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    • Summer afternoon [art original].

    • Scene near Lyons, Colorado.
    • Painting, American.; Summer in art.; Lyons (Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Oil paintings.
    • [n.d.]
    • George L. Beam

    • George Lytle Beam, self portrait, head to knees with hands in his trouser pockets; he wears a suit with waist coat, vest, bow tie and pince-nez eyeglasses.
    • Photographers--1890-1900.; Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1893?
    • Denver Theater premiere of "Silver Dollar"

    • View of people at a premiere of the movie "Silver Dollar," at the Denver Theater, in Denver, Colorado. A woman models a costume used in the biographical film about Baby Doe Tabor.
    • Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Motion picture premieres--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Tabor, Silver Dollar, 1889-1925.--Portrayals.
    • 1932, December 2
    • Tom Hughes, early day photographer in Meeker

    • Seated portrait of Tom Hughes, taken in Mrs. William A Keller's front room of the ranch house outside of Meeker, near Coal Creek, Rio Blanco County, Colorado. A ornate rug serves as a backdrop, other props includes a small marble top table with a...
    • Keller, William A.--Family--Homes & haunts.; Meeker (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hughes, Tom.
    • between 1897 and 1898
    • A cow boys funeral

    • Cowboys gather around a grave site of a fellow cowboy. They hold their hats and some hold shovels. Their horses are behind them.
    • Cowboys--1890-1910.; Funeral rites & ceremonies--1890-1910.; Graves--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • General Sam Houston, Governor of Texas, photographed by Brady.

    • Image on Harper's weekly page shows a bust portrait of Sam Houston. Houston has curly hair and mutton chops, and wears a suit, silk bow tie and a woven overcoat. He wears rings and poses with a cane and a hat.
    • Governors--Texas--1860-1870.; Houston, Sam, 1793-1863.
    • 1861 March 30
    • Curtis - Muggers

    • Ida Younger, a Denver Sheriff's Department Deputy Sheriff and judo expert, demonstrates a technique used to escape an assailant in Denver, Colorado. She smashes her elbow backward at 300-pound "attacker," Deputy Denver Sheriff Denis "Tiny"...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Martial arts--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Self-defense--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Sheriffs--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1970-1980.; Laughlin, Denis.; Younger, Ida.
    • 1970 March 18
    • Canon City pioneers [graphic]

    • A group of men pose in Canon City, Colorado. Standing are: B. F. Rockafellow, C. W. Talbot, J. C. Palmer, A. W. Duggan, A. Coburn, Geo. W. Griffin, W. A. Sturup, James Noble, H. C. Beckham, Augustus Sartor. Seated are: Chas. Pauls, Eugene Weston,...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Men--Colorado--Canon City--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Miss Annie Oakley, little sure shot, Buffalo Bill's Wild West

    • Full standing portrait of Phoebe Anne "Annie Oakley" Moses with her shotguns, pistols and shooting competition medals. She wears a hat and a fringed skirt with floral applique.
    • Cowgirls--1890-1900.; Medals--1890-1900.; Oakley, Annie, 1860-1926.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Two Strike

    • Bust portrait of Two Strike (Two Strikes, Nomkahpa), a Native American (Brule Sioux) man. Two Strike poses with probably a wool blanket wrapped around his shoulders.
    • Brulé Indians--1900-1910.; Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Tribal chiefs--United States--1900-1910.; Two Strike, 1832-1915.
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    • Hoop On The Forehead - Apsaroke

    • Portrait (profile) of Hoop on the Forehead (Ahiwahuwishesh), an elderly Native American (Apsaroke Crow) man; he wears earrings, a hair knot, and a feather.
    • Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Hair ornaments--1900-1910.; Aged persons--1900-1910.; Earrings--1900-1910.; Hairstyles--1900-1910.; Men--1900-1910.; Hoop on the Forehead.
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    • Red Wing - Apsaroke

    • Portrait of Red Wing (Ahpishshish), a Native American (Apsaroke Crow) man; he wears face and hair paint, shell disks, heishi bead necklaces, a beaded shirt, and ermine fringe.
    • Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Fur--1900-1910.; Men--1900-1910.; Necklaces--1900-1910.; Shells--1900-1910.; Red Wing, Crow Indian.
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    • Bread - Apsaroke

    • Portrait of Bread (Mahuwush), a Native American (Apsaroke Crow) man; he wears a feather headdress with down and a quillwork headband.
    • Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Headdresses--1900-1910.; Men--1900-1910.; Bread, Crow Indian.
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    • Wolf Lies Down - Apsaroke

    • Portrait (profile) of Wolf Lies Down (Tset-hupsh), a Native American (Crow) man; he wears a hair ornament, hair paint and braids, wire earrings, and a shirt with fringe.
    • Crow Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Hair ornaments--1900-1910.; Earrings--1900-1910.; Men--1900-1910.; Warriors--1900-1910.; Wolf lies down.
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    • Slow Bull - Ogalala

    • Profile portrait of Slow Bull (Tatanka-hunkeshni) a Native American (Oglala Sioux) medicine man. Slow Bull wears feathers in his long hair, probably braids tied with woven cloth, and a shirt with beadwork panels and attached feathers.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Oglala Indians--1900-1910.; Hair ornaments--1900-1910.; Feathers--1900-1910.; Shamans--1900-1910.; Slow Bull.
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