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    • Noel Resolution (Resolution Number 1490)

    • Paper on the implementation of Policy 5100 from the Denver School Board to the Superintendent for the implementation of segregation in Denver Schools
    • Noel, Rachel B., 1918-2008.
    • circa 1968 May
    • Barnum Elementary School, School Community Government

    • A list of officers, positions and rules for the community government of Barnum Elementary School. The list includes a code of honor, installation of officers and meeting procedures.
    • Casey, Veronica E.
    • circa 1928
    • Butane, propane storage tanks

    • Propane is stored in a row of metal storage tanks in the town of Sterling, Colorado in Logan County. Patches of snow are on the ground in front of the tanks.
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    • [between 1963 and 1965]
    • Animal carcasses on an automobile

    • Coyote and skunk carcasses hang from and lie on an automobile parked in front of a barn with sliding doors. A coyote carcass sits behind the steering wheel.
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    • [between 1919 and 1929?]
    • The Sun Dance

    • Native American (Plains) men participate in a Sun Dance. One man holds a thin branch, the other holds a drum. They wear moccasins, leggings, tree branches, and veils. One man wears a feather headdress. White men on horseback stand nearby.
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    • [between 1912 and 1925?]
    • Indians butchering cattle

    • Native American (Plains) men and women butcher cattle in an open field. Two men are on horseback and stand near two separate animals. The men wear hats.
    • Harris, L. G.
    • [between 1912 and 1925?]
    • Indians butchering

    • Native American (Plains) women, boys, and a girl stand near a butchered steer. Men, one on horseback and one standing, look on. The boys wear soft peaked caps. One boy wears a shirt that reads: "Tarzan".
    • Harris, L. G.
    • [between 1912 and 1925?]
    • Mayan stela

    • An ancient Mayan stela, a carved stone slab used for commemorative purposes, lies in the foreground in front of a row of palm trees, at the Maya site of Quirigua, Guatamala. The stela (zoomorph G) is carved with elaborate decorations.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1910 and 1913?]
    • Mayan stela

    • A Mayan stela, a carved stone slab used for commemorative purposes, stands in front of several plants and trees, at Quirigua site, Guatamala. The stela (zoomorph P) is elaborately carved with the figure of a person on the front side.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1910 and 1913?]
    • Navajos- Ship Rock, N. M. in the distance

    • Native American (Navajo) men pose on horseback near Ship Rock and other rock formations in New Mexico.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Many Whiskers

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Many Whiskers, an elderly Native American (Navajo) man. He wears a blanket, a squash blossom necklace, and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • A Navajo

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of an elderly Native American (Navajo) man. He wears a blanket, bead necklaces, and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo men

    • Native American (Navajo) men pose on horseback near Ship Rock in New Mexico.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Peshcliklime

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Peshcliklime (Bah-Ulth-Chin-Thlan), an elderly Native American (Navajo) man. He wears a blanket, a squash blossom necklace with naja pendant, and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • A Navajo

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of a Native American (Navajo) man. He wears a blanket and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Judge Klah and his wives

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Judge Klah, a Native American (Navajo) Judge or Justice of the Peace. He poses with his two wives on, and in front of, Navajo woven blankets. The women wear machine made blankets and heishi bead necklaces. Judge Klah,...
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo women

    • Native American (Navajo) women and a boy pose near an earthen hogan in either Arizona or New Mexico. The women wear blankets and bead necklaces.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Be-zhosie's son

    • Studio portrait of Be-zhosie's son, a Native American (Navajo) man. He wears a blanket and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo mother

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of a Native American (Navajo) mother and child. The baby is in a cradleboard. The mother wears necklaces and silver bracelets.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Be-zhosie

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Be-zhosie, an elderly Native American (Navajo) man. He holds a bow and arrows and wears a blanket, metal beaded bandolier bag, beaded necklaces, and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Judge Klah Navajo Judge

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Judge Klah, a Native American (Navajo) Judge or Justice of the Peace. He wears a blanket, bead necklaces, a squash blossom necklace, and a cloth headband.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo woman and child in cradleboard

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman poses with a child in a cradleboard on her back. The woman wears a blanket.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Desert Madonna a Navajo

    • Studio portrait (standing) of a Native American (Navajo) woman who holds a sleeping child on her back with a fringed blanket.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo woman and child

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman holds a baby on her lap. They are both wrapped in a blanket.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo children

    • Native American (Navajo) children pose indoors. Both children wear Navajo blankets, one wears moccasin boots.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo weaver

    • A Native American (Navajo) woman sits at a loom and weaves. A wooden crate that reads: "Charles Unsweetened Evaporated Milk" is near the woman. A herd of sheep walk on a ledge nearby. A stone and earth hogan is near the sheep.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Navajo silversmith

    • A Native American (Navajo) silversmith works indoors. The man stamps conchos on an anvil.
    • Pennington, William M.
    • [between 1904 and 1932]
    • Public school, Grand Lake, Colorado

    • View of public school building, Grand Lake, Colorado, shows a one-story, log building with hipped roof, projecting eaves, exposed rafters, stone chimney, rooftop vent, stone basement, timber or post supported covered entryway, and corner bell...
    • Stiffler, George W.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Charcoal kilns at Webster, back view

    • View of twelve beehive-shaped coke kilns at Webster, Park County, Colorado. The kilns are beside the tracks of the Denver, South Park & Pacific Railroad.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Ute Indians - Powell survey

    • A Native American Ute man, wearing a breechcloth, stands next to a tree, on a branch of which stands a young eagle. The birds were nurtured as eaglets and upon maturation, their feathers harvested for adornment and ceremonial purposes. The man's...
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    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • School at Willard, Colorado

    • Students and faculty pose outside the Willard, Logan County, Colorado, school. They are, "l to r, back row: Elbert Coats (principal) Bernice Cannon, Trellis Pickle, Edna Brown, Rachel Clark, Lula Flint, Beulah Pickle, Helen (Cannon), Hazel Solders...
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    • [1915]
    • Scarred Ponderosa Pine Tree, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colo.

    • View of a scarred Ponderosa Pine tree and Park Ranger Rainey Kreis in Tuxedo Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Larimer County, Colo. It is believed that Indians peeled the bark off the trees, without killing them, for medicinal purposes.
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2011
    • Denver Fire Clay Company

    • The Denver Fire Clay Company building was built around 1880. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of a Historic Building Survey to determine if the building contributes to a potential historic district. The documentation includes...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 2007
    • University Park United Methodist Church

    • The University Park United Methodist Church (Denver, Colo.) was constructed in 1927. The enclosed documentation was prepared as part of the application for National Register of Historic Places designation for this historic building and includes...
    • History Colorado. Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.
    • 2006-2007
    • World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing ; State of Colorado

    • Index to the World War II dead and missing from the State of Colorado prepared by the War Department in 1946. Index includes: statistics of each Colorado county and an alphabetical listing of the dead and missing by county,
    • Denver Public Library, Western History/Genealogy
    • 2006

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