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    • Burning weeds

    • View of City employees in Denver, Colorado, burning weeds by a wooden fence.
    • Prescribed burning--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Vegetation management--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Weeds--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Lynch mob and victim

    • Members of a lynch mob gather around the charred body of victim, Will Brown, a Black man, in Omaha, Nebraska. From Orville D Menard's “Lest We Forget: The Lynching of Will Brown, Omaha’s 1919 Race Riot,” "A riot-crazed mob stormed the burning...
    • Omaha (Neb.)--1910-1920.; African Americans--Nebraska--Omaha--1910-1920.; Lynchings--Nebraska--Omaha--1910-1920.
    • September 28, 1919
    • East High spotlight: vol 28 no 10

    • 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.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1942 February
    • Hilltopper, Volume 1 Number 2

    • Neighborhood newsletter highlighting Capitol Hill businesses and interests.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1954 March 4
    • Ku Klux Klan members and a burning cross

    • Two women and a man, members of the Ku Klux Klan, stand near a burning cross at night probably in Denver, Colorado. They wear hoods and robes.
    • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cross burning--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Masks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1921 and 1930]
    • Windows of First Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver, Colorado

    • Book created by Rev. Raymond A Waser regarding the significance of the windows in the First Plymouth Congregational Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Glass painting and staining.; Christian art and symbolism.; Church architecture.; First Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943
    • Burning of Tondo District Manila.P.I. Feb 1899.

    • Front left inside cover of photo album, photo of houses, river and boats, smoke in background
    • Spanish-American War, 1898--History--Pictorial works.; Soldiers--Philippines--History--Pictorial works.
    • circa 1898-1899
    • Burning of Julesburg, C.T.

    • Photoprint of a drawing of the 1865 siege of Julesburg, Colorado in Weld County shows smoke billowing from burning buildings, as Native Americans on horses watch.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Julesburg--1860- 1870.; Julesburg (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Fires--Colorado--Julesburg--1860-1870.
    • [1865]
    • Colo. Midland Presidential New Castle

    • View of Colorado Midland train and engine no. 15, the Presidential Special, on the tracks in New Castle (Garfield County), Colorado. The front of the locomotive is decorated with a shield and bunting. The train depot and Burning Mountain are in the...
    • Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919--Journeys.; Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Burning Mountain (Garfield County, Colo.)--1890-1910.; New Castle (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Festive decorations--Colorado--New Castle--1890-1910.; Railroad...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Forest fires in the west, the burning of Peshtigo

    • People on foot or on horseback flee a forest fire at Peshtigo (Marinette County), Wisconsin. Men, women and children crowd into flatboats on the Peshtigo River. Shows burning trees and frame buildings, smoke and flames. Cows, pigs, sheep, and...
    • Peshtigo (Wis.)--1870-1880.; Peshtigo River (Wis.); Forest fires--Wisconsin--Peshtigo--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wisconsin--Peshtigo--1870-1880.; Ruins--Wisconsin--Peshtigo--1870-1880.; Women & children--Wisconsin--Peshtigo--1870-1880.
    • 1871 November 25
    • Grubbing and burning sagebrush on John Hick's homestead near Craig, Colo.

    • Distant view of John Hick's homestead amidst sagebrush near Craig, Colorado; man & woman (in bonnet) clearing field of sage; small steep pitched wooden frame residence & outbuilding, background; burning uprooted sage.
    • Hick, John--Homes and haunts.; Sagebrush--Colorado--Craig--1910-1920.; Craig (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Dwellings--Colorado--Craig--1910-1920.
    • [between 1913 and 1915]
    • New Castle, Colo.

    • View down the unpaved main street in the town of New Castle (Garfield County), Colorado. Shows commercial storefronts and a dust cloud. Burning Mountain is in the distance.
    • Burning Mountain (Garfield County, Colo.)--1900-1910.; New Castle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial Streets--Colorado--New Castle--1900-1910.; Dirt roads--Colorado--New Castle--1900-1910.
    • 1905
    • Ku Klux Klan burning cross on Ruby Hill

    • View of a burning cross on Ruby Hill, in Denver, Colorado; a man in Ku Klux Klan uniform and hood is to the side.
    • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Meetings--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cross burning--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Ku Klux Klan rally

    • Ku Klux Klan members and burning crosses encircle a crowd of people at "Kastle Mountain," near Denver, Colorado. Spectators sit in folding chairs.
    • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Meetings--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cross burning--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Meetings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1925
    • Burning Rock cut, Green River Valley

    • Two men stand on the edge of the Burning Rock Cut, a Union Pacific railroad cut, under construction in the Green River Valley Area of Utah. A mule drawn wagon and construction workers are on the far side of the cut. Buttes and a desolate landscape...
    • Union Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Emery County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Green River Valley (Utah)--1870-1880.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Utah--Emery County--1870-1880.; Railroad cuts--Utah--Emery County--1870-1880.
    • 1870
    • Hermanos Penitentes

