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    • Mesa Verde, excavations

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, is lowered on a rope over the edge of a cliff in Mesa Verde National Park. A man sits on the ledge above where Deric dangles and helps lower him with the rope. The rope continues up the cliff behind the man. A road,...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, dangles on a rope over the side of a cliff in Mesa Verde National Park. A man sits on the top ledge of the cliff and lowers Deric down with the rope. The rope continues up the ledge behind the man. A road, possibly...
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Hose cart house on east side of Nevada St.

    • The Littleton Fire Department poses with hose cart in front of the wood frame clapboard firehouse, Littleton, Colorado. The men wear light colored shirts, ties and soft peaked caps. Ed Bemis is the third from the right and C. E. Stephenson holds...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Street scene Canon City

    • Men, women, and children in straw hats watch a man on a tightrope over Main St. in Canon City, Colorado. The rope is fixed to the brick cornice of Murry's Saloon, with its corbeled arches. Potted plants fill stone sills of arched sash windows....
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    • 1884
    • Soldiers from Rope One at Camp One, Mount Rainier Washington

    • View taken from above of four soldiers from the 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment (re-enforced) Test Expedition, belonging to Rope One, led by Peter Gabriel, other members included Captain Albert Jackman and the photographer. They stand near two...
    • Bradley, Charles C., 1911-
    • [May 1942]
    • Two men practice rescuing a man from the snow, Paradise, Washington

    • Two soldiers from the 87th Mountain Infantry Regiment (re- enforced) practice rescuing a man from the snow using ropes. The man on the left is wearing a pith helmet and dark clothing. He is smiling and holding lightly onto a rope. The man in the...
    • Bradley, Charles C., 1911-
    • [1942]
    • Mesa Verde, general views

    • Deric Nusbaum, Jesse's stepson, rappels down a rope over the thick ledge of a cliff, possibly Knife Edge, in Mesa Verde National Park. Two men, including Jim Corn, hold the rope from the top ledge.
    • Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
    • [between 1923 and 1927?]
    • Branding Scenes

    • A rancher, possibly George Green, rides a white horse and twirls a lasso in the air as he goes to rope a calf in a corral at a ranch in Gilpin County, Colorado. Another rope is already attached to the calf. A herd of Herefords stands along the...
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [1940?]
    • Hunting

    • Native American (Ute) man poses near his horse; he looks down and holds a rope; he wears beaded and fringed leggings and shirt, fur pelts decorated with metal discs draped over shoulders, and a feather in his hair; horse has bridle decorated with...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1899
    • Horace Swartley Poley, Margaret Ferguson Poley and Sue J. Frey

    • Women and a man sit and pose on a rope hammock. Margaret Ferguson Poley wears a pince-nez, a skirt, a printed blouse under a striped fitted jacket with puffed sleeves and lapels, and a scarf or tie around the collar. Sue J. Fr[e?]y wears wire...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1890?
    • Practicing evacuation techniques

    • Twelve Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice evacuation techniques. One holds a rope upslope from the medic carrying a "wounded" soldier down a steep hill; the rope steadies the man with the load, which is called belaying. Trees in the...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • [1945]
    • Mountaineering training

    • Four Tenth Mountain Division soldiers practice rock climbing skills, including hoisting bundles with ropes. In the foreground, a soldier holds one end of a rope and a bundle is suspended above his head. Behind him, another soldier is holding a...
    • Southworth, William A.
    • [1943-1944]
    • Picket line, Hessie Camp near Eldora

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies stand near their saddled horses which are tethered to a rope picket line in a meadow (the site of Hessie camp) near Nederland in Boulder County, Colorado. Shows snow on mountains in the distance.
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    • 1955 July
    • The Dog

    • Bitterroot Jim (also known as "The Dog"), a Native American man on the Flathead Indian Reservation in western Montana, sits on a horse in front of a teepee on the reservation. He is gathering packages which are tied to his horse. He wears a plaid...
    • Boos, Edward H.
    • [between 1905 and 1907?]
    • Swimming pool, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo. built  1912.

    • Four men in two-piece knit swim suits pose in the indoor swimming pool at Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado. On man sits on a trapeze, and another holds on to a rope from a roof joist; rings are also suspended over the water. A small dressed figure,...
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    • [between 1912 and 1938.]
    • Veterans Volunteer Firemen's Association of Denver

    • Panoramic view of members of the Veteran Volunteer Firemen's Association who pose near the City Hall Building near 14th (Fourteenth) Street and Larimer Street in Denver, Colorado. The men stand in a line and hold a rope attached to a hand pumper...
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    • 1912 October 16
    • Boiler equip.

