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    • Denver Municipal Facts: Volume 4 Number 7, 1912 February 17

    • 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.
    • 19120217
    • Dedication of the Henderson Mine site commemorated initial production that month after $500...

    • A group of spectators look on as a man gives a speech at the commemoration of production that month after a 500 million dollar investment at the Henderson Mine, Clear Creek, Colorado.
    • AMAX, Inc.--Branches, chapters, etc.--1970-1980.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Henderson Mine (Colo.)--1970-1980.; Meetings--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Mining--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1970-1980.; Public...
    • July, 1976
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • View of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in Kiowa County, Colorado. The marker consists of a wedge shaped piece of granite that is on a rectangular piece of concrete elevated on two cylindrical supports. The marker reads: "Sand...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1960-1970.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1960
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • Close-up view of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two thirds of whom were women and children, Kiowa County, Colorado. The concrete obelisk has...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1972
    • Sand Creek Massacre marker

    • Close up view of a marker that commemorates the Sand Creek Massacre in which United States troops killed some 200 Native Americans (Cheyenne and Arapaho), two thirds of whom were women and children, Kiowa County, Colorado. The marker consists of a...
    • Arapaho Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Kiowa County--1970-1980.; Sand Creek Massacre, Colo.,...
    • 1972
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men and women hold a U. S. flag and march in a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Spectators line the street.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.; Military parades &...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men raise a portrait of a man in a military uniform at a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. The men stand near a horse-drawn carriage. Spectators stand on the sidewalk and U. S. flags fly...
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men, women, and children march in a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. The marchers carry a banner that reads: "German Flag", an effigy, and a U. S. flag. Spectators line the street.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Effigies--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.; Military parades...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Spectators surround an effigy that hangs from a street light pole to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. A few men hold U. S. flags. Signs read: "Yellow Front", "Bowling", and "Hotel".
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Executions in effigy--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Military parades &...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men march with U. S. flags and a U. S. military marching band in a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Train cars are nearby.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.; Marching bands--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Military parades &...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Spectators wave U. S. flags at a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. A nearby sign reads: "[?] Denver Photo Materials".
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men in military uniforms participate in a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Spectators line the street near an automobile.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marching--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men and women march in a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. Spectators line the streets and U. S. flags fly from nearby buildings.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Marching--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918 November 118]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men ride on automobiles as part of a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. U. S. flags fly from nearby buildings.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men ride in trucks and automobiles as part of a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street, in Denver, Colorado. U. S. flags fly from a nearby building. A sign on the back of a truck reads: "[?] Transfer Express [?]".
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • Armistice Day parade

    • Men and a woman ride in and on automobiles and trucks as part of a parade to commemorate the end of World War I, on 16th (Sixteenth) Street in Denver, Colorado. A woman holds a U. S. flag.
    • Armistice Day--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1918 November 11]
    • 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]
    • Beecher Island monument at Beecher, Colo.

    • View of a concrete obelisk marker that commemorates the Battle of Beecher Island, fought between U.S. troops and some 1,000 Native Americans (Cheyenne)in Yuma County, Colorado. The marker is surrounded by an iron fence. A U. S. flag flies from an...
    • Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868--Monuments.; Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Yuma County--1940-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Yuma County--1940-1970.; Yuma County (Colo.)--1940-1970.; Monuments &...
    • [between 1940 and 1970]
    • Frances Willard memorial service

    • Members of the Women's Christian Temperance Union who include Daisy F. Eigler, H. B. Kinney, Adrianna Hungerford, and Blanche Howard pose with Reverend Frederick Cox near a tree planted in honor of Frances Willard and Gertrude Blaksley near Warren...
    • Blaksley, Gertrude--Commemoration.; Willard, Frances--Commemoration.; Woman's Christian Temperance Union--1930-1940.; Cheesman Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Monuments &...
    • 1939 September 16
    • Troops parading in front of Brown Palace

    • Spectators look on as World War I troops with rifles march down Broadway near the Brown Palace Hotel, Denver, Colorado.
    • Brown Palace Hotel (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; World War, 1914-1918--Commemoration--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Hotels--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Military parades & ceremonies--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    •  
    • Colonel Wm F. Cody (Buffalo Bill) rehearses Summit Springs Battle

    • Native Americans, Carlo Myles, Nobby Clark, and William F. Cody rehearse for a reenactment of the Battle of Summit Springs. A Native American man and woman stand near a partially constructed tepee. The woman wears a dress decorated with elk teeth...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show--1900-1910.; Cheyenne Indians--Performances & portrayals--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Summit Springs (Colo.), Battle of, 1869--Commemoration.; Historical reenactments--1900-1910.; Horseback...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Eaton, Colo.

    • An inscription carved into stone reads, "Erected by the people of Weld County in commemoration of the work and character of Dr. Charles Carlson who for 25 years (1902-1927) was the beloved physician whose life was devoted to the service of his...
    • Carlson, John C.--Monuments--1920-1940.; Eaton (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Fountains--Colorado--Eaton--1920-1940.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Eaton--1920-1940.
    • [between 1928 and 1940]
    • Andrew Carnegie Centennial Anniversary

    • View of a window display at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; signs read: "Andrew Carnegie Centennial Anniversary" and "Carnegie Gifts To Bibliographic Center, Denver Art Museum, Denver Public Library, University of Denver School,...
    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Commemoration.; Denver Public Library--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Window displays--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Denver Public Library window display

    • View of a window display at the Denver Public Library in Denver, Colorado; sign reads: "Contributions to the Public Library of the City and County of Denver by Andrew Carnegie." Photographs of branch libraries, books, and fabric samples are...
    • Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Commemoration.; Denver Public Library--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Commemoration--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Libraries--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Window displays--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
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    • Pioneer Monument, Denver

