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    • Interview with Albert Niederhut

    • Interview with Albert Niederhut, of Niederhut Carriages. Niederhut is the son of Henry E. Niederhut one of the founding members of the Niederhut Carriage Company. This interview covers the history of the company, its employees, and memories of...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.; Carriage manufacturers and dealers--Colorado.; Carriage industry--United States--History.
    • Undated
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building located in Denver, Colorado. Writing on smoke stack reads "Cobusco". The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.) Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood); Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • Undated
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of an upper floor window at the Overland Cotton Mill building located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.) Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood); Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • Undated
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Photograph of the hand carved wood banisters on the top of the stairs in the Overland Cotton Mill building located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.) Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood); Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic...
    • Undated
    • Major Oleta Lawanda Crain

    • Major Oleta Lawanda Crain First African American Woman to enter the military from the State of Colorado (1942). Entering as a private and retiring 20 years later as a Major. Crain joined the U.S. Department of Labor in Washington D.C. as a...
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    • undated
    • Grace Church Call

    • Reproduction of several versions of a newsletter produced by Grace Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. Dates included in the newsletter are: October 10 1878, March 9 1889 and March 14 1943.
    • Grace Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • undated
    • Forbes, Colorado

    • View of a mine processing facility, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I, in Forbes (Las Animas County), Colorado; shows a concrete structure with a hopper and turbine housing.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo. 1913-1914.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners'...
    • September, 1914
    • Forbes

    • View of a mining ore loading trestle in Forbes (Las Animas County) Colorado, possibly during the UMF labor strike against CF&I; shows sheds, railroad cars, and ties.
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Coal Strike, Colo. 1913-1914.; Forbes (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Forbes--1910-1920.;...
    • September, 1914
    • The Elkton general view picnic grounds Labor Day

    • View of the Elkton Mine building on a hill overlooking the town of Elkton, Colorado; features wooden buildings down the hillside.
    • Elkton (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Elkton--1890-1900.
    • September, 1894
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • Cripple Creek District courtroom before opening of court during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, with Lieutenant T. E. McClelland and attorneys Eugene Engley and Murphy.
    • McClelland, T. E.--Trials, litigation, etc.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courtrooms--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Judicial proceedings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Miners'...
    • September 6, 1903
    • Cripple Creek strike

    • One of the camps in the Cripple Creek District, Colorado set up by the Colorado National Guard to combat a labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners. Shows men in uniform among several tents.
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Military camps--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Cripple...
    • September 6, 1903
    • Hoisting ore, Shurtloff mine.

    • Colorado National Guard is posted at the Shurtloff Mine during the labor strike of the Western Federation of Miners, Cripple Creek District, Colorado. A miner stands on a platform attending a bucket of ore on a hoist.
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Cripple...
    • September 24, 1903
    • Searchlight

    • Monthly newsletter produced by Trinity Methodist Church located in Denver, Colorado. Includes editorials, news bulletins, and general information regarding the youth of the church.
    • Christians--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Youth--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.; Methodist...
    • October 1949
    • The Strong mine after the blow up

    • The Strong Mine in Victor (Teller County), Colorado, destroyed by striking W.F.M. labor union members.
    • Strong Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • May 25, 1894
    • N.D.H.S. Exponent, March 1892, Vol. II, No. 1

    • Newspaper devoted to the interest of North Denver High School . It has four pages of articles covering the following subjects: school clubs, sports, military, around school, and class socials. The front cover has a picture of the high school. The...
    • North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.
    • March 1892
    • Victor, Colo (during 2nd strike)

    • Horse-drawn hearses line Fourth Street in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, at a funeral procession for victims of a terrorist bombing, during a mining labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners; crowds stand in the rain with umbrellas. Ore...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Victor--1900-1910.; Funeral processions--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' unions--Victor--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.
    • June, 1904
    • Wallace, Ida looking west, during labor troubles troops camped in foreground

    • Soldiers' tents fill a vacant lot in Wallace, Shoshone County, Idaho, during a mining labor strike; brick and frame businesses flank the encampment.
    • Wallace (Idaho)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Idaho--Wallace--1890-1900.; Military camps--Idaho--Wallace--1890-1900.; Miners' strikes--Idaho--Wallace--1890-1900.; Mining--Idaho--Wallace--1890-1900.; Tents--Idaho--Wallace--1890-1900.
    • June, 1892
    • Troops during Coeur d'Alene troubles

    • Soldiers pose at camp in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, during a mining labor strike. Uniforms include rifles and kepi hats; men play cards and smoke pipes or cigars.
    • Coeur d'Alene (Idaho)--1900-1910.; Military camps--Idaho--Coeur d'Alene--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Idaho--Coeur d'Alene--1900-1910.; Mining--Idaho--Coeur d'Alene--1900-1910.; Soldiers--Idaho--Coeur d'Alene--1900-1910.
    • June or July, 1892
    • C. C. Hamlin of Mine Owner's Association addressing crowd

    • People crowd Fourth and Victor Avenues and a vacant lot in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a Western Federation of Miners labor strike, by houses and mining processing sheds. Clarence C. Hamlin, of the Mine Owner's Association, provoked a...
    • Audiences--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Public speaking--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.;...
    • June 6, 1904
    • Victor Colo. (during 2nd strike)

    • Colorado National Guard soldiers hold Western Federation of Miners leaders at gun point on Fourth Street in Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a mining labor strike. Brick businesses, mine processing buildings, tailing piles, and a crowd of...
    • Colorado. National Guard--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Militia--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Miners' unions--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1900-1910.;...
    • June 10, 1904
    • Deputies camp at Victor

    • View of a military camp at Victor, Teller County, Colorado, during a mining labor strike by the Western Federation of Miners; shows tents, soldiers, houses, and mine processing buildings.
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Buildings--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Military camps--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • June 10, 1894
    • 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 Denver Star

    • Weekly newspaper about the African American community in Denver, Colorado.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Newspapers.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • circa 1913
    • Dennis Sheedy Letters: Volume 2

    • Letters from Dennis Sheedy regarding personal and business affairs. Personal letters include correspondence to family and friends about his life and family in Denver as well as his charitable activity. Business letters focus on his work as the...
    • Businessmen--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1899
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million yards of cloth in a...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1890-1900.; Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • circa 1890
    • Overland Cotton Mill

    • Exterior photograph of the Overland Cotton Mill building located in Denver, Colorado. The 1891 Overland Cotton Mill was Colorado's only successful cotton mill. At its peak, the mill's annual production reached 12 million yards of cloth in a...
    • Overland Cotton Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cotton mills--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Ruby Hill (Denver, Colo.) Neighborhood)--1890-1900.; Marian-Wilkes Sheep Company (Denver, Colo.) Historic Buildings.; Historic...
    • circa 1890
    • Project Twenty

    • Youth and young adults, who include Mexican Americans, clean up the front yard of a house as part of Project Twenty, a youth service program probably in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified as Johnny, Tim Duran...
    • Hispanic Americans--1970-1980.; Mexican Americans--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses.; Laborers.; Teenagers.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • ca. 1970
    • Civilian Conservation Corps Camp SP-13-C, Morrison, Colo.

    • Overview of the buildings at the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp SP-13-C located on Colorado State Highway 74 near Morrison, Colo. One of the nation's best preserved CCC camps, the site contains simply constructed cottages and barracks that...
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Camp SP-13-C (Morrison, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Labor camps--Colorado--Morrison--2000-2010.; Red Rocks Park (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Morrison (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.). Camp SP-13-C...
    • c. 2005
    • Confederate reunion

    • View of conventioneers in Trinidad, Colorado. A man in a double breasted uniform with medals, brass buttons, and a felt hat holds a cane. A gentleman standing next to him is in a light colored suit and tie, white shoes and a straw hat, and has a...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Military uniforms--Confederate.; Baugh, L. N.; Whitney, A. F.
    • August, 1939
    • Housing project, Idarado Mining Co.

    • View of miner's cabins and a trailer at the Idarado Mine in Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Idarado Mine (Ouray County, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Labor housing--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.
    • August 1948
    • Union men in front of city hall

    • A crowd of union members of the Denver Tramway Company gather in front of Denver City Hall at 14th (Fourteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows automobiles and local businesses. Signs read: "Second Hand Tires & Tubes 1362" and "Vulcanizing...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Strikes--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Labor unions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street railroad strikes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • August 1920
    • Denver Tramway Company strikers

    • A large crowd gathers around two damaged Denver Tramway Company trolley cars during the union member strike in 1920. A few men attempt to enter one trolley car, other men stand on the side railing. Sign in the background reads: "WM W Myer...
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Strikes--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Labor unions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street railroad strikes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street...
    • August 1920
    • Denver Tramway Company strike

    • A crowd watches as two men carry an injured man on a stretcher to an ambulance during the Denver Tramway Company strike in 1920. Denver Police officers stand in front of the crowd. Shows two damaged trolley cars.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Strikes--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Labor unions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street railroad strikes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street...
    • August 1920
    • Denver Tramway Company strikers

