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    • Cup & pin game

    • Shows a cup and pin game of the Native American Sioux . The game has a metal pin, small bone cups, rawhide, a loop and pink, red, white and blue beadwork.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Games--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • School Review of Whittier School

    • School review of Whittier Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Three children are show in front of four drawings of different countries and continents, attached to each drawing is a string that leads to a book. The girl is standing to the left of...
    • Whittier School (Denver, Colo.); Whittier (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1953
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman sits on a straw mat on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. She holds a piece of string that is connected to a ball of string on the mat. She sits near a bundle of straw reeds and a pipe.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] Indian reservation Jackson Co, Kans Bow & Arrow shooting...

    • Clayton Bear, a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man, a right hand amputee, draws a bow string with his teeth. Other men look on.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1938 October 9
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) leather bag that belonged to Chipeta, wife of Chief Ouray. The bag is decorated with blue, lavender, red, yellow, white, silver, pink, green and brown beadwork. The beadwork designs are of arrow, people, triangles,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1903 and 1923]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 13, 1910 March 26

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100326
    • Mount Belvedere in southern Italy, captured by the Allies, looms on the left.

    • Two members of 10th Mountain Division string telephone wire over the branch of a tree near Mount Belvedere (Monte Belvedere) in Bologna Province, Italy. The men wear uniforms and helmets. One of the men has climbed the tree; he has a rifle slung...
    • World War, 1939-1945--American--Campaigns & battles--Italy--Bologna (Italy : Province); Bologna (Italy : Province)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--Bologna (Italy : Province)--1940-1950.; Telecommunication lines--Italy--Bologna (Italy :...
    • 1945
    • Salvation Army String Band, Silverton, Colo.

    • Studio portrait of the Salvation Army String Band in Silverton, Colorado. Eleven young ladies and one little girl with instruments are in front of a painted backdrop of an open, hexagonally parqueted door and window. They are in matching uniforms...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1880-1900.; African Americans--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1900.; Bands--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1900.; Girls--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1900.; Stringed instruments--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • East Denver High School: 1915

    • 1915 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1915
    • Front seat: Harry Rhoads and John Gates, back seat: Julia Knapp, Harry's first wife, and (possibly...

    • View at Inspiration Point, Denver, Colorado, shows Harry Rhoads, John Gates, Julia Knapp Rhoads, and possibly Julia's mother posing in a Maxwell automobile. Julia holds a folding Kodak camera, and Harry Rhoads holds a piece of string used to...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Photographers--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Spouses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Gates, John.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.; Rhoads, Julia Knapp.
    • [between 1910 and 1915]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 5

    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 December 9
    • Otis Taylor and the Shoe String Ball

    • View of African American Otis Taylor sitting next to his shoe string ball at a shoe shine shop probably in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. A sign over the door reads: "1655." The ball was started in 1926 by shoe shine, Jack Hughes....
    • African Americans--2000-2010.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Shoe shiners.; Taylor, Otis--Pictorial works.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Shoe shiners--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial...
    • 2006
    • Helen Bonfils and George Somnes

    • Newlyweds Helen Bonfils and George Somnes pose outside of a home. Helen wears a corsage, hat and string of pearls. The pearls may have been a gift given to her by Mrs. Harry H. Tammen, the hostess of the newlyweds wedding breakfast. George Somnes...
    • Spouses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Bonfils, Helen, 1889-1972.; Somnes, George.
    • 1936?
    • Woodbury Branch opening celebration string quartet

    • Photograph of a string quartet playing during the re-opening celebration of the Woodbury Branch library located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Library. Woodbury Branch.
    • 1993 November
    • Harry Rhoads with others in front of a working mine

    • Six miners and Harry Rhoads pose in front of an unidentified mine tunnel, Colorado. A dog is on the timbers over the door, Rhoads holds a string in his hand to trigger the camera's shutter.
    • Miners--Colorado--1900-1920.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1920.; Photographers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman in a sheer blouse and a string of beads.
    • Women--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • July 7, #6

    • Sixth in a series of progress documentation views of the summer 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows brick work near completion on the two story hotel with two men posing on rafters. The...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Meeker Hotel (Meeker, Colo.)
    • [1896]
    • Owned by Terry Carpenter appraised at $60,000.00.

