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    • Leadville Opera House, 1933

    • This interior view of the Tabor Opera House from the upper balcony across the circular loge towards the stage in Leadville, Colorado, includes a curved rail, Andrews patent ornate cast iron opera chairs with upholstered seats and backs, mounted...
    • Tabor Opera House--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Opera houses--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Theatrical productions--1930-1940.
    • 1933
    • Interior of Broadway Theater, Denver

    • View of the interior of the Broadway Theater in the Hotel Metropole at 18th (Eighteenth) Street and Broadway, Denver, Colorado. Shows the orchestra pit, orchestra seats, balconies and box seats topped by onion domes, an ornate ceiling and a...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1880-1890.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1880-1890.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Leadville Opera House, 1933

    • This interior view of the Tabor Opera House stage, in Leadville, Colorado, was taken from an upper balcony. The stage has a painted flat of an interior with a bay window and wainscoting, framed by marble columns and a painted draped curtain. The...
    • Tabor Opera House--1930-1940.; Leadville (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Opera houses--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Theaters--Colorado--Leadville--1930-1940.; Theatrical productions--1930-1940.; Wolle, Muriel Sibell, 1898-1977.
    • 1933
    • Camp at Green River City

    • Men, members of the expedition, sit and pose at a table under a tent canopy in Green River (Sweetwater County), Wyoming. Cups and plates are on the table, frying pans and a rifle are nearby, meat hangs from a tent pole, and a cooking pot is over a...
    • Green River (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Camping--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Explorers--American--Wyoming--Green River--1870-1880.; Flags--American--1870-1880.; Geographical and Geological...
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    • Navajo woman baking bread

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman bakes bread in a pit fire. She wears a cotton shirt and skirt. A flatbed wagon and horses stand behind her.
    • Indians of North America--Women--1900-1910.; Navajo Indians--Women--1900-1910.; Bread--1900-1910.; Carts & wagons--1900-1910.; Outdoor cookery--1900-1910.; Women--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1905?]
    • The Bottomless Pit, Pikes Peak

    • View of the Bottomless Pit, a crater, and rock formations on Pikes Peak, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Bottomless Pit (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Craters--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • On the edge of the crater, Pikes Peak

    • View of the edge of the Bottomless Pit, a crater on Pike's Peak, El Paso County, Colorado.
    • Bottomless Pit (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Craters--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • On the brink of the Bottomless Pit, Pikes Peak wagon road

    • View of a high rock formation above timberline along the Pikes Peak toll road, El Paso County, Colorado. Shows a horse-drawn carriage and passengers.
    • Mountain roads--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Bottomless Pit (Colo.)--1880-1900.; El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Carriages & coaches--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1900.; Toll roads--Colorado--El Paso...
    • [between 1882 and 1900?]
    • Broadway Theatre, Denver

    • Interior view of the Broadway Theater located in the Metropole Hotel on Broadway, in Denver, Colorado; shows balconies, private box seats, the orchestra pit, stage, and the fire curtain. The curtain reads: "A glimpse of India." The interior has a...
    • Broadway Theater (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Balconies--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Mining pit and tailings

    • View of mine operations or a gravel plant in (probably) Colorado; a processing building has a drive through loading chute. Ponds, railroad grade, a town, mountains and cirrus clouds are in the distance.
    • Sand and gravel plants--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Mining - crane and trucks

    • View of a sand and gravel mine operation in Colorado; a steam shovel loads a dump truck by a pit. Letters read: "Brannan Sand & Gravel."
    • Brannan Sand & Gravel Co. (Denver, Colo.)--1940-1950.; Sand and gravel plants--Colorado--1940-1950.; Dump trucks--Colorado--1940-1950.; Mining--Colorado--1940-1950.; Steam shovels--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Dump truck

    • A man in a Ford dump truck labeled: "2" pours out material into a pit, probably in Colorado. Shows a roof structure supported by wooden beams. The man wears a hat and vest.
    • Dump trucks--Colorado--1940-1950.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Retaining wall for canal

    • View of construction in Denver, Colorado; shows a concrete wall for (possibly) diverting the South Platte River, and men on a raft.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rafts--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Rivers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1909 and 1910?]
    • Elderly man sitting in front of "Old Glory" display

    • Outdoor portrait of an elderly man by United States flags in Denver, Colorado; newspaper headlines read: "...Villages as They...Allies Advance."
    • Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Flags--American--1910-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.
    • [between 1914 and 1918?]
    • Industries construction crew at work at Alameda subway

    • Workmen, who include Idaho and a boy, pose near a Nagle vertical center crank water pump in the bottom of an excavation pit at the Alameda Avenue underpass construction site in Denver, Colorado. Clayton Ryan, on horseback, is near Idaho.
    • Underpasses--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Holes--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Water...
    • [1909]
    • Recreation - boating - scene in Washington Park

