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    • Leadville Opera House scenery project, 1933

    • Photoprint of a watercolor of Leadville, Colorado's Tabor Opera House original scenery. Painted by Muriel Wolle as part of her University of Colorado scenery project, the painting has four elements, each of a room interior with decorative stenciled...
    • Tabor Opera House--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Opera houses--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Theaters--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Theatrical productions--1930-1940.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1933
    • Bur-rodeo, 1st annual event in Leadville

    • A female contestant and her burro on a gravel road compete in the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivities in Leadville, Colorado. The woman has on shorts, a sleeveless top with number "A&T 52" on it, running shoes...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • First place finisher Steve Mathews of Denver runs alongside his burro on a gravel road in the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. He wears a tee-shirt, baseball cap and running shoes. The...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Mathews, S. (Steve)
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • Contestants and their burros gather at the start of the first annual "Bur-rodeo" racem, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. Spectators look on from behind a snowfence, while three male contestants in shorts, one with a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Bur-rodeo, first annual event in Leadville

    • Contestants and their burros on part of the twenty-one mile course of the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivies in Leadville, Colorado. Numbers 66, 65 and 59 head up a gravel street with residences on the side, and a...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Wild horse roping

    • Spectators watch as a group of men, three on foot and one on horseback, rope a wild horse at the Cheyenne Frontier Days in Cheyenne (Larimer county), Wyoming. Another horseback rider is in the background. Signs above the grandstand read: "Horse Not...
    • Cheyenne Frontier Days--1900-1910.; Wild horses--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.; Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1900-1910.; Broncos--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.; Rodeos--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Bond, J. W.

    • A photo of criminal J. W. Bond. His hands are folded in his lap and he wears a jacket that is too tight, vest, hat and tie. An unidentified man is off to the side.
    • Bond, J. W.; Criminals--1900-1910.
    • [1902]
    • Shay no. 14 on the Colorado Central

    • A view of Colorado Central Shay locomotive number 14 and open passenger cars near Central City (Teller County), Colorado. Signs on the side of the passenger cars read "narrow gauge steam railroad."
    • Colorado Central Railroad (1974-)--1970-1980.; Central City (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Railroads--Colorado--Central City--1970-1980.
    • 1974
    • Colorado Midland RR excursion train

    • Shows a group of tourists from a Colorado Midland Railway Company excursion train as they explore the hill above the train in Colorado. They climb, sit and stand on a grassy slope along a stop on their route. The women wear long dresses and hats...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--1900-1910.; Sightseers--Colorado--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • 1902 August 14
    • Denver looking E. from top of Kittredge Bdg

    • Rooftop view of downtown Denver, Colorado. Buildings are in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1897 October 14
    • John W. Moseley [sic] Colo. State Aggies

    • John W. Mosley poses on a field probably at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. He wears a football uniform with the number 14 on the front.
    • Colorado State University--People--1940-1950.; African Americans--Colorado--Fort Collins--1940-1950.; Fort Collins (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Football players--Colorado--Fort Collins--1940-1950.; Mosley, John W., Lt. Col. ret.
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Silversmith

    • Shows a Native American male silversmith. He is seated and holds a hammer in one hand over a small anvil, and holds a hand bellows in the other hand. He wears a loose fitted shirt, slacks, head band, silver belt and beaded necklace.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1890-1910.; Silverwork--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Colt initiation, Gravey Graves, Tim Tyler, Joe Dekker, Rocky Rockiever, Dick Dickson

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies participate in an initiation for new members, "Colts." The men are identified left to right as: Claude "Gravey" Graves, Tim Tyler, Joe H. Dekker, Rocky Rockiever, and Dick Dickson. The men stand around a...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--1940-1950.; Hazing--Colorado--1940-1950.; Initiation rites--Colorado--1940-1950.; Joking--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • 1949 July
    • YMCA building

    • View of the YMCA Phyllis Wheatley Branch in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County).
    • Lincoln Hills Company (Colo.) -- Archives.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.); Resorts -- Colorado -- Lincoln Hills.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.) Phyllis Wheatley Branch.
    • circa 1930
    • San Acacio, Co.

    • Men and boys wear suits and hats and stand near a rusticated stone, two-story commercial building in San Acacio (Costilla County), Colorado. Cars are parked near groups of people.
    • San Acacio (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--San Acacio--1910-1920.
    • 1910 April 14
    • Olive L. Baker, actress, about 14 yrs.

