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    • The Royal Gorge from D.& R.G. Railroad in the Gorge

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-151] and [ARL-152] Looking up at the world's highest bridge from the floor of the scenic Royal Gorge, [ARL-153] Camp Staff breakfast at Mother Gross', Me, 'Woody,' Mother Gross, Mildred Parsons...
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    • 1936, August
    • 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
    • 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
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • A group of African American campers and their counselors (including Marie Anderson, later Marie L. Greenwood) frolic in South Boulder Creek on the campgrounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Most wear swim suits and swim...
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    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-179], [ARL-180], [ARL-181], [ARL-182] and [ARL-183] [Camp Nizhoni]." The photographic prints on album page show: African American campers on a bridge; African American campers frolic in South Boulder...
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    • 1937
    • Arthur E. Johnson residence

    • Interior view of a living room in the Arthur E. Johnson residence, designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 515 Race Street in Denver, Colorado. The modern style room has a vaulted ceiling and exposed rustic wood beam rafters, brick walls, and large...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1939?]
    • Thus endeth the camping adventures of the season of 1932

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-103] Rollinsville, a typical Colorado mountain town, [ARL-104] What happened to those wraps, girls? A pause to rest at the entrance of Tunnel 30 on the return to camp. Boy, were we hungry!." The...
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    • 1932
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-169], [ARL-170] and [ARL-171] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: group of African American campers by a truck at Camp Nizhoni; group of African American campers as they board a...
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    • 1937
    • Don't ask me to separate '34 pictures from '35, please!

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-114] Find your supper or you don't eat. Some fun, kids!, [ARL-115] Remember the gypsy hikes when we followed marked trails, got lost, scratched our arms and legs, but always found the hidden supper?,...
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    • 1934
    • Here they come!!!

    • African American campers stand in a meadow among a herd of sheep in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. A shepherd watches the sheep, South Boulder Creek and hills are in the distance.
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    • 1934
    • This, my children, was the "epidemic" of 1934

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARl-120] Here they come!!!, [ARL-121] Poor little lamb! Wonder if Eva ever finished her book?, [ARL-122] There is also a black sheep in the picture, [ARl-123] And there they go - with our flowers." The...
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    • 1934
    • There is also a black sheep in the picture

    • African American teenage campers and their counselors gather round a black sheep in a meadow near Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Clothes include overalls, shorts, long skirts and blouses.
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    • 1934
    • Dedication ceremony opening Dotsero Cutoff

    • A L-131 Class engine No. 3600 with freight heads west during the dedication ceremonies of Dotsero Cutoff, held in Bond, Colorado. A large crowd gathers in front of a covered stage decorated with bunting and equiped with four large broadcast horns....
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • June 16, 1934
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Seven African American campers from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado either stand in South Boulder Creek or sit on a wooden bridge. They wear swimsuits and swim caps.
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    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • A group of African American campers stand among rock in South Boulder Creek at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear swim suits and swim caps.
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    • 1937
    • Spring regatta at Sloans Lake

    • Young men with model sailboats gather on the bank of Sloans Lake in Denver, Colorado for the Lake Junior High School spring regatta. A school band and observers crowd the shoreline. A sign reads: "Notice: This Lake is Closed to Bathing. Anyone Who...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • Rose Acres - lotus pond

    • View of lotus at Rose Acres, at West 26th Avenue in the Sloan Lake neighborhood, Denver, Colorado; shows Japanese stone lanterns and a torii.
    • Milligan, Edward William, 1869-
    • 1936
    • Albany Hotel staircase

    • Interior view of the lobby and staircase at the Albany Hotel, after remodeling designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in Denver, Colorado. The modern style staircase rises to the open second story, or loggia,...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1936]
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-164], [ARL-165], [ARL-166] and [ARL-167] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: three African American teenage campers; the YWCA Reserve Secretary and a camper; the YWCA Reserve...
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    • 1937
    • "Hawky", bathing beauty of the Rockies

    • Eleanor Hawkins, "Hawky," an African American teenager stands and leans on a large stick in South Boulder Creek near Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. She wears a swim suit.
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    • 1932
    • Track, cars, & cutoff

    • Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on the Dotsero Cutoff round a Colorado River bend in Eagle County, Colorado, by sandstone cliffs. Men stand by steam shovels and flatbed cars with lumber.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1934
    • 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]
    • Tivoli Terrace

    • Boys and girls (white, Hispanic, African American, and Italian American) prepare to eat a Thanksgiving dinner in the Tivoli Terrace nightclub at 1900 West 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue in the Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A waiter...
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    • 1936 November 26
    • John Barrows residence, kitchen

    • Interior view of the kitchen at the John Barrows residence, a modern style house designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 4000 S. Gilpin Street in Englewood (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The kitchen has painted wood cabinets with steel knobs and...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • 1938
    • Mat making

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman weaves a straw mat at a suspended loom on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • City of SF - Oakland Pier

    • The "City of San Francisco," operated jointly by the Union Pacific Railroad, Southern Pacific Railroad, and Chicago and Northwestern Railway, waits at the Oakland Pier, in Oakland (Alameda County), California. People crowd the dock; Treasure...
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    • 1938
    • Bond, Colo. opening of Dotsero Cutoff

    • Men, women, and children crowd Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks in Bond, Eagle County, Colorado, at a dedication ceremony for the Dotsero Cutoff. Bunting, speakers, and a United States flag top a bandstand; people have tripod cameras,...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • June 16, 1934
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-197] [Camp Nizhoni], [ARL-198] [Jessie Sharp], [ARL-199] [Mother Gross], [ARL-200] [Camp Nizhoni]." The photographic prints on album page show: Mother Gross, Frances Elliott and an unknown African...
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    • [between 1937 and 1940]
    • Globeville Branch

    • Group portrait at the Globeville Branch of the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; children, women and men pose with eyes shut.
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    • Camp Nizhoni

    • African American teenage campers and counselors pose while a counselor photographs them with a box camera at Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They all wear either long or short dresses.
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    • [between 1937 and 1940]
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-208], [ARL-209] and [ARL-210] Camp Nizhoni - unidentified woman, [ARL-211] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: an unidentified African American camp counselor; a group of African...
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    • [between 1937 and 1940]
    • Civic Center Christmas decorations

    • Shows a Christmas tree and decorations in Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado. The decorated and lighted City and County Building is in the background.
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    • 1939
    • Unidentified residence, fireplace room

    • Interior view of a living room and fireplace in an unidentified residence designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, in possibly Cherry Hills Village (Arapahoe County), Colorado. The modern style room has exposed wood beam rafters on the vaulted ceiling,...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1939?]
    • Garden Center

    • View of the Club House at Garden Center Park, at West Alameda Avenue and Kalamath Streets, in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows flagstone planters, a lily pond, and beds of petunias. A car is by the pergola; the building has a tile...
    • Milligan, Edward William, 1869-
    • 1941 August 10
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman gathers reeds for mats on the reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Arthur E. Johnson residence, bar

    • Interior view of the bar in the Arthur E. Johnson residence, designed in the modern style by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 515 Race Street in Denver, Colorado. The bar has wood paneling, a metal pipe is mounted above the bar with vinyl hand rests....
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1939?]
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman carries a bundle of reeds on her back as she walks in a field on the reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. A man stands near a parked automobile in the field.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-160], [ARL-161] and [ARL-162] The first heavy rain of the season washed away our bridge, making it impossible to get to the station. The train had to stop at the old crossing, and the girls, baggage...
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Albany Hotel lobby

    • Interior view of the lobby at the Albany Hotel, after remodeling designed by architect Burnham Hoyt, at 17th (Seventeenth) and Stout Streets in Denver, Colorado. The modern style lobby has rounded support pillars and an open second story, or...
    • Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    • [1936]
    • Potawatomi woman

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman dips straw reeds into a kettle on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. The kettle is suspended from a wooden frame by a chain. A wire fence and a pile of lumber are nearby.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Passengers look out windows as a group of African American campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near a D.& R.G.W. Railroad train near Lincoln Hills. The campers and counselors wear pants, shorts, dresses...
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman weaves straw reeds and string for mats on the Potawatomi reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman weaves a straw reed mat on a wooden loom on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman weaves a straw reed mat on a wooden loom on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]

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