    • View of a used car lot, Littleton, Colorado, shows dusty cars parked diagonally with light bulb string hung over them and a sign: Used Cars.
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1950-1970.
    • [between 1950 and 1965]
    • Barnum Elementary School students in Monkey Cage

    • Photograph of five Barnum Elementary Students in Denver, Colorado. Three of the students are in a "Monkey Cage", or a wood frame with a string net, one girl is next to a miniature carousel and another is next to a Ferris wheel made out of wood and...
    • School children.; Barnum School (Denver, Colo.); Barnum (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1925
    • 82 Broadway Street, Denver

    • View of apartments and a restaurant at 82 Broadway Street in the Baker Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has arched and round windows, a dentiled cornice, and string courses. Canopy has letters: "Mary & Lou's Cafe."
    • Mary & Lou's Cafe (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Baker (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Apartment buildings--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.;...
    • 1993 July
    • Powder horn

    • Shows a powder horn with a string strap used by Kit Carson.
    • Powder flasks--1820-1880.; Carson, Kit, 1809-1868.--Associated objects.
    • [between 1826 and 1874]
    • Morning Advertiser, Trinidad

    • A group of ten men and one women pose in front of the Morning Advertiser's office in Trinidad, Colorado. Two wooden spiral posts flank the glass doors and sign reads: "Advertiser." The doorframe below the transom has the number 318 mounted on it....
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Beshoar, Michael, 1833-1907.; Sipe, Burney.; Stevens, S. H.
    • 1892
    • Hal Sayre residence

    • View of the Hal Sayre house at 815 Logan Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Italianate style house has wide eaves, string course, dentils, and a covered porch.
    • Sayre, Hal, 1835-1926--Homes & haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Montrose Light Co. 1920

    • The Montrose Electric Light and Power Company is seen here in the dark of night, with its, "Light Co" sign lit and projecting out from the building. A string of light bulbs surrounds the perimeter of the facade, and, "I. N. Pepper & Co." is on the...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Power plants--Colorado--Montrose--1910-1920.
    • 1920
    • Morning Advertiser, Trinidad

    • The staff of the Morning Advertiser poses in front of the newspaper's office in Trinidad, Colorado. Two wooden, lathe turned spiral posts flank the glass doors, with lettering that reads: "Advertiser." The doorframe below the transom has the number...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Trinidad--1890-1900.; Beshoar, Michael, 1833-1907.; Garcia, Jesus Moria.; Hines, J. H.; Robinson, Bob.; Shumway, Ed.; Shumway, Will.; Single, George.; Snyder, Willy.; Stevens, S. H.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Cutting up, President Rick Ricketson, Al Young (Peerless Printing), Duke Melody (pianist)

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, Rick (Frank H.) Ricketson and Al Young, stand beside an upright piano played by Duke Melody, while he sings; the men are in a log house or cabin in Colorado. The piano is a "Straube" and has a decorated...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--1950-1960.; Pianos--Colorado--1950-1960.; Singing--Colorado--1950-1960.; Smiling--Colorado--1950-1960.; Melody, Duke.;...
    • 1955 July
    • Toy bow

    • Native American (Apache) curved wooden bow with sinew and green, red, and gold pigment.
    • Apache Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1890.; Bows (Archery)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Arrow

    • Shows nine Native American (Cheyenne) arrows and a bow. The arrows are made of willow and alder, they have grooved red shafts, iron points and eagle, hawk and turkey feathers. The bow has twisted bast, grooves and a string bow attached to polished...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Arts & crafts--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1860-1870.; Arrows--1860-1870.; Bows (Archery)--1860-1870.
    • [between 1860 and 1865]
    • June 13, #2

    • Second in a series of views documenting progress of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The workmen (and possibly the owner Reuben Sanford Ball) pose on the construction site. The first floor of...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Meeker Hotel (Meeker, Colo.)
    • [1896]
    • Necklace

    • Shows a Native American Northern Plains necklace, it is oblong and is made with string, black, clear and red beadwork and yellow tubular beads.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Necklaces--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of a settlement with mills or concentrator sheds, tipples, ore car tracks, businesses, and a house with a turret and ornamental shingles. Possibly a flume is on a hill in the background; Joshua trees, string agaves, yuccas and cholla cactus...
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Justina Ford House 3099 California St.

