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    • A Tribute to Youth Program

    • Program for 1994 African-American Awareness Month event at the Ford-Warren Branch at the Denver Public Library.
    • Denver Public Library. Ford Warren Branch.
    • 1994 February 19
    • Found in excavating at Ft Casper [i.e. Caspar]

    • View of artifacts found at Fort Caspar in Casper (Natrona County), Wyoming. Shows harness and farrier's tools including a fish plate (from a freighter wagon), a hame and short tug, an axe, a coupling iron, a spoon, a glue pot, a yoke iron, part of...
    • Fort Caspar (Wyo.)--1930-1940.; Archaeology--Colorado--Fort Caspar--1930-1940.; Equipment--Colorado--Fort Caspar--1930-1940.
    • 1936 March 23
    • Denver Public Library microfilm obituaries 1944-1959.

    • Index of all deaths published in the Rocky Mountain News, the Denver Post, and other newspapers for the years 1944-1959.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Genealogy--Indexes.; Denver (Colo.)--Vital records.; Denver Post--Indexes.; Rocky Mountain News--Indexes.;
    • 2010
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 10

    • 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.)
    • 1944 March 23
    • Boy holding an axe near the river with dog

    • Outdoor portrait of a boy with an axe, he poses with his dog near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Fairmount sexton's records, 1891-1953, Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colorado.

    • Fairmount Sexton’s Records 1891-1953 list over 85,500 burials or entombments. The Fairmount Sexton Records 1891–1953 were microfilmed in 1959 by the Genealogical Society of Utah. The grave registers were arrange in rough “alphabetical...
    • Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--Indexes.; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado--Denver--Indexes.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver.; Colorado--Genealogy.; Colorado--Vital records.
    • 2004
    • Camp scene, condensed milk

    • Two men relax near a camp fire, and cook bacon, in a forest probably on Mount Bierstadt in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The men wear outdoor clothing, high leather boots, and hats. One man pours condensed milk into a metal drinking cup. Metal...
    • Bierstadt, Mount (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Campfires--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.
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    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Roads--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Cabin

    • A man sits and poses beside an aspen log cabin probably near Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. Shovels, a pick axe and a metal bucket are against the cabin wall beside a doorway.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Log cabins--Colorado--Garfield County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • The Geyser, Silver Cliff Colo.

    • A group of miners at the Geyser Mine in Silver Cliff (Custer County), Colorado pose near the mill. Some men hold shovels, a pick axe, candles with lanterns, and hammers. They wear overalls, canvas coats and wide, slanting brimmed hats with high...
    • Geyser Mine (Custer County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Julius Pearce fire department supply co.

    • The words "Eaton Fire Dept." are written on the vented hood of a fire engine in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, from the Julius Pearce Fire Department supply company. The engine, seen in profile, includes a bell, fire extinguishers, an axe, a...
    • Eaton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Eaton--1920-1930.
    • 1921 April 19
    • Boulder County, log cabin

    • Men and women on a picnic pose near a log cabin in the hills in Boulder County, Colorado. The women wear long dresses and the men wear suits. One of the women sits on a burro. Picnic baskets, a watermelon and an axe are on the ground.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1900.; Riding--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Source of the South Platte, at head of Hall Valley

    • A man in a flat-topped cap and work clothes, leans on a pick axe and poses beside a narrow stream, the headwaters of the North Fork South Platte River, in Hall Valley (Park County), Colorado. Shows scattered rock and shrubs above timberline, and a...
    • Park County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; South Platte River, North Fork (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Park County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Park County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Park County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1875]
    • The Frank Leslie Transcontinental excursion Across the continent, side-scenes of travel on the...

    • Men and women passengers sit in cramped seats inside a Central Pacific Railroad car. Passengers stretch across seats or sit huddled together on the train. A railroad worker polishes a rifle. A second worker sits and reads. Shows trunks and...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Chinese--1870-1880.; Interiors--1870-1880.; Passengers--1870-1880.; Railroad employees--1870-1880.; Railroad handcars--1870-1880.; Railroad passenger cars--1870-1880.; Rifles--1870-1880.;...
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    • Creede, Colo.

    • Men sit or stand in a line and pose in front of a canvas tent and a log cabin in possibly Windy Gulch in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. A skull and antlers is displayed with a painted sign that reads: "Saloon." A metal stove with a stovepipe is...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bars--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Queues--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Pine Ridge Agency, S.D.

