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    • The homeless, Victor's big fire

    • View of large groups of people left homeless after a fire in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Men, women and children stand around household belongings and furniture in numerous piles along hillside. Shows handcarts, buggies and wagons used to...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Homeless persons--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899 Aug. 21
    • Victor fire

    • Bird's eye view of Victor, Colorado, during devastating fire on August 21, 1899, taken from vantage point on hillside where many people fled with household goods & personal belongings for safety. Shows horse- drawn wagons & carriages filled with...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [1899]
    • The homeless, Victor's big fire

    • View of large groups of people left homeless after Victor, Colorado's devastating fire on August 21, 1899. Shows numerous men, women & children huddled around household belongings; goods, furnishings & furniture in numerous piles along hillside;...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Letter to "Peggy" Margaret (Molly) Brown from Estelle Ballow

    • Letter sent to Margaret Brown from Estelle Ballow regarding current events in the lives of the author. Including a catalogue of Romanoff belongings and auction, newspaper clippings, the Depression, political and social events in Denver, and the...
    • Brown, Margaret Tobin, 1867-1932--Correspondence.
    • 1931 March 24
    • Chinese immigrants at the San Francisco custom-house

    • Chinese immigrants wait in line at the San Francisco custom house in San Francisco (Marin County), California. Men wear queues (braids), and straw domed-shaped (coolie) hats. Custom workers in suits and hats inspect immigrants' belongings. Inset...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Arrivals & departures--Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Customhouses--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Customs inspections--California--San...
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    • Mill fire at Victor, Colorado

    • View across Victor, Colorado, towards Gold Coin Mill as the August 21, 1899 fire begins to sweep across town. There appears to be a horse-drawn fire hose wagon laying hose on street with a team of horses; shows wooden frame houses on hillside, man...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fire engines & equipment--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Gold mining--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Cripple Creek, the famous mining town of Colorado, almost obliterated by two disastrous fires

    • Views of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado during the 1896 fire. Shows refugee housed in railroad boxcars and gathering their belongings, people fleeing as the Palace Hotel is dynamited to slow the fire, and a rescue train.
    • Palace Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Disaster victims--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Disasters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Emergency housing--Colorado--Cripple...
    • 1896 May 14
    • Disarming hostile Indians, Pine Ridge Agcy S.D.

    • View overlooking a Native American Sioux camp at the Stronghold on the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, shows some packing belongings, as the U. S. Army stands watch on hill in distance.
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890.; Pine Ridge Indian...
    • 1891 January 21
    • First evacuee arrivals at Granada

    • Japanese evacuees stand or sit with their suitcases and belongings in front of a Santa Fe and Topeka passenger train car. The men and women wait for the bus ride to Camp Amache, Granada Relocation Center, southeastern Colorado.
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Political prisoners--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.
    • 1942 August 30
    • El Paso Livery stable after the explosion

    • View of April 29th, 1896, fire and clouds of smoke from junction of Myers Avenue and "A" Street after explosion at El Paso Livery stable, Cripple Creek, Colorado; scene includes horse-drawn wagons with household goods or personal belongings parked...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896 April 29
    • Cripple Creek, the famous mining town of Colorado, almost obliterated by two disastrous fires

    • Views of Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado during the 1896 fire. Shows refugee housed in railroad boxcars and gathering their belongings, people fleeing as the Palace Hotel is dynamited to slow the fire, and a rescue train.
    • Palace Hotel (Cripple Creek, Colo.)--Disasters--1890-1900.; Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Disaster victims--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Disasters--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Emergency housing--Colorado--Cripple...
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    • Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado, first fire

    • View of Bennett Avenue from Second (2nd) Street during April 29th, 1896 fire, Cripple Creek, Colorado; large crowd of men, women and children are gathered on boths sides of street's boardwalk; numerous horse- drawn wagons and carriages loaded with...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • [1896]
    • Cripple Creek fire

