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    • Navajo Indians

    • Portrait of a Navajo woman, her young daughter and son, probably on the Navajo Reservation. They pose against a wooden wall. The woman has her hair tied back into a bun with yarn and wears a silver head band. She wears a broomstick, pleated skirt...
    • Children.; Women.; Indians of North America--1940-1950.; Navajo Indians--1940-1950.
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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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    • Del Pueblo School students hanging yarn art

    • Photograph of a boy and a girl student hanging a circular yarn art piece at Del Pueblo Elementary School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Del Pueblo School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Hopi man

    • An elderly Native American (Hopi) man sits against an adobe wall with a glass pane window, Hopi Reservation, Arizona. He holds a bobbin of yarn between his knees; beside him is a square object with a handle, a stick, and a pile a yarn. He wears a...
    • Hopi Indians--Arts & crafts--Arizona--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--1910-1920.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Arizona--1910-1920.; Spinning--Arizona--1910-1920.
    • [1918?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 10

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 February
    • Potawatomi drum

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) drum on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. The drum is decorated with beads, fur pelts, conchos, and yarn.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Spies On The Enemy, Crow

    • Head and shoulders portrait of a Native American (Crow) man, identified as Spies On The Enemy. He wears a hide shirt decorated with bead work and fur, a multi-string necklace with fur accent, multiple braids bound by cloth, yarn, and beads, and a...
    • Crow Indians--Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Spies On The Enemy.
    • 1898
    • Francisco Gallegos

    • Hispanic American Francisco Gallegos, a sheep and cattle rancher, poses on horseback in San Luis, Colorado. He wear a jacket, tie and round brimmed hat, his saddle blanket is a jerga, a woven Hispanic textile in a herringbone and check pattern....
    • Hispanic Americans--1880-1890.; Mexican Americans--1880-1890.; San Luis (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Adobe buildings.; Horseback riding.; Ranchers.; Gallegos, Francisco--Pictorial works.; Building, Adobe--Colorado--San Luis--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • ca. 1885
    • Rocky Mt. Textile Co.

    • Interior view of the Rocky Mountain Textile Company factory in Denver, Colorado; shows women working with a thread or yarn machine.
    • Rocky Mountain Textile Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile...
    • 1947 February 20
    • Rocky Mt. Textile Co.

    • Interior view of the Rocky Mountain Textile Company factory in Denver, Colorado; shows men and women working with thread or yarn machines.
    • Rocky Mountain Textile Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile...
    • 1947 February 20
    • Navajo rug weaver

    • A Navajo woman sits at an upright loom and weaves a rug probably on the Navajo Reservation. She sits on a sheepskin in front of a partially completed rug and holds a beater in her hand. Her hair is pulled back in a bun secured with yarn. She wears...
    • Navajo Indian Reservation--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress.; Weaving.; Women.; Indians of North America--1940-1950.; Navajo Indians--1940-1950.; Navajo women weavers.
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    • Ladies Fancywork Society project at Union Station construction site

    • View of a chain link fence decorated with artificial flowers made of yarn by the Ladies Fancywork Society, at a Union Station construction site in the Union Station neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The women of the society spent six weeks creating...
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Ladies Fancywork Society (Denver, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Union Station neighborhood (Denver, Colo.)--2010-2020.; Denver (Colo.)--2010-2020.; Aritifial flowers.; Art.; Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial...
    • 2010
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman who finger weaves on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. She sits on a blanket and holds pieces of yarn and ribbon.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Unidentified Kansas res.

    • View of a Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) baby wearing a diaper and sitting on a blanket playing with balls of yarn attached to a post, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas. Shows a finished blanket.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Unidentified couple

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified couple, possibly a relative of the husband of Mary Byers Robinson, Frank W. Robinson. The woman stands beside the man with her hand on his shoulder. She wears a long dark dress with darts at the waist, a ruffles...
    • Byers, Mary Robinson--Family.; Robinson, Frank W.--Family.; Spouses--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1880?]
    • María Salomé Córdova

    • Studio portrait of a Hispanic American woman, María Salomé Córdova. She wears a dark dress with a tight bodice with two rows of buttons, a bustle, pleated skirt and striped trim. She has curly hair and wears a broad brimmed hat with an...
    • Hispanic Americans--1890-1900.; Mexican Americans--1890-1900.; Women.; Córdova, María Salomé, 1867--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Women--Colorado--Pictorial...
    • [between 1890 and 1895?]
    • Loretto Heights, service camp, World War I

    • Women trainees enjoy an ice cream cone and tea break under a tent awning, Loretto Heights service camp, a WWI training center for women, Denver, Colorado; some of the women knit with yarn and needles. The women wear military uniform skirts, blouses...
    • Loretto Heights College--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Military life--Colorado--Denver.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1917 or 1918]
    • María Salomé Córdova spinning wool

    • Hispanic American María Salomé Córdova sits in a chair and spins yarn in her yard in Hoehne (Las Animas County), Colorado. She holds a wood spindle in one hand and the wool in the other. The spindle rests in a wood bowl in her lap. The...
    • Hispanic Americans--1930-1940.; Mexican Americans--1930-1940.; Las Animas County (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Weavers.; Women.; Córdova, María Salomé, 1867---Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Las Animas County--Pictorial works.; Mexican...
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman who finger weaves on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. She sits on a blanket and holds pieces of yarn and ribbon.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Weaving tools

    • View of a spindle and bowl made by Alberto Lobato and two hand carders used by weaver María Salomé Córdova, his mother. The spindle and bowl were used to spin the wool.
    • Córdova, María Salomé, 1867-1960--Associated objects.; Lobato, Alberto, 1895-1976--Associated objects.; Hispanic Americans--1940-1950.; Mexican Americans--1940-1950.; Tools.; Córdova, María Salomé, 1867-1960--Pictorial works.; Lobato,...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • East Denver High School: 1915

    • 1915 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1915
    • 300 choice recipes

    • Cookbook created by the Ladies of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the cookbook are various recipes and household tips provided by the ladies.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1892
    • 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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    • The Denver Star

    • Weekly newspaper about the African American community in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Newspapers.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1913
    • Spinning wool into yarn to be used in Navajo Indian rug weaving

    • Native American (Navajo) women spin wool near a loom in Arizona. A rug hangs behind her.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo textile fabrics--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo women weavers--Arizona--1890-1910.; Rugs--Arizona--1890-1910.; Spinning--Arizona--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Morey Musings : vol. 2

    • Booklet of poetry written by students of the Morey Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. The book was sponsored by the English and Miss Agnes Govreau of the Art Department. The booklet was hand set by the boys in the printing class.
    • Morey Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); School prose, American--Colorado--Denver.; Schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1932 April
    • Brief histories of the Denver Public Schools

    • Compiled for the administrative offices of the Denver Public Schools, this book contains brief histories for the majority of the Public Schools in Denver, Colorado up to they year 1952.
    • Denver Public Schools--History.
    • 1952
    • 1936 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.12

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1936
    • Manual Annual: 1909

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1909
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1909
    • Park Hill Topics Volume 4 No. 14

    • A weekly newspaper distributed to the residents of the Park Hill neighborhood. This contains articles about neighborhood events, news, and gossip. As well as advertisements for local businesses.
    • Community newspapers--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1936 April 3
    • 1937 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.13

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1937
    • 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

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