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    • His Name on the Door

    • Men and women pose on a stage for a production of "His Name on the Door" in (probably) Colorado; stage features desks, telephone, newspaper rack, portrait of Lincoln, a water cooler, and signs: "Mr. Brent," and "Library." The performers are (L to...
    • Actors--Colorado--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1900-1910.; Theaters--Colorado--1900-1910.; Caldara, Orme.; Clayton, Ethel, 1884-1966.; Gaston, George.; Goodwin, J. H.; Green, Walter D.; Lee, Ralph, actor.; Sheridan, Frank.; Stone, Mason.;...
    • 1909-1910
    • His Name on the Door

    • Men and a woman pose on a stage for a production of "His Name on the Door" in probably Colorado; stage features a desk, telephone, newspaper rack, portrait of Lincoln, and sign: "Library." The performers are (L to R) Jerome Storm, George Gaston,...
    • Actors--Colorado--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1900-1910.; Theaters--Colorado--1900-1910.; Gaston, George.; Hale, Louise Closser, 1872-1933.; Lee, Ralph, actor.; Storm, Jerome.
    • 1909-1910
    • Mishawaka Inn, Bellvue, Colo.

    • View of the Mishawaka Inn located at 13714 Poudre Canyon Highway, Bellvue, Colo. The inn is one of the buildings surrounding the Mishawaka amphitheater. The amphitheater's ownership has changed hands many times over the years and countless...
    • Amphitheaters--Colorado--Bellvue--2000-2010.; Bellvue (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Mishawaka Amphitheatre (Bellvue, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Amphitheaters--Colorado--Bellvue--Pictorial works.; Bellvue (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 2010
    • Wild West Show performers

    • A group of Arab members of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show forms a human pyramid in a dirt arena during a performance of the show. One man supports six other men on his shoulders. A young man tops the pyramid. Two additional men stand near the group...
    • Arabs--1900-1910.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Acrobats--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Riff Arabians

    • An Arab acrobat in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show flips in the air during a performance of the show. Several additional performers stand in the background watching the young man flip. Another man stands on a platform in the left background. He wears...
    • Arabs--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Acrobats--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Arab performers

    • A group of Arabs poses for a group portrait while touring with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear turbans and robes. Three men in the back row sit on horses. Two younger men sit in the front row on a blanket.
    • Arabs--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Entertainers--1880-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Wheeler Opera House

    • Interior view of the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen, Colorado. Musicians, performers, and a band sit on the stage. The musicians hold instruments including coronet, cello, and violin. Three Black performers sit on the end of each row of musicians. ...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1900-1910.; African Americans--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Aspen--1900-1910.; Entertainers--Colorado--Aspen--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Opera houses--Colorado--Aspen--1900-1910.; Wheeler Opera House (Aspen, Colo.)
    • [between 1904 and 1905]
    • Band

    • A band leader and members of a brass band practice in an open field. The band is made up of young men and boys probably from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Charles Orville Walters is second from the left.
    • Bands--1910-1920.; Boys--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Men--1910-1920.; Walters, Charles Orville.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Pershing at the Bear Dance, Uintah Reservation, Utah, Ute Indians

    • Native American Utes pose on the Uintah Valley Reservation, Utah, with General Pershing, soldiers, and wives. The Bear Dance performers wear buckskin costumes; the dance leader stands in front of the group with a whip.
    • Bear dance--Utah--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Utah--1880-1890.; Ute Indians Dance--Utah--1880-1890.; Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation (Utah)--1880-1890.; Ceremonial dancers--Utah--1880-1890.; Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948.
    • 1888 March 12
    • The sun dancer

    • A Native American (Sioux) man dances in a sun dance and stands with his arm extended upward. The man has a feather in his long hair, wears a leather breechcloth with fringe and holds an eagle wing bone whistle in his mouth.
    • Breechcloths--1900-1910.; Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Whistles--1900-1910.; Feathers--1900-1910.; Sun dance--1900-1910.
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    • Al Jolson and Company in Big Boy Denver, Colo.

