorado. A sign on the cabin reads: "Roundup R[iders] of the Rocki[es.] Lamb...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Osteopathic physicians--Colorado--1940-1950.; Veterinarians--Colorado--1940-1950.; Physicians--Colorado--1940-1950.; Gilbert, Gail H.; Lamb, Howard E., osteopathic surgeon.
    • 1948 July
    • Biog. Nusbaum, Jesse

    • Jesse Nusbaum stands next to a camera tripod and leans his hand on top of it pointing his index finger up. He holds a bag and some film cartridges in his other hand and has a cigarette in his mouth. He wears wire-framed glasses and a hat. A cloth...
    • Cameras--Colorado--1920-1930.; Photographers--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1920?]
    • Biog. Nusbaum, Jesse

    • Jesse Nusbaum stands next to a camera tripod and leans his hand on top of it pointing his index finger up. He holds a bag and some film cartridges in his other hand and has a cigarette in his mouth. He wears wire-framed glasses and a hat. A cloth...
    • Cameras--1920-1930.; Photographers--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1920?]
    • Five women on stairs - staged shot

    • Women pose on an interior stairway; costume includes high heeled shoes, a yoke, a wide belt, and hair in marcel waves, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
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    • Winfield & Hodges, 366 Larimer Street, Denver, Colorado

    • Composite photograph shows a man in a horse drawn wagon with letters: "F. Winfield," and oversized potatoes.
    • Winfield & Hodges--Buildings--1860-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1860-1880.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1860-1880.; Potatoes--Colorado--Denver--1860-1880.
    • [between 1869 and 1879]
    • Five women on stairs - staged shot

    • Women pose on an interior stairway; costume includes high heeled shoes, a yoke, a wide belt, and hair in marcel waves, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    •  
    • Five women on stairs - staged shot

    • Young women smile and pose on interior stairs and banister, Denver, Colorado; costumes include a wide belt, high heels, and hair with marcel waves.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Little girl with mare, Warren Brewster ranch, Mont.

    • A toddler dangles from the saddle of a horse at Warren Brewster's ranch, in Rosebud County, Montana. A colt is behind the mare. A dog watches from a shaded stable.
    • Girls--Montana--Rosebud County--1930-1940.; Horses--Montana--Rosebud County--1930-1940.
    • 1939 June

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