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    • Zion Baptist Church 138th church anniversary, November 9, 2003.

    • Anniversary booklet produced by Zion Baptist Church, located in Denver, Colorado for its 138th Anniversary. Included in the booklet is a brief church history, letters from various local and state politicians, worship service programs, and...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; Baptists--Colorado--Denver.
    • 2003 November 9
    • Yount mill at mouth of Boulder [canyon], operated by water power

    • Built on the sloping bank of Boulder Creek, this gambrel-roofed frame flour mill, operated by water power, in Boulder, Colorado, is supported at the end by piers. A horse and wagon are in the foreground, and a frame residence with an open porch is...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mills--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Yoke; cape; poncho

    • Shows a yellow ochre yoke, from a cape or poncho (Native American Jicarilla Apache). It is possibly made with animal hide and is decorated with white and navy beadwork. A strip of beadwork squares are in the middle, and stripes of navy and white...
    • Apache Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1910.; Apache Indians--Clothing & dress--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1890-1910.; Jicarilla Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Yeager Mortuary E. 6th & Sherman

    • View of Yeager Mortuary in Denver, Colorado; shows a funeral home with columns, classical entablature, a porte cochere, and awnings. Speer Boulevard is in the foreground.
    • Yeager Mortuary (Denver, Colo.)--Buildings--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Morgues & mortuaries--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1915?]
    • Yanky [sic] Boy Basin

    • View of unidentified abandoned mines inside the Yankee Boy Basin in Ouray County, Colorado.
    • Abandoned mines--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.; Ouray County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Yankee Boy Basin (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray County--1940-1950.
    • [1940?]
    • Wright building Ouray, Colo.

    • View of the Wright buildings on the corner of Main Street and Fifth Avenue in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. A man stands in the doorway of the gas station. Raised lettering near the pediment of the former opera house reads: "Wrights Hall"....
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Automobile service stations--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Woolworth main entrance

    • Men in suits pose on Pearl Street in Boulder, Colorado. The storefront behind them has ornate wood pilasters flanking the entry; a thermometer is mounted on the doorframe. Framed prints and books are displayed behind the plate glass, and lettering...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Women's wedding dress

    • Wool day dress worn as a wedding dress. The bodice is tailored light blue wool and flannel with a mock bolero jacket. The collar is rectangular with appliqued bands of ivory and cotton lace and ivory silk. The front edge is velvet with appliqued...
    • Dresses--1900-1910.; Wedding costume--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Women's wedding dress

    • Shows the top portion of a wool day dress worn as a wedding dress. The bodice is tailored light blue wool and flannel with a mock bolero jacket. The collar is rectangular with applique bands of ivory and cotton lace, ivory silk. On the front edge...
    • Dresses--1900-1910.; Wedding costume--1900-1910.
    • 1901
    • Women's rights

    • Two Native American (Dakota) women sit next to wood bundles and tepees, probably Dakota Territory.
    • Dakota Indians--Women--Dakota Territory--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Dakota Territory--1880-1890.; Dakota Territory--1880-1890.; Fuelwood--Dakota Territory--1880-1890.; Tipis--Dakota Territory--1880-1890.; Women--Dakota...
    • 1882?
    • Women's dress

    • A women's afternoon dress ensemble with cape. The bodice is semi-tailored with Empire? style waist, sleeveless, patterned white silk faille, a high rounded neckline, a spread collar, shoulder pads, blue piping at the armhole and waistline; down the...
    • Dresses--1930-1950.
    • [between 1938 and 1945]
    • Woman's leggings and pouch

    • A pair of Native American (Arapahoe; Cheyenne) women's leggings made of buckskin. They are one-piece and painted with ochre coloring. The leggings are decorated with German silver conchas, yellow, white translucent red and blue Italian glass beads....
    • Arapaho Indians--Clothing & dress--1870-1900.; Crow Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1870-1900.; Leggings--1870-1900.; Pouches--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1899]
    • Wm. Beynon, died 1926, Argo Smelter, refinery

    • William Beynon stands next to a cart in the Boston & Colorado Smelting Company's Argo Smelting Works refinery, Denver, Colorado shows: furnace, crucibles, and chain hoists.
    • Argo Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Beynon,...
    • 1892
    • Winterfest on the Hill

    • Newspaper advertising the Winterfest event, with details of the event on the inside pages.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995
    • Winter of the big snow 1898-99

    • On Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, the balcony and second floor of the Denver Hotel show above deep snow. The "Denver Hotel" sign shows above the line of sash windows. A half-round window is centered over each word, in each of the two...
    • Denver Hotel (Breckenridge, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.; Winter--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.
    • [1898 or 1899]
    • Winter in Cripple Creek

    • Rows of one and two-story flat-roof wooden frame commercial buildings (many with false fronts) on Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; horse-drawn wagon frame, possibly an ox wagon, loaded with timber, wooden and metal barrels is on dirt road;...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1892 November 24
    • Winks Lodge: Historical Photos Wall

