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    • '"Say, Men!" Cried Hal in a clear, calm voice'

    • Men point rifles at a Mexican man beside a card table. One man holds a bowie knife; another man restrains the Mexican man by the hair. A crowd of men holds torches and stands nearby.
    • Cardsharping--1860-1870.; Card games--1860-1870.; Crowds--1860-1870.; Fighting--1860-1870.; Scalping--1860-1870.
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    • 1865-1959, Zion Baptist Church, precentennial booklet.

    • Pre-Centennial booklet produced by Zion Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the book is a history of the church, photographs of different members of the congregations from various years, different clubs, committees, and organizations...
    • Zion Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); African American churches--Colorado--Denver.; Baptists--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1959
    • 4-H canning club

    • The 4-H club of Montrose, Colorado, consists of five girls and three women. They stand behind a display of their wares, which includes jarred fruits and vegetables placed on boxes of mason jars and a small table. A trophy cup and ribbons are on...
    • Montrose (Colo.)--1930-1940.; 4-H clubs--Colorado--Montrose--1930-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Montrose--1930-1940.; Home food processing--Colorado--Montrose--1930-1940.
    • [1936?]
    • "Busted!" a deserted railroad town in Kansas

    • Wolves and foxes search for food in dilapidated frame buildings in a deserted Kansas railroad town. Abandoned buildings have broken windows and debris is scattered in the road. Smoke rises from a train on railroad tracks in the distance.
    • Abandoned buildings--Kansas--1870-1880.; Ghost towns--Kansas--1870-1880.; Wolves--Kansas--1870-1880.
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    • "Correr el Gallo," Sunday sports in southern California

    • A man on horseback reaches for the neck of a partly buried rooster in an event described as "Correr el Gallo" or "Running the Cock" in California. Men spectators wear hats and sit on horseback or on the ground. Shows a man with a lasso, and...
    • Horseback riding--California--1870-1880.; Roosters--California--1870-1880.; Spectators--California--1870-1880.; Sports--California--1870-1880.
    • 1877 March 3
    • "Hands up", an incident of travel on the plains

    • Bandits in hats and face masks hold up a stagecoach at gun point on a road at night. Stagecoach drivers and a passenger hold their hands up. Two bandits hold the reins of the two teams of spooked horses.
    • Criminals--1880-1890.; Horse teams--1880-1890.; Robberies--1880-1890.; Stagecoaches--1880-1890.
    • 1885 August 29
    • "The Antlers," Colorado Springs

    • People are on Pikes Peak Avenue in front of the Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Shows horses, a dog, a carriage and a young girl in a mule-driven cart.
    • Antlers Hotel (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; City & town life--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1886 November 20
    • A bare chance

    • A man with long hair, a fringed buckskin shirt and a rifle, is on horseback in front of a bear. Rib bones are on the ground outside the den or cave. Mountains are in the distance.
    • Bear hunting--1870-1880.; Bears--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.
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    • A battle in the clouds

    • A Native American man with long hair and fringed leggings, holds an eagle above the talon and prepares to strike it with a stick. A dead rabbit is on a fallen tree beside the man. Shows steep mountain slopes and clouds in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--Spiritual life--1870-1880.; Eagles--1870-1880.; Rites & ceremonies--1870-1880.
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    • A beef issue in the Indian territory

    • A Native American man on horseback aims a pistol at a bull on a grassy plain. The man has braids and wears an ammunition belt over a shirt and pants. Men beside a covered wagon use knives to butcher a dead bull. Shows a fence and a building in the...
    • Indians of North America--Subsistence activities--1890-1900.; Beef cattle--1890-1900.; Covered wagons--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Shooting--1890-1900.
    • 1890 January 4
    • A burro party, Pike's Peak

    • Young women or girls and a man ride burros on a trail on Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. The girls wear wide brimmed straw hats and dresses and ride sidesaddle. A man in a suit and overcoat rides a mule and holds a whip. One animal carries...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Trails & paths--Colorado--El Paso...
    • 1888 October 27
    • A Chinese reception in San Francisco

    • Chinese men and women are in a room decorated with lanterns, filigree wall screens and tapestries in San Francisco (Marin County), California. Men and women play stringed instruments, cymbals and drums. Some men smoke pipes; others eat rice at a...
    • Chinese--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Clothing & dress--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Eating & drinking--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Interiors--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.;...
    • 1877 June 9
    • A Colorado tragedy

    • The skeletons and partially clothed remains of miners murdered by Alferd Packer lay on the ground near Lake City in probably Gunnison County, Colorado. Victims are identified as "George Noon, or 'California,'" "James Humphrey," "Shannon Wilson...
    • Gunnison County (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Dead persons--Colorado--Gunnison County--1870-1880.; Homicides--Colorado--Gunnison County--1870-1880.; Miners--Colorado--Gunnison County--1870-1880.; Skeletons--Colorado--Gunnison County--1870-1880.; Packer,...
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    • A day in Mammoth Gulch

