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    • Obtosoway, Indian Chief

    • Portrait of Obtosoway a Native American Ojibwa chief. He wears a yoke with beaded embroidery and a buck skin shirt with fringe, laced at the neck. He wears a headdress with fur and feathers.
    • Indians of North America--Men--1890-1910.; Ojibwa Indians--Men--1890-1910.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1910.; Obtosoway.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Beatrice S. Thompson

    • Studio bust portrait of Beatrice Sumner Thompson, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Portrait in profile shows Thompson's curled bangs and her wavy hair pinned back in a twist. Her dress bodice has puffed sleeves, and a floral...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Thompson, Beatrice S. Beatrice Sumner.; Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Ready to board "no. 9"

    • Men in women in Victorian costumes pose beside a Pullman "sleeping car" no. 9. The women wear long dresses, and hats. The men wear suits and top hats. The costumes have ruffles, embroidery, and lace.
    • Costumes--1920-1930.; Railroad passenger cars--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.
    • c1923
    • Lucia M. Cassell

    • Studio portrait of Lucia Mae Cassell, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. She wears a silk blouse with pleats and embroidery; her hair is in upswept curls.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Cassell, Lucia M. (Lucia Mae); Denver High School--People--1880-1890.; Denver Public Schools--People--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Mary Gertrude Bucknum

    • Studio portrait of Mary Gertrude Bucknum, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. She wears a light colored blouse with embroidery and puff shoulders.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Bucknum, Mary Gertrude.; Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1893
    • Mabel Collins

    • Studio bust portrait of Mabel Collins, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Collins' curly hair is parted in the middle and affixed with a comb in a bun on top of her head. Her dress has rosette and embroidery details on the bodice,...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Collins, Mabel, b. ca. 1877.; Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Portrait of a baby, Leadville, Colorado

    • This baby is posed, in Leadville, Colorado, in a chair draped with a fur. The baby wears a long-sleeved dress with a long skirt and whitework embroidery. The baby's bangs are combed straight down over the forehead. Several petticoats fill the long...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Infants--Colorado--Leadville--1880-1890.
    • [between 1887 and 1889]
    • Mexican vaquero twirling lasso

    • A Mexican vaquero twirls a lasso in the air in an arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He wears a sombrero and a bolero jacket with elaborate embroidery work on it. He also wears leather gauntlets with tassles. Two vaqueros...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Gauchos--1900-1910.; Roping--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Mexican vaquero twirling lasso

    • A Mexican vaquero twirls a lasso around himself in front of a large tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He wears a sombrero and a bolero jacket with elaborate embroidery work on it. He also wears leather gauntlets with tassles.
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Gauchos--1900-1910.; Roping--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Mexican vaquero twirling lasso

    • A Mexican vaquero, possibly Vincente Orapeza, twirls a lasso in the air in front of a large tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He wears a sombrero and a bolero jacket with elaborate embroidery work on it. He also wears leather gauntlets with...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Gauchos--1900-1910.; Roping--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • 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
    • Man in costume

    • Studio portrait of a man. He holds a pistol and wears a jacket and pants decorated with embroidery and a wide-brimmed hat.
    • Costumes--1900-1910.; Men--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.
    • [1905]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a Hispanic woman. She wears a dress with ruffled shoulders and a hat decorated with embroidery and flowers.
    • Hispanic Americans--Women--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.; Gallegos, Nellie.
    • [1893 May 30]
    • Husband and wife

    • Studio portrait of a husband and wife. The woman wears a dress with embroidery and high collar, and a veil. She holds a bouquet of flowers.
    • Spouses--1910-1920.
    • [1910]
    • Hispanic man and woman

    • Studio portrait of a Hispanic man and woman. She wears a dress decorated with embroidery and buttons. He wears a suit.
    • Hispanic Americans--1890-1900.; Men--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • [1897 May 10]
    • Woman seated in a rocking chair outside doing needlepoint

    • A woman does needlepoint in a rocking chair near a house in the mountains of Colorado. A large fenced meadow is nearby.
    • Embroidery--Colorado--1900-1920.; Rocking chairs--Colorado--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Women, children and a dog at entrance to tent home

    • Portrait of women, girls, and dogs in a tent in (probably) Denver, Colorado; one plays a mandolin. A star / crescent motif is on the striped canvas; embroidery and quilts are inside.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Mandolins--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Tents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Costume - group of well dressed people seated on dock at riverside

    • Outdoor portrait of women, girls, babies, and a boy by a South Platte River spillway, in Denver, Colorado; costumes include applique, yokes, embroidery, lace, and large hats with flowers.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Infants--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Nanise & family Southern Utes

