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    • Indian women grinding corn

    • Two Native American (Hopi) women, probably of Oraibi Pueblo (Navajo County), Arizona, grind corn in square containers with metates. A basket of ground corn sits in front of one woman; a pile of unground corn sits in front of the other woman. Loaves...
    • Hopi Indians--Domestic life--Arizona--Oraibi--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--Women--Arizona--Oraibi--1880-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Women--Arizona--Oraibi--1880-1900.; Oraibi (Ariz.)--1880-1900.; Grinding--Arizona--Oraibi--1880-1900.; Home food...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • The City of Denver: Volume 3 Number 6, 1914 December 31

    • Newsletter produced semi-monthly 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.
    • 19141231
    • West Side Recorder Volume 7 No 5

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • Community newspapers--Auraria (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1970 September
    • Swift and Company product containers

    • Photograph of the interior of a room containing the Swift and Company product containers located in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pictured are several sets of cases holding metal buckets used by the company to hold and package...
    • Swift & Company--Facilities.; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood)
    • circa 1925
    • Big rock cut, on mile above Cabinet, N.P.R.R.

    • View of Northern Pacific Railroad Company construction near Cabinet (Bonner County) Idaho. Construction workers excavate a railroad cut with picks, shovels and hand carts. Cranes lift a boulder and containers. Chinese laborers wear coolie hats....
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--1880-1890.; Chinese--Employment--Idaho--Bonner County--1880-1890.; Bonner County (Idaho)--1880-1890.; Hoisting machinery--Idaho--Bonner County--1880-1890.; Railroad construction & maintenance--Idaho--Bonner...
    • [1882 or 1883]
    • Dr. Donald F. Hornig

    • Men, one in a suit, sit on a bulldozer at the University of Colorado at Boulder. A dump truck is next to them, in the same hole, with air horns on its roof and lettering on the radiator: "White." Semi-truck containers, buildings, trees, and cars...
    • University of Colorado (Boulder campus)--1960-1970.; Boulder (Colo.)--1960-1970.; Ground breaking ceremonies--Colorado--Boulder--1960-1970.
    • [between 1963 and 1968?]
    • Cheyenne Wyo. fifty yearly [sic] old and rearing to go! and the Denver Post is Ther [sic] to help...

    • Panoramic view of a crowd looking on as a woman representative of the Denver Post shakes hands with Mr. C. Shokley who sits in a Stutz automobile near the Union Pacific Train Station in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The car is labeled with the number "3" and...
    • Denver Post--Public relations--1910-1920.; Stutz automobile--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1910-1920.; Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1910-1920.; Automobiles--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1910-1920.; Boys--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1910-1920.; Press agents--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1915 and 1920?]
    • Soda fountain, Salida

    • Interior view of a Salida drugstore, Chaffee County, Colorado, shows men in suits, ties, fedora hats, and gold chains, soda fountain with marble counter, syrup containers, metal serving mugs, Rose's Lime Juice, and apothecary shelves filled with...
    • Apothecary bottles--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Salida (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Colorado & Southern Ry. (2-8-2) #807, 15th Street, Denver

    • Colorado & Southern steam locomotive # 807 with a consist of freight cars, is stopped near 15th (Fifteenth) Street in the railroad yards in Denver, Colorado. A railroad employee stands near the front of the engine. A flat car with containers is...
    • Colorado and Southern Railway--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Railroad locomotives.; Railroads.; Shipping.
    • 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...
    • Our Lady of Guadalupe Church (Santa Fe, N.M.)--1930-1940.; Santa Fe (N.M..)--1930-1940.; Altar pieces.; Altars.; Interiors.; Paintings.; Guadalupe, Our Lady of.
    • Burros packed with supplies

    • View of a pack train of burros loaded with equipment and supplies possibly in Fremont County, Colorado. The burros are loaded with boxes, containers, bed-rolls, and a table. They crowd together on a trail near possibly Fourmile Creek. A railroad...
    • Fremont County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Packtrains--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Railroad employees--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.; Streams--Colorado--Fremont County--1880-1890.;...
    • [between 1881 and 1884?]
    • Tropers Lake

    • Men wear overalls and hats and pose beside a canvas tent. A man wears possibly gloves and holds a metal pan. Metal containers and possibly saddles are near tree trunks at the camp site. Probably a lake identified as Tropers [Trappers?] Lake is in...
    • Camping--1910-1920.; Men--1910-1920.; Tents--1910-1920.
    • 1910
    • Converters

    • Miners pose near a set of converters, possibly in Arizona. One man pulls a cart that holds containers full of molten metal. Two chutes connect the converters.
    • Industrial facilities--1890-1910.; Miners--1890-1910.; Mining--1890-1910.
    • [between 1898 and 1902]
    • Polish picnic at Morrison, Colo.

    • A large group of Polish Americans out for a picnic, probably a family, pose for a photo underneath a large rock slab. The women wear ankle length skirts and blouses, all of the men wear suits, some have removed their jackets and vests. A few in the...
    • Polish Americans--Colorado--Morrison--1900-1910.; Morrison (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Picnics--Colorado--Morrison--1900-1910.; Rock formations--Colorado--Morrison--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Morrison--1900-1910.
    • 1903 July
    • Dining tent area

    • Interior view of a miner's dining tent at probably the Gold King Mine near Gladstone (San Juan County), Colorado. Shows an eating area with men, women and dogs seated at wooden tables and benches. The tables are set with white table cloths, dishes,...
    • San Juan County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Dining rooms--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1910.; Employees--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--San Juan County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1887 and 1910?]
    • Denver, snow storms

    • A young milkman and a horse with metal milk containers stand on a Denver, Colorado street in the 1913 snowstorm. Signs on building read, "Hotel Broadway," "K & W Patent Reliners," "Stutz Hall Automo[biles]," "Colorado Distributor."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Blizzards--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Horses--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Milkmen--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Pack animals--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Snow--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • 1913 December
    • Pueblo Park District #2 (1938)

    • Park landscaping in Pueblo, Colorado, consists of cement and stone canals around a high island, which is topped by a lighthouse. A man stands by the tower; others sit by a number of cylindrical containers in the background. A roadster is parked,...
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Pueblo--1930-1940.
    • 1939
    • Cole Junior High garden project staging area

    • Photograph of a staging area for an eighth grade garden project at Cole Junior High School in Denver, Colorado. Visible is the planting area on a long counter underneath some windows. Various containers and packaging can be seen scattered over...
    • Gardening.; Cole Junior High School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1931
    • Argo smelter, tub room silver refinery

    • Boston & Colorado Smelting Company's Argo Smelting Works refinery in Denver, Colorado shows: row of round, wood tanks and rectangular containers.
    • Argo Smelting Company (Denver, Colo.); Boston & Colorado Gold and Silver Smelting Company.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Smelters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1892
    • Railroad bridge near Delgany Street Denver

    • View, facing south, of the railroad truss bridge over Cherry Creek (north of Delgany Street) in the Union Station neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. There are commercial storage containers designed to look like railroad freight cars on the bridge....
    • Denver (Colo.)--2000-2010.; Union Station neighborhood (Denver, Colo.)--2000-2010.; Railroad bridges.; Truss bridges.; Railroad bridges--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Truss bridges--Colorado--Denver--Pictorial works.; Denver...
    • 2009
    • Businessmen

    • Businessmen dressed in suits, ties and stiff collars sit at a long table that has wooden file draws and envelopes with wax seals, probably in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A woman also sits at the table. A portrait painting on the wall reads: "Adam...
    • Philadelphia (Pa.)--1900-1910.; Business people--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Interior of teepee

    • A group of unidentified Native Americans sits playing cards inside a teepee on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana. Numerous pillows and blankets are on the ground inside the teepee. A group of pots and containers is in the...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--Montana--1900-1910.; Salish Indians--1900-1910.; Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.)--1900-1910.; Card games--Montana--1900-1910.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Workers excavate portions of Pithouses A, B and C in Step House, a cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park. Piles of rocks form a wall in one of the circular rooms under the large rock overhang where the men work. Digging tools and boxes are...
    • Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Step House (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Pit dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.; Archaeological sites--Colorado--1920-1930.; Cliff dwellings--Colorado--1920-1930.
    • [1926?]
    • Posey, Davis and the fish

    • A man and a woman, identified as Posy and Davis, pose in a tent in probably Colorado. The woman, in a blouse and long skirt, pours coffee from a metal coffee pot into a tin cup. The man sits at a table with a table cloth and eats. Food containers...
    • Couples--Colorado--1890-1910.; Eating & drinking--Colorado--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.; Tables--Colorado--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Morgan, Shull, Davis, Bromkley

    • Men, identified as Morgan, Shull, Davis and Bromkley, sit at a makeshift wooden table and eat inside a tent in probably Colorado. Metal containers of food and dishes are along the table. A wooden bucket filled with firewood is on the ground in...
    • Eating & drinking--Colorado--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--1890-1910.; Men--Colorado--1890-1910.; Tents--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • The excitements of a sketching tour in the Rocky Mountains

    • Bears invade a camp site as men and a horse flee down a hillside in the Rocky Mountains. Bears pour a tea kettle over a camp fire, eat food, and loot the contents of containers. One bear holds a rifle.
    • Animal attacks--1870-1880.; Bears--1870-1880.; Camping--1870-1880.
    • Sterilizing Room, Beth Israel Hospital

    • Stainless steel sterilizing machines line the walls of a small room at Beth Israel Hospital in Denver, Colorado. The sterilizing containers have valves and are connected to pipes that run into the walls.
    • Beth Israel Hospital (Denver, Colo.)--Equipment & supplies--1920-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1940.; Hospitals--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.; Medical equipment & supplies--Colorado--Denver--1920-1940.
    • [between 1921 and 1940?]
    • Chinese quarters, Virginia City, Nevada

