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    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, is lowered on a rope over the edge of a cliff in Mesa Verde National Park. A man sits on the ledge above where Deric dangles and helps lower him with the rope. The rope continues up the cliff behind the man. A road,...
    • Knife Edge Road (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mountain roads--Colorado--History--1920-1930.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Deric.
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, dangles on a rope over the side of a cliff in Mesa Verde National Park. A man sits on the top ledge of the cliff and lowers Deric down with the rope. The rope continues up the ledge behind the man. A road, possibly...
    • Mountain roads--Colorado--History--1920-1930.; Roads, Earth--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Deric.; Knife Edge Road (Colo.)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 5, 1914 December 12

    • 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.
    • 19141212
    • Hose cart house on east side of Nevada St.

    • The Littleton Fire Department poses with hose cart in front of the wood frame clapboard firehouse, Littleton, Colorado. The men wear light colored shirts, ties and soft peaked caps. Ed Bemis is the third from the right and C. E. Stephenson holds...
    • Littleton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.; Fire stations--Colorado--Littleton--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Soldiers from Rope One at Camp One, Mount Rainier Washington

    • View taken from above of four soldiers from the 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment (re-enforced) Test Expedition, belonging to Rope One, led by Peter Gabriel, other members included Captain Albert Jackman and the photographer. They stand near two...
    • Rainier, Mount (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Washington (State)--1940-1950.; Tents--Washington (State)--1940-1950.; Gabriel, Peter, Corporal.; Jackman, Albert H.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; United States. Army....
    • [May 1942]
    • Two men practice rescuing a man from the snow, Paradise, Washington

    • Two soldiers from the 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment (re- enforced) practice rescuing a man from the snow using ropes. The man on the left is wearing a pith helmet and dark clothing. He is smiling and holding lightly onto a rope. The man in the...
    • Paradise (Wash.)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Washington (State)--Paradise--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 87th.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1942]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, rappels down a rope over the thick ledge of a cliff, possibly Knife Edge, in Mesa Verde National Park. Two men, including Jim Corn, hold the rope from the top ledge.
    • Climbing--Colorado--History--1920-1930.; Knife Edge, The (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cliffs--Colorado--1920-1930.; Corn, Jim.; Nusbaum, Deric.
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • 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
    • Branding Scenes

    • A rancher, possibly George Green, rides a white horse and twirls a lasso in the air as he goes to rope a calf in a corral at a ranch in Gilpin County, Colorado. Another rope is already attached to the calf. A herd of Herefords stands along the...
    • Hereford cattle--1940-1950.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Cattle ranches--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Corrals--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Cowboys--Colorado--Gilpin County--1940-1950.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Gilpin...
    • [1940?]
    • On the picket line getting ready to ride John Justin, Sage Kester in background.

    • John Justin Jr. leans against a rope "picket line" near tethered horses in Colorado. Justin wears a cowboy hat, boots, a vest and blue jeans. The horses have saddles and rope halters. Sage Kester waves his hat in the distance. Shows mountains and...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Horses--Colorado--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--1950-1960.; Ropes--Colorado--1950-1960.; Justin, John, Jr.; Kester, Sage.
    • 1955 July
    • A. G. Birch's Broncho Buster Cheyenne Frontier Days rope twister standing

    • A cowboy stands on a saddled horse and performs a rope trick in an arena for Cheyenne Frontier Days in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Two of the cowboys wear woolies and cowboy hats. Spectators sit in grandstands.
    • Cheyenne Frontier Days--1900-1910.; Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1900-1910.; Horse shows--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1890-1910.; Rodeos--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1890-1910.
    • [1905]
    • Hunting

    • Native American (Ute) man poses near his horse; he looks down and holds a rope; he wears beaded and fringed leggings and shirt, fur pelts decorated with metal discs draped over shoulders, and a feather in his hair; horse has bridle decorated with...
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--1890-1900.; Hunting--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Industries construction equipment steam engine being moved by crew with rope

