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    • Scenery project

    • Photoprint of watercolor of Leadville, Colorado's Tabor Opera House scenery. The painting includes a road crossing a river with tree lined banks. In December, 1933, a group of students, a former Tabor stage manager, and professors set up original...
    • 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
    • Mr. Joseph Hofman Denver Auditorium - Management of Arthur M. Oberfelder

    • Interior view of the Denver Municipal Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; shows an audience in main floor and balcony seats, organ pipes, and pianist Joseph (Josef) Hofman.
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Performances--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Pianists--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1935]
    • Colorado Midland excursion Engines No. 1 & 49

    • A group of men, women and children pose in front of Engine No. 49 of a Colorado Midland Railroad Company excursion train in Colorado.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Railroad locomotives--1890-1910.; Railroads--1890-1910.; Sightseers--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Corona School, probably 8th grade

    • Class portrait (7th or 8th grade) on the steps of the Corona School (now Dora Moore Elementary School) in Denver, Colorado. Students identified are: 2. Susie Fulenwider, 3. Esther Collins, 4. Edythe Hallbeck, 5. Jessie Kennicott, 6. Ginny Montoya,...
    • Corona School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1914
    • Jennie Quigley, Scottish Queen, 28 years, 36 inches.

    • Portrait of a woman midget holding a parasol and wearing a tiara and an overdress with fringe.
    • Midgets--1870-1900.; Dwarfs--1870-1900.; Human curiosities--1870-1900.; Women--1870-1900.; Quigley, Jennie.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Public school, Whitewater, Colo.

    • View of a school house in Whitewater (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows clapboard siding, the belfry, a pedimented gable roof, round arched portal and steps.
    • Whitewater (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Whitewater--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Colorado Midland - excursion at Hells Gate

    • A large group of tourists pose for a photo in front of engine number 1 and 49 of the Colorado Midland Railway on an excursion to Hells Gate in Colorado.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; People--Colorado--1890-1910.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Mr. W.A. Campbell at the Vendome Hotel

    • Mr. W.A. Campbell sits in a leather armchair in room 300 of the Vendome Hotel at 701 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado for this portrait. The elderly man is dressed in a three piece suit, tie and ankle high boots and sits with his legs crossed....
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hotels--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Campbell, W. A.; Vendome Hotel.
    • [1937 January 28]
    • Van Schaack & Company opening day 724 17th St

    • Interior view at the Van Schaack real estate company in Denver, Colorado; shows square columns, entablature, counters, an arch, a clock, ceiling lamps, men, and flower arrangements including chrysanthemums.
    • Van Schaack & Company (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Real estate business--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1935 October 28
    • Madame DaCosta vocal studio

    • Madame DaCosta poses at a piano in her house at 1135 Grant Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Portraits hang on the wall and are on nearby tables. A large cloth is draped over the grand piano.
    • Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Pianos--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • 1935 September 28
    • Flag pole

    • View of a U. S. flag on a pole in Crown Hill Cemetery in Arvada (Jefferson County), Colorado.
    • Crown Hill Cemetery (Arvada, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Arvada (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Arvada--1910-1920.; Flagpoles--Colorado--Arvada--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.
    • 1911 May 28
    • Group of six men

    • Studio portrait of a group of men. They wear suits and ties.
    • Men--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • [Promissory note.].

    • Loans--Colorado--Central City.; Central City (Colo.)--To 1876.
    • 1866
    • Duryea Morton, shipboard

    • Portrait of the photographer taken on-board the U.S.S. Marine Fox, which was enroute to the United States after the end of the Italian Campaign. Behind him are other, unidentified, Tenth Mountain Division soldiers.
    • Transports--1940-1950.; Photographers--1940-1950.; Troop movements--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • August 1945
    • CZ meet at Grizzly

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive #601 as it pulls the California Zephyr through Glenwood Canyon, Garfield County, Colorado. Another California Zephyr waits at the Grizzly siding on parallel tracks. The Colorado River and the...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1940-1950.; California Zephyr (Express train)--1940-1950.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1940-1950.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Glenwood Canyon (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grizzly (Colo. :...
    • 1949 Aug. 28
    • Utility substation

    • View of a utility substation; a small brick building with iron bars over the windows, Denver, Colorado.
    • Electric substations--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Public utility companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Lesson in music

    • Two African-American (Black) boys and white students sit at desks in Mrs. Lloyd's classroom while a woman at the blackboard points to a musical staff and notes at Gilpin School at 29th (Twenty-ninth) and Stout Streets in the Five Points...
    • Gilpin School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1900-1910.; African Americans--Education--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Classrooms--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1904 Jan. 28
    • Boulder Canyon The Watchdog horse & buggy on road

    • A horse-drawn buggy is on a road near the Watchdog rock formation in Boulder Canyon (Boulder County), Colorado. The Saint Vrain River is nearby.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Boulder County--1890-1910.
    • [July, 1898]
    • Keyhole Longs Peak Colo.

