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    • Gentry's Trained Animal Show

    • A man (trainer) leads a small elephant to walk over a path of three dogs and a donkey (?). This exhibition is under a circus tent possibly at a stop in Denver, Colorado. A wagon with decorative trim, images and the words "Gentry's Trained Animal...
    • Gentry's Trained Animal Show--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Dog shows--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Elephants--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Trained animals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1899 and 1901]
    • Red Elephant Mill Lawson Colorado.

    • View of the Red Elephant Mill and tramway in Lawson (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Nearby signs read: "Red Elephant Group Of Mines", and "[Geor]getown [Silve]r Plume Empire Berthoud Pass".
    • Red Elephant Group of Mines--Buildings--1920-1940.; Lawson (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Lawson--1920-1940.; Ore industry--Colorado--Lawson--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Mines which adjoin famous "Silver Queen" of new gold strike

    • View of the shaft house and buildings of the Elephant Eagle Mine, adjacent to the Silver Queen Mine near Mojave, California. Two automobiles are parked nearby. A sign on a head frame depicts an elephant and an eagle and reads: "Mines".
    • Mine buildings--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Elephant Eagle Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Silver Queen Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.
    • 1934
    • Governor Thornton and elephant

    • Colorado Governor Daniel Thornton poses with a baby elephant at the Denver Zoo in City Park, Denver, Colorado. The governor wears a suit, cowboy hat and cowboy boots, he holds a pipe and a prod. An adult elephant is in an adjacent pen.
    • Denver Zoo--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Elephants--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Governors--Colorado--1950-1960.; Zoos--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Thornton, Daniel I. J., 1911-1976.
    • [between 1951 and 1955]]
    • Elephant Rock from Pine Crest

    • Distant view of rock formation Elephant Rock (also called Elephant Head, elevation 7498 feet) from Pine Crest, near Palmer Lake, Colorado; standard gauge railroad grade joint line connecting Denver & Pueblo, lower line Denver & Rio Grande & upper...
    • Elephant Rock (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Pine Crest (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Pine Crest--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Lawson

    • Reproduction of a Stanely Loat [?] drawing of Lawson, Clear Creek County, Colorado, shows the town along Clear Creek with Colorado Central railroad tracks. Mines are above the town on the slopes of Red Elephant Hill. "This town is the entrepot of...
    • Lawson (Colo.)--1880-1890.
    • January 10, 1880
    • Lawson, Colorado

    • View of Lawson, Clear Creek County, Colorado, shows wood frame residences with fenced yards, a school, Colorado Central railroad tracks (later Colorado and Southern) along Clear Creek and road up to the gold mine on Red Elephant Hill.
    • Lawson (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Jefferson County Public Library

    • Two members of the Republican "Elephant Stompers" and two members of the Jefferson County Library board pose in front of the Bonfils Stanton regional library in Lakewood, Colorado in Jefrerson County. Three of the women wear plain dresses; one...
    • Lakewood (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Libraries--Colorado--Lakewood--1960-1970.; Women--Colorado--Lakewood--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Elephant Rock

    • Men and women pose near Elephant Rock near Buena Vista (Chaffee County), Colorado.
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Elephant Rock (Chaffee County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; People--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Chaffee County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Place names of Colorado : a genealogical & historical guide to Colorado sites

    • The primary objective of this index is to contain a comprehensive listing of place names or sites in Colorado that would direct the researcher to recent and readily available publications. Included in this publication for each site or place name,...
    • Names, Geographical--Colorado.; Colorado--History, Local.
    • 1999
    • Silver Queen [i.e. Elephant Eagle Mine] gold strike in Calif desert.

