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    • Altar at Our Lady of Lourdes, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of the carved wooden altar at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. Interior view shows the altar's turned spindles, niches, arches and elaborate details. Candlesticks , candelabras, and a cross are...
    • McLean, Lachlan, 1843-1929.
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    • Interior, Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado

    • A view of the interior west end of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The altar sits atop two steps and is covered with a white cloth on which "IHS" is embroidered. Two vessels sit on the altar, and two diagonal candelabras and a cross...
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    • 1940?
    • Altar, Guadalupe Church, Santa Fe

    • Interior view of the altar at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, located at 417 Agua Fria Street in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Shows a carved wooden altar and tabernacle, ornate candlesticks and candles. A painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe is in a niche...
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    • St. Paul's Episcoal Church interior

    • The altar at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Central City, Colorado, stands in front of a large, stained-glass window with a pointed arch. Several rows of pews stand in the foreground. A gold cross stands on the altar above a banner that reads:...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • St. Mary's Catholic Church

    • A priest and three altar boys pose in their vestments in front of the altar of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Aspen, Colorado. Pews are in the foreground; two chandeliers with glass globes hang from the ceiling. Geometrical patterns are painted on...
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    • 1885
    • St. Mary Magdalene, Edgewater church

    • The interior of St. Mary Magdalene's Catholic Church in Edgewater, Jefferson County, Colorado, is decorated for Christmas. The altar with a Bible and two framed documents is within an arched apse; stepped shelves behind the altar hold flowers,...
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    • 1907
    • Altar of the old San Miguel Church, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    • Interior view of the adobe San Miguel Mission (Church, Chapel) at 401 Old Santa Fe Trail in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows the altar, communion rail, a tabernacle and candlesticks. Paintings or prints hang on the wall over and beside...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Altar of the old San Miguel Church, Santa Fe, N. Mex.

    • Interior view of the adobe San Miguel Mission (Church, Chapel) at 401 Old Santa Fe Trail in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows the altar, communion rail, a tabernacle and candlesticks. Paintings or prints hang on the wall over and beside...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Mass, Immaculate Conception Church, Chama, Colorado

    • Hispanic American parishioners attend Mass at Immaculate Conception Church in Chama (Costilla County), Colorado. The priest and altar boys stand in front of the multi-tiered altar with paintings of Christ and the Virgin Mary. A banner on a mast is...
    • Horton, Tad.
    • [1950]
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church interior

    • The altar of St. Paul's Episcopal Church stands in front of a large, stained-glass window with a pointed arch. A gold cross stands between two urns on the altar. A banner reads: "Holy! Holy!" Wood rails separate the altar from the rest of the...
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Altar, Church of San Miguel, Santa Fe, N.M.

    • Interior view of the Church of San Miguel in Santa Fe (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Paintings hang on a decorated altar piece (reredos) mounted on the adobe wall above the altar. A man prays in a pew. Shows wooden railings in the nave, and...
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • School Dist No. 6 Greeley, Colo.

    • Elementary school children in Greeley, Colorado, in Weld County reenact the pilgrimage to Guadalupe. The children are dressed in traditional Mexican costumes, including serapes, sombreros, and mantillas. The children kneel before an altar of...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Indians, Pueblo, religion, altars

    • Three men work to clean an altar in one of the ceremonial caves at Bandelier National Monument in New Mexico. Two men, including Julian Martinez, a famous painter from the San Ildefonso Pueblo, wipe dirt from a brick structure resembling a...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1912?]
    • St. Mary's Catholic Church

    • Father Ed Downey and three altar boys pose in vestments in front of the altar of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado. Shows pews, chandeliers and paintings of Jesus and Mary. The altar is decorated with garlands of paper...
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    • 1885
    • Central City Episcopal Church

    • The altar of St. Paul's Episcopal Church is before stained glass windows with gothic, pointed arches. A cross is on the altar, and wooden chairs are in the rear corners. Enclosed areas, with decorative elements around the top, on either side of the...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
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    • 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?]
    • Assumption Catholic Church breaking ground for Welby Catholic Church

    • A monsignor, several priests, altar boys, and the church congregation gather for a ground-breaking in front of Assumption Catholic Church in Welby, Adams County, Colorado. The monsignor, with a shovel, wears a cassock and a biretta; two monks, wear...
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    • January 6, 1942
    • Church of the Holy Ghost Denver

    • View of the altar at Church of the Holy Ghost in Denver, Colorado. Father Bender sits near a statue of Jesus. The altar is decorated with candles and flowers.
    • P. Balsiger & Co.
    • 1907
    • Eisenhower Chapel

    • A woman prays at the altar of the Eisenhower Chapel in the Denver Club, Denver, Colorado. An image of Jesus Christ is on the altar.
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    • 1968
    • Shrine in Manitou

    • View of a religious shrine in Manitou Springs, Colorado; shows an arch, garlands of dried flowers, an altar with roses, calla lilies, and carnations. Brocade cloth covers the altar; fabric drapes the wall, a Bible is on the pulpit. A collection...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • St. Mark's interior, Durango

    • A view of the interior of St. Mark's Church in Durango, La Plata County, Colorado, includes three pointed arches at the altar end of the church, with a fourth arch over the altar itself; pipes for a pipe organ fill one arch. A hymn board is on one...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Wm. Sabine residence, Alamosa

    • William Sabine's residence in Alamosa, Colorado was built in 1879 and is a one-story wood frame house with a low hipped roof with a widow's walk, clapboard siding, pedimented drip molds, and covered porch with double arch front. William, his wife,...
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    • [between 1885 and 1887]
    • Georgetown Episcopal interior

