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    • Scenes on the Pacific Railroad

    • Men and women dressed in formal attire sit in a Pacific Railroad dining car. African American (Black) men waiters carry trays. The railroad car has curtains, glass globe lights and mirrors. Railroad workers stand near a dynamite blast through a...
    • African Americans--1860-1870.; Chinese--1860-1870.; Blasting--1860-1870.; Interiors--1860-1870.; Passengers--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--1860-1870.; Railroad dining cars--1860-1870.;...
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    • Sport on the plains

    • Hunters stand beside a mule-drawn enclosed coach and shoot American buffalo on the plains. One man wears a suit and top hat; the other man wears a fringed shirt, tall boots and carries a pistol. The coach driver holds a whip and wears a uniform and...
    • Animal teams--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Carriages & coaches--1870-1880.; Mules--1870-1880.
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    • Bird Chief, War-Chief of the Arrapahoes

    • Photomechanical reproduction of an engraving of Bird Chief, a Native American (Arapaho) man. He wears a vest and a bead necklace.
    • Arapaho Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Bird Chief.
    • 1871 June 24
    • Washington

    • Reproduction of an engraving of Washington, a Native American (Arapaho) man. He wears a vest, a tie and a hat with a feather plume.
    • Arapaho Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Washington, Arapaho Indian.
    • March, 1880
    • The Kansas gold region view of Auraria and Denver City, Cherry Creek, near Long's Peak

    • View of commercial buildings, houses and farms in Denver, Colorado. Shows a cluster of buildings in Auraria, sparse buildings and tepees on a bluff in Denver, trees along Cherry Creek and mesas, mountains and the summit of Longs Peak in the...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Longs Peak (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
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    • Buffalo-hunting on the plains by officers of the United States Army

    • United States Army officers on horseback hunt buffalo on the plains. Soldiers in uniform take tongues from dead animals and drink a toast at a dinner table in a tent under United States flags. Includes portraits of Major Albert P. Morrow and...
    • Bison hunting--1860-1870.; Eating & drinking--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Military officers--American--1860-1870.; Cooper, Wyckliffe.; Morrow, Albert P.
    • 1867 July 6
    • Higher mathematics

    • Classroom interior at the University of Colorado at Boulder has plaster and string models of mathematical constructs on a table and in glass enclosed shelves. Theodolites on tripods are to the sides, and various three dimensional shapes are drawn...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Classrooms--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; Interiors.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; University of Colorado (Boulder Campus)
    • 1889
    • Mathematics class

    • Chalkboards on interior walls of classroom at the University of Colorado at Boulder have three dimensional models and math problems drawn on them. Globes, theodolites on tripods, an alidade, and surveyor's sticks are at the front of the class;...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Classrooms--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; Interiors.; Universities & colleges--Colorado--Boulder--1880-1890.; University of Colorado (Boulder Campus)
    • 1889
    • Winfield S. Stratton

    • Portrait of Winfield Scott Stratton, Colorado miner, mine owner, and philanthropist. Stratton has a moustache and wears a suit and bow tie.
    • Business men--Colorado--1900-1910.; Miners--Colorado--1900-1910.; Philanthropists--Colorado--1900-1910.; Stratton, Winfield Scott, 1848-1902.
    • 1901
    • Pack-mule train of a government surveying party in Colorado

    • A man tightens a rope around a pack mule at a camp site in Colorado. Members of a government survey party wear suspenders or sack coats, boots and hats. Covered wagons, mules and canvas tents are in a valley.
    • Camping--Colorado--1870-1880.; Mules--Colorado--1870-1880.; Pack animals--Colorado--1870-1880.; Packtrains--Colorado--1870-1880.; Surveyors--Colorado--1870-1880.
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    • Sheep raid

    • Masked men with guns or sticks, on foot or on horseback, raid a sheep camp. They hold a boy and a man captive near their tent. Riders drive the herd of sheep away from the camp. A dead sheep lies in the grass.
    • Captives--American--1880-1900.; Crimes--1880-1900.; Horseback riding--1880-1900.; Sheep--1880-1900.; Wood engravings--1880-1900.
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    • From mine to mill

    • A team of four horses runs with a wooden wagon, probably filled with ore, on a dirt road in a mountain valley. The driver wears a wide-brimmed hat and boots, and holds his foot on the brake. An onlooker with a beard leans on a post beside a dog and...
    • Carts & wagons--1870-1880.; Horse teams--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.
    • 1878 September 14
    • Central City Catholic

    • A gravestone at the cemetery in Central City, Colorado, features a curvilinear top, a raised representation of flowers entwined with a cross, and an arched inscription above the engraving that reads: "Budded (?) on Earth to Bloom in Heaven." The...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Central City--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Central City--1930- 1970.
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    • Central City Catholic

    • A gravestone at the cemetery in Central City, Colorado, features a curvilinear top, an irregular engraving of a cross and an "S" with two arrows through it. An inscription reads: "Patrick Cronan. Died Mar. 25. 1870. Aged 43 Years." Other stones are...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1930-1970.; Cemeteries--Colorado--Central City--1930-1970.; Tombs & sepulchral monuments--Colorado--Central City--1930- 1970.
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    • 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...
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    • History of Denver

