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    • Women's dress

    • A women's afternoon dress ensemble with cape. The bodice is semi-tailored with Empire? style waist, sleeveless, patterned white silk faille, a high rounded neckline, a spread collar, shoulder pads, blue piping at the armhole and waistline; down the...
    • Dresses--1930-1950.
    • [between 1938 and 1945]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 32, 1910 August 6

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100806
    • Fast mail

    • An oil painting by Denver, Colorado artist Paul Gregg. It shows a landscape a cowboy riding a horse and an airplane. The colors used in the painting include, blue, gray, yellow, orange, black and brown. This painting was used in The Denver Post.
    • Airplanes--1940-1950.; Cowboys--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • Happiness or bust (originally untitled)

    • An oil painting by Denver, Colorado artist Paul Gregg. The painting is of a young boy in a wagon pulled by oxen, with the words "Happiness or Bust" painted on one side; in the background is a landscape of shrubbery. A large yellow sun is behind the...
    • Boys--1930-1940.; Carts & wagons--1930-1940.; Ox teams--1930-1940.
    • 1932 January 1
    • Water project near Glenwood Springs

    • View of probably Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks, an irrigation conduit on a timber frame and a culvert on the ground constructed by Thompson Pipe & Steel Company for a water diversion project near Glenwood Springs (Garfield County),...
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Garfield County--1930-1950.; Culverts--Colorado--Garfield County--1930-1950.; Irrigation canals & flumes--Colorado--Garfield County--1930-1950.; Railroad...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Descendants of 
Fernan Lainez and Jimena Nunez de Castro

    • Detailed description of the descendants of New Mexico pioneering family Fernan Lainez and Jimena Nunez de Castro.
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Spaniards--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; New Mexico--Genealogy.
    • 2002 April
    • Carlton Tunnel - blacksmith shop

    • Interior view of the machine shop connected with the Carlton Tunnel (Teller County), Colorado; men pose by lathes, sledge hammers, an anvil, presses, and kegs.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Machine shops--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.; Carlton Tunnel (Teller County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Teller County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Stoffer, G.E. at trolley coach controls

    • G.E. Stoffer poses in the driver's seat of a Denver Tramway Corporation trolley car in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Tramway Corporation (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Stoffer, G. E.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA London office staff

    • Interior view of an office at the London Mine in (possibly) Alma, (Park County), Colorado; men and a woman work at desks with ink bottles, a pencil sharpener, and ledgers. Safe and adding machine read: "Charpiot Safe Co. Denver, Colo," and "Monroe."
    • Interiors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.; Offices--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Green Mountain Dam

    • View of Green Mountain Dam construction in Summit County, Colorado; shows graded earth, snow, mountains, and clouds.
    • Blue River (Colo. : river)--1930-1950.; Green Mountain Dam (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Summit County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dam construction--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1950.; Rivers--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1938 and 1943?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder car

    • A worker holds sticks of dynamite removed from a cart containing explosives at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. The man wears work overalls and a...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Slide Mine, jumbo, close-up, 3/4 rear

    • Two men work with compressed air, percussion-type rock drills called a stopers in the Slide Mine in Boulder County, Colorado. The men wear work clothes, hard hats, and electric mine lamps. Rocks and boulders litter the floor of the shaft.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Slide Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Minnesota Mine, 1 man drilling

    • A miner works in the Minnesota Mine in Gilpin County, Colorado. He holds a drill and works near metal framework. He wears a helmet and work clothes.
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Minnesota Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • [1940-1950?]
    • Pando, Camp Hale construction

    • A construction worker, surrounded by piles of wood, uses a table saw at Camp Hale in the Pando Valley (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows workers, parked automobiles and buildings. The men wear hats, gloves and overalls.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Carpentry--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Treasury Tunnel, office force

    • View of an interior office of the Treasury Tunnel Mine in Ouray County, Colorado. Men and a woman stand or sit at desks in the office. Shows a typewriter on a desk, calendars and a telephone on the wall, and a man at a counter near a sign that...
    • Ouray County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Treasury Tunnel Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Employees--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1930-1950.;...
    • [1943 July 24]
    • Vanadium stockpile, Grand Junction

