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    • Man in row boat on Grand Lake

    • A man, possibly Joseph Collier, sits in a wood row boat on the shore of Grand Lake in Grand County, Colorado. He wears a hat and has a beard. Several ridges of mountains are in the distance on the far side of the lake.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1870 and 1877?]
    • Navajo Indians

    • A Native American (Navajo) family, a man, women, and children, pose outdoors near a log house, Arizona or New Mexico. Two women have their backs to the camera.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 1

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943 September 30
    • Portrait of a man and two women

    • Studio portrait of two women and a man with their backs to the camera. The man, who sits between the two women, wears a straw hat and faces straight ahead. The faces of the two women are shown in profile. One woman wears a light colored print dress...
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Canon Avenue

    • Scene in Manitou Springs, Colorado, looking southeast; shows backs of the Cliff House Hotel and the the Johnny Nolon house. In the foreground, the lawn is ornamented by small trees and the stone buffalo originally in front of the Johnny Nolon's...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Central City. 1860-1869

    • Several storefronts face Main and Eureka streets in early day Central City, Colorado, probably in the early 1860s. Among the businesses are a clothing store, a hardware store and a concert hall with billiard rooms. Several horse-drawn wagons travel...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Railroad in Blackhawk

    • A trestle near the Running Lode Mine shafthouse in Blackhawk, Colorado, enabled trains from the Colorado and Southern Railroad Company to cross the gulch in the foreground. Smoke puffs from the front engine of the train crossing the trestle. A set...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [1900?]
    • Watertown Library, New York

    • Water from the Black River pours over a ledge in Watertown, New York. The backs of several businesses stand on the edge of the river, including a furniture store in the foreground and a glass manufacturer in the background. A person climbs up a...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1905 and 1925?]
    • Gene Luby of Eagle & C.L. Danielson

    • Gene Luby and C.L. Danielson of Basalt, Colorado, pose in front of a brick building. Luby wears trousers, a long-sleeved shirt, suspenders, and a tie. Danielson wears a suit, shirt, a t-shirt under the shirt, and a hat. Both men hold their arms...
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    • [1955?]
    • Eagle Canyon

    • An engine runs in reverse with a full head of steam, as it backs a work train up the grade outside the upper portal of East Belden Tunnel, on the new Denver and Rio Grande Western main line, Eagle County, Colorado. Buildings of Gilman show on upper...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [1907]
    • Indians Pueblo

    • View of the backs of Native American Hopi male dancers wearing belted kilts, bustles with feathers and faces painted on them, body paint and feather headdresses; standing on a slope, Hopi Reservation, Arizona.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • West High School motion picture project filming

    • Photograph of filming during Denver's West High School's motion picture project entitled "How to Find a Job in Denver". Two male students stand with their backs to the camera while they work the motion picture camera and lights. A female students...
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    • 1939
    • At fire of 10/23/66

    • During a fire in Brighton, Colorado, the backs of two firemen are in the foreground; letters on one's coat read "West Adams County Fire Dept," and on his hat "WAC;" the other's reads "BFD." Both face a crane that reaches to the top of a brick...
    • Brock, Howard.
    • 1966 [October 23]
    • Indian sun dance

    • Native American (Dakota) men, women and children are gathered in a circle under a buffalo skin shelter for a Sun Dance in probably North or South Dakota. Dancers wear feather headdresses, earrings, loincloths and body paint. Some dancers have...
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
    • [1875 January 2]
    • Dining room, Crawford Hill house

    • View of a dining room in the Crawford Hill house at 969 Sherman Avenue, in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The room has carved a Tudor style table and chairs. The table has bun feet, carved lion legs and carved stretchers. The...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Edison School kindergarten students painting

    • Photograph of three unidentified kindergarten students during painting time at Edison Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. One girl and a boy stand at the easels painting. Their backs are turned to the camera and are wearing smocks. Another...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1949
    • Philips School physical education class

