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    • Petroglyphs

    • Close-up view of Native American (probably Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock wall, probably in Colorado or Utah. Petroglyph symbols include anthropomorphic figures.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Antiquities--1900-1910.; Rock art--1900-1910.
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    • Hollyhocks

    • Close-up view of hollyhock plants in a garden in Colorado. Shows a lattice fence behind the flowers. The plants have upright stalks of flowers, and rough textured leaves with several lobes.
    • Hollyhocks--Colorado--1890-1900.; Flowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Aster or daisy

    • Close-up view of a flowering plant, probably an aster or daisy, in a field in Colorado. Stems and leaves are hairy and unopened blossoms face downward. The flowers have many lance shaped petals around dark, slightly rounded centers.
    • Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Mariposa Lily

    • Close-up view of a flowering plant, the Mariposa Lily (Star Tulip), in a field in Colorado. The cup shaped flowers have three large petals and three sepals. The plant has a tall stem and long, narrow leaves.
    • Calochortus--1890-1900.; Lilies--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Common Harebell

    • Close-up view of a flowering plant, the Common Harebell (Scotch Harebell, Bluebell, Bellflower, Witches Thimble), in a field in Colorado. The bell-shaped flowers have fused petals, flared at the ends. The plant has long stems and few, short, narrow...
    • Campanula rotundifolia--1890-1900.; Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Cactus

    • Close-up view of a flowering cactus, probably a Hunger Cactus (Prickly Pear Cactus, Plains Cactus, Starvation Cactus) on rocky ground in Colorado. The plant has fleshy, round or oval shaped pads with clusters of long spines. Large blossoms with...
    • Prickly pears--1890-1900.; Cactus--Colorado--1890-1900.; Flowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Prairie Snowball

    • Close-up view of a flowering plant, probably a Prairie Snowball (Sand Verbena, Sweet Sand Verbena), in a field in Colorado. Stems have many tubular blossoms that form a ball-like cluster. Margins on the leaves are wavy.
    • Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Flowers in a field

    • Close-up view of flowers, probably Sand Lilies (also called Star Lily, Star-of-Bethlehem, Mountain Lily), in a field in Colorado.The stemless lilies have six petals and long folded leaves close to the ground.
    • Lilies--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Anemones

    • Close-up view of flowers, probably Thimblewee (Candle Anemone), in a field or on the plains in Colorado. The plant has cup shaped blossoms on long stalks, and fan shaped leaves low to the ground.
    • Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co., Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock surface in Shavano Valley near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows animal figures and other symbols. A hand-lettered sign reads: "Indian hieroglyphies [sic], Shavano Valley,...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley...
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    • Penstemon

    • Close-up view of flowers, probably Narrow-Leafed Penstemon (Light-Blue Beardtongue, Skyblue Penstemon), in a field or on the plains in Colorado. The flowers are in raceme, and the leaves have prominent midribs.
    • Penstemons--1890-1900.; Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co., Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock surface in Shavano Valley near Montrose (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows animal figures and other symbols. A hand-lettered sign reads: "Indian hieroglyphies [sic], Shavano Valley,...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley...
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    • Primrose

    • Close-up view of flowers, probably Prairie Evening Primrose (Plains Evening Primrose), in a field or on the plains in Colorado. The flower has multiple blossoms with wide, overlapping petals and deeply incised leaves.
    • Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Petroglyphs

    • Close-up view of Native American (probably Anasazi) petroglyphs on a rock wall, probably in Colorado or Utah. Petroglyph symbols include an anthropomorphic figure next to graffiti etched on a rock wall.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--1900-1910.; Antiquities--1900-1910.; Rock art--1900-1910.
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    • Plaster model of capital of column

    • Close-up view of a column capital, part of the Denver Public Library construction, at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Library--1900-1910.; Capitals (Architecture)--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Columns--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building...
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    • Prickly Poppy

    • Close-up view of flowers, probably a Prickly Poppy, in a field in Colorado. The flower has papery leaves. The stalk has prickly spines and leaves have veins and sharp spines.
    • Poppies--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Columbines in a vase

