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    • 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
    • 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?]
    • [no title]

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    • Dahlia Jean Weinstein
    • 9/22/04 - P. 18D;
    • 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]
    • 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?]
    • Garfield mem. mon. Toltec Gorge

    • View of a granite obelisk shaped memorial on the edge of the Toltec Gorge, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. The inscription reads: "In memoriam James Abram Garfield President of the United States died September 19, 1881. Mourned by all the people....
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1881 and 1885]
    • 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]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • Preliminary plan for North Parks, Cheyenne, Wyoming

    • Landscape architecture drawing for the proposed North Parks of Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming. Shows plans for a grandstand, ballfield, obelisk, buffalo wallow and enclosure, an airplane field, camp ground, race track, stadium, a golf course,...
    • DeBoer, S. R.
    • 1924
    • 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?]
    • 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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    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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?]
    • 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
    • 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?]
    • 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]
    • Spotted Tail's monument, Rosebud Agency, SD

    • View of Native American, Brule Lakota Sioux, Chief Spotted Tail's obelisk and grave site, near the Rosebud Agency, South Dakota.
    • Masters, Joseph G., 1873-
    • [1936?]
    • Monument to Spotted Tail, Rosebud Agency, SD

    • Detail view of the inscription on obelisk over the grave of Spotted Tail, a Native American, Brule Lakota Sioux, chief and diplomat, near the Rosebud Agency, South Dakota. It reads: "Spotted Tail, Chief Of The Sioux, Born - 1823, Died August 5,...
    • Masters, Joseph G., 1873-
    • [1936?]
    • Boulder

    • View of a grave marker in Boulder, Colorado; shows an elaborate, modified obelisk with draping curtain representations, raised leaves, and dentils along the base; "Boettcher" appears at the base of the main stone on both visible facets; raised...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Boulder

    • View of a grave marker in Boulder, Colorado; shows a tall, cut stone (modified obelisk) topped by a stone representation of an urn; square base has an inscription on one facet reading: "In memory of Elizabeth, wife of Joseph Harden. Died Dec. 29,...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Boulder

    • View of a grave marker in Boulder, Colorado; shows a small obelisk with an inscription on it that reads: "Rosa Netti, Dau. of Wm. M. & M. S. Slaughter, Died Mar. 14, 1876 (?), Aged 12 yrs. ??;" other stones and trees in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • 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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    • 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]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of a gravestone in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; features a tall, obelisk shaped stone with a large crack about two-thirds of the way up, and raised leaves inside of a small circle above the inscription that reads: "In affectionate...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of a gravestone in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a small, obelisk shaped stone with the raised image of leaves (?) enclosed in a circle; image above inscription: "Niels Jorgen. Died Nov. 17, 1876 Aged ? ys. 5 ms. 10 ds"; stone...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • 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]
    • Nevadaville

    • An obelisk shaped gravestone is enclosed by a wrought iron fence in the cemetery in Nevadaville, Colorado. Mine tailings cover the hill in the background.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Georgetown

    • A gravestone in the Georgetown, Clear Creek County, Colorado, cemetery has a pentagonal obelisk with raised images of flowers and inscription: "...The memory of Catherine E. wife of James Guard. Died Apr. 7, 1876(?), Aged 25 Ys. 11(?) Ms."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • 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]
    • 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]
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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]
    • Rosita

    • An obelisk gravestone at the Rosita, Custer County, Colorado, cemetery depicts a handshake and reads: "Allen J. Cropsey. Born Sep. 21, 1852. Died May 13, 1978," "Cropsey."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Ryssby

    • An obelisk gravestone with a wooden and chicken-wire fence at the cemetery in Ryssby, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Ryssby

    • An obelisk gravestone at the Ryssby, Boulder County, Colorado, cemetery reads: "Amanda Josephina, Daughter of Louis and Anna Nelson. Born Feb. 21, 1877, Died Aug. 26, 1888," and "Nelson."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • 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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