    • Jess Knight, owner of the Elephant Eagle Mine, Chris Anderson, and N. W. pose near a sluice near Mojave, California. Jess Knight holds a pan with gold amalgam in it.
    • Elephant Eagle Mine (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Mojave (Calif.)--1930-1940.; Gold mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Hydraulic mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Miners--California--Mojave--1930-1940.; Mining--California--Mojave--1930-1940.;...
    • 1934 December 7
    • The Salvation Army Camp Elephant Rock Lodge Palmer Lake, Colorado

    • View of the Salvation Army Camp Elephant Rock Lodge in Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado. Horizontal building of masonry and wood construction. Large boulders situated on hillside among trees and brush.
    • Elephant Rock Lodge (Palmer Lake, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Salvation Army--1960-1970.; Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Camps--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1960-1970.; Religious groups--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1960-1970.
    • June, 1968
    • Animals elephant

    • View of an elephant that stands near a tent in Colorado. The tent has a cloth awning.
    • Elephants--Colorado--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Elephant Rock, near Palmer Lake

    • View of the Elephant Rock formation near Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Elephant Rock (El Paso County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Palmer Lake, Elephant Rock

    • View of Elephant Rock near Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado, with evergreen trees in the foreground.
    • Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1900-1910.
    • [1903?]
    • Elephant Mtn. Crystal River Canon

    • View of rock formation Elephant Mountain, Crystal River Valley, near Redstone, Colorado; distant view of Crystal River Railroad standard gauge grade, center right.
    • Redstone (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Colorado--Redstone--1900-1920.; Crystal River Railroad.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • 1434 to 44 Wazee St. Denver, Colo.

    • View of a livery and brick business at 1434 Wazee Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows horses, well dressed people in carriages, buggies and a wagon, storefronts, and signs: "Racine Wagon and Carriage Co. Peter Schuttler Wagons.," "John Thams...
    • John Thams Carriages Buggies Wagons (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Old Elephant Corral (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1892 and 1910?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 13 Number 7 and 8, 1930 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.
    • 19300700
    • Palmer Lake, Elephant Rock

    • View of Elephant Rock, surrounded by evergreen trees, near Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1900-1910.
    • July 12, 1903
    • Women circus performers with an elephant

    • Two women circus performers, in costume, pose beside an elephant at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Their costumes include turbans with ostrich feathers, baggy pants open at the sides and tapered at the ankle, chemises...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus animals--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Elephants--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Palmer Lake, Elephant Rock

    • View of Elephant Rock near Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado, with evergreen trees and bushes in foreground.
    • Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1900-1910.
    • July 12, 1903
    • Sunflower Carnival

    • View of a parade on Cascade Avenue, part of the Flower Carnival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. A group of men in hooded robes pull a life size model elephant on a cart. A man sits on the elephant in a covered saddle. A clown rides a...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Elephants--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • [August, 1898]
    • Harmony Ranch [at] Estes Park

    • A sculpture of an elephant is in the center of a lake at the Harmony Guest Ranch, a motel known also by its Swahili translation, Amani Mgeni Uwanda. (The owner of the ranch was a big game hunter; an elephant's head was the ranch's logo.) The dining...
    • Estes Park (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Motels--Colorado--Estes Park--1960-1970.; Sculpture--Colorado--Estes Park--1960-1970.
    • 1967
    • Harmony Ranch, Estes Park

    • A sculpture of an elephant sits in the center of a lake at the Harmony Guest Ranch, a motel known also by its Swahili translation, Amani Mgeni Uwanda. (The owner of the ranch was a big game hunter; an elephant's head was the ranch's logo.) The...
    • Estes Park (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Elephants--Colorado--Estes Park--1960-1970.; Motels--Colorado--Estes Park--1960-1970.; Sculpture--Colorado--Estes Park--1960-1970.
    • 1967
    • Phoebe's Arch near Palmer Lake, Col.

