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    • Indian rock inscription near Del Norte

    • Inscriptions on a rock wall near Del Norte, in Rio Grande County in south central Colorado, depict several people riding horses and holding long spears, possibly for hunting. Several additional inscriptions depict people standing in a row.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Indian rock inscription near Del Norte

    • Inscriptions on a rock wall near Del Norte (in Rio Grande County in south central Colorado) depict images of people and animals. Several lines are also painted on the surface.
    • Collier, Joseph.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Centerville

    • View of a gravestone in Centerville (Chaffee County), Colorado; shows a single grave site, designated for two people, marked by a large cut stone; top portion of the stone shows the raised images of two children, standing side by side, with a...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Centerville

    • View of a gravestone in Centerville (Chaffee County), Colorado; shows a single grave site marked by a large cut stone and designated for two people; top portion of the stone shows the raised images of two children, standing side by side, with a...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Tombstone of Marie and Zachary Sturman

    • View of grave markers in a Denver, Colorado, cemetery, with inscriptions: "Zachary H. 1854; Marie L. 1877- 1915; Sturman;" also shows flower arrangements and other tombstones.
    • Lillybridge, Charles S., 1849-1935.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Old Spanish record

    • View of the carved inscription of Bishop Martin de Elizacochea in the sandstone surface of Inscription Rock (or El Morro rock, later El Morro National Monument) in Cibola County, New Mexico. The inscription translated into English reads: "The 28th...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Grave marker for Perry children in Riverside Cemetery

    • View of a grave marker for Lucy Perry and Biaggia Perry in Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876) at 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a white marble sculpture of a winged cherub, that stands in a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 1995
    • Buddhist Church

    • Interior view of the Tri-State Buddhist Temple (Church) in Denver, Colorado, probably near 19th (Nineteenth) and Market Streets. A man, possibly a monk, stands behind a table and holds a book. A decorated altar (Butsudan) consists of floral...
    • Denver Post.
    • [between 1919 and 1930?]
    • Fort Morgan, Colorado, 3rd Prize

    • The band from American Legion Post Number 19 in Fort Morgan, Colorado, poses at a competition. The band is composed of drums, bugles, riflemen, flagmen, and a band leader. Inscriptions on the two bass drums read: "American Legion Harold DeHaan Post...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1939
    • Horse-drawn tour bus and passengers

    • Sightseers are on and near an open horse-drawn tour bus wagon in Denver, Colorado. The women wear long dresses, the men wear suits and many of them wear hats. Inscriptions on the side of the wagon read "Camp Wagons" and "French, Denver." A tarp is...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. abandoned box cars, St. Elmo, CO

    • View of two abandoned Colorado and Southern box cars joined together to form a house or cabin in St. Elmo (Chaffee County), Colorado. The wooden box cars are in a state of disrepair. Steps are near a door. Faded inscriptions are on the sides of the...
    • Richardson, Robert W.
    • 1951 July 51
    • Sightseeing bus

    • Well dressed women, children and a man pose in an electric tour bus probably in City Park in Denver, Colorado. Inscriptions on the carriage read "Se[ei]n[g De]nver" and "123". The gravel road is wide and the grounds of the park are landscaped with...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
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    • Replica of Santa Fe "Chief"

    • A view of large scale replica of the Santa Fe "Chief." The miniature locomotive and cars have rubber wheels. Inscriptions on the locomotive read "3460," "John Purcell," and "Santa Fe." The passenger cars have advertising banners, two read: "Never a...
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    • 1939 Nov. 11
    • 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...
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    • 1923, October, November or December
    • Courtroom of the U.S. Circuit Court

    • View of a U.S. Circuit Court courtroom in the Byron White U.S. Courthouse at 1825 Stout Street in Denver, Colorado. The Neo-Classical style interior has columns, capitols, brass eagles and chandeliers, a wooden judges bench and railing....
    • Price, Charles S.
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    • W. slope, Marshall Pass, D.& R.G. Ry.

