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    • Trinity Methodist Church

    • Architectural drawing of Trinity Methodist Church on 18th (Eighteenth) Avenue in Denver, Colorado.
    • Methodist churches--1880-1890.; Trinity Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1887 August 3
    • Memorial Church, Stanford University

    • "We must not desire all to begin by perfection. It matters little how we begin provided we be resolved to go on well and end well". The inscription under the center windows reads "Earth grants joys that are great; but transplant those joys to...
    • Stanford University--1900-1910.; Churches--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Universities & colleges--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Stanford Memorial Church (Palo Alto, Calif.)
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • 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...
    • Cibola County (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Inscription Rock (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--New Mexico--Cibola County--1870-1880.; Inscriptions--New Mexico--Cibola County--1870-1880.; Rock--New Mexico--Cibola County--1870-1880.; Geographical...
    • 1873
    • Historic Spanish record of the conquest south side of Inscription Rock, N.M.

    • Close-up view of a Spanish inscription carved in the sandstone at Inscription Rock (El Morro National Monument), New Mexico. The English translation reads: "By this place passed Ensign Don Joseph de Payba Basconzelos, in the year in which he held...
    • El Morro National Monument (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Inscription Rock (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--New Mexico--El Morro National Monument--1870-1880.; Graffiti--New Mexico--El Morro National Monument--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West...
    • 1873
    • Gilpin County

    • View of two gravestones in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; stone has a modified arch top with the raised image of a lamb laying on its side; inscription reads: "Thomas Albert Son of Wm. & L. Wilkinson died April 21, 1?? Aged 3 yrs. 3 ms. 4...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Four pistols

    • Four pistols descriptions follow images from right to left. The first pistol was made by H. Aston & Co. from Middletown, Connecticut; U.S. Arsenal. The percussion pistol (US model 1842, military cap lock pistol) is single shot made from walnut with...
    • Handguns--1860-1880.
    • [between 1860 and 1875]
    • Memorial Church interior, Stanford University

    • Memorial Church was completed at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, in 1903 and was dedicated by Jane Stanford to the memory of her late husband, Leland Stanford. The Stanfords founded the university in 1885. The tops of carved wooden...
    • Stanford University--1900-1910.; Churches--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Interiors.; Universities & colleges--California--Palo Alto--1900-1910.; Stanford Memorial Church (Palo Alto, Calif.)
    • [between 1903 and 1906?]
    • South side of Inscription Rock, N.M.

    • View of steep rock spires at Inscription Rock in Cibola County (later El Morro National Monument), New Mexico. Shows sparse brush and trees beside the rock.
    • Inscription Rock (N.M.)--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--New Mexico--Cibola County--1870-1880.; Rock formations--New Mexico--Cibola County--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
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    • Irwin - 1964 cemetery

    • View of a memorial stone in the cemetery in Irwin, Colorado. It is a rough cut stone with a rounded top, and an inscription that reads: "The bright promise of Ruby Silver drew 5000 people to this area in 1879, from as far as England and Scotland....
    • Irwin (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Irwin--1960-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Irwin--1960-1970.
    • 1964
    • Inscription on one side of Beecher Island Monument

    • Close-up view of a marker that commemorates the Battle of Beecher Island, in Yuma County, Colorado; the battle was fought between U.S. troops and Native Americans (Cheyenne). The stone monument has an inscription that details the return to Fort...
    • Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868--Monuments.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Yuma County--1940-1960.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Yuma County--1940-1960.; Yuma County (Colo.)--1940-1960.; Monuments &...
    • [between 1940 and 1952]
    • Windows of First Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver, Colorado

    • Book created by Rev. Raymond A Waser regarding the significance of the windows in the First Plymouth Congregational Church in Denver, Colorado.
    • Glass painting and staining.; Christian art and symbolism.; Church architecture.; First Plymouth Congregational Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1943
    • Idaho Springs