    • View of women in a boat in Smith Lake, in Washington Park, Denver, Colorado; men stand on the pier.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Smith Lake (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Washington Park (Denver, Colo.)--1900-1920.; Boats--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Lakes & ponds--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.; Piers &...
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Woman holding baby

    • Outdoor portrait of woman and baby in Denver, Colorado, by a frame house or shack.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Infants--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Mothers & children--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1910?]
    • Man standing

    • Outdoor portrait of a man by a path and the South Platte River, in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1920.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1900-1920.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1900-1920.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Industries - construction - scene during work on Alameda

    • View of construction on Alameda Avenue, in Denver, Colorado; shows men working and wooden shoring.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Laborers--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1900-1910.
    • [1909 or 1910]
    • Residence - woman and child on porch

    • View of a woman and boy on the porch of a brick house by a United States flag and address numbers: "4216," Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1915?]
    • Swink / Holly sugar mill construction concrete pit

    • A man poses in a concrete pit at the Holly Sugar Company mill construction site near Swink (Otero County), Colorado. He wears a wide-brimmed hat.
    • Holly Sugar Corporation--1900-1910.; Swink (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Construction--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.; Sugar industry--Colorado--Swink--1900-1910.
    • [between 1904 and 1906]
    • Placer mining near Rich.

    • View of a placer mining site near possibly Richfield (Conejos County), Colorado; men look at a boom with pulleys and a excavated pit. A cat is by a frame shack.
    • Hoisting machinery--Colorado--1880-1910.; Hydraulic mining--Colorado--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Hot Sulphur Springs

    • Men wear suits and sit or stand near a canvas tent beside coffee pots and a fire pit in Hot Sulphur Springs (Grand County), Colorado. The Willows, Frank Byers' three-story frame house with dormers, a hipped roof, and porches, is beside log cabins,...
    • Byers, Frank S.--Homes & haunts.; Hot Sulphur Springs (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1890-1900.; Tents--Colorado--Hot Sulphur Springs--1890-1900.
    • 1899
    • Orpheum Theater

    • Interior view of the Orpheum Theater at 1515 Welton Street, Denver, Colorado. Shows box seating, the parquet section, the orchestra pit, stage, curtain, music stands and ornate decorations.
    • Orpheum Theater (Denver, Colo.)--Facilities--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Orpheum Theater

    • Interior view of the multi-level Orpheum Theater in Denver, Colorado at 1515 Welton Street. Shows balcony and gallery seating, the stage, ornate decoration, box seating and orchestra pit with lights and music stands.
    • Orpheum Theater (Denver, Colo.)--1910-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Tabor Theater curtain

    • Interior view of the Tabor Theater, located at 16th (Sixteenth) and Curtis Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows the painted curtain, proscenium, parquet seating, orchestra pit and ornate molding. An inscription on the curtain reads: "So...
    • Tabor Grand Opera House (Denver, Colo.)--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theater curtains--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Sweat lodge, Sioux Village

    • A Native American (Sioux) man sits on the ground near the uncovered frame (wickiup) of a sweat lodge. A fire pit is in the center of the lodge, teepes are in the background.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1910.; Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Indian encampments--1890-1910.; Sweatbaths--1890-1910.; Tipis--1890-1910.
    • [between 1896 and 1905]
    • Shooting pit

    • View of a cement shooting pit at the Denver Municipal Trap Club at Sloans Lake Park in Denver, Colorado. Another shooting pit is nearby.
    • Denver Municipal Trap Club--Facilities--1930-1940.; Trapshooting--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Sloans Lake Park (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1940.; Parks--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Sports & recreation...
    • [1939]
    • Stage at Red Rocks Park

    • A view of the orchestra pit and stage at Red Rocks Amphitheater during construction, Red Rocks Park, Morrison, Jefferson County, Colorado. The ramp houses and "Sounding rocks" are in the background.
    • Denver Mountain Parks--1930-1950.; Red Rocks Amphitheater (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Morrison (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Red Rocks Park (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Amphitheaters--Colorado--Morrison--1930-1950.; Construction--Colorado--Morrison--1930-1950.;...
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Pre-1963 Colorado mining fatalities

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Colorado from 1884, when state legislation first required mining companies to report their accidents, through 1962.
    • Mine accidents--Colorado. ; Registers of births, etc.--Colorado. ; Colorado--Vital records.
    • 1995
    • Illinois Mining Accidents 1889 to 1925

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Illinois from 1889 to 1925.
    • Mine accidents--Illinois--Indexes.
    • 2007
    • Nova Scotia Mining Accidents 1898 to 1916

    • An alphabetical listing of people who were killed in mining accidents in Nova Scotia from 1898 & 1904-1916.
    • Mine accidents--Nova Scotia--Indexes.
    • 2007

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