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    • 35 degrees below at Gunnison

    • A man poses on a horse drawn sled in Gunnison (Gunnison County), Colorado; snow and ice encrust trees nearby. Letters on the sleigh read: "Davette Bros."
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Horses--Colorado--Gunnison--1900-1920.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--Gunnison--1900-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Gunnison--1900-1920.; Winter--Colorado--Gunnison--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • [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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    • [Young] White Bull

    • Studio portrait of Young White Bull a Native American (Minniconjou Sioux) boy in a squatted action pose on a woven blanket, holding a rattle. He wears a roach with feathers, kilt, fur belt, moccasins, face paint, beaded arm and wrist bands, and a...
    • Dakota Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Boys--1910-1920.; Young White Bull.
    • [1913?]
    • "Butterfly Dance" of the Hopi [sic] Indians

    • View of Native American Pueblo men and women dancers; the men wear kilts, moccasins, bells, and carry rattles; the women wear mantas, moccasins, tablet headdresses (tablitas), and carry feathers. Shows singers and a drum.
    • Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Dance--1920-1930.; Ceremonial dancers--1920-1930.
    • 1933
    • "First Choice"-Dance at San Ildefanso [sic]

    • Native Americans of San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, perform a dance wearing costumes with headdresses; other Native Americans and white people gather in a circle around the dancers.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--San Ildefonso--1900-1920.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--San Ildefonso--1900-1920.; Tewa Indians--Dance--New Mexico--San Ildefonso--1900-1920.; San Ildefonso (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Ceremonial dancers--New...
    • [between 1900 and 1912?]
    • "Goldfield" near Victor, Colo.

    • Overlook view of mines, tailings, and houses in Goldfield, (Teller County) Colorado.
    • Tailings embankments--Colorado--Goldfield--1930-1940.; Goldfield (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--Colorado--Goldfield--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Goldfield--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Goldfield--1930-1940.
    • [1930?]
    • "Snake Priests," Hopi Indians snake dances

    • Native American Hopi snake priests dance in front of Snake Rock, pueblo buildings, and a Kisi, wearing body paint, kilts, and animal pelt tails, Walpi, First Mesa, Arizona.
    • Hopi Indians--Dance--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Spiritual life--Arizona--Walpi--1920-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1920-1930.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1920-1930.; Ceremonial...
    • 1921
    • "The First House in Denver" Postcard

    • Unused postcard created by William H.H. Larimer depicting the first house in Denver the residence of General Larimer built in 1858. Includes photographs of both General Larimer and his son William H.H. Larimer.
    • Dwellings--Colorado--Denver.; Log Cabins.
    • 1908
    • A bunch of elk on J.B. Dawson's Ranch, Routt Co., Colo.

    • Herd of elk in corral, John Barkley Dawson's Ranch, near Hayden (Routt County), Colorado; log posts for corral railing.
    • Dawson, John Barkley--Homes & haunts.; Routt County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Corrals--Colorado--Routt County--1910-1920.; Elk--Colorado--Routt County--1910-1920.; Ranches--Colorado--Routt County--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1915]
    • A busy day, Vernon, Colo.

    • View of a gable roof church with pointed arch windows and a commercial building in Vernon (Yuma County), Colorado. A group of women in dresses stand on the porch of a building with a sign that reads: "Kirkendall Shoes." Parked around the buildings...
    • Vernon (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Churches--Colorado--Vernon--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Vernon--1910-1920.
    • 1911?
    • A football game, Hayden, Colo, RR days celebration

    • People crowd a football field during a Railroad Days celebration in Hayden (Routt County), Colorado; some look at a stage, others look at people atop a hill.
    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company--Public relations--1910-1920.; Hayden (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Celebrations--Colorado--Hayden--1910-1920.; Football--Colorado--Hayden--1910-1920.; Spectators--Colorado--Hayden--1910-1920.
    • 1913 Autumn
    • A giant in action, Fairplay, Colo

