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    • Mrs. Newlywed's Busy Day

    • Promotional item for the Mrs' Newlywed's Busy day program given at the First Avenue Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the booklet are advertisements, and brief advice columns for a newlywed.
    • First Avenue Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • undated
    • Portrait of Joseph Barter and his accordion

    • Full-length studio portrait of a man identified as Joseph Barter and his accordion. He wears a dark wool suit and stands with is elbow resting on a stone pillar. An accordion sits on top of the pillar.
    • Accordions--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.; Barter, Joseph.
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    • Portrait of Joseph and Pete Barter with an accordion

    • Studio portrait of two men, identified as Peter and Joseph Barter, they stand on either side of a stone pillar with an accordion resting on it. They are dressed in dark wool suits with white shirts, neckties, and watch chains. They rest their arms...
    • Accordions--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.; Barter, Joseph.; Barter, Peter, resident of Las Animas County, Colo.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Portrait of Peter Barter and his accordion

    • Full-length studio portrait of a man identified as Peter Barter with his accordion. He is dressed in a dark colored wool suit and stands with his arm resting on a stone pillar. An accordion sits on the stone pillar.
    • Accordions--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.; Barter, Peter, resident of Las Animas County, Colo.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • The horse trail, Pueblo of Acoma, N.M.

    • A Native American (Acoma) man wears pants, boots, a belt, a long-sleeved shirt, and a wide-brimmed hat and stands beside a rock wall and rock formations on a stone trail known as the Burro Trail at Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico. Flat rocks form...
    • Acoma Indians--Men--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Men--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Men--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Acoma (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Men--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Rock formations--New...
    • 1899
    • American Woodman Meeting

    • Photograph of five men seated around a desk. Meeting between prominent community members and American Woodman of Denver. Caption on back says "American Woodman Row 1 L-R: 1. Lightner, Lawrence (American Woodman) 2. Holmes, Clarence F. (Dentist)...
    • African American fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Commission on Community Relations Dahlia Center: Memo's and Reports

    • Summary and recommendations by Rachel Noel of the Commission on Community Relations to address the issues with African American youth activity in the Dahlia Shopping Center of Park Hill.
    • African American youth--Colorado--Denver.; Juvenile delinquency--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1966 December 14
    • Ute family

    • Studio portrait of a North American Indian (Ute) family.. A person, probably a man, holds an infant. He wears beaded moccasins, plaid pants and has a woven fabric on his lap. The infant wears a dress and beaded moccasins. A woman stand near the...
    • African Americans--Colorado--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--1890-1900.; Girls--Colorado--1890-1900.; Infants--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • Now, ain't love just too grand, Sheba and Mr. Player? Who is the third party?

    • An African American teenage man sits on a swing while he holds an African American teenage woman next to him at Rocky Mountain Lake Park, Denver, Colorado. A third person peeks out from behind the two. The man wears a suit, tie, vest and hat; the...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Rocky Mountain Lake Park (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Swings--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1930 May
    • Landmark Designation Application for Clarence Holmes' residence.

    • Document applying to designate Clarence F. Holmes' house as a historic landmark. Includes picture of Holmes on last page (poor quality).
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Urban League of Denver Annual Meeting

    • Dr. Clarence and Fairfax Holmes greet other members of the Urban League of Denver at an annual dinner. Caption on back says "Urban League of Denver Annual Dinner Meeting March 27, 1956. Row 1 L-R 1: Unidentified Person 2. Holmes, Clarence F....
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Civil Rights.
    • 1956 March 27
    • Flyer from the Denver Branch of the NAACP to local Proprietors and Managers of Theaters.

    • Flyer addressed to the Proprietors and Managers of Theaters in Denver, CO, warning them against the segregation of theater customers. Issued by the Denver Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century; African Americans--Civil Rights--Colorado--History--20th century.
    • circa 1917
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • Cosmopolitan Club Group Photo

    • Group photograph of members of the Cosmopolitan Club of Denver. Caption on back says "Cosmopolitan Club Event Unidentified. Row 1 L-R: 1. Holmes, Clarence (Dentist) 2. Unidentified Person 3. Fresquez, James 4. Lightner, Lawrence (American...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Clubs--Denver--Colorado.
    • undated
    • The Denver Star

    • Weekly newspaper about the African American community in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Newspapers.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1913
    • Keyes v. School District No. 1

    • Copy of legal document of the 1974 Civil Action No. C-1499 Keyes v. School District No. 1
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1974 April 17
    • "Taking Some Steps Back in Time" speech

    • Hand written speech by Rachel Noel discusses education equality 20 years after the Keyes Case.
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1989 October 24
    • Portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of a man, possibly Billie Johnson, an African-American (Black) man. He wears a dark wool suit, white shirt, tie, and leans his arm on a chair.
    • Afro-Americans--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Girl

    • Studio portrait of an African American (Black) girl. She leans on a chair covered with a fur blanket and wears a dress with lace collar.
    • Afro-Americans--Children--1890-1910.; Girls--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of an old woman, possibly Mrs. M. James. She wears a black silk dress with slightly puffed sleeves and with a pleated front. Her hair is parted in the middle and pulled down and back.
    • Aged persons--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Nadowaqua

    • Native Americans (Algonquin) walk down a trail toward a large body of water. Most carry belongings or drag them on a travois; one person carries an elderly individual on his back.
    • Algonquin Indians--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--1880-1900.; Lifting & carrying--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • American Woodmen insurance ledger : 5 June 1901 to 31 July 1907 : index

    • Index of the American Woodmen Insurance Ledger from 1901-1907. Index pertains to insurance policies bought by African Americans during that time frame. The index contains the following information: Name of the Insured, "Camp and State" of...
    • American Woodmen's Life Insurance Company.; Life insurance agents--Colorado--Denver.; Life insurance--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2007
    • Riff Arabians

    • 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 seven other men on his shoulders. A young man tops the pyramid. A person stands near a platform in the...
    • Arabs--1900-1910.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Acrobats--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • 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?]
    • Chair lift, Aspen

    • View of a single person chair hanging from the chairlift cable above Aspen Mountain, Aspen, Mountain; features Aspen trees in bloom and other vegetation on the hillside; other chairs hang from the cables at the base of the hill; town of Aspen and...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Skiing--Colorado--Aspen--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Wilde on U.S. Something to "Live Up" to in America

    • Cartoon depicts author Oscar Wilde commenting on western clothing. He holds boots and a wide brimmed hat that reads: "The Picturesque Miners in the Rocky Mountains." A money bag in his pocket reads: "Ugly." Boots on the floor hold cut flowers, a...
    • Authors--1880-1890.; Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
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