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    • A picture in which Mrs. Brown envisioned herself in one of the roles made famous by Sarah Bernhardt

    • View of a painting depicting Sarah Bernhardt in one of her more famous roles. This image was a picture in which Margaret "Molly" Tobin Brown envisioned herself. As a joke, she had an article published in a Denver newspaper that claimed this was her...
    • Actresses--1950-1960.; Women--1890-1920.; Bernhardt, Sarah, 1844-1923--Portrayals.; Brown, Margaret Tobin, 1867-1932--Associated objects.
    • 1959 January 21
    • Augusta Tabor

    • Portrait of Augusta Tabor, first wife of Horace A. W. Tabor; she wears eyeglasses, earrings, a broach, g gold chain, and a lace collar over a black fitted bodice with gold buttons. The painting has a gilded framed.
    • Tabor, Augusta, d. 1895.
    • [between 1880 and 1885]
    • Austin M. Clark

    • An oil painting portrait of Austin M. Clark. He has black and gray hair and beard, a white collar shirt, gray bowtie, and blue and gray vest and jacket. The painting is unframed.
    • Clark, Austin M.; Men.
    • 1963
    • Baby Doe Tabor

    • Portrait of Elizabeth Bonduel McCourt "Baby Doe" Tabor, second wife of millionaire Horace Tabor. Her hair is curled in an upsweep style. She wears earrings, a necklace with a matching broach, and a yellow dress with a low neckline.
    • Baby Doe, d. 1935.
    • 1935
    • Beany Malone [art original].

    • Portrait of Beany Malone (used for cover image), a fictional character in the books of Lenora Mattingly Weber. The girl holds a dog.
    • Painting, American.; Oil paintings.
    • [n.d.]
    • Bishop John Franklin Spalding

    • An oil portrait of the side profile bust of Bishop John Franklin Spalding. He has white hair, a mustache and a beard. He wears a black robe with white, gathered and full sleeves. The frame is gilded and molded wood shaped in an oval.
    • Bishops--1880-1902.; Men--1880-1902.; Spalding, John Franklin, 1828-1902.
    • [between 1880 and 1902]
    • Buffalo Bill

    • Postcard of original painting by French artist Rosa Bonheur depicting William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody on horseback, which she painted in 1889. The painting hangs in the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyoming. The postcard includes a...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1928?]
    • Byron Carr

    • An oil portrait of the bust of Byron Carr. He has black and gray hair, moustache and beard; he wears a white collar shirt, black suit with a vest and jacket and a gold collar pin. The frame is gilded, gesseoed, carved and molded wood.
    • Carr, Byron.; Men--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Carla Denison Swan

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    • Swan, Carla Denison, 1884-1943--Pictorial works.
    • 1949
    • Chief Black Tail Deer

    • An oil portrait (three quarters view) of Chief Black Tail Deer. He wears a necklace, red tunic and pendant. The rectangular painting is unframed.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Black Tail Deer, Chief.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Chief Gall, Sioux

    • An oil portrait of Sioux Chief Gall. He wears a feather in his long braided hair, a pelt, robe, red shirt with an open collar and he holds a fan. A lodge is in the background. The rectangular frame is varnished wood.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Tribal chiefs--1900-1910.; Gall, Dakota Chief.
    • 1900
    • Chief Little Wolf, Sioux

    • An oil portrait of Sioux Chief Little Wolf by Charles S. Stobie. He wears a feather headdress, shirt, breastplate and sash; in the background is a landscape of trees. The frame is rectangular and varnished wood.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Tribal chiefs--1900-1910.; Little Wolf, Dakota Chief.
    • 1900
    • Chief Sitting Bull

    • An oil portrait of Chief Sitting Bull by Charles S. Stobie. Chief Sitting Bull wears a headdress with feathers, necklace, sash, fringed tunic and hold a smoking pipe in his hands. The painting has a rectangular varnished wood frame.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Chief Standing Bear

    • An oil painting portrait (profile) of Oga-Lala Lakota Chief Standing Bear by Charles S. Stobie. Chief Standing Bear wears a tunic and beaded necklace. The rectangular frame is varnished wood.
    • Teton Indians--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Standing Bear, Luther, 1868?-1939.
    • 1891 May
    • Chief Wets It Assinniboine [sic]

    • Reproduction of a head and shoulders portrait of Chief Wets It, Native American man (Assiniboine) wearing a headdress and face paint, wrapped in a blanket and holding a shield.
    • Assiniboine Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Wets it, Assiniboine Chief.
    • 1898
    • Chief Wolf Robe Cheyenne

    • Painted portrait of Chief Wolf Robe, a Native American (Cheyenne) man. He wears a shirt with fringe and quillwork, medal, and a feather in his hair.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Wolf Robe.
    • 1898
    • City Council

    • Satirical portrayal of nine City Council members: Harry W. Risley; Arvell A. Blakley (with gavel in hand); Harry Rosenthal; Louis Straub; C. Paul Harrington; Oskar N. Anderson; Louis Staford; Harold M. Webster; William Knight; Miss Cox, and a face...
    • Speer, Robert Walter, 1855-1918--Pictorial works.; Denver (Colo.). City Council--Pictorial works.; Political satire--Pictorial works.
    • c1938
    • Colonel John M. Chivington

    • An oil portrait painting of Colonel John M. Chivington. He stands next to a brown pillar. He is bald and has a white moustache and beard. He wears a white shirt, dark suit and two ribbon medals. The painting is unframed.
    • Men--1870-1880.; Chivington, John M. (John Milton), 1821-1894.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Colonel Wm. F. Cody (Buffalo Bill)

    • Reproduction of oil painting depicting William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody on horseback. Cody rests his right hand on his hip and holds the reins to the horse's bridle in his left hand. The bridle is decorated with shells placed together to form...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Entertainers--1920-1930.; Horses--1920-1930.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1922?]
    • Colorow

    • Reproduction of head and shoulders portrait painting of Colorow, Native American, (White River Band) Chief of the northern Utes; he wears a hair pipe breastplate and choker.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--1890-1900.; Colorow, ca. 1810-1888.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • D.C. Bristol, "Omaha Charlie"

    • An oil portrait of D.C. Bristol "Omaha Charlie". He has long wavy hair, a mustache, a pendant earring and wears a beaded and fringed tunic and a hat. The frame is rectangular varnished wood.
    • Bristol, D. C. (D. Charles); Men--1890-1900.; Mustaches.; Indian traders.
    • 1891
    • Frances Sophia Pierce

    • A portrait oil painting of Frances Sophia Pierce. She is seated and wears a black dress with buttons and a white lace collar, earrings, a cameo broach. Her hair is gray.
    • Pierce, Frances Sophia.; Women--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1895]
    • General George A. Custer, photo of painting in an album, bust

    • Photograph of a painting of General George A. Custer. Painting appears to be based on photograph of Custer taken by Mathew Brady in 1865. Photonegative shows another picture frame in the background and table covering.
    • Military officers--United States.; Military uniforms--United States.; Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876.
    • [between 1874 and 1934]
    • General George A. Custer, photo of painting including frame, bust

    • Photograph of a painting of General George A. Custer. Painting appears to be based on photograph of Custer taken by Mathew Brady in 1865. Photograph includes frame of painting.
    • Military officers--United States.; Military uniforms--United States.; Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876.
    • [between 1874 and 1934]
    • George Davis Begole

    • Portrait of George Davis Begole, Mayor of Denver, Colorado. He holds a book and poses near a desk with telephone, paperweight, and a vase of flowers on it.
    • Mayors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Oil paintings--1930-1940.; Begole, George D. (George Davis), 1877-1956.
    • 1932
    • Governor Job G. [ie A.] Cooper

    • An oil portrait of Governor Job A. Cooper, governor of Colorado from 1889-1891. He has black hair and moustache and he wears a white collar shirt, black necktie and dark jacket. The background is green and gray. The frame is gilded, gessoed and...
    • Cooper, Job Adams, 1843-1899.; Governors--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • 1901
    • Hiawatha appearing from the woodlands

    • Posed Native Americans depicting Barry's interpretation of Hiawatha, sent to Mr. Landry of Cincinnati who used them to paint his conception of "Hiawatha appearing from the woodlands" which took first place at National Photographers' Convention;...
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Iroquois Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Hiawatha, 15th cent.
    • [188-?]
    • Indian Chief