    • A headstone at the cemetery in Idaho Springs, Colorado, features a modified arch, and the raised image of an elk head enclosed by a circle at the top of the stone. Above the circle are the letters A. O. F. (Ancient Order of Foresters). The...
    • Idaho Springs (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Idaho Springs--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1969]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of a single gravestone in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a plain, square stone with an inscription that reads: "Jennie Golden born 1841 died 1921 Native of Missouri Came to Gilpin County about 1860"; beneath the inscription...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Nederland, Colorado

    • A gravestone at the cemetery in Nederland, Colorado, features a round stone atop a curvilinear stone, a raised image of a rose, an inscription above the rose that reads: "Requiescat in Pace," and an inscription on the lower stone that reads:...
    • Nederland (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Nederland--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Nederland--1930- 1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1967]
    • The Church Record: Vol. II No. 12

    • Newsletter produced by the Central Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in newsletter is a sermon by different religious leaders within the church, list of new members and events of different church societies.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Church buildings--Colorado--Denver.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1903 June
    • Gilpin County

    • View of two gravestones in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; stone carved like an unrolled scroll with a lamb laying on its side; inscription reads: "Lewis Grant. Son of Solomon and Adelaide Cundey. Died Sept. 1. 1880 Aged 1 YR. 16 DS";...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Buffalo Bill's grave on Lookout Mountain, Colo.

    • Color postcard of a soldier standing at attention at William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody's grave on Lookout Mountain west of Denver, Colorado. A metal fence surrounds the gravesite. Cody died Jan. 10, 1917, in Denver. The inscription on the grave...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Graves--Colorado--1920-1930.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.; Lookout Mountain (Jefferson County, Colo.)
    • [1928?]
    • Creede

    • View of a gravestone at the cemetery in Creede, Colorado; shows a cut stone with a rounded top and sides that are lined with a cable design; raised wreath of flowers surrounds the inscription, "Gone but not forgotten," on the upper portion of the...
    • Creede (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Creede--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Creede--1930-1970.
    • [betwen 1933 and 1966]
    • Gilpin County

    • View of a single gravestone, dedicated to two (?) individuals, in a cemetery in Gilpin County, Colorado; shows a stone with two separate points on top, beneath which is the inscription: "Infants of H. & K. Hansen. Died Mar. 5 (?), 1880"; illegible...
    • Gilpin County (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Gilpin County--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Centerville

    • View of a gravestone in Centerville (Chaffee County), Colorado; shows a single grave site marked by a cut stone with raised images of roses and leaves on the borders; raised wreath of roses surrounding a scroll, with the inscription: "Gone But Not...
    • Centerville (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Centerville--1930-1970.
    • [between 1933 and 1966]
    • Central City Catholic

    • A gravestone shaped like a pointed arch is in the cemetery in Central City, Colorado. It has the raised image of a hand holding a rose wreath, and an inscription which reads: "John B. Gilhooley, Died Apr. 5, 1878 (?), Aged 39 Yrs." An illegible...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Central City--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Central City--1930- 1970.
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    • Gravestone, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a gravestone in the cemetery at Georgetown, Colorado, on the north end of the town. A sculpture of a sitting lamb sits atop the stone; its head has been knocked off. The inscription on the stone reads: Gertrude Eiring born July 7, 1879...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1950.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Georgetown--1930- 1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Gravestone, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a gravestone in the cemetery at Georgetown, Colorado, on the north end of the town. A sculpture of a sitting lamb sits on top of the stone. The inscription on the stone reads: Waldemar Son of A.J. & Augusta Youngstrom Died Nov. (??), ASSS...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Georgetown--1930-1950.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Georgetown--1930- 1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • 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.
    • Del Norte (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Rock art--Colorado--Del Norte--1870-1900.
    • [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.
    • Del Norte (Colo.)--1870-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Rock art--Colorado--Del Norte--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900?]
    • Violet Fay

    • A child's grave in the Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado cemetery is covered with flowers including roses. Tombstone sculpture depicts a lamb; inscription reads: "Violet Fay - Dau. of F. & F.E. Gorham, Dec. 16, 1895 - Aug. 6, 1900."
    • Gorham, Violet Fay, 1895-1900--Tomb.; Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Harold Buell