    • Winks Lodge in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County). Built in 1925 by architect Wendall Hamlet, the lodge was a place for African Americans to escape the city for rest and relaxation in the mountains.
    • Lincoln Hills (Colo.)
    • 2005 October
    • William N. Byers residence

    • View of the William N. Byers house near the South Platte River in Denver, Colorado. The log cabin buildings are surrounded by trees.
    • Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Log cabins--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1903
    • William N. Byers residence

    • View of the William Newton Byers house at Colfax Avenue and Sherman Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The two-story brick house has columns, a balcony, a covered porch, and decorative window wells.
    • Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903--Homes & haunts.; Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1919 June 15
    • William Hanford "Uncle Billy" Clark residence

    • View of the William Hanford "Uncle Billy" Clark house at 5041 Pearl Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The wood cabin has a brick chimney and pitched roof.
    • Clark, William Hanford--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Globeville (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Cabins--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1920 January 24
    • Will "Billy" Parker

    • Portrait of Will "Billy" Parker, pilot, at the wheel of a 50 horse power 2 cycle Roberts engine airplane; he wears goggles and a helmet lettered: "13." P. B. Belt stands alongside.
    • Air pilots--American--1910-1920.; Airplanes--1910-1920.; Inventors--1910-1920.; Belt, P. B.; Parker, Will.
    • [between 1912 and 1920?]
    • Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill, and group

    • Group portrait of frontier celebrities; (L to R) probably Eugene Overton, Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Texas Jack Omohundro, and probably Elisha Green. The men wear fringed buckskins and hats. Buffalo Bill has a hat with ostrich plumes. The...
    • Clothing & dress--1870-1880.; Cowboys--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Green, Elisha.; Hickok, Wild Bill, 1837-1876.; Omohundro, John Burwell, 1846-1880.; Overton, Eugene.
    • 1874?
    • Wil C. Ferril (Editor of Rocky Mt. Herald) (Curator at State Museum)

    • Studio portrait, head and shoulders, of William Columbus Ferril, pioneer lawyer, editor and naturalist; curator, Colorado State Historical and Natural History Society (1896-1910); editor, Rocky Mountain herald (1912-1939).
    • Journalists--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Lawyers--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Ferril, William Columbus, 1855-1939.
    • [between 1886 and 1901]
    • Whitney drug store

    • Ornate spandrels top colonettes between windows of this storefront in Boulder, Colorado. A beaded mortar and pestle in the foreground tops a pole, and men posing on the sidewalk are dapper in their suits, gold chains and bowlers. Adjacent steps...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • White House, Wheat Ridge, Colo.

    • View of the White House located at the Wheat Ridge Historic Park, 4610 Robb Street, Wheat Ridge, Colo. Built by Bert White and Sons in 1910, the single-story brick building with central dormer now serves as a display area for the many artifacts...
    • Wheat Ridge Historic Park (Wheat Ridge, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Historic house museums--Colorado--Wheat Ridge--1990-2000.; Wheat Ridge (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Wheat Ridge Historic Park (Wheat Ridge, Colo.)--Pictorial works.; Historic house...
    • 1990
    • Whirl Wind

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Whirlwind, a Native American (Cheyenne) man. He wears a blanket, a scarf around his neck, and scarves that cover his braids.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1860-1880.; Indians of North America--1860-1880.; Men--1860-1880.; Whirlwind.
    • between 1869 and 1874
    • Where the Cherokee trail crosses the Overland Trail

    • View of a stone monument in southern Wyoming which commemorates the Cherokee Trail. The trail was established by Native Americans (Cherokee) and whites as a route west to the California gold fields. The monument stands at the intersection of the...
    • Cherokee Indians--History--1910-1950.; Indians of North America--History--1910-1950.; Cherokee Trail--1910-1950.; Overland Trails--1910-1950.; Historical markers--1910-1950.; Trails & paths--1910-1950.
    • [between 1914 and 1950?]
    • Westside Neighborhood Plan

    • Addition to Denver City's plan for the development of the Westside project
    • Urban renewal--Colorado--Denver--History--Sources.; Urban policy--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver.; City planning--Colorado.
    • 1982
    • Westminster Historical Museum window

    • Interior photograph of an arched window in the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Westminster Historical Museum exhibit room

    • Interior photograph of a bedroom at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This room is a display of different clothing and textiles from the late 1890's and early 1900's. Two white...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Westminster Historical Museum

    • This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a pioneer resident of the town now called Westminster. In his day the community was DeSpain Junction. The Italianate style building...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Westminster Historical Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the side and back of the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Westiminster Historical Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the side of the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Western Hotel Ouray, Colo.

    • Men sit on the porch of the Western Hotel on 7th (Seventh) Avenue in Ouray (Ouray County), Colorado. The three story wooden frame building has a balcony and ornate rooftop pediment. Automobiles are parked nearby. Signs read: "Western Hotel", "Beer...
    • Ouray (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Hotels--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Ouray--1940-1950.
    • August, 1941

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