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    • Three men with axes

    • Teenaged boys with axes pose by Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. A dog and a man with a bicycle are nearby. A horse-drawn wagon makes its way over the Alameda Avenue bridge in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Clayton College boys

    • Verner Hounchell, Christie Butterfoss, and George McQueary break up dirt with axes at Clayton College in Denver, Colorado. The boys wear overalls and ties.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Axes--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Gardening--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Orphans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1911 and 1920?]
    • Relics from the cliff dwellings

    • View of Native American Anasazi artifacts including: a pottery bowl with cord handle, pottery mugs, a pottery ladle, and ground stone axes.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Pueblo...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Two men with axes by the South Platte [sic]

    • Men pose with axes near a fallen tree on the edge of Archer Canal in Denver, Colorado. Alameda Avenue and bridges over the canal and the South Platte River are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Canals--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1909]
    • Mescalero Indians preparing for an attack

    • Staged view of unidentified Native American Mescalero Apache, men posed with rifles and axes, with two armed U. S. soldiers kneeling behind them in a camp with a round walled tent, New Mexico.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--1890-1900.; Mescalero Indians--New Mexico--1890-1900.; Soldiers--New Mexico--1890-1900.; Tents--New Mexico--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Railroad workers at camp

    • Seven men gather in front of a large tent, possibly part of a railroad construction or surveying camp, in Colorado. One man leans against a shovel; one (wearing an apron and gun in his holster) holds a pan and a wash rag; others stand or recline...
    • Cookery--Colorado--1870-1900.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1870-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1900.; Railroad construction workers--1870-1900.; Tents--Colorado--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Cunningham Gulch mine

    • Men use pick axes and stand near ore car tracks and the entrance to a mine in Cunningham Gulch in probably San Juan County, Colorado. Shows a car and stacks of hewn lumber on the road.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Bonanza

    • Men and women pose on a dirt street in Bonanza (Saguache County), Colorado. Frame buildings have false fronts and signs that read: "F.F. Roby Assayer" and "Second Hand Goods." Miners hold pick axes, shovels, sledge hammers and pose near a pile of...
    • Bonanza (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Assayers--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; False fronts--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; People--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • Oak Camp Denver Colo

    • Firemen in uniform march with axes in a parade on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Spectators line the street. Signs on buildings read: "Bobb's," "Lyric Theater," "Wheelock's China [...]," "Drugs," and "Hotel."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • The dinner hour

    • Miners pose near a fire at a campsite in probably Eagle County, Colorado. Pick axes, a shovel, a hatchet, empty tin cans and cooking pans are scattered near the men. Shows tents and bedrolls.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1880-1910.; Campfires--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1910.; Camping--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1910.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Eagle County--1880-1910.; Prospecting equipment &...
    • [between 1888 and 1901]
    • Boarders in a coal camp household

    • A group of men pose near a house, possibly a boarding house, in a coal camp probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. Some of the men hold tools in their hands including axes, brooms, saws, and picks. Others hold liquor bottles. Several men sit on...
    • Las Animas County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Coal mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Las Animas County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Wyandott Mission, Dr. Kirk, principal teaching Indian boys to chop wood

    • Principal Kirk has Native American Huron (Wyandot or Wyandotte) boys chop wood, in front of a full wood shed, on the grounds of the Wyandotte Mission School, Kansas. The boys wear jackets and hats and hold axes. Women and girls in dresses with...
    • Indians of North America--Kansas--1880-1900.; Wyandot Indians--Kansas--1880-1900.; Missions--Kansas--1880-1900.; School children--Kansas--1880-1900.; Schools--Kansas--1880-1900.; Woodcutting--Kansas--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Pine Ridge Agency, S.D. army camp

    • Soldiers wearing uniforms pose performing daily chores in their wall tent camp on the Native American Sioux, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. Some men pluck feathers from butchered birds, one washes with a washboard and tub, others use axes to chop...
    • United States. Army.--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 relations--South...
    • [1890]
    • Leadville pioneer homes

    • Pioneer Leadville residents pose in front of their early homes in 1879, Colorado. The man and woman in the center, dressed in their finest, stand with their baby girl on a wood chair. Two men and another woman stand next to them, with a nursing...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Dwellings--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.; Pioneers--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Aurora Fire Department truck

    • An Aurora Fire Department truck is parked on an unpaved street in front of a plaza in Aurora, Colorado. It has two, large, water tanks with large gauges on top. Three fire extinguishers are on its running boards. The truck has whitewall tires, and...
    • Aurora (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Aurora--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Lamartine Mine

    • Miners pose with tools that include pry bars and axes by piles of timber near the power house of the Lamartine Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Lamartine Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Power plants--Colorado--Clear Creek...
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Train of mining emigrants on their way to the Pike's Peak gold regions

    • Miners, some with pick axes and or rifles, and pack animals stop on the trail on the way to Pikes Peak in Colorado. One man holds the hand of a boy. A man whips a horse that pulls a covered wagon. A girl sits on a an ox, one of a team that pull a...
    • Covered wagons--Colorado--1850-1860.; Girls--Colorado--1850-1860.; Miners--Colorado--1850-1860.; Pioneers--Colorado--1850-1860.
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    • Wyo. state hunters, Eagles Nest Nov. 1921 catch, 80 coyotes, 1 bobcat, 2 badgers.

