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    • Actors and actresses

    • An man and woman clown for the camera in a dressing room possibly in Denver, Colorado. He wears a top hat and house coat; she wears a dancers costume with a feathered boa and applies makeup to his face with a powder puff. Mr. Rhoads' reflection is...
    • Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Future homemakers at High School, 1941

    • Girls in aprons stand at tables inside a classroom at Alamosa High, Alamosa County, Colorado. Front table has tub of "Crisco," covered tin of sugar, vanilla bottle, milk jar, flour sifter, bowl and hand beaters, "Calumet" baking powder and "Betty...
    • Alamosa High School (Alamosa, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Classrooms--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Home economics--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Billboard for Walker's Mexene Seasoning

    • 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--1920-1930.; Walker Austex--Public relations--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Billboards.; Canned foods.; Chili con carne.; Chili powder.; Tamales.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Alma - Lincoln - Hercules Powder going up skip

    • A man loads dynamite onto a lift at the Alma Lincoln Mine in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County, Colorado; crates read: "Hercules Powder - Hercules Gelamite."
    • Alma Lincoln Mine (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1940-1950.; Miners--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • WPCD sorting primers

    • Interior view of the powder house at the West Portal site of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. A man wears a hat and sorts the explosive primers. The boxes read: "Hercules...
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Employees--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1942?]
    • WPCD, making up primer

    • Interior view of the powder house at the West Portal construction site of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Larimer County, Colorado. A man holds an explosive and shows the primer and fuse....
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Employees--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1941 and 1942?]
    • WPCD, unpacking Hercules Powder

    • A man with a hat unpacks boxes of "Hercules Powder" explosives, probably at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. Shows the corrugated powder house...
    • Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Employees--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Metal buildings--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Sheds--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1940 and 1942?]
    • Workers load powder into drilled holes via hose using compressed air

    • Miners (a man and a woman) load explosives into the wall of a tunnel at the Henderson Mine in Clear Creek County, Colorado. They wear hard hats with miners' lights.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Explosives--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.;...
    • [between 1976 and 1980]
    • Ouray, Col.

    • View of Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado with The Amphitheater in the distance. Shows Cascade Falls, wood frame residences, the County Courthouse, the Beaumont Hotel, the public school and a log pole flagpole at the intersection of Main (Third, 3rd)...
    • Amphitheater, The (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cascade Falls (Ouray County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Chief Powder Face, his wife, and child

    • Chief Powder Face, his wife, and child, Native American (Arapaho) man, woman, and boy pose outdoors near Hays, Kansas. The group sits on a blanket. Powder Face and his son wear hairpipe breastplates.
    • Arapaho Indians--Kansas--Hays--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Hays--1860-1870.; Hays (Kan.)--1860-1870.; Boys--Kansas--Hays--1860-1870.; Families--Kansas--Hays--1860-1870.; Women--Kansas--Hays--1860-1870.; Powder Face--Family.;...
    • [1869]
    • Powder Face. (Arapahoe chief in full war dress)

    • Native American (Araphoe) man, Chief Powder Face stands outdoors on a flat, grassy landscape, probably at Fort Sill, Indian Territory, (Oklahoma). He wears a full length feather headdress, a buckskin shirt with hair fringe, a hairpipe bead...
    • Arapaho Indians--Oklahoma--Fort Sill--1860-1880.; Indians of North America--Oklahoma--Fort Sill--1860-1880.; Fort Sill (Okla.)--1860-1880.; Spears--Oklahoma--Fort Sill--1860-1880.; Tribal chiefs--Oklahoma--Fort Sill--1860-1880.; Powder Face.
    • [between 1869-1874]
    • J O D Ranch, Aroyo [sic], Colo.

    • Men pose by a log cabin with deer, antelope, and fowl carcasses, at the J. O. D. Ranch, in Aroya (Arroyo, Cheyenne County), Colorado. They hold rifles and pistols; Matt Hamilik is on a horse, and provisions including a wicker bottle are on the...
    • Aroya (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Dead animals--Colorado--Aroya--1870-1890.; Hunting--Colorado--Aroya--1870-1890.; Log cabins--Colorado--Aroya--1870-1890.; Ranches--Colorado--Aroya--1870-1890.; Hamilik, Matt.; Henderson, Dave, Aroya, Colo.
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    • Colorado penitentiary break 1947 escapees John Klinger escaped convict died

    • A man performs an autopsy on John Klinger after his escape attempt from the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. He uses a hemostat and pliers to peel back the scalp and ear, revealing bloody brain matter. In the background a tank and hoses...
    • Autopsy--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Canon City (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Dead persons--Colorado--Canon City-- 1940-1950.; Prison escapes--Colorado--Canon City--1940-1950.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1948
    • Among the buffalo

    • Rendering shows men with rifles (one on horseback) among buffalo. One fires a rifle; another packs the powder in his muzzle loading weapon.
    • Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.; Rifles--1870-1880.
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    • TT, loading holes

    • Miners load explosives into holes drilled in the wall of a mine in Colorado. The men wear coats and hard hats with electric lights. One man rests a box of explosives on drilling machines. Labels on the box read: "Gold Metal Explosives, Division...
    • Blasting--Colorado--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--1930-1950.; Miners--Colorado--1930-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Welch Block

    • Stone pediments and sills finish this two-story brick commercial building in Boulder, Colorado, and chimneys rise from the roof. Lettering in the corner mitre of the bracketed cornice reads: "Welch 1877 (?);" other signs read: "Buckeye harvester...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Boulder--1870-1880.
    • [between 1877 and 1880?]
    • Cecil Herily on "Black Powder"

    • Cecil Herily rides "Black Powder," a bucking bronco, at a rodeo; people watch from the background.
    • Broncos--1930-1940.; Cowboys--1930-1940.; Rodeos--1930-1940.; Spectators--1930-1940.; Herily, Cecil.
    • 1931 July 23

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