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    • Samuel K. Linscott

    • Studio portrait of Samuel K. Linscott, a financier and investor in Denver, Colorado. The elderly man has dark hair with gray temples, a full, bushy beard, and has on oval, wire rimmed glasses. He wears a jacket.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Beards.; Capitalists.; Eyeglasses.; Georgetown (Colo.)
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    • The Real Pioneers of Colorado

    • Transcript of a document originally written by Maria Davies McGrath in 1934. This document contains transcripts of all three volumes, arranged alphabetically by pioneers last name. Within each entry is a brief biography of the individual (s) who...
    • Pioneers--Colorado.; Colorado--Biography.
    • 1934
    • Rayado scene, early settlers

    • Men, women and children pose in front of the adobe Lucien Maxwell house in Rayado (Colfax County), New Mexico. The house has a portal (porch) with spindle posts and decorative brackets, a pitched roof and chimneys. A dog stands near the people.
    • Maxwell, Lucien Bonaparte, 1818-1875--Homes & haunts.; Rayado (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Adobe houses--New Mexico--Rayado--1890-1900.; People--New Mexico--Rayado--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Unidentified man

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified man from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a woolen pin striped sack coat and matching vest, a shirt with a pointed collar, a stud, and loose bow tie. He has a curly beard and waxed mustache....
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beards.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Mustaches.
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    • Mrs. Stanton, Lucy [?] operated Stanton House in 80's

    • Studio portrait of Mrs. Lucy [?] Stanton of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. She poses in front of a painted backdrop of a fireplace mantel and piano. She stands beside a table covered with a printed scarf. Books and a vase of flowers are...
    • Stanton, Mrs., resident of Georgetown, Colo.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Women.
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    • Miss Wallace

    • Studio portrait of Emma Wallace, of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. She stands in front of a painted backdrop and rests her arm on a faux rock. She wears a light colored dress with a tight bodice decorated with loose pleats and a basque...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Women.; Wallace, Emma, resident of Georgetown, Colo.; Hancock family.
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    • Wright, E.S.

    • Studio portrait of Ensign S. Wright, a druggist in Georgetown, Colorado. He is balding and has a full, gray goatee and mustache. He wears a dark coat and a patterned bow tie.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beards.; Bow ties.; Mustaches.; Older people.; Pharmacists.; Wright, Ensign S., d. 1916.
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    • Hattie Post

    • Studio portrait of Hattie May Post, a resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek), Colorado. She has her hair in ringlets and pulled up and secured with a ribbon. She wears a dark dress with a high collar.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hairstyles.; Women.; Post, Hattie May.
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    • Griffith, E.

    • Studio portrait of probably Enoch Griffith, a quartz (gold) miner in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a matching, wool jacket and vest. both with bound edges, a shirt with an upright wing collar, a necktie and a bowler hat. He...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold miners.; Hats.; Mustaches.; Griffith, Enoch.
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    • Moon, Robt.

    • Studio portrait of Robert Moon, probably a Chinese American resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a jacket with wide lapels with bound edges, a vest and a bow tie. His hair is combed back and he wears a mustache and goatee.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Beards.; Bow ties.; Mustaches.; Moon, Robert.; Chinese Americans.
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    • John Tomay

    • Studio portrait of John Tomay, an insurance agent (previously a miner) and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a double breasted wool sack coat, a shirt with an upright collar and a patterned necktie. His dark hair is...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Coats.; Miners.; Mustaches.; Tomay, John.; Insurance agents.
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    • Frank A. Franklin, Denver, Colo.