    • Portrait of the actress Olive L. Baker at the age of 14 years. She poses in a high-collared, black dress with "puff" sleeves at the shoulder and a pleated bodice. She wears wire-rimmed spectacles (glasses).
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Baker, Olive L.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Elk Falls Ranch, Montie Montana, single horse catch with flip, son Montie Jr. "up"

    • Mounted members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies watch cowboy actor and rodeo star, Montie Montana, lasso a horse ridden by his son Montie Jr., while turning a summersault at the Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch in Park County, Colorado. A barn is in...
    • Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Park County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Actors--Colorado--1950-1960.; Cowboys--Colorado--Park...
    • 1954 July
    • Beckwith guest house room

    • Interior view of a room in the Beckwith residence in (probably) Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado; decor includes a carved Chinese table, a hookah (water smoking pipe), a Moorish commode, Native American rugs, draperies, cushions, a beaded lamp,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1910.; Westcliffe (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Rooms & spaces--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • [Audi]torium and City Hall, Pueblo

    • View of classical-style City Hall and Memorial Hall Auditorium in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The three-story structure a has domed cupola, fluted columns with ionic capitals, a United States flag at half mast above a carved "1917," and a...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • [1923?]
    • Seventeen Mile House

    • View of Seventeen-Mile house, a Smoky Hill South Trail stage depot at Cummings Ranch in Douglas County, Colorado. Women sit and pose under the shade of a tree near a windmill. Shows a frame house, probably a barn in a field, and fences near a dirt...
    • Douglas County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Douglas County--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Rifle area fruit

    • Close up view of a row of cherries displayed on a table beside a wooden ruler, probably in Garfield County, Colorado. A handwritten sign reads: "14 Cherries per foot from Clovers Orchard, Rifle, Colo., Garrison Photo."
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cherries--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ouray

    • A panoramic view of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows streets, residential and commercial buildings, the Beaumont Hotel, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot, freight cars, the Uncompahgre River, the City Hall building and a snowcapped...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Uncompahgre River (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1905]
    • City & County Bldg.

    • Workmen push large carts full of concrete on wooden walkways at the City and County Building construction site on Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Apartment buildings are in the distance.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 May 14
    • Excursion trip in Clear Creek Canyon

    • A large group of tourists pose in front of Engine No. 162 of a Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Railway train at a stop in Clear Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. In the background passengers walk next to the railroad cars, others look out...
    • Union Pacific, Denver, and Gulf Railway Company--1890-1900.; Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Canyons--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--Jefferson County--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Denver South Park ticket office

    • An interior view of the ticket office to the South Park Line of the Denver, Leadville and Gunnison Railway Company. The office is located on 17th (seventeenth) and Curtis Street in Denver, Colorado. Two man stand behind a ticket counter, one man...
    • Denver, Leadville, and Gunnison Railway Company--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Ticket offices--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Church in San Luis

    • View of the Catholic church in San Luis (Costilla County), Colorado. The church has a tower topped with a cross.
    • Sangre de Cristo Church (San Luis, Colo.)--1950-1960.; San Luis (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Catholic churches--Colorado--San Luis--1950-1960.
    • 1959 June 14
    • Ski training: standing at attention, a platoon of "G" Company, 87th Regiment.

    • Still from the Warner Brothers film: "The Fighting Mountaineers." A Platoon of approximately fifty soldiers from the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Regiment, Company G stand at attention with their skis balanced on ski poles. The men wear caps,...
    • Ski troops--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Skiing--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; Fighting Mountaineers (Motion picture)
    • [1943-1944]
    • Dismantling operation on Colorado Central

    • View of people and iron rail on a handcar near a railroad signal as Colorado Central Railroad track is dismantled near Central City (Teller County), Colorado. Mine buildings and wood-frame houses are in the distance.
    • Colorado Central Railroad Company--Equipment & supplies--1980-1990.; Central City (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Demolition--Colorado--Central City--1980-1990.; Railroad handcars--Colorado--Central City--1980-1990.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Central...
    • 1981 Nov. 14
    • Setting up camp at Brainard Lake, 3R first shower / toilet trailer

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies help set up camp near Brainard Lake in Boulder County, Colorado. Shows tents, luggage and duffel bags, firewood, and a large trailer that contains showers and toilets.
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Camping--Colorado--Boulder County--1950-1960.; Tents--Colorado--Boulder County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1954 July
    • Morey Junior High School, Oct. 1940, voting

    • Boy and girl students cast ballots at Morey Junior High School at 840 East 14th (Fourteenth) Avenue in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A bookcase serves as the voting booth. Shows wooden desks and a blackboard with a map of the...
    • Morey Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1940 Oct. 16
    • Military parade old & new regimented colors of First Colo. Infantry

    • Members of the First Colorado Infantry, who include Dick Holmes, march in a parade on 17th (Seventeenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Spectators line the street. Signs on nearby buildings read: "C. C. Richards," "Rock Island Restaurant Best Meals 15...
    • Holmes, Dick.; United States. Army. Colorado Infantry Regiment, 1st--People--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Infantry--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [1899, September 14]
    • William N. Byers

    • Studio portrait of William Newton Byers, Denver journalist, founder of the Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster.
    • Business people--1880-1890.; Journalists--1880-1890.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Goldfield, Colo.

