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    • Coyote pelts

    • A dog sits behind the steering wheel of an automobile next to a display of coyote and cougar pelts propped against the bed, wheels and canvas top of a wagon. A saddled horse stands between the automobile and a canvas tent. Rifles stand propped...
    • Coyote--Control--1920-1930.; Automobiles--1920-1930.; Coyote hunting--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--1920-1930.
    • [between 1922 and 1927?]
    • John Wesley McVey, Boulder Hotel owner

    • John Wesley McVey, a Black man, poses with his leg propped on a bench. A second man wearing a suit, waistcoat, and a hat poses with his leg propped on the same bench. McVey's building is in the background.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; African Americans--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; McVey, John Wesley.
    • 1885
    • Soldiers eating around a jeep

    • Five Tenth Mountain Division soldiers eat their chow around a jeep in a heavily shelled Italian town. One bites into a piece of food and holds an opened can with a spoon in it while standing beside the jeep. The second sits behind the steering...
    • Soldiers--United States--1945.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • [1945]
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West

    • A group of Native American men is gathered in front of a teepee playing cards in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Erastina in Staten Island, New York. A feather headdress rests on the end of a long spear propped aginst a tree in the left...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Tipis--1880-1890.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1886?]
    • Contemplating mortality

    • In this composite, allegorical photograph, a man stands and contemplates a dead body, probably his own. The man has a full beard and stands in a dark suit and looks down at the body propped in a velvet chair with wooden legs and decorated with...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Allegories.; Dead persons.; Death.; Men.; Photographic studios.
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    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of a baby propped up in a chair covered with a tapestry. The child wears a light colored dress. Shows a backdrop with trees in the distance.
    • Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Indians, Umatilla

    • View of two crying Native American Umatilla babies tied in cradleboards and propped up against a lattice fence.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Umatilla Indians--Children--1890-1900.; Cradleboards--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Nevadaville original appearance of McNicholas house west side built in 1859

    • This one room hewn-log house in Nevadaville, Gilpin County, Colorado, has a door, a window, a brick chimney, and a shingled, gable roof. Siding covers the front, and beams are propped against the walls for support.
    • McNicholas, Rosa--Homes & haunts.; Nevadaville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.; Log buildings--Colorado--Nevadaville--1940-1950.
    • 1940
    • City Park, Georgetown, Colo.

    • View of City Park, Georgetown, Colorado, looking towards Victorian houses outside park fence. Five figures stand before one house. Eleven children sit on benches along the inside of the park fence. The girls wear dresses and hair ribbons; one boy...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Children--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.; Parks--Colorado--Georgetown--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Central City Art Gallery

    • Artwork is displayed in a corner of the Gilpin County Art Gallery in Central City, Colorado. Paintings hang on the stone walls and are propped up against the wall on the floor. Ceramics and sculptures are displayed on a tarp on the floor.
    • Gilpin County Art Gallery--1960-1970.; Central City (Colo.)--1960-1970.
    • 1961
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View of Caribou (9800 feet), a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado, includes log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled and lean-to structures. Many have external timber braces propped against them for protection against the wind...
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • An unidentified man wearing a hat sits back in a chair with his leg resting on the arm of a canvas chair. His booted foot is held up in the air by a clamp in the foreground. He wears work clothes; his shirt buttoned to the top. A tent is propped...
    • Camp sites, facilities, etc.--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1931?]
    • Spotted Tail's papoose

    • Spotted Tail's baby in swaddling clothes and blankets. The baby is propped against a stump.
    • Brulé Indians--1870-1890.; Dakota Indians--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--1870-1890.; Infants--1870-1890.; Spotted Tail, 1823-1881--Family.
    • [between 1875 and 1885]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View northwest from Goat Hill over Caribou (9800 feet), a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado includes streets lined with log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled and lean-to structures. Many have external timber braces propped...
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Residence in Denver, Colorado

    • A bicycle is propped against a stone wall in front of a large brick house in Denver, Colorado. Columns support the covered front entrance to the house. A man works in the yard in the left midground while a horse grazes in the lot adjacent to the...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Fences--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Stone walls--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Navajo weavers

    • Native American (Navajo) women sit at two looms near a rock ledge in either Arizona or New Mexico. A baby in a cradleboard is propped against one of the looms. A herd of goats and sheep stand on the ledge.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1940.; Navajo Indians--1900-1940.; Navajo women weavers--1900-1940.; Cradleboards--1900-1940.; Infants--1900-1940.; Looms--1900-1940.; Weaving--1900-1940.; Women--1900-1940.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Caribou, Colo.

    • View northwest from Goat Hill over Caribou (9800 feet), Boulder County, Colorado, includes streets lined with log, board and batten, wood frame false fronts, gabled and lean-tos structures. Many have external timber braces propped against them for...
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1944 March 1
    • Mrs. Sherman Bell, Wetmore, Colo.