    • View of Elephant Rock Arch (Phoebe's Arch) near Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado. A fallen and a standing tree are visible, and a man leans against the sandstone formation under the arch.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Elephant Rock Arch (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1887 and 1894?]
    • Elephant performing

    • An audience watches an elephant stand on its hind legs as a woman in uniform balances on his fore leg at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show during an outdoor performance. A trainer in uniform directs the animal with a baton....
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus animals--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Elephants--1910-1920.; Spectators--1910-1920.; Trained...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Effie the Elephant at Cedar Park, Denver Urban Gardens

    • View of Effie the elephant. On the northeast corner of Cedar and South Knox Court in the there used to be a vacant lot with a “for sale” sign. But in the early 1990’s, community activist April Crumley decided that it was the perfect location for a...
    • Parks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2010 May 14
    • Elephant stampede

    • Scene of an elephant stampede in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada shows collapsed bleachers within the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show circus tent. Two women stand in the wreckage in long dresses and hats.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Disasters--1910-1920.; Winnipeg (Man.)--1910-1920.; Debris--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Stampedes--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Women--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.
    • 1913 [July 30]
    • Elephant Corral, 1444 Wazee Street, Denver

    • View of the Elephant Corral office building at 1444 Wazee Street in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. It has a sunken courtyard and an arched entry facade. Street lamps near the sidewalk have glass globes.
    • Denver (Colo.).; Union Station (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver.; Courtyards--Colorado--Denver.; Curtain walls--Colorado--Denver.; Street lights--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1986 November
    • Elephant stampede

    • View of collapsed bleachers after an elephant stampede in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Workers pose near the bleachers in the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show tent. Daylight from outside the tent illuminates the wreckage.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Disasters--1910-1920.; Winnipeg (Man.)--1910-1920.; Debris--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Employees--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Stampedes--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.
    • 1913 July 30
    • Billboard for Bluhill Coffee

    • View of a billboard in Denver, Colorado. The billboard has a frame that consists of two oversized newel posts with newel caps, and a cornice across the top with a small pediment with letters that read: "Alden Sign Co." The bottom of the sign...
    • Alden Sign Co.--Products--1930-1940.; Bluhill Coffee--Public relations--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Billboards.; Coffee cups.; Coffee industry.; Elephants.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • I want a wantad

    • An elephant stands at the Denver Post newspaper classified advertising counter in Denver, Colorado. Men and women look on. Sign reads: "Want Ads." Banner reads: "...& Marcos Circus Days."
    • Denver Post--Facilities--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Advertising--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Counters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Elephants--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Newspaper...
    • 1931 August 18
    • Elephant Rock, Palmer Lake

    • View of Elephant Rock partially obscured by evergreen trees, near Palmer Lake, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Palmer Lake (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Rock formations--Colorado--Palmer Lake--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Rivoli Theater

    • View of the Rivoli Theater in Denver, Colorado; tents, men on camels, and people line the sidewalk. Lettering reads: "Shirley Mason in 'Her Elephant Man' William Fox Rivoli Now."
    • Rivoli Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Camels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Publicity--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Egyptian Theatre, Delta

    • View of the front of the Egyptian Theatre at 452 Main Street in Delta, Colorado. The theater has an Egyptian deco design, with a winged sun disc over the entrance and marquee, and panels with Egyptian designs and hieroglyphs on either side of the...
    • Egyptian Theatre (Delta, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Delta (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Egyptian Theatre (Delta, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Motion picture theaters--Colorado--Delta--Pictorial works.; Delta (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1992
    • Sells Floto Circus parade in Denver

    • Elephant drawn buggies pass on 16th (Sixteenth) Street during a parade for the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in Denver, Colorado; people watch from the sides by a car, businesses, and a sidewalk clock. The Daniels and Fisher...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Circus...
    • [between 1913 and 1916?]
    • Kinzer, Sells Floto Circus

    • A woman stands behind an elephant, with decorative harnesses and flower arrangements, at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A tent and a stake with a guy wire are in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Elephants--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.
    •  
    • Teller School animal project

    • Photograph of a class animal project at Teller Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Two boys in the far left of the photograph work on building a cage out of wood for their animal. To their right is a girl holding the head of a lion and a boy...
    • Teller School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Animals.;
    • 1937

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