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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]
    • Diary of Margaret Patten Gray Evans

    • Margaret Evans, the wife of John Evans describes her daily life in 1861. She describes her efforts to improve her children, and comments about religion.
    • Governors--Colorado.; Governors' spouses--Colorado.
    • 1861
    • Interview with Albert Niederhut

    • Interview with Albert Niederhut, of Niederhut Carriages. Niederhut is the son of Henry E. Niederhut one of the founding members of the Niederhut Carriage Company. This interview covers the history of the company, its employees, and memories of...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • Undated
    • Ute Council Tree, Delta, Colo.

    • View of the Ute Council Tree, the historical meeting place of the Ute Tribes, at 530 Gunnison River Drive in Delta (Delta County), Colorado. The cottonwood tree is 85 feet tall. A square sign at the base of the tree describes the history of the 200...
    • Ute Council Tree (Delta, Colo.)--Public relations--1990-2000.; Delta (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Trees.; Ute Council Tree (Delta, Colo.)--Public relations--Pictorial works.; Historic trees--Colorado--Delta--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1992
    • Council at Medicine Creek lodge with the Kiowa and Comanche Indians

    • Native American men (Kiowa, Comanche, Kiowa-Apache, Arapahoe, Cheyenne) stand or sit beneath an arch shelter made of trees, during a peace treaty council meeting at Medicine Lodge in Barber County, Kansas. Men in military uniforms or suits and hats...
    • Indians of North America--Government relations--Kansas--Medicine Lodge--1860-1870.; Medicine Lodge (Kan.)--1860-1870.; Indian encampments--Kansas--Medicine Lodge--1860-1870.; Peace conferences--Kansas--Medicine Lodge--1860-1870.
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    • Scenes near the Three Brothers

    • View of Clear Creek in Clear Creek Canyon (Jefferson County), Colorado. Shows Colorado Central Railroad tracks, rock slopes, boulders, and trees.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--1870-1890.; Clear Creek (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1890.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1870-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1870-1890.
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    • Dotsero Cutoff

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, the depot at Bond, and a crowd of people gathered near a podium to celebrate the completion of track at the Dotsero Cutoff in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows cars parked in a parking lot near the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company--1930-1940.; Bond (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dotsero Cutoff (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dedications--Colorado--Bond--1930-1940.; Railroad...
    • 1934 June 17
    • A wild Indian show

    • Native American men dance on a wooden stage and wear feather headdresses, fur skirts, necklaces, and carry possibly musical instruments and spears in Germany. German peasant spectators wear bonnets and dresses with aprons, or work clothes and caps...
    • Indians of North America--Dance--Germany--1870-1880.; Audiences--Germany--1870-1880.; Wild west shows--Germany--1870-1880.
    • [1876 November 25]
    • Our barbarian brethren

    • North American Indian men with fringed buckskin clothing, bead or quill work and feathers in their hair, stand beside their wives who wear buckskin dresses. A horse and dogs are nearby. An Indian peace delegation (Piegan) presents a severed human...
    • Indians of North America--Social life--1870-1880.; Piegan Indians--1870-1880.; Heads (Anatomy)--1870-1880.; Manners & customs--1870-1880.; Military officers--1870-1880.; Peace negotiations--1870-1880.; Spouses--1870-1880.; Women--1870-1880.
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    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, pulls on the tail of a ring- tailed cat that clings to a broom he holds in the air. In his book "Deric in Mesa Verde," Deric describes taking "dandy photographs" of a ring- tailed cat, possibly this one, that made...
    • Cacomistle--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cats--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Deric.
    • [between 1923 and 1926?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • Panorama of Central City, Colorado, in the mid-1870, as the city was rebuilding after the fire of 1874. Landmarks include, the Teller House, St. James' Methodist Church, Main Street, and Eureka Street. The buildings along Main Street (center of...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1877]
    • The camp on the Little Bighorn

    • View of a Native American encampment on the Crow Reservation along the banks of the Little Bighorn River in Montana. Horses and people are among tepees.
    • Crow Indians--Montana--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Montana--1900-1910.; Little Bighorn River (Wyo. and Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indian encampments--Montana--1900-1910.; Indian reservations--Montana--1900-1910.; Rivers--Montana--1900-1910.;...
    • 1907
    • Millionaires usually get what they want