    • Photomontage of scenes near Mammoth Gulch (Gilpin County), Colorado include: miners Holmes and Ripley, Echo Lake, prospectors on the Fremont Trail, and Judge Knaebel on horseback.
    • Jessie (Dog)--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Saint Bernard dog--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Snip (Horse)--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.; Gilpin County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Gilpin County--1890-1900.;...
    • 1899
    • A day's "still hunting" after buffalo

    • Men hunt American buffalo with rifles on the prairie in Kansas. Shows a wounded buffalo and a buffalo herd. Men cook buffalo meat over a fire at a camp. Shows covered wagons and strips of meat left out to dry.
    • Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--1870-1880.; Food drying--1870-1880.; Outdoor cookery--1870-1880.
    • 1877 March 10
    • A difficult bit of railroad surveying in the Rocky Mountains

    • A man on a cliff face in a canyon scales the rock with a rope, in (probably) Colorado. Surveyors are across the canyon in the distance.
    • Canyons--Colorado--1890-1900.; Cliffs--Colorado--1890-1900.; Climbing--Colorado--1890-1900.; Surveying--Colorado--1890-1900.
    • 1896 November 7
    • A hunter's "shack" in the Rocky Mountains

    • Hunters are beside a creek outside a vertical-log wall cabin with a sod roof. One man uses a knife to probably gut a deer on the ground. A second hunter wears a wide-brimmed hat, holds a rifle, and rides a horse. Dead deer hang from a wooden post....
    • Deer hunting--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Log cabins--1890-1900.
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    • A midwinter blockade in the Rocky Mountains

    • Men carry food supplies in baskets to passengers on a train snowbound in a canyon in the Rocky Mountains. A man with a shovel and men in hats, coats and gloves stand in the deep snow. Shows a railroad signal beside the tracks, passengers, and smoke...
    • Blizzards--1900-1910.; Railroad employees--1900-1910.; Railroads--1900-1910.; Rescue work--1900-1910.
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    • A perilous trip, shooting a flume in the Sierra Nevada

    • Two men in small boat slide down a narrow, wooden flume filled with water in the Sierra Nevada Range in Nevada or California. Shows the flume on a tree-covered mountain, rock formations and summits in the distance.
    • Aquatic sports--1870-1880.; Boats--1870-1880.; Flumes--1870-1880.
    • 1877 June 2
    • A scene in Cripple Creek

    • This restaurant in Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado, consists of a canvas tent with sign: "Matts. American Kitchen Regular Meals 25 cents." Log buildings are to the sides.
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Log buildings--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Restaurants--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • A scrub-race on the plains

    • View of a horse race in Yosemite Valley (later Yosemite National Park), California. Shows bareback riders with whips or switches, bridled horses and men spectators near the racers. Covered wagons are in the distance.
    • Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Horse racing--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.; Spectators--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.
    • 1876 March 4
    • A snow drift on the Pacific Railroad

    • Railroad workers in overcoats and caps, and men passengers in suits and hats shovel snow from railroad tracks. A Pacific Railroad locomotive and plow idle near the snow drift. Shows snow covered mountains in the distance.
    • Pacific Railroad Company--1870-1880.; Blizzards--1870-1880.; Railroad employees--1870-1880.; Railroad snowplow locomotives--1870-1880.; Railroads--1870-1880.; Snow removal--1870-1880.
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    • A tornado in the Rocky Mountains

    • View of a tornado and a billow of clouds in a steep canyon in the Rocky Mountains. Shows splintered trees where the funnel touches the ground. Rocky peaks and a dark sky are in the distance.
    • Tornadoes--1880-1890.
    • 1885 September 19
    • A whaling station on the California coast

    • View of the Pacific Ocean, men flaying a whale, smokestacks of a rendering plant, and a seaman with a telescope, in California. The Harper's Weekly masthead depicts an artist's palette, a lyre, globe, and telescope.
    • Fishermen--California--1870-1880.; Fishing industry--California--1870-1880.; Whaling--California--1870-1880.
    • 1877 June 23
    • A wild Indian show

    • Native American men dance on a wooden stage and wear feather headdresses, fur skirts, necklaces, and carry possibly musical instruments and spears in Germany. German peasant spectators wear bonnets and dresses with aprons, or work clothes and caps...
    • Indians of North America--Dance--Germany--1870-1880.; Audiences--Germany--1870-1880.; Wild west shows--Germany--1870-1880.
    • [1876 November 25]
    • Actors and actresses on stage

