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    • Cup & pin game

    • Shows a cup and pin game of the Native American Sioux . The game has a metal pin, small bone cups, rawhide, a loop and pink, red, white and blue beadwork.
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    • [between 1860 and 1880]
    • Diary of Margaret Patten Gray Evans

    • Margaret Evans, the wife of John Evans describes her daily life in 1861. She describes her efforts to improve her children, and comments about religion.
    • Evans, Margaret Gray, 1830-1906.
    • 1861
    • Diary of Margaret Patten Gray Evans

    • Margaret Evans, the wife of John Evans describes her daily life in 1863. The diary also includes doodles, children's drawings and an accounting ledger.
    • Evans, Margaret Gray, 1830-1906.
    • 1863
    • Sunday service on board a Pacific mail steam-ship

    • A clergyman in a suit preaches and holds a bible as he extends his hand in the air during a service on board a mail steam-ship between San Francisco and Japan. Japanese men in shan ku (tunic and trousers) and queues (braids), stand, sit and listen....
    • Régamey, Félix, 1844-1907.
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    • Winter railroad travel in the northwest

    • Locomotives push a wedge snow plow, the "snow king," over deep snow on tracks beside telegraph poles in Minnesota. Wolves howl in the moonlight near railroad tracks, travellers approach a log cabin in the snow, and North American Indians on...
    • Graham, Charles.
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    • The disaster at Crested Butte, Colorado

    • Snow is on the ground at the Colorado Coal and Iron Company's Jokerville coal mine in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows log and frame mine buildings, a covered snow shed and a headframe. Women in mourning with blankets around their...
    • Graham, Charles, 1852-1911.
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    • #745 Interior of Methodist Church Christmas Party

    • Two rows of girls holding baby dolls perform in the Christmas pageant at the Methodist Church in Paonia, Colorado in Delta County. Baby cradles and miniature brooms are in front of the girls in the front row. Christmas trees flank the stage. The...
    • Edwards, W. S.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Victor strike

    • Western Federation of Miners workers stand in a group and hold rifles in an empty lot during a strike in Victor (Teller County), Colorado. Men and women watch on the sidewalk of 4th (Fourth) Street. Shows houses, mine buildings, and a freight train...
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    • [1904 June 6?]
    • The Gold Regions of Kansas

    • Miners, pack mules and oxen-driven wagons are on a road between one-story log buildings in Gregory Gulch (Gregory Diggings), in Central City or Black Hawk (Gilpin County), Colorado. Shows sparse trees and placer mines on a mountainside, and...
    • Huyett, D. H.
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    • Letter from G.L. Prince to the Lincoln Hills Company

    • G.L Prince, the Pastor of Zion Baptist Church writes to the Lincoln Hills Company to endorse the Lincoln Hills community and describes the unique advantages that the area has for African Americans.
    • Prince, G.L.
    • 1926 March 17
    • Businesses in Las Animas

    • Men stand outside businesses on a street in probably Las Animas (later covered by John Martin Reservoir) near the present day Las Animas (Bent County), Colorado. Shows false front frame buildings and signs that read: "G.M. Woodworth's Livery...
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    • [between 1871 and 1883?]
    • Ford's People's Restaurant, Blake Street, Denver

    • Newspaper advertisement announces Barney L. Ford's new saloon, restaurant and barber shop establishment, probably at the Inter Ocean Hotel on Blake Street in Denver, Colorado. Describes a bar "stocked with the very finest liquors and cigars," and a...
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    • [between 1860 and 1879?]
    • Salt Lake City Brigham Young's harem and the Deseret store

    • Brigham Young and his wives cross a street at an intersection near the adobe Desert Store where signs read: "General Tithing Store House" and "Home Manufacture" in Salt Lake City (Salt Lake County), Utah. Shows the Lieutenant-General D. H. Wells...
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    • Views in and about Salt Lake City

    • Shows men, women, an oxen-driven wagon, the Mormon Tabernacle building and the Heber C. Kimball house in Salt Lake City (Salt Lake County), Utah. Trees, a creek, and stone or adobe walls are near buildings.
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    • "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.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • Snowed under, digging out a railroad in Colorado

    • Men with shovels work to clear a pile of snow from Denver and Rio Grande Railway tracks in the Animas River canyon in San Juan County, Colorado. Shows a narrow gorge filled with snow from a snowslide, and partly buried tracks.
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    • Sketches in the far west

    • Views from an artist's travels on the plains, near probably Fort Dodge (Ford County), Kansas, show buffalo in pursuit of hunters, horses tied to a tree at a military camp, drunk men on horseback, and a shoot out between two miners.
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    • The Sioux war

    • A covered wagon train crosses the Powder River at Fort Reno in Johnson County, Wyoming. Soldiers march in formation during a snowstorm at Fort Fetterman, and soldiers, members of the Powder River Expedition, covered wagons and pack mules cross the...
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    • Modoc indians

    • Group studio portrait of Native Americans (Modoc) Shacknasty Jim, Steamboat Frank, Scar-faced Charley, and Toby Riddle (Winema), with her husband, white man Frank Riddle and their son Jeff Riddle. The Native American men wear costumes of fringed...
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    • [1876?]
    • 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...
    • Randolph, John A.
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    • The Indian campaign, prisoners captured by General Custer