    • View of a gold miner running a "giant monitor" nozzle at a hydraulic placer mine in Fairplay, Park County, Colorado.
    • Fairplay (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Fairplay--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • A glimpse of Manitou from Ute Pass

    • Distant view of Manitou Springs, Colorado, seen from Ute Pass; one lane dirt road with wooden barricades for railings on cliff edge above Fountain Creek.
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1940.; Ute Pass (El Paso County, Colo.)--1890-1940.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1890-1940.
    • [between 1890 and 1935]
    • A long cast

    • One man fishing in South Platte River in Platte Canyon possibly near Glenisle, Colorado, reached via Colorado and Southern Railway; fisherman casting into stream with wicker creel on shoulder.
    • Glenisle (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Fishing--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • A Navajo Indian Hogan Ganado, Arizona Ganado Mission Gift Shop

    • Native American (Navajo) women and a girl sit and stand near a timber and earth hogan in Ganado, Arizona. One woman sits near a loom, the other near a clay water jar.
    • Ganado Mission (Ganado, Ariz.)--Facilities--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Ganado--1910-1920.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--Ganado--1910-1920.; Hogans--Arizona--Ganado--1910-1920.; Girls--Arizona--Ganado--1910-1920.; Souvenir...
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • A portion of Rifle, Colo.

    • View of a section of the town of Rifle in Garfield County, Colorado. Shows churches and wood frame houses. The Roan Cliffs are in the distance.
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1890-1920.; Roan Cliffs (Utah and Colo.)--1890-1920.; Churches--Colorado--Rifle--1890-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Rifle--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • A shady lane in Monument Valley Park, Colo. Springs

    • Tree-lined dirt trail in Monument Valley Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado; wooden park bench underneath cottonwood tree, left foreground; rock supported embankment along trail, center left; numerous leaves on trail, probably autumn; large structure...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Benches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.
    • [between 1903 and 1910]
    • A stormy day on Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • Close-up of snowy standard gauge railroad track on barren cloud covered Rollins Pass in Colorado; Moffat Road, Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake Railroad).
    • Rollins Pass (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1900-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1930.; Snow--Colorado--1900-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • 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?]
    • A.G. Lowande and circus horse

    • A.G. Lowande, an equestrian with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stands beside a white horse. Lowande is dressed in a costume which includes a leotard with a separate decorative yoke and skirt of embroidered, appliqued and...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus animals--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Horses--1910-1920.; Lowande, A. G.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Adams Falls, Grand Lake

    • Adams Falls (or possibly Ouzel Falls named by Enos Mills after Ouzel bird or "water dipper"), Grand Lake, Colorado; shows rocky and narrow cascading waterfall. The Falls was reached via Moffat Road, Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later...
    • Adams Falls (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1920]
    • Aftermath of Ludlow Massacre

    • Coal miners, a boy, a teenager, and a young girl stand and eat slices of bread near the remnants of the tent colony destroyed in the Ludlow Massacre during the U.M.W. strike against C.F. & I. in Ludlow (Las Animas County), Colorado. Wood, pieces of...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Ludlow (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Children--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; Coal miners--Colorado--Ludlow--1910-1920.; Eating &...
    • [1914]
    • Alaska, Juneau mill

    • View of the Juneau Gold Mining Company mill in Juneau, Alaska shows: mill buildings, dock, water.
    • Mine buildings--Alaska--Juneau--1920-1930.; Juneau (Alaska)--1920-1930.; Mills--Alaska--Juneau--1920-1930.; Mining--Alaska--Juneau--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Albert Attock-nie, celebrated Comanche interpreter

    • Seated portrait of Albert Attocknie, a Native American Comanche interpreter, holding a feather fan and wearing animal fur over his braids, feathers in his hair, and a buckskin shirt with a neck scarf.
    • Comanche Indians--1920-1930.; Indian interpreters--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--1920-1930.; Translators--1920-1930.; Attock-nie, Albert.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Albion St. Mother Leets last home Denver

