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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...
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    • 1880
    • Bead necklace

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) six string bead necklace made from seeds and juniper berries strung on black cotton thread.
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    • [between 1860 and 1870]
    • 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,...
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    • [between 1939 and 1943?]
    • W.S.H.S. Annual: 1918

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1918.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1918
    • 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.
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    • 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.
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    • 1947 February 20
    • 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...
    • Source unknown..
    • 1938 January
    • 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."
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    • [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.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • 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...
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    • [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...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • 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.
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    • 1880
    • 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.
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    • 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.
    • Bailey, Dix & Mead.
    • 1882?
    • 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.
    • Martin, A.C.
    • undated
    • 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.
    • Edgren, Katherine.
    • 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...
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    • 1937
    • 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.
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    • 1937
    • 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...
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    • [between 1925 and 1940?]
    • 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...
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    • 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.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • 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.). Script Club.
    • 1932 May
    • 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.
    • First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1892
    • 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,...
    • Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods, Inc.
    • 1977 January-February
    • Morey Musings : vol. 1

    • Booklet of poetry written by students of the Morey Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. The book was sponsored by the English and Miss Agnes Govreau of the Art Department. The booklet was hand set by the boys in the printing class.
    • Morey Junior High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1931 June

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