    • Mrs. Sherman Bell poses for a studio portrait in Wetmore, Colorado in Custer County. She sits in a straight-back chair with her right arm propped on a table and wears a fitted dress with a ruffle around the bottom, an Elizabethan-style collar, a...
    • Wetmore (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Wetmore--1880-1890.; Bell, Sherman 1866-1942, Mrs.
    • 1888?
    • Hanging Rock near Aspen, Colorado

    • View of James H. Adams and his son Irving Adams on a ledge under Hanging Rock in Aspen, Colorado; features a boy dressed in breeches, suspenders and a cap leaning against a rock; man with hands on hips and foot propped on a rock stands on rock...
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1910-1920.
    • [about 1910]
    • Railroad workers at camp

    • covered wagon is behind the horses in the right background. A ridge of snow-capped mountains is in the distance.; Stereographic view of a group of seven men gathered in front of a large tent, possibly part of a railroad construction or surveying...
    • Colorado--1870-1900.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1870-1900.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1900.; Railroad construction workers--1870-1900.; Tents--Colorado--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Caribou, Colo. 1870-1879

    • probably when this image was first taken.; The mining town of Caribou sits along the base of Caribou Hill in Boulder County, Colorado. The schoolhouse is in the left foreground on Sherman Street with three long log poles propped against one side...
    • School buildings--Colorado--Caribou--1870-1880.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Caribou (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Streets--Colorado--Caribou--1870-1880.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Native American men

    • Native American (Plains) men and woman pose outdoors. The men lie on the ground while the woman stands. She is wrapped in a blanket. The men wear moccasins, leggings, and blankets. A cradleboard is propped up against a pile of blankets and hides. A...
    • Indians of North America--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Great Plains--1880-1910.; Cradleboards--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Women--Great Plains--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Barbecue at the Denver Union Stockyard

    • A large crowd of people gathers outside the Denver Union Stockyard in Denver, Colorado. Men and women prepare food for a barbecue. Women work under a cook shed and men in aprons crowd around tables outside. Smoke rises from a coal pile. Beer...
    • Denver Union Stock Yard Company--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Barbecues--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1897 and 1910?]
    • Memorial Arch, Stanford University

    • many campus buildings were heavily damaged in the "great earthquake" of April, 1906.; Memorial Arch and Jane Stanford are seen from under a covered walkway on the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, California. Rounded arches line the arcade...
    • Stanford University--1900-1910.; Memorial arches--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Universities & colleges--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Stanford, Jane Lathrop, 1828-1905.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of a baby girl propped on a chair that is draped with a patterned tapestry. The baby wears a sleeveless dress with a ribbon near the collar.
    • Girls--1890-1910.; Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Depot at Barr

    • The train depot at Barr, Colorado, in Weld County, is a one- story, building with a gable, windows, a chimney, and shingled roof. Signs around the door include "Barr," "Adams Express Company," and "Western Union." Railroad signs are on a post that...
    • Barr (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Power lines--Colorado--Barr--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Barr--1900-1910.
    • 1907 June 9
    • Nicoli (Pix-on-che-la-hoit)

    • Nicoli (also known as "Pix-on-che-la-hoit"), a Native American on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, walks along a creek on the reservation. He wears his hair in long braids with strips of fur wrapped around them. He also has a...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.; Nicoli.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Portrait of a portrait of a man

    • Portrait of a framed portrait of a man. The portrait is propped up on a wooden drawer.
    • Men--1890-1900.; Photographic prints--1890-1900.; Portrait photographs--1890-1900.; Portraits--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Equipment

    • View of two pieces of equipment propped near a stone wall. One tool appears to be a lamp that hangs from a long iron hook. The other may be a sprayer of some sort.
    • Equipment--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Old Man Topping and the first log cabin in Cripple Creek

    • "Old Man Topping" with a miner's pick over his shoulder and his dog pose in front of first log cabin in Cripple Creek, Colorado; the cabin is small, flat-roof and rounded with a gold pan on exterior cabin wall and a shovel propped against cabin...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Prospecting--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1892 and 1895]
    • Entryway of house near Guadalupe from under porch, Santa Fe, N.M.

    • A Hispanic man and woman pose under the porch of the entryway to an adobe house in Santa Fe. The man is seated on a wood chair and the woman stands leaning against the wall. She wears a long, full skirt. A wood ladder is propped against the wall...
    • Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1910-1920.; Hispanic Americans-- New Mexico--Santa Fe--1910-1920.; Houses--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1910-1920.
    • [1912?]
    • Pueblo de Taos

    • Stereographic view of Pueblo de Taos near Taos in New Mexico. Wood ladders are propped against several of the flat-roofed, adobe buildings at the pueblo.
    • Taos (N.M.)--1870-1900.; Pueblos--New Mexico--Taos--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of a baby who is propped up on a chair covered with a tapestry. The child wears a light colored gown with an ornate eyelet lace hemline.
    • Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • John Brown's sons at home

    • A group of visitors gathers around an old man on a hill identified as Brown's Peak near Altadena (Los Angeles County), California. The women wear bonnets and their skirts have bustles. The wood frame house is propped up with poles and belongs to...
    • Brown, Jason, California resident--Homes & haunts.; Brown, Owen--Homes & haunts.; Los Angeles County (Calif.)--1870-1900.; Guests--California--Los Angeles County--1870-1900.; Houses--California--Los Angeles County--1870-1900.; Men--California--Los...
    • [between 1870 and 1889?]
    • Snow shed, Alpine Pass

