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    • Getting ready for parade

    • A group of Native Americans prepares for a parade in front of a group of teepees on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana. Helen Finley sits on horseback in the right midground. Another man and woman work to adjust a bridle on a horse...
    • Boos, Edward H.
    • [1906]
    • Miner prepares to drill

    • A miner prepares to use a pneumatic drill on the roof a mine tunnel in Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Thomas, A. M., photographer.
    • 1900 or 1901
    • Pony Express rider changing horses, Wyo.

    • A Pony Express rider prepares to mount a fresh horse at a Pony Express station on the Oregon Trail in Wyoming. One man holds the horse while another prepares to put saddle bags on the animal. The exhausted horse's reins are on the ground. The...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Grand Lake rodeo grounds, 3R rodeo for the locals

    • Dean O'Brien holds his hat and sits on his horse "Watchfob," as he prepares to receive the president's trophy, in the rodeo arena at Grand Lake (Grand County), Colorado. O'Brien wears a fringed vest, chaps with metal studs, and carries a lariat on...
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    • 1956 July
    • Eldora stage

    • A team of horses, owned by the Tallmadge and Lilly livery, prepares to depart for Boulder as part of its daily stage coach run. Many men stand on and around the coach. One man, near the front of the team, holds a gun over his shoulder. Signs on...
    • Sturtevant, J. Bevier (Joseph Bevier), 1851-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1904]
    • Rogerio "Roy" Lopez

    • Rogerio "Roy" Lopez poses by an Army bus as he prepares to leave for service in the Army. A resident of the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado, he wears an army uniform and cap.
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    • 1954
    • Picnic near a river

    • Two couples picnic near a stream. One man fishes at the rivers edge while the other reads a letter. One woman prepares food at a camp fire while the other woman sits near a tree with bottles and boxes of food spread on a cloth.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • In the pits

    • Shows U. S. Cavalry soldiers during the Battle of Beecher Island, Arikaree River, Colorado, 1868. An officer hands a wounded soldier a drink of water as another man sips from a pool. A third prepares to fire his rifle. The battle was waged against...
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    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • Preparing greens

    • A elderly Korean woman sits near a thatched stone house and prepares greens in South Korea. She wears a linen dress and her hair is pulled back. A large basket and a pile of unidentified greens are beside her.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1952 and 1953?]
    • Woman seated on ground next to picnic table

    • A man and woman pose outdoors in Denver, Colorado. The man prepares to pour the contents of the bottle on the woman's head. Other beer bottles: "Milwaukee [...]," are on a nearby picnic table.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Swimming pool at Lakeside Amusement Park

    • Men, women and children swim in the indoor pool at Lakeside Amusement Park in Lakeside (Jefferson County), Colorado. A girl prepares to go down a slide, and boys and men line up on a platform to use the diving board. Spectators lean against a fence.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Striker at San Raphael

    • A coal miner identified as Rade Tepavich prepares to confront the federal troops during the UMW labor strike against CF&I, in Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado. He holds a rifle, a pistol in his ammunition belt and wears a kerchief in support...
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    • 1913 or 1914
    • 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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    • A Colorado Camp

    • People pose near tents, horses and a horse-drawn carriage probably in Larimer County, Colorado. Two people eat at a makeshift table while a woman prepares food on a cook stove with a stovepipe. A man sits on a boulder that has an inscription: "Fort...
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    • 1894
    • 11th Ave. and Speer Blvd., Denver

    • View of a bridge over Cherry Creek at 11th Avenue and Speer Blvd. in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows concrete stairs to Cherry Creek and a paved path. Signs or billboards read "Schlosser," "Narconon," "Charter 10 The Final...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1982 January
    • Construction scene

    • Workmen work at a construction site near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. One man drives an M. Rumely and Company tractor while another prepares to load bricks in a wheelbarrow.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [1909]
    • Motor camp, City Park, elk in background

    • A man and woman arrange logs for a fire at the City Park automobile (auto) camp for tourists in City Park, Denver, Colorado. The woman holds a pot lid and prepares to cook. Pots and pans hang from a fence post and a canvas tent is set up nearby....
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    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Indians-Pueblo-San Ildefonso, biog - Maria the potter

    • Maria Martinez, A Tewa Native American of North Plaza, San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, prepares for the firing process; she places kindling wood around pottery set upside down on tin cans.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Railroad galley

    • Interior view of a Union Pacific galley on an unidentified passenger train. African American cooks and a waiter are in the galley. Shows sinks, stoves, a coffee urn, cups and drinking glasses. The waiter prepares a tray for a passenger.
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    • Branding at Foster's

    • Two ranchers hold a calf down on its side as a third man prepares to brand it with a long branding iron. A fourth man sits on top of a horse watching in the midground. Additional cows and calves stand inside the corral in the left background....
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Pres. hunting party

    • President Theodore Roosevelt prepares to step off a Colorado Midland Railway Company car in New Castle (Garfield County), Colorado. A crowd of men, some on horseback. stand nearby.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [1905]
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman sits on a blankets and prepares reeds for mats on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Equipment for firemen

    • Men look into a basement fire at 1636 Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado; Jim French wears a gas mask.
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    • 1939 September 7
    • Starting a hole

    • A miner, wearing denim overalls and a helmet with headlamp, prepares to start a hole in the wall of a tunnel in an unidentified mine. He is using a pneumatic drill which is supported by a double screw column.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Ed McGaa, Oglala Sioux, with thongs attached, is led back for Sun Dance

    • Ed McGaa, a Native American (Oglala Sioux), holds a ceremonial whistle in his mouth and has thongs attached to his newly pierced chest as he prepares to participate in a Sun Dance ceremony. He wears a wreath around his head, body paint, bracelets,...
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    • 1970 August 14
    • Camp scene, man cooking

    • Two couples pose at a campsite in Colorado. A man prepares food over a campfire. Another man and two women sit or stand under an open sided canvas tent suspended by ropes attached to trees. The women hold cooking utensils.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Family checks out books at Englewood Public Library, 3345 S. Bannock St.

