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    • Chas. Chic Sale & Co. in Gay Paree Broadway Theatre Denver, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of men and women, members of the cast and crew of the musical revue "Gay Paree" with vaudeville comedian Charles "Chic" Sale, presented at the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. A Boston terrier sits on the lap of...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Monkeys--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Sale, Chic.
    • 1927, Sept. 5
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Boys on Santa's lap J.B. Obering, 1050 Humboldt, Denver.

    • Two boys sit on the lap of J. B. Obering dressed as Santa Claus. The boys are dressed in one piece pajamas and wear slippers. Santa Claus wears a hat trimmed with fake fur and has on a fake beard. The boys, one with missing front teeth, hold toys....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Children.; Hobby horses.; Toys.; Obering, Joseph B.; Santa Claus.
    • [between 1965 and 1968?]
    • White Face and family, Dakota, seated, in Indian clothing, full length

    • White Face and family, Dakota, full length seated studio portrait with painted backdrop; White Face wears feather headdress, earrings, breastplate, metal bands around wrists, beaded sash laying on lap, blanket wrapped around waist, and moccasins;...
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Women--Portraits--1880-1890.; Families--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; White Face--Family.
    • [188-?]
    • Child on Santa's Lap at Mission Viejo

    • Young blond child wearing a red jacket with pink trim sitting on the lap of a man dressed as Santa Claus. The man is dressed in a red suit and hat with white trim and a white beard. A woman dressed in a similar red suit and hat in the background....
    • Christmas.; Mission Viejo (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1980
    • Patriotic Navajo Child Pioneer Day, Fruitland

    • Native American (Navajo) woman and children pose outside near a wagon wheel, Fruitland, New Mexico.. A boy sits and holds an American flag on his lap. A woman sits and holds a baby in her lap, directly behind the boy. A wagon with cover supports...
    • Indians of North America--Children--New Mexico--Fruitland--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Women--New Mexico--Fruitland--1900-1910.; Fruitland (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Boys--New Mexico--Fruitland--1900-1910.
    • [between 1901 and 1908]
    • Portrait of a group

    • Studio portrait of a group of people, possibly the John Corach family. One man wears a straw hat and dark wool suit, he sits in a chair and holds a baby on his lap. A woman in an ill fitting dress and decorated bonnet stands behind the chair with...
    • Infants--1890-1900.; People--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Indian woman with striped blanket.

    • Outdoor seated portrait of a Native American (Navajo) woman. She wears a striped shawl with fringe over her shoulders; several beaded necklaces; silver and turquoise pins, bracelet and ring; a burgundy blouse, and a blue skirt. Her hands are...
    • Indians of North America--1930-1940.; Navajo Indians--Women--1930-1940.; Women--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • 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.
    • Cherokee Indians--1800-1850.; Indians of North America--1800-1850.; Teachers--1800-1850.; Sequoyah, 1770?-1843.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • Family in Georgetown, Colorado

    • A man, a woman, and children pose for a portrait on a porch beside a clapboard house in probably Silverdale (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Mr. Sam Bruce has a pipe and wears a derby hat, a vest over a shirt, and probably a fabric watch chain. A...
    • Silver Dale (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Families--Colorado--Silver Dale--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Silver Dale--1880-1900.; Bruce, Arabell.; Bruce, Mary Alberta.; Bruce, Murray.; Bruce, Sam.; Bruce, Will.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Uncle Roy, Aunt Ruth, Maggie, Dan and Minnie [graphic]

    • Studio portrait of a family; seated father, Roy, in a suit and tie, and mother, Ruth, with daughter Maggie standing on right side of her father; Dan center seated on father's left knee, he has on shorts, tights, and a jacket with a large bow;...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Families--Colorado--Telluride--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1902]
    • Woodbury Branch Mexican Independence Day and Story Hour

    • Photograph of an unidentified woman sitting in a folding chair and holding a small boy on her lap during the Mexican Independence Day and Story Hour program at the Woodbury Branch library in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch.
    • 1997 September
    • Portrait of a child

    • Studio portrait of a child who poses on an upholstered chair decorated with tassels. The girl wears a striped dress and hat made of relatively course material. Her hands rest in her lap.
    • Girls--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Luby family?

