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1400-04 Larimer St elevations

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M1265
Scope and Contents Includes blueprint drawings of 14th Street elevation and Larimer Street elevation, copy of Denver Landmark Preservation Commission Request for Landmark Designation (2 sheets), and 1 color photoprint taken from Larimer Street.
Dates: Check date

3rd Council which served from April 1, 1864 to 1865

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 341
Scope and Contents View of a group of business men from Denver, Colorado identified as the 3rd Council. Identification, left to right, A. McCune, S.D. Kasserman, George Tritch, H.J. Brendlinger, John Maloney, Gen. Bowen, L.L., McGaffney (really Edward Gaffney).
Dates: between 1864 and 1865

A collection of fifty six photographic negatives relating to Buffalo Bill: a modern bison herd, the bison in history, primitive animals associated with the bison, General George A. Custer

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Identifier: C Photo Album 145
Scope and Contents Views of Buffalo Bill memorabilia, the Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum and grave site on Lookout Mountain, Colorado, the buffalo herd at the City and County of Denver's Daniels Park, Douglas County, Colorado, and images pertaining to the history and antecedents of the modern bison.
Dates: 1967

A Silverton family's album

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 252
Scope and Contents Candid and posed views of an unidentified family in Silverton, San Juan County Colorado. Images of friends, family members (men, women, children), houses, interiors, and the town of Silverton as well as snapshots of trips, picnics, and hikes to other rural Colorado towns, Denver, and Golden.
Dates: between 1897 and 1898

A trip through the Black Canyon: by J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, E.B. Anderson, and Will Torrence

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 264
Scope and Contents Views of a boat trip, in Colorado, down the Gunnison River through the Black Canyon of the Gunnison made by J.E. Pelton, J.A. Curtis, M.F. Hovey, E.B. Anderson, and Will Torrence. Images of the river, camp sites, rapids, portages, wrecked boats. A few images of spectators on the canyon rim and of Montrose, Colorado.
Dates: 1900

ABRAHAM LINCOLN FELLOWS PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH134
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection includes twenty small field diaries containing handwritten notes and observations Fellows made during various irrigation projects. Specifications and proposals for some of these projects also form a portion of the collection. Business and personal correspondence as well as descriptive travel narratives are also included. Eleven boxes of glass plate lantern slides and photographic prints complete the collection. SERIES 1 BUSINESS 1892-1938 BOX...
Dates: TBD

ADELAIDE A. FRENCH PAPERS

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Identifier: WH155
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection reflect French's interests, primarily genealogy (others as well as her own) and the history of Denver. The papers of the Colorado Genealogical Society, the Morning Study Club and the Territorial Daughters of Colorado comprise a large part of the collection. Historical research notes and articles constitute another portion of the collection. French's diaries are included in the last part of the collection. SERIES 1 ORGANIZATIONS...
Dates: TBD

Admiral Byrd's Antarctic expeditions, photographs

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 142
Scope and Contents Portraits of Admiral Richard E. Byrd and images from, and related to, the 1928-1930 and 1939-1941 Antarctic expeditions, 1946-1947 Operation Highjump, and a 1955 antarctic expedition. Images show preparation for the expeditions: committees, dog kennels, technological devices, tents, and equipment; views from the expeditions: naval ships, Admiral Byrd's personal ships, sailing ships, aircraft, crew members, naval officers and seamen, temporary buildings, the "snow cruiser," camp sites and...
Dates: between 1927 and 1941

Alaska and Yellowstone Park

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 108
Scope and Contents Views of Yellowstone National Park, Washington State, Oregon, Canada and a steamship trip through the Inland Passage to Alaska.
Dates: between 1890 and 1900?

Album

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Identifier: C Photo Album 282
Scope and Contents Portrait photographs of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1880?

Album

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 278
Scope and Contents Photographic diary of life at the George's summer cabin "Lazycroft" at Ferndale, Colo. Includes excursions along South Platte River and on Colorado and Southern Railway.
Dates: Check date

Album [family

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Identifier: C Photo Album 229
Scope and Contents Portraits of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1890?

Album of photographs

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Identifier: C Photo Album 100
Scope and Contents Views of people and buildings at the United States Army's Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Shows the prison and its facilities, officers, and miscellaneous scenes.
Dates: between 1875 and 1880?

Album [portraits

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Identifier: C Photo Album 228
Scope and Contents Leather bound albums contain studio portraits of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1860 and 1882?

Alexander Martin photograph collection

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 310
Scope and Contents Views of Denver, Boulder and Pikes Peak, Colorado.
Dates: between 1880 and 1894?

