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    • Early days of Cripple Creek mining camp

    • View of "Lunch Room" restaurant canvas tent on rustic log frame, Cripple Creek, Colorado; canvas tent has attached signs "Lunchroom" and "Meals, 25 cents"; lettering on tent includes: "Restaurant," "Hot Soup 10 Cents," "Oysters Short," "Sandwiches...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [1892 or 1893]
    • Drugstore, Arrow, Colorado

    • View of the first drugstore in Arrow (Arrowhead), Colorado, shows a walled canvas tent store; sign above the wood framed front entry reads: "Drug Store;" "Colorado Tent & Awning" printed on the canvas; stovepipe through the canvas roof braced with...
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    • [1903 or 1904]
    • Early days of Cripple Creek mining camp

    • View of restaurant in a canvas tent on a rustic log frame in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; the canvas tent has attached signs "Lunchroom" and "Meals, 25 cents"; lettering on tent includes: "Restaurant," "Hot Soup 10 Cents," "Oysters...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Camping in Rock[y] Mt. Lake Park

    • A man and woman prepare a meal in the back of a camper at Rocky Mountain Lake Park auto camp (motor camp) in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The grill, coffee pot, pans, tins and other utensils sit on a drawer that slides under the...
    • Ford Optical Company.
    • [between 1918 and 1920?]
    • Utes Building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women stand near a tepee frame and arrange the canvas covering at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. One woman holds a large sheet of canvas while others look on. A pile of rolled canvas stands nearby. The women are...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Coyote pelts

    • A dog sits behind the steering wheel of an automobile next to a display of coyote and cougar pelts propped against the bed, wheels and canvas top of a wagon. A saddled horse stands between the automobile and a canvas tent. Rifles stand propped...
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    • [between 1922 and 1927?]
    • San Diego, tent city at Coronado Beach

    • Vacationers walk next to the trolley line and sit under canvas awnings in front of tents in the tent city erected at Coronado Beach (San Diego County), California. Shows tents with striped canvas sides and thatched roofs. The Hotel del Coronado...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Akron, Colo.

    • View along Main Street of first water main pipes being laid, Akron, Washington County, Colorado. Trench dug along side of street; a man stands at canvas top automobile on street talking to driver. Buildings include a two-story brick commercial...
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    • [1912]
    • Utes Building the Tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women stretch canvas over erect tepee poles at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. Piles of household materials, including rolls of canvas, stand near the tepee. Other complete and incomplete tepees stand nearby....
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Ride camp, Eldora area

    • View of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies ride camp near Eldora (Boulder County), Colorado. Tents, a canvas windbreak, automobiles, and a truck are near wooden buildings and houses. Canvas chairs are set up at the campsite beside smoke from a...
    • Jackson, Clyde A.
    • 1949 July
    • Saddle bag

    • A saddle bag (Native American Ute Indian) used by Chipeta who died in 1924. The saddle bag is made of buckskin cut into a rectangular shape. It has a canvas backing that is edged with brass studs, wool trim and fringe. It is decorated with zigzag,...
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    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • Toy cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard. It is constructed of a rectangular board, buckskin, red velveteen and canvas and decorated with copper, button, fringe, white, blue, red and yellow glass beads. The cradle has a hood and the front was...
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    • 1880
    • Hot Sulphur Springs

    • View of the Frank Byers property above Hot Sulphur Springs, Grand County, Colorado, includes the Willows, a grand two-story house with hipped roof and dormers and the original log house. Three men are outside a walled canvas tent with a stove and...
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    • [between 1899 and 1910]
    • Hershal Linsey

    • Studio portrait of Hershal Linsey. He poses in front of a painted canvas backdrop. He wears a military cadet's uniform, holds a rifle, and has one foot on a leather stool. His uniform has brass buttons and a rounded collar. He wears a canvas...
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    • Elyria branch

