Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Mat
(3072 results)



Display: 50

    • Original tunnel of the Doric stored dynamite

    • View of the entrance to the abandoned Doric Mine near Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A pile of rocks and boulders is nearby.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1880.; Doric Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Miners

    • Men surround an injured man (in shock?) in a mine in (possibly), Colorado. One holds a pitcher and a spoon, another has his eyes opened wide and holds a candle.
    • Accidents--Colorado--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1895 and 1901?]
    • Church Pueblo Acoma, N.M.

    • View of church at Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico; shows beehive oven, square oven, church constructed of adobe with adobe courtyard walls, two steeples, and a rock wall center right.
    • Acoma (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Churches--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Pueblos--New Mexico--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Acoma Pueblo, N. M.

    • A Native American (Pueblo, Acoma) man walks near a horse-drawn wagon to which a sled is tied at Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico.
    • Acoma Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1920-1930.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1920-1930.; Acoma (N.M.)--1920-1930.; Carts & wagons--New Mexico--Acoma--1920-1930.
    • 1927
    • Joe Jefferson as Rip Van Winkle

    • Studio portrait of Joseph Jefferson as Rip Van Winkle. He holds a walking stick.
    • Actors--1860-1870.; Jefferson, Joseph, 1829-1905.; Van Winkle, Rip (Fictitious character)
    • 1869
    • AdAmAn Club climbing Pike's Peak to set off New Year's fireworks display

    • Members of the AdAmAn Club with backpacks, some wearing army jackets, track through deep snow on a evergreen lined portion of Pikes Pike trail, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • AdAmAn Club, climbing Pikes Peak to set off New Year's fireworks display

    • AdAmAn Club members climb among boulders, ice, and blowing snow, on Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. They wear parkas, backpacks, and have walking sticks.
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Blizzards--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.; Clubs--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.;...
    • 1959
    • AdAmAn Club climbing Pike's Peak to set off New Year's fireworks display

    • Members of the AdAmAn Club with backpacks make their way along a wind swept rocky slope on Pikes Pike, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. An annual mountaineering trek to the top of the 14,110 foot mountain to set off fireworks on New...
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • AdAmAn Club climbing Pike's Peak to set off New Year's fireworks display

    • Members of the AdAmAn Club with backpacks make their way along a windswept rocky slope portion of the Pikes Pike trail, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. A gnarled bare timberline tree shows in foreground. The hike is part of an annual...
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Mountaineering--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Fireworks display set off by AdAmAn Club in celebration of New Years

    • A member of the AdAmAn Club squats down and looks away as fireworks illuminate the area outside the Cog Railway Terminal building, Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fireworks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Fireworks display set off by AdAmAn Club in celebration of New Years

    • Silhouettes of members of the AdAmAn Club show in the illumination of fireworks on top of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Annual club festivities include a trek to the top of the 14,110 foot mountain to set off fireworks on...
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fireworks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Adams Express Company

    • A man poses near a horse-drawn wagon in Denver, Colorado. The side of the covered wagon reads: "Adams Express Company."
    • Adams Express Company--Equipment & supplies--1870-1890.; Express service--Colorado--Denver--1870-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1870-1890.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Adams Express Company, portrait

    • Studio portrait of employees of the Adams Express Company, Denver, Colorado. Identification: "First row, read left to right - 1. C. V. Riley, 2. F. J. Gould, 3. C. M. Day, 4. R. S. Towne, 5. F. O. Reed, 6. J. C. North, 7. C. I. Fitzgerald, 8. J. W....
    • Adams Express Company--People--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Dickenson residence (occupied by Gov. Adams)  Logan and 17th Aves. [sic] Denver

    • View of the Dickenson house, occupied by Governor Alva Adams, at 17th (Seventeenth) Avenue and Logan Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Richardsonian Romanesque style house has rusticated stone, a conical tower,...
    • Adams, Alva Blanchard, b. 1875--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1897 May 2
    • Ox cart

    • View of an ox-drawn wooden cart (carreta) near an unpaved rail yard possibly in Ciudad Juárez (Durango), Mexico. Shows adobe buildings, rail cars and commercial wood-frame buildings. Inscriptions on the box cars read [Mexic]an Central [Railroad].
    • Adobe buildings--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--1890-1900.; Ox teams--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Where Walter and Anna Halsey first met

    • View of a (possibly Presbyterian) mission school in probably northern New Mexico. Men and women, boys and girls, teachers and students pose in front of the adobe building with a pitched roof. An adobe house and a two story building are beside the...
    • Adobe buildings--New Mexico--1880-1890.; Church schools--New Mexico--1880-1890.; Students--New Mexico--1880-1890.; Teachers--New Mexico--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • African-American girl

    • Studio portrait of a Black girl in Freehold, New Jersey. She wears a dress, a watch chain necklace, and a cloth belt with decorated buckle.
    • African Americans--1870-1890.; Girls--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Mary Elizabeth Jones Holmes