    • A group of workmen pull a Nagle steam engine and vertical tubular boiler with a rope at a construction site near Alameda Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction workers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Machinery--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Pulling--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Steam engines--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 23, 1909 July 24

    • 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.
    • 19090724
    • Practicing evacuation techniques

    • Twelve Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice evacuation techniques. One holds a rope upslope from the medic carrying a "wounded" soldier down a steep hill; the rope steadies the man with the load, which is called belaying. Trees in the...
    • Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • [1945]
    • Horace Swartley Poley, Margaret Ferguson Poley and Sue J. Frey

    • Women and a man sit and pose on a rope hammock. Margaret Ferguson Poley wears a pince-nez, a skirt, a printed blouse under a striped fitted jacket with puffed sleeves and lapels, and a scarf or tie around the collar. Sue J. Fr[e?]y wears wire...
    • Hammocks--Colorado--1890-1900.; Photographers--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spouses--Colorado--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--1890-1900.; Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley); Poley, Margaret Ferguson.
    • 1890?
    • Mountaineering training

    • Four Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing skills, including hoisting bundles with ropes. In the foreground, a soldier holds one end of a rope and a bundle is suspended above his head. Behind him, another soldier is holding a...
    • Military training--Colorado--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--1940-1950.; Soldiers--Colorado--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Picket line, Hessie Camp near Eldora

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies stand near their saddled horses which are tethered to a rope picket line in a meadow (the site of Hessie camp) near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. Shows snow on mountains in the distance.
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Hessie (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Horses--Colorado--Boulder County--1950-1960.; Meadows--Colorado--Boulder...
    • 1955 July
    • Feliberto Gonzáles with his horse

    • Feliberto Gonzales stands beside a wooden building and holds his horse by a rope in Gulnare (Las Animas County), Colorado. He wears coveralls, a vest and a brimmed hat.
    • Mexican Americans--Colorado--1910-1920; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--1910-1920.; Gulnare (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Gonzáles, Feliberto, 1885-1960--Pictorial works.; Horses--Colorado--Gulnare--Pictorial works.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--Pictorial...
    • [ca. 1915]
    • Bur-rodeo, 1st annual event in Leadville

    • A female contestant and her burro on a gravel road compete in the first annual "Bur-rodeo" race, a feature of the "Boom Days" festivities in Leadville, Colorado. The woman has on shorts, a sleeveless top with number "A&T 52" on it, running shoes...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Donkeys--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.; Running races--Colorado--Leadville--1960-1970.
    • 1969
    • Elbert County Courthouse Kiowa Colo.

    • This two-story brick court house in Kiowa, Elbert County, Colorado, has stone trim and ornamenting above the double-hung sash windows. Incised letters over the door read: "Elbert County Courthouse." Chain is stretched between wooden posts in the...
    • Kiowa (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Colorado--Kiowa--1910-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-05113-015-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-05113-015-00 of the Denver Assessor's Office Master Property Records. Each file may contain several cards with different section of the parcel.
    • Real property tax--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real property and taxation--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Tax assessment--Colorado--Denver--Records and correspondence.; Real...
    • 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Ice rink in the Leadville Ice Palace, 1895

    • Interior view of Leadville, Colorado's Ice Palace skating rink, built for the 1896 Winter Crystal Carnival. Cobble & Kerr built the 80 x 190 foot long rink with wooden trussed roof designed by architect C.E. Joy. Ice arches are along the edges of...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Ice skating rinks--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Interiors.
    • [between 1895 and 1896]
    • Yellow Creek round up

    • Cowboys pose near a herd of horses on a hillside in Rio Blanco County, Colorado near Yellow Creek. The men are on horseback or stand nearby and wear cowboy hats, jackets, boots with spurs, chaps, gloves and carry lariats. Horses are in a temporary...
    • Rio Blanco County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cattle herding--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1910-1920.; Corrals--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1910-1920.; Cowboys--Colorado--Rio Blanco County--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Rio Blanco...
    • 1911
    • Johnny Boyle, Montie Montana and Lou Wulfekuhler

