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    • Conrad Moschel memorial

    • View of a carved memorial for Conrad Moschel on the face of a rock in Castlewood Canyon near Castlewood Canyon State Park, Douglas County, Colorado. Small trees and shrubs cover other words carved into the stone, and there is a small, white obelisk...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1977
    • Obelisk on plaza in Santa Fe, N.M.

    • View of an obelisk located on the plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. The monument is dedicated to soldiers who died at the Civil War battle of Val Verde (Valverde) and those who died in battle against North American Navajo and Apache...
    • N. Brown & Son.
    • [between 1866 and 1872?]
    • Rosita

    • A broken, obelisk shaped gravestone in the cemetery in Rosita, Colorado, features an inscription that reads: "Hariett E. Wife of A. C. Covert. died Oct. 8. 1881. Aged 46 Y's. 9 M's. & 4 D's.," and, "My God Shall Supply All Your Needed ???." The top...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Territorial Style building on plaza, Santa Fe, N.M.

    • View of a two story Territorial Style adobe building on the Plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. The building has a portal (porch) and balcony that run the length of the building, and chimneys. Shows a gazebo or bandstand, a wooden...
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    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • The John Brown monument, Osawatomie, Kansas

    • A crowd gathers at the dedication of the John Brown monument in John Brown State Park in Osawatomie (Miami County), Kansas. Shows the Adair-Brown log cabin, a portrait of John Brown, a musical score for the song 'John Brown's Body', orators on a...
    • Worrall, H.
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    • Beecher Island monument at Beecher, Colo.

    • View of a concrete obelisk marker that commemorates the Battle of Beecher Island, fought between U.S. troops and some 1,000 Native Americans (Cheyenne)in Yuma County, Colorado. The marker is surrounded by an iron fence. A U. S. flag flies from an...
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    • [between 1940 and 1970]
    • Monument for Sand Creek on highway east of Chivington, Colo

    • View of a concrete obelisk historical marker with a metal plaque near Chivington, Kiowa County, Colorado; it commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in 1864 in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two...
    • Harber, William G.
    • April, 1960
    • Fairmount Cemetery

    • View at Fairmount Cemetery in the Windsor neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; a marble mausoleum has classical entablature, columns, urns, and letters: "Wilbur S. Raymond." An obelisk and other grave markers are in the background.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1914 and 1920?]
    • Bear Pits - City Park - Pueblo, Colo.

    • Crude stone walls divide bear pits in Pueblo, Colorado, at the City Park zoo. A stone obelisk is by a 30's touring car in the parking area. Bare trees fill the surrounding park.
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    • [between 1933 and 1940?]
    • 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...
    • Wilcox, Kay.
    • 1972
    • The Plaza, Santa Fé

    • Men sit and stand near the granite obelisk monument in the plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows trees, tall grass, a bandstand or gazebo and Territorial Style buildings around the plaza.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1890?]
    • The Plaza Santa Fe N.M.

    • View of the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico. An obelisk, part of a monument to soldiers who fought against Native Americans, is in the Plaza.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • The Plaza Santa Fe

    • View of the Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico. A gazebo and obelisk monument are nearby.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Plaza (principal square in Santa Fé) summer

    • Well dressed men, women, and children stroll through the Plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows the obelisk monument dedicated to veterans of the Civil War and North American Indian skirmishes, a bandstand, fences, and sidewalks....
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • The plaza, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    • Men pose near pack burros and a fence on the Plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows the obelisk monument, dedicated to veterans of the Civil War and North American Indian skirmishes, a bandstand, and trees. Territorial Style...
    • Continent Stereoscopic Company.
    • [between 1875 and 1885?]
    • Ouray Monument Million Dollar Highway

    • A man stands and looks at a stone obelisk with a metal plaque depicting Ouray, a Native American (Ute) Chief, and incised letters: "In Memory of Chief Ouray and Chipeta Erected by The State of Colo. 1926.", Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado....
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Soldier's Monument, Santa Fe, N.M.