    • Mary Elizabeth Jones, an African American woman, poses outdoors with a white woman and girl near possibly a church. The women wear dresses with high collars and hats decorated with feathers.
    • African Americans--1870-1890.; Girls--1870-1890.; Women--1870-1890.; Holmes, Mary Elizabeth.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • [Dic]kerson, Thos "L" 12th Ky. Urt

    • Studio portrait of Thomas Dickerson, a member of Farragut Post Number 46, G. A. R. He wears a medal in the shape of an eagle with a U. S. flag and a star pendant on his shirt.
    • African Americans--1890-1910.; Insignia--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 2401 Emerson

    • View of a house and Black men, women, and children, 2401 Emerson Street, Denver, Colorado. Shows a two-story brick and stone building with porches, roof finials.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1889 and 1900?]
    • Glenarm Branch, Young Men's Christian Association History

    • Document describing the history of the Glenarm YMCA and it's significance to the African American community in Denver, Colo. Includes narrative, map and photographs. May be part of National Register Application documentation.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Recreation centers--Colorado--Denver.; Community centers--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1982
    • African-American baby

    • Studio portrait of a girl in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Her mother supports her torso from outside the frame.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1880.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Girls--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1880.
    • [between 1868 and 1875]
    • Kelty's Christmas Market

    • Grocery store owner Edward Kelty poses with his three children, Edward, Catherine, and William inside their store at 2145 Logan Street, Denver, Colorado. Other people, who include an African American (Black) are unidentified.
    • African Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1902
    • Camp Boynton Beaver Park

    • The Black members of Company K of the Deputy Army, sent to suppress the Cripple Creek Strike of 1894, pose outdoors and aim rifles at Camp Boynton, Beaver Park, Teller County, Colorado. The men stand in front of pitched tents. Two men hold U. S....
    • African Americans--Military service--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1894.; Teller County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Military camps--Colorado--Teller County--1890-1900.; Militias--Colorado--Teller...
    • 1894
    • Walsen Colored Club

    • View of the Walsen Colored Club, a miners' club building for African-American miners at the mining camp of Walsen, in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a wood frame building with clapboard siding and a false front. Clerestory windows sit on top of a...
    • African Americans--Structures--Colorado--Walsen--1910-1920.; Walsen (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Clubhouses--Colorado--Walsen--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Jose and Joe Clark, Hunters of U.S.G.S.

    • Two hunters for the Hayden Survey (U.S. Geological Survey of the U.S. Territories) identified as Jose and Joe Clark, pose on horseback after a successful hunt in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. One of the men is Black (African American). Shows...
    • African Americans--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--Yellowstone National Park--1870-1880.; Hunting--Yellowstone National...
    • 1871
    • Planting an orchard

    • Farm workers, men and boys, pose with two well dressed men, a boy and a girl, in a plowed farm field in probably western Colorado. The farm workers wear work clothes and hats, and hold shovels and tools. The boys wear knickers and caps; one boy...
    • Agricultural laborers--Colorado--1880-1900.; Boys--Colorado--1880-1900.; Croplands--Colorado--1880-1900.; Farming--Colorado--1880-1900.; Girls--Colorado--1880-1900.
    •  
    • Cage scene, Ajax mine

    • Interior view of a large group of miners posing in and around the cage at the Ajax mine, Teller County, Colorado.
    • Ajax Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Teller County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Teller County--1900-1910.
    • [1900?]
    • Laramie Peak and La Bonte Creek, Wyo.

    • A wagon train moves toward a steep valley on the Oregon Trail in Albany County, Wyoming. La Bonte Creek is in the valley and Laramie Peak is in the distance.
    • Albany County (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; La Bonte Creek (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Laramie Peak (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.; Streams--Wyoming--Albany County--1850-1870.; Valleys--Wyoming--Albany County--1850-1870.; Wagon...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Albany Hotel

    • A horse-drawn carriage or coach and a driver with a top hat are parked in front of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in Denver, Colorado. The four-story brick hotel has stone courses, bowed bays with oriel windows, arched...
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1893?]
    • Castle Huning, Albuquerque, N.M.

    • View of "Castle Huning," built by Franz Huning, an Albuquerque merchant, near Central Avenue and Laguna Boulevard in Albuquerque (Bernalillo County), New Mexico. Shows an Italianate two story house with a square tower, balconies, an arcade,...
    • Albuquerque (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Fountains--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Houses--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Huning, Franz--Homes & haunts.
    • 1903 January 15
    • Old Town, Albuquerque, N.M.

    • A dog lies near an adobe house on a dirt street in Old Town in Albuquerque (Bernalillo County), New Mexico. Chinese Elm trees, houses, and a fence are in the distance. An Hispanic woman walks down the street.
    • Albuquerque (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Old Town (Albuquerque, N.M.)--1900-1910.; Adobe houses--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Ethnic neighborhoods--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.
    • 1903 January 17
    • Old Town Albuquerque, N.M.

