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    • Adams State, 5/18/47 Roto

    • The Casa Bonita Lounge of the Adams State Normal School in Alamosa, Colorado has Spanish style carved wood sofas, a table with a woven blanket on top, and a tile fireplace with a wooden mantle and decorative flower arrangements. There are sconces...
    • Adams State Normal School (Alamosa, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors.--1940-1950.; Lounges--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Pianos--1940-1950.
    • 1947
    • Mine and miners

    • Men (one Black) pose by a mine entrance, ore car tracks, a shed, and tools including a knife sharpening wheel, and milling machinery. Letters on an ore car read: "B. H. Peoples."
    • African Americans--1910-1930.; Mine buildings--1910-1930.; Miners--1910-1930.; Mining--1910-1930.
    • [between 1919 and 1930?]
    • Planting an orchard

    • Farm workers, men and boys, pose with two well dressed men, a boy and a girl, in a plowed farm field in probably western Colorado. The farm workers wear work clothes and hats, and hold shovels and tools. The boys wear knickers and caps; one boy...
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1880-1900.; Boys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Croplands--Colorado--1880-1900.; Farming--Colorado--1880-1900.; Girls--Colorado--1880-1900.
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    • Furnace in assay office, Neil McGee

    • A man poses next to a brick furnace inside a smelter plant in Altman, Teller County, Colorado; tools hang on the wall.
    • Altman (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Altman--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Altman--1900-1910.; Smelters--Colorado--Altman--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • EPCD, blacksmith shop

    • Interior view of a machine shop near the East Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Larimer County, Colorado. Men pose next to machinery, tools, prongs and an anvil.
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Larimer County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Employees--Colorado--Larimer County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Larimer County--1940-1950.; Machine shops--Colorado--Larimer County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Manual training, Appleton

    • Hammers, saws, mallets, wood planes and other tools rest in the center of workbenches in the manual training room of Appleton High School in Appleton (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows a room with an unfinished ceiling and two small windows. Chisels...
    • Appleton High School (Appleton, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Appleton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Equipment--Colorado--Appleton--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Appleton--1910-1920.; Workshops--Colorado--Appleton--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1918?]
    • Scraper and awl

    • A Native American (Sioux) scraper tool made from elk horn and a steel blade. The scraper has a natural color, dots and lines carved into the handle portion, hollow depression and there is a thong piece of buckskin wrapped around the blade. This...
    • Arapaho Indians--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Scrapers (tools)--1880-1900.; Cases (containers)--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1900]
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Arbourville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Roads--Colorado--Arbourville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Three and a half tons pure silver $85,000

    • Silver ingots are stacked at the Boston and Colorado Smelting Company's Argo Smelting Works, in Denver, Colorado. Miner's and smelter's tools are on interior walls in the background; a bowler hat and molds are on a table.
    • Argo Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Silver--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1892
    • Argo Smelting Works (Boston and Colorado Smelting Co.)

    • Silver ingots are stacked at Boston and Colorado Smelting Company's Argo Smelting Works, in Denver, Colorado. Miner's and smelter's tools are on interior walls in the background; a bowler hat and molds are on a table.
    • Argo Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Silver--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1892
    • Mines - Della S - Aspen air hoist

    • Interior view of the Dellas Mine in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado; shows a miner, an air powered cable hoist, and tools.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dellas Mine (Pitkin County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.
    • 1893, February 26
    • The Grand Canon of the Arkansas

    • Construction workers are beside Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company tracks (later Denver and Rio Grande tracks) in Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows timber, wheelbarrows and men with tools on the approach to Royal Gorge.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Royal Gorge (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Colorado--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Fremont...
    • [between 1878 and 1880]
    • Colorado penitentiary break 1947 escapees John Klinger escaped convict died

    • A man performs an autopsy on John Klinger after his escape attempt from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. He uses a hemostat and pliers to peel back the scalp and ear, revealing bloody brain matter. In the background a tank and hoses...
    • Autopsy--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dead persons--Colorado--Canon City-- 1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1948
    • Coopers