    • A man and children pose in Minturn, Eagle County, Colorado. He wears a suit and has a soft hat with a Montana peak in his lap; a boy wears bib overalls and holds a domed hat. The girls wear bonnets and hold flowers; one sits in a wicker baby...
    • Luby family--Colorado--Minturn--1890-1900.; Minturn (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Baby carriages--Colorado--Minturn--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Minturn--1890-1900.; Girls--Colorado--Minturn--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Eureka Street, Central City

    • Eureka Street, Central City, Colorado, is crowded with cars and jeeps in a view that looks toward Central Hill. Four people sit in a jeep in the foreground. A man smoking a cigarette drives the jeep; another man wearing a hat, glasses, and...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Flags--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1960-1970.
    • 1965
    • Portrait of four girls

    • Studio portrait of four girls who pose near carved stone props and ornate backdrops. One girl wears a cap-like hat and rests her gloved hand on a stone column. Another girl wears a broad brimmed hat and dress that laces up the front, she sits on a...
    • Girls--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Crow Indian mother or the modern Madonna

    • Portrait of a Native American (Crow) woman holding a baby in her lap. She sits on a buffalo hide and wears moccasins, a blanket around her waist, and a shirt decorated with shells or possibly elk teeth. The infant is wrapped in a blanket.
    • Crow Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Mothers & children--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • The last governor of the old Pecos Pueblo (Sajumpe)

    • Sitting studio portrait of Sajumpe, last Native American governor of the old Pecos Pueblo, New Mexico. He wears moccasins, leggings, a heavy overcoat, and has a heavy woven blanket in his lap. In his left hand, he holds a bow and arrows. A studio...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--1880-1900.; Sajumpe, Governor, old Pecos Pueblo.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Chair of Ester Hobard Morris

    • An elderly woman identified as Mrs. M.C. Keith sits in a large hand-carved wood chair probably in Lander, Wyoming. Mrs. Keith wears a hat, floral dress, dark colored coat, and holds a purse on her lap. The chair is identified as having once...
    • Lander (Wyo.)--1930-1950.; Chairs--Wyoming--Lander--1930-1950.; Women--Wyoming--Lander--1930-1950.; Morris, Esther Hobart, 1814-1902--Associated objects.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Doc. Bells

    • Posing in a spindle chair, Doc Bells of Boulder, Colorado, wears a polka-dot shirt, vest, boots, eyeglasses, a long beard, and a soft hat. A patterned, wool rug is at his feet, and a kitten sleeps in his lap.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1920-1950.; Bells, Doc.
    • [between 1926 and 1941?]
    • Portrait of a woman and baby

    • Studio portrait of a woman who sits in an upholstered chair and holds a baby in her lap. She wears her hair pulled back in a bun and short bangs curl on her forehead. The baby wears a long white dress.
    • Infants--1890-1900.; Mothers & children--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • W.N. Byers on the porch of his daughter

    • A portrait of William N. Byers, he sits in a chair with his feet elevated and a newspaper on his lap, at his daughter's log cabin in Ferndale (Jefferson County), Colorado
    • Ferndale (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business people--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Sitting--Colorado--Ferndale--1890-1900.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1896 Jul. 26
    • Children and Southern Pacific stewardess / RN

    • A boy in a sailor suit, a woman who holds a young girl on her lap and a Southern Pacific Railroad Stewardess / RN who holds a young boy sit in Chrome and velvet seats in the observation car of probably the Coast Daylight express train. A wall with...
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Children.; Interiors.; Passengers.; Railroad observation cars.; Railroads.; Stewards.; Women.; Coast Daylight (Express train)
    • Buckskin Charlie and Ta-Wee

