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    • Cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Arapaho?) cradleboard. It features decorative opaque, red, white, black and green beadwork in geometric designs. The cradleboard has a leather thong, stained wood, lining dark brown velveteen, canvas backing and 1 calico?.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Cradleboards--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Pithouse C of Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park, is under excavation. The round pithouse has slabs of sandstone around its edges and several pieces of wood protrude from the dirt ground. Another smaller ring is sunken into...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Cradleboard

    • Show a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard with a doll. The cradleboard is buckskin wrapped around a board and is decorated with fringe, multi-color beadwork sewn on with lazy stitch. The doll's head is possibly made of wood painted a medium...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1900.; Cradleboards--1880-1900.; Dolls--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • School Dist. No. 6 Greeley, Colo.

    • Three Greeley, Colorado kindergarteners, two girls and one boy, lovingly feed a chicken and her chicks in the schoolyard of their school in Weld County. The three childern squat near the ground. The two girls, both of whom wear large bows in...
    • Greeley (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Chickens--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.; Schools--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.; Students--Colorado--Greeley--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Lamb Memorial Hospital

    • A group of men and women pose in front of a backhoe for the ground breaking ceremony of an addition to Lamb Memorial Hospital at 1560 Humboldt Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Some men wear suits and ties, others...
    • Lamb Memorial Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Backhoes--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1953 November
    • Regional Transporation District Newsletter: Volume 7 Number 8

    • Special Transitway/Mall Edition dedicated to the transportation improvements to serve the Denver region.
    • Local transit--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation--Colorado--Denver--Planning.; Urban transportation--Colorado--Denver--Planning.
    • 1977 December
    • Denver Urban Renewal, Whittier project

    • African Americans Omar Blair, representing the Denver Urban Renewal Authority and the Rev. Cecil W. Howard, of the Shorter Community AME Church, along with Denver Mayor William H. McNichols hold shovels at the ground breaking for the Denver Urban...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Denver (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Clergy--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.; Housing--Colorado--Denver--1960-1970.;...
    • 1969 April 13
    • Denver Fire Clay Company

    • The Denver Fire Clay Company building was built around 1880. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes...
    • Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Architecture--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 2007
    • Frederick R. Ross Branch groundbreaking

    • View of ground breaking at the Ross-Broadway Branch of the Denver Public Library in the Speer neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; participants are identified as (L to R) William F. Kreutter, Mrs. John McPhee, Davis W. Moore, Malcolm G. Wyer, Henry A....
    • Ross, Frederick R.--Monuments.; Denver Public Library. Ross-Broadway Branch.--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Speer (Denver Colo. : Neighborhood)--1950-1960.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1950 September 28
    • Ground Penetrating Radar Time Slice

    • Prior to excavation, a Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) survey was conducted over a large portion of the planned construction site. GPR works by sending radar waves into the ground, which then bounce off buried features such as walls and foundations....
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    • 2009
    • Senator Elmer Merritt

    • State senator and real estate developer Elmer Merritt holds a shovel full of dirt at a ground breaking ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Sign in background reads: "Park Hill, This Property Will Be Sold On Easy Terms With Building Restrictions, Modern...
    • Real estate developers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Legislators--Colorado--1890-1900.; Merritt, Elmer W.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Senator Elmer Merritt

    • Senator and real estate developer Elmer W. Merritt holds a shovel full of dirt at a ground breaking ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Sign in background reads: "Park Hill, This Property Will Be Sold On Easy Terms With Building Restrictions, Modern...
    • Real estate developers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Legislators--Colorado--1890-1900.; Merritt, Elmer W.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Senator Elmer Merritt

    • Senator and real estate developer Elmer W. Merritt holds a shovel full of dirt at a ground breaking ceremony in Denver, Colorado. Sign in background reads: "Park Hill, This Property Will Be Sold On Easy Terms With Building Restrictions, Modern...
    • Real estate developers--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Legislators--Colorado--1890-1900.; Merritt, Elmer W.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County, has an Amerian Indian theme. Teepees are in the background of a scene where a man holds a headless rabbit, and a woman grinds corn on the ground. Blood stains are...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Delta.; Delta (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Art--1980-1990.; Tipis.
    • 1980
    • Hoffman Heights Development, Looking South to Bicentennial Park

