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    • Man peeling potatoes

    • A man sits in a kitchen, in a wood chair, as he peels potatoes. A bucket of potatoes is in the middle of the room; a large wood stove (of the John Van Range Company) is along the back wall, a water faucet and large tub is on the side wall, pots...
    • Home food processing--1890-1910.; Kitchens--1890-1910.; Potatoes--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1
    • Colo. Midland Ry. station - Glenwood Springs

    • The Colorado Midland Railroad Company Station in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. The building is constructed of wood with a shingled roof and a dormer type second level. Signs on the building read: "Colorado Midland Ry." and "Wells Fargo & Co's...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--Buildings--1890-1910.; Glenwood Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Glenwood Springs--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B10
    • Colo. Midland RR car repair B at Colo. City

    • A railroad crew from the Colorado Midland Railway Company work to repair the wheels on a railroad car in Colorado City. The railroad car is parked over a work area, similar to a trench. One worker uses a jack or other hydraulic tool to raise a set...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Colorado City (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad cars--Colorado--Colorado City--1890-1910.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Colorado--Colorado City--1890-1910.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Colorado...
    • CHS-B100
    • Swink / Holly sugar mill construction mechanic's office

    • A man sits at a desk in the mechanic's office at the Holly Sugar Company mill near Swink (Otero County), Colorado. A lamp, clock, pictures, and books are on the desk. The man wears a suit and cap.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--People--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Offices--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1000
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill personnel

    • Group portrait of Holly Sugar Company employees in Swink (Otero County), Colorado; men's outfits include duster hats, ties, suspenders, vests, and a gold chain.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--People--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1001
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill construction - bridge (Arkansas River)

    • View of bridge construction over the Arkansas River at the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado; men stand atop the steel girder frame.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bridge construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1002
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill beets delivery

    • View of horse drawn wagons delivering beets to the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1003
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill beets delivery

    • View of horse drawn wagons delivering beets to the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1004
    • Swink / Holly Sugar mill beets diliviered [sic]

    • Interior view of the Holly Sugar Company Mill in Swink (Otero County), Colorado; shows men working and piles of beets.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Beets--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Industrial facilities--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1005
    • Religion - penitentes - "The Whippers" by Herbert Geer

    • Reproduction shows an oil painting called: "The Whippers," by Herbert Geer, depicting Native Americans running; an adobe church or mission is in the background.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1920.
    • CHS-B1006
    • Transportation horse & buggy

    • View of a man in a horse drawn sulky at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; haystacks are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1007
    • Transportation horse & buggy

    • View of a man in a horse drawn sulky at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; hay stacks and machinery are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1008
    • Recreation harness racing

    • View of a man in a horse drawn sulky at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; hay stacks are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1009
    • Colo. Midland RR scene on Fryingpan River

    • A view of the Colorado Midland Railway line along the Fryingpan River in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows railroad tracks, a river, and trees.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Fryingpan River (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Eagle County--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B101
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of the judge stand at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; people and horse drawn sulkies surround it. Hay stacks and machinery are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Horses--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1010
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of the judge stand at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; people and horse drawn sulkies surround it. Hay stacks and machinery are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1011
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of man in a horse drawn sulky at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; hay stacks, sheds, and machinery are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1012
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of the judge stand at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; people and horse drawn sulkies surround it. Hay stacks and machinery are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1013
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of the judge stand at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; a man on a horse and people are nearby. Hay stacks are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1014
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of the judge stand at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; people and horses surround it. Hay stacks and machinery are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1015
    • Recreation horse racing

    • View of the judge stand at a racetrack in (probably) Colorado; people, a sulky, and horses surround it. Hay stacks are in the background.
    • Harness racing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • CHS-B1016
    • Business office interior

    • Interior view of an office in (probably) Denver, Colorado; shows men at a table with books titled: "Poll Book," and "Julius Aichene" [?]. Others pose by stacked chairs and an arched door.
    • Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Offices--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1017
    • Gentry's Famous Trained Animal Show

    • View of a traveling exhibition in (probably) Denver, Colorado; shows 20 [?] dogs posed on a carousel. An ornate wagon is to the side, with elephant designs and lettering: "Gentry's Famous Trained Animal Show."
    • Gentry's Famous Trained Animal Show.--1890-1910.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Dogs--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Trained animals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1018
    • Medicine - doctor's office patients

    • Men and a woman pose in (probably) Denver, Colorado; signs on interior walls read: "Dr. L. F. Preston Consumption Specialist," and "207." Costume includes a flowered hat and brocade dress.
    • Medical offices--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1019
    • Colo. Midland RR Hell Gate (no train)

    • A view of the Colorado Midland Railway line at Hell Gate in Pitkin County, Colorado. Shows railroad tracks that pass through an open area with trees and small hills.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Pitkin County--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B102
    • Girl in costume

    • A girl poses in (probably) Denver, Colorado, in costume including a flowered hat, a knit or lace sleeved blouse, and a dress with ribbons and flounces.
    • Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1020
    • Military Kansas Nat'l Guard 2nd Regiment band from Emporia, Kansas

