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    • Saddle bag

    • A saddle bag (Native American Ute Indian) used by Chipeta who died in 1924. The saddle bag is made of buckskin cut into a rectangular shape. It has a canvas backing that is edged with brass studs, wool trim and fringe. It is decorated with zigzag,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1920.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1920.; Saddlebags--1870-1920.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • Frank G. Bloom residence, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Interior view of a chandelier at the Frank G. Bloom residence, in Trinidad, Colorado. The central globe is of opalescent glass swirled into a downward pointing turnip shape. Its mount is probably bronze, with a border of palmettes, and above it is...
    • Bloom, Frank G.--Homes & haunts.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Chandeliers--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1980.; Interiors.--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Cradleboard

    • Show a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard with a doll. The cradleboard is buckskin wrapped around a board and is decorated with fringe, multi-color beadwork sewn on with lazy stitch. The doll's head is possibly made of wood painted a medium...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Cradleboards--1880-1900.; Dolls--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • How we cook in Colorado : choice recipes

    • Cookbook created with submissions from the Ladies of First Baptist Church.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1907
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 8, 1909 April 10

    • 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.
    • 19090410
    • East High spotlight: 21st year no 9

    • 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.)
    • 1943 March 4
    • Damiana Rivera de Barela

    • Hispanic American Damiana Rivera de Barela, wife of Colorado State Senator Casimiro Barela, poses for a portrait in an embroidered cape trimmed in fur and a hat decorated with feathers, a bow and a veil. She wears a pin in the shape of a cross.
    • Hispanic Americans--1890-1900.; Mexican Americans--1890-1900.; Capes (Clothing); Hats.; Women.; Barela, Damiana Rivera de--Pictorial works.; Cloaks--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Mexican...
    • ca. 1890
    • Conejos County, Pioneer Monument on Mormon Church ground, Manassa

    • A stone monument in a dome shape honors the Mormon settlers, on the grounds of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Manassa, Conejos County, Colorado. The bronze plaque reads: "This Memorial Is The Property of the State of Colorado, Mormon...
    • Manassa (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Manassa--1960-1970.; Mormons--Colorado--Manassa--1960-1970.
    • July 1966
    • Meeker, Colorado

    • The owner stands in the entrance of his gun repairing shop in Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A small girl with a straw hat and a boy wearing suspenders stand on the boardwalk in front of the weathered one story false front. Pocket watches and...
    • Meeker (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gunsmithing--Colorado--Meeker--1880-1900.
    • [between 1889 and 1900]
    • Indian Hills, Nat-te-so Pueblo

    • A view at Na-Te-So, a pueblo built by Indians as an artists' colony and tourist attraction, includes the entrance to an adobe building, with a cross atop an elevated section over the door. A sign in the shape of a thunderbird reads "Museum;" vigas...
    • Nateso Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Indian Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Artists' studios--Colorado--Indian Hills--1920-1930.; Galleries & museums--Colorado--Indian Hills--1920-1930.; Tourist trade--Colorado--Indian HIlls--1920-1930.
    • [1928?]
    • St. John's Episcopal Church

    • Exterior view of the Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church in Breckenridge, Colorado. This one story, gable roofed frame structure was built in 1881 and moved several times over the years. It has a gable roofed, projecting entry and sash windows...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Churches--Colorado--Breckenridge--1920-1940.; Episcopal churches--Colorado--Breckenridge--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Mr. Henry P. H. Bromwell

    • An oil portrait of the bust of Mr. Henry P. H. Bromwell by Henrietta Bromwell. He has short gray hair and a white beard; he wears a standing collar, black stock, vest and jacket with lapels. The frame is gilded, gessoed and molded wood. The...
    • Men--1870-1890.; Bromwell, Henry Pelham Holmes, 1823-1903.
    • [between 1876 and 1886]
    • Craig Colony

    • A doctor examines a patient at the Craig Colony (Craig Hospital) a tuberculosis sanitarium in Edgewater (Jefferson County), Colorado. Other men look on.
    • Craig Colony--1910-1930.; Edgewater (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Examinations--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1930.; Physicians--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1930.; Sanatoriums--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1930.; Sick persons--Colorado--Edgewater--1910-1930.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Old C. and S. railroad pavilion - Silver Plume, Colo.