    • Comprehenisve study of the history of the Denver area before, during, and after the founding of the city.
    • Cities and towns--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1901
    • Cornerstone ceremony at the City and County Building

    • A crowd watches as a granite cornerstone is put in place during the construction of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. Engraving on stone reads: "Laid By The Most Worshipful Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. (Ancient Free & Accepted Masons) Of...
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Cornerstones--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [February 21, 1931]
    • Denver City and County Building

    • View of the newly constructed Denver City and County Building in Denver, Colorado; a granite, Neoclassical Style building with columns and a tower.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [1932?]
    • Whiskey bottle on to of Zook Bldg. could be seen from Capitol steps & appeared to be on top of...

    • View of the City and County Building in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Soldier's Monument and a cannon are nearby. An advertisement shaped like a whiskey bottle is on the Zook Building in the distance.
    • City and County Building (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Civic Center (Denver, Colo.)--1950-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Advertisements--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.; City & town halls--Colorado--Denver--1950-1960.;...
    • 1952 March 30
    • Colorado Midland Ry. Hagerman Pass, Colo. Pike's Peak Route.

    • View of Hagerman Pass, on the Colorado Midland Railway Company route, in Lake County, Colorado. Shows snowsheds, the great Hagerman Trestle, a passenger train, and the construction camp for the Busk Ivanhoe Tunnel, with a water tank, railroad...
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1900.; Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Lake County (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Sawatch Range (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Lithographs--1890-1900.; Passes (Landforms)--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1900.; Railroad...
    • [1893]
    • Colorado Midland Ry. Hagerman Pass Colorado Pike's Peak Route

    • View of Hagerman Pass on the Colorado Midland Railway Company route in Lake County, Colorado. Covered and trestle bridges are on the railroad tracks.
    • Colorado Midland Railway Company--1890-1910.; Hagerman Pass (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Lake County (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Railroad tracks--Colorado--Lake County--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Emigrant's attacked by the Comanches

    • Reproduction of a engraving of a battle between Native American Comanche on horseback and white settlers in covered wagons.
    • Comanche Indians--1850-1860.; Indians of North America--1850-1860.; Campaigns & battles--1850-1860.; Covered wagons--1850-1860.; Horseback riding--1850-1860.
    • [1852]
    • Council at Medicine Creek Lodge with the Kiowa and Comanche Indians

    • A council at Medicine Creek, Kansas. A Native American (Kiowa or Comanche) man stands in the center of a circle created by other men who sit and stand nearby. The men are near a group of trees. The men wear blankets and feathers in their hair.
    • Comanche Indians--Kansas--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Kansas--1860-1870.; Kiowa Indians--Kansas--1860-1870.; Meetings--Kansas--1860-1870.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • West Side Recorder Volume 6 No 2

    • Newsletter dedicated to community life in the Auraria neighborhood prior to the construction of the Auraria campus
    • Community newspapers--Auraria (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1969 June
    • Continental Oil building and Chevrolet sign

    • View, from Broadway and 18th (Eighteenth) Street, of the Continental Oil building at 17th (Seventeenth) Street and Glenarm Place in Denver, Colorado. Automobiles line the street near Trinity Methodist Church. Signs read: "Conoco Products",...
    • Continental Oil Company--Buildings--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Automobiles--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Billboards--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Buildings--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Petroleum...
    • [between 1925 and 1930]
    • Thought there was nothing but fun in a journey

    • Rendering shows a family of men, women amd children aboard a covered wagon. A girl rides one of the oxen; the man carries a baby on his shoulder.
    • Covered wagons--1880-1890.; Families--1880-1890.; Pioneers--1880-1890.; Transcontinental journeys--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Marching band at Craig Colony

    • Members of the Elks band pose with their instruments at the dedication of a building at Craig Colony (Craig Hospital) a tuberculosis sanitarium in Edgewater (Jefferson County), Colorado. Spectators stand near the building. An engraving above the...
    • Craig Colony--1920-1930.; Edgewater (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Building dedications--Colorado--Edgewater--1920-1930.; Marching bands--Colorado--Edgewater--1920-1930.; Sanatoriums--Colorado--Edgewater--1920-1930.;...
    • [1923]
    • A Cree Indian woman, a Snake Indian woman

    • Reproduction of an engraving of a Cree woman and a Snake Native American woman, wrapped in blankets.
    • Cree Indians--Women--1840-1880.; Indians of North America--1840-1880.; Shoshoni Indians--Women--1840-1880.
    • [between 1940 and 1960?]
    • Colorado, scene of the recent terrible mining disaster at Crested Butte

    • Miners and probably townspeople stand near the entrance to the Colorado Coal and Iron Company's Jokerville mine after an explosion in Crested Butte (Gunnison County), Colorado. Shows lumber scattered near wooden mine buildings, a head frame, and a...
    • Crested Butte (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Jokerville Mine (Gunnison County, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Coal mining--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Explosions--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Mine accidents--Colorado--Crested Butte--1880-1890.; Morgues...
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