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    • Smiley Junior High School sewing class

    • A photograph of students from Smiley Junior High School in a sewing class. The girls are involved in a variety of activities. There are some students sitting at tables hand sewing. One student is using a sewing machine. One student is looking...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1951 April
    • Henry Junior High sewing project

    • Photograph of two women using a sewing machining during a sewing project at Henry Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. One women sits as a sewing machining while they other instructs her on sewing.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975
    • South High School Sewing Class

    • Students sitting at tables in sewing class cutting material, stitching by hand or using a sewing machine at South High School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • undated
    • Manufacturing clothes

    • A group of women, participants in a Work Projects Administration program, sit hunched over Singer sewing machines in a large open room probably in Denver, Colorado. Large spindles of thread on stands are near each sewing machine. Pieces of denim,...
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    • [between 1939 and 1943?]
    • Salida tailor shop

    • Interior of a tailor shop, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows men and women sewing on machines or sewing by hand, a banner reading: "W.S. Buchanan Merchant Tailor," bolts of fabric, suits, trouser, a kerosene lamp, cracked and waterstained...
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    • 1901
    • Emily Griffith Opportunity School millinery class

    • Photograph of a millinery class at the original Emily Griffith Opportunity School located in Denver, Colorado. The classroom is full of women sitting at tables working on hand stitching. Each woman has a small box of sewing items and the tables...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1920
    • Steele School sewing project

    • Photograph of a teacher and students during a sewing project at Steele Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. The teacher is seated at a desk. Around her stand several students. Each student has some fabric, needles and thread and are in various...
    • Source unknown..
    • 1938 January
    • Henry Junior High sewing project

    • Photograph of several unidentified women working on a sewing project at Henry Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. Two women sit at two different tables using sewing machines. Two other women stand at a table behind them.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975
    • South High School student sewing

    • Photograph of an unidentified student using a sewing machine during her Home Economics class at South High School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1938
    • Mary Byers Robinson's residence interior

    • Interior view of a sewing room in Mary Byers Robinson's house at 1225 Pennsylvania Street in Denver, Colorado. A Singer sewing machine, window seat, portraits, and other pictures are in the room.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Emily Griffith Opportunity School sewing class

    • Photograph of an unidentified woman using an antique sewing machine during a class at the Emily Griffith Opportunity School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975
    • Trinity fourth annual oratorio concert : Mendelssohn's Elijah

    • Program for a presentation of Mendelssohn's Elijah performed at Trinity Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado on March 9, 1905. Included in the program are several pictures of prominent performers, list of performers, a detailed listing of the...
    • Trinity Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.). Choir.
    • 1905 March 9
    • South High School sewing class

    • Photograph of an unidentified girl measuring the hem of a dress of another a girl from South High School in Denver, Colorado. One girls stands on a chair while another holds a measuring stick against the fabric. Another unidentified girls sits at...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1947 November
    • Women's sewing

    • Treadle sewing machines at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, are in a room with bare interior walls and empty curtain racks over barred windows. Spindle chairs and a wooden table have a cardboard box, fabric scraps, and paper on them;...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Denver Public School sewing machines

    • Photograph of three foot powered Singer sewing machines originally used in different schools in the dearly days of Denver, Colorado. The machine of the right of the picture was one of those original to Barnum School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • undated
    • Activity sewing

    • Convicts in striped shirts at the State Penitentiary, in Canon City, Colorado, work at sewing machines. Pipes, electric lamps, and windows furnish the interior, and spools of thread are in the background.
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    • 1937
    • Linen storage room at Agnes Memorial Sanatorium

    • Interior view of a linen storage room at Agnes (Phipps) Memorial Sanatorium in Denver, Colorado. Large wooden shelves and drawers line the room. Sheets and blankets are arranged in the cabinets. A large folding table is in the center of the room,...
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    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Mybak at the Machine

    • Mybak, a Native American (Plains) woman, sits at a sewing machine that is on a table outdoors. A large piece of cloth is draped over the table. Steps that lead to an open screen door are nearby.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • The fairest of her sex rustling