    • View from junction of Myers and "A" Streets across rooftops during April 29th, 1896 fire, Cripple Creek, Colorado; huge black clouds of smoke billow in the sky; scene includes one and two-story wooden frame and brick, gable and flat-roof residences...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • The fire at Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of Bennett Avenue from Second (2nd) Street during fire of April 25, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; large crowd of men, women and children are gathered on both sides of street's boardwalk; numerous horse- drawn wagons and carriages, many being...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • The massacre of the Chinese at Rock Springs, Wyoming

    • Chinese coal miners with bedrolls and crates of belongings, run from a mob of men with rifles in Rock Springs (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. A few Chinese men are hit by bullets or lay on the ground.
    • Chinese--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Rock Springs (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Chasing--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.; Massacres--Wyoming--Rock Springs--1880-1890.
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    • Fire, Victor, Colorado

    • Men and women stand and watch smoke and flames from a fire in downtown Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Shows crowds of people in the street or near railroad tracks. Furniture and belongings are beside probably Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad...
    • Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.;...
    • 1899 August 21
    • The colored exodus, scenes at Topeka, Kansas

    • African American (Black) men, women and children, former slaves, arrive at the Shawnee County Fairgrounds in Topeka (Shawnee County), Kansas. Frame buildings on the fairgrounds have cupolas. Interior views of Floral Hall show people at a church...
    • African Americans--Kansas--Topeka--1870-1880.; Topeka (Kan.)--1870-1880.; Refugees--American--Kansas--Topeka--1870-1880.; Religious services--Kansas--Topeka--1870-1880.; Sleeping--Kansas--Topeka--1870-1880.
    • 1879 July 5
    • Westcliffe Hotel

    • People and a horse-drawn wagon stand near furniture, stacks of belongings, and mattresses in a dirt street in Westcliffe (Custer County), Colorado. Smoke rises from probably a hotel fire. Shows dressers, bed boards, mirrors, and chairs amid...
    • Westcliffe (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Fires--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Furniture--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.; Hotels--Colorado--Westcliffe--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Colorado, the anti-Chinese riot in Denver on October 31st.

    • View of an anti-Chinese riot on a street in Denver, Colorado. Rioters assault Chinese men, throw belongings out of windows and use wooden beams to destroy frame buildings. Rioters wear hats and sack suits, and Chinese men have queues (braids) and...
    • Chinese--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Race riots--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Residential streets--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Vandalism--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
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    • Great flood in Denver, May 19th, 1864

    • People and horses stand beside an eroded Larimer street during a flood of Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado. Shows brick and frame commercial buildings in Auraria and the flooded South Platte River. Piles of probably people's belongings are beside a...
    • Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.; Floods--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.;...
    • 1864 May 19
    • El Paso Livery Stable burning, fire 1896

    • View towards El Paso Livery Stable, Bennett Avenue between 1st (First) and "A" Streets, consumed in flames and smoke after explosion of stored dynamite at stable during second fire on April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; billows of black smoke...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Victor Ave., Victor, Colo. during big fire

    • View of Victor Avenue, Victor, Colorado, during its devastating fire of August 21, 1899; people are loading or carrying household goods & belongings on horse-drawn wagons & carriages; trunks, furniture & other personal items are stacked in the...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • El Paso Livery Stable, the explosion, 1896

    • View towards El Paso Livery Stable, Bennett Avenue between 1st (First) & "A" Streets, as fire causes stored dynamite to explode during second fire on April 29, 1896, Cripple Creek, Colorado; actual blast pictured with roof debris in air, black...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Explosions--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.; Smoke--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Victor fire

    • View of Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad engine & train in ridge cut above Victor, Colorado, during devastating fire of August 21, 1889. Shows flat bed railroad cars filled with men holding personal belongings, household goods & furniture moved by...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [1899]
    • Ute Indians with horses

    • Native American Ute women stand beside their saddled horses and dog; one gathers belongings.
    • Indians of North America--Women--1890-1910.; Ute Indians--Transportation--1890-1900.; Horses--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Fire at Victor, Colorado

    • View of smoldering remains from Victor, Colorado's devastating fire of August 21, 1899; ashes & debris cover hillside with piles of household goods, furniture & personal belongings saved from the fire, center. A large wooden frame structure still...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Fires--Colorado--Victor--1890-1900.
    • [1899]
    • R.R. Depot, Jimtown, Colo.

