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  • All fields: Denver (Colo.)--1950-1960.
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    • Cleotilde Rivera

    • Cleotilde Rivera stands in front of her home at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The elderly woman wears a floral print dress and has curled, gray hair.
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    • ca. 1950
    • Pedro Rivera

    • Pedro Rivera cuts a piece of metal with a large hacksaw on a sawhorse near 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. He wears jeans, a leather jacket and a fedora hat.
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    • 1950
    • Manuel Olguin and Bobby Herrera

    • Manuel Olguin and Bobby Herrera, pose outside 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The boys pose in T-shirts, jeans and tennis shoes. They have their arms over each others shoulders.
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    • 1953
    • Gloria Herrera and her grandmother

    • Mexican Americans Gloria Rodriguez, née Herrera and her grandmother, Tillie Rivera, pose in front of a brick house at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Gloria wears blouse, skirt, sweater, bobby-socks and tennis...
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    • 1955
    • Lourie  and Stevie Herrera

    • Lourie and Stevie Herrera pose outside a brick house at 1121 Lawrence Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. Lourie wears bib overalls and a short sleeved shirt, his brother wears jeans, suspenders and a short sleeved shirt.
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    • 1954
    • Cookie, elephant Denver Zoo - Goodwill

    • View of Cookie the elephant at the Denver Zoo in Denver, Colorado; a man holds a bag printed with: "School Clothing Bag," and "Goodwill Bag - Jobs for the Handicapped."
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Cookie elephant Denver Zoo - Goodwill

    • View of Cookie the elephant at the Denver Zoo in Denver, Colorado; a man holds a bag printed with advertisements for Goodwill Industries.
    • Rule, Lloyd.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Lowrey [sic] Field

    • View of hangars at Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Colorado.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953
    • Lowry Air Force Base

    • Aerial view of Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Colorado, shows houses, barracks, shops, classrooms, the heating plant, headquarters, the Agnes Phipps Memorial Sanitarium, landscaped streets, sidewalks, mission style buildings, shops, and factories.
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    • March 4, 1954
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial of Denver, Colorado. Shows Civic Center Park, the Denver City and County Building, Colorado State Capitol Building, Voorhies Monument, Colonnade of Civic Benefactors and Greek Theater, United States Mint building, Denver Public Library,...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1957
    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado

    • Aerial view of Denver, Colorado. Shows Civic Center park, the Colorado State Capitol Building, Denver City and County Building, Petroleum Building, Farmers Union Building, Mile High Center, Brown Palace Hotel, Denver Public Library, Carnegie...
    • Roach, Otto.
    • 1956, September 14
    • The Hustler

    • The owner of the West Side Hustler, a weekly newspaper, stands in front of his building at 652 Santa Fe Avenue in the Lincoln Park neighborhood in Denver, Colorado. The man wears a cardigan sweater and glasses. A sign on a nearby window reads:...
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    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Peerless Printing Company employees

    • A group of well dressed employees who include men and women and their children pose outdoors near the Peerless Printing Company, 20th Street and Broadway in the Five Points neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. A maintenance man stands on the roof of...
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    • [1950?]
    • Roxy

    • The Roxy theater on the 2500 block of Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The marquis advertises: "R Mitchum S Hayward Lusty Men." The Denver Public Library Cosmopolitan Branch is on the corner of 26th and Welton...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Roxy

    • The Roxy theater on the 2500 block of Welton Street in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The marquis advertises: "R Mitchum S Hayward Lusty Men." The Denver Public Library Cosmopolitan Branch is on the corner of 26th and Welton...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [1952]
    • Cheltenham Elementary School

    • View of Cheltenham Elementary School near West Colfax Avenue and Irving Street in the West Colfax neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cars are parked in front.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Manual

    • Manual Training High School in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Children walk on the sidewalks.
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • May D. & F. construction, Denver

    • View of May D. & F. construction in the block bounded by Court Place and Tremont Place and 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets in downtown Denver, Colorado. Shows excavation, shoring, a crane, the Republic Building, the Denver Club...
    • Whitacre, Roger.
    • [1957?]
    • Merrill Jr. High

    • View of Merrill Junior High School at 1551 South Monroe Street in the Cory-Merrill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a brick building with "Merrill Junior High School" in steel letters above the front entrance.
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    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • Merrill Jr. High

    • Interior view of the auditorium in Merrill Junior High School at 1551 South Monroe Street in the Cory-Merrill neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Shows a curtained proscenium flanked by two brick columns, a piano, and rows of seats.
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    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • At W. 42nd Ave and Federal

    • View of St. Catherine of Siena church at 4200 Federal Boulevard in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The Lombardic Italian Renaissance building has a tower with battlements and decorative lintels and a circular stained-glass window.
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    • 1952 November 17
    • At W. 42nd Ave & Federal

    • Interior view of the St. Catherine of Siena church at 4200 Federal Boulevard in the Berkeley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Statues of Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary as well as a large crucifix are near the altar.
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    • [1952]
    • Capitol Hill Baptist 1652 Williams Denver, Colo.