    • View of the Elyria branch of the Denver Public Library located on 47th Avenue and High Street in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The spanish style building was designed by architect H. J. Manning; it features a tile roof,...
    • Hyskell, Roy.
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    • Cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Arapaho?) cradleboard. It features decorative opaque, red, white, black and green beadwork in geometric designs. The cradleboard has a leather thong, stained wood, lining dark brown velveteen, canvas backing and 1 calico?.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Restaurant in Creede

    • Men and women sit or stand and pose in front of a canvas tent restaurant in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. A banner on the tent reads: "Restaurant, Meals At All Hours." Nearby structures have log foundations and canvas roofs. Women wear fitted...
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    • [between 1889 and 1900?]
    • Mines of Victor

    • View of wooden frame residence & canvas tents with wooden frames on hillside below Portland & Bobtail Mine, Victor, Colorado; includes one- story medium gable wooden frame residence with lean-to, two canvas tents on wooden frames & base,...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1895 and 1902]
    • The Annie, first boat ever launched on Yellowstone Lake

    • Members of the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories of 1871), sit in a boat, with a tent-fly as a sail and oars, near the shore of Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. A canvas drape on the side of the boat...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1871
    • Unidentified man, seated on horse wagon

    • A man in a hat sits in the drivers seat of a horse-drawn stagecoach The coach has a canvas top and door, a canvas covered luggage is on the rear. Barrels and a wooden building are nearby.
    • Barry, D. F. (David Frances), 1854-1934.
    • [188-?]
    • Utes Making of a tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women tie canvas to a wooden pole underneath four erect tepee poles at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. Three tepees stand nearby. Groups of men and women sit and stand near one tepee as well as on a sandstone...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • September 1, 1913
    • Utes Building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) woman reaches down to place pegs into the ground in order to stretch the canvas of an erected tepee at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. The woman wears a dress and a blanket tied around her waist. A group of...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Utes building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women construct a tepee at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. One woman pulls an erect wooden pole away from the center of the tepee frame. Another woman stands near the rolled tepee canvas and looks on. A girl sits...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Utes Building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women hold a wooden pole draped with tepee canvas near four other erect tepee poles at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. The tepee frame is near a group of bushes, flanked by a completed tepee and another tepee...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Utes Building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) woman stands near a pile of wooden tepee poles at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. The woman wears a dress, a wide belt from which a round pennant hangs, and a fringed shawl. Other tepee supplies including the...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Utes building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women drag wooden tepee poles toward a pile of rolled canvas at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. Trees and bushes dot the grassy landscape. The women are probably in Colorado Springs to attend the Shan Kive...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1913 September 1
    • Infantry camp in wickyups, on Whitewood

    • View of an infantry camp on Whitewood, Black Hills, Dakota Territory, shows soldiers in the Native American campaigns with piles of their gear around small shelters constructed of willow rods and canvas scraps.
    • Morrow, Stanley J.
    • 1876
    • Back from the hunt, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View of two outdoorsmen in camp near Norrie, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; two men seated in camp, one man with knee-high gaiters holding rifle in one hand and one dead grouse or pheasant in other; second man holding one dead...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Camping at Norrie, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Camp scene with two canvas tents and small covered eating area near Norrie, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; man with rifle slung over shoulder holding dead pheasant or grouse standing near cone shaped tent; a-frame open canvas...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Camping party, Twin Lakes

    • People pose at campsite near Twin Lakes, Lake County, Colorado. A man shows trout to women; horses and a wagon and buggy are by canvas tents. Chairs and a table, with a tablecloth and dishes, are under a canvas awning.
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [between 1870 and 1881?]
    • Head Quarters, Platte City

    • Members of the Union Pacific excursion to the 100th meridian stand near a canvas tent in what is identified as Platte City in probably Lincoln County, Nebraska. George Francis Train is seated on the grass, Mrs. Train and Thomas C. Durant are near a...
    • Carbutt, John, 1832-1905.
    • 1866 October 25
    • Representatives of the press, with the excursion

    • Journalists with the Union Pacific excursion to the 100th meridian pose in suits, overcoats, caps, wide brimmed hats or top hats; they stand near a canvas tent in probably Lincoln County, Nebraska. Shows a stove pipe near canvas tents supported...
    • Carbutt, John, 1832-1905.
    • 1866 October
    • In camp in the mountains

