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    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-173], [ARL-174], [ARL-175], [ARL-176] and [ARL-177] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: two African American teenage campers (including Virginia McKinney); group of African...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937
    • Yep, this is 1935

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-125] The first week group ready to go home, [ARL-126] Just hold those poses a moment, please. My, my, such figures!, [ARl-127] 'Andy Family' First week, [ARL-128] A good old water fight. You get wet...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1935
    • 1936, cont'd.

    • Text and annotations on album page read: [ARL-136] "Don't look so forlorn; there'll be another year. Woody must be going to Denver, she's all 'dressed' up, [ARL-137] First Week, 'Andy Family' 1936, [ARL-138] Take the picture quick; the train's...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1936
    • Don't ask me to separate '34 pictures from '35, please!

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-114] Find your supper or you don't eat. Some fun, kids!, [ARL-115] Remember the gypsy hikes when we followed marked trails, got lost, scratched our arms and legs, but always found the hidden supper?,...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934
    • This, my children, was the "epidemic" of 1934

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARl-120] Here they come!!!, [ARL-121] Poor little lamb! Wonder if Eva ever finished her book?, [ARL-122] There is also a black sheep in the picture, [ARl-123] And there they go - with our flowers." The...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-160], [ARL-161] and [ARL-162] The first heavy rain of the season washed away our bridge, making it impossible to get to the station. The train had to stop at the old crossing, and the girls, baggage...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-179], [ARL-180], [ARL-181], [ARL-182] and [ARL-183] [Camp Nizhoni]." The photographic prints on album page show: African American campers on a bridge; African American campers frolic in South Boulder...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; South Boulder Creek...
    • 1937
    • The same 1932 "crew"

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-99] Five o'clock (A.M.) hike to Rollinsville. (Note the wraps.), [ARL-100] Ah! destination in sight-Rollinsville, at the bend of the road. It's only 8 o'clock!, [ARL-101] Don't eat the cup, Ethel,...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1940.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1932
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-190], [ARL-191], [ARL-192], [ARL-193,], [ARL-194] and [ARL-195] [Camp Nizhoni]." The photographic prints on album page show: three African American teenage campers at their window; four African...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • [between 1937 and 1938]
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-169], [ARL-170] and [ARL-171] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: group of African American campers by a truck at Camp Nizhoni; group of African American campers as they board a...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1937
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 11, 1919 November

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19191101
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-164], [ARL-165], [ARL-166] and [ARL-167] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: three African American teenage campers; the YWCA Reserve Secretary and a camper; the YWCA Reserve...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Fourteen African American campers (including Mary Frances) stand near a truck on the Camp Nizhoni campground in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some campers wear dresses with print designs; others wear skirts and blouses and some hold...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Numbers 6 and 7, 1920 June-July

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19200600
    • Good campers have clean, well arranged campgrounds

    • A man and a boy pose at camp by a canvas tent, an automobile (Mitchell), and pine saplings, in Arapaho National Forest (now part of Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and Pawnee National Grassland), in Summit or Eagle County, Colorado. The boy...
    • Arapaho National Forest (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--1910-1920.; Fathers & children--Colorado--1910-1920.; Forest reserves--Colorado--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1917 August 1
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Passengers look out windows as a group of African American campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near a D.& R.G.W. Railroad train near Lincoln Hills. The campers and counselors wear pants, shorts, dresses...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Camp scene

    • Camp scene at a small mountain lake in Colorado. Campers work near a tent, shows cooking utensils, fishing gear and firewood. The women wear long skirts and a man in jodhpurs collects firewood.
    • Camping--Colorado--1920-1930.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1920-1930.; Tents--Colorado--1920-1930.
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    • Rocky Mountain Lake Park

    • A man sits on a stool near a car at Rocky Mountain Lake Park auto camp (motor camp) in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Tents and cars are on either side of a dirt road. Campers sit in the shade of trees and under tarp shelters. A...
    • 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.; Tourist camps &...
    • [between 1917 and 1920?]
    • Stone fireplace

    • View of a stone barbeque pit in a Denver Mountain Park; a bucket sits on the grille, and a basket with a pan, dishes and food is beside the fireplace.
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1920-1930.; Barbecue grills--Colorado--1920-1930.; Fireplaces--Colorado--1920-1930.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--1920-1930.
    •  
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 7 Numbers 7 and 8, 1924 July-August

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19240700
    • Wash day in a United States Geological Survey camp

    • View of a large kettle beside canvas tents at a United States Geological Survey camp in either Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Oil shale burns under a laundry kettle.
    • Geological Survey (U.S.)--People--1910-1920.; Oil-shales--Colorado--1910-1920.; Campfires--Colorado--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--1910-1920.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914?
    • Arrivals in camp City Park

    • A group of campers pose in and near a car at City Park auto (motor) camp in Denver, Colorado. A man in a stained work jump suit stands by the side of the car with his hands on his hips. An elderly couple sits in the back seat and a young woman in a...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1918 April
    • Camp wagons

    • Horses and covered wagons are in a (probably) Colorado field by a wash; low hills are in the distance.
    • Covered wagons--Colorado--1880-1900.
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    • Lake George. Rest house, Camp Iroquois

    • Women sit in a log gazebo under a tree at Camp Iroquois on Lake George in probably Warren County, New York. Other campers stroll on the lawn and sit near a row of tents. The lodge and veranda sit behind the gazebo.
    • George, Lake (N.Y. : Lake)--1900-1910.; Warren County (N.Y.)--1900-1910.; Camps--New York (State)--Warren County--1900-1910.; Gazebos--New York (State)--Warren County--1900-1910.; Lakes & ponds--New York (State)--Warren County--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • A Grub stake story of the hills, Wild Basin

    • Woman, men and children gather around a prospector who holds a rock in a campsite at Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. The campers who wear high leather boots stand and sit near a tent, a canvas tipi, a fire pit, and firewood. One man sits...
    • Rocky Mountain National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Rocky Mountain National Park--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--Rocky Mountain National Park--1910-1920.; Miners--Colorado--Rocky Mountain National Park--1910-1920.;...
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    • Manitou series, camping among the foot-hills

    • Campers pose at a camp site near Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs or Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Men wear hats and jackets or vests, hold rifles, and pose beside a tent. A woman wears a dress, a hat with a turned down brim and...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Camping--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1890.; Men--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1890.; Women--Colorado--El Paso County--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1885?]
    • 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.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Buildings--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1934 and 1935]
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Four African American campers, who include Ethel Wood, pose together on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. One camper wears jodhpurs, boots and a jacket; two wear a dress; one wears pants, blouse and a hat.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 8, 1921 August

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19210801
    • Mesa Verde - modern bldgs on top

    • View of canyonlands scenery and a portion of the center for visitors and campers in Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--1920-1930.; Visitors' centers--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park--1920-1930.
    • [1929]
    • 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.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934
    • Mesa Verde - modern bldgs on top

    • View of canyonlands scenery and a portion of the center for visitors and campers in Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado.
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--1920-1930.; Visitors' centers--Colorado--Mesa Verde National Park--1920-1930.
    • [1929]
    • 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.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Seven African American campers from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado either stand in South Boulder Creek or sit on a wooden bridge. They wear swimsuits and swim caps.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; South Boulder Creek...
    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • African American campers from Camp Nizhoni pose together on the campgrounds in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Numbers 3 and 4, 1920 April-May

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19200400
    • 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.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; South Boulder...
    • 1934
    • Poor little lamb! Wonder if Eva ever finished her book?

    • Two African American teenage campers from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado hold a sheep while others look on or pet it. Sheep and Lincoln Hills are in the distance.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • A group of African American campers and their counselors (including Marie Anderson, later Marie L. Greenwood) frolic in South Boulder Creek on the campgrounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Most wear swim suits and swim...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--Facilities--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1937
    • 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.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1935
    • 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.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1934
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Ten African American campers from Camp Nizhoni (including Patsy Crosswhite from Sioux City, Iowa) pose together on the campgrounds in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Camps--Colorado--Lincoln...
    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Just hold those poses a moment, please. My, my, such figures!

    • African American campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni take a dip in South Boulder Creek in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear swim suits and swim caps.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1930-1940.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.; Camp counselors--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1930-1940.;...
    • 1935

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