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    • 10th Mountain Division Name Lookup Index

    • Database of 32,213 records of men who served with the “Mountain Troops” from 1941-1945. You may use the Name Lookup Index to determine if a person was a member of the 10th Mountain Division, and the company or Regiment with which he served.
    • United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; National Association of the 10th Mountain Division, Inc.; Military records.; Colorado--Genealogy
    • 2002
    • 1924 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.1

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1924
    • 1926 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.2

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1926 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1926
    • 1927 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.3

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
    • Denver (Colo.)--Directories.
    • 1927
    • 47 South Ash Street, Denver

    • View of a residence at 47 Ash Street, in the Hilltop Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Prairie style (Usonian style) home, designed by Victor Hornbein, has a porte cochere and a wide driveway. Landscape design includes a weeping mulberry tree.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Hilltop (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.
    • 1995 August
    • A day's "still hunting" after buffalo

    • Men hunt American buffalo with rifles on the prairie in Kansas. Shows a wounded buffalo and a buffalo herd. Men cook buffalo meat over a fire at a camp. Shows covered wagons and strips of meat left out to dry.
    • Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--1870-1880.; Food drying--1870-1880.; Outdoor cookery--1870-1880.
    • 1877 March 10
    • A general all over view of a section of the Granada Relocation Center, looking north and west

    • Overview of the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado, shows rows of prefabricated army-style barracks (120 x 20 feet.) Twelve of these one-story side gable barracks with tar-paper roofs made a block which...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Relocation camps--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.
    • 1942 December 12
    • A mirage on the desert. H. Betts

    • Photograph of a painting by Harold Harrington Betts. Against the backdrop of a jagged mountain range, a Native American (tribe unknown) gestures as he speaks to a white man who holds a rifle. Another man sits on a rock and listens, as does a Native...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Covered wagons--1900-1910.; Deserts--1900-1910.; Paintings--1900-1910.; Pioneers--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • A narrow escape from the buffaloes

    • A man on a fallen horse is on the ground beside an American buffalo herd as they stampede on the prairie. Coyotes or wolves and antelope run to escape the animals.
    • Bison--1850-1870.; Horseback riding--1850-1870.; Stampedes--1850-1870.
    • [between 1850 and 1870?]
    • A ranch in danger

    • Farmers and cowboys work to plow a furrow and set a counter-fire in an effort to stop the spread of a prairie fire. Men in hats and boots plow the field and lay kerosene soaked rope on the ground. Shows smoke and flames in the distance.
    • Cowboys--1880-1890.; Fires--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--1880-1890.; Plows--1880-1890.; Ranches--1880-1890.
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    • A summer scene on the grasslands south of La Junta

    • View of grasslands near La Junta (Otero County), Colorado. Shows prairie with dry cracked earth, dry gasses, and bushes.
    • Otero County (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Prairies--Colorado--Otero County--1970-1990.
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • Adobe Walls battlefield

    • View of the battlefield of Adobe Walls near Stinnett, Texas, where Native American (Kiowa) men lead by Quanah Parker fought General Nelson A. Miles' troops. A mesa overlooks the prairie landscape.
    • Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925--Homes & haunts.; Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911--Homes & haunts.; Adobe Walls, Battle of, Tex., 1874.; Indians of North America--War--Texas--1930-1940.; Kiowa Indians--War--Texas--1930-1940.; Adobe Walls Site...
    • 1935
    • Agricultural Dist., Cattle Creek Mesa, Colo. Midland Ry.

    • View across sage & prairie grasslands towards agricultural fields, Cattle Creek Mesa, Garfield County, Colorado reached via Colorado Midland Railway; distant view of ranch or farm buildings, hay stacks with stacking rack, & herd of cattle in corral.
    • Garfield County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Cattle--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1920.; Croplands--Colorado--Garfield County--1900-1920.; Colorado Midland Railway Company.
    • [between 1900 and 1919]
    • An emigrant train attacked by hostile Indians on the prairie

    • Emigrants and horse-drawn covered wagons are attacked by Native American men. They fight with bows and arrows, tomahawks and rifles. Shows Indians on horseback with a shield, quivers, and a coup stick.
    • Indians of North America--1850-1860.; Covered wagons--1850-1860.; Fighting--1850-1860.; Frontier & pioneer life--1850-1860.; Horseback riding--1850-1860.; Wagon trains--1850-1860.; Westward movement--1850-1860.
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    • Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe depot, Rocky Ford, Colo.

    • View of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway depot located at 105 North Main Street, Rocky Ford, Colo. Built in 1907, the one-story, 30-by-160-foot Prairie architectural style structure has a hipped roof, projecting bays, and a red sandstone...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--Buildings--2000-2010.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Rocky Ford--2000-2010.; Rocky Ford (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company--Buildings--Pictorial works.; Railroad...
    • 2009.
    • Auraria Higher Education Center

    • Proposal for a Landscape Design and Implementation Study
    • Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--History--Sources.
    • 1974 January
    • Auraria Remembered

    • Oral history of former residents of the Westside neighborhood that were displaced by the building of the Auraria Higher Education Center in the 1970s.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--History.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--Biography.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1991
    • Backyard view from Magnolia

    • View of the rear of a house at 766 Monaco Parkway in the Montclair neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Prairie style house has a balcony, overhang eaves, and a covered porch.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Montclair (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • 1976
    • Baldy, Colo. tent camp of a plowing crew

    • Clouds gather over the small community of Baldy, Colorado, in Costilla County, where three tents are pitched together in an enclosed area near a one-story, clapboard structure with a gable and a chimney. A smaller, wood-frame shack is near it....
    • Baldy (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Prairies--Colorado--Baldy--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--Baldy--1910-1920.
    • [1915?]
    • Baldy, Colo., with wagons and people

