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    • Alamosa High School, burned Apr 1930

    • The burned out Alamosa High School in Alamosa, Alamosa County, Colorado is a two-story brick shell, which burned April 26, 1930. Townspeople gather outside the smoke blackened brick building with its missing roof. Automobiles and trucks fill the...
    • Alamosa High School (Alamosa, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Fires--Colorado--Alamosa--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1930-1940.
    • 1930
    • Ruins of the Antlers Hotel

    • View of the Antlers Hotel ruins, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, after the October 1, 1898 fire, includes portions of stone walls, a chimney, and the shell of a tower surrounded by debris. Combined losses from the fire were reported by...
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Shing-e-shi, young Apache

    • Seated studio portrait of Shing-e-shi, a Native American Mescalero Apache boy, naked with a short cropped haircut an a bead necklace with a shell pendant.
    • Apache Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Boys--1880-1890.; Nudes--1880-1890.; Shing-e-shi.
    • [between 1883 and 1888?]
    • James A. Garfield

    • Studio portrait of James A. Garfield, a Native American (Apache) man. He wears face paint, a fur pelt bandolier decorated with conchos, medal around his neck, hair pipe choker with shell pendant, fur pelts over his braids, and a feather in his...
    • Apache Indians--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; James A. Garfield, Apache Chief.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Jas. A. Garfield

    • Studio portrait of James A. Garfield, a Native American (Apache) man. Garfield sits and poses and wears face paint, a fur pelt bandolier decorated with conchos, a President James A. Garfield Indian peace medal around his neck, a hair pipe choker...
    • Apache Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Clothing & dress--1890-1910.; James A. Garfield, Apache Chief.
    • 1899
    • Apache Nalin

    • Bust portrait of Nalin, a Native American (Apache) girl. The young woman has long hair and wears an oversized shirt with pleated sleeves, multi-strand necklaces of trade beads and round mirror or shell medallions, and a pendant on her forehead.
    • Apache Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Girls--1900-1910.; Jewelry--1900-1910.; Nalin.
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    • Jicarilla maiden

    • Bust portrait of a Native American (Jicarilla Apache) girl with her hair parted down the middle and wrapped in cloth or yarn ties. She wears hoop earrings, beaded necklaces with an abalone shell pendant, and a buckskin cape with a beaded, scalloped...
    • Apache Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Jicarilla Indians--1900-1910.; Capes (Clothing)--1900-1910.; Earrings--1900-1910.; Girls--1900-1910.; Hair ornaments--1900-1910.; Necklaces--1900-1910.
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    • Jicarilla matron

    • Bust portrait of a Native American (Jicarilla Apache) woman in a belted buckskin dress, a multi-strand necklace with probably trade beads and seed beads, an abalone shell pendant, and her hair parted down the middle and wrapped with yarn.
    • Apache Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Jicarilla Indians--1900-1910.; Hair ornaments--1900-1910.; Leather garments--1900-1910.; Necklaces--1900-1910.; Women--1900-1910.
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    • Red Pipe an Arapahoe warrior

    • Portrait (standing) of Red Pipe, a Native American (Arapaho) man. He wears a blanket, bead bandoliers, a shell pendant, and a beaded feather headdress.
    • Arapaho Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Red Pipe.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Little Bird Arapahoe

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Little Bird, a Native American (Arapaho) man. He holds a wooden pipe and a beaded tobacco bag. He wears a jacket with pins on his lapel, a shell pendant around his neck, and a feather in his hair.
    • Arapaho Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Little Bird, Arapaho Indian.
    • 1898
    • Goes in the Lodge

    • Goes in the Lodge, a Native American (Arapaho) man poses outdoors. He wears a fringed shirt, hair pipe breastplate, medal, scarf with a shell clasp, and feathers in his hair.
    • Arapaho Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Clothing & dress--1910-1920.; Goes in Lodge.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Sgt. Kennedy's mortar sight

    • Mortar sight, the invention of Tenth Mountain Division artillery Sergeant William "Bill" Kennedy as an improvement over those issued by the Army. It was used independently during the Italian Campaign by a few units in the Division. But Kennedy was...
    • Artillery (Weaponry)--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; Kennedy, William.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • [April 1945]
    • 333 Havana Street, Denver

    • View of an industrial building at 333 Havana Street in Aurora, Colorado (built and opened in 1961 as Fan Fair Discount Center). Features include precast concrete translation shell vaulted roofs and a mosaic.
    • Aurora (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Aurora--1990-2000.
    • 1990 September
    • Parade float

    • View of a parade float in the shape of a sea shell, probably in Barbados; a bearded man wears a Neptune costume with a trident. Overhead Banner reads: [?]Trand Two Block, [Gr]eatest Show South."
    • Barbados--1920-1930.; Costumes--Barbados--1920-1930.; Floats (Parades)--Barbados--1920-1930.; Parades & processions--Barbados--1920-1930.; Neptune--Portrayals.
    • [between 1920 and 1925?]
    • Under fire, fresh shell holes

    • A group of about twenty-five Tenth Mountain Division soldiers are under fire in this image taken during the Italian Campaign. The men are in an open grassy field and are either crouched in the grass or bent over looking at the ground. White smoke...
    • Battlefields--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • 1945
    • Montrose, Colorado