    • View of a Denver & Rio Grande Western freight car beside a wooden shelter in probably Grand Junction (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows a rocky hillside beside the freight car.
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1950.; Grand Junction (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Grand Junction--1930-1950.; Sheds--Colorado--Grand Junction--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Hoist house at Leadville mine

    • A miner stands with his hand on a large lever in the hoist house at a mine near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows large gears and heavy machinery. Workers stand near the wall.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1887?]
    • Clear Creek - drilling in 1200 ft. pioneer bore - removing jock bits in foreground

    • Men work with pipes, pneumatic tubing, and helmets with lanterns in a highway tunnel on Highway 6 in Jefferson County or Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Construction workers--Colorado--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Road construction--Colorado--1940-1950.; Tunnels--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA Butterfly Mine & mountains

    • View of the Butterfly Mine near Ophir (San Miguel County), Colorado; shows ore processing sheds and a trestle bridge.
    • Butterfly Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; San Miguel County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--San Miguel County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Clear Creek Highway - cooks

    • Interior view of a kitchen in (probably) Clear Creek County of Jefferson County, Colorado; men pose in cook hats and aprons by trays and cooking utensils.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cooks--Colorado--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Kitchens--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder car

    • A worker removes blasting powder from an explosives car near the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. Label painted on the box reads "Hercules Powder."...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • So. Platte Dr. Co. gen. view

    • View of the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge probably near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado. Tailings piles are nearby.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Cosmic Ray Machine, D.U.

    • A man squats near equipment that measures cosmic radiation in a tent probably at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. The portable machine has cathode ray and metal tubes attached to a wheel like structure. Fans and tools lay near or on...
    • University of Denver--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Measuring--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Scientific equipment--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • People-man, occupations-miners

    • Portrait of a miner with a hard helmet, probably in Colorado.
    • Miners--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA, 1942 parade

    • View of the Colorado Mining Association convention parade as it passes spectators near Tremont and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. A man wears a cape and plays a trumpet. Shows people, parade floats, the Hotel Tremont, parked...
    • Colorado Mining Association--Public relations--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Pando, Camp Hale construction

    • A man wears a hat and stands next to a flatbed truck that contains lumber. The truck is parked beside gable-roofed barracks under construction at Camp Hale in the Pando Valley (Eagle County), Colorado.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Barracks--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Lumber--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Construction at Camp Hale

    • Construction workers are on wooden scaffolding beside a multi-story building under construction at Camp Hale (Eagle County), Colorado. A crane is on the roof. A man holds a wooden rafter and men stand on the ground beside the brick and probably...
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Cunningham Gulch mine

    • View of a frame, two-story mine building with a gable roof in Cunningham Gulch in probably San Juan County, Colorado. Shows an ore car on tracks, a log retaining wall below the building and lumber piles.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Slide Mine - G-D sharpener's furnace

    • A man works with a stamp mill by a forge at the Slide Mine is probably Boulder County, Colorado. Embossed letters on the machinery read: "Gardner Denver."
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Slide Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Employees--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Founding--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Interiors--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA Rico / Argentine

    • View of ore processing sheds at the Argentine Mine near Rico (Dolores County), Colorado.
    • Rico (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Rico Argentine Mining Company Mine (Dolores County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Rico--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Colorado Fuel & Iron

    • View of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company steel mills in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado; shows smokestacks, Colorado and Southern Railway hopper cars, Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad cars on elevated track, ore, and industrial fans.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Buildings--1940-1950.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Pueblo--1940-1950.; Steel industry--Colorado--Pueblo--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder house loading primers

    • A worker prepares an explosive charge in the powder house near the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County Colorado. The man wears work overalls and a cap. He places a...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [1946 July?]
    • So. Platte Dr. Co., rollers

    • View of roller mechanism on the South Platte Dredging Company hydraulic placer gold mining dredge near Fairplay (Park County), Colorado.
    • South Platte Dredging Co.--Equipment & supplies--1930-1950.; Mining machinery--Parts--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Fairplay (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dredges--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Fairplay--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Colorado Mining Association

