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    • Steele School students working on art projects

    • Photograph of a group of students working on a figure art project at Steele Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Two boys kneel on the floor while they work on one item. Six other students sit and stand behind a table with displays of different...
    • Steele School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1938 January
    • Wax figures

    • Three men, including Reverend Jim Airey, Houston City Councilman Phil Hamburger and Houston Mayor Oscar Holcomb, pose with five life-sized, wax figures depicting, from left: Judge Roy Bean "Law West of the Pecos"; Jefferson Davis, President of the...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917--Statues.; Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890--Statues.; Airey, Jim.; Bean, Roy, d. 1903--Statues.; Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889--Statues.; Hamburger, Phil.; Holcomb, Oscar.; Williamson, Willie--Statues.;...
    • [1940?]
    • Painted buffalo hide

    • Native American (Hidatsa) painted bison hide shows: rows of thin parallel lines capped with circles or u-shapes and separated by rows of bold lines; some rows with stick figures; stick figures and clusters of lines border the central design....
    • Wied, Maximilian, Prinz von, 1782-1867--Associated objects.; Museum für Völkerkunde (Berlin, Germany)--Exhibitions & displays--1900-1910.; Hidatsa Indians--Arts & crafts--1840-1850.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1840-1850.; Leather...
    • [1900?]
    • Vest

    • A Native American (Ute) beaded vest worn by Buckskin Charley. The vest is made of buckskin which is entirely covered with multicolor beadwork in designs of stylized American flags and geometric shapes on a white background. The interior of the vest...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1930.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--1900-1930.; Vests--1900-1930.; Buckskin Charlie, Ute Chief--Associated objects.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 15, 1909 May 29

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090529
    • Northern Colorado football champs

    • The Eaton High School football team poses in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado; men and teenage boys wear leather helmets and jerseys with stripes. They are, standing, left to right: Hinds, (coach), M. Ross, Hendon, C. Ross, Falzgraff, Collins,...
    • Eaton (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Football players--Colorado--Eaton--1920-1930.; Teenagers--Colorado--Eaton--1920-1940.
    • 1925 December 3
    • Log Cabin

    • View of the Log Cabin, one of the first buildings built in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Governor Hunt built this cabin, when the Denver and Rio Grande railway arrived, in October 1871, it became the station restaurant. Identified...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railway Company--1870-1880.; Log Cabin (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Governors--Colorado--1870-1880.; Log buildings--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Railroad...
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Teller School art project

    • Photograph of several students at Teller Elementary School in Denver, Colorado during and art project activity. Several students are painting figures on a paper mural. Other students work with cleaning brushes, painting on a mural and cutting out...
    • Teller School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1928
    • Windows of First Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver, Colorado

    • Book created by Rev. Raymond A Waser regarding the significance of the windows in the First Plymouth Congregational Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Glass painting and staining.; Christian art and symbolism.; Church architecture.; First Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943
    • South High School Bas-Relief Figures

    • Mounted photograph of a bas-relief sculpture by artist Robert Garrison. Sculpture was originally created for South Denver High School as a decorative architectural element. Figures are done in the Romanesque tradition with both men looking away...
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.)--Sculpture--1920-1930.; South High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garrison, Robert, Sculptor.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • circa 1925
    • South High School Bas-Relief Figures

    • Mounted photograph of a bas-relief sculpture by artist Robert Garrison. Sculpture was originally created for South Denver High School as a decorative architectural element. Figures are done in the Romanesque tradition with both women looking away...
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.)--Sculpture--1920-1930.; South High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garrison, Robert, Sculptor.; Sculpture--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • circa 1925
    • Powhatan's mantle of deerskin with figures worked in shells

    • Powhatan's deerskin mantle, with figures worked in shells, shows a central man figure flanked by two animals and surrounded by circular objects, in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, England.
    • Ashmolean Museum--Exhibitions & displays--1940-1970.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1940-1970.; Powhatan Indians--Arts & crafts--1940-1970.; Capes (Clothing)--1940-1970.; Powhatan, ca. 1550-1618--Associated objects.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • East High spotlight: 21st year no 9

    • 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.)
    • 1943 March 4
    • Seven Falls, So. Cheyenne Canon

    • View of Seven Falls waterfall in South Cheyenne Canyon, southwest of Colorado Springs, Colorado, taken from mid-fall level; wooden stairway runs parallel to waterfall and crosses pool at base; steep canyon walls flank falls; three small figures at...
    • Seven Falls (Colo.)--1880-1900.; South Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • San Diego, Hotel del Coronado

    • View of a section of the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado (San Diego County), California. The frame multi-story hotel has dormers, polygonal turrets, elaborate brick chimneys, and porches with spindle or cut-out patterns between balusters. The...
    • Hotel del Coronado (Coronado, Calif.)--1900-1910.; Coronado (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Hotels.; Resorts.
    • [1900?]
    • Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a street in Georgetown, Colorado, possibly covered in snow. Wood construction buildings on the left side of the street have gabled roofs of false fronts with cornices; on the right side is a one story wood building with a deep porch, and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1900.
    • [between 1860 and 1900?]
    • Type: Yei Gi Chai Weaver: Mae Lewis Size: 68" x 34".

