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    • Albany Hotel demolition

    • View, as demolition begins, of the Albany Hotel at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Outside walls are removed and debris sits at the Stout Street entrance; windows are removed from the sixth floor. Sign reads:...
    • Albany Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Demolition--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • [1976]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 30, 1910 July 23

    • 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.
    • 19100723
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 17, 1909 June 12

    • 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.
    • 19090612
    • 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...
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    • Circa 2010
    • Placer mining, Umcompahgre [sic] Creek, Colorado

    • View of hydraulic gold placer mining in Mesa County, Colorado; shows jets of water, hills, and Uncompahgre Creek.
    • Mesa County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Mesa County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Denver Area Cemeteries

    • Brief historical summary of the locations, history, and religious affiliations of sixteen historical cemeteries within the Denver, Colorado metropolitan area.
    • Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver--History.; Denver (Colo.)--Genealogy.
    • Undated
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 9, 1909 April 17

    • 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.
    • 19090417
    • Denver Orphan's Home Historic Building Application Forms

    • Record contains both the Colorado Historical Society's Historic Record Inventory Sheet and the United State's Department of Interior's National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for the Denver Orphan's Home.
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Orphanages--Colorado
    • 1993
    • Trolley with screen removed

    • View of a Denver Tramway Company trolley car with window screens removed and damage to the car and windows, probably during the Denver Tramway strike, Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Tramway Company (Denver, Colo.)--Strikes--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Street railroad strikes--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street railroads--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1920?]
    • 300 choice recipes

    • Cookbook created by the Ladies of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the cookbook are various recipes and household tips provided by the ladies.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1892
    • 2881 Champa St. storefront removed 1978, storefront built 1891

    • View of the north elevation (side) of 2881 Champa Street (ca. 1885) in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one and a half story vernacular Victorian house has a steep pitched cross-gabled roof. There is an addition with a shed...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Abandoned buildings.; Historic buildings.; Houses.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Denver--Maintenance and repair--Pictorial works.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.;...
    • 1978
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 2, 1911 January 7

    • 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.
    • 19110107
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 6, 1914 December 31

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19141231
    • Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway

    • View of two elevations of Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway standard gauge track with passenger train just crossed over wooden trestle, possibly near Silver Cascade Falls, Colorado in North Cheyenne Canyon; "High Drive" (dirt road)...
    • North Cheyenne Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Silver Cascade Falls (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Railroads--Colorado--North Cheyenne Canyon--1900-1920.; Colorado Springs & Cripple Creek District Railway.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • 2881 Champa St. storefront removed 1978, storefront built 1891

    • View of the front facade of 2881 Champa Street (ca. 1885) in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The one-and-one-half story vernacular Victorian house has a steep pitched cross-gabled roof. Shows the building shortly after a...
    • Curtis Park (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Historic buildings.; Houses.; Maintenance & repair.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Maintenance and repair--Pictorial works.; Historic...
    • 1978
    • Bucking snow, Rollins Pass, Moffat Road

    • Rear view of rotary snowplow bucking snow near Rollins Pass, Colorado, via Denver and Salt Lake Railroad's Moffat Road; shows huge cut snowbank with engine behind snowplow pulling flatbed cars and three men standing on snowbank.
    • Rollins Pass (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Snow plows--Colorado--1910-1930.; Snow removal--Colorado--1910-1930.; Denver and Salt Lake Railroad Company.
    • [between 1913 and 1925]
    • Pike's Peak from Papetown [sic]

    • View of Pikes Peak (elevation 14,110 feet) from Papeton (formerly Curtis), Colorado, northeast of Colorado Springs; original site named Curtis by W.W. Curtis who opened Curtis Coal Mine, relocated & renamed Papeton by striking coal miners in 1903...
    • Papeton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mountains--Colorado--Papeton--1900-1910.; Railroad freight cars--Colorado--Papeton--1900-1910.; Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company.
    • [between 1903 and 1910]
    • W.P.C.D. powder car

    • A worker holds sticks of dynamite removed from a cart containing explosives at the West Portal of the Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Continental Divide Tunnel) of the Colorado Big Thompson project in Grand County, Colorado. The man wears work overalls and a...
    • Colorado-Big Thompson Project (U.S.)--People--1930-1950.; Alva B. Adams Tunnel (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Grand County (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Explosives--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.; Mine railroads--Colorado--Grand County--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Briarhurst Mansion

    • Exterior view of the original Briarhurst Mansion, in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking northwest. Built in 1873 by William Bell, a founder of Manitou Springs, this Tudor style two-story residence features gables, bay windows, dormers, jigsaw work...
    • Bell, William Abraham--Homes & haunts.; Manitou Springs (Colo.)--1870-1890.
    • [between 1873 and 1886?]
    • The telephone pole is hanging on wires Junction Argentine Creek and Green Lake Road.

