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    • Great Sand Dunes

    • People hike in sand dunes at the Great Sand Dunes National Park in southern Colorado. Shadows outline the dunes, and footprints are in the sand.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.; Shadows--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Sand Dunes near Alamosa, Colo.

    • A man sits on horseback in giant wind swept sand dunes in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley of Colorado. Sparse grasses grow through the ripples of sand. The Sangre de Cristos, covered with light snow are in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Late afternoon view of the sand dunes from Medano Creek

    • People stand near Medano Creek and sand dunes in Great Sand Dunes National Park in southern Colorado. Light reflects off the shallow creek. Shadows outline the dunes.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Medano Creek (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.; Light--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.; Shadows--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 29, 1910 July 16

    • 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.
    • 1910 July 16
    • Sand Dunes

    • View across sand ripples and scattered brush to giant wind swept dunes in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley, Colorado. The Sangre de Cristos are covered with light snow in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Sand Dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • Two horseback riders ride in the distance on the top of a dune, they are silhouetted against the Sangre de Cristos in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado. Ripple marks form bands in the sand leading to distant dunes.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Sand Dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View across sand ripples and scattered sagebrush to giant wind swept dunes in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado. The Sangre de Cristos are covered with light snow in the distance
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Sand Dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the sand dunes and Sangre de Cristo mountains in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley, Colorado. Cumulus and nimbus thunderhead clouds top the peaks.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • Close up view of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two thirds of whom were women and children, Kiowa County, Colorado. The marker consists of a...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1972
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • Close-up view of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two thirds of whom were women and children, Kiowa County, Colorado. The concrete obelisk has...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1972
    • The old plank road

    • View of plank road in sand dunes near Yuma (Yuma County), Arizona. Cars are in the distance.
    • Yuma (Ariz.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Arizona--Yuma--1920-1930.; Plank roads--Arizona--Yuma--1920-1930.
    • 1926 August 21st
    • Sand sculpture

    • View of a limestone rock eroded by sand from the Colorado River in probably Arizona. A hat is displayed on the rock to show scale. Sand and rocks are in the river bed.
    • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--1870-1880.; Erosion--Arizona--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Rocks--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • View of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in Kiowa County, Colorado. The marker consists of a wedge shaped piece of granite that is on a rectangular piece of concrete elevated on two cylindrical supports. The marker reads: "Sand...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1960
    • Col. Works discussing battle plans at the sand table, Passatore, Italy

    • Colonel Works, commander of the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Regiment, Third Battalion, constructed a sand table, or three dimensional model, of the terrain that his men would be attacking during the April drive. According to the photographer the...
    • Battlefields--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • 1945 April 12
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; shows men on horses and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Col. Works's sand table, Passatore, Italy

    • Colonel Works, commander of the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Regiment, Third Battalion, constructed a sand table, or three dimensional model of the terrain that his men would be attacking during the April drive. According to the photographer the...
    • Battlefields--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • 1945 April 12
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; shows men on horses and the Sangre De Cristo Mountains.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; shows men on horses and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; shows a man on a horse and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; shows cattle at the edge of a pond or lake and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; National...
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 8, 1920 August

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 1920 August
    • Mining - crane and trucks

    • View of a sand and gravel mine operation in Colorado; a steam shovel loads a dump truck by a pit. Letters read: "Brannan Sand & Gravel."
    • Brannan Sand & Gravel Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Sand and gravel plants--Colorado--1940-1950.; Dump trucks--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.; Steam shovels--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Sand sheds & truck garages

    • Shows the sand shed and truck garages of the Denver Highway Department located near 8th (eighth) and Walnut Street in Denver, Colorado. Piles of sand are stored in open wood stalls. Next to the sand are stalls where machinery and tools are stored.
    • Denver (Colo.). Highway Department.--Buildings--1930-1940.; Sand--Storage--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Garages--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Sheds--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Medano Creek

    • View of Medano Creek in Alamosa County or Saguache County, Colorado. The Sangre de Cristo Mountains and the Great Sand Dunes National Monument are in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Medano Creek (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1990-2000.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1990-2000.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great...
    • [between 1990 and 1997?]
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; shows a man in sage dotted fields and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley of Colorado; shows cattle grazing and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Sand dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • View of the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado; people and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains are in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Sangre de Cristo Mountains (Colo. and N.M.)--1920-1930.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Navajo sand painting