    • Men pose in (probably) Denver, Colorado, in uniforms; they hold trumpets, clarinets, a saxophone, trombones, flutes, a French horn and other musical instruments. They wear medals and flowers; standard reads: "Kansas Second Regiment Band;" bass drum...
    • Men--Colorado--1890-1910.; Military bands--Colorado--1890-1910.; Militia--Kansas--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1021
    • Education - classes - gymnastics - Indian clubs

    • Women and men pose during an exercise class in (probably) Denver, Colorado, holding clubs. Bunting drapes columns overhead.
    • Physical fitness--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1022
    • Gentry's Famous Trained Animal Show

    • Interior view of a traveling exhibition in (probably) Denver, Colorado; shows a man, elephants, bunting, and a sign: "Gentry's Famous Trained Animal Show."
    • Gentry's Famous Trained Animal Show.--1890-1910.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Elephants--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Trained animals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1023
    • Agriculture - ranching - water - well house

    • A woman draws water from a covered well in (probably) Colorado. A bucket is by a spout, and a log wall is in the background.
    • Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Wells--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1024
    • Agriculture - ranching - woman churning butter

    • A woman cranks a butter churn in (probably) Colorado. She wears an apron and upswept hair; a log house and washtub are in the background. Alphabet letters are drawn on an inner wall.
    • Churns--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1025
    • Agriculture - ranching - woman milking a cow

    • A woman milks a cow in (probably) Colorado. Cows and a sod roofed log barn are in the background.
    • Cows--Colorado--1890-1910.; Milking--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1026
    • Agriculture - ranching - woman sawing a log

    • A woman saws a log in (probably) Colorado. She wears bib overalls; stacked hay is in the background.
    • Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.; Woodcutting--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1027
    • Agriculture - ranching - woman lifting hay

    • A woman holds a rope connected to a hay lift in (probably) Colorado. Horses in harness are in the background.
    • Hay--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1028
    • Agriculture - ranching - ranch house people in windows

    • View of a log house in (probably) Colorado; women look out from the doors and windows, and a butter churn is in front. A mirror and brush are on the wall.
    • Log cabins--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1029
    • Colo. Midland rotary on Hagerman Pass

    • A plow train cuts through snow drifts on Hagerman Pass in Pitkin County, Colorado. Four men walk in front of the train, next to the railroad tracks.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Pitkin County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Pitkin County--1890-1910.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--Colorado--Pitkin County--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B103
    • Actress

    • An unidentified actress sits by the door of a log house in (probably) Colorado; her pants legs are rolled up and her hair is loose and frizzy.
    • Actresses--Colorado--1890-1910.; Log cabins--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • CHS-B1031
    • Denver Juvenile Court - 7 pictures of boys center - "Charles McCallistor? Juvenile Court...

    • Composite of seven photographs shows boys in Denver, Colorado, and a man (Charles McCallistor?) in a uniform with a hat reading: "Juvenile Court." The background of one image includes the Pioneer Monument.
    • Juvenile courts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1034
    • Juvenile Court in session

    • Interior view of a Juvenile Court in Denver, Colorado; shows lamps and people in chairs.
    • Juvenile courts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courtrooms--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1035
    • Juvenile Court - 7 pictures

    • Composite of seven photographs shows boys in Denver, Colorado; titles read: "No School For Me," "Street Arab," "Looking For A Job," "Contentment," "Innocent Amusement," "Looking Into The Future," and "Playing Truant." One boy wears a jacket with a...
    • Juvenile courts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1036
    • Juvenile Court - boys sent to Ft. Lupton beet fields

    • Composite of two photographs shows boys at Fort Lupton (Weld County), Colorado, working in beet fields and standing in a canvas tent.
    • Fort Lupton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1037
    • Juvenile Court - boys in beet fields at Ft. Lupton

    • Composite of two photographs shows boys at Fort Lupton (Weld County), Colorado, working in beet fields and posing by a canvas tent. They hold hoes and wear bib overalls and hats; men look on.
    • Fort Lupton (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Beets--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Fort Lupton--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1038
    • Denver Juvenile Court - juvenile detention facility

    • Composite of five photographs shows exterior and interior views of the Detention Home School at 2844 Downing Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado, and a group of boys. Captions read: "Sitting Room," "Dining Room," "Juvenile...
    • Detention Home School (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.;...
    • CHS-B1039
    • Colo. Midland RR train near Iron Springs station

    • A view of the Colorado Midland Railway train near the Iron Springs station in El Paso County, Colorado. A small wood railroad building is in the foreground.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1900-1910.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Railroads--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B104
    • Denver Juvenile Court - "Children of the slums after first bath by Juvenile Court"

    • Composite of five photographs shows boys and girls in custody of the Denver Juvenile Court in Denver, Colorado, posing.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Reformatories--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1040
    • Denver Juvenile Court - "Hard To Handle"

    • Portrait of a boy in custody of the Denver Juvenile Court in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Juvenile delinquents--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Reformatories--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • CHS-B1041

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