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    • 60mm. mortar practice, Camp Hale

    • Four men, members of the 10th Mountain Division C Company Mortar Squad, kneel or lie on the ground as they prepare to fire a practice round with a 60 mm. mortar near Camp Hale in Eagle County, Colorado. Shows dust from an explosion on a hillside...
    • World War, 1939-1945--American--Military personnel.; Camp Hale (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Military training--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; Mortars (Ordnance)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Colorado--Camp Hale--1940-1950.; United States. Army....
    • 1944
    • Radioman during mortar barrage, Della Vetta, Italy

    • Two soldiers from the Tenth Mountain Division, 87th Regiment, Company K during a mortar barrage on Mount Della Vetta during the Italian Campaign. The soldier standing at the edge of the slope is a radioman who (according to the caption) was...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.
    • March 3, 1945
    • Co. G 86th Inf. preparing to fire practice round

    • Two soldiers on maneuvers, members of Company G of the 86th Mountain Infantry Regiment, prepare to fire a practice round with 60 mm mortar from Resolution Mountain in Eagle County, Colorado. The men, identified as Thomas Boulson and Howard...
    • World War, 1939-1945--American--Military personnel.; Eagle County (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Mortars (Ordnance)--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Colorado--Eagle County--1940-1950.; War games--Colorado--Eagle County--1940-1950.; Boulson, Thomas J.;...
    • 1944 April 3
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, bricklaying

    • Construction workers assemble walls of a building at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. The building's framework consists of I-beams and corrugated metal...
    • Denver Ordnance Plant--Buildings--1940-1950.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bricklaying--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Industrial...
    • [1941?]
    • Sgt. Kennedy's mortar sight

    • Mortar sight, the invention of Tenth Mountain Division artillery Sergeant William "Bill" Kennedy as an improvement over those issued by the Army. It was used independently during the Italian Campaign by a few units in the Division. But Kennedy was...
    • Artillery (Weaponry)--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; Kennedy, William.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • [April 1945]
    • East High spotlight: vol 30 no 8

    • Newspaper produced by East High School of Denver, Colorado. Included in the paper are photographs of students, articles on school events and sports.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Writings.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Periodicals.; High schools--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Public schools--Colorado--Denver.; High schools--Colorado--Denver.; East High School (Denver, Colo.)
    • 1944 February 17
    • 1421 Champa St., construction progress, framing around cable shaft

    • View of construction in the interior of the Colorado Telephone Company Building at 1421 Champa St, Denver, Colorado. Shows brick walls and iron beams. A vat for mixing mortar sits on wood scaffolding and a ladder rests against the wall.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--Buildings--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Building construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Telephone companies--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • 1902 September 9
    • Whitney drug store

    • Ornate spandrels top colonettes between windows of this storefront in Boulder, Colorado. A beaded mortar and pestle in the foreground tops a pole, and men posing on the sidewalk are dapper in their suits, gold chains and bowlers. Adjacent steps...
    • Boulder (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Boulder--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Mission San Gabriel

    • View of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in San Gabriel, California. The stone, brick, and mortar, Spanish-Morrish style building has curvilinear gables and a bell tower. A horse-drawn buggy is nearby.
    • Mission San Gabriel Arcangel (San Gabriel, Calif.)--1880-1890.; San Gabriel (Calif.)--1880-1890.; Missions--California--San Gabriel--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Red Rock Amphitheater was the scene of the 90th annual commencement

    • The Colorado School of Mines 90th annual commencement procession includes, left to right, Col. Willaim Leckie in dress uniform, Chief Marshall, Dr. Orlo E. Childs president, Dr. Ben H. Parker chairman of the board and former president, Morgan J....
    • Graduation ceremonies--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1964
    • Lower Main Street, Breckenridge

    • Buildings line either side of the dirt Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado. The Arlington House on the left has a curvelinear false front with a wide cornice and an open porch with a balcony. Other half false fronted buildings flank it; one with...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Business districts--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1900.; Streets--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1891?]
    • Walker Cabin, Escalante Canyon, Colo.

    • View of the Walker Cabin in Escalante Canyon, Delta County, Colorado. The stone cabin has thick walls, dirt mortar, a chimney and a wood shingled roof. There are window and door frames but no door or windows . Cottonwood trees are near the cabin....
    • Walker Cabin (Escalante Canyon, Colo.)--1990-2000.; Escalante Canyon (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Stone buildings.; Cabins.; Walker, Harry--Homes and haunts--Pictorial works.; Walker, Harry--Homes & haunts--1990-2000.; Walker Cabin (Escalante...
    • 1992
    • Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde, Colo.

