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    • Erhard Hotel, Denver

    • View of Erhard Hotel in Denver, Colorado; shows a five-story brick building with lunettes, a rooftop loggia, and signs: "Erhard Hotel," "Stillwell's Cafe, Cocktails, Fine Food," "Pabst beer," "Fireproof," and "Menig." A car has lettering: "McLin's...
    • Erhard Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1916 and 1922]
    • North Capitol Hill neighborhood

    • Report describing significant architectural and historical landmarks in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood. Includes maps, photographs, demographic information and extensive histories of people and buildings.
    • Historic districts--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995
    • "Aunt" Clara Brown

    • "Aunt" Clara Brown 1800-1882 Former Slave Settled in Denver or Auraria Cherry Creek in 1959; set up the first laundry in the "new country" at Central City, Colorado, amassed a fortune, bought mining claims, and used her money to help bring other...
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    • undated
    • Elkhorn Station, Nebraska

    • View of frame and log buildings and probably a Union Pacific Railroad water tower at Elkhorn Station in Douglas County, Nebraska. Shows people near buildings, a horse-drawn wagon, laundry on a clothesline, livestock in a meadow, and grassy hills.
    • Elkhorn Station (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Nebraska--Elkhorn Station--1860-1870.; Water tanks--Nebraska--Elkhorn Station--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Residences at 135 West 4th

    • This view of the facade of the home at 135 West Fourth Street in Leadville, Colorado, shows a wood frame, L-gabled house with gingerbread details, decorative shingles, porch frieze and arch trim, and an attic dormer. The front window has a stained...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Poley Family

    • Women, a man, a boy and a girl stand or sit and pose beside canvas topped tents in possibly Green Mountain Falls (Teller County), Colorado. Mary E. Ferguson sits on a wooden platform beside Elizabeth Poley Schrader who wears a plaid skirt and a...
    • Families--Colorado--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spouses--Colorado--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ferguson, Mary E.; Poley, Frank Ferguson.; Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley); Poley, Margaret Ferguson.; Schrader,...
    • 1890?
    • Topeka, northeast from State House

    • View of the Topeka Public Library and the Church of the Assumption on Jackson Avenue from the State House in Topeka (Shawnee County), Kansas, in a reproduction of a cabinet card tacked to corkboard. Business signs on Jackson Avenue read: "Peerless...
    • Topeka (Kan.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Kansas--Topeka--1900-1910.; Cabinet photographs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Leadville

    • Horse drawn wagons loaded with goods are in this early view of a main street, later West 3rd (Third) Street, in Leadville, Colorado. Pedestrians walks on the dirt street, handbills can be seen on telephone and telegraph poles, and the street is...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Wash day at Silver Plume Colo. Cent. R. R.

    • View west in Silver Plume, Colorado, shows the central business district (destroyed by fire in November of 1884), Diamond Tunnel, Pelican, and Baxter mines. Clear Creek runs between residences where wash loads of clothes hang out to dry.
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1890.; Laundry--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1884]
    • Hotel, Hahn's Peak

    • Men and women pose outside a three-story Hotel in Hahns Peak (Routt County), Colorado. Men and women sit or stand on the porch of a frame building with a gabled roof and a corner entrance on Main Street. A log cabin and laundry on a clothesline are...
    • Hahns Peak (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1900-1920.
    • [between 1901 and 1912]
    • Jim Town

    • View of one-story log cabins with low-pitched roofs in Jimtown (later Creede) in Mineral County, Colorado. Shows children and a horse near laundry on a clothesline and a canvas tent with a metal chimney. Some crudely constructed cabins are...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Creede--1880-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Creede--1880-1890.; Tents--Colorado--Creede--1880-1890.
    • [between 1888 and 1890?]
    • Homelands of member of Salvation Army Colony, Amity, Colo.

    • View of a frame farm house with a hipped roof and a dormer window on a farm in Amity (Prowers County), Colorado. Shows a dog by the doorway, laundry on a clothesline, a carriage near the house, and haystacks behind trees on the farm.
    • Amity (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Farmhouses--Colorado--Amity--1900-1910.; Farms--Colorado--Amity--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Altman, highest incorporated town in world, Pikes Peak in distance

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, false front businesses, and tailings piles. A business sign reads: "Geo McMillan, Grocer." Laundry is on...
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.
    • [between 1896 and 1898?]
    • Altman, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of frame houses and commercial buildings in Altman (Teller County), Colorado. Shows residences, mine buildings with smokestacks, false front businesses, and tailings piles. Business signs include: "Geo McMillan, Grocer" and "Johnson...
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1890-1900.
    • [between 1896 and 1898?]
    • Amity, Colo., colonist & family & house built by himself

    • A man in a Salvation Army uniform sits on a stone stoop and talks with a man and a young girl, in front of a stone house with a hipped roof, in the Salvation Army settlement of Amity in Prowers County, Colorado; a woman stands nearby. A water pump...
    • Salvation Army--People--1890-1910.; Amity (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Charitable organizations--Colorado--Amity--1890-1910.; Families--Colorado--Amity--1890-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Amity--1890-1910.
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • School house, Tabernash, Colo.

