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    • Miniature cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) miniature cradleboard with a doll inside of it made by Chipeta. The cradleboard is decorated with multi-colored beads and thread, and buckskin fringe on the bottom. The doll has black cotton thread hair and painted...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Cradleboards--1880-1890.; Dolls--1880-1890.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • 1880
    • Bead necklace

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) six string bead necklace made from seeds and juniper berries strung on black cotton thread.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1860-1870.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1860-1870.; Necklaces--1860-1870.
    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • Activity sewing

    • Convicts in striped shirts at the State Penitentiary, in Canon City, Colorado, work at sewing machines. Pipes, electric lamps, and windows furnish the interior, and spools of thread are in the background.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Sewing machines--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Manufacturing clothes

    • A group of women, participants in a Work Projects Administration program, sit hunched over Singer sewing machines in a large open room probably in Denver, Colorado. Large spindles of thread on stands are near each sewing machine. Pieces of denim,...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Clothing industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Public service employment--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Sewing--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1939 and 1943?]
    • Mrs. Rita Morel, HELP volunteer

    • Rita Morel, a HELP (Helpful Extra Library People) volunteer, sews uniforms in Adams County Library, Northglenn, Colorado, with a Singer sewing machine, a pin cushion, thread, bobbins and needles.
    • Northglenn (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Community service--Colorado--Northglenn--1960-1970.; Libraries--Colorado--Northglenn--1960-1970.; Adams County Public Library (Colo.)--1960-1970.
    • October 7, 1964
    • Issuing supplies

    • White men, some in military uniform, stand around bundles of supplies to be distributed to Native American (Brule ?)prisoners of war, Fort Randall, South Dakota.
    • Dakota Indians--Capture & imprisonment--South Dakota--Randall--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Capture & imprisonment--South Dakota--Randall--1880-1890.; Randall (S.D.)--1880-1890.; Clothing relief--South Dakota--Randall--1880-1890.; Food...
    • 1882?
    • Georgetown, Colorado, looking north

    • View of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado; businesses and log or frame houses line the dirt streets. Signs read: "Livery, Feed, and Sale Stable" and "Patterson & Peck Grocers."
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • [between 1872 and 1874?]
    • Dress

    • A wool dress (Native American Ute Indian) worn by Chipeta. The loose fitting dress has a cotton lining, binding, a round neck and a button closure at the back.
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Dresses--1880-1910.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • W.S.H.S. Annual: 1918

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1918.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1918
    • 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]
    • Children's Ward, Colorado General Hospital

    • A group of children and a woman sit at a table and read in the Children's Ward at Colorado General Hospital, University of Colorado Medical Center (University of Colorado Health Science Center) in Denver, Colorado. Coloring books, crayons, and a...
    • Colorado General Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Hospital wards--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Rocky Mt. Textile Co.

    • Interior view of the Rocky Mountain Textile Company factory in Denver, Colorado; shows women working with a thread or yarn machine.
    • Rocky Mountain Textile Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile...
    • 1947 February 20
    • Rocky Mt. Textile Co.

    • Interior view of the Rocky Mountain Textile Company factory in Denver, Colorado; shows men and women working with thread or yarn machines.
    • Rocky Mountain Textile Company--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Textile...
    • 1947 February 20
    • Bow

    • Shows a wood (possibly mesquite) bow with sinew as a cord or thread (red?) and string made from gut. The bow is from the Native American Apache Indians.
    • Arapaho Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bows (Archery)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Actress or dancer

    • Studio portrait of a woman, probably an entertainer, in a tulle gown with ruching, metallic thread, sequins, and applique. Her hair is in a Gibson Girl style; her hat has feathers and artificial flowers, and she holds a string of beads.
    • Costume & dress--1890-1910.; Entertainers--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
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    • Twenty-Forth Street School cleanliness project

    • Young children participate in a cleanliness project at Twenty-Fourth Street Elementary School in Denver, Colorado, re-named Crofton School in 1959. Utilizing thread and needle, twelve young children work to repair different articles of clothing.
    • Twenty-Fourth Street School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Steele School sewing project

    • Photograph of a teacher and students during a sewing project at Steele Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. The teacher is seated at a desk. Around her stand several students. Each student has some fabric, needles and thread and are in various...
    • Steele School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1938 January
    • Female dept

    • Black and white female convicts at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado sit among sewing machines; men in aprons oversee. Spools of thread are on armatures; electric light cords hang from the ceiling, and a regulator clock is on the...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Interiors.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Sewing machines--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State...
    • [between 1925 and 1940?]
    • Quilt; Log cabin

    • Shows a quilt made of pieced wool, silk and cotton square blocks. The center of each block is black velvet. Seven diagonal green stripes cross the quilt; on the edge is black binding and the thread is tied, tufted and pink.
    • Quilts--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • Activity machine shop

    • Knitting machines at the State Penitentiary, in Canon City, Colorado, have spools of thread held above circular armatures. An inmate in pinstriped overalls operates a lever connected to a pulley and belt arrangement; tubes of white fabric fall into...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Machine shops--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Mrs. Thos. Woodley

    • Studio portrait of Ann Woodley, wife of Thomas Woodley, a resident of Georgetown, Colorado. She has her hair pulled up in curls on top of her head, she wears a velvet basque with silk puffs on the shoulder, metal thread embroidery on the bodice and...
    • Woodley, Thomas H., 1846---Family.; Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress.; Older people.; Spouses.; Women.; Woodley, Ann, 1832-
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    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Domestic scene among the Navajoe Indians

    • Native American (Navajo) women and men sit beside a summer hogan constructed of logs and brush, in Arizona or New Mexico. One woman weaves at a loom made of logs and sticks. Shows wool thread and woven rugs.
    • Hogans--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Navajo Indians--1870-1880.; Navajo women weavers--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--1870-1880.; Weaving--1870-1880.; Women--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1873
    • 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
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1910

    • 1910 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1910
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 12 Numbers 3 and 4, 1929 March-April

    • Newsletter produced every 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.
    • 1929 March-April
    • The Urban Dweller: A Publication by Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods Inc.

    • Newsletter produced by the Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) pertaining to organization's meetings, events, and decisions. Specific issues addressed in this newsletter include development of East Colfax, one-way streets, the People's Fair,...
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver; Zoning--Colorado--Denver; City planning--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1977 January-February
    • The Annual: North Side High School 1908

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1908
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1908
    • 1926 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.2

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1926 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1926

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