    • View of adobe houses, one with a tin pitched roof, in Old Town in Albuquerque (Bernalillo County), New Mexico. Wooden fences are between some of the houses.
    • Albuquerque (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Old Town (Albuquerque, N.M.)--1900-1910.; Adobe houses--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Ethnic neighborhoods--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Residential streets--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.
    • 1903 January 15
    • Hydraulic gold mining, Alder gulch, near Virginia City

    • Miners sit and stand near hydraulic mining equipment at a placer mining operation in Alder gulch, Madison County, Montana. Water runs from the top of the gulch. Shows sluice boxes; water sprays from a monitor nozzle.
    • Alder Gulch (Madison County, Mont.)--1870-1880.; Madison County (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Montana--Madison County--1870-1880.; Hydraulic Mining--Montana--Madison County--1870-1880.; Mining--Montana--Madison County--1870-1880.;...
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Hydraulic, gold mining, Alder Gulch near Virginia City

    • Miners monitor the flow of water through hoses and sluice boxes in Alder Gulch, Madison County, Montana. Water from the top of the gulch and from a monitor nozzle erodes the soil of the hill.
    • Alder Gulch (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Madison County (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Montana--Madison County--1870-1880.; Hydraulic Mining--Montana--Madison County--1870-1880.; Miners (Mont.)--Montana--Madison County--1870-1880.;...
    • [1871]
    • Virginia City, M.T.

    • View of Virginia City, Madison County, Montana. Shows houses and commercial buildings. A sluice box sits at the edge of Alder Gulch. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Alder Gulch (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Virginia City (Mont.)--1870-1880.; Canyons--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Hydraulic mining--Montana--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Mining--Montana--Virginia...
    • [1871]
    • Alma Colorado, where Hilma Hanson was born in 1877

    • This view west of Alma, (elevation, 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes wood frame barns, sheds, false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting works with long wood piles, and a church. Lettering painted on commercial buildings...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mountains--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • Alma

    • View northwest along upper Main Street in Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes wood frame and false front commercial buildings. Signs include "Groceries" painted on a false front, "Capital Hotel" and "R. Oppenheim Dry Goods,...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Bross,Mount (Colo.)
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • Alpine Mine- Baldwin

    • Joseph Watson- supt., Clarence Skellinger- Son, Mrs. Boson, Charles Anderson, Dad- Kunze, Frank Stull, Martin Gorman- Jacks Cabin, and other miners pose near the shafthouse of the Alpine Mine near Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • Alpine Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Altman street scene

    • View down a busy main street in Altman, Colorado, located three miles north of Victor, on a saddle between Bull Hill and Bull Cliff, Teller County, includes men, boys, a few girls in dresses and horse-drawn wagons. Wood frame false fronts, front...
    • Altman (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Broadmoor Casino, Convention of American Bankers Assn., some Ute Indians brought up to entertain...

    • American Bankers Association conventioneers and Ute entertainers pose on front porch and balcony of the Broadmoor Casino, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The Native Americans wear costumes with blankets and hold drums, shields, and...
    • American Bankers Association. Convention.--1890-1900.; Broadmoor Hotel and Casino (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--Buildings--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Broadmoor (Colo.)--1890-1900.;...
    • [1898]
    • Leadville

    • This view from Carbonate Hill northwest across Leadville, Colorado, includes wood frame residences, the Tabor Opera House, the American National Bank, the old Lake County Courthouse, the Tabor Grand Hotel, the old High School, the Ninth Street...
    • American National Bank (Leadville, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Tabor Opera House--1890-1910.; Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1905]
    • Juv. contingent American Woodmen

    • African-American boys and girls, members of the children's group of the American Woodmen's Association, pose with a woman probably in Denver, Colorado. The boys wears uniforms that include peaked caps. The girls wear wide-brimmed hats and shawls.
    • American Woodmen--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1920
    • American Woodmen insurance ledger : 5 June 1901 to 31 July 1907 : index

    • Index of the American Woodmen Insurance Ledger from 1901-1907. Index pertains to insurance policies bought by African Americans during that time frame. The index contains the following information: Name of the Insured, "Camp and State" of...
    • American Woodmen's Life Insurance Company.; Life insurance agents--Colorado--Denver.; Life insurance--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2007
    • Amethyst Tramway Creede, Colo.

    • A miner rides in a bucket of an aerial tramway over West Willow Creek by the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado.
    • Amethyst Mine (Creede, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Aerial tramways--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Pascoe- Amethyst shaft house [i. e. shafthouse]

    • Miners pose near the shaft house of the Amethyst Mine near Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Burros with saddle bags stand nearby.
    • Amethyst Mine (Mineral County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.; Pack animals--Colorado--Creede--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK