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    • 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]
    • W.P.C.D. powder car

    • A worker removes blasting powder from an explosives car near the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. Label painted on the box reads "Hercules Powder."...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder house

    • A worker stacks explosive charges in the powder house at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. He wears work overalls and a cap. Fuses are wrapped...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 13

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 March 26
    • Colorado Tax Assessment List 1862-1866

    • Federal Internal Revenue assessment lists for the Territory of Colorado 1862-1866. Includes resident and absentee property holders.
    • Internal revenue--Colorado.; Colorado--Vital Records.; Tax collection--Colorado.; Colorado--Genealogy.
    • 2005
    • W.P.C.D. powder car

    • A worker holds sticks of dynamite removed from a cart containing explosives at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. The man wears work overalls and a...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • W.P.C.D. powder house loading primers

    • A worker prepares an explosive charge in the powder house near the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County Colorado. The man wears work overalls and a cap. He places a...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Grand County--1940-1950.
    • [1946 July?]
    • 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?]
    • The Sioux war

    • A covered wagon train crosses the Powder River at Fort Reno in Johnson County, Wyoming. Soldiers march in formation during a snowstorm at Fort Fetterman, and soldiers, members of the Powder River Expedition, covered wagons and pack mules cross the...
    • Fort Fetterman (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Fort Reno (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; North Platter River--1870-1880.; Powder River (Wyo. and Mont.)--1870-1880.; Blizzards--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--1870-1880.;...
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    • 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?]
    • Powder horn

    • Shows a powder horn with a string strap used by Kit Carson.
    • Powder flasks--1820-1880.; Carson, Kit, 1809-1868.--Associated objects.
    • [between 1826 and 1874]
    • Powder horn

    • Shows a powder horn with a wood attachment made and used by Benjamin F. Fuller.
    • Powder flasks--1770-1790.
    • [between 1770 and 1790]
    • Powder flask

    • A metallic powder flask found by George Squires at Sand Creek. The front of the flask has a decorative image of an elk next to a tree.
    • Powder flasks--1860-1870.
    • 1864
    • Powder horn

    • Powder horn made of cow horn with wooden end plug.
    • Powder flasks--1860-1890.
    • [between 1860 and 1890]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 10 Numbers 5 and 6, 1927 May-June

    • Newsletter produced everty 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.
    • 19270500
    • 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]
    • Swede Nelson on Gun Powder Castle Rock Fair

    • Swede Nelson rides Gun Powder, a bucking horse, at the Castle Rock Fair in Castle Rock (Douglas County), Colorado; men on horses watch. The Castle Rock formation is in the background.
    • Castle Rock Fair--1910-1930.; Castle Rock (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Broncos--Colorado--Castle Rock--1910-1930.; Cowboys--Colorado--Castle Rock--1910-1930.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Castle Rock--1910-1930.; Rodeos--Colorado--Castle Rock--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1910 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?]
    • 300 choice recipes

    • Cookbook created by the Ladies of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the cookbook are various recipes and household tips provided by the ladies.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1892
    • Annual: East Denver High School, 1917

    • 1917 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • Stone powder house, Tomboy

    • View of an abandoned stone powder house at the Tomboy Mine in Tomboy (San Miguel County), Colorado. The ridge of the Savage Basin glacial cirque is in the distance.
    • Savage Basin (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Tomboy (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Tomboy Mine (San Miguel County, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Tomboy--1960-1970.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Tomboy--1960-1970.
    • 1964
    • Jamestown, Colorado

    • View of a commercial warehouse in Jamestown, Colorado, in Weld County shows a water tank and farm equipment in a field next to a building, with another warehouse behind the building. Signs include "Colo. Soap Co Inc.," "Wholesales, and MFGS of...
    • Soap factories--1900-1920.; Johnstown (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cosmetics industry--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915]
    • Powder house near Ouray

    • View of the stone Revenue Powder House with curved roof, south of Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, includes the Ampitheater in background.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • East High spotlight: vol 24 no 5

    • Christmas edition of the newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 December 10
    • 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
    • Wash-a-kie - peace chief of the Shoshone Indians

    • Reproduction of a lithograph is a sitting portrait of a Native American (Shoshone) man, identified as Washakie. He wears moccasins, leggings, a blanket around one shoulder, a shirt, pendant, and earrings. He carries a pouch and powder horn around...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Shoshoni Indians--1870-1880.; Tribal chiefs--1870-1880.; Washakie, ca. 1804-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 14, 1909 May 22

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19090522
    • San Francisco St., Santa Fe, N.M.

    • Burros stand and lie on San Francisco Street in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. One and two story adobe buildings with portals (porches) are on either side of the dirt street. A rifle hangs from a rafter. Shows men, wagons, and signs that...
    • Santa Fe (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1890-1900.; Donkeys--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1890-1900.; Pack animals--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Monument at Massacre Hill of Fetterman's Hill, Wyo.

    • A man and young boy pose in front of the Fetterman Battlefield Monument, a tall stone column with a bronze plaque, commemorating the Fetterman Fight or the Fetterman Massacre, (known to the Sioux as the Battle of the Hundred Slain). Red Cloud,...
    • Dakota Indians--Monuments--Wyoming--1930-1960.; Fetterman Fight, Wyo., 1866.; Indians of North America--Monuments--Wyoming--1930-1960.; Oglala Indians--Monuments--Wyoming--1930-1960.; Red Cloud's War, 1866-1867--Monuments--Wyoming--1930-1960.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • 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
    • View of wide ambush country surrounding Fetterman Hill

    • View over the wooded slopes, site of the Fetterman Fight, in the Powder River area in Wyoming, here Red Cloud, a Native American Oglala Dakota Sioux chief led thousands of Sioux against Colonel William J. Fetterman and his troops, in December 1866.
    • Dakota Indians--War--Wyoming--1940-1960.; Fetterman Fight, Wyo., 1866.; Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--1940-1960.; Oglala Indians--War--Wyoming--1940-1960.; Red Cloud, 1822-1909--Homes & haunts.; Fetterman, William J.--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • View of wreck from Henry Becker's front door

    • View of the remnants of an unidentified mining complex after an explosion on a Sunday morning, Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1900.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Steamboat Springs, Co.

    • Image of a drawing of Steamboat Springs ski area, Routt County, Colorado, shows ski runs with lodges and condominiums at the base of the mountain.
    • Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Ski resorts--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1970-1980.; Skiing--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1970-1980.
    • [between 1975 and 1980?]
    • 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?]
    • Early Ouray, Main Street

    • View along Main (Third, 3rd) Street, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado, shows wood frame false fronts and the flag pole. Signs include: "Capitol Saloon," "Talcott" and "Hazard Powder Hardware."
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1889]
    • Blacksmith shop

    • Interior view of a machine shop. A man works with machinery, possibly a pipe threader. A crate on the floor reads: "Hercules Powder."
    • Interiors--Colorado--1930-1950.; Machine shops--Colorado--1930-1950.; Machinery--Colorado--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Main Street after the flood of 1893

    • Workmen with shovels and picks on Main Street around 3:45 p.m. as pedestrians watch them clear the street after the flood. The men are wearing hats and workclothes; the onlookers are wearing suits and dresses, two are carrying umbrellas. Main...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Floods--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Central City--1890-1900.
    • 1893

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