    • View of the Cliff Palace in Mesa Verde National Park, Montezuma County, Colo. The Cliff Palace is the largest North American, prehistoric cliff dwelling and measures 80 feet high, 80 feet deep, and 200 feet long. Built between 1209-1270 by the...
    • Excavations (Archaeology)--Colorado--Montezuma County--1980-1990.; Mesa Verde National Park (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Montezuma County (Colo.)--1980-1990.; Excavations (Archaeology)--Colorado--Montezuma County--Pictorial works.; Mesa Verde National Park...
    • 1989.
    • Corner Broadway, Welton & 20th

    • View of Broadway Boulevard, in Denver, Colorado; shows cars, storefronts, and signs: "Astor" and "Meyers [?]" (in mortar and pestle).
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Intersections--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1915?]
    • Alamosa

    • One of the buildings moved to Alamosa, Colorado, from Garland City in 1878, has several store fronts with large pane windows, wood kickplates, pilasters, bracketed cornices and "Field & Hill" with painted faux marbeling. Three men in suits and hats...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Alamosa--1880-1890.
    • [1880]
    • F. B. & L. Block, Cripple Creek, Colo.

    • View of Fairley Brothers and Lampman Block Building, 300 East Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, Colorado; this three-story brick commercial building has rock-faced stone quoins, storefront windows with displays of merchandise and goods, recessed...
    • Cripple Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Cripple Creek--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1904]
    • An engraved sterling silver diploma

    • Dr. Orlo E. Childs, president of the Colorado School of Mines (on right) poses with Morgan J. Davis, Houston oilman, in gowns, mortar boards and tassels. Davis holds the engraved sterling silver diploma with an honorary doctoral degree presented by...
    • Graduation ceremonies--Colorado--Golden--1960-1970.; Childs, Orlo E., 1914-; Davis, Morgan J.; Colorado School of Mines.
    • 1964
    • City snow drifts

    • Snow fills the street of a town; people pose by shop windows, snow shoes, and a mortar and pestle. Business signs read: "Suomalainen Aptecki" (Finnish pharmacy), "Dr. G. J. Sorsen," "A. B. Turner, Bankers," "Star Clothing House," and "Hoskings Co....
    • Blizzards--1880-1900.; Business districts--1880-1900.; Cities & towns--1880-1900.; Commercial streets--1880-1900.; Drugstores--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Denver & Interurban M-152 at Boulder, Colo

    • View of Denver and Interurban Railroad motorcar M-152 on Pearl Street in Boulder (Boulder County), Colorado; pedestrians are in the street, a mortar and pestle are on the corner, and business sign reads: "Temple Theatre."
    • Denver & Interurban Railroad--1900-1910.; Boulder (Colo.)--1900-1910.; City & town life--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1910.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1910.; Electric railroads--Colorado--Boulder--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910]
    • Ashley, Colo. [sic]

    • View of Main Street in Vernal (Uintah County), Utah. Men, women, and children pose near brick or frame commercial buildings. Shows automobiles, buggies, a bicycle, an electric street lamp, and brick businesses with signs or awnings that read: "W.H....
    • Vernal (Utah)--1910-1920.; Commercial streets--Utah--Vernal--1910-1920.
    • [1912 August]
    • Central City drug store

    • A man dressed in a pharmacist's white coat stands on a ladder and arranges a kerosene lamp on a ledge in a Victorian drugstore in Central City, Colorado. Mortars and other lamps are also along the ledge. A sign that reads "The Pharmacy" is above...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1950-1960.; Drugstores--Colorado--Central City--1950-1960.; Interiors--1950-1960.
    • [between 1952 and 1953]
    • Salida, Colo.

    • People pose in front of the two-story brick J. A. Collins Block, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado. The commercial building features: stone trim, imbrication, arched windows, cross-hatched transoms, pediments, and a corner entry with steep hip...
    • Salida (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial facilities--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Stores & shops--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Salida--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Potawatomi food preparation

    • An unidentified Native American Potawatomi (Prairie Band) woman wearing a print dress and head scarf, sits on a rug outside a bark covered lodge with a mortar and pestle, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Pestles--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • Fort Lewis, laboratory

    • Young men in suits or military uniforms work in a laboratory at Fort Lewis High School (later Fort Lewis College) in Hesperus (La Plata County), Colorado. Students stand near probably a scale (balance); one holds possibly a mortar and pestle. A...
    • Fort Lewis High School (Hesperus, Colo.)--Facilities--1910-1920.; Hesperus (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Classrooms--Colorado--Hesperus--1910-1920.; Interiors--Colorado--Hesperus--1910-1920.; Laboratories--Colorado--Hesperus--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1911 and 1913?]
    • C. H. Nichols House, Trinidad, Colo.

