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    • Wallace Brothers Circus

    • Black men, women, and girls pose on a platform at the Wallace Brothers Circus in front of painted canvas backdrops, writing reads "Georgia Minst[rel] ... Party." Shows a large triangle (instrument), white people look on.
    • African Americans--1910-1930.; Circuses & shows--1910-1930.; Girls--1910-1930.; Spectators--1910-1930.; Women--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • In front of the depot at Albuquerque, NM

    • Members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show pose in front ot the Atkinson Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad depot at the Hotel Alvarado in Albuquerque (Bernalillo County), New Mexico. The men wear overcoats and hats. The facade...
    • Alvarado Hotel (Albuquerque, N.M.)--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Albuquerque (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Employees--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1910-1920.; Men--New...
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • El Jebel (H. W. Baerresen)

    • View of the El Jebel Temple entry, 18th (Eighteenth) & Sherman Streets, in Denver, Colorado, local Masonic lodge of El Jebel Shriners. Features Moorish motifs, horseshoe arches, stone columns, quoins, and stained glass. A man is by the steps; sign...
    • Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America--Buildings.; El Jebel Temple (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Doors & doorways--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Fraternal...
    • [between 1907 and 1910?]
    • 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
    • Arrow, Colo. on the Moffat Road

    • Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway (later called Denver and Salt Lake) passenger train at Arrow, Colorado train station; dining room, Elk Saloon and rooms, Cottage Bar, hotel, and New England Kitchen are identifiable businesses; wooden frame...
    • Arrow (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Billboards--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad passenger cars--Colorado--1900-1920.; Railroad stations--Colorado--1900-1920.; Denver, Northwestern and Pacific Railway.
    • [between 1904 and 1913]
    • 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
    • Band

    • A band leader and members of a brass band practice in an open field. The band is made up of young men and boys probably from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Charles Orville Walters is second from the left.
    • Bands--1910-1920.; Boys--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Men--1910-1920.; Walters, Charles Orville.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Berkeley Oriental Theater

    • View of Miller Pharmacy and the Berkeley Oriental Theater near 44th (Forty-fourth) Avenue and Tennyson Street in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Automobiles are parked nearby. Signs read: "Miller Pharmacy," "Coca-Cola," "Roi-Tan...
    • Berkeley Oriental Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Miller Pharmacy (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Berkeley (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Drugstores--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [1936]
    • Canvas dropping

    • The top of a tent, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, billows as it drops from the wooden support poles to the ground.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--Facilities--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--Facilities--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west shows--1910-1920.
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    • Vallejo

    • Devlin's Zouaves in costume pose in front of an ornate circus wagon in Vallejo, (Solano County), California. The performing troupe, with the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, wear fez hats inscribed with "D" and "Z", baggy pants...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus wagons--California--Vallejo--1910-1920.; Vallejo (Calif.)--1910-1920.; Circus...
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    • Charles Walter[s] and North American Indian men

    • Charles Orville Walters and two North American Indian men, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stand in front of a circus tent. One of the men, in a headdress and breastplate, shows an object to Orville Walters who...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Clothing &...
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    • Grandpa Walters, Buffalo Bill Circus, Devlyn [sic] Zouaves

    • Two Devlin's Zouaves, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, hold rifles and pose in costume. The young man with a smile on the left is Charles Orville Walters. Both young men wear baggy pants, short jackets, sashes around...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.;...
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    • Loading 3 50 ft middle pieces at once

    • A group of workers wind a middle section of a tent, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, on a large spool mounted on a flatbed wagon. A foreman operates the controls; another tent is in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west...
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    • Loading whole round end

    • Workers roll a tent, from Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, on a large spool mounted on a flat bed wagon.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west...
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    • Wagon loaded time 4 1/2 minutes

    • People stand on and around a large spool mounted on a wagon loaded with a tent from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men wear hats, vests or suits with ties and the women wear long dresses. A tent is in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Carts & wagons--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Hoisting machinery--1910-1920.; People--1910-1920.; Trucks--1910-1920.; Wild west...
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    • Tex McLeod

    • Tex McLeod, a cowboy in the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, rides on a white horse and holds a lariat. He wears a cowboy hat and a bandana. A circus tent is in the background and white birds are seen in a cluster near wooden...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Cowboys--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--1910-1920.; Roping--1910-1920.; Show...
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    • Kinzer, Sells Floto Circus

    • A woman stands behind an elephant, with decorative harnesses and flower arrangements, at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A tent and a stake with a guy wire are in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circus performers--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Elephants--1910-1920.; Women--1910-1920.
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    • Buffalo Bill Himself

    • Buffalo Bill sits on a wooden crate in front of a tent at the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He wears a Stetson hat and his hair is white.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Clothing & dress--1910-1920.; Entertainers--1910-1920.; Wild west shows--1910-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
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    • Finishing 3 50 ft. middle pieces

    • View of a work crew, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, as they strike the middle section of a tent. The group is supervised by foreman dressed in white shirts and vests. A wagon and horses are seen in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west shows--1910-1920.
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    • Starting to fold 3 50 ft. middle pieces together

    • Work crew packs up the middle pieces of a tent from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Vertical wooden poles and guy wires are seen near the operation and a striped tent is in the distance.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Circuses & shows--1910-1920.; Laborers--1910-1920.; Show tents--1910-1920.; Wild west shows--1910-1920.
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