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    • Pennsylvania mine

    • Ruins of the Pennsylvania mine, in Summit County, Colorado, include broken rock foundations, staircases, log walls, and pieces of machinery.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Summit County--1940-1950.; Summit County (Colo.)--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • The Acacia 14th and Penn.

    • View of the Acacia Apartments in Denver, Colorado, at 14th (Fourteenth) and Pennsylvania Streets; features include brick corbeling and a gated courtyard. An automobile and van are at the curb; lettering reads: "Palina - Blackstone."
    • Acacia Apartments (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Apartment houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1926
    • Theater stage actors

    • A photo of a group of actors, four women and six men, on stage. The props include an upholstered chair and couch, the back props are walls with tapestry/indian designs.
    • Actors--1890-1910.; Stage props--1890-1910.; Stages (Platforms)--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Fireworks display set off by AdAmAn Club in celebration of New Years

    • Silhouettes of members of the AdAmAn Club show in the illumination of fireworks on top of Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Annual club festivities include a trek to the top of the 14,110 foot mountain to set off fireworks on...
    • AdAmAn Club (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Manitou and Pike's Peak Railway Company--1950-1960.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fireworks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1950-1960.
    • 1959
    • Residence of Wm. Lang

    • Presentation view of the William Lang and Jay E. Adams residences, at 1634-38 Washington Avenue, in Denver, Colorado; architectural features include incised stone, an arched porch, bay windows, pediments, and finials.
    • Adams, Jay E.--Homes & haunts.; Lang, William A.--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1893]
    • Grand Lake Middle Park

    • View of Grand Lake in Grand County, Colorado. Mountains in the distance include Mount Cairns, Mount Craig, Mount Adams, and Mount Patterson.
    • Adams, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Cairns, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Craig, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Grand County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1880-1900.; Patterson, Mount (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Grand Lake

    • View of Grand Lake in Grand County, Colorado. Mountains in the distance include Mount Cairns, Mount Craig, Mount Adams, and Mount Patterson.
    • Adams, Mount (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cairns, Mount (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Craig, Mount (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1940-1950.; Patterson, Mount (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Grand...
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Commission on Community Relations Dahlia Center: Memo's and Reports

    • Summary and recommendations by Rachel Noel of the Commission on Community Relations to address the issues with African American youth activity in the Dahlia Shopping Center of Park Hill.
    • African American youth--Colorado--Denver.; Juvenile delinquency--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1966 December 14
    • Scenes on the Pacific Railroad

    • Men and women dressed in formal attire sit in a Pacific Railroad dining car. African American (Black) men waiters carry trays. The railroad car has curtains, glass globe lights and mirrors. Railroad workers stand near a dynamite blast through a...
    • African Americans--1860-1870.; Chinese--1860-1870.; Blasting--1860-1870.; Interiors--1860-1870.; Passengers--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--1860-1870.; Railroad dining cars--1860-1870.;...
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    • Central City fire dept.

    • Members of the Central City Fire Department, who include an African American, stand in a large semicircle in the middle of Main Street in Central City, Colorado. They wear rolled up shorts over their long underwear and their arms are folded across...
    • African Americans--1890-1900.; Central City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets.; Fire fighters.
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    • Rural folk band

    • Brothers José Filiberto Martinez, far left with violin and Gaspar Martinez, 2nd left with guitar, play with a rural folk band in San Luis Valley, Colorado. Other musicians include a second man with a violin, a man with a washtub, and two men with...
    • African Americans--1910-1920.; Hispanic Americans--1910-1920.; Musicians.; Martinez, Gaspar--Pictorial works.; Martinez, Jose Filiberto--Pictorial works.; African Americans--San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.)--Pictorial works.; Folk musicians--San...
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Red Cross boys filling Christmas stockings at Wyman School

    • Three boys, who include an African American and a Mexican American, pose with Mesh Christmas stockings at Wyman School, 1630 Williams Street in the City Park West neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They sit at a table with a stack of Christmas...
    • African Americans--Children--1960-1970.; Mexican Americans--Children--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Boys.; Christmas stockings.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Jazz group appearing at Denver's Empress Theater

    • Black musicians pose on a balcony on an unidentified building in Denver, Colorado. They hold instruments that include: piccolos, clarinets, trumpets, coronets, baritones, french horns, trombones, and drums. Nearby signs read: "In Old Kentucky With...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Balconies--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Bands--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Musical instruments--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Drugstore interior

    • Interior view of the Schultz Drug Co. on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Men and a woman stand behind the display cases and African American men, who include Clarence F. Holmes, Sr., stand behind the lunch counter.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Employees of U.S. Mint, Denver

    • Men and women employees of the Denver Mint, who include two African Americans (Blacks), pose on the steps of the entrance to the United States Mint at Cherokee and Colfax Streets in Denver, Colorado. Shows friezes over the arched windows and...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Mints--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; United States Mint (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • Sacred Thirty Six - Denver Country Club

    • Group portrait of guests and African American (Black) waiters at a dinner party at the Denver Country Club in Denver, Colorado; decor includes nouveau borders, light fixtures, and a taxidermied fish. Legible identification reads: "Right hand wing,...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver Country Club (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Banquets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Country clubs--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Fancy dress

    • An African American (Black) woman and girl pose by a fence on Lafayette Street in Denver, Colorado; outfits include lace and a straw hat.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Arapahoe Street widening

    • Workmen, who include Black men, finish a sidewalk and stand near machinery on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and barricades are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "M. L. Foss," "Plumbing Heating," "Signs," "Underhill...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928]
    • What a class!!

    • African American teenage girls, who include Margaret Mackey, June and Charlotte, and a young girl sit on the steps of the house of Virginia Woodward, their Sunday School teacher. They wear dresses, stockings and "pump" shoes with ankle straps; one...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Porches--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Mackey, Virginia, Denver resident.; Woodward,...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Widening Arapahoe St.

    • Workmen, who include Black men, work near machinery on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and barricades that read: "New Mexico Const. Co." are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "M. L. Foss," "Plumbing Heating," "Signs,"...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Street maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928]
    • Whittier Elementary school students

    • Students who include (top row) unidentified, (second row, left to right) second, Thelma Drisden, Edna (third row, left to right) Norman Randall, Frank Caldwell (Elvin's cousin) Geraldine, Keith, Jean McKissick, Loretta Cole, Eleanor James (bottom...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Whittier School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; School children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Arnold, Sydney.; Atwood, Wiburn.;...
    • between 1927 and 1929
    • Men at W. F. Turner real estate office

    • African American men, who include W.F. Turner, pose in front of the W.F. Turner Real Estate Office at either 2607 or 2609 Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A sign on the window reads: "Headquarters Denver Branch...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1960.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1940-1960.; Turner, W. F.
    • [between 1945 and 1955?]
    • Bathroom break

    • Four girls sit on toilets and laugh and chat in a bathroom in probably Denver, Colorado. The girls are African American, white, Hispanic American and Asian American. The girls wear dresses, and blouses, shorts and skirts. Patterns include...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Asian Americans--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Toilets--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Landmark Designation Application for Clarence Holmes' residence.

    • Document applying to designate Clarence F. Holmes' house as a historic landmark. Includes picture of Holmes on last page (poor quality).
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; Historic Preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Leroy Smith Honorary Citation

    • Honorary Citation to Leroy Smith from Colorado Governor Roy Romer.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African American businesspeople--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1987 October 9
    • The Cosmopolitan Club of Denver, official records.

    • Includes monthly meeting minutes, financial reports, Christmas programs and ritual for initiation procedure.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--History--20th Century.
    • January 1934 - May 1940
    • The Park Hill Experience

    • Demographic study of the African-American Population in Denver
    • African Americans--Employment--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1974
    • Residence of Samuel Rose

    • Presentation view of the Samuel Rose residence at 1415 Vine Street in Denver, Colorado; architectural features include rusticated brick with stone trim, arched windows, bargeboard, a round tower with arcaded balcony, ornate plaster work with a...
    • African Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Rose, Samuel--Homes & haunts.
    • [between 1885 and 1893]
    • Kelty's Christmas Market

    • Grocery store owner Edward Kelty poses with his three children, Edward, Catherine, and William inside their store at 2145 Logan Street, Denver, Colorado. Other people, who include an African American (Black) are unidentified.
    • African Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Grocery stores--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • 1902
    • Veterans Day parade

    • An amputee (a man) on crutches stands near a procession of veterans who include African American (Black) men, during a parade in Denver, Colorado. The men wear uniforms and hats.
    • African Americans--Men--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Veterans Day--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Amputees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 April 11
    • Noel Resolution (Resolution Number 1490)

    • Paper on the implementation of Policy 5100 from the Denver School Board to the Superintendent for the implementation of segregation in Denver Schools
    • African Americans--Segregation--Colorado--Denver.; Busing for school integration--Law and legislation--Colorado--Denver.; School integration--Colorado--Denver.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1968 May
    • Howard University class

    • African American women and men who include Clarence F. Holmes pose with a banner at Howard University in Washington, D. C. The pennant reads: "H U College of Arts & Sciences Class of '17."
    • African Americans--Washington (D. C.)--1910-1920.; Students--Washington (D. C.)--1910-1920.; Holmes, Clarence F., 1892-1978.
    • [1917?]
    • At Howard

    • Black men who include Clarence F. Holmes pose for a studio portrait at Howard University in Washington, D. C. They wear tuxedoes.
    • African Americans--Washington (D. C.)--1910-1920.; Students--Washington (D. C.)--1910-1920.; Holmes, Clarence F., 1892-1978.
    • [between 1913 and 1917]
    • Picnic Rock near Black Buttes, Wyo. Terr.

    • Men and a woman pose near a rock butte identified as "Picnic Rock" near Black Buttes and Black Buttes Stage Station on the Overland Trail (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Men in sack coats include an African American (Black) man. A woman wears a skirt...
    • African Americans--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Overland Trails--1860-1870.; Sweetwater County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; People--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Wyoming--Sweetwater County--1860-1870.; Trails &...
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • Tramways Denver, Colorado

    • Workmen who include African-Americans install street car tracks in Denver, Colorado. Surveyors and houses are in the distance.
    • Afro-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Street railroad tracks--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Fast mail

    • An oil painting by Denver, Colorado artist Paul Gregg. It shows a landscape a cowboy riding a horse and an airplane. The colors used in the painting include, blue, gray, yellow, orange, black and brown. This painting was used in The Denver Post.
    • Airplanes--1940-1950.; Cowboys--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--1940-1950.
    • 1949
    • Tomboy gold mine

    • Tomboy Mine facilities, located at 11,412 feet elevation on the lower slopes of Ajax Mountain, Savage Basin, San Miguel County, Colorado, include a concentrating mill and a three story boarding house with veranda.
    • Ajax Mountain (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Telluride (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Lodging houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1912]
    • Akron, Colo.

    • View along Main Street of first water main pipes being laid, Akron, Washington County, Colorado. Trench dug along side of street; a man stands at canvas top automobile on street talking to driver. Buildings include a two-story brick commercial...
    • Akron (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Akron--1910-1920.; Waterworks--Colorado--Akron--1910-1920.
    • [1912]
    • Alamosa

    • One of the buildings moved to Alamosa, Colorado, from Garland City in 1878, has several store fronts with large pane windows, wood kickplates, pilasters, bracketed cornices and "Field & Hill" with painted faux marbeling. Three men in suits and hats...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Alamosa--1880-1890.
    • [1880]
    • Alamosa

    • New concrete sidewalks are being installed over the unpaved Main Street of Alamosa, Colorado. Street lamps are in the middle of street, where automobiles park. Two girls on horseback and two dogs are in the street. Brick commercial buildings...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Sidewalks--Colorado--Alamosa--1910-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Alamosa--1910-1930.
    • [between 1917 and 1925]

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