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    • Notice of location of a quartz claim

    • Reproduction shows a hand-written mining claim for the Bunker Hill Lode, on Milo Creek, in the Yreka Mining District, Shoshone County, Idaho, signed by Philip O'Rourke and Whitney [?] N. S. Kellogg.
    • Mining claims--Idaho Territory--Shoshone County--1880-1890.; Idaho Territory--1880-1890.; Shoshone County (Idaho Territory)--1880-1890.; Mining--Idaho Territory--Shoshone County--1880-1890.
    • September, 1885
    • Death at the stake

    • A member of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, possibly John Y. Nelson, stands tied to a tall, wood stake during a performance of the show at Earl's Court in England. A Native American man rides a horse near the stake and holds a long spear...
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Burning at the stake--1890-1900.; Historical reenactments.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1892?]
    • The stake at Four Corners Where Colorado- New Mexico- Arizona and Utah come together.

    • View, facing southwest from Colorado, of the Four Corners boundary stake. The stake stands amidst a rocky desert landscape and consists of a pile of rocks which supports a dark rectangular rock. Cow Butte, in Arizona, stands in the distance.
    • Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; Historical markers--Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; Monuments & memorials--Four Corners Region--1900-1910.
    • September 21, 1908
    • Nebraska World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards Index, 1917-1918 M-Z

    • The Nebraska registration cards are on 50 rolls of microfilm, Nebraska State Historical Society library microfilm catalog number RG0544.PR. They are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are listed usually...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Nebraska.; Nebraska--Genealogy--Sources.; Nebraska--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • Stake drivers

    • A group of men works to pound a large, log stake into the ground to support the large tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men stand in a circle and take turns pounding a stake with sledgehammers. Two men stand slightly apart from the group...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Laborers--1900-1910.; Show tents--1900-1910.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1901?]
    • Death at the stake

    • A group of Native Americans gathers at the base of a stake where they are reenacting a man's death at the stake during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. One of the men wears a long, feather headdress. Several others wear loincloths...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Death.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Indians of North America.
    • [1892?]
    • WWI Colorado Draft Registration Cards

    • Index to the World War I Draft Registration Cards for Colorado between the years of 1917-1918. During World War I there were three registrations. The first, on June 5, 1917, was for all men between the ages of 21 and 31. These men were born...
    • World War, 1914-1918--Colorado.; Colorado--Genealogy--Sources.; Denver (Colo.)--History, Military.; United States. Selective Service System--Sources.; United States. Army--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.--World War, 1914-1918.; United States....
    • 2005
    • After the killing

    • A cowboy works to untie the body of a man killed at the stake during a reenactment in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England. The man playing the dead man may be John Y. Nelson, a scout and driver of the Deadwood Stagecoach. The...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cowboys.; Death.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1892?]
    • Stake race, Steamboat Spgs.

    • A cowboy guides his horse around a stake during a race on the rodeo grounds, Steamboat Springs, Routt County, Colorado. Spectators gather to watch from automobiles parked around the perimeter of the field.
    • Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cowboys--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1920-1930.; Horse racing--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1920-1930.; Race horses--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1920-1930.
    • [1921?]
    • N.D.H.S. Annual: 1911

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1911
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • At Four Corners

    • Four men pose, one in each state, near the Four Corners boundary stake. The stake stands amidst a rocky desert landscape and consists of a pile of rocks which supports a dark rectangular rock. One man rests a rifle across his lap. One man leans on...
    • Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; Historical markers--Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; Monuments & memorials--Four Corners Region--1900-1910.
    • September 21, 1908
    • Conejos County, Pioneer Monument on Mormon Church ground, Manassa

    • A stone monument in a dome shape honors the Mormon settlers, on the grounds of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Manassa, Conejos County, Colorado. The bronze plaque reads: "This Memorial Is The Property of the State of Colorado, Mormon...
    • Manassa (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Manassa--1960-1970.; Mormons--Colorado--Manassa--1960-1970.
    • July 1966
    • Pennsylvania Mining Accidents 1869 - 1916