    • Three tiers of coyote pelts hang from a wood and stone slab frame near Wamsutter in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Two bandoliers of rifle cartridges stretched between boards hang below a bobcat pelt. Two badgers lie on the ground near axes stuck in...
    • Coyote--Control--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Coyote hunting--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Dead animals--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--Wyoming--Sweetwater...
    • 1921 Nov
    • 400 block Main

    • View along the 400 block of Main Street, Longmont, Colorado, shows men with shovels and axes digging up the dirt around a large cottonwood tree, in preparation of cutting it down. A group of men assemble to witness the event, in front of the...
    • Cottonwood--Colorado--Longmont--1900-1910.; Longmont (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Longmont--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Longmont--1900-1910.
    • [1901]
    • First Regiment Band outside Leadville Ice Palace

    • Denver's First Regiment Band poses outside the archway of Leadville, Colorado's Ice Palace, which was built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival on a site known as Capitol Hill. During the formal opening ceremonies, January 8, 1896, the band...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bands--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Sopris School pageant

    • Boys dressed as miners pose outdoors as part of the Sopris School pageant in Sopris (Las Animas County), Colorado. They hold axes, shovels, and lunch pails and wear overalls and hats with miner's lights.
    • Sopris (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Sopris--1910-1920.; Children playing adults--Colorado--Sopris--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Sopris--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • This photograph shows what each man does and also shows our camp

    • Union Pacific railroad survey crew members pose in their camp along the Grand (Colorado) River with transits on tripods, rods, levels, chains, guitar, and axes, near Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Members include: J. I. Barlow, Lewis Blickensderfer,...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1884 and 1890?]
    • Fireman's Hall on Main Street

    • Fireman's Hall on Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, is a two story frame building featuring a gable roof with flat side extensions, a belfry, and a plate glass ground floor front with transoms. Lettering on the three front windows reads...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fireman's Hall (Breckenridge, Colo)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Survey crew

    • Union Pacific railroad survey crew members pose in their camp along the Grand (Colorado) River with two dogs and their transit, rods, levels, and axes, near Glenwood Springs, Colorado. They include: J. I. Barlow, Lewis Blichensderfer, Mrs...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1884 and 1890?]
    • Survey crew

    • Union Pacific railroad survey crew members pose in their camp along the Grand (Colorado) River with two dogs and their transit, rods, levels, and axes, near Glenwood Springs, Colorado. They include: "1. J. I. Barlow, Div Engr. state: Mass.; 2....
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1884 and 1890]
    • The Manitou Mine

    • Miners pose with axes at the Manitou Mine near Bonanza (Saguache County), Colorado.
    • Bonanza (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Manitou Mine (Saguache County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Bonanza--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Bonanza--1890-1900.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Residential area

    • Men chop down a tree with axes possibly in the Valverde neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Houses are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Woodcutting--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Woodmen of World Members in front of I. O. O. F. building, Meeker, Colorado.

    • The Woodmen of the World pose in front of the 1897 Odd Fellows Lodge on Main Street, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. First row sits on benches in uniform holding long handle axes. The second row wears suits and men around the central banner...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Meeker--1890-1910.; Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
    • [between 1897 and 1910]
    • First Fire Company organized in Colo. Springs, Colo.

    • The volunteer fire department in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, poses in uniforms consisting of white belts and pullover bib shirts with chest protectors or bibs, wide brimmed firemen's hats and carry axes, horns, and a standard.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Uniforms--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.
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    • Officers and members of Mt. Ouray Lodge #140, B. of L. T.

    • Studio portrait of men from an unidentified fraternal organization; they are identified as members of Mt. Ouray Lodge #140. They wear various styled sashes over their suits, some with a "B" button fastener, others with fringe. Insignia on the...
    • Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Ouray County--1890-1900.; Insignia--1890-1900.
    • 1894 March 16
    • This photograph shows what each man does and also shows our camp

    • Union Pacific railroad survey crew members pose in their camp along a river (possibly the Colorado, Grand) with transits on tripods, rods, levels, chains, guitar, and axes, near Glenwood Springs, Colorado. They include: J. I. Barlow, Lewis...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [between 1884 and 1890]
    • Log rollers

    • The "Log Rollers" pose with their first place banner in Montrose, Colorado, studio. Many are holding axes, and one man is holding a sword. The men and women display their first place ribbons. The banner behind the group reads: "First Prize, Log...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Clubs--Colorado--Montrose--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Breckenridge, Colo. Hook & Ladder Co. Fire Dept.