    • View of the Leet home at 1630 Albion Street in the South Park Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features a covered porch.
    • Leet, Modeste--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; South Park Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Alpine Troup [sic] sisters and brother, father

    • Members of the "Alpine Troupe," with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose outside a tent. The performing troupe of brothers and sisters are in costume. The women wear turban-like headdresses with ostrich feathers over long...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Families--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Alta Washakie a Shoshone Indian

    • Studio portrait (standing) of Alta Washakie, a Native American (Shoshone) young woman. She wears beaded moccasins, leggings, a leather belt decorated with metal, two shawls, and bead necklaces.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Shoshoni Indians--1900-1920.; Teenagers--1900-1920.; Women--1900-1920.; Washakie, Alta.
    • [between 1902 and 1920]
    • American Indian

    • Studio portrait of Cured Horn, a Native American (Sioux and Cheyenne) man. He wears a suit, a scarf around his neck, and a wide-brimmed hat.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1910.; Dakota Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Cured Horn.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • American Smelter, Durango, Colorado

    • View of the Durango Smelting Plant in Durango, LaPlata County, Colorado shows: refinery buildings, smokestacks, tailings.
    • Durango (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Buildings--Colorado--Durango--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Durango--1920-1930.; Smelters--Colorado--Durango--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • An Indian camp, in the Black Hills

    • View of Native American Lakota Sioux chiefs sitting on the ground, with a tobacco pipe, feather fan, and bow and arrow. They wear headdresses and leggings and cotton shirts. Women, tepees, and smoke show in background.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--1890-1900.; Indian encampments--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Andrew Perd A Sof Py (Comanche)

    • Three-quarters standing outdoor portrait of Andrew Perd A Sof Py, a Native American Comanche man wearing a animal fur cap, shirt with neck scarf, blanket wrap and holding a feather fan and rattle at the monument dedication of Quanah Parker near...
    • Comanche Indians--Oklahoma--Cache--1910-1930.; Indians of North America--Oklahoma--Cache--1910-1930.; Cache (Okla.)--1910-1930.; Clothing & dress--Oklahoma--Cache--1910-1930.; Dedications--Oklahoma--Cache--1910-1930.; Parker, Quanah,...
    • [1911 or 1926?]
    • Apache babe and cradle, Indian camp, Wichita Mt. Okla.

    • View of a Native American Apache baby, in a cradleboard with a hood, in a camp in the Wichita Mountains, Oklahoma.
    • Apache Indians--Oklahoma--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Oklahoma--1890-1900.; Cradleboards--Oklahoma--1890-1900.; Infants--Oklahoma--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Apache Indians at the Apache Indian Mission

    • Native American (Apache) men, women, and children pose on the porch of the Apache Indian Mission, probably on the San Carlos Reservation in Arizona.
    • San Carlos Apache Tribe--1910-1920.; Apache Indians--Arizona--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1910-1920.; San Carlos Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Children--Arizona--1910-1920.; Women--Arizona--1910-1920.
    • [1910]
    • Approaching Duffield, Cripple Creek Short Line

    • Cripple Creek Short Line standard gauge tracks through mountainous terrain approaching Duffield, Colorado, signpost; Colorado Springs and Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • Duffield (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Approaching Gold Cup Mine near Tin Cup

    • View of a dirt road near the Gold Cup Mine (Gold Cup Republic Mine) near Tin Cup (Gunnison County), Colorado. Mine buildings and tailings are in the distance.
    • Gold Cup Republic Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Tin Cup (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Abandoned mines.; Dirt roads.; Mining.; Tailings embankments.
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    • Arrow, Colo. on the Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake) passenger train at Arrow, Colorado train station; dining room, Elk Saloon and rooms, Cottage Bar, hotel, and New England Kitchen are identifiable businesses; wooden frame...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Billboards--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • Ascending Congor Mesa, Moffat Road