    • Studio portrait of Harold Buell, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Buell's hair is parted down the middle. He wears a dress coat over a vest, white shirt with a high collar and bow tie.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver High School--People--1900-1910.; Denver Public Schools--People--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • General Maurice Rose

    • An oil painting of the bust of General Maurice Rose. His hair is gray; he wears a green khaki military uniform, an overcoat and a two star insignia pin. An American flag is in the background. The frame is gilded, carved and molded wood.
    • Rose, Maurice General.; Military personnel--American--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Tombstone of Mary E. Dudley, 1856-1915

    • View of a grave marker in a Denver, Colorado, cemetery, with inscription: "Mary Dudley 1856-1915;" shows flower arrangements and other tomb stones.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Postcard of Immaculate Conception Cathedral

    • The Immaculate Conception Cathedral on Colfax Avenue in Denver, CO. There are people are walking down the street.
    • Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Catholic churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • Circa 1905
    • Jenet Griffith

    • Studio portrait of Jenet Griffth, a senior at Denver High School in Denver, Colorado. Griffth is pictured in a 3/4 profile with her hair pulled back at her neck. She wears a dark dress with a triangular neckline. Her collar is square shaped in a...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver High School--People--1900-1910.; Denver Public Schools--People--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Benjamin Scudder grave

    • Flowers cover a grave in the Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado cemetery; tombstone sculpture depicts drapery, doves, and gates; inscription reads: "Love, Life, Truth," "Benjamin F. Scudder 1838-1898," and includes poetry.
    • Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Scudder, Benjamin, 1838-1898--Tomb.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Happiness or bust (originally untitled)

    • An oil painting by Denver, Colorado artist Paul Gregg. The painting is of a young boy in a wagon pulled by oxen, with the words "Happiness or Bust" painted on one side; in the background is a landscape of shrubbery. A large yellow sun is behind the...
    • Boys--1930-1940.; Carts & wagons--1930-1940.; Ox teams--1930-1940.
    • 1932 January 1
    • Bridge card with girl in blue dress

    • Bridge card with a girl in a blue dress with flowers on the skirt. The girl is holding an umbrella. She has a wrap around her waist. The bridge card was used at a Kismet Club social event in Denver, Colorado.
    • North High School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; North High School (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Students--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Schools--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Kismet Club (Denver, Colo.)--Archives.; Greek letter...
    • 1927
    • Crow Indian mother or the modern Madonna

    • Portrait of a Native American (Crow) woman holding a baby in her lap. She sits on a buffalo hide and wears moccasins, a blanket around her waist, and a shirt decorated with shells or possibly elk teeth. The infant is wrapped in a blanket.
    • Crow Indians--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Mothers & children--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • "Seeing Denver", tour bus

    • View of an open electric tour coach with well-dressed men, women and children passengers on a dirt road in probably City Park in Denver, Colorado. An inscription on the side and front of the bus reads "Seeing Denver." Two employees of the bus...
    • City Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Buses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Passengers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Sightseers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Female dancer

    • An oil painting of a female dancer by Henrietta Bromwell. The woman is standing and wears a full length rustic dress, a cap and apron. The painting is unframed.
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    • [between 1885 and 1888]
    • Main Street, Trinidad, Colo. (postcard)

    • Members of the Devlin's Zouaves troop, from the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in street clothes by store fronts in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. An inscription on a store front window reads: "Brown". Wagons...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Company--People--1910-1920.; Devlin's Zouaves--People--1910-1920.; Sells Floto Circus--People--1910-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Circus performers--Colorado--Trinidad--1910-1920.; Zouaves--United States--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • Denver Municipal Auditorium

    • Photograph of the inscription on the freize on the Denver Municipal Auditorium located in Denver, Colorado. Completed in 1908, this Renaissance Revival style arena/theater was designed by Denver architect Robert Willison. Constructed of buff...
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Auditoriums--Colorado--Denver--1990-2000.; Central Business District (Denver, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Denver.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Denver.;...
    • 1991 June
    • Trees with distant mountains