    • Black and white print of Hoffman Heights Development in Aurora, looking south from 1140 Troy to Bicentennial Park. Dirt, bushes, and sidewalk along bottom of print. Part of building overhang visible on right side of print, with drain running from...
    • Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1952
    • Navajo girl mixing fresh corn batter on sheepskin over her lap

    • Native American (Navajo) woman sits in a brush shelter and prepares ground cornmeal. A pile of corncobs and husks and a pile of ground cornmeal lie on outspread blankets in front of the woman. Above the woman's head is a coffee can which reads...
    • Indians of North America--Domestic life--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Women--1900-1910.; Corn--1900-1910.; Home food processing--1900-1910.; Interiors--1900-1910.
    • [1908]
    • Kemp Cabin - Happy Valley 1894

    • A group of men, women and children poses in front of the Kemp family log cabin near Eldora in Boulder County, Colorado. Photographer Donald C. Kemp's father John H. Kemp sits with young Don and his brother Robert on the steps to the cabin. Kemp was...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975--Family.; Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975--Homes & haunts.; Boulder County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Eldora (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Log cabins--Colorado--Eldora--1890-1900.; Becker, Margie.; Collins, Edgar.; Kemp, John H.;...
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Dedication exercises, East High School.

    • Program for the dedication of the East High School building on Colfax and Elizabeth Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1925 September 25
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado in Delta County has an Amerian Indian theme in which a man holds a headless rabbit while a woman grinds corn on the ground. Teepees are in the background and bloodstains are on the...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Delta.; Delta (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Art--1980-1990.; Tipis.
    • 1980
    • Delta, Colorado

    • A W.P.A. painting in a building in the town of Delta, Colorado, in Delta County has an Amerian Indian theme in which a man holds a headless rabbit while a woman grinds corn on the ground. Teepees are in background and bloodstains are on the ground.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Delta.; Delta (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Art--1980-1990.; Tipis.
    • 1980
    • Couple playing cards

    • A man and a woman sit in a yard or field, smile, and pose with playing cards. The woman wears a dress with puffed sleeves, a skirt and an oversized hat decorated with roses. Her parasol is on the ground beside her. The man wears a suit. His hat is...
    • Women--1890-1900.
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    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • A piece of wood lies next to a round stone on the dirt ground of Pithouse A of Step House, one of Mesa Verde National Park's cliff dwellings. A small hole is next to the rock. Additional pieces of wood protrude from the ground and the dirt wall...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Judy Montero Oral History

    • Judy Hinojosa Montero was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1952. After her parents divorce, her mother remarried and her step-father moved the family to Denver, Colorado in 1954. Judy attended Bryant-Webster Elementary School in Denver. The...
    • Montero, Judy Hinojosa, 1954-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Elyria-Swansea (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 November 20
    • Stapleton International Airport

    • A guide to getting around Stapleton International Airport with guide to airline ticketing, concourses and concessions.
    • Airports--Colorado--Denver--Maps.
    • undated
    • Native American men

    • Native American (Plains) men and woman pose outdoors. The men lie on the ground while the woman stands. She is wrapped in a blanket. The men wear moccasins, leggings, and blankets. A cradleboard is propped up against a pile of blankets and hides. A...
    • Indians of North America--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Great Plains--1880-1910.; Cradleboards--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Women--Great Plains--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Cowboys on a Roundup

    • A group of cowboys hired for a Roundup pose by covered wagons and tents in Kaufman Meadow, Chaffee County, Colorado. Some sit on horseback, others lie on the ground and one sits in a wagon. Pictured left to right are: 1. Tom McQuade; 2. & 3....
    • Chaffee County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Kaufman Meadow (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Kaufman Ridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Covered wagons--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Cowboys--Colorado--Chaffee County--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Chaffee...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavating

    • Several pieces of wood, probably the remains of a wing wall, stand in Pithouse B of Step House, a cliff dwelling at Mesa Verde National Park. Other pieces of wood protrude from the dirt ground and wall in the background. People have left footprints...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Hawikuh