    • View of a Denver and Rio Grande Railway locomotive and box cars on the western slope of Marshall Pass in Saguache County, Colorado. Inscriptions on the cars read "Denver and Rio Grande 119 Refrigerator Line for the Transportation of Dressed Beef,...
    • Clements, Edward N.
    • ca. 1886
    • Philip Zang family plot with memorial and markers

    • View of Philip Zang family burial plot in Riverside Cemetery (incorporated 1876) at 5201 Brighton Boulevard in the Elyria-Swansea neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a tall gray granite memorial topped with a draped urn and two beveled markers....
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2003
    • K.C. King, Sells Floto Circus, mailman

    • K.C. King delivers mail to men and women, members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A leather mail bag inscribed with: "U.S. Mail" is slung over King's shoulder and he holds letters in his hands. Circus trailers with...
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    • 1914
    • Intermountain Electric car

    • A view of a Denver and Intermountain Railway Company trolley car, probably in Denver, Colorado, shows the car near wood frame houses. People are in and around the train and one man holds a camera. Inscriptions on the car read "Rocky Mountain...
    • Seeman, A. C.
    • 1953 Mar. 6
    • Ox cart

    • View of an ox-drawn wooden cart (carreta) near an unpaved rail yard possibly in Ciudad Juárez (Durango), Mexico. Shows adobe buildings, rail cars and commercial wood-frame buildings. Inscriptions on the box cars read [Mexic]an Central [Railroad].
    • Eicks & Lemmon.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Idaho Springs

    • Two elliptical headstones with intricate rose, scroll, and decorative carvings stand side-by-side at the cemetery in Idaho Springs, Colorado. The inscriptions on the stones read: "Our Lizzie. Daughter of C. & A. Batchelder, died June 21, 1877, aged...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1969]
    • Central City Catholic

    • A double gravestone at the cemetery in Central City, Colorado, features two pointed arches with raised leafs inside circular depressions, and inscriptions which read: "Cecelia A. died Oct. 8. 1885. Aged 5 Years." And, "Carl M. Died Nov 7. 1885....
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • Sweetwater River and valley from top of Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • Men, women and a dog sit or stand on Independence Rock in Natrona County, Wyoming. A man uses a hammer and chisel to inscribe letters in the granite. Inscriptions read: "S.R. '49, W.H[?] 1860" and "J.H. 1850." Shows the Sweetwater River, a wagon...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1932
    • Gravestone, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a double gravestone in the cemetery at Georgetown, (Clear Creek County), Colorado; carved lambs are under arches; inscriptions read: "Andres Schauer born Aug. 10, 1879 died Jan. 9, 1880 - Baby," and "Maggie Schauer born May 11, 1882, died...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • El Jebel

    • The El Jebel Masonic Temple in Denver, Colorado, has a Moorish interior, featuring plaster carved with Arabic inscriptions. Muqarnas follow the ceiling coves; the walls are stenciled with arabesques, and columns flank scalloped arches. Veined...
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    • [between 1907 and 1910?]
    • Georgetown

    • Gravestones in the Georgetown, Clear Creek County, Colorado, cemetery have engravings of hands holding flowers and pointing upward. Inscriptions read: "Katie, dau. of J. M. & Joanna Daily," and, "Albert M., son of J. M. & Joanna Daily."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Brighton

    • View of a gravestone at the Brighton, Adams County, Colorado, cemetery. A sculpted lamb tops a block with Japanese inscriptions.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Brighton

    • View of a gravestone at the Brighton, Adams County, Colorado cemetery: a pointed slab with Japanese inscriptions.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1970]
    • Greeley

    • A grave marker at the cemetery in Greeley, Colorado, features a curvilinear arch on top, a raised image of a hand pointing upward, and inscriptions that read: "Gone Home" and "Harris S. Smith Died Dec. 23. 1871 Aged 50 y's. 8 m's."
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of two gravestones side by side in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; features curvilinear tops with the raised images of lambs laying down underneath; lancet arch engravings surround inscriptions that read: "In memory of Volger (?) son...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of a gravestone in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a single stone with three arches across the top; raised image of an angel with wings beneath each arch; beneath each angel inscriptions read: "Andrew died Sept 22, 1875 Aged 1 yr....
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of two gravemarkers side by side in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; shows square blocks of stone, ornately carved with identical designs; inscriptions read: "In affectionate remembrance of Hannah Lindley mother of Sarah M. Fisher. Died...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Rosita

    • A gravestone for two at the cemetery in Rosita, Colorado, features a curvilinear top, the raised image of a wreath, and two inscriptions that read: "Huldah Scoggen Died Dec. 21. 1878. Aged 35 Years.," and, "Edgar Grant Davis Died April 4. 1880....
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • Rosita

    • A gravestone for two at the cemetery in Rosita, Colorado, features two pointed arches, raised images of leaves and flowers, and two inscriptions that read: "John L. Husband of M. J. Maughan Born Nov. 16. 1847 Died July 6, 1879.," and, "Annie A....
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]

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