    • A landscape oil painting by Henrietta Bromwell of a trees and mountains in the distance. An inscription on the painting reads: "H. E. Bromwell".
    • Mountains--1890-1900.
    • 1890 May 8
    • Portrait of a girl

    • A profile portrait painting of a girl. She has long brown hair with a red and brown bow, a white lace collar and wears a brown dress. The background of the painting is brown. The painting is unframed.
    • Girls--1880-1890.
    • 1888 June 29
    • Red Mountain

    • A landscape oil painting by Henrietta Bromwell of juniper trees and brush on a mountain. An inscription on the painting reads: "H. E. Bromwell".
    • Mountains--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Meredith Nicholson residence

    • Interior view of a mantle in the Meredith Nicholson house in Denver, Colorado. The inscription on the mantle reads: "Ye Ornament of Ye House is Ye Guest Who Presents It."
    • Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947--Homes & haunts.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Mantels--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • 1948
    • A Colorado Camp

    • People pose near tents, horses and a horse-drawn carriage probably in Larimer County, Colorado. Two people eat at a makeshift table while a woman prepares food on a cook stove with a stovepipe. A man sits on a boulder that has an inscription: "Fort...
    • Larimer County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Camping--Colorado--Larimer County--1890-1900.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--Larimer County--1890-1900.; Outdoor cookery--Colorado--Larimer County--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--Larimer County--1890-1900.
    • 1894
    • The travois, or, the Indian hunter bringing game into camp

    • A Native American (Crow) man leads his horse, which pulls a travois, along a snow covered wash or river bed. The man wears hides and leggings. The load on the travois is covered with animal skins and the horse has a blanket on its back.
    • Crow Indians--Transportation--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Horses--1900-1920.; Travois--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]
    • Dancing in the firelight

    • Night view of a group of Native American (Crow) men dancing around a fire near tepees. One man plays a drum which he holds in his hand as four others circle. The dancer's wear breast plates, breech cloths, feather bustles, and head wear that...
    • Crow Indians--Dance--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Campfires--1900-1910.; Ceremonial dancers--1900-1910.; Tipis--1900-1910.
    • 1907
    • Ben Hodges - grave

    • View of a grave marker in Ford County, Kansas; inscription reads: "Ben Hodges, Self Styled Desperado A Colorful Pioneer, 1856-1929, Erected By Friends Through the Ford County Historical Society."
    • Hodges, Benjamin J., 1856-1929--Tomb.; Ford County (Kan.)--1920-1940.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Kansas--Ford County--1920-1940.
    • [between 1929 and 1935?]
    • Farisita cemetery

    • A gravestone in the cemetery at Farisita (Huerfano County), Colorado features a crucifix engraved with the raised image of Christ, atop a rectangular stone. The inscription reads: "Faris Asperdon Born Dec. 1884 (?) Died ??." Fresh flowers are at...
    • Farisita (Colo.)--1880-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Farisita--1880-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Farisita--1880- 1970.
    • [between 1884 and 1970]
    • A bit in Denver Bottoms

    • A landscape oil painting by Henrietta Bromwell of buildings, smoke stacks; bushes are in the foreground and along the stream. Henrietta uses orange, blue, purple, green, grey and pink oil paints on a rectangular board. An inscription on the back of...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Oregon Trail east of Bridgeport, Nebraska pile of stone in front are broken fragments of original...

    • View of a stone grave marker on the Oregon Trail in Bridgeport (Morill County), Nebraska; inscription reads: "Amanda Consort of M. J. Lamin of Devonshire Eng. born Feb. 22, 1822, died June 23, 1850 of Cholera."
    • Bridgeport (Neb.)--1920-1930.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1920-1930.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Nebraska--Bridgeport--1920-1930.; Trails & paths--Nebraska--Bridgeport--1920-1930.; Lamin, Amanda, 1822-1850--Tomb.
    • 1929 August

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