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    • Life on the plains

    • Mule-driven covered wagons are on a street in Denver, Colorado. Shows scenes of emigrants with covered wagons and tents and a storm. North American Indians attack wagon trains and set fire to a barn. Interior view of the U.S. Mint building in...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Fort Wicked (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1860-1870.; City & town life--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1860-1870.;...
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    • Pikes Peak or bust

    • View of men camping in (probably) Colorado, with a covered wagon, tent, dogs, horses, and liquor bottles. Lettering reads: "Pikes Peak or Bust 1860."
    • Camping--Colorado--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Colorado--1860-1870.; Dogs--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Transportation--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1860?
    • Beecher Island

    • An oil painting of the battle on Beecher Island (Colorado) between soldiers and Native American Sioux and Cheyenne. Shows images of horses, soldiers, scouts, Native Americans, trees, bushes and a river.
    • Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Dakota Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1926
    • Sand Creek massacre

    • An oil painting that depicts the Sand Creek Massacre (Colorado) between the Arapaho and Cheyenne Native Americans and American soldiers. Shows the battle scene in a camp with tepees, mounted soldiers, an American flag in the middle of the...
    • Sand Creek Massacre, Colo., 1864.; Arapaho Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1936
    • Beecher Island

    • The 1868 Battle of Beecher Island (Yuma County), Colorado, shows Native Americans (Cheyenne) on the opposite side of the Arikaree River from the U. S. Cavalry.
    • Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1926
    • Sand Creek massacre

    • Painting depicts the Sand Creek Massacre, Kiowa County, Colorado in which United States troops murdered approximately two hundred Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapahoe) on November 29 and 30th, 1864. Shows horses, tepees, and rifles.
    • Arapahoe Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo., 1864.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1936
    • Dr. T. M. Smith

    • Studio portrait of Doctor T. M. Smith with the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Physicians--Colorado--1860-1870.; Smith, T. M.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Poyneer and Rice

    • Studio portrait of David H. Poyneer (standing) and H. C. Rice, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Poyneer, David H.; Rice, H. C.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Capt. Rouell

    • Studio portrait of Captain Lyman D. Rouell, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company F (cashiered); uniform includes jacket and vest.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Rouell, Lyman D.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • David K. Bailey

    • Studio portrait of David K. Bailey, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Bailey, David K.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Sam F. Tappan

    • Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Colonel Samuel F. Tappan, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company G.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Tappan, S. F. (Samuel Forster), d. 1913.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Capt [sic] Theodore Dodd

    • Studio portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Theodore H. Dodd, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Dodd, Theodore H.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • U. B. Holloway 2nd Colorado Cavalry

    • Studio portrait of Captain Uriah B. Holloway, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company L.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Holloway, Uriah B.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Chaplain L. Hamilton [?] 2nd Colorado Cav

    • Studio portrait of (possibly) chaplain L. Hamilton, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Chaplains--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • B. L. Thomas, Elmira, Fulton Co, Ohio - Fort Logan

    • Studio portrait of Benjamin L. Thomas, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Men--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Thomas, Benjamin L.
    • 1864 March 23
    • Eddie Stuart

    • Studio portrait of Edwin W. Stewart (or Stuart) a jockey with the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company M.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Jockeys--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Beecher Island

    • The Battle of Beecher's Island, Arikaree River, Colorado, September, 1868. White men with horses are on the near side of the river looking across at a large contingent of attacking Native Americans (Cheyenne).
    • Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1930 and 1939]
    • A canyon in mountains near Denver

    • View of a road grade beside a creek in an unidentified canyon, possibly in Boulder County, Colorado. Shows trees, rock walls in the canyon and fallen trees in the creek.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1860-1870.; Dirt roads--Colorado--1860-1870.; Streams--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • The Battle of Beecher Island, eastern Colorado

    • The Battle of Beecher's Island, Arikaree River, Colorado, September, 1868. White men with horses are on the near side of the river looking across at a large contingent of attacking Native Americans (Cheyenne).
    • Cheyenne Indians--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • The Battle at Beecher's Island

    • White soldiers battle Native Americans (Cheyenne) at the Battle of Beecher's Island on the Arikaree River, Colorado.
    • Cheyenne Indians--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • Looking southwest, Sand Creek or Chivington Massacre, 1864

    • The battle at Sand Creek, Colorado, between U.S. troops and Native Americans (Cheyenne). Women and children panic behind trees in the foreground, warriors and soldiers fight among tepees in the background.
    • Cheyenne Indians--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1860-1870.; Massacres--Colorado--1860-1870.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo., 1864.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • The defence from the island

    • The Battle of Beecher Island, Colorado, 1868, pitted Native American Cheyenne against the U. S. Cavalry. One white man and three horses have fallen, others wage the battle.
    • Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • In the pits