    • View of a Native American (Navajo) rug that depicts kachina and yei figures. A tag attached to the corner of the blanket reads: "Sedgwick Trading Post".
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1960-1970.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1960-1970.; Navajo textile fabrics--1960-1970.; Pictorial rugs--1960-1970.; Rugs--1960-1970.; Lewis, Mae.
    • 1968
    • Will compete for state prize

    • The Eaton High School chorus in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, poses in three rows. Women wear skirts and blouses or patterned dresses, one with a dropped waist, and have waved hair. The men wear lettermen's sweaters, either cardigan or pullover,...
    • Eaton (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Singers--1940-1950.
    • 1931 May 4
    • Catedral de San José, Ciudad Antigua de Sacatepéquez, Guatemala

    • The Saint Joseph Cathedral, in Antiqua, Guatemala, was originally consecrated in 1541. This building was rebuilt and consecrated in 1680, after the original building was damaged beyond repair by repeated earthquakes. An arch frames the main...
    • Churches--Guatemala--1910-1920.; Catholic church buildings.;
    • [1910?]
    • Mantle clock

    • Ornate mantel clock with two figures mounted on a marble base with claw feet; a boy plays the violin and a girl dances.
    • Clocks & watches--1890-1900.; Furnishings--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • City Park, Georgetown, Colo.

    • View of City Park, Georgetown, Colorado, looking towards Victorian houses outside park fence. Five figures stand before one house. Eleven children sit on benches along the inside of the park fence. The girls wear dresses and hair ribbons; one boy...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Children--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.; Parks--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Zuni sand altar in kiva of the north

    • Reproduction of a drawing of a Native American Zuni Pueblo sand painting shows a double row of naked figures with a single feather on their heads and outstretched arms inside a circle decorated with feather like designs.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Zuni Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Sandpaintings--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.
    • [1883 or 1884?]
    • Boulder High School

    • Square and curved elements of local, rusticated sandstone combine at this High School in Boulder, Colorado. Three stories are served by louvered windows in concrete casings, and a tower by the entry is topped by a glass brick lookout. It has a...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Architectural sculpture--Colorado--Boulder--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Boulder--1930-1940.
    • May 22, 1939
    • Cub Creek

    • People stand by their cars beside (probably) Cub Creek near Evergreen, Jefferson County, Colorado. Men wave from atop a rock cliff.
    • Cub Creek (Jefferson County, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910-1930.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910-1930.; Rock formations--Colorado--Jefferson County--1910-1930.; Sightseers--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 16, 1909 June 5

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090605
    • Red Cloud, Maj. Burke

    • Red Cloud, Native American, Oglala Lakota Sioux chief, and Major John Burke, general manager of Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West show, pose outside a Pine Ridge Agency building, South Dakota. Red Cloud wears sunglasses, overcoat, hat, trousers and...
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show--People--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Teton...
    • [February 1891]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 9, 1920 September

    • Newsletter produced monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19200901
    • Agriculture Building, Omaha

    • View of the facade of the Agriculture Building during the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. The structure has a wood frame with plaster of Paris and staff overlay. Shows neo-classical architecture,...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Canals--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Oriental Theater

    • View of the facade of the Oriental Theater at 4335 West 44th Avenue in the Berkeley neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The brick exotic revival structure has a stepped parapet with an ornate frieze and a large marquee with a vertical sign that reads:...
    • Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Theaters.; Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Berkeley (Denver,...
    • 2005
    • Mandan painted buffalo hide

    • Native American (Mandan) painted bison hide shows: outline border with geometric figures connected to a double rectangle panel of stripes and triangle shapes. Collected by Maximilian Prince of Wied from the upper Missouri riverbanks around 1844.
    • Wied, Maximilian, Prinz von, 1782-1867--Associated objects.; Museum für Völkerkunde (Berlin, Germany)--Exhibitions & displays--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1840-1850.; Leather painting--1840-1850.; Mandan Indians--Arts &...
    • [1900?]
    • Craig Colony

    • Montage of activities during the winter at Craig Colony (Craig Hospital) a tuberculosis sanitarium in Edgewater (Jefferson County), Colorado. A man holds a shovelful of snow. Another man named Mayns carries a quarter of beef on his shoulder.
    • Craig Colony--1910-1920.; Edgewater (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1920.; Meat--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1920.; Sanatoriums--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1920.; Sick persons--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Palace of living art and illusions

    • Exterior view of Palace of Living Art and Illusions, a mini- palace theater on West Seventh Street, Leadville, Colorado. Built by H.C. Dimick for the Winter Crystal Carnival, the theater opened on January 11, 1896 across from the Ice Palace. The...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Theaters--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Theatrical productions--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Saint Francis of Assisi Church, Taos, N. M. [art original].