    • Studio portrait of Frank A. Franklin, a traveling salesman for a paper company in Denver, he probably visited Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a tuxedo with wide lapels, a shirt front and white bow tie. He has his hair parted in...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mustaches.; Sales personnel.; Tuxedoes.; Franklin, Frank A.
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    • Unidentified man

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified man from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a woolen sack style jacket and a vest, a shirt with a pointed collar, and a stud in his lapel. He has a long, scraggly beard and waxed mustache. A...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beards.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Mustaches.
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    • Unidentified man

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified man from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He stands in front of a painted backdrop and leans on a prop near a faux fence. He has a mustache and wears a suit with a long, sack style, frock coat, a vest...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Mustaches.
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    • Fred Woodley

    • Partial profile studio portrait of Frederick Woodley, a resident of Georgetown, Colorado. He is clean shaven and has his hair combed back with a cowlick on the front. He wears a dark jacket, a vest, a shirt with an upstanding collar and a tie.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Collars.; Neckties.; Woodley, Frederick.
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    • Geo. M. Post ; Rachel Carnahan

    • Individual studio portraits of George M. Post and Rachel Carnahan, residents of Georgetown (Clear Creek), Colorado. George Post wears a dark vest and jacket, a shirt with an upright collar and a tie. He is clean shaven and his hair is parted on the...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Collars.; Hairstyles.; Neckties.; Women.; Carnahan, Rachel.; Post, George M., resident, Georgetown, Colo.
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    • Holcombe

    • Studio portrait of [probably] Henry Holcombe, proprietor of a livery and freight business in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a jacket and patterned silk necktie. His dark hair is parted on the side and he has a waxed handlebar...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Business people.; Mustaches.; Holcombe, Henry, 1867?
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    • James Kempton

    • Studio portrait of James Kempton, a carpenter in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a matching, wool jacket and vest with wide lapels, both with bound edges, a shirt and bow tie. He is clean shaven and he wears his wavy hair parted...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Carpenters.; Kempton, James.
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    • L.D. Timmons

    • Studio portrait of L.D. Timmons, a grocer and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), and later a traveling salesman and resident of Denver, Colorado. He wears a wool sack coat, with bound edges, a shirt with an upright collar and a wide...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Coats.; Grocers.; Mustaches.; Sales personnel.; Timmons, L. D., 1858-; Traveling sales personnel.
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    • L.G. Davenport, M.R. Paxton

    • Laxton G. Davenport, a miner and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado, and M.R. Paxton pose with a dead elk in Wyoming. Mr. Davenport wears a hat, shirt, pants, knee high boots and holds a rifle. He has a mustache. M.R. Paxton...
    • Elk hunting--1910-1920.; Elk.; Miners.; Mustaches.; Davenport, Laxton G.; Paxton, M. R.
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    • Crazy Head

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Crazy Head, a Native American (Crow or Cheyenne) man. He wears a beaded shirt, a necklace with a beaded and fringed fur pelt pendant, and a beaded feather headdress.
    • Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Cheyenne Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Crazy Head.
    • 1908
    • Shoshones, Washakie standing

    • Studio portrait (standing) of Washakie, a Native American (Shoshone) man. He holds a rifle and a wooden pipe decorated with hair. He wears moccasins, leggings, a cloth belt, a scarf around his neck held in place by an abalone shell ornament, and a...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Shoshoni Indians--1880-1890.; Washakie, ca. 1804-1900.
    • [between 1884 and 1885]
    • Unidentified man

    • Full length, standing studio portrait of an unidentified man from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He stands in front of a painted backdrop, his hand rests on a wooden table with spool legs and he stands on a checkered fur rug. He wears a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Mustaches.
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    • Eustice

    • Studio portrait of Mr. Eustice, a father, and his young son, residents of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Mr. Eustice sits on a prop rock in front of a painted backdrop with his arm around his son. The man wears a sack coat and matching...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys.; Clothing & dress.; Families.; Men.; Eustace family.
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    • Edward Nash

    • Studio portrait of Edward Nash, a teenage student and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a dark, double breasted overcoat buttoned at the top with a tie. He wears a soft brimmed hat, his hair is parted in the middle and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hats.; Students.; Teenagers.; Nash, Edward, 1881-
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    • To Andrew Sylvester from Ethel Southworth

    • Studio portrait of probably Ethel Southworth, daughter of Mattie Southworth, a resident of Berkeley, now Denver, Colorado. The young girl sits on prop steps in front of a faux stone wall, a wooden gate and a painted backdrop. She wears a white...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bonnets.; Dresses.; Girls.; Studio props.; Southworth, Ethel, 1889-; Southworth, Mattie, 1853---Family.
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    • Jas. J. White