    • One-story, wood-frame storefronts are in front of the Denver and Rio Grande railroad tracks in the prairie town of Baldy, Colorado, in Costilla County. Women wearing dresses and aprons stand in front of the buildings. Bundles are piled next to the...
    • Baldy (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Buildings--Colorado--Baldy--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Baldy--1910-1920.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Baldy--1910-1920.; Women--Colorado--Baldy--1910-1920.
    • [1915?]
    • Bear Creek valley looking east from foothills

    • The Bear Creek valley, near Morrison, Jefferson County, Colorado, cuts through flat prairie surrounding it. Trees, dwellings and outbuildings dot the bottomlands.
    • Bear Creek (Jefferson County and Douglas County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Morrison (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • 1896 October 25
    • Billie Sloan place near Prairie Divide, Larimer Co., Colo.

    • View of the Billie Sloan ranch near Prairie Divide in Larimer County, Colorado. Shows a ranch house and outbuildings in a valley.
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Larimer County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1893?]
    • Branding

    • Three cowboys branding roped calf, somewhere in Colorado; ropes, hats, bandanas, chaps; rolling prairie; cattle herd, background left.
    • Cattle branding--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cattle--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cowboys--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Branding

    • Two cowboys branding roped cow or steer, somewhere in Colorado; branding iron, boots, rolling prairie.
    • Cattle branding--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cattle--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cowboys--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Brief histories of the Denver Public Schools

    • Compiled for the administrative offices of the Denver Public Schools, this book contains brief histories for the majority of the Public Schools in Denver, Colorado up to they year 1952.
    • Denver Public Schools--History.
    • 1952
    • Buchtel Boulevard

    • Buchtel Boulevard is a 100 foot parkway between University Blvd. and Colorado Boulevard, named after Henry A. Buchtel. The enclosed documentation is part of the Application for the National Register of Historic Places for Buchtel Boulevard (Denver,...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Streets--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1992
    • Buchtel House

    • The Buchtel House was completed in 1907 and was a primary residence for the Buchtel family. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of the application for the National Register of Historic Places designation for the Buchtel House and...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1988
    • Buffalo Bill

    • Studio portrait of Buffalo Bill, possibly as a young scout, he poses with an unidentified man. They both wear buckskin outfits and cowboy hats, and hold rifles. Buffalo Bill points his finger while the other man aims his rifle at an unseen target....
    • Clothing & dress--1860-1880.; Military scouts--1860-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • [between 1860 and 1876]
    • Buffalo Bill

    • Studio portrait of Buffalo Bill dressed as a young scout probably for his role in the dramatic play "The Scouts of the Prairie." He wears a cowboy hat and a (beaver) fur-trimmed, buffalo hide coat with fringe on the shoulders.
    • Actors--1870-1880.; Celebrities--1870-1880.; Clothing & dress--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • [between 1870 and 1873]
    • Buffalo bulls protecting a herd from wolves

    • American buffalo bulls face a pack of wolves on a prairie. A wolf has been tossed in the air by a bull. Another wolf lies dead beside a buffalo. Shows mountains and the buffalo herd in the distance.
    • Animal attacks--1870-1880.; Animal behavior--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Wolves--1870-1880.
    • 1871 August 5
    • Building on Larimer Street

    • View of a building on Larimer Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. The three-story brick building has decorative brickwork trim and signs that read: "The Prairie Schooner" and "The Royal Platte River Yacht Club." U. S. flags fly from a cable that...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • [1971?]
    • C.S. Merrill homestead, 2 1/2 miles west of Craig, Colo.

    • Distant view of C.S. Merrill's homestead, two and one-half miles west of Craig, Colorado; small wooden frame residence with outbuilding amidst sage & prairie; barbed wire fence, center.
    • Merrill, C.S.--Homes and haunts.; Craig (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dwellings--Colorado--Craig--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1915]
    • Camas Prairie R. R.

    • Northern Pacific Railway locomotive 1575 emerges from a tunnel in Lapwai Canyon, near Cul de Sac (Nez Perce County), Idaho.
    • Camas Prairie Railroad Co.--1950-1960.; Northern Pacific Railway Company--1950-1960.; Nez Perce County (Idaho)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Idaho--Nez Perce County--1950-1960.; Tunnels--Idaho--Nez Perce County--1950-1960.
    • 1953 September 18
    • Capitol Hill Neighborhood Plan

    • Pamphlet outlining the proposed improvements to the Capitol Hill neighborhood.
    • City planning--Colorado.
    • 1973 November 21
    • Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) Newsletter

    • Newsletter produced by the Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) pertaining to organization's meetings, events, and decisions. Specific issues addressed in this newsletter include zoning news, pest control, increasing food costs, planning, and...
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver.; Zoning--Colorado--Denver.; City planning--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation--Colorado--Denver.; Parks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1973 September
    • Capitol Hill: Denver's great urban neighborhood

    • Poster with pictures of Capitol Hill Neighborhood. Information on back of poster.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.
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    • Cheesman Park Hill History

    • Article based on a TV talk given be Louisa Arps on Channel 6 in Feb 1956. Article discusses the history of Cheesman Park Hill from Denver's first settlers to the twentieth century.
    • Cemeteries.
    • 1959
    • Church W. Main & 6th Ave.

    • View of Peace Lutheran Church at the intersection of West Main Avenue and Sixth Avenue in Sterling, Colorado in Logan County. Clapboard, L-shaped building has a stout tower with a conical steeple topped with a cross, shutters in bell tower and...
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Lutheran churches--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.; Streets--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.
    • [between 1963 and 1965]

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