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  • Subject: African Americans
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    • Zudora Blakey, Jean Moore, Annie is the dog

    • Two African American girls, Zudora Blakey and Jean Moore, pose with a dog (Annie) probably on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Zudora wears a play-suit outfit; Jean wears coveralls and holds the dog.
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Zephyr, buffet car interior

    • An African American (black) man stands and smiles in the kitchen behind the counter in a Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Zephyr buffet car. He wears a chefs hat, white jacket and bow tie. Control panels, a ventilation hood, coffee dispensers,...
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    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Yvonne; It won't bite, Sherman

    • Yvonne Belle and Earl Sherman, two African American children pose together. Yvonne wears a dress and has a bow in her hair. Earl Sherman wears short pants and a long-sleeve shirt.
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Yvonne Belle 4 yrs., Earl Sherman 3 yrs., Mrs. Mason

    • Two African American children, identified as Yvonne Belle and Earl Sherman, pose with Mrs Mason, an African American woman. Mrs. Mason wears a polka-dot dress, stockings and ankle-strap shoes with a "cloche" hat. Yvonne Belle wears a dress, socks,...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Yep, this is 1935

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-125] The first week group ready to go home, [ARL-126] Just hold those poses a moment, please. My, my, such figures!, [ARl-127] 'Andy Family' First week, [ARL-128] A good old water fight. You get wet...
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    • 1935
    • Y.M.C.A.-near Estes Park, Conference Headquarters

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-57] Administration Building, [ARL-58] Our cabin; Mrs. Bondurant and Margaret S., [ARL-59] Margaret Shelton and me at Lock Vale, [ARL-60] Cafeteria, Lodge-Clinic." The photographic prints on album page...
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    • 1929 August 20-30
    • Y M C A football team

    • Studio portrait of Black members of probably the Denver Y. M. C. A. football team who include Clarence F. Holmes (top row right) and William E. Parks (top row left). They pose with a pennant and football. They wear sweaters and padded pants.
    • Anderson, J. A. (John Alvin), 1869-1948.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Wounded African American Vietnam War veteran

    • A wounded African American veteran lies on a bed at Fitzsimons Army Hospital in Aurora, Colorado. He wears military fatigues and has his left arm in a cage type sling. An official of the Disabled Veterans of America hands him a certificate that...
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1965 and 1970?]
    • Wood carving of the Four Freedoms

    • Photograph of a wood carving depiction of the Four Freedoms by James Gertin, an African-American (Black) student, at Manual Training High School in Denver, Colorado. "The Four Freedoms" is carved at the top of the piece. A radio microphone...
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    • 1942
    • Women in front of a Christmas tree

    • Two women stand in front of a Christmas tree at an unknown location in Denver, Colorado. The women wear formal party dresses and each holds a glass in her hand. They are attending an event associated with a club identified as the H.D.C. S.A-S.S.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Woman holding child

    • Two unidentified girls (one is African-American) at a park or camp, probably in Colorado.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • William Norris Moore

    • Full length studio portrait of William Norris Moore, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Moore is a young African American (Black) man, he poses beside a square pillar in front of a painted backdrop. He wears a morning coat and a...
    • Swanson, Aaron.
    • 1887
    • Widening Arapahoe St.

    • Workmen, who include Black men, work near machinery on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and barricades that read: "New Mexico Const. Co." are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "M. L. Foss," "Plumbing Heating," "Signs,"...
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    • [1928]
    • Whittier School, Denver, Colo

    • White and African American (Black) girls, boys, men, and women pose at Whittier School in Denver, Colorado; they include H.W. Birkle, Alma Krusen, Kate M. Connelly, Etta K. Hildebrand, Helen Hill, Angeline R. Merryman, Helen P. Walsh, Cora B....
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    • 1916 June
    • Whittier Elementary school students

    • Students who include (top row) unidentified, (second row, left to right) second, Thelma Drisden, Edna (third row, left to right) Norman Randall, Frank Caldwell (Elvin's cousin) Geraldine, Keith, Jean McKissick, Loretta Cole, Eleanor James (bottom...
    • Martin, A. C.
    • between 1927 and 1929
    • Wheeler Opera House

    • Interior view of the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen, Colorado. Musicians, performers, and a band sit on the stage. The musicians hold instruments including coronet, cello, and violin. Three Black performers sit on the end of each row of musicians. ...
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    • [between 1904 and 1905]
    • What! washing again? Well, after all, it has been a year!

    • Six African American teenage girls stand on the shore of South Boulder Creek near Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear overalls, dresses, blouses, boots. They hold wash clothes. There is a box camera on the ground.
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • What happened to those wraps, girls?

    • A group of African American teens and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni rest on the railroad tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad near Tunnel 30 (Gilpin County), Colorado. One girl carries a cup. They wear pants, overalls, shirts,...
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    • 1932
    • What a class!!