    • View of houses, commercial buildings and mine buildings in Goldfield (Teller County), Colorado. Shows probably Golden Circle Railroad Company tracks, a railroad bridge and smokestacks.
    • Goldfield (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Goldfield--1900-1910.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Goldfield--1900-1910.
    • 1900 June 14
    • Central City Parade: Harold Johnson, our head wrangler's son Chet Johnson packing the beer

    • Chet Johnson rides a pony and leads a burro packing a beer keg in the Roundup Riders of the Rockies parade in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. He wears a cowboy hat, jeans and a vest. Spectators stand on a sidewalk near the Central City...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Beer--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Children riding horses--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Donkeys--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Pack...
    • 1954 July
    • Civil War veterans

    • A large group of men is gathered outside in a grove of trees at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The group is probably comprised of Civil War veterans invited to see Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show as guests of Nate Salsbury, owner and manager of...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Van Vleet Arabian Ranch, final night party, entertainer Jack Stromberg, George Converse, Jonny...

    • Four members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies stand beside a man with an accordion and sing at the L.W. Van Vleet, Lazy V V Ranch, near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. The accordion reads: "Italy, Soprani Inc., Rialto." The 3R members...
    • Lazy V V Ranch (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Accordions--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Entertainment--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 July
    • Walden, Colo.

    • Panoramic view of Walden (Jackson County, Colorado), Colorado. Shows houses, commercial buildings, fences, a sledge, an automobile, barns and sheds. Signs read: "J.M. Smith" and "Feed Sale Stable."
    • Walden (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Walden--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1920?]
    • Lunch break: Joe Dekker, Jess Fitzsimmons

    • Two members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, from left to right: Joe Dekker and Jess Fitzsimmons, prepare sandwiches on a trail ride in Colorado. The men are beside a pot of barbecue meat and a Coleman camp stove. Jess Fitzsimmons holds a beer...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Trail riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--1940-1950.; Men--Colorado--1940-1950.; Organizations--Colorado--1940-1950.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 July
    • Indian Chiefs and U.S. officials

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands in the center of the back row of a group of Native American chiefs and several United States government officials, possibly after the Battle of Wounded Knee. Cody holds the hands of the two men on either...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; American Horse, Dakota Chief, 1840-1908.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Rocky Bear.; Burke, John, d. 1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.
    • [1891?]
    • St. Vincent's Home

    • Orphaned boys, who live in the Mount Saint Vincent home, pose outdoors in Denver, Colorado. They wear pants and coats.
    • St. Vincent's Home (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Orphans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1934 November 14
    • Miners at Rugby

    • A group of miners pose near a mining structure in the coal camp of Rugby in Las Animas County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes, overalls, and boots. Some workers sit on a coal cart.
    • Rugby (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Coal mining--Colorado--Rugby--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Rugby--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Rugby--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Hurdle race

    • A group of four horseback riders jumps over a hurdle in a dirt arena during a race in a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England.
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horse shows.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1892?]
    • The city wall, Siena [art original] : from Garden at Palazzo Ravizza.

    • Watercolor painting captures a scene from 1934 Odyssey Cruise (from July 17 to August 11) on the privately chartered S.S. Cracovia.
    • Sea in art.; Painting, American.; Ocean travel--Pictorial works.; Travel in art.; Siena (Italy)--Pictorial works.; Mediterranean Region--Pictorial works.; Watercolors (Paintings)
    • 1934
    • Elk Horn Lodge [sic], Estes Park [sic], father / son teams

    • Fathers and sons, members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, pose on horseback in a meadow near buildings at Elmer Berg's Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch in Park County, Colorado. The men are identified left to right as: "Forest Bucky Button with...
    • Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Park County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Dude ranches--Colorado--Park County--1950-1960.;...
    • 1954 July
    • CZ westbound East switch Grand Valley

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western engine #601 pulls the California Zephyr westbound at the east switch in the Grand Valley, in Mesa County, Colorado.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; California Zephyr (Express train)--1940-1950.; Mesa County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Mesa County--1940-1950.; Railroad observation cars--Colorado--Mesa...
    • 1949 Mar. 14
    • Rough Riders, USA

    • Members of "Buffalo Bill's Congress of Rough Riders of the World" pose on horseback in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. One man sits on his horse in front of the rest of the group in the center foreground. The men all wear hats and have...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Historical reenactments.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; San Juan Hill, Battle of, 1898.
    • 1899
    • Russian Cossacks

    • A group of Russian Georgian Cossacks, led by David Kadjaia, ride horses in a dirt arena (Ambrose Park or Madison Square Garden) for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear wool hats and long, dark coats. Kadjaia's uniform is lighter colored...
    • Cossacks--1900-1910.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Van Vleet Arabian Ranch, Bob McDonald, Tony Archer, Mel Glatz, Ray Davis, Doc Stauffer, Al Gould,...

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies jog or lope their horses near a log fence at the L.W. Van Vleet, Lazy V V Ranch, near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. Some of the men are identified: Robert "Bob" A. McDonald, Anthony P. "Tony"...
    • Lazy V V Ranch (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1940-1950.; Trail riding--Colorado--1940-1950.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.;...
    • 1949 July
    • Rio Grande station, Chacra, Colorado

    • A woman, children and a dog pose on probably the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad depot platform in Chacra (Garfield County), Colorado. The frame building has a gabled roof. A water well is nearby.
    • Chacra (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Chacra--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]


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