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    • Sloan place and family

    • Two children, Ray and Lottie Sloan sit in a buggy behind horses in Prairie Divide (Larimer County), Colorado. A woman, Mrs. Sloan stands by the horses and her husband, Billie Sloan, sits on horseback. Shows a chinked log cabin house with a plank...
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Larimer County--1880-1900.; Homesteading--Colorado--Larimer County--1880-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Larimer County--1880-1900.; Sloan, Billie.; Sloan, Lottie.; Sloan, Ray.; Sloan...
    • [between 1882 and 1893?]
    • Flathead Indians

    • Standing portrait of a white man and five Native American Flatheads (Salish). Identification (right to left) Michael Wyateelame, an elderly man, his wife, Susie Magpie, and Forest guard Harold Flower (white), Camas Prairie, Flathead Indian...
    • Indians of North America--Montana--Camas Prairie--1910-1920.; Salish Indians--Montana--Camas Prairie--1910-1920.; Camas Prairie (Mont.)--1910-1920.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1910-1920.; Flower, Harold.; Magpie, Susie.; Wyateelame,...
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • One Bull and Black Prairie Chicken

    • Two Native Americans (Dakota), identified as One Bull and Black Prairie Chicken, pose among tepees with a white man, woman, and child. One Bull and Black Prairie Chicken are wrapped in blankets and hides, the young white girl wears a long, heavy...
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Girls--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--1880-1890.; Military officers--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.; Black Prairie Chicken.; One Bull.
    • 1882
    • John Shab-e-nay

    • Studio portrait (standing) of John Shab-e-nay, a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man. He holds a beaded fringed bag and wears moccasins, leggings, blanket, cloth bandolier, metal armbands, beaded necklaces, and top hat.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1850-1880.; Potawatomi Indians--1850-1880.; Clothing & dress--1850-1880.; Shab-e-nay, John.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Billie Sloan place near Prairie Divide, Larimer Co., Colo.

    • View of the Billie Sloan ranch near Prairie Divide in Larimer County, Colorado. Shows a ranch house and outbuildings in a valley.
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Ranches--Colorado--Larimer County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1893?]
    • Prairie rattler by the roadside, Comanche National Grassland

    • View of a prairie rattlesnake on a fence post in the Comanche National Grasslands in Colorado. Shows the snake draped over the post and barbed wire.
    • Prairie rattlesnake--Colorado--Comanche National Grasslands--1970-1990.; Comanche National Grasslands (Colo.)--1970-1990.; Fences--Colorado--Comanche National Grasslands--1970-1990.; Prairie--Colorado--Comanche National Grasslands--1970-1990.;...
    • [between 1975 and 1981?]
    • A ranch in danger

    • Farmers and cowboys work to plow a furrow and set a counter-fire in an effort to stop the spread of a prairie fire. Men in hats and boots plow the field and lay kerosene soaked rope on the ground. Shows smoke and flames in the distance.
    • Cowboys--1880-1890.; Fires--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--1880-1890.; Plows--1880-1890.; Ranches--1880-1890.
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    • Place names of Colorado : a genealogical & historical guide to Colorado sites

    • The primary objective of this index is to contain a comprehensive listing of place names or sites in Colorado that would direct the researcher to recent and readily available publications. Included in this publication for each site or place name,...
    • Names, Geographical--Colorado.; Colorado--History, Local.
    • 1999
    • Fighting the fire

    • Men use blankets attached to sticks to snuff the flames of a prairie fire. A farmer plows furrows on a hill to create a fire break. Shows smoke and flames on the treeless prairie.
    • Fire fighting--1870-1880.; Grassland fires--1870-1880.
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    • Tall Prairie Chicken

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American (Dakota) woman, identified as Tall Prairie Chicken. She wears a print dress, studded belt, bead necklaces, hair pipe chokers, a shawl, and long hair pipe earrings.
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--1880-1900.; Tall Prairie Chicken.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • N.D.H.S. Annual: 1913

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1913
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1913
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 6, 1919 June

    • 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.
    • 19190601
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman sits on a blankets and prepares reeds for mats on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Mat making

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman weaves a straw mat at a suspended loom on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi man

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man carries a piece of bark with cloth strapped around his head on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. He wears overalls.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Bark--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi man

    • An old Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man sits near a road on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. He holds a bowl and a pestle.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Pestles--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi drum

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) drum on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. The drum is decorated with beads, fur pelts, conchos, and yarn.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Unidentified Potawatomi man

    • An unidentified Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) woman wearing a print dress and woven shawl stands in dried grasses and bare trees, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Potawatomi man

    • An old Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man sits on the ground on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. He holds a bowl and a pestle.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Pestles--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman harvests reeds on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. A man stands in the distance.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawattomie [i. e. Potawatomi] dice game Potawattomie [i. e. Potawatomi] reservation near...