    • A large crowd watches as Denver Tramway Company strikers and supporters climb into a damaged trolley car during the union members strike in 1920. A second damaged trolley car is in front of the first.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Strikes--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Crowds--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Labor unions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street railroad strikes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street...
    • August 1920
    • Coxey's Army

    • View of Coxey's Army by the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado; shows men, trees, and flat bottom boats with political slogans: "Down With Plutocracy," and "Crime."
    • Coxey's Army--1890-1900.; Labor movement.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1890-1900.; Rivers--Colorado--1890-1900.; Unemployed--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [June 1894]
    • Crested Butte, 1980's

    • A tilted gravestone in the Crested Butte cemetery, Gunnison County, Colorado, reads: "Matthew: 11. 28. 29. Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me: for I am meek and...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Crested Butte--1980-1990.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Crested Butte--1980- 1990.
    • [between 1980 and 1989]
    • Migrant camp representative cabin

    • A Hispanic woman sits on a bed with her children at her house in Colorado. A doll and jacket are on the beds. Curtains and clothes on hangers hang from the walls nearby.
    • Hispanic Americans--Colorado--1960-1970.; Labor camps--Colorado--1960-1970.; Migrant agricultural laborers--Housing--Colorado--1960-1970.; Children--Colorado--1960-1970.; Houses--Colorado--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--1960-1970.;...
    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • Sedgwick County's present court house, built by WPA labor in 1938-39

    • View of the court house in Julesburg, Colorado in Sedgwick County shows the masonry, three-story, art deco building with bracketed cornices, fluting, sunrise and floriated patterns, and metal windows. The words "Sedgwick County Court House" are...
    • Julesburg (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Courthouses--Colorado--Julesburg--1940-1960.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • CMA U.S. Vanadium looking across valley from atop west hill

    • View of worker housing at (probably) the Shamrock Mine in Uravan, (Montrose County), Colorado; also shows sandstone cliffs and the San Miguel River.
    • United States Vanadium Company--1940-1950.; Vanadium industry--Colorado--Uravan--1940-1950.; San Miguel River (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Uravan (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Labor housing--Colorado--Uravan--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Uravan--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Ordnance workers

    • Women at the Remington-operated Denver (Colorado) Ordnance Plant handle ammunition belts; shows metal boxes for storage, a woman working over a bin of bullets, and a man working at a lathe.
    • Women employees--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Factories--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Firearms industry--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Steele Hospital

    • View of buildings associated with Steele Hospital at 7th (Seventh) Avenue and Bannock Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows the nurses residence building and cars.
    • Steele Memorial Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1940-1950.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Labor housing--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Green Mountain Dam - camp

    • View of worker's housing at the Green Mountain Dam construction site in Summit County, Colorado; shows canvas tents, the Blue River, a bridge, snow, mountains, and clouds.
    • Blue River (Colo. : river)--1930-1950.; Green Mountain Dam (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Summit County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Bridges--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1950.; Dam construction--Colorado--Summit County--1930-1950.; Labor housing--Colorado--Summit...
    • [between 1938 and 1943?]
    • Union Station during strike

    • A man in an overcoat and hat holds a box and walks through Union Station in Denver, Colorado. Interior view of the depot during a labor strike shows empty wooden waiting booths, luggage carts in an aisle, metal lockers and paintings of trains.
    • Union Station (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Eldora, Colo. 1900

    • A large group of residents is gathered on Eldorado Avenue in Eldora, a small mining district in Boulder County, Colorado, for the town's Labor Day celebration. A band plays in the right midground of the crowd. Several businesses face the street,...
    • Labor Day--1890-1910.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Eldora (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Bands--1890-1910.; Celebrations--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1910.; General stores--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Mission of Redeeming Love

    • View of the Mission of Redeeming Love at 1761 Market Street in Denver, Colorado. Shows the side of a brick building with storefront windows and awnings. Signs read: "Jesus to the Weary. Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I...
    • Mission of Redeeming Love (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Asylums--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1931 and 1939?]
    • Employees quarters - Chief Hosa Lodge

    • A view of the wood cabin for park employees at Genesee Park located 20 miles west of Denver near Evergreen, Jefferson County, Colorado. A bench is on the covered porch.
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1930-1950.; Genesee Park (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Cabins--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1950.; Labor housing--Colorado--Jefferson County--1930-1950.; Parks--Colorado--Jefferson...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]

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