    • Denver & Salt Lake Railroad (formerly Denver, Northwestern & Pacific) passenger train number one ascending two percent grade of Congor Mesa above box car station of Orestod, Colorado, Moffat Road; railroad embankment & curve with standard gauge...
    • Congor Mesa (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Orestod (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Yarmony Creek (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1907 and 1915]
    • Assaying precious metals in Leadville, Colo., $3,723 in two gold bricks on scale pan

    • Interior view of a mine assay laboratory in Leadville, Colorado; shows furnaces, a cabinet balance-scale, ore samples, and a man working with tongs.
    • Assaying--Colorado--Leadville--1860-1870.; Leadville (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gold--Colorado--Leadville--1860-1870.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1860-1870.
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • At grave of Quanah

    • Native American Comanche pose at Quanah Parker's memorial inside a fence decorated with a wreath, Post Oak Mission Cemetery, near Cache, Oklahoma. They include: "from left to right: Tuas-ye-ah, Quannah [sic] Parker's grand daughter, Alberta Clark,...
    • Comanche Indians--Oklahoma--Cache--1920-1930.; Indian scouts--Oklahoma--Cache--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--Oklahoma--Cache--1920-1930.; Cache (Okla.)--1920-1930.; Post Oak Mission Cemetery (Comanche County, Okla.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [1926?]
    • 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
    • Auto road, Hayden, Colo.

    • View of gabled buildings along a dirt road in Hayden (Routt County), Colorado. Shows houses, commercial buildings, the Edison School, barns, electricity or telephone poles and a fence.
    • Hayden (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Hayden--1900-1920.; Dirt roads--Colorado--Hayden--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Autumn

    • Autumn scene, probably in Denver, Colorado; ditch with water winding past bare trees, rock footbridge in background.
    • Autumn--Colorado--1890-1910.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Bacon Rind, Osage

    • Head and shoulders portrait of a Native American (Osage) man, identified as Bacon Rind. He is decoratively dressed in a print shirt, hair pipe necklaces, choker, earrings, a large cross around his neck, a traditional beaver bandeau with feathers,...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Osage Indians--1900-1920.; Bandeaux--1900-1920.; Clothing & dress--1900-1920.; Bacon Rind.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Balanced Rock, Garden of the Gods

    • View of rock formation, Balanced Rock; Garden of the Gods, Colorado.
    • Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1890-1940.; Rock formations--Colorado--1890-1940.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Bathing beach, Grand Lake

    • View of "bathing beach" on Grand Lake, Colorado; sandy shoreline with rowboats, makeshift dock, men, women, children & a dog; man in rowboat named "ZemZem" near swimmers (women & children); wooden box labeled "Roasted Coffees" near makeshift pier;...
    • Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1910-1920.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Beaches--Colorado--Grand Lake--1910-1920.; Rowboats--Colorado--Grand Lake--1910-1920.; Swimming--Colorado--Grand Lake--1910-1920.
    • [between 1912 and 1920]
    • Bayfield, Colo.

    • View of the town of Bayfield (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows houses, barns, churches, and fences. Signs on commercial buildings read: "General Merchandise, 1902," and "W.O.W" (Woodsmen of the World). A person mounted on a horse is on a dirt road...
    • Bayfield (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Bayfield--1900-1910.
    • [between 1902 and 1910?]
    • Berkeley Lake Parkway, Denver

    • View of Berkeley Lake Parkway in Denver, Colorado; adobe-style building (bathhouse or pavilion) surrounded by landscaping, with benches in front; Berkeley Lake is barely visible behind building; dirt road in foreground.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1920]
    • Berkley [sic] Lake Parkway, Denver

    • View of Berkeley Lake Parkway in Denver, Colorado; at left, an adobe-style building (bathhouse or pavilion) is surrounded by landscaping, with bench and sprinkler in front; Berkeley Lake is barely visible behind building; in foreground, dirt road...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1900-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1920]
    • Big Thompson Canon

    • View of Big Thompson Canyon & River, Colorado; boulders along stream.
    • Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Big Thompson River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Canyons--Colorado--Big Thompson Canyon--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Big Thompson Canyon--1900-1920.
    • [between 1908 and 1920]

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