    • Men pose on ladders or on the street in front of the two story frame Fireman's Hall building with a central cupola and a flagpole in Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Men wear fire hats and uniforms, pose and hold buckets or axes. A man holds...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Fire stations--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1888]
    • Brick kiln possibly near Canon City

    • Men and a boy holding axes pose in front of a brick kiln in Canon City, Colorado. Women in dresses, aprons and bonnets stand by a wagon and a wheelbarrow, and in the foreground is a hand-turned mill and a pit.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Kilns--Colorado--Canon City--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1885?]
    • Georgetown- Colo.- District Stevens Mine Tramway

    • Miners who include Ed Riley and Andy Lane pose on the Stevens Mine Tramway near Georgetown, Clear Creek County, Colorado. The men hold various tools that include saws, axes, and rulers.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Stevens Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.); Mine railroads--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Woodman of the World drill team at Walden, Colo.

    • Woodman of the World Drill Team members, at Walden, Jackson County, Colorado, are (l to r): Morris Flineau, Harry Holdredge, Miller Mosman, Eslie Wynn, Archie Maine, Wash Alderdice, Wm. Doner, Julian Bernhein and Arthur Sudduth. They wear uniforms...
    • Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Co.--1900-1910.; Walden (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Drill teams--Colorado--Walden--1900-1910.
    • 1904
    • Rio Grande hardware store Monte Vista, Colorado 1928

    • Cutlery and scissors are in a glass display case at Rio Grande Hardware in Monte Vista, Rio Grande County, Colorado. The flanking interior walls have shelves filled with axes, files, saws, drill braces, crockery, metal cookware, toy wagons, and...
    • Monte Vista (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hardware stores--Colorado--Monte Vista--1920-1930.; Interiors.
    • 1928
    • The Indian war, Deadwood City, Black Hills of Dakota

    • Men are in the street in Deadwood (Deadwood City) in Lawrence County, Dakota Territory (later South Dakota). Prospectors or miners hold pick axes. Signs on frame commercial buildings read: "The Big Horn Store," and "Tailor Shop." A dog is in the...
    • Deadwood (S.D.)--1870-1880.; City & town life--South Dakota--Deadwood--1870-1880.; Mining--South Dakota--Deadwood--1870-1880.
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    • Relics from the cliff dwellings

    • View of Native American Anasazi pottery, baskets, awls, axes, and scrapers.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Pueblo...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Men at dam (L#183)

    • A group of men working to build a small dam, probably in Colorado, take a break to pose for an informal photograph. The men stand on thick logs and large rocks, some holding sledgehammers and axes. A dog stands in front of the group. A small pool...
    • Dam construction--Colorado--1900-1920.; Dams--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Rifle Fire Department

    • Firemen pose in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado, with a nozzle. Men's uniforms include kepi hats, white leather belts, and button bib shirts; embroidery depicts axes, hats, and letters: "Rifle."
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Rifle Fire Department

    • Firemen pose in snow in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado, with a nozzle and hose cart. Men's uniforms include kepi hats, white leather belts, and button front shirts; embroidery depicts axes, hats, and letters: "Rifle."
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1920.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Scene near St. John's [sic]

    • Men pose with axes near a log building at Saints John (Summit County), Colorado. Saints John Creek is nearby.
    • Saints John (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Saints John Creek (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Log buildings--Colorado--Saints John--1870-1880.; Men--Colorado--Saints John--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--Saints John--1870-1880.
    • [between 1876 and 1881]
    • Men and fog on the summit of Mount Rainier, Washinton

    • Seven men from the Mount Rainier Test Expedition of the 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment (re-enforced) on the summit as fog descends and obscures visibility. All relax in various states of repose wearing anoraks with the hoods up, dark pants, and...
    • Rainier, Mount (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Washington (State)--Mount Rainier--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [May 16, 1942]
    • Guarding 500 lbs of amalgam, Cottonwood Placers

    • Nine men and one boy of probably the Cottonwood Placer Company stand and sit in front of a building and hold weapons in Pinon (Montrose County), Colorado. Weapons include: a Sharp's double barrel shotgun, a Winchester M1873 carbine, and a...
    • Cottonwood Placer Company--People--1890-1900.; Pinon (Montrose County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Gold--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.; Guards--Colorado--Pinon--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897 Sep. 8
    • 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
    • Indian teepee (Sioux)

    • Two Native Americans sit on the ground in front of a teepee in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England. The teepee has large pictures of warriors holding axes and spears painted on it.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Tipis--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1892?]
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914

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