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    • A Tribute to Youth Program

    • Program for 1994 African-American Awareness Month event at the Ford-Warren Branch at the Denver Public Library.
    • Denver Public Library.
    • 1994 February 19
    • Found in excavating at Ft Casper [i.e. Caspar]

    • View of artifacts found at Fort Caspar in Casper (Natrona County), Wyoming. Shows harness and farrier's tools including a fish plate (from a freighter wagon), a hame and short tug, an axe, a coupling iron, a spoon, a glue pot, a yoke iron, part of...
    • United States. Works Progress Administration.
    • 1936 March 23
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 10

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 March 23
    • Fairmount sexton's records, 1891-1953, Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colorado.

    • Fairmount Sexton’s Records 1891-1953 list over 85,500 burials or entombments. The Fairmount Sexton Records 1891–1953 were microfilmed in 1959 by the Genealogical Society of Utah. The grave registers were arrange in rough “alphabetical order” by...
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Genealogy Dept.;
    • 2004
    • Boy holding an axe near the river with dog

    • Outdoor portrait of a boy with an axe, he poses with his dog near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Aboursville, Colorado

    • View of the 1880s company town of Arbourville (Arboursville, Arborville, Arbour-Villa, and later Conrow), Chaffee County, Colorado; includes log cabins and wood frame residences along a two track road in a valley surrounded by mountain slopes;...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1886]
    • The Geyser, Silver Cliff Colo.

    • A group of miners at the Geyser Mine in Silver Cliff (Custer County), Colorado pose near the mill. Some men hold shovels, a pick axe, candles with lanterns, and hammers. They wear overalls, canvas coats and wide, slanting brimmed hats with high...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Pine Ridge Agency, S.D.

    • View of the First Infantry of the United States Army in camp on the Native American Lakota Sioux, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, includes the soldiers with cooking pots, an axe, pile of timber firewood, a tomato can, and round walled tents...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • 1891
    • Capt No. 5, No. 2 shaft, 400 level, Potland mine

    • View of miners working the four-hundred level, number two shaft, Potland (possibly Portland) mine, Colorado. The men use a pneumatic drill, shovels, a sledgehammer, and axe, and work by candlelight.
    • Harlan, Andrew James.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Paper shale cliff, Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • A man wears overalls and a hat and holds a pick axe near the ledge of a layered shale cliff at Battlement Mesa area in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Shows a gorge and trees on steep slopes.
    • Phipps, R. C.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Gramm Truck the first motor apparatus on the C. S. F. D.

    • Firemen in uniforms pose with a new fire engine, outside the firehouse door of Company No. 2, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The vehicle features a siren, chrome headlamps, rubber tires, pinstriping, starting crank, drive chains, brake...
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    • Shale claim corner on Battlement Mesa, facing Collbran

    • Men stand and pose beside a wooden claim marker pole on Battlement Mesa in probably Mesa County, Colorado. Men wear overalls or vests and felt hats. One man holds a pick axe; another man smokes a cigarette.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Truck at Civic Center

    • The Idaho Springs, Colorado, fire truck is in front of the Denver Civic Center. The truck is equipped with an axe, two fire extinguishers, ladders, fire hooks, a small, pressurized water container, a fire bell, a large head lamp mounted where the...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1929 June 1
    • The Old Guard, big trees, California

    • A man with an axe stands by the "Old Guard", also possibly called the "Four Guardsmen", giant Sequoias in Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park, California.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1870 and 1900]
    • A Thunder Mtn. prospector

    • Prospector Sam Stevens stands in a field holding his pick axe over his shoulder near Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado. He wears dirty trousers, a pinstriped shirt with buttons up the front, and suspenders. He has a...
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    • August, 1902
    • Boulder County, log cabin

    • Men and women on a picnic pose near a log cabin in the hills in Boulder County, Colorado. The women wear long dresses and the men wear suits. One of the women sits on a burro. Picnic baskets, a watermelon and an axe are on the ground.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Monument at Arapahoe Bar, 2 miles west of Golden, Colorado

    • Charles L. Palmer, one of the first white people born in Jefferson County, Colorado, and the Sioux, Chief Big Snake pose at the dedication of a Arapahoe City marker. Chief Big Snake dressed in full regalia with a feather headdress and finged...
    • Milligan, Edward William, 1869-
    • [1946]
    • Hutch Stevens, Lovelock, Nevada

