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    • Playground in Denver

    • Boys sit on swings on a playground at a park in Denver, Colorado. Shows slides, swings, merry-go-round, and teeter-totters. A tricycle is near a man and a child who sit on a park bench. A sign above one set of swings reads: "For Babies Only."...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Sliding boards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Swings--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • 1421 Champa, roof garden

    • Women sit on benches and swings at the roof garden on the top floor of the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company building in Denver, Colorado. The women wear skirts and shirt waists. The swings are covered with awnings and potted trees...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Roof gardens--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • 1913
    • Public play grounds, Denver

    • Large group of children play in public playground, Denver, Colorado; swings, bar swings, rings, jungle gym, bicycles, rope ladder.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Children playing--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Swings--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Ashland School playground

    • View of the playground at Ashland School on West 29th (Twenty-ninth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado; shows swings, gymnastic rings, and houses in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.
    • Ashland School (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1970-1980.; Denver Public Schools--Facilities--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Jefferson Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1970-1980.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.;...
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    • Sopris School

    • View of a miniature playground display at the Sopris School in Sopris (Las Animas County), Colorado. The equipment includes teeter-totters, swings, and a slide. Lettering on a nearby banner reads: "A Boy Who is Fair and Honorable is a Credit to His...
    • Sopris (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Sopris--1910-1920.; Models--Colorado--Sopris--1910-1920.; Schools--Colorado--Sopris--1910-1920.
    • [1915]
    • Pinata party

    • A boy in a blindfold swings a stick at a pinata in Denver, Colorado; Chicano boys and girls look on.
    • Mexican Americans--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Pinatas--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Children's parties--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.
    • [between 1970 and 1980?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 8, 1919 August

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19190801
    • Detention School Home

    • Panoramic view of the two-story brick Detention School Home (later the Gilliam Youth Center for Juvenile Justice) at 2844 Downing Street in the Five Points neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. The building has a hipped roof, a widows walk, and a...
    • Detention School Home (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 3, 1918 May

    • Newsletter produced 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.
    • 19180501
    • Rock drilling contest on streets of Silverton, Labor Day

    • Fred C. Dopp, atop a wood platform, swings a sledge hammer in a hard rock drilling contest in Silverton (San Juan County), Colorado. A second man kneels and holds a spike on the block of rock that protrudes through the platform. Men, women, and...
    • Silverton (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Contests--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Mining--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Spectators--Colorado--Silverton--1930-1940.; Dopp, Fred C.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Playground, Overland Park

    • Children sit on a merry-go-round at Overland Park in Denver, Colorado; two older boys push the merry-go-round. A woman and a child are on the swings near by. Slides, gymnastic rings, swinging bars and ladders are shown. A sign on the slide reads:...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Overland Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Merry-go-rounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • From Second and Myers Ave. diagonally toward the Teller Co. Court House

    • View of intersection of Second (2nd) Street and Myers Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes dirt street, fire hydrant, telephone or utility poles, background view of swingsets, and distant view of edge of Teller County Courthouse.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1940-1950.
    • 1947 January 20
    • A Sioux home

    • A Native American Dakota Sioux man swings an ax in a backyard littered with bed frames and springs, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota.
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1960-1970.; Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)--1960-1970.; Backyards--South Dakota--1960-1970.; Woodcutting--South Dakota--1960-1970.
    • 1968
    • Garden in San Francisco

    • Numerous swings and benches line a dirt path in a garden in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, California. Shows a covered carousel, a stone building, and a wooden structure.
    • Golden Gate Park (San Francisco, Calif.)--1900-1910.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1900-1910.; Benches--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.; Gardens--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.; Merry-go-rounds--California--San Francisco--1900-1910.
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • Excursion party

    • A crowd of gathers in front of a one-story, wood frame, gabled cabin in the town of Bonanza, Saguache County, Colorado. The cabin has a porch, where a little girl stands with two men, one wearing an apron. Two women and a baby sit on burros held by...
    • Bonanza (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Baseball players--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Children--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Bonanza--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • Old gray mare