    • North American Indians (Cheyenne), probably the survivors of the Battle of the Washita, in animal skins and blankets over their shoulders, travel on foot or in a covered travois on a snowy hillside in Oklahoma. Uniformed soldiers with drawn swords,...
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
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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...
    • Frenzeny, Paul.
    • 1877 March 3
    • Chinese sketches in San Francisco

    • Two Chinese women stand or kneel at an altar on stage in a Chinese theater in San Francisco (Marin County), California. One woman wears a mourning robe. Shows men spectators with narrow-brimmed hats in the audience. A scene in a burial ground shows...
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    • Views at Fort Dodge, Kansas

    • Soldiers on horseback are inside fort walls at Fort Dodge (Ford County), Kansas. Shows stacks of supplies and soldiers in uniform. Soldiers, traders and a Native American woman with a baby in a cradleboard, stand inside the Sutler's store....
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
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    • 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...
    • Barnard and Graham.
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    • The "big tree" in Calaveras County, California

    • View of a Giant Sequoia (Sierra redwood tree or "Big Tree") in Calaveras County (later Calaveras Big Trees State Park), California. Men on scaffolding wrapped around the tree, climb the tree trunk. People and a horse-drawn buggy are on the ground...
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    • Kismet Club Initiation Ceremony

    • This document describes the setting of the initiation ceremony and the rituals that the ceremony should include for the Kismet Club of North High School in Denver. The story behind the colors, silver and purple, that symbolize the club is included...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1936
    • Council at Medicine Creek lodge with the Kiowa and Comanche Indians

    • Native American men (Kiowa, Comanche, Kiowa-Apache, Arapahoe, Cheyenne) stand or sit beneath an arch shelter made of trees, during a peace treaty council meeting at Medicine Lodge in Barber County, Kansas. Men in military uniforms or suits and hats...
    • Howland, John Dare, 1843-1914.
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    • 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...
    • Meyerheim, Paul Friedrich, 1842-1915.
    • [1876 November 25]
    • Our barbarian brethren

    • North American Indian men with fringed buckskin clothing, bead or quill work and feathers in their hair, stand beside their wives who wear buckskin dresses. A horse and dogs are nearby. An Indian peace delegation (Piegan) presents a severed human...
    • Cary, William de la Montagne, 1840-1922.
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    • Young bucks on the war-path

    • North American plains Indians ride on horseback near a camp. The men wear fringed buckskin leggings, blankets, and carry arrows in quivers. Men return to camp with a scalp, rifles, glass bottles, a military uniform and hats. People beside tepees...
    • Eytinge, Solomon, 1833-1905.
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    • Gilpin School students during classroom lesson

    • Gilpin Elementary students in a classroom lesson. One group of children is seated around a table looking at illustrated books. Three children stand around a bird cage hanging from a stand. One child has a pointing stick pointed at a poster with...
    • J. Kai Photo Studio (Denver, Colo.);
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    • Taos community house

    • View of Taos Pueblo, New Mexico; shows adobe pueblo dwellings, ladders, drying meat, and men including a Native American.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • 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...
    • Wilcox, Kay.
    • 1972
    • Tabor Grand Opera House, Denver

    • View of the Tabor theater building at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets in Denver, Colorado. A horse-drawn streetcar has a sign: "Tryner Denver's Tiffany."
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1881 and 1890?]
    • The guardians of the herd, buffalo bulls charging hunters

    • A hunter on horseback with fringed leather chaps holds a pistol and rides beside an injured American buffalo. Native American men shoot buffalo with bows and arrows, and buffalo bulls charge the hunters.
    • Cary, William de la Montagne, 1840-1922.
    • 1873 October 25
    • The Woman's Missionary Society

    • The book is a program and year book for the Women's Missionary Society. It contains a list of officers for the group, and a list of committees and their members. It describes the total amount of pledges for the group and what that money supports....
    • Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1906-1907
    • The trapper and the Indians

    • A naked man, the trapper John Colter, stands with arms raised and faces Native American (Blackfeet, Siksika) men who run toward him with spears, tomahawks and shields. Shows prickly pear cactus and shrubs on the ground in Gallatin County near the...
    • Andrew, John, 1815-1875.
    • 1856 May 10
    • Golden, from the C.C. Round House

    • Panoramic view of the Colorado Central Railroad Company roundhouse and depot, railroad tracks, and frame and brick buildings in Golden (Jefferson County), Colorado. Clear Creek is near commercial buildings and houses. South School and the...
    • Weitfle, Charles, 1836-
    • [between 1879 and 1885?]
    • Cottonwood Hot Springs Hotel

    • Poster board advertisement for the Cottonwood Hot Springs Hotel near Buena Vista (Chaffee County), Colorado; photoprint shows a frame building with bay windows, gables, and a covered porch. Printing shows fees, directions, and reads: "Hartenstein &...
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    • 1879
    • Silver mine facility, Georgetown, Colorado

    • View of a silver ore processing facility in Clear Creek County, Colorado; shows mining sheds, stacked timber, and mountains.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]

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