    • Montie Montana "lassos" Johnny Boyle and Louis "Lou" Wulfekuhler with a rope on the Roundup Riders of the Rockies annual trail ride in Colorado. The men smile and wear patterned western shirts, cowboy hats and jeans or chaps.
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Actors--Colorado--1950-1960.; Joking--Colorado--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--1950-1960.; Roping--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Boyle, John F.; Montana, Montie.; Wulfekuhler,...
    • 1953 July
    • Clipping a bull's horns

    • A cowboy poses with a hacksaw and the horn of a bull in a pen on the San Carlo Ranch near Parker (Parkers) (Douglas County), Colorado. Other men use a piece of wood and a rope to hold the bull on the ground.
    • San Carlo Ranch (Douglas County, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Dehorning--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.; Parker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cattle--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.; Cowboys--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Parker--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • The Dog

    • Bitterroot Jim (also known as "The Dog"), a Native American man on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, sits on a horse in front of a teepee on the reservation. He is gathering packages which are tied to his horse. He wears a plaid...
    • Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900- 1910.; Tipis--Montana--1900-1910.; Bitterroot Jim.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Lessons in tent pitching for the draftees at Fort Logan, Colorado

    • Members of the United States Army Infantry learn to pitch tents at Fort Logan (Denver County), Colorado. One soldier pulls on a rope to tighten a tent, another holds large hammer. An officer stands by and supervises the draftees.
    • United States. Army. Infantry--1910-1920.; Fort Logan (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Military education.; Military officers.; Soldiers.; Tents.
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    • Swimming pool, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo. built  1912.

    • Four men in two-piece knit swim suits pose in the indoor swimming pool at Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado. On man sits on a trapeze, and another holds on to a rope from a roof joist; rings are also suspended over the water. A small dressed figure,...
    • Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1910-1940.; Resorts--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1910-1940.; Springs--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1910-1940.; Swimming pools--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1910-1940.
    • [between 1912 and 1938.]
    • Veterans Volunteer Firemen's Association of Denver

    • Panoramic view of members of the Veteran Volunteer Firemen's Association who pose near the City Hall Building near 14th (Fourteenth) Street and Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. The men stand in a line and hold a rope attached to a hand pumper...
    • Veteran Volunteer Firemen's Association (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; City & town Halls--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Fire...
    • 1912 October 16
    • Boiler equip.

    • Construction site at the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado. Shows: workers, cranes, rope, boilers, and building material.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--Buildings--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boilers--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • 1906 April 9
    • Fur catch winter 1925

    • Wolf pelts hang from a rope attached to a timber of a cabin. A saw and snowshoe lean against the cabin wall. A dog sniffs the ground.
    • Wolves--Control--1920-1930.; Dogs--1920-1930.; Hides & skins--1920-1930.; Wolf hunting--1920-1930.
    • 1925
    • Writing home to... and he got her, too, Oz wagon, two day camp

    • Wagon boss, Stan (Stanford) Sherman, sits with his back resting on camp supplies and writes a letter; another man reaches for food [?] inside a wooden box, at their two day camp, Colorado. Their wagon is equipped with rope; a large sheet of canvas...
    • Carts & wagons--Colorado--1900-1910.; Sherman, Stan.
    • June 1903
    • My horses and my hired men

    • Two firemen, stand inside firehouse door of Central Fire Station, 340 block Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; each man places a yoke over a horse hitched to fire apparatus; men wear uniform and hat; horse on left is named Mandy and horse on...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [between 1898 and 1905]
    • On Oregon Trail, Ezra Meeker getting ready to cross the Loup

    • Men wear trousers, shirts, suspenders, and hats and stand in the Loup River beside a prairie schooner and wagon wheels in probably Nance County or Platte County, Nebraska. Ezra Meeker, an elderly man, stands in the bed of the covered wagon used for...
    • Loup River (Neb.)--1910-1920.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Men--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Covered wagons--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Nebraska--1910-1920.; Pioneers--Nebraska--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Buffalo Bill's tough trail [art original].

