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    • Circus Parade

    • A circus parade on "F" Street in Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado, features an ornate circus wagon and elephants wearing howdahs. Spectators line the sidewalks; ornate brick business buildings have awnings and signs: "T. B. Hays wholesale and...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Circus parades--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Elephants--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Spectators--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Salida--1880-1890.
    • 1880
    • Barnum's elephants in winter-quarters

    • An elephant pushes a railroad car with its head during a snowstorm; a trainer stands nearby. In a border, P.T. Barnum circus elephants are trained to use props and perform tricks.
    • P.T. Barnum (Firm)--1880-1890.; Animal training--1880-1890.; Circus animals--1880-1890.; Circuses & shows--American--1880-1890.; Elephants--1880-1890.
    • 1883 January 27
    • Circus

    • Spectators stand near a procession of donkey and horse drawn wagons with wooden cages, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The wooden cages contain circus performers. One woman stands on the backs of a two...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cages--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Circus parades--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Circus

    • Men dressed as clowns pose on burros and on horseback near a circus tent, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The men wear hats and face paint. The horse wears pants on his front legs.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Clowns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Circus

    • Members of a brass band pose with their instruments near a circus tent, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Instruments include drums, a trombone, cymbals and a trumpet, The men stand near a tall-sided horse...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Bands--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1898
    • Circus

    • Four people dressed in union suits with large tiger masks that cover the entire head pose near a circus tent, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. Three people stand on their hands and knees, one stands.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Masks--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • 1898
    • Circus

    • Men and women sit in a four wheel buggy decorated with greenery as part of the Sunflower (Flower) Festival in Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The buggy is hitched to a two horse team with a decorated yoke. The women hold umbrellas. The...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Parades &...
    • 1898
    • Circus

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men who are dressed as giraffes pose near a circus tent, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The men hold the necks of the costume with long poles. The costume is attached to...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Circuses & shows--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Costumes--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Colorado...
    • 1898
    • Heraldo Annual: 1901

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1901.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1901
    • Co. H, 1st Colorado infantry, Camp Elkton

    • Company H, First Colorado Infantry, pose with rifles at Camp Elkton, Cripple Creek, Teller County, Colorado during the Western Federation of Miners strike. Shows buildings with signs: "Hen[ry] George, Cigar" and circus advertisements for "Tuesday...
    • Cripple Creek Strike, Cripple Creek, Colo., 1903-1904.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Miners' strikes--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Mining--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.; Soldiers--American--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • 1903
    • Arrow, Colo. on the Moffat Road

    • Arrow, Colorado (formerly Arrowhead), and Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later Denver and Salt Lake) passenger train; shows standard gauge tracks and switches, town behind depot, women standing on track, a dining room a restaurant,...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mountain railroads--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1910.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Arrow--1900-1910.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • 1905
    • The Annual: The North Side High School 1906

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1906
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1906
    • The Annual: Denver High School North-Side 1909

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1909
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1909
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1909

    • 1909 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909
    • Manual Annual: 1909

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1909
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1909
    • Manualian: 1910

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1910.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1910
    • Man on a circus horse

    • A circus equestrian sits on a horse that kneels with one leg extended near a circus wagon at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The man is dressed in a jacket and pants, with a side stripe, and he holds a cap in his hand. A...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Trick riding--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • N.D.H.S. Annual: 1911

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1911
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • Manual Annual: 1911

    • Yearbook for Denver Manual Training High School 1911.
    • Manual High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1911
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates a signal (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates a signal (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates a hand signal (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates a signal (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates a signal (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates signals (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • N.D.H.S. Annual: 1913

    • North Denver High School yearbook for 1913
    • Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1913
    • Buffalo Bill's hand signals

    • William Frederick Cody (Buffalo Bill) demonstrates a signal (probably) used for directing his shows in the Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, a part of the Sells Floto Circus.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Celebrities--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Signals & signaling--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1913
    • Elephant stampede

    • Scene of an elephant stampede in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada shows collapsed bleachers within the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show circus tent. Two women stand in the wreckage in long dresses and hats.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Disasters--1910-1920.; Winnipeg (Man.)--1910-1920.; Debris--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Stampedes--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Women--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.
    • 1913 [July 30]
    • Elephant stampede

    • View of collapsed bleachers after an elephant stampede in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Workers pose near the bleachers in the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show tent. Daylight from outside the tent illuminates the wreckage.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Disasters--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Disasters--1910-1920.; Winnipeg (Man.)--1910-1920.; Debris--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Employees--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.; Stampedes--Canada--Winnipeg--1910-1920.
    • 1913 July 30
    • Devlin Zouaves, Sells Floto Buffalo Bill Show