    • Panoramic view, facing west, of the junction of Argentine Creek and Green Lake Road in the Argentine Mining District, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Roads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Streams--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Utility poles--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Civic Center, Denver, Colo. in big snow, early Dec. 1913

    • A man walks near a large pile of snow in Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado; the snow was removed from the streets after the snow storm of 1913. Shows men and horse-drawn wagons used for snow removal on top of the pile of snow. The Arapahoe...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow removal--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1913 December
    • A scrub-race on the plains

    • View of a horse race in Yosemite Valley (later Yosemite National Park), California. Shows bareback riders with whips or switches, bridled horses and men spectators near the racers. Covered wagons are in the distance.
    • Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Horse racing--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.; Spectators--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.
    • 1876 March 4
    • Where golden bubbles are blown

    • View of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Shows streets, buildings, and snow covered mountains. Miners pose in a mine shaft in Cripple Creek, they hold a candle, a crowbar and a pick.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Miners--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896 March 28
    • A battle in the clouds

    • A Native American man with long hair and fringed leggings, holds an eagle above the talon and prepares to strike it with a stick. A dead rabbit is on a fallen tree beside the man. Shows steep mountain slopes and clouds in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--Spiritual life--1870-1880.; Eagles--1870-1880.; Rites & ceremonies--1870-1880.
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    • Chinese immigrants at the San Francisco custom-house

    • Chinese immigrants wait in line at the San Francisco custom house in San Francisco (Marin County), California. Men wear queues (braids), and straw domed-shaped (coolie) hats. Custom workers in suits and hats inspect immigrants' belongings. Inset...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Arrivals & departures--Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Customhouses--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Customs inspections--California--San...
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    • Mitchell School classroom

    • Photograph of a classroom in the original Mitchell Elementary School located on 32nd and Lafayette Street in Denver, Colorado. The room has had the furniture removed and appears to be stripped of most metals. The original wood floors, wain's...
    • Mitchell School (Denver, Colo.); Five Points (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • City Park Children's Fountain

    • Photograph of the Denver City Park Children's Fountain, located in Denver, Colorado. Image was taken during restoration when the corroded pins in the fountain were removed. City Park is the largest and among the oldest of Denver's parks. Henry...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Fountains.; Public Sculpture.; Vandalism.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995 December
    • Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a dilapidated two-story wood construction building in Georgetown, Colorado. Torn tar paper hangs on the facade under the gable of the roof, and most of the siding has been removed on the first level; trees behind the building are visible...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Georgetown--1960-1980.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • 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]
    • Hillside in Clear Creek County

    • View of a hillside in the Argentine Mining District, Clear Creek County, Colorado.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hills--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.
    • August 22, 1926
    • Comanche photographed by O.S. Goff, Fort A. Lincoln, Dakota Territory

    • A man in a military uniform holds the reins of the horse "Comanche" at Fort Abraham Lincoln (Morton County), North Dakota. The horse has an English saddle and a pad inscribed with the Seventh U.S. Cavalry "7."
    • United States. Army. Cavalry, 7th--People--1870-1880.; Fort Abraham Lincoln (N.D.)--1870-1880.; Cavalry--North Dakota--Fort Abraham Lincoln--1870-1880.; Horses--North Dakota--Fort Abraham Lincoln--1870-1880.
    • 1878 May 25
    • The Sierra Nevada snow blockade

    • View of snow removal on the Central Pacific Railroad near Emigrant Gap in the Sierra Nevadas in Placer County, California. Chinese laborers remove snow in Blue Canyon.
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Alien labor, Chinese--California--1890-1900.; Blue Canyon (Calif. : Town)--1890-1900.; Emigrant Gap (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)--1890-1900.; Blizzards--California--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Cripple Creek, the famous mining town of Colorado, almost obliterated by two disastrous fires

    • Views of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado during the 1896 fire. Shows refugee housed in railroad boxcars and gathering their belongings, people fleeing as the Palace Hotel is dynamited to slow the fire, and a rescue train.
    • Palace Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Disaster victims--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Disasters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Emergency housing--Colorado--Cripple...
    • 1896 May 14
    • Council at Medicine Creek lodge with the Kiowa and Comanche Indians

    • Native American men (Kiowa, Comanche, Kiowa-Apache, Arapahoe, Cheyenne) stand or sit beneath an arch shelter made of trees, during a peace treaty council meeting at Medicine Lodge in Barber County, Kansas. Men in military uniforms or suits and hats...
    • Indians of North America--Government relations--Kansas--Medicine Lodge--1860-1870.; Medicine Lodge (Kan.)--1860-1870.; Indian encampments--Kansas--Medicine Lodge--1860-1870.; Peace conferences--Kansas--Medicine Lodge--1860-1870.
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    • A wild Indian show