    • Prospector Hutch Stevens of Hahns Peak (Routt County; also known as Poverty Bar), Colorado, stands near rock formations in American Canon, Humboldt County, Nevada. Stevens holds a pick axe in his left hand and has a canteen hanging around his...
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    • March, 1907
    • Yank outstanding Gunnison character

    • Full standing studio portrait of Laurent (Yank) Baxter, one of the first ranchers in the Crested Butte district, Gunnison County, Colorado; he wears leather boots, a frock coat, and hat; one leg is raised on a prop tree stump, he braces himself...
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    • 1876
    • A Grub stake story of the hills, Wild Basin

    • Woman, men and children gather around a prospector who holds a rock in a campsite at Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. The campers who wear high leather boots stand and sit near a tent, a canvas tipi, a fire pit, and firewood. One man sits...
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    • Camp scene, condensed milk

    • Two men relax near a camp fire, and cook bacon, in a forest probably on Mount Bierstadt in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The men wear outdoor clothing, high leather boots, and hats. One man pours condensed milk into a metal drinking cup. Metal...
    • Wiswall Bros.
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    • Julius Pearce fire department supply co.

    • The words "Eaton Fire Dept." are written on the vented hood of a fire engine in Eaton, Weld County, Colorado, from the Julius Pearce Fire Department supply company. The engine, seen in profile, includes a bell, fire extinguishers, an axe, a...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1921 April 19
    • Source of the South Platte, at head of Hall Valley

    • A man in a flat-topped cap and work clothes, leans on a pick axe and poses beside a narrow stream, the headwaters of the North Fork South Platte River, in Hall Valley (Park County), Colorado. Shows scattered rock and shrubs above timberline, and a...
    • Perry & Bohm.
    • [between 1872 and 1875]
    • AdAmAn Club member

    • A member of the AdAmAn Club in winter clothes poses with an ice axe, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado.
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    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Cabin

    • A man sits and poses beside an aspen log cabin probably near Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado. Shovels, a pick axe and a metal bucket are against the cabin wall beside a doorway.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Creede, Colo.

    • Men sit or stand in a line and pose in front of a canvas tent and a log cabin in possibly Windy Gulch in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. A skull and antlers is displayed with a painted sign that reads: "Saloon." A metal stove with a stovepipe is...
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    • 1892
    • Prospecting on the Ute Reservation, an ominous meeting

    • A North American Indian (Ute) man confronts a prospector on a mountain slope in Utah or Colorado. The Ute man wears a necklace with a star pendant and holds a rifle. Men with rifles stand behind him. The prospector holds a pick axe, and looks over...
    • Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931.
    • 1879 October 25
    • Red Cliff, Summit Co. Col.

    • Men in a group stand on a timber sidewalk and pose beside a false front commercial building that reads: "M. Edwards, Drugs and General Merchandise, Post Office, Battle Mountain Stage Office" in Red Cliff, Eagle County (formerly Summit County),...
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    • [between 1880 and 1883?]
    • Swift and Company fire crew

    • Group portrait of Swift and Company firemen in Denver, Colorado; shows men in fire fighting gear including hats and slickers. They carry a nozzle, an axe, belts and tanks.
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1917?
    • Pack burro

    • A burro with a pack stands on the tracks of the Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway in El Paso County, Colorado. The burros carries a wheel barrow, shovel, axe, crate and metal can. A sign on the wheelbarrow reads: "I Helped to Build Pikes Peak...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • c1891, Oct. 11
    • Anasazi artifacts

    • View of Native American Anasazi artifacts probably from cliff ruins in Arizona. Material includes a bulbous bodied ceramic (pottery) container, hafted ground stone axe, awls, weaving tools (possibly spindle whorl), hafted bifacial scraper, and...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Friendly Indians at dinner

    • Native American men, probably Sioux and Cheyenne, wearing trousers, jackets and hats, and one white U.S. Army officer in uniform, pose at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. Some of the men hold drinking cups and plate tins, one holds an axe, and...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • [1891]
    • Miners cabin in the Rockys [sic], Colo.

    • A miner, in a striped suit with a pick axe, poses next to a log cabin in possibly Clear Creek County, Colorado. The cabin has a gabled roof, a metal chimney, a dirt roof and a sign in a window that reads: "[C]rocker [& Co.] Crac[kers], Denver."...
    • Dalgleish Brothers.
    • [1890?]
    • Compressor Pandora Mine

    • A man wearing laced up boots, and soiled clothing stands next to the Pandora Mine compressor inside a log structure, San Miguel County, Colorado. The large machine with flywheel and belt is mounted in center of the room. Tools around room include a...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]

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