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    • McKinley School class weaving project

    • Photograph of four students from McKinley Elementary School in Denver, Colorado during a Native American class project. Three girls, Violet Turner, Dorothy Wings and Alice Jean McKinies are seen at a vertical weaving loom. Two of the girls are...
    • Indian baskets.; Indians of North America.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts.; McKinley School (Denver, Colo.); Platt Park (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public...
    • circa 1925
    • Loom of steel

    • Interior view of Colorado Fuel and Iron Company, Pueblo, Colorado, a steel and iron manufacturing plant; shows male employee operating machinery which produces steel mesh (fencing) from steel wire, steel loom type of equipment.
    • Pueblo (Colo.)--1950-1970.; Interiors.; Steel industry--Colorado--Pueblo--1950-1970.; Colorado Fuel and Iron Company.
    • [between 1950 and 1970?]
    • Potawatomi loom

    • Limp straw reeds hang from a wooden loom for making mats on the Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. A straw mat is near the loom.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--Products--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Potawatomi loom

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) loom for making mats on the reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. Limp straw reeds hang from the wooden frame loom. A straw mat is nearby.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--Products--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Navajo weaver

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman poses near a loom. She is wrapped in a blanket.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Navajo Indians--1880-1910.; Navajo women weavers--1880-1910.; Weaving--1880-1910.; Women--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Navajos

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman and girl sit near a loom, probably in Arizona or New Mexico. The loom is near a tepee. An automobile is parked in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1910-1930.; Navajo Indians--1910-1930.; Navajo women weavers--1910-1930.; Girls--1910-1930.; Weaving--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Potawatomi weaver

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman sits at a loom and finger weaves on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas. The loom consists of textile fibers stretched between two sticks.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.)--1930-1940.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Head band

    • Shows a loom woven head band made by Native American Sioux, Nancy Then Elk of Rosebud, South Dakota. The head band features decorative geometric designs made of loom woven blue, red, and white beadwork and blue silk ribbon.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1920-1940.; Dakota Indians--Clothing & dress--1920-1940.; Headbands--1920-1940.; Indians of North America--Arts & craft--1920-1940.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Navajo Weaver

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits on a woven blanket near a loom. The loom stands near a pile of brush and rocks. Either a hide or cloth is stretched behind the loom, from post to post.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1910.; Navajo textile fabrics--1900-1910.; Navajo women weavers--1900-1910.; Looms--1900-1910.; Weaving--1900-1910.
    • [between 1901 and 1908]
    • Loom-child-blanket

    • Interior shows a Native American (Navajo) girl sitting on a blanket, under a brush shelter porch, near a loom. Near the loom in use is another unused loom. A metal pail sits near a woven blanket, outside of the brush porch. A dark blanket,...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Women--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Looms--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Weaving--New Mexico--1900-1910.
    • [September, 1908]
    • Potawatomi mat weaving

    • View of a Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) loom and straw reeds on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Arts & crafts--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • W.S.H.S. Annual: 1918

    • West Denver High School yearbook for 1918.
    • West High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Periodicals.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.
    • 1918
    • Aboriginal life among the Navajo Indians Cańon de Chelle, New Mexico [i. e. Arizona]

    • A Native American (Navajo) man and woman sit near a loom and an earthen hogan near Canyon de Chelly, Arizona. A bundle of corn cobs hangs from a nearby tree.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1870-1880.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1870-1880.; Navajo women weavers--Arizona--1870-1880.; Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)--1870-1880.; Looms--Arizona--1870-1880.; Weaving--Arizona--1870-1880.
    • 1873
    • Woman weaving

    • View of a Native American (Navajo) woman and girl sitting on fringed blankets at a loom while the woman weaves near Butler's Trading Post, possibly near Shiprock Agency, New Mexico. The woman and girl are shaded by a dark cloth tied to wooden...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Women--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Navajo Indian Reservation--1900-1910.; Looms--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Weaving--New Mexico--1900-1910.
    • 1908 September 22, 23, 24
    • Interior of ancient snake kiva, weaver making blanket Moki Indians, Walpi Pueblo

    • Interior view of a kiva, possibly the snake kiva, at Walpi Pueblo, First Mesa, Arizona; two unidentified Native American (Hopi) men sit near a loom; a wooden ladder leans against a large opening in the ceiling; a clay bowl is next to the ladder;...
    • Hopi Indians--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1890-1900.; Interiors--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1900.;...
    • 1899
    • Indian manufacture, Pueblo Indian blanket loom [sic], weavers, Territorial Fair

    • A Native American man stands by a Territorial Fair arts and crafts exhibit with labeled items including manos and metates, weaving loom with Navajo blankets, coiled rope, and bead work, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Sign reads: "The Navajoe Indians of...
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1880-1890.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Albuquerque--1880-1890.; Albuquerque (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Fairs--New...
    • October 1881
    • Woman weaving near Butler's Trading Post