    • Sitting studio portrait of Buckskin Charlie and To-Wee, Native Americans (Ute); To-wee wears a fringed dress, concho belt, and bead necklace; Buckskin Charlie has fur wrapped braids, his costume includes beads, fringe, feathers, hair pipe choker,...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Buckskin Charlie, Ute Chief.; To-Wee.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • D.R.C. Brown

    • D.R.C. Brown, a pioneer in the Roaring Fork Valley who contributed to the development of both Aspen and Basalt, Colorado, poses, seated, for a three-quarter length studio portrait. He wears a pin-stripe suit, a striped shirt with a plain, rounded...
    • Basalt (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Brown, D. R. C.
    • [1910?]
    • Lake Eldora

    • An unidentified woman sits on a large rock on a hill above Lake Eldora near Spencer Mountain in Boulder County, Colorado. The woman holds a cowboy hat on her lap and faces toward the sun with her eyes closed. A large pine tree stands near her....
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Eldora (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Eldora, Lake (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Spencer Mountain (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Boulder County--1930-1950.; Mountains--Colorado--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Little girl holding rooster

    • Studio portrait of a little girl in Colorado. She holds a rooster in her lap. Her hair is tied with bows and she wears a dress with lace collar and trim. In the background is a doll in a stoller.
    • Girls--Colorado--1910-1930.; Roosters--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Long Bull, Wounded Knee, S. Dakota

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American (Dakota) man, identified as Long Bull. He wears hide clothing, a necklace, and holds a pouch and a pipe in his lap.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Aged persons--1890-1910.; Long Bull.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Shoshones Codsiogo

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Codsiogo, a Native American (Shoshone) man. He holds a picture frame near his lap. He wears a fur blanket, a vest decorated with metal beads, armbands, beaded necklaces, a fur pelt over one braid, and a feather in his...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Shoshoni Indians--1880-1890.; Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Codsiogo.
    • [between 1884 and 1885?]
    • American Indian

    • Studio portrait (seated) of a Native American man, he wears a bear claw necklace, a peace medallion, a loose shirt with leggings and moccasins, and a single feather, Colorado. He has a blanket on his lap and a flute attached to his wrist.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Men--1860-1870.
    • ca. 1868
    • Hoffman Heights Development, Ned Nicholls Family

    • Black and white print of family in living room in Aurora's Hoffman Heights. Identified as Ned, Kirk, and Harryette Nicholls of 1140 Troy Street. Ned seated on floor with Kirk in his lap, which is holding a toy. ""PLAYSCHOOL"" pull truck at his...
    • Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • 1953
    • Mary Azuba Smith Kennicott, wife of Frank Kennicott. Mother of Eugenia and Anna

    • Mary Azuba Smith Kennicott reads a letter at the Kennicott Ranch in Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado; a cat is in her lap. Interior decor includes book shelves and lace curtains.
    • Westcliffe (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Cats--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Reading--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • Family

    • Indoor portrait of a family in Denver, Colorado. One boy holds a page from the Denver Post on his lap. An Underwood typewriter, bureau with fold-out desk, a bed, and a potbelly stove are in the room.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Mathew "Bones" Hooks

    • Mathew "Bones" Hooks, a Black man, holds papers in his lap. A telephone and map of Texas are by a roll top desk.
    • Hooks, Mathew Bones, 1867-1950.; African Americans--1930-1950.; Interiors--1930-1950.; Offices--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Ute Indians

    • An unidentified Native American man poses for a studio portrait. He wears a dark feather headdress adorned with a beaded band and ribbons. His hair is in braids. He wears a shawl around his shoulders and holds his hands in his lap. A second shawl...
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • Portrait of a man

    • Full length studio portrait of a man who poses on a rustic wooden bench. He wears striped pants and a suit jacket fastened at the top button. A watch chain hangs from his vest. He rests one hand on the back of the bench and another on his lap....
    • Men--1890-1900.; Studio props--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 22
    • W.P. Bates family