    • Shows U. S. Cavalry soldiers during the Battle of Beecher Island, Arikaree River, Colorado, 1868. An officer hands a wounded soldier a drink of water as another man sips from a pool. A third prepares to fire his rifle. The battle was waged against...
    • Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • Byers, William N., early years

    • A portrait of William Newton Byers, Denver journalist, founder of Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster. He sits on a chair with tassels and holds a paper.
    • Business people--American--Colorado--1860-1870.; Journalists--American--Colorado--1860-1870.; Postmasters--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • [between 1867 and 1868]
    • George Cassidy

    • Studio portrait of George Cassidy with the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cassidy, George, Colorado 1st Cavalry.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Frank Holmes Pleasant Plains, Sangamon County, Illinois

    • Studio portrait of Frank Holmes, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Holmes, Frank, Colorado 1st Cavalry officer.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Joseph W. Aldrich - Post Mill Village, Orange County, Vermont - Fort Logan

    • Studio portrait of Joseph W. Aldrich, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment (died at Sand Creek). Uniform includes a kepi hat, rifle, pistol, and sword.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Aldrich, Joseph W., Colorado 1st Cavalry.
    • 1864 March 15
    • Luther Wilson

    • Studio portrait of Luther Wilson of the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment; uniform includes a kepi hat and topcoat.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Wilson, Luther, Colorado 1st Cavalry.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Capt. W. H. Green

    • Studio portrait of Captain William H. Green, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company E; uniform includes a sword and tassles.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Green, William H., Captain, 2nd Colorado Cavalry regiment.
    • [between 1861 and 1865?]
    • Alfred Frazier

    • Studio portrait of Alfred Frazier with the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F. Uniform includes a kepi hat and sword.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Frazier, Alfred.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Willbur [i.e. Wilbur] F. Whitaker

    • Studio portrait of Wilbur F. Whitaker with the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F. He wears a medal on his tie.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Whitaker, Wilbur F.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Adrian Houck

    • Studio portrait of Adrian Houck, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Houck, Adrian.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Capt. [i.e. Col.] J. H. Ford

    • Studio portrait of Colonel James H. Ford (Brevet Brigadier General), Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Ford, James H.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • John E. Tappan

    • Studio portrait of First Lieutenant John E. Tappan, a Colorado Volunteer, Second Cavalry Regiment; he wears a top coat and holds a stovepipe hat.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Capt. E. D. Boyd

    • Studio portrait of Captain Edward D. Boyd, Colorado Volunteer, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company G.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Boyd, Edward D.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Lt. O. Jewitt [i.e. Jewett] A.D.C.

    • Studio portrait of Lieutenant Oscar Jewett (Assistant Division Commander ?), Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Jewett, Oscar.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Al Gooding

    • Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Albert L. Gooding, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company H. Uniform includes a kepi hat.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Gooding, Albert L.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Lt Evans

    • Studio portrait of (possibly) Captain Isaac F. Evans, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company A. Uniform includes a kepi hat, gloves, and sword.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Major Scott J. Anthony

    • Studio portrait of Major Scott J. Anthony of the 1st Colorado Cavalry Regiment, participant in the Sand Creek Massacre. Anthony poses beside a wooden column and base, and holds his cap. He has a long beard and wears his cavalry coat, tassels and a...
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo., 1864--Military personnel.; Military officers--American--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military uniforms--American--Colorado--1860-1870.; Anthony, Scott J.
    • [between 1864 and 1870?]
    • Lt B. F. Allen 3rd Col Calv [sic]

    • Studio portrait of Lieutenant Benjamin F. Allen, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Allen, Benjamin F.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Frank M. Gravitt [?] 2nd Colorado Cav

    • Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Francis M. Gravit or Frank M. Garrit, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company D.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Lt F. A. Spencer

    • Studio portrait of First Lieutenant Fred A. Spencer, Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment, Company G. Uniform includes a sword and kepi hat.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Spencer, Fred A.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Second Colorado Cavalry officer

    • Studio portrait of an unidentified (probably) officer in the Colorado Volunteers, Second Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • A. B. Sampson Springfield Mass

    • Studio portrait of A. B. Sampson, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F, or "Fort Lyons Company J."
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Sampson, A. B.
    • 1864 April 10
    • W. C. Pott Port Carbon, Schuylkill Co, Penn

    • Studio portrait of W. C. Pott, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Pott, W. C.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Samuel Lewis, Lake Mills, Jefferson Co Wis.

    • Studio portrait of Samuel F. Lewis, Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment, Company F.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Lewis, Samuel F.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • Colorado Cavalry Officer

    • Studio portrait of an officer in the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment; uniform includes a kepi hat and an overcoat with fur collar and cuffs.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]
    • J. Bales Taylorville, Pike Co, Iowa

    • Studio portrait of Jacob Bales, of the Colorado Volunteers, First Cavalry Regiment.
    • United States. Army. Colorado Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1862-1865)--People.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Military officers--Colorado--1860-1870.; Bales, Jacob.
    • [between 1861 and 1864?]

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