    • Pioneer Monument, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado (Frederick MacMonnies, sculptor); marks end of historic Smoky Hill Trail; shows Kit Carson on horseback atop pedestal, a hunter and a rifle-toting "prairie queen" at base of fountain.
    • Carson, Kit, 1809-1868--Commemoration.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Monuments & memorials--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1911 and 1925]
    • Pike Monument, Antlers Park, Colo. Springs

    • Granite rock monument with bronze plaque dedicated to Zebulon Pike during Pike Centennial Celebration, Antlers Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Shows two men and two women in period dress viewing monument; a plaque inscribed with "the people of...
    • Celebrations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Historical markers--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813.
    • [1906?]
    • March, Cesar Chavez Day

    • View of marchers led by Ramon Del Castillo, Chicano poet and educator, he carries a banner with the Virgin of Guadalupe as they celebrate the first Colorado Cesar Chavez Day in Denver, Colorado.
    • Cesar Chavez Day (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--2000-2010.; Mexican Americans--Colorado--2000-2010.; Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Parades & Processions.; Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993--Anniversaries, etc.--Pictorial works.;...
    • [2001]
    • César Chávez Peace and Justice Committee of Denver first César Chávez day celebration.

    • View of a procession at the first annual César Chávez day celebration near the intersection of West 7th Avenue and Galapago Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Members of the César Chávez Peace and Justice of Denver...
    • Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993--Commemoration--Colorado--Denver.; Cesar Chavez Peace and Justice of Denver Committee (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; César Chávez Day (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Hispanic Americans--2000-2010.; Clothing & dress.;...
    • 2002
    • Mrs. John Love during ceremonies marking battle centennial

    • Mrs. John Love and a man pose near a stone battlefield marker commemorating the Battle of Summit Springs, Summit Springs, Colorado. The marker reads: "Site of Summit Springs Battle Ground Last Indian Engagement [...] with U. S. troops in [?] July...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Governors' spouses--Colorado--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Summit Springs (Colo.), Battle of,...
    • 1969 July 10
    • During ceremonies marking battle centennial

    • Men on horseback stand near two girls and a woman as part of a ceremony to commemorate the Battle of Summit Springs in Washington County, Colorado. Two men carry flags, one a U. S. flag. The men are dressed in military uniforms. The girls and woman...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Summit Springs (Colo.), Battle of, 1869--Battlefields--1960-1970.; Summit Springs...
    • 1969 July 10
    • During ceremonies marking battle centennial

    • A man in military uniform stands near a saddled horse and a group of signs to commemorate the centennial of the Battle of Summit Springs in Washington County, Colorado. He holds the horse's reigns and his hat over his chest. A wire fence is between...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Summit Springs (Colo.), Battle of, 1869--Battlefields--1960-1970.; Summit Springs...
    • 1969 July 10
    • During ceremonies marking battle centennial

    • A woman and girls stand near a wire fence and look on as men on horseback ride in an open field, part of the Centennial of the Battle of Summit Springs, Summit Springs, Colorado. Two men on horseback carry flags. The men wear military uniforms; the...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Summit Springs (Colo.), Battle of, 1869--Battlefields--1960-1970.; Summit Springs...
    • [1969]
    • During ceremonies marking centennial

    • A girl sits near a marker that commemorates the Battle of Summit Springs in Washington County, Colorado. The metal plaque is mounted on a pad of concrete. The plaque reads: "Location of Tall Bull's lodge where Mrs. Weichel was found July 11, 1869....
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Colorado--Summit Springs--1960-1970.; Summit Springs (Colo.), Battle of, 1869--Monuments--1960-1970.; Summit Springs...
    • 1969 July 10
    • Wagon Box Fight

    • Stone memorial marker with a bronze plaque commemorates the Wagon Box Fight, (Wagon Box Battle) between the United States Army and Native American Sioux and Cheyenne warriors in the last major conflict of the Bozeman Trail conflicts (Red Cloud's...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Dakota Indians--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Red Cloud's War, 1866-1867--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1930.; Wagon Box Fight,...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Marker on site of Wagon Box Fight near Story, Wyoming

    • Stone memorial marker with a bronze plaque commemorating the Wagon Box Fight, (Wagon Box Battle,) between the United States Army and Native American Sioux and Cheyenne warriors in the last major conflict of the Bozeman Trail conflicts, August 2,...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1940.; Dakota Indians--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1940.; Indians of North America--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1940.; Red Cloud's War, 1866-1867--Commemoration--Wyoming--1920-1940.; Wagon Box Fight,...
    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Custer's battlefield near Crow Agency, Mont. cross where Custer fell

    • A man stands on the hill overlooking "Custer's Last Stand," the site of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, southeast of the Crow Agency, Montana. Tombstones mark the graves of troops of Lt. Col. George A. Custer's 7th U.S. Cavalry who fought Native...
    • Cheyenne Indians--War--Montana--1920-1930.; Dakota Indians--War--Montana--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--War--Montana--1920-1930.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Commemoration--Montana--1920-1930.; Little Bighorn Battlefield...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Chicago and Northwestern monument

    • Stone monument near Dubois (Fremont County), Wyoming shows a tie hack (laborer) in bas-relief with related historical features sculpted around him. A plaque affixed to the monument reads "Erected to perpetuate the memory of the hardy woods and...
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company--Commemoration--1940-1950.; Dubois (Wyo.)--1940-1950.; Monuments & memorials--Wyoming--Dubois--1940-1950.
    • 1948

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