    • The Devlin's Zouaves, performers for the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, parade down a street in Pasadena (Los Angeles County), California. Some of the Zouaves carry drums, others carry rifles over their shoulders. All of the...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Pasadena (Calif.)--1900-1920.; Circus parades--California--Pasadena--1900-1920.; Circus...
    • 1914
    • Ogdon [sic], Utah

    • Performers from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show gather around Charles Orville "Dutch" Walters in a moment of camaraderie. The men sit and stand in a field in Ogden (Weber County), Utah. Men dressed as a cowboy and...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Ogden (Utah)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Costumes--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.;...
    • 1914
    • Buffalo Bill Himself Warpath

    • Reproduction of advertising bill; airbrushed letters read: "Buffalo Bill Himself Warpath." Fine print reads: "Copyright 1914 Sells-Floto Shows Co." and "The Sells-Floto Company Owner."
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Public relations--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Public relations--1910-1920.; Advertising--1910-1920.; Posters--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914
    • Sells Floto, Buffalo Bill Circus

    • Panoramic, group portrait of members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, dressed in costumes and uniforms. Men, women and children performers include: clowns with face paint; North American Indians, one with a coup stick...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.; Cowgirls--1910-1920.; Zouaves--1900-1920.; Buffalo Bill,...
    • 1914
    • Devlins Zouaves

    • Panoramic, group portrait of members of Devlin's Zouaves, performers for the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. H. C. Devlin wears a jacket with shoulder boards, and a cap that reads "Devlin." The Zouaves hold rifles and wear...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Zouaves--1900-1920.; Devlin, H. C.
    • 1914
    • Snowing, Baker City, Oregon

    • Members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show stand, in the snow, near a train in Baker City (Baker County), Oregon. The men wear hats and coats. The passenger car behind them is inscribed with "Sells Floto."
    • Circus trains--Oregon--Baker City--1910-1920.; Baker City (Or.)--1910-1920.; Employees--Oregon--Baker City--1910-1920.; Men--Oregon--Baker City--1910-1920.; Railroads--Oregon--Baker City--1910-1920.; Snow--Oregon--Baker City--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • K.C. King, Sells Floto Circus, mailman

    • K.C. King delivers mail to men and women, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A leather mail bag inscribed with: "U.S. Mail" is slung over King's shoulder and he holds letters in his hands. Circus trailers with...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Correspondence--1910-1920.; Employees--1910-1920.; Letter carriers--1910-1920.; King, K. C.
    • 1914
    • Lincoln Sightseeing Co., San Francisco, Cal.

    • Members of the Devlin's Zouaves, part of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in a sightseeing bus in San Francisco (Alameda County), California. The young men all wear caps or hats and suit coats with ties and dress...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Tour buses--California--San Francisco--1910-1920.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Buses--California--San...
    • 1914 Apr. 24
    • Redlands, Calif.

    • A crowd gathers near the train tracks in Redlands (San Bernardino County), California as the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show circus train arrives. The flatbed rail cars carry ornate circus trailers and personnel. A Ford car and...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Equipment & supplies--1910-1920.; Circus trains--California--Redlands--1910-1920.; Redlands (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circuses &...
    • 1914 April 4
    • The City of Denver: Volume 2 Number 9, 1914 February 14

    • 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.
    • 1914 February 14
    • East Denver High School: 1915

    • 1915 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1915
    • Auditorium, Oakland, Calif.

    • Devlin's Zouaves with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in the Oakland Auditorium in Oakland (Alameda County), California. They wear jackets with an appliqued pattern on the front and sleeves and slacks.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Oakland (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Auditoriums--California--Oakland--1910-1920.; Circus...
    • 1915
    • Sells Floto, Buffalo Bill himself, show

    • Floyd Irwin and Hugh Clark, a trick rider and roper with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, ride horseback in a parade near brick buildings. The Cowboys wear cowboy hats, and woolies (chaps). Other members of the cast are in...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus parades--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Clothing & dress--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • Desert in Arizona, dinner

    • Members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill,s Wild West Show, meet near Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad cars in Arizona. The men are gathered in a group away from makeshift tables and benches set for a meal. Napkins, flatware and...
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Discussion--1910-1920.; Employees--1910-1920.; Railroads--1910-1920.; Tables--1910-1920.
    • 1915 Apr. 7
    • Auditorium, Oakland, Calif.

    • Devlin's Zouaves pose in the Oakland Civic Auditorium in Oakland (Alameda County), California. The men kneel with one knee on the ground as they salute with their left hand. The troupe, with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show,...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Oakland (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--California--Oakland--1910-1920.; Circuses &...
    • 1915 May
    • 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
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 1, 1918 March

    • 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.
    • 1918 March

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