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    • La-la-See's wife, mother, and children

    • Group portrait of Flathead (Salish) Native Americans, identified as the wife, mother, and children of Lalasee. The eldest woman wears a print dress, a shawl, and a headband. The younger woman wears a print dress and a headband. The two young girls...
    • Stone, Benjamin.
    • 1907
    • Free Evangelical Church 1017 Lawrence

    • View of the Free Evangelical Church at 1017 Lawrence Street in Denver, Colorado; features include corbeled brick, a round window, and an anchor motif.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Laying of cornerstone

    • A group of men gathers for the laying of the cornerstone of Presbyterian Hospital at Franklin Street and 20th (Twentieth) Avenue in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Governor Oliver H. Shoup stands with one hand on the...
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    • 1921
    • 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.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Press Club ball

    • A man and woman pose in costume for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Outfits have a Moorish motif with brocade and satin fabric, beads, a turban, feathers, and scarves.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Press Club ball

    • A woman poses in costume for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Her outfit has a Moorish motif with brocade fabric, a jeweled belt, bracelets, beads, a turban, feathers, and scarves.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Colo. Museum of Nat. History

    • Interior view of the Colorado Museum of Natural History in Denver, Colorado; display includes a marble sculpture of angels, framed paintings, and display cases of china vases and plates. Dentiled plaster coving has a buffalo skull motif and...
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    • [between 1919 and 1920?]
    • Press Club ball

    • A woman poses in costume for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Her outfit has a Moorish motif with sheer fabric, beads, a turban, feathers, and a sceptre.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Press Club ball

    • A man and woman pose in costume for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Outfits have a Moorish motif with brocade fabric, a turban, scarves, and jodhpur.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453, a tender and a baggage car used in the movie, "Three Young Texas," near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado. A harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp. Shows sandstone boulders and sagebrush.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • [1953 August 24]
    • Basket

    • View of a soft Native American basket with animal motif on top band.
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    • [between 1900 and 1940?]
    • Movie train - Three Young Texans

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and the train used in the movie, "Three Young Texans," near Durango (La Plata County) Colorado. A harp motif adorns the head lamp on the locomotive. Men stand by a shed.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and tender, used in the movie "Three Young Texans, beside a shed near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp. Mine buildings and bluffs are in the distance.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and a train used in the movie, "Three Young Texans," near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Press Club ball

    • Women pose in costume for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Outfits have a Moorish motif with ribbons, beads, gypsy vests, tambourines, and flapper hats.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Press Club Ball

    • Men and a woman pose in costume by a throne for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Outfits have a Moorish motif with brocade fabric, turbans, beads, feathers, sashes, earrings, and face paint.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Movie train

    • View of Denver and Rio Grande Western locomotive 453 and the train used in the movie, "Three Young Texans," near Durango (La Plata County), Colorado; a harp motif adorns the locomotive head lamp. A truck is on a flatcar.
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1953 August 24
    • Press Club ball

    • Men and a woman pose in costume for a Denver Press Club ball in Denver, Colorado. Outfits have a Moorish motif with beaded fabric, a vest, sashes, turbans, scarves, jodhpur, and Dehner boots.
    • Wood, Glen.
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • 1550 Ogden Street, Denver

    • View of a three story apartment building at 1550 Ogden Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has six front balconies and classical style columns, modillions and dentils along the cornice. Iron porch...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • 1983 April
    • Vest

    • A Native American (Ute) beaded vest worn by Buckskin Charley. The vest is made of buckskin which is entirely covered with multicolor beadwork in designs of stylized American flags and geometric shapes on a white background. The interior of the vest...
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    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Soda Springs and Cliff House

    • View of Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows the Soda Spring Pavilion, an ornate frame structure with a sunburst motif and cupola. The Cliff House (with faceted tower), the Jerome B. Wheeler residence (later Hotel Wildemere), and the...
    • Walker, William H., photographer.
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Head stall

    • From Colorado Historical Society notes: "Head stall (bridle) for horse. This belonged to Chipeta. Loomed beadwork sewn on cotton cloth, designs range from simple floral (green and red alternating flowers on nose cross-piece) to more intricate leaf...
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    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • Soda Springs and Cliff House, Manitou

    • View of Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows the Pavilion, an ornate frame building with a cupola and sunburst motif, the Cliff House Hotel, the Ruxton Creek footbridge, and the J. B. Wheeler residence. A phaeton and horse are by the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1887 and 1890?]
    • Moccasins

    • Shows a pair of Native American (Ute) men's moccasins. They are made of buckskin and have a rawhide sole, lacing and a thong. Embroidered on the top of the moccasins in red, white, orange, yellow blue, green, and light green translucent glass beads...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Soda Springs Manitou

    • View of Manitou Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; shows the Soda Spring Pavilion, an ornate frame structure with a sunburst motif and cupola. Navajo Spring has a fountain; and the Cliff House (with faceted tower), the Jerome B. Wheeler residence...
    • Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908.
    • [1889 or 1890?]
    • Saddle bag

    • A saddle bag (Native American Ute Indian) used by Chipeta who died in 1924. The saddle bag is made of buckskin cut into a rectangular shape. It has a canvas backing that is edged with brass studs, wool trim and fringe. It is decorated with zigzag,...
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    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • Bowl

    • Native American (Zuni) flared earthenware bowl with a red and brown, deer and rainbird motif on a cream background.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Ceremonial bowl

    • Native American (Zuni) earthenware ceremonial bowl with tadpole, dragonfly, and spotted frog motif in brown on white paint; terraced rim.
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    • [between 1880 and 1920]
    • Richards Mansion

    • Exterior photograph of sunburst motif on the portico of the Richards Mansion on the Hart Estate, located in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. In 1859, James W. Richards came to Colorado via the Smoky Hill Trail and tried mining and other endeavors before...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 1978 October
    • Fuller House, Fort Collins, Colo.

    • View of the Fuller House located at 226 West Magnolia Street, Fort Collins, Colo. The two-story brick Queen Anne Style house with asymmetrical facade was once the home of Fort Collins' first architect, Montezuma Fuller. Built in 1895, other...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2001
    • Gates Mansion second floor landing

    • Photograph of the second floor landing, stair case, circular motif carpet and wood paneling in the Gates Mansion located in Denver, Colorado. The 1892 home of Russell and Elinor Gates is an excellent example of the Shingle style of residential...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 2001 August
    • Fairview School

    • Photograph of the entrance to Fairview Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Sculptural friezes can be seen around the door as well as the egg and dart motif and broken pediment.
    • Source unknown.
    • undated
    • Norlin Library CU Boulder

    • Square sandstone columns grace the arcaded west entry of the Norlin Library at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Inscribed on the lintel are the words of College President George Norlin: "Who knows only his own generation remains always a...
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    • [between 1945 and 1950?]
    • Woodbury Branch decorative sculpture

    • Photograph of the original decorative sculpture from the Woodbury Branch library located in Denver, Colorado. The motif on the frieze is of a elongated urn with a wheat stalk growing from it.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1993 September 18
    • Water jar

    • Shows a Native American (Zuni) water jar. Designs include scallops, lines, hooks, hatches, cross hatches, stepped triangles, circles, pedal, deer motif, bird, and medallion. Colors are painted in dark red and black paint and cream color slip.
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    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Tree-shaded Boulder and the curious Flatirons S from Lovers' Hill, Colo.

    • Foothills and the Flatirons rise behind Boulder, Colorado. Frame houses in the foreground have hipped gable-roofs, dormers, chimneys, stovepipes, and laundry on a clothesline. The Courthouse, with its cupola and corner towers, is in the midground,...
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    • [between 1900 and 1909?]
    • Niche at Crawford Hill residence

    • Interior view at the Crawford Hill home at 969 Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows wood molding and a shell motif.
    • Sealy, Orin A.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Choppy - wife of Paafybitty

    • Studio portrait of Choppy, a Native American Comanche woman, wrapped in a blanket with a Native American motif and wearing polished leather shoes; she carries a baby on her back.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Teenaged girl

    • Studio portrait of a young woman in a dress with print fabric, lace, pleats, and a puff shoulder blouse with ruching. Props include a stone railing with a dragon motif, and a painted backdrop depicting a town street.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • 1890
    • Davis Brothers Warehouse/Edbrook Lofts exterior

    • Exterior photograph of a decorative motif on the side of the Davis Brothers Warehouse/Edbrooke Lofts located in Denver, Colorado. Designed by Frank E. Edbrooke, the five-story 1905 warehouse received an additional floor in 1911. The building is...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • Jarvis Johnson - Fisher & Fisher

    • Interior view of the Jarvis Johnson residence in Denver, Colorado; decor includes wrought iron lamps, a flagstone floor, a tile arch, Spanish chairs, a fireplace, and stucco with an Aztec motif.
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    • 1926 May - June - July
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman, possibly Josie Gregg. She leans up against a stone, carved fence and wears a dress made of fabric printed in a leaf motif. The skirt is gathered in box pleats at the waist and the bodice is decorated with ribbons and...
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Dickens Opera House Decorative Ceiling

    • Interior photograph of a decorative, ceiling in the Dickens Opera House, during its renovation. The ceiling has a decorative scroll motif on each of its squares. Building is located in Longmont, Colorado. This 1881 building bears the name of...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • Undated
    • Flathead Indians, women

    • Standing portrait of two Native American Flathead (Salish) women in front of a tepee. One wears a full length, fringed dress over a print shirt, and carries a hand bag. The other wears a full length dress and a vest decorated with animal hides. She...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Chas. Walter[s]

    • Charles Orville Walters, a member of the Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill,s Wild West Show, poses in an open field. His costume consists of a fez hat, short jacket with an appliqued motif on the front and sleeves, baggy...
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    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Papoose - great great grand daughter of Chief Washakie

    • Portrait of the great great grand daughter of Chief Washakie (Shoshoni), asleep in a cradleboard with eagle feathers. A man supports her; he wears a feather headdress, ermine tassels, beads, and a beaded choker with a bird motif.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Old church at Taos

    • Churchgoers exit the Saint Francis de Assisi church in Ranchos de Taos (Taos County), New Mexico, in a reproduction of a cabinet card tacked to corkboard. Shows an adobe church with an arched doorway with a sun motif decoration over it, two wood...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]

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