    • Photograph of a physical education class at Philips Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. A class of older students sit on the gym floor looking at a raised platform. On the platform is a teacher with two students. The two students with with...
    • Source unknown..
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    • Stedman School students in library

    • Photograph of students reading in the library of Stedman Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. An entire class of students sit at the tables in the library. Their backs are to the camera and they face the librarian. At the front of the library...
    • Source unknown..
    • 1949
    • Watertown, New York

    • The backs of several buildings stand along a calm canal slightly above the Black River in Watertown, New York. Water from the canal spills over a ledge into the river. A sign advertising Owl Cigars for 5 cents hangs on the side of a building in the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [between 1905 and 1925?]
    • Dining room, Crawford Hill house

    • View of a dining room in the Crawford Hill house at 969 Sherman Avenue in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The room has a fireplace lined with marble, and a mantel supported by columns. The room has wood floors and carved plaster...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • Nevadaville, Colo.

    • A large mine shafthouse stands in the foreground of this view of Nevadaville, Colorado, located north of Central City between Quartz and Gunnell hills in Gilpin County. The town's Episcopal and Methodist churches stand near each other at the far...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Central City Opera House interior

    • View, from the stage, of the seating section of the Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado. Rows of wooden chairs with arched backs and spindles are in three sections, with two aisles running from stage to lobby. Exit doors are on...
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    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Steele School students in class room

    • Photograph taken at the back of a class in session at Steele Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. All the students sit at their desks. Their hands crossed behind their backs. In the front of the class is a boy wearing a long conical hat. he...
    • J. Kai Photo Studio (Denver, Colo.)
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    • Hermanos Penitentes in field

    • View of a Hermanos Penitentes Good Friday ceremony in Northern New Mexico. A group of men hold crosses near a large wooden cross on a hillside. Shirtless men, in white slacks, flagellate themselves with whips and bleed from wounds on their backs.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Pile Hill

    • View of Pile Hill west of Apex in Gilpin County, Colorado; ruins of cabins are among rock and sparse trees. Cumulo nimbus thunderhead clouds fill the sky.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Central City, Colorado

    • in the left background. Fourteen men reportedly drowned in the Sleepy Hollow Mine in 1895 when water from an older and deeper mine burst through the wall between the two.; The shafthouse of the Gregory Buell Consolidated Mine and Milling Company...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1898 and 1900?]
    • Central City, Colo. 1890-1899 circ. (prints)

    • A horse-drawn carriage travels up Eureka Street in the foreground of this view of Central City, Colorado. The stone McFarlane & Company Foundry and Machine Shop is in the right foreground at the base of a hill. Tailings from the Huddleston Mine...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.;
    • [1899?]
    • Hallett School students at lunch

    • Photograph of students at Hallett Elementary School, in Denver, Colorado, during lunch at the cafeteria. Several students sit at a table eating their lunch. One boy walks toward the table carrying his tray of food. Three other students stand...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1951
    • C.S.P. class

    • Convicts at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, sit at a table in wooden chairs with numbers hand-written on the backs. They watch an instructor use a pointer on a chalkboard with labelled, anatomical details of the bovine reproductive...
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    • 1963
    • Central City, theaters, Opera House

    • Seen from the back of the auditorium, the seating area of the Central City Opera House in Central City, Colorado, is filled with wood chairs with arched backs. A wood partition separates the section below the balcony from the main floor. On either...
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    • [between 1932 and 1950?]
    • South High School Motion Picture Project archery

    • Photograph of three unidentified female students from South High School in Denver, Colorado standing in front of the school with bows and arrows. An unidentified male and female student stand with their backs to the camera filming the girls as...
    • Source unknown.
    • 1939
    • Snow along Creek - Eldora 1939

    • A large, snow-covered pine tree grows at an angle across a creek near Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado, in this snowy scene. Additional trees stand along the bank of the creek. Snow-covered rocks stand in the creek in the background.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1939?]
    • Dedication of the Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics

    • In Boulder, Colorado, arrangements of chrysanthemums flank the dais at this dedication ceremony at the University of Colorado at Boulder, with American and Colorado flags. An emblem reads: "University of Colorado;" has greek lettering, and depicts...
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    • 1965
    • U.S.S. Denver at time of launching

    • The U.S.S. Denver backs out to sea at its commissioning ceremony, in Camden, New Jersey. People crowd the foreground, railings of the drydock, and the bow of the ship, which is draped in bunting. Men work in track-mounted cranes, in the upper...
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    • April 4, 1942
    • Women's Christian Temperance Union convention

    • Officers of the Women's Christian Temperance Union pose at the annual convention in Pueblo, Colorado. A few of the members identified include: Anna E. Keenan, Adrianna Hungerford, and Marie B. Nichols.
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    • 1928, October
    • High School students in art class

    • Photograph of several students in an art class at an unidentified high school in Denver, Colorado. The students sit with their backs to the camera, with one male student sitting the corner with his back to the other students. Examples of...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1890
    • Teller School Indian project

    • Photograph of several young children at Teller Elementary School in Denver, Colorado during the 1937-1938 school year class Indian project. In the background is a tepee and several trees made from paper. All of the students are wearing paper fringe...
    • Martin, A.C.
    • 1937
    • A morning promenade, Oraibi, Hopi Reservation, Arizona

    • Native American (Hopi) mothers, near a kiva, Oraibi, Third Mesa, Arizona, have babies wrapped in blankets on their backs; each mother holds the hand of another child. Shows pueblo buildings and ladders.
    • Keystone View Company.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Girls on a fence (back)

    • Group portrait of girls on a rail fence at the Kennicott Ranch in Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado; they have their backs to the camera and wear dresses with pleats, blouses with ruffles, wide brim hats, and pony tail hair styles.
    • Kennicott, Eugenia Ransom.
    • [between 1899 and 1903?]
    • Tlingit women

    • View of four Native American (Tlingit) women sitting on a stone sidewalk with their backs resting against the side of a clapboard building, probably Alaska. They are engaged in basket weaving and have some of their wares on display in front of...
    • Towne, B. C.
    • [between 1884 and 1895]
    • Adams Hotel

    • View of the Dutch Room in the Adams Hotel at 1800 Welton Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows wooden tables and wooden captain's chairs with leather seats and backs in the dining room. Beer steins sit on a plate rail above wooden paneling. A...
    • Snyder, David C.
    • 1953 Jan. 9
    • Omaha Dance

    • View of the backs of Omaha dancers forming a circle with other Native American Sioux and whites on the main street of the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The dancers wear roaches, headdresses, bustles, breechcloths and leather belts with bells;...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • [1891]
    • Types of Mohave Indians

    • Two Native American (Mohave Apache) men pose in Arizona. The men have long braids in front and long hair down their backs. They wear loincloths and pose beside rocks and the Colorado River.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
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    • Staff of Denver Public Library on High School steps

    • Well dressed Denver Public Library staff posing on Denver, Colorado High School steps are identified as: "Standing at right rear: Florence Irene Willard and Helen F. Ingersoll - students in training class, George M. Lee -- head of accessions, Ralph...
    • Brooks, Percy E.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Cimmarone [i.e. Cimarron] pack train, Sneffels

    • View of a pack train of burros, with materials and supplies on their backs, in Sneffels (Ouray County), Colorado. Shows wood frame buildings; Stony Mountain is in the distance.
    • Jones, Vaughan.
    • 1896 July
    • Joe Vanderburg (Yellow Rock)

    • Joe Vanderburg (also knwn as Yellow Rock), a Native American man on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, dances in a field on the reservation. He wears a striped loincloth and several long, beaded necklaces. Strips of fur and bells...
    • Boos, Edward H.
    • [1907]

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