    • View of the building used by the City Park Baptist Church (formerly Capitol Hill Baptist Church) at 1652 Williams Street in the City Park West neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick building has a pitched roof, chimneys, covered porch, and...
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    • Civic Center Christmas lights

    • Nighttime view of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. The building is decorated with Christmas lights.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [1953?]
    • Bdwy & church

    • View of the 1st (First) Unitarian Church and the Hotel DeSoto at 19th (Nineteenth) Avenue and Broadway in Denver, Colorado. A sign in a nearby parking lot reads: Parking [...] 70 [cents] All Day."
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [1953?]
    • Greek theater

    • View of the Greek Theater and Colonnade of Civic Benefactors at Civic Center Park in Denver, Colorado. The Voorhies Memorial is in the distance.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Civic Center lights

    • Nighttime view of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. The building and manger scene near the steps are decorated with Christmas lights.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953 December 25
    • Xmas Civic Center

    • Nighttime view of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. The building is decorated with Christmas lights.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Xmas lights

    • Nighttime view of the City and County Building in Denver, Colorado. The building is decorated with Christmas lights and decorations.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953 December 26
    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the park in front of the Colorado State Capitol building, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building...
    • Myers, John A., photographer.
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    • Central Denver

    • Aerial view of the Colorado State Capitol building, a park, 15th (Fifteenth) and 16th (Sixteenth) Streets, Broadway and Lincoln Street in the Central Business District of Denver. Colorado. Shows the Denver City and County Building annex, the...
    • Myers, John A., photographer.
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    • Abbey Rents

    • View of Abbey Rents at 350 Broadway in the Baker neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Signs on the one-story brick building read: "Abbey Rents & Sells Party & Sickroom Supplies Oxygen 24 Hour Service" and "Everything for the Party Folding Chairs Table...
    • Mile High Photo Company.
    • 1957 October 25
    • Proposed Brown Palace expansion

    • Rooftop view of a building on the corner of 17th (Seventeenth) Street and Tremont Place in downtown Denver Colorado. The building is on the proposed site of expansion for the Brown Palace Hotel. Signs read: "Algerian Club," "SpeeDee Cleaners,"...
    • Mathias, David.
    • 1956 October 5
    • Denver St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church

    • View of the Saint Vincent de Paul Church at 2375 Arizona Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. The brick church has a statue of Saint Vincent de Paul above the entryway.
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    • 1951
    • Castle of Commerce

    • View of the partially demolished Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. A portion of the stone castle that includes the round turret is near the 16th (Sixteenth) Street Viaduct.
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1952 March 14
    • Castle of Commerce

    • View of Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. The partially demolished stone castle has a turret and battlements. A handwritten sign reads: "Danger Keep Out."
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1952 March 13
    • Walker Castle

    • View of Walker Castle after a fire in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. The stone castle has a round turret and battlements. Charred rubble is near the walls.
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1952 March 13
    • Castle of Commerce

    • View of Walker Castle (Castle of Culture and Commerce) after a fire in Riverfront Park, Denver, Colorado. The stone building has an arched entryway.
    • Sealy, Ira Gay.
    • 1952 March 13
    • T. S. Williams - Radio Drug

    • Radio Pharmacy on the corner of 26th and Welton Streets in the Five Points neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A neon sign hangs from the second floor of the building and reads: "Drugs" and "Meadow Gold Ice Cream." A woman looks in the shop...
    • McCloud, Burnis, 1908-1990.
    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Gonzales family outside Casa Mayan restaurant

    • Members of the Gonzales family pose on the porch of their restaurant and cultural center the Casa Mayan located at 1020 9th Street in the Auraria neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. They are identified left to right: Top row: Celia, Arnold, Marta, Ray...
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    • [1958]
    • Square D Company

    • View of the Square D Company at 677 Alcott Street in the Sun Valley neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A man loads a truck at the loading dock with a forklift. Automobiles are near the building.
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    • [between 1955 and 1960?]
    • [Forty-sixth] 46th Avenue

    • View of Gibbs Tire and Battery Company at 4589 Washington Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and a truck make their way through the intersection of Washington Street and 46th Avenue. Signs on the building read:...
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953
    • Park Lane Hotel

    • View of the Park Lane Hotel at Virginia Avenue and South Marion Parkway in the Washington Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Houses and automobiles are nearby. A sign on the top of the building reads: "Top of the Park."
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • [1953?]
    • Old Manual High

    • View of Manual High School at 27th (Twenty-seventh) Avenue and Franklin Street in the Whittier neighborhood of Denver, Colorado.
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953 August 11
    • Park Lane Hotel

    • View of the Park Lane Hotel at Virginia Avenue and South Marion Parkway in the Washington Park neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Houses and automobiles are nearby. A sign on the top of the building reads: "Top of the Park."
    • Lippoldt, Curt, 1897-1961.
    • 1953

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