    • On a mountain path, Buffalo Bill, on horseback, cuts the rope holding the noose of a hanging man, using a single bullet from his revolver.
    • Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917--Pictorial works.; Dime novels--Illustrations.; Painting, American.; Cowboys--Pictorial works.; Cowboys in art.; Watercolors (Paintings)
    • [between 1910 and 1916].
    • Portrait of a mother and infant

    • Studio portrait of a mother and baby. The woman has curled bangs and her hair is pulled back. She wears a dress with velvet accents and rope trim, puffed shoulders and pleated sleeves, a broach and a full skirt. The baby wears a long dress with a...
    • Infants--1890-1910.; Mothers & children--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • John Albert Ferguson residence

    • Interior view of a stairway in the John Albert Ferguson house at 700 Washington Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Italian marble staircase has a velvet rope handrail. A vase is at the top of the stairs.
    • Ferguson, John Albert--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Stairways--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • Takes a woman to aim

    • A woman in a long skirt and a blouse aims a rifle at an American buffalo. A man on horseback with a wide brimmed hat, restrains the buffalo with a rope. Men and a woman stand nearby. Shows a covered wagon and tents at a camp.
    • Bison hunting--1860-1880.; Cowboys--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.; Roping--1870-1880.; Women--1870-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880?]
    • Roping a steer to inspect brand

    • Cowboys on horseback rope a steer to inspect a brand in a meadow in probably Wyoming. Shows men with cowboy hats, gloves and lariats, and a herd of cattle nearby.
    • Beef cattle--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Roping--Wyoming--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884?]
    • Will Rogers

    • Studio portrait of Will Rogers. He holds a rope and wide-brimmed hat. He wears leather chaps and a shirt with decorative collar.
    • Cowboys--1920-1930.; Entertainers--1920-1930.; Rogers, Will, 1879-1935.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Prison band at 4th of July

    • A brass band sits in a horse drawn wagon in Canon City, Colorado. The 1890 Felter building built of local rough stone is behind them. The first floor storefronts have awnings and window lettering reading: "Bancroft Hardware," and "L.W. Felter." An...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bands--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Canon City--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1929]
    • Branding a maverick

    • Cowboys on horseback rope a steer, and two men brand the steer, in a corral in probably Wyoming. One man restrains the steer's head on the ground. Men in cowboy hats sit on the fence.
    • Beef cattle--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Cattle branding--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Corrals--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--1880-1890.; Roping--Wyoming--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1884?]
    • Bill [i.e. Ben] Pickett famous cowboy

    • Studio portrait of Ben Pickett, brother or cousin of Bill Pickett. He holds a rope and wears cowboy boots, a vest, and wide-brimmed hat. He poses near a fur pelt on a pedestal.
    • African Americans--1910-1930.; Cowboys--1910-1930.; Pickett, Ben.; Pickett, Bill, ca. 1860-1932.--Family.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Capt. Chemical Engine No. 1

    • Men hold the reins of a horse-drawn fire wagon in Pueblo, Colorado. The conveyance is equipped with ladders, rope, rolled hose, kerosene lamps, and metal tanks. Men pose nearby, and the brick building in the background has stone trim and arched or...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Cowboys roping a steer

    • Cowboys on horseback rope a steer on the prairie. Men in cowboy hats, boots and vests restrain the steer on the ground. A herd of cattle is in the distance.
    • Cowboys--1880-1900.; Horseback riding--1880-1900.; Roping--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Street scene Las Vegas, New Mex., Mexican & burros

    • A Hispanic man with a beard and a hat poses with a dog and three burros, one a foal, on a dirt street in Las Vegas (San Miguel County), New Mexico. One burro has a saddle and rope. A store front with an awning and houses are nearby.
    • Spanish Americans--New Mexico--Las Vegas--1890-1900.; Las Vegas (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Donkeys--New Mexico--Las Vegas--1890-1900.; Houses--New Mexico--Las Vegas--1890-1900.; Pack animals--New Mexico--Las Vegas--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--New...
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]

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