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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?.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • 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...
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    • [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...
    • Payne, Arthur L.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • 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...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1926?]
    • 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...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 2007
    • 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...
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    • 1953 November
    • 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...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [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...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [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...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1895 and 1900?]
    • 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....
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    • 1950 September 28
    • 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...
    • Gordon, John.
    • 1969 April 13
    • 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
    • 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.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • 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...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • 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...
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    • [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.
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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...
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    • [between 1960 and 1980?]
    • 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.
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    • [between 1929 and 1934?]
    • Woman making pottery, Moki Pueblo

    • A view of a Native American (Hopi) woman potter on the Hopi Indian Reservation in Arizona. She is seated on the ground and holds a partially constructed coil pot. She wears wrapped braids, a long dress, a manta, and a shawl. Pottery on the ground...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Camp Hale, construction

    • Men wear overalls, work gloves and caps and stand beside a pipe threader at Camp Hale (Eagle County), Colorado. Shows sections of pipe on the ground, machinery and construction debris on the ground beside a building.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1942?]
    • Dump of the Gold King Mine, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • Men stand or sit and pose beside the Gold King Mine in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado. Men have moustaches and beards and wear hats, vests and jackets. A man with a pipe reclines in a wheelbarrow. A man holds a wheelbarrow and poses beside...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1891 and 1900?]
    • George Washington Carver day care center ground breaking

    • Lillian Bondurant uses a shovel at the ground breaking ceremony of the George Washington Carver Day Nursery at 2260 Humboldt Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Reverend M. C. Williams, Dorothy Reeves, and a group of...
    • Holmes, Clarence F., 1892-1978.
    • [1965]
    • A Colorado tragedy

    • The skeletons and partially clothed remains of miners murdered by Alferd Packer lay on the ground near Lake City in probably Gunnison County, Colorado. Victims are identified as "George Noon, or 'California,'" "James Humphrey," "Shannon Wilson...
    • Randolph, John A.
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    • Willoughby & Streeter Dry Goods

    • A large group of men, some boys, and one girl who wears a dress and bonnet pose under a wooden canopy shared by the Willoughby & Streeter Dry Good's store and another building in Leadville, Colorado. The group stands on a raised boardwalk, with...
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    • [between 1882 and 1892]
    • 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...
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    • 1980
    • 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...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [1908]
    • Dedication exercises, East High School.

    • Program for the dedication of the East High School building on Colfax and Elizabeth Street in Denver, Colorado.
    • 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...
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    • 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.
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    • 1980
    • 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....
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Leggings

    • A pair of buckskin leggings that belonged to Chipeta. They are decorated with geometric designs in multicolored beadwork.
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    • [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...
    • Conway.
    • 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.
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    • [between 1875 and 1900]
    • 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.
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
    • 1868 February 15
    • 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...
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    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • 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...
    • Cary, William de la Montagne, 1840-1922.
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    • Mesa Verde excavations, Cliff Palace?

    • A man dressed in work clothes stands in the bottom of a small hole, possibly a grain storage area, in an area underneath a steep cliff wall, possibly in DuPont Cave in Utah. A shovel lies on the ground behind him, and he holds another tool in his...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1908 and 1920?]
    • Engine 625, Colorado and Southern

    • Men pose on and near Colorado and Southern Railway locomotive number 625 and a tender at the roundhouse in Denver, Colorado. The men are identified from left to right: "Standing on the ground - Charles Eichman, Charles Conroe, Charles Howell...
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Deserted teepee

    • An abandoned teepee stands in the left midground on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana. Several pots and pans are on the ground inside the teepee. Snow covers the ground in front of the teepee, and numerous trees with bare branches...
    • Boos, Edward H.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Englewood

    • The newly-completed First Federal Savings Bank in Englewood, Colorado, is at 4301 South Broadway. First Federal of Colorado merged with First Federal of Englewood in 1959, when the new building was built. Steps lead to the entrance, which is...
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    • [1959?]
    • 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...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1952
    • 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...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [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...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [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...
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    • [between 1920 and 1970?]
    • 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.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • 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...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1977
    • 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...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 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...
    • Henderson, John R., photographer.
    • April, 1909

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