    • A man squats down and brushes the dirt away from a stone slab at an excavation site at Hawikuh in New Mexico. The handle of a digging tool lies on the ground behind him. The man wears a hat that covers his face as he bows his head toward the...
    • Hawikuh (N.M.)--1910-1930.; Indians of North America--Antiquities & archaeological sites--New Mexico--1910-1930.
    • [between 1917 and 1923?]
    • School

    • Snow covers the ground around the schoolhouse in Frisco, Colorado. The school has a gable roof with an elaborate bell tower; a person is on the roof near the chimney. A person on the ground walks away towards evergreen trees. An American flag on a...
    • Frisco (Colo.)--1910-1970.; Schools--Colorado--Frisco--1910-1970.
    • [between 1920 and 1970?]
    • Leggings

    • A pair of buckskin leggings that belonged to Chipeta. They are decorated with geometric designs in multicolored beadwork.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1875-1915.; Leggings--1875-1915.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1875-1915.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1875 and 1915]
    • Hook & Ladder house on Alpine or 6 St.

    • View of the Star Hook and Ladder fire house on Sixth (6th, Alpine) Street in Georgetown, Colorado, including a bell tower, the company's crest on the facade, and a balcony. Adults and children cluster at one end of the balcony; a little boy leans...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire stations--Colorado--Georgetown--1890-1900.
    • 1897
    • Pouch

    • A tanned leather pouch (Native American Ute) used by Chipeta. The pouch has multicolor lazy stitch beadwork in triangle, diamond and band designs, a flap, strap, thong, sinew and fringe at the bottom.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Ute Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Pouches--1870-1900.; Chipeta--Associated objects.
    • [between 1875 and 1900]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • Deric Nusbaum leans over a group of Native American men who sit in a circle on the ground, possibly inside a Navajo hogan. One of the men scratches in the dirt ground with a piece of wood. The wall of their shelter is made of pieces of wood.
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--1920-1930.; Navajo Indians--Colorado--1920-1930.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Hogans--1920-1930.; Nusbaum, Deric.
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Buffalo attacked by wolves

    • A pack of wolves attacks an American buffalo bull in a snow storm. The bull charges the wolves, and an injured wolf lies on the ground. Shows buffalo skulls on the snowy ground.
    • Animal attacks--1860-1870.; Bison--1860-1870.; Wolves--1860-1870.
    • 1868 February 15
    • Placer mining. Big boulder range - Knapp's Ranch, Columbia, Tuolumne County

    • View of eroded pinnacles and deep gouges at "Big Boulder Range," a hydraulic gold mine at Knapp's Ranch, Columbia, Tuolumne County, California.
    • Columbia (Calif.)--1860-1880.; Hydraulic mining--California--Columbia--1860-1880.; Mining--California--Columbia--1860-1880.
    • [between 1865 and 1880?]
    • Red brick school

    • The red brick high school in Breckenridge, Colorado is a large scale two story building with two hipped gable end wings with a gabled wing connecting them. The main floor features sash windows, and the elevated basement has small ground level...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • [between 1909 and 1910?]
    • Game hunt

    • Dead birds (pheasant, duck, or geese?) hang on a shed and are on the ground in (probably) Colorado; snow covers the ground. A dog is near the shed.
    • Dead animals--Colorado--1900-1910.; Game bird hunting--Colorado--1900-1910.; Sheds--Colorado--1900-1910.
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    • Ute boy

    • A Native American (Ute) boy poses near a tepee. Blankets are spread out on the ground and on the tepee. The boy wears beaded moccasins, leggings, breechcloth, hair pipe breast plate, and a bead necklace with a shell pendant. A hat on the ground...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Ute Indians--1880-1910.; Boys--1880-1910.; Clothing & dress--1880-1910.; Tipis--1880-1910.
    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • Hoffman Heights Development, Original Brick House

    • Black and white print of single story unidentified brick house in Hoffman Heights Development in Aurora. Snow visible on ground and roof. Area in snow cleared for sidewalk. One large window and one small glass block window on side of house....
    • Hoffman Heights (Aurora, Colo. : Neighborhood); Aurora (Colo.)
    • circa 1955
    • Buffalo borders at carcass of freshly killed cow elk