    • View of the C. H. Nichols House located at 212 East 2nd Street, Trinidad, Colo. Designed by I.H. Rapp and W. M. Rapp in 1904 for C. H. Nichols, a businessman and city mayor, the residence is a substantial two-and-a-half-story dwelling with a...
    • Dwellings--Colorado--Trinidad--1990-2000.; Trinidad (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Dwellings--Colorado--Trinidad--Pictorial works.; Trinidad (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1993
    • Main Street, Breckenridge, Colo, about 1889

    • Looking north on Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, the Arlington House and the Denver Hotel are on the left; a mortar and pestle on a pole fronts the boardwalk. The belfry and hose drying tower of the Fireman's Hall are on the right....
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • 1889
    • Water testing laboratory

    • Interior view of a municipal water analysis facility in Denver, Colorado; a man sits by chemical bottles, alembics, a mortar and pestle, scales, pipettes, and possibly a centrifuge.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Laboratories--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Waterworks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.
    • [between 1930 and 1935?]
    • Garfield school

    • Architectural drawing of Longfellow School at 13th (Thirteenth) and Welton Streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver Public Schools--1880-1890.; Longfellow School (Denver, Colo.)--1880-1890.; Schools--1880-1890.
    • 1882
    • El Paso Tex

    • Businesses flank dirt street in El Paso, Texas. Men and buggies are along boardwalks and streetcar tracks; signs read: "Arctic Soda," "Boots & Shoes," "E. C. Pew," "Berrotts Wines & Liquor," "Milwaukee Beer Hall," and "Royal Ins. Co." A cigar...
    • El Paso (Tex.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Texas--El Paso--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Tedmon House

    • In Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, this three-story brick building has square bays topping a corner entry, pediments, and finials. Men, women and children pose; a stagecoach is in the street, a mortar and pestle tops a pole. Signs read:...
    • Fort Collins (Colo.)--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Looking southwest at the 300 block of Main Street, Longmont

    • View past tall bare cottonwood trees along the 300 block of Main Street, Longmont, Colorado, includes, brick commercial buildings, horse- drawn wagons and carriages and bicycles. Board walkways bridge the dirt street and the raised concrete...
    • Longmont (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Longmont--1910-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Longmont--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930]
    • Christmas pageant at Boyd School, 1941

    • A group of children performs a Christmas pageant on the stage of Boyd School in Alamosa, Colorado. Children in the center wear a uniform of pants, jackets and hats with round brims. They hold flashlights and stand on risers with one child in the...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Pageants--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • Christmas pageant at Boyd, 1941

    • Children perform a Christmas pageant on the stage of Boyd School in Alamosa (Alamosa County), Colorado. Children in the center wear a uniform of pants, jackets and hats with round brims. They stand on risers with one child in the top row, and rows...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Pageants--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • J.A. Turk and Co., drug store, Arlington House, Levy Clothing store

    • View of businesses in Breckenridge (Summit County), Colorado. Shows the Arlington House hotel, and the Levy Clothing Store. Signs read: "J.A. Turk & Co., Fine Toilet Goods," "Arlington. House.", and "Clothing." A woman looks out from the second...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Clothing stores--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Drugstores--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Hotels--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • [1880 or 1881?]
    • Tooley Shoe Shop, Stephenson Drug Store Main St. 1898-99

    • False fronted stores in Breckenridge, Colorado, are seen through a trench dug in deep snow. A frame business with a "W.B. Stephenson Druggist Paints Oils Glass Wall Paper" sign and "drugs" lettered in the transom over the door is above a snowbank....
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Snow--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.; Winter--Colorado--Breckenridge--1890-1900.
    • [1898 or 1899]
    • Potawatomi food preparation

    • An unidentified Native American (Prairie Band) Potawatomi woman wearing a print dress and head scarf, sits on a rug outside a bark covered lodge with a mortar and pestle, Potawatomi Reservation west of Mayetta, Kansas.
    • Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Pestles--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indians--Kansas--Mayetta--1930-1940.; Mayetta (Kan.)--1930-1940.; Potawatomi Indian Reservation...
    • [between 1930 and 1940?]]
    • San Gabriel Mission - front view - California

