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    • Pouch

    • Shows doeskin pouch made by the Native American Mescalero Apache. The pouch is decorated with multi-colored beadwork sewn on in the shapes of flowers or sun shapes; a sunflower is in the center. Fringe with tin jinglers on the ends is attached at...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Columbian Hotel, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Interior view of a leaded glass window in the Columbian Hotel, in Trinidad, Colorado. Vertical panels of "ice" frosted glass contain leaf shapes interlocked with stirrup shapes at the top; a border with arches at regular intervals crosses the...
    • Dallas, Sandra.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Paramount Theater

    • Two women organists sit in front of the twin Wurlitzer organs inside of the Paramount Theater designed by Temple Hoyne Buell at the intersection of Sixteenth (16th) Street and Glenarm Street in the City and County of Denver, Colorado. Built in...
    • Colorado Photo Co.
    • [between 1930 and 1941?]
    • Mount Vernon Gardens at Washington Park

    • View of the Mount Vernon Gardens at Washington Park in Denver, Colorado. Flowers and ground cover are arranged in complex geometric shapes. Shows a cut stone retaining wall, trees and sprinklers.
    • Lindevall, Oscar E.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Racine's 888 Bannock Street, Denver

    • View of Racines restaurant at 888 Bannock Street, in the Golden Triangle Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.Terra cotta pent roofs and wide windows with awnings flank a Mission style pediment and entry. Letters read: "Racine's;" geometric shapes...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1991 February
    • Residence of Mrs. Henry Plummer on Colorado Street

    • The Henry Plummer house is on Colorado Street in Idaho Springs, Colorado. It is a two story structure that features: irregular gables, decorative barge board with stars, arrows, flowers, and geometric shapes, roof cresting, eaves trim, bay windows,...
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    • [1882-1925]
    • 660 Bannock Street, Denver

    • View of part of the Denver Health Medical Center, shows a five story office building at 660 Bannock Street, in the Lincoln Park Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Brick block shapes frame metal frame windows and shade canopies. Vans and automobiles...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1982 July
    • Anasazi pottery

    • View of two Native American (Anasazi Pueblo) clay vessels in animal shapes.
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    • [between 1900 and 1940?]
    • Vest

    • A Native American (Ute) beaded vest worn by Buckskin Charley. The vest is made of buckskin which is entirely covered with multicolor beadwork in designs of stylized American flags and geometric shapes on a white background. The interior of the vest...
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    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin pouch. It features multi-color beadwork in floral patterns, a brass nail at the base, fringe and a strap.
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    • [between 1865 and 1875]
    • Painted buffalo hide, (also worked with quills), Piegan Indians

    • View of a painted and quill-worked buffalo hide created by Native Americans of the Piegan (Blackfoot) tribe, specimen no. IV-B 201, Museum fur Volkerkunde, Berlin. It depicts arrow shapes lined up in columns and separated by a strip of quill work...
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    • [1900-1920?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1870 and 1900]
    • Jar

    • A Native American Zuni Indian jar with images of frogs and birds; designs elements include crooks, triangles and other geometric shapes. The images are painted on in colors of red, brown and dark brown. The jar is a molded pottery piece.
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    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Higher mathematics

    • Classroom interior at the University of Colorado at Boulder has plaster and string models of mathematical constructs on a table and in glass enclosed shelves. Theodolites on tripods are to the sides, and various three dimensional shapes are drawn...
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    • 1889
    • Collection of Pima baskets

    • A display of Native American (Pima) baskets. They are woven in different shapes and sizes, and all have a unique design. The colors are always black and white, with the white coming from either willow or yucca, and the black coming from the pods of...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Residence in Central City, Colorado

    • A front gable, one and one half story clapboard house is built on a masonry foundation in Central City, Colorado, and has a stovepipe chimney and decorative bargeboard around its eaves. An arched attic window is above the covered porch. The posts...
    • Arndt, Karl.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Georgetown stores

    • View of a storefront in Georgetown, Colorado. A sign on the false front reads, "Boots, Shoes, O.K Dry Goods." A center door is flanked by two windows, which reflect a white wall with windows across the street and display shoes, shirts, and other...
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    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Castle Rock cemetery, poor condition, Jan. 31, 35

    • View of the unkept Castle Rock cemetery, Douglas County, Colorado includes: stone and marble gravestones with crosses, obelisks, column-like pillars with finials, low wedge-shape, and upright rectangular shapes. Some have small American flags on...
    • King, M.
    • January 31, 1935
    • Toy bow

    • Native American (Apache) curved wooden bow with sinew and green, red, and gold pigment.
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    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Mandan painted buffalo hide

    • Native American (Mandan) painted bison hide shows: outline border with geometric figures connected to a double rectangle panel of stripes and triangle shapes. Collected by Maximilian Prince of Wied from the upper Missouri riverbanks around 1844.
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    • [1900?]
    • Lakewood on Parade dancing boxes

