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    • 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]
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1912

    • 1912 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1912
    • 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
    • Annual: East Denver High School, 1917

    • 1917 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • North Capitol Hill neighborhood

    • Report describing significant architectural and historical landmarks in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood. Includes maps, photographs, demographic information and extensive histories of people and buildings.
    • Historic districts--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995
    • 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
    • Cup & pin game

    • Shows a cup and pin game of the Native American Sioux . The game has a metal pin, small bone cups, rawhide, a loop and pink, red, white and blue beadwork.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Games--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • Ford Warren Branch childrens event

    • A group of children and an adult pose with bows ad arrows during a program about Native American culture at the Ford Warren Branch Library.
    • Denver Public Library. Ford Warren Branch.
    • Undated
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) leather bag that belonged to Chipeta, wife of Chief Ouray. The bag is decorated with blue, lavender, red, yellow, white, silver, pink, green and brown beadwork. The beadwork designs are of arrow, people, triangles,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1930.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1903 and 1923]
    • Jar

    • A Native American jar found in Montezuma, Colorado. The jar was used to carry water, and feature a flared rim and a handle strap. The designs on the jar are hatching, turkey foot tracks and a key.
    • Indian pottery--North America--1000-1300.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1000-1300.; Jars--1000-1300.
    • [between 1000 and 1300]
    • Women's dress

    • A women's afternoon dress ensemble with cape. The bodice is semi-tailored with Empire? style waist, sleeveless, patterned white silk faille, a high rounded neckline, a spread collar, shoulder pads, blue piping at the armhole and waistline; down the...
    • Dresses--1930-1950.
    • [between 1938 and 1945]
    • Moccasins

    • Shows a pair of buckskin moccasins (Native American Crow). They have decorative multicolor beadwork, rawhide soles, leather tie thongs and brown cotton trim. Notes from the Colorado Historical Society records: "Inscription: L. MccCowen".
    • Crow Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Mocccasins--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Women's wedding dress

    • Shows the top portion of a wool day dress worn as a wedding dress. The bodice is tailored light blue wool and flannel with a mock bolero jacket. The collar is rectangular with applique bands of ivory and cotton lace, ivory silk. On the front edge...
    • Dresses--1900-1910.; Wedding costume--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Women's wedding dress

    • Wool day dress worn as a wedding dress. The bodice is tailored light blue wool and flannel with a mock bolero jacket. The collar is rectangular with appliqued bands of ivory and cotton lace and ivory silk. The front edge is velvet with appliqued...
    • Dresses--1900-1910.; Wedding costume--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Commemorative medal

    • A commemorative bronze medal with an image of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, an army officer and explorer, on one side and Pikes Peak, in Colorado Springs, Colorado which bears his name, on the other side. This coin was struck in 1906 to celebrate the...
    • Medals--1770-1910.; Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813.--Commemoration.
    • [between 1779 and 1906]
    • Crazy quilt

    • Shows a quilt made by Augusta Tabor in Leadville, Colorado. The quilt is made with maroon velvet, gold colored silk and solid print patches. On the quilt are embroidered appliques, paint and souvenir ribbon. The backing is possibly linen, cotton or...
    • Quilts--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1885 January 5
    • Four pistols

    • Four pistols descriptions follow images from right to left. The first pistol was made by H. Aston & Co. from Middletown, Connecticut; U.S. Arsenal. The percussion pistol (US model 1842, military cap lock pistol) is single shot made from walnut with...
    • Handguns--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1875]
    • Necklace

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux?) necklace. Glass and ceramic black, blue and white beads and brass pieces are strung on leather strips. In the center of the piece is a round white shell. Leather strip ties are both ends of the necklace.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1890.; Necklaces--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Poster "Freedom of Fear"

    • A World War II poster made by the United States Government Printing Office. The poster is print of a painting by Norman Rockwell. The image is of a father and mother as they tuck their two children in to bed. The text reads: "Ours...to fight for...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Posters.
    • 1943
    • Poster "Invent for victory"

    • A World War II poster made by the United States Government Printing Office. The poster has images of airplanes, tanks, artillery, battleship, jeeps and blueprint of a tank. The text reads: "Invent for victory All Americans who have an invention or...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Posters.
    • 1942
    • Poster "Attack on Pearl Harbor"

    • A Office of War Information World War II poster made by the United States Government Printing Office. The poster has images of a tattered American flag at half staff, a tribute to those who died in the bomb attack on Pearl Harbor. The text reads:...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Posters.
    • 1942
    • Poster "Men working together"

    • A World War II poster made by the Division of Information - Office of Emergency Management, United States Government Printing Office. It shows photos of three men; a soldier, a worker and a sailor on a gold background. The text in white lettering...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Posters.
    • 1942
    • Poster

    • A poster from the United States Government Printing Office issued by the office of war information. It is an official war poster with an image of a young woman. The text reads "Wanted! for murder Her careless talk costs lives".
    • World War, 1939-1945--Posters.
    • 1944
    • Poster "Murders by the Indians Lecture"

    • A poster advertising a lecture by Rose Meeker, daughter of N. C. Meeker, about his death and the Meeker massacre. Text reads: "Murders by the indians...see Lyseum Magazine Jamesville, Wis. House bills and newspapers Popular prices Tickets at the...
    • Meeker, Rose.; Public speaking--1870-1890.; Publicity--1870-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1885]
    • Dress

    • Native American (Lakota) fringed buckskin dress with blue quills and a cross pattern on top.
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Teton Indians--Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Dresses--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Dress detail

    • Detail of a Native American (Lakota) buckskin dress with blue quill beads in a cross pattern.
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Teton Indians--Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Dresses--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Dress

    • A Native American (Lakota) dress made with animal hide and decorated with multi-color beadwork. It has fringe on the ends of the cuffs and at the bottom hem. The design pattern on the dress top is blue beaded background and multi-color geometric...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1870-1890.; Teton Indians--Clothing & dress--1870-1890.; Dresses--1870-1890.
    • [between 1875 and 1890]
    • Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain

    • A lithograph poster advertising the Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain. Shows images of a parade. The text reads: "Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain/ October 7th /1896/ The queen of the plains/ The king of the...
    • Festivals--1870-1880.; Publicity--1870-1880.
    • 1869
    • Engraving of David H. Moffat

    • An engraving of Colorado businessman David H. Moffat director of First National Bank of Aspen, Colorado. Below the bust engraving is his signature.
    • Moffat, David H. (David Halliday), 1839-1911.
    • [between 1855 and 1905]
    • Dye Coupler Print

    • A dye coupler print of Thunder Bear (Cheyenne) and a war insignia.
    • Cheyenne Indians--Arts & crafts--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • Shirt

    • Native American (Sioux) man's fringed buckskin shirt with red, green, blue and white beadwork; human hair tassels; dyed red porcupine quill.
    • Dakota Indians--Clothing & dress--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1870-1890.; Shirts, Men's--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]

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