    • Bent over a wooden, upholstered frame, a prisoner at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, wears patched, horizontally striped prison pants. His ankles are shackled, and a man in a vest, gold chain and cowboy hat swings a hinged paddle,...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beating--Colorado--Canon City--1890-1900.; Prisoners--Colorado--Canon City--1890-1900.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1890?
    • Playgrounds, Lincoln Park

    • Boys and girls sit on the merry-go-round at Lincoln Park in Denver, Colorado. Children play on swings. Shows teeter-totters and park benches. The women's bath house is in the distance.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Merry-go-rounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
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    • Alamo Placita Park, Denver

    • A man stands in the middle of a large open grassy area in Alamo Placita Park, at East 3rd (Third) and Emerson Streets in Denver, Colorado. New planting beds are laid out and steps lead into the planned garden. Tennis courts, swings, teeter-totters,...
    • Alamo Placita Park (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gardens--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1927 September, October
    • Fred Dopp - once held world champion rock drilling title

    • View of a miner's competition an unknown mining town in Colorado; Fred Dopp swings a sledgehammer while well-dressed men (including John Brown), women, and children look on. Mrs. Dunbar and Felix ride a wagon.
    • Children--Colorado--1900-1910.; Contests--Colorado--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--1900-1910.; Dopp, Fred C.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Denver Orphans' Home

    • Boys and girls stand in a circle and pose in the backyard of a small house used as an orphanage while the Denver Orphans' Home is constructed. Shows children in swings on a swingset. Three women caregivers stand with the children.
    • Denver Orphans' Home (Denver, Colo.)--People--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Backyards--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Children swinging--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.;...
    • 1882
    • Golf course at Evergreen, Colo.

    • A golfer wearing a cardigan sweater, knickers, and striped socks swings at a golf ball at the golf course in Evergreen, Colorado. The polygonal log club house is behind him; a box marked "No. 1, 346 Yds." and a post against which a golf bag leans...
    • Evergreen (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Golf--Colorado--Evergreen--1920-1930.; Golfers--Colorado--Evergreen--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 23, 1910 June 4

    • 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.
    • 19100604
    • Housing project, Lincoln Park Homes

    • View of the Denver Housing Authority Lincoln Park Homes located at West Colfax Street and Mariposa Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows two residential buildings constructed of cinder block and brick with boarded up...
    • Lincoln Park Homes (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1990-2000.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Housing--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.;...
    • 1993 November
    • Pinehurst

    • Benjamin Duke swings a golf club at Pinehurst County Club in Denver, Colorado. Ben Duke was a businessman (President of Gates Corporation), 10th Mountain Division veteran, and community service volunteer in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Businessmen--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Golfers--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Duke, H. Benjamin.
    • June 1979
    • Confederate reunion

    • View of drum majorette in a parade in Trinidad, Colorado. Dressed in a brocade, sleeveless, short tank dress and white mesh pumps, a young lady holds a baton and marches on the bricks in front of the crowd. Men, women, and children watch from the...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Drum majorettes--Colorado--Trinidad--1930-1940.; Shadford, Elaine.
    • August, 1939
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 1, 1910 December 31

    • 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.
    • 19101231
    • Running the wild turkey in the Indian territory

    • A cowboy on horseback swings a lasso in the air above a wild turkey in a grassy field. The man has a moustache, a neckerchief and wears fringed chaps. Shows a second man on horseback and a dog.
    • Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Turkeys--1890-1900.; Wild game hunting--1890-1900.
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    • Housing project, Lincoln Park Homes

    • View of a brick and cinder block building, part of the Lincoln Park Homes public housing project at West Colfax Avenue and Mariposa Street in the Lincoln Park Neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Windows in the building are boarded over. Shows a...
    • Lincoln Park Homes (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Denver (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Lincoln Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1990-2000.; Abandoned buildings--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Housing--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.;...
    • 1993 November
    • Ouray street scene

    • View of the Cornforth log house on Oak Street in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado The house has a bay window and a small porch. A young boy sits on a donkey; a young girl swings on a fence gate.
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Children--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.; Riding--Colorado--Ouray--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900]
    • Pikes Peak - Halfway House