    • Interior view of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The congregation was organized in 1867 by Reverend Winslow and the church was built in 1869, but was rebuilt after a windstorm blew it down the same year. The chancel includes a dark...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1935 and 1945?]
    • Georgetown (Episcopal interior)

    • Interior view of Grace Episcopal Church, Georgetown, Colorado. The congregation was organized in 1867 by Reverend Winslow and the church built in 1869, but was rebuilt after a windstorm blew it down the same year. The sanctuary includes an altar...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1935 and 1945?]
    • Interior of St. Mary Magdalene's Church, Edgewater, June 1908

    • The interior of St. Mary Magdalene's Catholic Church in Edgewater, Jefferson County, Colorado, has an altar within an arched apse; stepped shelves behind the altar hold flowers, and three framed pictures, one of Jesus Christ and another of Mary,...
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    • 1908
    • Church interior

    • Interior view of a church in probably Mexico City (Distrito Federal), Mexico. People sit in wooden pews in the nave. Shows a pulpit and an ornamental altar in the sanctuary. Walls have elaborate fresco or mosaic decoration. Statues are in niches...
    • Rinehart, A. E. (Alfred Evans)
    • [between 1876 and 1897]
    • Laguna

    • Interior view of the mission Church of San Jose, Laguna Pueblo, New Mexico, shows an altar with religious statues, altar screen, beam ceiling, Native American painting on stucco walls.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Chapel

    • Men and women sit in pews in the chapel at the J.K. Mullen Home for the Aged (later the Little Sisters of the Poor Mullen Home) at 3629 West 29th (Twenty-ninth) Avenue in the West Highland neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows carved Stations of...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1918 and 1932?]
    • St. George's Episcopal Church

    • Interior view of the front of St. George's Episcopal Church, West Fourth and Pine Streets, Leadville, Colorado. Built in 1881, at a cost of $18,000, the Gothic pointed-arched windows allow sunlight to stream in to the altar which includes wooden...
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    • [between 1935 and 1945?]
    • Mt. Carmel

    • View of the altar at the Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Denver, Colorado. Statues that include Jesus Christ and The Virgin Mary are in niches above the altar.
    • McGill, Dan.
    • 1978 October
    • Reverend Paul Ziatyk preparing for Christmas celebration

    • Photograph of Reverend Paul R Ziatyk, Pastor of Transfiguration of Christ Eastern Orthodox Church, prepares the altar for the Christmas celebration and selects Scripture from the "Evangelia," the book which contains the four Gospels. He stands at...
    • Weiser, Dennis.
    • 1967 January 4
    • Reverend Paul Ziatyk preparing for Christmas celebration

    • Photograph of Reverend Paul R Ziatyk, Pastor of Transfiguration of Christ Eastern Orthodox Church, prepares the altar for the Christmas celebration and selects Scripture from the "Evangelia," the book which contains the four Gospels. He stands at...
    • Weiser, Dennis.
    • 1967 January 4
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Central City

    • The altar of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Central City sits before stained glass windows with gothic, pointed arches. A cross is on the altar and wooden chairs are in the rear corners of the chancel. Rooms on either side of the chancel have...
    • Smock, A. N.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Church of Santa Cruz, Interior

    • Interior view of the Iglesia de Santa Cruz de la Cañada (Holy Cross Church) in Santa Cruz (Santa Fe County), New Mexico. Shows adobe walls, hand-hewn wooden ceiling beams with scroll brackets, an altar and railing, tapestries, retablos (icons),...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Antelope altar sand painting - old cave. Mesa no. 2

    • View of a Native American (Hopi) sand painting and altar, Second Mesa, Arizona. Shows baskets, pottery, sage bundles, clay holders, and prayer sticks with feathers.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Altar - Mesa No. 3

    • Interior view of a Native American Hopi Pueblo kiva, Third Mesa, Arizona, shows an altar set for a sacred ceremony with fetishes, corn cobs, animal skulls, baskets, bells, feathers and pottery.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Thornton church interior

    • View of the interior of probably the Chapel of the Intercession Episcopal Church, Thornton, Adams County, Colorado, shows metal folding chairs, kneelers, an altar, a large cross on the wall behind the altar, and an American flag.
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1950 and 1965]
    • Thornton church

    • View of the interior of probably the Chapel of the Intercession Episcopal Church, Thornton, Adamas County, Colorado, shows metal folding chairs, kneelers, an altar, a large cross on the wall behind the altar, a woman at the piano, and an American...
    • Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • [between 1950 and 1965]
    • Altar before funeral - Kiva No. 3

    • Interior view of an Native American (Hopi) kiva; shows an altar with Katchina dolls wearing necklaces, baskets, gourds, pottery, stacked dried corn, a canopy, and painted panels.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Funeral altar - Mesa No. 2

    • Interior view of a Native American (Hopi Pueblo) kiva; shows an altar with painted panels, Katchina dolls, baskets, dried corn, corn meal, feathers, and bundles.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Altar of Loretto Academy in Pueblo, Colo.

    • Laden with flowers, this altar in Pueblo, Colorado, is topped by a cross against the interior wall. A sign on the low wooden partition reads: "J. J. Lambert," and pews are in the foreground.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • [Unity Church interior with balcony]

    • Interior view of the Unity Church once located at 19th and Broadway Streets in Denver, Colorado (opened 1887). View taken from the balcony, shows bowed pews, altar, stained glass windows, and coffered ceiling. Organ console and organ pipes are...
    • Rhoads, Harry Mellon, 1880 or 81-1975.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Altar, San Ildefonso ground kiva near Santa Fe, N.M. 1912

    • An altar lies at the bottom of a wood ladder in a ceremonial kiva, possibly at Bandelier National Monument near Santa Fe, New Mexico. Light shines down from the entrance to the kiva at the top of the ladder.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [1912?]

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