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    • General Custer presenting captured battle-flags at the War Department, Washington

    • Image on Harper's weekly title page shows General George A. Custer in Washington D.C. Custer wears a military uniform and presents tattered Confederate battle flags held by Confederate soldiers, captured at the Battle of Cedar Creek, to dignitaries...
    • Washington (D.C.)--1860-1870.; Generals--American--District of Columbia--Washington--1860-1870.; Military parades & ceremonies--District of Columbia--Washington--1860-1870.; Military standards--Confederate--1860-1870.; Prisoners--District of...
    • 1864 November 12
    • Landing of the U.P.R.R. Excursts. at Omaha (2)

    • People in horse drawn wagons and buggies are beside Union Pacific Railroad tracks, a railroad car, and the river steamers, the "Denver" and the "Colorado", on the Missouri River in probably Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows United States...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Public relations--1860-1870.; Missouri River--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad tracks--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Railroad travel--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Rivers--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.;...
    • 1866 October
    • Steamers Denver and Colorado, U.P.R.R.

    • People disembark at Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska, and pose near the steamers "Denver" and "Colorado" on the Missouri River. Shows tall smokestacks on steamboats, and people behind ornate wooden railings on upper and lower story observation...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--Public relations--1860-1870.; Missouri River--1860-1870.; Omaha (Neb.)--1860-1870.; Railroad travel--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Rivers--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.; Steamboats--Nebraska--Omaha--1860-1870.;...
    • 1866 October
    • Buffalo-hunting on the plains by officers of the United States Army

    • United States Army officers on horseback hunt buffalo on the plains. Soldiers in uniform take tongues from dead animals and drink a toast at a dinner table in a tent under United States flags. Includes portraits of Major Albert P. Morrow and...
    • Bison hunting--1860-1870.; Eating & drinking--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Military officers--American--1860-1870.; Cooper, Wyckliffe.; Morrow, Albert P.
    • 1867 July 6
    • United States Branch Mint at Denver

    • Men pose in front of the brick United States Mint at 16th (Sixteenth) Street and Holladay Street (later Market Street) in Denver, Colorado. Men wear hats or caps and suits. The building has a central tower with battlements and a round window, a...
    • United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Flags--American--1860-1870.; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Promontory, Utah

    • View of Union Pacific Railroad and Central Pacific Railroad tracks, a switch and railroad signal at Promontory (Box Elder County), Utah. A man stands beside the tracks. Shows a railroad car on a Shoo-Fly (temporary track), telegraph poles, a United...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Promontory (Utah)--1860-1870.; Flags--American--1860-1870.; Railroad cars--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.; Railroad signals--Utah--Promontory--1860-1870.;...
    • 1869
    • Tabor Hose Team

    • H.A.W. Tabor Hose Cart Team poses on May 4, 1879, in u-shape formation on Harrison Avenue, a dirt road in Leadville, Colorado. The firemen are in uniforms with jackets, hats, gloves and belts. The cart donated by Tabor is decorated with American...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Leadville--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Old military academy

    • At the old Military School in Canon City, Colorado, uniformed cadets are at parade rest with rifle butts to the ground. Two have flags, one of the United States. A three story brick building behind them has a mansard roof, bracketed cornice, stone...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cadets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Military education--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1880 or 1881
    • Opera House, Colorado Springs

    • Interior view of the Opera House stage, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, decorated with a canon, American flags, tombstone memorial, flowers and garland. Draped upper box seats are in the proscenium which is painted with decorative...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.; Opera houses--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.; Stages (Platforms)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1900.
    • 1881
    • 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
    • Parade of Grand Valley Guards, Grand Junction, Colo.

    • View of Grand Valley Guards on parade, Grand Junction, Colorado, shows a group of African-American soldiers marching in uniform and formation, all holding United States flags, one carrying a vertical "U.S. Army" banner, and one on horseback. Men,...
    • Grand Junction (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.; Soldiers--Colorado--Grand Junction--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Decorative arch Denver exposition

    • Members of a marching band and men on horseback pose near an arch decorated with greenery and flags possibly on 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue at Eliot Street in Denver, Colorado. Churches, one with a cross and arched windows, are nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1883?
    • Decorated arch cowboys & pioneers expo

    • Men on horseback ride in a procession possibly on 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue at Elliot Street in Denver, Colorado. The arch has towers with cupolas, a cross, and is decorated with flags. A church is nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Arches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Cupolas--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1883?
    • Southeast corner of 4th and Main Streets

    • At Fourth and Main Streets in Canon City, Colorado, uniformed cadets are in formation with bayoneted (fake?) rifles at the shoulder. Two have flags; one of the United States. A suited brass band of men and boys have cornets, a bass drum, and...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bands--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Cadets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Decoration Day, Alma, showing upper part of Main St. and Mt. Bross in distance, May 30th 1885

    • View northwest along upper Main Street in Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado. Uniformed men with American flags march in the Decoration parade. Log cabins, front gable and wood frame residences, and false front commercial buildings line...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bross, Mount (Colo.); Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.
    • 1885 May 30
    • The charge

    • Battle scene includes mounted soldiers, horses, flags, sky, ground and grass.
    • Battles.; Military personnel.
    • 1887
    • D&RG Train, first train into Aspen

    • Well-dressed men, women and children pose on and near the first Denver and Rio Grande Railroad train to arrive in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. Steam rises from locomotive with American flags attached. People stand on railroad flatcars and the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Aspen (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Aspen--1880-1890.
    • 1887 Oct. 27
    • 4th of July