    • View of the Justina Ford House (1890) located at 3091 California Street in the Five Points neighborhood (Curtis Park) of Denver, Colorado. The two-story red brick structure served as Dr. Justina Ford's home and office from 1912 until her death in...
    • Ford, Justina, 1871-1952--Homes & haunts.; Black American West Museum and Heritage Center (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; African Americans--Structures.; Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Five Points (Denver,...
    • 2006
    • Bag

    • Native American (Apache) bag with multicolor beadwork, buttons on the flap, and string handles.
    • Apache Indians--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1900.; Pouches--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Denver Chamber Music Society

    • View of a concert by the Denver Chamber Music Society at Red Rocks Park near Morrison in Jefferson County, Colorado. The musicians sit or stand on a wooden platform nestled in the rocks. Men and women play string instruments, one man plays a...
    • Denver Mountain Parks--Facilities--1940-1950.; Red Rocks Amphitheater (Colo.)--Facilities--1940-1950.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Red Rocks Park (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Concerts--Colorado--Jefferson County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • 2663 Champa St. Walters House, Five Points (Curtis Park)

    • View of the Walters House (1888; architect-Frederick C. Eberly) at 2663 Champa Street in the Five Points neighborhood (Curtis Park) of Denver, Colorado. The Queen Anne residence was the home of Leonard Walter, an early Colorado livestock dealer. ...
    • Walters, Leonard--Homes & haunts.; Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Historic buildings.; Houses.; Walters, Leonard--Homes and haunts--Pictorial works.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Historic...
    • 1978
    • Two young men, one young woman seated

    • Studio portrait of two young men and one young woman. The men wear dress shirts with flowers in the shirt pockets. The young woman wears a dress with a string of flowers across the bodice.
    • Women--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • June 17, #3

    • Third in a series of progress documentation views of the summer 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. The wooden facade openings with arched transoms are set, masons proceeds with brick work between them. Stacks...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Meeker Hotel (Meeker, Colo.)
    • [1896]
    • Red Rocks chamber music

    • View of a concert by the Denver Chamber Music Society at Red Rocks Park near Morrison in Jefferson County, Colorado. The musicians sit or stand on a wooden platform nestled in the rocks. Men and women play string instruments, one man plays a...
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1940-1950.; Red Rocks Amphitheater (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Red Rocks Park (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Audiences--Colorado--Jefferson County--1940-1950.; Concerts--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Thomas, Chief Washington's son

    • Studio portrait of a Native American man, identified as Thomas, son of Ute Chief Washington. He wears a loose print shirt under a vest, bead necklaces, earrings, and a long string of beads in his hair. The barrel of a rifle is in his hands.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1890.; Ute Indians--1870-1890.; Thomas, Son of Ute Chief Washington.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of a settlement with mill or smelter sheds, tipples, ore car tracks, and businesses. Joshua trees, string agaves, yuccas and cholla cactus are in the foreground.
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of a settlement with mills or concentrator sheds, tipples, ore car tracks, businesses, and a house with a turret and ornamental shingles. Possibly a flume is on a hill in the background; Joshua trees, string agaves, yuccas and cholla cactus...
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Desert mining town

    • View of a settlement with mill or smelter sheds, tipples, houses, and businesses. Joshua trees and string agaves are in the foreground.
    • Cities & towns--1880-1920.; Mining--1880-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1920?]
    • Actors at the Central City Opera House

    • Photograph of two actors in a scene from a play. The taller actor on the left is wearing a top hat, a waitcoat, a light-colored jacket with dark lapels, checkered trousers, and black, leather shoes. He has a full, graying beard, is holding a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Actors--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.; Costumes--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1939?]
    • Bow case

    • Shows a Native American (Apache?) buckskin bow case. The case is stitched with string, has a leather top colored pink and fringed bottom. A drawing in red, on the side is of men on horseback and steer.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1890.; Cases (containers)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • June 25, #4

    • Fourth in a series of views documenting progress of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows the brick and window work continuing on the second level. Workers stand on the upper...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Meeker Hotel (Meeker, Colo.)
    • [1896]
    • June 27, #5

    • Fifth in a series of views documenting progress of the summer of 1896 construction of the Meeker Hotel, 560 Main Street, Meeker, Colorado. This facade view shows the wood frame work of the second story windows in place with brick work continuing on...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1900.; Meeker Hotel (Meeker, Colo.)
    • [1896]
    • 28th and Welton Street, Denver

    • View of a three story brick commercial building at 28th (Twenty eighth) Street and Welton Street in the Five Points (or Curtis Park) Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features include string courses and an entry canopy.
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Commercial buildings--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.
    • [between 1980 and 1990?]
    • Silverton Catholic Church

    • Exterior view of the Catholic Church in Silverton, Colorado, on the north corner of 10th and Reese Streets, looking northwest. This hip roofed brick church with rusticated stone foundation was built in 1883, and features a projecting gabled entry...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1900.
    • [between 1883 and 1900?]

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