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    • East Denver High School Annual: 1909

    • 1909 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1909
    • The Annual: East Denver High School, 1914

    • 1914 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1914
    • East Denver High School Annual: Class of 1918

    • 1918 Yearbook from East Denver High School.
    • East High School (Denver, Colo.)--Students--Yearbooks.; Denver Public Schools--Students--Yearbooks.; School yearbooks--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1918
    • Cody in carriage for parade

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody rides in a carriage drawn by two white horses down a dirt street during a parade for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A group of Native Americans on horseback follows behind the carriage. Several young boys walk...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Carriages & coaches--1880-1900.; Parades & processions--1880-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Longwolf, Chief of the Bad Face Band of Sioux, Buffalo Bill's Wild West

    • Longwolf, Chief of the Bad Face Band of Sioux, poses for a full- length portrait while wearing a feather headdress and pointing a pistol with his left hand. He wears a long, printed shirt. Longwolf was a member of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Longwolf.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [1886?]
    • Snowy street scene

    • In this view of a snow covered street in Leadville, Colorado, are gabled residences, evergreen trees and, on the left side of the street, power lines. One power pole has a tattered poster on it.
    • Leadville (Colo.)--1910-1930.; Houses--Colorado--Leadville--1910-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930]
    • Two bits to see the papoose

    • View of the Lincoln Tomb in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield (Sangamon County), Illinois features a granite obelisk, bronze statues, a balustrade and staircase. Passengers in suits, hats and formal dresses admire North American (Shoshone) Indian...
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Tomb--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Springfield (Ill.)--1870-1880.; Cradleboards--1870-1880.; Mothers & children--1870-1880.; Spectators--1870-1880.; Tombs & sepulchral...
    • 1874 October 24
    • North Capitol Hill neighborhood

    • Report describing significant architectural and historical landmarks in the North Capitol Hill neighborhood. Includes maps, photographs, demographic information and extensive histories of people and buildings.
    • Historic districts--Colorado--Denver.
    • 1995
    • Toro, Toro! an old time Californian vaquero after a wild steer

    • View of a Mexican American cowboy with a lasso on horseback. Longhorn cattle are in the distance. The vaquero wears a sombrero, a woven blanket over his shoulders, pants or chaps with buttons along the seam and fringe over boots, and a cloth mask...
    • Mexican Americans--California--1890-1900.; Cowboys--California--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--California--1890-1900.; Roping--California--1890-1900.
    • 1893 December 9
    • The Kansas gold region view of Auraria and Denver City, Cherry Creek, near Long's Peak

    • View of commercial buildings, houses and farms in Denver, Colorado. Shows a cluster of buildings in Auraria, sparse buildings and tepees on a bluff in Denver, trees along Cherry Creek and mesas, mountains and the summit of Longs Peak in the...
    • Auraria (Denver, Colo.)--1860-1870.; Denver (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Longs Peak (Colo.)--1860-1870.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Denver--1860-1870.
    • Buffalo attacked by wolves

    • A pack of wolves attacks an American buffalo bull in a snow storm. The bull charges the wolves, and an injured wolf lies on the ground. Shows buffalo skulls on the snowy ground.
    • Animal attacks--1860-1870.; Bison--1860-1870.; Wolves--1860-1870.
    • 1868 February 15
    • Barnum's elephants in winter-quarters

    • An elephant pushes a railroad car with its head during a snowstorm; a trainer stands nearby. In a border, P.T. Barnum circus elephants are trained to use props and perform tricks.
    • P.T. Barnum (Firm)--1880-1890.; Animal training--1880-1890.; Circus animals--1880-1890.; Circuses & shows--American--1880-1890.; Elephants--1880-1890.
    • 1883 January 27
    • Sketches in the Northwest

    • Men stand beside an ox-driven wagon at Fort Garry (later Lower Fort Garry National Historic Park) in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. A man hauls a moose head on his back. Shows a silo and a frame building. A North American Indian in a woven blanket,...
    • Dakota Indians--Spiritual life--North Dakota--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Spiritual life--North Dakota--1870-1880.; Votive offerings--North Dakota--1870-1880.; Fort Garry (Man.)--1870-1880.; Missouri River--1870-1880.; Carts &...
    • 1870 January 25
    • Jumping horses of the U.S. Cavalry, Sixth Division

