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    • Boys on Santa's lap J.B. Obering, 1050 Humboldt, Denver.

    • Two boys sit on the lap of J. B. Obering dressed as Santa Claus. The boys are dressed in one piece pajamas and wear slippers. Santa Claus wears a hat trimmed with fake fur and has on a fake beard. The boys, one with missing front teeth, hold toys....
    • Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Children.; Hobby horses.; Toys.; Obering, Joseph B.; Santa Claus.
    • [between 1965 and 1968?]
    • Pawnee Bill and May Lillie

    • Gordon "Pawnee Bill" Lillie and his wife May Manning Lillie pose for a full-length studio portrait. Gordon Lillie sits on a fake tree stump and rests his foot on a fake rock. He is wearing a wide-brimmed hat and tassles adorn the side seams of his...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Pawnee Bill, 1860-1942.; Lillie, May Manning.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1886 and 1900?]
    • Display, Argo Mill, Mine and Museum

    • View of a humorous display at the Argo Mill, Mine and Museum, 2350 Riverside Drive in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Shows two fake graves that consist of piles of rock. One grave is facing feet first, with shoes poking out the end,...
    • Argo Gold Mine & Mill (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Exhibitions.; Mining.; Humorous pictures.; Argo Gold Mine & Mill (Clear Creek County, Colo.)--Humor--Pictorial works.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Idaho...
    • 1993
    • Old military band and cadets

    • At Seventh and Macon Streets in Canon City, Colorado, uniformed cadets are in formation with bayoneted (fake?) rifles at the shoulder. One has a United States flag. A suited brass band leads with horns and drums. Brick, two story residences in the...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cadets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Military bands--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Baby Doe Tabor

    • Studio portrait of Elizabeth Bonduel McCourt "Baby Doe" Tabor, wife of millionaire Horace Tabor; she wears a fur coat and hat, and is dusted with fake snow.
    • Legislators' spouses--Colorado--1880-1900.; Women--Colorado--1880-1900.; Baby Doe, d. 1935.
    • [between 1885 and 1895?]
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of a baby who poses on fake grass. The child wears a light colored dress with lace at the hem and neckline.
    • Infants--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Sioux Indians cooking a dog

    • A Native American (Sioux) man and woman stand over a fire pit ostensibly cooking a dog. The dog is on it's back with the man holding it's forepaws and the woman it's hind paws. Tents are in the background.
    • Dakota Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Barbecues--1910-1920.; Dogs--1910-1920.; Home food processing--1910-1920.; Outdoor cookery--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Montclair School grocery store project

    • Photograph of a class grocery store project at Montclair Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. Two students sit in front of the chalk board. On the table in front of them is a toy cash register, fake lollipops and signs saying what the hours of...
    • Grocery trade.; Montclair School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • undated
    • Portrait of a girl

    • Studio portrait of a young girl, possibly the daughter of W.X. Wilder. She stands near a gate and stone fence wearing a loose fitting gray dress. The sleeves of the dress are tucked at the shoulder and are slightly puffed. The girl wears a strand...
    • Girls--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Ebert School student presentation on report cards

    • Photograph of a student presentation at Ebert Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. A faculty member and a male student sit at the table on the left side of the stage. Behind them is a large reproduction of an open report card. A female student...
    • Ebert School (Denver, Colo.); Five Points (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1928
    • Bob Richardson [and] Carl Helfin

    • Bob Richardson and Carl Helfin wear fake moustaches and pose in front of a "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year" sign on a Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad freight car in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Shows locomotive number "346" and a...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad cabooses--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa--1950-1960.;...
    • [1951]
    • Southeast corner of 4th and Main Streets

    • At Fourth and Main Streets in Canon City, Colorado, uniformed cadets are in formation with bayoneted (fake?) rifles at the shoulder. Two have flags; one of the United States. A suited brass band of men and boys have cornets, a bass drum, and...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Bands--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Cadets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Canon City--1880-1890.
    • 1884
    • Shadow Mountain Lake Camp, the perpetrators, fishy contest, the phony fish Pete Smythe, Rudy...

    • Pete Smythe and Rudy Paulson, members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies on a trail ride, pose with a fake fish, probably made of animal hide, at their camp near Grand Lake (Grand County), Colorado. Paulson has a cigarette in his mouth and holds...
    • Roundup Riders of the Rockies (Colo.)--People--1950-1960.; Trail riding--Colorado--1950-1960.; Grand Lake (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Fishing--Colorado--Grand Lake--1950-1960.; Organizations--Colorado--Grand Lake--1950-1960.; Practical...
    • 1955 July
    • Portrait of a dog

    • Portrait of a long-haired, medium size dog who poses on fake grass.
    • Dogs--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Montclair School Grocery

    • Photograph of three students at Montclair Elementary School in Denver, Colorado using a play Grocery Store. An unidentified girl walks past the fake store front. The store is make of paper and has brick drawn other walls. There is an open ledge...
    • Grocery trade.; Montclair School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1946 October
    • Swansea School  one room school re-enactment

    • Photograph of a re-enactment by Swansea Elementary School student of a one-room school house in Denver, Colorado. Four rows of students sit on benches looking at a boy standing at a podium. he wars a fake mustache and sideburns. Off to the side,...
    • Swansea School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1935
    • Hoffman Heights Shopping Center, JR Bootery

