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    • WWI Colorado Draft Registration Cards

    • Index to the World War I Draft Registration Cards for Colorado between the years of 1917-1918. During World War I there were three registrations. The first, on June 5, 1917, was for all men between the ages of 21 and 31. These men were born...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-
    • 2005
    • Camp Nizhoni, Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A.

    • View of a two-story wooden building on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni, the Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. camp, in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. A sign reads: "Y.W.C.A. Camp." Stones on the ground spell out "NIZHONI."
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    • 1928
    • Colorado World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

    • The Colorado registration cards are on 40 rolls of microfilm (v.1 through v.40), Denver Public Library catalog number G973.91, W893co. The draft registration cards are arranged alphabetically by county or city. Within the county or city, names are...
    • Sherard, Gerald E. (Gerald Emerson), 1947-;
    • 2005
    • Fairmount sexton's records, 1891-1953, Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Colorado.

    • Fairmount Sexton’s Records 1891-1953 list over 85,500 burials or entombments. The Fairmount Sexton Records 1891–1953 were microfilmed in 1959 by the Genealogical Society of Utah. The grave registers were arrange in rough “alphabetical order” by...
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Genealogy Dept.;
    • 2004
    • Irene Johnson and Vivian Rose

    • Two African American girls pose on rocks at Camp Nizhoni, the Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. camp, in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear uniforms that consist of blouses, bloomers, and stockings. They have large hats slung on their...
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    • [1928]
    • Lincoln Hills

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-1] Irene Johnson and Vivian Rose, [ARL-2] Lincoln Hills 1928, [ARL-3] Mrs. Mason, [ARL-4] Mr. Mason, [ARL-5] Camp Nizhoni, Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A." The photographic prints on the album page show: two...
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    • [1928]
    • YMCA building

    • View of the YMCA Phyllis Wheatley Branch in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County).
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1930
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Ten African American campers from Camp Nizhoni (including Patsy Crosswhite from Sioux City, Iowa) pose together on the campgrounds in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado.
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-160], [ARL-161] and [ARL-162] The first heavy rain of the season washed away our bridge, making it impossible to get to the station. The train had to stop at the old crossing, and the girls, baggage...
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Alberta Falls - near timberline

    • Four African American teenage girls stand at the foot of Alberta Falls (Larimer County), Colorado. They wear overalls or pants, sweaters and boots. A sign on a tree reads: "Alberta Falls."
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    • 1929, August 20-30
    • Girl Reserve Conference, Estes Park

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-49] Dam at entrance of Big Thompson Canon, [ARL-50] Guess why this was taken! - chipmunk!, [ARL-51] Alberta Falls - near timberline." The photographic prints on album page show: a dam on the Big...
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    • 1929, August 20-30
    • Camp Nizhoni campers

    • Three African American teenage girls pose together at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear jodhpurs with blouses and boots; one wears a tie.
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    • 1937
    • Our cabin; Mrs. Bondurant and Margaret S.

    • Mrs. Bondurant, an African American woman and Margaret Shelton, an African American teenage girl, pose together in front of their cabin at the YMCA of the Rockies camp near Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. Mrs. Bondurant wears a dark dress...
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    • 1929, August 20-30
    • Camp 1937 Season

    • Passengers look out windows as a group of African American campers and their counselors from Camp Nizhoni (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near a D.& R.G.W. Railroad train near Lincoln Hills. The campers and counselors wear pants, shorts, dresses...
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    • 1937 June 27 to August 7
    • Margaret Shelton and Me at Lock Vale

    • Margaret Shelton and Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood), two African American teenage girls, stand on rocks in water at Loch (Locke) Vale in Rocky Mountain National Park (Larimer County), Colorado. They wear pants, blouses and boots. Marie...
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    • 1929, August 20-30
    • Y.M.C.A.-near Estes Park, Conference Headquarters

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-57] Administration Building, [ARL-58] Our cabin; Mrs. Bondurant and Margaret S., [ARL-59] Margaret Shelton and me at Lock Vale, [ARL-60] Cafeteria, Lodge-Clinic." The photographic prints on album page...
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    • 1929 August 20-30
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • A group of African American teenage campers from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose. Outfits include jodhpurs with boots; shorts, dresses.
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    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-164], [ARL-165], [ARL-166] and [ARL-167] Camp Nizhoni." The photographic prints on album page show: three African American teenage campers; the YWCA Reserve Secretary and a camper; the YWCA Reserve...
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    • 1937
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Fourteen African American campers (including Mary Frances) stand near a truck on the Camp Nizhoni campground in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some campers wear dresses with print designs; others wear skirts and blouses and some hold...
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    • 1937
    • Rogers and Nash Mortuary Records : 1873-1979