    • View of the First Infantry of the United States Army in camp on the Native American Lakota Sioux, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, includes the soldiers with cooking pots, an axe, pile of timber firewood, a tomato can, and round walled tents...
    • United States. Army. Infantry.--People--1890-1900.; United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--Government relations--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Government...
    • 1891
    • Snake River, at its source in the Rocky Mountains flowing to the Pacific, Grey's Peak in distance

    • Two men pose on a rocky outcrop above a valley and the Snake River, in Summit County, Colorado. One man uses a pick axe, and the other man leans on a rifle. Shows snow above timberline on a portion of Grey's Peak.
    • Snake River (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Summit County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Summit County--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--Summit County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Summit County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1875]
    • Capt No. 5, No. 2 shaft, 400 level, Potland mine

    • View of miners working the four-hundred level, number two shaft, Potland (possibly Portland) mine, Colorado. The men use a pneumatic drill, shovels, a sledgehammer, and axe, and work by candlelight.
    • Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Top of Teton, the Owen party on the summit of the Grand Teton Rev. F.S. Spalding in center.

    • Three men pose on the rocky summit of Grand Teton on the first ascent of the peak in the Teton Range, in what is now Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. Climbers include John Shive, Frank Peterson or William Owen. One man holds a hammer, another...
    • Grand Teton (Wyo. : Mountain)--1890-1900.; Grand Teton National Park (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Clergy--Wyoming--Grand Teton National Park--1890-1900.; Mountaineering--Wyoming--Grand Teton National Park--1890-1900.; Spalding, F. S.; William Owen,...
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    • Prospecting on the Ute Reservation, an ominous meeting

    • A North American Indian (Ute) man confronts a prospector on a mountain slope in Utah or Colorado. The Ute man wears a necklace with a star pendant and holds a rifle. Men with rifles stand behind him. The prospector holds a pick axe, and looks over...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--1870-1880.; Miners--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.; Pack animals--1870-1880.; Thornburgh, Thomas Tipton, 1843-1879.
    • 1879 October 25
    • Monument at Arapahoe Bar, 2 miles west of Golden, Colorado

    • Charles L. Palmer, one of the first white people born in Jefferson County, Colorado, and the Sioux, Chief Big Snake pose at the dedication of a Arapahoe City marker. Chief Big Snake dressed in full regalia with a feather headdress and finged...
    • Arapahoe City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Arapahoe City--1940-1950.; Plaques--Colorado--Arapahoe City--1940-1950.
    • [1946]
    • Paper shale cliff, Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • A man wears overalls and a hat and holds a pick axe near the ledge of a layered shale cliff at Battlement Mesa area in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Shows a gorge and trees on steep slopes.
    • Shale--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Battlement Mesa (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Gramm Truck the first motor apparatus on the C. S. F. D.

    • Firemen in uniforms pose with a new fire engine, outside the firehouse door of Company No. 2, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The vehicle features a siren, chrome headlamps, rubber tires, pinstriping, starting crank, drive chains, brake...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.) Fire Department.--1910-1920.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910- 1920.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1910-1920.; Fire stations--Colorado--Colorado...
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    • Red Cliff, Summit Co. Col.

    • Men in a group stand on a timber sidewalk and pose beside a false front commercial building that reads: "M. Edwards, Drugs and General Merchandise, Post Office, Battle Mountain Stage Office" in Red Cliff, Eagle County (formerly Summit County),...
    • Red Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.; False fronts--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.; Men--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.; Wooden sidewalks--Colorado--Red Cliff--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • Shale claim corner on Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • Men stand and pose beside a wooden claim marker pole on Battlement Mesa in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Men wear overalls or vests and felt hats. One man holds a pick axe; another man smokes a cigarette.
    • Mining claims--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Oil-shales--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Battlement Mesa (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Mesa County--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Mesa...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Swift and Company fire crew

    • Group portrait of Swift and Company firemen in Denver, Colorado; shows men in fire fighting gear including hats and slickers. They carry a nozzle, an axe, belts and tanks.
    • Swift & Company--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Meat industry--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1917?
    • Pack burro

    • A burro with a pack stands on the tracks of the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway in El Paso County, Colorado. The burros carries a wheel barrow, shovel, axe, crate and metal can. A sign on the wheelbarrow reads: "I Helped to Build Pikes Peak...
    • Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • c1891, Oct. 11
    • Hutch Stevens, Lovelock, Nevada

