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    • Barker's. Manitou.

    • entry; men, women and children crowd the sidewalk. A stagecoach has a man on the roof; horse-drawn delivery wagons read:"Manitou Transfer" and "N.E. Miller". Buckboards are to the side; a power lines and a hanging electric arc light are overhead.;...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1990.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Descendants of Ramirez de Salazar

    • Detailed description of the descendants of New Mexico pioneering family Ramirez de Salazar.
    • Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Spaniards--New Mexico--Genealogy.; Mexican Americans--New Mexico--Genealogy.; New Mexico--Genealogy.
    • 2002 April
    • Cowgirls

    • Women pose in cowgirl clothes including ten gallon hats, boots, and embroidered dresses. They are identified as: Ber Kirnan, Prarie Rose, Mable Strickland, Princis Mohawk, Ruth Roach, Kittie Canutt, and Prarie Lillie. Bleachers are in the...
    • Cowgirls--1920-1930.; Rodeos--1920-1930.
    • 1921
    • Fifteenth Street NW from Curtis

    • View of the intersection of 15th (Fifteenth) and Curtis Streets in Denver, Colorado; shows automobiles, streetcars, pedestrians, downtown businesses, the Rex Block, the Mining Exchange, the Central Savings Bank, and the Mercantile Building.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Pedestrians--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street...
    • [between 1920 and 1929?]
    • City Hall, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Exterior view of Romanseque style rusticated stone City Hall, Trinidad, Colorado. Features include cornices, spindles and Italianate corner towers. French Renaissance balustrades are across the top and four polished granite ionic columns are in the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; City & town halls--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • Manitou 180

    • View of Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking southwest; shows the Manitou House, the Wheeler Building, Mansions Hotel, El Paso Livery, and the Barker House with corner turrets. Hiawatha Gardens has gables, dormers, ridge cresting and a veranda. Also...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • St. Pauls English Lutheran Church

    • View of St. Paul's English Lutheran Church at 22nd (Twenty-second) and California Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; features gothic arches, stained glass, and a steeple.
    • St. Paul's English Lutheran Church (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Lutheran churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Cowboys and cattle herd

    • Cowboys pose on horses near a herd of cattle. Shows a dog, a man in a horse-drawn wagon, plains and a dirt path.
    • Cattle herding--1860-1880.; Cowboys--1860-1880.; Horseback riding--1860-1880.
    • [between 1865 and 1880?]
    • Capt. [i.e. Col.] J. H. Ford

    • Studio portrait of Colonel James H. Ford (Brevet Brigadier General), Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Ford, James H.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Our house in Denver

    • View of the Arthur Launcelot Collins house at 940 Downing Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Vernacular Classical Revival style (Denver Square) house has a dormer, chimney, and covered porch.
    • Collins, Arthur Launcelot, 1868-1902--Homes & haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1930.
    • [between 1907 and 1921?]
    • Black Hawk, Col.

    • View west of downtown Black Hawk, Colorado. Shows rail lines; large rectangular, flat roofed, stone carriage shop; Gilpin Hotel on Main Street; Gregory Street with most of Black Hawk businesses located along this street; Colorado Central train...
    • Blackhawk (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Blackhawk--1880-1890.
    • [between 1879 and 1889]
    • A scene in Manitou

    • Scene in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking north at the Soda Spring Pavilion and the Cliff House. The Pavilion is a frame structure with a cross-gable roof and a cupola with flagpole; the foundation is knee- high rusticated stone. The east half is...
    • Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Pedestrian bridges--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880- 1890.; Resorts--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Springs--Colorado--Manitou Springs--1880-1890.; Cliff...
    • [between 1885 and 1887?]
    • Miner's contest

    • Spectators watch a contest for miners, probably in rural Colorado. One man wields a sledgehammer, others stand or squat near stones. The men wear suits and the women wear dresses and hats. A rope separates the spectators from the participants....
    • Contests--Colorado--1870-1890.; Miners--Colorado--1870-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Interior James Kelley Grocery in the '80's