    • Black and white print of man and child in JR Bootery in Aurora's Hoffman Heights Shopping Center. Man squatting on floor holding boy's foot and placing a shoe on it. Boy is seated in chair on right side. Open shoebox on floor, fake tree in...
    • Hoffman Heights Shopping Center (Aurora, Colo.); Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1965
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 36, 1909 October 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.
    • 19091023
    • Smedley Dairy

    • Photograph of several students playing in the "Smedley Diary" at Smedley Elementary School located in Denver, Colorado. The "Diary" was part of a school diary project. Two girls stand behind the counter with fake ice cream and other dairy...
    • Dairy products industry.; Dairy products.; Smedley School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1938
    • Welfare rights organization of Father Craig Hart and Peter Garcia demonstrating

    • Interior view of the Colorado State Capitol in Denver, Colorado during a political demonstration. People, fake coffins, and picket signs surround the mezzanine railing. Signs on coffins read: "Justice Miss Farm Labor," "Mr. Education," "Police...
    • Garcia, Peter--Political activity.; Hart, Craig, Father--Political activity.; Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Activists--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Assistance--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.;...
    • [1968 or 1969?]
    • John and Bill Boot, pioneer cattlemen of Gunnison County

    • Studio portrait of John and William Boot, in leather chaps, western style shirts and ties, and hats. A painted landscape with evergreens and mountains serves as the backdrop and fake logs are used for props, Gunnison, Colorado.
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Families--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.; Ranchers--Colorado--Gunnison--1880-1890.
    • 1886
    • Wapiti (Elk)

    • Studio photograph of a taxidermic bull elk head. Shows a head with antlers on probably a fake rock podium scattered with dried vines and leaves.
    • Elk--1880-1900.; Taxidermy--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Gunnison group

    • Studio portrait of a Gunnison, Colorado group, possibly dressed for a masquerade ball; top row: Hattie Mullin, John McEwen, Alice Mullin; second row: Mary Williams, Essie Davis (nee McEwen); costumes consist of masks, fans, Civil War uniform,...
    • Gunnison (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Costumes--Colorado--Gunnison--1890-1900.
    • [1890]
    • Two men [sic] dressed up as men with suits and false moustaches

    • Outdoor portrait of two women dressed as men near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. They wear suits, wide-brimmed hats, and fake mustaches. A boy sits nearby.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Morrison flood

    • Pedestrians walk on Bear Creek Avenue in Morrison, Jefferson County, Colorado, after a flood. Trucks are parked in front of businesses with signs: "Budweiser," "Conoco," "Mt. Morrison Garage Germ Processing," "Cafe," "Coca Cola," "Sinclair HC...
    • Morrison (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Floods--Colorado--Morrison--1930-1940.; Streets--Colorado--Morrison--1930-1940.
    • 1938
    • Bungling Bros.

    • Men and women pose with fake horses and parade floats representing circus wagons. A banner reads: "Bungling Bros. Circus." A barrel reads: "Crown Tar Works - Pitch."
    • Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Parades (Floats)--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Knights of Pythias & D. O. K. K. at Flower Carnival

    • View of the Sunflower Carnival parade, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado; shows the Knights of Pythias float, a wheeled, fake castle, with arches, battlements, and lettering: "Tis Sweet To Die For Those We Love," and "Calanthe's Appeal."...
    • Knights of Pythias. Colorado Springs Lodge No. 34 (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Floats...
    • [between 1893 and 1906?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 10, 1918 December

    • 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.
    • 19181201
    • The City of Denver: Volume 1 Number 10, 1913 February 22

    • Newsletter produced semi-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.
    • 19130222
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1916

    • 1916 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1916
    • The ten dollar beauty, circus parade

    • Robed Black men pull a wagon in the Burlesque Parade of the Flower (or Sunflower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. A man in women's clothing rides a fake horse; a clown stands by.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; African Americans--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Colorado...
    • [between 1893 and 1906]
    • Gates Rubber Company employee special event

    • Gates Rubber Company employees at a special event dinner. They sit at long tables. The room is decorated with fake parrots, monkeys and paper ribbons hang from lights above the group. A band is on a small stage in the back of the room.
    • Gates Rubber Company--People--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Dinner parties--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Residence of John Owen, Idaho Springs, Colorado

    • Interior view of a hanging light fixture in the John Owen house in Idaho Springs (Clear Creek County), Colorado; features beaded metal and fake (paste) gem stones.
    • Owen, John--Homes & haunts.; Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1960-1980.; Interiors.; Light fixtures--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1960-1980.
    • [between 1965 and 1980]
    • Knights of Pythias

    • View of a six horse team pulling the Knights of Pythias float in the Flower (Sunflower) Carnival parade, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado; shows a wheeled, fake castle, with arches, battlements, and lettering: "Tis Sweet To Die For Those...
    • Knights of Pythias. Colorado Springs Lodge No. 34 (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1910.; Fraternal...
    • [between 1893 and 1906?]
    • D&RGW locomotive (Narrow Gauge), engine number 168, engine type 4-6-0

    • Three-quarter view of right side of engine, from front end, stored, with fake diamond stack. Photographed: Alamosa, Colo., May 8, 1938.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1938.; Narrow gauge railroads.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Alamosa.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Company.; Railroads, Narrow-gage.
    • 1938
    • CMStP&P locomotive, engine number 527, engine type 4-4-0

    • Three-quarter view of left side of engine, from front end; has fake balloon stack; stored with parts missing. Photographed: Milwaukee, Wis., July 31, 1934.
    • Locomotives--1930-1940.; Railroads--Trains--Pictorial works--1934.; Railroad locomotives--Wisconsin--Milwaukee.; Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company.
    • 1934

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