    • The pavilion at Silver Plume, Colorado, was used by the Argentine Central Railroad as a waiting area for tourists taking the ride to the top of Mt. McClellan. The building has a hipped roof, rectangular shape, one story, and arched windows and...
    • Signs and signboards--Colorado--Silver Plume--1930-1950.; Silver Plume (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Advertisements--Colorado--Silver Plume--1930-1950.; Pavilions--Colorado--Silver Plume--1930-1950.; Argentine Central Railway Company.
    • [between 1938 and 1950]
    • Joan of Arch butterfly flower arrangement, City Park, Denver

    • View of flowers arranged in a planting bed in the shape of a butterfly at City Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows gardens, archways over paths, and the Sopris Memorial Sundial in the distance.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • Ride camp at Grand Lake on Shadow Mountain Lake

    • View of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies camp beside Shadow Mountain Lake in Grand County, Colorado. A wastewater treatment plant is near the camp in a clearing beside the lake. Grand Lake is in the valley in the distance. Dense trees cover the...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1950-1960.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Shadow Mountain Lake (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Camping--Colorado--Grand Lake--1950-1960.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Grand...
    • 1956 July
    • Spanish American War Memorial, City Park, Denver

    • View of the gazebo, statue, and gardens of the Spanish American War Memorial at City Park in Denver, Colorado. A planting bed is arranged in the shape of an eagle with a crest on his chest. Steps lead up the mound where the statue of a winged woman...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Monuments.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Gazebos--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1898 and 1904?]
    • Shoshone Indians near Arapahoe, Wyo

    • A group of Native American (Shoshone) men stand and sit on horseback near Arapahoe, Wyoming. The men are near a group of trees, a drum sits on the ground. The men on horseback hold wooden staffs. The men wear leggings, kilts, blankets, and feathers...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Arapahoe--1880-1900.; Shoshoni Indians--Wyoming--Arapahoe--1880-1900.; Arapahoe (Wyo.)--1880-1900.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Arapahoe--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Spanish American War Memorial, City Park, Denver

    • View of the gazebo, statue, and gardens of the Spanish American War Memorial at City Park in Denver, Colorado. A prominent planting bed is arranged in the shape of two crossed American flags. Steps lead up the mound where the statue of a winged...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Monuments.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Gazebos--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Monuments &...
    • [between 1898 and 1904?]
    • Spanish American War Memorial, City Park, Denver

    • Men and women stroll on the paths near the gazebo, statue, and gardens of the Spanish American War Memorial at City Park in Denver, Colorado. A planting bed is arranged in the shape of an anchor. Steps lead up the mound where the statue of a winged...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Monuments.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Gazebos--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Monuments &...
    • [between 1898 and 1904?]
    • Rattle

    • Native American (Oglala Sioux) child's wood rattle is covered in rawhide and has a ring shape on the end.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1910.; Oglala Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1910.; Rattles--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Main street

    • On Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, a frame, two-story, gable roofed residence with bay windows flanking its entry is half buried in snow. Built in an 'ell' shape with a partially enclosed porch in the inside corner, the house has a square...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dwellings--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.; Winter--Colorado--Breckenridge--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Idaho Springs, Colorado  residences

    • Panoramic view of the Marshall house complex in Idaho Springs, Colorado; shows the Marshall House dining room with a man and a woman standing in front of it; features include rectangular openings with a semicircular window shape, decorative wood...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1920-1930.
    • 1922 July 23, 1922
    • Ute Indians

    • An unidentified, Native American man poses for a full-length, studio portrait wearing a feather headdress. He holds his hands on his hips, showing the length of the tassels that hang from the shoulders of his buckskin shirt. His pant legs have...
    • Indians of North America--Portraits--1910-1940.; Ute Indians--1910-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1910-1940.
    • [between 1915 and 1937?]
    • Tree near Alice

    • The bare branches of a tree, possibly a Limber Pine, form an irregular shape on a ridge near the town of Alice in Clear Creek County, Colorado. A large pine tree is in the background. Several tree stumps and rocks are also on the ridge.
    • Limber pine--Colorado--Alice--1940-1950.; Alice (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Pines--Colorado--Alice--1940-1950.; Tree limbs--1940-1950.; Tree stumps--Colorado--Alice--1940-1950.
    • [1945?]
    • Cactus motel