    • Members of the William Bates family, Bill, Irene, Ralph, Jennie, and Arthur, pose in the interior of their home in Basalt, Colorado. They are seated on chairs and on an ottoman. Irene sits in Bill's lap. A retriever dog lies on the floor at...
    • Bates, William--Family--1890-1910.; Basalt (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bates, Arthur.; Bates, Irene.; Bates, Jennie.; Bates, Ralph.; Bates, William.
    • [between 1890 and 1908]
    • Arapahoes Painting Horse, Sister, etc

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Painting Horse, his sister, and a man, Native American (Arapaho) men and woman. The men wear scarves around their necks. Painting Horse's sister wears a dress and a blanket across her lap.
    • Arapaho Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; Painting Horse--Family.; Painting Horse.
    • [between 1884 and 1885?]
    • Spotted Tail, Sioux chief of 8000 (?)

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American (Brule Sioux) man, identified as Spotted Tail. He holds a blanket in his lap and wears a plain jacket and earrings.
    • Brulé Indians--1870-1880.; Dakota Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Spotted Tail, 1823-1881.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Brave

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of a Native American (Sioux) man. He wears a blanket over his lap, a hair pipe breast plate, and a scarf around his neck.
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--1880-1910.
    • [between 1884 and 1910]
    • Navajo woman and child

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman holds a baby on her lap. They are both wrapped in a blanket.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1940.; Navajo Indians--1900-1940.; Infants--1900-1940.; Mothers & children--1900-1940.; Women--1900-1940.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Evanston, Illinois

    • Small waves lap the shore of Lake Michigan in this view looking toward the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.
    • Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--1910-1930.; Michigan, Lake--1910-1930.; Lakes & ponds--Illinois--Evanston--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • "Billy" a Shoshone warrior

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Billy, a Native American (Shoshone) man. He wears a blanket over his lap, a shirt, scarves over his braids, and a beaded necklace.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Shoshoni Indians--1860-1870.; Billy Shoshone Indian.
    • 1867
    • Children's Hospital

    • A young patient smiles and reclines in a wheelchair at Children's Hospital in Denver, Colorado. The girl appears to have orthopedic disabilities. A toy rests on her lap and she is covered with blankets.
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Handicapped persons--Children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Guard on high wall

    • Rifle held across his lap, this guard at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado looks down to the yard below, over the chain link railing topping a prison wall. He wears a khaki uniform, tie, and soft hat. The City Ditch, trees, crags, and...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Prison guards--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Mule Skinners Ball Committee Mar 10' 1911

    • The Mule Skinners Ball Committee poses on a stage with painted Venetian scene curtain at Redmond's, the old opera house, Telluride (San Miquel County), Colorado. Skinner hosts in new overalls, some with ties, hold bottles of champagne and wine;...
    • Telluride (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Balls (Parties)--Colorado--Telluride--1910-1920.; Opera houses--Colorado--Telluride--1910-1920.
    • 1911 March 10
    • Seated woman with magazine

    • Outdoor portrait of a woman with a magazine on her lap in Denver, Colorado. She poses near a tree.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Portrait of a young man

    • A young man is seated in a chair. His hands are crossed in his lap, he wears a suit, vest, and a cravat.
    • Men--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Miss Josephine Roche

    • Josephine A. Roche reads a folded paper and has a book in her lap. Her hair is upswept, and her blouse has lace trim.
    • Activists--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.; Roche, Josephine A. (Josephine Aspinwall), 1886-1976.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Evanston, Illinois

    • Small waves lap the shore of Lake Michigan in this view looking toward the campus of Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. A large building, possibly Fisk Hall, stands along the shore in the distance. Tall steeples from University Hall...
    • Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--1910-1930.; Evanston (Ill.)--1910-1930.; Michigan, Lake--1910-1930.; Trees--Illinois--Evanston--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]


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