    • History of mines and mining in Pennsylvania, and an alphabetical index by miner’s name for fatal and non-fatal mine accidents in Pennsylvania for the years 1869, 1871, 1872, 1874 (partial), 1875, 1877, 1879, 1880, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1887, 1888,...
    • Mine accidents--Pennsylvania--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Lakewood Golf Club club house (burned)

    • Men stand and pose beside stairs and an entrance to "The Colorado Golf Club" (later Lakewood Country Club) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The two-story mission-style stucco building has a hipped roof, arched windows and doorways, a...
    • Colorado Golf Club (Lakewood, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Clubhouses--Colorado--Lakewood--1910-1920.; Country clubs--Colorado--Lakewood--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1913]
    • Conejos County, Manassa, plaque on monument on Mormon Church ground

    • Detail of bronze plaque on the stone monument honoring the Mormon settlers, on the grounds of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Manassa, Conejos County, Colorado. The bronze plaque reads: "This Memorial Is The Property of the State of...
    • Manassa (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Manassa--1960-1970.; Mormons--Colorado--Manassa--1960-1970.
    • July 1966
    • Kinzer, Sells Floto Circus

    • A woman stands behind an elephant, with decorative harnesses and flower arrangements, at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A tent and a stake with a guy wire are in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Elephants--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.
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    • Sioux boys

    • Three adolescent North American Indian (Sioux) boys smile and pose, seated or crouched, beside a tree in probably South Dakota. The boys wear woven shirts with front button enclosures, slacks and moccasins. Two of the boys wear neckerchiefs. A hat...
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Teenagers--1890-1900.
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    • Adventures in the San Juan mountains

    • Men load boxes on pack mules. A man skies down a slope, and men stake a claim on a snow covered hillside. Men with pack animals wade through deep snow. A pack train of burros haul timber and men celebrate around a hoist at a mine shaft.
    • Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.; Packtrains--1880-1890.; Skiing--1880-1890.; Snow--1880-1890.
    • 1883 June 9
    • Clear Creek County miners

    • Miners pose beside open wooden doors at the entrance to a mine in probably Clear Creek County, Colorado. The men stand with tools that include a sledgehammer, shovel and pick near a mine ore car at the entrance to a mine in Clear Creek County,...
    • Miners--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Mining equipment--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1890-1900.
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    • Geological boundary stake, 4 corners

    • View, facing northwest from New Mexico, of the Four Corners area boundary stake amidst a rocky desert landscape; a pile of rocks and possibly an animal skull support a dark rectagular rock which designates four state boundaries; White Mesa, in...
    • Four Corners Region--1900-1910.; White Mesa (Utah)--1900-1910.; Historic markers--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Monuments & memorials--New Mexico--1900-1910.
    • [1908?]
    • Lynch mob and victim

    • Members of a lynch mob gather around the charred body of victim, Will Brown, a Black man, in Omaha, Nebraska. From Orville D Menard's “Lest We Forget: The Lynching of Will Brown, Omaha’s 1919 Race Riot,” "A riot-crazed mob stormed the burning...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Nebraska--Omaha--1910-1920.; Lynchings--Nebraska--Omaha--1910-1920.
    • September 28, 1919
    • Monti Building and Alpine House Company No. 2, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of Sixth (6th or Alpine) and Rose Streets in Georgetown, Colorado, including the Monti Building, a wood construction building built in 1867, with signs: "Cresto & Valentine the Worst Wines Liquors & Cigars," "Visit the St. James Authentic...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Streets--Colorado--Georgetown--1950-1960.
    • 1951
    • Ice sculpture at the Ice Palace in Leadville, Colorado

