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    • C. M. Clay, KY.

    • Studio portrait of Kentucky abolitionist Cassius Marcellus Clay. His hand rests on leather bound books.
    • Abolitionists--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.; Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903.
    • [between 1860 and 1880?]
    • Jose Angel Gutierrez

    • A profile portrait of Jose Angel Gutierrez, he helped to form the Mexican American Youth Organization (MAYO), and in 1970, La Raza Unida (The United People).
    • Activists--1960-1980.; Mexican Americans--1960-1980.; Gutierrez, Jose Angel.
    • [between 1965 and 1980?]
    • Miss Josephine Roche

    • Josephine A. Roche reads a folded paper and has a book in her lap. Her hair is upswept, and her blouse has lace trim.
    • Activists--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.; Roche, Josephine A. (Josephine Aspinwall), 1886-1976.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • 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
    • Buffalo Bill

    • Studio portrait of Buffalo Bill dressed as a young scout probably for his role in the dramatic play "The Scouts of the Prairie." He wears a cowboy hat and a (beaver) fur-trimmed, buffalo hide coat with fringe on the shoulders.
    • Actors--1870-1880.; Celebrities--1870-1880.; Clothing & dress--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • [between 1870 and 1873]
    • Ned Buntline, Buffalo Bill & Texas Jack

    • Studio portrait of Ned Buntline (E.Z.C. Judson), Buffalo Bill (W.F. Cody) and Texas Jack (J.B. Omohundro). They acted in a dramatic play entitled, "The Scouts of the Prairie."
    • Actors--1870-1880.; Celebrities--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buntline, Ned, 1822 or 3-1886.; Omohundro, John Burwell, 1846-1880.
    • [1872]
    • Edwin Booth, seated, facing camera, bust

    • Photograph of a portrait, with frame, of head and shoulders of Edwin Booth, actor, wearing suit and tie.
    • Actors--1880-1890.; Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893.
    • [1897 or 1898]
    • Charlie Chaplin

    • Studio portrait of Charlie Chaplin. He wears a suit and tie.
    • Actors--1910-1930.; Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Eugene Field and Francis Wilson

    • Studio portrait of Eugene Field, journalist and poet, and actor Francis Wilson. The two men mug for the camera. Field rests his hand on his face and stares up, he has his mouth open in a partial smile.
    • Actors--American--1880-1900.; Journalists--American--1880-1900.; Poets--1880-1900.; Field, Eugene, 1850-1895.; Wilson, Francis, 1854-1935.
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    • Francis Wilson and Eugene Field

    • Studio portrait of actor Francis Wilson and Eugene Field, journalist and poet. The two men mug for the camera. Wilson rests his face on his hand and looks upward.
    • Actors--American--1880-1900.; Journalists--American--1880-1900.; Poets--1880-1900.; Field, Eugene, 1850-1895.; Wilson, Francis, 1854-1935.
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    • Maude Fealy

    • Maude Fealy poses for a studio bust portrait, possibly for the role of "Filiberta" in "The Cardinal." She has long, wavy hair; wears a bracelet, a pearl necklace, and a dress with gathered, sheer fabric and beadwork; and holds a bouquet of lilies.
    • Actresses--1900-1910.; Fealy, Maude, 1881-1971.
    • [1900?]
    • Antoinette Perry

    • Studio profile portrait of Antoinette Perry, an actress, who stands and poses with her arms extended over a large, ceramic vase with painted flowers. She wears a long two piece lace dress with a slim skirt and pleats midway down the thigh. Her...
    • Actresses--1900-1920.; Perry, Antoinette, 1888-1946.
    • [between 1905 and 1920?]
    • Jobyna Howland

    • Full-length studio portrait of Jobyna Howland, stage and screen actress and comedienne; born in Indianapolis, educated in Denver; daughter of Joby A. Howland, minstrel man; made New York stage debut in 1899; original "Gibson Girl" (posed for artist...
    • Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Gibson girls--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Howland, Jobyna d. 1936.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Antoinette Perry

    • Studio portrait of Denver actress Antoinette Perry. She wears a white blouse, a laced, velvet bodice and a skirt with embroidered stripes. She wears her hair in a long braid and holds a rose.
    • Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Perry, Antoinette, 1888-1946.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Antoinette Perry

    • Studio portrait of Denver actress Antoinette Perry. She wears a woven straw hat with her hair down, a jumper with a pleated pinafore, and a striped blouse trimmed with lace. She is barefoot and pulls on a piece of gum that she holds in her mouth.
    • Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Perry, Antoinette, 1888-1946.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Antoinette Perry