    • View of an obelisk monument, dedicated to those who died at the Civil War battle of Val Verde (Valverde) and those who died in battle against North American Navajo and Apache Indians, on the plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Portals...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Monument on Montrose to Ouray Highway

    • View of a stone obelisk, Montrose, Montrose County, Colorado, shows a metal plaque depicting Ouray, a Native American (Ute) Chief, and incised letters: "In Memory of Chief Ouray and Chipeta Erected by The State of Colo. 1926."
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1926 and 1930?]
    • Indian girls at Parker monument

    • Eva Wymnerchy, a Native American Comanche young woman, signs "Nearer My God to Thee" dressed in a fringed dress with leggings, moccasins and a beaded headband, Post Oak Mission Cemetery, near Cache, Oklahoma. A group of girls and young women...
    • Swett, Sergeant.
    • [1926?]
    • Residence, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of the Hermit of Georgetown home, in Georgtown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A weathervane has human figures and a United States flag, and an obelisk is on the rock slopes in the background. Lettering on the rocks reads: "E.P. Rice,...
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    • [between 1900 and 1978?]
    • The Mormon Battalion

    • Men pose around a pale stone obelisk in Pueblo, Colorado. A plaque reads: "The Mormon battalion. In the Mexican War spent the winter of 1846-47 near this site. With their families and Mormon immigrants from the Mississippi they formed a...
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    • [between 1946 and 1950?]
    • Masonic monument, Black Hawk

    • A masonry shell at the bottom of a valley is all that remains of the Buell Mining Company's power plant in Mountain City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Mining facilities and dwellings dot the area; an obelisk (in square enclosure) commemorates the first...
    • Draper, Ben.
    • 1940
    • Church of the Nazarene

    • View of the Church of the Nazarene on South Sherman Street in Denver, Colorado. The one-story stucco building has small obelisk pillars near the entryway.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Pueblo Colorado Parks Aug. 19 1938

    • Lawn surrounds this rectangular plaza in Pueblo, Colorado, which has a white obelisk at its center. The monument is on a raised circular pedestal, and benches, flowerbeds, and bleachers are around the edges. A gas station and cars are in the...
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    • 1938
    • Monument to Italians killed in avalanche

    • View of an obelisk, the Italian Monument, in the Silver Plume Cemetery in Silver Plume, Colorado. The tall granite monument reads, "Sacred to the Memory of the Ten Italians, Victims of an Avalanche. February 12, 1899. Erected By the Public." The...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2010
    • Boulder County Courthouse, Christmas 1964

    • Christmas lights, stars, and banners adorn the Courthouse (built in 1933) in Boulder, Colorado. The five story finished stone building is composed of block shapes with windows set in vertical lines and a clock on the western face of the main tower....
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    • 1964
    • Two bits to see the papoose

    • View of the Lincoln Tomb in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield (Sangamon County), Illinois features a granite obelisk, bronze statues, a balustrade and staircase. Passengers in suits, hats and formal dresses admire North American (Shoshone) Indian...
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
    • 1874 October 24
    • Fort Moultrie, Charleston, S.C.

    • View of the entrance to Fort Moultrie, Charleston, South Carolina; shows soldiers, one on patrol, near grave markers and an obelisk monument, two enclosed with decorative railings, one reads: "Howe." A United States flag flies on a pole and...
    • Detroit Photographic Co.
    • 1900
    • Along Escalante Trail

    • View of a Dominguez-Escalante trail monument dedication in (probably) Jensen (Uintah County), Utah; shows a man speaking into a microphone, a stone obelisk covered with cloth, a United States flag, parked cars, and people.
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Idaho Springs

    • An obelisk shaped gravestone stands in the cemetery in Idaho Springs, Colorado. The name on the stone reads: "Arthur 1845-1916." Other inscribed words are illegible. Tall grass, hills, and a fence are nearby.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1969]
    • Georgetown

    • An obelisk gravestone in the Georgetown, Clear Creek County, Colorado, cemetery has a carved, tasseled curtain and reads: "E. Tindall Apr. 9. 1810. Died Jan. 20. 1882," and "Father Tindall."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Central City Catholic

