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    • Salida, Santa Claus, coming close near Main St.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive (Santa Claus Train) and caboose in Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado; numbers read "481." A Christmas wreath is on the side of the caboose. Tenderfoot Mountain and a bridge are in the distance.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Salida (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Salida--Colorado--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Salida--Colorado--1940-1950.; Wreaths--Salida--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • 1951 December 22
    • Twitchell Building, Salida

    • View of the Twitchell Building at 101 North F Street in Salida (Chaffee County), Colorado. The building is decorated, with simple straight lines and white trim, segmental arched bays accented by radiating voussoirs and stone sills. Letters carved...
    • Twitchell Building (Salida, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Salida (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Commercial facilities.; Jewelry stores.; Twitchell Building (Salida, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Commercial buildings--Colorado--Salida--Pictorial works.; Jewelry...
    • 1989
    • Fairmount Cemetery

    • Panorama view of graves and headstones in Fairmount Cemetery in Denver, Colorado. Two men decorate a gravesite in the distance. A gravestone reads: "Harris Alonso May 18, 1864 Nov 18, 1915".
    • Alonso, Harris, 1864-1915.--Tomb.; Fairmount Cemetery (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1916]
    • Camping in Rocky Mt. Park

    • A man and woman prepare a meal in the back of their camper at Rocky Mountain Lake Park in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The grill and cooking utensils sit on a drawer that slides under the truck. A dog sniffs at a platter of corn,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Rocky Mountain Lake Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Couples--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1918 and 1920?]
    • Trinidad Opera House

    • View of the two-story stone "Trinidad Opera House" on the 100 block of West Main Street in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. An arched stairway leads to the opera house. The building has pediments on the cornice, carved pilaster strips and...
    • Trinidad Opera House (Trinidad, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mercantile facilities--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1920.; Theaters--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1915?]
    • El Paso Stables

    • Men, on horseback, in vehicles, and on foot, pose near the El Paso Stables, Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, as part of the Sunflower (Flower) Carnival. Shows a two wheel buggy and chariot decorated with greenery and...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Awards--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Chariots--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • [1899?]
    • Rosita

    • View of two abandoned houses in Rosita, Custer County, Colorado, shows one cross gabled frame house with bargeboard, a covered porch, an unreadable sign over the entry and missing or boarded over windows.
    • Rosita (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Rosita--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Greeley, Colorado 2nd Prize

    • Band members pose in a darkened stadium in Greeley, Colorado. Their uniforms consist of jodhpurs, belted jackets, and WWI helmets. They carry brass horns, swords, rifles, flags, and a baton. Lettering on their bass drums reads: "Victor Candlin Post...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Band uniforms--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.; Bands--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • Woodstock snow slide ruins

    • View of a collapsed frame, probably one-story house, in Woodstock near Pitkin (Gunnison County), Colorado west of Alpine Pass. A wooden plank supports an unstable wall. A brick chimney, wooden shingles, and rafters are in the debris pile of the...
    • Woodstock (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Avalanches--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.; Ruins--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.; Snow--Colorado--Woodstock--1880-1890.
    • 1884?
    • Turret School

    • The boys and girls of the Turret, Colorado school pose in rows outside of the brick schoolhouse in Chaffee County. Sign reads: "Turret School, District #18, Erected 1902."
    • Turret (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Turret--1900-1910.; Students--Colorado--Turret--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • 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
    • Cinder block and brick lie in front of crumbled walls of Paris Theater

    • Night view of the Paris Art Theater at 76 Knox Court in Denver, Colorado, after an explosion; shows firemen picking through rubble.
    • Paris Art Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Explosions--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.;...
    • 1963 May 27
    • Manual Training High School Core Class

    • Dr. Bode, Dr. Aiken and students at Manual High School in Denver, Colorado, meet in an office of the school for class.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.); Whittier (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1938
    • Marble quarry

    • Miners pose near a building at the Kerr Stone Company quarry near Howard, Freemont County, Colorado. A rock slab that reads: "The Kerr Stone Co. PO Box 1027 Denver, Colo. 18.0 3.0 3.0" is near a pump.
    • Howard (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Howard--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Howard--1890-1910.; Quarrying--Colorado--Howard--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Snake River

    • A narrow channel of the Snake River flows through basalt rock formations in Bingham County, Idaho. Graffiti on a rock reads: "S.T.-[18?]"
    • Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Idaho--1870-1880.; Rivers--Idaho--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [1871.]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of two gravestones in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; stone has a modified arch top with the raised image of a lamb laying on its side; inscription reads: "Thomas Albert Son of Wm. & L. Wilkinson died April 21, 1?? Aged 3 yrs. 3 ms. 4...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • P.E. express car 1448 from left rear leaving Long Beach, Calif.

