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    • Amity, Colorado, the broom industry

    • A man wears suspenders and a hat and stands at the doorway of a stone house with a shingle roof in Amity, a Salvation Army colony, in Prowers County, Colorado. Brooms made with straw and wooden handles are on display beside stone walls. The...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Broom maker's

    • Interior view of a broom factory in Denver, Colorado; shows men, wooden dowels, sheaves of straw, and brooms.
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    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Boarders in a coal camp household

    • A group of men pose near a house, possibly a boarding house, in a coal camp probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. Some of the men hold tools in their hands including axes, brooms, saws, and picks. Others hold liquor bottles. Several men sit on...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • #745 Interior of Methodist Church Christmas Party

    • Two rows of girls holding baby dolls perform in the Christmas pageant at the Methodist Church in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Baby cradles and miniature brooms are in front of the girls in the front row. Christmas trees flank the stage. The...
    • Edwards, W. S.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Variety store

    • Interior view of a dry goods store in Denver, Colorado; shows a man, a woman, tea hoppers, a coffee grinder, glass display cases, and merchandise including dishes, steins, lamps, brooms, and washboards.
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    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Seated left, Lennard Vogel, standing right, Alphonse Thuet

    • Group of men pose outside the Adolph Coors Company brewery, Golden, Colorado; they hold long handled whisk brooms, mugs of beer, and shovels with "Wet Golden 1909," "Malt House 1909" and "Section 11 Brewery," lettered on them. Lennard Vogel sits on...
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    • 1909
    • Boulder Milling & Elevator Company

    • Mill buildings in Boulder, Colorado, are of brick and corrugated tin, and have gable, flat, mansard (with dormers), or monitor roofs. Full burlap sacks, brooms, and bales of straw are on the wooden dock, fronted by bare trees with stumps painted...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Van Vleet Arabian Ranch gymkana [sic]

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies participate in a gymkhana at the L.W. Van Vleet Lazy V V Ranch near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. Shows men on horseback in a fenced area near a barn. Men hold brooms and play broom polo. Ranch...
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    • 1949 July
    • Grocery store

    • Interior view of George & Stott [?] variety store on Pearl Street [?], in Denver, Colorado; shows men and merchandise including fruit, candy, canned goods, baskets, brooms, and products: "Tetley's Tea," "Brotherhood Tobacco," "Welch's," "Chase &...
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    • 1915
    • Estes Park show, broom polo for the fans

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies play broom polo in a field in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. Men on horseback wear western attire and hold straw brooms. Players include Harry Deem, Wayne "Sage" Kester, Lou Wulfekuhler, and Dick...
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    • 1953 July
    • Poley drug store, Howard's resturant location [sic]

    • Ornate hardwood cabinetwork finishes the interior of this business in Boulder, Colorado, filled with apothecary jars, bottles, and cannisters. Cigar boxes in curved glass display cases and a scale top the counter, and whisk brooms hang from it....
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Performers

    • Seventeen women performers of the "Broom Brigade" cast pose in two rows. Each wears a costume of a long-sleeved bodice with a mandarin collar, a cross piece across the breast, a full, pleated skirt with a dark band around the skirt, and a Civil War...
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    • 1885
    • Mama & Papa Woodruff take in store

    • Interior view of Woodruff general merchandise store in Gillett, Colorado includes Mr. and Mrs. Woodruff in the aisle between shelves of canned and boxed food. A scale sits atop the glass display cabinet with boxes of cigars, wooden crate of brooms...
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    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Welch Block

    • Stone pediments and sills finish this two-story brick commercial building in Boulder, Colorado, and chimneys rise from the roof. Lettering in the corner mitre of the bracketed cornice reads: "Welch 1877 (?);" other signs read: "Buckeye harvester...
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    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • Grocery store

    • Interior view of a food store in Denver, Colorado. A man stands near a glass display case and cash register. Brooms and advertisements hang from the ceiling.
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    • [between 1910 and 1915]
    • Inter-Ocean Hotel in Denver

    • The Inter-Ocean Hotel opened on October 29, 1873, at the corner of 16th (Sixteenth) and Blake Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado, built by Barney L. Ford, a prominent African American businessman. Two horse- drawn wagons are stopped on Blake...
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [1900?]
    • Skating rink, Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of the skating rink in the Ice Palace built for the Winter Crystal Carnival in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. Chandeliers made from umbrellas and Chinese paper lanterns hang from cables. Wooden panels with windows are in voussoir arched...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • Interior, Pease Store, Georgetown, Colorado

    • Interior view of Pease Store, in Georgetown, Colorado. A long counter runs the length of the room on the left, with large jars and a paper rack on top. Crates, boxes, and signs read: "Denver, Colo.," "Butter Nut Bread," "Auto Service," "Soda...
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    • 1915
    • Prisoners.