    • Unidentifed members of Hermanos Penitentes pose near a wood stove in their adobe morada in Costilla County, Colorado. Shows young, middle aged and old men.
    • Hermanos Penitentes--People--2000-2010.; Hispanic Americans--2000-2010.; Mexican Americans--2000-2010.; Costilla County (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Interiors.; Older people.; Vigil, Teresa--Pictorial works.; Hermanos Penitentes--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • [2005 March 25]
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • In this view toward the southwest in Leadville, Colorado, the burning Lake County Courthouse and Court Exchange Bar on the west side of Harrison Avenue can be seen. Fireman with hoses spray the smoking buildings. The two story brick Courthouse with...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • In this view of the burning Court Exchange Bar on the west side of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, dark smoke billows from the building while townspeople look on from the street. Men holding a firehose spray water through a window. A chef...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • In this view of the burning Court Exchange Bar and the buildings between the Lake County Courthouse and the Fox Theater on the west side of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, dark smoke billows from the courthouse while townspeople look on...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Theaters--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Ku Klux Klan rally

    • Klansmen exchange documents with one another in front of a burning cross and an American flag as other members of the group watch at a rally of the Boulder Chapter of the Ku Klux Klan in Boulder County, Colorado.
    • Ku Klux Klan (1915- )--Meetings--1920-1930.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Fraternal organizations--Colorado--Boulder--1920-1930.; Meetings--Colorado--Boulder--1920-1930.
    • [1925?]
    • Julesburg, Colorado

    • Photoprint of a copy of an ink drawing of Julesburg, Colorado in Sedgwick County, where Indians mounted on horses watch as the buildings of the town burn.
    • Julesburg (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Fires--Colorado--Julesburg--1860-1870.
    • February 2, 1865
    • Colorado State College of Education

    • Thick, black smoke billows out of the roof of burning Cranford Hall, administrative building on the campus of Colorado State College of Education (now the University of Northern Colorado and formerly the State Normal School, Colorado Teachers...
    • Colorado State College of Education--1940-1950.; Greeley (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Greeley--1940-1950.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Greeley--1940-1950.
    • 1949 March 7
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • View southwest towards the burning Lake County Courthouse and Court Exchange Bar on the west side of Harrison Avenue, Leadville, Colorado. Firemen with hoses spray smoking buildings. The two-story brick Courthouse has a low hip roof and central...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942
    • Coal strike explosion

    • Men stand near a building destroyed by miners at the time of the U.M.W.A. strike against C.F. & I. in Las Animas County, Colorado. Shows a building with a smokestack destroyed by an explosion, piles of logs and smoke from burning debris. Men pose...
    • Colorado Fuel and Iron Company--Strikes--1910-1920.; United Mine Workers of America--Strikes--1910-1920.; Las Animas County (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Explosions.; Miners' strikes.; Mining.; Ruins.; Coal strike, Colo., 1910-1920.
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    • Cipriano Gallegos and Mayor Hickenlooper

    • American GI Forum Mile High Chapter Commander Cipriano Griego and Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper set fire to rolled up papers during the AGIF Mortgage burning ceremony at AGIF headquarters at 1717 Federal Boulevard in the West Colfax neighborhood, ...
    • American GI Forum (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Hispanic Americans--2000-2010.; Mayors--Colorado--Denver.; Veteran's organizations.; Griego, Cipriano--Pictorial works.; Hickenlooper, John W.--Pictorial works.; American GI Forum (Denver,...
    • 2008 February 29
    • Fire, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a fire near Georgetown, Colorado. A long one-story wood construction building is engulfed in flames, with smoke billowing into the air, and is seen from a distance from behind a large pile of mine tailings. A series of telephone poles cut...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1970.
    • [between 1940-1970?]
    • Lake County Courthouse fire

    • In this view of the burning Court Exchange Bar on the west side of Harrison Avenue in Leadville, Colorado, dark smoke billows from the building while townspeople look on from the street. Men holding a firehose spray water through a window. A chef...
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.; Fires--Colorado--Leadville--1940-1950.
    • 1942 June 29
    • Tiny Town

    • Harry Altig, engineer, drives engine No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine with passenger and freight cars and a caboose, around the miniature village of Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Tiny Town (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miniature cities & towns--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Altig, George.
    • July 8, 1947
    • Fire, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a fire near Georgetown, Colorado. A long one-story wood construction building is engulfed in flames, with smoke billowing into the air, and is seen from a distance from behind a large pile of mine tailings. A series of telephone poles cut...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1970.
    • [between 1940-1970?]
    • Tiny Town

    • Harry Altig, engineer, drives engine No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine with passenger and freight cars and a caboose around the miniature village of Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Tiny Town (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miniature cities & towns--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Altig, George.
    • July 8, 1947
    • Fire, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a fire near Georgetown, Colorado. A long one-story wood construction building is engulfed in flames, with smoke billowing into the air, and is seen from a distance from behind a large pile of mine tailings. A series of telephone poles cut...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Fires--Colorado--Georgetown--1940-1970.
    • [between 1940-1970?]
    • Martin Music Store of Loveland, Colorado when organs of the old style were in demand.

