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    • The Chinese question

    • The allegorical figure Columbia stands in a dress, with cap sleeves and a tiara inscribed with : "U.S.," she is between an angry mob and a Chinese man with a queue (braid) who kneels beside her. The mob, probably Irish, carries pistols, sticks and...
    • Chinese--1870-1880.; Irish Americans--1870-1880.; Allegorical drawings--1870-1880.; Race discrimination--1870-1880.; Race riots--1870-1880.
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    • Omaha Trans-Mississippi Exposition, near view of Grand Court

    • View of buildings constructed with plaster and staff at the Grand Court of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows the Classical-style Machinery & Electricity Building with iron window grille...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Contemplating mortality

    • In this composite, allegorical photograph, a man stands and contemplates a dead body, probably his own. The man has a full beard and stands in a dark suit and looks down at the body propped in a velvet chair with wooden legs and decorated with...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Allegories.; Dead persons.; Death.; Men.; Photographic studios.
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    • Leadville ice palace

    • This exterior view of the main entrance of Leadville's Ice Palace, built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival in Colorado, gives a view of the nineteen foot tall allegorical ice sculpture of a maiden in a gown and crown, with her right arm pointing...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • View of a multi story building made of ice blocks in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. The ice palace, built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival, is between West 7th (Seventh) and West 8th (Eighth) Streets from Spruce to Leiter. The building has...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Leadville Ice Palace

    • Exterior view of the Eighth Street facade of Leadville's Ice Palace in Colorado which was built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival. The site is known as Capitol Hill and is between West Seventh and West Eighth Streets from Spruce to Leiter....
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1896]
    • Omaha Trans-Mississippi Exposition, distant view of Grand Court

    • View of the classical-style buildings constructed with plaster and staff at the Grand Court of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Buildings around the Grand Canal are the domed U.S. Government...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Canals--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Omaha Trans-Mississippi Exposition, distant view of Grand Court

    • View of buildings constructed with plaster and staff at the Grand Court of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows the Mines & Mining Building with columns, allegorical sculpture, spires and...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Omaha Trans-Mississippi Exposition, distant view of Grand Court

    • View of buildings constructed with plaster and staff at the Grand Court of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha (Douglas County), Nebraska. Shows the Machinery & Electricity Building with iron window grille details, classical...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Nebraska--Omaha--1890-1900.; Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition (1898 : Omaha, Neb.)
    • [1898]
    • Woman

    • A woman kneels in an allegorical pose near a pedestal and decorative pottery. She wears a gown and sash.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman in an allegorical pose. She stands with arms raised near a pedestal with decorative pottery. She wears a gown and fringed sash.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Windows of First Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver, Colorado

    • Book created by Rev. Raymond A Waser regarding the significance of the windows in the First Plymouth Congregational Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Glass painting and staining.; Christian art and symbolism.; Church architecture.; First Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 18, 1913 June 28

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19130628
    • Exterior of main entrance, Ice Palace, Leadville Colo.

    • Exterior view of the main entrance of Leadville's Ice Palace built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival in Colorado. The site is known as Capitol Hill and is between West Seventh and West Eighth Streets from Spruce to Leiter. Architect C.E. Joy and...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Ice Palace, Leadville, Colo.

    • Exterior front view of Leadville's Ice Palace built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival in Colorado. The site is known as Capitol Hill, and is between West Seventh and West Eighth Streets from Spruce to Leiter. Architect C.E. Joy and Director...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Denver High School: East Side Annual 1913

    • 1913 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1913
    • 
An Index to Sons of Colorado 1906-1908: Deaths and Obituaries.

    • An index to the death and obituary notices published in the Sons of Colorado. Index is organized alphabetically by last name, and includes the type of announcement, the volume, number and page of the original announcement. Includes both volumes I...
    • Society of Colorado Pioneers.; Sons of Colorado (Organization) ; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Obituaries--Indexes.; Obituaries--Colorado--Indexes.; Patriotic societies--Colorado.
    • 2005
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 4, 1919 April

    • 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.
    • 19190401
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 8, 1918 October

    • 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.
    • 19181001
    • An Index to Sons of Colorado 1906 -1908: Volume I and II

    • An index to the Sons of Colorado magazine. Index is organized alphabetically and includes the name or subject, the volume, number and page.
    • Society of Colorado Pioneers.; Sons of Colorado (Organization) ; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Obituaries--Indexes.; Obituaries--Colorado--Indexes.; Patriotic societies--Colorado.
    • undated
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 10, 1920 October

    • 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.
    • 19201001
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 19, 1913 July 12

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19130712
    • Completion of the Pacific Railroad

    • Railroad workers greet a locomotive and passenger train on a trestle near telegraph lines. Native American, Plains Indians near tepees, are on the other side of the river with travois and on horseback. A border shows people representative of the...
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Indian encampments--1860-1870.; Railroads--1860-1870.; Trestles--1860-1870.
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    • Library of Congress, "Lyric poetry", by H.O. Walker

    • View of a mural by Henry Oliver Walker entitled: "Lyric Poetry" in the South Mosaic Corridor, Great Hall, in the Thomas Jefferson Building at the Library of Congress in Washington, District of Columbia. The mural depicts Lyric Poetry symbolized by...
    • Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building (Washington, D.C.)--1900-1910.; Library of Congress--Facilities--1900-1910.; Washington (D.C.)--1900-1910.; Allegorical paintings--Washington (D.C.)--1900-1910.; Murals--Washington (D.C.)--1900-1910.
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    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901

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