    • Prisoners hold brooms in Leadville, Lake County, Colorado, during a mining labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners. A Colorado National Guard soldier looks on; he carries a rifle with bayonet and wears an ammunition belt and quirt. A man...
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    • [1896 or 1897?]
    • Cripple Creek, Colo. Hastings [sic] Market 1st & Bennet [sic]

    • Exterior view of C. C. Irwin Groceries (formerly H. A. Hastain's Market), 135 Bennett Avenue, Bell Brothers Building, First (1st) Street and Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; three horse-drawn wagons are parked in front of building packed...
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    • [1905 or 1906]
    • Schluter and Spengel Groceries and Hardware

    • Group of men pose on the boardwalk of the Schluter and Spengel Groceries and Hardware store, Gunnison, Colorado. Goods on display in front of store include: a shovel, pick ax, metal bucket, whisk brooms and a cast iron stove. Hand-painted signs...
    • Mellen, George E.
    • [between 1950 and 1970]
    • Stewart store at Golden

    • Interior view of Stewart's Store, Supplies & Fancy Groceries, Golden, Colorado, includes three men and a pregnant woman with a young child, bananas, whisk brooms, cans of Chase and Sanborns Seal Brand coffee, American Beauty gingersnaps, Ferry &...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1892 and 1910]
    • Interior, Queen City Meat Market

    • Men, women and a child pose in an interior view of the Queen City Meat Market at 12 Pierpont Street (later Washington Street, Five Points neighborhood) in Denver, Colorado. Shows glass merchandise cases and provisions on shelves that include cans...
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    • [1882]
    • Georgetown - stores, interiors

    • Interior view of a store in Georgetown, Colorado, down the center aisle, with glass showcases on bases with carved woodwork, cast iron stools, and shelves with carved woodwork on both sides. Towards the back of the store a man in a dark suit leans...
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    • [between 1880 to 1910?]
    • Grocery store

    • Interior view of a grocery store in Denver, Colorado; shows men posing, meat, sausages, scales, brooms, canned goods, Chinese lettering, and signs in English and Spanish advertising: "Lowenheim's Loan Office 1945 Larimer St. Joseph Goalstone Mngr."
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    • [between 1910 and 1915?]
    • Pole lines - Wazee & 15th Sts.

    • View of the intersection of 15th (Fifteenth) and Wazee Streets in Denver, Colorado; shows Colorado Telephone Company poles, brooms, crates, barrels, trash, and businesses with signs: "Parlin & Orendorff Co.," and "Barteldes & Co. Seeds."
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    • 1898
    • Georgetown - stores, interiors

    • Interior view of a store in Georgetown, Colorado. On either side of the center aisle are glass showcases on bases with carved woodwork, cast iron stools, and shelves with carved woodwork. A man in a dark suit leans on a case towards the back of...
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    • [between 1880 to 1910?]
    • Georgetown - stores, interiors. Hancock Bros. Store

    • Interior view of the Hancock brothers' store in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado; men pose by glass display cases. Merchandise includes apples in crates, a burlap bag, round tins stacked on a barrel, canned goods, seeds in decorative...
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    • [between 1880 to 1910?]
    • Site of Ouray Herald

    • The Deutsch brothers and a young boy stand in the entry of their specialty grocery store, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Goods displayed include: brooms, wash tubs, buckets, pyramids of canned goods, box of cabbage, wooden crates of produce, sacks...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Union Block

    • Men on a sidewalk and in a wagon pose in front of the Union Block possibly on Main Avenue in Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows a row of one story brick businesses with dentils, bracketed cornices, pilasters, and display windows. Signs on...
    • Gonner & Leeka.
    • [between 1892 and 1900?]
    • 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.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1892
    • Woman on horseback

    • A woman on horseback jumps over brooms supported by a wooden obstacle probably in Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
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