    • Wallpaper and cabinets full of tins, boxes, dishes and soap comprise the interior of this business in Boulder, Colorado. Glass display cases top both counters; a cloth reads: "Marguerite;" posters are on the back wall. Posing from left to right are...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Autographed Photo of Duke Ellington

    • Autographed picture of Duke Ellington. Handwriting on front reads "To my Friend Dr. Holmes. Good Luck Duke Ellington"
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Al Gooding

    • Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Albert L. Gooding, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company H. Uniform includes a kepi hat.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Gooding, Albert L.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Boston Ranch, Colo

    • Men and boys at the Boston Ranch, Crowley County, Colorado, are identified as (l to r): Kilborn, Ed McGee from Sheridan, Wyoming; "Mexico" from Arizona; Johnny (Blocker) Dodge and Ben McKinney, Buffalo Bill's showman roper and rider, from Sheridan,...
    • Boston Ranch (Crowley County, Colo.)--People--1900-1910.; Crowley County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Crowley County--1900-1910.; Cowboys--Colorado--Crowley County--1900-1910.; Men--Colorado--Crowley County--1900-1910.
    • 1902, February
    • Park Hill Topics Volume 8 No. 31

    • A weekly newspaper distributed to the residents of the Park Hill neighborhood. This contains articles about neighborhood events, news, and gossip. As well as advertisements for local businesses.
    • Community newspapers--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1940 August 2
    • Town's first fire bell

    • View of a monument in Trinidad, Colorado. A brass bell hangs in a stepped arch atop a circular brick base. A metal panel reads: "City's First Fire Bell - Purchased January 29, 1890 - First Located Corner of Main & Commercial - Retired 1928."...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Bells--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1970.; Monuments & markers--Colorado--Trinidad--1960-1970.
    • 1969 May 21
    • Frank M. Gravitt [?] 2nd Colorado Cav

    • Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Francis M. Gravit or Frank M. Garrit, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company D.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Charley the vet

    • A man identified as Charley, a veterinarian, poses astride a horse at the Boston Ranch, Crowley County, Colorado, by a barn. He wears woolies (chaps).
    • Boston Ranch (Crowley County, Colo.)--People--1900-1910.; Veterinarians--Colorado--Crowley County--1900-1910.; Crowley County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cowboys--Colorado--Crowley County--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Crowley County--1900-1910.
    • 1902, February
    • Simon Silas, John Stevens, George Jacobs, M. B. Phillip, Sinip

    • Native American Spokanes, including Simon Silas, John Stevens, George Jacobs, M. B. Phillip, and Sinip, pose in front of tepees; the men wear shirts, vests, breechcloths, headdresses, and hair pipe breastplates; the women embroidered dresses,...
    • Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Spokane Indians--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • James Lane

    • Studio portrait of James H. Lane, who served as General and Commander of Kansas and Indiana regiments, Lieutenant Governor of Indiana, and Kansas State Senator.
    • United States. Army.--People--1860-1870.; Generals--1860-1870.; Lane, James Henry, 1814-1866.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Stoiberhof

    • View of the Edward G. Stoiber house at 1022 Humboldt Street in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style building has dormers, a balustrade, quoins, and a pedimented entryway.
    • Stoiber, Edward G.--Homes & haunts.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1907 and 1915?]
    • Morey Musings : vol. 1

    • Booklet of poetry written by students of the Morey Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. The book was sponsored by the English and Miss Agnes Govreau of the Art Department. The booklet was hand set by the boys in the printing class.
    • Morey Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); School prose, American--Colorado--Denver.; Schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1931 June
    • Stoiberhof

    • View of the Edward G. Stoiber house at 1022 Humboldt Street in the Cheesman Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Renaissance Revival style building has dormers, a balustrade, quoins, and a pedimented entryway.
    • Stoiber, Edward G.--Homes & haunts.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1907 and 1910?]
    • Harrison Avenue, Leadville 1948

    • This view looking south on Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado includes several landmark buildings. The Hotel Vendome, and the Delaware Hotel, both with mansard roofs, and the American National Bank with tower dome are included. Business signs...
    • American National Bank (Leadville, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Delaware Hotel (Leadville, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Vendome Hotel--1940-1950.; Signs and signboards--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948
    • Ithaca, Friday afternoon [art original].

