Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: background
(7970 results)



Display: 50

    • Zuni Indians, bead driller

    • A Native American man sits on a wood stool and drills a hole into a bead using another stool as his work table. He uses a long spindle with a needle on the end to pierce the bead. Another stool stands in the foreground. A fireplace is in the...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]
    • Zouaves group

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands on the far left of a group of Zouave posing in three rows. The back row is standing, the middle row kneeling and the front row sitting. The costume the Zouaves wear, including red, baggy pants,...
    •  
    • [1898?]
    • Zang's Hotel, Creede, Colo.

    • People stand in a row in front of "Zang's Hotel" and "Zang's Hotel Annex" in the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. A horse is hitched to a wagon near two dogs. A man sits in the window of the main hotel building. Architectural features...
    •  
    • [1892?]
    • Zang's Hotel as it looked after it was first erected

    • Four men and two dogs stand on the porch of "Zang's Hotel and Bar" in the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. A saddled horse is hitched to a sidewalk. Architectural elements of the building include two stories, false fronts, cornices,...
    •  
    • 1892
    • Yule-Marble finishing mill

    • The Colorado-Yule Marble Company's finishing mill in Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado under construction for Mill B; lumber and company houses are nearby. Freight cars are on the tracks of the Crystal River & San Juan Railroad near the Crystal...
    •  
    • 1908.
    • Yucca

    • Close view of a blooming yucca plant, probably in Colorado; dirt road and mountains in background.
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Yount mill at mouth of Boulder [canyon], operated by water power

    • Built on the sloping bank of Boulder Creek, this gambrel-roofed frame flour mill, operated by water power, in Boulder, Colorado, is supported at the end by piers. A horse and wagon are in the foreground, and a frame residence with an open porch is...
    •  
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Young woman and girl in Wild West Show camp

    • A young woman and girl stand near a group of teepees in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Another larger tent is in the right foreground while another is in the left background. Several round, Native American shields hang from ropes behind...
    •  
    • [1901?]
    • Young woman and girl in background

    • Outdoor portrait of a girl and woman in Denver, Colorado. They wear dresses.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Young Ute brave and his squaw visiting

    • The painting shows a Native American camp, four lodges, Native Americans, two are on horseback (one male and the other is female), rocks, plains vegetation, mountains in the background and a blue sky with clouds.
    • Stobie, Charles Stewart, 1845-1931.
    • 1915
    • Young girl putting flag on grave, Armistice Day

    • A young girl places a flag on a grave on Armistice Day, probably Denver, Colorado. Additional gravestones and a canon are in the background. Some of the graves have small flags and flowers on them.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1918 and 1930]
    • Young girl putting flag on grave, Armistice Day

    • A young girl places a flag on a grave on Armistice Day, probably Denver, Colorado. Additional gravestones and a canon are in the background. Some of the graves have small flags and flowers laid on them.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1918 and 1930?]
    • Young England asking questions

    • A young boy stands with a cowboy in front of a building in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England. The young boy wears a hat and knickers. The cowboy wears a cowboy hat and has a scarf tied around his neck. A sign...
    •  
    • [1892?]
    • Young Child with Easter Basket at Mission Viejo

    • Young brunette boy standing while holding Easter basket. Boy is wearing blue and white striped baseball-style shirt with blue shorts and sneakers. Basket is mixture of pink, green, yellow, purple, and white and has green grass and candy inside....
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • Young Child with Easter Basket at Mission Viejo

    • A young child standing on rust colored carpet and holding an Easter basket. The girl is wearing a light blue dress, white socks, and red shoes. She is carrying a brown basket with light yellow grass inside. Numerous adults and two couches visible...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1980
    • York St., Denver

    • View of tree-lined York Street, Denver, Colorado; shows dirt street with cement curbs, sidewalks, hitching posts, corner of brick residence with column on right edge, and distant edge of McLellan Gate at 18th (Eighteenth) Avenue to City Park,...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1904 and 1920]
    • YMCA Littleton Branch

    • Boys and girls in bathing caps play at this swimming pool in Littleton, Colorado. Lifeguards are on elevated chairs with umbrellas; a residence and the YMCA clubhouse are in the background. Signs read: "Do Not Run," and "Stay Off Ropes."
    •  
    • 1961?
    • YMCA Littleton Branch

    • Boys and girls play at this YMCA swimming pool in Littleton, Colorado. Some wear face masks; letters in the tile siding read: "5 feet." A brick wall, chain link fence, and YMCA club buildings are in the background.
    •  
    • 1961?
    • YMCA Littleton Branch

    • Boys and girls play at this YMCA swimming pool in Littleton, Colorado. A girl leaps from a diving board in the foreground, and a lifeguard stands atop an elevated chair. A clock and a United States flag are on the brick wall behind him, and houses...
    •  
    • 1961?
    • Yellowstone park

    • Yellowstone lake with shore line, island, mountains in background, at Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1898
    • Yankee Hill, Village of Ninety Four

    • Several log cabins stand among pine trees in the Village of Ninety-four on Yankee Hill on the border of Clear Creek and Gilpin Counties in Colorado. Large tree stumps stand in the foreground. A small building stands on the hillside in the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Yankee Hill Monument 1941

    • A pile of small, white rocks stands on top of a large boulder on Yankee Hill west of Central City on the border of Gilpin and Clear Creek counties in Colorado. The branches of a pine tree protrude into the right foreground, and a large pine tree is...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1941?]
    • Yankee Hill

    • A large pine tree stands among rocks on Yankee Hill northwest of Central City on the border of Gilpin and Clear Creek counties in Colorado. Additional pine trees stand in the background.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Yampa, Colo.