    • Studio portrait (standing) of Denver actress Antoinette Perry. She wears a woven straw hat with her hair down, a pinafore with a pleated bodice, and a striped blouse trimmed with lace. She is barefoot and leans forward and pulls her skirt up over...
    • Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Perry, Antoinette, 1888-1946.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Antoinette Perry

    • Studio portrait of Denver actress Antoinette Perry. She wears a woven straw hat with her hair down, a pinafore with a pleated bodice, and a striped blouse trimmed with lace. She is barefoot. She smiles, and poses on a cast iron table with her legs...
    • Actresses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Smiling--1900-1910.; Perry, Antoinette, 1888-1946.
    • [between 1905 and 1910?]
    • Frances Douglass, Union High school teacher

    • In this standing protrait of Mr. and Mrs. C.H. Douglass, she wears a long dark skirt and a long-sleeved blouse with a pin on her collar. He wears a striped shirt, bow tie, and trousers with a leather belt and a waist watch chain. They stand in...
    • Adams City (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Adams County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Teachers--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1920.; Douglass, Frances.
    • [between 1909 and 1918]
    • African-American man

    • Studio portrait of a Black man possibly in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • African-American man

    • Studio portrait of a Black man possibly in Denver, Colorado. He holds a peaked cap and wears a coat, suit, tie, and watch chain.
    • African Americans--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • 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?]
    • African-American woman

    • Studio portrait of a Black woman possibly in Colorado. She holds a pair of boots and a washboard. She wears, a dress, straw hat, no shoes, and smokes a corncob pipe.
    • African Americans--1870-1890.; Smoking--1870-1890.; Tobacco pipes--1870-1890.; Women--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • John Taylor and Dick Charlie

    • Standing portrait of a Native American Ute man, identified as Dick Charlie and an African American man, John Taylor. Charlie is a full-blooded Ute, Taylor, a Black man, is a Ute by marriage. Both men wear vested suits; Charlie with earrings and a...
    • African Americans--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--1880-1910.; Charlie, Dick.; Taylor, John.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • [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?]
    • Bill [i.e. Ben] Pickett famous cowboy

    • Studio portrait of Ben Pickett, brother or cousin of Bill Pickett. He holds a rope and wears cowboy boots, a vest, and wide-brimmed hat. He poses near a fur pelt on a pedestal.
    • African Americans--1910-1930.; Cowboys--1910-1930.; Pickett, Ben.; Pickett, Bill, ca. 1860-1932.--Family.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Two headed girl, Millie - Chrissie

    • Portrait of Black (African American) Siamese twin girls wearing crowns.
    • African Americans--Children--1870-1890.; Girls--1870-1890.; Human curiosities--1870-1890.; Siamese twins--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Millie - Christine - Wonderland

    • Portrait of Black (African American) Siamese twin girls, wearing a striped silk dress.
    • African Americans--Children--1870-1900.; Girls--1870-1900.; Human curiosities--1870-1900.; Siamese twins--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Indian sisters

    • Studio portrait of Native American (Ute) sisters, an infant and a Black girl. Kitty Cloud Taylor has her hand on the shoulder of her African American daughter, Enterpe Taylor. Her sister holds an infant.
    • African Americans--Children--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Children--1880-1900.; Infants--1880-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--1880-1900.; Taylor, Enterpe.; Taylor, Kitty Cloud.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Blues Brothers impersonators

    • Richard Castro, civil rights leader and Colorado legislator, and Michael Simmons perform as the "Blues Brothers" at a fund raiser for Federico Peña, candidate for Mayor of Denver, at the Denver Hilton Hotel in Denver, Colorado. Both men sing in...
    • African Americans--Colorado--1980-1990.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--1980-1990.; Denver (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Entertainers.; Politicians.; Castro, Richard Thomas, 1946-1991--Pictorial works.; Simmons, Michael--Pictorial works.; African...
    • [1983?]
    • William Norris Moore

    • Full length studio portrait of William Norris Moore, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Moore is a young African American (Black) man, he poses beside a square pillar in front of a painted backdrop. He wears a morning coat and a...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Moore, William Norris.; Denver High School--People--1880-1890.; Denver Public Schools--People--1880-1890.
    • 1887
    • Florence Whitsell

    • Studio bust portrait of Florence Whitsell, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado, and a young African American (Black) woman. Whitsell has bangs and wears her hair pulled back. Her fitted dress bodice has a band collar and an...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Whitsell, Florence.; Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Margaret Mackey

    • Margaret Mackey, an African American teenage girl, poses on the steps of the house of Virginia Woodward (her Sunday School teacher). She wears a plaid dress and shoes with a bow.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Teenagers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Mackey, Margaret, Denver resident.; Woodward, Virginia,--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • 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]
    • African-American girl

    • Studio portrait of a Black girl in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1880.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Girls--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • African-American man