    • The brick shell of a building remains after being burned out by fire, in Montrose, Colorado. The building has a plaque near an entrance that reads, "Belvedere," and painted on the side of the building is, "Hotel Rail-Road Eating House." Four brick...
    • Belvedere Hotel (Montrose, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1910.; Montrose (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Fires--Colorado--Montrose--1890-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Montrose--1890-1910.; Ruins--Colorado--Montrose--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890-1910?]
    • Sts John mill and mine (This is the old mill. The shell is still standing-1956)

    • In Saints John, Summit County, Colorado, icicles hang from the eaves of the Boston Mining Company's frame mill building. A ladder leans by second story windows; smoke issues from a stovepipe.
    • Boston Mining Company--1870-1880.; Saints John (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Saints John--1870-1880.; Smelters--Colorado--Saints John--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Two Leggings - Apsaroke

    • Portrait of Two Leggings (Isatshaduush), a Native American (Apsaroke Crow) man; he wears face and body paint, shell disk earrings, a bead choker, a bracelet, and hair in braids. He holds a bow and arrow.
    • Bow and arrow--1900-1910.; Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Body painting--1900-1910.; Braids (hairdressing)--1900-1910.; Jewelry--1900-1910.; Warriors--1900-1910.; Two Leggings, ca. 1847-1923.
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    • Lakota Sioux man

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of a Native American (Brulé Sioux) man. He wears a beaded and fringed shirt, a bead and shell necklace, and feathers in his hair.
    • Brulé Indians--1900-1920.; Dakota Indians--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Chief Bear Ghost

    • Profile portrait of Mato Wanagi (Bear Ghost), a Native American (Sioux, Brulé) Chief; he wears earrings, pony beads, a shell disk choker, and a hide shirt with fringe, quillwork, feathers, and ermine tassels.
    • Brulé Indians--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Clothing and dress--1900-1920.; Men--1900-1920.; Tribal chiefs--United States--1900-1920.; Bear Ghost, Brulé chief.; Rodman Wanamaker Expedition.
    • [between 1908 and 1913]
    • Masonic monument, Black Hawk

    • A masonry shell at the bottom of a valley is all that remains of the Buell Mining Company's power plant in Mountain City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Mining facilities and dwellings dot the area; an obelisk (in square enclosure) commemorates the first...
    • Buell Mining Company (Mountain City, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1940-1950.; Power plants--Colorado--Mountain City--1940-1950.; Free Masons--Monuments.
    • 1940
    • Mtn. City, lower Central City Gregory-Buell power plant

    • A masonry shell is all that remains of the Buell Mining Company's power plant in Mountain City, Gilpin County, Colorado. A two- story, cottage roofed residence and dwelling are across dirt road; tailing piles and mine shafts dot steep valley slopes...
    • Buell Mining Company (Mountain City, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Mountain City (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mountain City--1970-1980.; Power plants--Colorado--Mountain City--1970-1980.
    • 1972
    • Cactus Club

    • View of the construction of the Cactus Club (1990; Architect-Peter Dominic), a private literary and social club, at 1621 Blake Street in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Tom Noel waves from inside the two story shell of the...
    • Cactus Club (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Lower Downtown (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Union Station neighborhood (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Building construction.; Clubs.; Cactus Club (Denver,...
    • 1990
    • James Sherbondy killed Deputy Sheriff (O. W. Meyer) on Battle Mountain near Minturn

    • James Sherbondy, last of 12 captured after the 12/31/47 break from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, sits in a leather chair. A man in a sleeveless sweater holds a hand-made pistol used in the escape. Framed portraits and a...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Sherbondy, James.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1948
    • Daisy Marie Carter gravestone

    • View of the Daisy Marie Carter marble gravestone in the Idaho Springs Cemetery, Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. The funerary monument depicts the scallops of a giant seashell that curve up over the carved baby who sleeps peacefully...
    • Carter, Daisy Marie, 1896-1902--Tomb--2000-2010.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments.; Carter, Daisy Marie, 1896-1902--Tomb--Pictorial works.; Sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Idaho Springs--Pictorial works.; Idaho...
    • ca. 2002
    • Woman with cattails

    • A teenage Native American girl cuts cattails with a knife probably in Big Horn County, Montana; she wears shell disk earrings and a leather dress with quillwork.
    • Cattails--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Harvesting--1900-1920.; Teenagers--1900-1920.; Rodman Wanamaker Expedition.
    • [between 1908 and 1913]
    • After the fire, Central City, Colorado

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers work to build a wood frame...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Construction--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
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    • Central City after the fire

    • The shell of the Wells-Fargo Building stands in the foreground after a large fire in 1874 that ravaged through Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Several chimneys stand near the damaged building, and several workers walk among the rubble...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Business districts--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.; Fires--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
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    • Council Bluffs, Chicago & North-Western Railway station, carriage side

    • View of the Chicago & North Western Railway Company depot in Council Bluffs (Pottawattamie County), Iowa. The depot has corbiestep brick work, circular or Queen Anne arched windows, a hip roof, a stone foundation, and a porch. A polygonal turret...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--1890-1900.; Council Bluffs (Iowa)--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Iowa--Council Bluffs--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • City Park band shell

    • View of the amphitheater at City Park, in Denver, Colorado; shows wire and folding chairs.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Amphitheaters--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1920?]

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