    • Interior view of a Native American (Navajo) woman and girl who sit on fringed blankets at a loom, and weave near Butler's Trading Post, possibly near Shiprock, New Mexico. The woman and girl are shaded by a dark cloth tied to wooden building...
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Women--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Navajo Indian Reservation--1900-1910.; Looms--New Mexico--1900-1910.; Weaving--New Mexico--1900-1910.
    • September, 1908
    • Navaho weaving right out in the Painted Desert

    • Native American (Navajo) woman and girls sit on blankets near a loom in the Painted Desert, Arizona. The wood loom hangs from a horizontal pole supported by two vertical poles.
    • Indians of North America--Women--Arizona--1910-1920.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--Arizona--1910-1920.; Navajo women weavers--Arizona--1910-1920.; Painted Desert (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Looms--Arizona--1910-1920.; Weaving--Arizona--1910-1920.
    • [1908?]
    • Blanket weaver - Navaho

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits beside a cottonwood tree and weaves a geometric patterned blanket. Shows the support poles of the upright loom. Sandstone canyon walls are in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1900-1910.; Navajo women weavers--1900-1910.; Looms--1900-1910.; Weaving--1900-1910.
    •  
    • Watch fob

    • Shows a Native American Sioux watch fob made or purchased in Lower Brule, South Dakota. The fob features loom woven red, blue, and white beadwork.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1940-1950.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1940-1950.; Watch fobs--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Mat making

    • A Native American (Potawatomi, Prairie Band) woman weaves a straw mat at a suspended loom on a reservation near Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--People--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mat industry--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian...
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Typical Navajo Indian camp showing summer and winter hogans

    • View of a Native American (Navajo) camp. Women and children sit near a partially woven blanket on a loom. Another woman walks near a summer hogan.
    • Indians of North America--1910-1930.; Navajo Indians--1910-1930.; Navajo women weavers--1910-1930.; Hogans--1910-1930.; Looms--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • At breakfast typical desert home of Navajo Indians (S. W.) Arizona

    • A Native American (Navajo) family sits near a summer hogan on the reservation in Arizona. One woman sits at a loom and another wears a beaded necklace with a naja pendant. A dog is tied to a log and sits near the family. A saddled horse stands...
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1900-1910.; Navajo Indian Reservation--1900-1910.; Hogans--Arizona--1900-1910.; Families--Arizona--1900-1910.; Women--Arizona--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Watch fob

    • Shows a Native American Sioux watch fob made or purchased in Rosebud, South Dakota. The fob features loom woven multicolored and white beadwork.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1930-1950.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1930-1950.; Watch fobs--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Navajo hogan and family Navajo reservation, Arizona

    • A Native American (Navajo) family (man, women, and children) pose by a loom near their earthen hogan in Arizona. The man stands near the hogan entrance and holds a blanket.
    • Indians of North America--1910-1930.; Navajo Indians--1910-1930.; Navajo women weavers--1910-1930.; Hogans--1910-1930.; Looms--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Watch fob

    • Shows a Native American Sioux watch fob made or purchased in Rosebud, South Dakota. The fob features loom woven red, green, blue and white beadwork and buckskin.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1930-1950.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1930-1950.; Watch fobs--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • Navajo weaver

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Navajo) woman as she weaves at a loom.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1910.; Navajo Indians--1880-1910.; Navajo women weavers--1880-1910.; Weaving--1880-1910.; Women--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Weaver

    • A Spanish American woman, a participant in a Federal Work Projects Administration program, holds a wool shuttle and the beater on an upright wooden loom as she weaves. She wears a striped dress with criss-crossed ribbon on the bodice, and a lace...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--People--1930-1950.; Spanish Americans--Employment--Colorado--1930-1950.; Looms--Colorado--1930-1950.; Public service employment--Colorado--1930-1950.; Weaving--Colorado--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1939 and 1943?]
    • Watch fob

    • Shows a Native American Sioux watch fob made or purchased in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. The fob features loom woven red, blue, green and white faceted beadwork and buckskin fringe.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1940-1950.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1940-1950.; Watch fobs--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950]
    • Zuni weaver

    • Portrait of a Native American Zuni Pueblo man weaving on a loom, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1910.; Zuni Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1910.; Zuni (N.M.)--1880-1910.; Looms--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1910.;...
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Watch fob

    • Shows a Native American Sioux watch fob made or purchased in Rosebud, South Dakota. The fob features loom woven blue, yellow and white beadwork and tab of buckskin.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1930-1950.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1930-1950.; Watch fobs--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950]
    • We'wha weaving belt