    • View of tent camp amidst aspen grove in the mountains of Colorado; shows large canvas tent with awning at entrance for shade, two women sitting under awning, one woman stitching or embroidering, a man reading book reclined on ground-level lounge...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • A summer camp in Colorado

    • Camp scene somewhere in Colorado amidst pine & aspen grove; large canvas tent supported by wooden posts open to front with awning extended to include "front porch", lean-to attached to side, stacked rocks framing front wall; three women inside...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Outdoor life in the Rocky Mtns., Colo. Midland Ry.

    • Men pose near Norrie (Pitkin County), Colorado (reached via Colorado Midland Railway) with game birds (pheasant or grouse?) and trout. Outfits include gaiters, rubber waders, and Montana peak hats. Gear includes fishing poles, a wicker creel, a...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • Mt. Audubon and Arapahoe Peak from Picnic Rocks, Glacier Lake

    • Colorado and Northwestern Railway's narrow gauge track and spur to Glacier Lake on Eldora line; Mt. Audubon (elevation 12,223 feet) and Arapahoe Peaks (elevation 13,502 and 13,397 feet) in distant background; shows wooden frame residence, wooden...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1898 and 1909]
    • A summer camp

    • Camping in the mountains of Colorado; shows large canvas tent supported by posts with awnings over front entrance and providing protection for tables with pots, pans and buckets. Three women appear under the front awning; entrance to tent is...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • First boat on Yellowstone Lake

    • Two members of the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the Territories, 1871) sit in a boat with oars and a sail near a rocky shore on Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. A canvas drape on the side of the boat reads:...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Camp on Yellowstone Lake

    • A group of fifteen men from the 1871 Hayden Survey (U.S. geological Survey of the Territories) stand by Yellowstone Lake, near the mouth of Bridge Creek, opposite Stevenson's Island, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Shows canvas tents, gear and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1871.]
    • Dance house at Laramie

    • Men, women and boys pose outside a canvas tent painted to read "Keystone Hall" in Laramie (Albany County), Wyoming. Men and boys wear sack suits or vests and hats. Women wear dresses with full skirts. Shows frame and canvas buildings and wooden...
    • Hull, Arundel C., 1846-1908.
    • 1868
    • Road building camp

    • Snow covers the State Penitentiary road building camp near Canon City, Colorado. A white canvas camp wagon with a stovepipe is by a rail fence with fabric draped on it. Two of the horses in the foreground are blanketed; low hills are in the...
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Monte Vista

    • Stone and brick commercial buildings line the street in Monte Vista, Rio Grande County, Colorado. A United States flag on a pole tops a two-story structure; canvas awnings shade storefronts; signs read: "Wallace Bank," "Stow's," "Drugs Soda," "J....
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • North side of Tomichi Avenue, east from Pine Street

    • Horse drawn wagons are parked beside businesses on Tomichi Avenue in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado. Commercial signs read: "Livery & Feed," "Gunnison Transfer Co." and "Bakery." Shows frame buildings with false fronts and probably a canvas...
    • Brumfield, M.
    • [between 1881 and 1882]
    • Survey partie's [sic], Gallitin [sic] & Butte R.R.

    • Members of a survey party for the Gallatin and Butte line of the Northern Pacific Railroad Company stand or sit in a row at a camp on Homestake Pass in Jefferson County or Silver Bow County, Montana. The men wear coats, suspenders and flat brimmed...
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    • 1889 April
    • Main Street between third and fourth north side

    • Commercial buildings on Main Street in Canon City, Colorado, have striped, canvas awnings, bracketed cornices, open porches, arched windows, balconies, and are fronted by boardwalk, crates, a barber pole, bare trees, and horse drawn wagons,...
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    • 1878
    • Tent colony, Ludlow

    • UMW camp for coal miners on strike against CF&I in Ludlow, Las Animas County, Colorado; shows canvas tents, women, children, babies, a dog, and a birdhouse.
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    • [1913 or 1914]

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