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    • 60mm. mortar practice, Camp Hale

    • Four men, members of the 10th Mountain Division C Company Mortar Squad, kneel or lie on the ground as they prepare to fire a practice round with a 60 mm. mortar near Camp Hale in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows dust from an explosion on a hillside...
    • United States. Army. Signal Corps.
    • 1944
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, bricklaying

    • Construction workers assemble walls of a building at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The building's framework consists of I-beams and corrugated metal...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Co. G 86th Inf. preparing to fire practice round

    • Two soldiers on maneuvers, members of Company G of the 86th Mountain Infantry Regiment, prepare to fire a practice round with 60 mm mortar from Resolution Mountain in Eagle County, Colorado. The men, identified as Thomas Boulson and Howard...
    • United States. Army. Signal Photo Company, 167th.
    • 1944 April 3
    • Radioman during mortar barrage, Della Vetta, Italy

    • Two soldiers from the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Regiment, Company K during a mortar barrage on Mount Della Vetta during the Italian Campaign. The soldier standing at the edge of the slope is a radioman who (according to the caption) was...
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    • March 3, 1945
    • Sgt. Kennedy's mortar sight

    • Mortar sight, the invention of Tenth Mountain Division artillery Sergeant William "Bill" Kennedy as an improvement over those issued by the Army. It was used independently during the Italian Campaign by a few units in the Division. But Kennedy was...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • [April 1945]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 8

    • 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.)
    • 1944 February 17
    • Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde, Colo.

    • View of the Cliff Palace in Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colo. The Cliff Palace is the largest North American, prehistoric cliff dwelling and measures 80 feet high, 80 feet deep, and 200 feet long. Built between 1209-1270 by the...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1989.
    • Corner Broadway, Welton & 20th

    • View of Broadway Boulevard, in Denver, Colorado; shows cars, storefronts, and signs: "Astor" and "Meyers [?]" (in mortar and pestle).
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    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • City snow drifts

    • Snow fills the street of a town; people pose by shop windows, snow shoes, and a mortar and pestle. Business signs read: "Suomalainen Aptecki" (Finnish pharmacy), "Dr. G. J. Sorsen," "A. B. Turner, Bankers," "Star Clothing House," and "Hoskings Co....
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • El Paso Tex

    • Businesses flank dirt street in El Paso, Texas. Men and buggies are along boardwalks and streetcar tracks; signs read: "Arctic Soda," "Boots & Shoes," "E. C. Pew," "Berrotts Wines & Liquor," "Milwaukee Beer Hall," and "Royal Ins. Co." A cigar...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • San Gabriel Mission - front view - California

    • View of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel at 428 South Mission Drive in San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California; the Spanish-Morrish style stone, brick, and mortar building has niches, an arched window, a balony, and a cross.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Fort Collins, Colorado

    • Brick drug store in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, has signs: "Iced Congress & Seltzer Mineral Water on Draught," "City Drug Store Frank P. Stover Medicines Druggists," "The Great St. Jacobs Oil German Remedy." Men stand in the corner...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Breckenridge, Colo., Main Street

    • View of Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, shows pedestrians and heavily loaded wagons with teams and drivers crowding the dirt street. A buggy with lady passengers is in the foreground. Frame buildings line both sides; the wide corniced,...
    • Churchill, W. D.
    • [between 1880 and 1888?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, bricklaying

    • Bricklayers work from scaffolding at the Denver Ordnance plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Masons construct window casings with brick. Laborers wear work clothes and hats...
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Grinding grain

    • A Korean woman stands near a large wooden mortar filled with grain and grinds it with a stone pounding mallet with a wooden handle in South Korea. She wears a linen dress and her hair is pulled back in a bun. A flat winnowing basket and iron...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1952 and 1953?]
    • San Gabriel Mission

    • A view of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California. Shows a Spanish-Moorish style building constructed of stucco over stone, brick, and mortar, with a a cross on the roof and a bell tower attached to the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • One of annual parades of Colo. Spg. Fire Dept.

    • View of the Colorado Springs Fire Departments pose, intersection of Cascade and Tejon Streets, in front of the First National Bank building, El Paso County, Colorado. They wear uniforms including helmets, conductor's caps, a busby, and double...
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    • I.O.O.F. at Salida Colo. No. 3

    • I.O.O.F. uniformed men and buggies parade on "F" Street in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. Spectators on the sidewalks have bicycles, horses, and umbrellas; brick commercial buildings have awnings and a sign: "George R. Gessert." A power pole has...
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    • October 15, 1894
    • Pillar of Fire Church construction crew

    • Portrait of workers at the Pillar of Fire Church's Alma Temple, 1340 Sherman Street, Denver, Colorado, during construction. They are "(l to r) (back row): Harry Snelling, brick and concrete worker; J. T. Mullis, driver of the truck hauling the...
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    • [1924]
    • Parade in Salida, Colorado

    • Men in suits, bowlers, and straw hats approach on "F" Street during a Fourth of July Parade in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. Brick commercial buildings have metal cornices, canvas awnings, and signs: "Baths," "Dr. R. R. Baird," "Cigars." A...
    • Meigs.
    • 1903?
    • Parade in Salida, Colorado

    • People approach during a Fourth of July Parade in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. Women wear puff shouldered blouses, ribbons, and carry umbrellas. A boy in kneepants wears a Slavic sailor's hat; horse-drawn wagons bring up the rear. Signs read:...
    • Meigs.
    • 1903?
    • Mission San Gabriel

    • View of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in San Gabriel, California. The stone, brick, and mortar, Spanish-Morrish style building has curvilinear gables and a bell tower. A horse-drawn buggy is nearby.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Lower Main Street, Breckenridge

    • Buildings line either side of the dirt Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado. The Arlington House on the left has a curvelinear false front with a wide cornice and an open porch with a balcony. Other half false fronted buildings flank it; one with...
    • Westerman, Otto.
    • [between 1885 and 1891?]
    • Alamosa

    • One of the buildings moved to Alamosa, Colorado, from Garland City in 1878, has several store fronts with large pane windows, wood kickplates, pilasters, bracketed cornices and "Field & Hill" with painted faux marbeling. Three men in suits and hats...
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    • [1880]
    • An engraved sterling silver diploma

    • Dr. Orlo E. Childs, president of the Colorado School of Mines (on right) poses with Morgan J. Davis, Houston oilman, in gowns, mortar boards and tassels. Davis holds the engraved sterling silver diploma with an honorary doctoral degree presented by...
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    • 1964
    • Salida, Colo.