    • Firemen ride in horse-drawn carts down an unpaved street in La Junta, Colorado in Otero County. They wear their uniforms and hats. American flags decorate the carts. A wood-frame building with a belltower is in the background.
    • Fourth of July--Colorado--La Junta--1880-1890.; La Junta (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Fire fighters--Colorado--La Junta--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Decoration Day Montrose, Colo

    • The Decoration Day parade in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, includes a marching band in cavalry uniforms. Men carry drums, rifles, swords, and a United States flag. Brick and frame businesses with cornices flank the street; spectators crowd...
    • Memorial Day--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.; Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Flags--American--1880-1890.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Montrose--1880- 1890.; Military uniforms--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Parade in Montrose, Colorado

    • On Main Street, in Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, men in uniforms pose with rifles and United States flags. Spectators include children, women, and a man in tophat. Frame and brick businesses line the dirt thoroughfare; bare fields are in the...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Montrose--1880- 1890.; Streets--Colorado--Montrose--1880-1890.
    • 1888 February 22
    • Silver Cliff, Colorado

    • View of a race in Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado; shows Main Street, a crowd, runners, United States flags, and a sign: "Hardware."
    • Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Running races--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.
    • 1889 or 1890
    • Silver Cliff, Colorado

    • View of Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado; shows Town Hall, spectators, a Main Street parade with band, floats, United States flags, bunting, Uncle Sam, and signs: "Livery," and "H. W. Foss Grocery store."
    • Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bands--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.
    • 1889 or 1890
    • Silver Cliff, Colorado

    • View of George B. McAulay Hose Company carts in arched Town Hall doorways in Silver Cliff, Custer County, Colorado. United States flags and bunting drape buildings, men and women pose, sign reads: "H. W. Foss Groceries."
    • Silver Cliff (Colo.)--1890-1900.; City & town halls--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1890-1900.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1890- 1900.; Fire stations--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1890-1900.; Hoses--Colorado--Silver Cliff--1880-1890.;...
    • 1890?
    • Interior of Red Clouds house - P.R. Agency, S.D.

    • Interior of the frame dwelling built in 1879 for Chief Red Cloud, Native American Oglala Lakota Sioux near the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota, includes a bed, wood chairs, religious pictures of Virgin Mary and Christ: "Ecco Homo", photographs,...
    • 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 Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Oglala...
    • 1891
    • Potato bake at Monument

    • People crowd booths at the potato bake in Monument, El Paso County, Colorado. The town was the central shipping point for local potatoes, considered the best in the country. Windblown United States flags are overhead, and a sign reads: "Potato Bake...
    • Monument (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Monument--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • The Ave., Golden

    • Crowds watch a fireman climb a ladder on Washington Avenue, in Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado. Commercial buildings are decorated with evergreens, bunting, United States flags and a British Union Jack. Business signs read: "Osborne, C. O. D."...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.
    • 1891 July 4
    • Large group Sioux Indian chiefs horse back in costume

    • Native American Sioux chiefs pose on horseback, possibly South Dakota. They wear cotton shirts, head feathers; one with headdress; and carry rifles and flags with stars and strips.
    • Dakota Indians--Clothing & dress--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.; Horseback riding--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--South Dakota--1890-1900.
    • 1891 or 1896?
    • Salida High School Building laying corner stone and dedication

    • Spectators watch men on a platform at the corner of the three- story brick HIgh School building, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. United States flags hang under stone sills, by a projecting square tower housing the arched, columned entry. A...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Drums--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Potato bake at Monument

    • Men, women and children in Monument, El Paso County, Colorado, are at the Potato Bake festival. Some stand at long tables eating; others in the foreground pose in derby and feathered hats, or in a horse-drawn surrey. Scene shows wind-blown United...
    • Monument (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Monument--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Potato bake at Monument

    • Men, women, and children in Monument, El Paso County, Colorado, form a crowd among young evergreens during the Potato Bake festival. Windblown United States flags and the town are in the background with dwellings and commercial buildings including...
    • Monument (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Ironton Colo. Bussert's house

    • A one-story building with a corrugated metal roof and a porch across the front is decorated for the Fourth of July in Ironton, Colorado. American flags wave from the roof, and bunting and evergreen boughs are swagged across the porch. Standing cut...
    • Ironton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Ironton--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Ironton--1890-1900.
    • 1892 July 4
    • Dedication of Printer's Home, Colorado Springs

    • View of a parade on Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, includes a marching band, men on horseback, spectators, buggies, wagons, bunting and United States flags on downtown businesses and storefronts with the Antlers...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bands--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890- 1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1892 May 12
    • Cripple Creek, July 4 - 93

    • Crowded street scene with people and horse-drawn wagons and carriages for Fourth (4th) of July celebration on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; spectators stand on second story porch of Palace Hotel; striped bunting and United States flags...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Celebrations--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Cripple Creak--1900-1910.; Holidays--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1893 July 4
    • Camp Boynton, Beaver Park

    • Members of the Deputy Army, sent to suppress the 1894 Cripple Creek Strike, many with rifles, stand around tents at Camp Boynton, Beaver Park, Cripple Creek District, Teller County, Colorado. Two of the tents are painted with signs that read: "Co....
    • Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1894.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Military camps--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Militias--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.;...
    • 1894

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