    • Index to the records of the Rogers and Nash Mortuary Records located in boxes 1-18 and between the years 1873 and 1979. Index is arranged alphabetically by last name and includes: Last and First Name, Date of Event, Type of Records, Box Number,...
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Geneaology
    • 2008
    • The gang going to the creek for the daily dip

    • View of a group of African American campers from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado on their way to bathe in the South Boulder Creek. They wear swim suits and swim caps. Some have on coats; one wears a robe. They carry large...
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    • 1932
    • Be sure to soap all over, brr-rr!

    • A group of African American campers from Camp Nizhoni bathe on the bank of South Boulder Creek in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. The teenage girls wash clothes and wear swim suits and caps. Camp buildings are in the distance.
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    • 1932
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-91] The 'gang' going to the creek for the daily dip. Did anyone mention styles? No, we are not going to fight anyone; the sticks are to keep us from floating away, [ARL-92] 'Hawky' (Eleanor Hawkins)...
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    • 1932
    • "Hawky", bathing beauty of the Rockies

    • Eleanor Hawkins, "Hawky," an African American teenager stands and leans on a large stick in South Boulder Creek near Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. She wears a swim suit.
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    • 1932
    • Everybody's happy except Marie. Musta been somethin' she e't

    • Pictured are Declora James, Zudora Blakey, Mary E. Wood ("Woody," the Camp's Director), Marie Anderson, a camp counselor (later Marie L. Greenwood), Ruby Hawkins, Ethel Wood, Marie Yarbra, and Eleanor Hawkins ("Hawky, " a camp counselor) African...
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    • 1932
    • 1932 (cont'd)

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-95] Declora James, Zudora Blakey, Me, 'Woody,' Ruby Hawkins, Ethel Wood, Marie Yarbra, 'Hawky,' Everybody's happy except Marie, Musta been somethin' she e't, [ARL-96] 'Smitty,' Eleanor Smith, 'Woody,'...
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    • 1932
    • The same 1932 "crew"

    • A group of campers and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado stand near Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad tracks on their morning hike to Rollinsville. They wear hats, sweaters or coats, pants, and boots;...
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    • 1932
    • Don't eat the cup, Ethel, we'll have breakfast eventually, we hope!

    • Five African American teenage girls and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills cook breakfast near Rollinsville (Gilpin County), Colorado. They hold sticks with food on them over a fire and one holds a cup. They wear overalls, pants,...
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    • 1932
    • The same 1932 "crew"

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-99] Five o'clock (A.M.) hike to Rollinsville. (Note the wraps.), [ARL-100] Ah! destination in sight-Rollinsville, at the bend of the road. It's only 8 o'clock!, [ARL-101] Don't eat the cup, Ethel,...
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    • 1932
    • Camp Nizhoni

    • Four African American teenage campers stand by a truck at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. One camper holds a patterned, wide-brimmed hat. The license plate on the Ford truck reads: "Colo. 1937 1-82702."
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    • 1937
    • What happened to those wraps, girls?

    • A group of African American teens and their counselor from Camp Nizhoni rest on the railroad tracks of the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad near Tunnel 30 (Gilpin County), Colorado. One girl carries a cup. They wear pants, overalls, shirts,...
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    • 1932
    • Thus endeth the camping adventures of the season of 1932

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-103] Rollinsville, a typical Colorado mountain town, [ARL-104] What happened to those wraps, girls? A pause to rest at the entrance of Tunnel 30 on the return to camp. Boy, were we hungry!." The...
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    • 1932
    • Entrance to the Chapel

    • View of the entrance to the Chapel for the campers of Camp Nizhoni, Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. A sign reads: "The Lord is in His Holy Temple, Let All Keep Silence Before Him." Shows ponderosa pine.
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    • [between 1934 and 1935]
    • 'Round and About Camp

    • Text and annotations on album page read: "[ARL-106] Boulder Creek as it flows through Lincoln Hills, [ARL-107] Entrance to the Chapel, [ARL-108] 'Divine Love' Our little secret high up in the Rockies." The photographic prints on album page show:...
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    • [between 1934 and 1935]

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