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    • Industries construction crew at work at Alameda subway

    • Workmen, who include Idaho and a boy, pose near a Nagle vertical center crank water pump in the bottom of an excavation pit at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Clayton Ryan, on horseback, is near Idaho.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Holes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Water...
    • [1909]
    • Residence of Jonah Maurcie Finn, Cripple Creek, Colorado

    • Exterior view of Jonah Maurice Finn's neglected residence, Placer Street and Pikes Peak Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; nicknamed "the Towers" or "Finn's Folly"; this twenty-six room mansion completed by 1901 was torn down in 1920; features...
    • Finn, Jonah Maurice--Homes & haunts.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • The Towers, palatial home of J. Maurice Finn, Cripple Creek

    • Exterior view of Jonah Maurice Finn's residence, Placer Street and Pikes Peak Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; nicknamed "The Towers" or "Finn's Folly"; palatial twenty-six room mansion was completed by 1901 and torn down in 1920; features include...
    • Finn, Jonah Maurice--Homes & haunts.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1920.
    • [between 1901 and 1920]
    • Cripple Creek, Colo. residences J. Maurice Finn

    • Exterior view of Jonah Maurice Finn's twenty-six room residence, Placer Street and Pikes Peak Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; nicknamed "the Towers" or "Finn's Folly"; the three-story mansion has a multi-gabled roof, dormers, turrets, bay...
    • Finn, Jonah Maurice--Homes & haunts.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • J.B. Sturdevant [sic] (Rocky Mt. Joe) 1898

    • Photographer J. B. Sturtevant, nicknamed "Rocky Mountain Joe," stands near a large camera tripod in front of a studio backdrop painted with a landscape scene. Sturtevant, born in Boston, Massachusetts, became the first regular photographer in...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Photographic apparatus & supplies--1890-1900.; Photographic studios--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.; Studio props--1890-1900.; Sturtevant, J. Bevier (Joseph Bevier),...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Howling Hyena, from Cunundrum Gulch!

    • In this portrait of the miner nicknamed "Howling Hyena", taken in Leadville, Colorado, he wears a coat with short collar lapels and a cravat with a stiff collar. His hair is thick and neatly combed and he has a long mustache with a small...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Howling Hyena.
    • [1880]
    • Bennie Irving "The Smallest Cowboy in the World", Buffalo Bill's Wild West

    • Young Bennie Irving, nicknamed "The Smallest Cowboy in the World," poses on horseback wearing a cowboy hat while on tour with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in Europe. A part of a set for a performance of the show is in the right background.
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys--1880-1890.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Irving, Bennie.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1887?]
    • Lovers Lane, Grand Lake

    • View of free-standing arch (rough hewn posts) & gateway to dirt path nicknamed "Lovers' Lane" beside Grand Lake, Colorado; glimpse of Grand Lake Yacht Club house (pavilion, dock & pier), center; tree-lined shore.
    • Grand Lake (Colo. : Lake)--1910-1920.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Arches--Colorado--Grand Lake--1910-1920.; Yacht clubs--Colorado--Grand Lake--1910-1920.
    • [between 1912 and 1920]
    • Bucking snow on the Moffat Road

    • Denver and Salt Lake Railroad's rotary snowplow #10200 bucking snow along Moffat Road, probably Rollins Pass or "Hill Hell"; 36-foot rotary snowplow #10200 nicknamed "the Red Devil" by General Manager Ridgway, he also called it "the world's most...
    • Rollins Pass (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Snow removal--Colorado--1910-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1913 and 1925]
    • The Loop from Tarmigan [sic] Point, Moffat Road

    • View of the Loop in winter from Ptarmigan Point, Denver and Salt Lake Railroad, Moffat Road, Colorado; shows standard gauge track area, tunnel and wooden trestle also nicknamed "Hill Hell," and remains from railroad construction cabins at lower...
    • Railroad bridges--Colorado--1900-1930.; Trestles--Colorado--1900-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1904 and 1925]
    • Bennie Irving "The Smallest Cow Boy in the world", Buffalo Bill's  Wild West

    • Young Bennie Irving, nicknamed "The Smallest Cowboy in the World," poses for a full-length, studio portrait wearing a cowboy hat and holding a rope in his hands. He also wears a shirt embroidered with flowers and has a small pistol tucked into the...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys--1880-1890.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Irving, Bennie.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1886?]
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Mrs. Edward Kidder with group in front of teepee

    • Mrs. Edward Kidder, nicknamed "Polly Pry," stands in the center of a group of Native American men and children in front of a teepee set up in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. Sioux Chief Rocky Bear...
    • Indians of North America--Children.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Women--1890-1900.; American Horse, Dakota Chief, 1840-1908.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Polly Pry.; Rocky Bear.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1894?]
    • Snow bridge

    • View of large snowbridge across the north fork of the Crystal River about nine miles east of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; shows small canyon with cascading stream and mountain ridge in background. About 1/2 mile upstream is the waterfall...
    • Crystal River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Marble--1900-1920.
    • [between 1906 and 1920]
    • The Devil's punch bowl

    • View of cascading stream, narrow canyon, and waterfall nicknamed "Devil's Punch Bowl" about nine and a half miles east of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado. About three and a half miles upstream from the "Devil's Punch Bowl" is the headwaters of...
    • Crystal River (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Marble (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Waterfalls--Colorado--Marble--1900-1920.
    • [between 1906 and 1920]
    • "Bailey Bridge" at Malandrone, Italy

    • The bridge at Malandrone was needed to support the Tenth Mountain Division's attack on March 3, 1945. To complete it many men died. The Germans shelled the draw continuously while the work was under way, and twice knocked it out. Once complete, the...
    • Bridges--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--United States--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • [March] 1945
    • Evil Spirit

    • William Frank ("Doc") Carver, also nicknamed "Evil Spirit," poses for a half-length, studio portrait. He wears a wide-brimmed hat and a suit.
    • Wild west shows--1880-1900.; Entertainers--1880-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Carver, William F. (William Frank), 1840-1927.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Yankee Doodle Lake and James Peak, Moffat Road

    • Three elevations of standard gauge railroad track seen on Moffat Road and looping around Yankee Doodle Lake, Colorado; includes James Peak in distance and retouched train exiting from Tunnel Number thirty-two, nicknamed Needle's Eye Tunnel. Denver,...
    • Yankee Doodle, Lake (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--1900-1930.; Tunnels--Colorado--1900-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [1904?]
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 10

    • 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.)
    • 1942 February
    • The Urban Dweller: A Publication by Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods Inc., Issue 17

    • Newsletter produced by the Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) pertaining to organization's meetings, events, and decisions. Specific issues addressed in this newsletter include liquor licenses, RTD transportation, crime, bicycle safety, cable...
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver; Zoning--Colorado--Denver; City planning--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1981 October
    • North Capitol Hill neighborhood

    • Report describing significant architectural and historical landmarks in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood. Includes maps, photographs, demographic information and extensive histories of people and buildings.
    • Historic districts--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995
    • Manualian: 1910

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1910.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1910
    • Place names of Colorado : a genealogical & historical guide to Colorado sites

    • The primary objective of this index is to contain a comprehensive listing of place names or sites in Colorado that would direct the researcher to recent and readily available publications. Included in this publication for each site or place name,...
    • Names, Geographical--Colorado.; Colorado--History, Local.
    • 1999
    • The Tales of the Aeronaut: The Yearbook of 1924

    • South Denver High School yearbook for 1924.
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1924
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 11, 1919 November

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 1919 November
    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901

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