    • Two cowboys in woolies chaps and felt hats kneel beside a headless elk carcass killed by wolves. One cowboy holds up a bison head. Two saddled horses frame the men and carcass on the ground. Dogs sniff the ground behind the men.
    • Wolves--Control--1920-1940.; Bison--1920-1940.; Cowboys--1920-1940.; Elk--1920-1940.; Horses--1920-1940.
    • [between 1929 and 1934?]
    • The Burlington Hotel

    • View the Burlington Hotel (1891; Frank E. Edbrooke, architect) at 2201 Larimer Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows the Larimer Street elevation of a corner commercial building. The three-story red brick structure has a...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Five Points (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Larimer Street (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Bars (Drinking establishments); Commercial facilities.; Hotels.; Storefronts.; Thrift shops.; Bars (Drinking...
    • 1977
    • Picnic in Clear Creek Canyon

    • A woman and a teenage girl sit on the ground and have a picnic beside Clear Creek, probably in Jefferson County, Colorado. The woman wears a dark wool double-breasted jacket and a long skirt. She sits beside a leather case and a large straw sun...
    • Clear Creek Canyon (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Jefferson County (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Girls.; Picnics.; Streams.; Teenagers.; Women.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Lincoln School in Sterling, Colo.

    • The Fifth Grade class from Lincoln Elementary School in Sterling, Colorado in Logan County harvest vegetables, including carrots, potatoes, and turnips. Several boys dig into the ground with shovels. The girls sit on the ground and sort the...
    • Sterling (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Harvesting--Colorado--Sterling--1940-1950.; Students--Colorado--Sterling--1940-1950.
    • October, 1942
    • Scenes in the west

    • View of a North American Indian grave on the plains near the Yellowstone River in possibly Montana. The body is bundled in cloth and tied to a low stick scaffold suspended above the prairie. Buffalo bull skulls are on the ground. A man with a...
    • Indians of North America--Social life--1870-1880.; Antelope hunting--1870-1880.; Funeral rites & ceremonies--1870-1880.; Scaffold burial--1870-1880.
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    • 1640 Logan Street, Denver

    • View of 1640 Logan Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. This Beaux Arts-style, single family residence was constructed in 1886. It has a rough-faced stone foundation with inserted glass block windows and a convex mansard...
    • Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1970-1980.; Denver (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Houses.; Dwellings--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Denver (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1976
    • Boring a well in street intersection, Blanca, Colo.

    • Men drill into the ground to make a well in the center of an intersection in Blanca, Colorado (Costilla County). A stepladder forms an angle over the well site; machinery is next to the well, near rows of pipe. Several men work around the machinery...
    • Blanca (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Blanca--1900-1910.; Wells--Colorado--Blanca--1900-1910.
    • April, 1909
    • Morado [i.e. Morada]

    • View of a Penitente morada between Talpa and Ranchos de Taos in Taos County, New Mexico. Shows an adobe building with vigas and wooden crosses on the ground near the building. Trees and houses are in the distance and snow covers the ground.
    • Hermanos Penitentes--Buildings--1900-1910.; Moradas--New Mexico--Taos County--1900-1910.; Taos County (N.M.)--1900-1910.; Adobe buildings--New Mexico--Taos County--1900-1910.; Chapels--New Mexico--Taos County--1900-1910.; Crosses--New Mexico--Taos...
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Deadly peril of a huntsman in the Rockies

    • A bear attacks a hunter in a narrow canyon in the Rocky Mountains. The man has fallen to the ground; his shirt is torn at the shoulder and his bowie knife is out of reach on the ground. A second hunter on horseback holds a pistol, and approaches...
    • Bears--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.; Hunting--1900-1910.; Rescues--1900-1910.
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    • Painting the hide

    • View of a Native American (Crow) woman wearing a long dress and sitting on the ground as she paints an animal hide. The hide is secured to the ground by stakes and lies in shade created by a canvas covered frame. A tepee, tepee frames, and a drying...
    • Crow Indians--Women--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Hides & skins--1900-1920.; Painting--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]

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