    • A family with their arms full of books and each wearing a heavy coat poses at the Englewood Public Library in Englewood, Colorado. They are, left to right: Mrs. James F. Taylor, Greg Taylor, Anne Taylor, James F. Taylor, and Susan Taylor. Titles on...
    • Howell, Duane.
    • February 17, 1964
    • Potawatomi cook

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman prepares food with metal pots suspended over a wood fire on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Saratoga mines - Central City

    • A miner prepares to dump a shovelful of ore into a nearly full ore cart in a narrow tunnel, Saratoga mines, Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1889
    • Female swimmer prepares to dive

    • A woman prepares to dive off the edge of a pier. She wears a swimsuit and has a scarf over her hair. A lifeguard station is at the end of the pier.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Lita Grey Chaplin at Denver Union Airport

    • Lita Grey Chaplin prepares to christen an a Ryan B-1, manufactured by the B.F. Mahoney Aircraft Corporation, at the Denver Union Airport in Denver, Colorado. A pilot stands nearby. Lettering on the side of the airplane reads: "Sunbeam Air Transport...
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [1929]
    • W.P.C.D. powder house loading primers

    • A worker prepares an explosive charge in the powder house near the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County Colorado. The man wears work overalls and a cap. He places a...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1946 July?]
    • Loveland Tunnel, making up primers

    • A worker prepares explosive charges for the proposed Loveland Tunnel project in either Clear Creek or Summit County, Colorado. The man stands in a shed and wears work overalls, a coat, and cap. He inserts a fuse into the prepared charge. Labels on...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1944 and 1950?]
    • Clipping a bull's horns

    • Cowboys hold down a bull as one man prepares to clip its horns with a hacksaw on the San Carlo Ranch near Parker (Parkers) (Douglas County), Colorado.
    • Hincke, Charles L.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • W[est] 8th Ave & Santa Fe Dr.

    • An African American (Black) man prepares to refuel a woman's convertible automobile at the Sinclair filling station at 8th (Eighth) Avenue and Santa Fe in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man sits in his automobile nearby. Signs...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Mat making

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman prepares reeds for a mat on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • A Hopi matron preparing corn for the mill stone

    • Reproduction of a painting; Native American (Hopi) woman prepares corn on a metate. Behind her is an adobe building, ristras, and pottery.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Knight School color guard raising flag

    • Photograph of six members of the Knight Elementary School Color Guard raising a flag outside of the school in Denver, Colorado. Two groups of three students stand on each side of the flag pole. All wear helmets, two begin to raise the flag while...
    • Source unknown..
    • undated
    • Sunshine Rescue Mission

    • A barefoot girl prepares to open the front door of the Sunshine Rescue Mission at 1822 Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. The sign in the windows shows a sun with sunbeams that reads: "[Sunshin]e Rescue Mission" and "If [?] Love Shall Conquer...
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    • [between 1915 and 1929?]
    • Reverend Paul Ziatyk preparing for Christmas celebration

    • Photograph of Reverend Paul R Ziatyk, Pastor of Transfiguration of Christ Eastern Orthodox Church, prepares the altar for the Christmas celebration and selects Scripture from the "Evangelia," the book which contains the four Gospels. He stands at...
    • Weiser, Dennis.
    • 1967 January 4
    • Reverend Paul Ziatyk preparing for Christmas celebration

    • Photograph of Reverend Paul R Ziatyk, Pastor of Transfiguration of Christ Eastern Orthodox Church, prepares the altar for the Christmas celebration and selects Scripture from the "Evangelia," the book which contains the four Gospels. He stands at...
    • Weiser, Dennis.
    • 1967 January 4
    • Tiny Town

    • Sunny Marie Francis and Jerald Lee Fitzmier look on from beside Train No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine pulling passenger and freight cars and a caboose around the village of Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County,...
    • Rocky Mountain News.
    • 1947 July 8
    • Boats on Sloans Lake

    • A man prepares to start the engine of a "Speed Liner" motorboat on Sloans Lake in Denver, Colorado. Groups of people are in paddleboats; sailboats are anchored in a harbor area. A jetty extends into the water.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Golfers and a caddy

    • Golfers Fairbanks, Tears, H. T. R., B. B. L., and Jayne look on as T. H. prepares to putt at the Overland Country Club golf course (Overland Park Golf Course) in Denver, Colorado. A caddy stands nearby.
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    • [1900]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 9

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 March 2
    • Mounting a bucker

    • A man wearing a top hat prepares to mount a horse in the left midground in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England. Two cowboys sit on horses near the man. The cowboy on the left may be William Levi ("Buck")...
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    • [1892?]
    • Thanksgiven [sic] Leitches Humboldt St.

    • George Leitch prepares to carve a turkey on Thanksgiving in his house at 2957 Humboldt Street in Denver, Colorado. May, men, women, and a girl look on.
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    • [between 1905 and 1910]

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