    • We'wha, a Native American (Zuni), sits and weaves a belt on a backstrap loom, Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico. We'wha is a berdache, a man who prefers women's work and adopts female dress; he is dressed as a woman and wears a woven manta, moccasins, and...
    • Berdaches--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Zuni Indians--Arts & crafts--New Mexico--Zuni--1880-1890.; Zuni (N.M.)--1880-1890.; Cross dressing--New...
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Navajo woman weaving a rug

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits near a loom, probably in New Mexico. A log and earthen hogan is nearby.
    • Indians of North America--New Mexico--1920-1940.; Navajo Indians--New Mexico--1920-1940.; Navajo women weavers--New Mexico--1920-1940.; Looms--New Mexico--1920-1940.; Weaving--New Mexico--1920-1940.; Women--New Mexico--1920-1940.
    • [between 1920 and 1940]
    • Navajo Indians at work on blankets

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman and baby stand and sit in a camp. The woman stands between a tent and a loom. Various household items that include a coffee pot, buckets, and blankets (rugs) are on the ground.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1920.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1920.; Infants--1890-1920.; Looms--1890-1920.; Women--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Weaver

    • An Hispanic woman works with a loom probably in Colorado. She holds a shuttle in her hand.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration. Colorado.--1930-1950.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--1930-1950.; Weaving--Colorado--1930-1950.; Women--Colorado--1930-1950.
    • [between 1933 and 1944?]
    • Milton School Native American project

    • Photograph of an unidentified boy and girl from Milton Elementary School, in Denver, Colorado, during a class project about Native Americans. The boy stands tying dried maize on the door frame of a real wood dwelling. He wears a woven blanket...
    • Milton School (Denver, Colo.); Schools--Colorado--Denver.; Denver Public Schools--Archives.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.
    • circa 1930
    • Spinning wool into yarn to be used in Navajo Indian rug weaving

    • Native American (Navajo) women spin wool near a loom in Arizona. A rug hangs behind her.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo textile fabrics--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo women weavers--Arizona--1890-1910.; Rugs--Arizona--1890-1910.; Spinning--Arizona--1890-1910.;...
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Apache) bag with commercial leather, multicolor beadwork and tin jingler. The bag may have been loom woven.
    • Apache Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bags (costume accessories)--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890]
    • Belt or Headband

    • Shows a Native American (Great Lakes; Sioux? Menominee?) loom woven bead headband or belt with fringe on both ends. The beads are red, blue, green and white. The beadwork is in images of stylized leaves.
    • Headbands--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Belts (Clothing)--1900-1910.
    • 1900
    • Navajo family

    • A Native American (Navajo) family sits in and near their summer hogan in either Arizona or New Mexico. One woman weaves at a loom.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1920.; Navajo Indians--1890-1920.; Navajo women weavers--1890-1920.; Hogans--1890-1920.; Families--1890-1920.; Women--1890-1920.
    • [between 1890 and 1920]
    • Dying wool for Navajo Indian Rugs- Arizona

    • Native American (Navajo) women dye wool in preparation for weaving in Arizona. A rug is on a nearby loom.
    • Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo Indians--Arizona--1890-1910.; Navajo women weavers--Arizona--1890-1910.; Dyeing--Arizona--1890-1910.; Women--Arizona--1890-1910.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Headdress

    • Native American (Sioux) headdress with eagle feathers; red wool; red, purple and blue down; multicolor, loom woven beadwork; fur.
    • Dakota Indians--Clothing & dress--1900-1930.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1930.; Headdress--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Blanket weaving-a Hopi Indian at work, Wolpi, Arizona

    • Interior view of an adobe house shows a Native American Hopi Pueblo man weaving a blanket at a loom with heddles separating the wool threads, Walpi, First Mesa, Arizona.
    • Hopi Indians--Arts & crafts--Arizona--Walpi--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--Walpi--1900-1910.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1900-1910.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1900-1910.;...
    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Navajo family

    • Portrait of a Native American Navajo family; women and children sit by pottery and a loom; a man is on a horse. Costume includes squash blossom necklaces with naja pendants.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--1900-1910.; Families--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.; Looms--1900-1910.; Women & children--1900-1910.
    • [between 1901 and 1906?]
    • The blanket weaver

    • Reproduction of a lithograph; Native American (Navajo) blanket weaver works at a loom.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1930.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1930.; Looms--1890-1930.; Weaving--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Woman weaving

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman weaves at a loom while another woman spins wool, probably in New Mexico. On the ground is a large painted pot next to an earth hogan.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--1900-1910.; Navajo textile fabrics--1900-1910.; Women--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Navajo blanket weaving an Indian Hogan (hut) on the Navajo reservation, Arizona

    • A Native American (Navajo) family poses near a summer hogan in Arizona. One woman sits at a loom. The man holds a bow and arrows and wears a feather headdress.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Navajo Indians--1890-1910.; Navajo women weavers--1890-1910.; Headdresses--1890-1910.; Weaving--1890-1910.; Women--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]

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