    • Interior view of a dress shop in Leadville (Lake County) Colorado; shows women working with a sewing machine, fabric, and dressmaker's models.
    • Cecil, William W.
    • 1892, March 15
    • Ladies sewing class

    • Women work on sewing projects at the Rude Park Community Center, 1285 Decatur Street, in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the walls read: "Smoking Prohibited" and "Welcome Buddies".
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    • February, 1934
    • Sewing pouch

    • Shows a sewing pouch made by Native American Sioux, Black Eyes, of Allen, South Dakota. The pouch is made of tanned cow leg; it has a flap, decorative buff, yellow, green, blue, red and white beadwork, horsehair dyed red and a tinkler.
    • Black Eyes.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Henry Junior High sewing project

    • Photograph of three unidentified women during a sewing project at Henry Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. All three of the women stand at a table and are working with fabric.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975
    • Henry Junior High sewing project

    • Two unidentified women bend over a table working on a sewing project at Henry Junior High School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975
    • Henry Junior High sewing project

    • Photograph of a male student at Henry Junior High School in Denver, Colorado using a sewing machine during a project at the school.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975
    • H.H. Lake & his family

    • A woman, probably a member of H. H. Lake's family, sits in a chair sewing, probably in Central City, Colorado. A small dog lies near her feet on an oval rug.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • H.H. Lake & his family

    • Two women, probably members of H. H. Lake's family, sit on a bench on a porch sewing. A dog stands next to the bench. The house is probably in Central City, Colorado, where Lake worked at the First National Bank for 47 years.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Irene at a sewing machine

    • Irene works at a sewing machine in Denver, Colorado. She sits near a wood stove and wears a hat.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Migrant mother learns to sew

    • A Hispanic woman sews with a sewing machine in Colorado. A boy and white woman look on. A baby crib is nearby.
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    • 1959 August
    • Female dept

    • Black and white female convicts at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado sit among sewing machines; men in aprons oversee. Spools of thread are on armatures; electric light cords hang from the ceiling, and a regulator clock is on the...
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    • [between 1925 and 1940?]
    • Montrose Mercantile Co. Reeves and Mather, Montrose, Colo.

    • A man sits at a sewing machine in this interior view of the Montrose Mercantile Company, in Montrose, Colorado. He is surrounded by various items including: blankets, trousers, shirts, gloves, women's clothing, and, in the background, Reeves and...
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Lawrence from 11th St. Denver, Colo

    • View of Lawrence Street (at intersection of 11th) in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado; shows office buildings, trees, and signs: "Knight Clark & Co., Pianos, Organs, Sewing Machines," "Joslin's Dry Goods," and "California Restaurant."
    • Martin, Alexander, d. 1929.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Tailors

    • Interior view of a tailor shop in Denver, Colorado; shows a man and woman, sewing machine, stove, and racks of clothes.
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    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • S. D. Elliott harness and saddles

    • This storefront in Canon City, Colorado, has a gabled cornice with a sign below reading: "S. D. Elliott. Harness & Saddles." Bearded, suited men stand in the entry; one has a gold chain looped in his vest. A girl and boy flank them; girl wears a...
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Colorado road

    • A man in a carriage pauses at a rock outcropping with painted graffiti, along the Ouray to Silverton stage road, later the Million Dollar Highway (U. S. 550), in the San Juans of the Colorado Rockies. Lettering reads: "Wheeler Wilson's sewing...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1910 and 1923]
    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 6

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • West Side Recorder
    • 1969 October
    • Ellsworth School Kindergarten class

    • Photograph of Ellsworth Elementary School Kindergarten class is located in Denver, Colorado. Kindergarten students sit by showing their handmade birdhouses and sewing projects.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1920's
    • Larimer St

    • View of Larimer Street and nearby buildings in Denver, Colorado. Signs on the buildings and awnings read: "Singer Sewing Mach[ines] Dr. Lawrence[e]," "Carpets," "Munk & Stapper," "Gallup," "Stanbury," "Manhattan Jewlers," "Watches Clocks," "Carpets...
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    • [between 1864 and 1877]
    • Henry Junior High student and staff

    • Photograph of an unidentified student and staff member working on a sewing project at Henry Junior High School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1975

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