    • View of the Cactus Motel at 10574 East Colfax Avenue in Aurora (Adams County), Colorado. The building has an office near the street and a single row of rooms that extends towards the back with the car port adjacent to the office. The building is...
    • Cactus Motel (Aurora, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Aurora (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Motels.; Electric signs.; Cactus Motel (Aurora, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Motels--Colorado--Aurora--Pictorial works.; Neon signs--Colorado--Aurora--Pictorial works.; Aurora...
    • 1993
    • A historical mt home

    • View of the Saint Cloud stage stop and Post Office, in Larimer County, Colorado; shows a frame house, trees, and outbuildings.
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Post offices--Colorado--Larimer County--1940-1950.; Transportation facilities--Colorado--Larimer County--1940-1950.; Transportation--Colorado--Larimer County--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Me-shaw-ke-ke-shick (Sky down to the Earth) young Chippewa brave

    • Hand colored sitting studio portrait of a Native American (Chippewa) man, identified as Meshawkekeshick (Sky down to the Earth). He has a blanket around his waist, a long sleeved shirt, and plumage in his hair.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1890.; Ojibwa Indians--1870-1890.; Clothing & dress--1870-1890.; Sky Down to the Earth.
    • [between 1872 and 1890?]
    • Byers Junior High War savings stamp booth

    • Photograph of a World War II war savings stamp booth at Byers Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. Three students sit at a table. In front of them is a piece of cardboard standing upright with the shape of the United States cut out of it. The...
    • Byers Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1943 october
    • Head stall

    • From Colorado Historical Society notes: "Head stall (bridle) for horse. This belonged to Chipeta. Loomed beadwork sewn on cotton cloth, designs range from simple floral (green and red alternating flowers on nose cross-piece) to more intricate leaf...
    • Bridles--1875-1915.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1875-1915.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1875-1915.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • The Silver Moon Hotel at Third and Kimbark.

    • View of the Silver Moon Hotel, Third (3rd) Avenue and Kimbark, Longmont, Colorado, shows the two story wooden gable roof building with a false front and vine covered porch. The sign has a cresent shape moon symbol between: "Silver" and "Hotel."...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Longmont--1870-1890.; Silver Moon Hotel (Longmont, Colo.)
    • [1872?]
    • Public school, Black Hawk, Colo.

    • Exterior front view of schoolhouse, Black Hawk, Colorado. Building is rectangular, two story, single detached structure. It has horizontal clapboard siding with pilaster corners, and has ten bays on the front facade. The roof is center gable with a...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1880-1960.; Education--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1960.; Schools--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1960.; Stone walls--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1960.
    • [between 1880 and 1960]
    • Leggings

    • A pair of buckskin leggings that belonged to Chipeta. They are decorated with geometric designs in multicolored beadwork.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1875-1915.; Leggings--1875-1915.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1875-1915.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • Railroad Station, Silver Plume

    • The old train depot in Silver Plume, Colorado, was shipped from Denver in April of 1884 and was Silver Plume's only depot. It is rectangular in shape with a medium gabled roof, a single chimney, vertical board and batten siding, and two rectangular...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Silver Plume--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1958]
    • City Park, Denver, flowers

    • View of a circular planting bed filled with flowers at City Park in Denver, Colorado. Shows trees in the distance.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Flowers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1896 and 1910?]
    • Entrance at Charlford

    • View at Charlford, near Sedalia, Douglas County, Colorado; a manor designed in 1926 for Charles Johnson by Burnham and Merrill Hoyt and built of native volcanic rock. Features random hewn stone, an arched lintel, niche with cherub, and a canvas...
    • Johnson, Charles Alfred, 1868-1954--Homes & haunts.; Garden Club of Denver.--1930-1940.; Charlford (Sedalia, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Sedalia (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Dwellings--Colorado--Sedalia--1930-1940.; Houses--Colorado--Sedalia--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Interior Logan County Court House

    • View looking down the stairs at the tile floor of the Logan County Courthouse in Sterling, Colorado. Brass railing encloses hole in floor. Light fixtures in the shape of columns are topped by glass globes. Columns support entrance leading to...
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Courthouses--Colorado--Sterling--1970-1980.; Interiors.; Tiles--Colorado--Sterling--1970-1980.
    • [November 16, 1977]
    • Union Congregational Church, Crested Butte, Colo.