Allie M. Smith [album

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Identifier: C Photo Album 234
Scope and Contents Studio portraits of the family of Allie M. Smith. Includes images of men, women, and children.
Dates: between 1875 and 1920?

Allie Mae Fisher Mishou album

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Identifier: C Photo Album 204
Scope and Contents Family photograph album; includes scenes from La Junta, Rye, Rocky Ford, Pueblo, and Colorado Springs, Colorado; documents women in early 20th-century social activities and 1921 La Junta flood.
Dates: between 1900 and 1910?

Alpha Beta Sorority, organized June, 1908: tenth anniversary, Brown Palace Hotel

 Collection
Identifier: C Photo Album 317
Scope and Contents Portraits of the founding members of the Alpha Beta Sorority, Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1918

Anita Finn collection: a Colorado tour

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 34
Scope and Contents Views from a trip to Colorado in 1941. Images of Denver and vicinity with views of City Park, Cheesman Park, Civic Center Park, downtown Denver, and Lookout Mountain and Buffalo Bill's grave. Images of the Manitou and Pikes Peak Railway Company and Pikes peak, Cave of the Winds, Royal Gorge and Seven Falls and unidentified Colorado scenery.
Dates: 1941

Annie E. Blake papers

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH56
Scope and Contents Collection contains scrapbooks (2 v.) of newspaper clippings about Colorado pioneer days and settlers and about Mrs. Blake's Steinberger relatives. Loose items include financial records and mainly concern Steinberger family. Some photographs housed in repository's photographic collection.

Dates: Check date

Apache Trail the wonder trip through oldest America

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Identifier: C Photo Album 181
Scope and Contents Album contains views of the Apache Trail, Tonto National Monument, and Roosevelt Dam and lake.
Dates: 1916

A.R. SPECHT PAPERS

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Identifier: WH1078
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The A.R. Specht collection contains the business papers of A.R. Specht, an investment broker from New York engaged in mining in Clear Creek and Gilpin counties in Colorado from the 1900s through the 1940s. The business papers are not comprehensive, but provide a glimpse into Specht’s business dealings and comprise most of the collection. These papers contain stockholder correspondence and business operations papers such as correspondence with the on-site mine manager. Also included is...
Dates: TBD

Arkansas River flood June 1921

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Identifier: C Photo Album 327
Scope and Contents Images of the 1921 flood in Pueblo, Colorado. Includes aerial views of the flood, and images of the damage to the track, equipment and facilities of the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. Views of viaducts, railroad bridges, locomotives, and the city.
Dates: 1921?

Asbestos mining album

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Identifier: C Photo Album 195
Scope and Contents Images of asbestos mining in Natrona County near Casper, Wyoming. Views of the mines, asbestos seams in the mines and asbestos fiber, as well as various asbestos products such as tile, shingles, and wall board.
Dates: ca 1900

Augie Mastrogiuseppi photograph collection

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 437
Scope and Contents Collection contains a large group of color slides, as well as some b/w negatives and b/w photographs documenting railroad cars, locomotives, locations, stations, and the facilities of numerous railroad companies throughout the United States (ca. 1970s-1990s).
Dates: between ca1970s-1990s

Automobile trip from Denver to Los Angeles

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Identifier: C Photo Album 256
Scope and Contents Images of an automobile trip from Denver to Los Angeles, California undertaken in January 1913 by Roy S. Thompson of Topeka, Kansas, and Louis Wecker and Harold Kountze of Denver, Colorado. Views of Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and California. Includes photos of automobiles and roads, car repairs and tire changes, Pueblo, Colorado, an automobile ferry across the Colorado River at Ehrenburg, a dam, "Brayton Com'l Co.," a Post Office and hotel, ostriches, "Mecca Post Office," people at the...
Dates: between 1913 January and 1927

Axel Sjögren photograph collection

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 13
Scope and Contents Views of Colorado, Denver, unidentified scenery, the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad, mining, and scenery possibly in Sweden.
Dates: between 1892 and 1894?

Badito Dam, Huerfano Cty

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Identifier: C Photo Album 270
Scope and Contents Views of the site of a dam near Badito (Huerfano County), Colorado. Album includes a topographic map of the dam site.
Dates: ca 1910?

Ballenger Timberline Gold Dredging Company

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Identifier: C Photo Collection 328
Scope and Contents Views of the Timberline Dredging Company (Ballenger Timberline Gold Dredging Company) operation near Alma (Park County), Colorado. Shows dredges, dragline buckets, and employees.
Dates: between 1942 and 1948?

Beaded bag

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M1605
Scope and Contents Beaded purse owned by Leona Ford and 2 b/w photographs showing Ford holding the handbag.
Dates: Check date