    • A long snow shed covers the main line of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad in front of the stone engine house at Alpine Pass, about a quarter of a mile west of the Alpine Tunnel, on the border of Chaffee and Gunnison counties in Colorado....
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.; Snowsheds--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.
    • [1882?]
    • Watertown Library, New York

    • Water from the Black River pours over a ledge in Watertown, New York. The backs of several businesses stand on the edge of the river, including a furniture store in the foreground and a glass manufacturer in the background. A person climbs up a...
    • Black River (Herkimer County-Jefferson County, N.Y.)--1900- 1930.; Watertown (N.Y.)--1900-1930.; Commercial facilities--New York--Watertown--1900-1930.; People--New York--Watertown--1900-1930.; Rivers--New York--Watertown--1900-1930.
    • [between 1905 and 1925?]
    • Portrait of an infant

    • Two studio portraits (one inverted) of a baby in a ruffled dress with a lace collar. The baby is propped in a chair covered by a woven rug.
    • Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Cities streets street lighting installing lights on Alameda

    • Workmen install electric lamps on Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado. A bicycle is propped up against the utility pole. The Alameda Avenue subway and a horse-drawn buggy are in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Street lights--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1910]
    • Archaeology, Colorado

    • Two shovels lie propped over a ditch at an excavation site at Hawikuh in New Mexico. The ditch is several feet deep. Small shrubs lie in the background and a mountain top is in the distance.
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1917?]
    • Stanford University campus, Palo Alto, California

    • Several bicycles are propped against the side of a stone building at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California and the steeple of Memorial Church, built in 1903, is in the background. Jane and Leland Stanford founded the university in 1885....
    • Stanford University--1900-1910.; Churches--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Universities & colleges--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Stanford Memorial Church (Palo Alto, Calif.)
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Big Foot

    • View of the slain body of Chief Big Foot, Native American, Miniconjou Lakota Sioux, propped up in the snow on the Wounded Knee battleground, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota. U. S. soldiers, civilian burial party members, and a stovepipe from...
    • United States. Army.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Miniconjou Indians--War--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.;...
    • [1891? January 3]
    • Eldora, Colorado 1890-99 (prints)

    • Snow is piled up in front of the Assay Office of Welch and Bancroft on Eldorado Avenue in Eldora, a mining town in Boulder County, Colorado. An unidentified man sts on a log in the left midground at the base of a mound of snow where two young boys...
    • Assayers--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Eldora (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Children playing in snow--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Sleds & sleighs--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Peoples Tabernacle Church, Denver

    • The Peoples Tabernacle Church on Welton and 20th Streets in Denver was built in 1901. It boasts baths, a reading room, and an employment bureau. The church was organized by Rev. C.S. Uzell in 1884, and resided in a building on Blake Street near...
    • Peoples Tabernacle Church (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Gas street lamps--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1901 an 1910?]
    • Wyo. state hunters, Eagles Nest Nov. 1921 catch, 80 coyotes, 1 bobcat, 2 badgers.

    • Three tiers of coyote pelts hang from a wood and stone slab frame near Wamsutter in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. Two bandoliers of rifle cartridges stretched between boards hang below a bobcat pelt. Two badgers lie on the ground near axes stuck in...
    • Coyote--Control--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1920-1930.; Coyote hunting--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Dead animals--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--Wyoming--Sweetwater...
    • 1921 Nov
    • Portrait of an infant

    • Studio portrait of a baby propped in a chair covered with a woven rug. The baby wears a long dress with a lace underskirt and puffed sleeves.
    • Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Caribou, Colorado 1870-1899

    • Several wood frame buildings stand along a dirt road in Caribou in Boulder County, Colorado. Many of the buildings have false fronts. The roof of the building in the foreground is being replaced. A wood ladder is propped against the side of the...
    • Caribou (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Construction--Colorado--Caribou--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • Chief Big Foot killed in the battle at Wounded Knee with his full band by the 7th Cav

    • View of the twisted frozen slain body of Chief Big Foot, Native American, Miniconjou Lakota Sioux, propped up on the Wounded Knee battleground, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota.
    • Dakota Indians--War--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--War--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Miniconjou Indians--War--South Dakota--Wounded Knee--1890-1900.; Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.; Pine Ridge...
    • [1891 January 3]
    • Caribou, Colorado

    • An abandoned two story wood building is propped up by long log poles in Caribou,a mining district in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Caribou (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Caribou--1910-1930.; Wooden buildings--Colorado--Caribou--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Denver, Colorado, buildings, 1421 Champa St., interior, traffic & employment office, 1st floor

    • View of the traffic and employment office at the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building located at 1421 Champa Street, Denver, Colorado. Shows desks, chairs, tables, a couch, and mirror. Drapes cover the windows and transom...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Offices--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1942 August 25
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of an infant propped in a velvet upholstered chair. The baby wears a long dress probably of lace and linen or nainsook with a bow tied in the back.
    • Infants--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]

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