    • Profile studio portrait of James J. White, a resident and possibly a saloon keeper in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a jacket and a bow tie. He has dark wavy hair parted on the side and a goatee.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Beards.; White, James J., resident, Georgetown, Colo.
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    • Ute Indians

    • A Native American man poses for a studio bust portrait. Shown at a side angle, he wears a round, flat-rimmed hat and a silk scarf tied around his neck. A handkerchief sticks up from the breast pocket of his suit coat. His long braids rest on either...
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • Mrs. Berg

    • Seated studio portrait of a woman identified as Mrs. Berg, of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. She sits in front of a painted backdrop in a wool dress with puffed sleeves, a fitted bodice, and a loose yoke with V-shaped darts. She wears a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Women.; Berg, Mrs., resident, Georgetown, Colo.; Berg family.
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    • Unidentified man

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified man from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He stands in front of a painted backdrop and leans on a prop rock. He has a mustache and wears a sack coat, matching vest, watch fob and bow tie. His coat is...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Mustaches.
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    • Sites, Mrs. Geo. L.

    • Studio portrait of Mrs. George L. Sites (Sarah F.), a resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County) and later Denver, Colorado. Her husband was a miner and contractor. Her dark hair has gray steaks on the sides, she wears it up and pulled back. She...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Older people.; Spouses.; Women.; Sites, George L., d. 1913--Family.; Sites, Sarah F.
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    • Edgar Harrison

    • Studio portrait of Edgar Harrison, a miner from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a long, sack coat with wide piped lapels, a matching vest, watch fob, gray pants and a bow tie. His dark hair is parted on the side and he has a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Beards.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Miners.; Harrison, Edgar, 1837-
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    • Louis Moon

    • Studio portrait of Louis Moon, probably a Chinese American resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a coat with wide lapels and a vest, both with bound edges, and a bow tie. He has a bushy circle beard (moutee).
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Beards.; Bow ties.; Moon, Louis.; Chinese Americans.
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    • Arthur Robert

    • Studio portrait of Arthur Robert, a resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a jacket with oversized lapels and bound edges, a vest, patterned necktie and upstanding collar. His hair is waved and parted in the middle. He has...
    • Mustaches.; Robert, Arthur.
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    • Ha-Te-Wi (Red Cedar)

    • Ha-Te-Wi (Red Cedar), a Native American (Oglala Sioux) woman. She wears a lace collar with a brooch.
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Oglala Indians--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; Red Cedar.
    • 1886
    • Unidentified man

    • Studio bust portrait of an unidentified man from Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a jacket with wide lapels, a vest, watch fob and tie. His hair is balding and he has a long goatee and mustache.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beards.; Clothing & dress.; Men.
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    • Fred Woodley

    • Studio portrait of Frederick Woodley, a resident of Georgetown, Colorado. He is clean shaven and has his hair combed back with a cowlick on the front. He wears a dark jacket, a vest, a shirt with an upstanding collar and a tie.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Collars.; Neckties.; Woodley, Frederick.
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    • James A. Payne

    • Studio portrait of James A. Payne, a mine owner and gold miner in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a slouch hat with a silk hat band, a dark jacket, vest and necktie. He has a full gray beard with a long waxed mustache.
    • Beards.; Gold miners.; Hats.; Mustaches.; Older people.; Payne, James A., b. ca. 1839.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.
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    • Geo. M. Harris

    • Studio portrait of George M. Harris, a miner possibly from Freeland (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a shirt with an upright collar, a bow tie, a sack style jacket, and matching vest. He has a cowlick, his dark hair is parted on the side...
    • Freeland (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beards.; Hairstyles.; Men.; Miners.; Harris, George M., miner.
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    • Jesse P. Jones

    • Studio portrait of Jessie (Jesse) P. Jones, the county assessor in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a jacket, his hair is balding and he has a full, scraggly beard.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Jones, Jessie P.; Appraisers.
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    • McCann, Patrick

    • Studio portrait of Patrick McCann, a worker in a reduction works (mill) and resident of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a coat with wide lapels and bound edges, a vest, and a long bow tie. He has dark hair parted on the side...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bow ties.; Employees.; Miners.; Mustaches.; McCann, Patrick.
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