    • An unfinished oil portrait of a Native American chief. He wears a feather headdress, necklace and beaded tunic. The rectangular painting is unframed.
    • Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Jim Baker

    • A bust portrait of Jim Baker by Lansdale Fox. He has brown, wavey and curly hair, a white stubble moustache and goatee; he wears a blue shirt and jacket. The background is brown.
    • Baker, Jim.; Men--1920-1930.
    • 1924
    • Jim Baker

    • An oil painting (portrait) of Jim Baker. He has blond hair, moustache and goatee and he holds a rifle in one hand. Baker wears buckskin clothing, a beaded rectangular pouch and holds a hat. In the background are mountains, trees and sky. The frame...
    • Baker, Jim.; Clothing & dress.; Men.; Rifles.
    • 1938
    • Joseph Walker on left, Arapeen on right

    • Reproduction of a sketch shows head and shoulders portrait of mountain man Joseph Walker and Arapeen (Arrapeen,) Native American Ute.
    • Indians of North America--1850-1860.; Ute Indians--1850-1860.; Arrapeen.; Walker, Joseph, Mountain man.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Mary Elitch Long

    • A portrait of Mary Elitch Long. Her dress is brown and red velvet and has a wide gathered white lace collar, square neckline, standing square collar, bustle, gold and brown brocade, stomacher, cuffs, half sleeves with ruffle and frill cuffs. She...
    • Long, Mary Elitch.; Women--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Mr. Charles Humburg

    • An oil portrait of Mr. Charles Humburg by Albert Salzbrenner. Mr. Humburg is seated in a chair; he has a moustache and wears a white shirt, gray cravat, tan vest, black jacket and gray trousers. The frame is plain wood.
    • Humburg, Charles.; Men--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Mr. Henry P. H. Bromwell

    • An oil portrait of the bust of Mr. Henry P. H. Bromwell by Henrietta Bromwell. He has short gray hair and a white beard; he wears a standing collar, black stock, vest and jacket with lapels. The frame is gilded, gessoed and molded wood. The...
    • Men--1870-1890.; Bromwell, Henry Pelham Holmes, 1823-1903.
    • [between 1876 and 1886]
    • Mr. P. T. Barnum

    • A bust (3/4 view) portrait of Mr. P. T. Barnum. His hair is white, curly and bald at the very top; he wears a pleated shirt, black bowtie and jacket. The background is dark green, brown and black; the painting itself is on rectangular linen canvas...
    • Men--1880-1890.; Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891.
    • 1889
    • Mrs. Henry P. H. Bromwell

    • A oil portrait of Mrs. Henry P. H. Bromwell by George Wright. Mrs. Bromwell is seated, has long black curls and wears a black dress with red lace. She sits on a brown sofa and there are red flowers in the background.
    • Women--1860-1870.; Bromwell, Henrietta E. (Henrietta Elizabeth)
    • 1866
    • Mrs. P. T. Barnum

    • A bust (3/4 view) portrait of Mrs. P. T. Barnum [Nancy Fish Barnum?]. She wears an ivory lace cap with a bow in the front and red flower on one side of her curled hair; a lace collar, circular locket with a bird painting on it and a black bodice...
    • Women--1880-1890.; Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891--Family.
    • 1889
    • Portrait of a girl

    • A profile portrait painting of a girl. She has long brown hair with a red and brown bow, a white lace collar and wears a brown dress. The background of the painting is brown. The painting is unframed.
    • Girls--1880-1890.
    • 1888 June 29
    • Portrait of a man

    • A bust portrait of a man; he has brown hair and beard and wears a white shirt, black stock and black suit. The frame is gilded and molded wood.
    • Men--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890]
    • Push-ma-ta-ha, Chactan warrior

    • Reproduction of a lithograph of a painting depicts Pushmataha, Choctow Native American tribal chief, wearing a military jacket with epaulets and ruffled shirt and short cropped hair. Pushmatah (also known as Apushamatahubib, Warrior's Seat Is...
    • Choctaw Indians--1830-1840.; Indians of North America--1830-1840.; Military officers--1830-1840.; Pushmataha, ca. 1764-1824.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]

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