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    • 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.
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bears--Colorado--Pueblo--1930-1940.; Zoos--Colorado--Pueblo--1930-1940.
    • [between 1933 and 1940?]
    • Agriculture - livestock - goats - woman feeding goats

    • A woman feeds a mother goat and her kids in (probably) Denver, Colorado; one is on a crate with letters: "Tea Kettle Whisky."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Animal feeding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Goats--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Dam on the South Platte River

    • View of a South Platte River spillway or dam, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Dams--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Spillways--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • 2nd Pueblo - Taos

    • View of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows Native Americans (Taos Pueblo), wagons, adobe pueblo dwellings, ovens, and Pueblo Peak.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.; Taos Indians--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Taos Pueblo (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1910-1920.
    • 1916
    • Man in range work clothes holding lariat

    • Outdoor portrait of a man holding a lasso in Denver, Colorado; costume includes a felt hat with a Montana peak.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cowboys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Couples walking along river

    • View of a stream (possibly South Platte River) and valley in Colorado; also shows men, women, boulders, hills, forest, and a picnic basket.
    • Couples--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Storms, Colfax & Acoma alley

    • View of the intersection of Colfax Street and the Acoma alley in Denver, Colorado; ice and snow damage includes broken Colorado Telephone Company poles and damaged buildings.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Disasters--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Storms--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1900, April 4
    • Two women in front of barn

    • Portrait of a teenaged girls in front of a barn in Denver, Colorado; costume includes pants, flowers, a dress with stars and stripes fabric, and a bow and arrow.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Clothing dress--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1920?]
    • Ula School

    • View of the school in Ula (Custer County), Colorado; shows a frame building with a chimney and covered stoop.
    • Ula (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Ula--1890-1910.
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • Bar

    • Interior view of a tavern in Denver, Colorado; shows men posing, mirrors, a bar back with wooden pillars, a piano, and a taxidermied deer head and antlers.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bars (Furniture)--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Bars--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Tailors

    • Interior view of a tailor's shop in Denver, Colorado; shows men posing, a glass display case, a "Singer" sewing machine, a stove, racks of clothes, and shelves of shoes.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Tailor shops--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Tailors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Barbecue at the Denver Union Stock Yards

    • Men and women prepare food for a barbecue at the Denver Union Stock Yards in Denver, Colorado. Three women work under a cook shed. Sides of beef are laid out over coal pits. Men in aprons stand at tables near the covered cook shed. Thousands of...
    • Denver Union Stock Yard Company--Buildings--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Barbecues--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Children at Ula School

    • Group portrait of well dressed students, boys and girls, at the school in Ula (Custer County), Colorado; the girls wear bonnets, dresses, and straw hats.
    • Ula (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Ula--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Ula--1890-1900.; Girls--Colorado--Ula--1890-1900.; School children--Colorado--Ula--1890-1900.
    • 1899 May 3
    • Barbecue at the Denver Union Stock Yards

    • Men and women prepare food for a barbecue at the Denver Union Stock Yards in Denver, Colorado. Several people work under a covered cook shed where sides of beef roast over coal pits. A table is piled high with loaves of bread. Thousands of...
    • Denver Union Stock Yard Company--Facilities--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Barbecues--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Industries - construction - scene during work on Alameda subway

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows horses, excavation, and the railroad bridge.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Excavation--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Colorado Springs Exchange

    • View of the Colorado Telephone Company exchange office in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; features include ornate brick, voussoirs, a cornice, and terra cotta garlands. Bicycles, a wagon, and a man are by the building.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Office buildings--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • 1904, April
    • Group of six people outside of residence

    • Well dressed men and women pose by a brick house with half timbering in Denver, Colorado; some wear print fabric dresses. Garden flowers include sweet peas and dahlias.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1909 and 1915?]
    • Coke ovens during construction

    • View of coke ovens in an unidentified coal camp possibly in Las Animas County, Colorado. The ovens are under construction and are made from local stone shaped into roughly square blocks. The ovens consist of two stone walls and two rows of circular...
    • Coal mining--Colorado--1880-1900.; Coke industry--Colorado--1880-1900.; Coke ovens--Colorado--1880-1900.; Construction--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Group of workmen

    • Outdoor portrait of construction workers in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Exhibition (?)

