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    • Spoon

    • Shows a spoon made of buffalo horn of the Native American Santee Sioux, Mt. Vara River, Nebraska.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1800-1810.; Santee Indians--Arts & crafts--1800-1810.; Spoons--1800-1810.
    • 1800
    • Hiram and Aldia Burton

    • A portrait of Hiram and Aldia Burton. Hiram wears a suit and bow tie, Aldia wears a dress with a lace collar.
    • Burton, Alida.; Burton, Hiram Knight.; Men--1850-1860.; Spouses--1850-1860.; Women--1850-1860.
    • 1849
    • Coverlet

    • Woven jacquard coverlet, made of blue wool and cotton wefts with cotton warp threads in the double weave technique. American spread eagle in each corner, overall geometric floral pattern and words: "United We Stand, Divided We Fall", "Eve Nellis,...
    • Bedspreads--1850-1860.
    • 1858
    • Indian delegation at White House

    • Native American (Sioux, Pawnee, Potawatomi, and Sac & Fox) men pose with white men near the White House in Washington, D. C. The Native American men wear leggings, blankets, bead necklaces, fur pelts, hats, feather roaches, and headdresses.
    • White House (Washington, D.C.)--1850-1860.; Dakota Indians--Washington (D.C.)--1850-1860.; Indians of North America--Washington (D.C.)--1850-1860.; Pawnee Indians--Washington (D.C.)--1850-1860.; Potawatomi--Washington (D.C.)--1850-1860.;...
    • 1858 January 1
    • 1st office of Rocky Mt. News

    • Five men stand in front of the Rocky Mountain News building near 1301 Walnut Street in the Auraria neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a single story wood frame building with brick chimney. Four men wear dark suits and straw boaters or bowlers....
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1850-1860.; Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1850-1860.; Denver (Colo.)--1850-1860.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1850-1860.
    • 1859
    • Hiram McKnight Burton

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Hiram McKnight Burton. He wears a cowboy hat and suit.
    • Burton, Hiram Knight.; Men--1860-1870.
    • 1860
    • Gregory Lode looking south Gregory store & F. Smith Bank.

    • Miners pose outside the Gregory Store and the F. Smith Bank at Gregory Gulch near Central City in Gilpin County, Colorado. Frame mine buildings, probably the Gregory Mine, are on the treeless hillside. Shows tailings piles, stone retaining walls,...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Gregory Gulch (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Banks--Colorado--Gregory Gulch--1860-1870.; Gold mining--Colorado--Gregory Gulch--1860-1870.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Gregory Gulch--1860-1870.; Miners--Colorado--Gregory...
    • 1861
    • [Promissory note.].

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    • Loans--Colorado--Denver--1861.; Denver (Colo.)--To 1876.
    • 1861
    • Falstaff

    • Painting depicts Benedict Debarr in the role of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff (seated).
    • Debarr, Ben.; Actors--1860-1870.; Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character)
    • 1862
    • Letter to Samuel L Dewel (Duel) from A. Hosterman

    • Samuel Dewel (Duel) served in the Civil War in Company A, 32nd Regiment of the Ohio Volunteers. He served from July 12, 1861 to August 19, 1862. He was honorably discharged for medical reasons. Friend A Hosterman wrote this letter to Dewel prior...
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    • 1862 June 29
    • [Promissory note.]

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    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Loans--Colorado--Central City.; Central City (Colo.) 1871.
    • 1866
    • [Promissory note.].

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    • Imprints.; Loans--Colorado--Central City--1866.; Central City (Colo.)--To 1876.
    • 1866
    • [Promissory note.].

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    • Loans--Colorado--Central City.; Central City (Colo.)--To 1876.
    • 1866
    • Julesburg Stage Station

    • Photo of a drawing of the Julesburg Number 2 stage stop in Julesburg, Colorado in Sedgwick County. Pedestrians are on the dirt road in the foreground. Tents are pitched next to wood-frame buildings. A stagecoach is in front of the building.
    • Julesburg (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • At Kimball's

    • Men pose on a horse-drawn stagecoach that belongs to Ben Holladay's Overland Stage Company at Kimball's possibly in Colorado.
    • Stagecoaches--1860-1870.; Transportation--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • The west end of River Street

    • Men in topcoats, ties, hats, and a gold chain are with their saddled horses in Canon City, Colorado. A lariat hangs from each saddlehorn. One man's stirrups have covers. A ditch, rail fences, trees and low hills are behind them.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1870-1880.
    • 1878
    • Letter written by P.T. Barnum  to Judge Silas B. Haynes regarding Villa Park's development

    • Letter written by P.T. Barnum to Judge Silas B. Haynes regarding the development of the Villa Park neighborhood, including extension of the Rail lines as well as factories. Also discussed are details of Barnum's cattle ranch and William Craig.
    • Real property--Colorado--Denver.; Railroads.; Community development, Urban--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1878 November
    • General view of Denver

    • Rooftop view of commercial buildings in downtown Denver, Colorado. The Front Range of the Rocky Mountains is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • 1879
    • Bag

    • Shows a buckskin bag of the Native American (Northern Plains). The bag features red, yellow, blue and white beadwork in stripes and lazy stitches.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Toy cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard. It is constructed of a rectangular board, buckskin, red velveteen and canvas and decorated with copper, button, fringe, white, blue, red and yellow glass beads. The cradle has a hood and the front was...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Cradleboards--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Shirt

    • A front view of a Native American (Ute) buckskin shirt used by Chief Ouray. The shirt is decorated with maroon, yellow and dark blue beads on a white background (beads) and fringe.
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Shirts, Men's--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Ouray--Associated objects.
    • 1880
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Northern Plains) buckskin pouch. It has lazy stitching, fringe, blue, white, yellow, pink and dark green beadwork. The beadwork is in designs of triangles and rectangles.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Pouches--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux) buckskin bag with fringe on the bottom and on the flap, decorative pink, blue, white and yellow beadwork. The beadwork designs are pink triangles outlined in blue.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Plains) buckskin bag decorated with multicolor beadwork and fringe on the top and bottom of the bag.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Buffalo horn

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux) black buffalo horn. It is polished and perforated and was possibly used as an adornment on a headdress. Notes from Colorado Historical Society records: "From a buffalo killed by Rev. S. W. Albone".
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Horns--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bison--18080-1890.
    • 1880
    • Case

    • Shows a leather awl case Native American (Sioux) with decorative bands of white, red, green, yellow and black beadwork and leather strips are attached to one end. At the other end are strings of beads.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1800-1810.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Cases (containers)--1800-1810.
    • 1880
    • Awl

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux) awl decorated with bands of mauve, light blue, red, green and white beadwork. Skin (possibly leather) are attached to one end of the awl.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Awls--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Shirt

    • A back view of a Native American (Ute) buckskin shirt used by Chief Ouray. The shirt is decorated with maroon, yellow and dark blue beads on a white background (beads) and fringe.
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Shirts, Men's--1880-1890.; Ute Indians--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Ouray--Associated objects.
    • 1880
    • Garfield school

    • Architectural drawing of Longfellow School at 13th (Thirteenth) and Welton Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Schools--1880-1890.; Longfellow School (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Schools--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Garfield school

    • Architectural drawing of the foundation plan for Longfellow School at 13th (Thirteenth) and Welton Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Schools--1880-1890.; Longfellow School (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Schools--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • East side of Main Street, north from Tomichi Ave.

    • East side of Main Street north from Tomichi Avenue, Gunnison, Colorado, shows the stone Tabor House (Palisades Hotel), the city well with piles of rock rubble from water works project, pedestrians, and horse- drawn wagons. Business signs read: "C....
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Garfield school

    • Architectural drawing of Longfellow School at 13th (Thirteenth) and Welton Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Schools--1880-1890.; Longfellow School (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Schools--1880-1890.
    • 1882 February 11
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Horseshoe Ranch

    • A row of cowboys identified as Jimmie Kennedy, Roy Valentine, Carl Baugham, Fred Runser, Albert Smith, Emil Runser, A. A. Spaugh, Dick Biddick, Everet Onion (cook), Johnnie Howard, Sam Covington, Bob Spaugh, Charlie Bright, Ed Saffel, Bob Howard,...
    • Sheridan County (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Wyoming--Sheridan County--1880-1890.; Horses--Wyoming--Sheridan County--1880-1890.; Ranches--Wyoming--Sheridan County--1880-1890.
    • 1883
    • Admission of Colorado to the Union

    • An oil painting that depicts Miss Colorado being accepted into the Union by Madame Columbia. A group of men stand next to Miss Colorado and Madame Columbia who holds a Union flag. They all stand next to a stone archway that has the words "State of...
    • Statehood (American politics)--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1884
    • Jesus Silva and "Uncle Dick" Wooton

    • Studio portrait of Jesus Silva and "Uncle Dick" Wooton in East Las Vegas, New Mexico. Mr. Wooton holds a wide-brimmed hat and cane.
    • Silva, Jesus fl. 1885.; Wooton, Uncle Dick.; East Las Vegas (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Men--New Mexico--East Las Vegas--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Foote & Stoddard Livery built in 1879.

    • George Stoddard, Virgil Stoddard Sr. and George Foote stand in front of their livery with three fine horses at the corner of Cleveland and 4th (Fourth) Street, Loveland, Colorado. The livery is wood frame featuring a decorative arched apex gable...
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Horses--Colorado--Loveland--1880-1890.; Livery stables--Colorado--Loveland--1880-1890.; Foote, George.; Stoddard, George.; Stoddard, Virgil.
    • 1885
    • Church Sunday School picnic at Sunset, Colo. Greeley, Salt Lake and Pacific RR.

    • People pose by the Greeley, Salt Lake and Pacific tracks and depot, Sunset, (originally Penn's Gluch) Boulder County, Colorado. They are dressed in their finest for the Sunday School picnic excursion. A residence, tent, lunch room and grocery store...
    • Greeley, Salt Lake, and Pacific Railway Company--1880-1890.; Sunset (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Picnics--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Sunset--1880-1890.
    • 1885
    • Orodell, Colorado

    • A view of Orodell (Boulder County), Colorado shows a Greeley, Salt Lake, and Pacific Railway Company passenger train and track near the convergence of Boulder and Fourmile Creeks. Men stand near the train and railroad grade. A reinforced...
    • Boulder Creek (Weld County and Boulder County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Orodell (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Railroads--Colorado--Orodell--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Orodell--1880-1890.
    • 1886

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