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  • Board of Directors at groundbreaking for office building in Denver 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1977-03
    RMFU Board of Directors at groundbreaking for the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union and Farmers Union Mutual Insurance Company office building at 4506 Paris Street, Denver, Colorado. Pictured left to right are the architect ...
  • Senior youth camp leaders, Red Rocks, Colorado 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1950?-1959?
    Senior youth camp leaders, Red Rocks, Colorado, early 1950s. Back row, fifth from left is Rosie Naibauer. Front row on left is Edna Buchanan; third from left is Bessie Pfaff; and fourth and fifth from left are Esther and ...
  • Senior youth camp dance, Red Rocks, Colorado 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1960?-1969?
    A group of young people dancing in a long room inside a building, during the 1960s.
  • Torchbearers ceremony, 1950 convention 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1950
    Torchbearers ceremony with high school seniors and graduates, at the Shirley Savoy Hotel, Denver, Colorado, late 1940s or early 1950s. Front row, on right, is Edna Buchanan. The three women on the right were leaders. Back ...
  • Torchbearers ceremony, 1973 convention 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1973
    Torchbearers ceremony at Rocky Mountain Farmers Union annual convention in Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1973.
  • All-States Camp, 1975 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1975
    Youth camp activities in the Farmers Union Education Center at Bailey, Colorado; senior youth campers on a hike, 1975.
  • RMFU offices, 1974 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1974
    RMFU offices when they were housed with NFU on East 45th Avenue in Denver, 1974.
  • Jim Brophy 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1970?-1979?
    Jim Brophy, RMFU vice-president, at his home near Yuma. Colorado, 1970s.
  • Policy adoption at RMFU convention, 1975 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1975
    Policy adoption at RMFU convention, 1975. The policy committee is at the front table and Charles Hanavan, Jr. (RMFU vice-president) is at the microphone.
  • Retirement party for James Patton 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1970?-1973?
    Retirement party for James Patton (center), early 1970s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • James Patton and President Harry S. Truman 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1947?-1953?
    James Patton (NFU President) on left; President Harry S. Truman on right, at a NFU convention, late 1940s - early 1950s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • James Patton 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1960?-1963?
    James Patton giving a speech, early 1960s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • President John F. Kennedy, James Patton, Vice-president Lyndon B. Johnson 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1960?-1963?
    Left to right: President John F. Kennedy, James Patton, Vice-president Lyndon B. Johnson, early 1960s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • James G. Patton and Charles F. Brannan 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1940?-1949?
    James G. Patton (NFU president) and Charles F. Brannan (Secretary of Agriculture under Harry Truman) reading a Kiplinger newsletter. Brannan became NFU legal counsel after he retired as Secretary of Agriculture, circa ...
  • All-States Camp, July 1981 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1981-07
    Youth camp activities in the Farmers Union Education Center at Bailey, Colorado; senior youth camp, July 1981.
  • Threshing 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1900?-1903?
    Threshing, early 1900s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • James Patton as a young man 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1930?-1933?
    James Patton as a young man, about the time that he went to work for the Colorado Farmers Union, early 1930s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • Loading and stacking hay 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1900?-1903?
    Loading and stacking hay, early 1900s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • Berry picking 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:1900?-1903?
    Berry picking, early 1900s. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.
  • Silhouette of horse-drawn plow 

    Contributor:Unknown
    Date:undated
    Silhouette of horse-drawn plow, undated. Part of The Jim Patton Show, 1900s - 1970s.

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