    • Two members of the U.S. Sixth Division Cavalry jump their horses over a low rail in an arena. One of the men holds onto the mane of his horse and allows his legs to fly out from under him and up into the air. The men are touring with Buffalo Bill's...
    • Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cavalry--1880-1900.; Horse shows--1880-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • The Golden Gate - entrance to San Francisco harbor

    • View of the Golden Gate the strait that connects the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, in San Francisco, California; ships and boats ply the water, and sheep graze on hillsides.
    • Golden Gate (Calif. : Strait)--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Bays (Bodies of water)--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Channels--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Sailing...
    • 1879 March 8
    • Clearing a jam among logs

    • Men use sticks, ropes and hatchets to loosen timbers from whitewater rapids in a river. The men wear hats, shirts with rolled up sleeves, and pants tucked into their work boots.
    • Loggers--1860-1870.; Logging--1860-1870.
    • The arm of the law in the west

    • Men sit on the floor or at a table in a log cabin. A man in chaps and spurs wears handcuffs and stands in front of a man in a suit who holds a pipe and sits in a rocking chair. Shows papers scattered on the table and floor, and a man in a Mounties...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Cowboys--1900-1910.; Judicial proceedings--1900-1910.; Police--1900-1910.; Prisoners--1900-1910.
    • 1909, August 7
    • The Texas cattle trade

    • View of cowboys on horseback and herds of cattle in Texas. Men herd cattle on trails, on the prairie or in wooden corrals. Shows a camp scene with a fire, men at a table, and saddles on the ground. Scenes in Kansas show covered wagons and...
    • Wichita (Kan.)--1870-1880.; Camping--1870-1880.; Cattle herding--Texas--1870-1880.; Cities & towns--Kansas--Wichita--1870-1880.; Meat industry--Texas--1870-1880.
    • [1874 May 2]
    • The completion of the Pacific Rail Road the ceremony at Promontory Point [sic], Utah

    • Men pose at a ceremony to commemorate the completion of the trans-continental railroad at Promontory Summit (Box Elder County), Utah. Workers stand with dignitaries from the Union Pacific Railroad and the Central Pacific Railroad. Men shake hands,...
    • Central Pacific Railroad Company--Rites & ceremonies--1860-1870.; Union Pacific Railroad Company--Rites & ceremonies--1860-1870.; Box Elder County (Utah)--1860-1870.; Promontory Summit (Utah)--1860-1870.; Dedications--Utah--Promontory...
    • 1869 June 10
    • The gateway to the Garden of the Gods

    • A wagon train is on a dirt road near sandstone rock formations at Garden of the Gods in El Paso County, Colorado. Shows covered wagons, people on horseback, sparse trees on hillsides and snow on Pikes Peak in the distance.
    • Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Garden of the Gods (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Gate Rock (Colorado Springs, Colo.)--1870-1880.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1870-1880.; Rock formations--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1870-1880.; Wagon...
    • A burro party, Pike's Peak

    • Young women or girls and a man ride burros on a trail on Pikes Peak (El Paso County), Colorado. The girls wear wide brimmed straw hats and dresses and ride sidesaddle. A man in a suit and overcoat rides a mule and holds a whip. One animal carries...
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1880-1890.; Donkeys--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Girls--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Riding--Colorado--El Paso County--1880-1890.; Trails & paths--Colorado--El Paso...
    • 1888 October 27
    • A hunter's "shack" in the Rocky Mountains

    • Hunters are beside a creek outside a vertical-log wall cabin with a sod roof. One man uses a knife to probably gut a deer on the ground. A second hunter wears a wide-brimmed hat, holds a rifle, and rides a horse. Dead deer hang from a wooden post....
    • Deer hunting--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Log cabins--1890-1900.
    • From mine to mill

    • A team of four horses runs with a wooden wagon, probably filled with ore, on a dirt road in a mountain valley. The driver wears a wide-brimmed hat and boots, and holds his foot on the brake. An onlooker with a beard leans on a post beside a dog and...
    • Carts & wagons--1870-1880.; Horse teams--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.
    • 1878 September 14
    • Laying cornerstone of courthouse

    • A large crowd is gathered on sloping ground at the ceremony for the laying of the cornerstone of the Summit County Courthouse in Breckenridge, Colorado. The men wear suits and hats and the women are in dresses and elegant hats. Within the crowded...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Courthouses--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.; Rites & ceremonies--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1909
    • The Ghost Dance by the Ogallala Sioux at Pine Ridge Agency, Dakota

    • Native American (Dakota, Ogalala) men and women stand in a row and perform the Ghost Dance at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. One man who is possibly in a trance has braids and a hair pipe breast plate, and dances apart from the...
    • Dakota Indians--Dance--Dance--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Dance--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Oglala Indians--Dance--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Ceremonial dancers--Dance--South...
    • 1890 December 6
    • On the cattle range what's the show for a Christmas dinner, chief?

