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    • Sun Dance pole

    • View of the pole used for a Sun Dance in Indian Territory (Oklahoma). The pole stands in an open field. Two animal skulls are at the base of the pole. A group of smaller wooden poles create the "Thunder's Nest" midway up the pole. A group of homes...
    • Indians of North America--Spiritual life--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Sun dance--Indian Territory--1880-1890.; Symbols--Indian Territory--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Totem pole, Old Massett, O. C. I.

    • View of a Native American (Coastal Salish) totem pole (crest pole) in front of residences. The pole features a bear carving atop a thick, undecorated base.
    • Coast Salish Indians--Spiritual life--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1920.; Totem poles--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Workers use wires and poles to prop up a telephone pole in an alley probably in Denver, Colorado. One group of workers steady the pole near the base while other workers push the pole on its end with long sticks. Low wood fences surround the brick...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain State Telephone and Telegraph Company workers position a pole near a dirt road and field probably in Colorado. Two men stand on either side of the work area monitoring the alignment of the pole. Four men use wooden props to hold the pole...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • North Pole Entry, Cascade, Colo.

    • View of the rustic entry to the parking lot at the North Pole, Home of Santa's Workshop located at 5050 Pikes Peak Hwy, Cascade Colorado. This simple, round log and wood structure is anchored in a rough stone foundation. The pediment above...
    • North Pole (Cascade, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Cascade (Colo.)--2000-2010.; North Pole (Cascade, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Amusement parks--Colorado--Cascade--Pictorial works.; Parking lots--Colorado--Cascade--Pictorial works.; Cascade (Colo.)--Pictorial...
    • 2000
    • Bear and fish totems

    • View of two Native American totem poles. The near pole has engraved footprints ascending from the base of the pole to a crouching bear at the top. The other pole has two anthropomorphic figures, one crouching, below the uppermost which represents a...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Bears--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Fish--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.; Totem poles--Northwest, Pacific--1880-1890.
    • 1890
    • DeLaney Round Barn Ceiling

    • There are no plans or drawings describing the construction techniques used on the barn so the exact process is unclear. Restoration has provided a glimpse into how the barn may have been built. The barn rested directly on the ground with no...
    •  
    • Circa 2010
    • Wm. F. Godsmark C.A.C.

    • Studio portrait of Colorado Agricultural College (State Agricultural College of Colorado) pole vaulter William F. Godsmark wearing medals and holding a pole.
    • State Agricultural College of Colorado--People--1890-1900.; Athletes--1890-1900.; Teenagers--1890-1900.; Track athletics--1890-1900.; Godsmark, William F.
    •  
    • Salish Indians, totem poles

    • View of men and women standing near the base of a Native American (Kwakiutl) totem pole in Alert Bay, British Columbia. The Chief Waxawidi pole is a single piece of wood with polka-dots, a flared top, and human and animal representations. It...
    • Kwakiutl Art--1890-1920.; Indians of North America--Spiritual life--1890-1920.; Totem poles--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 38, 1912 September 21

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 1912 September 21
    • Aerial construction raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph workers position a pole in an excavated hole near a dirt road and field probably in Colorado. A group of men lift the pole while another stands by with a prop. A barn, house, and fields are in the distance.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Unique barber pole in front of Longmont, Colo. shop on Main Street.

    • Two barbers stand beside their barbershop pole in front of their shaving parlor, Main Street, Longmont, Colorado. The wooden pole is painted with a diamond pattern. The tall shop front window has lettering painted on the window: "Herb & L[ather?]...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Barbershops--Colorado--Longmont--1880-1890.
    • [betweem 1880 and 1890.]
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company workers lift a pole in an alley probably in Denver, Colorado. The pole is propped on a wooden frame and workers are positioned along its length. Shows low wood fences, brick garages, yards, and houses.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand, filling hole & tamping

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company workers position a pole near a field probably in Colorado. Three men steady the pole with wood braces. Other men shovel soil back into the hole. Open fields and a house are in the distance.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company workers position a pole near a dirt road and field probably in Colorado. One man braces the pole with a prop and other workers are positioned along its length. Several of the workers wear work...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Totem pole City Park Denver

    • Close-up view of a portion of a totem pole at City Park in the City Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The totem pole section depicts a man and a bear.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Totem poles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Totem pole City Park Denver

    • Close-up view of a portion of a totem pole at City Park in the City Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The totem pole section depicts a man and bears.
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Totem poles--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Pole vaulting L. D. Goodoball's pole vault DAC sports

    • L. D. Goodoball, a member of the Denver Athletic Club track and field team, pole vaults in Denver, Colorado. A group of men stand nearby and look on.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Vaulting--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Goodoball, L. D.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • South High School girls with May Day pole

    • Photograph of various unidentified female students at South Denver High School gathered around a May Day pole . Each girl is dressed in a shepherdess dress and bonnet, and hold a ribbon from the pole.
    • South High School (Denver, Colo.); May Day.; Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1931
    • Salish Indians, totem poles

    • A woman in a dark overcoat and hat is standing next to an incomplete Native American (Coastal Salish) totem pole. The pole features a human representation standing up and holding an unidentified object.
    • Coast Salish Indians--Spiritual life--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1920.; Totem poles--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Utes Building the tepee

    • Native American (Ute) women hold a wooden pole draped with tepee canvas near four other erect tepee poles at Garden of the Gods, El Paso County, Colorado. The tepee frame is near a group of bushes, flanked by a completed tepee and another tepee...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--El Paso County--1910-1920.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--El Paso County--1910-1920.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Indian encampments--Colorado--El Paso County--1910-1920.;...
    • 1913 September 1
    • Shoshone Sun Dance

    • Spectators stand near a brush wall that surrounds the center pole of a Shoshone Sun Dance. The Thunder's Nest consists of a bundle of brush tied near the top of the pole.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1930.; Shoshoni Indians--1900-1930.; Shelters--1900-1930.; Sun dance--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Salish Indians, totem poles

    • View of a Native American (Coastal Salish) totem pole featuring a whale over a sitting man. The pole stands on the edge of a body of water.
    • Coast Salish Indians--Spiritual life--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1910.; Totem poles--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Shoshone Sun Dance

    • Native American (Shoshone) men participate in a Sun Dance. One man stands in an open area near a center pole, the Thunder's Nest of brush is tied to the pole near the top. The men wear leggings and kilts, body paint, bead necklaces, and feathers in...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1930.; Shoshoni Indians--1900-1930.; Ceremonial dancers--1900-1930.; Shelters--1900-1930.; Sun dance--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Hotel Alvarado, Albuquerque

    • A man wearing a dark suit stands on a brick sidewalk bordering the adobe Hotel Alvarado in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Hotel Alvarado was completed in 1902 to serve lunch to train passengers. The dining room could accommodate up to about 200...
    • Alvarado Hotel (Albuquerque, N.M.)--1900-1910.; Albuquerque (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Railroad tracks--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.; Sidewalks--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1902 and 1910?]
    • Sun Dance

    • Native American (Shoshone) men participate in a Sun Dance in a brush enclosure. The men blow eagle bone whistles decorated with feathers as they dance near the center pole. A bundle of dried foliage, the Thunder's Nest, is tied to the center pole....
    • Indians of North America--1900-1930.; Shoshoni Indians--1900-1930.; Ceremonial dancers--1900-1930.; Sun dance--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Toboggan slide, Leadville Ice Palace time

    • View of West Seventh Street toboggan slide, set up for Leadville, Colorado's 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival outside the Ice Palace. H.C. Dimick, contractor, built the wooden plank with a run of 900 feet in length and a pitch of 48 feet. A group of...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Toboggans--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Shoshone Sun Dance

    • Native American (Shoshone) men stand in a brush shelter and blow eagle bone whistles as part of a Sun Dance. The men stand near the edge of the shelter, around the center pole. The Thunder's Nest, a bundle of brush, is tied to the center pole near...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1930.; Shoshoni Indians--1900-1930.; Ceremonial dancers--1900-1930.; Shelters--1900-1930.; Sun dance--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • 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
    • Fire, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a fire near Georgetown, Colorado. A long one-story wood construction building, behind a large wood telephone pole, is reduced to a charred wall with smoke rising from it. In front of the pole women, two of whom are on horses, men, and...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1970.
    • [between 1940-1970?]
    • Putting up poles and wiring 16th St. for electric street cars

    • Rooftop view of a Denver City Tramway Company, Incorporated street car wire and pole installation project on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Horse-drawn wagons, one with a large vertical pole, is at the site. Pedestrians are...
    • Denver City Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
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    • Aerial construction, hoisting crossarms

    • A man on top of a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company utility pole guides a crossarm up to the top of the pole in Colorado. A worker on the ground hoists the crossarm with a rope. Other men stand nearby. Shows open fields and an...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • German National Bank

    • The top of a telephone pole with ten pin cross arms waits to be tipped into place at the corner of Larimer and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in Denver, Colorado. Another pole sits ready to be winched into place on 16th Street. Signs read: "German...
    • German National Bank (Denver, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Denver (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Banks--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.
    • [between 1879 and 1880?]
    • Tercio club

    • View of the miners' club in Tercio (Las Animas County), Colorado. Shows a wood frame building with a covered porch, false front and flag pole. A horse stands tethered to the front porch pole.
    • Tercio (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Clubhouses--Colorado--Tercio--1900-1910.; Coal mining--Colorado--Tercio--1900-1910.
    • [between 1901 and 1903?]
    • Annual: East Denver High School, 1917

    • 1917 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1917
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman works on the wooden pole frame of a bark lodge on the reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. She holds a thin wooden pole.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Georgetown, Colo. buildings

    • View of a wood construction building at Sixth (6th, Alpine) and Rose Streets in Georgetown, Colorado, in a simple Italianate style, with a hipped roof and eaves with brackets. A dentist's sign is on the second floor. The business next door has an...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1870-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Georgetown--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1887?]
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American woman (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) whittles a pole near a wooden pole frame for a bark lodge on the reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. An automobile is parked in the distance.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Golden, Colorado

    • View of the Mallon and Chamberlain Building, built in 1871, northeast corner of 12th (Twelfth) and Washington, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado. Sam Bostwick, Dr. Anderson and a boy stand on the boardwalk by the corner telephone pole with a...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Golden--1880-1890.
    • [1881]
    • 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
    • Ouray

    • Students pose in long rows outside their two story schoolhouse on Fourth (4th) Street and Seventh (7th) Avenue, Ouray, Ouray County, Colorado. Architect William Quale of Denver designed the 1883 building, built by local contractor Francis Carney...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Schools--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Ouray--1890-1900.
    • [between 1893 and 1900]
    • Street scene Canon City

    • Men, women, and children in straw hats watch a man on a tightrope over Main St. in Canon City, Colorado. The rope is fixed to the brick cornice of Murry's Saloon, with its corbeled arches. Potted plants fill stone sills of arched sash windows....
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Aerialists--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Silverton, Colo.

    • Exterior view of the Grand Hotel, in Silverton, Colorado, looking northeast along Greene Street. Built in 1882, this three-story brick and stone building features a mansard roof with chimneys and dormers, arched windows on the second floor, and...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Silverton--1890-1900.; Grand Imperial Hotel (Silverton, Colo.)
    • [between 1890 and 1895?]
    • Exchange, construction progress

    • View of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph exchange building on 3rd (Third) Street in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. The small wood frame structure is propped up by wooden beams along the front of the building. A sign on a...
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Buildings--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Building construction--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896, June
    • 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.)--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 December 10
    • Chipeta Monument

    • covered in snow. A telephone pole stands in the distance near a railroad track. Horses or cattle stand near the pole. A group of poles, possibly forming a teepee, also stand in the distance. A sign stands in the left background.; The sarcophagus of...
    • Ute Indians--1920-1940.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--1920-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--1920-1940.; Sarcophagi--1920-1940.; Chipeta--Family.; Ouray--Family.; McCook, John, Chief.
    • [between 1925 and 1937?]
    • Ames Street, Edgewater, Colorado

    • An automobile is parked by the intersection of Ames Street looking north up from 25th Ave. in Edgewater, Jefferson County, Colorado. Small brick and wood houses are on either side of the street; the one on the corner has a painted barber pole sign....
    • Edgewater (Colo.)--1900-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Edgewater--1900-1940.
    • 1918
    • Pole vaulting

    • A man pole vaults at a track in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Vaulting--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Chifonete pole San Geronimo feast, Taos, N. M.

    • A Native American (Taos) man climbs to the top of a pole for the harvest festival of San Geronimo, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico. Spectators are gathered around the pole in wagons or on horseback. In the background are the multi-story adobe dwellings and...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1900-1910.; San Geronimo Fiesta (Taos Pueblo, N.M.)--1900-1910.; Taos Indians--New Mexico--Taos Pueblo--1900-1910.; Taos Pueblo...
    • 1902

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