    • Men sit on top of a train, on a timber sidewalk, or near a passenger train and Denver & Rio Grande Railroad tracks at a railroad depot in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. Supplies and belongings stacked on the sidewalk include a mattress, wooden...
    • Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Company--1890-1900.; Creede (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Mine buildings--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Passengers--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.; Railroad stations--Colorado--Creede--1890-1900.;...
    • [1892?]
    • Ute group

    • View of unidentified Native American (Ute) women as they pack their belongings. The women wear dresses and are wrapped in blankets, one wears a cradleboard with a baby, another packs a horse.
    • Indians of North America--Women--1900-1920.; Ute Indians--Children--1900-1920.; Cradleboards--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • The travaux pony

    • Shows three Native Americans, one adult and children, on the back of a horse the travois that carries their belongings dragging behind.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Travois--1890-1900.
    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • This 1s Conejos County Court House in 1910

    • View along main street of the two and half-story stone courthouse, Conejos, Conejos County, San Luis Valley, Colorado; shows a portion of the steep apex roof missing; people line the street with wagons and belongings that include bedframes,...
    • Conejos (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Colorado--Conejos--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Conejos--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Victor, Colo.

    • View of Bob & Evelyn Brown with dog standing on ridge cut above Victor, Colorado, on outskirts of town; same location where townspeople fled for safety from August 21, 1899 fire using Florence & Cripple Creek railroad cars to move belongings;...
    • Victor (Colo.)--1970-1980.
    • 1971
    • A. C. Moulton residence after being struck by lightning, July 2, 1902.

    • View of A. C. Moulton's residence, Meeker, Colorado, shows the burned out roof from the lightning strike. Many of the household belongings are on the side of the road covered with sheets.
    • Moulton, A. C.--Homes & haunts.; Meeker (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Houses--Colorado--Meeker--1900-1910.; Lightning strikes--Colorado--Meeker--1900-1910.
    • 1902
    • Nadowaqua

    • Native Americans (Algonquin) walk down a trail toward a large body of water. Most carry belongings or drag them on a travois; one person carries an elderly individual on his back.
    • Algonquin Indians--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--1880-1900.; Lifting & carrying--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Indians & travois, Miles City

    • Native American Sioux pause outside of Miles City, Montana with horses and travois (tepee poles with bundles of their belongings.) Shows the main street businesses with false fronts.
    • Dakota Indians--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.; Miles City (Mont.)--1870-1890.; Horseback riding--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.; Travois--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • The Scriptbook

    • Booklet created by The Script Club of East High School in Denver, Colorado. Members of The Script Club, the writing club of East High, submitted their own works for create this booklet. Included are poems, essays, sketches and stories written by...
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High school students' writings--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1932 May
    • Rosebud Agency, Sioux Indian camp at Mission, South Dakota

    • View inside a Native American Sioux canvas wall tent at the Rosebud Agency, Mission, South Dakota, shows belongings, including cookware and bedding, scattered on the ground.
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Rosebud Agency--1930-1940.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Mission--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Mission--1930-1940.; Mission (S.D.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--South...
    • [1936?]
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914
    • East Denver High School Annual: 1910

    • 1910 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1910
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 6, 1910 February 5

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100205
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 2 Number 12, 1910 March 19

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19100319
    • Auraria Remembered

    • Oral history of former residents of the Westside neighborhood that were displaced by the building of the Auraria Higher Education Center in the 1970s.
    • Neighborhoods--Colorado--Denver--History.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--Biography.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Denver--History.
    • 1991
    • The Real Pioneers of Colorado

    • Transcript of a document originally written by Maria Davies McGrath in 1934. This document contains transcripts of all three volumes, arranged alphabetically by pioneers last name. Within each entry is a brief biography of the individual (s) who...
    • Pioneers--Colorado.; Colorado--Biography.
    • 1934
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 3, 1911 January 14

    • Newsletter produced by the City of Denver highlighting the civic, administrative, and informational aspects of government within the City.
    • Local government--Colorado--Denver.; Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 19110114

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