    • Actors and actresses perform on a stage possibly in Denver, Colorado. The set consists of chairs, tables, and doors on either side of the stage.
    • Actors--1890-1910.; Actresses--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Administration Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Administration Building at the Chicago World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The edifice, designed by Richard M. Hunt, is an octagon with four pavilions at the four corners. The pavilions are Greek Revival...
    • World's Columbian Exposition (1893: Chicago, Ill.)--Buildings.; Chicago (Ill.)--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.; Exhibitions--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.; Pavilions--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.
    • [1893]
    • Administration Building, Chicago World's Fair

    • View of the Administration Building at the Chicago World's Fair (World's Columbian Exposition) in Chicago, Illinois. The edifice, designed by Richard M. Hunt, is an octagon with four pavilions at the four corners. The pavilions are Greek Revival...
    • Chicago (Ill.)--1890-1900.; Exhibition buildings--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.; Pavilions--Illinois--Chicago--1890-1900.; World's Columbian Exposition (1893: Chicago, Ill.)
    • c1894
    • Adventures in the San Juan mountains

    • Men load boxes on pack mules. A man skies down a slope, and men stake a claim on a snow covered hillside. Men with pack animals wade through deep snow. A pack train of burros haul timber and men celebrate around a hoist at a mine shaft.
    • Miners--1880-1890.; Mining--1880-1890.; Packtrains--1880-1890.; Skiing--1880-1890.; Snow--1880-1890.
    • 1883 June 9
    • After Rocky Mountain sheep

    • A man with a wide-brimmed hat, an ammunition belt and tall boots, hunts for Big Horn sheep in the Rocky Mountains. The hunter looks through binoculars and crouches on the ground, walks in the snow, and looks over a rocky ridge at a fallen Bighorn...
    • Mountain sheep hunting--1890-1900.
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    • Agriculture crops equipment unidentified farm equipment

    • Close-up view of a agricultural implement that consists of two wheels, one that picks up dirt on small ledges and deposits the dirt on a ledge at the top of the wheel, probably in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Agricultural machinery & implements--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Alabama Fatal Mining Accidents : 1905, 1912-1921

    • List of fatal mining accident victims in 1905 (Virginia City Mine only) and 1912-1921, taken from the 1912-1921 Annual report of coal mines, State of Alabama, and from the website http://www.gendisasters.com/al/ "Alabama mine explosions". Gives...
    • Mine accidents--Alabama--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Alma

    • View looking west of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting works with long wood piles, and a bell tower. The Middle Fork of the South...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1870-1880.
    • [between 1875 and 1880]
    • Alma 1885, May 9th

    • This view west, across the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, near Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, painted false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting works...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Churches--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.
    • 1885 May 9
    • Alma Colo. May 20th 82

    • A man sits on a rock by the Middle Fork of the South Platte River looking west towards Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado. The town consists of wood frame barns, sheds, false front commercial buildings, log cabins, smelting...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • 1882 May 20
    • Alma from the east

    • A man in a white shirt, vest and hat leans on a tree stump on a hill above tailing piles and the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, in Alma, (elevation 10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado. The town, in the background, consists of wood frame...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.; Mountains--Colorado--1880-1890.
    • [1882]
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View west from above the icy Middle Fork of the South Platte, to the north side of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, includes large piles of tailings from placer and hydraulic dredge mining along the river. Town consists of scattered...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1920-1930.
    • [1929]
    • Alma, Colo.

    • View southwest from above the icy Middle Fork of the South Platte, to Alma, (10353 feet) Park County, Colorado, includes large piles of tailings from placer and hydraulic dredge mining along river. Town consists of scattered wood frame residences,...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Alma--1920-1930.
    • [1929]
    • Alma, South Park

    • View west, across bend in the Middle Fork of the South Platte River, of Alma, (10,353 feet) in Park County, Colorado, consists of wood frame residences, barns, sheds, painted false front commercial buildings, log cabins, a large smelting works with...
    • Alma (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Buildings--Colorado--Alma--1880-1890.
    • [between 1886 and 1890]
    • An ascent of Pike's Peak

    • Views of men and women hikers on Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. The men wear suits and derby hats, and the women wear full skirts or dresses, wide-brimmed hats, and pose with walking sticks. Shows snow beside the road, a view from what is...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Hiking--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Log buildings--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Signal stations--Colorado--El Paso County--1890-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--El...
    • 1890 August 23
    • An avalanche in the Rocky Mountains

    • Three prospectors are on a sheer cliff during an avalanche in the Rocky Mountains, probably near Leadville (Lake County), Colorado. One man clings to a rock while another man grasps him by the belt. Rocks are in mid air over the canyon, and a hat...
    • Lake County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Avalanches--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Danger--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Falling--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.; Miners--Colorado--Lake County--1880-1890.
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