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    • The same 1932 "crew"

    • A group of campers and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on their morning hike to Rollinsville. They wear hats, sweaters or coats, pants, and boots;...
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    • 1932
    • Don't eat the cup, Ethel, we'll have breakfast eventually, we hope!

    • Five African American teenage girls and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills cook breakfast near Rollinsville (Gilpin County), Colorado. They hold sticks with food on them over a fire and one holds a cup. They wear overalls, pants,...
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    • 1932
    • What happened to those wraps, girls?

    • A group of African American teens and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni rest on the railroad tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad near Tunnel 30 (Gilpin County), Colorado. One girl carries a cup. They wear pants, overalls, shirts,...
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    • 1932
    • Rollinsville; a typical Colorado mountain town

    • View of the town of Rollinsville (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings and cars on street. Signs read: "Grocery - Fresh Meat," "Eat - Fountain Drinks," "Garage - How is your oil?" and "Repairs - Service."
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    • 1932
    • Entrance to the Chapel

    • View of the entrance to the Chapel for the campers of Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. A sign reads: "The Lord is in His Holy Temple, Let All Keep Silence Before Him." Shows ponderosa pine.
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    • [between 1934 and 1935]
    • Waiting for the train

    • A group of African American teenage campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni pose by Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and a railway stop near the entrance to Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear dresses, blouses,...
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    • [between 1934 and 1935]
    • Gateway to Lincoln Hills

    • African American teenage campers stand at the entrance of Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows luggage and a sign that reads: "Lincoln Hills." Camp Nizhoni buildings are in the distance.
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    • [between 1934 and 1935]
    • We like it cold!!!

    • African American campers and their counselor swim in South Boulder Creek in Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They have on swim suits and swim caps. Lincoln Hills is in the distance.
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    • 1934
    • Now ain't this sumthin'? Even the staff has gone wild!

    • Five African American counselors at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose near their camp building. They wear long pants or long skirts. One wears a paper hat while the others wear scarves on their heads. A woman stands at...
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    • 1934
    • Miss Jones and I stranded in mid-stream

    • Two counselors, Miss Jones and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) are stuck on some rocks in the middle of South Boulder Creek in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear swim suits and swim caps.
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    • 1934
    • Find your supper or you don't eat. Some fun, kids!

    • A group of African American teenage campers and their counselors stand near a camp building at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some hold large sticks. They wear shorts, overalls, pants, shirts, dresses and hats.
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    • 1934
    • First year at camp! Boy, oh, boy!

    • Portrait of Marie L. Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), an African American teenager, the young woman poses wearing overalls, tie, shirt and a cap. Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado is in the distance. Shows scattered people...
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    • 1928
    • Are we happy?

    • Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) and Ethel Hawkins, African American teenage women pose on the campground of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear overalls and shirts. Sombreros are slung on their backs.
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    • 1928
    • A trip to the old mine

    • A group of African American teenagers at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose atop a tailings pile near either a silver, gold or tungsten mine. They wear dresses, pants, overalls, stockings, hats. Two have on sombreros, one...
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    • 1928
    • Waiting for the train

    • A group of teenage African American girls, who include Charlotte Mosley, Katherine Norton, Jessie Sharp, Ethel Hawkins and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) and a counselor, wait for a train at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County),...
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    • 1928
    • Two happy weeks at camp!

    • A group of teenage, African American girls, who include Ethel Hawkins and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), pose with a counselor at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear dresses, sweaters, jackets, coats and...
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    • 1928
    • And there they go-with our flowers

    • Two shepherds and A large flock of sheep walk along a dirt road near South Boulder Creek in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1934
    • There is also a black sheep in the picture

    • African American teenage campers and their counselors gather round a black sheep in a meadow near Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Clothes include overalls, shorts, long skirts and blouses.
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    • 1934
    • Here they come!!!

    • African American campers stand in a meadow among a herd of sheep in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. A shepherd watches the sheep, South Boulder Creek and hills are in the distance.
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    • 1934
    • "Andy Family" First week

    • Six African American campers of various ages in the "Andy" family (Andy is counselor Marie Anderson, later Marie L. Greenwood) pose near a wire fence on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some wear dresses, two...
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    • 1935
    • The first week group ready to go home

    • African American campers, dressed in dresses and hats, stand at the train stop near Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. One holds a doll, another holds a white flag to flag down the train.
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    • 1935
    • It was really a baby bird in a nest

    • An African American camper from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills, (Gilpin County), Colorado holds a bird in a bird nest.
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    • 1936
    • Kin I help Snippy? Now where are the eggs? Mmm, I smell bacon!

    • Three African American counselors (including Mildred Parsons, aka "Snippy") and a camper, from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado, kneel or stand by an outdoor stone grill (barbecue) ready to cook breakfast. Shows a wood pile,...
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    • 1936
    • Breakfast out of doors first week. Such hard workers!!!

    • A group of African American female campers, who include Zipporah Parks, pose together on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Their counselors (including Marie Anderson, later Marie L. Greenwood) are in the...
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    • 1936
    • A trip to the old tungsten mine

    • View of the headframe of a tungsten mine and large metal tanks. African American female campers and counselors from Camp Nizhoni stand by the mine, probably in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows ore car tracks.
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    • 1936
    • Cute, isn't she? Yvonne Mason

    • An African American girl, identified as Yvonne Mason, poses on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. She wears a large check-patterned blouse and shorts with a necklace, bracelet, watch and a ribbon headband.
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    • 1936
    • The last dinner!

    • A group of African American campers pose by their camp building at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows a building with wooden shudders, porch and a broken bench.
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    • 1936
    • Take the picture quick; the train's coming!!!

    • Two African American campers, identified as Yvonne Mason and Zipporah Parks, pose among trees on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1936
    • First Week, "Andy Family"

    • Seven teenage girls, African American campers who include Yvonne Mason, stand with their counselor Andy, Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), by a wooden structure at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1936
    • End of season

    • View of a dirt road probably in Gilpin County, Colorado. Shows pine and spruce trees. Mountains are in the distance.
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    • 1936
    • "Pat," "Woody" and "Peggy," Me, Mrs. Wilson

    • Four African American women, Katherine Patton (Pat), Mary E. Wood (Woody), Marie Anderson ( Andy, later Marie L. Greenwood), and Mrs. Wilson pose together at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Woody has a broken leg and leans...
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    • 1936, August
    • Katherine Patton (Pat), "Woody," Mrs. Rena Flake, Mrs. Wilson

    • Four African American women, Katherine Patton (Pat), Mary E. Wood (Woody), Mrs. Rena Flake and Mrs. Wilson pose together at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Woody has a broken leg and leans on one crutch while she holds...
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    • 1936, August
    • Camp staff breakfast at Mother Gross'

    • Nine African American women pose at the home of Mother Gross, Camp Nizhoni's cook, somewhere in Colorado. Pictured are: Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), "Woody" (Mary E. Wood) on crutches, Mother Gross, "Snippy" (Mildred Parsons), Jessie...
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    • 1936, August
    • The Royal Gorge

    • People lean over a railing along the Arkansas River in the Royal Gorge (Fremont County), Colorado. Shows a conductor, part of a Denver & Rio Grande Western train, and utility poles on side of the gorge.
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    • 1936 August

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