    • View northeast over Yampa (Egeria), Routt County, Colorado, shows the stage-stop town with Antlers Hotel, Congregational Church, saloons, residences and barns. Green Ridge is in the background.
    • DeWitt Art Studio.
    • [1902]
    • Yampa Canon Dotsero Cutoff

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks follow the Colorado River, in Yampa Canyon of the Dotsero Cutoff. "Pagoda" formations are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1934
    • Wyandott Mission, Dr. Kirk, principal teaching Indian boys to chop wood

    • Principal Kirk has Native American Huron (Wyandot or Wyandotte) boys chop wood, in front of a full wood shed, on the grounds of the Wyandotte Mission School, Kansas. The boys wear jackets and hats and hold axes. Women and girls in dresses with...
    • Concannon, T. M.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Wreckage, D.& R.G. repair yard, roundhouse in background

    • View of scattered lumber, overturned freight cars, mud and water from the Arkansas River flood in Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. Shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western roundhouse and houses on a bluff in the distance.
    •  
    • 1921 June
    • Wreath at memorial service, Castelfiorentino, Italy

    • Two soldiers regard the wreath with a banner that reads: In memory of the men of the 10th Mountain Division. In the background are rows of white crosses marking the graves of Tenth Mountain Division soldiers and other servicemen buried in the...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • April 6, 1945
    • Wounded soldier with medics

    • A wounded Tenth Mountain Division soldier lies on a stretcher surrounded by medical personnel in a small plaza in an Italian village. They are examining his leg. A medical jeep with a large red cross flag is parked nearby and three medics are...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • [1945]
    • Woodland Park C M Ry

    • View of Woodland Park, Colorado; tracks of the Colorado Midland Railway at right; various commercial buildings, including General Merchandise store; foothills in background.
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1887 and 1901]
    • Woodland Flats 1937

    • Trees with bare branches stand along a ridge at Woodland Flats west of Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado. Snow covers the ground and the ridge in the background, where pine trees stand.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1937?]
    • Woodland Flats 1937

    • Tall, thin pine trees with bare branches stand in the foreground near several tree stumps and smaller pine trees at Woodland Flats, possibly in Boulder County, Colorado. Snow covers the hillside in the background leading up to another ledge where...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1937?]
    • Woodland Flats 1937

    • An unidentified man wearing snowshoes stands along a snow-covered path near Woodland Flats west of Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado. Large rocks covered with several feet of snow also stand along the path. Pine trees stand along the ridge in...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1937?]
    • Wooden decoration Fort Collins

    • One-story stone house in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, has bargeboard in the eaves. A church is in the background; cars are parked in the street.
    •  
    • [between 1950 and 1960]
    • Woodbury Branch

    • Gary Patterson (left) and Dick Adams pose by the Woodbury Branch Library in Denver, Colorado with a bicycle, dog, and books. Houses of the West Highland neighborhood are in the background.
    • Moldvay, Albert, 1921-
    •  
    • Wood Shop at Whittier School

    • Wood Shop at Whittier Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Six children are shown at various stages of construction. On the left side a boy uses a saw to cut a piece of wood. The boy standing in the middle uses a hand drill on a piece of wood...
    • J. Kai Photo Studio (Denver, Colo.)
    • undated
    • Women's dorm

    • Tuscan and square columns support this arched portico at the west entry of the women's dormitory at the University of Colorado at Boulder. The surrounding wall is of random coursed, rusticated local sandstone, and has a terra-cotta stepped roof....
    •  
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Women's Christian Temperance Union convention

    • Officers of the Women's Christian Temperance Union pose at the annual convention in Pueblo, Colorado. A few of the members identified include: Anna E. Keenan, Adrianna Hungerford, and Marie B. Nichols.
    •  
    • 1928, October
    • Women and children on horseback

    • An unidentified Native American woman and two children sit on a horse in front of a wood cabin on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana. Another small child stands in the right background near the cabin. The woman wears a checkered...
    • Boos, Edward H.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Woman with child

    • A woman stands next to a baby carriage with a small child sitting up in it. The woman wears a plaid poncho and a small hat. Several teepees are set up in the background in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show while touring in Paris. Lettering...
    •  
    • [1889?]
    • Woman with bicycle in front of porch

    • Outdoor portrait of a woman with a bicycle in (probably) Denver, Colorado; vines cover a brick wall in the background.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Woman standing with bicycle in front of house

    • Outdoor portrait of a woman with a bicycle in (probably) Denver, Colorado; vines cover a brick wall and arched window in the background.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK