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    • "Nal-Tzuck-chi" Apache squaw, spy in Chiricahua campaign

    • Seated studio portrait of Nal-Tzuck-ich, (Cut Nose) a Native American Chiricahua Apache woman posed wearing a ruffled skirt and polka-dot blouse, with a beaded bag, prop cactus and a pitch covered basket jar. The fleshy part of her nose has been...
    • Chiricahua Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Noses--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; Cut Nose.
    • 1883
    • At Elk Falls Ranch, discussing the next president, Con Becker and John Casey

    • Con Becker and John Casey, members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies, pose under a tent, and near a sign that reads: "3R 4Q2 Bunkhouse," at the Elk Falls Park Guest Ranch in Park County, Colorado. The men hold a "I Like Ike" political button and...
    • Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969--Associated objects.; Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Park County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Buttons (Information artifacts)--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 July
    • Benjy, Charles, Lester, Jamie, Peter, Ben on Lester's wedding day

    • Ben Duke poses with his sons, Benjy, Charles, Lester, Jamie, and Peter. They wear blue jackets and yellow ties. Duke (with polka-dot tie) was a businessman (President of Gates Corporation), 10th Mountain Division veteran, and community service...
    • Businessmen--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Fathers & children--Colorado--Denver--1980-1990.; Duke, H. Benjamin.
    • 1986
    • Children and Southern Pacific stewardess / RN

    • A boy in a sailor suit, a woman who holds a young girl on her lap and a Southern Pacific Railroad Stewardess / RN who holds a young boy sit in Chrome and velvet seats in the observation car of probably the Coast Daylight express train. A wall with...
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--1930-1940.; Children.; Interiors.; Passengers.; Railroad observation cars.; Railroads.; Stewards.; Women.; Coast Daylight (Express train)
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    • Confederate reunion

    • View of rodeo spectators in Trinidad, Colorado. In the foreground are young men, women and children leaning on a chain link fence. They wear a variety of headgear; one woman has a polka-dot knotted scarf hat, another wears a dress of a bold,...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Rodeos--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.; Adams, John, fl. 1939.; Bennett, Harlo, Jr.; Brill, Marty.; Powe, Peggy.; Tabor, Flora.; White, Anne, fl. 1939.
    • August, 1939
    • Doc. Bells

    • Posing in a spindle chair, Doc Bells of Boulder, Colorado, wears a polka-dot shirt, vest, boots, eyeglasses, a long beard, and a soft hat. A patterned, wool rug is at his feet, and a kitten sleeps in his lap.
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1920-1950.; Bells, Doc.
    • [between 1926 and 1941?]
    • Eugene Y. Sayer

    • Profile studio portrait of Eugene Young Sayer, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. He wears a jacket, a polka-dot silk tie and a standing collar.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Sayer, Eugene Y. (Eugene Young); Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • G. Hamlin Mann

    • Studio portrait of Gilbert Hamlin Mann, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Hamlin wears a wool coat, a polka-dot silk tie, and a stick pin on his lapel.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Mann, G. Hamlin (Gilbert Hamlin); Denver High School--People--1890-1900.; Denver Public Schools--People--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • H.H. Tammen

    • Studio bust portrait of business man Harry Heye Tammen in a coat, a shirt with an upright collar, a silk polka-dot bow tie, short hair and a moustache.
    • Business people--Colorado--1880-1890.; Men--1880-1890.; Tammen, H. H.
    • 1889
    • Jane Red-Jacket

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American Ute woman identified as Jane Red-Jacket, in Atchee, Colorado. She wears moccasins, a polka-dot dress, earrings, and a fringed shawl.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--1880-1910.; Aged persons--1880-1910.; Red Jacket, Jane, Ute Indian.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Limon, Colorado, exchange equipment

    • An operator works at a switchboard at the Mountain States telephone exchange building in Limon (Lincoln County), Colorado. Shows telephone equipment and telephone booths on the far end of the room. The woman wears a headset and polka-dot dress.
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--Equipment & supplies--1930-1940.; Limon (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Limon--1930-1940.; Telephone operators--Colorado--Limon--1930-1940.; Telephone...
    • 1932 April 14
    • Making natural dye

    • A Spanish American woman, a participant in a Work Projects Administration program, makes natural vegetable dye in Colorado. She stirs a metal pot as she adds probably Mormon Tea to the mixture. She wears a floral print dress and a polka-dot apron.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1950.; Dye plants--Colorado--1930-1950.; Dyes & dyeing--Colorado--1930-1950.; Spanish Americans--Employment--Colorado--1930-1950.; Public service employment--Colorado--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1939 and 1943?]
    • Meeker, Colo.

    • A man, in a vest, trousers, polka-dot bow tie and a hat, stands with his leg on a stack of wooden freight cases on the main street of Meeker (Rio Blanco County), Colorado. His arm is around a dog that sits on the crates. A sign reads: "Denver and...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--Facilities--1900-1920.; Meeker (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Commercial streets.; Dogs.; Ticket offices.
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    • Mrs. Pattee and Mrs. Heister on a garden party tour

    • Mrs. George L. Pattee (Isabelle) poses with Mrs. Heister at a garden party held at the Harry Davis house in Denver, Colorado. Mrs. Pattee wears a flat hat with a large brim, a dark suit, polka-dot blouse and holds a pair of gloves; she wears...
    • Davis, Harry, Denver resident--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Garden parties--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Pattee, Isabelle.
    • 1941 May 29
    • Nal-Tzuck-ichm, Apache squaw, spy in Chiricahua Campaign

    • Seated studio portrait of Nal-Tzuck-ich, (Cut Nose) a Native American Chiricahua Apache woman wearing a ruffled skirt and polka-dot blouse, posed with a beaded bag, prop cactus and a pitched basket jar. The fleshy part of her nose has been cut off...
    • Chiricahua Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Noses--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; Cut Nose.
    • 1883
    • Oldest radio fan

    • Katherine Steiger smiles and wears headphones; the elderly woman wears a polka-dot dress with a lace collar, glasses, and holds a newspaper: "The Enquirer - Radio Section." A radio receiver is on a table; lettering between dials reads: "Crosley...
    • Aged persons--1920-1930.; Interiors.; Radios--1920-1930.; Women--1920-1930.; Steiger, Katherine.
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    • Portrait of a girl

    • Studio portraits (one inverted) of a girl in a polka-dot dress with puffed sleeves and a plaid bow tied around her neck. The girl smiles and poses on a pillow with tassels.
    • Children--1890-1900.; Girls--1890-1900.
    • 1891 July 1
    • Portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of a man who wears a suit and polka-dot ascot. His hair is parted slightly to the side and combed back.
    • Men--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of a man who wears a suit jacket and buttoned vest. His polka-dot neck tie is tucked into his shirt. He has a full moustache.
    • Men--1890-1900.; Mustaches--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Portrait of a woman and children

    • Studio portrait of a woman, a young boy and a baby. The baby wears a light colored gown. The boy has a part in his hair and wears a dark colored jacket. The woman wears a polka-dot blouse and her hair is pulled back into a pompadour.
    • Families--1890-1910.; Mothers & children--1890-1910.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Silas Wallace

    • Studio portrait of Silas Wallace, a miner in Georgetown, Colorado. His hair is parted on the side and he has a full, waxed mustache. He wears a wool jacket with piping and a polka-dot silk tie.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Miners.; Neckties.; Wallace, Silas, 1856-
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    • The Mullinix's

    • The Mullinix's stand behind wagon wheel gate of a log fence (at their Wagon Wheel Hotel?), Lake City, Colorado. Mr. Mullinix wears a western style shirt, has one arm around Mrs. Mullinix, and the other rests on top of wheel; she wears a polka-dot...
    • Lake City (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Wagon Wheel Hotel (Lake City, Colo.)
    • 1959
    • Twin Lakes summer home

    • People pose on the porch of the Dexter Cabin at the Interlaken Resort in Twin Lakes (Lake County), Colorado. Identified people include: "J.V. Dexter's wife, twin daughters, and James Dexter." The log house has a mansard, shingled roof with dormer...
    • Dexter, James V.--Homes & haunts.; Twin Lakes (Lake County, Colo.)--1880-1900.; Families--Colorado--Twin Lakes--1880-1900.; Log houses--Colorado--Twin Lakes--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Unidentified white woman with group of Sioux

    • Group portrait, possibly in Colorado, shows a White woman, holding hands with Dakota woman. Two bare chested Native American Indian men with body paint, and a Dakota Chief with a headdress, bone breastplate and polka-dot shirt,a stand behind them.
    • Dakota Indians--Colorado--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Ute Indians

    • A Native American Ute baby is in a cradleboard on the back of a woman who stands in front of a tepee. The woman wears a polka-dot dress, a floral print shawl, and beaded moccasins.
    • Indians of North America--Children--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--Women--1880-1910.; Cradleboards--1880-1910.; Infants--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Ute Indians

    • Standing portrait of a Native American Ute woman and a baby in a cradleboard in front of a tepee. She wears a polka-dot dress, floral print shawl, beaded moccasins, and a necklace.
    • Indians of North America--Children--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--Women.; Cradleboards--1880-1910.; Infants--1880-1910.; Tipis--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Wolle residence

    • Interior view of the Wolle residence in Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado. Window dressing: sheer curtain and a polka-dot curtain. Furnishings: bed, framed wall prints, dresser with mirror, lamp.
    • Wolle, Francis, 1889---Homes & haunts.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977--Homes & haunts.; Boulder (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Bedrooms--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1970.
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    • Yvonne Belle 4 yrs., Earl Sherman 3 yrs., Mrs. Mason

    • Two African American children, identified as Yvonne Belle and Earl Sherman, pose with Mrs Mason, an African American woman. Mrs. Mason wears a polka-dot dress, stockings and ankle-strap shoes with a "cloche" hat. Yvonne Belle wears a dress, socks,...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Belle, Yvonne.; Sherman, Earl.
    • [between 1929 and 1930]

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