    • People pose in front of the two-story brick J. A. Collins Block, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. The commercial building features: stone trim, imbrication, arched windows, cross-hatched transoms, pediments, and a corner entry with steep hip...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Main Street, Breckenridge, Colo, about 1889

    • Looking north on Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, the Arlington House and the Denver Hotel are on the left; a mortar and pestle on a pole fronts the boardwalk. The belfry and hose drying tower of the Fireman's Hall are on the right....
    • Westerman, Otto.
    • 1889
    • Water testing laboratory

    • Interior view of a municipal water analysis facility in Denver, Colorado; a man sits by chemical bottles, alembics, a mortar and pestle, scales, pipettes, and possibly a centrifuge.
    • Ford, William L.
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • Garfield school

    • Architectural drawing of Longfellow School at 13th (Thirteenth) and Welton Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Roeschlaub, Robert Sawers, 1843-1923.
    • 1882
    • Tedmon House

    • In Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, this three-story brick building has square bays topping a corner entry, pediments, and finials. Men, women and children pose; a stagecoach is in the street, a mortar and pestle tops a pole. Signs read:...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Looking southwest at the 300 block of Main Street, Longmont

    • View past tall bare cottonwood trees along the 300 block of Main Street, Longmont, Colorado, includes, brick commercial buildings, horse- drawn wagons and carriages and bicycles. Board walkways bridge the dirt street and the raised concrete...
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    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Tooley Shoe Shop, Stephenson Drug Store Main St. 1898-99

    • False fronted stores in Breckenridge, Colorado, are seen through a trench dug in deep snow. A frame business with a "W.B. Stephenson Druggist Paints Oils Glass Wall Paper" sign and "drugs" lettered in the transom over the door is above a snowbank....
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    • [1898 or 1899]
    • Silver Plume, Colo. police - prisons

    • A woman sits near the entrance to the jail in Silver Plume, Colorado. She is wearing a hat, and a dark dress with a light colored collar. The jail is made of rocks and mortar and has a medium gable roof. It was built in 1875, measures 12 x 14 feet,...
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    • [between 1875 and 1905]
    • Leadville - Streets - Harrison

    • View of Harrison Street in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; people walk down the street. The Lake County courthouse has a mansard roof, arched windows, metal and stone cornices; the cupola has a bronze statue of the "State of Justice" on it....
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    • [between 1890 and 1893]
    • Westminster Historical Museum

    • This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a pioneer resident of the town now called Westminster. In his day the community was DeSpain Junction. The Italianate style building...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Gardens at the Westminster Historical Museum

    • Photograph of the garders at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Gazebo at the Westminster Historical Museum

    • Photograph of a gazebo at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Westiminster Historical Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the side of the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Westminster Historical Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the side and back of the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Silver Plume, Colorado police, prisons, city jail

    • The jail in Silver Plume, Colorado is made of rock and mortar. It measures 12 x 14 feet, has two cells and a reception room, and a medium gable roof. The front door provides the only access. Cliffs rise steeply behind the jail.
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    • 1958
    • Westminster Historical Museum window

    • Interior photograph of an arched window in the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • San Gabriel Mission, the bells

    • A view of the bell tower at the Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California. Shows a Spanish-Moorish style structure constructed of stucco over stone, brick, and mortar. Palm trees are located near the building with...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Banister and window at the Westminster Historical Museum

    • Interior photograph of the second floor banister and windows at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Golden, Colorado

    • View of the Mallon and Chamberlain Building, built in 1871, northeast corner of 12th (Twelfth) and Washington, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado. Sam Bostwick, Dr. Anderson and a boy stand on the boardwalk by the corner telephone pole with a...
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    • [1881]
    • Westminster Historical Museum exhibit room

    • Interior photograph of a bedroom at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This room is a display of different clothing and textiles from the late 1890's and early 1900's. Two white...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1988 August
    • Sam Hoffman Supervising Bricklayers

    • Black and white print of Sam Hoffman supervising a bricklayer in Aurora's Hoffman Heights Development. Bricklayer at left side of print holding level and trowel to spread the mortar. Hoffman watching him work with leg up on ledge. Another worker...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1955
    • Mission of San Gabriel

    • A view of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California. Shows a Spanish-Moorish style building constructed of stucco over stone, brick, and mortar, with a niche over an arched entry way and a cross on the roof.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • c1899
    • Whitney drug store

    • Ornate spandrels top colonettes between windows of this storefront in Boulder, Colorado. A beaded mortar and pestle in the foreground tops a pole, and men posing on the sidewalk are dapper in their suits, gold chains and bowlers. Adjacent steps...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Walker Cabin, Escalante Canyon, Colo.

    • View of the Walker Cabin in Escalante Canyon, Delta County, Colorado. The stone cabin has thick walls, dirt mortar, a chimney and a wood shingled roof. There are window and door frames but no door or windows . Cottonwood trees are near the cabin....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1992

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