    • Views of Chinese-owned businesses and living quarters in Virginia City (Storey County), Nevada. Shows a butcher shop, a barber shop, a laundry and a cobbler. Men have queues (braids) and wear shan ku (tunic and trousers) and bu xie (cotton shoes);...
    • Chinese--Nevada--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Virginia City (Nev.)--1870-1880.; Alleys--Nevada--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Barbers--Nevada--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Barbershops--Nevada--Virginia City--1870-1880.; Chinese...
    • Campers fireplace, Echo Lake

    • People gather around a stone fireplace at Echo Lake Park in Clear Creek County, Colorado. The women, with bobbed hair, wear shirts, ties, long blazers or cardigans, and jodhpurs and high laced boots. The man wears a jacket with slacks. Food...
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1920-1930.; Clear Creek County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Echo Lake Park (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Clothing & dress--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Dogs--Colorado--Clear Creek County--1920-1930.; Fireplaces--Colorado--Clear...
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Kitchen in Central City, Colorado

    • A stove and a side cabinet with a marble top are in a kitchen in Central City, Colorado. A gas fixture hangs over the cabinet, and the walls are covered with patterned wallpaper. Bric-a-brac on and around the stove include a kettle, an iron, a...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1900-1930.; Interiors--1900-1930.; Kitchens--Colorado--Central City--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Opening day of the Dutch Mill Restaurant, ca. 1915

    • Interior view of Dutch Mill Restaurant, 1541 Champa Street, Denver, Colorado; shows a man, a woman, and waitresses, behind a marble counter and metal barstools, in Dutch costume; they wear hats, dresses, collars, neck bows and aprons. A coffee...
    • Dutch Mill Restaurant (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Counters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Restaurants--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Stools--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1915 and 1919]
    • Gym interior, Fairmont school

    • View of the interior of the gymnasium at Fairmont School at 3rd (Third) and Elati Streets in the Baker Neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Shows a large open room with brick walls, steel and wooden ceiling beams, a wood floor, radiator, wire basket...
    • Fairmont School (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Gymnasiums--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Walpi interior

    • Interior of native American (Hopi) pueblo dwelling, Walpi, Arizona, shows; adobe walls; hanging baskets, postcards, spoon and pouch; small shelf with basket; bookcase with lamp, basket, books, pitchers, can of "[Car]nation", plates, and paper bags....
    • Hopi Indians--Arts & crafts--Arizona--Walpi--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Structures--Arizona--Walpi--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Structures--Arizona--Walpi--1910-1920.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Walpi...
    • [1918?]
    • Municipal Facts: Volume 3 Number 8, 1920 August

    • Newsletter produced monthly 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.
    • 19200801
    • Park Hill Actionews

    • Informational newsletter of the Park Hill Action Committee.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1967 January
    • "Native" workers, possibly rubber re: Gates rubber co.

    • Interior view of the Gates Rubber Company's Singapore factory in China. Chinese laborers work at a table with rectangle containers, a man runs a press, a boy kneels by several metal buckets.
    • Gates Rubber Company--1910-1920.; Singapore--1910-1920.; Interiors--Singapore.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • The Urban Dweller: A Publication by Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods Inc.

    • Newsletter produced by the Capitol Hill United Neighborhoods (CHUN) pertaining to organization's meetings, events, and decisions. Specific issues addressed in this newsletter include a forum on aging, planning, and community improvements.
    • Citizens' associations--Colorado--Denver.; Land use, Urban--Colorado--Denver; Zoning--Colorado--Denver; City planning--Colorado--Denver.; Neighborhood government--Colorado--Denver.; Transportation--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1980 June
    • Hopi Indians

    • View of Native American (Pueblo, Hopi) women who carry water containers in cloth slings and a pail near the Snake Shrine at Walpi Pueblo, First Mesa, Arizona. The Snake Shrine is a large pile of stones in which the jars for the snake washing...
    • Hopi Indians--Women--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Domestic life--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1890-1900.;...
    • August, 1899
    • A Colorado strawberry patch

    • View of large strawberry field, West Lake Ranch, possibly Adams County, Colorado; numerous men & women picking strawberries; small wooden frame shed and canvas tent, background left; straw hats & bonnets, dog seated amidst pickers, wooden baskets...
    • Adams County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fruit industry--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.; Harvesting--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.; Strawberries--Colorado--Adams County--1900-1910.
    • [1910.]
    • Bag

    • A horsehide bag (Native American Sioux) with red fur, quillwork and a thong flap.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1920.; Bags (Containers)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920]
    • Awl case

    • Shows an awl case (Native American Jicarilla Apache) made of doeskin and decorated with multicolor beadwork in stripes and triangles. There is a flap at the top for an opening.
    • Apache Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1910.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1910.; Jicarilla Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1910.; Cases (Containers)--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Awl case and awl

    • Shows a Native American awl (Ute?) with a metal point, wood handle and the leather (commercial) case.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1880.; Awls--1870-1880.; Cases (containers)--1870-1880.
    • 1870


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