    • View of East 3rd (Third) Avenue in Denver, Colorado; shows fenced yards and the homes of F. E. Kistler and Lafayette Hughes.
    • Hughes, Lafayette--Homes & haunts.; Kistler, F. E.--Homes & haunts.; Country Club (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Land subdivision--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1926
    • Ancient ruins on the Rio San Juan

    • A man poses beside the dilapidated stone walls of a North American Indian (Ancestral Puebloan) cliff dwelling in Montezuma County, Colorado. The structures are on an eroded sandstone rock formation. A piece of photographic equipment is near a pile...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1880-1890.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1880-1890.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1886?]
    • Young bucks on the war-path

    • North American plains Indians ride on horseback near a camp. The men wear fringed buckskin leggings, blankets, and carry arrows in quivers. Men return to camp with a scalp, rifles, glass bottles, a military uniform and hats. People beside tepees...
    • Indians of North America--War--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--1870-1880.; Warriors--1870-1880.
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    • Gilpin School students during classroom lesson

    • Gilpin Elementary students in a classroom lesson. One group of children is seated around a table looking at illustrated books. Three children stand around a bird cage hanging from a stand. One child has a pointing stick pointed at a poster with...
    • Gilpin Place School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; Plants.; Birds.;
    • Undated
    • Dave Oletski Oral History

    • In 1954, David Oletski, was born at 4920 Logan Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. One of six children, he was raised in a large extended family of Polish Catholics. At the time of his grandmother’s death in 1978, he had...
    • Oletski, David, 1954-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Habitat for Humanity (Denver, Colo.); Globeville Civic Association (Denver, Colo.)
    • 2013 November 2
    • Taos community house

    • View of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows adobe pueblo dwellings, ladders, drying meat, and men including a Native American.
    • Indians of North America--Structures--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.; Taos Indians--1890-1900.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Panorama of Denver 244

    • Aerial view of downtown Denver, Colorado; shows houses near the intersection of 18th (Eighteenth), Welton, Broadway, and Glenarm Streets. Landmarks include the Windsor Hotel, Arapahoe School, and the Central Presbyterian and German Methodist...
    • Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • Englishmen in Colorado - Fishing for Breakfast

    • Men in suits and narrow-brimmed hats cook over a fire near a river in Colorado. One man holds dried grass for fuel. Shows a fish on a fishing line, fishing poles and dishes at the camp.
    • British Americans--Colorado--1870-1880.; Camping--Colorado--1870-1880.; Fishing--Colorado--1870-1880.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--1870-1880.; Rivers--Colorado--1870-1880.
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    • Diary of Margaret Patten Gray Evans

    • Margaret Evans, the wife of John Evans describes her daily life in 1863. The diary also includes doodles, children's drawings and an accounting ledger.
    • Governors--Colorado.; Governors' spouses--Colorado.
    • 1863
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • Close-up view of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two thirds of whom were women and children, Kiowa County, Colorado. The concrete obelisk has...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1972
    • Ezra Meeker at historic Bellevue

    • Ezra Meeker sits in the driver's seat of a oxen-drawn, covered wagon in Bellevue (Sarpy County), Nebraska. A woman and child sit in a wagon near a partly visible attached sign on the canvas cover that reads "Purpose," "Result," "Oxen" and probably...
    • Bellevue (Neb.)--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Men--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.; Children--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.; Covered wagons--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.; Ox teams--Nebraska--Bellevue--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Tabor Grand Opera House, Denver

    • View of the Tabor theater building at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets in Denver, Colorado. A horse-drawn streetcar has a sign: "Tryner Denver's Tiffany."
    • Tabor Grand Opera House (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1881 and 1890?]
    • A company of Swedish emigrants passing our office, bound to the west