    • Landscape painting with female figures in foreground in front of adobe church.
    • Church buildings--New Mexico--Taos--Pictorial works.; Painting, American--New Mexico--20th century.; Adobe churches--New Mexico--Taos--Pictorial works.; Women and religion--New Mexico--Taos--Pictorial works.; Taos (N.M.)--Pictorial works.; Oil...
    • [19--?]
    • Old Las Animas, Colo.

    • View of the main street in the town of Las Animas (Bent County), Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings including the "People's Hotel" and the "Merchant's Hotel." Horses and covered wagons are on the dirt road. A sign on one of the shops reads...
    • Las Animas (Colo.)--1870-1880.; City & town life--Colorado--Las Animas--1870-1880.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Las Animas--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Las Animas--1870-1880.
    • 1874
    • Dancing in the firelight

    • Night view of a group of Native American (Crow) men dancing around a fire near tepees. One man plays a drum which he holds in his hand as four others circle. The dancer's wear breast plates, breech cloths, feather bustles, and head wear that...
    • Crow Indians--Dance--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Campfires--1900-1910.; Ceremonial dancers--1900-1910.; Tipis--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Bishops Throne or Cathedra, Denver, Colo

    • Interior view of St. John's Cathedral (also known as Saint John's Church in the Wilderness and Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist) in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows carved wood figures, a seat with podium and tracery,...
    • Saint John's Cathedral (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Cathedrals--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Reredos in St. Martin's Chapel at St. Johns Cathedral, Denver

    • View of an altar screen at St. John's Cathedral (also known as Saint John's Church in the Wilderness and Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist) in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows carved wood figures depicting Mary, Jesus,...
    • Saint John's Cathedral (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1940.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1940.; Altarpieces--Colorado--Denver--1910-1940.; Chapels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1940.; Episcopal...
    • [between 1910 and 1940?]
    • Iliff, Colo.

    • Members of a basketball team in Iliff, Colorado, wear striped jackets with bulldog motifs, and the coaches wear suits. They are, top row, left to right: May, Grimes, Ertle, Clyde, Benedict, Clarence Benedict; bottom row: Coach Kruse, Simpson,...
    • Iliff (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Athletes--Colorado--Iliff--1940-1950.; Basketball players--Colorado--Iliff--1940-1950.
    • 1940 March 16
    • Park Hill Topics Volume 7 No. 37

    • A weekly newspaper distributed to the residents of the Park Hill neighborhood. This contains articles about neighborhood events, news, and gossip. As well as advertisements for local businesses.
    • Community newspapers--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1939 September 15
    • Bear and fish totems

    • View of two Native American totem poles. The near pole has engraved footprints ascending from the base of the pole to a crouching bear at the top. The other pole has two anthropomorphic figures, one crouching, below the uppermost which represents a...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Bears--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Fish--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Totem poles--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.
    • 1890
    • Sioux pipes

    • Native American Sioux peace pipes or calumets decorated with feathers, and bird, animal, and human figures.
    • Dakota Indians--1850-1860.; Indians of North America--1850-1860.; Calumets--1850-1860.; Tobacco pipes--1850-1860.
    • [1851?]
    • Basket

    • Native American (Apache) bowl basket; foundation, rod and welt are coiled out of willow and sewn with devil's claw; brown dye pattern of stars, animal figures, triangles, and zig zag lines.
    • Apache baskets--1900-1930.; Apache Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Baskets--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Interior, Pease Store, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Interior view of Pease Store, in Georgetown, Colorado. A long counter runs the length of the room on the left, with large jars and a paper rack on top. Crates, boxes, and signs read: "Denver, Colo.," "Butter Nut Bread," "Auto Service," "Soda...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Merchandise displays--Colorado--Georgetown--1910-1920.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Georgetown--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • Totem poles

    • View of two totem poles standing near wooden residences. The poles consist of bird and anthropomorphic figures but are unique from each other in their design.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Totem poles--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.
    • [1886?]
    • Dining room, burned Dec. 8, 1911 [Frederick Warshauer residence].

    • Interior view of the dining room in the Frederick Warshauer residence in Antonito, Conejos County, Colorado; includes bronze female figures flanking the columned entry to the wood paneled room, Gothic revival dining table and chairs, and...
    • Antonito (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Dining rooms--Colorado--Antonito--1890-1920.; Interiors.;Warshauer, Frederick B., 1859-1913--Homes and haunts.
    • [between 1960 and 1980]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 6, 1909 March 27

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19090327

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