    • Enos Mills and another man stand in the Keyhole Rock formation on Longs Peak in Boulder County, Colorado. Boulders litter the mountainside.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Longs Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Boulder County--1900-1910.; Mills, Enos Abijah, 1870-1922.
    • [1904 August]
    • Lemon Saks, director of Denver Art Galleries and Saks Galleries

    • Lemon Saks, director of the Denver Art Galleries and the Saks Galleries holds up an original Toulouse-Lautrec lithograph.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Art dealers--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Art--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Saks, Lemon.
    • 1965 March 25
    • Baseball players

    • A baseball team poses at a stadium. They wear caps and uniforms that read: "C C A," "C C," "H," "A" and "S" and hold gloves. Shows bleachers and the dugout.
    • Baseball players--Colorado--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Old May Co. bldg 16th and Champa being demolished

    • View of the partially demolished May Company Building at 16th (Sixteenth) and Champa Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Pedestrians walk by a sign that reads: "Colorado National Bank Makes Another Move Forward Metro Denver."
    • May-D & F--Buildings--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Department stores--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • 1965 September 28
    • Monfort feed lot near Greeley, Colo.

    • View of a Union Pacific freight train on tracks beside a feed tower (silo) at the Monfort of Colorado Inc. feedlot in Greeley (Weld County), Colorado.
    • Monfort of Colorado, Inc.--Buildings--1940-1960.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--1940-1960.; Greeley (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Greeley--1940-1960.; Silos--Colorado--Greeley--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Grandmother's home Lincoln Avenue in South Denver

    • View of the Clow (Clough) family and house on Lincoln Street in Denver, Colorado. The house features jigsaw work and a covered porch. Men, women, girls, boys, and a baby pose with a dog by a fence.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Clough family.
    • 1890 Spring
    • Philip Daskeno Yellow Wing Wm. Myatt "Humdrum" in "The Sun Bird" Marion Hills...

    • Studio portrait of Philip Daskeno as Yellow Wing and William Myatt as Humdrum in a production of "The Sun Bird." William Myatt wears boots, a jacket, and a wide-brimmed hat. Philip Daskeno, a Native American (tribe unknown) man, wears moccasins,...
    • Daskeno, Philip--Performances.; Myatt, William, Actor--Performances.; Indians of North America--Performances & portrayals--1920-1930.; Actors--1920-1930.
    • 1928 July 28
    • Mary A. Kennicott in buggy

    • Mary Kennicott sits in the shadows in a horse drawn buggy at the Kennicott Ranch in Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado.
    • Westcliffe (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Kennicott, Mary Azuba Smith.
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • Holly, Colo sugar mill construction stock pedistal

    • Construction workers pose on top of the partially constructed sugar mill at the Holly Sugar Company's works in Holly (Prowers County), Colorado. Cranes and guy wires are nearby.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Holly (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Holly--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Holly--1900-1910.
    • [1905, August 28]
    • Georgetown - balloon ascension

    • Harry Buckwalter escaped injury in this balloon accident at the Georgetown loop in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He was attempting to photograph the Georgetown Loop for the Colorado Midland Railway Company. Reporters and onlookers...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Accidents--Colorado--Georgetown--1900-1910.; Balloons (Aircraft)--Colorado--Georgetown--1900-1910.
    • 1901 October 28
    • Arabs

    • A group of Arabs on horseback rides through a grassy area during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear turbans and capes. Several soldiers are stopped on their horses in the right background. Those men wear helmets and carry...
    • Arabs--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; United States. Army. Volunteer Cavalry, 1st.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1899
    • Brave Bird, Flat Iron, Little Money

    • Brave Bird and Flat Iron, two Native American members of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose with Little Money, a young Native American boy, in front of a tent in a camp for the show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Brave Bird...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Brave Bird.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Flat Iron.; Little Money.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Indians of North America.
    • [1894?]
    • Rugby

    • Four men pose near a horse-drawn wagon and metal shed with a wooden headframe at a mine in Rugby (Las Animas County), Colorado. Three of the men wear work clothes, the fourth wears a suit and vest. Shows a wagon filled with supplies and or...
    • Rugby (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Rugby--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Rugby--1900-1910.; Sheds--Colorado--Rugby--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The Colorado and Swimming Pool, Glenwood Springs

    • View of the Hotel Colorado and the stone Bath House at the Glenwood Hot Springs pool in Glenwood Springs (Garfield County), Colorado. The four-story Italianate-style, stone and brick Hotel Colorado has square towers and a first floor arcade near...
    • Hotel Colorado (Glenwood Springs, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1890-1900.; Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bathhouses--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • [between 1891 and 1897?]
    • Berwind houses

    • A man stands on a dirt road near a row of company houses in the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company coal camp, Berwind (Las Animas County), Colorado. The houses are four-room square structures with stone foundations, cinder block walls, porches, hipped...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1900-1920.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Buildings--1900-1920.; Mining camps--Colorado--Berwind--1900-1920.; Berwind (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Coal mining--Colorado--Berwind--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Conveyor, Gold Prince Mill

