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    • Rocky Mountain News

    • Photograph of a lithograph which depicts Rocky Mountain News newspaper offices in Denver, Colorado; lettering reads: "Rocky Mountain News, News Block, Pioneer Newspaper of the Rocky Mountains, Byers & Daley Publishers, Blank Book Manufacturers...
    • Rocky Mountain News--Buildings--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Lithographs--1860-1870.; Newspaper industry--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • 1860
    • William N. Byers

    • Studio portrait of William Newton Byers, Denver journalist, founder of Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster.
    • Business people--1860-1870.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1865
    • Georgetown, Colo. looking north

    • View of Georgetown (Clear Creek County), Colorado; landmarks include the Hamill House, the Hall smelter, Chimney Rock, a smokestack, homes, and commercial buildings.
    • Georgetown (Colo.)--1860-1870.
    • 1867
    • Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain

    • A lithograph poster advertising the Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain. Shows images of a parade. The text reads: "Rocky Mountain News Festival of Mountain and Plain/ October 7th /1896/ The queen of the plains/ The king of the...
    • Festivals--1870-1880.; Publicity--1870-1880.
    • 1869
    • Shoshoni

    • View of a North American Indian (Shoshoni) encampment near South Pass in Fremont County, Wyoming. Tepees are scattered across a sagebrush covered plain. A Shoshone man wrapped in a blanket is near two people riding on horseback. Rock formations and...
    • Indians of North America--Structures--Wyoming--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Shoshoni Indians--Structures--Wyoming--Fremont County--1870-1880.; Fremont County (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; South Pass (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Fremont...
    • 1870 September 20
    • Plateau of the Grand Canon

    • Trees, brush and flat rocks are in on a plain near the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Shows mountains and a mesa slope in the distance.
    • Expeditions & surveys--Arizona--1870-1880.; Plains--Arizona--1870-1880.; Trees--Arizona--1870-1880.; Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1872
    • Custer's expedition on the plains

    • View of a large contingent of horses, riders, and wagons making their way across a vast plain as part of George Armstrong Custer's expedition of 1874. Many of the men wear military uniforms.
    • Dakota Indians--War--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--War--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--1870-1880.; Expeditions & surveys--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.; Soldiers--1870-1880.; Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876--Military service.
    • 1874
    • Gen. Crook's H. Q. in the field on Whitewood

    • View of General George Crook's headquarters on Whitewood Creek, in the southern Black Hills, Dakota Territory, during the Native American Sioux campaigns, shows Crook in plain dress sitting on a tree root with his bearded headquarters staff and...
    • Crook, George, 1829-1890--Journeys--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Dakota Indians--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Military officers--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.;...
    • 1876
    • Colorado mining

    • View of two arrastras, large horizontal wheels, powered by water brought in by flumes, somewhere in early mining camp in Colorado. The wheels were possibly used for crushing ore or as a sluice box.
    • Mining--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1876
    • William N. Byers

    • Studio portrait (head and shoulders) of William N. Byers, Denver journalist, founder of Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster.
    • Business people--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Journalists--Colorado--Denver--1870-1880.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1876 April 15
    • William N. Byers

    • Studio portrait (head and shoulders) of William N. Byers, Denver journalist, founder of Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain and postmaster.
    • Business people--1870-1880.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1876 March. 15
    • Colorado Springs, Colorado

    • View across open plain across a embankment to Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, show dwellings, livestock pens and mountains in the background.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1880-1890.
    • 1880 May 1
    • The Earnest Presbyterian: Vol. I No. 1

    • Newspaper produced by the Seventeenth Street Presbyterian Church, known today as Central Presbyterian, located in Denver, Colorado.
    • Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--Periodicals.; Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver--History.; Central Presbyterian Church (Denver, Colo.); Presbyterian Church--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1882 January
    • Squaws carrying wood

    • Three Native American (Dakota) women carry wood bundles on their backs as they walk on an open grassy plain.
    • Dakota Indians--Women--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Fuelwood gathering--1880-1890.; Women--1880-1890.
    • 1882?
    • Photographed at Ironton, Colo., Sept. 8th, 1886

    • In Ironton (Ouray County), Colorado, people and a dog pose by a log building with signs that read: "B. Ware and I. Steele. Plain Sewing" and "Pawn Brokers Co." Men are in suits with bow ties and watch chains. Women wear box-plaited flounced skirts...
    • Ironton (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Dogs--Colorado--Ironton--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--Ironton--1880-1890.; Log buildings--Colorado--Ironton--1880-1890.; Pawnshops--Colorado--Ironton--1880-1890.; Women--Colorado--Ironton--1880-1890.
    • 1886 September 8
    • Blackfoot family

    • Group portrait of a Native American (Blackfoot, Siksika) family shows a man, two girls, and a woman sitting outside of a tepee on an open plain. The man is smoking a pipe and wears fringed clothing and a blanket around his waist. The children wear...
    • Indians of North America--Children--1880-1890.; Siksika Indians--Women--1880-1890.; Tipis--1880-1890.
    • 1890
    • Varian & Sterner, archs. Holzman House

