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    • McIntyre & Heath in Hello Alexander

    • Panoramic view of the cast of the minstrel show "Hello Alexander" with Thomas K. Heath & James McIntyre, presented at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women pose near the canopied front entrance to the theater in...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Performances & portrayals--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1926 and 1927?]
    • Mcintyre & Heath in "Hello Alexander"

    • Panoramic view of the cast of the minstrel show "Hello Alexander" with Thomas K. Heath & James McIntyre, presented at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women pose near the canopied front entrance to the theater in...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Performances & portrayals--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1926 and 1927?]
    • Group in costume

    • Men and women in blackface pose in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado; costume includes dresses of print or brocade fabrics, and hats with flowers. Some of the men are dressed as women. A man points at a cake.
    • African Americans--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Mrs Fiske, "Mis' Nelly of N'Orleans" Co. Broadway Theatre Denver

    • Panoramic view of the cast of "Mis' Nelly of N'Orleans," presented at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men and women pose at the stage door entrance; a little girl stands at center next to a woman in a hat with a full veil....
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1920, May 12
    • Knights of Columbus Minstrel Foolies [sic] Revue - Denver Auditorium

    • Group portrait of actors at the Denver Auditorium in Denver, Colorado; costumes include face paint, taffeta dresses, blackface, uniforms, hats and a banjo. Children wear powdered wigs. Painted backdrop has gardens, a fountain, sculpture, a gate,...
    • City Auditorium (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Knights of Columbus--Performances--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929 April 8, 9, 10
    • Theatrical group

    • Men and women in blackface pose in Rifle (Garfield County), Colorado; costume includes dresses of print or brocade fabrics, and hats with flowers. Some of the men are dressed as women. A man points at a cake.
    • African Americans--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Rifle (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.; Cross dressing--Colorado--Rifle--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Denver Fire Dept clown band

    • Firemen pose in costumes and hold trombones in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include top hats, face paint, duck feet, and a British officer's helmet. Characters are a flapper, Keystone Cop, and blackface. Bass drum reads: "Denver Fire Department."
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bands--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Clowns--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.;...
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Kitchen Cabinet Sympathy Orchestra of the Montview Church of Denver

    • Women pose in the Montview Church in Denver Colorado and hold household implements including funnels, a floor sweeper, washtubs, a tea pot, and tongs. Costume includes uniforms, a Scottish kilt, and blackface. A stained glass window depicts Jesus...
    • Kitchen Cabinet Sympathy Orchestra--1900-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Churches--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Equipment--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Music ensembles--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Shadows W. L Keener, Evelyn Lewis, Gertrude Richards

    • W. L. Keener, Evelyn Lewis, and Gertrude Richards pose in costume as part of a production of "Shadows" in Denver, Colorado. Evelyn Lewis wears a dress and wide-brimmed hat. Gertrude Richards wears blackface.
    • Keener, W. L.--Performances.; Lewis, Evelyn--Performances.; Richards, Gertrude--Performances.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Actors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theatrical productions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • A diamond hitch at street events of Skii[joring contest] Carnival, Steamboat Springs

    • Spectators gather along the sidewalk of Main Street during a skiijoring contest at the Ski Carnival in Steamboat Springs, (Routt County), Colorado. A woman on a horse pulls four skiers down the snowy street. They all wear head bandanas, patterned...
    • African Americans--Performances & portrayals--1940-1950.; Steamboat Springs (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1940-1950.; Contests--Colorado--Steamboat Springs--1940-1950.; Skiing--Colorado--Steamboat...
    • [between1945 and 1949?]
    • Gus Hill's Minstrels, Chas. A. Williams, Mgr. Broadway Theatre Denver, Colo.

    • Photomontage and panoramic photograph of the Gus Hill Minstrels at the Broadway Theater, 1756 Broadway, in Denver, Colorado. Men in kepi hats and blue wool coats with large buttons pose at the front entrance of the theater. Some band members hold...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Gus Hill Minstrels--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Bands--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1920, March 29
    • Georgetown "Boosters" parade

    • View of a parade at the intersection of 6th (Sixth, Alpine) Street and probably Taos Street in Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado. A man wears probably a World War I uniform and holds a United States flag. People wear blackface, carry a...
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Georgetown--1910-1920.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Georgetown--1910-1920.; Spectators--Colorado--Georgetown--1910-1920.
    • 1920?
    • Fire Dept clown band

    • Firemen pose in costume with musical instruments in Denver, Colorado. Outfits include top hats and face paint. Characters are a flapper, a cook, blackface, Pierrot, a convict, and a Keystone Cop. Instruments include: trombones, saxophones,...
    • Denver (Colo.). Fire Department.--People--1940-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bands--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Clowns--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Costumes--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1945?]
    • Play

    • Actors and actresses in costume pose on stage probably at the Jaffa Opera House in Trinidad (Las Animas County), Colorado. One man wears a suit and blackface. The women wear dresses with bustles.
    • Jaffa Opera House (Trinidad, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Actors--Colorado--Trinidad--1900-1920.
    • [between 1901 and 1920?]
    • Pancake race, Alamosa, Colo.

    • Women participants in the annual Alamosa Colorado pancake race pose with frying pans and numbers pinned to their aprons in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. A woman dressed as Aunt Jemima, in black face, a checkered dress, headscarf and an apron,...
    • Hispanic Americans--1950-1960.; Alamosa (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Blackface entertainers.; Women.; Jemima, Aunt--Pictorial works.; Zamora, Elizabeth--Pictorial works.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Alamosa--Pictorial works.; Hispanic...
    • 1958
    • Parade entry Flower Carnival

    • A man and woman in blackface, sit in a two wheel buggy hitched to a donkey and decorated with greenery and flowers, Sunflower (Flower) Carnival, Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado. The man and woman wear hats and large sunflowers on their...
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; African Americans--Performances & portrayals--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.; Donkeys--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1890-1900.;...
    • [August, 1896]
    • Dinner celebration in Denver for opening

    • Men in tuxedos and suits pose for a group portrait in probably the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. A man in uniform wears a hat that reads: "Denver Fireman." A man in a suit poses in a "Pullman Conductor" hat, and a man in black face wears...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Banquets--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Blackface entertainers--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Fire fighters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928]
    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 1 Number 12, 1909 May 8

    • 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.
    • 19090508

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