    • View of spectators and men in uniform in Denver, Colorado; spectators crowd bleachers; a brick mansion and the Central Presbyterian Church are in the background.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Grandstands--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Presbyterian churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Construction of the Alameda Ave. underpass

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows the concrete plant.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico

    • View of Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico; shows adobe buildings with vigas and wooden doors. A scoop is in a frame enclosure to the side.
    • Indians of North America--Structures--New Mexico--Laguna--1900-1910.; Laguna Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Laguna--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--New Mexico--Laguna--1900-1910.; Laguna (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Pueblos--New...
    • [between 1901 and 1906?]
    • Construction of the Alameda Ave. underpass

    • View of Alameda Avenue underpass construction in Denver, Colorado; shows a concrete wall, scaffolding, and men.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Two women in wooded area

    • Outdoor portrait of women in Denver, Colorado; costume includes hats with flowers, lace collars, a purse, and an umbrella.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Girl on a horse

    • A girl sits astride a horse at the Kennicott Ranch in Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado; low hills are in the distance.
    • Westcliffe (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Children riding horses--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • Picnic

    • Group portrait of women, men, boys, and girls at a picnic in a Denver, Colorado, park.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Picnics--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Man and woman seated on grass; woman playing mandolin

    • Portrait of a man and woman in Denver, Colorado; she plays a mandolin.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mandolins--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Transportation - streetcar Trolley #39 on Alameda, Lillybridge studio in background

    • View of Denver Tramway Company trolley car number "39" (thirty nine), on Alameda Avenue crossing the Archer Canal bridge, by the Charles S. Lillybridge studio in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935--Homes & haunts.; Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bridges--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Photographic studios--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Robvon Backing Ring Company

    • Men unload strips of metal to be used for barrel hoops from a railroad car at the Robvon Backing Ring & Fabrication Company in Denver, Colorado. Nearby buildings have signs that read: "Mutual [...] Mfg. Co. and "Well Casings, Cement Septic Tanks...
    • Robvon Backing Ring & Fabrication Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Industry--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Lifting & carrying--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Railroad freight...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Manual High School Opportunity Blacksmith Class

    • Photograph of an Opportunity Class (or community class) in Blacksmith at Manual High School in Denver, Colorado. Students pose near smelting pits and anvils.
    • Manual Training High School (Denver, Colo.); Whittier (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1910
    • South Platte River

    • View of the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • City Park

    • View of landscaping at City Park in Denver, Colorado; shows flowers and water.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Group of workmen

    • Outdoor portrait of men in Denver, Colorado; one makes hand gestures.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Fort Collins, Colorado

    • This interior view of the Great Western Sugar Plant in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, shows men working among tanks; railings surround pits in the floor; pipes and valves are in the foreground.
    • Fort Collins (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Factories--Colorado--Fort Collins--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Fort Collins--1900-1910.; Great Western Sugar Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Dam on the South Platte

    • View of a South Platte River spillway or dam, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Dams--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--1900-1920.; Spillways--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Group of women, one pushing baby in carriage, posed outdoors

    • Outdoor portrait of women, one with a baby in a carriage, in a garden by sunflowers, (probably) Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Baby carriages--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Infants--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1910 March 19

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100319
    • Tracks w. of Red Cliff

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks pass over Turkey Creek where it joins the Eagle River, in Eagle County, Colorado. Turkey Creek road is in the background.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Eagle River (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Turkey Creek (Eagle County, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1922 and 1930?]
    • Female X-C skiing

    • A woman poses on cross country skis with a dog, probably in Colorado.
    • Dogs--Colorado--1930-1940.; Skiing--Colorado--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • "Life Saver" and group of children in swimsuits

    • A man in shorts and a tank top with letters: "Chief Life Saver" poses in a crowd of boys and girls wearing swimming suits by a lake.
    • Bathing suits--1910-1930.; Boys--1910-1930.; Children--1910-1930.; Girls--1910-1930.; Lakes & ponds--1910-1930.; Lifeguards--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Valley & mtns

    • View of a wide valley, trees, and a dirt road, with mountains in the background, probably in Colorado.
    • Roads--Colorado--1920-1940.; Valleys--Colorado--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Royal Gorge Hanging Bridge, view looking east.

    • View of Hanging Bridge, in Royal Gorge, Fremont County, Colorado; shows Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, the Arkansas River, and granite cliffs.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1920-1930.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [1929 or 1930?]
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 5, 1912 December 7

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19121207

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