    • African American teenage girls, who include Margaret Mackey, June and Charlotte, and a young girl sit on the steps of the house of Virginia Woodward, their Sunday School teacher. They wear dresses, stockings and "pump" shoes with ankle straps; one...
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    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Western State College, Gunnison Football Team

    • The Western State College, Football Team poses for a team shot, Gunnison, Colorado. The men sit in five rows on wooden bleachers in their numbered green and white uniforms.
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    • 1961
    • Western State College, Gunnison football team

    • The Western State College football team poses for a team shot, Gunnison, Colorado. The men sit in five rows on wooden bleachers in their numbered uniforms.
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    • [1980?]
    • West high school, girl's team

    • West High School women's basketball team pose in uniforms with scarves and laced boots, includes one African-American, Denver, Colorado. Shows art classroom interior with reliefs and drawings.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • West High School girl's team

    • West High School women's basketball team pose in uniforms with scarves and laced boots, includes one African-American, Denver, Colorado. Shows art classroom interior with reliefs and drawings.
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • West High School alumnus

    • Group portrait of West High School men, women, and teachers, at 5th (Fifth) Avenue and Fox Street in Denver, Colorado, by the incised sandstone entry arch. One of the girls is an African-American (Black); the boys wear bow ties.
    • Rothberger, Henry V.
    • 1908
    • West Denver High School "Alma Mater"

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-68] James Davis, 'The Old Flame', [ARL-69] 'The Three Musketeers', Julius Johnson, Woody Reid, Bill Powell, [ARL-70] Southwest wing, [ARL-71] 'The gang', [ARL-72] 'Little Ceasar [sic]'." The...
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    • [between 1929 and 1931]
    • West Denver High School

    • View of the southwest entrance to West High School, a Collegiate Gothic style building, in Denver, Colorado. Shows three African American teens on and near steps.
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    • [between 1929 and 1931]
    • We like it cold!!!

    • African American campers and their counselor swim in South Boulder Creek in Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They have on swim suits and swim caps. Lincoln Hills is in the distance.
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    • 1934
    • Wand exercises

    • A teacher and an African-American (Black) girl and white students stand beside their desks and exercise with wooden poles in a classroom in Gilpin School at 29th (Twenty-ninth) and Stout Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado....
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Wand exercises

    • An African-American (Black) student and white pupils and a teacher stand beside desks and exercise with wooden poles in a classroom in Gilpin School at 29th (Twenty-ninth) and Stout Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Wand exercise

    • Students sit at wooden desks and stand at the blackboard to work arithmetic problems in a classroom in Gilpin School at 29th (Twenty-ninth) and Stout Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An African-American (Black) boy and...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • Walsen Colored Club

    • View of the Walsen Colored Club, a miners' club building for African-American miners at the mining camp of Walsen, in Huerfano County, Colorado. Shows a wood frame building with clapboard siding and a false front. Clerestory windows sit on top of a...
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    • [between 1910 and 1912?]
    • Wallace Brothers Circus

    • Black men, women, and girls pose on a platform at the Wallace Brothers Circus in front of painted canvas backdrops, writing reads "Georgia Minst[rel] ... Party." Shows a large triangle (instrument), white people look on.
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Waiting for the train

    • A group of African American teenage campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni pose by Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks and a railway stop near the entrance to Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear dresses, blouses,...
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    • [between 1934 and 1935]
    • Waiting for the train

    • A group of teenage African American girls, who include Charlotte Mosley, Katherine Norton, Jessie Sharp, Ethel Hawkins and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) and a counselor, wait for a train at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County),...
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    • 1928
    • W[est] 8th Ave & Santa Fe Dr.

    • An African American (Black) man prepares to refuel a woman's convertible automobile at the Sinclair filling station at 8th (Eighth) Avenue and Santa Fe in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man sits in his automobile nearby. Signs...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Veterans Day parade

    • An amputee (a man) on crutches stands near a procession of veterans who include African American (Black) men, during a parade in Denver, Colorado. The men wear uniforms and hats.
    • Peery, Bill.
    • 1948 April 11
    • Vegas cut at m.p. 126

    • Men wear overalls and fedoras, hold shovels and stand near flood damaged Denver and Rio Grande Western railroad tracks and a washed out bridge over a creek bed in possibly Pueblo County, Colorado. African American (Black) men work at milepost 126...
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    • 1921 June
    • Ute flower carnival group on horseback

    • Native American (Ute) group on horseback, Flower Carnival, Colorado Springs, Colorado, men (including Sevaro, Buckskin Charlie, Julian), women and child. All in traditional clothing, Severo wearing a headdress. Four white men (including Charles...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1894
    • Ute family

    • Studio portrait of a North American Indian (Ute) family.. A person, probably a man, holds an infant. He wears beaded moccasins, plaid pants and has a woven fabric on his lap. The infant wears a dress and beaded moccasins. A woman stand near the...
    • Carpenter, W. J., photographer.
    • [ca. 1890]
    • UFW rally, Center, Colo.

    • United Farm Workers of America members and supporters hold a rally for the lettuce workers who are on strike against the Finerman Company in Center (Saguache County), Colorado. Men, an African American and a Hispanic American, stand on a stage and...
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    • [1971?]
    • Two of the West "gang", Elizabeth Reid, Woodrow Reid

    • An African American teenage boy and his sister, Woodrow Reid and Elizabeth Reid, pose together near West High School in Denver, Colorado. Woodrow wears a suit, tie, scarf, vest and cap; Elizabeth wears a coat, hat, dress, and holds a purse.
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    • 1930 May

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