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    • Faro - Monte

    • Men play cards at tables with surrounded by men in California. Gambling chips and a chip bank are on the tables. The men wear shirts or jackets, pants boots and hats. Two gamblers wear suits, bow ties, and top hats.
    • Card games--1850-1860.; Casinos--1850-1860.; Gambling--1850-1860.
    • 1857 October 3
    • Pile of little indians.

    • A group of Native American (Paiute) children play in the sand, Kaibab Plateau, northern Arizona.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Southern Paiute Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Kaibab Plateau (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Children playing in sand--Arizona--1870-1880.
    • 1874
    • Manitou House, Colorado Springs

    • Interior view of the Manitou House Hotel office, in Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; decor includes taxidermy mounted squirrels, a lynx, a beaver, birds, a rabbit, and deer. A Regulator clock, rifles, pistols, a safe, and a kerosene lamp...
    • Manitou House Hotel (Manitou Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hotel front desk personnel--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1880.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1870-1880.; Interiors--Colorado--Manitou...
    • 1874 August 31
    • A Chinese reception in San Francisco

    • Chinese men and women are in a room decorated with lanterns, filigree wall screens and tapestries in San Francisco (Marin County), California. Men and women play stringed instruments, cymbals and drums. Some men smoke pipes; others eat rice at a...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Clothing & dress--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Eating & drinking--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Interiors--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.;...
    • 1877 June 9
    • Shooting cattle at Standing Rock Indian Agency

    • View of Native American (Dakota, Yanktonai) men, women and children at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota or South Dakota. Men shoot cattle in a fenced corral nearby. Shows tepees at a camp and Native Americans with horses,...
    • Dakota Indians--Subsistence activities--Standing Rock Indian Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Subsistence activities--Standing Rock Indians Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1870-1880.; Yanktonai Indians--Subsistence...
    • 1879 February 22
    • Silverton school

    • Women and girls play baseball in the dirt street in front of a school in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. The women and girls wear hats and dresses with aprons. Children watch near the two-story brick school building with a mansard roof and...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Baseball--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Silverton--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • School house, Crested Butte, Colo.

    • Several children play in the snow in front of the old Rock Schoolhouse, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado. Built in 1883 out of fieldstone, it was the first permanent school in town and operated until 1911, when a larger brick schoolhouse...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; School children--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Schools--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Ute Boyle [i.e. Baile] del Oso (Bear Dance) on reservation

    • Native American (Ute) men and women take part in a Bear Dance near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. A line of men face a line of women while a group of men who sit in a circle probably play drums and moraches near a wood rail and brush fence....
    • Bear dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ute Indian Reservation (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Bogle del Oso, Bear dance, reservation, music on Maroche

    • Native Americans (Ute) participate in a Bear dance at Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado; group of men sit in a circle near brush corral, and probably play drums and maroches; men and women face each other in two parallel lines, others look on; the...
    • Bear dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Dance--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Fun for the boys, Glenwood Springs, Col. U. S. A.

    • Five boys play on a fountain that squirts water in the center of the Natatorium in the town of Glenwood Springs (formerly known as Defiance), Colorado, in Garfield County. Other children frolic on the pool's deck and in the water. The Stone Bath...
    • Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children playing in water--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Fountains--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Springs--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Glenwood...
    • 1890
    • Report of Henry A. Buchtel Pastor Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Denver, Colorado

    • This is a report submitted to the Quarterly Conference at the close of Henry A. Buchtel's term as pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church. During his tenor the church raised money to build a new building at 1820 Broadway in Denver, Colo. The...
    • Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 30
    • "Catalla Wa Cheepee" a Squaw Dance S...? P.R. Ag

    • Native American Lakota Sioux women gather in a circle, possibly to play a game of dice on the ground, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The Presbyterian church shows on the east end of agency's main street.
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--Women--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--South Dakota--Pine...
    • 1891 May 8
    • The Coloradan: Vol. II No. 3

    • Article and front cover of The Coloradan, pertaining to First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1893 May 1
    • Denver - Webber residence (220 Bigler St.)

    • View of the Webber residence at 220 Bigler Street, Denver, Colorado. It is a two story brick structure with arched windows and a covered front porch. Children play in front of the house.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1893?
    • Nevada

    • Actors perform in the play "Nevada" on a stage in a Craig, Colorado, theater. A mountain scene is painted on the wall as a backdrop and a wood-frame cabin is part of the set. The actors are dressed in costumes; members of the audience sit in chairs...
    • Craig (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Actors--Colorado--Craig--1890-1900.; Interiors.; Stages (Platforms)--Colorado--Craig--1890-1900.; Theatrical productions--Colorado--Craig--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Ute Indians at play posing

    • Native American (Ute) men and a woman, Towee, and John (Jim) Taylor, aBlack man, pose outdoors, possibly at the old Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado; five unidentified Ute men, one on horseback who aims a shotgun, surround Jim Taylor,...
    • Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tableaux--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1894
    • Ute Indians at play - posing