    • Ice sculpture of miners inside Leadville, Colorado's Ice Palace is a part of the museum exhibits created for the Winter Crystal Carnival. Phillip Kelly froze water with snow to mold figures of miners, then rubbed water over the snow to give the...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ice sculpture--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Borrow Pit at Station 2726

    • Borrow pit at Station 2726 to Station 2728 man at left in bottom of pit, Showing excessive width of Borrow Pit not required for excavation," Eagle or Garfield County, Colorado, shows the Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks to Glenwood...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1920-1930.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Garfield County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1920-1930.
    • [between 1925 and 1929]
    • Home Stake disaster ten men perished in the snow slide at Home Stake Mt. and mine

    • Men excavate a cabin at Homestake Mine, Lake County, Colorado, where 10 silver miners died under a collapsed, snow-laden roof; one holds a suitcase. Snowbanks and cliffs are in the background.
    • Home Stake Mine (Lake County, Colo.)--Disasters--1880-1890.; Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Avalanches--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.;...
    • [April 1886]
    • Curing hides and bones

    • Men unload American buffalo hides from a wagon and stake them flat on the ground. Shows a tall pile of bones near a telegraph line and a locomotive. Shows possibly a stacking or baling machine and piles of hides bound with rope. Clouds are above...
    • Hides and skins industry--1860-1870.; Bison--1870-1880.; Bones--1860-1870.; Curing (Preservation)--1860-1870.; Hides & skins--1860-1870.
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    • Cup & pin game

    • Shows a cup and pin game of the Native American Sioux . The game has a metal pin, small bone cups, rawhide, a loop and pink, red, white and blue beadwork.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1860-1880.; Games--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • Colorado Midland Band

    • A member of the Colorado Midland Railway Band poses in front of the Colorado State Capitol building in Denver, Colorado. He holds a long shield that reads: "Colorado Midland Band Pikes Peak Route" and a long stake with a feather on it. The...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--People--1890-1910.; Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Master Property Record Parcel: 0000-02294-003-00

    • This card represents parcel number 0000-02294-003-00 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
    • Gen. Miles and staff viewing the largest hostile Indian camp in the U.S., near Pine Ridge, S....

    • Gen. Nelson A. Miles and several officers on horseback stop in the midground looking toward a large Native American camp near Pine Ridge, South Dakota. A large dog stands with the group. Numerous teepees are set up across the large field.
    • Indians of North America--Structures--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Pine Ridge (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Cavalry--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1891?]
    • Salsbury album #2, pg 9

    • Photograph of page 9 of Album #2 in Salsbury collection of Buffalo Bill's Wild West. Page includes four images titled "Death at the stake," "After the killing," "Horse thief" and "The end for the horse thief." The images are all from performances...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Horse stealing.
    • [between 1950 and 1995?]
    • Nebraska Civil War Veterans' Data R-Z

    • Index of names of Civil War Veterans from Nebraska
    • United States History Civil War, 1861-1865--Veterans.; Veterans--Nebraska.; Grand Army of the Republic--Indexes.
    • 1995
    • Grand review, U.S. troops after surrender of Indians at Pine Ridge Agency, S.D.

    • A large group of U.S. troops on horseback is in the midground in front of a large Native American camp near Pine Ridge, South Dakota. A group of pack mules with packs on their backs is in the right midground. Numerous covered wagons are lined up...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Pine Ridge (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Cavalry--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1891?]
    • Mining in the Big 5 tunnel near Francis, Colo.

    • View of two miners working by candlelight in the Big 5 tunnel near Camp Francis (Boulder County), Colorado. One of the men uses a stake and hammer to drive a blast hole.
    • Blasting--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Interiors--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.; Mining--Colorado--Boulder County--1870-1880.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 24, 1913 September 27

    • 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.
    • 19130927
    • Man and woman on their porch

    • A man and woman pose on the porch of their brick home in Denver, Colorado. The lawn is watered by a hose on a stake.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Spouses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]

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