    • The Half-Way House on Pikes Peak road, El Paso County, Colorado, features a hewn log lodge building, gazebos, wooden swings, and a nearby creek.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Log buildings--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • 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 4 Number 18, 1912 May 4

    • 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.
    • 19120504
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 15, 1911 April 8

    • 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.
    • 1911048
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 25, 1909 August 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.
    • 19090807
    • Dailey Park, Denver. A small playground park

    • View of Dailey Park in Denver, Colorado, landscaped by S.R. DeBoer. Shows a partial view of the playground area with swings, a seesaw and gymnastic rings. A man sits on a bench near some trees. Residences are in the distance.
    • Dailey Park (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1940.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1940.
    • [between 1910 and 1931]
    • Pioneer Park, Sterling

    • View of children's playground, Pioneer Park, Sterling, Colorado, a large playground filled with boys & girls using swings, slides & jungle gym climbing equipment; park was associated with campground area.
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Children playing outdoors--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.; Parks--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Sterling--1960-1970.
    • between 1963 and 1965
    • 1865-1959, Zion Baptist Church, precentennial booklet.

    • Pre-Centennial booklet produced by Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a history of the church, photographs of different members of the congregations from various years, different clubs, committees, and organizations...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; Baptists--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1959
    • Third tee--Vardon

    • Harry Vardon, a golfer, swings his club on the green at the Overland Country Club golf course (Overland Park Golf Course) in Denver, Colorado.
    • Overland Country Club (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Golf--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Vardon, Harry, 1870-
    • [1900 December]
    • Tennis player

    • A woman swings a tennis racket by trees.
    • Tennis players--1920-1940.; Women--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Breaking New Ground

    • A man swings a pick ax at a large rock in Nepera Park, upper Yonkers, New York. The rock sits in an indentation in a small cliff. The man wears a hat.
    • Yonkers (N.Y.)--1890-1920.; Miners--New York--Yonkers--1890-1920.; Mining--New York--Yonkers--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1915]
    • Brownies

    • A group of African American (Black) girls and women pose in the backyard of a house in Denver, Colorado. Most of the girls wear Brownie uniforms and beanies. Two girls stand on top of a slide, and swings are in the distance. Shows a corrugated tin...
    • Girl Scouts of the United States of America--Branches, chapters, etc.--1950-1960.; African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Youth...
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 11, 1910 March 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.
    • 19100312
    • Scissors hook for swings, Denver invention

    • A man in work clothes stands on a ladder and hangs a swing on a frame using metal scissor hooks at a playground in Denver, Colorado. A sign near the swing reads "for children only."
    • Denver (Colo.). Dept. of Parks and Recreation.--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
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    • Primary bldg. Stoneham, Colo.

    • View of the primary school, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado, shows the L-shaped building with clapboard siding and swings.
    • Stoneham (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Stoneham--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Hells Hole

    • Harry Vardon, a golfer, swings his club on a tee at the Overland Country Club golf course (Overland Park Golf Course) in Denver, Colorado. A caddy and another golfer stand and sit nearby.
    • Overland Country Club (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Golf--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Vardon, Harry, 1870-
    • [1900]
    • I'm always getting into the wrong pew. This is at Rocky Mountain Lake - and some fun!!!

    • Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), an African American teenage girl swings down a pole near Rocky Mountain Lake in Rocky Mountain Lake Park, Denver, Colorado. There is a woman with a baby in the background and a hanging ladder nearby.
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Rock Mountain Lake Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Playgrounds--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1930
    • Rocky Mountain Lake, Memorial Day

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-26] Come on down the pole, Margie, [ARL-27] What's the matter Evelyn? It can't be that bad, Margie. Is Edna Mae happy?, [ARL-28] I'll bet you still like to do it, too, [ARL-29] West High's perfect...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Memorial Day--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Rocky Mountain Lake Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
    • 1930 [May 26]
    • Searchlight

    • Monthly newsletter produced by Trinity Methodist Church located in Denver, Colorado. Includes editorials, news bulletins, and general information regarding the youth of the church.
    • Christians--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Youth--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.; Methodist...
    • October 1949

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