    • Native American (Ute) men and woman and a white man pose outdoors, possibly at old Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Native American men surround unidentified white man on horseback holding revolver; the men hold a spear, a shotgun, and...
    • Indians of North America--Women--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tableaux--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1894
    • Ute Indians at play posing

    • Native American (Ute) men and woman and a white man pose outdoors for a portrait (standing), possibly at old Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado; unidentified Native American men surround a white man, holding a revolver, on horseback; the...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Tableaux--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • Montclair School, interior (school play)

    • Interior view at Stanley School, Denver, Colorado, shows students performing a play on a stage decorated with Americana. Empty chairs in front of the stage suggest a rehearsal.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Stages (Platforms)--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1897
    • Norwood Streets

    • A woman stands near a stagecoach with men and women passengers on dirt Main Street in Norwood (San Miguel County), Colorado. Shows wood frame and brick buildings, utility poles; also, children as they play on street. Signs on buildings read:...
    • Norwood (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Norwood--1890-1900.; Stagecoaches--Colorado--Norwood--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Heraldo Annual: 1900

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1900.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1900
    • Heraldo Annual: 1901

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1901.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1901
    • Lyons Colo. Band

    • The Lyons Band poses at the head of the 1901 Fourth of July parade, Lyons, Colorado. L. H. Dieterick plays the bass drum and Grubbs is on the snare drum. Other musicians play trombones, altos, tenors and cornets. More marching units and floats show...
    • Lyons (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fourth of July celebrations--Colorado--Lyons--1900-1910.; Marching bands--Colorado--Lyons--1900-1910.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Lyons--1900-1910.
    • 1901 July 4
    • The Church Record: Vol. 1 No. 2

    • Newsletter produced by the Central Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in newsletter is a sermon by different religious leaders within the church, list of new members and events of different church societies.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901 March
    • The Story of Trinity choir : 1859-1903.

    • Brief history of the Trinity Methodist Church's choir. Included are photograph of prominent performers, a list of performers by their vocal classification, a reproductions of programs for earlier performances.
    • Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colorado). Choir--History.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colorado)--1900-1910
    • 1902
    • The Heraldo Annual: 1902

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1902.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1902
    • Young mountaineers - a dangerous playground - Grand Cańon of Arizona

    • Toddlers play on a rock formation on the edge of Grand Canyon (later Grand Canyon National Park) in Arizona; the boys wear sombrero hats.
    • Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Children playing outdoors--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park--1900-1910.; Children--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park--1900-1910.; National parks &...
    • 1903
    • The Church Record: Vol. II No. 12

    • Newsletter produced by the Central Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in newsletter is a sermon by different religious leaders within the church, list of new members and events of different church societies.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1903 June
    • The Detention Home

    • Jolin Wright and Nora B. Wright play croquet in the fenced playground of the Detention Home School (later the Gilliam Youth Center for Juvenile Justice) at 2844 Downing Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a square,...
    • Detention Home School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Croquet--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fences--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1903?
    • Sam Maestas Sr. (without hat), about 17, playing poker in Ocate, NM

    • Three men sit at a table and play poker in Ocate (Mora County), New Mexico. Sam Maestas, Sr. (on the left), sits in a chair and holds a hand of cards. He wears a suit and smokes a cigar. Two unidentified men play with him. One man wears a suit,...
    • Hispanic Americans--1900-1910.; Mexican Americans--1900-1910.; Ocate (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Group portraits.; Poker.; Smoking.; Maestas, Sam--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Pictorial...
    • 1904 May 2
    • Mrs. Sarah Du Prau and Mrs. T. Sebelin [sic.] in parlor of Beaumont Hotel

    • Mrs. Sarah Du Prau and Mrs. T. Sebelien play cards at a parlor table inside the Beaumont Hotel, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. The parlor has patterned carpet, heavy drapes and floral upholstered funiture.
    • Beaumont Hotel (Ouray, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Card games--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Parlors--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Du Prau, Sarah.; Sebelien, T.
    • 1905
    • The Annual: North Side High School 1905

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1905
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1905
    • Summer, 1905

    • View of Denver Country Club clubhouse, in Denver, Colorado; shows a frame building with dormers and a wrap-around porch. Men play golf by the gravel drive.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver Country Club (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Clubhouses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Country clubs--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Golf--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1905 Summer
    • Ouray, Colo.

    • View over the goldfish pond with fountain, before the swimming pool was built, Chipeta Park, (later Radium Springs Park) Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Uniformed baseball players play a game on the park ball diamond, while spectators look on from...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Radium Springs Park (Ouray, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Baseball players--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Fountains--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Ouray--1900-1910.
    • 1906
    • The Annual: The North Side High School 1906

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1906
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1906
    • Annual: North Side High School 1907

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1907
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1907
    • YMCA, main building

    • Men play chess and checkers in a game room at the Young Men's Christian Association (Y.M.C.A.) at East 16th (Sixteenth) Avenue and Lincoln Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Board games--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Organizations' facilities--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Recreation...
    • 1907

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