    • A man with fur chaps, gauntlets and a wide brimmed hat, holds the reins of his horse and stands in front of a Native American man at the entrance to a tepee. Shows a tomahawk on the ground and tepees at a camp in snowy woods.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Horses--1890-1900.; Indian encampments--1890-1900.; Tipis--1890-1900.
    • 1890 December 20
    • A scrub-race on the plains

    • View of a horse race in Yosemite Valley (later Yosemite National Park), California. Shows bareback riders with whips or switches, bridled horses and men spectators near the racers. Covered wagons are in the distance.
    • Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Horse racing--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.; Spectators--California--Yosemite National Park--1870-1880.
    • 1876 March 4
    • An incident in Rocky Mountain sheep-hunting

    • Image on Harper's weekly title page shows three bighorn sheep on a steep, rock ledge in the Rocky Mountains. Shows the silhouette of two hunters and a rifle in the distance.
    • Mountain sheep hunting--1890-1900.
    • 1899 April 15
    • An Indian funeral off for the happy hunting grounds

    • Native American men and women walk or ride horseback in a funeral procession. Shows a wrapped body on a wooden frame strapped to the back of a horse. A women carries a drum. People wear robes, earrings, leather moccasins, hats and feather...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Dead persons--1880-1890.; Funeral processions--1880-1890.; Horseback riding--1880-1890.
    • 1884 July
    • The Modoc war, soldiers recovering the bodies of the slain

    • Cavalry soldiers in military uniforms hold swords and rifles, and stand beside men killed by North American (Modoc) Indians in California. Bust portraits show Captain Evan Thomas with muttonchop whiskers and a moustache, a bow tie and shoulder...
    • Indians of North America--War--California--1870-1880.; Modoc Indians--Wars, 1873--California.; Battlefields--California--1870-1880.; Dead bodies--California--1870-1880.; Military officers--1870-1880.; Soldiers--California--1870-1880.;...
    • 1873 May 17
    • Prospecting on the Ute Reservation, an ominous meeting

    • A North American Indian (Ute) man confronts a prospector on a mountain slope in Utah or Colorado. The Ute man wears a necklace with a star pendant and holds a rifle. Men with rifles stand behind him. The prospector holds a pick axe, and looks over...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--1870-1880.; Miners--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.; Pack animals--1870-1880.; Thornburgh, Thomas Tipton, 1843-1879.
    • 1879 October 25
    • Hard times, a run on the bank

    • A mother with an infant on her lap uses a fork to pry open a bank. A man in a suit and derby hat stands beside her, and a girl in a dress leans down to pick up coins on the floor. Shows kettles on a wood stove and a table with dishes in the kitchen.
    • Coin banks--1870-1880.; Families--1870-1880.; Poor persons--1870-1880.
    • 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
    • The houses, streets, and industries of Aspen, Colorado

    • Views of streets, residences, hotels, banks, theater and store interiors, and mines in Aspen (Pitkin County), Colorado.
    • Aspen (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Banks--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Dwellings--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Interiors--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.; Mining--Colorado--Aspen--1890-1900.;...
    • [1890 February]
    • An incident of railroad travel, a hot box

    • Smoke rises from a train's "hot box," or overheated wheel bearing. A railroad worker carries buckets of water. Passengers in dresses and hats or suits, overcoats and top hats watch from passenger car windows or stand outside the car. Shows "Baggage...
    • Passengers--1870-1880.; Railroad employees--1870-1880.; Railroad travel--1870-1880.; Railroads--1870-1880.
    • Shooting antelopes from a railroad train in Colorado

