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    • Emily Griffith Opportunity School millinery class

    • Photograph of a millinery class at the original Emily Griffith Opportunity School located in Denver, Colorado. The classroom is full of women sitting at tables working on hand stitching. Each woman has a small box of sewing items and the tables...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1920
    • Montrose, Colo. first city band

    • Members of the Montrose marching band pose in Montrose, Colorado. Band members hold tubas, clarinets, trumpets, trombones, french horns, a snare drum and a bass drum. The members wear plain, dark uniforms and billed caps with pins on them. The...
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • [between 1900 and 1915]
    • Portrait of baby

    • Studio portrait of a baby who wears a dark colored dress with a lace yoke and white stitching. The baby sits on a chair that is covered with coyote fur. The baby wears shoes.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Boy's vest

    • A Native American (Sioux) boy's vest with faceted red, blue, gold and white beadwork attached with lazy stitching. Fringe is on the bottom edge of the vest and straps tie the front together. The beadwork is in designs of triangles and images of an...
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    • [between 1880 and 1889]
    • Geo. W. Von Ache

    • Portrait of a man dressed in a western costume. He wears a hat, leather coat with fringe, beads and decorative stitching, a bandana, and a belt with holsters. He holds a gun in one hand. Possibly a photo of W. Von Ache?.
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    • [between 1850 and 1890]
    • Sitting Bull

    • Sitting studio portrait of Native American (Hunkpapa Sioux) Sitting Bull. He wears a fringed hide coat with decorative stitching, necklaces, a pendant, fur-bound braids, and a feather in his hair.
    • F. Jay Haynes & Bro.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of an African American baby girl who sits on a chair covered in coyote fur. The baby wears a white gown with lace stitching.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • First uniformed fire dept. in Montrose

    • Several men wearing new uniforms from the Montrose Fire Department pose aboard their horse-drawn fire wagon in Montrose, Colorado. The uniforms consist of jackets with decorative stitching across the front, matching pants, and caps.
    • Walker Art Studio.
    • 1908
    • Portrait of a baby

    • Studio portrait of a baby who sits on a chair covered with hay. The baby wears a long white gown with vertical stitching.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Saddle blanket

    • A Native American (Sioux) saddle blanket, made from white canvas and buckskin. It is decorated with red, blue, yellow, green, bronze and white faceted Italian glass beadwork and faceted brass beads; all of the beadwork is attached with lazy...
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Portrait of a girl

    • Full-length studio portrait of a young girl, possibly the daughter of Mrs. J.B. Johnson. She wears a dark colored dress embellished with fancy stitching at the hem and front of the bodice. The dress has a yoke at the neck with a contrasting white...
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Portrait of a girl

    • Studio portrait of a young girl, possibly the daughter of Mrs. J.B. Johnson. She wears a dark colored dress embellished with fancy stitching at the hem and bodice. The dress has a yoke and a contrasting white collar, cuffs and sleeves. The girl's...
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • H.H. Lake & his family

    • A woman, possibly H. H. Lake's wife Theodora, sits in a chair stitching something. She wears a blouse and a checkered skirt. A fishing creel hangs on the wall behind her.
    • Lake, Harry H., 1860-1952.
    • [between 1915 and 1930?]
    • Portrait of a girl

    • Studio portrait of a young girl possibly the daughter of Mrs. J.B. Johnson. She wears a dark colored dress embellished with fancy stitching at the hem and bodice. The dress has a yoke and contrasting white collar, sleeves and cuffs. Her hair is in...
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Knife sheath

    • A Native American (Ute) buckskin knife sheath. It is decorated with blue, green and purple Italian glass beads sewn on with sinew, leather fringe, tin tinklers and lazy stitching.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Mother, daughter and Southern Pacific stewardess / RN

    • A woman sits at a dressing table, in front of a mirror, and adjusts her hat in her compartment probably on the Southern Pacific Coast Daylight express train. Her young daughter stands on a chair beside her as a railroad stewardess / RN helps her...
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    • Susan Frost, Omaha

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American (Omaha) woman, identified as Susan Frost. She wears a dark, silk dress with decorative stitching, bead necklaces, scarves, earrings, and braids in her hair.
    • Heyn Photo.
    • 1899
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin pouch with lazy stitching and white, pale blue, red, green and yellow beadwork in a striped design.
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    • 1880
    • Bag

    • Shows a Native American (Northern Plains) buckskin bag. It features lazy stitching and red, blue, pink and white striped design work.
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    • [between 1875 and 1885]
    • Confederate reunion

    • View of two couples seated at the convention, Trinidad, Colorado. The men are in uniforms with brass buttons and elaborate sleeve stitching. One woman wears a full length satin gown with puffed shoulders and short sleeves, and has lettered ribbons...
    • Coffey, Pat.
    • August, 1939
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Sioux) pouch with white, blue and yellow decorative beadwork, a loop, a flap and lazy stitching.
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    • 1880
    • Confederate reunion