    • Swedish immigrants walk behind a horse-drawn wagon with a United States flag on Tremont Street in Boston (Suffolk County), Massachusetts. Shows the classical style "Gleason's Publishing Hall" building, and the "Living Age" building with a sign that...
    • Swedes--Massachusetts--Boston--1850-1870.; Boston (Mass.)--1850-1870.; Emigration & immigration--Swedish--Massachusetts--Boston--1850-1870.; Newspaper industry--Massachusetts--Boston--1850-1870.; Parades &...
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    • Ezra Meeker

    • Men, a women, and children pose on or beside an oxen-drawn covered wagon in an eroded ravine near Bellevue (Sarpy County), Nebraska. Ezra Meeker, an elderly man, has a beard, wears a jacket and slacks, and stands beside oxen. On the wagon, a woman...
    • Oregon National Historic Trail--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Men--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Canyons--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Children--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Covered wagons--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Ox teams--Nebraska--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Fountain cascade

    • View of a small waterfall on Fountain Creek near Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Shows rocks in the creek and dense trees and shrubs.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Fountain Creek (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Streams--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1880]
    • The guardians of the herd, buffalo bulls charging hunters

    • A hunter on horseback with fringed leather chaps holds a pistol and rides beside an injured American buffalo. Native American men shoot buffalo with bows and arrows, and buffalo bulls charge the hunters.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.
    • 1873 October 25
    • Sunday service on board a Pacific mail steam-ship

    • A clergyman in a suit preaches and holds a bible as he extends his hand in the air during a service on board a mail steam-ship between San Francisco and Japan. Japanese men in shan ku (tunic and trousers) and queues (braids), stand, sit and listen....
    • Japanese--1870-1880.; Clergy--1870-1880.; Interiors--1870-1880.; Preaching--1870-1880.; Religious services--1870-1880.; Ships--1870-1880.
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    • Margret Escamilla Oral History

    • Margaret Escamilla was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1954. One of nine children, she was raised in a military family and lived in several countries. After she married her husband in 1971, she moved to the Globeville neighborhood of Denver,...
    • Escmilla, Margaret, 1954-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 November 15
    • The building of the National Mining and Industrial Exposition, Denver, Colorado

    • View of the National Mining and Industrial Exposition building at the corner of South Broadway and Exposition Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The multi-story building complex is comprised of towers with belvederes, arcades, pediments, hip and gable...
    • National Mining and Industrial Exposition (1882 : Denver, Colo.)--Buildings.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Exhibition buildings--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • 1882 May 27
    • Winter railroad travel in the northwest

    • Locomotives push a wedge snow plow, the "snow king," over deep snow on tracks beside telegraph poles in Minnesota. Wolves howl in the moonlight near railroad tracks, travellers approach a log cabin in the snow, and North American Indians on...
    • Blizzards--1860-1870.; Log cabins--1860-1870.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1860-1870.; Railroads--1880-1890.; Snow removal--1860-1870.; Wolves--1860-1870.
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    • Over the plains to Colorado

    • Agricultural scenes show farmers and combines at work in Kansas wheat fields. Men stand on a wooden bridge over a bog. Shows frame houses and barns in the distance, and railroad tracks near cows in a field.
    • Farming--Kansas--1880-1890.; Harvesting--Kansas--1880-1890.; Wheat--Kansas--1880-1890.
    • 1885 July 25
    • Colorado, the anti-Chinese riot in Denver on October 31st.

    • View of an anti-Chinese riot on a street in Denver, Colorado. Rioters assault Chinese men, throw belongings out of windows and use wooden beams to destroy frame buildings. Rioters wear hats and sack suits, and Chinese men have queues (braids) and...
    • Chinese--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Race riots--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Vandalism--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • The disaster at Crested Butte, Colorado

    • Snow is on the ground at the Colorado Coal and Iron Company's Jokerville coal mine in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows log and frame mine buildings, a covered snow shed and a headframe. Women in mourning with blankets around their...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Jokerville Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Coal mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Explosions--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Grief--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Mine...
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    • Jenny Santos Oral  History

    • Jenny Santos was born in Los Angeles, California in 1979. Jenny and her family moved to Denver in the 1980’s. After living in different neighborhoods in Denver, the family finally settled in Globeville when she was 12 years old. As of November...
    • Santos, Jenny, 1979-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 September 20
    • Veta Pass