    • Close-up view of flowers, a bouquet of Colorado Columbines (Blue Columbine, Colorado Blue Columbine, Rocky Mountain Columbine), arranged in a stein on a table. Some blossoms are displayed on the table next to the bouquet.
    • Columbines--1890-1900.; Bouquets--Colorado--1890-1900.; Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Vesper flower

    • Close-up view of flowers, probably the Giant Evening Star (Large Evening Star, Ten-Petaled Blazing Star, Moonflower), in a treeless field in Colorado. The flowers have narrow, extended petals and clumps of stamens.
    • Wildflowers--Colorado--1890-1900.
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    • Yucca

    • Close-up view of yucca plants (Soapweed, Spanish Bayonet) in a field in Colorado. Shows clusters of bell-shaped blossoms on a single stalk, and thin, sharp, upward pointing leaves.
    • Agaves--1890-1900.; Yucca--1890-1900.
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    • Weathered limestone, Grass Valley, Utah

    • Close-up view of a limestone rock formation in what is identified as "Grass Valley" in probably the Wasatch Range, Utah.
    • Wasatch Range (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Utah--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Hieroglyphic Pass, opposite Parowan, Utah

    • Close-up view of the Parowan Gap Petroglyphs in Iron County, Utah. Native American (probably Fremont) petroglyphs include geometric shapes, concentric circles, horned animals, probably a snake, and animal tracks symbols. Stones and grass are beside...
    • Iron County (Utah)--1870-1880.; Parowan Gap Petroglyphs (Utah)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Utah--Iron County--1870-1880.; Rock art--Utah--Iron County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Historic Spanish record of the conquest south side of Inscription Rock, N.M.

    • Close-up view of a Spanish inscription carved in the sandstone at Inscription Rock (El Morro National Monument), New Mexico. The English translation reads: "By this place passed Ensign Don Joseph de Payba Basconzelos, in the year in which he held...
    • El Morro National Monument (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Inscription Rock (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--New Mexico--El Morro National Monument--1870-1880.; Graffiti--New Mexico--El Morro National Monument--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West...
    • 1873
    • Saratoga Mine Central City

    • Close-up view of the interior of a power plant at the Saratoga Mine near Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado. Machinery includes a side crank engine and gauges.
    • Central City (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Saratoga Mine (Gilpin County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Engine rooms--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Central City--1880-1890.;...
    • 1889
    • King-Coal of Trinidad

    • Close-up view of the statue of King-Coal in the Colorado Mineral Palace, Pueblo (Pueblo County), Colorado. The statue is made of coal, diamonds, and diamond dust, the figure is seated on a pedestal with a glass display case below. Lighting is...
    • Mineral Palace (Pueblo, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mineral industries--Exhibitions--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Pueblo--1890-1900.;...
    • 1891
    • Bone-breast plates and two necklaces

    • Close-up view of two hair pipe necklaces and breastplate. The necklaces are made of hair pipe and round beads and each has a small possibly leather pouch attatched to it. The hair pipe breastplate has a bead and fur pelt neck strap and possibly...
    • Breastplates--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Jewelry--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (tribe unknown) petroglyphs on a rock face in Shavano Valley (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows an anthropomorphic hunter figure, a horned animal, and possibly a moon and sun. A printed sign reads "Indian...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Antiquities--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Rock...
    • 1897 October 9
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Colo.

    • Close-up of Native American (tribe unknown) petroglyphs on a rock face in Shavano Valley (Montrose County), Colorado. A shadow is cast on the rock. A printed sign reads "Indian Hieroglyphies [sic], Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Col."
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Antiquities--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Rock...
    • 1897 October 9
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (tribe unknown) petroglyphs on a rock face in Shavano Valley (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows foot or paw prints and other symbols.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Antiquities--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Rock...
    • 1897 October 9
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Colo.

    • Close-up view of Native American (tribe unknown) petroglyphs on a rock face in Shavano Valley (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows animal figures, possibly corn, and other symbols.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Antiquities--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Rock...
    • 1897 October 9
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Colo.

    • Close-up of Native American (tribe unknown) petroglyphs on a rock face in Shavano Valley (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows an animal figure, possibly corn, and other symbols.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Antiquities--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Rock...
    • 1897 October 9
    • Indian hieroglyphics, Shavano Valley, Montrose Co. Colo.