    • View of the Holzman House at 1772 Grant Street in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. This rusticated stone building was designed by the archtectural firm of Varian and Sterner and has a wrap-around porch with columns and...
    • Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Houses--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Stone buildings--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a middle-aged woman who sits in an upholstered chair and holds an open book in her lap. She wears plain dress, decorated with lace applique at the neckline, around the arms, and down either side of the bodice. A bar pin holds the...
    • Women--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • C. Ryland v.s. Mr. Nelson

    • C. Ryland and Mr. Nelson W. Seaver on Washington Avenue with their decorated horse-drawn wagons are en route to Denver's Festival of Mountain and Plains, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado. The "Rock Flour Mills, Golden," wagon is loaded with sacks...
    • Golden (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Carts & wagons--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Golden--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • Portrait of a man

    • Studio portrait of a man who poses in a wool suit jacket, vest, and neck tie. A handkerchief is tucked in his jacket pocket. His hair is parted on the side and his moustache is neatly trimmed.
    • Men--1890-1900.
    • 1890
    • A beef issue in the Indian territory

    • A Native American man on horseback aims a pistol at a bull on a grassy plain. The man has braids and wears an ammunition belt over a shirt and pants. Men beside a covered wagon use knives to butcher a dead bull. Shows a fence and a building in the...
    • Indians of North America--Subsistence activities--1890-1900.; Beef cattle--1890-1900.; Covered wagons--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Shooting--1890-1900.
    • 1890 January 4
    • Portrait of three women

    • Studio portrait of three women who pose near a plain backdrop. The women stand close together and wear fitted bodices. The center panel of one woman's dress is made from floral decorated fabric. A large pin anchors one woman's bodice to her skirt....
    • Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Women--1890-1900.
    • 1891
    • Report of Henry A. Buchtel Pastor Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Denver, Colorado

    • This is a report submitted to the Quarterly Conference at the close of Henry A. Buchtel's term as pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church. During his tenor the church raised money to build a new building at 1820 Broadway in Denver, Colo. The...
    • Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924.; Trinity United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; North Capitol Hill (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Methodist churches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1891 March 30
    • 300 choice recipes

    • Cookbook created by the Ladies of the First Baptist Church in Denver, Colorado. Included in the cookbook are various recipes and household tips provided by the ladies.
    • Cooking, American--Colorado.; First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.); First Baptist Church (Denver, Colo.)--History.
    • 1892
    • William Newton Byers family

    • A studio portrait of William Newton Byers, Denver journalist, founder of the Rocky Mountain News, civic leader, president of Festival of Mountain and Plain, and postmaster and unidentified women, probably his sisters. Elizabeth McDonald is at his...
    • Business people--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Journalists--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Women--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.; McDonald, Elizabeth, sister of William N....
    • 1892 Sept. 7
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain float

    • View of a horse-drawn parade float possibly at the Flower Festival in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado; the carriage is covered with artificial flowers and trim. Mr. and Mrs. William N. Byers sit in the back seat of the carriage. A sign...
    • Carriages & coaches--Colorado--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--1890-1900.; Parades & processions--Colorado--1890-1900.; Byers, Elizabeth Minerva.; Byers, William Newton, 1831-1903.
    • 1893
    • Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • View of probably a parade float at the Festival of Mountain and Plain in Denver, Colorado; people walk in the area.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Floats (Parades)--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Spectators--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • People walk with bicycles by a baseball stadium (probably Broadway Athletic Park) at Colfax Avenue and Broadway in Denver, Colorado during the Festival of Mountain and Plain. Streetcars are by the entry arch.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Arches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Stadiums--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street...
    • 1895
    • Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • People walk by a baseball stadium (probably Broadway Athletic Park) at Colfax Avenue and Broadway in Denver, Colorado, during the Festival of Mountain and Plain. A gazebo is under the entry arch; a woman wears a dress with flounces.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Arches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Festivals--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Stadiums--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Street...
    • 1895
    • Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • People walk in a baseball stadium (probably Broadway Athletic Park) at Colfax Avenue and Broadway in Denver, Colorado, during the Festival of Mountain and Plain. The Colorado State Capitol building shows through the entry arch.
    • Colorado State Capitol (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Arches--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Capitols--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895
    • Fred Walsen and John Albert

    • Studio portrait of Fred Walsen (standing) and John Albert (sitting). John Albert has a white beard and wears a simple suit with boots, he holds a staff. Fred Walsen has a beard and is well dressed in a suit with a with fob chain and a medal clipped...
    • Pioneers--Colorado--1890-1900.; Pioneers--Colorado--Walsenburg--1890-1900.; Albert, John David, 1806-1899.; Fred Walsen, 1841-1906.
    • 1895
    • 1st Festival Mountain & Plain

    • A Native American (Pueblo) family (man, woman, children) pose outdoors in Denver, Colorado, as part of the first Festival of Mountain and Plain.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--People--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895
    • 1st Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • Native American (Ute) children pose near a group of tepees at the first Festival of Mountain and Plain in Denver, Colorado. Spectators stand nearby.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--People--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Children--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895
    • Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • Native American (Ute) girls walk between tepees at the first Festival of Mountain and Plain in Denver, Colorado. Ute families sit and stand nearby.
    • Festival of Mountain and Plain (Denver, Colo.)--People--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Colorado--Denver--1890-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1900.;...
    • 1895

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