    • Nanise and his family, Native American Southern Utes, pose at (probably) Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado; costume includes a feather headdress, blankets, embroidery, and a doll papoose. Tipis are in the background.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.;...
    • [1901?]
    • Nanise, sub chief

    • Nanise, a Native American Southern Ute sub-chief, poses by a tipi at (probably) Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado; costume includes a feather headdress, shirt with embroidery, beaded moccasins, a wooden smoking pipe, a hairpipe necklace, and a...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Headdresses--Colorado--Ignacio--1900-1910.; Tribal...
    • [1901?]
    • Hallam Lake near Aspen

    • A woman fishes in Hallam Lake near Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. She wears a dress decorated with embroidery. A boat storage building and the buildings of Aspen are in the distance.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Hallum Lake (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Fishing--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Baby and fur

    • Studio portrait of a baby in a dress with embroidery and cutwork.
    • Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Infants--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Baby

    • Studio portrait of an infant in a dress with embroidery and cutwork.
    • Infants--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Baby on fur

    • Studio portrait of a baby in a dress with embroidery.
    • Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Infants--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Baby on settee with tassels

    • Studio portrait of a baby on a settee, the baby wears a dress with embroidery and cutwork.
    • Infants--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Brothers

    • Studio portrait of boys; one sits on a settee with tassels. One wears knee pants, the toddler wears a dress with embroidery.
    • Boys--1890-1900.; Brothers--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Portrait of a child

    • Studio portrait of a child who poses near prop rocks. The child wears a dark colored overcoat with an elbow-length cape decorated with eyelet lace and embroidery. A cap is on the child's head. A doll is sprawled on the rocks nearby.
    • Dolls--1890-1900.; Girls--1890-1900.; Studio props--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Portraits of a girl

    • Studio portraits of a girl who wears a dark colored dress with embroidery, a patterned yoke, and collar. The girl has long hair that extends past her shoulders. She holds long stem flowers and leans on a blanket.
    • Flowers--1890-1910.; Girls--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Full length studio portrait of a woman in a dark colored dress with hemline pleats, elaborate embroidery, a light colored bodice and a hat. The woman stands on an ornate rug in front of a studio backdrop.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Full length studio portrait of a woman in a dark colored dress with hemline pleats, elaborate embroidery, a light colored bodice and a hat. The woman stands on an ornate rug in front of a studio backdrop.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of a child

    • Studio bust portrait of a child with curly hair and bangs in a dress or blouse with a white work or English embroidery bodice.
    • Children--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman with a flat-brimmed hat and hat pins, in a corseted dress with puffed sleeves, embroidery on the sash, hip and cuffs, a bar pin, a broach and a rosette on the shoulder. The woman wears leather gloves and holds an unopened...
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman in a corseted dress with puffed sleeves, embroidery on the sash and hip, a bar pin, a broach and a rosette on the shoulder.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a sleeveless dress decorated with embroidery.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a dress decorated with buttons and embroidery.
    • Women--1890-1900.
    • [1890]
    • Family portrait

    • Studio portrait of a family. The women wear dresses which are decorated with embroidery and have high collars. The men wear suits and vests.
    • Families--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a dress that is decorated with embroidery and has a high collar.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a dress decorated with embroidery and tassels.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a dress, a hat decorated with embroidery, pin, and scarf, and a shawl decorated with beads.
    • Women--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Family

    • Studio portrait of women, a man, and a boy. The man and boy wear suits and ties. The women wear dresses, one decorated with embroidery.
    • Families--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a pleated dress, decorated with embroidery and ruffled shoulders, and has a scarf around her neck.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Girl

    • Studio portrait of a girl. She poses on a chair with tassels and wears a dress decorated with embroidery.
    • Girls--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Girl

    • Studio portrait of a girl. She poses on a chair with tassels and wears a dress decorated with embroidery.
    • Girls--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Husband and wife

    • Studio portrait of a man and woman. The man sits in a chair and wears a suit and vest. The woman wears a pleated dress decorated with embroidery.
    • Spouses--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Family

    • Studio portrait of women and men. The women wear dresses decorated with embroidery and high collars. The men wears suits and ties.
    • Families--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Mrs. F.A. Falkenburg

    • Studio portrait of probably Ida May Falkenburg, Supreme Guardian, Supreme Forest Woodman Circle and Grand Guardian Women of Woodcraft, women's auxiliaries of Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society. She wears a high-collared dress, which is...
    • Supreme Forest Woodmen Circle (U.S.)--People--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.; Falkenburg, Ida May, 1863-1906.
    • 1890
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a high-collared, pleated dress, which has ruffled shoulders and is decorated with embroidery.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Girl

    • Studio portrait of a girl. She holds a book and wears a dress decorated with embroidery and lace.
    • Girls--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman. She wears a dress decorated with embroidery and a high collar trimmed with lace.
    • Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]

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