    • View of the Union Congregation Church located at 403 Maroon Avenue in Crested Butte, Colorado. Decorative trim adorns the front-gable of the carpenter's gothic style church. A square corner tower tapers to an open cupola with an arched cutout,...
    • Union Congregational Church (Crested Butte, Colo.)--1980-1990.; Crested Butte (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Congregational churches.; Union Congregational Church (Crested Butte, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Congregational churches--Colorado--Crested...
    • 1987
    • Bear Boody

    • View of Bear Boody located at 3707 Walnut Street in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick commercial style building has paired windows on the second story, a recessed entry, a shaped parapet, and houndstooth brickwork....
    • Bear Boody (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Bear Boody (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Bars (Drinking...
    • 1977
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Men work to excavate the pithouses of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. The farthest man is probably Marshall Finnan, future superintendent of the park. Several shovels and a pick ax are scattered throughout the excavation...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [926?]
    • Studio portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of a man who wears a suit jacket, vest, and high collar shirt. His necktie is held in place with a pin in the shape of a horseshoe. He has a full moustache and his short hair is parted on the side.
    • Men--1890-1900.; Mustaches--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Alma, Park County, Colorado and its smelting works from the Dolly Varden Mine

    • A copy of a lithograph in a circle shape shows the view from the Dolly Varden Mine down on Alma, (10,353 feet) Park County, Colorado, shows wood frame buildings, smelters, patches of evergreens, cleared areas and a creek.
    • Alma (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1870-1880.
    • [between 1960-1980?]
    • Sac and Fox Indians, Kesh Ke Kosh (Don Whistler)

    • Sitting portrait of Kesh Ke Kosh (Don Whistler), a Native American Sac (Sauk)and Fox. He wears a shirt and pants, a beaded necklace, and an eagle feather headdress.
    • Fox Indians--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Sauk Indians--1920-1930.; Whistler, Don.; Sac and Fox Nation.
    • 1924 December 17
    • Spanish American War Memorial

    • View of the gazebo and gardens of the Spanish American War Memorial in City Park, Denver, Colorado. Shows planting beds in the shape of a cross.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Monuments.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Gazebos--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Monuments &...
    • 1900
    • The Dragon

    • The limbs of a tree, possibly a Limber Pine, twist in an irregular shape in the foreground near Stump Flats west of Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado. Additional trees stand in the background. Photographer titled the image "The Dragon."
    • Limber pine--Colorado--Apex--1930-1940.; Apex (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • [1938?]
    • Basket

    • A coiled basket (Native American Apache Indian) possibly used as a bowl. The basket is willow and devil's claw and the foundation is rod and welt. Shows a circular pattern in a flower shape with additional shapes of the sun, and crescent triangles...
    • Apache baskets--1870-1900.; Apache Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Baskets--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900]
    • White Eagle, Sioux

    • Head and shoulders cut out image of poet White Eagle, Native American Dakota Sioux man. He wears a buckskin shirt, neck scarf and cowboy hat.
    • Dakota Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Poets--1910-1920.; White Eagle, fl. 1910-1930.
    • [[between 1910 and 1920?]
    • The Survivor

    • The bare branches of a tree in the foreground form an irregular shape on a mountain ridge west of Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado. The tree stands among rocks, and other trees are in the background. Photographer titled the image "The Survivor."
    • Boulder County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Eldora (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Mountains--Colorado--1930-1950.; Tree limbs--1930-1950.
    • [1939 or 1941?]
    • Corner Main St. and Union Ave. 4:30 AM June 4, 1921

    • Water floods storefronts in Pueblo, Colorado. The upper parts of the brick buildings have ornate cornices, and one building is in a flatiron shape. Signs read: "Stark Clothing Co.," "The Wonder Store," and "Central Studio." A streetlamp is by a...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.; Floods--Colorado--Pueblo--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Signpost

    • The branches of a tree stump form an irregular shape in the foreground near Baltimore Ridge northwest of Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado. Photographer titled the image "Signpost."
    • Apex (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Tree limbs--1930-1950.; Tree stumps--Colorado--Apex--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]


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