    • View of the frame Tabernash school building and playground in Tabernash (Grand County), Colorado. The school has two identical buildings with dormers and gabled roofs joined by a covered entrance. Log cabins and laundry are on a line nearby.
    • Tabernash (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Log cabins--Colorado--Tabernash--1910-1930.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Tabernash--1910-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Tabernash--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Bennett Ave., First Fire, Cripple Creek

    • View of Bennett Avenue near the intersection of probably 2nd (Second) Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Clouds of smoke from a fire are in the air, and crowds of people and horse-drawn wagons are in the dirt street. Commercial...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Crowds--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896 April 25
    • Boiling Spring in Queen's Laundry

    • View of the Queens Laundry hot spring in the Lower Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows Sentinel Creek.
    • Lower Geyser Basin (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Queens Laundry (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Sentinel Creek (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Springs--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Streams--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.
    • [between 1871 and 1878?]
    • Jackson St. Chinatown, S.F.

    • Men walk on the sidewalk beneath awnings on Jackson Street in Chinatown, San Francisco, California. Shows Italinanate style commercial buildings with second and third floor balconies; laundry hangs in a second story balcony. All signs are in...
    • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)--1880-1900.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Commercial streets--California--San Francisco--1880-1900.; Ethnic neighborhoods--California--San Francisco--1880-1900.; Pedestrians--California--San...
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • The Antlers and Pikes Peak

    • View of the Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado from Pike's Peak Avenue. The hotel is of rusticated stone and wood construction with a turret and finial, half-timbered dormers, corbiestep parapet, and wrap around porch....
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.
    • [between 1883 and 1898]
    • People's Bank Building, Denver

    • View of the People's Bank Building on 16th and Arapahoe Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows an Italianate style building with tall arched windows, balconet, arched doorway with rusticated stone trim and fire escape. Signs read: "Coal $3.00 per ton,"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak range

    • View of houses and buildings north of downtown Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Frame houses have porches and fenced yards, and laundry is on clothes lines. The stone tower of the First Presbyterian Church and the tower with dormers of...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Chinese fishing village near Monterey

    • Fishing boats are pulled up along the shore near a Chinese American fishing village in Monterey County, California. Shows boats and wood frame houses along a rocky shore. Laundry is draped over the end of a boat and a washboard leans in a bucket.
    • Monterey (Calif.)--1880-1900.; Fishing boats--California--Monterey County--1880-1900.; Fishing--California--Monterey County--1880-1900.; Villages--California--Monterey County--1880-1900.; Waterfronts--California--Monterey County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Hotel Green from Raymond St., Pasadena Cala.

    • View of the Hotel Green located on Green Street in Pasadena (Los Angeles County), California. The hotel is a four-story structure with a two-tier arched arcade. A pedestrian bridge with a tile roof, dome, and arched windows extends over Raymond...
    • Hotel Green (Pasadena, Calif.)--1890-1900.; Pasadena (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--California--Pasadena--1890-1900.; Hotels--California--Pasadena--1890-1900.; Pedestrian bridges--California--Pasadena--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Lincoln, Nebraska

    • View of Lincoln (Lancaster County), Nebraska. Shows two and three-story residences, commercial buildings, the First Presbyterian Church, the First Congregational Church, the Catholic Pro-Cathedral, and the Capital Hotel. Signs on buildings read:...
    • Lincoln (Neb.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Nebraska--Lincoln--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Nebraska--Lincoln--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • San Diego, Coronado Beach, Tent City

    • Striped canvas tents are set up in rows on a narrow strip of land on Coronado Beach in Coronado (San Diego County), California. Laundry hangs on lines, and the door flaps of some tents are tied open. Wooden enclosures labeled: "Sink 1" and "Sink 3"...
    • Coronado (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Pacific Ocean--1900-1910.; Oceans--California--Coronado--1900-1910.; Sea walls--California--Coronado--1900-1910.; Tents--California--Coronado--1900-1910.
    • c1905
    • North end, Carbonate Hill

    • View of Carbonate Hill in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows frame houses and industrial and service buildings. A sign on the front of a building reads "Laundry."
    • Carbonate Hill (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Main St., Telluride

    • View of Main Street in Telluride (San Miguel County), Colorado. People sit on the steps of the San Miguel County Courthouse. Shows commercial buildings, a laundry and flagpole. Ballard and Wasatch Mountains are in the distance.
    • Ballard Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Telluride (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Wasatch Mountain (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Telluride--1880-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Telluride--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Manitou

