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    • Prowers House, Boggsville

    • View of the Prowers House on the Boggsville Historic site in Bent County, Colorado. The two story territorial style plastered, adobe structure is in deteriorated condition. Marks on the building indicate a porch is missing from the facade. Leafless...
    • Prowers House (Boggsville, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Boggsville (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Historic buildings.; Adobe buildings.; Abandoned buildings.; Prowers, John W.--Homes and Haunts.; Prowers House (Boggsville, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic...
    • 1987
    • John Prowers, one of Colorado's first businessmen

    • Portrait of John Wesley Prowers, Colorado cattleman, Indian trader, and pioneer. Prowers has a long moustache and beard.
    • Beards.; Pioneers--Colorado--1870-1880.; Ranchers--Colorado--1870-1880.; Prowers, John Wesley, 1838-1884.
    • [between 1930 and 1939?]
    • Prowers House, Boggsville

    • View of the Prowers House on the Boggsville Historic site in Bent County, Colorado. The two story territorial style structure has peach colored stucco white trim and a porch extending the length of the building. This was the home of John W....
    • Prowers House (Boggsville, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Boggsville (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Houses.; Historic buildings.; Prowers, John W.--Homes and haunts--Pictorial works.; Prowers House (Boggsville, Colo.)--Pictorial works.;...
    • 2009
    • Mrs. John Prowers

    • Portrait of Amache Ochinee Prowers, a North American Indian (Cheyenne) and daughter of Ochinee (Lone Bear), a Cheyenne subchief, and wife of John W. Prowers. She wears earrings, a dark dress with a lace collar, a ring, and a necklace with a cameo,...
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Spouses--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.; Prowers, Amache Ochinee.; Prowers, John Wesley, 1838-1884--Family.
    • [between 1925 and 1939?]
    • Prowers Co. Fair, Lamar

    • Men pose beside teams of horses and a car at the Prowers County Fair in Lamar (Prowers County), Colorado. Horses are harnessed to wood frames in the center of a fenced racetrack at the fair. Spectators are on bleachers or beside the fence nearby.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Fairs--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Horse teams--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Spectators--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.
    • 1911, August 23-25
    • The 1900 ft. span of the Colo. Tel. and Tel. Co. across the Arkansas River, Amity, Colo.

    • Workmen pose on a set of telephone poles near the towns of Holly and Amity (Prowers County), Colorado. A man sits in a horse drawn wagon nearby. Shows barbed wire fence and open grassland.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Prowers County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Prowers County--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Prowers County--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Prowers Bridge, U.S. 34 over Arkansas River

    • View of the Prowers Bridge which takes U.S. 34 over the Arkansas River in Bent County Colorado. The bridge is a five-span through truss bridge. The bridge was originally a pile bridge, constructed by the Kansas City Bridge Company in 1900, trusses...
    • Prowers Bridge (Bent County, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Bent County (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Truss bridges.; Historic sites.; Prowers Bridge (Bent County, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Truss bridges--Colorado--Bent County--Pictorial works.; Historic...
    • 2009
    • Las Animas welcome sign

    • View of the welcome sign along U.S. 50 in Las Animas (Bent County), Colorado. The sign, shaped like a covered wagon reads: "Welcome to Las Animas." Metal signs near the welcome sign read: "Tree City USA, National Arbor Day Foundation" and "Growth...
    • Las Animas (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Signs (Notices).; Water towers.; Signs and signboards--Colorado--Las Animas--Pictorial works.; Water towers--Colorado--Las Animas--Pictorial works.; Las Animas (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1995
    • Prowers, Colorado - Zimmerman (Hess)

    • A man in a cowboy hat, long coat, pants, and boots poses next to a plank fence, Prowers (Bent County), Colorado.
    • Prowers (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Prowers--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Prowers--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Prowers, Colorado - Zimmerman (Hess)

    • A man wearing a suit and cowboy hat poses near a fence and residences, Prowers (Bent County), Colorado.
    • Prowers (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Prowers--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Prowers--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Holly 1983

    • Christmas lights adorn a star atop this one-story stone storefront in Holly, Prowers County, Colorado. A corrugated tin awning is over the entry; above it, letters read: "The Holly Chieftain Serving Prowers Co. since 1897." A plaster Indian chief...
    • Holly (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Holly--1980-1990.; Newspapers--Colorado--Holly--1980-1990.
    • 1983
    • John W. Prowers house, Boggsville, built 1863

    • A woman in a long dress and a hat stands in front of the Prowers' house in Boggsville, Colorado. The architectural features of the two-story residence include a gable, shingles, a covered porch, a chimney, and narrow windows above the roof....
    • Prowers, John Wesley, 1838-1884--Homes & haunts.; Boggsville (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Boggsville--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Prowers Co. Fair, Lamar

    • Teams of horses harnessed to wood frames, a car, men and a saddled horse are in the center of a circular, fenced racetrack at the Prowers County Fairgrounds in Lamar, Colorado. Spectators sit in bleachers.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Horse teams--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Spectators--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.
    • 1911, August 23-25
    • Plum Creek

    • View of shallow, tree-lined creek with grassy banks and sandy bottom; probably located in Prowers County, Colorado (tributary to either Arkansas River or Two Butte Creek).
    • Plum Creek (Prowers County, Colo.)--1890-1920.; Streams--Colorado--Prowers County--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Prowers County Fair, Lamar, Colo.

    • Men stand beside a fence at a race track and near a frame announcer's booth at the Prowers County Fair in Lamar, Colorado. Men and women spectators sit in a grandstand. A saddled horse is tied to a post.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Buildings--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Fairs--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Grandstands--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.
    • 1911 August 23-25
    • Prowers County Fair, Lamar

    • Photograph of a photograph. Spectators sit on bleachers in a grandstand at the Prowers County Fair in Lamar, Colorado. Probably horses in a horse race are blurred by motion on the racetrack. A United States flag is above covered bleachers.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Grandstands--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Colorado--Lamar--1910-1920.
    • 1911, August 23-25
    • Sheriff house at Lamar

    • A man leans on the porch support post of a two-story frame house identified as the sheriff's house in Lamar (Prowers County), Colorado. Shows a building with an exterior staircase, a wooden fence, and a dirt road.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Lamar--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • The woodcarvings on this exhibit panel at the Arts and Crafts Festival were made by students in...

    • Wood carvings made by Japanese students in adult education classes are exhibited at the Arts and Crafts Festival, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Subject matter includes traditional Japanese objects...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 March 6
    • Holly, Colo, schools hot lunch proj #1178 4-20- 1936.

    • Two-story brick school building in Holly, Prowers County, Colorado, has gauge arched windows, a cottage roof, and a brick chimney. Other buildings are in the background.
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.
    • 1936
    • Mrs. Tom Kusumi, in charge of the needlework exhibit at the Arts and Crafts Festival

    • Mrs. Tom Kusumi sits on a wood chair, between tables, crocheting in the exhibit at the Arts and Crafts Festival, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. She wears a skirt and sweater and her hair is in a braid...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Crocheting--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 March
    • Main Street, Lamar, Colo.

    • View of Main Street in Lamar (Prowers County), Colorado. Automobiles and horse drawn wagons are parked near the edges of the wide dirt road. Two story brick structures line the road. Shows the Masonic Temple and Post Office. Signs on businesses...
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Lamar--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1920?]
    • Part of the Irish potatoes being grown on the center farm

    • Several Japanese internees squat or bend to inspect a row of Irish potato plants in a field on the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. A row of deciduous trees forms a windbreak at the side...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Farming--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 June 4
    • Main Street - Holly, Colo

    • Parked 1930's sedans and trucks flank the dirt Main Street in Holly, Prowers County, Colorado. Stone commercial buildings line both sides; signs read: "Haps Drugs Liquor" and "Lumber."
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1939?]
    • Dust storm in southern Colo.

    • View of a huge dark cloud of dust possibly in Walsh, Baca County, or Holly, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. A house and line of trees is barely visible. The devasting dust bowl carried top soil for miles.
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Walsh (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Plum Creek

    • View of shallow, tree-lined creek with grassy banks and sandy bottom; probably located in Prowers County, Colorado (tributary to either Arkansas River or Two Butte Creek).
    • Plum Creek (Colo.); Streams--Colorado--Prowers County--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Dust storm in southern Colo.

    • View of a huge cloud of dust over residences and a grain elevator, possibly in Walsh, Baca County, or Holly, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The devasting dust bowl carried top soil for miles.
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Walsh (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.; Grain elevators--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Grain elevators--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.;...
    • 1935
    • Dust storm in southern Colo.

    • View of a huge cloud of dust possibly in Walsh, Baca County, or Holly, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The devasting dust bowl carried top soil for miles.
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Walsh (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • Base of monument in Lamar

    • View of stone monumet base of the "Madonna of the Trail," on Highway 50 (Fifty) the old Santa Fe trail, Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado; with engraved words: In Commemoration Of "Big Timbers" extending eastward and westward along Arkansas River...
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Lamar--1970-1980.
    • September 1972
    • Parson Uzzell shooting jack rabbits Lamar, Colo.

    • Parson Uzzel takes aim while hunting rabbits near Lamar (Prowers County), Colorado. Another man stands nearby and holds rabbits that have been shot.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hunting--Colorado--Lamar--1900-1910.
    • [1900, December 19]
    • S S Ranch, Holly, Colo

    • Stone buildings on a ranch in Holly, Prowers County, Colorado. A white picket fence and trees surround the two-story, gable roofed house; a substantial stone barn with arched doors and frame outbuildings adjoin. A horse-drawn buggy approaches, and...
    • Holly (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Holly--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mrs. Mollie Metcalf Lamar, Colo.

    • Studio portrait of Mrs. Mollie Metcalf taken in Lamar, Colorado in Prowers County. She wears a lace bodice with a high collar, a choker with a pendant, a corsage, and earrings.
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Metcalf, Mollie.
    • March 29, 1888
    • Old First Natl. Bank Bldg. Lamar, Colo. scene of famous Fleagle Bank robbery.

    • View of the old First National Bank Building in Lamar, Colorado in Prowers County; shows boy with bicycle and man in light-colored uniform standing in front of building. Architectural features of two-story commercial building: bracketed cornice...
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Banks--Colorado--Lamar--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Dust storm in southern Colo.

    • Several automobiles and utility poles are shrouded in a dust storm, possibly in Walsh, Baca County, or Holly, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The devasting dust bowl carried top soil for miles.
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Walsh (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Automobiles--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.
    • 1935
    • A scene from the Boy Scout Memorial Day Parade, which was held at  this center on May 30

    • Japanese boy scout troops stand in formation around a United States flag at half mast on the grounds of the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Most of the boys wear uniforms with scarves, some have hats,...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • 1943 May 30
    • Davis Hotel

    • Exterior of the Davis Hotel, Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado, shortly after construction in 1902, shows a group of finely dressed men and women under the porch arches. The three-story rectangular building features cut native stone construction,...
    • Lamar (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Lamar--1900-1910.; Davis Hotel (Lamar, Colo.)
    • 1902
    • Dust storm

    • Houses and trees are barely visible beneath a huge cloud of dust, possibly in Walsh, Baca County, or Holly, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The devastating dust bowl carried top soil for miles.
    • Holly (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Walsh (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Holly--1930-1940.; Dust storms--Colorado--Walsh--1930-1940.
    • 1935

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