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    • Navajo weavers

    • Native American (Navajo) women sit at two looms near a rock ledge in either Arizona or New Mexico. A baby in a cradleboard is propped against one of the looms. A herd of goats and sheep stand on the ledge.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Weavers

    • A Spanish American man and woman, participants in a Federal Work Projects Administration program, weave rugs on large wooden upright looms. A skein of wool and a pair of scissors hang from the side of one of the looms. The woman wears a striped...
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    • [between 1939 and 1943?]
    • The White Rabbit

    • Women work on the front porch of "Estamere" (or Estemere), in Palmer Lake (El Paso County), Colorado. It is a lodge dedicated to teaching handicrafts to unemployed girls. The women are using looms and spinning wheels.
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    • [1937?]
    • Four women and man seated

    • Native American (probably Navajo) four women and one man are seated on a striped blanket at a fair in New Mexico. Behind the group, people stand under pine trees; two blanket looms hang from the branches. The women wear patterned wool blankets over...
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    • [1900?]
    • Navajo home

    • Native American (Navajo) women and children sit outside their home in either Arizona or New Mexico. One of the woman sits at a loom.
    • San Juan Studio.
    • 1910
    • Weavers

    • A Hispanic American man and woman work on traditional wooden treadle looms probably in Southern Colorado. The woman works on a Rio Grande style weaving.
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    • [between 1933 and 1944?]
    • Navajo group - morning prayer

    • Group portrait of Native American Navajos by looms; costume includes blankets, beads, squash blossom necklaces with naja pendants, and conchos. Girls look on.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1901 and 1906?]
    • Aspen, Colorado

    • Snow-covered Aspen Mountain, formerly known as Ajax, looms over the town of Aspen, Colorado. The mountain has patches of trees and hanging clouds. The buildings of the town are the most dense in the center of the image. Trees are on the hill in...
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    • June, 1882
    • Rio Grande style weaving Jerga.

    • View of a Rio Grande style weaving known as a jerga woven around 1885 by Francisco Antonio Gallegos in Arroyo Seco (Taos County), New Mexico. The striped rug has a central seam where two narrow weavings are sewn together.
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    • [between 1980 and 1990?]
    • Creede, Colorado

    • The tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western railroad wind through the town of Creede, Colorado, in Mineral County. A triangular- shaped, rocky mountain looms over the town. Buildings in the town include one and two-story, wood-frame structures....
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    • [between 1890 and 1899]
    • Navajo woman weaving blanket

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits at a loom near an earth and timber hogan in either Arizona or New Mexico.
    • Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903.
    • [between 1885 and 1890]
    • Woman weaving

    • View of a Native American (Navajo) woman and girl sitting on fringed blankets at a loom while the woman weaves near Butler's Trading Post, possibly near Shiprock Agency, New Mexico. The woman and girl are shaded by a dark cloth tied to wooden...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1908 September 22, 23, 24
    • Navajo Weaver

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits on a woven blanket near a loom. The loom stands near a pile of brush and rocks. Either a hide or cloth is stretched behind the loom, from post to post.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1901 and 1908]
    • Navajo woman weaving a belt

    • A Native American (Navajo) family poses outdoors near an earth and timber hogan. The woman sits at a loom for weaving belts. The man wears moccasins and a blanket.
    • Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903.
    • [between 1885 and 1890]
    • Navaho weaving right out in the Painted Desert

    • Native American (Navajo) woman and girls sit on blankets near a loom in the Painted Desert, Arizona. The wood loom hangs from a horizontal pole supported by two vertical poles.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1908?]
    • Women weaving near Butlers trading post

    • View of Native American (Navajo) women, a girl, and a baby outside of an adobe and wood building at Butlers trading post, possibly in New Mexico.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1908?]
    • Creede, Colorado

    • Upper Creede in Mineral County is situated in a steep, rocky valley. A large, triangular-shaped peak looms over the town. Buildings include one and two-story wood-frame comercial structures and residences. Evergreen trees grow on the hillside.
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    • [between 1890 and 1899]
    • Georgetown City Park

    • A view of the metal and wire gate of Georgetown Park, Colorado, with the park grounds beyond. Outside the fence a sidewalk recedes to the right; beyond the gate a tree-lined path recedes through the trees, and another path goes off to the left...
    • Keck, Louis.
    • 1898
    • Ghost town of Gothic, Colo.