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande locomotive on La Veta Pass in Costilla County, Colorado. Shows buildings beside the track, clouds in the valley and a train on probably Dump Mountain.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1890.; Costilla County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Veta Pass (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Costilla County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1877 and 1886?]
    • #745 Interior of Methodist Church Christmas Party

    • Two rows of girls holding baby dolls perform in the Christmas pageant at the Methodist Church in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Baby cradles and miniature brooms are in front of the girls in the front row. Christmas trees flank the stage. The...
    • Paonia (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1920.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Paonia--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Indian troubles

    • North American Indians (Bannock) pose near tepees at a camp. The men have long hair and wear shirts, woven blankets and bead necklaces, women wear blankets. A man with a derby hat sits on a horse. A man with a rifle poses on a rock above lava flow...
    • Bannock Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--1870-1880.; Volcanic rock--Idaho.; Oregon National Historic Trail.; Bannock County (Idaho); Portneuf River (Idaho); Canyons--Idaho.; Rivers--Idaho.
    • 1878 July 6
    • Christmas in the wilds, with the Hudson Bay Company hunters

    • Hunters around a fire raise their glasses in a Christmas toast in Canada. A man in a dog sled raises his hat in the air. Shows smoke from the fire, a kettle on the ground, dogs, snowshoes, and a man with a bundle of sticks in his arms.
    • Campfires--Canada--1870-1880.; Dogsledding--Canada--1870-1880.; Hunting--Canada--1870-1880.
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    • Sketches in the Northwest

    • Men stand beside an ox-driven wagon at Fort Garry (later Lower Fort Garry National Historic Park) in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. A man hauls a moose head on his back. Shows a silo and a frame building. A North American Indian in a woven blanket,...
    • Dakota Indians--Spiritual life--North Dakota--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Spiritual life--North Dakota--1870-1880.; Votive offerings--North Dakota--1870-1880.; Fort Garry (Man.)--1870-1880.; Missouri River--1870-1880.; Carts &...
    • 1870 January 25
    • Seven Falls, Cheyenne Canon

    • View of Seven Falls, a waterfall on South Cheyenne Creek, South Cheyenne Canyon (El Paso County) Colorado. Shows tiers of wooden stairs on the steep rock walls.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • [1885?]
    • Dale Creek bridge, on the Union Pacific Railroad of America

    • People pose on rocks in the canyon, on trestle timbers, and on the top of the wooden Dale Creek Bridge, a Union Pacific Railroad trestle in Albany County, Wyoming. Shows wooden construction debris on the ground.
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Albany County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Dale Creek (Colo. and Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Railroad bridges--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Wyoming--Albany County--1860-1870.;...
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    • Trail for Pikes Peak

    • Men and women on horses ascend the trail to Pikes Peak in El Paso County, Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Sightseers--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Trails & paths--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
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    • Fur-traders on the Missouri attacked by Indians

    • Men row a wooden mackinaw boat filled with American buffalo and other furs on the Missouri River, to escape attack by Native Americans. Shows an exchange of arrows and bullets. Fallen men are in the boat; one Native American man falls from a tree....
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Missouri River--1860-1870.; Boats--1860-1870.; Fighting--1860-1870.; Fur trade--1860-1870.; Hides & skins--1860-1870.; Rivers--1860-1870.
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    • Victor strike

    • Western Federation of Miners workers stand in a group and hold rifles in an empty lot during a strike in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Men and women watch on the sidewalk of 4th (Fourth) Street. Shows houses, mine buildings, and a freight train...
    • Western Federation of Miners--Strikes--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.;...
    • [1904 June 6?]
    • Seven Falls

    • View of Seven Falls, a waterfall on South Cheyenne Creek, South Cheyenne Canyon (El Paso County) Colorado. Shows tiers of wooden stairs on the steep rock walls.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Seven Falls (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1890.; South Cheyenne Creek (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1885 and 1886?]
    • Middle Park, Canon of the Grand

    • The Colorado River (Grand River) is in a canyon in Grand County, Colorado. Shows trees, shrubs and rocks in the valley, and hills in the distance near Hot Sulphur Springs.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1880-1900.; Grand County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Grand County--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Grand County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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