    • Racehorses, men and women, African American performers and white cast members of "Big Boy" pose in a panoramic photograph in front of the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Al Jolson sits on a racehorse at the edge of the group....
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1927, May 16
    • Blackstone, World's Greatest Magician & Co., Broadway Theatre

    • Harry Blackstone and his company of assistants and performers pose in front of the Broadway Theater at 1756 Broadway in Denver, Colorado. Blackstone, with a mustache, stands by a Packard automobile next to a woman in a fur coat and straw hat. A dog...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Magicians--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Blackstone, Harry, 1885-1965.
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    • Vallejo

    • Devlin's Zouaves in costume pose in front of an ornate circus wagon in Vallejo, (Solano County), California. The performing troupe, with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, wear fez hats inscribed with "D" and "Z", baggy pants...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus wagons--California--Vallejo--1910-1920.; Vallejo (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circus...
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    • Charles Walter[s] and North American Indian men

    • Charles Orville Walters and two North American Indian men, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand in front of a circus tent. One of the men, in a headdress and breastplate, shows an object to Orville Walters who...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Clothing &...
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    • Grandpa Walters, Buffalo Bill Circus, Devlyn [sic] Zouaves

    • Two Devlin's Zouaves, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, hold rifles and pose in costume. The young man with a smile on the left is Charles Orville Walters. Both young men wear baggy pants, short jackets, sashes around...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.;...
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    • Tex McLeod

    • Tex McLeod, a cowboy in the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, rides on a white horse and holds a lariat. He wears a cowboy hat and a bandana. A circus tent is in the background and white birds are seen in a cluster near wooden...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--1910-1920.; Roping--1910-1920.; Show...
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    • Kinzer, Sells Floto Circus

    • A woman stands behind an elephant, with decorative harnesses and flower arrangements, at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A tent and a stake with a guy wire are in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Elephants--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.
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    • Buffalo Bill and cast

    • North American Indians (tribe unknown) from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand and sit near Buffalo Bill, who is seated on the ground. Chief Rocky Bear (Oglala Sioux, Dakota) wears a headdress and holds a ceremonial...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Dakota Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Clothing &...
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    • [Iron] Cloud - A.G. Lowande

    • Chief Iron Cloud (North American Indian, Sioux) and A.G. Lowande, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand in a grassy field near tents. The Indian man wears a headdress, buckskins, a hair pipe breast plate, and...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Dakota Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Men--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Clothing &...
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    • Human pyramid

    • Members of the Devlin's Zouaves, in costume, form a human pyramid. Charles Orville "Dutch" Walters is in the center and stands on the shoulders of a another performer. Their costumes consist of fez hats, short jackets, baggy pants, leggings and...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Acrobatics--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • George Scheweme

    • George Scheweme, a member of Devlin's Zouaves, stands near an ornate circus trailer in costume. The costume consists of a fez hat inscribed with "D" and "Z", a short jacket, a sash, baggy pants and white leggings. The Zouaves are part of the...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Wild...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Grandpa Walters

    • Charles Orville Walters, a member of Devlin's Zouaves, stands in costume on the grounds of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He holds a rifle and wears a fez hat with the letters "D" and "Z," a short jacket with appliqued...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Wild west shows--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Men on a sidewalk

    • Men, probably Devlin's Zouaves from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand on a sidewalk in an unidentified city. They wear suits and hats and stand near a carriage. The men are identified as: "Clarence Munro, Roy Reed,...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--1910-1920.; Men--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Devlin's Zouaves on stage

    • Scene of an outdoor performance by the Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The young men hold rifles over their shoulders and wear fez caps, short jackets, baggy pants and white leggings. The bleachers in...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Stages (Platforms)--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Circus performers, group portrait

    • Devlin's Zouaves, members of the Sells Floto Buffalo Bills Wild West Show, pose in costume. The young men are dressed in short velvet jackets with trim, baggy pants, fez hats inscribed with "D" and "Z", cummerbunds and leggings. Some of the...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Zouaves--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Devlin's Zouaves with rifles

    • Devlin's Zouaves, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in uniform. They wear fez caps inscribed with "D" and "Z", dark velvet jackets with appliqued motifs on the front and sleeves, baggy pants and white leggings....
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Chas. Walter[s]

    • Charles Orville Walters, a member of Devlin's Zouaves, stands near a covered wagon in costume and holds a rifle. His costume consists of a short jacket with appliqued trim on the bodice and sleeves, a sash around the waist with a tassel, baggy...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.; Walters, Charles Orville.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Sells Floto, Buffalo Bill Circus

