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    • Wolhurst fete

    • Ladies pose at a Wolhurst party in Littleton, Colorado, in white dresses, with puffed sleeves, and ruffled, pleated, or jabot collars. Their straw hats are bedecked with flowers.
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    • 1898
    • Chipeta, Ouray, Piah

    • Studio portrait (sitting and standing) of Native American (Ute) and white men and women in Washington, D. C. for the Brunot Treaty signing. Left to right- Back row Washington (Northern Ute), Susan (sister of Chief Ouray), Johnson #2 (Susan's...
    • Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison), 1815-1910.
    • [1874]
    • Flood scene at Alamosa looking north from main highway bridge

    • Floodwaters of the Rio Grande River threaten Alamosa, Colorado, near the old Highway 160 bridge. Two men holding shovels sit on sawhorses along a levee built of sandbags and wooden planks. Powerline poles are along the edge of the river. Board and...
    • Wilhelius.
    • 1927
    • South end Walapi [sic]

    • View of the south end of Native American (Hopi) pueblo, Walpi, First Mesa, Arizona, shows children on the plaza area between adobe house blocks.
    • Matteson, Sumner W., 1867-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1902?]
    • Indians, Pueblo, Hopi, religion

    • View of Hopi Native American men, women and children wearing ceremonial costumes including kilts, mantas, blankets, face paint, bead necklaces and feathers, as they hike up a trail to a mesa top, Hopi Mesas, Arizona.
    • Matteson, Sumner W., 1867-1920.
    • [1899 or 1900]
    • Gillett, Colorado

    • View of abandoned town of Gillett, Colorado; shows foundations and a few frame structures. A dirt road passes storage sheds.
    • Peyton, Ernest S.
    • January 5, 1950
    • A Moqui weaver at work

    • A Native American (Hopi) man sits on the ground and weaves on a loom strung on an adobe wall, Walpi, First Mesa, Arizona.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [1879]
    • 804 at Orestod

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Engine 804 at Orestod, Eagle County, Colorado, junction of the D&RGW to main line. Note train 9 is on the Craig point of switch.
    • Bollinger, Edward T.
    • [between 1920 and 1934]
    • Espinosa graves, cemetery, La Garita, Colorado

    • View of the Espinosa graves, in the Catholic cemetery, in La Garita, Saguache county, Colorado shows a cemetery plot bordered by a metal tube fence containing a large flat slab with a smaller engraved metal plaque at the base and a replica of...
    • Helmers, Dow.
    • March 19, 1974
    • Catholic cemetery, La Garita, Colorado

    • Close-up view of a flat grave marker in the Catholic cemetery, in La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, shows a slab gravestone covering the grave, with a small shrine with a Virgin Mary figurine and wire fencing woven with flowers. The cemetery...
    • Helmers, Dow.
    • March 19, 1974
    • Catholic cemetery, La Garita, Colorado

    • View of Catholic Cemetery, La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, shows silhouettes of tombstones, markers and wooden picket fences, some in disrepair, surrounding graves. The San Luis Valley and distant snow- covered Rocky Mountains are in the...
    • Helmers, Dow.
    • March 19, 1974
    • U.S. Post Office, La Garita, Colorado

    • View of the United States Post Office and combined grocery and gas station, housed in a one-story hipped roof log building in La Garita, Saguache County, Colorado, includes the gasoline pumps in front of the building. "U.S. Post Office, La Garita,...
    • Helmers, Dow.
    • March 19, 1974
    • Last Midland Terminal passenger train, Cripple Creek

    • Men, women and children dressed in heavy winter coats walk towards rear of Midland Terminal Railway passenger car, last run of February 6, 1949, Cripple Creek, Colorado; train warms up its engines at the Midland Terminal station; side rear view of...
    • Peyton, Ernest S.
    • 1949 February 6
    • House of Indian agent Will Hayes

    • A woman sits on the porch of Indian agent (Native American (Shoshone) Agency?) Will Hayes' house in Arapaho, Wyoming. She sits on a blanket near a dog. The one story wood and log house is surrounded by a prairie landscape.
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Lee Taylor Casey

    • Rocky Mountain News employee, Lee Taylor Casey, sits in a booth with an unidentified man in Colorado. Casey began his work at the Rocky Mountain News in 1912. He worked as a copy reader, reporter, editor and finally columnist until his death on...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Comanche peyoist

    • Studio portrait of a Native American (Comanche) man, a leader in the peyote cult. He holds a beaded leader stick and a rattle. He wears a fringed shirt, fur pelts over his braids, a scarf with a metal clasp around his neck, and a feather headdress.
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Indian "Turkish bath"

    • Two white men stand near a Native American (Shoshone or Bannock) bath in an area covered with tall grass and bushes. The bath is covered with a wooden frame. One man wears a military uniform. The other man wears a suit.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • The Chifonetes

    • View of Native Americans (Taos Pueblo) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, climbing a pole during the Fiesta of San Geronimo, a harvest festival.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Grave of Washikie Chief of the Shoshones

    • View of Washakie's gravestone near Fort Washakie, Wyoming. Washakie was a Native American (Shoshone) man. The gravestone reads: "Washakie 1804-1900". The mountains of the Wind River Range are in the distance.
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    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Colorado

    • Miners and a dog pose near a mine entrance in Colorado.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Hudson Bay Eskimos

    • View of a Native American Hudson Bay Eskimo man, women and children standing beside a tepee and tripod. The woman wears a long dress, two boys wear military style caps. Shows a naked child.
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    • [1912]
    • Food preparation Taos

    • View of a Native American (Taos Pueblo) woman putting a loaf of bread into an adobe oven (horno) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Taos Pueblo

    • View of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows ovens, adobe pueblo dwellings, and Native Americans including boys.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Church at Taos

    • View of an adobe church at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows Native American (Taos Pueblo) children on the fence.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Waiting for the run I see you Beam.