    • View of the Colorado Mining Association parade as it passes spectators near Tremont and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows people, a flatbed truck, a float and storefronts. Signs read: "Mineral County," "We Mine The Lead...
    • Colorado Mining Association--Public relations--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Pando, Camp Hale construction

    • Interior view of a man, probably a plumber, with a wrench at Camp Hale in the Pando Valley (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows men outside of the building and window frames leaned against the interior wall of the building.
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Plumbers--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • A.S. & R. Smelter, Leadville

    • View of probably the American Smelter and Refining Company smelter and the Arkansas River in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Shows smokestacks and a large tailings pile. Snow is on mountains in the distant Sawatch Range.
    • American Smelter and Refining Company--Buildings--1920-1940.; Arkansas River--1920-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1940.; Rivers--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1940.; Smelters--Colorado--Leadville--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Cunningham Gulch mine

    • View of a two-story frame mine building with a gable roof in probably San Juan County, Colorado. Shows an ore car on tracks of a tipple, a wood stove beside a wooden staircase, and a car parked near the building.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mine buildings--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Slide Mine - jumbo side, one man

    • A man works in a mine tunnel with a pneumatic drill at probably the Slide Mine in Boulder County, Colorado. He wears a helmet with a lantern.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Slide Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boring--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Drilling & boring machinery--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA Alta / supt. posed

    • A man poses in Alma (Park County), Colorado; a mining superintendent is by frame houses.
    • Alma (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Green Mountain Dam -powerhouse site - diversion tunnel

    • View of Green Mountain Dam construction in Summit County, Colorado; shows quarried rock, a canal with the Blue River, a tunnel, and sheds.
    • Blue River (Colo. : river)--1930-1950.; Green Mountain Dam (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Summit County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Canals--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1950.; Dam construction--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1950.; Rivers--Colorado--Summit...
    • [between 1938 and 1943?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder house

    • A worker stacks explosive charges in the powder house at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. He wears work overalls and a cap. Fuses are wrapped...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Parade

    • ROTC (Reserve Officers' Training Corps) cadets march at the corner of Broadway and Maple Streets as part of an Armistice Day parade in Denver, Colorado. Teenagers carry rifles, wear hats and are dressed in uniform. Signs read: "Green Far-Go."
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps--People--1940-1950.; Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [1941 November 11?]
    • Pando, Camp Hale construction

    • Interior view of construction workers as they paint the window frames of a building at Camp Hale in the Pando Valley (Eagle County), Colorado. A saw rests against the wall, a hand plane lies on the floor, a paint can sits atop a sawhorse and the...
    • Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Military facilities--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Painting--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.
    • [1942?]
    • Gold Coin Creamery, Denver

    • A worker holds glass bottles of milk and poses beside a conveyor belt in an interior view of the Gold Coin Creamery in Denver, Colorado. A woman wears a pants suit and a head scarf, and stands beside factory equipment and wire trays full of milk...
    • Gold Coin Creamery (Denver, Colo.)--Public relations--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Dairy products industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Cunningham Gulch mine

    • Men use pick axes and stand near ore car tracks and the entrance to a mine in Cunningham Gulch in probably San Juan County, Colorado. Shows a car and stacks of hewn lumber on the road.
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Miners--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--San Juan County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • W. H. Jackson

    • William Henry Jackson stands next to a chair in a studio portrait. He wears a cotton shirt and pants, high-topped boots and a bandanna, and holds his hat.
    • Photographers--1870-1880.; Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1870
    • Slide Mine - mucker front / bucket up

    • A man works in a mine tunnel with machinery at probably the Slide Mine in Boulder County, Colorado.; he wears a helmet with lantern.
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Slide Mine (Boulder County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • CMA Veta Mines / clean-up

    • A man cleans metal pans in (probably) Colorado; he wears bib overalls and industrial gloves. A scale is on a table.
    • Interiors--Colorado--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • M.M. Lumber Co

    • View of a sawmill in (probably) Colorado; a car is by buildings with a hopper and smokestacks.
    • Lumber industry--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mills--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]

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