    • View of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel at 428 South Mission Drive in San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California; the Spanish-Morrish style stone, brick, and mortar building has niches, an arched window, a balony, and a cross.
    • Mission San Gabriel Arcangel (San Gabriel, Calif.)--1900-1920.; San Gabriel (Calif.)--1900-1920.; Missions--California--San Gabriel--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Fort Collins, Colorado

    • Brick drug store in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, has signs: "Iced Congress & Seltzer Mineral Water on Draught," "City Drug Store Frank P. Stover Medicines Druggists," "The Great St. Jacobs Oil German Remedy." Men stand in the corner...
    • Fort Collins (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Drugstores--Colorado--Fort Collins--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Breckenridge, Colo., Main Street

    • View of Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado, shows pedestrians and heavily loaded wagons with teams and drivers crowding the dirt street. A buggy with lady passengers is in the foreground. Frame buildings line both sides; the wide corniced,...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Business districts--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.; Streets--Colorado--Breckenridge--1880-1890.
    • [between 1880 and 1888?]
    • Silver Plume, Colo. police - prisons

    • A woman sits near the entrance to the jail in Silver Plume, Colorado. She is wearing a hat, and a dark dress with a light colored collar. The jail is made of rocks and mortar and has a medium gable roof. It was built in 1875, measures 12 x 14 feet,...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1870-1910.; Jails--Colorado--Silver Plume--1870-1910.
    • [between 1875 and 1905]
    • Leadville - Streets - Harrison

    • View of Harrison Street in Leadville (Lake County), Colorado; people walk down the street. The Lake County courthouse has a mansard roof, arched windows, metal and stone cornices; the cupola has a bronze statue of the "State of Justice" on it....
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Commercial streets--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.; Courthouses--Colorado--Leadville--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1893]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, bricklaying

    • Bricklayers work from scaffolding at the Denver Ordnance plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later the Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. Masons construct window casings with brick. Laborers wear work clothes and hats...
    • Denver Ordnance Plant--Buildings--1940-1950.; Lakewood (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bricklaying--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Building construction--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Construction workers--Colorado--Lakewood--1940-1950.; Industrial...
    • [1941?]
    • Central City, Colorado storefront

    • Several people stand in front of the Register building on Eureka Street in Central City, Colorado. The three story, brick building has a bracketed cornice and rounded windows. The signs attached to the building read "The Daily Register" "Boots &...
    • Central City (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Buildings--Colorado--Central City--1870-1880.
    • 1875
    • Grinding grain

    • A Korean woman stands near a large wooden mortar filled with grain and grinds it with a stone pounding mallet with a wooden handle in South Korea. She wears a linen dress and her hair is pulled back in a bun. A flat winnowing basket and iron...
    • Korea (South)--1950-1960.; Baskets.; Grains.; Grinding.; Women.; Koreans.
    • [between 1952 and 1953?]
    • Westminster Historical Museum

    • This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a pioneer resident of the town now called Westminster. In his day the community was DeSpain Junction. The Italianate style building...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Blanca, Colo. old town pump house

    • View of the structure over the Blanca town pump at the corner of Main street and Broadway in Blanca (Costilla County), Colorado. The building is made from field stones and mortar, has four arched openings and has a shingled roof.
    • Blanca (Colo.)--1990-2000.; Stone buildings.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Blanca--Pictorial works.; Blanca (Colo.)--Pictorial works.
    • 1994
    • San Gabriel Mission

    • A view of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in San Gabriel (Los Angeles County), California. Shows a Spanish-Moorish style building constructed of stucco over stone, brick, and mortar, with a a cross on the roof and a bell tower attached to the...
    • Mission San Gabriel Arcangel (San Gabriel, Calif.)--1890-1910.; San Gabriel (Calif.)--1890-1910.; Catholic churches--California--San Gabriel--1890-1910.; Missions--California--San Gabriel--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Gardens at the Westminster Historical Museum

    • Photograph of the garders at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Gazebo at the Westminster Historical Museum

    • Photograph of a gazebo at the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward Bowles, a...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August
    • Westiminster Historical Museum

    • Exterior photograph of the side of the Westminster Historical Museum, also known as the Bowles House, located in Westminster, Colorado. This house is an example of 1870s residential vernacular architecture and for its association with Edward...
    • Museums--Colorado--Westminster..; Historic Buildings.; Historic preservation--Colorado--Westminster.; Historic buildings--Colorado--Westminster; Architecture--Colorado--Westminster--History.
    • 1988 August

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