    • Reproduction of a book illustration of a Native American (Navajo) man at work on a sand painting. The man crouches near a stucco building and a wooden pole fence.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Navajo Indians--Spiritual life--1890-1920.; Sandpaintings--1890-1920.; Shamans--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1908]
    • Navajo sand painting

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Navajo) sand painting. The painting shows Yei figures in a symmetrical design.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Sandpaintings--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1894]
    • Mule deer by the edge of Medano Creek

    • Mule deer stand in sagebrush in Great Sand Dunes National Park in southern Colorado. Shows grasses and tumbleweed.
    • Mule deer--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.; Sagebrush--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.; Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Deer--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1970-1990.
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Indian working on sand painting at Santa Fe, New Mexico

    • A Native American (Navajo) man works on a sand painting in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Spectators look on. The sand painting depicts yei figures.
    • Indians of North America--Spiritual life--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1920-1940.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1920-1940.; Santa Fe (N.M.)--1920-1940.; Sandpaintings--New Mexico--Santa Fe--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Sand Dunes near Alamosa, Colo.

    • Several men stand among the giant windswept dunes in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado. The snow covered Sangre de Cristo Mountains are in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Sand Dunes near Alamosa, Colo.

    • A man sits on horseback among the giant wind swept dunes in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado. The snowy Sangre de Cristo Mountains are in the distance
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 32, 1912 August 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.
    • 1912 August 10
    • Sand Dunes, near Alamosa, Colo.

    • Two small figures are silhouetted against giant wind swept dunes in the Great Sand Dunes in the San Luis Valley in Colorado. The Sangre de Cristos covered with light snow are in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.; National parks & reserves--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1920]
    • Spirit Lake, cattle roundup

    • Cowboys herd cattle in a roundup on the Baker Lake Ranch owned by A. A. Spaugh probably in Wyoming.
    • Spaugh, Addison A. (Addison Augustus), 1857-1943--Homes & haunts.; Cattle herding--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Wyoming--1880-1890.
    • 1888
    • Sand Dunes, Mosca Pass, Colo.

    • View of dunes at the Great Sand Dunes National Park in the San Luis Valley in southern Colorado. Mosca Pass and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains are in the distance.
    • Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Mosca Pass (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Dunes--Colorado--Great Sand Dunes National Park--1900-1920.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Zuni and Navajo jewelry

    • Several pieces of Native American (Zuni and Navajo) jewelry: sand cast bracelets, a concho belt, a squash blossom necklace, Zuni inlaid bracelet and needlepoint bracelet, and bead necklaces (heishi).
    • Bracelets--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1960-1970.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--1960-1970.; Zuni Indians--Arts & crafts--1960-1970.; Jewelry--1960-1970.; Necklaces--1960-1970.
    • 1961
    • Monument for Sand Creek on highway east of Chivington, Colo

    • View of a concrete obelisk historical marker with a metal plaque near Chivington, Kiowa County, Colorado; it commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in 1864 in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two...
    • Missouri Pacific Railroad Company.--1960-1970.; Arapaho Indians--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Cheyenne Indians--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • April, 1960
    • Placer mining, Umcompahgre [sic] Creek, Colorado

    • View of hydraulic gold placer mining in Mesa County, Colorado; shows jets of water, hills, and Uncompahgre Creek.
    • Mesa County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • River of iron the furnace is tapped and gives up its cargo of white hot metal

    • Interior view of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, Pueblo, Colorado, a steel and iron manufacturing plant; male employees work near "tapped" blast furnace with molten iron flowing into beds of sand and into below surface ladles.
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Interiors.; Steel industry--Colorado--Pueblo--1950-1970.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Hopi Sand Dunes

    • View of sand dunes near (probably) Garces Mesa on the Hopi Indian Reservation, Arizona. Two men stand on the sand. One points to the distance, the other bends over a pail. Scrub bushes and small trees dot the mesa-top in the distance.
    • Hopi Indians--Arizona--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--1890-1900.; Dunes--Arizona--1890-1900.
    • [1899?]
    • Sand Canyon

    • Sand Canyon, at Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, with Native American (Anasazi) stone ruins to the side; mountains are in the background.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Sand Canyon (Montezuma County,...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]

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