    • Antelope run from people with rifles on a prairie hillside in Colorado. One antelope has been shot and falls to the ground. A railroad train is on tracks beside the passengers. Shows dark clouds in the distance and mountains on the horizon.
    • Antelope hunting--Colorado--1870-1880.; Railroads--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • 1875 May 29
    • A wild Indian show

    • Native American men dance on a wooden stage and wear feather headdresses, fur skirts, necklaces, and carry possibly musical instruments and spears in Germany. German peasant spectators wear bonnets and dresses with aprons, or work clothes and caps...
    • Indians of North America--Dance--Germany--1870-1880.; Audiences--Germany--1870-1880.; Wild west shows--Germany--1870-1880.
    • [1876 November 25]
    • Indian "Tablet Dance" at Santo Domingo, New Mexico

    • Native American (Santa Domingo Pueblo) men and women dance in a row during a "Tablet Dance" at Santo Domingo Pueblo (New Mexico). The women wear mantas and tablitas on their heads. The men wear fringed breechcloths, hoof rattles, kilts, body paint,...
    • Indian dance--New Mexico--Santo Domingo Pueblo--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--New Mexico--Santo Domingo Pueblo--1890-1900.; Keresan Indians--Dance--New Mexico--Santo Domingo Pueblo--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--Dance--New...
    • 1890 June 7
    • The excitements of a sketching tour in the Rocky Mountains

    • Bears invade a camp site as men and a horse flee down a hillside in the Rocky Mountains. Bears pour a tea kettle over a camp fire, eat food, and loot the contents of containers. One bear holds a rifle.
    • Animal attacks--1870-1880.; Bears--1870-1880.; Camping--1870-1880.
    • Schoolhouse, Colorado Town

    • View west up Clear Creek valley shows the schoolhouse in Silver Plume, Colorado. Features of the school include: brick stringcourses, rusticated sandstone arches over the main entrance and windows, deeply bracketed eaves, a central gable, a hipped...
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1900-1910.; School principals--Colorado--Silver Plume--1900-1910.; Schools--Colorado--Silver Plume--1900-1910.
    • 1908
    • Breckenridge ranch house

    • A one story gable roofed house sits in a field in Breckenridge, Colorado. The house is built in an 'ell' shape, with a covered porch in the inside corner and gablets over the sash windows. A log outbuilding is to the left, and rail fences surround...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1900-1920.; Dwellings--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Columbian Hotel, Trinidad, Colorado

    • Interior details of the bar in the Columbian Hotel (1879), Trinidad, Colorado, include carved and lathe turned wood covering the front of the bar and cornices over the mirror in back. The coffered ceiling has hammered tin insets with painted scenes...
    • Trinidad (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Bars--Colorado--Trinidad--1880-1900.; Hotels--Colorado--Trinidad--1880-1900.; Interiors.; Columbian Hotel (Trinidad, Colo.)
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Summit County Courthouse, Breckenridge, Colo 1910

    • In this view of the Summit County Courthouse looking northwest, the two story brick building's hipped gable roof, a slightly projecting gabled entry, and a cupola with sash windows are visible. The lintels, sills, entablature and pendants are of...
    • Breckenridge (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Courthouses--Colorado--Breckenridge--1900-1910.
    • 1910
    • A portion of Delta, Colo.

    • View of Delta (Delta County), Colorado; shows houses, a wood sidewalk, stairs, churches, and commercial buildings. Bluffs and plains of the Gunnison River Valley are in the background.
    • Delta (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Cities & towns--Colorado--Delta--1910-1920.; Wooden sidewalks--Colorado--Delta--1910-1920.
    • [1910?]
    • Colorado College championship base ball team

    • Colorado College students, members of the baseball team, pose in Colorado Springs (El Paso County), Colorado. Most of the men wear uniforms with "CC" monograms. The young man with the "S" monogram is (later Colorado Chief Justice) William Sharpless...
    • Colorado College--People--1900-1910.; Colorado Springs (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Baseball players--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Students--Colorado--Colorado Springs--1900-1910.; Jackson, William S. (William Sharpless), 1889-1981.
    • 1906
    • Tabor theater interior

    • Interior view of the Tabor Theater in Denver, Colorado; shows seats, ornate arches, and plaster borders.
    • Tabor Grand Opera House (Denver, Colo.)--1890-1910.; Denver (Colo.)--1890-1910.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.; Theaters--Colorado--Denver--1890-1910.
    • [between 1899 and 1910?]


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