    • The massive craggy face of Gothic Mountain (12,625 feet) looms over the town of Gothic with its few scattered dilapidated log and wood frame buildings, in Gunnison County, Colorado. Possibly Garwood Hall, Judd's, (last resident after the boom)...
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    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Loom-child-blanket

    • Interior shows a Native American (Navajo) girl sitting on a blanket, under a brush shelter porch, near a loom. Near the loom in use is another unused loom. A metal pail sits near a woven blanket, outside of the brush porch. A dark blanket,...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [September, 1908]
    • Larimer Square, Denver

    • View of businesses on Larimer Street in the Union Station Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; people walk by a street lamp with hanging flower planters. Bar sign on the Looms Building (1433) reads: "Josephina's." The adjacent Frontenac Building has a...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1981
    • Woman weaving near Butler's Trading Post

    • Interior view of a Native American (Navajo) woman and girl who sit on fringed blankets at a loom, and weave near Butler's Trading Post, possibly near Shiprock, New Mexico. The woman and girl are shaded by a dark cloth tied to wooden building...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • September, 1908
    • Navajo blanket weavers

    • Two Native American (Navajo) women weave blankets from wool. Their looms hang from sticks supported by trees or posts.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Ironton, Colo. and Red Mountain, no. 54

    • Aerial view of the mining town of Ironton (Ouray County), Colorado. Frame and log commercial buildings and cabins line a single dirt street. Red Mountain looms over the town. The mountain side above the town has been deforested. Dead and downed...
    • Goodman, Charles, d. 1912.
    • 1886 September 8th
    • Navajo family

    • A Native American (Navajo) family, men, women, and children, pose outdoors near an earthen hogan and a loom in either Arizona or New Mexico. The man is on horseback and holds a rifle. He wears a metal bead bandolier. His wife wears beaded necklaces...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Blanket weaver - Navaho

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits beside a cottonwood tree and weaves a geometric patterned blanket. Shows the support poles of the upright loom. Sandstone canyon walls are in the distance.
    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952.
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    • Navajo weaver

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits at a loom and weaves. A wooden crate that reads: "Charles Unsweetened Evaporated Milk" is near the woman. A herd of sheep walk on a ledge nearby. A stone and earth hogan is near the sheep.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Boulevard School students weaving

    • Photograph of two unidentified boys and one unidentified girl standing near a window working on a weaving project at Boulevard Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. The girl uses a traditional loom while the two boys are using the window sill as...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1938 January
    • Navajos

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman and girl sit near a loom, probably in Arizona or New Mexico. The loom is near a tepee. An automobile is parked in the distance.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Mesa pottery, Cortez, Colo.

    • View of pottery, found at Native American (Anasazi) dwelling ruins, on display in possibly Cortez, Colorado. Woven rugs and looms with unfinished rugs are beside a shelf that displays painted bowls and pitchers, mugs, stone slabs (possibly axe...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [1900?]
    • Mesa pottery

    • View of pottery found at Native American (Anasazi) dwelling ruins in Colorado or Utah. Woven rugs and looms with unfinished rugs are beside a shelf that displays painted bowls and pitchers, mugs, stone slabs (possibly axe blades), silver bracelets,...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [1900?]
    • Feather-grass goods, also stone implements, mesa dwellers

    • View of objects found at Native American (Anasazi) dwelling ruins in Colorado or Utah. Woven rugs and looms with unfinished rugs are beside a shelf that displays pottery, stone axes, a mano and metate, woven fragments (possibly yucca or bark), and...
    • McKee, Thomas Michael, 1854-1939.
    • [1900?]
    • Grant's Smelter, Denver, Col.

    • View of the Omaha & Grant Smelter located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a large sheet metal building with a chimney, two gantries, and large iron smelting buckets. The smelters large smokestack looms in the distance.
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    • Indian manufacture, Navajo blanket loom

    • Probably Ben Wittick poses near a Native American (Navajo) earthen hogan and loom. Various household items that include a coffee pot and an ax are on the ground.
    • Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903.
    • [between 1885 and 1890]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 8

    • 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.)
    • 1944 February 17
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 13

    • 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.)
    • 1944 May 25
    • Digging-in for the night at Corona, Italy

    • Soldiers of the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Regiment, 3rd Battalion, prepare to dig-in for the night at Corona on Belevedere. Three men in the foreground, consult one another around trenches in the rocky ground. A building scarred by a variety of...
    • Rocker, Richard A.
    • February 1945
    • East High spotlight: vol 24 no 5

    • Christmas edition of the 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.)
    • 1942 December 10
    • Pikes Peak Avenue

    • are shown at right; a snowy Pikes Peak looms in background.; Westward view of Pikes Peak Avenue in Colorado Springs, Colorado; street car track and aerial cable runs down dirt road through business district; two men in horse-drawn wagons sit under...
    • Rose & Hopkins.
    • [between 1890 and 1898]

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