    • Photograph of two unidentified individuals wearing geometric shapes decorated with drawing of aspects of Lakewood's culture during the Lakewood on Parade celebration in Lakewood, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • Undated
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Crow) cloth pouch, possibly made of buckskin, with multicolor beadwork and fringe. Design patterns on the pouch include stripes and abstracted hour glass shapes.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    • Men work by trucks and graded earth below the Fine Arts Center, built on a bluff overlooking Monument Creek, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The 1936 concrete structure composed of block shapes, with arcaded, square columned porches,...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    • Exterior view of the Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows the concrete structure composed of block shapes, with an arcaded porch. The 1936 facility was designed by John Gaw Meem.
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    • Men work by trucks and graded earth at the edge of Monument Creek, below the Fine Arts Center in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The 1936 concrete structure composed of block shapes, with arcaded, square columned porches, was designed...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    • Facade of the Fine Arts Center in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, shows the concrete structure composed of block shapes and a square columned entry with murals depicting the arts; painting, drama, dance, music. The 1936 facility was...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    • The Fine Arts Center in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, is a concrete structure composed of block shapes, with a square columned entry. The 1936 facility designed by John Gaw Meem, was designed to accomodate all of the arts; drama,...
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    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Trousers

    • Front view of a pair of Native American (Sioux) children's trouser. The trousers are made of buckskin and red cloth and are decorated with blue, green, red, yellow and white beadwork, fringe on the inseams and sides and gold color ribbon. There is...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Trousers

    • Front view of a pair of children's trousers (Sioux). The trousers are made of buckskin and red cloth and are decorated with blue, green, red, yellow and white beadwork, fringe on the inseams and sides and gold color ribbon. There is an inscription...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Washington Park School pottery artist making pottery

    • Photograph of an unknown pottery artist visiting Washington Park Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Pictured the artist shapes a vessel on his pottery wheel while students stand around him watching.
    • Source unknown..
    • circa 1975
    • Washington park School pottery artist working with students

    • Photograph of an unknown pottery artist visiting Washington Park Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Pictured the artist shapes a vessel on his pottery wheel while students stand around him watching.
    • Source unknown..
    • circa 1975
    • Colorado Springs welcome sign

    • View of the plastered concrete welcome sign located on I-25 at the entrance to Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. The sign consists of vertical umber and white geometric shapes that suggest Garden of the Gods rock formations. Painted...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1999
    • Boulder County Courthouse, Christmas 1964

    • Christmas lights, stars, and banners adorn the Courthouse (built in 1933) in Boulder, Colorado. The five story finished stone building is composed of block shapes with windows set in vertical lines and a clock on the western face of the main tower....
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    • 1964
    • Dress

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux) doeskin dress decorated with fringe, rhinestone and light blue, white, red, green, blue and orange beadwork. The sleeve is cape like and the beadwork design is in bands, hourglass design and geometric shapes.
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    • [between 1915 and 1955]
    • Timberline (1902)

    • A group of Bristlecone pine trees grows in irregular shapes at timberline in Colorado. Several tree stumps stand among the growing trees.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Timberline (L#226) (1902)

    • A group of Bristlecone pine trees grows in irregular shapes at timberline in the midground, probably in Colorado. Several shrubs, possibly willows, grow among the trees.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 adn 1920?]
    • Mt. Vernon Gardens

    • View of the Mount Vernon Garden at Washington Park in Denver, Colorado. Formal planting beds are arranged in geometric shapes. Shows a footbridge and Grasmere Lake. Houses are in the distance.
    • Lindevall, Oscar E.
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    • Timberline (1902)

    • An unidentified man sits on the ground with his legs extended in front of him in front of two trees at timberline, probably Bristlecone pines in Colorado. The trees grow in irregular shapes. Shrubs stand in the background. The man wears a hat and...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Arthur E. Johnson residence, bar

    • Interior view of the bar in the Arthur E. Johnson residence, designed in the modern style by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 515 Race Street in Denver, Colorado. The bar has wood paneling, a metal pipe is mounted above the bar with vinyl hand rests....
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1939?]
    • Boulder County courthouse

    • Vertical block shapes comprise the stone courthouse (1933) in Boulder, Colorado. Windows are in all six floors; some are arched. An incised panel is over the entry, depicting workers and reading: "Court House." A truck with wooden-rack sides and a...
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    • [between 1933 and 1934?]
    • Alfred Bromfield residence

    • Exterior view of the Alfred J. Bromfield Jr. residence, a modern style house designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 4975 South University Boulevard in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The two story brick house is comprised of cube shapes,...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1936]
    • Alfred Bromfield residence

    • Nighttime, exterior view of the Alfred J. Bromfield Jr. residence, a modern style house designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 4975 South University Boulevard in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The two story brick house is comprised of cube...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1936]
    • Gilpin County, Colo.

    • A gravestone in a Gilpin County, Colorado, cemetery has triangular shapes and reads: "Forrest Sisler(?), Died Nov. 8, 1883, Aged 1 Yr. 2 Mos."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1969]
    • Garden at Washington Park

    • View of planting beds, possibly the Mount Vernon Gardens, at Washington Park in Denver Colorado. Flowers are planted in complex geometric shapes. Shows a cut stone wall.
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    • [between 1910 and 1940?]
    • Alfred Bromfield residence

    • Exterior view of the Alfred J. Bromfield Jr. residence, a modern style house designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 4975 South University Boulevard in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. Shows a side view of the two story brick house, comprised...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1936]

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