    • A gravestone at the cemetery in Central City, Colorado, features a curvilinear top, a raised representation of flowers entwined with a cross, and an arched inscription above the engraving that reads: "Budded (?) on Earth to Bloom in Heaven." The...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Georgetown

    • An obelisk gravestone in the Georgetown, Clear Creek County, Colorado, cemetery depicts an arm and hammer, and reads: "In memory of my dear husband, William Gibson, Died ?? 1860, Aged ??."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Missouri Flats

    • View of an obelisk shaped gravestone with a decorative iron fence in the Missouri City (Missouri Flats) cemetery, Gilpin County, Colorado.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Greeley Oct. 19-20, 1942

    • An obelisk gravestone in Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, has carvings of rope, tassels, foliage, and flowers.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1942
    • The plaza, from a portal

    • A man in a hat walks through a turnstile in a wooden fence that surrounds the plaza in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Probably a dog stands beside the man. Shows trees and people near the obelisk monument.
    • Bennett & Brown.
    • [between 1880 and 1884]
    • Greeley Oct. 19-20, 1942

    • An obelisk gravestone in the Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, cemetery depicts rope, tassels, foliage, a Masonic symbol, and flowers. Inscription reads: "John Arthur, Died Apr. 16, 1878, Aged 48 Years."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1942
    • Greeley Oct. 19-20, 1942

    • An obelisk gravestone in the Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, cemetery depicts a wreath of flowers and a handshake. Inscription reads: "Jerome D. Wherren. Died April 25, 1876. Aged 12 yrs. 7 ms. 27 ds."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1942
    • Greeley Oct. 19-20, 1942

    • An obelisk gravestone in the Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, cemetery reads: "Life," and "Mar. 7, 1823, Our Annie(?), Aged ??."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1942
    • Erie

    • An obelisk shaped gravestone in the Erie cemetery, Weld County, Colorado, has a relief of a curtain with tassels draped over the top. The epitaph reads: "Maggie Wife of S. Richards Died June 3, 1881. Aged 26 Y. 11 M. 11 D. She was a loving wife a...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Erie

    • An obelisk shaped gravestone in the Erie cemetery, Weld County, Colorado, has a relief of a curtain with tassels draped over the top. The epitaph reads: "Maggie Wife of Jon H. Roberts Died Dec. ?, 1881 Aged 26 Y. 5 M."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Gravestone, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a gravestone in the cemetery at Georgetown, Colorado, on the north end of the town. A sculpture of a sitting lamb sits atop the stone; its head has been knocked off. The inscription on the stone reads: Gertrude Eiring born July 7, 1879...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Gravestone, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a gravestone in the cemetery at Georgetown, Colorado, on the north end of the town. A sculpture of a sitting lamb sits on top of the stone. The inscription on the stone reads: Waldemar Son of A.J. & Augusta Youngstrom Died Nov. (??), ASSS...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Exhibition building at the Chicago World's Fair

    • View of an exhibition building at the World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The building is a Romanesque structure with large arched entryways, Corinthian columns, obelisk like spires, and statues. The names of cities...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1893]
    • Men in front of San Jacinto Monument

    • Three men, two Native Americans and one white man, pose on horses in front of the large San Jacinto Monument in Houston, Texas. The monument is a tall obelisk topped by the "Lone Star of Texas" and commemorates the Battle of San Jacinto of 1836....
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    • [between 1937 and 1945]
    • Men in front of San Jacinto Monument

    • Two men, one Native American, one white, pose on horses in front of the large San Jacinto Monument in Houston, Texas. The monument is a tall obelisk topped by the "Lone Star of Texas" and commemorates the Battle of San Jacinto of 1836. The monument...
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    • [between 1937 and 1945]
    • Sunset on the Custer field

    • Sunset view of the monument to soldiers killed at the Little Bighorn Battlefield (Big Horn County), Montana. A wrought iron fence surrounds the stone obelisk.
    • Dixon, Joseph Kosseth.
    • [between 1908 and 1913]
    • Centerville

    • View of a gravestone in Centerville (Chaffee County), Colorado; shows a single grave site marked by a tall cut stone in the shape of an obelisk without the pyramid on top; portion of the stone shows the raised image of two hands clasping, inside of...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]

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