    • Panoramic view of houses and commercial buildings in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Shows the rounded driveway and gardens of the Manitou House Hotel. The frame 3-story hotel has wrap-around porches, and is beside a 2-story laundry...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Main St. Silverton

    • View of a mule train on Main Street in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows people, commercial buildings, a laundry, tailor shop, hardware store and restaurant.
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.; Mules--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Advertising - Billboards

    • Three men stand near a billboard that advertises Cudahy's Soap possibly in Colorado. The billboard reads: "Cudahy's Diamond 'G' Soap, the C Mark, Does Better Work and Goes Further Than Any Other Laundry Soap." Two of the men wear work clothes and...
    • Billboards--1890-1900.
    • 1897, September 29
    • Parade

    • View of a parade in Denver, Colorado; shows people, flowers, and a sign: "Wan-Chong Laundry."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Recreation - camping - scene with tent

    • View of a campsite in Colorado; shows a woman, a tent, a covered wagon, a steamer trunk, and laundry.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Camping--Colorado--1900-1920.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tents--Colorado--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Cities celebrations parade in Denver

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men on horseback ride in a parade on 21st (Twenty-first) Avenue in Denver, Colorado. They wear leggings, hair pipe breastplates, and feathers in their hair. Signs on nearby buildings read: "The Singer Mfg. Co." and...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Cities Denver celebrations parade (Knights of Columbus) passing Wah-Chong laundry

    • A marching band plays in a Knights of Columbus parade on 21st (Twenty-first) Avenue, in Denver, Colorado. Other participants hold a banner that reads: "The Landing of Columbus". Spectators line the street. Signs on the nearby buildings read:...
    • Knights of Columbus--Commemoration--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Marching bands--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1904 and 1915]
    • Baby vaccinated at State Home for Dependent Children

    • Lillian sits near a stove in the kitchen of the State Home for Dependent Children in Denver, Colorado. Laundry hangs from clothelines strung between walls.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Orphans--Colorado--Denver--1800-1910.
    • [1901, January 25]
    • Coxey army scenes

    • Participants in Coxey's Army have a meal in camp as they pass through Colorado. An American flag is staked in the ground, laundry hangs on a clothesline.
    • Coxey's Army--1890-1900.; Camping--Colorado--1890-1900.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--1890-1900.; Unemployed--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1894 March
    • Bryan election banner

    • Men walk on the street near horse-drawn wagons in Denver, Colorado. A sign on the side of a horse reads: "Bryan." Signs on nearby buildings read: "Laundry Agency Shirts 3 [cents]," "The Montana Cigar and Pool Room," "Bicycle Repairing," "Tin Shop,"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1908?]
    • Cripple Creek

    • Overlook view of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows buildings and houses, signs read: "Drugs", "Shillings Dry Goods", "Groceries, Miners Supplies", and "I. W. Harper Whiskey." Laundry hangs from a clothesline.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1899 June 14
    • Denver looking down 18th St.

    • View of 18th (Eighteenth) and Arapahoe Streets with the Denver Cable Car power plant smoke stack in Denver, Colorado. Business signs read: "[Impe]rial Laundry, Shirts 3 Cents", "J. Fitzpatrick, Paperhanging & Painting", "California Wine Co." and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Power plants--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Loveland street scene showing photographic studio in background

    • A group of men sit on a bench in Loveland (Larimer County), Colorado. Business signs read: "Lunch Room", "Red Cross Employment Office", "Laundry", and "Photographs." Horses are hitched to a post.
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Loveland--1890-1910.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Loveland--1890-1910.; Photographic studios--Colorado--Loveland--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Enterprise Laundry street scene 17th & Champa

    • Men walk on the sidewalk near the Enterprise Laundry at 1719 Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the buildings read: "Enterprise Hand Laundry Shirts 5 [cents] First Class Work Our Specialty [Me]nding Free," and "Aurum Assay Office Curtis...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Denver 1700 block on Champa

    • Pedestrians and men with bicycles stand on the sidewalk and in the street on the 1700 block of Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the nearby buildings read: "Bicycle Repairing," "Tin Shop," "Plumbing," "Merle Furnished Rooms Transient,"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Denver 1700 block on Champa

    • View of horses, one pulls a wagon, with banners that read: "Democrat" and White Republican on Ballot" on the 1700 block of Champa Street in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the nearby buildings read: "Plumbing," "Enterprise Hand Laundry," "Aurum Assay...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Pole lines - Lafayette, Colo - transcontinental line

    • View of Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company poles in Lafayette (Boulder County), Colorado; a woman hangs laundry by houses and a grain silo. Sign reads: "Speed Limit for Autos Motors is 8 Miles."
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & Supplies--1910-1920.; Lafayette (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Lafayette--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Denver

    • Rooftop view of brick and stone buildings in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the central stone tower of Union Station and commercial buildings between 14th (Fourteenth) and 15th (Fifteenth) Streets on Lawrence and Larimer Streets. Signs read...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1909 April 26

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