    • Pacific Electric Railway Company interurban streetcar 1448 leaves Long Beach (Los Angeles County), California. The "Hotel Juanita" and "Imperial Apartments Hotel" are in the distance. Lettering on the trolley reads: "Pacific Electric" and "1448."
    • Pacific Electric Railway Company--1940-1950.; Long Beach (Calif.)--1940-1950.; Business districts--California--Long Beach--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--California--Long Beach--1940-1950.
    • 1946 November 18
    • I want a wantad

    • An elephant stands at the Denver Post newspaper classified advertising counter in Denver, Colorado. Men and women look on. Sign reads: "Want Ads." Banner reads: "...& Marcos Circus Days."
    • Denver Post--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Advertising--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Counters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Elephants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper...
    • 1931 August 18
    • Essex Block, Lawrence Street, Denver

    • A view of the Essex Block, designed by Frank E. Edbrooke, at 16th (Sixteenth) and Lawrence in Denver, Colorado; shows awnings which read "Carpets" and "Draperies". A sign on the building reads "Golding, Loftus & Breune". Another sign on a third...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Office buildings--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • Ligonier Valley R.R., gas electric car No. 1152

    • View of a Ligonier Valley Railroad gas electric motor car in Ligonier (Westmoreland County), Pennsylvania. The motor car has an engineer's cab and a luggage and passenger compartment. The railroad station and platform are in the distance. Lettering...
    • Ligonier Valley Railroad--1940-1950.; Ligonier (Pa.)--1940-1950.; Railroad motor cars--Pennsylvania--Ligonier--1940-1950.; Railroad stations--Pennsylvania--Ligonier--1940-1950.
    • 1948 Apr. 18
    • Colorado and Southern Ry., Flanger snow plow, Leadville, Colo.

    • A Colorado & Southern flanger snow plow is parked at the entrance to a wood frame storage building with clapboard siding in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows a flanger blade mounted on a small work car with a motor. A sign reads: "Safety...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1980-1990.; Leadville (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.; Railroad facilities--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.; Snowplows--Colorado--Leadville--1980-1990.
    • 1980 July 18
    • City hall model viewed

    • Arvada Mayor Robert E. Johnson and City Manager Dick Thomas study a scale architectural model of the proposed City Hall with architect Don Barker. The room has veneer composite paneling, flags, wall clock, and a glass beaker. Name plate on a desk...
    • Arvada (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Architectural models--Colorado--Arvada--1970-1980.
    • 1970 May 18
    • Catalogue room

    • Interior view of the cataloging room at Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; Mr. John Parson and Miss Marsh sit next to books and bookshelves.
    • Denver Public Library--People--1900-1910.; Cataloging--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Library employees--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1907 March 18
    • Hallmark Christmas Card

    • Inset text reads: "You lend a silver lining to every cloud of gray, You lend a ray of sunshine though rainy be the day. You even lend my sunny days an extra bity of cheer -- It isn't any wonder that I love you so, my dear Merry Christmas" From...
    • 1932 (?) Dec 18
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 37, 1909 October 30

    • 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.
    • 19091030
    • High school graduating class

    • A group of graduating students pose with their teachers on the steps of East Denver High School at 19th and Stout Streets in Denver, Colorado. One boy holds a sign that reads: "Keep of the Grass."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Teachers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; East Denver High School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1890-1900.
    • [1894, May 18]
    • Smoke, Clinchfield R.R. meet of passenger trains, Poplar, N.C.

    • View of two Clinchfield Railroad trains about to pass each other near Poplar (Mitchell County), North Carolina. A man with a shovel works between the tracks. Shows a railroad signal, a stack of railroad ties, lumber, a pile of logs near a boxcar...
    • Clinchfield Railroad Company--1940-1950.; Poplar (N.C.)--1940-1950.; Railroad employees.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.
    • 1941 November 18
    • P.E. PCC car 5004 on Glendale line, Los Angeles, Calif.

    • Pacific Electric Railway Company PCC interurban streetcar 5004 approaches a passenger shelter on the Glendale Line in Los Angeles (Los Angeles County), California. A street lamp and houses are nearby; a woman waits on the passenger platform. The...
    • Pacific Electric Railway Company--1940-1950.; Los Angeles (Calif.)--1940-1950.; Electric railroads--California--Los Angeles--1940-1950.; Shelters--California--Los Angeles--1940-1950.
    • 1946 November 18
    • Curtis - Muggers

    • Ida Younger, a Denver Sheriff's Department Deputy Sheriff and judo expert, demonstrates a technique used to escape an assailant in Denver, Colorado. She smashes her elbow backward at 300-pound "attacker," Deputy Denver Sheriff Denis "Tiny"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Martial arts--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Self-defense--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Sheriffs--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Laughlin, Denis.; Younger, Ida.
    • 1970 March 18
    • Inside Man [full-face]

    • Sitting studio portrait of Inside Man a Native American (Omaha) man. He wears leggings, a dark colored, long sleeved shirt, shell and bead necklaces, earrings, and a feather in his hair. In his right hand he holds a tomahawk and a pouch.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Omaha Indians--1880-1890.; Tomahawks--1880-1890.; Inside Man.
    • [1883]
    • Iris Benner - Otho wedding group

    • Posing on the church steps in Keota, Weld County, Colorado, this wedding party wears suits, ties, gloves, boutonnieres, corsages, lace hats and veils. The groom has several teeth missing.
    • Keota (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Weddings--Colorado--Keota--1950-1960.; Benner, Iris.
    • 1957 November 18
    • Burro pack train