    • Mrs. William Wapp, Mrs. Josey McKenney (Kit-tas), and Mrs. Rosan Potts (Ke-o-ko-mo-quah), Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) women, play a dice game near a bark shelter on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. The women sit in a circle around...
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • May, 1936
    • Cynthia Ann Parker

    • Portrait of Cynthia Ann Parker, a white woman nursing her baby, Prairie Flower (Toposannah). Parker was captured by Native American Comanches as a teenager, later married Chief Peta Nocona and bore children including Quanah Parker, the last...
    • Comanche Indians--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Breast feeding--1860-1870.; Infants--1860-1870.; Mothers & children--1860-1870.; Women--1860-1870.; Nocona, Peta--Family.; Parker, Cynthia Ann, 1827?-1864.; Parker, Prairie...
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • Potawatomi man

    • An old Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man sits on the ground on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. He holds a bowl and a pestle.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Pestles--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi woman gathers reeds

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman bundles groups of reeds on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi man

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man strips bark from a tree on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. He wears overalls.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Bark--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman sits on a straw mat on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. She holds a piece of string that is connected to a ball of string on the mat. She sits near a bundle of straw reeds and a pipe.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] dice game

    • Mrs. Josie McKenney (Kit-tas), Mrs. Rosan Potts (Ke-o-ko-mo-quah), and Mrs. William Wapp, Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) women, sit on a wooden platform and play a dice game on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. The women sit near a...
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • May, 1936
    • Potawatomi meat preparation

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man butchers meat with a hatchet on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. A utility building is in the distance.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Meat...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i.e. Potawatomi] bark lodge near Mayetta, Kan

    • Mrs. Rosan Potts (Ke-o-ko-mo-quan), a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman, poses on an elevated wood platform in front of a bark lodge on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. A wooden beam is supported over the platform by two wooden...
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Bark--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Structures--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Structures--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • May, 1936
    • Moccasin game being played on the Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] resv

    • Joe Stem-son, William Wapp, and John ho-ciee, Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band and Sauk-Fox) men, play a moccasin game on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. Joe Stem-son hides a marble under a moccasin. John ho-ciee holds a stick with...
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Moccasins--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Sauk Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.;...
    • May, 1936
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman constructs a wooden frame to dry meat on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Food...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] moccasin game

    • Joe Stem-son, William Wapp, and John ho-ciee, Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band and Sauk-Fox) men, play a moccasin game on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. Joe Stem-son and John ho-ciee are prepared to raise the moccasin John ho-ciee...
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Moccasins--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Sauk Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.;...
    • 1936
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman as she hand spins fiber for a straw reed mat on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Hand spinning--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] Indian reservation, Jackson Co, Kans Bow & Arrow Contest

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man aims a bow and arrow in a contest on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. Two other men, one with a bow and arrow, look on.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1938 October 9
    • Potawatomi abode

    • View of small Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) lodge with canvas covering rolled on top of the frame; a pot and fire pit show inside the structure, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Structures--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Structures--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Unidentified Potawatomi man

    • Outdoor profile, of a seated, unidentified elderly Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) man with short gray hair holding a hat, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Aged...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Potawatomi social life and customs

    • A Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) woman wearing a print dress and head scarf plays a game; she has one palm closed, one palm open with two stones, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Mrs. Rosan Potts placing strips of meat on spits

    • Mrs. Rosan Potts, a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band), places meat on a wooden spit on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Food...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Mat making

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman prepares reeds for a mat on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi framework

    • View of a wooden pole framework for a Native American (Potawatomi Prairie Band) bark lodge on the Potawatomi reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. A chicken walks near the framework.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Bark--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Structures--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Structures--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] Indian reservation Jackson Co, Kans Bow & Arrow shooting...

    • George Matsapto, Scott Nah-no-gee, and Charlie O'Bennick, Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) men participate in a shooting contest on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. George Matsapto wears overalls. Charlie O'Bennick wears a scarf around...
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1938 October 9
    • Unidentified, Kansas Res.

    • Outdoor head and shoulders portrait of an unidentified Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) woman with a head scarf, print dress, cameo pin, and dark jacket, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman strips bark from a tree with an ax on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Bark--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Pottawatomie [i. e. Potawatomi] Indian reservation Jackson Co, Kans Bow & Arrow shooting...

    • Clayton Bear, a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) man, a right hand amputee, draws a bow string with his teeth. Other men look on.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • 1938 October 9

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