    • Interior view of the Gold Prince Mill in Animas Forks (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows a sorting conveyor and steel support beams.
    • Animas Forks (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Conveying systems--Colorado--Animas Forks--1900-1920.; Gold mining--Colorado--Animas Forks--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Animas Forks--1900-1920.; Mills--Colorado--Animas Forks--1900-1920.; Ore...
    • [between 1907 and 1917]
    • Cheyenne Indians

    • A large group of Native American men poses in a row on horseback in an arena used for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The men are members of the show's cast. Many of the men wear feather headdresses and hold...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Colo. Midland rotary on Hagerman Pass

    • A plow train cuts through snow drifts on Hagerman Pass in Pitkin County, Colorado. Four men walk in front of the train, next to the railroad tracks.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Pitkin County--1890-1910.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Pitkin County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Denver Northwestern & Pacific RR freight train

    • Shows a Denver Northwestern and Pacific Railroad freight train as is moves past a water tower at the Leyden Junction in Jefferson County, Colorado. A crew member stands on top of a coal pile in the coal car.
    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway--1900-1910.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.; Water towers--Colorado--Jefferson County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910]
    • Denver looking N. on 14th St.

    • View of the corner of 14th (Fourteenth) and Larimer Streets in Denver, Colorado. Denver City Hall and other buildings are near the street. Signs read: "Dealers in Straight [...]," and "Furnished Rooms For Rent By The Day, Week, Month."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Sugar beets Holly, Colo. sugar mill-- vacuum pan

    • A man poses near a vacuum pan in a sugar mill near Holly (Prowers County), Colorado. Another man crouches nearby on the metal and wood scaffolding.
    • Sugar beet industry--Colorado--Holly--1900-1910.; Holly (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Holly--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Holly--1900-1910.
    • 1905, August 28
    • Cody and Dexter Fellows (?)

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody sits in his tent with Dexter Fellows, press agent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody sits at a wood desk wearing a striped shirt and vest and no hat. Fellows, wearing a suit and a hat, sits on a wood...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Fellows, Dexter.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Cody

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody leads a procession during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody holds a wide-brimmed hat at his right side and bows his head slightly. He wears a buckskin coat with tassles and small beads sewn...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horses.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Indians of North America.
    • 1899
    • No. 2, Lincoln School, Class of 1919

    • A group of students pose on the steps of Lincoln School in Denver, Colorado. They are identified as: 1. Chester Johnston, 2. Elmer H. Flieger, 3. M. G. Johnson, 4. May L. Smith, 5. J. H. Dodds (1912), 6. Harold B. Oaks Brutus, 8. Sade Rowland, 9....
    • Lincoln School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1912
    • Cripple Creek

    • View of brick, two-story commercial buildings on Bennett Avenue in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows the "F.B.& L. Block," the Fairley Brothers & Lampman Block Building at 300 E. Bennett Avenue. Signs on commercial buildings read "Wm....
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1920-1940.; Commercials streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1920-1940.
    • [between 1929 and 1935?]
    • Four girls on two horses

    • Girls pose (sidesaddle) on horses at the Kennicott Ranch in Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado; a low mesa is in the distance.
    • Westcliffe (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Children riding horses--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Girls--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Sidesaddle...
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • Long horn Thompson's camp

    • Probably a family poses at a camp near Pyramid (Rio Blanco County), Colorado. Women and girls wear linen or cotton dresses and hats. Men and a boy wear suits and hats. A women sits on a rocking chair beside canvas tents and a covered wagon.
    • Pyramid (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Camping--Colorado--Pyramid--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Pyramid--1900-1910.; Tents--Colorado--Pyramid--1900-1910.
    • 1905
    • Ore train at Mt. Sneffes [sic] in winter

    • Men pose with a pack train outside of the George R. Porter general store and post office in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. The burros and mules haul ore bags and pull freight wagons. The snow covered San Juan Mountain Range is in the distance.
    • Sneffels (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.; Packtrains--Colorado--Sneffels--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Camp Weld Council, Denver

    • Group portrait of the Camp Weld Council, Denver Colorado shows white and Native American (Arapaho and Cheyenne) men arranged in three rows. Identification: Left to right, kneeling: Maj. Edward Wynkoop and Capt. Silas S. Soule; seated: White...
    • Arapaho Indians--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Organizations--1860-1870.; Black Kettle.; Bosse.; Bull Bear.; Heap of Buffalo.; Na-ta-nee.; Neva.; Smith, John.; Soule, Silas S. 1844-1865.; White...
    • September 28, 1864
    • Auto camp, Rocky Mt. Lake, looking out from pavilion

    • Two young women look out from a covered pavilion onto a group of camp sites at Rocky Mountain Lake Park auto camp (motor camp) in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man kneels near a pile of split logs and a woman stands near by with...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Rocky Mountain Lake Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Pavilions--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1919, November


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