    • Henry Martin stands inside his music store with another man, Loveland, Colorado. The interior includes: two ornate wood craved parlor organs, pedal music players, music rolls, and a wood burning stove.
    • Loveland (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Loveland--1880-1890.; Music stores--Colorado--Loveland--1880-1890.; Organs--Colorado--Loveland--1880-1890.; Martin, Henry.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Nov. 5, 1884, Silver Plume

    • The view, looking west, of Silver Plume, Colorado, after the fire on November 4, 1884, shows burned foundations that previously housed the town's central business district. Men survey the damage along Main Street; a carriage in the near foreground...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.; Fires--Colorado--Silver Plume--1880-1890.
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    • Tiny Town

    • Train No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine, pulls passenger and freight cars and a caboose around the village of Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Harry Altig, engineer in cab checks on his passengers. Sunny...
    • Tiny Town (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Children--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Girls--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature cities & towns--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • 1947 July 8
    • Julesburg Stage Station

    • Photo of a drawing of the Julesburg Number 2 stage stop in Julesburg, Colorado in Sedgwick County. Pedestrians are on the dirt road in the foreground. Tents are pitched next to wood-frame buildings. A stagecoach is in front of the building.
    • Julesburg (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Grand salon

    • Interior detail view of a burning fireplace in the Grand Trianon, formerly called Claremont, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, includes a large mirror above the mantle. It casts a reflection of the imperial Russian Palace chandelier with...
    • Giddings, Ralph--Homes & haunts.; McLaren, Thomas--Homes & haunts.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Chandeliers--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1960-1970.; Fireplaces--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1960-1970.; Interiors--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1963 December 8
    • Fort Lewis, kitchen

    • A woman in a checkered apron poses with a water kettle in a kitchen at Fort Lewis High School (later Fort Lewis College) in Hesperus (La Plata County), Colorado. Shows a wood burning stove, a serving cart on wheels and pots and pans suspended from...
    • Fort Lewis High School (Hesperus, Colo.)--Facilities--1910-1920.; Hesperus (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cooks--Colorado--Hesperus--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Hesperus--1910-1920.; Kitchens--Colorado--Hesperus--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1911 and 1913?]
    • Wash day in a United States Geological Survey camp

    • View of a large kettle beside canvas tents at a United States Geological Survey camp in either Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Oil shale burns under a laundry kettle.
    • Geological Survey (U.S.)--People--1910-1920.; Oil-shales--Colorado--1910-1920.; Campfires--Colorado--1910-1920.; Camping--Colorado--1910-1920.; Expeditions & surveys--Colorado--1910-1920.; Tents--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914?
    • Tiny Town

    • Sunny Marie Francis and Jerald Lee Fitzmier look on from beside Train No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine pulling passenger and freight cars and a caboose around the village of Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County,...
    • Tiny Town (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Miniature cities & towns--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Railroad locomotives--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Altig, Harry.; Fitzmier, Jerald Lee.; Francis,...
    • 1947 July 8
    • Destruction of Julesburg 1865 by Indians

    • Photoprint of a drawing of the 1865 siege of Julesburg, Colorado in Weld County shows smoke billowing out of burning buildings, as Native Americans on horses watch.
    • Julesburg (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Fires--Colorado--Julesburg--1860-1870.
    • 1865
    • Tiny Town

    • Engineer Harry Altig drives Train No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine, across a bridge in Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado. Jerald Lee Fitzmier rides behind him on top of the tender.
    • Tiny Town (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Boys--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Bridges--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature cities & towns--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Tiny Town--1940-1950.; Railroad...
    • July 8, 1947
    • Cabin interior, Gore Range, "Our breakfast on top"

    • Interior view of a miner's cabin in the Gore Range, Colorado, shows three men preparing to eat their breakfast. One man stands at a wood burning stove and tends his food while two others sit at a table eating. Cans of "Java" are on the table.
    • Cookery--Colorado--1880-1900.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--1880-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--1880-1900.; Miners--Colorado--1880-1900.; Mining--Colorado--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Wyatt School pioneer project

    • Photograph of an unidentified boy and girl sitting in an replica of the interior of a log cabin at Wyatt Elementary School in Denver, Colorado. The boy is dressed in a burlap replica of buckskins. He stands with his foot on a soap crate chair. ...
    • Wyatt School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1935
    • Advertising photo; woman with stove

    • A woman leans against a wood burning stove in this studio created advertisement for the stove. She wears a long skirt, blouse and a top hat. A pot is on the top burners and the oven door is open to display a dish.
    • Advertisements--1890-1910.; Stoves--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Miniature train at Tiny Town

    • The engineer takes engine No. 1700, a small scaled coal burning steam engine with sightseers in passenger cars on a ride around the miniature village of Tiny Town, Turkey Creek Canyon, Jefferson County, Colorado.
    • Tiny Town (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Children--Colorado--Tiny Town--1920-1940.; Miniature cities & towns--Colorado--Tiny Town--1920-1940.; Miniature railroads--Colorado--Tiny Town--1920-1940.
    • [between 1927 and 1937]

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