    • Panoramic, group portrait of members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, dressed in costumes and uniforms. Men, women and children performers include: clowns with face paint; North American Indians, one with a coup stick...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.; Cowgirls--1910-1920.; Zouaves--1900-1920.; Buffalo Bill,...
    • 1914
    • A warm day in Montana

    • Devlin's Zouaves pose in their underwear inside a tent. A young man holds a bucket poised to empty it over a man who holds a letter. Another man wears a painted moustache.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Joking--1910-1920.; Underwear--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Devlin's Zouave

    • A Devlin's Zouave, with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stands in uniform near a tent pole. He wears a fez hat, a short jacket with appliqued motifs along the front and sleeves, baggy pants, leggings and holds a rifle in...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Men--1910-1920.; Uniforms--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Chas. Walter[s]

    • Charles Orville Walters, a member of the Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill,s Wild West Show, poses in an open field. His costume consists of a fez hat, short jacket with an appliqued motif on the front and sleeves, baggy...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Men--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.; Walters, Charles Orville.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Some of the circus Souaves [sic] on stage coach

    • Members of the Devlin's Zouaves, a performance troop with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in street clothes, on and around a stagecoach. Charles Orville Walters is crouched on top of the stagecoach.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Stagecoaches--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917]
    • Devlins Zouaves

    • Panoramic, group portrait of members of Devlin's Zouaves, performers for the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. H. C. Devlin wears a jacket with shoulder boards, and a cap that reads "Devlin." The Zouaves hold rifles and wear...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Zouaves--1900-1920.; Devlin, H. C.
    • 1914
    • Devlin's Zouaves

    • Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show pose in front of a tent. The young men wear appliqued jackets and slacks. The jackets have the initials: "S F."
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • M. Good, Zouave

    • M. Good, a Devlin's Zouave with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stands in an open field in a three piece suit and tie, he holds a hat.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.; Good, M.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Devlin's Zouaves

    • Group portrait of the Devlin's Zouaves, a performance troupe with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. They stand or kneel and wear fez hats, short jackets with appliqued patterns, cummerbunds, baggy pants and leggings, they...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--United States--1910-1920.; Costumes--United States--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Great Falls, Montana

    • Young men, probably Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose seated on the ground in Great Falls (Cascade County), Montana. The young men are near a billboard that reads: "Drink American Beer." The boys...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Great Falls (Mont.)--1910-1920.; Billboards--Montana--Great Falls--1910-1920.; Circus performers--Montana--Great...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Auditorium, Oakland, Calif.

    • Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in the Oakland Auditorium in Oakland (Alameda County), California. They wear jackets with an appliqued pattern on the front and sleeves and slacks.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Oakland (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Auditoriums--California--Oakland--1910-1920.; Circus...
    • 1915
    • Auditorium, Oakland, Calif.

    • Devlin's Zouaves pose in the Oakland Civic Auditorium in Oakland (Alameda County), California. The men kneel with one knee on the ground as they salute with their left hand. The troupe, with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show,...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Oakland (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--California--Oakland--1910-1920.; Circuses &...
    • 1915 May
    • Ogdon [sic], Utah

    • Performers from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show gather around Charles Orville "Dutch" Walters in a moment of camaraderie. The men sit and stand in a field in Ogden (Weber County), Utah. Men dressed as a cowboy and...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Ogden (Utah)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.;...
    • 1914
    • Devlin Zouaves, Sells Floto Buffalo Bill Show

    • The Devlin's Zouaves, performers for the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, parade down a street in Pasadena (Los Angeles County), California. Some of the Zouaves carry drums, others carry rifles over their shoulders. All of the...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Pasadena (Calif.)--1900-1920.; Circus parades--California--Pasadena--1900-1920.; Circus...
    • 1914
    • Santa Cruz

    • Members of the Devlin's Zouaves, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand on a cliff beside the Pacific Ocean in Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz County), California. The men wear suits and hats. One man stands to the left of the...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Santa Cruz (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--California--Santa Cruz--1910-1920.; Cliffs--California--Santa...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Santa Cruz [graphic]

    • Young men with the Devlin's Zouaves, performers in the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose on a cliff near the ocean in Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz County), California. The men are dressed in suits, ties and hats. A wooden fence...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Santa Cruz (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--California--Santa Cruz--1910-1920.; Cliffs--California--Santa...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]

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