    • Native American men dance on a wooden stage and wear feather headdresses, fur skirts, necklaces, and carry possibly musical instruments and spears in Germany. German peasant spectators wear bonnets and dresses with aprons, or work clothes and caps...
    • Indians of North America--Dance--Germany--1870-1880.; Audiences--Germany--1870-1880.; Wild west shows--Germany--1870-1880.
    • [1876 November 25]
    • RGS narrow gauge motor car number 3

    • Three-quarter view of right side of motor car, from front end, close view; Galloping Goose; rear portion of Goose body removed to create a flatbed for scrapping work. Photographed: Telluride, Colorado, September 5, 1952.
    • Railroad motor-cars--1950-1960.; Railroads--Trains--Colorado--Telluride--1950-1960.; Telluride (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Telluride--1950-1960.; Rio Grande Southern Railroad.
    • 1952
    • Our barbarian brethren

    • North American Indian men with fringed buckskin clothing, bead or quill work and feathers in their hair, stand beside their wives who wear buckskin dresses. A horse and dogs are nearby. An Indian peace delegation (Piegan) presents a severed human...
    • Indians of North America--Social life--1870-1880.; Piegan Indians--1870-1880.; Heads (Anatomy)--1870-1880.; Manners & customs--1870-1880.; Military officers--1870-1880.; Peace negotiations--1870-1880.; Spouses--1870-1880.; Women--1870-1880.
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    • The Chinese question

    • The allegorical figure Columbia stands in a dress, with cap sleeves and a tiara inscribed with : "U.S.," she is between an angry mob and a Chinese man with a queue (braid) who kneels beside her. The mob, probably Irish, carries pistols, sticks and...
    • Chinese--1870-1880.; Irish Americans--1870-1880.; Allegorical drawings--1870-1880.; Race discrimination--1870-1880.; Race riots--1870-1880.
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    • Old Cheltenham School, Irving Street Center

    • Photograph of the Old Cheltenham School building, which later became the Irving Street Cents, in Denver, Colorado. Note the tower is removed.
    • Cheltelham School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Elitch Gardens carousel building

    • View of early restoration on the abandoned carousel building (c. 1925) at the former location of Elitch Gardens near West Thirty-eighth (38th) Avenue and North Tennyson Street in the West Highlands neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a...
    • Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Elitch Gardens (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--2000-2010.; West Highland (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Abandoned buildings.; Circular buildings.; Conservation & restoration.; Historic buildings.; Abandoned...
    • 2001
    • The Gold King Mine

    • View of the shafthouse and power house of the Gold King Mine near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado.
    • Mine buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold King Mine (Teller County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1896 and 1898]
    • 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]
    • Across Green Lake Road

    • Panoramic view, facing north, of Green Lake Road near Argentine Creek in the Argentine Mining District, Clear Creek County, Colorado. Tailings dumps and a shack show in the surrounding hills.
    • Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Roads--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930]
    • Shooting antelopes from a railroad train in Colorado

    • Antelope run from people with rifles on a prairie hillside in Colorado. One antelope has been shot and falls to the ground. A railroad train is on tracks beside the passengers. Shows dark clouds in the distance and mountains on the horizon.
    • Antelope hunting--Colorado--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1875 May 29
    • The completion of the Pacific Rail Road the ceremony at Promontory Point [sic], Utah

    • Men pose at a ceremony to commemorate the completion of the trans-continental railroad at Promontory Summit (Box Elder County), Utah. Workers stand with dignitaries from the Union Pacific Railroad and the Central Pacific Railroad. Men shake hands,...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--Rites & ceremonies--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--Rites & ceremonies--1860-1870.; Box Elder County (Utah)--1860-1870.; Promontory Summit (Utah)--1860-1870.; Dedications--Utah--Promontory...
    • 1869 June 10
    • The new Cripple Creek, showing the town's rapid recovery from the disastrous fires of April, 1896

    • Views of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado, after a fire. Shows hotels, businesses, streets, pedestrians, horse drawn wagons, and the Bimetallic Bank. Shows fire damaged buildings under repair and rubble strewn streets.
    • Bimetallic Bank (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1890-1900.; National Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Banks--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; City &...
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    • Market Street

    • View of Market Street, in Denver, Colorado; shows automobile and truck traffic, warehouses, and advertising signs: "Poultry Adelman Produce Co."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Traffic congestion--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • 1948 December 26
    • Shoshone Sun Dance

    • Spectators stand near a brush shelter erected for a Shoshone Sun Dance. The spectators stand and are on horseback. The Thunder's Nest, a bundle of brush tied to the center pole, is visible above the crowd.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1930.; Shoshoni Indians--1900-1930.; Shelters--1900-1930.; Sun dance--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Navajo Indians at work on blankets

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman and baby stand and sit in a camp. The woman stands between a tent and a loom. Various household items that include a coffee pot, buckets, and blankets (rugs) are on the ground.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1920.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1920.; Infants--1890-1920.; Looms--1890-1920.; Women--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]

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