    • Construction site at the Holly Sugar Company in Swink (Otero County), Colorado. Shows: workers, cranes, rope, boilers, and building material.
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1906 April 9
    • Fur catch winter 1925

    • Wolf pelts hang from a rope attached to a timber of a cabin. A saw and snowshoe lean against the cabin wall. A dog sniffs the ground.
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    • 1925
    • John Albert Ferguson residence

    • Interior view of a stairway in the John Albert Ferguson house at 700 Washington Street in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Italian marble staircase has a velvet rope handrail. A vase is at the top of the stairs.
    • Sealy, Orin A.
    • 1948
    • Prison band at 4th of July

    • A brass band sits in a horse drawn wagon in Canon City, Colorado. The 1890 Felter building built of local rough stone is behind them. The first floor storefronts have awnings and window lettering reading: "Bancroft Hardware," and "L.W. Felter." An...
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    • [between 1920 and 1929]
    • Street scene Las Vegas, New Mex., Mexican & burros

    • A Hispanic man with a beard and a hat poses with a dog and three burros, one a foal, on a dirt street in Las Vegas (San Miguel County), New Mexico. One burro has a saddle and rope. A store front with an awning and houses are nearby.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Swink's birthday

    • Three men stand beneath a large flag on a tall pole that is supported with rope in Swink (Otero County), Colorado. The flag reads "Holly Sugar Company."
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • 1906 February 21
    • At Cripple Creek

    • Lee R. Clow poses with a log book and surveyor's transit on Mount Pisgah near Cripple Creek (Teller County), Colorado; Mr. Wickersam sits and laughs, he holds a rope. Shows a rock face.
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    • 1896
    • Ship in dry dock

    • Men gather around a ship in dry dock. A ladder hangs from a rope suspended near the ship.
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    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • At the camp above plant of Index Oil Shale Co., De Beque, Colo.

    • Men wear suits, ties, overcoats, and felt hats and stand beside trees outside the Index Oil Shale Company plant in De Beque (Mesa County), Colorado. Shows metal and frame buildings and tall smokestacks. A flag above a building reads "Index." Metal...
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Denver Ordnance Plant, water tank framework, hoisting steel, long shot

    • Construction workers hoist steel beams onto the framework of a water tank at the Denver Ordnance Plant (Remington Ordnance Plant, later Denver Federal Center) in Lakewood (Jefferson County), Colorado. One workman holds a rope and guides the beam....
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [1941?]
    • Conduit #16

    • Workmen unload pipes onto wood frames at a work site in Jefferson County, Colorado. The pipes are forty-two inch diameter reinforced concrete pipes made by the Lock Joint Company of Denver for construction of Conduit #16 of the Fraser River...
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    • 1936 October 16
    • Gilpin County Tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment above the wreck. Men work to stabilize locomotive number 3 and move it back on the tracks. A pulley and...
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    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Gilpin County tramway wreck, Central City

    • A view of an accident on the Gilpin Tramway line in Prosser Gulch in Central City (Gilpin County), Colorado. Spectators stand on an embankment and view the wreck. Workers help move locomotive number 3 as it is is pulled along the track by a rope...
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    • 1897 Dec. 30
    • Park Ranger - Boulder foothills 1930's

    • A park ranger rides a horse through large drifts of snow in the Boulder foothills in Boudler County, Colorado. A large rope is tied to the saddle.
    • Kemp, Donald Campbell, 1889-1975.
    • [between 1935 and 1950?]
    • Round up

    • A cowboy on horseback attempts to rope a calf during a round up probably in Las Animas County, Colorado. The cowboy has a lasso and wears a hat and boots.
    • Aultman, Otis A., 1874-1943.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Dandy

    • A young man sits and leans on the arm of a chair which is decorated with rope tassels, in a studio portrait. He wears a hat with a high crown and a broad silk band, a sack coat with wide lapels and a velvet collar, and a shirt with buttons and a...
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    • [between 1855 and 1860?]
    • Camp crew

    • Men identified as (left to right): Tally boss Dick Ullemeyer, Bud Harris, ramrod and later tally boss John Coyne, Don McKinnley, Slim Babb, Jack Recht, Johnny Miller, Blackie Trainer, and Hugh Griffen, camp crew for the Roundup Riders of the...
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    • 1952 July
    • Pack-mule train of a government surveying party in Colorado

    • A man tightens a rope around a pack mule at a camp site in Colorado. Members of a government survey party wear suspenders or sack coats, boots and hats. Covered wagons, mules and canvas tents are in a valley.
    • Pranishnikoff, Ivan Petrovitch.
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    • Camel train in Nevada

    • A man with a lead rope walks beside a camel, part of a camel train, in a valley in Nevada. A man rides the camel, he sits beside a metal pot. Saddled pack animals haul boxes of supplies.
    • Frenzeny & Tavernier.
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    • Young man

    • Studio portrait of a young man. He wears a sack coat with wide lapels, a double breasted vest and a striped scarf. His hair is shaggy and parted on the side, and he wears a moustache and a goatee.
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    • [between 1865 and 1875?]
    • Cowboys branding cow

    • A cowboy brands a cow at a ranch probably in Wyoming. Other cowboys stand or sit nearby. Two cowboys on horseback hold a rope that ties the legs the cow. Cowboys wear bib front shirts and cowboy hats.
    • Baker, F. M., photographer.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • 2nd Pueblo - Taos

    • View of a Native American (Taos Pueblo) man with a pinto horse on a rope; a boy rides the animal, which drinks from Rio Puerco (Pueblo Creek.)
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1920
    • South High School Motion Picture Project students jump roping

    • Photograph of three unidentified female students from South High School in Denver, Colorado jumping rope. A male student lays on the ground in front of them, filming them as part of a motion picture project.
    • Source unknown.
    • 1939
    • And Speedily the Punishment Fits the Crime

    • Men pull on a rope to hang a man from a tree branch, a man with a pistol points it at the victims head. Shows saddled horses.
    • Graves, C. H. (Carleton H.), d. 1943.
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