    • View of a group of barrel makers (coopers). Men and boys pose with barrels and tools. Shows barrels in various stages of construction, staves, adzes, possibly a draw knife, and a cooper's driver.
    • Barrels--1900-1910.; Boys--1900-1910.; Coopers--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Blacksmiths

    • Interior view of a blacksmith shop in probably Colorado. Shows tools, sledges, vises and anvil. Some of the blacksmiths wear aprons, all of the men wear hats.
    • Blacksmiths--Colorado--1890-1910.; Forge shops--Colorado--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Steam powered drilling rig

    • View of a drill rig and men working, probably in Colorado or Utah; shows pulleys, motors, flywheels, a boiler, tools, machinery, and low hills.
    • Boring--1920-1940.; Drilling & boring machinery--1920-1940.
    • [between 1922 and 1935?]
    • Horace Capes and his shoe repair shop

    • Lace-up boots and shoes clutter a table at this cobbler's business in Boulder, Colorado. The interior wall is hung with posters, calendars, coats, and a paper clock reading: "no tick here." Tools hang from shelves full of boxes and a jug; a steamer...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Shoemaking--Colorado--Boulder--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • Brighton forge

    • The interior of this blacksmith shop in Brighton, Colorado, includes two men in leather aprons posing with an anvil, vises, a forge, and grinders. The walls are hung with tools, horseshoes, and posters advertising "Old Virginia" cheroots.
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Blacksmithing--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.; Forge shops--Colorado--Brighton--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Survey members at work

    • Members of the Hayden Expedition team work on a rocky slope in probably Wyoming. One man sits with surveying equipment, or drawing tools on his lap. Another man stands with his arms folded and looks over the shoulder of the surveyor. An umbrella...
    • Buttes--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Surveying--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Surveyors--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.)
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • An old prospector & his cabin

    • A prospector poses with dogs near a cabin possibly in Colorado. The tools outside the building include a mallet, saw, gold pan, and a shovel.
    • Cabins--1920-1930.; Miners--1920-1930.; Mining--1920-1930.
    • November 11, 1926
    • Drill sharpening at Camp Bird

    • Miners work with a sledge hammer and anvil in a shop at Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County) Colorado; interior walls are hung with hoses and tools.
    • Camp Bird (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Camp Bird Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Metalworking--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Camp Bird--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Camp...
    • [between 1898 and 1910?]
    • Going to Pike's Peak, the new gold region

    • Men push carts or wheelbarrows containing mining tools in Colorado.
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1850-1860.; Miners--Colorado--1850-1860.; Mining--Colorado--1850-1860.; Wheelbarrows--Colorado--1850-1860.
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    • Central City, Colorado

    • Five miners work inside of a mine shaft in Central City, Colorado in Gilpin County. Two stand next to each other holding a chain. Two others hold mining tools, and the fifth man sits in a barrel.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1860-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1860-1890.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Central City--1860-1890.
    • [between 1860 and 1890?]
    • Central City. Russell Gulch 1890's

    • A large group of miners poses for a group photograph in front of a large mine complex, probably near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Some of the men hold large hammers and other tools in the air. A man wearing a suit sits on top of a horse...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Prospecting equipment & supplies--1890-1900.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Central City residence interiors

    • A room in the Prosser house in Central City, Colorado, has an antique stove with a stove pipe that leads out the wall on the right side of the open door. A round table covered with a square, patterned table cloth is in front of the stove. A...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Dwellings--Colorado--Central City--1960-1980.; Interiors--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Children's Hospital

    • Exterior view of Children's Hospital located at 2221 Downing Street in Denver, Colorado. The structure, designed by Hoyt Architects and completed in 1917, has a decorative terra-cotta entrance. Ramps on the exterior of the structure connect the...
    • Children's Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1917 and 1920?]
    • 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
    • The Urban Dweller: A Publication by Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods Inc.

    • Newsletter produced by the Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) pertaining to organization's meetings, events, and decisions. Specific issues addressed in this newsletter include a retreat, historic preservation, and local events.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver; Zoning--Colorado--Denver; City planning--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1974 November-December

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