    • Close-up of Native American (tribe unknown) petroglyphs on a rock face in Shavano Valley (Montrose County), Colorado. Shows animal figures, possibly corn symbols, and other symbols. A printed sign reads "Indian Hieroglyphies [sic], Shavano Valley,...
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Montrose County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Shavano Valley (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Antiquities--Colorado--Montrose County--1890-1900.; Rock...
    • 1897 October 9
    • Decoration 3d story of square tower- Cliff Pal.

    • Close-up view of Square Tower, Cliff Palace, Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwelling ruins before excavation on Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The adobe stone masonry square tower building has a painted wall on...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1901
    • Sq[uare] Tower- Cliff Palace

    • A close-up view, facing southeast, of Native American (Anasazi) cliff dwellings before excavation, Chapin Mesa, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry Square Tower ruin has square door openings and stands among...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff Palace (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological...
    • 1908
    • Cannon Ball ruin- Yellow Jacket Cany[on], Colo. [graphic]

    • Close-up view of ancient Native American (Anasazi) mesa-top ruins at either Cannonball or Yellow Jacket Pueblo, Montezuma County, Colorado. The stone masonry great kiva or dance plaza has two levels, one square door opening, and four square and...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1900-1910.; Cliff...
    • 1908
    • Part of roof or balcony- Showing manner of construction

    • Close-up view of a wood and grass roof that protrudes from a Native American (Anasazi) stone masonry ruin at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--New...
    • 1910
    • Pajarito Park Puye Cliffs- openings for beam ends

    • Close-up view of the Puye Cliffs, Native American (Tewa) tuff dwellings, at Puye Cliff Dwellings, Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico. The cliffs have arched doorways that stand underneath holes for vigas.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Tewa Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Puye Cliff...
    • 1910
    • Pajarito Park petroglyphs- Puye cliffs

    • Close-up view of Native American (Tewa) petroglyphs near the Puye Cliffs, Puye Cliff Dwellings, Santa Clara Pueblo, New Mexico. The petroglyphs represent human, animal, and other figures.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Tewa Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Puye Cliff...
    • 1910
    • Pictographs

    • Close-up view of Native American (Anasazi) petroglyphs at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico. Holes for vigas are near the petroglyphs that depict spiral and linear shapes.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--New...
    • 1915
    • Pajarito Park Cactus at foot of cliff Frijoles

    • Close-up view of cholla plants at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico. The plants grow on a rocky desert landscape.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Cactus--New Mexico--1910-1920.;...
    • 1915
    • Canon of the Rito de los Frijoles Two ladders at cliff houses

    • Close-up view of Native American (Anasazi) talus dwellings at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico. Two ladders rest against irregularly shaped door openings. The tuff dwellings have holes for vigas.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--New...
    • 1915
    • Shrine at Sun Temple

    • Close-up view of ancient Native American (Anasazi) ruins, possibly a shrine at either New Fire House or Sun Temple, Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colorado. Possibly a small stone fire-pit is surrounded on three sides by stone masonry...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Colorado--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1910-1920.; Cliff...
    • 1915
    • Stone doorway (Nava Kuri) Navawi- Pajarito Creek

    • Close-up view of a stone doorway and lintel at Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico. The doorway stands in a tuff cliff.
    • Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1920.; Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)--1910-1920.; Navawi Ruins (N.M.)--1910-1920.;...
    • 1915
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Numbers 6 and 7, 1921 June-July

    • 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.
    • 19210600
    • Proposed colossus to be carved above each portal entrance to Moffat Tunnel

    • Close-up view of a clay sculpture of a proposed Denver and Salt Lake Railway Company tunnel entrance to be built at both portals of the Moffat Tunnel. The figure of a nude man holds a torch in the air with one hand, and a model of probably the...
    • Moffat Tunnel (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Maquettes--1920-1930.; Models--1920-1930.
    • 1923, October, November or December
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 10 Numbers 3 and 4, 1927 March-April

    • Newsletter produced everty two months 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.
    • 19270300

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