    • View of Native American runners (Taos Pueblo) and spectators during a festival at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows adobe pueblo dwellings, a United States flag, and a man with a camera.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • South Pueblo Taos

    • View of south Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows Native American adobe pueblo dwellings, a United States flag, and Taos Creek.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Entrance of Gilsonite Mine

    • A miner holds the reins of a two horse team near the Gilsonite Mine, Gilsonite (Mesa County), Colorado, mine.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Wyka- Shoshone warrior

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Wyka, a Native American (Shoshone) man. He sits on a fur pelt draped over a log. He wears moccasins, a breechcloth, no shirt, metal armbands, and bead necklaces.
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    • [between 1884 and 1885]
    • Shoshone woman Wind River Reservation, Wyo

    • A Native American (Shoshone) woman poses near a tepee on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming. The tepee flap is open. A wooden cabinet with a metal pot on it is inside the tepee. The woman wears a dress, a blanket, and a scarf on her head.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • At the Sun & Moon

    • Interior view of a tunnel of the Sun and Moon Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows men on a hand car on the mine tramway.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Two Moon's [i. e. Moons'] lodge

    • Two Moons' wife and children, Native American (Cheyenne) woman and girls, sit near a tepee frame in Lame Deer, Montana. Metal pots and pails are on the ground. A tepee and meat that dries on a rack are nearby.
    • Huffman, L. A. (Laton Alton), 1854-1931.
    • [1896]
    • Chief Painted Hoss [i.e. Horse]

    • Painted Horse, a North American Indian (Oglala Sioux, Lakota) warrior and performer in "The Red Man spectacle and Red Indian camp," poses in front of a painted backdrop in the dirt arena at Empress Hall, in the Golden West and American Industries...
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    • 1909
    • Blue, red white, yellow, purple

    • The Fontius Shoe Co. store in the Symes Building on 16th (Sixteenth) Street is decorated with American and German bunting for the 31st Bundesturnfest in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are parked in front of the building.
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    • [June 1913]
    • "Mucking" contest

    • Colorado School of Mines Professor Frush, in suit and tie, and student Myron Beck, dump an ore cart load of rocks as a group of students, including George Olson and Dick Moore, look on during Engineer's Day celebrations in Golden, Jefferson County,...
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    • February 1968
    • Gillett, Colo., Mexican bullfights

    • In this view of "La Cherita" participating in a bullfight in Gillett, Colorado, a woman in Mexican dress rides sidesaddle atop a horse. Wooden bleachers are in the background of the arena, with a few observers on the wooden bleachers. Bulls are in...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1895
    • Gillett, Colo., Mexican bullfights

    • View of a bullfight in a small stadium in Gillett, Colorado. Two men are in Mexican bullfighting attire, one using a sword or pick (banderilla) to stab the bull. A matador and a pickador are in the wooden corral while observers watch from wooden...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1895
    • Gillett, Colo., Mexican bullfights

    • View of bullfighters in small stadium in Gillett, Colorado, includes a matador in Mexican attire, a wooden arena, bulls and wooden bleachers in the background. The matador's costume includes hat, vest, sash, epaulets, "pink" stockings, slippers,...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1895
    • Gillett, Colo., Mexican bullfights

    • View of small arena with a matador or picador in center, in Gillett, Colorado. A matador, possibly Senor Jose Marrero, in bullfighting attire, holds a banderilla (decorated pick) while bulls stand near the back of the wooden corral. Wooden...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1895
    • Gillett, Colo., Mexican bullfights

    • View of a bullfight in a small stadium, in Gillett, Colorado, show two men in bullfighting attire. Two matadors hold capes, a third sits atop a bull who is ready to charge. The bullfighters are in a wooden corral, while observers watch from...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1895
    • Municipal Airport - Pueblo, Colorado

    • View of dirt runway, Municipal Airport, Pueblo, Colorado; sign reads: "Pueblo Airport, Feb. 7. '38" near landing strip; distant background view shows airplane hangar with aviation light and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company industrial complex.
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    • 1938 February 7
    • Denver hospitals & sanatoriums, Agnes Memorial

    • View of the Agnes Memorial Sanitarium in Denver, Colorado (built by Lawrence Phipps in memory of his mother, Agnes McCall Phipps; opened in 1904; closed in 1932).
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Denver libraries, public, branches, Woodbury

    • External view of the Woodbury Branch of the Denver Public Library in Highland Park at West 33rd and Federal Boulevard, Denver, Colorado (opened 1913)
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1913?]
    • Garden, City Park

    • View of a garden at City Park in Denver, Colorado; saplings in foreground.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Denver education, schools, public, Lake

    • View of Lake Junior High School, 1820 Lowell Boulevard, Denver, Colorado (completed in 1926; architects Burnham and Merrill Hoyt); shows Sloans Lake in foreground.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [1926?]
    • Denver business, Smith-Brooks Printing

    • View of the Smith-Brooks Printing Company at 1733-1747 California Street in Denver, Colorado; shows automobile with 1914 license plate, advertising posters, and boarding house; businesses include: Richmond Suction Cleaners and M.L. Foss (bicycle...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • 1914
    • Denver business - clothing, men's clothing & furnishings

    • Nighttime view of the Gano-Downs Clothing Company at 16th (Sixteenth) and Stout Streets in Denver, Colorado; shows shoes arranged in lighted window displays, awnings retracted, and streetcar track.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1905 and 1920?]

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