    • Prospector Hutch Stevens of Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado, stands near rock formations in American Canon, Humboldt County, Nevada. Stevens holds a pick axe in his left hand and has a canteen hanging around his...
    • Gold miners--Nevada--Humboldt Canon--1900-1910.; Stevens, Hutch, 1854-1907.
    • March, 1907
    • Truck at Civic Center

    • The Idaho Springs, Colorado, fire truck is in front of the Denver Civic Center. The truck is equipped with an axe, two fire extinguishers, ladders, fire hooks, a small, pressurized water container, a fire bell, a large head lamp mounted where the...
    • Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1920- 1930.; Social and civil facilities--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 June 1
    • AdAmAn Club member

    • A member of the AdAmAn Club in winter clothes poses with an ice axe, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--People--1930-1950.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Yank outstanding Gunnison character

    • Full standing studio portrait of Laurent (Yank) Baxter, one of the first ranchers in the Crested Butte district, Gunnison County, Colorado; he wears leather boots, a frock coat, and hat; one leg is raised on a prop tree stump, he braces himself...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Baxter, Laurent.
    • 1876
    • A Grub stake story of the hills, Wild Basin

    • Woman, men and children gather around a prospector who holds a rock in a campsite at Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. The campers who wear high leather boots stand and sit near a tent, a canvas tipi, a fire pit, and firewood. One man sits...
    • Rocky Mountain National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Rocky Mountain National Park--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--Rocky Mountain National Park--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Rocky Mountain National Park--1910-1920.;...
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    • Anasazi artifacts

    • View of Native American Anasazi artifacts probably from cliff ruins in Arizona. Material includes a bulbous bodied ceramic (pottery) container, hafted ground stone axe, awls, weaving tools (possibly spindle whorl), hafted bifacial scraper, and...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Pueblo...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Looking across valley - Elk Mt. coal camp

    • Well dressed men pose in Gunnison County, Colorado, near the Elk Mountain coal mine; one holds a pick axe.
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.
    • 1910 April 18
    • Friendly Indians at dinner

    • Native American men, probably Sioux and Cheyenne, wearing trousers, jackets and hats, and one white U.S. Army officer in uniform, pose at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. Some of the men hold drinking cups and plate tins, one holds an axe, and...
    • United States. Army.--People--1890-1900.; United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Cheyenne Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North...
    • [1891]
    • Engineer uncovering outcropping 12 ft vein

    • Mining engineers pose in Gunnison County, Colorado, at the Elk Mountain coal mine; one holds a pick axe by an exposed coal vein.
    • Mining engineers--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.; Engineers--Colorado--Gunnison County--1910-1920.
    • 1910 April 18
    • The Old Guard, big trees, California

    • A man with an axe stands by the "Old Guard", also possibly called the "Four Guardsmen", giant Sequoias in Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, California.
    • Mariposa Grove (Calif.)--1870-1900.; Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1870-1900.; Giant sequoias--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1900.; Loggers--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900]
    • Miners cabin in the Rockys [sic], Colo.

    • A miner, in a striped suit with a pick axe, poses next to a log cabin in possibly Clear Creek County, Colorado. The cabin has a gabled roof, a metal chimney, a dirt roof and a sign in a window that reads: "[C]rocker [& Co.] Crac[kers], Denver."...
    • Log cabins--Colorado--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [1890?]
    • A Thunder Mtn. prospector

    • Prospector Sam Stevens stands in a field holding his pick axe over his shoulder near Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado. He wears dirty trousers, a pinstriped shirt with buttons up the front, and suspenders. He has a...
    • Hahns Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Hahns Peak--1900-1910.; Men.; Stevens, Sam T.
    • August, 1902
    • Kanab, Utah - Hotel highway

    • View of a hotel in Kanab, Kane County, Utah; shows a man on horseback with an axe, men on the porch or balcony of the frame structure, and lettering: "Hotel Highway W. S. Rust, Proprietor."
    • Kanab (Utah)--1920-1930.; Hotels--Utah--Kanab--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Prospectors

    • Three prospectors on the side of a dirt road, one rides a burro, one holds a pick axe over his shoulder; two pack burros, West Creek and Pemberton district mining camp, Colorado.
    • Douglas County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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