    • Watercolor painting captures a scene from 1934 Odyssey Cruise (from July 17 to August 11) on the privately chartered S.S. Cracovia.
    • Painting, American.; Travel in art.; Ithaca Island (Greece)--Pictorial works.; Mediterranean Region--Pictorial works.; Watercolors (Paintings)
    • 1934
    • Building under construction at Denver General

    • View of a building under construction at Denver General Hospital at West 6th (Sixth) Avenue and Cherokee Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows excavated lower level, rebar, and framed footings.
    • Denver General Hospital--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Envelope postmarked from Paris, France

    • Envelope addressed to Ella Grable in Denver, Colo. written in Margaret Brown's handwriting.
    • Brown, Margaret Tobin, 1867-1932--Correspondence.
    • 1928 September 26
    • Holy Trinity tigers

    • Portrait of a football team in Trinidad, Colorado. Teenage boys and young men in white, numbered jerseys are posed, the ones sitting in the front have their helmets on the grass in front of their cleated shoes. Two men in ballcaps and jackets with...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Football players--Colorado--Trinidad--1950-1960.; Teenagers--Colorado--Trinidad--1950-1960.
    • 1954
    • Shoe Way Store 87 So Bdwy

    • Interior view of the Shoe Way store in Denver, Colorado; shows displays of women's footwear and a showcard: "Central's Corrective Arch Shoe."
    • Shoe Way--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Shoe stores--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Shoes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1929 November 5
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 11 Numbers 7 and 8, 1928 July-August

    • Newsletter produced every two months 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.
    • 19280700
    • Mt Holy Cross

    • View of Mount of the Holy Cross in Eagle County, Colorado. Light snow covers the mountains nearby.
    • Eagle County (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Holy Cross, Mount of the (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--Eagle County--1870-1900.
    • [between 1873 and 1893?]
    • William F. Cody and Native American man

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody sits on a dark horse looking toward a Native American man standing in the right foreground. The man has a bandage on his left hand and holds his left arm in a sling hanging from around his neck. He holds a...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Wounds & injuries--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Report of Henry A. Buchtel Pastor Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Denver, Colorado

    • This is a report submitted to the Quarterly Conference at the close of Henry A. Buchtel's term as pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church. During his tenor the church raised money to build a new building at 1820 Broadway in Denver, Colo. The...
    • Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 30
    • Men with horses under tent

    • A man stands in front of a horse tent in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He rests his left hand on a saddle hanging on a rope in front of him. Another man stands in the left background in front of the tent. Additional saddles and...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Horses--1900-1910.; Saddles--1900-1910.; Show tents--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Black Canyon, Gunnison River

    • A view of the high walls of Black Canyon of the Gunnison on the Gunnison River (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows dirt roads, a bridge and three passers by near the river edge.
    • Black Canyon of the Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Gunnison River (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bridges--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.; Canyons--Colorado--Gunnison County--1880-1890.; Rivers--Colorado--Gunnison...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Sirocco at Athens [art original] : [illegible handwriting].

    • Watercolor painting captures a scene from 1934 Odyssey Cruise (from July 17 to August 11) on the privately chartered S.S. Cracovia.
    • Sea in art.; Painting, American.; Ocean travel--Pictorial works.; Travel in art.; Athens (Greece)--Pictorial works.; Mediterranean Region--Pictorial works.; Watercolors (Paintings)
    • 1934
    • Riff Arabians

    • A group of Arab acrobats forms a human pyramid in a dirt arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Three men stand at the base, each supporting another man standing on his shoulders. One man tops the pyramid. The audience fills...
    • Arabs--1900-1910.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Acrobats--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 17 no 6

    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1930 November 26
    • Civil War veterans

    • A large group of men is gathered outside in a grove of trees at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The group is probably comprised of Civil War veterans invited to see Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show as guests of Nate Salsbury, owner and manager of...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]

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