    • View of three seated men in uniforms talking to each other at the convention, Trinidad, Colorado. One man holds a newspaper and gestures while the other two look at him. The jacket of one man has elaborate stitching on the arm. Women in bonnets...
    • Coffey, Pat.
    • August, 1939
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Northern Plains) buckskin pouch. It has lazy stitching, fringe, blue, white, yellow, pink and dark green beadwork. The beadwork is in designs of triangles and rectangles.
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    • 1880
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) buckskin bag sewn with lazy stitching and decorated with multicolor, blue and white beadwork and fringe. The beadwork are geometric designs in alternating colors.
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    • 1880
    • Pouch

    • Shows a Native American (Ute) cloth pouch, possibly made of buckskin. The pouch features lazy stitching and decorative pink, blue and white beadwork in geometric designs. Yellow and ochre fringe is sewn on all sides of the pouch
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    • 1880
    • Hil-E-Nee-Kuhm [?], docter [sic]

    • Head and shoulders studio portrait of a Native American (Crow) doctor, identified as Hileneekuhm (?). He wears a fringe shirt with decorative stitching, a multi-string necklace, braid wraps, and plumage. He holds a ceremonial object in his hands.
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    • 1871
    • Soo-Yee, Blackfoot Bronc.

    • Head and shoulders studio portrait of a Native American (Crow or Siksika) man, identified as Sooyee. He wears a shirt with decorative stitching, a multi-string necklace, braids and plumage. He holds a feathered object in his hand.
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    • 1871
    • Amelia Helander portrait

    • Portrait of Ms. Amelia Helander. She sits in 3/4 profile her hair pulled into a top knot on her crown of her head. She wears a dark dress, with a large bow at her collar. Her bodice has puffed sleeves and wide lapels with decorative stitching. ...
    • Source unknown.
    • circa 1880
    • South High School Sewing Class

    • Students sitting at tables in sewing class cutting material, stitching by hand or using a sewing machine at South High School in Denver, Colorado.
    • Source unknown.
    • undated
    • Portrait of children

    • Studio portrait of two children who stand on a stone block surrounded by a baluster and railing. The younger child who sits, wears a sleeveless dress with a horizontal design of lace and eyelets on the front. The older child stands and wears a...
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of girls

    • Studio portrait of girls in dresses with decorative stitching and pin tucked details, puffed sleeves and lace collars. The baby girl has one curl on her forehead; the older girl has long ringlets. Shows a lace fabric backdrop.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Portrait of girls

    • Studio portrait of girls in dresses with decorative stitching and pin tucked details, puffed sleeves and lace collars. The baby girl has one curl on her forehead; the older girl has long ringlets. They embrace.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1890 and 1905?]
    • Bag

    • Front view of a Native American Sioux small leather bag with red, blue, yellow and white beads stitched on with lazy stitching.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Pouch

    • Front view of a pouch made by Southern Plains Native Americans. The pouch is constructed of buckskin with green lazy stitching and multicolored designs in ochre and yellow poster paint. The bottom edge is decorated with fringe.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Pouch

    • Back view of a pouch made by Southern Plains Native Americans. The pouch is constructed of buckskin with green lazy stitching and multicolored designs in ochre and yellow poster paint. The bottom edge is decorated with fringe.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman who wears a dark colored dress with puffy sleeves, a high collar and vertical lace stitching along the bodice. The woman's hair is pulled back away from her face.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Elliot Drug Store, Idaho Springs

    • A man, woman, and child stand in front of a store in Idaho Springs, Colorado. The woman wears a long skirt with matching top (decorative stitching down the front), and gloves. The child is wearing knickers and a flat cap. The man wears a vest,...
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    • [between 1895 and 1915]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Studio portrait of a woman who wears a dark colored dress with an elaborate stitching design on the bodice and a high collar. The woman has a feather in her hair which is pulled away from her face.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Portrait of a woman

    • Full length studio portrait of a woman in a light colored dress with a train and spiral stitching on both the bodice and near the hemline. The woman's hair is pulled into a large bun. An ornate studio backdrop is in the distance.
    • Aultman, Oliver E.
    • [between 1891 and 1901?]
    • Julián Estevan Lobato

    • Studio portrait of baby Julian Estevan Lobato from Hoehne (Las Animas County), Colorado. He wears a long baptismal gown embroidered with lace. He poses against colcha stitched coverlet.
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    • [1890]
    • Tau-ruv (wife of Won-ro-an) in full dress

    • A Native American Ute woman, identified as Tauruv, wife Wonroan, poses near trees on the western slope of the Wasatch Mountains, Utah. She wears a full length hide dress with fringe and decorative stitching(?), holds a pouch, and stands on a woven...
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • In camp in the mountains

    • View of tent camp amidst aspen grove in the mountains of Colorado; shows large canvas tent with awning at entrance for shade, two women sitting under awning, one woman stitching or embroidering, a man reading book reclined on ground-level lounge...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Susan Knapp Oral History

    • Susan Lynn Knapp was born in 1949 in Denver, Colorado. Her family had lived in the Globeville and Swansea neighborhood for several decades, within a few blocks of each other, and owned several family businesses together. Her father and his...
    • Knapp, Susan, 1949-
    • 2013 November 16
    • 1924 Denver Householders' Directory and Street and Avenue Guide v.1

    • The Denver Householder Directory started in 1924 and has been continued by other publishers right up to the present. These are arranged by address, allowing you to find out who was living in the house and/or the owner or the name of a business.
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    • 1924

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