    • Miners with burros pose beside cliffs on a dirt road on a pass in (possibly) San Juan County, Colorado.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Dirt roads--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Donkeys--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Pack trains--Colorado--San Juan County--1870-1880.; Passes...
    • Cat [full-face]

    • Sitting studio portrait of Cat, a Native American (Plains) woman, and a child. She wears beaded leggings, a dark colored shirt, bead necklaces, a decorative sash, armbands, bracelets, and a bandeau. The blurry view of the child shows a dark dress...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Omaha Indians--1880-1890.; Bandeaux--1880-1890.; Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Girls--1880-1890.; Jewelry--1880-1890.; Mothers & children--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; Cat, Omaha woman.
    • [1883]
    • Tunnel [1?]3, Colorado Midland Ry.

    • View of Colorado Midland Railway tunnel 13, tracks and rock formations near the Arkansas River in Chaffee County, Colorado. Men sit and pose on locomotive number: "18" or on caboose number "407" near the tunnel.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1880-1900.; Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Railroads--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1900.; Tunnels--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1900?]
    • Central City Opera House

    • The Central City Opera House was renovated and reopened in the 1930s. Described as "the finest temple of the Muse west of the Missouri" and designed by Architect Robert S. Roeschlaub, the oldest opera house in Colorado is constructed of Gilpin...
    • Central City Opera House--1930-1940.; Central City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Opera houses--Colorado--Central City--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Navajoe Indian squaw and child

    • A Native American (Navajo) mother and child pose seated beside large rocks in Canyon de Chelly (later Canyon de Chelly National Monument), Arizona. The woman wears a bil (dress) and a bead necklace. The boy stands on a woven blanket.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Boys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Mothers & children--Arizona--1870-1880.;...
    • 1873
    • Where we lost the first boat

    • Men, probably J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, and E.B. Anderson, pose with a wrecked rowboat (the John C. Bell) in boulders and rocks by the Gunnison River, in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Accidents--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Discovery & exploration--American--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.;...
    • 1900 September
    • Breckenridge

    • A gravestone at the Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado, cemetery depicts a dove and reads: "Oscar, infant son of ??, Born June 7, 1886(?), Died June 18, 1886."
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Breckenridge--1930- 1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Bright Eye [full-face]

    • Sitting studio portrait of Bright Eye a Native American (Omaha) man. He is shirtless and wears fur around his lower body, shell and bead necklaces, a choker, and earrings. His chest is tattooed with designs.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Omaha Indians--1880-1890.; Jewelry--1880-1890.; Tattoos--1880-1890.; Bright Eye.
    • [1883]
    • Unidentified [full-face]

    • Sitting studio portrait of an unidentified Native American (Omaha) man. He wears beaded leggings, a dark colored shirt under fringed hide, ornate bead and shell necklaces, chokers, fur with conchos, earrings, armbands, bracelets, rings, a circle of...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Omaha Indians--1880-1890.; Fans (Costume accessories)--1880-1890.; Roach headdresses--1880-1890.; Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Jewelry--1880-1890.
    • [1883]
    • White Crow [full-face]

    • Sitting studio portrait of White Crow a Native American (Omaha) woman. She wears a dark skirt, a light colored shirt with shoulder ruffles, bracelets, decorative bead necklaces, a choker, and earrings.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Omaha Indians--1880-1890.; Jewelry--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; White Crow.
    • [1883]
    • Clear Lake

    • A man stands on a boulder beside Clear Lake, possibly Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Commemorative medal

    • A commemorative bronze medal with an image of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, an army officer and explorer, on one side and Pikes Peak, in Colorado Springs, Colorado which bears his name, on the other side. This coin was struck in 1906 to celebrate the...
    • Medals--1770-1910.; Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813.--Commemoration.
    • [between 1779 and 1906]
    • Green River Crossing

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande narrow gauge railroad bridge set on rock pilings over the Green River between Grand County and Emery County, Utah. A man and a woman stand and sit on the rusticated stone abutment; a box is near the river, a mesa is...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1880-1890.; Railroad bridges--Utah--1880-1890.; Rivers--Utah--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Sacred Thirty Six - Denver Country Club

    • Group portrait of guests and African American (Black) waiters at a dinner party at the Denver Country Club in Denver, Colorado; decor includes nouveau borders, light fixtures, and a taxidermied fish. Legible identification reads: "Right hand wing,...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver Country Club (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Banquets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Country clubs--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • White Swan [full-face]

    • Sitting studio portrait of White Swan a Native American (Omaha) man. He wears a blanket around his waist, a dark colored, long sleeved shirt, ornate bead and shell necklaces, chokers, earrings, armbands, bracelets, and feathers in his hair. He...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Omaha Indians--1880-1890.; Clubs (Weapons)--1880-1890.; Jewelry--1880-1890.; White Swan, Omaha Indian.
    • [1883]
    • The first night

    • Men, probably J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, and E.B. Anderson, raise a toast by their rowboats on the Gunnison River, in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Montrose County, Colorado.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Discovery & exploration--American--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Montrose County--1900-1910.;...
    • 1900 September


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