    • Studio portrait of a black man in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. He wears a suit and tie.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1880.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1880.; Men--Colorado--Georgetown--1860-1880.
    • [between 1868 and 1875]
    • Aunt Liza

    • Studio portrait of a Black woman in Pueblo, Colorado. She wears a dress and shawl and holds a cane.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1895]
    • Kate Lee

    • Standing portrait of Kate Lee, a Black woman, daughter of Jeremiah Lee; she props a book up on a tall table beside her; her dark dress is tightly belted high on her waist; she wears a bow in her hair and drop earings.
    • African Americans--Women--1890-1900.; Lee, Kate.
    • [between 1860 and 1868]
    • Ida Clark

    • Studio portrait of Ida Clark, an African American (Black) senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. She wears a moire silk jacket and silk blouse with pleats.
    • African Americans--Women--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Clark, Ida, ca. 1870-; Denver High School--People--1880-1890.; Denver Public Schools--People--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Carrie Elizabeth Reed

    • Studio bust portrait of Carrie Elizabeth Reed, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Reed, an African American (Black) young woman, has curly bangs and her hair pinned up in combs. Her dress has puffed sleeves and a ribbon bow at the...
    • African Americans--Women--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Reed, Carrie Elizabeth, b. 1877?; Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • African Americans

    • Photo montage of two studio portraits of an African American man, William H. Farrell, and an African American woman, Mme. Chadwick. Mr. Farrell wears a dark coat with a neck tie, an upright collar and a boutonniére. Ms. Chadwick wears a low cut...
    • African Americans.; Men.; Women.
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    • Pete J. Lonergan

    • Studio portrait of Pete J. Lonergan, an elderly man with a beard and moustache. He wears a suit and tie and a probably felt hat with a flat brim.
    • Aged persons--1880-1910.; Men--1880-1910.; Lonergan, Pete J.
    • [between 1885 and 1910?]
    • Mrs. N. J. Campbell

    • Studio portrait of Mrs. N. J. Campbell, an elderly woman in a beaded blouse with puff shoulders, high collar, and a brooch.
    • Aged persons--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • [between 1891 and 1898?]
    • W.F. Cody, Buffalo Bill

    • Studio portrait of William Frederick Cody, "Buffalo Bill," in the last years of his life. He wears a dark shirt with large buttons, beaded gauntlets, a gun, holster and belt, and black woollies (chaps).
    • Aged persons--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • [between 1916 and 1917]
    • Elizabeth M. Byers

    • Studio portrait of an elderly Elizabeth M. Byers (Mrs. William N. Byers). She wears a dress with pleats, ruffles, embroidered panels and horizontal tucks on the sleeves and front of the dress.
    • Aged persons--1910-1920.; Spouses--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.; Byers, Elizabeth M.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Family.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Older woman

    • An elderly woman examines the flower of a Christmas Cactus; she wears print silk and a pendant.
    • Aged persons--1920-1930.; Cactus--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Captain Nolie Mumey, M. D.

    • Portrait of Nolie Mumey, pilot, flight surgeon, author, historian, and poet, at Lowry Field in Denver, Colorado. He wears a leather flight jacket and garrison cap.
    • Air pilots--American--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Authors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Historians--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Physicians--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Poets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1931, December 24
    • Memorial Day R. M. R. R. Club trip, Alamosa, 1961

    • Vernon Hollenbeck, president of the Newton Lumber and Manufacturing Company of Colorado Springs, is featured in this head and shoulders portrait taken in front of the Rio Grande offices in Alamosa, Colorado. Vernon wears a striped engineering cap...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hollenbeck, Vernon.
    • 1961
    • R.M.R.R. Club, Memorial 3 day trip, Vernon Hollenbeck, Sadie Minafer, 1961, Alamosa

    • Vernon Hollenbeck, president of the Newton Lumber and Manufacturing Company of Colorado Springs, and Sadie Minafer pose in front of the Rio Grande offices in Alamosa, Colorado, during a Rocky Mountain Railroad Club trip to Alamosa. Vernon wears a...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Hollenbeck, Vernon.; Minafer, Sadie.
    • 1961
    • Andrew Sandberg

    • Studio portrait of Andrew Sandberg, a miner in Alice (AKA Silver City, Yorktown, Clear Creek County), Colorado. His hair is combed back, he has a cowlick and a heavy mustache. He wears a dark jacket, and a shirt with an upstanding collar and a...
    • Alice (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bow ties.; Collars.; Miners.; Mustaches.; Sandberg, Andrew, 1857-
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    • Betsy Alle nee Van Marten

    • Studio portrait of Betsy Allen (Van Marten). She wears a brooch and lace collar.
    • Allen, Betsy.; Women--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1875]

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