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    • Links Club

    • View of a Links Club function. An African American (Black) family sit in a theater in Denver, Colorado. A man, woman and young boy are seated in row "G" in the crowded audience. The man holds a hat on his lap.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club, Jim Ward, Little American Football

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black), white, and Hispanic boys are fitted with football pads and uniforms for the Little American Football League in a gym in Denver, Colorado. An African American (Black) man, Jim Ward,...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club, Jim Ward, Little American Football

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black), white, and Hispanic boys try on football uniforms for the Little American Football League in a gym in Denver, Colorado. A few men help the boys. A basketball hoop is attached to the...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club, Jim Ward, Little American Football

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black) boys play football for the Little American Football League on a field in Denver, Colorado. The boys wear uniforms and helmets. A referee stands in the distance.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club

    • View of an Owl Club function. A large group of African American (Black) men and women pose in a room in Denver, Colorado. The women wear formal dresses and the men wear tuxedos.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club

    • Two African American (Black) couples, members of the Owl Club, stand near an artificial Christmas tree in a living room in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear suits. A clock on the wall reads: 11:45 p.m.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Denver Club 17th & Glenarm

    • View of the abandoned Denver Club at 17th (Seventeenth) Street and Glenarm Place in downtown Denver, Colorado. The rusticated stone building has arched windows. A covered wooden walkway is nearby. A sign reads: "Bus Depot."
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    • 1953 May 15
    • Bull Moose Club

    • View of a Bull Moose Club function. A choir of African American (Black) and white children in uniforms stand on risers and sing in Denver, Colorado. A man in a suit jacket sits at a piano and a man with a bass is nearby.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Capetowners Club

    • An African American (Black) couple, members of the Capetowners Club, sit at a bar probably in the Five Points neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. The woman holds a cocktail in her hand and wears a satin floral print dress with a diagonal cut neckline...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Capetowners Club

    • A group of African American (Black) men and women, members of the Capetowners Club, sit in a booth in a bar probably in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The women wear long formal dresses and the men wear suits. Cocktails are on...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Futuristics Club

    • View of a Futuristics Club function. Members of an orchestra play on the stage of the Rainbow Ballroom, 38 E. Fifth Avenue (5th Ave.), Denver, Colorado. The African American (Black) band members play the piano, saxophone, trumpet, drums, and bass....
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Women in front of a Christmas tree

    • Two women stand in front of a Christmas tree at an unknown location in Denver, Colorado. The women wear formal party dresses and each holds a glass in her hand. They are attending an event associated with a club identified as the H.D.C. S.A-S.S.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Haus Fraus Club

    • An African American (Black) couple stands in front of a Christmas tree in the living room of a house in Denver, Colorado. The woman, a member of the Haus Frau Club, wears a fitted, light colored dress, and the man wears a suit. People sit in...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Haus Fraus Club

    • View of a Haus Frau Club function. An African American (Black) couple sit near a Christmas tree in a living room in Denver, Colorado. The woman wears a fitted dress with embroidered fleur-de-lis decorations. The man wears a suit. Gifts and...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Kings and Queens Social Club

    • A group of African American (Black) men and women stand in a V-formation on the dance floor of a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. The women wear identical strapless, light colored, full length gowns and stand on one side of the room. Them men wear...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • La Lampions Club

    • Two African American (Black) couples, members of the La Lampions Club, sit at a table in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. The men wear tuxedos, and the women wear party dresses. Drinks and cigarettes are on the table. A large script "A" is painted...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Links Club

    • A group of African American (Black) women, members of the Links Club, pose in front of a ranch house in Denver, Colorado. Several women have ribbons with paper pinned to their dresses. Numbers on the house read: "2601."
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Novellettes [sic] Club

    • View of a Novelettes Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women gather around a table at an unidentified location in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear tuxedos. Empty glasses and a "7-Up" bottle...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Novellettes [sic] Club

    • View of a Novelettes Club function. A group of African American (Black) women in white, full length gowns stand on the dance floor of a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. One woman stands in front of the other women and bows her head. The other women...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Novellettes [sic] Club

    • An African American (Black) couple, members of the Novelettes Club, pose at a club function in Denver, Colorado. The woman wears a light colored strapless dress and the man wears a tuxedo. Decorations hang from the ceiling in the distance.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Novellettes [sic] Club

    • View of a Novelettes Club function. An African American (Black) couple stands in front of banquet tables in a hall in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a military uniform with a braid at his shoulder. He holds a cigarette in his hand. The woman wears...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owlettes Club

    • View of an Owlettes Club function. A group of African American (Black) women sit at a table in a dining room in Denver, Colorado. One woman wears a bold polka dot dress with a full skirt and another wears a short sleeve, shirtwaist style dress with...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black) men gather around a desk in an unidentified location in Denver, Colorado. One man wears a bolero tie. A sign leaning against the window reads: "The Owl Club of Denver."
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club

    • View at an Owl Club function. An African American (Black) woman sits at a vanity in a restroom in Denver, Colorado. She reaches up with her hand and smoothes her hair. Her face reflects in the mirror. Flower arrangements, tissue boxes, and an ash...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Owl Club

    • View of an Owl Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women pose for a picture at a hall in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear tuxedos. Decorations including images of cupids, hearts, and a sign...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Altruistic Club, D.A.V.

    • A group of African American (Black) men and women affiliated with the Altruistic Club pose in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women wear white formal dresses and the men wear white suit coats and gray pants. The couples may be attending a...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Altruistic Club, D.A.V.

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. A group of African American (Black) women wear white formal dresses and pose in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women may be attending a party or dance at the Disabled American Veterans hall. Members...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Altruistic Club, D.A.V.

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women sit around a table in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear white suit coats, bow ties, and gray pants. Bottles of Coors beer sit on...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. An African American (Black) couple dances in a large dance hall in Denver, Colorado. Other couples dance nearby. The women wear white party dresses and the men wear tuxedos with white jackets.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1956, June?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women pose in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women are dressed in white party dresses and the men wear dark colored, double-breasted tuxedos. Microphones...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1956 June?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. An African American (Black) man drapes his arms around two women in party dresses in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. The group sits at a table in a dance hall. Other couples are on the dance floor nearby....
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1956 June?]
    • Ambassadors Club

    • View at an Ambassadors Club function. An African American (Black) woman in a white party dress stands in front of a stage in Denver, Colorado. Her dress has a fitted bodice, v-neckline, and a sheath of white lace chiffon.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. Three African American (Black) couples sit at a table in a dance hall in Denver. The women wear white party dresses and the men wear tuxedos and bow ties. Cocktails and an ashtray sit on the table that is...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1955?]
    • Ambassadors Club

    • View of an Ambassadors Club function. A group of African American (Black) men in tuxedos stand in a line in a large public building in Denver, Colorado. The men wear sashes that read: "ambassadors" under their jackets.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955?]
    • Ambassadors Club

    • View of an Ambassadors Club function. Two African American (Black) men wear tuxedos and sashes that read: "Ambassadors," they stand in a house in Denver, Colorado. hors d'oeuvres and cocktails are on tables nearby.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1957?]
    • Ambassadors Club

    • View of an Ambassadors Club function. A group of African American (Black) women sit on couches and chairs and pose in a house in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses. A table with cocktails is nearby.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1957?]
    • Ambassadors Club

    • View of an Ambassadors Club function. An African American (Black) couple stand in the dining room of a house in Denver, Colorado. The woman wears a formal party dress and the man wears a tuxedo with a sash that reads "Ambassadors." The table is set...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1957?]
    • Altruistic Club

    • View of an Altruistic Club function. An African American woman who wears a grass skirt and bikini top, dances on a stage in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. Members of a jazz band are nearby.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1955 October 23?]
    • Amitie Club

    • View of an Amitie Club function. An African American (Black) couple poses in front of a stage in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a tuxedo and has his hands at the the waist of a woman who wears a light colored party dress. A jazz...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1959?]
    • Amitie Club

    • View of an Amitie Club function. An African American (Black) woman in a party dress stands in front of a stage in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. Her dress is strapless with a wrapped sash at the waist and shoulder. Members of a jazz band sit on...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1959?]
    • Bronze Daughters club

    • View of a Bronze Daughters club function shows a group of African American (Black) women dressed in full length formal dresses, they stand in a triangular formation probably in the basement of a church in Denver, Colorado. Tall candelabras are...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Bronze Daughters club

    • View of a Bronze Daughters club function. A group of African American (Black) women dressed in full length formal dresses gather around a table in Denver, Colorado. Candles, a stack of paper plates, and a tray of hors d'oeuvres sit on a table that...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Bull Moose Club

    • View of a Bull Moose Club function. An African American (Black) man and a white woman stand next to each other in the living room of a house in Denver, Colorado. Several African American women in dresses sit on couches nearby. A portable record...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Bull Moose Club

    • View of a Bull Moose Club function shows a group of African American (Black) men in the living room of a house in Denver, Colorado. The men wear suits and narrow neckties. A portable record player and a cabinet radio are against the wall.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Futuristics Club

    • View of a Futuristics Club function. A group of African American (Black) men in tuxedos pose in a hall in Denver, Colorado. One man kneels on the floor and the others have their hands on his shoulders. In the distance a banner reads: "[?]...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Futuristics Club

    • View of a Futuristics Club function. A group of African American (Black) men and women pose near a stage in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear suits. A jazz band is on the stage. A sign on the wall may be the insignia...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Gay Dutchess club

    • View of a Gay Dutchess (The Gay Dutchess) club function. Two African American (Black) couples pose in front of an arbor, probably at the Rainbow Ballroom, 38 East Fifth Avenue (E. 5th Ave.), in Denver, Colorado. The women wear formal party dresses...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Gay Dutchess club

    • View of a Gay Dutchess club (The Gay Dutchess) function. A group of African American (Black) men and women sit in booths in a dance hall in Denver, Colorado. The women wear party dresses and the men wear tuxedos. Bottles of beer and glasses are on...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Gay Dutchess Club

    • An African American (Black) woman, a member of the Gay Dutchess club (The Gay Dutchess) in a white full length formal dress stands in a living room in Denver, Colorado. She has one hand on her hip, and a drink in the other hand. Her pose roughly...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Gay Dutchess Club

    • View of a Gay Dutchess club (The Gay Dutchess) function. An African American (Black) couple sit at a table in a bar of club in Denver, Colorado. The woman wears a party dress and the man wears a tuxedo. Cigarettes and beer bottles are on the table....
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]

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